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Plays Well With Butter

Grilling is easier than you think. Here's how to start

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A Combine harvesting machine reaps wheat in a field of the Hula valley near the town of Kiryat Shmona in the north of Israel on May 22, 2022. Wheat prices have soared in recent months, driven by the war in Ukraine and a crippling heat wave in India. Jalaa Marey/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Multiple varieties of Jif peanut butter are being recalled after The J.M. Smucker Co. announced a voluntary recall on Friday. The Food and Drug Administration hide caption

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Tyler Merfeld co-owns Toad Style BK in New York and says his restaurant was overwhelmed by the promotion. Manuela Lopez Restrepo/NPR hide caption

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Grubhub offered free lunches in New York City. That's when the chaos began

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COMIC: One Sioux chef's attempt to reclaim Native American cuisine

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Rick Martínez's regional Mexican cookbook Mi Cocina is out now. Ren Fuller/Rick Martínez; Clarkson Potter hide caption

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Rick Martínez brings 'rapture' to the kitchen with his new cookbook 'Mi Cocina'

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Anatolii Kulibaba, 70, discusses challenges getting his farm in Bilka, Ukraine working again after Russians occupied on April 19, 2022. Franco Ordoñez /NPR hide caption

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Russians wreak havoc on Ukrainian farms, mining fields and stealing equipment

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Palestinian women make traditional pastries filled with dates or nuts known as ma'amoul. AFP Contributor/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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For many Arab Muslims celebrating the end of Ramadan, it's not Eid without ma'amoul

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Workers pound the steaming mixture of meat, lentils, wheat and spices with long wooden paddles to give the haleem its signature smooth texture. Sushmita Pathak/NPR hide caption

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This goat and lentil stew is a beloved Ramadan tradition in Hyderabad, India

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Oyster harvester Johny Jurisich empties a dredge filled with oysters onto his boat near Texas City, Texas. Lucio Vasquez/Houston Public Media hide caption

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Oyster reefs in Texas are disappearing. Fishermen there fear their jobs will too

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Peter Reinhart, master baker and James Beard-award winning author of the new book Pizza Quest: My Never-Ending Search For the Perfect Pizza. Peter Taylor/Andrews McMeel Publishing hide caption

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The 'Gandalf of pizza' speaks to the spiritual side of comfort food

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Ira Wallace talks about collard greens at Acorn Community Farm in Mineral, Va. "Purple is a color that develops in the winter much more strongly," Wallace says. Eze Amos for NPR hide caption

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Taco Bell axed the Mexican pizza from its menu to make way for new items, but popular demand brought it back. Joshua Blanchard/Getty Images hide caption

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Taco Bell is bringing back the Mexican pizza — and South Asians are rejoicing

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