Test Kitchen

grilled steak tongs

Steak 101: Buying Guide

Many popular cuts go by multiple names, which can make a trip to the butcher more than a little confusing. To the rescue? This meaty guide to three common steaks and their long list of aliases. Will the real ribeye please stand up?

Castelvetrano olive

Know Your Olives

What’s the difference between a Castelvetrano and a Kalamata? Plenty! Use this guide to five of the most popular olives—with flavors ranging from mild to hoo-boy!—and you’ll never again be stymied at the supermarket olive bar.