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  1. Taste test: gluten-free brownies

    Taste Test

    Without getting into a debate about who should follow a gluten-free diet, we know it is necessary for people with celiac disease and other similar digestive issues. When a friend served gluten-free brownies at a recent girls' night, I was shocked that I couldn't tell the difference between her batch and my decadent …

  2. Taste test: Worcestershire sauce

    Taste Test

    Just a dash of Worcestershire sauce can make a big splash in a variety of recipes. It's a key ingredient in the Columbia Restaurant's famous 1905 salad, an authentic Caesar salad and a full-bodied Bloody Mary cocktail, to name a few recipes. On its own, the fermented liquid can have an unappealing and even foul smell, …

  3. Taste test: Our judges prefer gingersnaps with a good crunch

    Taste Test

    Each fall, my favorite coffee bar bakes huge gingersnaps topped with shiny crystals of sugar. I prefer them right out of the oven when they are warm and soft. But our panelists are purists when it comes to gingersnaps: They want that snap. We tried nine brands of store-bought gingersnaps. Panelists clearly preferred the …