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Julia Child introduced Americans to French cuisine

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For Stanley Tucci, food is like religion — and cancer almost took it away

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The new book 'Taste Makers' celebrates 7 immigrant women who shaped American cuisine

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Producers plan to tap 7 million more maple trees to meet syrup demand. Robert F. Bukaty/AP hide caption

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Canada taps into strategic reserves to deal with massive shortage ... of maple syrup

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Indigenous tribes push to preserve Native American food culture

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This cranberry sauce recipe calls for orange zest as well as orange liqueur like Grand Marnier. Steve Klise/America's Test Kitchen hide caption

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Here's an America's Test Kitchen recipe for keeping Thanksgiving (cranberry) saucy

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Quebec Maple Syrup Producers to tap into maple syrup reserves after poor harvest

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Thanksgiving is a day at the beach — quite literally — for young Liberians. Above, the beach in West Point is a sandy playing field for soccer lovers. Tommy Trenchard for NPR hide caption

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Down North Pizza employee Myles Jackson presents a pie from the oven. Kimberly Paynter/WHYY hide caption

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Former inmates are cooking up some of Philly's best pizza

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This Thanksgiving, let science help you roast a tastier turkey

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Samantha Seneviratne says her maple cream pie is very, very forgiving. Julia Gartland hide caption

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These 3 Thanksgiving recipes offer a stress-free menu for your holiday gathering

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Mama Stamberg's cranberry relish recipe. Ariel Zambelich/Ariel Zambelich hide caption

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A U.S. Thanksgiving tradition is lost on 2 former members of The Cranberries

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While a thermometer will tell you if oil is hot enough for frying, scientists say the sound a wet chopstick makes when dipped into the oil will, too. Jason Kempin/Getty Images hide caption

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How do you know if your oil is hot enough to deep fry? Use your ears

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