Fettuccine Alfredo - Detail - © daringgourmet.com

I always have a couple of packs of plain Cream Cheese on hand, in case of emergencies. This trusty sidekick has gotten me out of more kitchen tight spots over the years than I can count. Inside that unassuming foil wrapper there’s a solution to just about every culinary conundrum you can imagine…

Stuffing Chips - © Michael Moss - Salt Sugar Fat Book

Researchers have, for the first time, looked into what the scientific community calls ‘hyper-palatable’ foods; foods that combine ingredients apt to light up people’s brain-reward neural circuitry and overpower mechanisms that are supposed to signal when we’ve had enough to eat…