The Kitchen Scientist

Do You Really Need to Wash Rice? Nik Sharma Has Thoughts.

Rice

Do You Really Need to Wash Rice? Nik Sharma Has Thoughts.

It’s a quick step, but is it worth it? This month’s Kitchen Scientist breaks down the whys and hows.

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Coffee

Could Salt Make Coffee Taste Better?

We asked cookbook author and molecular biologist Nik Sharma. The answer depends on a lot—including your genetics.

Kitchen Hacks

This Strawberry-Washing Hack Is All Over the Internet. But Does It Work?

This technique trended on TikTok as a way to draw out bugs (eek!). Cookbook author and molecular biologist Nik Sharma puts it to the test.

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