L.V. Anderson L.V. Anderson

L.V. Anderson is a Slate assistant editor. She edits Slate's food and drink sections and writes Brow Beat's recipe column, You're Doing It Wrong. 

Brow Beat
May 30 2014 10:15 AMPeople Still Say They “Went to College in Boston,” Meaning Harvard? Please Stop Doing This.
Slate Plus
May 28 2014 9:17 AMKings County CuisineSlate-sters dish on their favorite Brooklyn restaurants.
Brow Beat
May 23 2014 9:03 AMQuinoa Is Boring. But You Can Fix That.
Brow Beat
May 20 2014 12:30 PMThe Right Way to Make a White Wine Spritzer Is on a Train
Brow Beat
May 15 2014 9:04 AMThe Kale-Brussels Sprout Hybrid Is Less Exciting Than It Seems
Brow Beat
May 14 2014 11:46 AMWhat’s the Difference Between Seltzer and Club Soda? Soda Water and Sparkling Water?
Books
May 9 2014 4:04 PMDuncan Hines Was a Real GuyAnd the cake-mix magnate was kind of a jerk.
Brow Beat
May 8 2014 11:16 AMStop Describing Your Diet as “Clean Eating”
Brow Beat
May 2 2014 4:30 PMRefried Beans Aren't Actually Fried Twice. But They Are Delicious and Easy to Make.
Feed the World
May 1 2014 7:34 AMWhat if Everyone in the World Became a Vegetarian?Calculating the chaos and the changed climate.
Brow Beat
April 23 2014 2:52 PMWhat Happens When You Take the Exclamation Points Out of a Guy Fieri Menu
Brow Beat
April 18 2014 12:12 PMYear of No Sugar Reads Like a How-To Manual for an Eating Disorder
Brow Beat
April 15 2014 12:48 PMHow to Step up Your Egg-Cracking Game, Just in Time for Passover
Moneybox
April 10 2014 8:03 PMNo, France Did Not Just Ban Workers From Answering Emails After 6 P.M.
Brow Beat
April 8 2014 4:38 PMCronut Inventor Shows How Not to Apologize for a Mouse Infestation
Brow Beat
May 29 2014 11:05 AMThe One Piece of Equipment You Need to Make Great Lemonade at Home
Brow Beat
May 26 2014 9:58 AMMaker of “Tuscan Garden Hummus” Demands Stricter Hummus Labeling Laws
Brow Beat
May 20 2014 1:03 PMIs McDonald’s Creepy New Mascot Meant to Scare Kids Away From Fruits and Vegetables?
Brow Beat
May 19 2014 9:08 AMShould Restaurants Charge People Who Make Reservations and Don’t Show Up?
Technology
May 15 2014 7:26 AMBon AppCan technology help you and your friends choose a restaurant?
Brow Beat
May 13 2014 10:11 AMThe Right Way to Peel Ginger   
Brow Beat
May 9 2014 9:05 AMAre Smoothies Healthy? Who Cares?
Brow Beat
May 5 2014 1:34 PMThe Right Way to Wrap a Burrito  
Brow Beat
May 1 2014 9:10 AMTaco Bell’s Seasoned Meat Is Only 88 Percent Beef. It Should Be Way, Way Less.
Brow Beat
April 24 2014 8:03 AMHow to Make Decent Bagels Even if You Don’t Live in New York
Brow Beat
April 22 2014 2:38 PMKneading Bread Dough Is Easy. But How Do You Know When to Stop Kneading?
Brow Beat
April 17 2014 8:17 AMThe One Ingredient That Turns Pretty Good Homemade Indian Food Into Amazing Homemade Indian Food
Brow Beat
April 11 2014 3:50 PMHow to Make Bananas Foster Better Than the New Orleans Original
Brow Beat
April 10 2014 7:51 PMThe Most Amazing Rust Cohle Impression We’ve Ever Seen
Brow Beat
April 7 2014 6:04 PMWhat to Use Instead of Limes During the Lime Shortage

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