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Best of 2016

What Celebrities Taught Us About Food in 2016

We made sausages with Seth Rogen, tasted spices with Padma Lakshmi, and tried Dexter Holland's and Danny Trejo's hot sauces, among other things.
Hilary Pollack
Make this

This Creamy AF Gazpacho Has a Secret Ingredient

Gail Simmons' magical gazpacho recipe has a beautifully creamy, velvety texture, and is topped with garlicky shrimp.
Munchies Staff
Make it

Make This Ground Cherry Cocktail While You Still Can

Head down to the farmer’s market and pick up some ground cherries before they’re completely out of season, and make this mind-blowing cocktail courtesy of Gail Simmons.
Munchies Staff
Dirty Work

Dirty Work: Gail Simmons Goes 'Top Chef' on the MUNCHIES Test Kitchen

In this installment of Dirty Work, <i>Top Chef</i> judge and all-around food queen Gail Simmons stops by to make a simple lunch that quickly turns elaborate.
Matthew Zuras

Grilled Lamb with Summer Vegetables Recipe

Gail Simmons shows us her favorite way to enjoy lamb chops. Hint: the key is in the marinade.
Gail Simmons

Marcona Almond Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Use marcona almonds, the fanciest of nuts, to make your gazpacho extra creamy without any dairy.
Gail Simmons

Listen to ‘MUNCHIES: The Podcast’ with ‘Top Chef’ Judge Gail Simmons

On the latest episode of the MUNCHIES Podcast, we talk to <i>Top Chef</i> judge Gail Simmons about her thoughts on the contemporary food world that the reality TV show helped to create.
Helen Hollyman
New York

Watch Gail Simmons of 'Top Chef' Eat and Drink NYC's Best in Chef's Night Out

Gail Simmons of Bravo's Top Chef and Food & Wine takes us out to some of her favorite NYC spots for mussel toast, Vietnamese shrimp, and a 30-shot whiskey pour.
Gail Simmons