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The Healthiest Fast-Food Fried Chicken Sandwiches

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Most fast-food fried chicken sandwiches look pretty much the same. There's a chicken patty, lettuce, and a bun. But like snowflakes, no two chicken sandwiches are the same, at least not in the nutritional department. And thankfully, unlike snowflakes, you've …

Food

An Introduction to Mexico's Best Spirit That Isn't Tequila

And the best bottles to buy, as chosen by expert bartender Ivy Mix.<p>Long before there was tequila, there was mezcal. But only in recent years has the more traditional spirit from Mexico—most easily defined by its smoky flavor—made its way north of the border in large enough quantities so that you'll …

Alcohol

Hill Szrok Public House

The team behind the Broadway Market butchers opens up an Old Street pub with a focus on meat.<p>When a pub has cows on the wallpaper, it’s a statement …

Cacio e Pepe e Roasted Vegetables = The Perfect Bowl of Pasta

When a dinner of cheese and butter and noodles sounds a bit too indulgent, just add roasted veg. Boom.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. *<p>About …

Italian Food

8 Delicious Weeknight Dinners Under 400 Calories

When it comes to weeknight dinners, usually something's gotta give. Maybe you whip up a quick meal, but it's not that healthy. Or you take the time to make a healthy dinner, but it's not that satisfying. But these eight dishes have it all: They're fast, flavorful <i>and</i> fewer than 400 calories per …

Cooking

Coconut panna cotta

<i>I remember the first time I tried a vanilla panna cotta – it felt like a heavenly white chocolate whirlwind! But gallons of cream, sugar and gelatine</i> …

Dessert

Bubble and squeak with poached egg

<i>This classic British brunch dish makes for a delicious lunch or dinner idea for two. Root vegetable mash replaces potato, lending extra sweetness and</i> …

Breakfast

Banoffee Bites

Step 1<p>Boil The Condensed Milk<p>Boil a saucepan of water and add the unopened tin of condensed milk so that it is submerged. Simmer for 4 hours, until …

Buffalo Wing Popcorn Is the Best Recipe We've Ever Made

Watch and learn how to make Bon Appétit's absolute best buffalo wing popcorn just in time for the Super Bowl.<p>When the <i>BA</i> staff encourages a co-worker to quit her job because she's just invented something so amazing, so absolutely life-changing, that she should spend the rest of her days developing …

Cooking

Make *Way* Better Waffles by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Back away from the box of frozen waffles. Make crispy, fluffy, perfect waffles at home—just be sure to avoid these common mistakes.<p>We know what you're thinking: Waffles! How hard can <i>that</i> be to screw up? Well listen: There's a lot that can go wrong with these griddled and golden fluffy frisbees. We …

Breakfast

Chicken Tarragon Pasta Recipe

<i>The perfect midweek dinner, this easy chicken pasta recipe can be prepared in just 15 minutes. If you don't have crème fraîche, use a little cream or</i> …

Cooking

57 Small Things to Do for Yourself This Coming Year

<i>Day 28 of 30 Days of Thoughtful Giving: start something small.</i><p>Raise your hand if you're already worried about drifting from your new year's resolution.<p>The thing with resolutions is that they can be <i>so</i> huge (Run a marathon! Learn to cook! Travel more!) that they can be hard to keep them, let alone …

Tropical fruit pavlovas with ginger cream

<i>Tropical fruits are perfect for adding a tangy burst of flavour and colour during the winter months. This light and refreshing pud brings the best of</i> …

Audio Mixing
Cocktails

Baked Cheesecake

Step 1<p>Make The Base<p>Crush the biscuits into fine crumbs and stir through with the melted butter. Line the bottom of a loose-bottomed baking tin with …

National Geographic Travel

28 Tropical Fruit Recipes that are (Almost) as Good as the Beach

So you can't hop a flight to the Caribbean. At least you can pretend with these recipes for mangoes, pineapples, papayas, and more.<p>Pineapples! Papayas! Mangoes! Lychee! These juicy, sweet-as-candy fruits make us wish we were soaking up rays on the beach. BRB, booking a plane ticket…

Ice Cream

Stock Up on These 10 Essential Kitchen Tools

Say goodbye to that junked-up kitchen drawer and say hello to a world in which all your tools are actually used.<p>At Rustic Canyon wine bar in Santa Monica, everyone in the kitchen keeps their tools organized on a rimmed sheet tray. And, unlike what’s in your junked-up kitchen drawer, everything is …

Santa Monica

Restaurants have 6 menu tricks to get you to spend more money

Restaurant consultant Aaron D. Allen broke down exactly how restaurants try to influence decision making using menu design in a recent LinkedIn post. Allen reveals that nothing on a well-produced menu is random. Instead, everything from colors to the material on which the menu is printed …

Customers

Why Microsoft, Uber And 500 Startups Went To Downtown Cairo

CAIRO — Outside the entrance of the GrEEK Campus, the line to get into the third RiseUp Summit was an hour long at 9 a.m., but everyone was waiting more-or-less patiently.<p>Sobhieh Yaafury had come from Lebanon with her three daughters, 26, 24 and 10. The two older daughters already work in …

Startups

Flour & Ash: restaurant review

If there was a degree in the science of making perfect pizza, the boffins at this Bristol restaurant would ace it<p><b>Flour & Ash,</b> <b>203b Cheltenham Road, Bristol</b> <b>(0117 908 3228).</b> <b>Meal for two, including drinks and service: £40-£60</b><p>Most restaurant chefs exist on a continuum from “feeder” to “nerd”. We all …

Ice Cream

Our Favorite BA Recipes of 2015

The BA recipes we loved most this year.<p>Picking a favorite year-end recipe when you publish a food magazine is like playing favorites with your kids: You're not supposed to do it. But some of the recipes make themselves indispensable, earning the high honors of landing in our everyday meal …

Cooking

One batch of mashed swede, four different recipes

Swedes are never someone’s favourite vegetable. The new season is rarely heralded and yet they remain stout and sturdy workhorses of the English larder. We grow fields of them on Riverford farm, but have to be cautious about their frequency in our weekly veg boxes, as people still find them a …

Mashed

Deliciously Ella's carrot and raisin loaf

This carrot loaf is crammed full of goodness and naturally sweetened with apples, bananas and raisins<p>SERVES<p>Makes 1 loaf<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200g carrots<br>• 4 apples<br>• 2 overripe bananas<br>• 300g oats<br>• 2 tbsp coconut oil, plus a little extra for greasing<br>• 2 tsp cinnamon<br>• 1 tsp vanilla powder<br>• 6 tbsp maple syrup<br>• 150g …

Tea Smoked Chicken Broth with Tetley Green Tea

<i>Working in partnership with Lee Maycock, Vice President of the Craft Guild of Chef’s, we have devised a series of dishes that perfectly complement</i> …

Audi, BMW and Daimler near deal to buy Nokia Here Maps for over €2.5bn

German luxury carmakers Audi, Mercedes-Benz and BMW are looking to bolster their mapping service with the acquisition of Nokia's Here Maps.<p>Audi, a …

Glazed Fried Chicken with Old Bay and Cayenne

8 Servings<p>Three steps to success: A flavorful brine infuses the chicken with seasoning and keeps it juicy, an overnight chill allows the crust to set, and a spicy glaze seals the deal.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chicken<p>9.5 ounces kosher salt (1 cup Morton or 1⅔ cups Diamond Crystal)<p>⅓ cup (packed) …

BBQ

London's best boozy ice-lollies and ice-creams

We're not sure there's anything more refreshing than one of your favourite lolly pops and ice creams laced with alcohol. The boozy trend is sweeping …

29 Chorizo Recipes Because It Makes Everything Taste Better

We love chorizo, and these 29 recipes prove it.<p><b>Chorizo might have to be a favorite</b> when it comes to cured meats if we were forced to choose. Here are all of our favorite chorizo recipes.

Cooking

Spaghetti with Strawberry-Tomato Sauce

4 Servings<p>Considering that tomato is a fruit, the addition of strawberries isn’t that strange in this sauce from Rose's Luxury. The sauce should be quite spicy, which tempers the berries’ sweetness.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil, plus more for drizzling<p>1 28-oz. can whole peeled …

Strawberries