Alex Uscilla

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16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

26 Make-Ahead Foods Perfect For A Spring Picnic

♫ Going on a picnic, leaving right away. ♫

13 Places In Italy Every Wine Lover Needs To Put On Their Bucket List

5 minute Read<p>Sure France is a great place to visit for a wine lover, but we’d argue that no place is more magical and transporting than a trip to …

12 Makeup Faves You Didn’t Know Were on YouTube

YouTube is our digital BFF for showing us what’s hot in the beauty and hair world and how to make it work for us. From cute everyday looks to minimal or completely bold looks — along with many tips and tricks for specific products — these channels have everything you need to look your best. We’re …

The Chemistry of Whisky

click to enlarge<p>Whisky is one of the world’s most popular spirits, and comes in many different classes and types. The character and flavour of these …

21 Delicious Ways To Eat Asparagus

Team spear-it.

How to: Chop an Onion & Introduction of a New Series on Cookin' Canuck

<i>Do you dread chopping onions for a recipe? This step-by-step tutorial shows you how to chop an onion in minutes!</i><p>One of my plans for the new year …

20 Everyday Superfoods You Should add to Your Grocery List NOW!

Alright Green Monsters, like the rest of us, you are bombarded with news everyday telling you what is healthy and what isn’t. Even for those of us …

21 Tempting Mug Cakes That Are Way Easy to Make

When it comes to quick cooking and baking, we have options. But when even our go-to hacks take too long we’re all about two pretty low-tech tools: a mug and the microwave. This collection of 21 mug cakes employs both to yield tempting treats in practically no time at all. Whether you’re an …

6 Inexpensive Ingredients That Every Home Cook Needs

Cooking on a budget is a reality for many people, but it can lead to bland meals of plain fried eggs and buttered pasta. Luckily, even one extra …

3 Easy Breakfasts You Can Make Anytime, Anywhere

You want breakfast, but you also want to sleep 10 more minutes. You want something for on the go, but not a banana and PowerBar. It’s an age-old …

Cherry Tomato Frittata with Fresh Thyme | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Bring a little ray of sunshine to a cold February morning with this cheerful frittata. Enjoy the frittata warm, at room temperature or even cold, for breakfast, for lunch or with crusty bread and a green salad for a simple dinner. We use thyme here, but tarragon or other herbs would be great</b> …

7 Super Seeds that Will Change Your Health

Anna Hunt, <i>Staff Writer</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Sometimes, the best things come in small packages.<p>Nutrient-dense seeds are finally starting to get the attention …

Spring Vegetarian Freezer Menu Vol. 10

3 Breakfasts<p>4 Lunches<p>8 Dinners<p>Barbecue tempeh topped with colorful slaw and crispy tofu slathered in rhubarb chutney taste of the warmer days ahead. …

Cooking

7 Braise-Worthy Meat Recipes to Make for Dinner

Braising is one of the easiest ways to create a high-quality, five-star dish that is worthy of any dinner table. Simply select a cut of meat, coat it …

Cooking should be fun,these 24 products make it so

We share recipes here all the time and one of the biggest requests we get is to start sharing tools that will improve your home cooking. We thought …

Is This The New Avocado Toast?

Kristen Miglore<p><i>Every week — often with your help — Food52's senior editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of …

How to make a smoothie, plus 5 healthy smoothie recipes

Here is everything you need to know about how to make a smoothie! From easy ingredients to super food extras, you’ll find all the information you …

Blogs | Food & Wine

They're just doing their best!<p>Wolfdown, Bites & Bashes, and Makani go beyond traditional bulgogi and bo ssam.<p>The company says plastic straws will be …

Food

How to Make Pasta in 2015: The New Rules of Pasta

Here’s how to make pasta in 2015.<p>Sorry, pesto and <i>pomodoro</i>, we love you, but the rules have changed. Grated horseradish instead of Parmigiano? Why not? Chopped shrimp instead of sausage? Bring it on. Here’s how to make pasta in 2015.<p>Rule No. 1<p>To rethink <i>ragù,</i> just add horseradish<p>Pork, beef, veal? Not …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Dandelion Greens, In Season in March

How to buy, store, and cook dandelion greens, in season in March.<p>Bitter dandelion greens aren't the easiest leafy green to get right (they can veer toward ultra-bitter)—but when you do, they are <i>so right</i>. They play well with all things creamy, tangy, salty, and sweet, and their aggressive flavor is …

Vinaigrette

Your Favorite Easy Breakfasts for Guests

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Meals for guests shouldn't be stressful. Here are your best suggestions for</i> …

5 Weeknight Dishes Great for March, From Twice-Baked Potatoes to Pork Chops

Pork chop perfection, weeknight cake (!), a meaty take on lentils, and more wonderful ways to liven up your dinner table.<p></head>Pork chop perfection, weeknight cake (!), a meaty take on lentils, and more wonderful ways to liven up your dinner table:<p>Starch de Triomphe<p>Double-baking means double the …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In March

Hang in there.

Review - Glenmorangie 'Tùsail'

This whisky is a brand new single malt from Glenmorangie and is the latest release in its popular annual <i>Private Edition</i> series. The sixth expression, …

The Peatiest whisky in the world - the Octomore

I am so incredibly grateful that I didn’t get a chance to taste this until now, I would have liked it for reasons I’d be ashamed of now.<p>There is so …

Travel (South Africa)

The Meatball Recipe to Conquer All Others

Few things make you feel better about the world than a great meatball covered with sauce. Straight from Philly, the best we've ever had. Test out this life-changing meatball recipe yourself.<p><b>How to Make the Best Meatballs</b><p><i>Chef Shane Solomon, Pizzeria Stella, Philadelphia</i><p>Meat mix: 1 lb ground beef (80 …

7 Healthier Ways to Make Restaurant and Pub Foods at Home

Quintessential pub fare consists of hearty sandwiches, cheesy appetizers, and fried entrees that are packed with fat, calories, and unhealthy …