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How to Make Any Kind of Noodle Salad

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: For lunch this week, use your noodle.</i><p>Like cheese toast and peanut butter, noodles …

51 Dishes You Have To Make Before The End Of Summer

August may be coming to an end, but there’s still plenty of time to make some magical summer food.<p>From the veggies you can still pick up at the farmer’s market ― we’re looking at you, zucchini, eggplant and basil — to the sweet summer fruits and berries that are still hanging around, you’ve still …

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Japanese store Isetan and French concept store Smallable began an exciting collaboration yesterday, celebrating the best in Japanese and European …

​This Language Learning Method Ensures You Never Forget What You Learn

We all like the idea of learning a new language, but the time and effort involved can be off-putting. Gabriel Wyner, who wrote our previous post on …

How The Average American Work Week Compares To The Rest Of The World

Hate to break it to you, but more hours doesn’t mean more productivity.<p>Americans stay chained to their desks and smartphones for long hours, and many view a 40-hour workweek as “slacking.” But are we really getting more quality work done? Not necessarily, according to research from PGi.<p>Korea …

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Peach Crumble Coffee Cake: A Vegan Dessert for Summer

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: This dessert proves that vegans can have their cake -- made with summer's best fruit -- and eat it, too.</i><p>My time with this peachy crumble coffee cake was woefully …

11 Healthy Homemade Hiking Snacks

From healthy granola to spiced nuts, here are 11 homemade hiking snacks to bring on your next outdoor excursion.<p><b>Before you take off for the nearest mountain</b>, in search of a rigorous hike in the wilderness, consider this: What are you gonna eat? We're not talking about a gourmet camping meal in the …

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Campfire Scones

Let’s go camping! I’ll bring the steak to grill, the potatoes to bake, the entire martini bar, and enough bug repellant to upset every bug in a ten …

20 Reasons Why Peanut Butter Is Better Than Your Significant Other

<b>They get along nicely with your BFF, bacon.</b><p>Get the recipe <b>here</b>.<p><b>They don't get jealous when you hang out with other people, because they understand that, sometimes, more is merrier.</b><p><i>Yes, PB Oreos exist.</i><p><b>You can be sure that crazy people didn't participate in their creation and therefore mess them</i> …

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How to Make Perfectly Flaky Biscuits

<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: It's brunch season, which means only one thing -- it's time to perfect your</i> …

Make Better Brownies With Brown Butter (and Double the Chocolate)

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Brownies get no respect.<p>Europe's chocolate tortes are held in high regard, a proud culinary tradition centered around fine chocolate and fine dining. Meanwhile, the humble brownie is seen as little …

Do You Know What Gluten Is?

Photographed By Rockie Nolan.<p>It seems like everyone and their health-conscious mother is avoiding gluten at all costs. But, just how many of them …

20 Tokyo GIFs from around the world

Tokyo is filled with enough lights, sounds, and odd sights to inspire any artist to create something interesting – and that’s exactly what we found …

7 Common Kitchen Disasters -- And How to Avoid Them

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Jessica Goldman Fung, a.k.a Sodium Girl, shows us how to not set your kitchen on fire, plus six more tips for avoiding kitchen disasters.</i><p>We’ve all …

Make Eggs, Have Dinner

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Minimal effort and maximum reward -- here's why you</i> …

How useful is a Japanese passport for visa-free travel compared to other countries?

Japan's passport allows one to travel to most anywhere, though most passports from G7 countries can allow you to travel visa-free almost anywhere.

The incredible shrinking country

A QUIET but constant ticking can be heard from the demographic time bomb that sits beneath the world’s third-largest economy. This week it made a …

7 fresh green soups for chilly spring days: http://thekitc.hn/1fnEpGQ

How to Make Bread Pudding Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: If you have bread and a touch of creativity, you're only a hop, a skip, and a jump away from bread pudding</i> …

You'd never know that these lemon & blueberry scones are gluten-free! Get the recipe: http://thekitc.hn/1mVv7L0

Serious Reads: Four Food Books We're Loving

Consumed: Food for a Finite Planet, by Sarah Elton<p>We don't need another book discussing whether climate change will affect agriculture. Thankfully, this isn't one of those books. Instead, Sarah Elton takes a more forward-thinking approach by analyzing what we—farmers, eaters, and policymakers—can …

Winter-Proof Your Skin

6 Sneaky Ways to Winter-Proof Your Skin<p>Cold weather does NOT have to mean dry, uncomfortable skin<p>Let's face it: Winter is pretty much the worst season when it comes to looking amazing. Your hair is static-y, your summer glow has turned pasty, and your skin is dry pretty much everywhere thanks to a …