Barbara Kretlow

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We landed twice: Philae comet probe may have bounced after harpoon failure

<b>London (CNN) —</b> The comet probe Philae may have bounced when it landed, the European Space Agency said Wednesday.<p>It is the first time a soft landing has been achieved on a comet -- but there was a hitch.<p>Comet 67P has a very weak gravity, so anchoring harpoons were designed to shoot into the comet to …

Steve McCurry Retrospective Presents 150 Striking Portraits of People and Cultures Around the World

In his new exhibition <i>Oltre lo Sguardo</i>, acclaimed American photographer Steve McCurry displays 150 of his photos from a career that has spanned over 30 years and countless treks across the globe. McCurry, who is perhaps best known for his iconic <i>Afghan Girl</i> photo, is celebrated for his rich, …

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The Weekend Dish: 10/18/2014

Home > The Weekend Dish > The Weekend Dish: 10/18/2014<p>October 18, 2014 // 4 <i>Comments »</i><p>Happy Saturday to you!<p>I hope your weekend is off to a fabulous …

The Clean Eating 28-Day Plan: A Healthy Cookbook and 4-Week Plan for Eating Clean

• <b>Author:</b> Rockridge Press<p>Eating healthy shouldn’t have to be complicated. When you start a clean eating lifestyle, you’ll discover how easy it can be to adopt permanent healthy changes without sacrificing the joy of eating real food. <i>The Clean Eating 28-Day Plan</i> will introduce you to the six core …

Peppermint Stick Ice Cream with Hot Fudge Sauce

89<p>15<p>Shares 104<p>One of my favorite bakeries anywhere is Baked, located way over yonder, in Red Hook, Brooklyn. It’s a ways to go, since that part of …

Sunday Supper: Oven-Roasted Tomato Sauce With Salami, Olives, and Pecorino

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Everyone needs a go-to dish, whether it's creamy mac and cheese or a properly seared steak. For me, it's tomato sauce made with sweet, oven-roasted cherry tomatoes. It's never failed me, and it's a dish I've made in various configurations depending …

Bay Scallop Chowder Recipe - Creamy Scallop and Bacon Soup

13 Beet Recipes We Love

Salads, soups, condiments—our case for staining everything red

What to Do With Leftover Roasted Vegetables

Roasting is the easiest and fastest way to make any vegetable delicious. Seasonal root vegetables like carrots, turnips, and sweet potatoes take to roasting especially well, as they sweeten and caramelize in the high heat. They make a perfect accompaniment for slow roasted meats (just throw them in …

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4 Wildcard-Winning Recipes

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we announce a new Wildcard winner. It's a recipe that may not have won -- or even been entered in -- a contest, but that we know, love, and can't keep to ourselves. Every other Saturday, we'll review our most recent favorites.</i><p>Thanks to our community, we've got four more …

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Even Today, the Freshness of Your Fish Is Still a Mystery

Plus: Something we can learn from the Japanese about their fish<p>Old timers on Pier 45 in San Francisco can recall when our local King Salmon was split, salted, and packed in barrels, much of it sold exclusively to smokehouses because it was too old to eat fresh. Boats on 9-14 day trips out to sea …

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How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …

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A Haiku or Two, on Bourbon

<i>Haiku52:</i><i><br>Our thoughts on food and cooking</i><i><br>In seventeen beats.</i><p>Sarah:<p>things i’d rather drink:<br>rosé, tequila, rum, gin,<br>dirty street water.<p>Marian:<p>We'd drink it, mixed with<br>ginger, in red cups. "Game Day"<br>was just an excuse.<p><i>Photo by James Ransom</i>

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Crispiest Potato Chips

6 Servings<p>Keys to great potato chips: A lower frying temp gets the moisture out; a vinegar soak ensures they're crisp.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ pounds russet or purple potatoes<p>½ cup distilled white vinegar<p>Vegetable oil (for frying; about 8 cups)<p>Kosher salt or Nori Salt (click for recipe) or …

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Currently Crushing On.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 18, 2014 22<p>{via}<p>this ginger bourbon cider. yes yes yes.<p>this super easy sourdough. SO making it!<p>MY OTHER RECIPES<p>these produce …

33 Braised Meat Recipes to Turn a House Into a Home

Nothing beats a tender braise on a cold day<p>When the temperatures drop and snow starts to fall, we're in full-on braise mode. We'll braise anything, …

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