Brian Gray

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Yotam Ottolenghi’s tamarind recipes

The sharp and sweet acidity of the tamarind fruit is a much-loved tool of Indian and Pakistani cooks, as well as other parts of Asia and the Middle East. But it has never become a key player in western larders, which is a shame, because it shouldn’t be restricted to one cuisine. I often interchange …

Tamarind

Yotam Ottolenghi’s barbecue recipes

Every year, I end up testing barbecue recipes in the rain, with an umbrella balanced precariously on one shoulder, but this year’s mission coincided with the hottest April week in 70 years. Barbecue sales doubled, supermarkets ran out of burgers, rosé and sun cream, and I leapt on the balmy …

Barbecue Recipes

Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp Recipe

"Lime and tequila-marinated shrimp grilled on skewers make an easy appetizer to enjoy all summer."<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons lime juice<p>2 tablespoons …

Grilling

13 Moroccan-Inspired Recipes You Should’ve Tried, Like, Yesterday

Stock up your spice rack and get cooking.<p>If you’re not already cooking Moroccan-inspired food in your kitchen, one taste of the fragrant, fiery, …

Cooking

This Mouth-Watering Coffee Rub Brisket Will Elevate Any Barbecue

Nothing beats a homemade barbecue brisket, and we’ve got a new recipe from our friends at Traeger Grills to share with you.<p>This coffee rub brisket …

BBQ

USGS Volcano Hazards Program Movie

This video of Halema‘uma‘u lava lake from this evening shows the agitated lake surface caused by intemittent rock falls. Falling rocks are common …

Natural Disasters

7 Chefs on Their Favorite Way to Cook Asparagus

When spring rolls around and the weather finally shifts from cold and icy to warm and breezy, farmers markets are our favorite place to be. One …

Country Lifestyle

This 3-part plank series from Jennifer Garner’s trainer fires up your abs from every angle

When you do even a simple, standard plank, you <i>know</i> a case of sore abs is in your near future. But when you decide to let Jennifer Garner‘s trainer …

Workouts

Make this Mexican street corn for the ultimate BBQ side

Tacos, gorditas and just about every other tortilla-wrapped delight can be found on city streets all over Mexico. But one of the most delicious – and …

Mexico

20 Free DIY Raised Garden Bed Plans & Ideas You Can Build in a Day

2. The No-Frills Garden Bed<p>So maybe you aren’t looking for a unique design. Maybe you just want something that will keep your plants organized and …

Gardening

15 Best Affordable Pinot Noir

Looking for an affordable bottle of Pinot Noir? Here, F&W's wine expert Ray Isle lists 15 great bottles—all under $20.<p>1 of 15<p>2014 The Pinot Project …

Farm-to-table

San Diego’s Downtown Earthquake Fault, Kept Quiet For Years, Now Surfaces

San Diego government agencies discovered an active earthquake fault nearly 10 years ago on the downtown waterfront, yet they didn’t alert the public.

California

15 Incredible Swimming Holes in Northern California

There are so many great rivers, lakes, and ponds to escape to in Northern California, but these hidden gems stand out beyond the rest.<p>Jump from …

Hiking

9 Cheeses You've Never Heard of But Need to Try Immediately

Even if you're a self-proclaimed cheese lover, odds are you could still stand expand your cheese horizons. If you’re limiting yourself to the safety …

Breakfast

Beer-Battered Chicken Nuggets Will Ruin You For All Others

It’s the 1950s. We’re in New York, upstate, Cornell University, some building, downstairs, in the basement. Dr. Robert Baker is running a poultry lab. As <b>Time</b> described it decades later: “Foreseeing the revolutionary possibility of processed foods, which were already reaping big dividends for pork …

Chile-Lime Corn With Feta and Cilantro

For the mayonnaise: In a blender, combine 1⁄4 cup of the olive oil, the egg yolk, lemon juice, and salt. Put the remaining 3⁄4 cup olive oil in a …

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Easy 9x13 Cobbler Recipes That'll Make Sure Everyone Gets Seconds

Because if we're being honest, the 8x8 is never really enough.<p>Though cobblers may be seen as an easy Southern classic, it takes the perfect balance …

All-inclusive holidays are back: here are 30 of the best for 2018

The rise and rise of the all-inclusive holiday is often hailed as a success that had to be rescued from its insalubrious birth pangs in the Nineties.<p>It was then that the big sun and sand tour operators started marketing low-cost packages to the Caribbean as a way of appealing to families who wanted …

10 Salads That Won't Wilt in the Fridge Right Way

A salad that can hold up in the fridge for a few days is a beautiful thing. Not only does it make weekday lunches easier (because you can make one …

Food

We Tasted 14 Fancy Butters, and This Is the Best One

But you probably wouldn't be sad about most of them.<p>Butter is great. This is probably not news to you. It makes things taste good. But to me, there …

Dessert

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 13<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 13<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

Cumin-Lime Roasted Chickpeas Is a Crunchy Fiber-Packed Snack

Preparation<p>Pre-heat oven to 400 F.<br>• Rinse and drain chickpeas and blot with a paper towel to remove all moisture. Don’t skip this step or your …

Chickpeas

Colorfully Textured Buttercream Cakes Frosted to Look Like Fuzzy Shag Rugs

With a background in event planning and a passion for design, Los Angeles-based baker Alana Jones-Mann creates custom cakes that double as delightful works of edible art. In addition to conventional cake-decorating themes like flowers and festive holidays, Jones-Mann has also found inspiration in …

Home Decorating

35 Reasons Why Tonight's Dinner Should Be a Sandwich

Somewhere along the line, the sandwich got defined as lunch food. That's a shame, because if you stuff good bread with enough hearty, flavorful …

Cooking

Salted-Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Epi associate editor Emily Johnson liked her family cookie recipe, but thought it could be even better. So she started making it with butter instead …

Dessert

Kirkland Signature Napa County Cabernet Sauvignon – Punches Well Above Its Price Point

<b>Our latest Costco pick! Plus learn the difference between Napa Valley and Napa County wine.</b>Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa County, California.The wine …

Napa Valley

17 Inspiring Quotes From Stephen Hawking

Sadly, Stephen Hawking died today at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, this morning Hawking passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live after he was …

Physics

How 6 Chefs Doctor Up Canned Tomatoes

Use the pantry staple to make everything from an easy salsa fresca to a creamy—yet vegan!—tomato soup.<p>It’s not always easy to get beautiful, ripe tomatoes that taste as if they were picked on a warm August morning. Which is why, for at least 75 percent of the year, we rely on canned tomatoes—which …

Tomatoes

Bordeaux 2015 Vintage Sets Record for 100-point Wines

Out of more than a thousand 2015 Bordeaux wines tasted, five were awarded a perfect 100-point score, setting a new Wine Enthusiast record for the …