Carlen Lowe

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4 Day Hong Kong Itinerary: Complete Guide + Macau Day Trip

<b>Life in Hong Kong transcends cultural and culinary borders, such that nothing is truly foreign and nothing doesn’t belong.” ~ Peter Jon …

Hong Kong

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

9 Essential Anime Movies That Aren’t Made by Studio Ghibli

Everyone knows that Studio Ghibli is basically the Disney of anime—universally beloved by viewers of all ages, with exquisitely crafted tales of …

Anime

Review: LEGO’s 7,500-piece Millennium Falcon is the ultimate collector’s item for Star Wars fans

The Millennium Falcon may just be the most well-known vehicle in all of science fiction and beyond. Making its big-screen debut in <i>A New Hope</i> just over 40 years ago, the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy has solidified itself as a cultural icon. And over the past few decades, has been commemorated …

Make Anthony Bourdain’s Favorite Pasta Dish With Just 5 Ingredients, Save Yourself a Trip to Rome

Because a trip to Italy for a single great meal isn't exactly in the cards for all of us.<p>Usually when someone tells us a food is “the greatest thing …

Italy

The ‘Gold Standard’ Meat Sauce

When Marcella Hazan, the cookbook author who revolutionized the way Americans cook Italian food, died in September 2013, The Times asked readers to submit their favorites of her recipes. Many wrote in to sing the praises of her famous (and contentious) red sauce made with just four ingredients — …

Italian Food

Best Magnetic Car Mounts for Samsung Galaxy Phones 2018

It's pretty much illegal anywhere you go to hold onto your phone while you drive, so your best bet is to get a great car mount. But certain mounts …

Operating Systems

29 Warm Dinners That Take Only 30 Minutes to Get on the Table

When it’s getting colder out and you’ve had a busy day, there’s nothing like ending the evening with a piping hot meal. But if said hot meal takes …

Cooking

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Replay Video<p>SETTINGS<p>OFF<p>HD<p>HQ<p>SD<p>LO<p><i>Video provided by Dailymotion</i><p>Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from …

Spruce Up Your Car With These 10 Great Aftermarket Wheels

If you're a car enthusiast and want to make your vehicle stand out, aftermarket wheels are a great way to do so. You can spend as little as a couple …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Secret to Reading Sake Labels

2 minute Read<p>Sake is often misunderstood. To many Americans, the Japanese beverage is only consumed hot or dropped into a beer after pounding the …

A Week On The Wrist: The Grand Seiko Spring Drive Snowflake SBGA211

The Grand Seiko Spring Drive SBGA011 is better known to Grand Seiko fans simply as the "Snowflake," and it's probably the single most iconic model …

Watches

The Creamy Cashew Sauce We're Putting On All Our Roasted Veg

You're gonna want to lick it off the plate.<p>After 10 years of strict veganism, my husband, Jason, decided to add fish back into his diet. This was (is) a huge deal for me, an omnivore, and I dove right into cooking all the fish in all the ways. Suddenly, there were so many possibilities… fish sauce, …

Spices

5 Easy Freezer Marinades Perfect for Chicken or Pork

While marinades are brilliant at turning cuts of meat that can often dry out when cooked into flavorful, moist meals, it's easy to forget to plan …

Whole Grain

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

The thing that makes you a "morning person" or a "night owl" isn't an arbitrary preference or tendency. It's something that's fundamentally part of your biological makeup — and something that we ignore at our own peril.<p>On Monday, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the …

Nobel Prize

Everything You Wanted to Know About Osso Buco - Chowhound

<i>Osso buco</i> sounds much fancier than “bone with a hole,” doesn’t it? But that’s what it means, and there is indeed a round, marrow-filled bone in the …

A Beginner's Guide to Sake - Chowhound

Well, this is embarrassing. I’ve spent the better part of the last five years building a career as a sommelier, studying wine as well as key …

The true story behind England’s tea obsession

A stiff upper lip and an almost genetic love of tea are what makes the English English. Except that the latter was actually influenced by a Portuguese woman.<p>Imagine the most English-English person you can think of. Now I’m fairly certain that no matter what picture you just conjured up, that person …

European Travel

Chicken Escabèche

4 servings<p>You know what your Tuesday-night chicken wants? An irresistible tangy-sweet bath.<p>September 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon cumin seeds<p>1 tablespoon coriander seeds<p>⅓ cup plus 2 Tbsp. olive oil<p>1 medium onion, chopped<p>1 medium carrot, peeled, chopped<p>6 garlic cloves, smashed<p>1 bay leaf<p>⅔ cup …

Bay Leaf

Six Sri Lankan-style curry recipes using British summer veg

Two months ago today, I got married by the sea. The sun shone, the wind most certainly blew, we ate fish and chips and danced the night away to the soundtrack of a Beach Boys cover band. Two days later, we boarded a plane to Sri Lanka for our honeymoon and embarked on what can only be described as …

Coconut

The Afghan Files: Defence leak exposes deadly secrets of Australia's special forces

Defence leak exposes deadly secrets of Australia's special forces<p>Hundreds of pages of secret defence force documents leaked to the ABC give an …

Afghanistan

This Saucy, Speedy Beef & Broccoli Stir-Fry Will Ruin You For All Others

My mother is one of those amazing, self-taught cooks who never uses any recipes or measurements, which is wonderful if you’re eating her food, but frustrating if you’re trying to learn how to cook like her.<p>One year, I decided to try to document some my favorite recipes of hers. I shadowed her when …

Chinese Dipping Sauce Recipes

Are you looking for a good dip? Have you run out of ideas for a delicious sauce to go with your appetizers or party snacks? This article contains …

This Indian Cauliflower Recipe is Surpisingly Easy to Master

Chef Tommy Miah shares this delicious cauliflower recipe with us – this Indian preparation gives the everyday veggie a sexy makeover! Tommy Miah …

Cauliflower

Chicken Wings with Explosive Chile Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>How to Store Wings<p>For wings, follow the same rules as any other type of poultry. Ensure that chicken remains in its original packaging (which …

Why The Negroni Should Be Your 2017 Summer Cocktail

Ah, the Negroni. The cocktail so good Ernest Hemingway named one of his nine dogs down in Havana after it. It’s an absolute classic drink — every bartender worth her salt has mastered it and every barfly has learned to love it.<p>Negronis are devilishly simple to make with only five ingredients — gin, …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue