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Spectacular Bloody Marys from a Star Chef

Chef Gavin Kaysen's restaurant opens later this year. Here, he shares his outrageously delicious tomato water Bloody Mary recipe.<p>Chef Gavin Kaysen's …

7 Sweet Ways to Use Pistachios

Though almonds and walnuts receive their fair share of admiration, the bright, funky pistachio is arguably the most versatile nut in your pantry. Great as a snack on their own, these nuts can also coat meat and poultry, dress up a simple sandwich, and upgrade any and every dessert.<p>Today, we're …

Dessert

Weekend Getaway: Two Perfect Days in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is the ideal West Coast weekend escape. Thanks to its close proximity to San Diego, Los Angeles, and Phoenix, this desert resort city was basically made for vacations and getaways! But with over 130 spas and resorts and almost as many dining spots plus loads of historical, natural and …

5 Great Travel Alternatives to a Beach Vacation

Summer Festival in Milwaukee (Flickr: EMR )<p>There are many good reasons why beach vacations are such an obvious choice for families. The things that make them up -- water, sky, and sand -- are elemental. No matter what beach town you choose to visit, it's sure to have a casual, laid-back …

Cooking Off the Cuff: A Simple Way to Jazz up Your Scallops

Lest anyone get the wrong idea, let me stipulate immediately that good fresh scallops don't need much gussying up. They don't even need cooking if they've come into the kitchen alive in their shells. That said, scallops are the focus of many memorable fancier dishes too: Think of the much-imitated …

Recipes

Chocolate-Caramel Cake with Sea Salt

Mayonnaise in the batter isn’t as weird as it sounds—it’s just eggs and oil, after all. It’s also why this cake is so moist.<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1¾ teaspoons baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon baking soda<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>…

Dessert

Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Oregano

Ingredients<p>1 lemon<p>4 large or 8 small skin-on, boneless chicken thighs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 teaspoons olive oil, divided<p>3 sprigs oregano<p>1 tablespoon minced shallot<p>1/2 garlic clove, minced<p>1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>1/4 cup dry white wine (such as Sauvignon Blanc)<p>1/2 …

Recipes

Material world: how Google discovered what software is made of

“It is a sufficiently advanced form of paper as to be indistinguishable from magic.”<p>Matias Duarte, vice president of design at Google, is telling me about the central principle of Material Design. It’s the unifying metaphor behind Google’s new design direction, providing a unified set of physics …