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The Remarkable Ambition and Chaos of Ferran Adrià's ElBulli Lab

Chef Ferran Adria quite literally wants to change the world.<p>Here are some of the things <b>Ferran Adrià's ElBulli Lab</b> brings to mind, in no particular order: Willy Wonka, Willy Loman, <i>Middlemarch</i>, <i>The Big Lebowski</i>, Ray Bradbury, <i>Marat/Sade</i>, <i>Going Clear</i>, <i>Gulliver's Travels</i>, community theater, and a …

How Restaurants Keep You Coming Back for More

You know when a restaurant is so great you want to come back immediately? That's not accidental.<p><i>Welcome to our weekly recap of Bravo’s Best New Restaurant, where we share our unapologetically opinionated musings on the ups and downs of dining out. This week, we’re taking a look at episode no. 8:</i> …

Food & Dining

How to Make the Best Brisket (and Why It Makes Excellent Leftovers)

Red wine-braised brisket has all the makings of a family classic.<p>We’ve been on a bit of a bender lately. A meat bender, that is. Last week we were all about the meatloaf. And now we're diving directly into a pot of big, beautiful, beefy, braised brisket. Whether you make this for a crowd, for a …

Cooking

Episode 6: Comfort Food and the State of the Drinking World

Adam and Bon Appétit food director Carla Music talk about our favorite comfort foods: soups, braises, and mac & cheese. Then, Adam, restaurant & drinks editor Andrew Knowlton, and bartender Damon Boelte discuss the state of the bar industry, how to make the perfect martini, and much more.<p>In the …

Comfort Food

Everything You Need to Know About Summer Desserts

<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: From ice-cold cakes to warm, crisp crumbles, here's how to make the most of summer sweets.</i><p>Summer is truly the season of sweets. Our freezers are …

Recipes

FOH Wire

Fast-casual restaurants looking to increase their check average may find inspiration at Colorado-based <b>Noodles & Co.</b> According to Businessweek, the chain has hired "a free-floating server whose job is to <b>tempt guests to order dessert, beer, wine, and coffee</b>." The company plans to launch the program …

The Unofficial Comfort Foods of Every State in America

America is a nation of comfort foods. The bigger and heartier, the better.<p>America is a nation of comfort foods. The bigger and heartier, the better. We've chronicled them for a while in our Fat Kid Friday pieces, but there's only so much you can do once a week. So, instead, we decided to look at …

Hot Springs

Chefs are Making Luxe Chips with High-End Ingredients

First, cooks went crazy making oversize chicharrones (deep-fried pork skins); now, they’re exploring other chips.<p>First, cooks went crazy making …

Great Burger Seasonings

All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this …