Amber Clark

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At Happy Stony Noodle, a Childhood Favorite Anchors the Menu

On every table at Happy Stony Noodle sits a bowl of suan cai, pickled mustard greens, dark and minerally, fermented and then flopped in a wok with sesame oil, garlic, dried onion and a flick of sugar. The chef, Chih Shen Hsu, calls it “Chinese kimchi.” It’s a condiment, to be spooned into soup or …

Two Spicy, Saucy Reasons to Ditch the Wings on Super Bowl

Buffalo wings were invented on March 4, 1964 when a bartender and his friends got hungry. His name was Dominic Bellissimo and he worked at the now-iconic Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New York. Bellissimo asked his mother, Teressa, to make a snack. So she deep-fried chicken pieces, usually reserved for …

Blue Cheese

The Sound and the Fury of Meat Loaf: ‘I Am Not a Rock Star’

As it turns out, in the hill country west of Austin, in a big-ass house in a big-ass gated community, the singer known as Meat Loaf is hanging in …

DJ Found Guilty of Groping Taylor Swift Lands Mississippi Radio Job

David Mueller, the radio DJ found guilty of groping Taylor Swift, received a new job co-hosting a morning show in Mississippi, the <i>Daily News</i> reports. …

Tapas Are Worth a Wait at Divisadero’s Newest Hot Spot

If Adriano Paganini opens it, they will come. Almost immediately, there they were, swarms of diners willing to wait the quoted two hours for a table. It made me wonder: Before Barvale, where were all these people? Maybe hovering for a seat at Nopa, across the street? Maybe overpaying at Barcino, …

How The Elusive 'Buckingham Nicks' Established Stevie Nicks' Songwriting Voice

On Oct. 26, 2016 — the opening night of her 24 Karat Gold tour, in Phoenix — Stevie Nicks announced something that gave the audience pause: She was about to sing "Crying in the Night," a song she hadn't performed since 1973.<p>She did the math out loud: "'73, '83, '93, 2003, 2013, '14, '15, '16 — that …

Make These Blankets, Pig Out on Game Day

We have Betty Crocker to thank for pigs in a blanket. Reliable, adorable, crowd-pleasing pigs in a blanket. Thanks, Betty! She published the first known recipe in her 1957 book, <b>Cook Book for Boys and Girls</b> (there called “pigs in blankets”). They went on to become the party food to end all party …

Pigs

Quincy Jones Talks Taylor Swift, His 22 Girlfriends and Donald Glover

No topic was off-limits in a new, wide-ranging interview with Quincy Jones, one of music’s most prolific producers, artists, entrepreneurs and …

Lorde Shares Post-Grammys Message: “Thank You for Believing in Female Musicians”

Lorde’s night at the Grammys was surrounded by controversy. She was the only female Album of the Year nominee—a category won by Bruno Mars—and she was allegedly the only nominee in that category who wasn’t invited to give a solo performance. When asked about Lorde’s absence from the show, Grammys …

Beef and Onions, Made Better With Beer

Gently cooked onions, simmered in butter or oil until they collapse in a golden-brown heap, need very little help to become a meal.<p>Add broth and some toasted bread, and they become a soothing soup. Scoop them onto pizzas or stir them into risotto or pasta, and they shine sweetly against the plainer …

Onions

20 Wines Under $20: Touring the World, Familiar to Obscure

Wine comes in seemingly endless varieties, from a growing number of places and in countless styles. While the choices may sometimes seem overwhelming, they also present a wonderful opportunity for pleasure and experimentation.<p>On a recent expedition through a handful of Manhattan shops, I found …

The activists who asked Lorde to cancel her Israel show are being sued

Two New Zealand writers who penned an open letter to Lorde urging her to cancel her upcoming Tel Aviv concert are being sued by an Israeli rights organisation, the <i>AP</i> report.<p>Justine Sachs and Nadia Abu-Shanab, who have Jewish and Palestinian heritage respectively, published an article in <i>The Spinoff</i> …

A Satisfying Soup From the Italian Pantry

Some soups are delicate, light and refreshing, served as the prelude to a meal. Others, like this one, are hearty and nourishing meals in themselves. It is not precisely a soup, but a soupy concoction of potatoes and pasta, known throughout Italy as pasta e patate.<p>This is an example of the …

Recipes

Not-Quite-52 Genius Super Bowl Snacks

I tried to gather up 52 Genius Super Bowl snack recipes for a super-sized game day party—and I almost made it. The snacks below include Dips, Wings & Other Bite-Sized Salty Things, Heftier Meal-Like Snacks, a few token Actual Vegetables, and lots of Cookies & Other Desserts to Eat with Your Hands. …

Chocolate Chip Cookies