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This Man Knows All of Tokyo’s Food Secrets

This dude has impressed Anthony Bourdain, Wylie Dufresne, and many other chefs from around the world with his restaurant knowledge. His secrets will most likely blow your mind, too.<p>Tokyo is a mindfuck.<p>No amount of research or any guidebook will be able to adequately prepare you for its quickfire, …

Memorial Day Sales You’ll Actually Want to Shop

Get your wallet ready.<p>Memorial Day sale season couldn’t come at a better time. For most of the country, it finally feels like summer; that means it’s also finally time to get a move on with anything you still need for the season, from sandals to sunglasses to cotton sweaters for your freezing cold …

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The holy grail of ramen dishes

While Tokyo has Japan’s only Michelin-starred ramen restaurant, the noodle consistently voted as the nation’s most delicious comes from a tiny, family-run shop in Wakayama City.<p>I watched without blinking as a row of six hands performed a bullet-fast dance: a splash of soy sauce, a shower of …

The Egg Dish That's Had Japanese People Lining Up for 250 Years

Tamahide Restaurant in Tokyo is a restaurant so popular people line up for hours to taste the chef's most famous dish.<p>There aren't many restaurants that have been around for 250 years. But Tamahide in Tokyo has—and customers are still lining up for hours to get a taste of chef <b>Yamada Kosuke's</b></i> …

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How to Cook Scallops Perfectly Every Time

We're here to spill the beans with a searing technique that makes it stupidly quick and easy for anyone to achieve a rich, buttery scallop with a …

Where to find the best soup dumplings in Shanghai | CNN Travel

Revolutionary Laser Razor Burns Hair Off Instead of Cutting It

The Skarp Razor wants to change how you've been shaving for the last 5,000 years with lasers. Although that prospect might sound frightening, creators Morgan Gustavsson and Paul Binun have produced a futuristic device that’s actually better for your skin than traditional shaving methods—it reduces …

These Swimming Fish Teabags Will Make Your Oolong More Fun

Tea is a complex drink to be sure, but here in the United States it can sometimes feel like coffee’s boring cousin. Maybe that’s why Taiwanese brand …

12 Photos Of An Understated Elegant Monochromatic Bathroom

Minosa Design were asked to design a bathroom that would be modern, with a sharp edgy design, have a monochromatic color palette, and have a natural …

An Ode to Red Wines from Italy’s Alto Piemonte

F&W’s Megan Krigbaum goes on the 
hunt for reds from Italy’s Alto Piemonte—Barolo’s more affordable cousins.<p>Inevitably, when the weather turns colder …

Okonomiyaki Monstrosity Near Osaka Castle

I stumbled into Don Quijote by accident. I had just gone for a long run in nearby Osaka Castle, then showered at a runner's facility, and as is …

Late Night Sushi with Osakan Locals

Something that can be frustrating if you're living in or travelling around Japan as a non-native speaker is the absence of English or picture menus. …

Tea Gifts for the Holidays

Jeff Ruiz of NYC's Altera has found many similarities between the aromas and flavors in wine and tea. Here, his tips for selecting tea based on your …

Michelin-Starred Goodness in Hong Kong

Before visiting Hong Kong, a foodie friend had warned me that the Michelin-starred restaurants weren't all that. Food just as good was to be had from …

Impressive New Single Malts for the Scotch Lover on Your Gift List

Listen up, single malt lovers.<p>If you grew up with a Scotch-drinking aunt or uncle, you probably know the name John Dewar & Sons. The brand’s …

My Top 30 Meals Around the World Part III

<i>A Meal at The Artist*</i><p>And now for the Top 10 - my favorite meals, all from fantastic restaurants that feature the best of the land, the sea, and the field!<p><i>10. NoMI</i><p>Chicago, Illinois<p>http://www.parkchicago.hyatt.com/en/hotel/dining/NoMIKitchen.html<p>Set within the Park Hyatt in Chicago, NoMI's innovative …

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How To Make Perfect Mashed Potatoes

And common mistakes to avoid.<p><b>Our Complete Thanksgiving Recipe Guide</b><p>Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on our many blessings, one of them obviously being mashed potatoes. Piled high in a glorious display of showmanship, we like to think their bounteous beauty is a metaphor for the richness of life. …

Pizza-Macaroni and Cheese: 2 Comfort Foods, Together as 1

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, makes comfort food dreams come true.</i><p>There comes a time in all of our lives when we have to make tough decisions. One such choice: pizza or macaroni and cheese?<p>In the realm of comfort food, I believe that <i>more is more</i>. …

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8 Food Blog Links We Love

We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.<p>Today: Not a single pumpkin, turkey, or mashed potato in sight. You're welcome.<p>Ever reached for a cookie and wished it were a cracker? Us neither, but …

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18 Foodie Stops in Barcelona

Save Place<p>Pla de Palau, 13, 08003 Barcelona, Spain<p>Sagas is the modern vision of a farmer and entrepreneur. Slow food served fast; homemade …

My Top 30 Meals Around the World Part II

Delicious food has played an unforgettable role in my travel memories. As a vegetarian eating in "regular" restaurants around the world, menu research is paramount in finding the best meals -- so if you are searching for the perfect restaurants in your travels, look no further!<p><i>Sun-Dried Tomatoes:</i> …

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Feng Shui-approved Humidifier

The water-rounded cobblestone-shaped “Streaming Wisdom” humidifier and its spray represent the ancient Chinese belief that wisdom is tied to …

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