Greg Koster

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Uniti Atom From Naim: All For One...?

Is it just a streamer or actually an all-in-one hi-fi system? Paul Rigby rushed to add a pair of speakers to complete his review<p>Naim’s earlier array …

Audiophile

Naim Audio Uniti Nova integrated amplifier-media player

Audiophiles are oblivious to the low-end music-reproduction medium that's currently staging a comeback: the cassette tape (footnote 1). I've adopted …

Audiophile

MQA Contextualized

<i>When you come to a fork in the road, take it.</i>—Yogi Berra<p>Over one busy week in 1986, Karlheinz Brandenburg laid the foundation of a technology that a …

Audiophile

A Trip To McIntosh in NYC

Hello from New York City and the World of McIntosh townhouse in SoHo.<p>I love New York and never turn down a chance to visit, especially when it …

Audiophile

Audiowood x Uncrate Barky Turntable

Cut from an Ash tree, with the rings and bark left intact, each Barky turntable is beautiful and unique. For our version, we ebonized the slice of …

Audiophile

No-Bake Baileys Dream Pie Recipe

This is a 15-minute creamy, yummy dessert that you will love it! No-bake plus chocolatey – what can be better, right? Baileys Dream pie is all you …

McIntosh’s Most Powerful Single-Chassis Monoblock Amp Makes Its Grand Debut

Delivering 1,200 watts per unit, a pair of MC1.25KW amps have enough power to drive nearly any stereo system in the world.<p>The year may be coming to a …

Audiophile

Vicoustic: A Designer Take on Room Acoustics

This year’s CEDIA convention had a lot of high profile products that generated a lot of buzz. One of the companies that caught my eye was Vicoustic, …

Music Production

Taste Beyond The Tongue

50 Holiday Cookies

Fill your cookie tins with batches and batches of classic cookies and creative variations.<p>Classic Sugar Cookies (No. 1)<p>Beat 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup …

Dessert

New Faces: Experience the intensity of Bang and Olufsen speakers

Are you looking for a life-changing moment?<p>It’s quite likely James Frost will be able to provide that for you through an auditory and sensory …

Baked Honey Cilantro Lime Salmon in Foil

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line and grease a large baking sheet with foil. Lay salmon on foil and season with salt and pepper on both …

This Secret Ingredient Turns Your Sangria Into the Perfect Drink for Fall

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Using a Y-peeler, remove zest from one of the oranges; cut in half and squeeze juice into a large pitcher. Thinly slice second …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Magnepan 30.7 Loudspeaker, Part One

Over the years I’ve listened to just about every loudspeaker that Jim Winey’s fabled Minnesota company Magnepan has engineered and manufactured. I’ve …

Audiophile

No Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Spray a 9x9 baking pan with nonstick cooking spray and line with parchment paper.<p>2<p>Done<p>Make the cookie dough layer by using a hand mixer to …

This One-Pot Chili Mac & Cheese Is the Ultimate Comfort Food

Chili mac and cheese is comfort food at its finest. A love child of a hearty beef chili and a cheesy macaroni casserole, this dinner comes together …

McIntosh Announces MCT80 SACD/CD Transport

The following is a press release issued by McIntosh. Binghamton, NY | August 17, 2017 – McIntosh, the global leader in prestigious home entertainment …

Audiophile

The Body Coach Joe Wick's Vietnamese Summer Rolls Recipe

Joe Wicks, aka The Body Coach, shares his recipe for these Vietnamese summer rolls. This recipe is guaranteed to take those who have travelled around …

Thai Peanut Sauce Recipe

Peanut sauce is such an amazing sauce. It ‘s rich, thick, smooth, and flavorful. Peanut sauce is a dipping sauce that well known. We like to eat it …

Israeli Couscous with Dried Cranberries and Toasted Almonds (Parve)

In her Hip Kosher cookbook, Ronnie Fein writes "Tiny balls of Israeli couscous are the culinary pearls of the pasta world. This recipe combines sweet …

This One-Pan Indian Butter Chicken Is the Perfect 30-Minute Meal

There's something magical about picking up some spicy Indian takeout and pouring yourself a cold glass of Riesling on a night when you really don't …

Cooking

Dan Dan Noodles

Dan Dan Noodles<p>Ingredients<p>Directions<p>the noodles<p>3 tbsp<p>avocado oil<p>2 c<p>minced pork<p>2 tsp<p>turmeric<p>1 tsp<p>Sichuan peppercorns<p>2 tsp<p>sweet bean sauce<p>2 tsp<p>rice wine<p>…

RHA T20 Review: Expensive, but audiophiles will love the flat, customizable sound and luxury build

About six months ago, I reviewed the T10i IEMs (in-ear monitors) by Reid Heath Acoustics, a scottish audio company. It was one of my favorite headphones, with top-notch build quality, a comfortable and elegant design and powerful sound.<p>Some people found the sound a bit <i>too</i> powerful though, with a …

What is HDMI 2.0b?

There are numerous HDMI versions available on 2017 TVs, receivers and other gear. Here's what you need to know about HDMI 2.0, 2.0a, 2.0b and 2.1.<p>It wasn't too long ago that the HDMI Forum, the organization in charge of that ubiquitous audio/video connection, announced version 2.0. Then HDMI 2.0a, …

50 Dips For Delish Dunking

A winning appetizer should be easy, fun, and delicious. What better way to bring all those ideas together in a bowl than with a tasty dip? To encourage you to go for it, we've rounded up more than 50 salsas, cheesy dips, hummus variations, and even a handful of dessert dips in order to get your …

Andrew McConnell's prawn and chicken dumplings with spiced vinegar recipe

The chef shares some of the dishes that have made Melbourne’s Supernormal restaurant so popular<p>I’ve never met anyone who doesn’t like dumplings. Incredibly satisfying to eat, they seem to appeal to every demographic. The combination of flavour and texture is important but the social aspect of …

You'll Want to Pour This Avocado Dressing Over Every Salad You Eat — and You Should!

[1]<p>Creamy Avocado Dressing<p>Sprinkle of Green [2]<p>Notes<p>This sauce is also great to use as a dip. Sweet potato chips go perfectly with this, and it's a nice variation from the usual guacamole.<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 ripe avocado<br>• 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<br>• 1 cup water<br>• Handful of coriander (cilantro) leaves<br>• 1 …

Recipes

5 Fresh Salads for Your Next Party, Potluck, or Backyard BBQ

I firmly believe that you can never have too many salads and sides at summer potlucks — extra emphasis on the salads. They're the beacon of freshness …

Creamy