Jada West

58 Flips | 1 Magazine | 7 Likes | 1 Follower | @JWest_the_Best | Keep up with Jada West on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jada West”

How to Make Chipotle's Guacamole Recipe

To pay, or not to pay (extra for guacamole) -- that is the question that everyone who has ever been to Chipotle has asked while <b>waiting in line</b>. Getting guacamole definitely upgrades your ~*Chipotle experience*~, but is it worth the $1.80?<p>On Sunday morning, Chipotle released their top secret …

Bon Appétit's Rules for Going Out to Eat: Where to Sit, What to Order, How to Share

From when to go to where to sit to what to order, these are the rules that (highly opinionated) Bon Appétit staffers insist on when going out to eat<p>We at <i>Bon Appétit</i> eat at a lot of restaurants. A <i>lot</i>. And none of us more so than resident restaurant-goer <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> (the guy ate three dinners a …

Ice Cream

Wok Skills 101: How to Deep Fry at Home

<b>Note:</b> It's Wok Week! Each day this week, J.Kenji Lopez-Alt will pick a different basic cooking technique the wok excels at, along with a couple simple recipes to highlight them. We'll cover steaming, frying, stir-frying, smoking, braising. Today, it's time for: frying. <i>—The Mgmt.</i><p>Shrimp Tempura with …

10 Things I Want People to Know About Kenya

This could be titled 'Why I love Kenya' so be ready for some unabashed positive messages about the country.<p>I keep coming across people who ask me if it's safe in Kenya, and while at first I was surprised, having lived for some time in Johannesburg in South Africa, later I realized that people are …

15 EPIC Yet Easy to Make Japanese Recipes Under 10 DOLLARS!

<b>15 Simple and Affordable Japanese Recipes</b><p>The Japanese food craze in Singapore has been at it’s peak for years, with countless new Japanese …

Ice Cream

From the Archives: The World's Easiest Doughnuts

You heard right. These are <i>the</i> easiest doughnuts you'll ever make. Perhaps even the easiest dessert. Certainly the dessert with the highest deliciousness to effort ratio. All you do is take some ready-to-bake biscuits, poke a hole in the center, then deep fry them. That's it. I showed my kid sister …

What should you really be having for dinner? Take this quiz to find out: http://thekitc.hn/1r0Yb3n

Quick Snacks You Can Feel Good About

Calorie counting is a tricky business. While managing calories is an important part of healthy eating, it’s easy to lose track of your intake between the tummy rumblings of a busy day, and it's too convenient to become reliant on the same bland, low-calorie options.<p>Thankfully, there are plenty of …

10 Childhood Dinner and Snack Staples All Grown Up

When I was a kid, there was nothing I loved more than opening my brown lunch bag in anticipation of a Lunchable, or a PB&J. Sometimes, as a treat, my …

Zeke's Bacon Maple Grilled Cheese from 'Di Bruno Bros. House of Cheese'

This grilled cheese in <b>Tenaya Darlington</b>'s new cheese cookbook was the creation of a longtime cheesemonger at <b>Di Bruno Bros</b>. Stacked high with salty bacon, earthy-sweet <b>Cabot Clothbound Cheddar</b>, and a fried egg—it's certainly not for the faint of heart. These show-off ingredients may catch your eye …

10 Cereals That Leave Behind The Tastiest Milk

In loving memory of Oreo O’s, creator of incredibly delectable post-cereal milk. Discontinued but not forgotten.<p>1. Fruity Pebbles<p>Personally I’m not a …

8 Innovative Ways To Eat A Grilled Cheese

Hi, my name is Gina and I’m a Grilled Cheese Addict. Add a cup of creamy basil tomato soup and I’m in heaven. Grilled cheese sandwiches are easy to …

17 Gooey, Wonderful Grilled Cheese Recipes

Because melted cheese = happy.<p>Some might say the best thing since sliced bread is sliced bread with <i>cheese</i>. There is nothing better for your soul than delicious, gooey cheese, well, sandwiched between toasted, crunchy bread. Do enjoy these wonderful twists on the classics:<p>1. Red Wine Grilled …

15 Recipes You Are Not Using Enough Muenster Cheese In

I came to love Muenster cheese in the way I came to love a lot of foods -- because of my dad. By some hereditary genetic superiority (or flaw, or whatever you want to call it) I pretty much refused to eat anything but grilled cheese for breakfast for most of my young life. My dad, as the only …

12 Ways to Use Up Leftover Rice

Give old grain some new life with our best rice recipes built on leftovers<p>We've all been there: you cook rice for a simple weeknight dinner, you end …

Cooking

35 Quick Stir-Fry Recipes to Cook on Weeknights

Stir-fries are the ultimate quick, easy, fridge-cleaning meals.<p>When you look into your refrigerator and see nothing but odds and ends—a little old rice here, a bit of steak there, some veggies in the crisper drawer—you might not see a cohesive meal. But oh! There's one to be had, brought together …

Cooking

Did you know you can regrow scallions on your windowsill? Or that you can make ice cream with only one ingredient? 18 of our smartest, most surprising kitchen tips: http://thekitc.hn/1gVWQ8t

23 Insanely Fun Ways To Eat Cereal

Think outside the cereal box.

Dessert

How To Make Tea That Tastes Like The Bottom Of Your Cereal Bowl (PHOTOS)

There is a phenomenon that occurs when you eat breakfast cereal, that is often referred to as "cereal milk." Your cereal sits in the milk as you eat it, infusing what's left in the bowl with its sugary sweetness for you to drink up after all the cereal's been eaten. Momofuku Milk Bar in New York …

8 Crazy Dishes You Have to Taste to Believe

Cool Soda + Surprising Booze: How to Make Trick Dog's Awesome Highballs at Home

You're probably familiar with a handful of highballs: the classic Gin & Tonic, the Rum & Coke, the Paloma. Maybe you get fancy with a Dark & Stormy or a tarted-up Pimm's Cup. But not many folks are working at actively expanding the booze + soda = drink genre. <b>Morgan Schick</b> of San Francisco's <b>Trick …

Cook the Book: 'Japanese Soul Cooking'

When thinking about Japanese cuisine, it's very easy to get stuck in a sushi rut. Most of us know that Japanese food consists of far more than just raw fish on rice, but that fact can be so easy to forget when most cities are inundated with sushi restaurants, grocery stores stock California rolls, …

Swap Sushi for Hearty Home-Style Japanese at Sunshine Café

Most non-travelers' experiences of Japanese cuisine consist of a) sleek, sexy sushi bars or b) dim, slightly worrisome sushi holes-in-walls. But as the Japan National Tourism Organization literally says on its website, "To think that sushi best represents Japanese food is like saying that pizza is …

I Tried Blue Apron's Meal Kit for the First Time

<b>Service</b>: Blue Apron <b><br>Price</b>: $65.94 for three meals serving two people each <b><br>Overall Impression</b>: Great for busy weeknight meals and to shake up your …

Cooking

Weekend Reading: Kale-Loving Cats, Beer and Cookie Pairings, and More

What we're reading, cooking and clicking this week<p>• The smartest mashup of internet trends I've ever seen: kale recipes matched with pictures of …

Mashups

DIY Vietnamese Pho is just what we're looking for during the winter - relatively healthy, fresh, and of course delicious: http://thekitc.hn/1geZ5SO via Refinery29

Japanify: Salmon Avocado Donburi

Shopping for the freshest seafood just got easier with another fish market that opened in the People's Republic of Berkeley. Fish is still my …

Why these two New York chefs consider curry Japanese soul food

Chefs Harris Salat and Tadashi Ono both own Japanese restaurants in New York.<p>Together, they've written a cookbook called "Japanese Soul Cooking."<p>It's not about fancy stuff like sushi, but rather, Japanese comfort food - things like gyoza, soba, tempura - and curry.<p>"In Japan, curry was originally …

How To Instantly Upgrade Your Grilled Cheese (PHOTOS)

You can never go wrong with a grilled cheese sandwich. It's fast, cheap, and well, loaded with so much glorious melted cheese. Whether you like it with Cheddar, American or Swiss -- with or without tomatoes -- no one can deny the simple perfection of this sandwich.<p>We know that the very definition …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining