Joan Baber

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Understanding Umami

<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: Which ingredients carry that fifth taste -- and the best ways to cook with them.</i><p>A long, long time ago, only four tastes ruled the culinary world: sweet, …


12 Delicious Soups You Can Make From Leftovers

Stuck with lots of leftovers? Not a problem! Though I'm notoriously bad at using prepared food from one night to the next, I've found that a little …

Why expensive wine is probably a waste of money

The book, a follow-up to the popular "Freakonomics," tells the story of Levitt's experience as a member of the Harvard Society of Fellows, where, as he puts it, "postdoctoral students carry out research and, once a week, sit with their esteemed elder Fellows for a formal dinner."<p>Wine, the book …

Wine Tasting