John Minas

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The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

Buttermilk Pancakes<p>From Anna Monette Roberts, POPSUGAR Food<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/4 cup granulated sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 2 cups buttermilk<br>• 1/2 cup salted butter, melted and cooled slightly<br>• Clarified butter or high-heat vegetable oil, …

How to Make Saucy Skillet Poached Eggs

If you've ever had Italian eggs in purgatory, this recipe makes a similar Israeli breakfast dish called shakshuka. If you need to stretch the meal, …

5 better, healthier bowls of ramen to make tonight

Trying to make better choices? Skip the noodle joint (and the instant noodles) and serve up these ramen recipes that are healthy, homemade and delicious.<p>Ramen is quickly becoming one of America's favorite comfort foods, and probably even one of yours. But before you give yourself a healthy pat on …

Nutrition

This Risotto Carbonara from NYC's Amali Will Crush Your Weekend Hangover | MyRecipes

According to chef Dan Ross-Leutwyler, carbonara is kind of the perfect brunch dish—especially if you're a little hungover. "It's really rich. It's …

Everything About Pork Shoulder: How to Buy It and Cook It to Perfection

If you're a fan of carnitas, meaty ragùs, pork stews like chili verde, and pulled pork, then pork shoulder is a cut that's already on your radar. …

BBQ

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 Coolest Tokyo Hotels Where You'll Overstay Your Welcome

When you’re surrounded by neon lights, high-end shopping, sushi and cherry blossoms, you know you’ve found your way to Tokyo.<p>Being the world’s …

The Essential Keys to Making Perfect Sushi Rice

Rice is the most important component of sushi. In fact, the word “sushi” refers to the vinegared rice used for the Japanese dish. If you want to make …

Best things to do in NYC according to concierges

One concierge recommends grabbing lobster rolls aboard Grand Banks.Grand Banks/Yelp<p>Savvy travelers know that the quickest way to uncover New York's secrets is to solicit tips from the hardened locals who walk its streets each day. But this strategy has its limitations: even the most connected …

Quick Tips for Planning Your Astrophotography Photo Shoot

Looking at photos like the one above, it's no wonder why so many people want to take on the task of photographing the night sky.Astrophotography is …

Landscape Photography

Bake the perfect blueberry muffin

We’ve all done it: Baked a blueberry muffin that emerged from the oven in a state of utter purple-itude, the berries a wet mass at the bottom of the …

Baking

Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

You won't be able to eat just one.<p><b>Crust</b><p>20 chocolate sandwich cookies<p>¼ cup brown sugar<p>7 tablespoons butter, melted<p><b>Cheesecake</b><p>32 ounces cream cheese, softened<p>4 ounces melted semisweet chocolate<p>1 tablespoon cocoa powder<p>1½ cups sugar<p>2 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>4 eggs<p>1 ½ cup heavy cream<p>¼ cup powdered</b> …

Dessert