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The Annual Flowering in Castelluccio, Italy: Pictures

Italy

Hot Sesame Noodles with Scallions and Pork

Swap in any kind of ground meat and any kind of vegetable for this clean-out-your-pantry saucy rice noodle stir-fry.

How to Make Fried Pork and Cabbage Dumplings With Homemade Wrappers

GalleryHow to Make Fried Pork and Cabbage Dumplings With Homemade Wrappers<p>Of all the foods off the A1 through A24 section of your local Chinese takeout menu, <b>fried dumplings (that's Peking ravioli to you Bostonians)</b> are perhaps the ones that benefit most from some home treatment. Unless you're <i>really</i> …

Why Cookbook Clubs Should Be the New Way We Entertain

At 2 p.m. on Sunday we arrive, each carrying a bowl or platter. We gather around the table, excited to see Ann's roasted chanterelles set alongside Rachel's sweet potatoes with lime and Cotija, Laura's braised pork next to Lillian's smoky eggplant pureé. Nazila stashes two fruit cobblers in the …

5 Dinner Salad Recipes Better than Your Restaurant Favorites

Slotting salad night into my family's weekly meal plan did not come easy in my house. It was a slow-won battle, and the key was showing my husband …

The Original Egg Roll at Nom Wah with Alex Guarnaschelli | Food Network

The Lao-Style Coconut Milk Marinade You'll Want to Use on Any Meat

<i>The following essay, recipe, and photos are excerpted from</i> Hawker Fare: Stories & Recipes From a Refugee Chef's Isan Thai & Lao Roots <i>by James Syhabout. A word on the marinade: though it is pictured with kalbi (beef), which is how James's mom prepared it, it goes just as well with chicken. Memorize</i> …

Taste Test: The Best Frozen Pork Dumplings

I wish I could say I'm the kind of well-organized, thrifty person who stocks her freezer with delicious leftovers, homemade chicken stock, and healthy fresh produce. The kind of person who could safely hole up in the post-apocalypse for at least a week or two before having to venture outdoors. But …

Everything You Can Do With a Can of Coconut Milk

If the closest you've come to a can of coconut milk is a takeout container of Thai chicken curry, you're missing out—it's responsible for a wealth of flavorful dishes that range from sweet, rich ice creams to spicy dips and soothing soups.<p>But what exactly is it? Not to be confused with coconut …

The Best Fried Cauliflower (Buffalo and Korean Style)

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>Anyone who is or has been married can confirm that it's a state of being that requires plenty of promise-making, and not <i>quite</i> as much following-through. You're constantly asking …

thai chicken khao soi - chiang mai noodles

Let your cans of coconut milk stand to let the cream come to the top. If you don't have time, it's not the end of the world.<p>Bring a large pot of …

Recipes

Too Late To Operate? Surgery Near End Of Life Is Common, Costly

At 87, Maxine Stanich cared more about improving the quality of her life than prolonging it.<p>She suffered from a long list of health problems, including heart failure and chronic lung disease that could leave her gasping for breath.<p>When her time came she wanted to die a natural death, Stanich told …

Medicine

The Last Families Living in Tunisia's Underground Houses

Reuters photographer Zohra Bensemra recently spent time in southern Tunisia's Djebel Dahar region, where locals have lived in underground homes for centuries. The cave houses, also known as troglodyte houses, offer protection against the extremes of summer and winter in the arid desert. A cluster …

Traveling Couple Embroiders All the Charming Architecture They Come Across

Partners in both life and art, French-Swedish textile artists Charles Henry and Elin Petronella create embroidery designs inspired by architecture. Together known as Le Kadre, their aim is to “inspire and motivate people to create.” Each embroidered cityscape illustrates the couple’s travels, …

Embroidery

The Varied, Still-Evolving History of San Vicente’s Basket Tacos

How did the most beloved street snack from one small Mexican village become the regional phenomenon they are today?<p>It was the first Sunday in …

Mexico

13 Ramen Recipes to Build a Perfect Bowl at Home

These days, a growing number of Americans realize there's a lot more to ramen than the dried bricks you can buy with loose change at the supermarket. Ramen restaurants are popping up all over the country and serving traditional styles, and thanks to Sun Noodle, you can even make instant ramen …

Cooking

7 Nonalcoholic Hot Drinks for Toasty Warmth Without the Tipple

Spring is still a month away, and the temperatures in much of the country confirm that winter is holding fast. Normally I'd turn to a hot cocktail on a cold day, but sometimes I want to warm up without resorting to booze. Of course, there are the basics—hot chocolate, coffee, or mulled cider—but …

The Best Dark Chocolate You Can Buy, According To America's Test Kitchen

Your future brownies will thank you.<p>There are many options on the market for the chocolate connoisseur today, but if you just want a bar of good dark chocolate that won't break the bank, you don't have to look any further than the supermarket baking section.<p>But which one to invest in? The folks at …

Dessert

A Dietitian's Picks for the Top Food Trends of 2018

Are you curious what the best food trends are going to be in 2018? What’s going to dethrone seaweed and coconut oil to claim the crown as the next …

Flavors

These Gorgeous Photos of Minnesota's Ice Castles Will Change Your Mind About Hating Winter

This is the most extraordinary winter wonderland we've ever seen.<p>While many know Minnesota as the home of 11,000+ lakes, the North Star State is also famous for another attraction: its gorgeous ice castles, which draw more than 100,000 visitors every year.<p>Stillwater, Minnesota's beautiful ice …

Char Siu Pork

You’ve Heard of Tennessee Whiskey? Meet New York State Rye

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — Christopher Williams, intense, wild-eyed and with a face bracketed by a shaggy goatee and wire-rimmed glasses, looks more like a revolutionary than a whiskey distiller.<p>In fact, he’s a bit of both. This month, led by Mr. Williams, nine New York State craft distilleries — including …

When You Should Hire a Local Guide: Travelogue Podcast

There's no shame in getting a guide, even as an experienced traveler.<p>We'd <i>like</i> to think we can plan everything on our own: every hotel room, every cross-cultural interaction, every landmark tour, every local hole-in-the-wall dinner... But if we're really, really honest, even <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i>'s …

A pilgrimage for perfect pho

When restaurateur David Huynh decided to embark on a food pilgrimage to Vietnam, he went in with an open mind and willing tastebuds.<p>When David Huynh decided to embark on a food pilgrimage to Vietnam, he went in with an open mind and willing taste buds.<p>The Vietnamese-Canadian restaurateur, who …

Vietnam

40 Thai foods we can't live without

<b>(CNN) —</b> Given that one of the first things Thais ask each other when they meet up is "Have you eaten yet?" it's clear this is a nation that's extremely passionate about its eats.<p>You want to know how good a Thai restaurant is? Don't look at the menu, the decor or even the prices. Look at the number …

Onions

Chiang Mai Tour Guide

Nathlada Boonthueng - Timmy - Chiang Mai Tour Guide<p>I have been operating in the Tourism Industry in Thailand for over seven years, both as an …

Google Photos

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This photo essay will put Chiapas, Mexico at the top of your bucket list

CHIAPAS IS ONE of Mexico’s most rewarding treasures. The southernmost state bordering Guatemala, it’s home to a rich diversity of fiercely …

Cost of Living in Chiang Mai, Thailand

The cost of living in Chiang Mai, Thailand is an inherently hot topic. What other city offers such a comfortable standard of living – delicious local …