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Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

Digital Art

15 Ways to Use Fish Sauce in Non-Asian Cooking

We love fish sauce—aka nuoc mam—and not just in Southeast Asian cooking. Here are 15 ways to bring its funk to salad dressing, braised dishes, and more<p>Can I tell you a secret? I put fish sauce (a.k.a. <i>nuoc mam</i>) in EVERYTHING. Nobody who eats at my house knows that it's in there—they just sense a …

Cooking

Pan-Roasted Veal Chops with Cabernet Sauce

Chef Robert Wiedmaier gives butchering demos at the Butcher's Block in Alexandria, Virginia. At his restaurant next door, Brabo, he serves elegant …

Pesto Cheese Tarts Recipe

5 11 16<p>Pesto Cheese Tarts Recipe photo by Taste of Home<p>5 11 16<p>Jean Kern's quick and easy tarts are perfect party fare. “Whether I make them for an …

Tomato Tartlets

These luscious little tarts are filled with fresh ricotta. The trick to making the cheese silky is to puree it before spreading it on the flaky …

Roast Sea Bass with Chickpea Puree and Parsley Sauce

In this easy Tuscan dish, sea bass fillets are rolled up before roasting to help keep them extra-juicy. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Sea Bass Recipes

Savory Mortadella, Garlic, and Caper Puff-Pastry Waffle Recipe

Kind of like garlic bread on steroids, this quick and easy puff-pastry waffle snack is layered with paper-thin slices of mortadella along with a garlicky sauce flavored with parsley, capers, and olive oil.<p>For step-by-step rolling instructions, please see the photos in this post about puff pastry …

Hoisin and Ginger Spareribs

Place ribs in a 9" x 13" baking dish. Purée hoisin, vinegar, sugar, soy sauce, oil, garlic, jalapeños, peppers, onions, ginger, tomatoes, paste, and …

BBQ