Mario Resa

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Food & Weight & Exercise

I've read a lot of posts on here recently about fat and health etc...a lot of people seem to be pretty confused and/or distressed, so I thought I'd …

The Healthy Snack Your Sweet Tooth Will Die For

Dessert lovers, unite!<p>I don't know about you, but every day around 3 p.m., I get a pretty serious craving for a snack—and it's usually for something sweet. And then, suddenly, I've torn through half a sleeve of cookies like I haven't eaten in days...and I'm well on my way to a stomach ache. Let's …

Dessert

Whoopie Pies

Lucky me, I get to go to Colorado yet again this summer, "whoopie!" Before I go, I thought I would leave you with this very easy and delicious recipe for none other than the "chocolate whoopie pie." Devil's food chocolate cake with a marshmallow filling, these little treats are reminiscent of a …

No-Knead Bread with Buckwheat, Rye, Seeds and Nuts

No-Knead Bread with Buckwheat, Rye, Seeds and Nuts<p>Prep time<p>14 hours<p>Cook time<p>1 hour 10 mins<p>Total time<p>15 hours 10 mins<p>Loaded with fiber and minerals, …

Baking

22 Hits From the 90s

With the imminent return of Clearly Canadian, we can't help but get excited about the 90s' culinary legacy: It was the decade that brought us Surge Cola, the Macarena, and some totally unforgettable food trends. Millennials recall the excessive use of sun-dried tomatoes and the ubiquitous Chinese …

Making Bread from a 2,000 Year Old Recipe

As part of the British Museum’s Pompeii Live film promotion, they posted the following on their website:<p>In AD 79, a baker put his loaf of bread into the oven. Nearly 2,000 years later it was found during excavations in Herculaneum. The British Museum asked Giorgio Locatelli to recreate the recipe …

40 Ways The World Makes Awesome Hot Dogs.

Dundurn Castle: The Best Shortbread Cookie Recipe

THE EASIEST BUTTERY SHORTBREAD COOKIES Earlier this year when my parents came to visit we made our way to Hamilton, Ontario to enjoy a tour of …

No Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars

You already know we love desserts, especially when it’s an easy no-bake recipe that involves chocolate and peanut butter, like these <b>EASY No Bake</b> …

Dessert

This Week in Fiction: Michael Cunningham

<i>Your story in this week’s issue, “Little Man,” is one in a series of rewritten fairy tales that you’ll be publishing as a collection, titled “A Wild Swan and Other Tales,” in November. And your last novel, “The Snow Queen,” took the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale as its starting point—and</i> …

Chinese Lion’s Head Pork Meatballs (狮子头) | Omnivore's Cookbook

Add ground pork into a large bowl. Add 4 tablespoons water. Mix well with a spatula until water is fully incorporated.<p>Add Shaoxing wine, light soy …

How to make LA style Korean BBQ Ribs, LA Galbi (갈비)

Today, I would like to post a very special recipe that you should try at home no matter what. It is the ever-famous LA style Galbi (LA 갈비). You can’t …

GoButler Takes Its SMS Personal Assistant Out Of Beta, Raises $8M

GoButler has a straightforward premise — you should be able to send a text message and one of its “Heroes” will help you get whatever you need, whether you want to order dinner or make a flight reservation.<p>Today, the startup is announcing that it has moved out of beta testing and is available in …

How to bake a delicious cheesecake - with just THREE ingredients

If you love a good homemade dessert but you're no Mary Berry, then this could be the perfect recipe for you.<p>Because this delicious white chocolate …

Dessert

16 Breakfast Recipes to Take You Around the World

Breakfast is always lauded as the most important meal of the day, yet it's so easy to fall into a rut: a bowl of cereal and a cup of joe if you're in a hurry, pancakes if you have the time, and oatmeal when you want to feel virtuous. Don't you feel antsy just reading that litany? Let's try looking …

The 8 Most Expensive Burgers in the World, Ranked by Ridiculousness

There is absolutely no restraint in these patties.<p>It's got to be a good sign for the future of capitalism that you can make money off a product simply by labeling it more expensive than your competitor's, but the burger is the common man's food, so a little outrage at some of the price tags out …

The foodie traveller … takes a test of pide, Turkish pizza

The term <i>pide</i> generally refers to a boat-shaped Turkish pizza that is topped with meat and cheese and cooked until crispy. But pide can mean different things: Ramazan <i>pidesi</i> is sweet doughy bread served at Ramadan; a similar style of pide is used in kebab shops as a base for cooked meat; and <i>içli …

Black Sea

Chinese Walnut Cookies

When you’re young, it can sometimes seem like the world revolves around those sweet treats that are just beyond your reach. Well when my mother was …

Dessert

North Carolina Pulled Pork

Fire up the grill and follow our four steps to barbecuing succulent pulled pork.<p>Here's the rub! Or rather here's the how-to, the four steps to making pulled pork North Carolina style. See our recipe for ingredients and more instructions.<p>Season pork the night before!<p>Season pork all over with salt. …

BBQ

Converse Just Updated the Chuck Taylor for the First Time in 98 Years

Meet the new, more comfortable Chuck II.<p>At Esquire, we like the classics: classic suits, classic cars, and classic cocktails. So when we heard that Converse was revamping their iconic Chuck Taylor for the first time in almost 100 years, we were incredulous. Would they mess it up? Why change a …

With $20M In The Bank, JetSmarter Is Building The Uber Of The Skies

JetSmarter, a private air transportation startup, wants to make commuting by private jet a reality for all travelers.<p>With $20 million in Series B funding from the Saudi Royal Family, music and entertainment moguls including Jay-Z, and executives at companies such as Goldman Sachs and Twitter, the …

Startups

Steamed Whole Fish

A steamed whole fish with Ginger, Scallion, Soy and cilantro is a big favorite on any Chinese table, and it’s almost always served at holiday meals …

Meet the Jamaican Beef Pa-Taco: A Beef Patty-Inspired Taco

More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>I know that on these kinds of days—when the temperature spikes and I'm fanning myself as I figure out dinner plans—I'm supposed to decide to throw chicken on the grill. Or toss together a pasta salad. Or make pretty much anything that doesn't require …

Ticktate cuts out Ticketmaster to save you money on concert tickets

Remember the last time you went to a concert and you got irritated because you had to pay a $12 Ticketmaster fee on a $35 ticket?<p>If only you could have made it to the box office yourself.<p>A new startup called Ticktate from Berkeley, California is offering to make that trip for you. You shop for the …

Chipotle's Infamous 'Quesarito' Now Has a Standard Price

Heads up, in-the-know Chipotle fans. The "quesarito," a beloved secret menu item comprised of a cheese quesadilla wrapped around burrito fillings, now has a standard price at all of the fast-casual chain's locations. It doesn't come cheap, costing $3.50 more than a standard burrito. Many Chipotle …

Dak Bulgogi (Korean BBQ Chicken)

Rinse chicken pieces. Trim off excess fat. Cut each of the chicken pieces into small sizes (about 2-inch long and 1-inch wide).<p>Mix the marinade …

10 Ways to Use up Mushy Bananas (That Aren't Banana Bread)

They're one of the most popular—if not the most popular—fruits in the world. They're cheap and delicious and sweet and good for you. They're so beloved they have songs written about them (sort of). Chances are good that there's a bunch getting freckly (or worse) on your countertop now. <b>Shake off</b> …

Breakfast

Beef Meatballs (Vietnamese)

Put all the ingredients for the meatballs in a food processor and blend until everything is mixed and minced. Transfer to a bowl.<p>Put a little oil in …

BBQ Char Siu on the Grill

Now that it’s officially summer, you’re probably hunting for something good to slap on the grill. If you’re looking for something a little bit …

BBQ

The Best Cake for Breakfast (Because Breakfast Cake Is Amazing)

What's better than cake? Breakfast cake. This one is even (almost) healthy.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s a chance to</i> …

Breakfast