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The top 5 wine destinations to visit in the US besides Napa

The growth in wine tourism means that more people than ever are seeking out the best wine-country destinations, fusing their love for the wines …

Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Breakfast Bombs Recipe

"Cinnamon roll dough is stuffed with crispy bacon, scrambled eggs, and Cheddar cheese to make these family-friendly breakfast bombs."<p>Ingredients<p>3 …

Delicioso Adobo Grilled Chicken

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:25 minPrep:5 minCook:20 min<p>Yield:about 1/2 cup adobo, 6 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer …

How Running a Marathon Puts Your Body Through Hell

Over thirty thousand runners began the Boston Marathon this morning in Hopkinton, MA, some having trained and run for years to get to this point. …

10 ways smart people stay calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

Best Bites: Crock-pot garlic parmesan potatoes

<i>Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your never-ending craving for food content through quick, beautiful videos for the at-home foodie. Check back on Tuesdays and Thursdays for new episodes!</i><p>When nights get busy, turn to this savory crock-pot potato recipe. …

Best ski goggles and gadgets for 2017 | CNN Travel

The 20 best one-pot recipes: part 1

Observer Food Monthly’s recipe selection, from Nigella Lawson’s roast chicken to Anna Jones’s magic veg spaghetti<p>• 20 best one-pot recipes: part 2<p>I am back to familiar territory with this: the smell of chicken roasting with lemon, rosemary and garlic has always seemed to me the essence of all that …

Top golfers face questions from awkward reporter

The European Tour had some fun this week by sending the world's worst reporter to cover the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.<p>With Chris Wood, Nicolas …

Bread Baking 101 for Beginners | The Art of Manliness

My bread-baking hobby all started with a Netflix documentary. <i>Cooked</i>, based on Michael Pollan’s book of the same name, explores the origins of food in …

Sorry, Braises—We're Slow Roasting Now

Take it low and slow and you'll have the creamiest salmon, or melt-in-your-mouth short ribs, or insanely tender chicken. Here's how to slow roast.<p>You already know you should be braising in the winter, but there’s a new technique in town: slow roasting. Well, it’s not really new, but it’s about time …

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How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

11 Grilling Hacks to Try This Summer

HIDE ICE CUBES IN BURGERS<p>At a cookout, a dried-out burger is as unwelcome as a swarm of mosquitoes, so some barbecue gurus like to add a single ice …

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31 Reasons Garlic, Ginger, and Scallions Are the Holy Flavor Trinity

This combo makes everything better, except maybe ice cream. That would be weird.<p><b>Is there a more foolproof trio of ingredients</b> than garlic, ginger, and scallions? Hard to think of any. This holy trinity of Cantonese cooking provides a fragrant base for any good stir-fry, but it's also versatile …

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Smoke Roasted Chicken Thighs with Maple Barbecue Sauce

We're big fans of chicken thighs because they're very tasty and easy to prepare, and they have just enough fat to stay moist on the grill. This is a …

Chicken Pot Pie

Prepare the crust.<p>Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. On a lightly floured surface, roll out the dough with a floured rolling pin into a …

Best roast potatoes | Potato recipes

• Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas 4.<br>• Peel the potatoes, keeping them whole, and ideally all about the same size (8cm). Parboil them in a pan of …

Grilled Steak Fries

31 Best Restaurants in New York City

If you can make it here (as a restaurant), you can make it anywhere.<p>New York, New York brings tourists in droves for its world-class museums, monuments, and theater. But have you taken a good look at our food scene lately? From fast-casual fried chicken to refined seafood temples and Caribbean from …

Butter-Basted Rib-Eye Steak - Cook's Illustrated | Cook's Illustrated

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

9 ingenious ways to save money in the kitchen

Keeping a tab on day to day finances is often mind-boggling. There are numerous bills to be paid, groceries to be bought, salaries to be handed over …

Chicken Pot Shepherd's Pie

In a 4-qt. saucepan, cook potatoes in generously salted water until tender, about 20 minutes. Drain and pass in a potato ricer back into the pan. Add …

Recipes

Staff Favorites: The 55 Best Recipes of 2015

All Cooking Light recipes have to meet high standards, but a few each issue are so great they become staff favorites.<p>1 of 55<p>January/February: …

18 Reasons to Make Pork Chops Your New Fave Weeknight Meal

The search for compelling weeknight dinner recipes is always ongoing. Just when you think you’re set with slow cooker chicken recipes, you realize that you need more than poultry in your life. You include healthy salmon into your routine and vegetarian tacos for meatless Monday, but there’s still …

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Nigel Slater’s beef brisket recipes

It’s one of the cheapest cuts of beef, but spend an afternoon slow-cooking a brisket and you’ll reap the dividends<p>You’ll need a spoon. The broth surrounding the beef has been in the oven for four hours, along with a handful of caramelised shallots, black peppercorns, thyme sprigs and bay leaves. I …

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Dine & Dash: 10 Speedy Dinners For Busy Families

When everyone in the family is running in different directions, it's nice to have a few speedy dinner recipes in your back pocket. From pasta to tacos, these family-friendly meals will have you in-and-out of the kitchen in no time!<p><b>1. Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli</b><p>Sometimes it seems …

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34 Dump Dinners for Your Slow Cooker

Even on crazy days, you can make Crock-Pot dump dinners happen fast! In the morning, just throw everything in your slow cooker—no browning, no …

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Ringbrothers Turn a Brand-New Cadillac ATS-V Into a Gorgeous '48 Coupe

Said another way, this is a '48 Cadillac with a 464-hp twin-turbo V6, ABS, traction control, Track Mode, and a touchscreen dashboard.<p>Usually, you'd call a custom car that combines the best of old- and new-school a restomod, but that term doesn't begin to encompass the latest Ringbrothers creation. …

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Rare Steaks: Spinalis Dorsi, the Ribeye cap

Ever wondered what the most truly coveted cut on a steer is? Newsflash, it’s not the tenderloin! Meet the tastiest beef muscle of all – the <i>Spinalis</i> …