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Plot Twist: The Most Genius Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Is Also Vegan

World, this is the genius chocolate chip cookie we've been waiting for. <b>Oh, and one other thing: It's vegan.</b><p>Notice that I didn't say it's genius <i>for</i> a vegan chocolate chip cookie or <i>in spite of</i> it. This cookie, which comes from Ovenly founders Agatha Kulaga and Erin Patinkin, can rest entirely on its …

Dessert

How to Make French Toast Without a Recipe

How to make French toast was one of the first things I learned as a kid. The other was egg-in-a-hole. Eggs-plus-bread-plus-skillet—that was …

Master to class: Espresso is your medium

Jesus Gomez, head barista at J.Rene Coffee Roasters in West Hartford, Conn., is a guru of latte art.<p>As if leading a yoga class, he makes small …

Coffee

15 F*cking Brilliant Hiking Hacks You Need To Try ASAP

Upgrade your outdoors skills.

Camping

50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

Northern Lights

How to Cook a 3-Course Meal Using Only One Skillet and One Burner

<i>Izy Hossack from Top with Cinnamon shows us how to prepare a three-course meal—using only a cast-iron skillet and a camping stove.</i><p>This summer, I found myself in an apartment with very limited kitchen equipment—basically just a one-ring camping stove, a kettle, and microwave. I already showed you …

Bread

My Favorite Cornbread Recipe

<i>This post was originally published on September 23, 2007. It’s one of the oldest recipes on the site and the pictures were in desperate need of an</i> …

Cornbread

A New York restaurant is serving spaghetti in a completely different way

A Manhattan restaurant is aiming to make spaghetti portable.<p>Emanuele Attala, chef and co-owner of Spaghetti Incident on the Lower East Side, tells QSR Magazine that in his hometown of Rimini, Italy, it is customary to put pasta in a paper cone.<p>"During the summer they do a festival on the beach … …

10 of the best bourbon cocktails

Why stop at the Old Fashioned? We share 10 delicious bourbon whisky cocktail recipes you'll make again and again<p>Bourbon: it always conjures up balmy southern nights, the air wafting the scents of jasmine and the sounds of jazz. Rain not withstanding, it tastes just as good on a south London …

Mad Men

18 Fresh Recipes to Celebrate Zucchini Season

While most people have access to supermarket zucchini all year long, it's really at it's peak during the summer. And if you grow it, then you know how incredibly prolific those plants can be. Whether you are busting at the seams with the green squash or planning to grab a sackful at the farmers' …

Making Food: Verbena, a new category of cocktails - Inside Scoop SF

<i>In this ongoing Inside Scoop series, Making Food, we explore the Bay Area’s expanding universe of food entrepreneurs—and the delicious, creative foods they’re making.</i><p><b>The good stuff:</b> Fresh Fruit Infusions. Lightly carbonated cocktails made with local fruits.<p><b>The maker:</b> Verbena, San Francisco and San …

Creative Ways to Succeed in the Knowledge Economy : The Art of Non-Conformity

Reading:<p>How One Woman Makes $1 Million a Year on Etsy<br>• How to Make $225/hr Writing Poetry<br>• The Uber Driver Who Makes $250,000 a Year<p>I enjoyed each of …

A Step-by-Step Guide to Ultimate Tent Care

©istockphoto/fotoVoyagerAfter a backpacking or camping trip, it’s too easy to just toss gear into heap in storage and forget about it until the next …

Washing Machines

In Paris, A Collaborative Roaster Pushes The City's Coffee Forward

As the Paris specialty coffee scene grows, one thing is sure: more people want in. The first generation of specialty roasters and cafe owners were …

Mixing Whisky and Tea

Tea and Scotch is a common mix in China and elsewhere in Asia. But can it catch on in Europe?<p>FOR THE RECORD, I’ve never seen anyone mix red wine and Coke. But I’m told its fashionable in Spain, where it’s called Calimocho, and in parts of China. The nearest I’ve come to it was when one of my …

Audio Mixing

Like Butter, Baby: Why Churning Your Own Is Worth the Effort

Learning how to make butter is easy—and it's also one of the most satisfying DIY kitchen tasks there is.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow may work on the internet, but when it comes to cooking, she prefers to keep it old-school. From making her own butter (seriously) to grinding her coffee beans</i> …

New York State

How to Ride and Drink Coffee

Some mornings you don’t have time to brush your hair, let alone drink a cup of coffee. No worries, you can get caffeinated on your commute.<p>If you’re anything like me, your mornings aren’t going to get off to much of a start without an immediate dose of caffeine. If the similarity continues to hold …

17 Cobblers, Crumbles, Crisps, and Buckles That Make Us Want to Eat All the Berries and Crumbs

With so many berries to choose from, why not make a cobbler, crisp, crumble, or buckle? Here are 18 so good you'll want to dig well below the crumbly top layer and polish off the whole thing.<p><b>When someone shows up to a party with a truly beautiful berry cobbler,</b> crumble, buckle, or crisp, our jaws …

Baking

Joe Carroll on How to Learn About Barbecue and Beer

Joe Carroll of Brooklyn's acclaimed Spuyten Duyvil, Fette Sau, and St. Anselm has had quite an education. He started by diving into the world of beer: "I really wanted to learn more about wine, but quickly realized that wasn't going to be possible on a college student's budget in New York City, so …

New tech is changing the restaurant reservations game

At noon on a recent Wednesday in May, San Francisco's Lazy Bear restaurant began taking reservations for June. Just 45 minutes later, nearly every seat for the entire month was sold out.<p>Not reserved. Sold. As in, every meal for almost every seat for an entire month bought and paid for in …

28 Of The Best Slow Cooked Pulled Pork Recipes

Winter may be over, but there's nothing like getting the slow cooker going on a cool spring day. And the perfect companion to this kitchen appliance? …

Cooking

19 No-Cook Breakfasts That Require Zero Stove Time

When we start waking up to hot and sticky mornings, we retire the stove and say good morning to these cooling, no-cook breakfasts instead.<p><b>We love oatmeal and omelets</b> as much as we love all breakfast foods (which is to say: a <i>lot</i>). But when we start waking up to hot and sticky mornings, we retire the …

Breakfast

Making Fresh Ceviche at Home Is Way Easier Than It Looks

Great ceviche is easy to make and nearly impossible to mess up. Here's how to do it.<p>When I was just out of college, a group of friends and I backpacked across Mexico. We started in a small beach town called Barra de Navidad, where every morning the shrimp boats would come in and the fishermen would …

Whitefish

23 Skillet Cakes That Anyone Can Make

So effortlessly classy, it feels like cheating.

Dessert

The End of the Restaurant As You Know It

Just like Uber and Airbnb, foodies are joining the sharing economy with communal venues packed with multiple dining, drinking, and even sleeping …

Real Estate

From Design to Street Art, 5 Looks Inside Great Creators' Notebooks

<i>A round-up of intimate drawings from Meriwether Lewis, Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, and other bright minds</i><p>The nature and origin of creativity is the subject of many a theory. But, rather than theorizing about it, wouldn't it be great if we could just lift the lid of a great creative mind and …

52 Recipes to Get Your Braise On

Our best braised recipes from short ribs to chicken.<p><b>There are few things that make us happier than a good braise.</b> After a few hands-off hours on the stove or in the oven, your final dish will be full of incredible (mostly) meat flavor. Seriously, what could be better?

Cooking