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These 10 Great Online Specialty Food Stores Have Everything

From saffron to heirloom corn tortillas and really, really good grits—we've got just the place.<p>Once upon a time in a pre-kale era, before we were mixing miso into our pastas and topping our toast with kimchi, iceberg was the standard lettuce and fresh ginger was nowhere to be seen (or so says my …

14 Fancy Sandwich Recipes That Are Worthy of the Dinner Table

When you think of sandwiches, your head goes to <i>lunch</i> — an ooey gooey grilled cheese and tomato soup combo, or perhaps that beloved panini from the sandwich shop you frequent on your lunch break. Truth is, a creative sandwich makes for a totally appropriate dinner option as well — <i>when done right</i>. …

Five Sauces for the Modern Cook

Without apology or even a trace of sheepishness, Travis Lett confessed to being a thief.<p>Of course, the only person this pensive chef ever steals from is himself. At Gjelina, his Los Angeles restaurant with a large, ever-changing menu, “We’re constantly appropriating elements from dishes we’ve done …

The 13 Most Ridiculous Movie Gadgets of All Time

Glass of exploding water, sir?<p>President of DC Entertainment Diane Nelson has confirmed that Wonder Woman's invisible jet-plane will <i>not</i> be seen in the new <i>WW</i> movie. Before we get onto listing the 13 most ridiculous statements ever made by company presidents, we take a look at the other 13 most …

The Food Lab: My 19 Favorite Summer Grilling Recipes

Even when I lived in a New York apartment, grilling (perhaps illegally, on my balcony) was my favorite way to spend a warm summer evening. Now that I'm out in the Bay Area, warm summer evenings don't really exist, but I've got far more room for grilling than I've ever had before, which means that …

26 snazzy pool floats that'll make a splash this summer

Summer 2016 is coming in hot, and that can only mean one thing — it's time to find this year's totally Instagrammable pool float.<p>Who could forget …

The best Nutribullet breakfast smoothie recipes

For those unfamiliar with the gadget, <b>the NutriBullet is an extractor which pulverises vegetables, nuts, seeds and even the pips and stalks of your fruits</b>.<p>Here, we bring you the best breakfast smoothie recipes, featuring everything from almond to beetroot, that you can blitz up in seconds for a …

The world's most beautiful restaurants - Telegraph

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Mass rugby punch up between Royal Navy and French Navy

New Battle of Toulon between the British and the French as rugby match erupts in pitch brawl<p>They have faced each other in battle many times, but the rivalry between the Royal Navy and French Marine Nationale on Wednesday night erupted in pitched fighting not on the sea, but the rugby field.<p>A match …

10 Great Irish Whiskeys to Sip This St. Patrick's Day

To hell with green beer.<p>Irish whiskey is too often underrated and relegated to the shot glass. We find that almost as unacceptable as green beer. So, instead of slamming back something from the well this Thursday, why not take your time and actually sip some top-notch liquid from the Emerald Isle? …

The Brief History of the Turducken (and Stuffing Food in Food)

The late Cajun chef Paul Prudhomme claimed to have invented the turducken (a turkey stuffed with a duck stuffed with a chicken) in the 1970s. He became synonymous with the dish—and even trademarked the name in 1986 (Turducken™). Yet, there are plenty of skeptics.<p>When Amanda Hesser inquired into the …

The Condiment Graveyard: Ingredients We Thought Would Change Our Lives (But Didn't)

We had high hopes and big dreams for these foods, but we've never used them (and probably never will).<p>We've all been there: You go on a rad vacation to a far-flung country or take a road trip around the Deep South. And you bring yourself back a food souvenir so you can keep the good times rolling …

World Gymnastics Championships Begin in Glasgow: Pictures

An Ode to Acorn Squash, Which Is the Best Squash

We love all squash, but acorn squash just may be the best squash—here's why<p><del>We love all kinds of squash equally</del>. We're going to 'fess up: Acorn squash is the best squash there is. From its deep orange color to its unfussy functionality, we can't get enough of the acorn. Here are four good …

The Food Lab: Foolproof Onion Rings

Here's another exclusive excerpt from my book, The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science. I hope you enjoy it.<p>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<p>$33.89from Amazon<p>At their physical core, onion rings couldn't be more different from fried fish. But at their philosophical core, …

£255 to eat in the Fat Duck? That’s indefensible

Only the wealthy few can afford a meal at Heston Blumenthal’s reopened Bray restaurant – but we’ve got some ideas for how the place might be democratised

Chocolate with your Bacon? Tate Britain offers feast for the senses

London gallery opens ‘sensorium’ to explore whether taste, touch, smell and sound change the way people experience art<p>Visitors to Tate Britain can have chocolate with their Bacon while the smell of Pledge furniture polish wafts around a 1940s interior by Richard Hamilton.<p>In another room there are …

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Quick Bread from Four & Twenty Blackbirds—and 14 Other Loaves

<i>We're the kind of people who have to eat every three hours, and Pure Leaf Iced Tea is here to help with that.</i><p><i>Today: A quick bread recipe from Four & Twenty Blackbirds—and our next Instameet!</i><p>Quick bread is the catch-all loaf, the one you can make by just rummaging thorugh spice jars and half-empty …

Exciting Arrangements of Food Suspended in Mid-Air

Rather than arranging foods from one recipe into perfectly aligned rows of ingredients, German artist Nora Luther created this exciting collection where the items burst into the air in an organized chaos. Created in cooperation with Pavel Becker, <i>Recipes</i> is a series of deliciously presented foods in …

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How To Plate Food Like A 3-Star Michelin Chef

Tracey Torres has cooked in some of the best kitchens in the world. Now she shares trade secrets on how to plate food like a pro.<p>Take a trip to Daniel or Eleven Madison Park, and you won’t just be blown away by the flavors of the food. The plating itself is an abstract work of art. Now that the …

The Best Breakfasts for Every Back to School Occasion

Getting back into the school routine doesn’t have to mean returning to a breakfast rut. You’ve got your weeknight meal routine on lockdown and nobody can rival your portable lunches. Now it’s time to up your morning game. We’ve put together a list of our favorite breakfasts for every occasion and …

Ice Cream Pies and Cakes to Eat This Summer

We can't decide if we like ice cream pie or ice cream cake better, so we'll just eat both.<p><b>We can't decide if we like ice cream pie or ice cream cake better</b>, so we'll just eat both.

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Chocolate-Cinnamon Coffee Cake

12 Servings<p>If you like, serve this chocolate-cinnamon recipe with whipped cream or an extra dollop of yogurt—or, of course, a cup of coffee.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan<p>½ cup blanched hazelnuts, chopped<p>2 ounces bittersweet …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

50 Influential Photographs That Changed Human History

1 of 51<p>Family members pass Kosovar refugee Agim Shala, 2, through a barbed wire fence into the hands of grandparents at an Albania camp, March 1999.<p>2 …

Do look down! The world's best skywalks – in pictures

As Canada's Glacier Skywalk opens, offering amazing views over Jasper national park, we take a look at the best skywalks around the world<p><b>Share your skywalk experiences in the comments below</b>

The 10 Best Bond Villains

<b>James Bond is often only</b> as good as his villains, which is why the Internet went nuts when rumors began circulating late last week that 007's next adversary might be played by Chiwetel Ejiofor. The Oscar-nominated <i>12 Years a Slave</i> star would be not only the rare black actor to face off against Bond …