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The 33 Best Ramen Shops in America

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p>Ramen used to cost 10 cents. Now it costs a trained crew of culinary professionals several days of their lives watching broth boil.<p>Like a pot of pork bones, ramen's popularity has been simmering for a long time. In the years since we released our initial list of the 21 best shops in …

The Best Kitchen Tool You're Not Using? Scissors

<i>By Sheela Prakash, Epicurious</i><p>Think scissors are only for arts and crafts? Hardly. Rhoda Boone, our <i>Epicurious</i> Food Editor, relies on a good pair of kitchen shears to do a whole lot of things knives can do, but better. It's an inexpensive tool that's essential in a well-stocked kitchen--easier to …

8 Community Favorites with 5 Ingredients or Fewer

The results are in—here are the recipes our community loved from Your Best Recipes with 5 Ingredients or Fewer.<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can …

Is the Tuna Melt the World's Most Polarizing Sandwich?

Opinions? We've got 'em. Especially when it comes to what makes the best tuna melt recipe.<p></head>We thought nothing was more polarizing then bananas among the <i>Bon Appétit</i> staff…and then someone mentioned the tuna melt. Not only could our team fail to come to a consensus about whether they were …

Fish

America's 50 Best French Fries

<i>We searched high and low throughout the country, and here are the best French fries in America in 2015.</i><p>French fries can be found on restaurant menus all over America, from the smallest take-away shack to the grand bastions of fine dining. Although the origin of the fry is somewhat of a sore spot …

A 4-Step Plan to Satisfying Salads

<i>By Anna Stockwell, Epicurious</i><p>To really understand my four-step process when building a great salad, I have to first explain how my brain works in relation to food. I crave food not just by flavor but by texture and temperature. In creating a new recipe or a meal, I imagine how I want each bite to …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Spring—in the form of fresh vegetables, at least—has arrived. Celebrate with savory dishes that highlight the season's finest ingredients, like …

Vegetables

A Solution to the Lunchy Blahs

<i>If you like reading what Amanda feeds her kids, you'll love taking a look into what other people—both in the food world and the world at large—prepare for their own children (and occasionally their signifcant others and maybe even their pets). Prepare to be either resentful or appreciative of your</i> …

By Reader Request: Recipes From Bar Tartine, Craftsman and Wolves, and More

From savory hand pies to a deep-fried tofu bowl, these are the restaurant recipes our readers want to cook at home this month.<p>This is <b>R.S.V.P.</b>, a monthly column in which <i>Bon Appétit</i> publishes recipes, requested by readers, from restaurants all across the country. These are real live readers with real …

Cooking

This Week in Recipes

Appetizers and Condiments<p>Oven-Baked Strawberry-Chipotle Wings With Avocado-Blue Cheese Dip<br>• Foolproof Béarnaise Sauce<br>• Quick and Easy Poutine<br>• Pulled Pork Jalapeno Poppers With Raspberry Sauce<p>Mains<p>Easy Pan-Roasted Chicken Breasts With Lemon and Rosemary Pan Sauce<br>• Skirt Steak With Mushroom-Cream Pan …

7 Delectable Desserts That Inspire 'Oohs' and 'Aahs'

We eat first with our eyes, so these impressive-looking desserts will get people talking.<p><b>1. Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie</b><p>Just mention chocolate and peanut butter and people will swoon. This tart -- with a chocolate crust, creamy peanut butter filling and chocolate ganache topping -- lives up to the …

12 Recipes to Enjoy All Week Long

Sunday cooking can be the most satisfying kind. Not only do you get the relaxing benefits of being in the kitchen and making dinner, but you get the peace of mind of knowing that you don’t need to sweat what you’re going to eat for the upcoming week. When you plan ahead, you create options for …

How to Make the Best Quesadillas

The world owes Mexico a lot for its invention of the quesadilla. We’d be hard-pressed to find another dish as addictive that can come together so …

See the trailer for 'Saturday Night Live' documentary 'Live from New York!'

Perhaps you’ve read Tom Shales and James A. Miller’s oral history-of-<i>Saturday Night Live</i> 2002 book <i>Live from New York</i> and watched <i>SNL</i>‘s …

Film Festivals

5 Myths About Going Gluten-Free

Time to set the record straight.<p>Gluten-free diets are all the rage right now, but how much do people really understand about what amounts to a major lifestyle change? Researchers at the University of Florida set out to get to the bottom of the public's misconceptions about the buzzy protein that's …

Weight Loss

'Game of Thrones' enters Season 5 at war with it all

It's always worrisome when a beloved show enters midlife. Giddy limerence gives way to the more critical eye of a long-term relationship, and even the most beloved characters or innovative worlds can seem overly familiar and irksome. The more acclaimed or popular a show is, the more tempted we are …

Your ultimate 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 cheat sheet

Unless you've pledged allegiance to the Night's Watch and been stuck on the Wall waiting for White Walkers, you've probably heard is about to start. In honor of the first season to deviate substantially from the book series it's based on (read: spoil the upcoming books), we've rounded up our …

TV Series

Bringing Color to Presidents Past

Col. Theodore Roosevelt with a dead elephant at Meru, Kenya. The Siena Research Institute (SRI) at Siena College often<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Library of Congress<p>…

Cat behaviour: how to check your cat is ‘feline’ good

Published on 8 April 2015 under Animal welfare, Pets. Tags: angry cat, cat advice, cat behaviour, happy cat, pet advice<p><b>Just like us, cats can</b> …

Behavior

Lessons From The Civil War 150 Years Later: U.S. Should Stop Killing People Without Good Reason

America’s worst conflict ended 150 years ago today. Well, almost. On April 9, 1865 Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia, the South’s most successful fighting force, at Appomattox. Gen. Joseph E. Johnston didn’t yield his threadbare command in North Carolina until …

US marks 150th anniversary of American Civil War on day of Robert E Lee’s surrender

Across the US bells will ring to mark the end of the American Civil War, but scars remain from a conflict which claimed the lives of two per cent of the American population<p>Bells across America will peal to mark the 150th anniversary of the surrender of Robert E Lee’s Confederate army on April 9 …

War

Japan's Experiments on U.S. POWs: Exhibit Highlights Horrific History

TOKYO — A new exhibit is shining a light on a horrific episode in Japan's history — brutal medical experiments conducted on American prisoners of war during World War II.<p>The Kyushu University Medical History Museum exhibit, which opened on Wednesday in southern Japan, showcases 100 years of the …

Despite blistering heat, there was plenty of fun on the first day of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, including excellent sets from Azaelia Banks, Charles Bradley, Alabama Shakes and AC/DC

Coachella Valley

Fox remaking 'Rocky Horror Picture Show'

Fox is doing the Time Warp: EW has learned the broadcaster will make a new TV version of the 40-year-old iconic film <i>The Rocky Horror Picture Show</i>.<p>The …

Horror

'Game of Thrones': Peter Dinklage reveals his all-time favorite scene and teases season 5

<i>As we head into</i> Game of Thrones <i>season 5 premiere weekend, here’s our Q&A with Emmy-winning star Peter Dinkl</i><i>ag</i><i>e. When we last saw his character Tyrion</i> …

TV Series

The End of the American Civil War

'Apprehension seems to exist among the people of the Southern States that by the accession of a Republican Administration, their property, and their …

The Gentleman's Agreement That Ended the Civil War

The 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War is tomorrow. On April 9, 1865, generals Grant and Lee met at the village of Appomattox Court House …

Eugene Richards: Looking for Lincoln’s Legacy

<i>This video is part of our Exposure series, in which National Geographic photographers share the stories behind their images. Listen to photographer Eugene Richards talk about his assignment: looking for Lincoln’s legacy in our modern times.</i><br>***<br>You may find this hard to believe, but there are moments …

Lee Surrendering to Grant at Appomattox

Title<p>Lee Surrendering to Grant at Appomattox<p>Artist<p>ca. 1870<p>On View<p>Dimensions<p>12 3/8 x 17 1/4 in. (31.4 x 43.8 cm)<p>Smithsonian American Art Museum<p>Gift of …

War

How the Civil War Changed America Forever

When the North emerged victorious on April 9, 1865, the U.S. entered a new era. However, the war’s legacy of destruction would leave deep scars.<p>On …