Richard Given

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11 Grocery Store Items You Could Be Making at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With eleven easy DIY recipes, you can make headway on your ever-growing grocery list, right from the comfort of your kitchen.</i><p>Unless you've just …

The App I Used to Break Into My Neighbor's Home

When I broke into my neighbor’s home earlier this week, I didn’t use any cat burglar skills. I don’t know how to pick locks. I’m not even sure how to …

Verizon to Begin Spot Throttling of High-Usage Customers on Unlimited LTE Plans

Following a report by <i>Droid Life</i> yesterday, Verizon has now confirmed to <i>Gigaom</i> that starting October 1 the carrier will begin spot throttling of certain high-usage customers connecting to carrier's LTE network. The policy affects users on grandfathered unlimited data plans that are no longer offered …

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

Four-winged flying dinosaur unearthed in China

A new species of prehistoric, four-winged dinosaur discovered in China may be the largest flying reptile of its kind.<p>The well-preserved, complete skeleton of the dinosaur <i>Changyuraptor yangi</i> features a long tail with feathers 30cm in length – the longest ever seen on a dinosaur fossil. The feathers …

Yeast-Raised Angel Biscuits Recipe

After proofing overnight in the fridge, these yeast-raised biscuits are ready to bake first thing in the morning, so they're an easy make-ahead option for breakfast and brunch. Like traditional biscuits, angel biscuits are buttery and tender, but with a flavor and texture closer to a Parker House …

How to Transport Pie Safely + a Giveaway!

<i>Are you deep in the throes of summer fruit and wondering what to do with it? Over in our Provisions shop, we make the most of good food by finding useful, beautiful products to go with it.</i><p><i>Since they are so many pie lovers, and only two PieBoxes to give away, stay tuned for an email to your inbox on</i> …

Sambal Chicken Skewers

4 Servings<p>Kebabs get a bad rap. (Decades of alternating zucchini coins and cherry tomatoes can do that.) But this Asian take, with a spicy, sticky glaze, makes for a very convincing comeback.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/3 cup hot chili …

cherry almond dutch baby

If I were forced, because it was my job or something <i>terrible</i> like that, to come up with some sort of World Cup of Pancakes ranking system, it would …

Apple slashes iPod touch prices, launches new 16GB model (updated)

<i>Update July 1: Apple is now launching the device internationally.</i> <i>Update 8:30 a.m. ET: Apple officially launched the new 16GB device and cut prices across the entire line, confirming earlier rumors. Details here.</i><p>Rumor has it that Apple will launch a new iPod touch model next week — a 16GB $200 …

Google begins removing search results under 'right to be forgotten' law

Company adds disclaimer to the bottom of searches for people's names, in compliance with controversial EU ruling<p>Google has begun removing results for searches on some individuals in Europe, in compliance with a controversial court ruling that established the so-called "right to be forgotten." As …

Travel 365: A kayaker tackles rapids on the Reuss River in central Switzerland. http://on.natgeo.com/1qDhQYB #TPC2014 Photograph by Chris Schmid/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

Neighbouring Dwarf Galaxies Refuse To Fit The Standard Model Of The Universe

The dwarf galaxies that circle the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies don’t really belong there, according to a new study, which claims these stars defy the standard model of galaxy formation.<p>When you call something the Standard Model, it makes it sound like it’s the accepted norm, the thing that …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

25 Ways to Grill Chicken Better

Behold our definitive guide to grilling the best chicken of your life! With these 25 tips, tricks, and recipes, your bird will never be boring<p>Like burgers and dogs or a rack of ribs, grilled chicken is a rite of summer. Whether skewered, flattened, brined, spiced, or upended on a beer can, there …

A Pizza Party

<i>Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw is throwing</i> <i>no-stress weeknight parties for anyone, anytime, and (almost) every kitchen. You're invited.</i><p><i>Today: Brette conquers her fear of yeast, and puts together a plan for a weeknight pizza fest.</i><p>For those who make pizza reguarly -- who always happen to have …

Tutorial: How to Pick the Best Focal Length When Capturing Landscapes

Put together by photographer Steve Perry, the video tutorial above shares a collection of useful tips, advice and examples that help explain how to …

Frozen strawberries and red wine. [recipe soon!]

Lasagna Rollups

On Saturday’s episode of my Food Network show, I cooked a handful of recipes for Edna Mae, my husband’s wonderful, perfect, lovely grandmother. All …

How to Make a Vinaigrette Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Associate Editor Kenzi Wilbur holds vinaigrettes near and dear to her heart. This is how she makes</i> …

How to Make Parmesan Broth + 6 Ways to Use It

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Turn your Parmesan rinds into a flavorful base for soups, stews, and risottos.</i><p>A number of clever soup recipes -- like minestrone, for one -- ask you to …

Aged Sriracha Hot Sauce Recipe • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>Did you know that the Huy Fong company that makes the beloved “rooster sauce” sells 20 million bottles of its sriracha sauce a year without …

Saffron Chicken and Rice With Golden Beets From 'The New Southern Table'

While it may not have the superstar status of other quintessentially Southern ingredients like country ham or collards, rice is a vital part of any Southern table, especially in the low country region around the Carolina coast. Brys Stephens's chapter on rice in his cookbook, <i>The New Southern Table</i>, …

South Carolina Mustard Barbecue Sauce

I have always been a lover of barbecue sauce. From the time my mom and I went to Wendy’s for the first time after a rained-out elementary school …

Italian Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Melissa Hamilton | Christopher Hirsheimer | Canal House N° 8: Pronto | Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2013<p>Faicco’s is an …

Quick Masa Dough Recipe

Homemade masa dough might sound intimidating, but doesn't have to be: prepackaged <i>masa harina</i>, the coarse flour ground from hominy that's already been slaked with lime in the traditional manner, makes its preparation a snap. Enriched with lard and lightened with baking powder, the dough makes a …

Quick Curtido (Mexican Cabbage Slaw) Recipe

What sauerkraut is to a hotdog and kimchi is to a Korean pancake, <i>curtido</i> is to a variety of Latin American dishes. This funky, vinegary cabbage, onion, and carrot slaw brings crunch and a hit of acid to a host of rich, long-cooked dishes that call out for brightness and texture. Traditional curtido …

Cauliflower Chickpea Curry Recipe

Sometimes a single ingredient, a garnish, can turn a dish from <i>meh</i> to <i>Wow</i>. In the case of this cauliflower chickpea curry, that ingredient is cilantro. …