Raegan Hicks

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FoodRecipes

Poached eggs with bacon and tomatoes<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>less than 10 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 2<p>A great alternative to the traditional fry-up that’s low in calories but high in flavour. Poached eggs are a great way to make breakfast a little lighter and surprisingly easy to cook.<p>As …

10 Surefire Ways To Build Your Wealth In 2015

<i>Be sure to check out the related story, 10 Surefire Ways To Boost Your Productivity in 2015.</i><p>A new year brings renewed energy to strive for one’s goals and dreams. And key to that pursuit is money.<p>Whether you’ve set your sights on launching a business, taking a trip to Patagonia, or buying a house, …

Personal Finance

Open-Source Mixology: Cocktail Recipes by the Numbers

Acquire the codes for classic drinks, and you can improvise infinitely (without wasting a drop)<p>SOME OF THE RECIPES in “Liquid Intelligence,” the new cocktail book from food-science authority Dave Arnold, require more commitment—or at least more gear—than one would expect from the average home …

Carbon Dioxide

The Scotch Before Christmas: 12 Single Malts for Last-Minute Shoppers

'Twas the week before Christmas, the middle of Hanukkah<p>And last-minute shoppers had serious agita.<p>"What do I do? What the hell should I buy?<p>I still need a gift for my great uncle Sy!<p>Not to mention my cousin, the one in Mamaroneck<p>And the guy in my office who looks just like Shrek.<p>I'm totally screwed …

Leonardo’s Brain: What a Posthumous Brain Scan Six Centuries Later Reveals about the Source of Da Vinci’s Creativity

One September day in 2008, <b>Leonard Shlain</b> found himself having trouble buttoning his shirt with his right hand. He was admitted into the emergency room, diagnosed with Stage 4 brain cancer, and given nine months to live. Shlain — a surgeon by training and a self-described “synthesizer by nature” …

How to Cook Flat Bacon

<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: A trick for making pretty, flat bacon -- no big wrinkles of fat in sight -- from our test kitchen manager Derek Laughren.</i><p>You can't cook bad bacon. Well, …

Drink this: Plan B cocktail

<b>Plan B cocktail</b>:When Pl-zen is on the agenda for dining and imbibing, prepare for a wonderfully novel experience. Brunch comes with the option of duck bacon; small plates include bone marrow and baby octopus; "beeramisu" is on the menu for dessert; and the signature brioche burger pairs splendidly …

Cocktails

Horchata Is Your New Best Friend This Summer

If you've never had horchata, and even if you have, listen up. There's a lot more to this sweet beverage than you might think. Horchata is a milky, but dairy-free, drink that originated in Valencia, Spain (also the birthplace of paella). It was originally made with tiger nuts (which are not …

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

50<p>‘Los Angeles’<p>X<br>Slash, 1980<p>Produced by Ray Manzarek of the Doors, this is the first great West Coast punk album. Searing songs fly off like sparks, …

Asbury Park

Sorrel Rice Bowls with Poached Eggs

4 Servings<p>This “put an egg on it” dream dish is a must-order menu item at Sqirl. If using kale, you may want to add more lemon juice to mimic sorrel’s tart sharpness.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups short-grain brown rice<p>Kosher salt<p>1 cup (lightly packed) sorrel or kale leaves (ribs removed, if using …