Rebecca Kowalski

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Absurdly Addictive Asparagus Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I guess there's a reason Vosges Haut-chocolat Bacon and Chocolate bars are growing in popularity...it just seems that when you add bacon to almost anything, the salty smokiness heightens the other ingredients. Bacon may rule, but its Italian cousin, Pancetta, is also a contender for …

Caramelized Peach Pancakes

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Have some sunny, peachy pancakes for breakfast this morning.</i><p>Are you a recipe procrastinator? I am. I …

Chicken Breasts Dijon

4 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts (about 1 1/2 pounds)<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 small leeks, white and pale-green parts only, thinly sliced (about 1/2 cup)<p>1 small onion, minced (about 1/2 cup)<p>4 garlic cloves, minced<p>2 cups …

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Carolyn Murphy's Best Moments in Bazaar

See the all-American beauty's best photos from Bazaar magazine.<p>The all-American beauty has been a <i>Bazaar</i> favorite since landing on the modeling scene in 1996. From playing a fashion editor to being crowned an Icon by Carine Roitfeld—we're celebrating Carolyn Murphy's birthday by taking a look back …

Mini Grilled Gyro Burgers With Tzatziki and Pickled Peperoncini Recipe

A gyro-spiced beef-and-lamb mixture is formed into little patties, grilled, and topped with tzatziki and pickled pepperoncini for one tasty sandwich.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A 50/50 mix of ground beef and lamb strikes a nice balance between the flavor of a burger and a gyro.<br>• Adding additional fat or …

Eating out costs you 200 calories

It's often difficult to find time to cook a healthy, nutritious meal while traversing this hectic world. We've been warned frequently about the dangers of fast food. But skipping the drive-thru for that "healthier" sit-down meal at a restaurant isn't a good option either, a new study suggests.<p>The …

Chicken Skewers with Meyer Lemon Salsa

Makes 6 Servings<p>January 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 Meyer lemons<p>1/2 cup finely chopped English hothouse cucumber<p>3 tablespoons thinly sliced scallions, divided<p>1 serrano chile (with seeds), finely chopped<p>Pinch of sugar<p>Kosher salt<p>1 1/2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken thighs, cut into 1 1/2” pieces<p>Freshly …

Avocado with Pomegranate Molasses, Tomatoes, Citrus, and Basil Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I'M BAAAAAAACK! I hope that was creepy when you read it in your mind. I've been stuck in this really intense, conservatory style, acting program (super fun, don't get me wrong) with no time for recipe-making, which is sad. I've been quietly making my fellow classmates roasted chicken …

The Future of Iced Coffee

At its cafes, Blue Bottle might make one of the best iced-coffee drinks in America. But are artisan businesses doomed to fail when they try going mainstream?<p>I have seen the future of iced coffee.<p>There I was, wandering the grocery-store aisles—when suddenly, next to the kombucha, opposite the …

Ultra-luxury coffee £300 per cup: is it worth it?

Richard Hardwick, chairman and co-founder of Bespoke Beverages, explains why his company brews one of the priciest and most exclusive caffeine-fixes in the world<p>Bespoke Coffee make the world's finest and most exclusive coffee and they are the world's only ultra luxury coffee brand.<p>The company only …

10 Reasons Fair-Trade Coffee Doesn't Work

I see you, smugly smiling over your morning cup of fair-trade coffee, gratified at the unimaginable impact your thoughtfully chosen beans must be bringing to poor coffee growers overseas.<p>Well, think again.<p>The academic evidence for any positive effect of fair-trade coffee on coffee growers is mixed …

How to make more than one good cup of coffee with a moka pot?

I have a moka pot<p>I'm really happy with the coffee from this. However, after I've poured the first cup out, if I leave the heat on (however low), the …

How to Make Italian Ice 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: Italian ice is just the thing to cool down summer's sweatiest days. Thanks to Tieghan Gerard of Half Baked Harvest, you don't have to stop at</i> …

Street Food King Roy Choi Lands His Own CNN Show

It's been quite a year for <b>Roy Choi</b>, who grew out of his Kogi empire and smattering of restaurants to a big time hotel operation, involvement with Jon Favreau's <i>Chef</i> movie, and cookbook release. But now things go to another level for the Korean-American chef, who teased a new CNN show called <b>Street</b> …

How Korean Cuisine Got Huge in America (And Why It Took So Long)

It's no news by now that the Korean kitchen has officially made landfall in the United States. The signs of culinary conquest are everywhere. Bulgogi has entered the food-lovers' lexicon, up there with umami and bao. Korean barbecues have become staples in most major cities, joining the ranks of …

Kate Moss: Top looks

FASHION COVER GIRLS<p><b>She's a true style icon, often imitated but never equaled: We take a look back at her best looks.</b>

Looking For Tom Lehrer, Comedy's Mysterious Genius

Tom Lehrer is considered one of the most influential figures in comedy — despite a body of work consisting of just 37 pitch-black songs and a career that stopped abruptly when the counterculture he helped spawn eclipsed him. You can ask him why he quit, but good luck getting an answer.<p>Nearly 25 …