Sujatha Josen

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Hey Chef, What Can I Do With Cilantro?

We generally think of cilantro as <i>just an herb</i>: something you purée into pesto, chop into guacamole, or sprinkle over tacos. But, as our panel of pros shows, there are more than three ways to bring that bright, distinctive flavor and vibrant color into your kitchen.<p>Cocktails<p><i>Since first learning to</i> …

Why skiing in Zermatt's not as expensive as you might think

"Woten? Boden?” The shrill Japanese translation announcing the penultimate stop on the train – Rotenboden – makes my sister’s children giggle even though they’ve heard it dozens of times. It’s coming up to 9am the Saturday before Christmas, and we have prime seats in the front carriage for one of …

Ideas in Food's Best Japanese-Style Fried Chicken Just Happens to Be Gluten-Free

<i>Editor's Note:</i> I've been a huge fan of Aki and Alex of the blog Ideas in Food ever since I was a little chef-ling burning meat as a line cook in Boston. With their newest book, <i>Gluten-Free Flour Power</i>, they turn their considerable intellect to gluten-free recipes, developing unique solutions for …

Fluffy gluten-free coconut flour pancakes

These delicious and healthy pancakes use coconut flour, which makes them high in protein and fibre and low in sugar<p>The first thing to notice about these pancakes, besides how good they taste, is how similar the texture is to that of traditional pancakes. They are high in fiber and protein, lower in …

Wait, What? The Best Part of Fresh Ginger Is Actually the Peel

Love cooking with fresh ginger but hate tossing all that peel? Don't! Save 'em and use them in these great recipes, instead.<p>It's hard to beat the potent, spicy, nose-tinglingly hot flavor of fresh ginger. We like adding the freshly-grated stuff to everything from our blueberry pies to our …

48 hours on Waiheke Island, New Zealand: where to go, what to do

“What this island is about is art, food and wine – in any order you like,” we’re told on arrival at Waiheke, a 35-minute ferry hop from the centre of Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city.<p>Heart-stoppingly beautiful, the 20km-long island is one of those idylls first “discovered” by hippies and …

Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to</i> …

18 Picnic-Perfect Sandwich Recipes

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Now that summer has finally arrived, it's time to step outside and enjoy the warm weather. And few foods are more picnic-friendly than sandwiches—portable, easy to share, easy to eat, and totally customizable. From lobster rolls …

Grilled Chicken Tacos

4 Servings<p>These chicken tacos are made with thighs, which are more flavorful than chicken breasts; plus, they're less expensive. Put them to work in any fast weeknight preparation, starting with these spiced tacos.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium onion, cut into wedges, keeping root intact<p>2 garlic …

Garlic Confit Toast

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Lush confited garlic takes toasty, cheesy baguettes to another level.<p>April 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head garlic, cloves peeled<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter<p>1 cup grated Parmesan<p>2 teaspoons chopped oregano<p>1 teaspoon freshly grated lemon zest<p>½ teaspoon …

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Spicy Cucumber Margarita

Makes 12 Servings<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup sugar<p>3 cups tequila blanco<p>1 1/4 cups lemon juice<p>1 1/4 cup lime juice<p>1/2 cup triple sec<p>1 jalapeño, halved lengthwise<p>Lime wedges, kosher salt, cucumber slices, and jalapeño slices, for serving<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring sugar and 1/3 cup water to a …

The Genius No-Dairy Trick for Turning Vegetables Into Cream

<i>Every week—often with your help—Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>A brighter (and vegan) alternative to cream—for all your soups, sauces, and sides.</i><p>Even if you love cream; even if you love it <i>so much</i> that you plunk it into gratins …

8 Social Media Apps That You Won’t Have Tried Yet

Tired of Facebook, Instagram and Twitter? Then you need to check out these 8 social media apps that are on the rise.<p>In case you didn’t get the status …

11 Make-Ahead Snacks for Planes, Trains, and Really Long Car Rides

Travel snacks are not known for their elegance. They are sturdy, stoic, and dependable foods that rarely surpass anything more than sheer sustenance. But we all know a miniature bag of peanuts is not enough to get you through that 6-hour flight to your parents' place. Nor should gas station pork …

Healthy Smoothie Recipes You Need To Try

It's not just about throwing some fruit in a blender any more – from oats to ginger, there’s a whole host of healthy smoothie recipes you can …

Beauty: the best products for grey hair

‘Good grey shampoos and stylers generally use purple or blue tones to brighten the hair, as well as oils, silicones or humectants to add gloss’

Life hacks: things you didn't know you could do with a microwave

Need to revive stale bread or peel a butternut squash? The microwave can help<p><b>Revive stale bread</b><p>Want to make a sandwich, but your bread has gone stale? Don’t throw it away. Wrap the bread in a moist tea towel, or piece of dampened kitchen roll, and heat it in the microwave for about 20-30 seconds. …

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65 Pastry Recipes You Should Absolutely Make for Breakfast

From blueberry muffins to maple syrup doughnuts, these pastry recipes are most definitely worth it (and make a great breakfast!).<p><b>We get it: You had a rough week.</b> You've been working hard. You need some damn sugar, butter, or both. We've got the solution: Make some pastries. Eat said pastries for …

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Sea bass with Thai vegetables

If you’re particularly hungry, rice noodles go very well with this dish.<p>SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 sea bass fillets<br>• 2 carrots<br>• 2 courgettes<br>• 1 red pepper<br>• ¼ savoy cabbage<br>• 1 inch ginger<br>• 1 fat clove garlic<br>• 1 green chilli<br>• 1 small bunch fresh coriander<br>• 1 tbsp toasted sesame seeds<br>• 1 tbsp fish sauce<br>• 3 tbsp soy sauce<br>• Juice of …

Top 10 B&Bs in France to break your motorway journey

Break up the long drive to your French holiday destination with a stop at one of these chic but affordable guesthouses – chosen by Alastair Sawday

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Beauty: tinted moisturiser

‘I have three genuine treasures from offbeat brands, and I’m giddier over products than I’ve been in a long while’

11 Muffin Recipes to Start Your Day

Gallery11 Muffin Recipes to Start Your Day<p>More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>There's something truly special about starting your day with the wafting smell of freshly baked muffins. Plus your breakfast comes individually packaged, and just sweet …

Workout songs 2015: 10 new tunes that will help boost your performance

Music can have a massive impact on motivation and energy levels during exercise, so here are 10 workout songs for 2015 that will really help you go …

40 best holiday villas and apartments in Europe

FRANCE<p>La Jardin à la Francaise, Dordogne<p>For a group getaway that’s more Enchanted April than Peter’s Friends, this eight-bedroom manor house close to Périgueux is ideal. Built in 1611 but recently renovated, it also caters well for mixed age groups, with two family suites for guests with younger …

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How to Make the Ultimate Rich and Creamy Vegan Ramen

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>I hope you've all brought your oxygen tanks and crampons, for today we climb Mount Ramen, and the air up there is pretty thin. We've made the ascent to the top a few times in the past. First we took the full-frontal, …

Keep Your Bananas Fresh And Your Stomach Full With These Incredible Food Hacks

There's nothing more sorrowful-looking than a bunch of brown bananas, are we right?<p>If that's the case, then what we're about to share with you is …

5 Ways to Use Avocados Besides Guacamole

We're not ragging on guacamole; we're just hardcore crushing on avocado. Here's how to sneak it into everything you make.<p>So you've perfected your guacamole game, you're Instagramming expertly-crafted avocado toast, and you'll never eat a brown rice bowl without a few slices on top. You're now ready …

27 Leek Recipes That Are Like, 'Onions Who?'

Leeks are cooler than onions. Give 'em a whirl with one of these 27 great leek recipes.<p><b>Leeks are cooler than onions</b>. They perform the same jobs (use them anywhere you would a regular cooking onion) but they're sweeter, with a more delicate flavor. Plus, they're pretty! Give 'em a whirl with one of …

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