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Where to go on a cruise in 2016

1. Barbados for independence<p>Holidaymakers normally visit Barbados for its beaches and swanky hotels, but next November you can take part in the festivities marking 50 years of independence. The island was ruled by Britain for more than 300 years and retains a quirky British charm, but the annual …

Costa Rica

In Fiji, diving with big, hungry sharks

Scuba Diving

John Muir Trail

Hiking

Coconut Milk and Curry Make for Juicy, Flavor-Packed Chicken Kebabs

If kebabs were the cast of a high school coming-of-age movie, beef would be that kid who has the looks <i>and</i> the substance to back them up, pork would be the goofy-yet-lovable fat kid, and vegetables might be the nerd with the heart of gold. So where does that leave chicken breast? Chicken is the …

Spicy Chicken Wonton Soup

Ginseng Chicken Soup (Samgyetang:삼계탕)

Salmon in a Sea of Coconut From 'Marcus Off Duty'

Marcus Samuelsson is downright obliged to love salmon, having grown up on the coast of Sweden. And he has a thing for the flavors of Southeast Asia, choosing the foods of that region to be his desert-island pick, so to speak. In this dish from his new cookbook, <i>Marcus Off Duty,</i> he combines both …

Sriracha Chicken

This easy hot, sweet and savory chicken is glazed in a caramelized coating of piquant sriracha and pungent ginger with a subtle sweetness from the …

Food

Our Take on P.F. Chang's Chicken Lettuce Wraps

It's the iconic dish you'll see on almost every table at P.F. Chang's. It's layered with complex flavors, fun to eat, and surprisingly simple to make at home. What is it we're talking about? It's P.F. Chang's chicken lettuce wraps, of course! Watch the video to see our take on this must-try …

Shanghai Wonton Soup

If you ask a Shanghainese person what their favorite breakfast or afternoon snack is, it’s probably going to be a steaming bowl of xiao hun tun, or …

Shanghai

Garlic Lemon Chicken Stir Fry

I just came back from my lunch break, and according to my car it is 75 degrees out right now.<p>I can believe it, because I actually felt the need to …

Ginger Chicken Recipe

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 …

Shrimpylicious Egg Rolls

Total:1 hr 25 minPrep:30 minInactive:20 minCook:35 min<p>Yield:3 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories198Total Fat1 gramsSodium759 …

Sardines with Olive-Date Tapenade and Yogurt

Satisfying and seasonal food in 30 minutes or less<p>Consider sardines the ocean's lamb chop. Their rich flavor and tiny bodies have eaters sucking meat right off the bone. When cooked correctly, the fish's delicate, unctuous flesh encased in salty, crackly skin is finger-licking food at its most …

Food

Steven Redzikowski’s Recipe for Lemon Rubbed Chicken With Asparagus and Mushrooms

This recipe from Colorado chef Steven Redzikowski pairs lemony chicken thighs roasted to a crisp with a salad of wild mushrooms, asparagus and peppery watercress<p>THOUGH STEVEN REDZIKOWSKI had worked with his business partner and beverage director, Bryan Dayton, before they opened OAK at Fourteenth …

Cooking

Mike Lata’s Recipe for Triggerfish Schnitzel With Sunchokes and Greens

At the Ordinary in Charleston, S.C., chef Mike Lata serves up triggerfish as schnitzel—breaded and pan-fried until golden—with sides of roasted vegetables, a heap of greens and a scrumptious caper-brown butter vinaigrette. Here’s a quick version to make at home<p>“THE SEA IS wild and you have to be …

South Carolina

Steven Redzikowski’s Recipe for Roasted Sea Bream With Jalapeño Vinaigrette

Colorado chef Steven Redzikowski brings his signature easygoing style to this recipe for whole, succulent fish with radish-ginger slaw and a bright, spicy vinaigrette<p>THOUGH HE CAME UP in four-star kitchens, Steven Redzikowski knows how to please a crowd. Today, as the chef and owner of two Colorado …

Recipes

Josef Centeno’s Recipe for Spring Miso-Strone Soup

This Japanese-Italian fusion recipe from chef Josef Centeno of L.A.’s Orsa & Winston combines the tastiest elements of miso soup and minestrone in a bowl loaded with spring vegetables<p>AT FIRST GLANCE, you might not think Japanese and Italian cooking make a comfortable match. But Josef Centeno …

Los Angeles

Hooni Kim’s Recipe for Pan-Fried Seafood Scallion Pancake

For a quick meal or crowd-pleasing snack, chef Hooni Kim offers a streamlined version of the crisp-fried seafood scallion pancake he serves at Hanjan in Manhattan<p>NOT EVERYONE returns to his roots via Michelin-starred kitchens. But that’s how it happened for Hooni Kim. The Korean-born chef came to …

Korean Food

Kurt Gutenbrunner’s Recipe for Pan-Fried Trout With Leeks, Almonds and Capers

Layers of cool sour cream, sautéed leeks and crisp-fried trout make a simple, elegant meal in this recipe from chef Kurt Gutenbrunner of Manhattan’s Wallsé<p>WHETHER AT Wallsé, with its impressive collection of contemporary paintings, or Cafe Sabarsky, with Austrian-modernist furnishings by the likes …

Spices

A Recipe for Grilled Skirt Steak With Romesco and Zucchini Salad

Chefs Jeremiah Stone and Fabian von Hauske, of New York’s Contra and Wildair restaurants, give a carefree, summery recipe a flavorful twist<p>By<p>Kitty Greenwald<p><b>IN A NARROW</b> storefront on a quiet block in lower Manhattan, Jeremiah Stone and Fabian von Hauske have spent a little over a year and a half …

BBQ

Kin Khao’s Recipe for Charred Squid in a Chili-Garlic Sauce

Pan-sear tender squid, douse it in a seriously spicy sauce and scatter it with peanuts and cilantro for a simple, striking summer meal. This recipe from Kin Khao in San Francisco offers an accessible intro to authentic Thai cooking<p>AT 31 YEARS OLD, Mike Gaines had mastered classical French and …

Cooking

The All Day Breakfast Burger

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Breakfast

20 Breakfast Recipes To Take You Around The World

You might not have time to travel, but you should always have time for breakfast.

Breakfast

5 Delicious Snacks For A Lumbersexual Party

These snacks were originally cooked up for a lumbersexual-themed “bro-dal” shower menu. You can check out the full party plan here.<p>Makes 8 cups<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>½ lb bacon, sliced crosswise into ¼-inch strips<p>1 cup maple syrup<p>½ cup bourbon whiskey<p>1 teaspoon cayenne pepper<p>½ teaspoon cinnamon<p>1 tablespoon …

Sausages

35 Outstanding Tacos in NYC

Tacos have nearly taken over from slices of pizza as the culinary backbone of New York City. Over the last three decades we’ve learned to love the southern Mexican style of two corn tortillas flopped over a meaty filling, sprinkled with onions and cilantro. But other types of tacos have flown in …

12 Simple and Delicious School Night Suppers

Now that school's back in session and everyone's schedule is a little more hectic, easy weeknight dinners are a must. These simple and delicious recipes will help you get dinner on the table fast.<p><b>1. Grilled Chicken Fajitas</b><p>Families love fajitas because everyone can pick their favorite fixins'. In …

Cooking