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Recipe: Tortellini with Butter-Roasted Cherry Tomato Sauce — Recipes from The Kitchn

If you need more proof that butter truly makes everything better, cancel tonight's dinner plans and make this tortellini instead. Roast halved cherry …

Recipes

Giant East Village Soup Dumplings Are Already Selling Out Within 15 Minutes

The newest line-inducing food craze in New York comes from the mother-son team behind <b>Drunken Dumpling</b>, a tiny restaurant in the East Village specializing in soup dumplings. The biggest draw: a soup dumpling so big that it can only be sipped through a straw. <b>Yuan Lee</b> and his chef mother <b>Qihui Guan</b> …

Nigel Slater’s beef brisket recipes

It’s one of the cheapest cuts of beef, but spend an afternoon slow-cooking a brisket and you’ll reap the dividends<p>You’ll need a spoon. The broth surrounding the beef has been in the oven for four hours, along with a handful of caramelised shallots, black peppercorns, thyme sprigs and bay leaves. I …

Food

How to Build a Home Gym for Only $50

Want to know how to build your own gym for only $50?<p>Follow John Papp and me at Xceleration Fitness as we show you a simple and inexpensive way you …

Exercise

Moroccan-Spiced Chicken

Position racks in the upper and lower thirds of the oven; preheat to 450 degrees F. Toss the green beans and carrots with 2 tablespoons olive oil, …

Recipes

5 Irish Foods You Must Try

Spend your St Patrick's Day right.<p>March 17, 2018<p>Happy St. Patrick's Day! If you celebrate or if you don't, today is still an awesome day to try …

Food

Sweet and Sour Chicken

Preheat oven to 325 F degrees. Spray a 9x13 baking dish with cooking spray.<p>Season the chicken with salt and pepper. Sprinkle the cornstarch over the …

What is real barbecue?

I know this is a touchy topic, so bear with me.<p>I've probably told this story before, but it bears repeating since we're talking about …

Learn which potato chips get top ratings from Good Housekeeping

Food Tips<p>Aimee Olexy makes her summer scallops and lemonade cocktail<p>07:23<p>Laura Vitale makes delicious 1-pan herb-crusted salmon, veggies<p>04:18<p>Peach Truck founders bringing taste of Georgia across state lines<p>02:31<p>Elizabeth Heiskell makes quiche, PB&J wings, patriotic shortcakes for July 4th<p>06:32<p>Is …

Cooking

Yogurt Marinating Is the Best Marinating

By Alex Delany<p>Why would you rub yogurt all over a piece of meat? Because it's delicious, that's why.<p>You probably don’t want to think about raw meat and dairy together. There’s something that just seems, well, gross about the whole thing. But trust us: Marinating meat in yogurt will change your …

BBQ

McDonald’s Accidentally Left Unretouched Images of Food on Its Website

McDonald’s runs a massive fast food chain. It isn’t a tech company. If you found a bug on the brand’s website, you’d probably just chalk it up to …

Making China Great Again

As Donald Trump surrenders America’s global commitments, Xi Jinping is learning to pick up the pieces.<p><i>Audio:</i> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>When the Chinese action movie “Wolf Warrior II” arrived in theatres, in July, it looked like a …

China

Get your carb fix and make your house smell glorious by baking a loaf of homemade bread

It’s a good weekend to bake some bread, don’t you think? Here are a few recipes worthy of consideration, from our archives:<p>Country Loaf (Pain de Campagne), above. The addition of dry hard cider (or a Pilsener, if that’s what you’ve got) adds a little extra flavor to this mildly sour loaf.<p><i>[Home</i> …

Breakfast

Bitcoin slides amid rollercoaster ride

<b>The price of digital currency Bitcoin has fallen sharply in a period of wild trading since it passed the $11,000 mark a day ago.</b><p>Bitcoin is now around $9,600, down about 16% from the record $11,434 (£8,500) it hit on Wednesday.<p>The digital currency is used by some people to pay for things online, but …

Cryptocurrency

Where to Eat the Best Yak-a-Mein in New Orleans

Ya-ka-mein, a meaty noodle soup known as Old Sober, is New Orleans’ tried and true hangover cure. It’s a crossbreed of Asian and African-American culinary traditions commonly found at corner groceries and takeout shops, and it’s a staple at the neighborhood parades called Second Lines and city …

Food & Dining

Small Round Honey White Bread

You don't have to be a professional baker to make a delicious loaf of bread. This small, round loaf of honey white bread tastes fantastic and is so …

Food

Recipe for Rye Bread with Sourdough - Roggenbrot

Rye breads are very popular in Germany and many different recipes abound. This one uses almost 50% rye flour with a sourdough starter to create a …

How to Make Bacon Extra Crispy - Chowhound

Undercooked, soggy bacon is indisputably brunch’s most serious offense. In fact, if your bacon isn’t served with perfectly crisp edges and a balanced …

How to Make Empanadas

01 of 07<p>It's Easy to Make Your Own Empanadas<p>Perhaps you've enjoyed an empanada—a sort of a hand-held enclosed pie where the dough is wrapped around …

Baking

Top 10 Thai Pastes and Sauce Recipes

For Thai paste and sauce that tastes authentic and is simple to make, try one of these delicious recipes! Making your own Thai paste or sauce isn't …

Real Chinese All Purpose Stir Fry Sauce

Recipe Notes<p>1. Light soy sauce is lighter in colour that the more common dark soy sauce, but it is actually saltier. The main reason for using light …

Bitcoin Beats Stocks, Bonds And Gold, Again

Bitcoin has left stocks, bonds, and gold in the dust in the first half of 2017.<p>The Bitcoin Investment Trust Shares have soared 220.59%, while the S&P 500 and SPDR Gold shares rose in upper single digits; and all three investments outperformed the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond, which gained a …

Cryptocurrency

Make the Cincinnati Chili That Won a James Beard Award

This chili-smothered spaghetti tastes way better than it sounds.<p>Cincinnati chili: Where do we even start? This regional dish seems like the kind of half-baked idea that could have only been invented by a group of college freshmen after clambaking their dorm room.<p>But the story goes that in 1922, a …

Cooking

‘Goodbye, Weapons!’ FARC Disarmament in Colombia Signals New Era

MESETAS, Colombia — As United Nations inspectors slammed shut a shipping container filled with rifles, fighters from Colombia’s largest rebel group cheered on Tuesday morning when their leader declared that they had laid down their arms after 52 years of guerrilla war.<p>It may yet be some time before …

Want to Choose the Best Hot Dogs? Learn What the Labels Mean

For our official Food department hot dog tasting, we tested only 10 of the dozens of brands available. And some brands offer as many as eight different recipes.<p>So how should you choose your hot dogs? It depends.<p>Do you prefer premium, bun length, all natural, old-fashioned, uncured and skinless? Or …

Potentially 'undefeatable' ad blocker looks at content, not code

Facebook may have just lost its war on ad blockers. That is, if a new method developed by Princeton and Stanford researchers is implemented into a widely available blocker. Computer scientist Arvind Narayanan and his colleagues detailed unveiled a tool that detects ads the same way humans would, by …

Ad Blocking

The Best Exercise for Aging Muscles

The toll that aging takes on a body extends all the way down to the cellular level. But the damage accrued by cells in older muscles is especially severe, because they do not regenerate easily and they become weaker as their mitochondria, which produce energy, diminish in vigor and number.<p>A study …

Exercise

How to Make Stress-Free Poached Eggs

Splitting open a poached egg is one of the great joys in life.<p>The ideal poached egg is as beautiful and fleeting as a shooting star—a warm bundle of fluid yolk encased by a barely-set-yet-tenacious white. It feels kind of tragic to have to spear it and set all that yellow sauciness coursing out, …

7 Ways You're Wasting Time At The Gym

Exercise too often goes toe-to-toe with free time for space in our schedules. Who has the flexibility to spend 80 minutes at the gym, not including …