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Working Out With Victoria’s Secret Model Cindy Bruna: The 5-Step Guide to Flat Abs

On the fifth floor of a Neo-Gothic tower in New York, where large picture windows and free-weight stations overlook the city’s Nomad neighborhood, Cindy Bruna is bouncing eagerly from toe to toe. The 21-year-old French model has just arrived at trainer David Kirsch’s Madison Square Club for one …

Never Overcook Roast Beef Again

Next time you roast beef in the oven or your slow cooker, you'll know with complete confidence that it'll come out right.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Linda Buckmaster confesses to</i> …

BBQ
Cooking

Your Do-Anywhere, Total-Body Strength Workout

The Routine<p>If the thought of strength training makes you squeamish but you're ready to build some muscle, we have a plan for you. This beginner …

Yoga

The One Exercise You Should Do on Your 'Off' Day

Use this simple recovery workout on the days between workouts to reach your fitness goals faster<p>Gym Jones draws a certain type of masochist—our average client wants to explore his physical and mental limits every single workout.<p>We like that. That mindset is what gets you in the door at Gym …

Muscle

30 Dumbbell Exercises Missing From Your Routine

If a workout consists of popping a squat on the 50-pound dumbbell to chat it up with friends, it may be time try something new. Dumbbell exercises …

Here’s A 30-Minute Cardio Workout That Will Totally Kick Your Ass Into Shape

Training with your bodyweight is a great way to stay in shape. Freeing yourself from all those tiresome machines and payment plans, you can get a …

The Ultimate Arm Transformer Workout

Exercise 1 Cobra Pushup<p>Begin in a plank with your hands under your shoulders and your feet hip-distance apart. From there, take small little steps and walk your feet toward your hands, bending and raising your hips upward. When you have equal pressure on your hands and feet, stop <b>(A)</b>, then bend your …

Vaghareli Makai (Spiced Indian Corn)

526<p>837<p>1<p>Shares 1K<p>If I had a nickel for every time I heard, “You should go to_________,” I’d have enough money to upgrade on all those flights that I’d …

San Francisco

An Absurdly Complete Guide to Understanding Whiskey

What really makes whiskey taste like whiskey? If flavor truly just came down to a simple formula of distilling ratios of grains plus time spent in a barrel, then there wouldn’t be an infinite range of tastes, profiles and qualities. There’s a world of whiskey geekdom to explore, all of the finer …

Whiskey

The perfect hotel for thrill seekers hangs 400-feet off the side of a mountain

There's nothing quite like arriving at your hotel after an exhausting trip, strapping into a safety harness and ascending 400-feet using a series of …

24 Hours in L.A.’s Koreatown with Native Son Roy Choi

The food truck chef tells us about his new restaurants and his favorite things to do in K-town.<p>Roy Choi is a multi-faceted chef and entrepreneur, a …

Mashups
Wine & Spirits

Upgrade Your Cheese Game, In One Chart

Just like fine wine, cheese has its food soulmates. For every type, there's one particular pairing that creates ultimate palate bliss when eaten in tandem or on the same plate.<p><b>Brie</b>, for example, is best eaten with <b>pistachios</b>, which complement the creamy texture with a salty crunch. The spice in …

Gorgonzola

This Rice Cooker Is About to Become Your New Favorite Kitchen Tool

We've seen the future, and the future includes many, many batches of perfectly-steamed rice.<p><i>Welcome to Test Drive, in which we subject kitchen tools and equipment to the rigor of the Bon Appétit Test Kitchen—then judge which ones perform best.</i><p>We're the first to admit: Cooking stovetop rice …

Cooking

Not Your Average (Garlic Cheddar) Biscuit Recipe

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Never say no to light, lofty, cheese-laced garlic biscuits.</i><p>Oh, what's that? You don't need another biscuit recipe? Stop that. Take it …

Breakfast

Trobla – Wooden Amplifier for Smartphones

Trobla, a well designed wooden amplifier for smartphones.<p>TokTok is a design team specializing in innovative, eco-friendly furniture and product …

Who belongs to Canada's middle class?

That depends on how you define the Canadian dream<p>In an 1858 editorial in the <i>Brooklyn Daily Times</i>, Walt Whitman declared “The most valuable class in …

Income Inequality

How to Make Lidia Bastianich's Gnocchi at Home

Gnocchi — with its ridged dumpling shape and pillowy softness — can be pretty intimidating. But here, famed Italian chef Lidia Bastianch shows off her recipe (including the fork method she's been using since childhood) and the simple sage sauce that works best with it. Watch and get the full how-to …

Food

Watch Diplo & 2 Chainz Drink $100,000 Bottled Water

If capitalism has taught us anything, it's that things are worth whatever people are willing to pay for them. In this five-minute video from GQ Magazine, water sommelier Martin Riese treats rapper <b>2 Chainz</b> and his producer, <b>Diplo</b>, to some very expensive water from Beverly Hills 90H20. 2 Chainz says …

Beverly Hills

Meet Wassail, New York City’s First Cider Bar

The Lower East Side gets its first cider-focused bar this week. Here’s the story behind Wassail.<p>It's hard not to get swept up in the excitement of <b>America's growing cider resurgence</b>. Unlike beer, wine, spirits or even cocktails, hard cider is a fresh new beverage frontier for many Americans to …

Cider

Former British envoy to Canada key to pedophile probe shaking Britain

He was a diplomat – and reputedly also a Cold War spy – who was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1971 while serving as her High Commissioner to Canada. It would later come to light that Peter Hayman was also a member of an influential group that lobbied to legalize pedophilia in Britain.<p>The tawdry …

The Best Champagne for Every Budget

Credit: Shutterstock/Jennifer Bui<p>By: Nora O'Malley<p>At this point in human evolution, the mere sound of Ryan Seacrest counting backward from 10 causes a Pavlovian response that can only be cured by bubbly. But not everyone has Seacrest's bank account, so it's not always gonna rain Dom. Luckily, …

Too many kids quit science because they don’t think they’re smart

For most students, science, math, engineering, and technology (STEM) subjects are not intuitive or easy. Learning in general—and STEM in particular—requires repeated trial and error, and a student’s lack of confidence can sometimes stand in her own way. And although teachers and parents may think …

Self-improvement

Gougères

Makes about 50 Servings<p>These delicate cheese puffs always impress. Once you get the hang of the dough, you’ll serve them at every opportunity.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons (¾ stick) unsalted butter, cut into pieces<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Pinch of nutmeg<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>4 large eggs<p>…

Baking

Watermelon Tomato Salad + Blueberry Grappa Sauce

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: Double up on summer fruit for dinner and dessert.</i><p>You've waited all fall, winter, and spring for summer fruit to arrive at the …

Pork Meatball Banh Mi

makes 4 sandwiches<p>January 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>Hot Chili Mayo<p>2/3 cup mayonnaise<p>2 green onions, finely chopped<p>1 tablespoon hot chili sauce (such as sriracha)*<p>Meatballs<p>1 pound ground pork<p>1/4 cup finely chopped fresh basil<p>4 garlic cloves, minced<p>3 green onions, finely chopped<p>1 tablespoon fish sauce …

Sandwiches

Sweet and Spicy Chicken Drumsticks

4 to 6 Servings<p>March 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup Sriracha<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/4 cup mirin (sweet Japanese rice wine)<p>1/4 cup red currant or strawberry jelly<p>12 large chicken drumsticks<p>Kosher salt<p>1 cup rice flour<p>1 tablespoon cornstarch<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring Sriracha, rice vinegar, mirin, …

Sriracha Sauce

XXL dark chocolate & sea salt brownie cookie

So I'm kinda on this chocolate kick lately… Exceeeeept when am I not on a chocolate kick? Hi, my name is Sophie and I am addicted to Lindt 70% cocoa …