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How to Make a Knockout Chili Without a Recipe

<i>To be published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><i>Here at Eat Like a Man, we appreciate simplicity. Like, for example, chili. And anything associated with the making of great chili. The thing is, nobody—or at least very few people—carries around their chili spices everywhere they go. (If you do, we salute</i> …

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A Sexy Word for a Sexy Dish: Saltimbocca

<b>This dish is about perception:</b> it looks like it takes much more time and training than it actually does. That's because the ingredients do a lot of the work for you. As the prosciutto browns, it crisps (texture), seasons (salt and fat), and seals in the chicken juices (moisture), and the artichokes …

INFOGRAPHIC: The Cost of an Ice Cream Cone

<b>It's pretty</b> well-documented that we love ice cream. Past Esquire subjects who have discussed or demonstrated their love for the stuff include Benjamin Netanyahu and the Clintons, Christopher Walken, Minka Kelly, Loretta Lynn, Rickey Henderson (every day), Whole Foods CEO John Mackey, First Lady …

The Most Life-Changing Mac 'n' Cheese in America Is...

<b>What's in the water</b> <b>in South Carolina?</b> Or maybe we should say — what's in the food? Last week, Eat Like A Man outlined how Greenville is following the gastronomic lead of Charleston and becoming a culinary hotspot. At the same time, we were running a poll to determine the best mac and cheese in …

9 Canned Foods That Are Actually Worth Buying

<b>I've eaten my fair share</b> of soup out of a can, mostly consumed in my college years because I decided to be smart and spend the most virile part of my semi-adult life studying in snowy, freezing, lake-affected Upstate New York. Though I no longer live on a college-kid budget, I still consume plenty …

Why Restaurants Should Ban Food Photos

<b>Cameras and restaurants</b> go together like bananas and Sprite. And now restaurants like David Chang's Momofuku Ko (so not just hipster-baiting San Francisco coffee shops or James Blunt-hating Dublin fish joints), are finally disallowing patrons from snapping pictures of their meals. And they have …

All the President's Food: Esquire's John Mariani on the Inaugural Dinner

<b>Everything in D.C. is politics,</b> so whenever the President of the United States holds a state dinner or inaugural ball, coming up this weekend, the choice of what to serve is intended to send out not-so-subtle messages. "State dinners [are] not just an opportunity to show off American hospitality," …

How to Open Stuck Jars: The Only Guide You Need

<i>Welcome to Eat Like a Man's 2012 Holiday Survival Guide, wherein we tackle some of the season's thorniest issues in food and drink to help you make it to January in one piece.</i><p><b>Generally speaking, public feats of strength</b> have fallen out of fashion in modern America. Pistols at dawn, bare-knuckle …

Should restaurants, whether fine or low-end, ban children?

It’s always refreshing to see another story about a restaurant that is thinking about banning children – if there’s one thing we don’t get enough of these days, it’s people whining about other people’s kids.<p>In this case Chicago chef Grant Achatz, who runs a three Michelin-starred restaurant called …

Kate Moss: her most stylish moments

There are so many great Kate moments, but I don't think she has ever looked sexier than she did at the opening of the Mario Testino exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in January 2002. As always with Kate, it's not really about the dress, it's about her. It's about a woman to whom having …

5:2 diet: healthy fasting recipes 250 calories or less

<b>Read our comprehensive guide to the 5:2 diet</b><p>All recipes serve one, but can be multiplied up.<p><b>1. Scallops with pancetta and leeks</b><p>Scallops are good news for fasters, with relatively few calories but lots of flavour.<p><b>Boys’ perk:</b> add an extra slice of pancetta<p><b>Ingredients</b><br>2 paper-thin 8g slices of pancetta …

New Year: 10 most popular diets to follow this January

Need some help shedding those Christmas pounds? Google's recent list of the trendiest diets could inspire you<p>Christmas and New Year are over, and empty boxes of Quality Street have been sadly binned in households across the land. Now is the traditional time for slimming down - but with seemingly …

Salted caramel apple crumble recipe

Caramel apple crumble brings the taste of toffee apples into what must be one of Britain’s favourite desserts<p>SERVES<p>4-6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>8 small, sweet eating apples, such as Cox’s<p>Juice of 1 lemon<p>50g/2oz butter<p>75g/3oz caster sugar<p>1 tsp sea salt<p>50ml/1½fl oz Calvados or brandy<p><b>For the topping</b><p>60g/2½oz …

Food photography: how to make a meal look dishy

Want to capture your food on camera? Seek professional advice on how to make your meals look their most appetising<p>Occasionally, just as I'm sitting down to eat, I get an email from my son Max with a photo of the dish he's just cooked. Not a "selfie" or an "elsie", just a pat on his own back, with a …

Ten tips to cut your supermarket bill

The average weekly food bill is soaring but there are ways to cut your costs in 2014 without compromising on quality<p>Food bills are rising at a rate that far outstrips wider inflation. The average weekly grocery bill has risen by £33 since 2011 to an average of £86, or about £4,490 a year. Are you …

How to survive winter: famous cooks share their favourite recipes

When it’s cold outside, what dishes do our best-known cooks turn to? Baked fruit and vegetables, slowly stewed meats that fill the kitchen with delicious smells, and simple recipes handed down from their mother<p><b>Mark Hix's cauliflower cheese</b><p><i>Serves 4</i><p>This is one of those old favourites that has had a …

Curry: why the British are moving on from Chicken Tikka Masala

Experimentation by British Indian chefs and a desire to eat more healthily are behind growing consumer confidence when it comes to curry. Skate Cheeks Koliwada, sir?<p>In 1997, Chicken Tikka Masala was reportedly being ordered by 11 million diners in Britain, about 22 per cent of the population. Lodue …

Macaroni and cheese recipe

Stevie Parle's take on the American classic dish, mac 'n' cheese.<p>You can use almost any cheese in this, so it’s great for using up any old ends that you might have in your fridge. Vary the spice as you see fit.<p>Serves 4–6<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>500g/1lb macaroni or penne<p>40g/1½oz butter<p>40g 1½oz plain …

15 Foods Our Readers Hate for No Particular Reason

From macaroni and cheese to pizza to watermelon, here are 15 foods our readers inexplicably dislike<p>Yesterday, we told you our edible pet peeves, from shrimp to spaghetti and from eggs to eggplant. Senior associate food editor <b>Alison Roman</b>'s dislike of burgers got lots of our readers fired up. ("<b>You</b> …

Is Coffee Bad for You? Or Good? What Does Science Say?

Is coffee good for you? Or bad for you? We looked at tons of scientific studies to come up with the answer(s)<p>We here at <i>Bon Appétit</i> are <del>pretty much</del> addicted to coffee: There's our first-thing-in-the-morning pot, the going-in-to-work cup the deli girl hands over without needing to hear our …

5 Animals That Look Like Lady Gaga

Wildlife<p><b>So theatrical, so blazing with color, so much larger than life—are we talking about Lady Gaga or a sea slug?</b><p>Despite being one of the most creatively outfitted performers of all time, Lady Gaga has some competition in the animal world. Nature’s show-stoppers include everything from insects …

100 Christmas Cocktail and Drink Recipes to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Maybe just half a drink more...<p>It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and that means presents, sweets, parties, and most importantly, holiday booze. If you're already feeling eggnog'd out just thinking about the holidays, try one of these 100 cocktails we've gathered—from hot buttery rum …

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her earlier days as a professional dominatrix. Back then, about 15 years ago, she was Queen Ai, or Queen Love, and she …

Portraits of Dogs With Human-Like Expressions

Is it just us or do most of these dogs look incredibly serious? Hamburg, Germany-based photographer Ralph Hargarten is behind this intriguing new series called <i>A Dog's Life</i> where he's shot portraits of dogs with facial expressions we often attribute to humans. Set against a simple black background, …

A 92-Year-Old Grandmother Creates A Spectacular Collection Of Embroidered Temari Spheres

A 92-year-old Japanese woman’s amazing collection of painstakingly-crafted traditional Japanese temari handballs has been unveiled to the public for …

Nerd Glasses for Cats - Kitty Poindexter **NEW DESIGN**

Description<p>Your cat is smart.... some would even say downright nerdy! Help your cat look the part in a pair of his or her own nerd glasses for cats! Constructed of stiffened felt, elastic and a little bit of magic tape--- these glasses are the perfect fit for any geeky kitty. Available in 5 …

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8 Facts You Never Knew About Christmas

Magic mushrooms, prostitution, home invasions? The story that Americans celebrate has far from family-friendly origins. The truth about this holiday, …

14 Christmas Movie Child Stars: Where Are They Now?

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Time to dust off your well-loved holiday films while frantically wrapping gifts, stuffing stockings, and baking up a storm. We wanted to take a look at where some of your favorite young Christmas movie cast members have landed today. Much like gifts from …