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Ice cream flavors are getting weirder. Here's why.
When Scott Moloney left his job as an investment banker in 2010 to start a creamery, he didn't have …
It is the firm belief of Melissa Weller, Jeff Zalaznick, Mario Carbone, and Rich Torrisi that no one has ever accorded the canonical Jewish …
Tracey Torres has cooked in some of the best kitchens in the world. Now she shares trade secrets on how to plate food like a pro.
Take a trip to Daniel or Eleven Madison Park, and you won’t just be blown away by the flavors of the food. The plating itself is an abstract work of art. Now that the …Food
With Californians crossing their fingers in hopes of a super El Niño to help end the state's historic drought, California's water agency just delivered some startling news: for the first time in 120 years of record keeping, the winter average minimum temperature in the Sierra Nevada was above …California Drought
It can be tough to find something filling and convenient when you have dietary restrictions. (And hey, even if you don't, it can be difficult to find something you'll feel good about eating.)
But even when options are limited, vending machine candy bars just aren't going to cut it these days. …Vegan Recipes
Jacques Pépin says his new cookbook, Jacques Pépin: Heart and Soul in the Kitchen, is an invitation to join him for dinner at his house. Of course, you'll have to do all the cooking — but you can use his recipes.
Pépin will turn 80 years old this year. He says this is one of his last cookbooks, and …Recipes
This simple pasilla chile- and tomato-based soup is ladled onto tortilla chips and topped with creamy avocado, jack cheese, and tangy Mexican crema.
This Mexican soup gets its flavor from an aromatic base of tomatoes, garlic, and onions—called a recado—that is puréed and …Mexican Food
Roughly 80 Guadalupe fur seal pup have been found stranded in 2015, eight times the normal rate
A Guadalupe fur seal pup, wasted away to nearly fur and bones, washed up on the shore’s of California’s Humboldt County in April. He was spotted and whisked to the Bay Area’s Marine Mammal Center, soon to …California
There's extra reason to savour a morning coffee from now on - an Italian roaster has warned that there could be global shortage of the stuff as …Coffee
It might be tough to summarize all of your expertise and skill into one simple title, but that’s precisely what you should do with your LinkedIn …LinkedIn
Data-driven storytelling is poised to be the next big trend in content marketing. Indeed, companies are already harnessing its power at every stage in the customer relationship lifecycle—from building up-front brand awareness to reminding customers of their success. Here’s how to use data at each …Infographics
Here's the perfect water-to-coffee ratio
Have you been wondering about the pour-over offerings at your local coffee house? It costs more, it takes longer…so why would anyone order it?
Experts say this method—in which hot water is slowly poured over a single serving of freshly ground coffee—results in …Coffee
Oceans are the world's forgotten landfill, and seabirds are turning into flying garbage cans.
By 2050, 99 percent of all seabird species will be contaminated by the plastic waste flooding our oceans. If a new estimate proves correct, in 35 years time you'll be able to find plastic inside the …Plastic
TOKYO (AP) — An international body that monitors fisheries in most of the Pacific Ocean ended a meeting in Japan on Thursday without agreement on fresh measures to protect the dwindling bluefin tuna.
The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission was unable to get a consensus on either …Fish
In May 2015, nearly half of all the saigas, a critically endangered antelope that roams the steppe of Kazakhstan, died off. Exactly why is still a …Fish
World leaders and the international community are gathering soon at the United Nations to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals, which will guide the UN and member states for the next 15 years. A critical component of achieving all the goals will be conservation and sustainable use of the world's …Oceans
Maybe you’re not that hungry tonight. Maybe you're hosting and aren't up for putting together an elaborate, multi-course meal. Maybe, maaaybe, you just don’t feel like using a fork and knife. You know what that means: Snacks for dinner!
The world of snacking is multifaceted and complex: We've had …Cheese
While it’s great to see your iPhone photos on-screen, there’s nothing like holding a printed photo in your hands. And what better way to display your …
Part art project, part problem solver, the Go-Go Kitchen in writer/activist-designer Jennifer Nix's Sausalito, California, home pairs cast-off cabinetry with energy-efficient appliances, sends gray water into her garden, and stands ready to roll. The experiment—which Nix created in collaboration …Kitchens
Get Recipe Two Ingredient Never-Fail Cream Biscuits
People have been making two-ingredient biscuits ever since self-rising flour hit supermarket shelves, and it's easy to see why. Stir heavy cream into self-rising flour, scoop it onto a baking sheet, bake, and serve: It's that easy. But not …Recipes
You say “fall,” we say “apples.” Sure, these red (Or green! Or orangey-pink!) fruits are available in supermarkets year-round, but there’s something so satisfying about biting into a perfectly ripe, just-picked apple. Whether you eat them raw as snacks; bake them into pies, crumbles, or crisps; or …Cooking
When it comes to rental appliances, we're partial to the European style of installing your own kitchen gear—investing in a good oven and refrigerator and taking it with you from one rental to the next. By that logic why not bring your own sink, cooktop, and counters with you too? Here are 10 recent …Kitchens
We love bacon. We love it wrapped around eggs and we even love it on doughnuts.
What if you could replicate that same delicious taste with shiitake mushrooms?
Turns out, you can, and the results rival the real deal.
Here's how it's done.
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The Best Breakfast Recipe In The Whole …Bacon
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Oh, the joys of a pan of sautéed mushrooms: that golden-brown color, the slightly crispy edges, the rich, full flavor—it doesn’t take much to make these little guys delicious. But if your usual move is to bring them home from the market and immediately stick them under a running faucet—stop! Here’s …Mushrooms
Paul Cocchio’s introduction to inland shrimp farming did not go well. There is no manual, after all, for converting a rural Ontario hog barn into a temperature-stable complex of tropical saltwater shrimp pools – nobody had ever tried it before him. And it’s a surprisingly finicky business growing …Food (Canada)
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High Pass sharpening is sometimes called “extreme sharpening,” and that’s really a …Photoshop
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You want to feed your family right like a good locavore should, but nutrition labels are confusing, fast food is ubiquitous, and kids hate everything. (Adorably so, but still.) One possible solution: buy a whole cow from a rancher and feed your family on …Cooking
When a friend asked me if I could create a hearty fall soup that begins on the grill, at first I was stumped.
I love making grilled gazpacho; it's a regular in my summer rotation. But a cold tomato soup hardly is fit for fall. So I started thinking about my favorite soups, wondering which one would …Cooking
CALABASAS, Calif. — It is easy to feel lumpy and inadequate here in the Malibu Canyon, at the sunny, breezy home of Julie Piatt and Rich Roll, the couple behind a recent cookbook and lifestyle guide called “The Plantpower Way.”
Mr. Roll, who is 48 but looks as if he could still compete on the …Vegetarianism