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The Best Roast Potatoes Ever Recipe

This year, I decided to reexamine my potato-roasting method from the ground up with the idea of completely maximizing that crisp-to-creamy contrast in each chunk of potato, testing and retesting every variable, from cut size to potato type to boiling and roasting methods. The result is this recipe, …

TOKYO ON A BUDGET: Travel Guide

One of the most difficult questions I usually get is: What’s your favorite destination? It’s tough to pick just one when a mere mention of the word …

Travel Guides

The Food Lab: These Fried Chicken Sandwiches Take Only 5 Ingredients to Make

More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>Look at that fried chicken sandwich. Check out the crisp, craggy crust with that <i>come bite me</i> sheen that promises juicy, tender meat underneath. Look at that potato bun, its buttery, golden dome beckoning to you. And …

Twelve Hengshan Shanghai Hotel Review: The Best Breakfast

This is the Twelve Hengshan Hotel Review which is part of the Tahiti Triumph Trip Report. It covers the following cities:<p>See the Picture Preview here …

Taiwan's Hello Kitty Hot Pot Restaurant Will Turn You Into the Heart Eyes Emoji

Cue major lunch envy: Taiwan now has its very own Hello Kitty restaurant specializing in shabu-shabu, aka hot pot. This is no cheap imitator, either: Per NBC News, the restaurant is officially licensed through Sanrio.<p>Nearly everything on the menu at Hello Kitty Shabu-Shabu is either shaped like …

Breakfast Casserole Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 1001

Fitness Friday: Relieve elbow pain with these simple steps

Tendons connect muscles to bones, and when you do things like put a death grip on a golf club and hit an entire pyramid of range balls, the muscles around your elbows often become bruised or torn. The acute pain you feel on the inside (golfer’s elbow) or outside (tennis elbow) of the joint “is a …

Quick Look: Next for iPad — A Surprisingly Powerful Finance Tracker

Next is slowly but surely becoming a comprehensive finance tracking platform. I wrote about the app last October, but it has come quite a way in the past few months. Version 1.6, which was released last week, brought with it a surprising number of power features that really bring the app to the …

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact review: small size, big deal

Smartphones are getting bigger with every generation, every new model. Even Apple, champion of the small screen, has finally caved to the trend. Over the past few years, however, some of the major smartphone players have taken to creating "mini" versions of their top handsets to satisfy those who …

Scallion Pancakes

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Mandy from Lady and Pups replicates a Taiwanese street snack at home: crispy scallion pancakes, with plenty of layers.</i><p>I can't tell you how many …

This Week in Cronut Mania: Eric Ripert, Cronut Scalping, Trademarks, and More

While there have been many non-pastry-related world happenings this week, the food people of New York City and the rest of the country are currently enraptured by the <b>cronut</b>, <b>Dominique Ansel Bakery's</b> vanilla cream-filled croissant-doughnut crossbreed. The line to get one of these sugary hybrids …