Ashley Thompson

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Weekend Baking Project: Honey Ginger Pumpkin Butter

Pumpkin butter is one of my favorite fall indulgences, whether I'm slathering it on my morning toast, spooning it into my yogurt, or even eating it straight from the jar. It can be hard to find great supermarket versions, though, so usually a farmer's market is your best bet.<p>Unless you're feeling …

24 Extremely Delicious Slow Cooker Dinners

There's no better feeling than coming home after a long day to a great dinner that you've already made. Way to go, slow cooker. Way to go, self.

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Raging California wildfire threatens more of Yosemite

A California wildfire that has scorched an area nearly as large as New York City near Yosemite National Park was 20 percent contained Tuesday, officials said. But the raging blaze was expected to move farther into the park and threaten a reservoir that provides most of San Francisco's water.<p>The …

Taste Tour: Restaurants Go Farm-To-Table With Gardens

David Chang Is About to Shake Up the Umami Game

“The funny thing is that I can make some stupid fucking hipster dish with Dorito powder and serve it on roasted corn with fucking lime juice and …

16 Mind-Blowing Fruit Facts

Some of this stuff is BANANAS. (Sorry.)

The 13 Best Lines From David Chang's Vogue Profile

New York chef and <b>Momofuku</b> head honcho <b>David Chang</b> gets a profile in the September issue of <i>Vogue</i> (how fashionable), in which author John Powers refers to him as "America's most relevant chef." (Chang has actually been in <i>Vogue</i> before, when he posed with a bunch of models wearing furs in the September …

Hydrating Beer: Researchers Create Brew That Rehydrates Drinkers By Adding Electrolytes

Good news, beer lovers. You may soon be able to drink a cold one without getting <i>too</i> dehydrated.<p>Australian researchers say they've created a hydrating beer by adding electrolytes -- a common ingredient in sports drinks. That way drinkers can enjoy their alcoholic beverage, which is known to …

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Bryan Voltaggio Wire

Here's a 2,700 word profile of DC area chef and cheftestapant <b>Bryan Voltaggio</b>. Fun anecdote: After <i>Washington Post</i> critic Tom Sietsema wrote a 2 1/2-star review, they expected "a slew of reservation requests on Volt's answering machine." But there weren't any since <b>the phone had been disconnected</b> …

How to uncover closed-door restaurants when travelling

It’s like a dinner party with strangers. Closed-door restaurants, also known as underground restaurants or supper clubs, are private eateries tucked away in a chef’s home. And though they’re not widely advertised, they are often some of the most sought-after tables in town.<p>For travellers, these …

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