Linda Bonk

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10 Cozy Fall Breakfast Recipes

Cooler temperatures and falling leaves mean it's time to turn on your oven and bake something delicious. Try these cozy breakfast recipes made from all your favorite fall ingredients -- apples, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, oats, pecans and more.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked Oatmeal with Apples, Walnuts & Raisins</b><p>…

Last-Minute Beach Getaways for Summer

You're dreaming of sun-kissed days on the sand and the sounds of the ocean, but you haven't made your summer vacation plans yet. No need to worry--there's still time to book a beach getaway. We've tracked down 10 spots enjoyable for all types of travelers, whether you're a foodie, a fisherman, or …

Frozen in time: the Beatles in Taunton, 15 September 1967

Amy and James Smedley invited the band to their fish and chip shop. Three days later the Magical Mystery Tour dropped in …<p>The Beatles hadn't been in Taunton for four years – they played their last gig in the Somerset town in September 1963 – but on this Friday afternoon it provided a charmingly odd …

Like Yesterday: America Meets the Beatles

It was 50 years ago today — Feb. 7, 1964 — that the Beatles took the U.S.A. The four sprightly young Merseysiders landed at New York City’s newly …

Rick Bayless Launches Historical Menus at Topolobampo

In a year when he's already planning two new restaurants and launching a podcast, Chicago chef <b>Rick Bayless</b> revealed this week some big changes at his one Michelin starred fine dining institution <b>Topolobampo</b>. These include a dining room renovation, an overhauled menu that now focuses on the flavor …

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How to Make Creamy, Creamless Vegetable Soup Without a Recipe

Brendan Delany<p>In the wintertime, no food satisfies quite like a bowl of steaming, creamy soup. But the problem with a lot of soup recipes is that …

Giada's Opening Ceremony party recipes: Vodka, fudge, more

Hosting a party for tonight's Opening Ceremony? Giada De Laurentiis has all you need to make it a success with cocktail, dessert and snack recipes, from the Russian-inspired Moscow mule to spicy popcorn and salami crisps. Enjoy!<p><b>Moscow</b> <b>mule cocktail</b><br>6 servings<p>1 1/2 cups ice<br>• 1 1/2 cups Mint-Flavored …

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21 Pretty Pink And Red Drinks For Valentine's Day

Here's to love.

Best Bets for Perfect Poutine in Atlanta

14 Food Waste Facts That Will Make You Want to Change the World

By 2050, the average Earthling will be consuming 3,070 calories a day, yet the average person requires only 2,000 calories. Keeping this steady path to overconsumption in mind, while nearly a billion people around the world go hungry, we waste one third of the food produced globally.<p>So, why the …

LOLOlympics

The <b>Olympics</b> in Sochi are already something of a nightmare, and here is just a good sign located in the mountains outside Sochi, near where the skiing and snowboarding happens: "<b>We do not serve FBI and CIA agents</b>." Sorry, spies. [AP]

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8 Ways to Carb-Load While You Watch the Olympics

If there's one thing we know, it's that watching the Olympics works up an appetite. Not the kind of appetite that can be satiated with a cup of popcorn or pile of celery stalks, but the kind of appetite that calls for your extra-large-dinner-plates, for mounds of heaping, cheesy pasta and …

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8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>This weekend calls for whipping up warm, comforting dishes. Dishes -- like cassoulet, ravioli, and potatoes -- that can soothe your frostbitten …

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You are probably doing it wrong: How to eat pasta like an Italian

An Italian would never pair angel hair pasta with a chunky meat sauce, nor would one cover tortellini in Alfredo sauce. And an Italian would never, …

The Power of the YOLO Meal

<i>First appeared on Food Riot, by Kit Steinkellner</i><p>One of my current favorite internet personalities is Cassey Ho, otherwise know as Blogilates, a virtual fitness and healthy eating guru for the 21st century. While I rarely find the motivation/dedication to do her YouTube workout videos (I need to go …

Dinner tonight: Roasted chicken, marinated fennel, more

Turn on the oven and take a trip back in time to the Renaissance era with chefs Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier. The team, who runs the Renaissance-style Italian restaurant M.C. Spiedo, shared their recipes for chicken, salad and more.<p>Heritage chicken<p>Marinated fennel<p>Leonardo's notebook salad<p>Vinaigrette

What to read this weekend - a brief history of orange juice, the great yogurt blockade, and froot loop tea: http://thekitc.hn/1o1niSb

Wine Names as Windows Onto Ancient Cultures

Before Europeans made their way across the Atlantic, indigenous cultures flourished in what is now the wine country at the foothills of the Andes and in Patagonia. Mass murder, disease, forced migration, and assimilation followed, but many descendants of pre-Columbian civilizations survive (as the …

Spicy, Spiked Hot Chocolate Is All Grown Up

Classic hot chocolate is steeped with ancho chile and a cinnamon stick, then spiked with anise liqueur for a darkly delicious winter cocktail.<p><i>Welcome to our cocktail series, “The Happy Hour.” It’s Friday afternoon. Make yourself a drink.</i><p>Let's pour one out to a forgotten figure of childhood lore, …

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Russian recipes: Beef stroganoff, borscht, fruit tarts

Can't make it to Russia for the Olympics? Bring Russia to you with these delicious dishes from Russian cook and blogger Tatyana Nesturek.<p>Classic beef stroganoff<p>Classic beef borscht<p>Lemon curd and raspberry meringue mini tarts

Sunday Brunch: Maple Pecan Crêpes

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>With maple and pecans cooked with brown sugar, these crêpes are reminiscent of pecan pie. And though they'll make a fancy statement on the plate, they …

Peppery Horseradish Mashed Potatoes >> http://bit.ly/1fBHpCp Who can resist mashed potatoes, particularly with steak? You’ll love this twist on the classic, with just enough horseradish added to give these creamy spuds a fun kick.

This Week in Recipes

Breakfast<p>Baked Eggs With Mushrooms, Cheddar, and Ham<br>• Curried Lentil Soup With Savory Sweet Potato Fritters<p>Appetizers and Sides<p>Fried Green Plantains (Patacones) With Guacamole<br>• Raspberry Lime Chia Jam<br>• Vegan Cream of Mushroom Soup With Crispy Shiitake Chips<p>Mains<p>Slow Cooker Italian Sausage Meatballs With …

Tales of the Cocktail Needs Nominees; Caracol Oysterfest

<b>NEW ORLEANS</b>— Annual boozefest <b>Tales of the Cocktail</b> has announced an open call soliciting nominees for its <b>2014 Spirited Awards</b>, which honors bartenders, bars, and spirits writers. As in years past, the eventual winners will be decided by a panel of judges, but for now, Tales is accepting public …

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What Do You Bring for Friends Who Could Use a Home-Cooked Meal?

<b>Q:</b> What are some great recipes for meals to take to neighbors and friends who are sick, recovering from an illness, just returning from a trip, or …

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551: Toro Bravo

The classic Sichuan dish--dan dan noodles. @mattduckor's favorite are found at Grand Sichuan (46th st location) in NYC.

How to Roast the Perfect Chicken

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: White meat or dark meat, you just can't lose. Here are your strategies for a</i> …

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