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What's Actually in Worcestershire Sauce?

The paper-covered bottle of Lea and Perrin’s Worcestershire sauce in the door of the refrigerator is ubiquitous in the kitchens of my friends and …

Low-key Jumps reaches culinary heights

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Detroit

Using Science and History to Unlock the Secrets of Bread

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Two years ago in Paris, Nathan Myhrvold wandered the Louvre on a mission, camera in hand, documenting every image of bread that he could find. “Sadly, art historians don’t catalog paintings by whether or not there’s bread in them,” he said.<p>So Mr. Myhrvold, the former chief …

What Is Curry, Anyways?

By Alex Delany<p>Well, what curry is depends on where it's coming from and how it's used. Here's a quick breakdown of the types we come across most often.<p>There isn’t a more delicious, soulful, intensely satisfying delivery vehicle for flavor than curry. It is the base of the sauces of our dreams, …

Curries

This Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore Is Calling Your Name

If you love chicken cacciatore but don't love having to watch it simmer on the stove, this recipe is for you. You can prep all the ingredients, add …

Download this: Ikea's AR app lets you preview furniture before you buy

Apple dropped iOS 11 this week and, in addition to a load of new features, the update brings the first wave of augmented reality apps created using …

Cabbage, Mushroom, and Bacon Pasta Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Bring a large saucepan filled with water to a boil over high.<p>Step 2<p>While water comes to a boil, cook bacon in a large skillet …

Scientists Discover 60 Ancient Ships Preserved in the Black Sea

Science News<p>Dozens of ancient ships scattered across the bottom of the Black Sea were discovered after a nearly three-year excursion that researchers are calling “one of the largest maritime archaeological projects ever staged.”<p>Members of the Black Sea Maritime Archaeology Project said Thursday …

Archaeology

Bomboloncini (Italian doughnut holes) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A classic Tuscan 'merenda', snack, or even breakfast item, these are simple, essential doughnut dough that does not call for eggs or milk. You can have them simply rolled in sugar (or cinnamon sugar), or you can also pipe jelly or custard into the centres.<p>Tips for making …

This Amazing Tree That Shows How Languages Are Connected Will Change The Way You See Our World

Did you know that most of the different languages we speak today can actually be placed in only a couple of groups by their origin? This is what …

Easiest Caramel Apple Clafoutis

September 2017<p>8 servings<p>This easy, one-skillet apple dessert goes out to all the baking-phobes out there, because making something sweet shouldn't require all the bowls and measuring cups in your kitchen plus an advanced degree in chemistry. Pink Ladies and Granny Smiths are our go-to baking …

French chef pleads Michelin to take away his 3 stars

For the last 18 years, French chef Sébastien Bras' restaurant, Le Suquet, has received 3 Michelin stars. Now the chef wants to part ways with …

Could some ADHD be a type of sleep disorder? That would fundamentally change how we treat it.

By Ariana Eunjung Cha<p>, Staff writer<p>Over the past two decades, U.S. parents and teachers have reported epidemic levels of children with trouble focusing, impulsive behavior and so much energy that they are bouncing off walls. Educators, policymakers and scientists have referred to …

Sleep

How Pants Went From Banned to Required in the Roman Empire

Six hundred years in the history of trousers.<p>Go to a meeting with any male politician today and you’re almost certainly going to be standing in front …

This Stunning Apple Galette Has a Secret Superpower

There is no shortage of options when it comes to apple tarts.<p>You pick the apple varietal, the vessel (pie dish, tart pan, free-form on a baking sheet), the size (crowd-feeding or individual), the dough (pie or pizza or puff pastry or enriched and yeasted), and the focus (crust or fruit forward). …

Someone finally made an app to detect credit card skimmers at the gas pump

In less than 30 seconds a hacker can install a $10 piece of pre-built hardware – easily purchased online – into a gas pump. This device is called a skimmer and it’s designed to get your credit card number when you use it at the pump.<p>A clever developer came up with a somewhat simple approach to …

Identity Theft

31 delicious one-pot recipes

My brother-in-law and I are the same kind of cooks — it's been described that we will grab every clean mixing bowl or pot in a kitchen and dirty it …

Cooking Game Looks Delicious, Feels Stressful

It's 5:30, and I realise in half an hour I'll be slammed with customers. Before they all get here I need to unclog the toilets, take out the rubbish, …

Where to Eat Out in Paris: A Complete Food and Dining Guide

Few cities can claim greater stature than Paris in the food and dining department. It may not be the place where the greatest culinary risks are …

From farm to table, a delectable bounty awaits

Diners have grown increasingly savvy in recent years about where their meals originate, with many prizing ingredients that boast an extremely local …

Inside the best restaurant in America — and how its star chef comes up with elaborate 19-course tasting menus

Alinea in Chicago is well known for its innovative recipes and top notch dining experience, and it's been ranked as the best restaurant in America in our recent list. We spoke with chef and co-owner of the restaurant, Grant Achatz, about how he gets inspired to create his unique dishes.<p><b>Follow Tech</b> …

Food & Dining

Can Eden Center Keep Up With the Changing Appetites of Millennials?

Located just a few Metro stops from downtown D.C., Eden Center contains the highest concentration of Vietnamese-owned businesses under one roof in America. During its heyday in the 1990s, when a new food-filled wing called Saigon West was tacked on, visitors were greeted by row upon row of vendors …

Dominique Crenn Seconds Call for Better Representation, Declares Food ‘Gender-Free’

<b>Dominique Crenn elaborates on representation call to arms</b><p>On Instagram last week, chef Dominique Crenn (Atelier Crenn, Petit Crenn) called attention to particularly blatant instance of institutional sexism in the restaurant industry. That was the brand San Pellegrino’s selection of almost all men as …

Thomasina Miers’ quick and easy recipe for blackberry and pecan tart

The pastry is as much the star of the show as any tart filling will ever be – and that’s why, when time permits, I always go homemade<p>When I entered MasterChef way back in 2005, it was as if I had thrown down the gauntlet to my father. Ever since, the more I’ve discovered and cooked exotic …

Pecan

Annabel Langbein: One cake, three ways

Returning to New Zealand in my 20s, after a couple of years backpacking the globe, I got a job as a microwave consultant. No one could believe it, …

Jasmine Milk Cake

In the bowl of a stand mixer, using the paddle attachment, cream the butter and sugar until light and fluffy, about 5 minutes. Add the eggs in slowly …

Q&A: Why Mexican Cooking Is Taking Its Place Among the World’s Great Cuisines

Chef Maycoll Calderon explains the newfound appreciation for his adopted homeland.<p>Maycoll Calderon didn’t have the most auspicious beginning to his …

Delmonico’s Goes Through 200K Pounds of Beef Every Year

This month marks year 180 for <b>Delmonico’s</b>, the classic New York steakhouse that’s also credited as America’s first fine dining restaurant. Opened in 1837, the restaurant has gone through several owners and over eight locations before settling into its current triangular space at 56 Beaver Street. …

5 restaurants where the views are as amazing as the food

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