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Everyone's waiting for the iPhone X, and that may be bad news for Apple

Today’s retail launch of the Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus is a crucial test for Apple's riskiest iPhone strategy.<p>For the first time, Apple introduced …

The Baking Essentials You Should Always Keep in Your Fridge, Freezer, Pantry, and Spice Rack

Whether you're an occasional or an everyday baker, these are the baking pantry essentials you should never be without.<p>Here's some great news: Being a great baker is not really about artistic flair or a prodigy-like ability to whip out sugar roses. It's actually about precision, patience, and …

How to Make Crispy, Golden Brown, Delicious Fried Foods

Crispy, golden brown, delicious fried foods are the best way to kick off a party, and–we promise!–they're easy to make once you've mastered the basics.<p><i>Crispy, golden brown, delicious fried foods are the best way to kick off a party, and—we promise!—they’re easy to make once you’ve mastered the</i> …

9 Recipes That Travel Well

<i>Our friends at Mealku, an NYC-based marketplace for creative home cooks, are sponsoring this article on go-to meals that travel well.</i><p>We've all been there. Someone invites you to a cocktail party, a potluck, a birthday bash for your best friend's uncle's cat -- and you're asked to "bring something." …

Pesto, perfected.

Blue Crab Beignets

12 Servings<p>Using the best and freshest crabmeat you can get your hands on makes all the difference in these lightly battered and totally addictive fritters from La Petite Grocery, a new-school NOLA bistro.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crab Mixture<p>1/2 small shallot, finely chopped<p>6 ounces fresh blue or …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Blossoms Afar - Matcha Almond Cookies

I always long for the cherry blossoms season in D.C., and better yet, Japan. The magnificent carpet of pink is the most convincing sign of Spring's arrival. Fortunately, even the photos of cherry blossoms are breath taking, cause there's a sniffling catch for many of us -- spring allergies.<p>So, as I …

Earth Day Pictures: 20 Stunning Shots of Earth From Space

Auroras, glaciers, and gullies feature among the most stunning pictures of Earth from space, chosen by National Geographic photo editors for Earth Day 2011.

Look! Gingerbread Cookies... In the Shape of KitchenAid Stand Mixers!

KitchenAid stand mixers have a devoted following, and those who have one say it's totally worth the splurge. If you have a mixer, love your mixer, …

How to Make Bouquet Garni

<i>Inspired by conversations on the FOOD52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: A French phrase for a not-so-scary technique is the key to the most flavorful braises, soups, and sauces.</i><p>Before we begin, put yourselves at ease: there …

The Pizza Lab: Pesto Pizza

Back when I was a wee food labber who spent his summers at band camp,* my favorite day of the summer was when the camp's cook, Glen, would make his pesto. We'd have a camp-wide pesto spaghetti eating contest, in which I may have been the only competitor. This simultaneously made me a winner and a …

10 Chocolate Cookies

Sure, there's a time and place for a classic chocolate chip cookie, a chewy sugar cookie, an oatmeal raisin. But when we're craving serious cookies -- cookies that make us feel good, that make everything feel right -- we turn to chocolate cookies. Here are 10 of our favorite: some classic, some …