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Nom Nom Truck (San Francisco)

The Nom Nom Truck leverages the street-eater's penchant for classic handheld foods like tacos and those delicious Banh Mi sandwiches of Vietnamese origin. Founded by Jennifer Green and Misa Chien in 2009 with $25,000 of family capital and personal savings, the business has gone to post sales in the …

San Francisco

It's Time To Take Skrillex Seriously As An Artist

The poster boy of EDM may be a living meme, but his new album Recess proves that he's one of the most inventive producers in pop.<p>Skrillex's rise to fame and ubiquity started out as a grassroots thing, with his singles and shows selling well by word of mouth, but it accelerated drastically by the …

Skrillex

14 Recipes to Gorge On This Mardi Gras

<i>Holidays based around eating are ones we would never dream of skipping. Number one on our list this month is Mardi Gras. Here is an updated version of last year's celebratory round-up, with a few tantalizing additions that will really make you hungry:</i><p>You wouldn't know it from the sloppy tourists …

Mardi Gras

How Fung Tu Put a New Spin on ‘The Original’ Egg Roll

When Fung Tu chef Jonathan Wu and his partner, Wilson Tang, decided to elevate the egg roll, they didn’t have far to go for inspiration. Wu was …

41 Salmon Recipes for All Your Roasting, Grilling, and Pan-Searing Needs

Salmon just never seems to get old. Here are our best easy salmon recipes to make with our favorite weeknight dinner protein.<p>We love salmon for a million reasons, but #1 is definitely salmon's versatility. Whether grilled, roasted, pan-seared, or smoked, this weeknight dinner all-star never gets …

Seafood

55 Lamb Recipes, from Chops to Roasts to Kebabs

Change up your dinner routine with dozens of lamb recipes.<p>Sure, lamb is a great main to serve for a holiday like Passover or Easter, but why save it for special occasions? It also deserves a spot on your table any night, as quick-cooking chops, easy stir-fries, grilled kebabs, and juicy burgers. …

New Orleans Crabmeat Bon Bons for the Big Game

<b>Super Bowl Sunday</b> is a near-religious, magical 24-hour period in which three things take sole focus of your brain: football, commercials, and snacks. Right? Right. That said, we felt terrible that in the midst of our Super Bowl Snack Showdown, New Orleans, the host of the big game, could not …

Meat Lite: Polish Cabbage, Potato, and Bacon Casserole

Ever since I was a little kid, there have a been a few kitchen aromas that I've found absolutely irresistible: melting butter, turning browned and nutty in the pan; bright, freshly-grated lemon zest; and dark black coffee—long before I had the urge to actually drink it. But as of today, a new …

Chicken Kiev - Crispy Chicken Breast Stuffed with Garlic Butter Sauce - How to Make Chicken Kiev

20 Essential Dishes to Get You Through the Winter

We see you there, huddled under your blanket on your couch, with fuzzy socks on and a gigantic sweater. We know it feels too cold to move, to even sneak your arm out from underneath the covers and grab the television remote. But we've got twenty new blankets for you right here: twenty dishes to …

Orecchiette with Cauliflower, Breadcrumbs, Pancetta, and Pepitas

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: The perfect weeknight dinner, plus five tricks to make it even better.</i><p>Sometimes, I trick all of you. This is a weeknight cooking column, as you know, but there are weeks …

100 of Our Favorite Grilling Recipes for (Almost) Everything

From ribs, to shrimp, to chicken, and even cheese (yep, you heard right), get grilling with these recipes!<p>Around here, summer is pretty much synonymous with grilling. We'd argue that most foods are made better by the sear of flames and smoke wafting through the air. We're talking classics like …

Cooking

15 Food Reasons Italians Are Better At Life (PHOTOS)

In Italy, the coffee is hot and to the point, the mozzarella is fresh and the people eat with gusto.<p>As much as we love our spaghetti & meatballs and fettucini Alfredo, we would gladly give them up for an authentic meal in Italy any day. This hot-blooded country serves up plate after plate of …

Poached Salmon With Dill Horseradish Sauce

Sometimes a simple piece of poached fish and a light salad can make the perfect quick dinner. Salmon is a great fish to poach: it's flavorful and fatty and holds up well in an easy simmer with some aromatics and white wine. A cold sauce with assertive flavors of dill and horseradish alongside takes …

10 New Books You Need to Read This Year

From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months.<p>Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking to take a deeper dive, there is often no substitute for the kind of thoughtful analysis you can get …

Black Desert House Contrasts Nicely in the Mojave Desert

<i>The Black Desert House</i> is a minimalist getaway designed by creative director Marc Atlan in collaboration with architecture firm Oller & Pejic and interior design company Moderne Builders. Located just thirty minutes outside of Palm Springs, the incredible landscape boasts the untouched environment …

National Signing Day 2014: Team-by-Team Preview and Predictions

"It's almost here!"<p>The above phrase has been said with varying degrees of excitement, exasperation and exhaustion by college coaches leading up to Wednesday's national signing day, the culmination of all of the hard work that goes into putting together the 2014 recruiting class.<p>Though who signs on …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

23 On-The-Go Breakfasts That Are Actually Good For You

Put down the Pop-Tart. These healthy food bloggers have some better, tastier suggestions that will keep you full until lunch.

Breakfast

Philip Seymour Hoffman Had 5 Empty And 65 Full Bags of Heroin

Philip Seymour Hoffman was found with five empty heroin bag as well as many as 65 more bags that were still unused, police told ABC News.<p>Police …

The Philip Seymour Hoffman Performances We Remember

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The untimely death of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has lingered in a way few do, and …

All About Ceviche

<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: Chefs Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken of Border Grill discuss the building blocks of ceviche.</i><p>When you think of summer food, you think of raw, …

Recipes

Grilled Corn With Garlic and Ginger Soy Butter Recipe

Grilled corn with soy sauce, butter, lemon, and a garlic-ginger blend.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Why It Works<p>Shucking the corn before grilling imparts smoky, charred flavor to the kernels, which you don't get from grilling corn in the husk.<br>• Grilling your corn naked also helps it cook</b> …

Chipotle Beer Shrimp Quesadillas with Spicy Guac

Chipotle Beer Shrimp Quesadillas with Spicy Guac.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 18, 2013 113<p>There is one thing I am craving during this heat wave.<p>And I mean, …

The Best Ways to Store Fresh Herbs

Say goodbye to dull, limp herbs. Here's how to keep your fresh herbs fresh all week long.<p><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:</i> <i>A lesson on keeping your fresh herbs fresh.</i><p>There are few things …