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Middle Eastern Tomato Salad Recipe

"This salad is a perfect side dish for any phase of the South Beach Diet, or any other diet for that matter, and it's an incredible tasting summer …

Recipes

How to Eat Your Way Through Montreal in One Day

With numerous iconic dishes and local specialties, packed big-name restaurants, and a seemingly unending selection of great, lower-key neighbourhood spots, trying to get a feel for Montreal’s dining and drinking scenes in one day is certainly a challenge — but not totally impossible.<p>From the …

Poutine

The Built-In Oven Feature You're Not Using Yet

You know how to position your oven racks for baking cookies (upper and lower thirds, please and thank you) and for broiling fish (all the way near the tippy top).<p>But what about tossing those racks aside and—in a move that will definitely feel counterintuitive and maybe a little unlawful—<b>placing</b> …

Sheet Pan

How to explore Dublin's best attractions and hidden gems

To have visited Ireland once is to become a friend for life. Not only is the island nation impossibly picturesque – marked by stunning coastlines, …

Gizzi Erskine on Europe's greatest city for food and the mystery of 'chicken fish'

<b>Gizzi Erskine, the celebrity chef and author, recalls a food epiphany in New York, a nightmare hotel in Cuba, and pampering in Phuket.</b><p>I love an adventure<p>Flying into the centre of Belize on a tiny plane didn’t disappoint. I stayed at Francis Ford Coppola’s properties there and at his hideaway, La …

20 beautiful budget hotels in the Italian Lakes

The glamorous Italian Lakes, long a favoured destination of the famous and fabulous throughout the centuries, doesn't immediately conjure up images of affordability. That said, there is a way to stay in the region without blowing your budget. Sprinkled along the shorelines and tucked away inland …

Rajasthan's color-coded royal cities | CNN Travel

Going to Serbia? 11 best places to visit | CNN Travel

Travel

Anthony Bourdain's favourite foodie finds

MEZCAL FROM OAXACA<p>'A good, village-made mezcal from Oaxaca is a wonderful and still largely under-appreciated thing. But hipsters are on to it. …

Anthony Bourdain

Recipe: Best Zucchini Breakfast Casserole — Recipes from The Kitchn

This zucchini breakfast casserole, starring cheese, bacon, sour cream, and, of course, fresh summer squash, is the kind of dish you eat once and then …

Gardening 101: Passionflower

Passionflower, <i>Passiflora:</i> Passion Vine<p>Passion vine can solve many problems in a landscape. Like a strategically placed dab of concealer on the face, …

Nimes guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in this Provence city

With a landmark new museum just opened and a decision about a Unesco World Heritage listing pending for July, the Provencal city of Nimes is in the …

Your Next Salad Needs These Easy Pickled Beets

Maybe your only knowledge of pickled beets are the ones grandma served, but we're here to tell you quick-pickling thick wedges of sweet beets could …

A local’s guide to Kraków: 10 top tips

<b>Forum Przestrzenie</b><p>Hotel Forum was a monstrous concrete carbuncle of a hotel built during the Soviet era (started in 1978, it took 11 years to complete) next to the Vistula river in the middle of the city. It represented unprecedented luxury in Poland at the time, and featured a swimming pool, mini …

European Travel

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Architecture

The 9 best baking cookbooks, according to professional bakers:

Cakes, pies, breads, even gluten-feed goods: Get inspired to make them all with these picks.

The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)

Get your to-read list ready: 2018 is already a good year for reading.<p>We may live in challenging times, and there's no better escape than through a good book. From new novels from beloved writers to compelling non-fiction examinations of our modern world, 2018 has already delivered some excellent …

Books

This is the 'best pasta sauce in the world' - and it has only three simple ingredients

Making your own pasta sauce might be the last thing you will want to do at the end of a busy working day.<p>But one celebrated recipe has only three …

Italian Food

Tis the Season for Julia Child’s Trademark Vinaigrette

Julia Child once said: “The perfect vinaigrette is so easy to make that I see no reason whatsoever for bottled dressings.”<p>Once again, we can’t help …

Chocotorta

• 15 ounces dulce de leche<br>• 2 8 oz boxes of cream cheese, left out to soften<br>• 2 cups brewed coffee or espresso<br>• 2-3 packs of chocolate cookies, however many it takes to line your dish of choice<p>In a bowl, mix the dulce de leche and soft cream cheese until they’re completely combined. It should be a light …

Recipes

Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Rhubarb-Strawberry Compote

Preparation<p>Make the panna cotta<p>In a small bowl, sprinkle the gelatin over 1/2 cup of the cream. Let stand until softened, about 5 minutes.<br>• Bring the …

Recipes

Here's what it's like to visit Luxembourg — which is the richest country on the planet and smaller than Rhode Island

Chances are — unless you're from one of its neighbouring states, or are just really good at geography — you won't manage it.<p>That's because Luxembourg …

Rhode Island

For the Best Bread, Treat Your Oven Like a Sauna

This month in our Baking Club, we're working our way through Peter Reinhart's <i>The Bread Baker's Apprentice</i> by baking bread—<i>lots</i> of it. So far, we're learning as much from the master bread baker's tome as we are from each other. With more than 15,000 members, there are quite a few very experienced …

Bread

If You Sit All Day, You Need This Yoga Flow in Your Life

We know movement should be a part of everyday life, but for the 108 million full-time workers in America who sit at a desk all day, that's far from …

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Italian Food

All of Chicago’s Past James Beard Award Winners, Mapped

Chicago has hosted the <b>James Beard Foundation Awards</b> — aka the “Oscars of the food world” for four years now. But the city itself isn’t the only thing blessed by the Beards, as a plethora of Chicago’s restaurants and chefs have joined elite company throughout the years by winning awards.<p>To provide a …

Everything to Know About Chicago

Travel<p>Here's how to plan the best possible trip to the Windy City.<p>Humble Midwestern roots keep this vibrant city with world-class architecture, arts and dining grounded. Chicago loves its sports, too, and if a team is doing well, you'll feel the energy pulsing through the streets. Locals are …

Beautifully Simple Sticky Pork Ramen | Waitrose and Partners

The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy for Book Clubs

One of the easiest titles to suggest for book club discussion is Nicola Griffith’s <i>Hild</i>, a 2013 historical novel with a touch of the fantastic. <i>Hild</i> is …

Books

Quick Kimchi Pancakes

April 2018<p>Makes 8 small pancakes<p>Chewy. Crunchy. Salty. Spicy. These veggie-packed fritters have it all! The spice level will definitely vary based on the brand of kimchi you use, so make sure to pick one you're familiar with if you're cooking for people who can't handle too much …