Cynthia R Myers

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The Grown-Ass Woman Diaries: Building A Better Pizza

Back in May, when I read that, at 72 years old, Sir Patrick Stewart had just had his first ever slice of pizza, like the rest of America I gasped. First of all, that this was a major headline in several “legitimate news” outlets was its own news story. But more than that, <i>Seriously? You’ve never had</i> …

101 Best Pizzas in America 2014

Ravi Bangaroo<p>101 Best Pizzas in America for 2014<p>Ask the average person who makes the best pizza, or read articles, blogs, and best-of lists by pizza …

Sourdough Starter-Along: Day 1 - A Half-Ounce Flour and an Ounce of Water

<b>Editor's Note:</b> Whether you're a bread baker or a pizzamaker (or you want to be), we thought you'd enjoy following Donna Currie as she grows a new sourdough starter. She'll show us every step along the way, but it'll be even more fun if you roll up your sleeves and join her! Today is Day One. In …

Why Serious Bakers Have Mother Issues

They came from all over Europe—a village in Poland, a farm in Tuscany, a town in Bordeaux. They were carried across the continent, and trekked from the Old Country to the New World. There were arrests and clashes with the police. But through a combination of luck and love, they arrived in New York …

11 Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes: You Be the Judge

Chocolate chip cookies are the ultimate classic, but the debate between soft and chewy or crisp and crunchy rages on. Everyone has their own favorite …

5 Best New Hotel Restaurants of 2014

Five of our favorite restaurants of 2014 happened to open inside hotels.<p>These days, no hotel is complete without a cutting-edge restaurant or a star …

Our 34 Best Bubbly Cocktails Made With Champagne And Sparkling Wine

Keep the vibe happy with a little bubbly<p>For a festive night, nothing beats a glass of sparkling wine—except maybe a sparkling cocktail. These bubbly …

The Only Product You Need For Cara-Worthy Brows

An easy-to-use brow gel that really delivers. Plus, see all of the past beauty must-haves.<p>You only need to Google "eyebrow fails" to know that good brows are hard to fake, but if your name isn't Brooke Shields or Cara Delevingne, you probably need to—at least a little bit. Enter Tarte's Colored …

Sweet and Savory Ways to Use Rhubarb

<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: It's time to expand your number of go-to rhubarb recipes.</i><p>When spring finally …

Chicken Corden Bleu Nuggets - Video Recipe

My Favorite Quick-and-Easy Dinners

When my kids were babies, I thought I was busy.<p>Then they got bigger. And now I wonder what in tarnation I did with my time back then.<p>Something has …

Pleasure Dome

Why Switzerland's Gruyère-filled malakoff is a secret worth sharing<p>Like the hordes of diners crowded around the tables at Au Coeur de la Côte, a …

Frito Pie

serves 6<p>FOR THE CHILI<p>2 1⁄2 lb. ground beef<p>3 tbsp. olive oil<p>1 medium yellow onion, finely chopped<p>6 cloves garlic, finely chopped<p>Kosher salt, to taste<p>2 …

Coquilles St-Jacques (Gratinéed Scallops)

8 oz. button mushrooms, minced<p>6 tbsp. unsalted butter<p>3 small shallots, minced<p>2 tbsp. minced parsley<p>1 tbsp. minced tarragon, plus 6 whole leaves, to …

Sour Power

Homemade sour mix adds fresh flavor to cocktails<p>Overly sweet commercial sour mixes took off in the 1950s, giving classic drinks like whiskey sours a …

Devils on Horseback

6 tbsp. unsalted butter<p>2 tbsp. finely chopped garlic<p>1⁄2 small baguette (about 4 oz.), cut into eight 1"-thick slices<p>10 slices bacon, cut into 2" …

The Best Éclairs in Paris

Three must-try destinations in Paris with the best éclairs in all shapes, sizes and flavors<p>Stateside, we’re still dragging out our obsession with …

Steak and Stilton Pies

Heat oil in an 8-qt. saucepan over medium-high heat. Season beef with salt and pepper, and cook until browned, 10–12 minutes; transfer to a bowl. Add …

Recipes

Crab Imperial

8 tbsp. unsalted butter, melted<p>3 tbsp. flour<p>2 cups heavy cream<p>1 lb. jumbo lump crabmeat, picked over for shell pieces<p>1 cup panko bread crumbs<p>1⁄2 cup …

Recipes

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Heat oven to 375°. Whisk together flour, baking soda, and salt in a bowl; set aside. Combine butter, both sugars, and vanilla in a large bowl; beat …

Sites We Love: Dash and Bella

Gorgeous photos? Check. Engaging writing? Check. Seriously inspiring recipes, tips, and culinary curiosity? Check, check, and check. The best food …

Bread and Wine

• <b>Author:</b> Shauna Niequist<p>Author of the New York Times bestseller Present Over Perfect, Shauna Niequist provides the perfect read for those who love food and value the community and connection of family and friends around the table.<p>Bread & Wine is a collection of essays about family relationships, …

Merkur FUTUR Razor

German Designed and All Chromed OutThe German designed <b>Mekur FUTUR</b> is a heavyweight <b>razor</b> that has a technologically advancement over your standard …

Tobacco Wet Shave Soap

Tobacco Shave SoapWe all know that in order to get a perfect shave you need to lubricate. However how many of us really take the time to do this. …

Kale, Clementine and Feta Salad

Kale, Clementine and Feta Salad with Honey-Lime Dressing<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 5 mins<br>• Total Time: 25 minutes<br>• Yield: …

French Onion Soup with Coffee

<i>For two weeks, our friends at the Good Food Awards will be sharing articles, tips, and recipes from some of their judges, friends, and past GFA winners. Each day will feature a different category, from chocolate to charcuterie to cheese. And if you'd like to score some of the goods competing in</i> …

Prosciutto-Wrapped Stuffed Cherry Peppers Recipe

Hot cherry peppers, filled with ricotta and provolone cheeses, are wrapped with prosciutto and cooked on the grill.<p><b>Read more: Grilling: Prosciutto-Wrapped Stuffed Cherry Peppers</b><p>Ingredients1 cup ricotta cheese1/2 cup grated provolone cheese1/4 cup finely chopped fresh basil20 hot cherry peppers, …

How I Lost Weight on a Diet of Duck and Rye Bread >> http://trib.al/pqdUEQb Longtime food editor Kemp Minifie recounts the dos and don'ts of a radical regimen spiced with science

The Bul Recipe

This crisp, refreshing beer and ginger beer cocktail is a Cuban favorite, and it's super-simple to make.<p><b>Read more: Quick Drinks: The Bul</b><p>Ingredients2 (12-ounce) bottles ginger beer2 (12-ounce) bottles pilsner or pale ale4 ounces fresh lime juice from about 8 limesGarnish: lime wedges<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> …

Skinny Blood Orange Margaritas

Blood Orange Margaritas<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 5 mins<br>• Cook Time: 1 min<br>• Total Time: 6 minutes<br>• Yield: 1<br>• Category: Cocktail<br>• Cuisine: Mexican<p>★★★★★<p>5 …