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CEOs of 5 Leading Hotel Brands on Their Hopes and Fears in 2016

Airbnb, disease, terrorism, the TSA, Donald Trump, and the best business climate ever mark the biggest trends impacting hospitality and tourism …

Four years and €400m later the iconic Paris Ritz hotel is set to reopen

Hotel mythology doesn’t get much more fabulous than that of Paris’ Ritz, which is about to reopen after a four-year renovations project.<p>Over the years, this Paris landmark has hosted Ernest Hemingway, Charlie Chaplin, Coco Chanel and Marcel Proust, along with many other luminaries. Hemingway was by …

Goat’s cheese and tapenade toasts

The tapanade makes more than you need but I hate having half a can of anchovies left over so I always make this quantity. Keep it in the fridge and eat with radishes or hard boiled eggs. You can serve these toasts with drinks, in place of a starter, or as a starter on dressed salad …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Goodbye soggy teabags: Britain is having a tea revolution

It’s Sunday afternoon in the new Comins Tea House in Bath, but unlike traditional British tea shops there’s not a knitted cosy or tea-bag in sight. “This tea has a big umami flavour that will stand up against the gyoza,” Rob Comins explains, as he pours water heated to 80°C into a tiny Japanese tea …

Nigel Slater’s chicken with spring carrots and mangetout

The recipe<p>Rub a couple of large chicken breasts, skin on, with a mixture of salt and black pepper and a little chopped thyme. Warm 2 tbsp of olive oil and a knob of butter in a shallow pan over a moderate heat, add the chicken breasts and let them brown nicely before turning them over. Cover the …

Recipes

15 Exotic Curry Recipes

1<p>A vegetarian curry with lots of flavors served with fragrant rice.<p>1<p>A vegetarian curry with lots of flavors served with fragrant rice.<p>2<p>Curry powder …

The 5 Foods Anthony Bourdain Always Keeps In His Kitchen

We weren't expecting these.<p>He's traveled the planet in search of quality meals. But for all the far-out dining Anthony Bourdain has done, his staple foods aren't nearly as exotic as you'd imagine.<p>During a recent Q&A with Adweek, the chef and TV host was asked to list five foods that are always in …

4 Steps to Buying Better Salmon

How do I know what kind of salmon to buy? Should I buy farmed salmon or wild-caught salmon? What does it mean when salmon is labeled organic? How can I tell if it is fresh? I’m confused about whether consuming farmed salmon is okay or not.<p>These are questions I get over and over again, and I …

Seafood

The Official Cake of Summer 2016

Earlier this year, mad scientist Erin McDowell pie-ified 5 of our favorite desserts, giving us Mallomar Pie and Crème Brûlée Pie and shattering the false boundaries of what <i>pie</i> means.<p>And now, from this same brain, comes a dessert that reimagines the classic s'more as a teeteringly-tall layer …

Dessert

How To Turn Water Into Beer With SodaStream's New Product

First, SodaStream took away your excuse for not drinking enough water by turning standard tap water into a glass of bubbly fun. And now--for better or worse--it's doing the same for beer.<p>SodaStream just launched a new product that lets you turn sparkling water into light, crisp "Blondie" beer. The …

Celebrity Chef Eric Ripert Explains How to Cook With Passion

The Avec Eric host talks about his new book, his spiritual connection to cooking, and how TV elevated cooking into an art form.<p>Eric Ripert has built a reputation as one of the United State's preeminent chefs. His restaurant, Le Bernardin, which he co-owns, is the recipient of three Michelin stars, …

The Time is an effortlessly cool hotel in New York’s tawdry Times Square

Times Square is synonymous with tawdry, touristy New York. The blinding lights, the monstrous advertising, naked cowboys and strange mascots peddling for your money. It’s sensory overload in the city that never sleeps. Hotels in the area, you’d think, would follow suit. But The Time is anything but …

Greek Lemon-Garlic Salad Dressing Recipe

Greek salad dressings are often made with red wine vinegar, but there are some delicious lemon-based versions, which are usually packed with garlic. …

12 Bucket List Hotels Worth the Plane Ticket

The most common type of hotel is the chain, found near a highway or an airport or just a tired part of town. Often forgettable, but sometimes …

Drinks expert makes a surprising revelation about how you should drink red wine

In a defiance of convention, a leading wine expert has claimed red wine should be kept in the fridge.<p>Though white wine is known for being kept …

Chemistry

It's Negroni Week! See how D-FW bars are adding unique twists to the classic cocktail

When you hit the bars this week, you may notice a trend in the featured cocktail offered by many. That's because June 6-10 is <b>Negroni Week</b>.<p>Founded in …

Dallas

This Brewery Doesn’t Need Trucks Because It Sends Its Beer Through A Beer Pipeline

Because we can’t have beer deliveries stuck in traffic, when a Belgian city’s traffic problem got too bad, a beer transport innovation was required.<p>In a few weeks, a centuries-old brewery in Belgium will start pouring its beer underground. It’s the company’s solution to a modern problem: Traffic in …

The Weird Thing That Makes You Drink More Wine

Next time you have trouble ordering just one red wine at the bar, blame your glass. A new study published in the journal <i>BMC Public Health</i> finds that …

Who says breakfast is the most important meal of the day? And why does spinach make you strong? It sounds like conventional wisdom, but most of it was cooked up by ad men<p>What came first, the chicken-is-healthy study or the eggs-are-unhealthy study? Nutritional advice is notoriously nebulous, and …

Nutrition

The world's best coffee shops

A fish inside a jellyfish: One-in-a-million photo | CNN Travel

(CNN) — An Australian ocean photographer has captured a one-in-a-million example of the cruelty of life in the deep -- a fish peering out into the ocean, helpless, from inside a jellyfish.<p>Tim Samuel, a self-described "ocean obsessed... lover of photography and adventures," captured the image off …

What’s the protocol if you’re serving up food to customers in the buff? It’s really not that different from normal – just make sure your soups are cold<p>We may be used to the idea of the Naked Chef (thanks, Jamie Oliver), but London’s latest high-concept pop-up restaurant goes further. A lot further. …

Health and Safety