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Food Places, Food Spaces: La Fromagerie In London Is Our Happy Place

Occasionally, you find yourself in a food place that makes you unreasonably happy. Maybe it presents you with things you've never experienced before. Maybe it feels like home. Our favorite places end up offering a little bit of both, and that's exactly what I got when I visited La Fromagerie on …

The Best Etsy Mugs For Your Coffee And Tea (PHOTOS)

What does yours say about your personality?<p>Like a handbag, a pocket square, a novelty t-shirt or a belt buckle with a bottle opener on it, what you drink your coffee and tea out of says a lot about you. Are you a no-frills, diner mug person? Are you a …

Persimmon Recipes For The Fall Season (PHOTOS)

We're giving this fruit its 15 minutes of fame.<p>Persimmons aren't exactly your run-of-the-mill fruit -- but that doesn't mean they aren't delicious, or that they don't make a great addition to your meals. Eating this fruit when it is perfectly ripe is crucial, which makes it especially important to …

Blackberry Stuffed Scones

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Bake some scones. Your day will be better for it.</i><p>I really think that there are very few of life’s little …

Afternoon Tea

How to Brighten Up Leftovers

<i>Every week we take a peek inside the lunches of the luckiest kids in Brooklyn. Read on, suppress your jealousy, and get a little brown bag inspiration.</i><p>I thought I came up with an original idea for Walker and Addie's lunch today -- tomato salad and leftover roasted onions and potatoes on top of …

How to Make Perfect Moon Cakes for Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

Homemade moon cakes are as different from store-bought as night and day.<p>By Carolyn Phillips<p>This moon-cake recipe is Cantonese on the surface, but it envelops a Suzhou-style crunchy nut and fruit center. It was adapted from the repertoire of renowned Sichuanese chef Chen Kenmin. (His son, Chen …

Recipes

Caramel Chicken

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Don’t be put off by the sugar in this recipe—it’s balanced by the vinegar and soy sauce.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>2½ pounds skin-on, bone-in chicken legs and thighs<p>Kosher salt<p>8 garlic cloves, peeled<p>⅓ cup (packed) light brown …

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Grilled Shrimp Skewers With Tomato, Garlic & Herbs

They're perfect for entertaining -- either as an appetizer or main course -- because all of the prep is done ahead of time.<p>In this easy recipe, shrimp are quickly marinated in a bright and tangy mixture of olive oil, tomato paste, lemon, garlic, and herbs and then grilled until plump and slightly …

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Book Giveaway: 'My Milk Toof: The Adventures of ickle and Lardee 2'

<b>Update (10/3/13): Check out the winning recipes here!</b><p>World got you down? Need a pick-me-up? Head straight to My Milk Toof and the adorable adventures of ickle and Lardee shall flood you with enough joy to power <i>an army of Suns</i>*. Watch the bumbling cuteness unfold as these milk teeth buddies try to …

5 Foods Worth Waiting in Line For

Cronuts? No. But Franklin BBQ brisket and Swan Oyster Depot? Yes.<p>"I won't wait hours in line for fad foods," says the <i>BA</i> Foodist, <b>Andrew Knowlton</b>. Yes, he's looking at you, cronuts, cronut concretes, and cronut pizza. ("I made that one up, but hey, it can't be long!") But classic, last-meal-worthy …

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Where to Eat Near Columbia University (Our Updated Guide)

As the home of Columbia University, Morningside Heights has changed to accommodate more demanding eaters. Where can you get a good bagel and cup of coffee, fast slice, or sit-down meal? Here's our updated guide to answer those questions.<p>Breakfast<p>Kitchenette: A cute place with delightful twists on …

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Top Notch NY-Style Pies From Pizza Delicious, New Orleans

Pizza Delicious<p>617 Piety St. New Orleans, LA 70117 (Map); 504-676-8482; Pizzadelicious.com<b><br>Pizza type:</b> New York-style with local inspiration <b><br>Oven type:</b> Marsal Gas Deck<b><br>The Skinny:</b> Well executed slices, flavorful specialty pies, craft beer and Italian wine. Eye-catching salads, pastas, and desserts are …

Slow-Roast Tender Chinese Spareribs

For your next game day, go with Cantonese BBQ<p>Those sticky, overcooked, red ribs from Chinese buffets are usually too tough or too sweet to be anything but disappointing. It's a shame, because when you taste Cantonese BBQ spareribs done well—honey-glazed, browned, and sizzling—they're …