Chris Ptasnik

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A Foodie's 48-Hour Guide to Eating Through Amsterdam

A Foodie's 48 Hour Guide to Eating Through Amsterdam<p>Your #AbroadBod Paradise<p>September 27, 2017<p>Amsterdam is an incredibly popular destination for …

Mumbai chef teaches you to cook chicken in a watermelon

Chef Harman Sawhney of Hoppipola shows us how to cook in a watermelon, a technique he picked up in his village in Punjab<p>The first time chef Harman …

The world’s 10 most underrated adventure travel destinations

10 of the world’s top travel bloggers, including The Planet D, Runaway Juno and Wanderlusters, highlight the amazing destinations that don't get the …

13 Ramen Recipes to Build a Perfect Bowl at Home

These days, a growing number of Americans realize there's a lot more to ramen than the dried bricks you can buy with loose change at the supermarket. Ramen restaurants are popping up all over the country and serving traditional styles, and thanks to Sun Noodle, you can even make instant ramen …

Unexpected Adventures in Wild, Rugged Iceland

Ski down volcanic mountains, surf the North Atlantic swells, and hike over tundra in search of Arctic foxes in the far corners of this ancient island.<p>A handful of farmers picked their way along the shore on the far western fjords of Iceland, shepherding a score of sheep down from the highlands for …

Hike Through 7 European Countries on this Epic Trail

The Via Dinarica is poised to become one of the world’s top trekking destinations.<p>Twenty years ago, the Balkans seemed an unlikely spot to go trekking. Torn apart by bitter conflict, Yugoslavia painfully splintered, and borders between the new republics were better known for acrimonious rifts than …

10 Incredible Hilltop Towns in Italy

If your bucket list includes the experience of sitting in an Italian hilltop town, while sipping a glass of fine wine and gazing out over ancient …

11 Incredibly Scenic National Parks in Canada

Though there’s more than 3.8 million square miles of land in Canada, the majority of its citizens live near its southern border, which means there’s …

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Sunday Recipe: Make Momofuku's Kimchi at Home

Everyone's guilty at one time or another of over purchasing at the grocery store or the farmers market. Fortunately, simple fermentation techniques developed over thousands of years of human history can help reduce food waste and add an interesting layer of flavor to a home cooked meal.<p>New York …

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What Are the Best Phone Apps for My Summer Camping Trip?

<i>A:</i><p>Before you go off the grid camping and hiking, tap the latest apps that will help you plan your trip, your trails, and where to pitch your tent. Even if you don’t have service, many of these apps will remain handy.<p>AllTrails<p>(AllTrails, Inc.)<p>A catalog of hiking routes in the U.S. and Canada, …

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How to Become a Beer Judge

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>The last beer you tasted was a beautiful and complex 40+ point brew that's in the running for Best of Show, but now you've moved on to an infected gusher that smells of butyric acid (vomit!) and receives a "courtesy …

How to Pour A Beer: It's More Complicated Than You Think

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>How to pour a beer: it's a topic that produces a totally unreasonable amount of debate. Getting liquid into a glass isn't a complicated art. Popping the top and dumping it in there will get you most of the way to beery …

Couscous Recipes For Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner (PHOTOS)

Couscous is a dish that tends to fly under the radar -- despite being delicious, easy to make and extremely versatile, it just doesn't tend to get the attention we think it deserves.<p>Though native to Morocco and parts of Africa, couscous is (thankfully) now available across the world. And while …

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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