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Eat Like A Mediterranean: The Key Ingredient We’ve Been Ignoring

I have always been a sucker for a bowl of pasta. It is one of my “happy” foods that I enjoy in moderation. Summer is one of my most favorite times to …

Prskalo Waterfall, Serbia

Lower Antelope Canyon: Skylight

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

10 Places To See Before They're Gone

Places, much like animals can become endangered, and some of the world's most amazing sights are gradually disappearing. Scientists say climate change has been affecting oceans, reefs, beaches, and even cities. Development is another danger for once-pristine, off-the-beaten-path spots and their …

Puerto Rico

Australia’s Infinite Stairway to Heaven

<i>Diminish and Ascend</i> is a sculptural installation by artist David McCracken that, from certain angles, looks like a never-ending staircase. Part of the annual event known as Sculpture by the Sea in Bondi, Australia, the staircase is one of the most eye-catching pieces at the outdoor exhibition this …

Australia

Incredible Panoramas Of The World's Most Beautiful Places

AirPano is made of eight team members, who have wide-ranging backgrounds (civil engineering and medical cybernetics, among others). The amateur photographers are currently traveling around the world, shooting major cities and other sites of interest.<p>The group mainly shoots from helicopters, using a …

Kuala Lumpur

Wine Country in the mist

Colour Cascade

Your Shot Snow Photos

Bake the Book: Lemon Meringue Pie

With some desserts, it isn't necessary to reinvent the wheel. <i>The Gramercy Tavern Cookbook</i> sticks with a classic, using gobs of yolks and several lemons' worth of zest and juice to make a pie that owes its flavor to an excellent balance of citrus, egg, and sugar. And the crust couldn't be simpler; …

Cook's Illustrated's Foolproof Pie Crust

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The secret pie crust ingredient (and technique) that changed what we thought we knew about pie.</i><p>We all get in pie ruts. Well, crust ruts.<p>While what goes on …

9 Ways to Fancy Up Your Pies

My sincere love of pie has had me experimenting in the kitchen for years. I’ve eaten my share of last slices straight from the pie plate at midnight. And many, many pies later, I’ve discovered a few surprises. The truth is, there are tons of ways to take your pie up a notch, without even straying …

Sauced: Five Cranberry Sauce Variations for Thanksgiving

We used to be a <b>cranberry sauce</b> from the can family, which is why I also used to be a cranberry sauce hater. The sight of that Jell-O like cylinder of sauce sliding out from a can, with ridge impressions intact, was incredibly off-putting to me. For reasons I still can't quite figure out, that …

Fall Fest: Chefs' Best Brussels Sprouts

In our humble opinion, Thanksgiving is superior to any other day of the year. In an effort to make this year's feast the best of all time (sorry, …

Top Chef NOLA Ep. 7: Hanging on by a Chili Thread

<i>To thoroughly enjoy the glory that is Top Chef New Orleans, we welcome Alison Leiby, who will be here every week to take us through the season.</i><p>Well, it's officially Winter here in New York. Not like, "Oh it's the Winter solstice, let's all pretend we know what that means." It's more like, "Is that …

Discover The Ultimate Sauce For Seafood

It’s oceans better than cocktail or tartar<p>The right accompaniment to crab cakes, lobsters, and shrimp can be transformative. Squirt a little lemon juice on a stone crab claw and you’ll immediately notice the difference. The crab, somehow, tastes more like crab.<p>But beyond a spritz of citrus, most …

Seafood

In Season: Mollie Katzen’s Citrusy Beets

With a higher sugar content than most any other vegetable, beets require a bit of flavor contrast to counteract their inherent sweetness. Mollie …