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Cookbook serves up family-style Taiwanese and Asian dishes from much-loved Boston eatery | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

The Myers and Chang of the book’s title (and of the so-named restaurant in Boston, Massachusetts) are the husband-and-wife team of Christopher Myers …

Cookbook brings Mexico City’s colourful street food into the home | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Like many descendants of immigrants to the United States (and if you go back far enough, everyone there is a descendant of immigrants), Lesley Téllez …

Where to Eat in Tsukiji: 11 Excellent Restaurants

Whatever you decide to do, if you need to know where to eat in Tsukiji, here’s a list of some of the best restaurants in the area.<p>11 Tsukiji …

48 Easy Winter Vegan Meals

Brrrrr! It's freezing out there. Every morning for the last week I've looked outside to a world coating white with a layer of frost and boy is it …

Tomatoes

The 18 Essential Tulum Restaurants

It’s nearly impossible to stroll down the sandy, palm tree–populated road that connects Tulum’s Hotel Zone — the area’s eco-chic properties scattered along the street that separates lush jungle from turquoise ocean — without catching rustic signage peeking behind leaves advertising yoga and fresh …

Mexico

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@flipboard | Official Flipboard account<p>Best Picture Winner Posters: Every Movie to Win an Academy Award<p>• …

The art of Dim Sum

It’s just before 10 a.m. on a sunny Wednesday morning and a handful of people are waiting outside Yu Seafood restaurant in Richmond Hill.<p>Head dim sum …

Chinese steamed eggs, a perfectionist’s guide (蒸蛋羹)

<b>Smooth, slippery and heavenly soft, Chinese steamed eggs requires minimum ingredients yet delivers a delicate look and flavour. Learn how to make it</b> …

Food & Dining

The Best Tacos in Mexico City

The Best Tacos in Mexico City, According to Top Chefs<p>Tacos may be taking over the world, but it’s in the bustling Mexican capital that the humble …

Mexico

Innovative Ways Companies Are Repurposing Food Waste

<i>We love to brainstorm ways to cook with our food scraps, and this got us thinking about large-scale food producers and retailers, and how companies are addressing the issue of food waste. As consumers and retailers continue to dispose of nearly 1/3 of all food in the US (the equivalent of $160</i> …

7 Vegetarian Lunch Ideas So You Never Have a #SadDeskLunch Again

There are plenty of reasons to try out a vegetarian diet or at least incorporate more veggies into your day. Aside from the nutritional benefits of …

17 Restaurants Worth Planning a Trip Around — and How to Get a Reservation

Thomas Keller continues to reinvent his nouvelle French tour de force, the first ever Bay Area restaurant to receive a third Michelin star in 2006. A …

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

Cooking

15 Vegetarian Dinner Ideas That Make a Complete Protein

It’s no secret that the one concern with eating a plant-based diet is the lack of protein. While there are some amazing sources through soybeans, quinoa, and pulses, quite often there aren’t enough amino acids in the food to consider it a complete protein like animal products such as meat, dairy, …

Healthy Eating

You'll Want to Make These Seasoned Tea Eggs Over and Over

If your favorite part about getting a hot bowl of ramen is the seasoned egg, you’re going to love these. You’ll love how easy they are to make even …

Eggs

What Is the Difference Between Jasmine and Basmati Rice? - Chowhound

Ah, rice. A hardworking yet humble grain, often overlooked as a beautiful thing in its own right and valued most as a supporting player—and it <i>is</i> …

This Genius, Super-Flaky Pie Crust Changes Everything in Piedom

Whether you've made zero pies in your life or hundreds—or thousands!—this dough will change your life.<p>The recipe comes from Stella Parks, a.k.a. the baker, science whiz, and sugar historian behind BraveTart the blog (and the spectacularly genius baking cookbook that dropped yesterday). Her …

6 Amazing Body Changes When You Give Up Carbs

Simple carbs, such as those found in cookies, candy and chips, are <i>The Bachelorette</i> of the food world. They’ll give you a quick thrill — but you know …

Nutrition

These Copycat KIND Bars Will Make You Feel Like a Genius

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>KIND Bars are the snack bar that I always reach for when I really want a candy bar but don't want the resulting sugar …

Dessert

Toronto Restaurants: Where to Find Toronto's Most Authentic Ethnic Eats

Are you craving spicy Indian chana masala or a steaming dish of Korean bibimbap? Thankfully, you’re in Toronto, which means you’re just steps away …

Vegan skincare: 8 awesome brands you need to know about

Here's what you need...<p>1. Pai<p>If you're a newbie to vegan skincare, Pai is the best place to start. They have an extensive line of products, so it's easy to find <i>everything</i> you could need in one place. Plus the brand's totally transparent when it comes to what's in their formulas, so every single …

Skin Care

How to Freeze and Thaw a Fresh-Fruit Pie

At the height of summer, when fresh fruit is at its prime, it's hard to resist the idea of saving some for later—especially when it's too hot to bake. While you can freeze fruit all by itself, if you have a pie pan to spare, there's nothing better than freezing the whole dang pie. And besides, in …

We Tested 5 Pie Crusts to Find the Easiest, Flakiest & Best-Tasting

Are you the type who breaks into hives the minute you think about rolling out pie dough? Or the one who stays calm and cool, your pin gliding across the dough like a Ferrari down the Italian coast?<p>(Or are you the type who's really in it for the eating, not the making? You're welcome here, too. Come …

12 perfect summer gins to quaff while the sun still shines

Pimms and strawberries might be some people’s idea of the perfect summer drink, but there’s another tipple that’s great in the sun.<p>Yep. you guessed …

My First Trip to Mexico City Made Me Never Want to Leave

<i>This story first appeared in Bill Addison’s newsletter “Notes From a Roving Critic.”</i> <i>Read the archives</i> <i>and</i> <i>subscribe now</i><i>for delicious dispatches from the road.</i><p>I’m on the road so much for work that I rarely feel envy when I hear about other people’s travel plans. But jealousy did ripple through me 18 …

Mexico

Oaxaca: A Wonderland of Cheese, Corn, and Color

The art world has Mexico City. The fashion crowd takes Tulum. And for true food lovers? Oaxaca is the essential Mexican pilgrimage: a legendary destination for deep-flavored moles, brothy posoles, and more.<p>The second I stepped off the small commuter plane in Oaxaca City and onto the precariously …

Mexico

All The Best Gins To Drink On World Gin Day

This week is Negroni week, a celebration of the iconic Italian cocktail. But, what’s a Negroni without gin? It’s just a strange concoction of vermouth and Campari, that’s what. I don’t know about you, but that really doesn’t sound as refreshing. Gin is where the magic is at!<p>If Negronis aren’t your …

Alcohol

Best Doughnut Shops in Canada for a Sweet Treat

For a relatively straight-forward dessert, the doughnut has a messier past than your last Tinder date. The origins of this sweet treat are up for …

How to Make a Cake Like BraveTart: The Complete Guide

Whether it's a birthday party or New Year's Eve, nothing kicks off a celebration quite like a layer cake. It's a showstopping labor of love that makes any occasion feel special. There are a million recipes to choose from, but none more classic than a simple butter cake. A quick primer: yellow cakes …

Dessert