Diane Snow Mcwhirter

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Use Koran to judge him, Via terror suspect says

One of two men facing terrorism charges in an alleged plot to derail a passenger train offered his "sincere advice" to jurors hearing his case on Thursday.<p>The Criminal Code is a "book written by humans" and "humans are not perfect," Chiheb Esseghaier said in a unusual written closing …

Amal Clooney requests meeting with Egyptian President to discuss Fahmy

In a strongly worded letter to Egyptian President Abdel Fatteh el-Sisi, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney has requested the immediate release of imprisoned Canadian journalist Mohammed Fahmy and informed Mr. Sisi that she will personally visit Egypt.<p>As the head of Mr. Fahmy's legal team, Ms. Clooney …

Peach Tart

<b>- Amanda</b><p>Every cook needs a good dessert recipe that can be whipped up anywhere -- especially when you're away from your kitchen and its mixer and rolling pin and comforting gadgets. This peach tart is that recipe for me. To make it all you need is a knife, a bowl, and some kind of pan. A tart pan …

Which Grains to Rinse and Why

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The harsh reality about rinsing grains.</i><p>In many ways, we at Food52 are all about making your life easier: showing you how to cream butter and sugar …

Kitchens

Tomato, Nectarine and Mozzarella Salad Recipe on Food52

• 3-4 tomatoes<br>• 2-3 nectarines<br>• 1 ball fresh mozzarella<br>• 3/4 cup fresh basil leaves<br>• extra virgin olive oil (enough to drizzle over the salad)<br>• salt and pepper<br>• 2 - 3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar reduced to a syrup (I add a bit of honey before I reduce it)<p>Slice the tomatoes, nectarines, and mozzarella in wedges …

Recipes

Absurdly Addictive Asparagus Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I guess there's a reason Vosges Haut-chocolat Bacon and Chocolate bars are growing in popularity...it just seems that when you add bacon to almost anything, the salty smokiness heightens the other ingredients. Bacon may rule, but its Italian cousin, Pancetta, is also a contender for …

Zipper Back Optical Illusion

Happy Thursday everyone, and for all of you dying for the weekend, you only got one more day to go before it begins! There really are some <b>amazing</b> …