Amy Zimmerman

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The Second Agricultural Revolution May Be Powered by Perennials

It’s a cycle nearly as old as human history. Plow, plant, harvest, and repeat. It worked for our ancestors, and it’s working for us now, though with …

Farming

12 Complete Thanksgiving Menus

All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this summer<p>SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery2/Thanksgiving-Menus<p>article<p>…

one-hour homemade ricotta

If you have an hour and a stove and enjoy delicious things then I have a weekend kitchen project just for you! Homemade ricotta! Making cheese is …

Plaited Milk Bread

I have some exciting news: in September, I start the Cambridge Graduate Course in Medicine! It's a four year accelerated course for graduates of …

Dating My Husband: Foraging

Intro<p>“I want us to be a family that forages together.” I told Gabe.<p>“That’d be fun.” He responded not really knowing what that means or looks like but …

5 Reasons a Bench Scraper Belongs in Your Kitchen

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Your bench scraper has news for you: You're not using it enough.</i><p>A bench scraper is one of those inexpensive utensils that lasts a lifetime and has a million uses. I keep …

Best of May 2013

Lemon Pudding Cake

15 Things Craft Beer Fans Think (But Nobody Says)

It's a glorious era for the American beer drinker. We've got talented and passionated brewers making stellar beers in every single state across the …

Big Hops Through a Few Colorado Brewpubs: Denver

As an unapologetic craft beer fan for almost my entire drinking life, I’ve gone through a few phases were I’d seek out one or two beer styles almost to the exclusion of all others.<p>I never drink yellow beer unless it’s hot out or I’m at a sporting event. There was a year where sweet, Belgian-style, …

Travel Photo Contest Winners

Learn How to Get Better Photographs With Existing Light

Without light, photography would not exist. Lighting is so important, in fact, that we are constantly creating new devices and equipment that will …

20 Photoshop Tutorials That Will Get You Up to Speed

Photoshop is one of Adobe’s most widely used products, however most users barely scratch the surface of the features the software offers. As people …

The beginner’s guide to hoppy beer

LOVE THEM or hate them, hoppy beers are all the rage these days. The popularity of the IPA (India Pale Ale) style exploded in the late 2000s as …

The Ultimate Wine-Pairing Infographic

I’ve never understood brussel sprouts. Oh, they’re delicious, roasted in a cast iron pan with big hunks of garlic. But I’ve tried reds, and I’ve tried whites. Neither seems to pair all that well. And wouldn’t you know it? Brussel sprouts are a footnote on this incredible infographic: Foods that …

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.

Chicken Dinners: Chicken Risotto with Lemon, Asparagus and Peas

I don't make risotto often. I usually let my husband do it, as he's keen to stand by the stove and slowly stir the grains of rice to their tender and creamy luxuriousness. Unfortunately, my husband is not a big fan of most things chicken, so when I suggested a chicken risotto using the nice Kampong …