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The Cyber Activists Who Want to Shut Down ISIS

Somewhere in Europe, a man who goes by the name “Mikro” spends his days and nights targeting Islamic State supporters on Twitter.<p>In August 2014, a Twitter account affiliated with Anonymous, the hacker-crusader collective, declared “full-scale cyber war” against ISIS: “Welcome to Operation Ice …

Thai Beef Stew with Lemongrass and Noodles

6 Servings<p>In this soul-satisfying dish, delicate rice noodles are combined with gingery spiced beef.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 lemongrass stalks, trimmed, tough outer layers removed, thinly sliced<p>4 cloves garlic chopped<p>4 kaffir lime leaves, chopped<p>2 tablespoons chopped peeled ginger<p>2 red Thai …

Soysauce

Falafel-Spiced Tomatoes and Chickpeas on Flatbread

4 Servings<p>To make this tomato-on-bread revelation right this very minute, use a prepared flatbread like naan or pocketless pita.<p>August 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Tomatoes and Chickpeas<p>2 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>1 teaspoon sumac<p>½ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>½ teaspoon ground coriander<p>½ teaspoon …

Tomatoes

An Easy, One-Pot Vegetarian Jambalaya

Place a large, heavy-bottomed pot over medium-high heat and add the oil. After it gets hot, add the onion, bell pepper, and celery and cook for about …

Spices

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for roast chicken Marseille-style, and lime and ginger posset

Last summer, we went on a family holiday to the south of France, the first time I’d been there in years. And, quelle surprise, the food was every bit as glorious as I remembered, a celebration of everything in the markets at that time of year: juicy, plump tomatoes; ripe, gnarled red peppers; huge …

Coffee Grinders

The recipe for turning a batch of peppers into four different meals

Something magical happens to peppers when you roast them. The heat concentrates their natural sweetness while still retaining a little acidity, so they explode like a sweet and sour flavour bomb in your mouth.<p>One pan of tomato sauce, four hearty meals | Get Ahead<p>Read more<p>Peppers also have the …

Italian Food

10 One-Pot Recipes to Make Before Summer Ends

As we’re counting down the precious days of summer, the last thing we want to be doing is washing dishes. Now’s the time to maximize our time with friends, summer projects and yes, even our Netflix queue. But we also take dinnertime very seriously, so even those simple recipes better be delicious …

The Quickest Way to Make Silky Chocolate Ganache (& Truffles)

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're always looking to make easier ganache. Here's how to do it meltdown-free—in a food processor.</i><p>Making chocolate ganache can be a little messy—with all …

Dessert

Chocolate brownie recipe

Satiate your chocolate craving with this delicious and healthy recipe, perfect for either brownies or cakes<p>Apple and walnut is a wonderful combination that becomes even more fabulous when chocolate is added; use 85 per cent cocoa solids.<p>MAKES<p>12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>125g (1 1/2 –2) eating apples, peeled, cored …

Food

The best ever Great British Bake Off recipes

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

Cooking

Garlic Confit Toast

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Lush confited garlic takes toasty, cheesy baguettes to another level.<p>April 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head garlic, cloves peeled<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter<p>1 cup grated Parmesan<p>2 teaspoons chopped oregano<p>1 teaspoon freshly grated lemon zest<p>½ teaspoon …

Bread

Meal Prep These 60 Big-Batch Recipes and Eat Well All Week

A little extra work on the weekend means you can eat well for days.<p>Nothing makes us feel more at the top of our game than meal prepping big batches of grains, beans, proteins, and sauces to mix and match for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Make a few of these recipes—from basics like roast chicken or …

Cooking

Take a break from Venice – across the lagoon in the garden city of Marghera

The Aquae Venezia 2015 exhibition has put the leafy suburb of Marghera in the spotlight but its laid-back atmosphere, affordable bars and restaurant and lack of crowds make it a great day trip at any time of year<p>As well as the Biennale of Art (on until 22 November), there’s a new event for visitors …

Italy

Should holidaymakers to Greece be worried about a Grexit?

Can I cancel my trip to Greece?<p>Tour operators and airlines are under no obligation to provide a refund should you decide not to travel to Greece. In theory, unless the Foreign Office advises against travel to Greece, or the areas that holidaymakers are travelling to, those who are due to depart for …

Europe

Tom Kha Gai (Chicken Coconut Soup)

6 Servings<p>This silky, aromatic soup is a complete meal in a bowl.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1” piece ginger, peeled<p>10 kaffir lime leaves or 1 Tbsp. lime zest and ¼ cup lime juice<p>6 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>1½ lb. skinless, boneless chicken thighs, cut into 1” pieces<p>8 oz. shiitake, oyster, …

Mushrooms

Watch the 'Game of Thrones' Cast Audition Reel

Oh hey, Michiele Huisman.<p>As a treat for viewers at the <i>Game of Thrones</i> Comic-Con panel, the HBO show released a new reel of audition tapes featuring some of the show's favorite characters.<p>The clip includes footage of read-throughs by Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth), Natalie Dormer (Margaery …

Greece: highlights of the underrated Peloponnese

The writer Paddy Leigh Fermor is best known in Greece for his exploits in Crete in 1944, when he daringly abducted a German general from right under the Nazis’ noses.<p>But his heart really lay in the Mani – the wild, remote quarter of the Peloponnese – where he lived for half a century until his …

40 free things to do in Rome

Travelling to Rome on a budget? Never fear – sightseeing in Italy's magnificent capital city doesn't have to cost the earth. Although many museums and monuments charge hefty admission fees, a surprising number of the famous sights are actually completely free. The doors of the city's art-laden …

Italy

Short Break in Thessaloniki, Greece

Ancient in origin yet young at heart, Greece’s second city is full of hidden secrets, exceptional food, thriving bars and a laid-back spirit<p>Some say …

Condé Nast Traveller UK

5 of the most beautiful beaches in Greece, from the Ionians to the Dodecanese http://traveller.uk/D8awei

39 lovely things to do in London this week – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 1:45 pm, June 15, 2015 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Fun London, Music & Nightlife, Outdoor London<p>Try the best food in the …

England

Eggplant Parm Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Eggplant Parmesan is the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. The eggplant parm of test kitchen manager Brad Leone's</i> …

Eggplant

Paula Wolfert's 10 Genius Tips for Preparing Moroccan Food

<i>If you do one thing today,</i> <i>go to the</i> <i>Kickstarter project for</i> <i>Unforgettable: Bold Flavors from A Renegade Life, the biographical cookbook on Paula Wolfert's life.</i><p><i>UPDATE: Friday, July 10th (till 10pm EDT) is the last day to support the Kickstarter and get in on the rewards!</i><p>"Paula is the most influential …

Onions

Koshari Street

We’ll walk down Koshari Street any time: mega-filling, mega-tasty, mega-cheap. It’s the closest thing in the West End to a free lunch.<p>London may have …

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

Cooking

The Only Technique You Need to Know for Grilled Fish

Don't be scared to grill fish. This is the only method you need to know.<p>We're about to let you in on the secret to perfectly grilled fish that doesn't fall apart: It's called <b>escabèche</b>, and it's pretty genius. Instead of marinating the fish <i>before</i> it goes on the grill, you'll grill it first, then …

Seafood

48 Vegetarian Pastas to Make for Your Next #MeatlessMonday Dinner

Meat? We hardly miss it in these satisfying vegetarian pasta recipes.<p><b>Let's all agree right now:</b> Pasta (and some cheese) makes pretty much any vegetable better, from succulent mushrooms to sweet tomatoes. These veg-filled pastas are sure to satisfy at dinner tonight—no meat required.

Cooking

Baked Saffron Falafel

4 to 6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Falafel<p>1/2 cup raw shelled sunflower seeds<p>2 cups cooked or canned chickpeas, rinsed, drained<p>1 small onion, coarsely chopped<p>2 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>1 tablespoon buckwheat flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1/4 …

Spices

How to Make Farinata: The Italian Chickpea Pancake

More<p>Pancakes<p>Serious Eats digs into pancakes around the world.<p>The first time I tried the Italian chickpea pancake known as <i>farinata</i>, I was completely stumped as to why anyone would want to eat such a thing. It was dense and dry and totally unpalatable. The second and third times I tried it, one of …