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The Element Headphone Amplifier + DAC

Head Shaking Power<p>Features<p>Smart Logic<p>Microprocessor controlled relays completely eliminate turn on/off pops and thumps produced by lesser amps.<p>Ultra …

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Los Angeles hikers warned about tarantulas around trails

Tarantulas are out looking for love, and hikers in Southern California's Santa Monica Mountains are warned to watch out for the hairy spiders.<p>Tarantula mating season has begun, and it will last through the end of October, the National Park Service said Thursday.<p>That means the giant arachnids will …

Watch your step! Tarantula love lures big spiders onto L.A. County hiking paths

Watch where you're stepping while hiking in the Santa Monica Mountains this month. There may be an extra pair of legs (or four) on the path.<p>It's the beginning of tarantula mating season, and the males are on the prowl.<p>According to the National Park Service, those big, furry arachnids that call the …

This Woman Made The Most Extensive Map Of Hip-Hop's History

Jessi Brattengeier knows East Coast rap. Since she's from Houston, she has a pretty good handle on chopped and screwed, that drowsy, glutinous style …

Crazy-Fast Ramen with Bacon, Egg, and Kimchi

Dinner tonight: This spicy, 30-minute ramen with kimchi, bacon, and a poached egg.<p>Look in my fridge and you'll almost always find a package of fresh ramen noodles from Sun Noodle. Discovering these changed the way I cooked during my first post-college years, when I was still learning to wean myself …

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World’s Best Islands for Food 2015

“This is a foodie paradise and beach paradise rolled into one,” observed one voter in our WBA survey. The small British isle has a prolific food …

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5 Ways to Give the Fast-Food Breakfast Sandwich a Makeover

Homemade egg sandwiches can be so much better.<p>Picture your basic fast-food breakfast sandwich: There’s the flimsy approximation of an English muffin, …

6 Beach Shack-Worthy Lobster Rolls to Make at Home

Here, six ways to make your favorite seafood shack recipe at home.<p>In this week’s featured video from Panna, chef Michael Anthony demonstrates how to …

Simply Delicious Avocado-Egg Salad Sandwich

<b>This fresh avocado egg salad sandwich with red onions is simple to make and perfect for spring.</b><br>By Lyubomira Lsl<p>Light, fresh and ready in under 10 …

8 Innovative Ways To Eat A Grilled Cheese

Hi, my name is Gina and I’m a Grilled Cheese Addict. Add a cup of creamy basil tomato soup and I’m in heaven. Grilled cheese sandwiches are easy to …

Egg-Salad-and-Caramelized-Onion Sandwiches

There's nothing plain about this lunchtime favorite, upgraded with fresh mayo, buttery Bibb lettuce, and slow-cooked sweet onions.<p>Directions<p>In a …

Tomato and Bacon Breakfast Sandwiches Recipe

There are some vegetables that are just fine all year round (hello, large potatoes, onions, lettuce, leeks) and some that get better during their season (extra-sweet corn and peas, asparagus packed with flavor). Then there are tomatoes. Nowhere else will you find such a gap between the standard …

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14 Epic Grilled Cheese Recipes to Make STAT

Let’s be real: Who doesn’t love a classic grilled cheese sandwich? Grilled cheese makes for the perfect lunch staple rotation and epic late-night snack. If you’re in the mood to spice things up a bit (who isn’t?), check out the recipes below. Between the brie, Havarti and blue cheese, you’ll want …

America's Best Fried Chicken Sandwiches

By: Lee Breslouer<p><i>Credit: Cole Saladino/Thrillist</i><p>Like The Weeknd, the fried chicken sandwich is currently having a moment, and also like The Weeknd, …

The CLT Sandwich with Avocado and Chorizo

<b>The chorizo, Lettuce and Tomato, also known as the CLT, is a delicious sandwich including a spicy avocado spread made with jalapeño for a perfect</b> …

Green Tacos

Makes 4 tacos<p>This green tacos recipe is vegetarian but incredibly flavorful and hearty, daring to prove that not all tacos need meat.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 small sweet potato, peeled, grated<p>1 garlic clove, finely chopped<p>4 cups Tuscan kale, ribs and stems removed, torn into …

How to Make Crispy Fried Avocados for Tacos

1/9<p>I’ve been on a taco quest in the past couple of weeks, playing around with breakfast tacos and trying to come up with a great vegetarian taco that …

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10 Healthy Food Blogs That Make Eating Well Extremely Easy

For many people, eating healthy is a chore. When the world is filled with glorious pastas, the cheesiest of pizzas, and layers of cake, why in the world would we ever bother eating a salad? Well, fellow gluttons, it's because not only is it a good idea for us to eat a vegetable every now in then, …

Peanut Butter–Sriracha Toast

1 Servings<p>“The fresh herbs and scallion might seem strange, but they work. And the hot sauce? Makes anything better.” —Carla Lalli Music, food and features editor<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Peanut butter<p>Slice of toast<p>Sliced scallion<p>Fresh cilantro leaves<p>Sriracha<p>Fresh lime juice<p>Flaky sea salt (such …

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Americano

Makes 1 Servings<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ oz. Campari<p>1½ oz. sweet vermouth<p>Club soda<p>Orange wedge<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine Campari and vermouth in a highball glass. Fill glass with ice, then top off with club soda. Garnish with orange wedge.

Togarashi Popcorn

6 to 8 Servings<p>Look for shichimi togarashi, a Japanese seasoning mix, at Japanese markets and savoryspiceshop.com.<p>October 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter<p>3 garlic cloves, minced<p>1/3 cup popcorn kernels<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil<p>1 teaspoon shichimi …

4 Easy Hacks To Upgrade Trader Joe's Frozen Mac N' Cheese Into Culinary Wizardry

Haters gonna hate, but Trader Joe's frozen mac n' cheese is <i>pretty</i> great.<p>It's been the official frozen mac n' cheese of HuffPost Taste ever since it cleaned up at a Taste Test back in March of 2013. It's simply the closest you can get to restaurant-quality mac n' cheese from a freezer. If you want …

Starbucks' New La Boulange Isn't Fast-Casual, But 'Slow-Chic'

On the surface, there's nothing connecting the new La Boulange in Los Angeles to Starbucks, the country's largest coffee chain. With its soaring ceilings, artsy wall decorations and sophisticated bar counter, it looks perfectly at home on its rapidly-gentrifying strip of La Brea Avenue.<p>You won't …

Churro Ice Cream Sandwiches Are Happening in LA

There is an onslaught of high-quality ice cream shops heading to Los Angeles this summer, but keep your eyes peeled for Sylvia Yoo’s churro ice cream …

Ice Cream

Phrosties Wire

The contents of the <b>Phrostie</b>, the enigmatic underground alcoholic slushy sold in NYC via Instagram, have been revealed. Though it was rumored to have ingredients like Codeine, lab results show that the drink is actually <b>drug-free</b>, about <b>6 percent sugar</b>, and only "<b>12.3 percent alcohol</b>," which means …

bulgogi panino ~ kimchi, cheddar, ssamjang mayo

<b>bulgogi panino ~ kimchi, cheddar, scallion, ssamjang mayo</b><p>Now this is a sandwich. A Korean-Italian sandwich, Bulgogi Panino. <i>Bulgogi</i> (literally …

Watch the Official Video for Pharrell Williams’ “Marilyn Monroe”

Pharrell Williams is still flying high after the success of his chart-topping single “Happy.” And now he’s just dropped the official video for …

Nom Nom Truck (San Francisco)

The Nom Nom Truck leverages the street-eater's penchant for classic handheld foods like tacos and those delicious Banh Mi sandwiches of Vietnamese origin. Founded by Jennifer Green and Misa Chien in 2009 with $25,000 of family capital and personal savings, the business has gone to post sales in the …

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Sloppy Joes, Veganized

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: For game day, feed your vegan friends these spicy, hearty, lentil-based sloppy Joes. Because they deserve something a little more special than chips and salsa.</i><p>We’ve …

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