Eric Godfrey

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Your New Favorite Chicken Recipe

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. There are whole swaths of New York City in which Peruvian chicken is as important a …

Nicki Minaj

A perfectly seasoned slow-roast pork tacos recipe

My parents left Tehran for San Diego on the eve of the Iranian revolution, shortly before I was born in 1979. The most delightful aspect of our home culture was the food – it brought us together. Rare were the nights when our extended family didn’t join us at the dinner table, which was always full …

Dessert

Make your own dumplings for dinner tonight. It's easier than you think.

If you're in the mood for dumplings, you could spend an hour waiting for the <i>xiao long bao</i> at Din Tai Fung, drive to Hacienda Heights for the potstickers at Earthen, or brave the numb-taste dumplings at Chengdu Taste. Or you could make your own dumplings tonight.<p>This pork dumpling recipe, from Ruth …

Food & Dining

Your Essential Sci-Fi Reading List for December 2016

These are the winter science fiction books you're looking for.<p>Just because 2016 is almost over doesn’t mean there’s not still time to head into the …

6 Great National Parks for Fall Hiking

There's no better time of year to get outside.<p>Autumn is the perfect time to visit any of America's national parks, as crowds tend to be at a minimum, the weather is fantastic, and the change of season brings a wash of color to many of these iconic settings. If you're looking to explore a park this …

Hiking

Recipe: Everything Biscuits

Rolls are perhaps the least appreciated addition to the Thanksgiving menu. Take for example one of the most memorable episodes of <i>Gilmore Girls.</i> During “A Deep Fried Korean Thanksgiving,” what time-honored side was foregone in order to consume four full turkey dinners? The rolls. Look further South …

11 Awesome Green Monster Smoothies - One Green Planet

Here at One Green Plant, we love smoothies. They are a convenient way to obtain a bunch of nutrition in one glass. They can be made quickly and …

Breakfast Sandwiches That Make Us Wonder Why We Ever Eat Anything Else

These are glorious.<p>We’re just going to say it: breakfast is the best meal of the day. With options like pancakes and eggs Benedict, it’s hard to argue otherwise. And we haven’t even mentioned breakfast sandwiches, which take this morning meal to a whole other level.<p>The thing that’s so great about …

Breakfast

5 Perfect East Coast Weekend Escapes to Book Now

For many people, there’s often not enough time to pack in a weeklong summer vacation to some far-flung destination like Bora Bora. That doesn’t mean you can’t escape from the hectic realities of your everyday life. Get away this season with mini, weekend escapes to some of the East Coast’s most …

Start the New Year Off Right: 7 Healthy, Fast Weeknight Dinners

<b>1. Blackened Tilapia</b><p>This is one of my favorite fish recipes, and it's super quick and easy. Mild tilapia fillets are dusted with a bold Cajun spice rub, then sautéed in olive oil until crisp and flavorful on the exterior and tender and flaky within. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. White Chicken Chili</b><p>Made with …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

10 Best Luxury Hotels To Visit In The Off-Season

For some travelers, cold weather means an escape to hot beaches; for others, it's a chance to take part in winter sports like skiing and snowboarding. But what about travelers looking for something a little different? It may not seem intuitive to visit places like Long Island or Chicago in the …

5 Companies That Are Actually Helping Us Travel Cheaper

We love to hack our way to a good travel deal -- because quite frankly, it sometimes seems like the big companies are out to get us.<p>But, fair traveler, this is not entirely so. Many corporations seem aimed at helping travelers achieve their dream trips in cost-effective ways, from phone plans to …

15 Jaw-Dropping Hotels In The Caribbean

Choosing the right hotel is an important part of any successful vacation, but there's something about the Caribbean, more than other parts of the world, that makes you want to find the perfect property. More than 7,000 islands are found in the Caribbean, 13 of which are independent islands. That …

The 21 Best Wine Bars in the Country

Fifty years ago if you'd asked for a glass of Malbec, you'd probably be greeted with a long, awkward silence. Today, there are over 8,000 wineries in the U.S., and even more bars that are pouring out such a vast, global selection of wines that America recently surpassed France as the world's …

Mardi Gras

9 Reasons You Should Definitely Make Scrambled Eggs Today

Who doesn't like breakfast for dinner?<p>Whether its breakfast, lunch or dinner, chefs Michael Symon and Kristen Kish both agree that scrambled eggs are …

Back to School: 10 Easy Weeknight Dinners Your Family Will Love

<b>1. Broiled Asian-Style Flat Iron Steak</b><p>Flat iron steak is one of my favorite cuts of beef for home cooking. It's similar to flank or skirt steak, only much more tender -- in fact, after the tenderloin, it's the second most tender cut. Plus, it's cheap. Here, I've broiled it and topped it with a rich …

The Science Behind Baking Your Ideal Chocolate Chip Cookie

You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a way to bake chocolate chip cookies to please everyone.<p>There is! And, no, it's not Martha Stewart's way. It's science.<p>We've taken our cues from a few spots: a bioengineering grad student named Kendra Nyberg, who co-taught a …

The Perfect Beer for Every NFL Team

There is nothing better than enjoying a beer on a Sunday while watching a football game, unless you're stuck watching the Browns play. Then we just hope your beer is strong. But it's especially important that you drink beer that fits your team. Why? Because the craft beer you drink, like the team …

8 Fall 2014 Cookbooks from Our Favorite Chefs

So many of our favorite chefs and bartenders are releasing cookbooks this fall, the haul just might break your coffee table. Here's 8 that we love<p>So many of our favorite chefs and bartenders are releasing books this fall, the haul just might break your coffee table. A look at some of our top …

Ice Cream

These Burgers Are So Epic They Deserve Gold Medals

Labor Day is upon us guys, and you know what that means: it's the last major grill out of the season. Sad we know, but also the perfect excuse to grill <i>big</i>.<p>Before we can even utter the word hamburger, the weather will get a chill in the air and all our steaks, chicken and burgers will go from …

27 Genius Recipes for Labor Day

Whether you're at the beach, or at the lake, or just bumping around home soaking up your last long weekend for a good while (don't think about it), these recipes will make the weekend happier, more festive, more memorable, and therefore make it last, maybe, forever.<p>Don't just grill a burger; stuff …

Cooking

21 Delicious Recipes To Make With Overripe Bananas

An overripe banana is a blessing, not a curse.<p>Of all the produce that can go bad in the kitchen, the banana is the only one to get excited about. Overripe strawberries and peaches are destined for the compost bin, but overripe bananas provide you with the possibility of many great recipes. They’re …

Plum Tarts with Honey and Black Pepper

6 Servings<p>Active Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Consider this a two-ingredient tart. Besides the plums and pastry, we bet you have everything else on hand.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 sheet frozen puff pastry (one 14-oz. package or half of 17.3-oz. package), thawed according to package directions<p>1 …

Baking

8 Ultra-Simple Cocktails Made with Booze, Bitters and Not Much Else

Here, eight brilliant, ultra-simple cocktail ideas.<p>Historically, a cocktail is defined as a drink made with spirits, sugar, water and bitters. No …

What's a Cook to Do?

• <b>Author:</b> James Peterson<p>From America’s favorite cooking teacher, multiple award-winner James Peterson, an invaluable reference handbook.<p>Culinary students everywhere rely on the comprehensive and authoritative cookbooks published by chef, instructor, and award-winning author Jim Peterson. And now, for …

10 Recipes to Satisfy Your Scientifically Justified Gut Cravings for Chocolate

According to a new study, there might be such a thing as gut cravings.<p>According to a new study, there might be such a thing as gut cravings. We’ll …

This Is What Potato Heaven Looks Like

Without question, the potato wins the prize for being the most versatile vegetable. Not only does it have an impressive arsenal of recipes hidden beneath its dirty exterior -- mashed potatoes, French fries, baked potatoes -- but every dish is one that people <i>actually</i> want to eat. Because while you …