Evan West

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Matcha Doughnuts

Makes 8 Servings<p>Not obsessed with matcha yet? These doughnuts will do the trick.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup granulated sugar<p>1¾ teaspoons baking powder<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 cups cake flour, plus more for surface<p>1 large egg<p>½ cup buttermilk<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted<p>Vegetable oil …

How to Officially Register Your Photographs with the US Copyright Office

When your finger presses down on a camera’s shutter button and captures a photograph, that photo is instantly copyrighted with you as the rightful …

Inside New York's Cult of the Bialy

Forget about the bagel. Crusty yet pliant and fragrant with a pocket of sweet but pungent sautéed onions, the bialy should be world famous. Just ask Mimi Sheraton, the former <i>New York Times</i> restaurant critic who saw fit to <i>write a book on the subject</i>, or any of the roll's devotees you'll find waiting …

Porridge could be key to a long and healthy life, says Harvard University

Eating porridge, brown rice or corn each day could protect the heart against disease, Harvard University has found<p>A small bowl of porridge each day could be the key to a long and healthy life, after a major study by Harvard University found that whole grains reduce the risk of dying from heart …

The Trick To Perfectly Boiled Eggs, Every Time

Take the guess work out of boiled eggs.<p>There's a decent amount of guess work that goes into boiling eggs, and not a lot of room for error. The difference between soft boiled or hard boiled is just a matter of minutes. And should you forget to set a timer -- which happens to us more times than we …

Eggs

How to Avoid Star Trails by Following the ‘500 Rule’

Due to the rotation of the Earth, it appears as though the stars are moving through the sky in long exposures. Star trails can be a desired effect …

Landscape Photography

Where You're From, According to What You Call a Sub Sandwich

In this rich tapestry of a nation, people can call sub sandwiches whatever they want.<p><i>By: Adam Lapetina</i><p>In this rich tapestry of a nation, people can call sub sandwiches whatever they want and it'll be completely, 100% kosher (in the metaphorical sense -- about 1% of these sandwiches are actually …

New Jersey

4 Secret Butcher's Cuts to Try

We're letting you in on the secret cuts that butchers have been keeping to themselves.<p><i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your</i> …

Top Gems for the Foodie in the Heart of Paris

You'll know that this charming city in the heart of France is a godsend for foodies.<p>There's no doubt, I've become more of a foodie over the years and I frequent cities around the world to expand my cultural culinary taste buds.<p>For those of you who love Paris and love to eat in Paris, you'll know …

Foodies

10 Fancy Steak Rubs and Marinades That Go Beyond Salt and Pepper

Summer may be over, but that doesn't mean steak season has to be.<p>Summer may be over, but that doesn't mean steak season has to be. As we trade our grills in for stove tops, we also re-open ourselves to a whole world of opportunity, courtesy of our fridges and kitchen cabinets. From herbs to citrus …

Recipes

Smoked Chuck Roast – Pulled and Chopped

Most of the time when you think of smoked beef, your mind goes to brisket but if you have not tried a smoked chuck roast then you are missing out. …

Duck Confit, Done to Perfection

This tender glazed duck confit gets a flavor boost from olive relish and a sauce verte.<p>Don't be intimidated by this multi-part recipe: Much of this duck confit can be prepared in advance. And once the dish is on the table—in all its tender, delicious, good-looking glory—the prep work will feel …

9 Foolproof French Recipes to Make for Brunch

Here are nine amazing French recipes for brunch that are delicious no matter what time you eat them.<p>Chefs, like the rest of us, feel strongly about …

The Voice of Your Ego, Spirit Guides and Intuition — this is how each of them is communicating with you - The Open Mind

<b>1. The voice of the ego.</b><p>The primary job of the ego is the physical survival. Through our early years, we usually take it on as our inner voice, as it …

The Most Important Plate of Food on Earth

Starting with the salad here, chef and sustainability advocate Dan Barber wants to change the way we eat.<p><i>Starting with the salad here, chef and</i> …

'Mouth' Is The Hipster Food Equivalent Of Amazon

They've got pickles, jerky, and lots of rye whiskey.<p>Pickles, jerky, and lots of rye whiskey -- that's what you can find at the new online specialty food retailer Mouth. It is, as we see it, everything a food-loving hipster could want. Basically, it's the Amazon of hipster food.<p>Mouth offers …

Canal House Cooking Volume N° 4

• <b>Author:</b> Christopher Hirsheimer & Melissa Hamilton<p>CANAL HOUSE COOKING, VOLUME N° 4, FARM MARKETS & GARDENS is a collection of some of our favorite summer recipes, the ones we cook for ourselves, our friends, and our families. They’ll make you want to run straight to the kitchen or out to the grill …

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day

If you think coffee gets you kickstarted, just wait until you try gratitude.<p><i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i></i> …

Time Management

Stock Up on Freezer Meals Week 4: Here's How I'm Going to Cook 60 Dinners in 6 Weeks

(Image credit: Anjali Prasertong)<p>This month I've been taking you through my plan to fill my freezer with healthy meals in preparation for the arrival …

Bourdain's Ratings Juggernaut; World's 50 Best Livestream

<b>FOOD TV</b>— The season three premiere of <b>Anthony Bourdain</b>'s <i>Parts Unknown</i> provided a major ratings win for CNN: According to a network press release, the show won its timeslot among the cable news channels, beating the Fox News Channel by 108 percent and MSNBC by 333 percent. The episode was also the …

Werewolf in Napa: How the Moon Affects Wine

Its phases have served as a reference point for sailors, doctors, farmers, and now... wine lovers?<p><i>by Madeline Blasberg, Wine Columnist for the Menuism Wine Blog</i><p>It tugs at the tide, boosts plant growth, and helps put us to sleep, but can it really influence the way we taste wine? For centuries, …

Scientific Research

This Butter Company's Ad Is Pretty Spacey

Your kitchen will never look the same.<p>Everyone loves some good food porn every now and then. Lurpak, a Danish butter company, has just taken food porn to new heights -- to outer space, to be exact. In an ad for Lurpak's new "Cooks Range" line -- which looks like a collection of oils, butters and …

10 Homemade Candy Recipes for Easter

We love our bright, springtime vegetables. We really do. Come Sunday, however, you’ll find us digging into a sweeter harvest -- because this Easter, we’re planning a sugar high for the ages. It’s a Peeps-for-breakfast, Cadbury-for-dinner kind of menu, with a few midnight marshmallows thrown in for …

Easter Bunny

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

Creativity

How David Letterman Reinvented TV

Outside studio 6a in New York’s rocke-feller Center, it was the middle of summer. But inside the cavelike, 180-seat home of a brand-new show called</i> …

Everything You Need to Know About Juicing at Home

The founder of Juice Generation spills his secrets.<p>Whether it's bottled on a Whole Foods shelf or squeezed on the spot in a wheatgrass-filled storefront, a fancy juice can set you back six dollars or more in most markets, making even your Starbucks addiction look cheap in comparison. Couple that …

Iraq violence: Almost 50 killed in car bomb wave

<b>At least 49 people have been killed in a wave of car bombs in the Iraqi cities of Baghdad and Hilla, officials say.</b><p>The blasts come a day after at least 23 people were killed in bomb explosions in the Iraqi capital.<p>Last month, more than 1,000 people were killed in attacks which mostly hit Shia and …