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This Week in Recipes

Appetizers and Sides<p>Blue Cheese, Pear, and Hazelnut Smørrebrød (Danish Open-Faced Sandwich)<br>• Pickled Herring Smørrebrød (Danish Open-Faced Sandwich)<br>• Roast Beef, Pickle, and Horseradish Smørrebrød (Danish Open-Faced Sandwich)<p>Mains<p>The Best Slow-Cooked Bolognese Sauce<br>• Clay Pot Rice With Spicy Sausage and …

11 Savory Quiches Perfect for a Party

Quiche is one of the most beloved and easy recipes for entertaining a crowd: With a few eggs, some cheese, and whatever add-ins strike your fancy, …

How The International Chefs Congress Saved My Life

Yet this year on opening day, rather than being one of the first through the doors, I sat home on my couch, feeling anything but inspired. Then my phone chimed the sound of a text coming through, a friend who always flies in for StarChefs.<p>The StarChefs International Chefs Congress was created to …

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Les Sources de Caudalie

14<p>I went to les Sources de Caudalie over a decade ago with the intention of bringing a group of guests there. While it was, indeed, a lovely place, …

Everything You Need to Know About Bok Choy

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Meet your new favorite winter green.</i><p>If you’re playing a word-guessing game (think Taboo or Pictionary -- or increasingly more tech-friendly versions like Catch Phrase or Ellen …

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What is the Difference Between Crème Brûlée and Flan?

Silky smooth, sweet, rich custards are a sensual way to end a nice meal without being too heavy. Dessert custards all share something in common: a …

6 Stocks to Use for Mushroom Risotto

Most of risotto’s flavor comes from the stock—that’s why it’s worth making your own. Here are six different recipes to try.<p>Most of risotto’s flavor …

5 Chef Upgrades for Mushroom Risotto

Here are five ways chefs make mushroom risotto even more delicious.<p>This straightforward dish doesn’t have to be. Here, five ways chefs make mushroom …

Hobbit holiday homes you can stay in around the world

As The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies hits UK cinemas, we take a look at the best Shire-like abodes you can rent for your next holiday

Lara Gasparotto's Ecstatic Kaleidoscope

Here are some of her photographs of women, nature, and women in nature.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE Netherlands</i><p>Twenty five-year-old Lara Gasparotto comes from the city of Liège in Belgium and has an eye for beautiful things. Fortunately for us, she is also a photographer so she can share …