Marcy Standage

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Arundhati Roy: ‘The point of the writer is to be unpopular’

Arundhati Roy does not believe in rushing things. With her novels, she prefers to wait for her characters to introduce themselves to her, and slowly develop a trust and a friendship with them. Sometimes, however, external events force her hand. One of these was the election of the divisive Hindu …

Books

This Marinated Zucchini Recipe Is Changing the Way I Make All Vegetables

Lemony ricotta. Marinated veg. Crunchy hazelnuts. It’s how I want to eat everything now.<p>When it comes to summer produce, zucchini never gets much love. I admit I was part of the problem...until I tried this marinated zucchini with hazelnuts and ricotta recipe. If all summer squash were seared, …

This Macronutrient Cheat Sheet Is Key to Helping You Lose Weight

Counting carbs and calories unfortunately doesn't always equal weight-loss success, and that's because it's all about the <i>quality</i> of the foods you're consuming. Tracking your macros (protein, fat, and carbs) instead may actually be key. Macronutrients are what make up the caloric content of what you …

Here's Exactly What I Ate To Heal From Lyme Disease

If you follow popular media, you will no doubt be bombarded by the constant stream of information on the latest fad diets that promise to help you …

A Quicker-Than-Quick Bread Way to Use Up Bananas

When there are bunches of browning bananas sitting in my fruit bowl, my first instinct is banana bread. Not a bad choice any day of the week, but sometimes I don’t have time to make a banana bread during the week. It’s easy enough to freeze old bananas and save them for the weekend when I have more …

This Roast Chicken Recipe Is Literally Impossible to Mess Up

By Emily Eisen<p>It's lemony, garlicky, and you'll never have to wonder whether or not it's done.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the roast chicken recipe that associate photo editor Emily Eisen just couldn't</i> …

This Egg Dish From LA's Eggslut Is Going To Be Your New Favorite

Coddled eggs and potato puree -- breakfast doesn't get any better than this.<p>There’s a breakfast place in Los Angeles’ Grand Central Market called Eggslut, and it’s famous for a dish known as “the Slut.”<p>But it’s not the risqué name that brings this dish its notoriety. It’s the fact that the chef who …

Breakfast

The 28 best films of all time you've probably never seen

In 2017, we had "La La Land" and "Moonlight," while 2016 saw "Deadpool," "Rogue One," and "Finding Dory" take the stage.<p>With so much attention on these superstar blockbusters, it becomes far too easy for a quality movie to fall through the cracks — even with a star-studded cast and reputable …

La La Land

40 Mumbai foods we can't live without

<b>(CNN) —</b> The history of food in Mumbai is closely linked to the growth of this city from fishing village to megapolis. As wave after wave of immigrants from all over the country came with dreams of gold in their eyes, they brought their culinary treasures with them. The result? A smorgasbord of …

Don't Let Another Summer Go by Without Making Atlantic Beach Pie

<i>With Genius Recipes correspondent Kristen off in a dark, cookie-filled cave somewhere finishing up the Genius Desserts cookbook manuscript, we're re-running our best ever Genius summer desserts. Wish her luck! And make this pie.</i><p>If lemon meringue is the poodle of pies, this one is the scraggly mutt …

17 Cheat Sheets If You're Vegetarian Or Vegan

Or if you're just trying to eat (or spend!) a little less on meat and dairy.

You’ll Want to Make This Spring Seasonal Vegetable Galette Hack ASAP

Spring has sprung! The weather is warming up and daffodils are starting to pop up in the most unexpected places, making it the perfect time to hit up the local farmers’ market . There’s nothing better than coming home with a bounty of florals, fruits, and vegetables for the week.<p>But let’s be real: …

The Food Lab: We Should All Eat More Crepes, Starting Now

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Pancakes are simple. They're diner food. They're what you make on a Sunday morning with the kids. <i>Crepes</i> are fancy. They're French-bistro food. They're what you make once a week after your Parisian vacation because …

Breakfast

Babka z winem korzennym i różowym lukrem

2 marca 2015<p>Sezon na grzane wino uważam za zamknięty! :) Wieczory z aromatycznym grzańcem, kocykiem i książką odkładam na kolejny listopad, a teraz …

Breakfast Bowl with Sweet Potatoes and Turmeric Egg

4 servings<p>Adding turmeric to the poaching liquid in this breakfast bowl recipe imparts a deep golden hue to the egg.<p>February 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ teaspoon garlic powder<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper<p>¾ teaspoon smoked paprika, plus more for serving<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, plus more for drizzling<p>1 medium …

Perfect Poached Eggs

4 servings<p>Poach eggs before you head to bed and you’ll have a quick breakfast on hand in the morning.<p>April 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 large eggs<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring a large saucepan of water to a gentle simmer. Crack an egg into a fine-mesh sieve set over a medium …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Arugula, Egg, and Charred Asparagus Salad

Just a hint of char on the asparagus adds fantastic complexity to this simple 5-ingredient spring salad. Look for medium stalks rather than …

Blueberry-Lemon Scones Recipe

Despite containing both coconut oil and coconut milk, these scones don't end up with a coconutty flavor at all. Rather, these ingredients provide the same richness and tender but fluffy crumb you'd find in traditional scones made with butter and cream. Their flavor is light and lemony, with bursts …

Red Curry Paste Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> When I first met my husband, I was pretty green when it came to Thai food. Growing up in a small town in the South doesn't exactly foster culinary exploration. But when you marry someone with a fondness for curries, especially "Thai spicy" curries, you adapt.<br>We used to buy those …

How to Make Classic Italian-American Stuffed Pasta Shells

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>What's the difference between a recipe for classic Italian-American manicotti and one for stuffed shells? In all honesty, not much beyond the pasta shapes. Both have a seasoned ricotta-cheese filling, which often has spinach mixed in, and both are …

10 Necessary Tips for Baking Simple Bread at Home

Master baker Uri Scheft explains what breads to start with, his yeast preference, and why you might want to start meditating.<p>No disrespect to that loaf you just bought at the supermarket, but once you learn to make bread at home, your life will change. It's a task that may seem daunting. Kneading. …

Baking

Creamy Coconut Lentil Curry

This easy to make Creamy Coconut Lentil Curry takes less than an hour (mostly hands-off time) to make and is packed full of delicious Indian flavors. …

Vegan Beef Stew

4.84 from 6 votes<p>Portobello Vegan Beef(less) Stew<p>This hearty vegan beef stew uses tender portobello mushrooms in place of meat, along with potatoes …

Cauliflower Tikka Masala

In a large non-stick saute pan, heat 1 tbsp cooking oil on medium heat.<p>Add in the mustard seeds and allow them to fry for ~30 seconds. You should …

5 Pastry Chefs on How They'd Doctor Up Boxed Brownie Mix

Swap the water with coffee, and more genius ways to one-up Betty Crocker. Sorry, Betty. Still love ya.<p>If I had to measure out my life in boxes of Betty Crocker brownie mix, I’d have enough boxes to build a fort out of and never have to “pay rent” again. <i>Looks wistfully out window.</i> Because boxed …

15 Vintage Recipe Collections to Explore

Cookbooks and recipe collections don’t just record the delicacies and comfort food of the past, but also reflect social trends, immigration, and …

Salted Caramel Popcorn Ice Cream Cake

This is a very special cake, for a very special lady, Jessica Merchant of How Sweet It Is! Through the wicked organisational skills of the lovely Bev …

Everything You Need to Know About Homemade Croutons

Homemade croutons are an unsung kitchen hero. Made from stale bread and requiring a little bit of effort, croutons liven up salads and soups and can …