Greg True

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Chicken Coconut Soup (Tom Kah Gai) From 'Everyday Thai Cooking'

<b>Tom kah gai</b> is a Thai takeout classic, at least in my house. Between the lush coconut milk, tender chicken, and tangy, lemongrass-laced broth, it's serious comfort food. <b>Katie Chin</b>'s version in <i>Everyday Thai Cooking</i> exhibits the perfect balance between the richness of the coconut fat and the sour and …

All About Vegetarian Proteins

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: With so many choices for vegetarian proteins, it's up to you which way you choose to use them.</i><p>Whoever said vegetarians can't get enough protein was just …

How To Make Perfect Brown Butter

Do it right and your kitchen will smell like delicious, toasty hazelnuts. Do it wrong and your kitchen will smell like burnt coal and defeat.<p>Solid butter is actually an emulsion of water and fat, with milk protein solids suspended inside. As it melts, the water evaporates and the milk solids are …

Best Kept Secret - Fig Almond Crostata

For all you who don't live in New York City, I'll let you in on a secret. Minus the farmer's market and the super fancy grocery stores, the best place to buy your fruit is from street vendors. The fruits are ripe and ready to eat and the prices are cheaper than regular stores.<p>Not all vendors are …

Baking

No, Oprah and Barack can’t fix racism: Stop celebrating “how far we’ve come!”

<b>(Reuters/Jason Reed/AP/Wendi Hammock/photo collage by Salon)</b><p>Yes, Black stars break down barriers — but this week showed they don’t signal broad systemic changes. Here’s why<p>Brittney Cooper<p>September 17, 2013 11:45am (UTC)<p>The 50th anniversary of the 16th Street church bombing in Birmingham, Ala., was …

Nigella Lawson's Linguine with Lemon, Garlic, and Thyme Mushrooms

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A no-cook, company-worthy sauce that fits right into our laziest pasta-dressing habits.</i><p>Boiling pasta is what we do when we don't know what to do -- it's in our …

Hush Puppies with Creamy Honey Orange Dipping Sauce Recipe

Since our oven is (still) broken, I’ve taken to frying all of our food. Healthy alternative, right? Ha. If you’ll remember back to my lime cake …

Sweet Corn and Black Pepper Ice Cream

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is here.</i><p><i>Today</i>: <i>Sweet corn is begging to be put into dessert. Here's how to make that happen.</i><p>This time of year the corn is …

Sugar Rush: Paris Baguette's 'Tiramisu Pastry,' a Cream-Filled, Chocolate-Dusted Croissant

On a recent visit to Paris Baguette, I came across an interesting looking pastry simply called "tiramisu pastry." The funny part, and the aspect that made it interesting, is that it looks absolutely nothing like a tiramisu—or any other well-known pastry for that matter. As it turns out, it was the …

Seared Scallops with Mango Salsa Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 609

Strawberry-Mascarpone Tart

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p><i>Today: The show-stopping dessert you need to make, right now.</i><p>WHO: eeshani is a graduate student from Champaign, Illinois.<p>WHAT: …

10 Things The Samsung Galaxy S4 Can Do That The iPhone Can't

When the phone first came out, reviewers criticized Samsung for shoving too many complex and glitchy extras in the phone.<p>But there are some features in the GS4 that do work well and could be useful, and you won't find them in the GS4's chief rival, the iPhone.<p>Let's take a look at some of the best …

Gear & Gadgets

Test drive the Galaxy S4 with Samsung's online simulator

Samsung has been good about providing online simulators for its smartphones, like the Galaxy Nexus and the Note. With the release of its new flagship phone, the<p>Galaxy S4, it has updated the simulator's interface to make the tutorials easier to navigate and much easier to read. The simulator is …