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Andrea Mete Photography

Through the lens of Andrea Mete.Born in Rome, Italy, Andrea Mete is a photographer who produces raw and experimental portraits of women and unique …

Photography

Inside the dreamy pasta restaurant that was just named the best place in Britain for cheap eats

And for good reason.<p>Padella, which serves hand-rolled pasta dishes starting at £5.50, was just named the best place for cheap eats in Britain at the Observer Food Monthly Awards 2016, and earlier this month was given a Bib Gourmand for "good quality, good value cooking" by the Michelin …

Italy

7 Delicious Fall Apple Recipes That Aren’t Just Pie

Whether you just went apple picking or stock up on them at the local farmers’ market, there is likely a surplus of apples on the counter in your kitchen. And while nothing beats the simple joy of biting into the tart crispness of a perfectly ripe Honeycrisp, you might be inclined to tackle some …

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by Epicurious, …

Dessert

Where Fashion People Buy Furniture

Ikea? What's Ikea?<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>3063<p>3.1K<p>SHARES<p>Fashion and home décor might be closer than ever before. While top style bloggers …

New Jersey
Italy

How to Make Your T-Shirts Super Soft

There is nothing like wearing a super soft vintage tee. Not only does the piece give you instant street cred, especially if it happens to be a cool …

Clothing
Clothing

The Five Mother Sauces Every Cook Should Know

<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: The five sauces every home cook should know how to make and customize.</i><p>In the 19th century, Marie-Antoine Carême anointed Béchamel, Velouté, Espagnole, …

Cooking

BA's Best Cheesecake

Makes one 9" cake Servings<p>Meet the absolute best cheesecake recipe. Room temperature ingredients ensure a smooth and creamy texture; take the cream cheese, sour cream, and eggs out of the refrigerator about 2 hours ahead of time. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>…

Baking

Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Makes 2 dozen<p>If a fudgy brownie and chewy chocolate chip cookie had a baby, it would be this decadent creation.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups gluten-free powdered sugar<p>¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 large egg whites<p>1 large egg<p>4 oz. bittersweet chocolate, chopped<p>3 …

Dessert

Awesome Book Alert: Maybe in Another Life

Will Philadelphia Become the Vertical Farming Capital of the World?

With its muggy summers and freezing winters, Philadelphia isn't exactly known as an agricultural hotspot. But a resolution passed Thursday by …

25 Best Markets in the World to Put On Your Bucket List

One of the best ways to see, hear, smell, touch, taste, and experience local culture is through their marketplaces. Recently, we’ve made it more of a …

The Essential Guide to the Cotswolds

falkland<p>Photo: Jo Rodgers<p>No stretch of England is more romanticized than the Cotswolds. An afternoon’s drive from London, there is barely time for a bar of Cadbury Fruit & Nut before you’re zooming through low-slung limestone villages and rolling green. The region encompasses some of the prettiest …

Simple Italian Bread Recipe

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> My late grandfather in Bologna would wake up every morning at 6 A.M. to make this …

Chef John's Chicken French Recipe

"Chicken French has everything I love in a recipe. It's delicious and easy, frugal, yet fancy, and everyone loves it. Better yet, it has a vague, …

New York State

Italy, Sandwiched: Mozzarella, Pesto, and Mortadella Grilled Cheese

Each year when Kenji starts his annual Vegan Experience, I feel a pang of jealousy. <i>Gosh,</i> I think. <i>Maybe I'd enjoy joining him on this month of vegan eating and recipe developing.</i> And then I turn around and make a sandwich like this grilled cheese, packed with melted mozzarella, mortadella, …

The Egg Dish That's Had Japanese People Lining Up for 250 Years

Tamahide Restaurant in Tokyo is a restaurant so popular people line up for hours to taste the chef's most famous dish.<p>There aren't many restaurants that have been around for 250 years. But Tamahide in Tokyo has—and customers are still lining up for hours to get a taste of chef <b>Yamada Kosuke's</b></i> …

Japan

8 Companies That Help You Beautifully Hack IKEA Furniture

Change up a basic looks with these clever, ready-to-use embellishments.<p>Even though we're all about personalizing IKEA furniture with a little DIY savviness, we get that it can be a huge time suck. And some very smart companies understand that too — which is why they went into business to sell …

24 Meaty Pasta Dishes to Get You Through Winter

They're practically begging to kick it with you by the fire.<p>Sometimes you just want the works: A hefty bowl of pasta with the heartiest meat sauce you can dream up. That's what these 24 pastas, from ragù and bolognese to stroganoff and lasagna, are here for. Let them kick it with you by the fire …

Cooking

Lomo al Trapo: The Colombian Technique That Will Change the Way You Grill Beef

Remember that scene at the end of <i>Ghostbusters</i> when the boys in gray crack Sigourney Weaver out of the petrified remains of the ghost dog Zuul? Picture that scene at your next dinner party, but instead of a whip-smart and attractive actress emerging from the carbonized crust, it's a perfectly cooked …

How to Make Tomato Water (and What to Do With It)

You’ve had your fill of caprese salads, fresh marinara sauce and BLTs. Now what do you do with a garden full of nearly bursting, ultra-juicy …

Italian Food

Italy's Best-Kept Secret Is Its Sparkling Wine Region

When it comes to Italian sparkling wines, Prosecco, Lambrusco, and Spumante are only the beginning. Just an hour’s drive from Milan, you’ll find a beautiful, tourist-free region that produces some of the finest sparkling wine in the world (watch out, Champagne).<p>An hour east of Milan, at the …

Wine

How to Make 2 Ingredient Ice Cream

Today is a good day: You're about to learn how to make ice cream with just two simple ingredients—no ice cream maker required.<p>Open a <b>14-ounce can of</b> …

10 Outstanding Organic Italian Summer Whites

This summer's sweltering temperatures call for refreshing whites. I love the diversity and distinctiveness of Italian wines and Italian native grape varieties. Have you tried Zibbibo from Pantelleria? Or Ribolla Gialla from Friuli Venezia Giulia? It's an infinite game of discovery.<p>My favorites are …

Wine & Spirits

The World’s Lightest, Most Compact E-bike

For freedom and fun on your daily urban journeys, the A-Bike Electric was designed to fold to a super-compact form for easy toting everywhere. …

Industrial Design