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You Can Eat a Salad Tomorrow. Tonight, It's All Meat and Potatoes

Cozy up with these hearty, unfussy meat-and-potatoes recipes.<p><b>When the mercury drops</b>, get cozy with these hearty meat-and-potatoes recipes. They're classic, simple, and unfussy: Just the way dinner should be.


How to Learn to Draw: Stage One, Manual Skills

We all used to draw as kids. It was easy back then, no matter if you used color pencils, a stick, or your finger on a steamy window. But even then …

Just 1 Bottle: 10 Cocktails to Make With Bourbon and a Trip to the Grocery Store

More Bourbon<p><i>10 Bourbon Terms You Should Know »<br>The Serious Eats Guide to Bourbon »<br>The 10 Best Budget Bourbons »<br>5 Lesser-Known Bourbons You Should Be Drinking »<br>10 Bourbon Cocktail Recipes We Love »</i><p>We always recommend stocking your home bar slowly. Going out to buy one of everything is likely to lead …

The Case for Canned Fish

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>We know you have canned fish. Put it to good use, all week long.</i><p>I'll admit that canned …

Put down the Gin and Tonic, and try a refreshing White Port cocktail instead.

5 Red Picnic Wines to Serve Chilled

<i>David Lynch</i><p>I like a full-bodied red wine as much as the next red-blooded American -- just not in August. In this heat, I'd rather chill a good Beaujolais alongside my beers. And you know what? That "light-weight" red with the flowery label goes with a grilled steak just fine, its acid cutting …

10 Healthy Office Snacks: The Anti-Vending Machine Guide

These healthy office snacks beat whatever junk is in the vending machine any day.<p>We've perfected the art of the office lunch—but even the most protein-packed lunch bowls can't prevent the inevitable 3 p.m. rumbly belly. Before you give up your quarters to the vending machine, hear us out! There are …

Healthy Eating

Bompas & Parr Present the World’s First Gherkin Chandelier Video

Culinary experimentalists Sam Bompas and Harry Parr of Bompas & Parr present this video<p>Culinary experimentalists Sam Bompas and Harry Parr of Bompas & Parr present this video exploring the untapped electrical potential of pickles. The result is a chandelier made of no less than 60 gherkins wired …

Snapshots From Harvest in the Finger Lakes, NY

GallerySnapshots From Harvest in the Finger Lakes, NY<p>"I need to hear everyone singing," Peter Weiss said. "Because if I don't I'm going to think you're eating the grapes."<p>I was on the west side of Keuka Lake hand-harvesting riesling at Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery. Peter Weiss, who is from Germany's …

Sour Beer + Cola + Whiskey: Make Kevin Schulz's 'Coked-Up Monk' at Home

The Coked-Up Monk started in Los Angeles, where <b>Kevin Schulz</b> of Chicago's <b>Bridge Bar</b> sat down to a drink that brought together sour beer, Coca-Cola, and vermouth. "It was awesome," he said. "Theirs was served over ice with a straw, kind of like something you would get at a soda fountain."<p>Back in the …

21 Smoothie Recipes That Are Actually Good

With ingredients like kale, apples, parsley, spinach, kiwi, and avocado, these 21 smoothie recipes are the quickest, easiest way to get in your fruits and veggies.<p><b>Ready in under ten minutes</b> and packed with fruits and veggies, these creamy drinks are our go-to for an easy breakfast (or snack). …


Cocktail Science: Simpler Simple Syrup

What could be simpler than simple syrup? Grab some sugar, add water, put it on the stove, and—<b>stop</b>. You've already gone to more trouble than you need to. Here's why.<p>Ready for the forehead slap?<p>Slap.<p><b>You don't have to heat simple syrup.</b> The science is simple, really. Sucrose (granulated sugar) …

How The World's Religious Landscape Has Changed Since 1960 [Infographic]

A detailed look at religion in every country, then and now<p>Even if religious doctrine hasn't changed all that much in thousands of years, the number of people practicing religion, and the places they worship, can look completely different in only a few short years.<p>This ambitious infographic from …

Summer may be over according to school calendars, but this polenta tart with roasted cherry tomatoes begs to differ

These cold & crunchy noodles are taking over our hot & humid lives -

Shoe Porn: Soludos Dali Espadrilles

<b>Walk in these</b> because if they were good enough for Salvador, they're good enough for you.<p><i>Dali espadrilles ($28) by Soludos,</i>


New Rent Laws Aim to Keep Paris From Becoming Only for the Rich

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Poverty Maps From 1980 Look Astonishingly Different Compared to 2010

Green Smoothies with Avocado

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Take the dairy out of your smoothie, and add in some green.</i><p>Smoothies are a no-brainer breakfast for vegans: many recipes are vegan as written, and if they aren’t, it’s …

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Tender loving care enhances apricot's flavor

Image 1of/2<p>Caption<p>Close<p>In the last two weeks, I have driven through both the Salinas and Sacramento valleys. Late spring's lush green fields of …


Scientific Proof That Cities Are Like Nothing Else in Nature

Why Cities Should Be Leading the Push for Immigration Reform