Iris Larson

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How To Make Boozy French Toast

BRUNCH PARTY! Get some whiskey and invite everyone over.<p><b>When you're having friends over for brunch, it's nice not to have to worry about cooking in front of them. I like that I can make this dish the night before, by myself, listening to some music and drinking a little bourbon before it goes into</b> …

Littleneck Clams with New Potatoes and Spring Onions

6 Servings<p>New potatoes are freshly dug and have tender skins; wash them gently so that they don't tear. If they're hard to find, any small potato or fingerling variety will work.<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>4 ounces smoked Spanish chorizo, cut into 1/4-inch pieces<p>1 1/2 pounds …

Linguine with Clams and Fennel

6 Servings<p>May 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>1 pound linguine<p>3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil plus more for drizzling<p>1/2 small fennel bulb, finely chopped, plus 2 tablespoons coarsely chopped fennel fronds and more for garnish<p>6 garlic cloves, chopped<p>3/4 cup dry white wine<p>3 pounds small clams …

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Grilled Shrimp Skewers With Tomato, Garlic & Herbs

In this easy recipe, shrimp are quickly marinated in a bright and tangy mixture of olive oil, tomato paste, lemon, garlic, and herbs and then grilled until plump and slightly charred. They're perfect for entertaining -- either as an appetizer or main course -- because all of the prep is done ahead …

Seafood

How to Make Perfect Paella Every Time

<b>By Martha Rose Shulman</b><p>I was so saddened by the recent death of food writer Penelope Casas. I never met her, but I've long depended on her work for my own research. Her first cookbook, <i>The Foods & Wines of Spain</i>, was published in 1979 and was for decades the only act in town if you wanted to know …

Recipe Of The Day: Nutella S'mores

S'mores are not complicated. A combination of marshmallow, chocolate and graham cracker, they're probably one of the easiest desserts to make. While often these are eaten around the campfire, even that's not necessary to enjoy this summer-time treat. We love the classic combination, but we also …

Super Photo Editing Skills | Lightroom 4 Video Tutorial

1<p>Introducing Super Photo Editing Skills<p>When your images come off your camera, and onto your computer, they need some editing to make them really …

The New Airport North Korea Thinks Will Lure Tourists

In yet another hint of opening for the reclusive North Korean economy, the country’s boxy, Soviet-era style Pyongyang airport may soon get a makeover.<p>…

US Airways Launches New App

With the release this week of an iPhone app, US Airways passengers now have a new way to manage their travel experience. The app is basic, offering …

Inside a Vegas Wedding Chapel

TravelIntelligent Travel<p><b>Someone is pounding on the door.</b> It is the insistent pounding of someone who wants to get married, and wants to get married now.<p>It’s 2 a.m. and Jerry Warrell, wedding coordinator at the Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, has spent the evening at the reception desk …

Top 10 Extreme Hotels in the World

As the world grows smaller and the luxury hotel scene expands, it's becoming more and more difficult to find a corner of this planet to call your own -- not to mention finding a hotel that doesn't look like a thousand others. That said, it's not impossible, as GAYOT's list of extreme hotels proves. …

The 25 Best Road Trips For Nerds

Need to get in touch with your inner science nerd?<p>In this month's issue of Popular Science Magazine, writers Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley have compiled a list of their top 25 road trip destinations to spark scientific curiosity -- after 16 months of touring 150 of the built, natural, and …

Yes, you can grill dessert! Make a grilled banana split

One of the questions I’m most often asked is about what can be grilled for dessert. This quandary has stumped even the best of char masters. Here is my opinion: If you want a dainty little morsel with tuiles, edible flowers and perfectly tempered chocolate, go to a nice bakery. If you want a …

Dessert

Blood, sweat and kanji: The hurdles and rewards of localizing niche Japanese games

Japanese games were hard to ignore at E3 this year.<p>Japanese role-playing games dominated the PlayStation Vita bar at Sony's booth, with titles like <i>Valhalla Knights, Dragon's Crown</i> and <i>Ys: Memories of Celceta</i> taking up nearly half the rows of demo units. The words <i>Dark Souls 2</i> seemed to bubble …

Unpacked

Featured<p>FeaturedWonderings: what can you do about overtourism?Overtourism is a huge problem for destinations like Venice – but travellers can make a positive difference by carefully considering when and where they go.…<p>Behind the scenesFREE mini-guides: London, Warsaw, Charleston and Norway's …

Travel

Why Shoot in Raw Format?

<b>Reader Question:</b><p>Do most National Geographic photographers shoot in raw format? Why?<p><b>My Answer:</b> Yes, National Geographic photographers shoot exclusively in raw image format.<p>Shooting in raw format allows for more flexibility in making the pictures look their best in post-processing, particularly when …