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Rare Weather Phenomenon Fills Grand Canyon with Fog

What an awe-inspiring sight! A few days ago, on Friday, November 29, The Grand Canyon was taken over by a rare weather phenomenon that filled the entire canyon with a thick layer of fog. The occurrence, called a temperature inversion, caused everyone, including rangers, to flock to the rim to take …

Grand Canyon

2013's Most Popular Songs In Epic One Video

Now even if you're not an avid fan of the music of Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift or Justin Bieber you have to appreciate the incredible editing skills on …

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Articles about 8 striking designs wisconsin on Dwell.com - Dwell

The latest of edition of NYCxDesign kicked off today with the opening of BKLYN DESIGNS, a celebration of the borough's creative...<p>British artist Maisie Broadhead elevates the nuisance of an unsightly lamp cord to over-the-mantel art with this clever bit of...<p>Check out this list of furnishings and …

Fabrication

The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop …

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From-Scratch Holiday Gift Idea: 2 Salty Sweet Candies + Ingredients to Make More

<i>How to give the most memorable holiday food gifts this year? Double down on good food and useful, beautiful products to go with them.</i><p><i>First up: 2 treats for the salty sweets fiend -- plus the ingredients to keep making more.</i><p>The challenge, thrown down by Food52er AntoniaJames: Pair Food52 recipes …

Amazing, Cheap Gifts For Food People That Are Under $10 (GIFT GUIDE)

Can you feel the holiday gifting frenzy brewing around you? We sure can. Each year, we do our best to give our friends things we know they'll actually love. As it just so happens, most of our people are food people and we like to gift accordingly. Of course there are those closest to us who we want …

More Soup for You

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Soup is so hot right now. Here's how to make it on the</i> …

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Food Pho Pas: 23 Simple Things You're Doing Wrong While Eating Asian Food

Asian nations have rich histories of eating etiquette that most Americans are oblivious to, as we're all too busy reading World Books about how General Tso made that delicious chicken he totally invented.<p>To help guide you through the confusing world of Eastern cuisines, <b>we asked all sorts of experts</b> …

How to Make Your Own Nut Flours (Without Making Nut Butter)

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: The secrets to fine, evenly ground DIY nut flours that won't turn to butter on you.</i><p>To pulverize nuts in a food processor without turning them to paste, be sure that the …

Menu: Elegant and Aromatic Ginger

The Menu<p>Brow Burner Cocktail<br>• Black Pepper Crab Legs<br>• Crispy Duck Breasts with Glazed Carrots<br>• Asian Green Salad with Sweet Shallot Vinaigrette<br>• Perfect …

Sauced: Dulce de Leche

Figuring out what to do with the leftovers from developing all of these recipes is a constant issue. My wife and I do our best to make use of everything I make, but let's face it, sometimes you're not going to find enough uses for five gravies before they turn. Coming off a labor-intensive wave of …

Gifts from the Kitchen: 22 Edible Holiday Presents You Can Make at Home

From spicy mustard to chocolate bark, make your holiday gifts for family and friends right in your own kitchen<p>If the thought of going to a crowded mall and picking out the perfect present for everyone on your list is stressing you out, just don't do it. Make your friends and family thoughtful gifts …

Dessert

Homemade vanilla extract takes just two ingredients — vanilla beans and alcohol — and you can be as straightforward or creative as you like. Learn how to make your own vanilla extract: http://thekitc.hn/IE9SKT

Nigella Wire

In an increasingly ugly fraud trial of her two former assistants, <b>Nigella Lawson</b> admitted to having used cocaine about seven times. She says she was never a drug addict as ex-husband <b>Charles Saatchi</b> claimed, however: "I did not have a drug problem, <b>I had a life problem</b>." [CNN]

7 Meatball Recipes

There are few foods as friendly as the meatball.<p>The meatball wants to join you for cozy, weeknight dinners. It wants to be the star of your next cocktail party. It's happy on its own, or on a dainty toothpick; it's as comfortable naked as it is dressed up. Here are 7 recipes -- plus a ratio to make …

Sifted: Boozy Caramel Sauce, Eggnog Oatmeal + More Holiday Goodies

Get Cooking Channel's take on the best in food news, recipes and more from around the web, including holiday gift ideas and homemade hot …

13 Healthy Recipes For A Mid-Holiday Detox

In case you want to hold off on the mashed potatoes, gravy, and pie for a week. (If not, that's cool too.)<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow us at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52. And check out our new shop, Provisions!

8 Appetizers to Start Your Holiday Party Right

Appetizers, hors d'oeuvres, and small plates to keep your festivities flavorful<p>A great holiday party is a lot like a game of chess. You and your guests are on opposite sides, and it's your mission to destroy their defenses and trap their king . . . OK, on second thought, holiday parties aren't very …

12 Recipes We're Cooking in December

Holiday season meets citrus season meets stew season—what we want to make right now<p>All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for …

Cooking

Nigella Lawson Admits to Dabbling in Cocaine

In court this afternoon, as part of the trial of two former personal assistants to Nigella Lawson and her ex-husband Charles Saatchi, who allegedly …

The Best Chef's Knives

If there's one kitchen equipment question I get more than any other, it's this one: <b>What is the best chef's knife?</b><p>The honest answer? There is no such thing as a "best chef's knife." It'd be like asking a violinist to name the "best violin" or an architect to identify the "best material." There are …

Haika's Secret to Incredibly Flaky Piecrust

Recently, when I was at the Easton Farmers' Market, I ran into Haika, one of my favorite bakers. A few years ago I asked her to teach me how to make "Pop-Tarts," which she does incredibly well. As these things often go, we still haven't gotten around to it and laughed about "maybe next year." But …

Baking

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What Are Your Best Thoughtful (Yet Inexpensive) Homemade Gifts?

<b>Q:</b> Do your readers have any suggestions for thoughtful and creative (yet rather inexpensive) DIY gifts for the holiday season? I'm thinking of …

Homemade

Turkey Confidential 2013