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Pastry With Soul. It's That Simple

NPR's David Greene enjoyed a little time in the kitchen just before the holidays with Brooks Headley, a punk-rock musician and award-winning pastry chef at New York's Del Posto. Other chefs may revel in fancy technique, but Headley prefers keeping things simple. He says he never wanted to be so …

Chris Rock: The Rolling Stone Interview

As Chris Rock would be the first to tell you, stand-up comedy brilliance doesn't necessarily translate to movie stardom. Onstage, Rock is a virtuoso …

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

Nutrition

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Lake Michigan

6 Tips for Preparing a Paleo Thanksgiving

Here, six tips that can help you create a Paleo-friendly Thanksgiving while making the meal decadent enough for your nonpracticing guests.<p>Since the …

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

Cooking

Yes, You Can Pickle That

<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: Pickling is so hot right now. And when done at home, it's</i> …

A Zesty, Juicy Vegetarian Summer Sandwich from Chef Gabrielle Hamilton

Tangy, juicy, crunchy, creamy, zesty: What more can you ask of a summer sandwich?<p>[image id='472e9aa5-caf6-48ca-93ff-77f4fa6abd0c' loc='C'][/image]This vegetarian beauty is a fork-and-knife sandwich, derived — loosely — from one I had in the early '70s when vegetarianism in this country was, alas, …

Recipes

5 Underappreciated Summer Veggies You Should Learn To Love

<i>By Katie Cavuto for U.S. News Health</i><p>As a longtime member of a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program, I am always amazed when I pick up my share and discover a new or usual vegetable that would rarely, if ever make it into my grocery store shopping cart. It reminds me that there is more to …

Herbed Chicken Burgers with Spicy Aioli

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: At your next dinner party -- or for tonight's dinner -- go with something you know.</i><p>I am going to tell you about some burgers you should make in just a moment here, but …

Looking For An Easy, New Way To Fix Kale? We Found It

Photo: Courtesy of Joy The Baker.<p>I’m in need of some greens. The gnarly kind. The kind that bite back. Clearly, kale is the answer. It’s clean and …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 168<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

This Lid For Fruit Saves Half-Eaten Produce From The Trash

Food Huggers molds to the skin of cut fruits and veggies, so they’ll last longer than simply being wrapped in tin foil.<p>More than half of the produce grown in the U.S. ends up in the trash–an even bigger percentage than other types of food waste. To help save some of the half-eaten onions and …

12 New Ways to Eat Corn This Summer

If you haven't noticed, we talk a lot about nose-to-tail eating. Pork tenderloin for dinner? We want offal and <i>sanguinaccio dolce</i>, too. Roasting a whole chicken? We’ll have wings one night and drumsticks the next, then use the bones for stock when we're done. We waste not; we want not -- and that …

The World's Largest Collection Of Neon Signs Is Ridiculous And Amazing

Meet "the Godfather of Neon" and wander through his florescent paradise.<p>Looking through pictures of neon church/graveyard God’s Own Junkyard, we don't think we've seen this many illuminated signs since the climactic forest-of-neon-lights-death-scene in Baz Luhrmann's <i>Romeo &Juliet.</i> However, instead …

Orzo Salad with Tomatoes and Pine Nuts Recipe

Ingredients (12)<p>1 pound orzo<br>• 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved (or quartered if large)<br>• 1/2 medium English cucumber, seeded and cut into small dice (about …

Spicy Black Bean Vegetable Soup Recipe

"Half of the black beans in this spicy soup are pureed with tomatoes, the other half are simmered with carrots, onion and kernels of corn."<p>Ingredients<p>…

Warm Garbanzo Bean Salad Recipe

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Spring Soba Noodle Salad with Fava Beans Recipe on Food52

• 1 cup fresh fava beans, shelled, blanched in boiling water, and waxy coating removed<br>• 1 1/2 cups asparagus, chopped into 1 1/2 inch pieces<br>• 1 1/2 cups chopped broccoli florets<br>• 10 ounces buckwheat soba noodles<br>• 1 cup shredded carrot<br>• 2 scallions, sliced<br>• 6 tablespoons rice vinegar (not seasoned)<br>• 1 tablespoon …

Soba Noodle Salad with Caramelized Chicken and Chili Oil

Soba Noodle Salad with Caramelized Chicken and Chili Oil.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 5, 2014 67<p>I had the best of intentions yesterday.<p>I tell you this now, while …

How to make a salad for kids to share: Grilled Chicken and Mango Salad

How to make a salad that the kids will share: Grilled Chicken & Mango Salad {sponsored}<p><i>This post and video are sponsored by Earthbound Farm Organic.</i> …

Fava Bean Salad With Pickled Ramps And Goat Cheese Recipe

Ramps have a pretty short season, but when they’re here come spring, they’re on every restaurant menu. Its leaves are versatile, adding a garlicky …

Marinated Kale, White Bean, and Tomato Salad

Tomatoes might be one of my favorite parts of summer. Even just the smell of a tomato stem sends me into a summertime euphoria. So, now that it’s all …

Thai Quinoa Salad with Fresh Herbs and Lime Vinaigrette

Ingredients<p>For the Salad<p>1 cup quinoa, rinsed (or pre-washed)<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 red bell pepper, cut into bite-sized strips<br>• 1 carrot, peeled and …

Steak and Eggs Benedict with Béarnaise Sauce Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Eggs<p>Eggs should keep a consistent and low temperature. This is best achieved by placing their carton in the center of your fridge. …

How To Make Steak Tartare

We hit Colicchio & Sons last week to explore how meat masters take their <b>steak tartare</b>. Turns out they like it just like everyone else — prime, raw …

Asian Meatballs Recipe - 4 Points

Happy Memorial Day, everyone! If you are like me, and feeling too lazy to bust out the grill today, then you’ve come to the right blog post. Today, …