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Impress Your Friends With Fancy Homemade Butter and Crème Fraîche

One of the most attractive things a person can do is make something that is usually thought of as “store-bought.” Even though whipped cream is one of …

Best ever pork belly recipes

We love pork belly! Easy on the wallet and just as simple to make, try one our 17 best ever pork belly recipes. Roast it, braise it, fry it - the …

The best Caribbean island for every type of traveler

There's nothing like a tropical getaway to escape the cold. If you have your sights set on the Caribbean, there's plenty of stunning islands to choose from.<p>We recently ranked the 25 best islands to visit in the Caribbean, but determining which one is the right fit for you can be tough.<p>So we've …

Easy Cocktails

From blueberry margaritas to party punch and sangria, here are Food & Wine's best easy cocktail recipes.

Stock Up on These 10 Essential Kitchen Tools

Say goodbye to that junked-up kitchen drawer and say hello to a world in which all your tools are actually used.<p>At Rustic Canyon wine bar in Santa Monica, everyone in the kitchen keeps their tools organized on a rimmed sheet tray. And, unlike what’s in your junked-up kitchen drawer, everything is …

Our Graphic Designer's 8 Favorite Packaging Designs of 2015

Our graphic designer Tim McSweeney is the unsung hero of the Food52 <i>look</i>—he's behind the composition of our web pages, including colors, styling, fonts, and the icons. Every email we send you is designed by Tim (even those cute illustrations that crop up on certain images), every banner, every …

The Best Appetizer Recipes In The Universe

Appetizer recipes. 70 of them, from savory to sweet to everything in between.<p><b>See the full list here.</b><p><b>Italian Pinwheels</b><p>Warning--these Italian-inspired apps won't last long. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><i>More puff-pastry apps.</i><p><b>Mozzarella Bites</b><p>Once you pop, you can't stop. <b>Get the Recipe</b>.<p><i>More cheesy bites.</i><p><b>Buffalo</b> …

Nirmal's Hopes to Change the Way Seattle Eats Indian Food, Starting December 21

It's been a year since Eater broke the news that prominent Indian chef <b>Nirmal Monteiro</b> would be bringing his world-renowned cuisine to Pioneer Square. Now, the restaurant that bears his name is ready to open at 106 Occidental Avenue S.<p>Owners <b>Oliver and Gita Bangera</b> recruited Monteiro, who has cooked …

The 20 Best Islands for Dream Getaways: Readers' Choice Awards 2015

A palm-fringed island of perfect snorkeling and shady hammocks may seem like a dream, but it's a fantasy found in many destinations around the world. Whether your passion is for wildlife, wild waves, or simply wild cocktail recipes, these 20 islands should be at the top of your list.<p>Raja Ampat …

Ballard’s Wingmasters is Now Fitzgerald’s Sports Bar

Never fear, wing lovers: Ballard's <b>Wingmasters</b> may no longer exist, but new bar <b>Fitzgerald’s</b> promises to carry on access to the objects of your addiction.<p>The Ballard sports bar changed hands in late October, when locals Kevin Fitzgerald and wife/partner Brenda purchased the wing spot. Although doors …

The Great American Motorcycle Roads

Seattle to Snoqualmie Pass<p><b>Length:</b> 108 miles, round-trip<p><b>Driving Time:</b> 2 hours<p><b>Route:</b> Hop on I-90 East and just cruise this twisting highway for about …

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Parboil Before Roasting for Perfectly Crispy Potatoes

The best thing about perfectly roasted potatoes is that crisp, crunchy exterior and fluffy, flavorful insides. If you’re looking for a method that …

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10 incredible hotels you can only reach by boat

It seems like the new trend in hotels these days is putting them in weird places. Like, in an airplane. Or in a treehouse.<p>Or in railroad cars, train stations, helicopters, or any of the other cool places they've popped up.<p>But what if you want to stay in a hotel so secluded from humanity that the …

The Estates Wine Room Opens in Pioneer Square on December 11

Pioneer Square will soon have a new kind of watering hole. The Crimson Wine Group is opening a tasting room in Pioneer Square on Friday called <b>The Estates Wine Room</b>, and it will focus on wines from the group's Northwest holdings, Double Canyon (Horse Heaven Hills, Washington) and Archery Summit …

This Video Features Ten Simple Tips to Improve Your Kitchen Skills

If you have five minutes, you can learn a lot about how to get things done in the kitchen, thanks to this video from Brothers Green Eats. At times …

Ski Lodge Chunky Crochet Pom Hat Pattern

Hi friends! This chunky crocheted hat makes a great last minute gift or is perfect when you just want a quick project. I love how warm and chunky it …

Our Favorite Recipes of 2015

1 of 25<p>Mini Crab Melts<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 25<p>Lobster Mac and Cheese<p>3 of 25<p>Curried Mussel Soup with Lime Slaw<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 25<p>Grilled Chicken and …

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My Grandma's Potato Chip Cookies, Made With An Entire Bag of Potato Chips

The first time I baked my grandma’s Potato Chip Cookies, I was sixteen, had never successfully baked anything in my life, and was watching <i>Mean Girls</i> for the first time. Needless to say, it was a memorable afternoon.<p>I found the recipe in a book my dad’s mom had made for him and his sister, comprised …

The best comics of 2015: With Islamophobia rearing its ugly head, we need “Ms. Marvel” now more than ever

From Kamala Khan to best adaptation “Jessica Jones” to the craziest crossovers, here are our Golden Age’s top picks<p>When the history of this period of comic books is written, we might have to reuse an old term. What could this be but a new Golden Age?<p>Half the reason for the current glory days is the …

The best PlayStation 4 games you can buy right now

1 of 22<p>Sony’s PlayStation 4 is the best-selling console this generation for a reason. It has an absolutely fantastic library of games. With 2018 …

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8 Tips for Aging & Cellaring Beers at Home

Cellaring is the process of allowing a beer to mature under specific conditions to achieve nuances, particularly in its flavor and aroma, that often …

9 Enchilada Recipes for a Crowd | Epicurious.com

Portobello mushrooms add serious umami to these vegetarian enchiladas.<p>Photo by Chelsea Kyle, Food Styling by Ali Nardi

The 23 Best Sci-Fi Books and Movies to Give to a Noob

In case you hadn't noticed, science fiction has taken over the world. You're probably already heading to the theater every weekend to catch whatever …

Spiced Buttermilk Roast Chicken Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is my take on Smitten Kitchen's take on Nigella Lawson's buttermilk roast chicken. Marinating the chicken in buttermilk makes the meat incredibly moist and juicy; the longer this marinates—up to 2 days—the better it gets. I flavor the marinade with honey, cinnamon, cloves, and …

11 Holiday Cookies That Make Great Gifts

Avoid the crowds at the mall this holiday season -- the very best gifts come from your own kitchen. These cookies are all guaranteed to make your friends, neighbors and teachers smile. The only challenge will be keeping yourself and your family from gobbling them up straight out of the oven!<p><b>1.</b> …

This Muffuletta Dip Is The One Recipe You Need To Make This Weekend

Perfect eats for Sunday football.<p>Mortadella, salami, mozzarella, ham and provolone are just some of the reasons we love the classic New Orleans sandwich, the Muffuletta. The olive salad and sheer size of the thing give us even more reason to dream about this beast of a sandwich. But sometimes, a …

Why Every Great Bartender Is Obsessed with this 2-Ingredient Syrup

The complex-tasting, easy-to-make elixir behind great high-end cocktails.<p>Oleo-saccharum. To the uninitiated it sounds like an incantation shouted by some wand-wielding fantasy character. But to a new generation of cocktail-obsessed bartenders, it means something else: pure citrus. There’s lots of …

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