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Taco tune-up: The best new tacos in New York City

Photograph: Filip WolakAdobada taco at Los Tacos No. 1<p>Photograph: Filip WolakCactus taco at Los Tacos No. 1<p>Photograph: Filip WolakChicken tacos at …

Welcome to Isla Mujeres: Tropical Paradise in Your Backyard

Just off the coast of Mexico, within sight of crowded Cancun but a 20 minute ferry ride across the blue Caribbean, lies Isla Mujeres, a tiny coral island that is one of Mexico's true treasures. Unlike its mainland neighbor Cancun, Isla is no tourist haven. It doesn't boast monstrous resort hotels …

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Pope Francis tells atheists to abide by their own consciences

As letters to the editor go, it was certainly out of the ordinary, stretching to more than 2,500 words and not one of them veering on the irate or indignant. But the missive received by Eugenio Scalfari, co-founder and former editor of the Italian newspaper La Repubblica, nonetheless made it into …

8 Ways to Use Evernote to Plan Your Next Big Event

Evernote, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We’re pretty darn addicted to this web and mobile application, and it’s not just for the green elephant. Last week we teamed up with Evernote and David’s Tea to throw a rather epic tea party (full wrap-up post coming later this week!), and now …

Summer Vegetable Curry Recipe

Fresh coriander seeds have been showing up at the farmers' market these past few weeks. They're sold in bunches of long whispy limbs, dotted with …

SUMMER PEACH TART

I catered a small dinner party last weekend. Some things I knew would turn out - a couple dressings and sauces were a shot in the dark, but I was …

Gin-marinated Olives Recipe

I've been on a Castelvetrano olive bender for the better part of the summer. They're plump, round Sicilian olives with vivid, tight, glossy, green …

Readers’ choice best burgers: Ten NYC classics

Photograph: Michael Rudin10. Cheeseburger at Five Guys Burgers and Fries The red-and-white-tiled burger chain—born in Arlington, VA, in …

Quality Italian Just Keeps Going and Going and Going

Grid View<p>Quality Italian Just Keeps Going and Going and Going<p><b>Michael Stillman</b> and the team from Fourth Wall Restaurants just opened a sprawling new Midtown project called <b>Quality Italian</b>. It's located right down the block from their steakhouse hit, Quality Meats. Like that restaurant, this one has a …

The Best of Summer Drinks

I don’t know about where you are, but here in Rome, it’s hot, kind of like Death Valley hot. Friends who come from hotter places tell me that this …

Photo Essay: A Santa Barbara Farm-To-Table Dinner + Weekly Wrap-Up

One of the best things about midsummer is the ready access to fresh, local food. Whether it’s from your neighborhood farmer’s market or just the …

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Although the famous quote “The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco” is usually mistakenly attributed to Mark Twain, it remains true that San Francisco is often bone-chillingly cold in the summer. I used to fight the weather here in July and August, but I’ve made peace with the …