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Grilled Jerk Chicken Wings

Step up your tailgating game with these super-flavorful jerk wings.<p>Combine the scallions, oil, soy sauce, ginger, brown sugar, thyme leaves, …

Cooking

Grilled Brown Sugar Pork Chops Recipe

"The best juicy and sweet pork chops we have ever eaten! Our family favorite!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed<p>1/2 cup apple juice<p>4 …

Recipes

The 8 Best Vinyl Accessories, Picked By an Expert

Whether you’re a beginner, having just bought an entry-level turntable and a solid pair of bookshelf speakers, or you’re an …

Audiophile

Subwoofer 101: How to place and set up your subwoofer

On the A/V awesomeness scale, few components compete with the subwoofer. There’s just something primal about a box made for the sole purpose of …

Audiophile

Grilled Hoisin Beef Recipe

"The (underrated) hoisin sauce is a thickened, fermented soy-sauce-like substance, flavored with chilies, garlic, vinegar, sugar, and, of course, …

BBQ

25 Contemporary Fonts for Modern Websites

Whether you are a student and working on your portfolio, a growing company selling online services, or a renowned travel blogger, we all know that at …

Typography

Can’t beat a pita with grilled chicken and mango | The Star

<i>Coleslaw</i><p><b>2 cups (170 g)</b> thinly sliced green cabbage<p><b>2</b> green onions, finely chopped<p><b>3 tbsp (45 mL)</b> mayonnaise<p><b>2 tbsp</b> chopped basil<p><i>Pitas</i><p><b>2</b> boneless, …

Caramelized Banana Upside

<b>Author Notes:</b> An easy to throw together, deliciously moist (a controversial word, I know), oil-based yellow cake—baked in a cast iron skillet and "topped" with caramelized bananas. —Jessie Sheehan<p><b>Serves: 8</b><p><b>Caramelized bananas</b><p>1/4 cup unsalted butter<br>• 1/3 cup light brown sugar<br>• 4 large bananas, just ripe, …

Dessert

Omar Allibhoy’s recipe for cauliflower with garlic, vinegar and capers

This cauliflower dish is one I often cook at home: it is simple, light, fresh and full of flavour – the Spanish version of a Chinese stir-fry. My cooking is inspired by growing up in Spain; I learned how to make this dish at my aunt’s house in Madrid. I’m looking at putting it on the spring menu in …

Recipes

We Tasted 14 Fancy Butters, and This Is the Best One

But you probably wouldn't be sad about most of them.<p>Butter is great. This is probably not news to you. It makes things taste good. But to me, there …

Why You May Want to Avoid These 2 Types of Blood Pressure Meds

Experts urge a change in medication to decrease risk of death.<p>For people with high blood pressure, fluctuating readings are a warning sign that you …

Diabetes

This is the full list of Record Store Day 2018 releases

• Record Store Day<br>• story of the day<p>Drop the needle on these awesome one-off records<p>The best day of shopping for audiophiles and music-lovers, Record …

Vinyl Records

The 8 Best DJ Mixes of February 2018

If you’ve been following this column for a while, you’ll have noticed that it leans to two principal modes: body music and head music, with the best mixes fusing aspects of both. This month continues that trend, with an archival electro set from Steffi that’s all about limbs in motion, DJ Manny and …

How to upgrade an iPod for 2018 with flash memory and a new battery

Bring back the iPod with some style<p>Apple’s iPod is probably the pinnacle of personal audio devices. Sure, Android and iOS phones can play music with their fancy streaming services and gigabytes of storage, but nothing beats the elegant style, refined design, and tactile click wheel of a classic …

Cook this: Orange beef from Chinese Soul Food auspicious for Lunar New Year

<i>Our cookbook of the week is Chinese Soul Food by award-winning food journalist and cooking instructor Hsiao-Ching Chou. Over the next four days,</i> …

Food & Dining

Beyond Steak: How to Make Sesame Ribeye Tacos

Here’s a metaphor for the kind of logic some people have about certain cuts of beef: you’d rather look at one of Monet’s paintings in person instead …

BBQ

Spicy Orange Chicken That's Better Than Take-Out

Chinese takeout is notorious for being full of sodium. Between the sugar and sodium-laden sauces, breaded meat, egg rolls, and fried rice, a takeout …

Food

Big Daddy Kane’s Tiny Desk Concert Is Chock Full Of Pioneering Rap Classics

NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series has been doing a magnificent job of both giving shine to up-and-coming new jacks and paying homage to musical pioneers and icons. The latest entry finds Tiny Desk doing the latter with a performance from rap legend Big Daddy Kane that turns out to be as informative as …

Sizzling Rice Soup - A step-by-step guide | Wok & Skillet

<i>Sizzling Rice Soup features a light broth with vegetables, chicken or shrimp, and topped with toasty crispy rice. The sizzling and crackling sounds</i> …

How to make the perfect dan dan noodles

If you’re not familiar with dan dan noodles, or if you’ve had this fiery, aromatic and addictively savoury snack in a restaurant but never made it yourself, this column will change your life. Named for the cry of the itinerant vendors who once roamed the streets of Chengdu with the tools of their …

Food & Dining

The Salad That's Basically an Egg Roll Inside Out

Done right, crispy Chinese egg rolls are a thing of beauty: shatteringly crispy on the outside with a filling of tender, flavorful cabbage, carrots, and pork. But too often they’re greasy, skimpy on the filling, or bland. Making them at home is a project (and requires fortitude with a deep …

Decorating With Sage Green Is a Thing for 2018, According to Pinterest

Pinterest put out their top 100 list of pins list and it looks like decorating with sage green is a favorite among pinners. Sage green is neutral, …

Ambient music at 40: Lawrence English examines the future of a drifting genre

<i>As Brian Eno’s seminal ambient classic</i> Music For Airports<i> turns 40 this year, Lawrence English examines the genre’s impact, its initial manifesto and</i> …

Best Football Dip Ever Recipe

"This dip is made for 3 to 6 men, sitting together on a Sunday, enjoying football and eating every manly thing possible. Of course, my girlfriend and …

Another Green World: How Japanese ambient music found a new audience

<b>Over the last few years, obscure Japanese ambient classics like Hiroshi Yoshimura’s Green and Midori Takada’s Through The Looking Glass have surged</b> …

Here’s How to Make Anthony Bourdain’s Favorite Pasta at Home

Anthony Bourdain's favorite city in the world is Tokyo, but if he's looking for pasta, he goes straight to Italy. On a famous episode of Bourdain's <i>No</i> …

Audiophilia Forever: An Expensive New Year’s Shopping Guide

Here are some of the most beautiful recorded musical sounds that I have heard in the past few weeks: the matched horns and clarinet, very soft, in Duke Ellington’s “Mood Indigo,” recorded in 1950; Buddy Holly, in his just-hatched-this-morning voice, singing “Everyday,” recorded in 1957; the London …

29 International Foods You Can Order On Amazon — No Travel Required

Taking time to travel and discover new places tops many of our wish-lists. But let's be real, mapping out all the trip logistics — like booking a …

Travel