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10 Popular Mushroom Recipes to Make Right Now

Mushrooms are a severely underrated vegetable. They're often hiding in the background, playing the supporting role instead of having their time in …

Cooking

The Best of Korean Beauty and Skincare

What better way to celebrate the host country of the Winter Olympics than with some of South Korea’s signature exports.<p>The 2018 Winter Olympic Games commence this Friday in Pyeongchang, South Korea, so what better time to take a look at one of the hosting country’s most renowned exports: beauty and …

Skin Care

Six of the best rice bowl recipes

From donburi to poké, all these dishes sit on a fluffy bed of Japanese rice that absorbs the flavours of the topping<p>For each recipe, you need 400g Japanese white rice, cooked by the absorption method: rinse the rice until the water runs clear, put in a saucepan with 520ml water, then cover with a …

Recipes

Here’s What to Snack on If You’re Trying to Slim Down, According to a Nutritionist

Tired of eating almonds and Greek yogurt (over and over and over)? I hear you. When you're trying to shed pounds, it's easy to fall into a healthy …

Healthy Eating

How to Make From-Scratch Japanese Curry That's Better Than the Box

"The Japanese, who are probably the world's greatest culinary aesthetes, don't hesitate to serve a greenish-yellow glutinous mess over their rice and label it 'curry.'" And thus Madhur Jaffrey, in <i>An Invitation to Indian Cooking</i>, cut down Japanese curry with the swiftness of a samurai sword.<p>To be …

Curries

The Best Thing I Made in 2017—For Food52

Since I started working at Food52, I've marveled at how our regular contributors—Alexandra Stafford, Alice Medrich, Posie Harwood, Erin McDowell, and Emiko Davies—meticulously test and finally reveal tasty, photogenic, nearly foolproof recipes, never missing a deadline. If a recipe is complicated, …

Recipes

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

Cryptocurrency

How to Stock a Chinese Pantry: Essential Staples to Keep on Hand

Over the last several decades, Americans have been discovering that there's more to Chinese food than the Cantonese flavors, both traditional and bastardized, that were brought over by the first wave of Chinese immigrants. With 1.3 billion people, 23 provinces, and a geography that covers …

5 Meal Prep Resolutions I'll Definitely, Maybe Follow in 2018

A realistic game plan for making better lunches.<p>Going into 2018, I'm going to pass on "new year, new me" and say it'll be a "slightly-improved-but-still-working-things-out" me. The first step, starting January 1—or realistically, the first weekend—will be tweaking my meal prep game. I've written …

Cooking

12 Life-Changing Products Your Feet Will Thank You For

It's time to treat your feet.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

The Cakes We Can't Stop Making From Ottolenghi & Goh's Sweet

A couple of months ago, Sarah Jampel predicted that of all of the eye-catching desserts in <i>Sweet: Desserts from London's Ottolenghi</i>, the one that everyone would return to time and time again would be the humble Lemon and Poppyseed Cake.<p>This month, our Baking Club is focused on Yotam Ottolenghi and …

Dessert

We Pitted Ina Garten's Shortbread Against The Pioneer Woman's

Despite the fact that cookies and the holidays are a major power couple in December, not all of us inherited baking genes. Alongside Grandma's go-to, …

Thirteen Great Blender Soups you can Make Tonight

Blender soups are great because, often, you just need a few ingredients. Start with one all-star, seasonal ingredient like winter squash, broccoli, …

Healthy Eating

Bake Potatoes Like a Pro plus Ten Surprising Toppings

Whether you're baking potatoes or sweet potatoes, having a technique that results in a crisp, seasoned skin, and fluffy, light flesh is where you …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s lentil recipes

Need help to get through the run-up to Christmas? You could do a lot worse than turn to lentils, a safe haven from everything the season can throw at you<p>A day after Black Friday and with just a month to go until Christmas, now is a time I turn to lentils. Lentils are, for me, the culinary …

The Food Lab: The Science of the Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

"Stop making cookies."<p><i>I'm sorry, what was that dear?</i><p>"I said, <b>stop making cookies</b>."<p><i>That's odd</i>, I thought to myself. <i>Why would she be saying that? Wouldn't any wife be pleased to be married to a husband who fills the house with the aroma of warm butter, caramelized sugar, and gooey chocolate? Indeed,</i> …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipes for warming autumn soups

Autumn is a time of year for comfort food – and nothing ticks that box better than a bowl of warm soup<p>Six years ago today, my husband Karl and I entered into a civil partnership. And six years before that, the first gay civil partnership in the UK took place at 11am on 5 December 2005. So what’s …

Recipe: 15-Minute Parmesan-Thyme Mushrooms

15-Minute Parmesan-Thyme Mushrooms<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided <br>2 pounds cremini mushrooms, cleaned and quartered, divided <br>3/4 …

Recipes

How to survive winter, the Japanese way

With November just days away, winter is coming. Sure, you could get through it by hibernating under a big cozy blanket and not seeing your friends …

Japan

An Apartment Stager Picks Her Favorite Expensive-Looking Staging Furniture

Cheryl Eisen, celebrity designer and founder of Interior Marketing Group, stages on-sale apartments so well that when she designs a place with a …

Home Decorating

A New 5-Minute Genius Egg Breakfast (Or Dinner!) For You

We all have our egg routines—the frying method you picked up from your dad, the well-honed minute count on your preferred hard boil, your singular place on the fluffy-to-creamy scramble continuum.<p>But no matter how much we love and cleave to our eggs <i>just so</i>, they can get awfully boring sometimes, …

Recipes

A Succulent Brisket Almost as Good as Mom’s

Brisket, for me, is an aromatic memory. The scent of it wafted through my childhood home for hours as the meat braised slowly, with the familiar bouquet of bay leaf and onion, the beefy perfume of the simmering broth.<p>Granted, this was quite a few years ago, in the fairy-tale land of brisket and …

Recipes

This Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipe Takes 15 Minutes and Is So Satisfying

Chicken breasts, you've been redeemed.<p>Allow me to set the scene: It’s Friday night, the last week in August, and the heat is getting to you. You feel guilty canceling plans, but you just can’t handle the thought of fighting 30 sweaty people in a bar just to get an over-priced cocktail and an elbow …

Cooking

A Salmon Grain Bowl for Those Who Can't Bother With Serious Meal Prep

Shout out to everyone that wants to meal prep, but then... life happens.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. This is assistant to the editor in</i> …

Recipes

Prepare to Never Leave the House Again When You See Pottery Barn's New Fall Decor

We're starting to get excited for nights at home by the TV and throwing intimate dinner parties with friends. So as you prepare for the ultimate cozy season, try upgrading your space into an indulgent environment people will love lounging in. Pottery Barn just dropped some great seasonal decor, …

What You Need to Know For an Amazing Amsterdam Adventure

Simply put, Amsterdam is a stunner. No, scratch that thought. It's a dream destination. After just one visit, you'll forever have the image of houseboats bobbing sketched in your mind and the sound of bike bells ringing in your ears. Even a year later, I can still here that vivacious hum: <i>cling,</i> …

A Spicy Chicken Meal-Prep Recipe So Lunch Is on Fire All Week

You promise yourself you won't eat lunch at your desk and *this* is the week you're going to step out of the office for 30 minutes, take a walk, and …

Recipe: Cobb salad with rotisserie chicken

Dressing<p>1/3 cup olive oil<p>2 tbsp minced shallots<p>2 tbsp white wine vinegar<p>2 tsp Dijon mustard<p>Salt and freshly ground pepper<p>Salad<p>1/2 head romaine lettuce<p>1/2 head frisée lettuce<p>1 small rotisserie chicken, cut into chunks, removing skin is optional<p>2 heirloom tomatoes, cut in chunks or sliced<p>1 large …

These 13 Marinades Will Make Weeknight Dinners a Breeze

It may be hard to believe that a blend of oil, vinegar, herbs, and spices could change your weeknight meals, but it’s so true. Taking the (very little) time to marinate your proteins means that you’ll have a flavorful and tender product every time. Freezer-friendly dinner recipes are like gold, and …

Cooking

These Overnight Oats Make The Perfect Grab And Go Healthy Breakfast

'Cause ain't nobody got time to make breakfast in the morning.<p>View this post on Facebook<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 ripe banana, mashed<p>½ cup rolled oats<p>1 tablespoon honey<p>2 tablespoons unsalted creamy peanut butter<p>⅓ cup almond milk<p>6-8 banana slices<p>2 tablespoon chopped peanuts<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. In a medium-size bowl, …