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TASTE | TASTE

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8 Shrimp Dinners

Shrimp, the underdog. Relegated to appetizer food, it awaits the fate of a drenching in overly-sweet cocktail sauce or a mashing into fried patties along with its crustaceous brethren. Its name flung as an insult on schoolyard playgrounds, shrimp even takes a beating outside the kitchen.<p>Needless to …

How to Make Banh Xeo, Crisp Vietnamese Filled Crepes

How to make the hot and crunchy filled crepes known as banh xeo in Vietnam.<p><i>Banh xeo</i> translates to “sizzling cake.” Once you’ve made a batch of these lacy, ultra-crisp crepes, you’ll know why. Remember: Work quickly, and watch for splattering oil when the batter hits the pan.<p>Once oil is shimmering …

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

83 Egg Recipes That We Always Crave

83 egg recipes is a lot of egg recipes. But is it enough?<p>Shockingly enough, Americans once ate twice as many eggs as they do today. Bring back the glory days with these 83 egg recipes, prepared every way you could imagine (baked! fried! poached! more!).

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How to Make Great Grilled Kebabs

I have a love-hate relationship with kebabs.<p>In theory, meat on a stick is an awesome idea—fast to cook, easy to eat, and totally open to great flavor possibilities. But far too many kebabs fall flat, coming out dry, tasteless, and nowhere near their full potential.<p>After many years of grilling and …

Pura Besakih - The Mother Temple of Bali

The Barong Dance - Bali

9 Things You Must Do in Thailand

For many, visiting Thailand is a no-brainer if you’re going to travel the world. Be prepared to experience many awesome activities – there really is …

Requirements For Thai Tourist Visas

We often receive questions from our followers regarding the requirements for Thai tourist visas. This can be confusing for many, so we want to share …

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Top 5 things to eat in Taiwan

By Jane Downs on Mar 24, 2014 in Asia, Food and Drink, Regions, Taiwan, Travel Miscellany<p>Taiwan is a foodie’s paradise. For such a small island, it …

Things to Do in Brunei on a Budget

BlogBruneiSoutheast Asia<p>20 May 2014<p>6<p>Brunei is a really unique place to visit and makes for a great detour on any Southeast Asian trip. There are …

Spaghetti With Chicken and Bell Pepper in Sherry Lemon-Cream Sauce Recipe

A simple dish of pasta tossed in a creamy, lemony sherry sauce, with sweet red peppers and gently poached chicken.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A lively, lemony, garlicky cream sauce gets depth from sherry.<br>• Simmering the chicken breast in cream sauce rather than sautéing it allows the meat to soak up the …

Mediterranean Potato Salad Recipe

How is it that it’s almost Memorial Day already? ‘Splain it to me Lucy! When I was a kid, a week seemed like an eternity.<p>Now, well into …

75 Healthy, Energy-Packed Breakfast Recipes

Think way, way beyond avocado toast.<p><b>We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day</b> (or at least the first meal, anyway), so it can’t hurt to start things out with a tasty little bundle of healthy energy. From next-level toasts (think beyond avocado) to savory porridges, ingenious …

Gourmet nirvana: a foodie tour of South Africa's Western Cape

After a few wines, it's hard to get your tongue around 'Franschhoek' and 'Stellenbosch'. These beautiful places in South Africa's Western Cape are nestled among table-top mountains, valleys and rolling, vine-covered hills. For keen foodies and wine buffs, a visit here is a must; along with nearby …

Tour de dessert: Europe’s most delicious pastries, cakes and tarts

American cafe culture has come a long way in the last two decades: corporate coffee has spawned near two generations of independent cafes that offer more than the old standby of roadside diner joe and pie. But in Europe, grand salons with wrap-around pastry cases have more in common with jewellery …

A beginner's guide to Brazil

What do you get if you combine cinematic landscapes, kaleidoscopic culture, head-spinning biodiversity and a constant rhythm of carefree joie de vivre? Welcome to Brazil!<p>The world's fifth-largest country commandeers the lion's share of South America, all the way from the Amazon Basin – the world's …