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Turkish Coffee Reading: Fortunes, Methods, and Mysteries

In a world filled with uncertainty, humankind has sought answers from every imaginable source: The stars, the moon, the earth, in each other, within one's self. From these unknowns and the human mind was born astrology, evolution, creationism, atheism, and hundreds of other constructs humans use to …

Coffee

How to Make the Ultimate Thanksgiving Gravy

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

Chemical In Marijuana Could Build Strong Bones

Got cannabidiol?<p>Step aside milk. Weed could be could be the next big thing in bone health.<p>Marijuana affects our bodies in a lot of different ways, for example by giving us the munchies, decreasing motivation, or even by helping to fight off bacterial infections and parasites. Now researchers have …

What Happens To Your Body When You Get Drunk And Stoned At The Same Time?

The science of the spins<p>The intoxicating effects of alcohol and of marijuana have been widely studied, but their combined effect—getting "cross-faded"—is woefully underexplored scientific territory. Here's a look at what we know about how pot and booze together affect the brain.<p>First, the basics: …

16 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Your Independence Day Grill

Can't decide what to make for the biggest cook-out holiday of the year? We've got you covered. From smoky ribs to spiced kebabs, juicy pork chops, and spicy chicken wings, we have 16 great excuses to fire up your grill this Fourth of July.<p>Before you get started, make sure you know how to these …

Invasive Plant Recipe: Japanese Knotweed Fruit Leather

Some people say, "Love thy enemies."<p>I say, "<i>Eat them</i>!"<p>...At least when it comes to certain edible invasive plant species such as Japanese Knotweed. This bamboo-looking, jerk-acting plant spreads like microbes on a poop pile (that is to say, fast and effectively) and grows up to 15 feet tall in …

Graflax – Icelandic Sushi?

In theory, the fish IS almost raw (although it has been cured in a magical herb mix of dill and other secretive stuff). Graflax is definitely just as …

Smita Chandra's Malabar Mussels

3 tbsp. canola oil<p>6 cloves garlic, thinly sliced<p>2 small green Thai chiles or 1 serrano, thinly sliced<p>1 (2") piece ginger, peeled and thinly sliced<p>3 …

11 of Your Favorite Kid Foods, All Grown Up

Let's be honest: No matter your age, you're never above a gooey grilled cheese sandwich or piping hot bowl of mac and cheese. Here are eleven grown-up versions of your favorite childhood classics, so you can eat like a kid without compromising the air of adulthood.<p><b>Gnocchi Mac and Cheese</b><p>The only …

You've Never Used Fresh Herbs In These Ways...And You Won't Want To Stop

Recipes

36 Ways to Eat Sandwiches for Every Meal

There's a sandwich in here with your name on it.<p>Whether you like your sandwiches hot or cold, savory or sweet, these recipes will have you rollin' in bread from breakfast to dessert.

Cooking

10 Easter Brunch Recipes That Will Become Family Favorites

Whether you are looking for something sweet, savory, healthy or indulgent this Easter, I've got you covered. And the best part -- all of these Easter recipes are incredibly easy!<p><b>1. Spinach & Cheese Strata</b><p>This elegant brunch strata -- really a savory bread pudding with spinach, cheese and cubes of …

Most Definitely Worth It: Making a Pot of Oatmeal to Last You All Week

Wanna get organized? Wanna do something good for yourself? Want this to be the best week ever? Okay, then. Go do this right now. Put 2 cups of steel-cut oats in a medium pot. Add 8 cups water and a couple pinches of salt. Bring to a boil, stir it around a couple times, then remove from heat and …

Breakfast

7 Ways to Upgrade Chocolate Chip Cookies

It’s hard to improve on a classic chocolate chip cookie, but these chefs and cookbook authors tried.<p>It’s hard to improve on a classic chocolate chip …

No Need to Hunt: 11 Drinks the Easter Bunny Left for You to Enjoy

<i>Pictured: Sloe Gin Fizz recipe from CHOW</i>Whether you celebrate Easter or not, the sight of Cadbury Creme Eggs and marshmallow Peeps on grocery store …

How Chef Ludo Lefebvre and Jewelry Designer Irene Neuwirth Throw a Dinner Party

We hosted a Night Kitchen dinner in Los Angeles with Irene Neuwirth and chef Ludo Lefebvre.<p><b>While the calendar may say it's spring</b>, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> staff in NYC would beg to disagree. To get a kick of warm weather, we took our Night Kitchen series on the road to Los Angeles to celebrate two of our …

11 Genius Storage Tricks for a Tiny Kitchen

When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.<p>When you don't have much space, make every inch work extra hard.

Knives

iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S6: Here's the difference

Apple and Samsung's flagship phones, the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6 , are sure to dominate the smartphone world this year. Both phones are remarkably similar, in design, features and cost, but there are some telltale differences.<p>If you're looking to switch phones this year and have your sites on either …

Phones

Easy Breakfast Pizza to Kick Off the Weekend

Easy breakfast pizza you can make in minutes. How great is that?! Top with bacon, sausage, eggs, and ALL the cheese.<p>I have never been one to eat cold pizza. I just … can’t.<p>I want to preheat the oven and place my little leftover slices on the hot oven racks and let the crust return to its warm …

8 Passover Desserts for a Sweet Seder

All of these desserts are perfect for Passover and most of them are gluten-free. But you don't need a holiday to enjoy these sweet treats: they are delicious any day, any time.<p><b>1. Double Chocolate Pavlova with Mascarpone Cream & Raspberries</b><p>A pavlova is a cake-shaped meringue with a marshmallowy …

6 Powder Rooms That Pack a Punch

These half-baths prove that powerful pattern and color work wonders in cramped quarters.<p>These half-baths prove that powerful pattern and color work wonders in cramped quarters.

Interior Design

75 Reasons Green Food Is the Best Food

Yes, we compiled 75 recipes in honor of our favorite color of food.<p><b>Sometimes, we just can't get enough green.</b> No, really. So we created this monster slideshow that celebrates our favorite color of food. Break out these recipes on St. Patrick's Day if you want to get really festive.

Healthy Eating

Alice B. Toklas' Asparagus in Salt & Pepper Whipped Cream

<i>Every week—often with your help—Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The one way you probably haven't thought about serving asparagus—and you should.</i><p>Toast Soup and Chicken in Milk notwithstanding, I swear I don't just find the …

Recipes

Blogs | Food & Wine

Go behind the scenes at the Oscars of the food world.<p>"I think sometimes people go a little crazy with gadgets," said Izard. But there's one she loves.<p>…

Rosé

Eggs Benedict, bottom to the top: whole-wheat ciabatta, romesco sauce, crab cake, egg, aioli, parsley.

8 Starchy Side Dishes That are Naturally Gluten-Free

Forget pasta and grains: some of the tastiest, most satisfying sides are naturally gluten-free.<p><b>1. Black Bean & Corn Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>This is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. The dressing is smoky and sweet -- similar to the vinaigrette served …

Sometimes You Just Need Pudding; Here Are 11 Recipes

Chocolate, vanilla, rice, and tapioca—we love all pudding equally. Here are 11 great recipes for it.<p><b>There's something very comforting about pudding</b>, whether it is of the chocolate or rice variety. It's just you, a bowl, and a spoon, ya know? We feel you. Here are 11 recipes to satiate that need.

Dessert

You Don't Always Need to Cook With Stock (Except When You Really Do)

Stock adds flavor, but do you really have to use it? Here's our guide for when you can get away with water, and when you should, um, stock up.<p>Stock adds flavor, color, and richness to your cooking. But it's also time-consuming to make and expensive (well, more expensive than water, anyway). Water, …

Cooking

Scientists Are Developing a Hangover-Curing Beer

What if you could get drunk and prevent a hangover at the same time? Australian scientists are "develop[ing] a beer that allows you to drink more while minimising your hangover," reports Stuff.co.nz. Researchers at Griffith University in Queensland have found that adding electrolytes in the form of …