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Serve up a street-food inspired meal at home with Krista Simmons' recipes

As part of our Fresh Cooks Live: TODAY's Spring Cookalong series, Krista Simmons, travel writer and food editor for LAist.com showed us how to take our taste buds around the world without leaving the house.<p>"I was definitely a different kind of kid," Krista told TODAY.com. "Instead of watching …

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These 10 Spices Will Instantly Make You A Better Cook

For all of you out there who think you just can't cook, we have something to tell you: yes, you can. Julia Child wasn't lying when she said anyone can cook. She may have been talking about French cooking, but it's true for all types of cuisine.<p>There's no magic to cooking. People aren't born with a …

A World Map of Flavors – 36 Regions, 36 Herb and Spice Combinations

Inspired by The 4-Hour Chef, the friendly folks over at the startup Maptia (launching soon) have created this fun typographic map of flavors from …

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7 Healthy & Flavorful Ground Turkey Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Healthy ground turkey recipes that actually taste good? It's a miracle!<p><b>Ground turkey: the leaner, healthier alternative</b> to ground beef. When it's used correctly, it's great—but, in the wrong hands and in the wrong recipe, it can be boring and tasteless. You wouldn't sub in Lou Dobbs to tell jokes …

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A Maldives Beach Awash in Bioluminescent Phytoplankton Looks Like an Ocean of Stars | Colossal

<p>While vacationing on the Maldives Islands, Taiwanese photographer Will Ho stumbled onto an incredible stretch of beach covered in millions of …

Best of the Week: Architecture, Web Design, Photography and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Web Design

Functioning Pickup Truck Built with 11,000 Pounds of Ice

Devised by the marketing department of Canadian Tire, the entire body of this Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD is made of more than 11,000 lbs of ice. The Icetruck was built by the automotive parts manufacturer to test the limits of their motomaster eliminator battery by freezing it to -40 degrees …

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Austria's Beautiful Mountainside Thermal Retreat

Located in Oberlngenfeld, Austria, the <i>Aqua Dome</i> is an impressive contemporary spa and retreat found at the foothills of the area's scenic mountains. Using the rocky backdrop for inspiration, many of the structures featured at the lodge reflect the shapes and forms found within the surrounding …

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Spiced Plum Barbecue Sauce

Spiced Plum Barbecue Sauce from Chef Bradley Ogden• ½ teaspoon coriander seed<br>• ½ teaspoon mustard seed<br>• ½ teaspoon cumin seed<br>• 1 tablespoon unsalted butter<br>• 1 …

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Spiced Baked Apple Chips Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> These are incredibly simple to make, but wonderfully healthy and delicious. Thinly …

Why spices are hot (and are less condiment than art form)

When my son Leo brought home the game Spice Navigator from his classroom a few years ago, I was excited. On a board printed with an antiquated map of Europe, Asia and Africa, we would race our merchant ships in and out of key ports, identifying and earning required spices by smell alone. Leo was …

Why Turmeric Might Just Be The Healthiest Spice Of All Time

<i>Dr. Frank Lipman is an integrative and functional medicine physician, founder of Eleven Eleven Wellness in NYC, and the creator of Be Well By Dr.</i> …

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Instructions<p>Boil the cubed taro in plenty of salted water for 10-12 minutes, or until it mashes easily with a fork. Drain very well, mash and add the …

10 Delicious Ways to Use a Bunch of Basil

From Memorial Day to Labor Day, basil is constantly on hand in our kitchens. We blend it into garlicky pestos, sprinkle it over grilled pizzas, and …

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Deborah Madison's New Ways to Pair Herbs | Williams-Sonoma Taste

<b>Deborah Madison</b>‘s new book <b>Vegetable Literacy</b> explores the complex (and often, surprising) relationships between vegetables, edible flowers, herbs and other wild plants. For inspiration, we asked the chef and author for her best combinations of summer herbs and vegetables. Get inspired, and try them …

Gardening

The 10 best herb recipes

Lemon verbena, lemon balm and lavender tea<p>Soothing, refreshing and full of flavour, this is the all-round feel-good tea.<p>Serves 2<b><br>500ml boiling water</b><b><br>2 sprigs of lemon verbena</b><b><br>2 sprigs of lemon balm</b><b><br>4 young heads of lavender flowers</b><p><b>1</b> Pour the boiling water over the fresh herbs.<p><b>2</b> Cover and leave to …

7 Spices With Surprising Health Benefits

Demystifying Saffron: Mark Bittman Explains The Pricey Spice

In the latest installment of NPR's Cook Your Cupboard, <i>New York Times</i> columnist and cookbook author Mark Bittman sheds a little light on saffron — a spice that has been stumping Lennet Radke in Wisconsin. Radke, who received a little jar in a contest, says she's never really used it. The stuff isn't …

7 Unusual Culinary Herbs You May Never Have Cooked With...Yet

<i>There’s a world of unusual culinary herbs out there waiting to be explored that goes far beyond rosemary and thyme. This summer, try out a few new</i> …

How Restaurant Chefs Are Using Turmeric Across the U.S.

From New York to California, restaurant chefs are turning to this vibrant rhizome and using it in ways that put curry powder to shame<p>It looks like a knob of ginger. A segmented bulb with papery brown skin, quietly unassuming until it is snapped open and a shock of orange detonates, a hue brighter …

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How to Use Fresh Herbs, from Chervil and Chives to Mint and Tarragon

From chervil and chives to tarragon and mint, a primer on the most flavorful little leaves you'll eat all summer<p>Come summer, when mint takes over the garden and basil is piled high at farmers' markets, fresh herbs are more than a garnish, they're the star of many of our meals. They add dimension to …

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Community Picks -- Fennel

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Best Fennel contest!<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can read the …