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Yotam Ottolenghi’s barbecue recipes

Every year, I end up testing barbecue recipes in the rain, with an umbrella balanced precariously on one shoulder, but this year’s mission coincided with the hottest April week in 70 years. Barbecue sales doubled, supermarkets ran out of burgers, rosé and sun cream, and I leapt on the balmy …

Barbecue Recipes

This Was the Most Popular Southern Living Recipe Last Month-Here's Why

Sun-ripened, straight from the patch strawberries were made for springtime desserts. And, when paired with another fruit, they get even better. …

Dessert

33 Of The Best Chicken And Rice Recipes To Make For Dinner

It’s a classic that could probably use a remix in your repertoire.<p>It’s a proven fact that looking at food will make you hungry, and that’s why we’re craving chicken and rice for dinner this week.<p>When you see an image of delicious-looking food, your stomach releases a hormone called ghrelin into …

Cooking

The 10 best sci-fi and fantasy TV shows you’re not watching

It's a great time to be a sci-fi and/or fantasy fan.<p>The once-overlooked genre is booming on TV, from <i>Game of Thrones</i> to adaptations of acclaimed novels including <i>Altered Carbon</i> and <i>Outlander</i>'s time-traveling love story.<p>Besides those big-name series, plenty of superb under-the-radar sci-fi and fantasy …

TV

The 11 Best Stand-Up Comedy Specials on Netflix Right Now

From vintage Richard Pryor to recent John Mulaney, these stand-up comedy specials are the perfect antidotes for troubling times.<p>Perhaps the crowning achievement of any stand-up comedian is the comedy special, the definitive recording of their jokes, style, and reception at a particular time and …

Comedy

Anon Is a Scifi Movie That Shows How the Singularity Is Going to Screw Us All

In the alt-reality of <i>Anon</i>, everyone’s brain is hooked up to a massive shared network and authorities can see what you’re seeing whenever they want. …

Augmented Reality

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting

Weekend Box Office: John Krasinski’s ‘A Quiet Place’ Is A Thundering Success

<i>Black Panther</i> has the biggest opening weekend of 2018, so far. But number two is not Steven Spielberg. It is not Jennifer Lawrence’s latest film. It is not a franchise sequel like <i>Pacific Rim: Uprising</i> or <i>Fifty Shaded Freed,</i> or even a big-budget reboot like <i>Tomb Raider</i>.<p>The second biggest opening film …

The finest free things to do in Paris

Expert guide to Paris<p>Paris is not known as a budget travel destination and yet the city is replete with sights, activities and experiences that don't cost a <i>sou</i> (former French coin). From riverside beaches and picnics by Canal Saint-Martin, to watching footballers performing 'keepy-uppies' as you …

Chicken Schnitzel Sandwich With Comeback Sauce

NEW YORK CITY native Mashama Bailey signed on as executive chef at the Grey in Savannah, Ga., after she saw the restaurant space, an Art Deco former bus terminal. “It was an abandoned shell,” she said. “But when I stepped inside, it felt warm. I thought, ‘I can do this.’”<p>This chicken schnitzel …

Cooking

Forget Buffalo wings — Korean fried chicken is better

Korean fried chicken, the other KFC, is taking over Chicago, and there's nothing you can do about it.<p>Nor would you want to. That's especially true if you love chicken wings, where Korean fried chicken truly shines. I didn't expect to fall for them so completely, but after surveying the local scene, …

How Winston Churchill stole from India for Britain’s war

“I am glad to learn from the Minister of War Transport that a strict line is being taken in dealing with requests for cereals from the Indian Ocean area. A concession to one country at once encourages demands from all the others,” the prime minister commented in a memo on 10 March 1943. “They must …

India

10 hidden corners of the Commonwealth you'd never thought to visit (but really should)

The Commonwealth is, of course, the last vestige of a British Empire which once straddled the globe. This much many people know. And yet - that this reminder of a different era still stretches to six continents (only Antarctica stands askance) and 53 countries is often overlooked. There was a …

Anna Jones’s recipes for peanut noodles and double ginger soba

I don’t often eat alone in restaurants. When I do, it is always satisfying a need for the same thing: the salvation of a bowl of noodles. There is something private about the comfort of noodles; they are not suited to being served family style; a bowl of noodles – especially a noodle soup – tends …

Onions

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Simple asparagus or sweet corn: 20 best soup recipes – part 4

Simon Hopkinson’s asparagus soup<p>This is an extravagant indulgence. Although I have tried (and succeeded) to make asparagus soup with all the trimmings, peelings and off-cuts, it always ends up tasting a little bit like tinned soup. (I can only presume that this is because that is exactly what the …

Food Preservation

10 Cheap, Under The Radar Travel Ideas You Can Actually Afford

We've all been shamed by statistics for not taking advantage of our vacation days. What do numbers know about living expenses anyways? Saving money …

28 New Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Well Worth Checking Out in March

Spring is almost here, and with it a fresh crop of science fiction and fantasy books to fill your shelves—with stories about werewolves, witches, …

13 Genius Cocoa Powder Uses (Other Than Making Brownies)

13 Ways to Use Cocoa Powder Other Than in Brownies<p>Think outside the brownie.<p>February 27, 2018<p>I have three boxes of cocoa powder in my kitchen …

Don’t know how to poach foods? It’s worth learning.

As has happened before, my family is feeling uninspired by our regular weeknight dinners. While stuck in past ruts, we experimented with sheet pan dinners until our favorites shook out. We mastered the perfect rice bowl and conquered the slow cooker, taking a handful of new recipes for our own. Is …

Food & Dining

Latin America has the best beaches on Earth – here are 20 you must visit

A few years ago, after passing through the party strip north of Punta del Este, Uruguay – this was before the likes of Shakira, Martin Amis and George Clooney became regulars – I went walking around a lagoon surrounded by protected semi-wild pampas.<p>A breeze barely rippled the cool blue water; …

Top 10 spaceships in fiction

Some of my earliest memories are of watching Star Trek in the early 1970s, on my grandparents’ black and white TV, and then getting caught up as a schoolboy in all the hype surrounding the release of Star Wars in 1977. But while movie and TV spaceships such as the USS Enterprise and Millennium …

Books

15 cities across the world that should be at the top of your travel bucket-list

Every year, we ask our readers to rate the best cities in the world, and the results continue to surprise us. Not only do newcomers sometimes float to the top, but longtime favorites also continue to reappear — a testament to a destination's enduring popularity. This year's group of winners span …

The One Ingredient You Should Add To Your Eggs To Speed Up Weight Loss

In the world of breakfast foods, eggs are already a healthy option to eat in the morning. They’re definitely better than eating a donut or big bowl …

30 Movies from the Past 10 Years Everyone Should Watch at Least Once

Movie night, here we come.<p>If you’re looking for great movies, look no further. I’ve compiled a list of fantastic films from the past ten …

Country Lifestyle

Dutch speed skater Jan Blokhuijsen ignites backlash after telling South Koreans to 'please treat dogs better'

Dutch speed skater Jan Blokhuijsen apologized Thursday after igniting the wrath of many South Koreans by lecturing the Winter Olympics host country to “please treat dogs better" -- a reference to the nation's (mostly bygone) history of eating dog meat.<p>Blokhuijsen made the comment during a Wednesday …

Speed Skating

Five reasons to visit unsung Rotterdam instead of overcrowded Amsterdam

As anyone who has ever watched a support band out-dazzle the more famous artists who are due to follow them onto the stage at a sold-out gig - or seen an under-card boxing match which proves to be far more exciting than the main event - will know, a headline act can often have its thunder stolen by …

Gaming JavaScript

<i>Image by David Werner on Flickr</i><p>So you're somehow ended up being a web-developer and coding JavaScript and year after year you learn that JavaScript …

10 Egg Recipes That Will Make You Skip the Snooze Button

Game of the Year 2017: Our pick of the top 10 best video games for Playstation, Xbox and Switch

The year of 2017 has undeniably been quite a memorable one in the realm of video games.<p>While the industry has had its fair share of controversies, …