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The Only One-Ingredient Banana Ice Cream Recipe You Need

(Image credit: Leela Cyd)<p>A few years ago I shared my favorite magic trick in the kitchen: creamy ice cream made with just one ingredient. Yes, that's …

Ice Cream

The 7 Things You Need To Do In Palm Springs

Everyone’s heard of Palm Springs, the weekend mainstay just 100 miles east of Los Angeles. A favorite among both tourists and celebrities (hello, Leonardo Dicaprio), the destination is loved for its dry air, constant sunshine and stunning desert views. And the fact that it’s only a two hour drive …

Palm Springs

How to Make the Ultimate Coconut Layer Cake

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Down south, I'm not sure any cake is more revered than coconut—a stately affair typically served around the holidays or on other momentous occasions (including but not limited to birthdays, anniversaries, and Sunday supper). Usually, …

Dessert

LaCroix-Obsessed? Here's How to Make Great Cocktails With Your Favorite Flavors

You've either never heard of LaCroix, or you're among the obsessed. You argue over the best flavor of the calorie-free sparkling water (pamplemousse, obvs), or you don't know why anyone would bother purchasing flavored seltzer in the age of SodaStream. You either find ways to get your cat to pose …

Flavors

The Best Restaurants In Palm Springs - Palm Springs - Los Angeles

PHOTO: Jakob Layman<p>Weekender Guide<p>2018<p>Every decent city in America has its nearby escape. New York has the Hamptons and Jersey Shore, and Chicago …

Palm Springs

This Is What People Mean When They Say a Wine Is Oaky — And What You Should Look for When Shopping — Shopping

<i> We in the wine business have an unfortunate habit of throwing around our lingo as though everyone will understand it. Get a few of us together with</i> …

Charlie Brown

11 Ways to Upgrade Your Basic Frameless Bathroom Mirror

Ah, the classic, frameless, builder grade mirror. It's one of your biggest bathroom features, and also one of the least special. Here's the good news.<p>…

30 Rosés to Drink This Summer

It’s time to think pink again. Here are 30 mouthwatering bottles to help beat the heat.<p>If you’ve been waiting for someone to announce that it’s time …

Wine & Spirits

The Tiny Mexico City Street Where One Family Runs Every Eatery

As a travel editor and writer, I rarely linger in a single restaurant (or hotel, or museum) when visiting a new destination. Rather, my trips are typically a whirlwind of checking off countless places in what’s often a short amount of time. Over the last decade and a half, this habit has crept its …

You're One Shower Away From Salon-Worthy Hair

<i>Certain beauty products — think NARS blush in Orgasm or Clinique's Black Honey lipstick — are so good, they're practically famous and have devoted,</i> …

15 beauty products on Amazon with a cult following

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Buying makeup and …

Skin Care

How to Make Pork Rillettes: Party Food That's Fancy and Easy

There was a period in my life when I spent a lot of time catering fancy parties, which meant I spent a lot of time cooking hundreds of portions of teeny-tiny hors d'oeuvres. Pork <i>rillettes</i>—a creamy spread from France—were a godsend in those situations. They're cheap, they're delicious, they sound …

Best Wineries to Visit in Temecula Valley

Temecula Valley, within an hour’s drive of San Diego, Palm Springs or Orange County, bills itself as Southern California’s Wine Country. Though it …

The 12 best wine bargains of 2017 are cheap without tasting like it

With all the wines on the shelves vying for your attention when you walk into a wine store or a supermarket, how do you choose which one to take home for dinner? A catchy name or pretty label stands out. A heavy bottle looks and feels important. But you wouldn't be wrong to wonder whether the money …

This Recipe Makes Perfectly Tender Meatballs Every Time

When I get a craving for meatballs, I have a very specific meatball in mind: They're completely tender all the way through without even a hint of …

The Real Reason Some People Get Headaches from Red Wine

The world can be divided into two types of people: those who can guzzle down a bottle of red wine without any health repercussions and those who get …

The coolest thing to do in each Bay Area city

You've probably said it yourself a hundred times: It's almost impossible to run out of things to do in the Bay Area.<p>To test that, we put together a list of every major Bay Area city (sorry places with 10,000 or fewer residents; we had to create a cutoff somehow) and investigated the best things to …

San Francisco

Wine Color – Complete Visual Guide

<b>Your complete and detailed infographic guide and explanations to the color of wine.</b><p>If you’re interested in the chemistry and winemaking facts about …

Atlas Wine Co. wants to revolutionize grocery store wine

Alexandre Remy is not interested in making high-end wine.<p>“$60 Pinot Noir is a huge financial disaster,” says the winemaker. “I know. I tried it.”<p>Remy, a partner in Atlas Wine Co., is now trying to make a different sort of wine under his Oro Bello and Omen brands: inexpensive, available at grocery …

Georgia Grinders Cashew Butter, 12 oz

• At Georgia Grinders, we create extraordinary products from simple, all natural ingredients. We<br>• source the highest quality, non-GMO Cashews for our …

19 Healthy Food Blogs for Whole30 Recipes and Ideas

12 La Croix Mocktails You’ll Want to Sip All Summer Long

Flavors

Finally: Easy-Removal Ice Cube Trays That Really Are!

The promise of anything "easy" always makes me suspicious (I picture myself pushing that big red Staples easy button, and then a piano falling on me Wile E. Coyote-style from the sky). But when we used our new ice cube trays from W&P Design on a recent photoshoot, that's the word that came to mind …

perfect garlic bread

Does anyone really need a recipe for garlic bread? I mean, garlic + butter + bread = it’s impossible to imagine a bad outcome. And yet I do use one. …

Action Bronson’s Moroccan Eating Guide for Episode Five of ‘Fuck, That’s Delicious’

Your Moroccan culinary guide includes vegetable tagines, squid salad, and the greatest roasted lamb of your life.<p>We hope you enjoyed the fourth episode of <i>Fuck, That's Delicious</i> on VICELAND, which took Mr. Wonderful on a meat-centric journey through the UK, to deli sandwiches in East New York, and …

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6 Things You Should Know About Your New Stand Mixer

Were you the lucky recipient of a shiny new stand mixer over the holidays? Or maybe you bit the bullet and invested in one so you can finally make …

The Great American Bucket List: 50 Things to Do in the US Before You Die

America is big. Life is short. And whether you're the kind of traveler who strays off the beaten path or one who hits the biggest damn tourist trap …

Stop Throwing Lemon Rinds Away! Make This No-Cook Syrup Instead

I am a notorious cheapskate.<p>I started my first restaurant job at 14, and, by 18, the <i>Book of Yields</i> was my grimoire. I learned how to stop profits from vanishing into thin air, how to maximize every return. If you're in this industry long enough, battling food cost simply becomes a way of life. …

Meringue

All About Buttercream & How to Make 6 Different Types

Let’s talk about frosting—and in particular, the most commonly used word relating to frosting: buttercream.<p>Buttercream is delicious, a combination of flavorful butter mixed with plenty of sugar (and, depending on the recipe, some other ingredients) to produce a light, airy, and delightfully smooth …