Keith Marcus Belk

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What’s the Best Way to Care for Cast Iron?

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: You've seasoned (and re-seasoned), but food is still sticking to your cast iron</i> …

Why The Fluffernutter Deserves Its Own Holiday

Move over PB&J, October 8 is all about the sweeter, fluffier, and (many would argue) more delicious peanut butter sandwich: The Fluffernutter.<p>Made with peanut butter and marshmallow fluff, the Fluffernutter is thought to have been originated by Emma Curtis, creator of Snowflake Marshmallow Cream, …

Sunday Brunch: Scrambled Egg and Tomato Pita

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs usually take center stage at brunch, but this quick breakfast sandwich uses …

Shake Shack Opening in Austin Next Year

Good news, Austin: you're getting a Shake Shack. The acclaimed burger joint will open its first location in Texas in late 2014 on the corner of South Lamar and Treadwell, next to the renovated Alamo Drafthouse.<p>According to the press release, posted in full on Eater Austin, the menu will feature all …

Smoke Freshly Caught Fish

How one fishing trip can change your perspective<p>It was when I felt the trout flopping in my back pocket that I knew I wanted to do something special.<p>See, I hadn’t been fishing for about 20 years—not since my dad took me hunting for sunnies in a stocked Jersey pond of a family friend. He’d hook, and …

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Beyond the beignets: New Orleans' modern food movement

New Orleans is a food city, no question; it always has been. No offense to those hearty regional faves – gumbo, jambalaya and the ubiquitous beignets – but the association has long been one of over-indulgence rather than variety and refinement. The good news: a number of the city's recently opened …

Anthony Bourdain's "Parts Unknown" Episode 1 Recap

Anthony Bourdian’s Emmy-winning series <b>Parts Unknown</b> returned to CNN for its second season on Sunday night.<p>It aired just as the program won two Emmys …

Universal Says Its Orlando Theme-Park Business Is Worth $10 Billion

So how much is Universal’s theme-park business worth after three years of growth powered by Harry Potter, King Kong and Optimus Prime? As much as $10 …

A shark chases a school of fish beneath a boat near Guadalupe Island. http://on.natgeo.com/168xw6M Photo by Marc Henauer, 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The Neighborhood: Karaköy, Istanbul

At the mouth of the Golden Horn, Istanbul’s <b>Karaköy</b> has bustled with trade and commerce since the Byzantine era.<p>Long overlooked by tourists and developers because of a trifecta of fish stalls, hardware stores, and brothels, the waterfront district these days is abuzz with newcomers, from galleries …

Canada National Parks

What’s your fancy: sandy beaches, rocky coasts, lush forests, or glacial lakes? Canada has them all, in a national park system that’s one of the world’s best.

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Fall Fun in Munich: Oktoberfest, Nightlife, and Music Festivals

The autumn season offers a variety of exciting things to do in Munich, the third-largest city in Germany. Activities can range from enjoying the superb nightlife to taking a bike tour of the city. The coming of fall also means the approach of the long-anticipated Oktoberfest, as well as the Munich …

The Big Knife Rack In The Sky

Knives don’t last forever – but how many years of heavy kitchen use should you expect from a knife? Learn how long knives last, the variables that …

Comebacks

Don't call it a comeback: <b>Paula Deen</b> tells TMZ "<b>I never went anywhere</b>" and that her Houston appearance this weekend wasn't the beginning of her comeback. Which isn't exactly true, as Deen had in fact disappeared from the public eye for the past few months since her career imploded thanks to a leaked …

Oysters for lunch? Sure. cc @thejohndory

You definitely don't want to kiss anyone after you eat this chopped salad with garlic vinaigrette -http://thekitc.hn/1eT9h4h

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Bourdain and Top Chef Last Chance Kitchen Snag Emmys

Mama E's Chow-chow

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Elizabeth Stark of Brooklyn Supper shares a Southern recipe from her beloved mother-in-law.</i><p>Let me start by saying that my Nana was an incredible baker, responsible in …

Mussels Fra Diavolo with Roasted Garlic from 'The Catch'

Mussels are pretty much my default shellfish. They're easy to cook, easy to eat, and taste of little more than the sweet, briny ocean. Because mussels are such a blank canvas, it's a breeze to dress them up however you see fit. <b>Ben Sargent</b>'s Mussels Fra Diavolo from his new cookbook, <i>The Catch</i>, are …

Parts Unknown Jerusalem Episode: Just the One-Liners

<i>Parts Unknown</i> picked up a couple Emmys last night, but the CNN show also aired its season two premiere, set in <b>Jerusalem, Gaza, and the West Bank</b>. In the episode — his very first visit to Israel — host <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> went the Western Wall and the Old City, talked with a member of Palestine's …

First Look: Roadside Eats Offers Chef-Driven Southern Food in Hollywood

GalleryFirst Look: Roadside Eats Offers Chef-Driven Southern Food in Hollywood<p>Now open in Hollywood, <b>Roadside Eats</b> is the third collaboration between Rush Street and City Tavern owners <b>Ken Kaufman</b> and <b>Brian McKeaney.</b> The pair is also continuing their work with chef <b>Dave Northrup,</b> who has previously …

@pete_wells

"Menus shouldn't need explanation. Menus should BE the explanation. That's the point of writing things down. I know, I sound 400 yrs old." — <i>New York Times</i> critic <b>Pete Wells</b> sounds 400 years old. [Twitter]

Bourdain on Deen

<b>Anthony Bourdain</b> weighs in on the <b>Paula Deen</b> comeback: "There's no question in my mind that there are people, a lot of people out there, who will pay to see Paula Deen... She will always have an audience. <b>I won't be in it, but she will have an audience</b>." Bourdain is supposedly taking a more hands-on …

NBC Buys Pilot Inspired by 'Teen Chef' Flynn McGarry

The "teen chef" is coming to television once again, this time in a scripted format: NBC has picked up a comedy pilot inspired by 14-year-old "culinary prodigy" <b>Flynn McGarry</b>. Deadline reports that the as-yet-untitled show will be an "ensemble workplace comedy" that "centers on a <b>driven but naive</b> …

Sriracha - Homemade Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce Recipe - Rooster Sauce

Racism Wire

A North Charleston, SC restaurant <b>Wild Wing Cafe</b> reportedly refused to seat a group of black patrons because white customers complained of feeling "threatened." Apparently, the restaurant apologized and offered free meals to the group, some of them frequent customers. One such man, Michael Brown, …

Oyster Happy Hour at Local's Corner, San Francisco

I'd happily spend most afternoons anywhere where the oysters are temporarily discounted and there's something good to drink, and I'm determined to find the best oyster happy hour in San Francisco. At <b>Local's Corner</b> on Bryant and 23rd Street, select oysters are 2-for-1 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays …