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Copa Vida Launches New Downtown Coffee Bar

Now open from <b>6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays</b> is Copa Vida’s fourth San Diego location, which recently landed at 655 W. Broadway. The Pasadena-based roaster also operates its local flagship coffee bar and all day eatery in the East Village, which first launched in 2015, and runs two cafes on office …

7 ways to think outside the oatmeal bowl

Porridge, mush, morning fuel… no matter what you call it, oatmeal has officially gone trendy. The once humble breakfast staple is popping up in …

This Is Why Everyone's So Obsessed With Turmeric Right Now

Plus, some delicious ideas on how to add this healthy spice to your diet.<p>Turmeric, the vibrant spice so prominent in Indian cuisine, has been gaining in popularity stateside. Google’s Food Trends reported a 56 percent increase in search since last November -- they're predicting it to be the …

The Barista Capsule Has Landed: A Readymade Retail Coffee Station

A Barista Capsule used by Stumptown Coffee Roasters. All images courtesy of Capsule Mfg.<p>Sometimes it seems like an expanding specialty coffee scene …

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Top 10 Media Publishers for March 2016: BuzzFeed’s Tasty, HuffPost Soar

In March, U.S. media publishers accounted for 1.5 billion total social actions (likes, comments, shares, retweets, dislikes), with 732 million from …

7 Homemade Infused Simple Syrups to Stock Your Spring Bar

Prepare for an impromptu spring cocktail party!<p>When the weather starts to warm and herb gardens come to life, it’s time to put away the dark, …

These Square Milkshakes Are Designed Specifically for Instagram And You Can Get Them at Coachella

In the food world, being “Instagrammable” isn’t just a thing, it’s a big thing. Making your food photo-worthy is a great way to garner all the free …

World’s Largest Starbucks Will Open in Manhattan

Manhattan is home to well over 200 Starbucks. In 2013, the Center for an Urban Future pegged the number at exactly 212. A more recent, less official …

How Chef Sam Talbot Makes Pimento Cheese like a Master

What do former Top Chef contestant, Sam Talbot, and the Masters Tournament have in common? The South Carolina-born chef, who also caddied at a young …

How to Wrap Your Sandwiches for Better Eating on the Go

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>I love almost everything about buying a sandwich—it's easy, it's cheap, it's customizable, and, at the very end, I get to watch in awe as the sandwich-maker performs rapid-fire origami, wrapping my lunch in a snug little parchment …

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BraveTart: Conquering DIY Donettes

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I can't imagine any American snack more stinkin' adorable than a bag of Hostess Donettes. I mean, even their name is charming. <i>Donettes.</i> The word is pure whimsy, covering its mouth with one hand to whisper in a dramatic aside, "They're doughnuts! But, like, really,</i> …

How to Build a Better Sandwich: The Experts Weigh In

For many of us, a sandwich was the first meal we learned to make for ourselves. And we delight in eating them for the rest of our lives, sometimes at an astonishing rate—roughly 50% of Americans consume a sandwich every day. It is, after all, one of the most versatile, simple, and universally …

Weekend Recipe: Kimchi Pancakes

One of the most promising new cookbooks to hit shelves this spring is <i>Koreatown: A Cookbook</i>, written by freelance food writer Matt Rodbard and chef Deuki Hong (Eater Young Gun class of 2015) of New York City's Kang Ho Dong Baek Jeong. The pair have spent years studying the restaurants and dishes …

How to Make Kimchi Slaw

A fun vinaigrette can turn any dish into something unexpected and special. You'll want to make a double batch of this kimchi vinaigrette and slather …

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America's best coffee shops

What is it about the perfect cup of coffee that gets us out of our homes and into our favorite local coffee shop? Is it the artisanal, hand-roasted beans? Perfectly balanced lattes prepared by trained professionals? Maybe it’s just the comfy atmosphere of a great coffee shop that keeps us coming …

Chocolate Chip Cookies with Sea Salt Potato Chips

I love salty and sweet together, so it’s not surprising that when someone gave me a dark chocolate-dipped potato chip, I thought it was the best …

The Very Specific Way to Make an Excellent Iced Espresso

Our editor in chief has a lot of opinions. Especially about espresso.<p>I drink iced coffee year round. Doesn't matter the temperature outside. Even when the thermometer plunged to 5 degrees in York City a few weeks ago, I walked to Cafe Grumpy, my local joint in Chelsea, and ordered an iced redeye …

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Italy, Sandwiched: Mozzarella, Pesto, and Mortadella Grilled Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Each year when Kenji starts his annual Vegan Experience, I feel a pang of jealousy. <i>Gosh,</i> I think. <i>Maybe I'd enjoy joining him on this month of vegan eating and recipe developing.</i> And then I turn around and make a …

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Icebox Sugar Cookies Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Just Be Cool: 11 Iced Coffee Recipes to Make All Season Long

When it starts to warm up outside, these iced coffee recipes are all we want to drink.<p><b>It's finally time:</b> Picnics, outdoor movies, and beach trips are all within reach, and so should a tall glass of iced coffee. Hang onto your sunglasses: These recipes (some boozy!) will keep you buzzing straight …

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60 Bull Cafe Opens For Lunch With Tortas, Grilled Cheeses, and Po' Boys

Harleston Village stop <b>60 Bull Cafe</b> began its lunch service yesterday. The plan is to open for breakfast as well, but for now, it's serving lunch. The menu for the midday meal is heavy on the sandwiches with a few salads, soups, and sides sprinkled in. All sorts of stacks, from BLTs to duck confit …

Cédric Villani on the 7 Ingredients of Creativity

7 Breakfast Recipes to Fuel Your Presidents’ Day Sale Shopping

Start Presidents' Day off right with a filling breakfast that will keep you going as you peruse the racks.<p>From luscious scrambled eggs to …

How to Make an Ice Ball Cocktail

Here's a clever way to present a cocktail! It will no doubt impress your guests. The YouTube channel Cocktail Chemistry shows you how. You'll need a …

Dark Chocolate, Raspberry and Brie Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Brilliant! I can already taste it in my mouth. Using fresh raspberries ground into a paste is an especially good idea. Monique Volz used multigrain …

Apple Caramel Cheesecake Recipe – Mason Jar Desserts

Apple Caramel Cheesecake Recipes We’ve made a lot of mini mason jar dessert recipes over the years, and they are each extraordinary in their own …

21 Treats to Leave for Santa That Aren't Cookies and Milk

<i>This post originally appeared on Spoon U.</i><p>With the holidays approaching quickly, we thought we’d put together the best holiday recipes for you to make …

Emily's Famous Marshmallows Recipe

"These marshmallows are the real thing. Husbands love 'em, kids love 'em, picky eaters scramble for 'em. Better than store bought! Taste great in hot …

37 Foods to Dunk (and Cover) in Chocolate

If you liked it, then you should've put some more chocolate on it.<p>We hold this truth to be self-evident: Things just taste better covered in chocolate.

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