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Prosperity Salad (Yusheng)

8 servings<p>Chef Simone Tong of Little Tong Noodle Shop in New York, who developed this recipe, says: “Also known as Prosperity Toss, this is a Cantonese-style raw salad made with various shredded vegetables and assorted toppings, a sweet plum sauce, and slices of raw fish. Each ingredient has a …

Food & Dining

12 Customizable Etsy Gifts for the Extra-Special People in Your Life

There’s always that one person in your life who you’d love to get the perfect, most thoughtful, special gift. But instead, everything you think of getting them comes up short, and you end up sticking to the same old gift card every year. For this year’s anniversary, birthday, or holiday, consider a …

This Is the Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipe on Pinterest

I don't care what season it is: winter, summer, spring, or fall — there's always a good reason to bust out your slow cooker. There is nothing better …

Cooking

20 Free Thin Fonts for Elegant Designs

If you need <i>free thin fonts</i> for elegant designs, you’re in the right place! These fonts have lightweight designs and will look beautiful on different …

Gorgeous Tea Packaging by Sabina Loacker

Imbibing tea is a relaxing activity so consuming the packaging should match that same feeling. We're steeping in the beauty of Austrian-based Sabina …

Graphic Design

Definitive Proof That Tiled Bathrooms Make a Striking Statement

While wallpaper may be having a moment in bathroom design, we're making the case that tile can make be just as striking. Ranging from a walk-in …

Modern Flower Child

ModernFlowerChild creates beautiful and unique natural looking resin jewelry made with real dried flowers, grasses, foliage and other organic material<p>…

Jewelry

The 10 Most Beautiful Restaurants in the World

<i>By Architectural Digest.</i><p><i>(photo: courtesy of restaurant)</i><p>As the World's 50 Best Restaurants releases its annual list of gastronomic excellence, <i>AD</i> spotlights 25 of the most beautifully designed honorees. El Celler de Can Roca (above) in Girona, Spain, ranks #1 on the World's 50 Best Restaurants list. …

5 Hidden Caribbean Islands That Are Perfect for Families

<i>Nevis (Courtesy Nevis Tourism Authority)</i><p>There's nothing quite like a Caribbean beach break with the kids to recharge the batteries, with its warm waters, gorgeous beaches and relaxing island vibe. But with thousands of families making their way to the islands, it's hard to find a destination that …

10 Essential Tomato Sauces

In the latest episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W’s Justin Chapple reveals a simple hack for peeling tomatoes. With that irksome task made easy, homemade …

9 Best-Ever Tomato Soups

In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W's tomato virtuoso Justin Chapple demonstrates the supereasy trick to peeling a tomato. Now that the …

13 Things You Didn't Know About Starbucks

<i>By: Kristin Hunt</i><p>Nowadays you can find four on every corner, but back in 1971, Starbucks was just another coffee place bringing caffeine to the sleepy masses. Frappuccinos were still 24 years away, the stock market wasn't even a consideration, and no one knew what the hell a Pumpkin Spice Latte was. …

Sick? Cook Yourself to Health with Recipes for Soup, Tea, and More

From brothy soups to cleansing teas, these are the recipes we reach for when we're feeling under the weather.<p><b>Hold onto your mugs:</b> These 30 recipes for brothy soups, cleansing teas, and zingy fruit- and veg-packed juices are practically meant for the days when you're feeling under the weather. So go …

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Surprise-Inside Cakes

• <b>Author:</b> Amanda Rettke<p>From Amanda Rettke, founder of the popular blog I Am Baker, comes Surprise-Inside Cakes with recipes and techniques to make dozens of stunning, imaginative cakes for every occasion, each with something special inside.<p>Whether it’s a striking, all-white cake with a secret red …

Milan Expo 2015: Entertainment and (Some) Food for Thought

The first impression is, of course, quite overwhelming: from the start, the crowds waiting in line, the grand main boulevard, and the spectacular pavilions convey that we are witnessing a unique event. Despite the construction delays, lack of organization and, unfortunately, corruption, which …

23 Mexican Breakfasts That'll Make Every Morning A Freakin' Fiesta

Lexi Bites, Boulder Locavore, Gimme Some Oven, A Duck's Oven, Kitchen Nostalgia, Gringalicious<p>Good news: You can eat Mexican food for every meal. Tacos, burritos and enchiladas are all viable breakfast options. Quite often, all it takes is throwing an egg on top.<p>But there <i>are</i> more advanced methods …

Brew a Better Batch of Iced Tea: Don't Make These Mistakes

Whether you like it sweet or just plain strong, there are a few common mistakes you should avoid when making iced tea.<p>Whether you like it sweetened or strong, it's hard to deny the allure of a perfectly-chilled glass of iced tea. Bottled teas are often filled with preservatives and artificial …

Ice Cream

The Definitive Ranking of Starbucks' 6 New Frappuccino Flavors

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Frappuccino, Starbucks introduced six new Frappuccino flavors inspired by fans. Over twenty years ago, Starbucks employee Dina Campion noticed local coffee shops offering a variety of blended beverages, and Starbucks hopped on the trend. By the summer …

Strawberry Salad Pita Pizza

I am hooked on making pita bread pizzas. It's an easy and colorful meal that encourages the whole family to cook at home. For those that like to practice good portion control, one pita pizza serves four small slices (per person). This is a healthy and satisfying serving that will help keep our …

7 Things You Never Thought You Could Grill

As we do every year, we welcome the reemergence of grilling into our lives—dusting off the Smokey Joe (or, if you're lucky, a dreamy Big Green Egg), sneaking out and meeting equally sneaky friends early on Fridays, and generally enjoying the great outdoors. And just as you're setting yourself free …

Grilling

2016 BMW 7 Series slims down, techs up

New Flagship Hits Dealers This Fall, Priced From $81,400<p>BMW is finally pulling the wraps off its sixth-generation 7 Series. The flagship boasts a ton of improvements for 2016, including a smattering of onboard tech and weight reduction of 190 pounds.<p>The 7 Series uses a new internal structure called …

Oh yes, SPECTRE will be a car movie

The first full trailer for SPECTRE, the 24th James Bond movie, proves what we've suspected all along: This will be a movie for gearheads.<p>The first full trailer for the 24th James Bond movie, <i>SPECTRE</i>, just hit the internet. It's 60 seconds of action, intrigue, mystery, and adrenaline, as you'd …

4 Crazy-Good Kebab Recipes

Summer and skewers go hand-in-hand, so put one of these crowd-pleasing kebab recipes on your next party menu. Food is just more fun when it's served on a stick.<p><b>1. Honey, Lime & Sriracha Chicken Skewers</b><p>These chicken skewers marinated in honey, lime juice and Sriracha are every bit as good as they …

Here's what people eat for breakfast around the world

But breakfast foods vary wildly from place to place.<p>Inspired by a HostelBookers.com post by Victoria Philpott and a Quora post, we took a look at some classic breakfast choices from countries around the world.<p>Whether it's bread and cold cuts in Germany or baked cheese pancakes in Russia, each …

The 10 Most Delicious Spots for Cheese in Ski Country

Fresh powder is falling upon slopes across the country this week, so Curbed Ski put together a handy map of the ten best places to get a cheese fix before (or after) hitting the trail. Cheese shops like Reno's Wedge make gooey sandwiches and après ski cheese plates. Pretend you're in a lodge on the …

Time-Saving Tip: Ultra-Easy Tomato Sauce

At Trou Normand in San Francisco, chef Salvatore Cracco goes through 50 pounds of meat to make over five gallons of Bolognese sauce each week. Here, …

8 Ways Chefs Upgrade Meatballs

There are endless ways to vary a meatball, from the type of meat to the fillers and seasonings. Here are upgrades from eight great chefs.<p>Meatballs …

Could This Be the Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich? | Men's Health

The first method is utilitarian. The second is life-changing.<p><b>Spinach and Artichoke Dip Grilled Cheese</b><i><br>Recipe by Spencer Rubin, partner of Melt Shop restaurants in New York City</i><p>What you’ll need:<br>¾ stick salted butter, softened<br>2 Tbsp finely minced onion<br>1 garlic clove, minced<br>½ tsp salt<br>2 tsp all-purpose …

This Magical Melting Chocolate Bombe Is An Implosion Of Gooey Goodness

We've seen a lot of chocolate desserts in our day, but none quite as, ahem, <i>implosive</i> as this.<p>Behold: the chocolate caramel peanut bombe. This thing is a feat of engineering, science and most of all, deliciousness.<p>Basically, the dessert is a shell of chocolate candy with a delicious treat hidden …