Marybell Cuevas

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Green onions: The unheralded, phytonutrient-rich super food

They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away. That depends on the type of apple -- some varieties are better for you than others.<p>Jo Robinson, author …

Peaches Roasted in Amaretto

<b>Ingredients</b>:<p>4 peaches<br>• 1/4 cup amaretto<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• Crème fraîche or Fior di Latte Gelato, for serving<p><b>Directions</b>:<p>1. Preheat the broiler to high.<p>2. …

Lebanese Style Salsa

This salsa fresca comes in handy when someone is intolerant to cilantro and the mint and parsley mixture gives it a very unique flavor that goes well …

Recipes

4 tips for keeping food fresh

<i>Food scientist Shirley Corriher, author of</i> CookWise: The Whys & Hows of Successful Cooking, The Secrets of Cooking Revealed<i>, shares four tips for</i> …

Transform fruits, vegetables and herbs into homemade liqueurs

The next time you get home from the farmers market with bagfuls of strawberries, bell peppers and fennel, head straight to the liquor cabinet instead …

Pesto alla Genovese

• 1 large bunch of fresh basil leaves<br>• 4 cloves garlic, peeled<br>• 1 teaspoon pine nuts<br>• 5 to 6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil (preferably Ligurian)<br>• 3/4 cup …

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes with Ricotta

For these simple yet stunning crostini, roasted cherry tomatoes are paired with fresh, creamy ricotta, which also acts as an anchor for the tomatoes, …

How Today's Computers Weaken Our Brain

At 10 <i>P.M.</i> on September 22, 1912, Franz Kafka, then a twenty-nine-year-old lawyer, sat down at his typewriter in Prague and began to write. He wrote and wrote, and eight hours later he had finished “Das Urteil” (“The Judgment”).<p>Kafka wrote in his diary, “I was hardly able to pull my legs out from …

Food Fighter

Does Whole Foods’ C.E.O. know what’s best for you?<p>John Mackey, the co-founder and chief executive of Whole Foods Market, refers to the company as his child—not just his creation but the thing on earth whose difficulties or downfall it pains him most to contemplate. He also sees himself as a “daddy” …

Brain Gain

The underground world of “neuroenhancing” drugs.<p>A young man I’ll call Alex recently graduated from Harvard. As a history major, Alex wrote about a dozen papers a semester. He also ran a student organization, for which he often worked more than forty hours a week; when he wasn’t on the job, he had …