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Cucumber and Lettuce Vichyssoise from 'River Cottage Veg'

Chilled potato-leek soup, or <i>Vichyssoise</i>, is an excellent budget dish to have up one's sleeve. At its most basic, the soup's humble ingredients combine to form a silky, luxurious meal far greater than the sum of its parts. In other words: I eat it quite a bit. But I'd never heard of anything like</b> …

Justin Burdett's Chilled English Pea Soup with Garlic Cream & Pickled Ramps

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A chilled soup that (finally) feels like soup -- thanks to a clever cooking technique and some seductive spring trimmings.</i><p>Cold soup is, more often than not, a …

Thai Quinoa Salad with Fresh Herbs and Lime Vinaigrette

Ingredients<p>For the Salad<p>1 cup quinoa, rinsed (or pre-washed)<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 red bell pepper, cut into bite-sized strips<br>• 1 carrot, peeled and …

Farro and Cucumber Salad

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 50 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup farro<p>Kosher salt<p>2 cups 1-inch pieces pumpernickel bread<p>5 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>Freshly ground black pepper<p>1 teaspoon caraway seeds<p>1 tablespoon white wine vinegar<p>1 teaspoon Dijon mustard<p>1/2 teaspoon honey<p>3 small or 1 large …

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Long Exposure Photographs of Fireflies in the Forests of Nagoya City by Yume Cyan | Colossal

<p>For the last month or so photographer Yume Cyan has been shooting some magical long exposure photographs of fireflies in a forested area around …

Fashionable Cat Model Gets All Dressed Up, Poses for Photographs

<b>A freelance writer</b> turned photographer, Joan Biondi adopted a cat that was left for dead in a garbage can—she soon realized that her new feline …

Watch Gordon Ramsay Give Up on Delusional Restaurant Owners in ‘Kitchen Nightmares’

On Friday night's episode of <i>Kitchen Nightmares</i>, shouty chef <b>Gordon Ramsay</b> <b>quit for the first time ever</b> in the show's 82-episode history. Amy and Samy Bouzaglo — owners of <b>Amy's Baking Company</b> in Scottsdale, Arizona — blamed everyone for their troubles, including "haters" and "bloggers," but not …