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Big Fat Pupusas at El Salvador Restaurant in San Francisco

My temporary home in San Francisco's Mission district is known more for its abundance of tacos and burritos than its Salvadoran fare, but there's certainly plenty of it around, some of it quite good.<p>Where Mexico has its tacos, El Salvador has its pupusas. At <b>El Salvador Restaurant</b>, the pupusas are …

Foraged Flavor: All About Sumac

In September, summer moves into fall around the edges of the day. The nights grow cooler, then the chill tiptoes into the corners of the dusks and dawns.<p>As the days creep shorter, wild plants are changing, too. Ive been waiting for this time, scoping things out for months to try to guess at whether …

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How to Hack a Steamer

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three methods for steaming vegetables, no fancy kitchen tools needed.</i><p>Kitchen gadgets can be miracle workers -- just try making cherry pie without a …

These Apple Cider Recipes Embody Everything We Love About Fall

With fall well under way, it's time to fully embrace the season before it slips into winter, and we're all a lot colder and a lot sadder. One of the best, most quintessentially fall foods is of course, the humble apple, and if it's possible for anything to be more "fall" than an apple, it would be …

The Best Light Beer (And The Worst): Our Taste Test Results (PHOTOS)

No one drinks light beer for its great taste. But imagine for a moment that you actually cared about your light beer's flavor more than its ability to get you lit. If you're even mildly interested in this concept, you've come to the right place.<p>We blind-tasted 10 popular brands of light beer, and …

Google's Self-Driving Cars: A Quest for Acceptance

Robots can already outdrive humans. Now everyone needs to get out of their way.<p>Every morning, at about 8 a.m., Anthony Levandowski walks out of his house in Berkeley and folds his six-foot-six-inch frame into the driver's seat of his white Lexus. Levandowski is embarking on his daily commute to …

The Tri-Tip Torta from El Pollo Norteño in Santa Maria, CA

Santa Maria-style barbecue is not really barbecue in the traditional Southern sense of the word. There is meat that gets slow-cooked over fire—that much is the same—but the similarities end right there.<p>With traditional barbecue, large, tough cuts of meat like pork shoulder or a beef brisket are …

The Art of Honest Fried Chicken (A Lifestyle Choice)

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

20 Ways To Get Your Kimchi Fix

We have a giant, soft, garlicky spot in our hearts for Korean recipes, especially when there's kimchi involved. This fermented cabbage pickle ranges from sour to salty, funky to fiery and mellow to all-out stinky.<p>Kimchi is more than having a renaissance right now. It is turning up all over the …

10 best neighborhoods that tourists haven't found yet

You've got a little time to kill in the city you're visiting, and you're feeling adventurous. But you'd rather not go to the trendy neighborhood that everyone says is the must-do. After all, once all the tourists know about it, how authentic can it be?<p>Here's an intriguing alternative: the 10Best …

The World's Most Amazing Hikes

Machu Picchu on your bucket list? Take the back way.<p><b>See the complete list of the World's Most Amazing Hikes</b><p>How about seeing the jagged spikes of Patagonia's Monte Fitz Roy? Hike the shores of nearby Laguna Capri and take in the mountain's reflection in this turquoise alpine lake.<p>These are two of …

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Tag: Design News

Current Obsessions: The Spring Collection<p>by Gardenista Team<p>Trending on Remodelista: 5 Ideas for Sustainable Design<p>by Gardenista Team<p>Current …

The 10 Cheapest Cities In The World

When I was in Nicaragua in 2011, I had a friend who was renting a room with her boyfriend in Managua.<p>They each paid $25 per month for rent. The bus ride to their job cost 10 American cents.<p>Point being: There are places in the world where your dollar can go a very long way.<p>This is important. If …

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The Best Food You Can Eat In Every State

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider From sea to sea, America is jam-packed with amazing foods.<p>We searched for the top foods you should chow down on wherever you find yourself across the country.<p>Some dishes evolved from early immigrants and others were inspired by celebrities, but each contributes to the …

10 Great Vacations for Nature Lovers

Looking for a close encounter of the <i>herd</i> kind? These 10 destinations in the Americas deliver easy access to some of nature’s coolest wild …

There are thousands of taco shops, or taquerías, in Mexico City, but El Vilsito is a bit special. Not only are the tacos al pastor to die for, but by day it doubles up as an auto repair shop<p>In Mexico, small business owners and entrepreneurs often display high levels of ingenuity. Take the case of …

Best California hotels along the coast

Summer is almost over, which means it's time for one last getaway before the fall. Luckily for you, California has plenty of options to suit your taste. Whether you're looking for a rustic inn hidden away in the forest of Big Sur or a palatial beach front resort in Laguna Beach, there's something …

Bay Area Bike share launched yesterday! Woohoo! Now that you've gotten a chance to ogle the adorable mint-green bikes, here's everything you need to know about using SF's new public transit system. http://bit.ly/19T8mhg

California's best coastal walks

From its wild and rocky coast in the north to the south coast’s vast, sandy shores, the California coastline lures many to walk along the edge of the continent to gaze at the ocean. Sweeping coastal views are blocked in many cities, but wide-open hiking spaces abound nearby where anyone willing to …

Smoky Yellow Split Peas (Tamatar Chana Dal) from 'Indian Cooking Unfolded'

As <b>Raghavan Iyer</b> explains in his new cookbook, <i>Indian Cooking Unfolded</i>, dals are a cornerstone of Indian cuisine, especially when you're talking about vegetarian cooking. They're relatively easy to make, full of protein and fiber, and offer countless variations in spice and color. You could probably …

The Fight to Plan Dinner Better (With One Solution)

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: Nicholas wants to know how</i> you <i>plan dinner, and offers a solution of his own.</i><p>I have no faith in New Year's resolutions. (We have talked about this …

Pasta with Chorizo and Chickpeas

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>As co-chefs at Hog & Hominy in Memphis, Michael Hudman and Andy Ticer see each other daily, but the old friends still cook together on days off. “Andy does the steak,” says Hudman, “and I do the pasta.”<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 small shallots, …

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