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TT Culinary Institute: Spring Rolls

<i>For more lessons in cooking, check out the TT Culinary Institute.</i><p>Spring rolls are synonymous with takeout in the U.S. However, they have a long …

The Future Has Arrived With This Sushi Conveyor Belt Ride

Virtual reality has been around for decades, but the idea of immersive computerized simulation never really got much traction, for whatever reason. Now perhaps, this will all change: for sushi lovers, at any rate.<p>According to this Laughing Squid post, there is a new simulation for the Oculus Rift, …

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9 Picnic-Perfect Recipes

What better way to celebrate spring than with an outdoor feast? Think outside the lunchbox and try one of these delicious, easy-to-transport dishes for your next picnic.<p><b>1. Couscous Salad with Apricot Vinaigrette</b><p>This is the perfect side dish for a picnic: it's wonderfully light, takes mere minutes …

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The Esquire Guide To Salt

You could use a little more salt. Or at least better salt. Three kinds: a utility salt, a finishing salt, and homemade seasoned salt, which is way less fussy than it sounds.<p>Pantry staples create the foundation that supports every dish you make, and settling for mediocre products only undermines …

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9 Mexican Recipes Perfect for the Slow Cooker

Between the quick hustle of the food truck and the casual fun of make-your-own taco get togethers, it’s easy to forget that the process behind making …

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Almond & Coconut Cake: A Happy Accident

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Looking for salad and ending up with cake</i>—<i>my life in eight words.</i><p>I almost over-baked this cake. I was sitting on the couch with the …

Franklin Barbecue

• <b>Author:</b> Aaron Franklin & Jordan Mackay<p><b>A complete meat and brisket-cooking education from the country's most celebrated pitmaster and owner of the wildly popular Austin restaurant Franklin Barbecue.</b><p>When Aaron Franklin and his wife, Stacy, opened up a small barbecue trailer on the side of an Austin, …