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Soups Worth Making Recipe

I'm just home from Japan - thanks to an efficient series of buses, trains, planes, and one fabulously upholstered ferry. The trip started in Tokyo, …

Khao Soi - Thai Curry Noodles from Chiang Mai

FOR THE CURRY PASTE<p>5 large, whole dried red chiles (such as pasilla, ancho, or New Mexico), stemmed but not seeded<p>1/2 cup diced shallot<p>2 teaspoons …

BELGIUM + AMSTERDAM

// AMSTERDAM //<p>We rented an apartment in the Jordaan area, a great neighborhood, and I really loved having the extra space and kitchen. It was less …

Seitan Negimaki | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

<i>Make the seitan:</i><br>Place all the ingredients for the simmering broth in the pot and bring to a boil. In the meantime, make the seitan.<p>Combine wheat …

VEGGIE NAAN'WICH WITH FETA CHICKPEA MASH

VEGGIE NAAN'WICH WITH FETA CHICKPEA MASH // makes 4 sammys with a few extra naan<p>The chickpea mixture could be made in advance and kept covered in the …

Why You Should Eat More Watermelon

Summer means trips to the beach, family cookouts—and refreshing watermelon. I love it for its juicy sweetness, refreshing crunch, brilliant color, …

Nutrition

Mission Chinese Food-Style Tofu with Radish and Shiso – Recipe

<i>Mission Chinese Food-Style Tofu with Radish and Shiso</i>When my wife and I were in New York for the James Beard awards a few months ago, we were …

Warm Pasta Salad with Roasted Vegetables and Pesto Vinaigrette Recipe

I think we all make “clean out the fridge” dishes from time to time. Maybe you just got home from a long day at work without having had time to shop, …

Vietnamese Noodle Salad with Chickpeas and Rainbow Carrots

The dressing for this herb-laced salad is a simple combination of lime juice and sweet chile sauce, which can be found in Asian markets or the …

Supereasy Vegan: Rice-Paper Rolls Demystified

0<p>SHARES<p>The best part about my bi-monthly jaunt to the Asian grocery store isn’t just stocking up on potstickers, dried shiitakes, and chili sauce, …

Everyday Pad Thai | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 4 <br>Total time: 30 minutes || Active time: 30 minutes<p><i>Photo by Vanessa Rees</i><p>Here it is: the quintessential sweet and sour Thai noodle. Also, the …

QUINOA CAULIFLOWER PATTIES

Rinse the quinoa. Put the quinoa and 2 cups water in a medium pot. Bring it up to a boil, add a pinch of salt and pepper, turn it down to a simmer …

Rich Vegetable Broth

A flavorful broth is the foundation for delicious gravy. Browning only the onions adds enough color and “caramel” richness to support, but not …

Recipes

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

Eating out in Japanese: a guide to Japan's restaurants

The Japanese love to eat out, and the profusion of culinary options, even in the smallest towns, can be overwhelming. There’s something for every taste and budget, from humble slurp-and-go noodle stands, to refined traditional eateries serving seasonal fare. With Japan’s range of dishes and cooking …

The Science Behind Honey’s Eternal Shelf Life

Modern archeologists, excavating ancient Egyptian tombs, have often found something unexpected amongst the tombs’ artifacts: pots of honey, thousands …

What Makes a Great Mocktail?

Hey, we know you enjoy a stiff old-fashioned or an extra extra extra dry martini as much as the next imbiber, but sometimes going for the hard stuff just isn't an option. But that doesn't mean you want to get stuck slurping on cranberry juice and soda water either. Wouldn't it be great if you could …

Vegetarian Fish Sauce

<i>*Please VOTE HERE for TCV for TheKitchn.com's Best Recipe Blog award. This is the finals, y'all!</i> <i>Everyone is allowed one vote by 2/13; t</i><i>ell all your</i> …

Tofu Hot Wings + Greek Yogurt Bleu Cheese Dressing

<i>*Please VOTE HERE for TCV for TheKitchn.com's Best Recipe Blog award. This is the finals, y'all!</i> <i>Everyone is allowed one vote by 2/13; t</i><i>ell all your</i> …

Moroccan-Style Spicy Carrot Dip Recipe

Spicy, pungent harissa and briny olives balance the sweetness of puréed glazed carrots.<p><b>Note:</b> Harissa is a Tunisian spice pasted made from piri-piri peppers. It can be found in cans or bottles in most major supermarkets or specialty grocers.<p><b>Read more: Moroccan-Style Spicy Carrot Dip</b><p>Ingredients2 …

Spicy and Chunky Baba Ghanoush Recipe

<b>Read more: Sauced: Spicy and Chunky Baba Ghanoush</b><p>Ingredients2 large globe eggplants (about 2 pounds)1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for brushing and serving3 tablespoons lemon juice from 2 lemons1 tablespoons tahini2 teaspoons hot paprika1 teaspoon freshly minced garlic (about 1 medium …

Hawaiian-Style Sesame Cabbage Salad

1 large head green cabbage, shredded into 1⁄4-inch ribbons<p>6–8 scallions, white and green parts, sliced thin (about 2 cups)<p>1⁄4 cup mirin<p>1⁄4 cup rice …

The 10 Salad Dressings to Know

Without dressing, salad would be extremely dry (and boring). Having a repertoire of dressings on hand can save your leafy greens and give them a bit of personality. Here are the 10 essential salad dressings to know -- just add lettuce.<p>More from Food52<p>• 9 Summer Salads<p>• Quinoa and Vegetable Chorizo …

Chorizo

Tokyo on a budget: tips for making your yen go further

You don’t have to live off vending-machine coffee and rice to experience the grandeur and excitement of Japan’s singular capital. Here are our tips for doing Tokyo a budget.<p>Finding a place to stay<p>Shop around online months ahead for Tokyo accommodation, as rates can fluctuate dramatically. The best …

Pumpkin, sweet potatoes, garlic, and miso – all in one hot steaming bowl. RECIPE: Miso Pumpkin Soup - http://thekitc.hn/1er7fHy

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …