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The Ultimate Secret to the Best Chicken Wings

Chicken wings bring us together. Perhaps it's the silent understanding that we're all going to momentarily abandon any social grace and etiquette at …

Country Lifestyle

Six of the best winter soup recipes

Add borscht, caldo verde or chestnut and bacon soup to your repertoire<p><b><br>Borscht (main picture)</b><p>Although borscht is most commonly associated with Russian or Ukrainian cuisine, it has been adopted into Georgian culture. Borscht often features cabbage, but here it’s replaced by apple and fennel, which …

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Top 10 hiking trails on the USA’s East Coast

Beyond the big cities, the eastern USA is criss-crossed with glorious hiking trails that take you from lush forests to mountain meadows, or from …

A Spiced, Roasted Broccoli That Will Be Your New Favorite Side Dish

We all know that roasting your favorite vegetables helps boost flavor, but when you add the richness of The Spice Hunter Garam Marsala with garlic, chilies, and broccoli you’ll create an umami-laden side dish that’s meant to be savored. Finish off with a garnish of chopped fresh mint and roasted …

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Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit

Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 475°. Grate frozen butter using large holes of a box grater. Toss together grated …

Best Hikes in Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park<p>Grand Canyon National Park is one of America's most stunning natural sights, and ranks among its top outdoor destinations. …

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Better Than Takeout: Four Chinese Food Recipes to Make at Home

For many of us, Christmas Eve (and/or Christmas itself) wouldn’t be the same without Chinese food. But in place of the MSG-laden, refined …

Hipster counterparts of America's most popular national parks

Visiting America's most popular national parks, especially in summer, is quickly becoming a gamble. Will it be one of your favorite memories, or will …

21 Genius Breakfast Recipes for Brighter Mornings

Breakfasts have always been among the more enduring and life-improving Genius Recipes—the olive oil & maple granola loved fervently by all, the oatmeal ratio you should memorize, the 15-second shortcut to custardy scrambled eggs. Here are 21 ways to start your day with your kitchen giving you a …

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10 Best Campgrounds in the Parks

There are few better traditions in the United States than taking to the road and pulling into a national park campground for a few nights of adventure. Of course, the parks can be crowded, so the best spots to pitch a tent are off the beaten trail, where they immerse you a bit deeper into the …

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20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 2

Mackerel kebabs from Turkey, chicken and sumac casserole from Palestine, ful medames from Syria – we continue our culinary travels across the Middle East<p>20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 1 20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 3 20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 4<p>Claudia Roden’s bell peppers …

Best Steak Marinade Ever

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>⅓ cup of soy sauce.<br>½ cup of olive oil.<br>⅓ cup of fresh lemon juice.<br>¼ cup of worcestershire sauce.<br>1 ½ tbsps of garlic powder.<br>3 tbsps of …

Your New Favorite Chicken Recipe

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. There are whole swaths of New York City in which Peruvian chicken is as important a …

5 hard-to-kill indoor plants to get your urban jungle started

Try as you might, some people wind up with a home garden that looks more like a plant cemetery than a Pinterest board (guilty!). But there’s good …

Tilapia with Smoked Paprika Butter and Broccoli in Foil Packets Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Looking for some inspiration for manageable dinners this fall, ones that are …

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20 Hearty Soup Recipes for Fall Lunches & Dinners

Is soup the perfect lunch? It's a convenient make-ahead meal, and it brings a touch of home to your desk with its warm nourishment. But there's just …

Eight Great Homemade Veggie Burgers

Everyone should have a great veggie burger recipe in their repertoire, and the good news is there are infinite ways to go about it. A base of …

Cooking

Off-grid camping just got so much better with these solar-powered teardrop trailers

Explorers could venture way off the grid thanks to a new collaboration between teardrop trailer maker Vistabule and solar power company Sunflare. …

The 12 Best Backcountry Huts in America

Basecamp the right way: at this 1971 cabin on the edge of a bowl overlooking Alaska’s Talkeetnas.<p>Poke your head out the front door of this hut for a …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Put down the frying pan: You are probably making scrambled eggs the wrong way

<b>By Kate Krader</b>It’s hard to think of a dish as elemental as scrambled eggs. The only requirements for the original two-ingredient recipe (if you don’t …

Breakfast

This Crazy Delicious Eggs Benedict Sandwich Is the Best Way to Start Your Morning

Try this simple take on a classic breakfast<p>There's nothing wrong with embracing the concept of brunch—and there's no brunch meal more classic than eggs benedict. And while it may seem like a fancy meal that's hard to pull off, this sandwich recipe keeps things simple.<p>Plus, eggs are loaded with …

The Dreamer’s Chair Blends Mid-Century & Modern Design

Posted in Seating and Space<p>Crafted from solid American black walnut, the mid-century design inspired Dreamer’s Chair from Southern California’s Sean …

Fill Your OtterBox Elevation 64 Growler & Go

Posted in Gear<p>Colorado-based OtterBox makes durable goods. So it stands to reason they’d try their hand at designing some Yeti-esque drinkware. And …

For Those About To Crock: a Cast Iron Cookset from Barebones

Posted in Camping and Gear and Kitchen<p>The benefits of cast iron cooking are well known but you should also know about Utah’s Barebones Living, …

10 Bits of Cooking Savvy We Picked Up Hanging Out in the Kitchen

In the same way that I'm in awe of friends who have learned new languages by "immersion"—but how do you <i>start</i>, I've wondered? And what keeps you from just, you know, staying silent for all of eternity?—I am also confounded by older, wiser, better cooks who tell me that I'll learn to cook by, well,</i> …

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14 One-Pot Chicken Recipes for Easy, Breezy Weeknight Dinners

When you're trying to eat well during the week, it's always important to think about minimizing the amount of clean up you'll have to do after making dinner. The last thing you want to do is clean up half your kitchen after working a full day. One-pot meals, then, are absolutely the way to go. …

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Step 1<p>1. Heat oil in a large Dutch oven over medium-high. Add onion; sauté 5 minutes. Stir in salt, paprika, turmeric, and garlic; cook 1 minute. Add …

Try this quick and easy oven-steamed salmon recipe for dinner tonight

If you're a salmon fan, this recipe from former Food columnist Russ Parsons is one of the easiest dishes you can make: Heat the oven to 250 degrees. Place the salmon on a baking sheet and slide it in the oven over a pan of boiling water. That's it. The salmon will be ready in about 20 minutes, when …

Seafood

You’ve Never Seen an Omelet Like This

Step 1<p>Separate the egg whites and yolks and place in two medium-sized bowls. Whisk egg whites until soft peaks form (when you hold up the whisk, the …

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