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French Sodas Taste Like Liquid Creamsicles, and We Are Here for It

Oui, the most refreshing (and fizzy!) drink of the summer has arrived. Find out how to make one at home.<p>We all want to live life like we’re on vacation in France, and though that is sadly not possible, we’ve found a way you can be one step closer: French sodas. The combination of fizzy water, …

Ice Cream

Prague city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in the Czech capital

Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires, is one of the most beautiful capitals in Europe. It’s a city of contradictions: a frontier of the modern West …

European Travel

The 10 Best Day Trips From Vienna, Austria

Vienna is surrounded by beauty, culture, and history. Close to Slovakia, the Czech Republic, and Hungary, it affords travelers plenty of great …

European Travel

Recipe: Easy Skillet Meatloaf — Recipes from The Kitchn

No dish has taken more tinkering than meatloaf. We've perfected a classic, made turkey tempting, and even eliminated the meat all together in favor …

Recipes

Forget Paris—This Tiny Town Is the Unofficial Food Capital of Europe

As I drift in and out of a jet-lagged haze during our drive from Frankfurt airport to Baiersbronn, a small town in Germany, I'm confused by the …

European Travel

This mushroom bolognese is so rich it made the Fortune 500

Let’s not mince words: This here is one of the most delicious dishes I’ve had the pleasure of eating all year. It’s a mushroom bolognese tagliatelle …

Recipes

10 of the best rooftop bars in Europe: readers’ travel tips

Winning tip: Skajo, Freiburg, Germany<p>I had a couple of hours to spend in Freiburg while my bike was being repaired, but no energy left to sightsee. The guy at the cycle shop suggested I visit Skajo rooftop bar, in the old centre of Freiburg. Skajo provided a cooling breeze, cold beer and a …

Dance Off

62 Canning Recipes Like Grandma Used to Make

These vintage canning recipes bring back happy memories of our grandmothers. One taste of these preserves or pickles and you’ll be sitting right back …

Food Preservation

Archaeologists uncover remains of man crushed as he fled Pompeii

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man managed to escape the first eruptive fury of Vesuvius in A.D. 79, only to be crushed beneath a block of stone hurled by an explosive volcanic cloud, new excavations at the site suggest.<p>Archeologists working at the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, Italy, found the man's remains almost …

Archaeology

12 Hearty Meals with Lentils

Dried lentils are one of the very best pantry staples. No matter which variety you prefer, lentils are wonderfully versatile. They know no season, …

Breton Butter Cake Recipe - Kouign Amann

Sprinkle the yeast and 1 teaspoon sugar over the warm water and allow the yeast to dissolve for 5 minutes. Stir the flour into the yeast mixture …

Baking

25 of Our Favorite Quick-Cooking Soups

One of the best things about fall is the return of soup season. There are few things more comforting on a chilly evening than a warm bowl of soup …

Exploring Vienna, Austria

Homo Deus<p>This is a great book! I’ve recently added it to my Kit.com list, where I have a lot of my other favorite books listed, including the prequel …

European Travel

Discover the Beauty of One of Vienna's Oldest Neighborhoods

A neighborhood of Neubau, Vienna’s Bohemian 7th district, St. Ulrich is has a unique charm and boasts some of the hippest haunts in the city. …

Vinyl Records

4 thermal baths that will convince you to book a flight to Budapest ASAP

The end of summer always initially feels like a bummer, but once you’ve gotten over your summer scaries, it’s basically nothing but blue skies, …

An Appetizer So Good It Should Be Dinner

When you’re invited to a friend’s house for dinner, it’s impolite to gobble so many of the hors d’oeuvres that you have no room for the rest of the meal.<p>But the stuffed, roasted mini sweet peppers that my friend Meline Toumani made were so ridiculously tasty that I just didn’t have the will to …

Recipes

Rhubarb-Oat Crisp With Buttery Crumb Topping

• Heat the oven to 350 F (180 C/Gas 4).<br>• Butter an 8-inch square baking dish.<br>• In a mixing bowl, combine the brown sugar, flour, oats, melted butter, and …

Baking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Make Pickled Eggs in Every Natural Color & Flavor Under the Sun

You know how people say salt your pasta water so it tastes like the sea? And if you don't, no matter how much you salt your pasta sauce, you're sort of already screwed? Pickling eggs has a similar effect. <b>You can add all the vinegar you want to your egg salad, but using pickled eggs will always be</b> …

50 Antipasti

Start your meal with some of these Italian appetizers.<p>Ralph Smith<p>Clockwise from top left: Pecorino with Honey (No. 46), Rosemary-Lemon Frico (No. …

Italian Food

Fix this mushroom, cheese and polenta gratin recipe for Meatless Monday

Here's a quick polenta tip: Cook it in the oven. In this recipe, polenta is slowly cooked in the oven to make a simple gratin, the creamy dish topped with a variety of mushrooms, fresh rosemary and Fontina cheese.<p>Try polenta once in the oven, and you might find you'll never want to labor over the …

Wonder Ways: 5 hiking routes out of Rome

<b>(CNN) —</b> Rome is a magnet for visitors, but sometimes they struggle to escape its pull. That could change with the launch of a new collection of pilgrimage routes that begin or end in the Italian capital.<p>The "Italian Wonder Ways" radiate outward from Rome, taking modern day-pilgrims through the …

Italy

Journey to the Bottom of the World: Driving in South America’s Patagonia Region

You could be alone here. Beautifully alone.<p>Patagonia is the continental Atlantis that humanity forgot to populate, where jagged mountain peaks shoot into the sky unbowed by millions of years of gale-force winds, and glaciers get bigger with time. This southernmost stretch of South America is one of …

Border Crossings

9 independent adventures in Patagonia

From glaciers and peaks to whales and Welsh heritage: discover Patagonia's most exciting adventures<p>1. Argentina's Wild Coast<p><i>Best for: Marine</i> …

South America

7 Best Cocktails to Drink While Cooking Weeknight Dinners

You can do better than cracking open a beer.<p>There’s something wonderfully therapeutic about cooking dinner after a long day. There’s something even …

Cocktails

Homemade Hot Giardiniera

10 Italian Sausage Recipes

Looking for the missing link to easy weeknight meals? Try these hearty, delicious recipes.Check out this roundup of the best sausage brands before …

Italian Food

36 Old-Fashioned Casseroles You’ll Love for Sunday Dinner

Take it easy this Sunday and bake up one of these timeless casserole classics. Get ready for cheesy, creamy, all-in-one deliciousness that couldn’t …

Cooking

If You Only Bake One Dessert This Spring, Make It This

Rhubarb is an odd fruit. To begin with, it's actually a vegetable — a vegetable with poisonous leaves. The stalks are crisp and juicy, with a vegetal …

Dessert

Make These Easy Salt & Vinegar Cucumbers All Summer Long

When you're in need of something crisp and refreshing alongside whatever you're serving — be it grilled shrimp or a roast chicken — let this be your …

Recipes