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Indian Spices 101: How to Work With Dry Spices

Many of my friends, new to Indian food, think that it's all spice and fire. But that's not true. Sure, there are spices, but it's not all chili. It's cumin, cinnamon, cardamom; fragrant spices, robust ones, peppery ones. And they're used carefully and thoughtfully. Each has its own aroma and adds …

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How to Make Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Stephanie Le from I Am a Food Blog introduces us to the perfect addition to toast and coffee -- and it only calls for two ingredients.</i><p>I …

10 Foolproof Ways to Know When Your Meat Is Cooked

Is it done yet? When it comes to grilling or smoking, that's the, er, burning question. Even the most seasoned grillers and smokers sometimes experience a twinge of uncertainty when it comes to gauging the doneness of a particular meat or seafood.<p>One of our missions at BarbecueBible.com is to help …

Mancakes - Bacon, Green Onion, & Cheddar Corn Pancakes Recipe - Father's Day Brunch

National Geographic Travel

'Spring Forward' With These 12 Quick Brunch Recipes

These 12 quick brunch recipes are perfect to make when you've lost an hour of sleep (thanks Daylight Savings!).

Breakfast

29 Exciting Ways To Eat Meatballs

Get your mind out of the gutter.

27 Healthy Versions Of Your Kids' Favorite Foods

You're not lying about the vegetables in these recipes. You're just withholding information.

The Food Lab Lite: The Best Spanish-Style Garlic Shrimp (Gambas al Ajillo)

Sweet shrimp in garlicky olive oil is just about the ideal tapas bar snack. The sweet shrimp and garlic aroma go perfectly with a nice sherry, while the leftover oil at the bottom of the earthenware dish is the ideal sopping-up liquid for good Spanish bread. It's also one of those dishes that, even …

Recipe: Rosemary & Lemon Chicken Minestrone Soup

Lemon & Rosemary Chicken Minestrone Soup<p>Makes 6 1-cup servings<p>1/2 pound ground chicken <br>1 lemon, zested and juiced <br>2 sprigs rosemary, leaves stripped …

Seared Scallops with Avocado and Daikon

Make this salad without plating anxiety: Treat the daikon rounds like a deck of cards and let them fall where they may.<p>Ingredients<p>½ medium daikon (Japanese white radish; about 12 ounces) or 4 radishes, very thinly sliced on a mandoline<p>1 tablespoon white wine vinegar or white balsamic vinegar<p>1 …

Seafood

Sautéed Kale with Lime Pickle

This is not your usual garlic-and-oil sauté: Lime pickle brings a spicy and pungent kick.<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons ghee (clarified butter) or unsalted butter<p>1 large shallot, thinly sliced into rings<p>2 bunches curly or Tuscan kale, ribs and stems removed, leaves torn into 2” pieces<p>2 tablespoons …

Recipes

Red Wine-Braised Short Ribs

These short ribs are even better when they're allowed to sit overnight.<p>Ingredients<p>5 pounds bone-in beef short ribs, cut crosswise into 2-inch pieces<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>3 medium onions, chopped<p>3 medium carrots, peeled, chopped<p>2 celery stalks, …

Recipes

Secrets of the Maya Otherworld

<b>On the edge of a small cornfield near the ruined Maya city of Chichén Itzá, in the sparse shade of</b> a tropical tree, a voice ricochets wildly up the mouth of a well. <i>“¡Lo vi! ¡Lo vi!”</i> the shout proclaims. “I saw it, I saw it!” <i>“¡Sí, es verdad!</i> Yes, it’s true!”<p>Leaning over the mouth of the well, …

Mexico

Tour One of Iceland's Incredible Geothermal Plants

The Svartsengi geothermal power plant produces 75 Mw of energy, provides thousands of homes with hot water, and created a hot lagoon that became a tourist attraction.

Hydroelectric Power

National Geographic Travel

Autumn Sunrise in the Smokies

What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

Employment

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

Baking
Sailing

Surreal Photo Manipulations by Caras Ionut | Colossal

<p>Photo artist Caras Ionut lives in the world of Photoshop where he digitally assembles surreal landscapes and portraits using largely his own …

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>Though living in a glass house certainly isn't for everyone, many people who look forward to their dream modern home see a vision...<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>Paris, …

Architecture

ROBOCOP Poster - Crime Has A New Enemy

Spider-Man and Black Cat Cosplay: Fancy Meeting You Here

STAR WARS: EPISODE VII to Be Released in December 2015!