Mili Narayen

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Meet The Super Oil That's Better Than Coconut

Just when we thought we'd gotten our yearly/lifely dose of skin and hair oils, another super ingredient recently slipped across our desks: mongongo …

Skin Care

Garlic with Everything

When my late wife Jane Kenyon and I moved to New Hampshire in 1975, we often drove to Tilton, where my aunt and uncle lived. On the way, we passed a small white building labeled <i>ITALIAN RESTAURANT</i>, and underneath, repeated on each side of the front door, in letters only slightly smaller: no garlic …

New Hampshire

How to Cook With...Lava (Our First Lava Recipe Ever!)

Got a car-sized furnace and a few hundred pounds of billion-year-old volcanic rock lying around? Then you'll want to try this, history's first recipe for cooking over man-made lava<p>Earlier this year, Londoner Sam Bompas made news around the world when he enlisted two upstate New York professors to …

Michelangelo’s Handwritten 16th-Century Grocery List

<i>Click for larger image</i><p>I admit to having a hard time keeping grocery lists. Do I write them by hand? If so, do I do it in a dedicated notebook, on a …

7!

Posted by | November 3, 2014<p>It’s our biggest and most exciting event of the year! Mark your calendars – <b>Greenpointers Holiday Market</b> is happening on</b> …

A Taste of the Holidays with Mulled Wine

With the crackling of the fireplace or the knocking of the radiators you know the winter is upon us. In with the winter cool air also comes the …

How To Make Spice-Infused Mulled Wine– It’s So Easy With This Recipe!

If you’re looking for a little *extra* holiday cheer, look no further than this delicious mulled wine! Warm, spiced wine is very popular in different …

If plants can survive at Chernobyl, could they grow in space?

Hazardous space radiation might not be such a big deal for the green-thumbed astro-farmer of the future, biologists have discovered, as plants have …

The Best Global Shopping Trips to Take in Your Lifetime

Anthropologie's buyer-at-large and former star of Man Shops Globe, Keith Johnson, shares his favorite world markets.<p>It's no secret we love to shop at <i>BAZAAR</i>. That combined with an overwhelming sense of wanderlust as of late (summer is just around the corner, after all), we're looking to make a …

Loving Locavores: Cook This Butterflied Chicken Roasted Over Bread From Portlandia's New Cookbook!

"Portland, Oregon, is a food town." This definitive statement appears on page one of the new <i>Portlandia Cookbook: Cook Like a Local</i> ($19; amazon.com), …

Bjarne Melgaard: Brink of Hysteria

Bjarne Melgaard goes wherever his curiosity takes him, taboos and niceties be damned. For the 2014 Whitney Biennial, he contributed a room-size loungepopulated with sex dolls and furnished with sofas alongside sculptures of deranged faces; YouTube videos of fighting bears and dogs flickered on the …

The Surreal World

In 1984, Dominique de Menil staged an enormous exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris, offering art lovers, for the first time, an in-depth look at the vast collection she and her husband, John, had assembled. The more than 600 works on view ranged from a paleolithic bone carving dating from …

Today's green kick: 1 cup kale, 1 cup baby spinach, 1 stalk celery leaves on, 1 small beetroot, 1 carrot, 1 orange, 2 cups green coconut water, 1 teaspoon of chia seeds an 1 Synergy Natural Supergreens. Was yummi! #greenjuice #juiceforjuly #vitamix #greensmoothie #healthdrink #cleanse #detox #healthylife #healthyfood #raw #rawfood #vegan #veganfood #foodie #healthcoach #healthkick #diet #diettips #movenourishbelieve #nutrition

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>The countdown to Thanksgiving is officially on! If you're looking for a few out-of-the-box ideas for what to serve on Turkey Day -- be it hasselback …

An Interview With Food Revolutionary Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan is a food activist, journalist, and bestselling author whose books, like <i>The Omnivore's Dilemma</i>, <i>Food Rules: An Eater's Manual</i>, and <i>In Defense of Food</i>, have revolutionized the way Americans think about food. What you may not realize is that Pollan is a man obsessed by live-fire cooking …

TO BE A COOK – AN HONORABLE PROFESSION

Walking down the street in my hometown back in the late-1960’s; an old acquaintance stopped me to say hello; “So, what are you doing with yourself?” …

Can eating meat be eco-friendly?

<b>Every year we raise and eat 65 billion animals, that's nine animals for every person on the globe, and it's having a major impact on our planet. So what meat should we eat if we want to be eco-friendly carnivores? Is it better to buy beef or chicken, free range or factory farmed? As Dr Michael</b> …

10 Cooking Gadgets for Kitchen Geeks | Epicurious.com | Epicurious.com

<i>Modernist Cuisine</i> director and Seattle Food Geek blogger <b>Scott Heimendinger</b>, stopped by our offices with Sansaire, a sous vide immersion circulator he …

The Future of Food Preservation

From the farm to the dinner plate, here's where food gets lost.<p><b>Every year,</b> the planet loses nearly a third of its food—a staggering 1.4 billion tons. That’s according to a 2011 United Nations study that assessed food networks in 152 countries. The researchers’ results reveal where in the …

Watercress Is The Healthiest Vegetable? Carrot is #26? Here’s A Chart To Memorize.

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Summer Fruit Crisp

8 Servings<p>Master the wondrously light, streusel-like topping of this bubbly baked summer fruit crisp.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Oat Topping<p>⅓ cup all-purpose flour<p>¼ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup old-fashioned oats, divided<p>½ cup (1 stick) chilled unsalted butter, cut into …

How to Make a Summer Fruit Galette (And Why You Should)

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: Pie is great. Galettes are better. Associate Editor Marian Bull is here to explain why.</i><p>We all know how wonderful and lovely and perfect pie is. It is butter’s highest …

Perfect Porterhouse Steak

4 Servings<p>This is chef Bobby Flay's recipe for the perfect Porterhouse steak. With a steak this thick, you need to season liberally; when Flay demonstrated for us, the surface of the meat was virtually white from salt.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 2”-thick Porterhouse steak, trimmed (about 2 lb.)<p>1 …

Recipes

New Yorkers are paying up to $9 to sip on a cup of artisanal bone broth Brodo

The bone broth revolution: Why New Yorkers are paying up to $9 to sip on a cup of artisanal meat stock<p>There is a new hot drink in town and it has …

A Gluten-Free Apple Crumble Pie to Keep All Your Guests Fed

<i>We're teaming up with Squarespace to get to know a few of our favorite bloggers a little bit better. And since it's Pie Week, that means we're getting to know them through pie. (Bonus: We're giving away a PieBox Gift Set and a yearlong Squarespace subscription! See below for details.)</i><p><i>Today: Lindsey</i> …

The Mid-Winter Margarita

<i>We’re strong proponents of having a good home bar. Welcome to Cocktail Hour, where we’ll show you the best ways to put your liquor cabinet to use. This cocktail is brought to you by thebar.com.</i><p><i>Today: The quickest -- and most delicious -- way to make it</i> not <i>feel like November.</i><p>Margaritas -- like fried …

Daikon and 11 Ways Use It

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: A large root (which also happens to be the literal translation of its name) to use in more ways than you thought possible.</i><p>Daikon is a radish, so it’s a member of the brassica …

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Drink Lover

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/2014-gift-guide-drink<p>article<p>Whether you're looking for a little something to bring to a party or a showstopping …

Savoy Cocktail Book: Retro Recipes for Drinks from the 1920s-1930s

For all its blessings and fascinations, retromania is easily at its most delicious when it comes to vintage food and drink, from the cocktails of <i>Mad Men</i> to yesteryear’s bizarre food concoctions. But there’s hardly a better way to add some vintage class to your life than with the <b>Savoy Cocktail Book</b> …