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Green Goddess Sandwiches • The Bojon Gourmet

They say bad things happen in threes and this summer I seem to have reached my quota. First there was my pain in the neck, then a bout of poison oak. …

Homemade Flour Tortillas

Following yesterdays Crispy Cauliflower Tacos, I thought I’d share our favorite recipe for homemade flour tortillas. This is one of those situations …

Seared Beef Salad with Thai Flavors | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Thai-style ingredients make this salad vivid and light. Here, they’re paired with quickly marinated and briefly sautéed beef to make a simple, satisfying meal. Serve with fresh spring rolls purchased from an Asian restaurant or specialty-food store.<p><b>Seared Beef Salad with Thai Flavors</b><p>1 lb. beef top …

Grilled Flatbread

Makes 8 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dough<p>2 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast<p>4 3/4 cups all-purpose flour plus more tfor dusting<p>2 1/4 cups whole wheat flour<p>2 tablespoons kosher salt<p>1/2 cup sour cream<p>Vegetable oil (for brushing)<p>Topping Suggestions<p>Ancho Chile Oil, Green Charmoula, and grated Cotija …

Recipes

Grilling: Merguez Sandwiches with Caramelized Onions, Manchego, and Harissa Mayonnaise

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>I was pretty damn happy with my merguez links, so much so that I wrote an epic post on sausage making in their honor. Still, whatever excitement I had about those juicy, earthy, and spicy lamb sausages paled in comparison to how …

Yoga Pants Defiant: My Crusade Against the Cult of Casual

On a flight home to London from San Diego, I sat next to a well-dressed European woman, who, after several hours, felt comfortable enough to ask me a very pointed question.<p>"Why are so many American women always in yoga pants?"<p>I did a quick mental "street view" of the Grand Boulevards of the …

Grilled Mushrooms with Fried Sage and Poached Egg Yolks

6 Servings<p>May 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons olive oil plus more for sage<p>1/2 cup (loosely packed) fresh sage leaves<p>3 pounds large mushrooms (such as hen of the woods, chanterelle, and porcini), cleaned, stems trimmed<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>6 large eggs<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Pour oil into a …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Grilled Figs With Homemade Lavender Crème Fraîche

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is here.</i><p><i>Today: Grilled figs that are waiting to be your next dessert -- plus the best crème fraîche you'll ever …

Grilling

Toronto International Film Festival Preview: ‘The Fifth Estate,’ More

What to See<p>This year’s TIFF, which kicks off today, is the biggest in the world, with 288 films, many of which will go on to awards glory. So what to …

12 Must-Have Fall Accessories

To Haircut or Not to Haircut, That Is the Question

"It's the eyebrows," everyone would tell my younger self, when they remarked on my resemblance to a young Jennifer Connelly. As a 13-year-old, this was not well-received. But after a plucking binge that left me with a chunk missing, I learned to accept my bushy brows. That was until Lily Collins …

FBI Report: Agency Couldn't Prevent the Boston Bombings

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The FBI's internal investigation into the lead-up to the Boston Marathon Bombings concluded that the …

Chilled Cucumber and Kefir Soup Recipe by Debra Smith

<b>Enjoy a chilled cucumber and kefir soup. Perfect for these hot summer days when you just want something simple and cooling.</b><br>By Debra Smith<p>I used the …

Shaved Zucchini Salad with Almonds & Asiago | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Midway through summer, after I’ve enjoyed plenty of zucchini — sautéed, grilled, puréed in soup, and shredded in pancakes — I’m ready for a change but still flush with zukes. Shaving raw zucchini for this pretty salad is inspired relief! I like to use a mixture of green and golden zucchini; be sure …

Peach Thyme Cake Recipe by Soni Sinha

<b>This peach thyme cake is easy to put together, and an extremely delicious treat for those special occasions.</b><br>By Soni Sinha<p>Peach Thyme Cake<p>Print<p>Prep …

Dessert

Gluten

In addition to their awesome bulk section and farmer’s market caliber produce, one of the reasons I prefer shopping at our local mega-co-op, Rainbow …

Probe of Lac-Mégantic train disaster turns to composition of oil

Federal officials probing the Lac-Mégantic disaster are testing the chemical composition of crude oil carried by the runaway train as they seek to answer the crucial question of what triggered the unusual and devastating explosion after the derailment.<p>Transportation Safety Board investigators are …

Grilled Skirt Steak Fajitas Recipe

A richly flavored fajita marinade makes these grilled steak fajitas, served with sizzled peppers and onions in soft flour tortillas, an instant classic.<p><b>Read more: The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Fajitas</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Steak Fajita Marinade:</b>1/2 cup (120ml) soy sauce1/2 cup (120ml) lime juice, …

Grilled Salmon Recipe

Tip<p>How to Pick Salmon<p>Always look for a salmon that is firm to the touch, but bounces back if you press the flesh. The cut shouldn't have any liquid …

Wonton Crackers Recipe

<i>by</i> Haley <i>on</i> July 3, 2013<p>You know what I love? Discovering a recipe that uses an everyday ingredient in a totally new way.<p>For example, I use wonton …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

I'll be making these Grilled Pesto Chicken & Tomato Kabobs from Skinnytaste soon! Recipe: http://yumm.ly/13ml4Vh

Roasted Cherry Vanilla Ice Cream with Bourbon and Chocolate • The Bojon Gourmet

Like many teenagers before us, my best friend and I ate unconscionable amounts of gelato while traveling through Europe many years ago. Each …

Senators praise NSA briefings

The Obama administration’s barnstorming of Capitol Hill is making at least some progress with critics of NSA surveillance.<p>Senators emerged Thursday afternoon from their third classified briefing in a week’s time with positive things to say about the White House’s outreach in the wake of revelations …

Blueberry Mojito

May 23, 2013<p>Jorge likes to joke that I am a “Southern Hemisphere Drinker”. I love Rum and Tequila, but I tolerate vodka, gin and scotch/bourbon. …

Pan-Fried Crispy Chickpeas with Lime

<i>By the time you read this I will be somewhere in the air on my way home to Kansas. I’ve written in the past about my carefully packed snacks for</i> …