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A Tour of Nobu Matsuhisa’s Home Sushi Bar

Nobu Matsuhisa<p><b>Age</b> 68<p><b>Occupation</b> sushi chef; restaurateur; author of “Nobu: A Memoir” (Emily Bestler Books/Atria)<p><b>Location</b> Los Angeles<p><b>His Favorite Room</b><p>The home sushi bar he designed and had built next to his training gym and pool in the downstairs of his large house. The bar sits eight, and no one …

Japan

How to eat your way around the world in San Francisco

During the holidays family and friends gather around food as delicious flavors unfailingly bring people together and put everyone at ease.<p>Often we're looking to share these meal at places where we can make a connection with a piece of our heritage, whether its a Mexican restaurant serving tamales …

San Francisco

How to Make French Canelés (It's Simple)

When I set out to write my book, I was looking for recipes that made baking more approachable. Depending on the type of baked good in question, this could mean multiple things. For some baked goods, it meant simplifying a confusing process, or showing multiple ways to do it. For others, it meant …

Dessert

Two ex-Googlers are using AI to guarantee interviews for tech job seekers

Two former Googlers are guaranteeing workers in the tech industry that they get interviews with their dreamer employers thanks to artificial intelligence.<p>The past year or so has seen AI deployed to tackle a broad range of issues, and with their startup Leap.ai, ex-Google engineers Richard Liu and …

The worst tourist traps in the world, according to Quora users

Just because something's labeled a "tourist trap" doesn't mean it's not worth visiting.<p>Take, for example, Alcatraz. Although the "Escape from Alcatraz" merchandise is admittedly campy, the attraction itself is anything but. From the scenic ferry ride over to the unique, chilling history of its …

Tzatziki

Makes about 2 cups<p>Keeping the garlic whole and removing once it has added enough flavor will keep the flavor more mild, but if you want more of a punch, grate it before adding and leave it in. Serve alongside Meatballs and Mint.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 Persian or ½ English hothouse cucumbers, …

Garlic

10 Necessary Tips for Baking Simple Bread at Home

Master baker Uri Scheft explains what breads to start with, his yeast preference, and why you might want to start meditating.<p>No disrespect to that loaf you just bought at the supermarket, but once you learn to make bread at home, your life will change. It's a task that may seem daunting. Kneading. …

Bread

10 Unmistakable Habits Of Utterly Authentic People

Oscar Wilde said, "Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken." Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real challenge.<p>To live authentically, you must own your actions and ensure that they align with your beliefs and needs. This can be a difficult thing to maintain when …

20+ Life-Changing Recipes to Make Next Year

Cooking is the most fun when you discover new recipes to try and new challenges to conquer. Here, we've gathered more than 20 of our best recipes that will change your life in some way, whether that's an ingenious baking shortcut you didn't know about or a seemingly difficult recipe that's a lot …

The 38 Essential Paris Restaurants

Over the last 10 years, Paris has boldly reclaimed its title as the best food city in Europe. The French capital is bustling with a brilliant constellation of new restaurants by talented young chefs from all over the world, plus an inventive and diverse array of casual dining options. There's also …

Are Brown and White Sugar Interchangeable When Baking? - Chowhound

Sort of, is the quick answer. There is a difference between what brown sugar and white sugar do to your pastries and breads, but in a pinch, just use …

Dessert

Learn How to Prepare, Cook With, and Clean a Cast Iron Skillet

Cast iron skillets is a fantastic tool for most stove-top cooking. However, like all the best tools, they can require a little extra care to get the …

20 Thanksgiving Sides You Can Bring to Friendsgiving

It's not a contest, <i>but</i> if you aspire to win Friendsgiving with the best side dish of the night, you're hardly alone. From an everything bagel …

Cooking

A quick recipe for Italian soft almond biscuits from Rachel Roddy

A friend of mine makes something called “coat-on sauce”. You may well know the recipe – it is Marcella Hazan’s. A big tin of plum tomatoes, a peeled onion cut in two, a thick slice of butter and salt put in a pan with the lid ajar, then left to blip and burp for 45 minutes, in which time everything …

Dessert

We So Love These 42 Miso Recipes

Miso is a funky Japanese fermented soybean paste that's probably been patiently loitering in the back of your fridge for months twiddling its thumbs, waiting for you to realize its worth.<p>Miso? That's a soup, right? Okay, yes, but also no. Miso is a funky Japanese fermented soybean paste that's …

Cooking

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Eleonora Galasso’s Roman recipes: five Italian classics

Eleonora Galasso’s <i>As the Romans Do</i> is cookbook as a Technicolor vision of Rome that takes our romantic notions about life in the Italian capital and runs with them. What Romans do, if the book is to be believed (the subtitle is <i>La Dolce Vita in a Cookbook</i>), is ride Vespas through markets in flowing …

Italian Food

15 brilliant Nigel Slater recipes from 2001 to today

Recipes have always been at the heart of OFM. They spring from the simple idea of enthusiastic cooks sharing ideas, passing on a recipe they have made in the hope that others too might find it delicious. Over the years many of our recipes have come from professional chefs, others from cookery …

Ice Cream

11 Tips from Chefs for Cooking Perfect Eggs

Eggs are readily available, relatively cheap, and full of healthy protein and amino acids. Although it may seem easy and straightforward to cook …

Breakfast

It's Always Morning Somewhere: My Favorite Breakfasts Around the World

A couple of months ago, while on vacation on the internet-free deck of a small boat in the Galápagos, my wife, my sister, and I started playing the old "If you were shipwrecked on one of these islands and had nothing but marine iguanas and blue-footed boobies to munch on for the rest of your life, …

Meatballs with aioli

For the meatballs<p>500g minced meat (half pork, half beef)<br>• 1 large onion, chopped finely<br>• 3 eggs<br>• 1 stale bread role<br>• 2 tsp mustard<br>• 2 cloves of garlic<br>• 1 tbsp …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Bò Kho - Vietnamese Beef Stew

For the marinade<p>300g beef shoulder<br>• 2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped<br>• 1 tsp five-spice powder<br>• 1 tsp brown sugar<br>• 2 tbsp fish sauce<br>• 1 tbsp fresh ginger, …

Onions

9 Knife Care Tips We Learned from a Master Bladesmith

Confession: I've never sharpened my knives. Not my two-year-old IKEA chef's knife, not my who-knows-how-old paring knife. None of 'em. But last week, I found myself on the New York City subway with a purse-full of my dullest kitchen knives and the promise that these glorified pestles they could …

Knives

Hong Kong's best dim sum | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy.<p>Hong Kong (CNN) — Once upon a time, Hong Kong dim sum sessions were about tea appreciation -- …

Hong Kong

20 Chefs to Follow on Instagram

The original foodies.<p>With the rise of viral foods, food blogs and #foodporn posts, it's easy to get carried away by photogenic (not to mention delicious) meals and overlook the people who created them. But chefs are just as cool as the latest food Instagrammer you follow, and here are 20 accounts …

22 Traditional Cuban Recipes That Will Wow Your Tastebuds

Maybe you’re wondering how to vacation like Katy Perry in Cuba, or maybe you even have a favorite restaurant that serves up a mean Cubano sandwich. Regardless, there’s no denying that Cuban food is a favorite. There’s that shredded beef dish you still dream about from your trip to Miami, the …

Cajun Spiced Pork Chops Recipe

"This is an incredibly flavorful recipe that is quick and easy to make. Most people keep these spices stocked in their pantry!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 teaspoon …

7 great meatball recipes

Meatballs: classic comfort food, easy and versatile, and enormously fun to eat. Add them to pasta or soups, stuff them in sandwiches or savor them on their own, each one like a miniature meatloaf. Here are seven of our favorite recipes.<p><b>Loaded meatballs</b><p>In this variation, the meatballs are served …

Los Angeles