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Matcha Swiss Roll Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This cake is inspired by my Japanese language class in high school. That’s right - I’ve been using this recipe as my go-to not-too-sweet cake for over five years. It started when I was first interested in baking. My teacher had a cute Japanese baking magazine filled with pretty images …

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Japan's top 10 culinary locations

Unesco recently added Japanese cuisine – known in Japan as <i>washoku</i> – to its Intangible Cultural Heritage list. This puts it equal to French cuisine, the only other national culinary tradition to be so honoured. A journey around Japan reveals the wisdom of Unesco’s decision: every corner of the …

10 ramen shops in Tokyo worth visiting

Photo by Dust Mason<p>Kyushu Jangara is a chain shop hailing from the island Kyushu (hence the name). Jangara is one of the most tourist friendly ramen …

Ramen Across San Francisco Bay Area's Peninsula: A Guide

Spanning the length of the Peninsula from San Mateo south to San Jose, this part of the Bay Area is often known as Silicon Valley for obvious tech reasons. It also happens to be the ramen belt of the Bay Area. Discussing the region's premier bowl of ramen will cause the same type of contentious …

Left Coast Luxury, Table Linen Edition

We’ve had our eye on Los Angeles-based designer Heather Taylor (also a writer and gallerist) for a while now. Her table linens have a distinctive …

Petcube

Even the most attentive pet owners can't be around to look after their animals all day, every day — but with Petcube ($150) you can watch, speak to, …

7 Essentials: Smoke Alarms with Smart Designs

On the market recently: a slew of design-worthy and unobtrusive smoke alarms, from the popular Nest to new crowd-funded designs. Here are our …

Menu's Multi Basket Picnic Basket

The ideal mobile device for all things delicious, this new kind of picnic holder is a hybrid between a tray and a basket. From Danish brand Menu and …

Living Rooms

Articles about turkish contemporary design icff 2013 wanteddesign on Dwell.com - Dwell

This May an exhibition of contemporary Turkish design was on display at the third installment of the Wanted Design fair, a...<p>After spending the better part of Sunday on the floor of the Javits center, at five pm, I joined a motley (but stylish) crew for...<p>Spanish rug design maven Nani Marquina is …

Concrete Charger

Wireless induction chargers don't need to look like space-aged objects circa 1984 — as evidenced by the Concrete Charger ($TBA). This piece of modern …

August Smart Lock

Now on its third generation, the August Smart Lock has gotten an all-new design as well as some new features. Notably, the round look of the original …

Two Ultra-Minimal Lamps That Also Juice Up Your Phone

In the current universe of lamps, designers want to scale down, delete any frills, and step back. We’ve seen a good deal of stripped-down lamps lately, from glowing white boxes to 1960s-era lamps made of floating glow sticks.<p>The new Circa and Clamp light collections from San Francisco-based Pablo …

Memorial Day is the official start of grill season! Try these Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Sour Cream and Lime. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/11bofIt

Hipsters driving up price of beer, researcher says

Here’s another reason to be annoyed at hipsters: They’re driving up the price of beer.<p>A recent study has found that the price of low- and mid-range beers has been climbing at U.S. bars and restaurants. And the guy who oversaw the study for Massachusetts-based research firm Restaurant Sciences said …

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The Samsung Serif TV is as weighty as a premium drama.<p>Love it or hate it, you’ll be hard pressed to find a home without an inch of IKEA.<p>A home interior is the best reflection of its residents.<p>Brace yourself—you'll be tempted to add each of these clever IKEA hacks to your list of weekend projects.<p>An …

Articles about amazing product design federal on Dwell.com - Dwell

At this point, it's virtually ingrained in the popular consciousness: “Women make up 50 percent of the population and 85 percent...<p>Founded by the 23-year-old entrepreneur Ben Kaufman—who previously developed an award-winning iPod accessory when he was still in...<p>Last weekend I headed down to the …

Koko Charcoal

Preserve the flavor of your summer foods by switching your grill over to Koko Charcoal ($60/24 lbs.). Made from 100% coconut fiber, Koko is fifty …