Rebecca M

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We Made A Sommelier Taste All The Trader Joe's Two-Buck Chucks

Photos by Conor McDonough<p>Whether you were throwing a dinner for people you felt compelled to not impress, or just hate paying $2.01 and up for literally anything, at some point you've likely been in a position to load up a shopping cart with a crapload of Two-Buck Chuck, pray nobody from church …

20 Essential Dishes Every Cook Should Know

If you were going to ever commit any sort of recipes to your memory -- if you were going to ever cook things so often that they become second nature -- you should look to these twenty. (Or, if they won't all fit in your brain, at least have them at the ready). Because while we're all into big …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found 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>Allow us to state the obvious: It's cold out there. So cold, in fact, that you're probably having trouble mustering the will to pull out your …

Sandwiches

365 Slow Cooker Suppers

• <b>Author:</b> Stephanie O'Dea<p>Slow cooker fans love their devices because they are easy to use and allow home cooks to buy affordable cuts of meat that become fall-off-the-bone tender. The challenge is finding well-tested recipes, and that’s where best-selling author Stephanie O’Dea comes in, with her …

This Week in Recipes

Breakfast<p>Bacon, Cheese, and Scallion Waffles<p>Potato, Spinach, and Goat Cheese Quiche<br>• Bacon, Cheese, and Scallion Waffles<p>Soups, Salads, and Sides<p>MOINK Balls<br>• Quick Pickled Chilies and Garlic<br>• Roast Chicken and Butternut Squash Salad With Croutons, Arugula, and Grapes<br>• Easy Chicken and Ginger Soup With Rice …

It's Winter, So It's Time to Cook with Carrots—Here's How

Why you should stock up on carrots at the farmers' market, and 22 recipes for using them<p>Right now, your local farmers' market might be looking a little...thin. All you can find are carrots and potatoes. But that's not a bad thing! Carrots are an incredibly flexible staple, lending sweetness to …

Recipes

Staff Picks: What's Your Recipe Deal-Breaker?

GalleryStaff Picks: What's Your Recipe Deal-Breaker?<p>With the new year underway, some of your may have resolved to start cooking at home more often. I, too, have been struck with the desire to spend more time in the kitchen, which I enjoy immensely but find easily sidelined by the realities of my …

The Best Food Lists for the New Year

It's the New Year, so everyone is making lists of the best food-related things of 2013 and 2014. Here are our favorites, from restaurants to smartphone apps<p>The New Year brings many things: Drynuary, New Year's Resolutions, the Food Lover's Cleanse. But it also brings lists—of great things from the …

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Zagat

10 Hip Recipes to Celebrate the Girls' Season Premiere

Maybe you're pretending that you don't care about the season premiere of Girls tonight. But whoever you are, you're not too cool to enjoy more episodes of this quirky, sometimes disturbing TV show.<p>So quit your internship, start a journal, and devote your time to watching the antics of Lena Dunham …

Recipes

Secrets of 8 Time-Consuming Dishes

Our Best Finger-Lickin' Chicken Wing Recipes

From bourbon-glazed to Korean-style, these chicken wing recipes—including our very best Buffalo wings—will satisfy your every gnawing desire.<p>We're making wings for the Super Bowl this year, and so are you. Because a Super Bowl party without wings is like a birthday party without a cake: it still …

Cooking

A Mermaid’s World: The Beauty of Snuba

I have no desire to scuba dive or snorkel. That’s always been my policy and preference as a traveler–and one I’ve managed to stick to—until a recent trip to Guánica, Puerto Rico. When the group I was with announced that we were going to <i>snuba</i> on a beautiful Caribbean coral reef I was partially …

4 Celebrity Chef Restaurants in the Caribbean

<i>Dune restaurant is in the One & Only Ocean Club, part of the Atlantis complex. Photo by Ocean Club.</i><p>Sure, you can bemoan how touristy the Caribbean islands are, particularly around the cruise ship terminals, where jewelry shops abut duty-free stores and tequila-soaked bars. But for food lovers who …

5 Most Unique NYC Spa Treatments

In a city of superlatives, it’s little surprise that New York City boasts plenty of excellent spas, though many of them offer a rather humdrum menu …

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New Zealand

Brazil Will Likely Do Something About the Cost of World Cup Air Travel

Soccer fans daunted by rising airfares in Brazil during this year’s World Cup would be smart to steel their nerves just a little longer. Relief may …

Report: United Airlines Lost Track of Hundreds of Pilots Because of Computer Problems

United Airlines is suffering a computer system malfunction that stranded pilots and caused canceled flights, evidence the company is still struggling …

5 Hospitality Trends We’re Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

belize

Most Americans spent the week freezing thanks to the polar vortex system that has made temperatures plummet almost everywhere in the country. Many …

Philadelphia Residents and Developers Start Experimenting With Airbnb

On Amber Street in East Kensington, developers PostGreen and Equinox Management & Construction are preparing to break ground on a new apartment …

America's Best Main Streets

Friendly neighbors, family-run businesses, and quaint restaurants serving comforting diner fare--these are the images conjured up by the phrase "Main Street USA." Even in this fast-paced era, many small towns have held onto their historic roots and preserved their central thoroughfares. From a …

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …

The 10 big companies with the most telecommuting options

During a week like this, with record cold temperatures across a large section of the US, telecommuting sounds almost as enticing as a trip to Fiji. Now that’s a possibility for more workers in the US (working from home, not an island vacation).<p>A growing number of jobs that allow remote-working …