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News<p>By Jesse JamesMarch 30, 2018<p>Ready or not music festival season is upon us. With that being said we are just...<p>Music + Video<p>By Jesse JamesMarch …

15 Of The Most Exotic Beaches In The World

From colored sand to hidden caves, here are 15 of the most exotic beaches all around the world.<p>1. Honopu Beach - Kauai, Hawaii<p>If you want to get to this beach, you've got to work for it. You can't hike, boat or drive - swimming from an offshore boat is the only means of access.<p>photo: Jason …

Episode 15: Become a Grill Master (and Don't Fear the Fat)

Episode 15 of the Bon Appétit Foodcast is all about grilling: Learn how to make the best burger, fish, corn, chicken, and way more.<p>For episode 15 of the <i>Bon Appétit</i> Foodcast, we're talking all things grilling with food director <b>Carla Lalli Music</b>, restaurant & drinks editor <b>Andrew Knowlton</b>, and of …

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Pentagon's YouTube war with Russia

After Russian jet buzzes U.S. warship, Defense Department posts video to sway public opinion.<p>The West’s simmering standoff with Russia has prompted the Pentagon to reach for a new weapon: YouTube.<p>Defense officials have concluded it’s no longer enough to lodge formal complaints when Russian bombers …

10 Writing Tips from Legendary Writing Teacher William Zinsser

<i>Image used with permission by Mark Ostow/Yale Alumni Magazine</i><p>Author William Zinsser died at his Manhattan home on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. The …

25 Ways to Grill Chicken Better

Behold our definitive guide to grilling the best chicken of your life! With these 25 tips, tricks, and recipes, your bird will never be boring<p>Like burgers and dogs or a rack of ribs, grilled chicken is a rite of summer. Whether skewered, flattened, brined, spiced, or upended on a beer can, there …

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Friendship, Magic And Danger Blossom In 'Uprooted'

I've read a staggering number of excellent books recently, and it has done things to my head. I'm not sure the human brain was meant to read so many brilliant books in such short order — even less sure that swinging my reading-pendulum from Hannu Rajaniemi's collected science fiction stories to …

Ecocapsules are pint-sized solar and wind-powered micro homes

Ecocapsule is a small, egg-shaped abode that could be the perfect home for someone who wants to let it all go like Elsa and live off the grid. Its roof is decked with 600W solar cells and a built-in 750W wind turbine that store the energy they harness into a high-power battery. The structure's …

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9 Ways to Get More Pulled Pork onto Your Plate

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Pulled Pork. You know you love it. It’s savory, it’s sweet, and it’s easy to make for a crowd or just 2 lovebirds. Plus, it’s just …

5 Power Foods That Can Help You Drop a Size

Filling up on these will actually help you lose weight.<p>Want to lose five pounds the healthy way? Put these five power foods on your plate, and eat your way to a smaller size.<p><b>1. Salmon</b>This rich protein has the power to fill you up, thanks to plenty of healthy fats that also pack metabolism-boosting …

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6 Awesome Ways to Eat Scrambled Eggs for Breakfast

Scrambled eggs are a perfect weekday breakfast option—here are six great ways to cook them.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot.</i> …

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China factory sector jolts by shrinking in January | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s factory sector unexpectedly shrank for the first time in nearly 2-1/2 years in January and firms see more gloom ahead, an official survey showed, raising expectations that policymakers will take more action to forestall a sharper slowdown.<p>An employee works at the …

This Simple Strategy Can Help You Build a Successful Retirement Plan

Should you be smart as a fox or wise as a hedgehog in your retirement planning?<p>No, it’s not a trick question. Nor a trivial one. Indeed, knowing …

A Sommelier Chooses His 10 Favorite Wines For $16 Or Less

So we asked an expert: Sommelier Jörn Kleinhans, the owner of the Wine Elite Sommelier Company.<p>"We've found that appreciation of wine usually comes with deeper knowledge, which you can gain when a specific wine is a good representation of its grape varietal," Kleinhans says. He explains that such a …

Super Chocolatey Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Chocolate peanut butter cookies that are so rich and deep in flavor. Fans of this classic combo will be in heaven!<p>When someone asks you to make a chocolate peanut butter cookie recipe, what does that mean? I decided to take a survey and got totally different answers: PB sandwich cookie with …

33 Fall Weeknight Meals You Can Make in an Hour or Less

From roasted chicken to winter squash pasta, here are 33 quick weeknight meals for fall.<p><b>Pasta, winter squash, roast chicken—fall is the best time for weeknight cooking</b>. Plan your entire week's worth of dinners with these 33 meals, each of which can be made in an hour or less.

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Chocolate-Stout Brownies

Makes 16 Servings<p>A rich dose of stout adds big flavor to these fudgy, chocolate-glazed brownies<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup stout (such as Guinness)<p>16 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate, chopped, divided<p>1 cup plus 2 tablespoons (2 1/4 sticks) unsalted butter<p>1 1/2 cups sugar<p>3 large …

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Chamorro Style Empanadas (Chamoru Empanadas)

This is the empanada I grew up with. Not that I ate a great many of them; I probably have only eaten 10 of these in my life. And I’ve never made …

Peach Upside-Down Cake With Cognac Caramel

This cake is perfection when made with the kind of fragrant peaches you can only get in mid-summer from a local farm.<p>To bring out the fruits' delightful flavors, the slices are pan-roasted and then drizzled with a buttery caramel spiked with Cognac. Moreover, the cake batter that tops the ambrosial …

Try a Macedonian Fruit Salad This Summer

Macedonian fruit salad is a refreshing way to utilize and to showcase all the terrific summertime fruits at your local food markets.<p>The Macedonian Empire once ruled over a population made up of a highly diverse mix of ethnicities. My recipe for this colorful and exquisite fruit salad is aptly named …

Meat Hook Chili From 'The Meat Hook Meat Book'

Full disclosure: I'm a vegetarian chili gal at heart. If there's beef involved, I prefer it in closer to a 1:1 ratio with my beans. This chili, from Tom Mylan's <i>The Meat Hook Meat Book,</i> is not like that. And rightfully so, given that it's coming from a book with 'meat' in the title twice. Instead, …

The Greatest, Simplest Way to Cook a Potato

How Ludo Lefebvre makes his insanely good Potato Pulp.<p>Before opening Trois Mec and the brand-new Petit Trois in L.A., chef Ludo Lefebvre was cooking …

10 Healthy Office Snacks: The Anti-Vending Machine Guide

These healthy office snacks beat whatever junk is in the vending machine any day.<p>We've perfected the art of the office lunch—but even the most protein-packed lunch bowls can't prevent the inevitable 3 p.m. rumbly belly. Before you give up your quarters to the vending machine, hear us out! There are …

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Ginger-Teriyaki Beef Kebabs Recipe

A ginger-teriyaki marinade and glaze gives these grilled beef kebabs a savory-sweet flavor with just a little bite.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Sirloin tips provide the right balance between tenderness and flavor for kebabs.<br>• Using 1 1/2-inch cubes allows the steak enough time to sear over direct heat and …

Tuesday Things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 5, 2014 49<p>1. Last night between the two of us, we ate seven ears of incredible local corn. I had three and he had four. It is so …

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

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How to Roast Chicken When You Don't Want to Turn on the Oven

Hint: You can do it outside.<p><i>These healthy recipes are all created to pair with wine (which has 120 to 150 calories for a 5-ounce glass)—all for 600</i> …

How to Dress Any Salad Green, from Arugula to Watercress

Advice on pairing salad greens with dressings, from hearty endive and kale to tender summer mâche mixes<p>Anyone can make a decent salad, but it takes some skill and know-how to create a masterpiece in green. It's important, first, to brush up on the basics: Are you sufficiently drying your greens? …

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