Sara Escalona

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Rosetta mission: What is it and why will it crash into a comet today?

What is the Rosetta mission?<p>Rosetta is a ground-breaking £1 billion mission launched in 2004 to chase, orbit, and land on a comet. It's coming to an end today after 13 years.<p>The spacecraft spent 10 years chasing comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko almost 500 million miles from Earth, before landing a …

The Best Ultimate Classic Perfect Recipes (We're Not Joking)

These 36 dishes—from sticky buns to steamed lobster—have earned the adjectives "perfect," "ultimate," "best-ever," and "classic"<p><b>Here at BA, we like to think that every recipe is perfect</b> in its own way. ____ But only those recipes that really, truly encapsulate perfection—like this perfectly steamed …

Cooking

The Best Things I Ate in Mexico City and Puebla

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I've been immersed in Mexican cooking for years. As a cook working in New York City restaurants, many of my colleagues were from Mexico, and they cooked Mexican food for the staff regularly. Then, since moving to …

6 Things You Learn About Food, After Cooking on a Farm

Spend a year as a farm cook and you'll learn a lot about eating local and cooking seasonally. BA associate web editor Rochelle Bilow shares her tips.<p>Before I joined the <i>Bon Appétit</i> team, I lived and worked on a small, full-diet farm in Central New York. "Full-diet" meant whole-hog—that is, we grew, …

Photograph: Felicity Cloake/Guardian<p>Justin Gellatly’s flourless chocolate cake.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/10/15/1413391156217/be38aa9d-207b-4f3e-8bef-dcce85c6df1c-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Felicity Cloake/Guardian<p>Justin Gellatly’s flourless chocolate …

Sweet Potato Wedges with Lime Mayo

4 Servings<p>This zesty mayo dip would also go well with sliced red bell peppers and celery sticks before dinner; it’s amazing how many vegetables kids will eat when they’re actually hungry.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 sweet potatoes (about 1½ lb.), peeled, each cut lengthwise into 8 wedges<p>2 tablespoon …

Recipes

From Porridge to Tomato Toast, Here Are 17 Ways to Eat a Savory Breakfast

No waffles allowed! These savory breakfast will keep you satisfied 'till lunchtime.<p><b>A pile of pancakes dripping with syrup is a beautiful thing</b>—but it's hard to avoid the urge for a post-breakfast nap after eating a short stack. So most days we go savory for breakfast. A mix of protein, veggies, and …

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, review: 'dreadful'

The new Turtles are 'nightmarish blends of the Elephant Man and a marrowfat pea', says Robbie Collin<p><b>Dir: Jonathan Liebesman; Starring: Megan Fox, William Fichtner, Will Arnett, Whoopi Goldberg, Johnny Knoxville (voice), Tony Shalhoub, Tohoru Masamune. 12A cert, 101 mins.</b><p>If you’re wary that the new …

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 …

Healthy Eating

The Kitchen Thinker: why dodgy curries are a food crime

An odd-tasting takeaway could be evidence of a wider food scandal or even another "horsegate"<p>It's Friday night, and you notice that your takeaway lamb dhansak tastes wrong. The meat is oddly porky and smells iffy. What do you do? Maybe you wait until Monday morning to complain to a trading …

Curries

Prepare for the death of the summer blockbuster movie

If not quite the 'meltdown' that some had predicted, the fate of this summer's movies still taught Hollywood some tough lessons, says Robbie Collin<p>The most successful summer blockbuster of 2014 was released in February. Back at the tail end of Oscar season, just before most schools broke up for the …

Chocolate-on-Chocolate Tart with Maple Almonds

10 Servings<p>When making the candied almonds, stir them until the caramel transforms into a dry, crystallized coating.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder<p>2 tablespoons sugar<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour, plus more for rolling<p>½ cup (1 stick) …

Breakfast of champions: Marilyn Monroe's eggs in milk

Monroe claimed to eat two raw eggs whisked into cold milk every morning, and in 1952 was photographed in bed, naked but for a sheet, concocting her body builder-style breakfast. Served plain, it's very, very bland – this version is both delicious and eliminates the risk of food poisoning.<p><b>Makes one</b> …

Yogurt plays nice with more than vanilla and honey. @rochellebilow's eating hers with tomatoes, fresh oregano, a swirl of olive oil, and a sprinkle of smoked salt