Sayani Das

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10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

This Is The World's Best Cake, According To Norway (And Sweet Paul)

First of all, you may be wondering who the heck "Sweet Paul" is, in which case we're going wag our fingers at you. Because honestly, if you love food and all things holy, you <i>need</i> to familiarize yourself with Sweet Paul. This is a man to know and love, as you'll see in the video below. Paul Lowe, …

Sunday Sauce with Sausage and Braciole

Ask anybody’s nonna: Making Sunday sauce is not an exact science. You can use other meats—like thick pork chops or short ribs—in place of or in addition to the ones listed here.<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups fresh breadcrumbs<p>½ cup finely grated Pecorino<p>⅓ cup finely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley<p>1½ teaspoons …

Italian Food

A New Spin on Spain's Most Traditional Tapas Dish: Spanish Tortilla

<i>The Spanish tortilla</i><p>If you've tapas-barred your way through Spain, surely you've noticed the most recurring tapas item: what the Spaniards call "tortilla." It is almost certainly at <i>every</i> tapas bar in Spain, sitting high, proud, and room temperature on the counter.<p>Of course, the name is a confusion …

Balsamic-Brown Sugar Short Ribs With Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

<b>Note</b>: This dish can be made up to two days ahead. Store the potatoes, meat and sauce separately and reheat before serving. It can all also be frozen, if you prefer. Be sure to thaw everything in the refrigerator before trying to reheat anything, though.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and …

Beyond Sichuan Peppercorns: Sichuan Cooking Essentials

Hot chile paste (lajiao jiang) and hot bean paste (ladouban jiang) add fire and depth to Sichuan cooking. But what kind should you buy when you’re in …

Food & Dining

CrossFit: Too Much of a Good Thing Is Definitely Bad

I'm a strong advocate for daily cardiovascular-based physical education in our schools, along with regular exercise and sports participation for adults. Based on a growing mound of research, people who are physically fit not only are healthier, but also perform better cognitively and have fewer …

Forget Florets: Roast the Whole Darn Cauliflower!

Roasted cauliflower? Been there, done that. But roasting a whole head of cauliflower? Now we've got your attention. This recipe has you slathering cauliflower in a spicy yogurt marinade and roasting it at a high temperature. The result is an amazingly delicious dish that's as dramatic in …

The BA Super Bowl Headquarters

Everything you need to know, cook, and eat for an awesome Super Bowl party. Someone pass the wings, please.<p>Snack to Snack Champions<p>Dips. Cheese. Nachos. Bacon. Popcorn. You know, the good stuff.<p>Meat 'N' Carbs<p>Kickoff calls for chili and cornbread. 3rd-and-goal calls for wings. That touchdown calls …

Recipes

Brown Buttered Mangoes Foster Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> One of my favorite desserts as a kid was bananas foster. For special occasions we …

Recipes

Homemade Sriracha

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: In this dark time, when the fate of Sriracha is up in the air and the world is up in arms, Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is showing us</i> …

Recipes

In Winter, You Need a Salad That's More About the Grain Than the Green

Embrace the grain salad with this vegetarian Black and Wild Rice Salad with Roasted Squash.<p>Some people have a very narrow view of salad. Greens make up the base, then they're tossed with some sort of shaved or chopped veggies, maybe a little dried fruit, maybe a little cheese, and a dressing. Sure, …

Healthy Eating

Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

The Arts

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13 Wholesome Recipes for the Mid-Holiday Detox

Give yourself a pat on the back. You've made in through Thanksgiving, the ultimate food-centric holiday, with hopefully minimal cooking disasters, quibbles about politics, and general family drama. But now you've got a new problem: it's called a food hangover, and it's mental as well as physical. …

Healthy Eating

How to Make Nachos with Thanksgiving Leftovers

What to do with all those containers of turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, and cranberry sauce? Turn them into nachos, the awesomest snack imaginable

Cooking

Who Put Hazelnuts in My Chocolate? The History of Nutella

<i>by Lauren Deitsch, Chocolate Expert for the Menuism Chocolate Blog</i><p>Ah, yes. Chocolate and hazelnuts -- a marriage made in heaven! Especially when it comes in the form of a sweet spread. These days you'll find a wide range of these chocolate-hazelnut concoctions, spanning the spectrum from a classic …

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …

Histagrams, Major Historical Events Depicted as Instagram Posts

Histagrams — not to be confused with histograms — is a Tumblr blog that depicts historical events as Instagram posts. To see more of the funny posts, …

Seven incredible places you may have never heard of

As globalisation leaves no stone unturned, we took to Quora.com to find a few secret locales well worth the trip.

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