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Eco-Friendly Safari Lodge in Africa's Okavango Delta

In the midst of Botswana’s Okavango Delta, surrounded by wild palms, fig trees, and African wildlife, is the luxurious yet eco-friendly Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge.<p>Designed by Michaelis Boyd Associates in collaboration with South African firm Nicholas Plewman Architects, Sandibe Okavango Safari …

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Three Delicious Coleslaw Recipes

Chef and runner Marcus Samuelsson gives this side a healthy makeover.<p>With little mayo and loads of cabbage, fiber-rich slaw is a surprisingly nutritious powerhouse, offering vitamins C and K, folate, and minerals like calcium and iron. “The tang reminds me of pickles I’ve loved since I was a boy,” …


How to Pack for 10 Days in a Carry-On

How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …


10 Dishes You Must Try In Italy (That Aren't Pizza)

Canal House Green Goddess Dressing

Makes about ¾ cup<p>Active Time: 5 min<p>Total Time: 5 min<p>This dressing is equally good drizzled over hard-boiled eggs or with crudité for dipping.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ bunch watercress, tough stems removed, coarsely chopped (about 2 cups)<p>4 anchovy fillets packed in oil, drained<p>½ cup mayonnaise<p>2 …


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.


Char Your Romaine; Never Look at Salad the Same Way Again

Go grill-crazy: This salad should be charred to a crisp.<p>We've been on the grilled lettuce train for a while (it's delicious!), but romaine that's charred to a crisp? This Mexican-inspired salad, with a creamy tomatillo dressing, has shown us the light: It's everything we never knew we needed.<p>Get …


Cornbread Tamale Pie Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Could cornbread tamale pie—a quick and spicy chili topped with cornbread—be the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we're using this new series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them.</i> …


Glazed Chocolate–Crème Fraîche Cookies

Makes about 4 dozen<p>Otherwise known as the triple-threat chocolate cookie: melted, chopped, and drizzled. You’re welcome.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>20 oz. bittersweet chocolate (at least 70% cacao), chopped, divided<p>¼ cup all-purpose flour<p>1½ teaspoon baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1½ cups …


Chef Sara Jenkins: The Best Thing I Ate This Week

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Butternut Squash, in Season in Autumn

From soups and sides to bread pudding and cakes, here are 24 butternut squash you should be making all fall and winter long.<p>Is your sweater on? Check. Have a scarf around your neck? Check. Are your feet bundled up in boots and warm woolen socks? Affirmative. Then allow us to state the obvious: It's …


The Food Lab: How To Make Tacos Al Pastor At Home

GalleryThe Food Lab: How To Make Tacos Al Pastor At Home<p>More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I have been working on this recipe for longer than any other recipe I've ever worked on. The number of times I've told Erin, "Sure, go ahead and put it on the …

How to Make Juicy Chicken Green Chile Tacos

I can count on the fingers of one hand the number of great chicken tacos I've had in my life, and I'd still have one finger left to point accusingly at all the people who've served me dry, bland, flavorless meat in tortillas past. See, chicken tacos don't <i>have</i> to be dry. Just ask the lady who serves …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …


Rustic Chicken Stew with Tomatoes, Olives, and Red Wine Recipe

<b>Note:</b> This dish is versatile and keeps very well, so you can prepare it with the night before you want to serve it and it will taste just as good as—if not better than—when it was fresh. You can also prepare the ingredients the night before and then cook it in a slow cooker while you're at …

6 Ways to Fancy Up Your Pies

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: How to make fancy edges and fancy toppings -- and up your pie game this holiday season.</i><p>My sincere love of pie has had me experimenting in the kitchen …


Pasta with Butter and Cheese, for Adults

Hearken back to a simpler time with Cacio e Pepe, a quick, easy, dish to pass the time between now and Thanksgiving.<p><i>Welcome to Meatless Monday, a column in which we feature vegetarian recipes to help offset the weekend’s carnivorous sins.</i><p>Remember when you were a kid, and you often chose butter and …

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The Stay List: Rome, Sweet Rome

For decades in Italy, “pensione” and “fashionable” didn’t belong in the same sentence. Small and family-run, without a concierge, room service, or sometimes even a working television, pensiones were seen as downright dowdy — especially in a style-conscious city like Rome.<p>But today, Italy’s …

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Create your perfect London Big Ticket and make great savings of up to £63 per person. Visit any 2 attractions over 90 days for £40, 3 for £51 and 4 …

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