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The fastest way to chill your beer

For an icy drink in under 10 minutes<p>You always forget to chill the booze. Somehow the burgers get prepped and the decorations get hung, but fifteen minutes before the cookout begins, you’re stuck with lukewarm beer.<p>Well, not anymore. Because if there’s one thing science can help us with, it’s …

The real value of urban farming. (Hint: It's not always the food.)

During World War II, millions of Americans planted "victory gardens" in their backyards, eventually supplying a hungry nation with 40 percent of its homegrown fruits and vegetables. Once the war was over, those urban farms withered away, supplanted by increasingly efficient large-scale rural …

This 3-in-1 Magic Cake Will Blow Your Mind

You have to bake it to believe it.<p>Magic cake has actually been around for years, but we've been noticing these miraculous recipes that transform one easy-to-make batter into three distinct layers pop up all over the Internet, from Instagram to Pinterest.<p>So what makes this cake so magical? Food …

Stop buying salad dressing — making vinaigrette could not be simpler

In my recurring dream, it's always midnight. The air is redolent with tomato sauce. The moon hits my eye like — like, I don't know what. But, the world is awash in pizza. On every surface, steaming from the oven, pepperoni, sausage — you name it. They're all there. The phone rings. When I pick it …

Vegetable Zoodles (Spiralized Veggie Noodles) | One Pot Chef

Honeybees pick up 'astonishing' number of pesticides via non-crop plants

A Purdue University study shows that honeybees collect the vast majority of their pollen from plants other than crops, even in areas dominated by …

Blender Tomato Soup Is Basically Life Changing

Tomato soup is easy to make from scratch in theory, but between the slicing and dicing and simmering, it can feel like a whole lot of effort for …

El Chapo Speaks

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29 Healthy (Easy!) Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Stay on Track

<b>Follow us on</b> <b>Pinterest</b> <b>for more healthy eating inspiration.</b><p><i>Additional reporting by</i> <i>Justina Huddleston</i>

Eating clean: homemade cauliflower pizza with roasted vegetables and pesto – recipe

In theory pizza shouldn’t be all that unhealthy - it can be topped with plenty of fresh veg and it’s baked in the oven. Where you run into trouble is with a greasy base and lashings of oily cheese. But make your base out of blitzed cauliflower, and replace cheese with pesto, and suddenly your pizza …

Food

This Is What A Salad Bar Would Look Like Without Bees (Hint: Not Much Salad)

By Adele Peters3 minute Read<p>Eight years after beekeepers first started reporting massive honeybee die-offs, the problem is still getting worse. If …

California farmers resign themselves to drought: 'Nobody's fault but God's'

Kim Hammond does not want responsibility for her neighbours’ livelihoods, or for the crops which stretch in all directions as far as the eye can see, or for the earth itself in this corner of California.<p>But these days, her little bungalow office in the yard of her family’s drilling company can feel …

Make Your Own Sushi At Home!

Grove Labs wants to put a tiny farm in your kitchen

Hydroponics aren't just for weed anymore<p>The company Grove Labs thinks it’s found a way to provide customers with fresh, organic, and extremely local produce: all they’ll need is an indoor, fish-fertilized, hydroponic garden.<p>Gabe Blanchet and Jamie Byron stumbled on the idea for Grove a year and a …

Record Drought Reveals Stunning Changes Along Colorado River

Lake Powell is at historic lows, offering kayakers new channels to explore but raising the alarm about water.<p>LAKE POWELL, Utah—In early September, at the abandoned Piute Farms marina on a remote edge of southern Utah's Navajo reservation, we watched a ten-foot (three-meter) waterfall plunging off …

Noticias de México

War against drug money entering U.S. from Mexico takes a turn, banks back in picture | Fox News

U.S. front companies for cartels aren't new, but U.S. officials say they took a more prominent role after Mexico capped dollar deposits in cash at $7,000 a month for businesses in 2010, later raised to $14,000. As a result, they say, cartels sought companies to deposit money in American banks and …

21 Low-Calorie Snacks You’ll Want to Eat Every Day

Who doesn't love a good snack? They're essential for staving off hunger between meals and keeping you fueled from your early morning workout until …

Healthy Eating

Cauliflower Rice with Fresh Peas and Cumin

Cauliflower. It isn’t a word that makes your heart skip a beat, or makes you start to salivate. But it is a work horse that can don many coats. I …

Raw Avocado Kale Pesto with Zucchini Pasta

I don’t remember when I had my first bite of pesto. I do remember that it was love at first taste. The explosion of garlic, the freshness of the …

Thai Celery Salad with Peanuts

4 Servings<p>Celery is the perfect vehicle for a salty, assertive dressing like this one. Chiles and peanuts make this dish that much more addictive. —Alison Roman, senior associate food editor<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>2 tablespoons fresh lime juice<p>2 teaspoons fish …

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The smart cooking sidekick that learns what you like and customizes the experience to your personal tastes, nutritional needs, skill level, and more.

Prosciutto-Wrapped Shrimp with Smoked Paprika Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Shrimp<p>Shrimp like to breathe, otherwise they start to get smelly. To avoid foul seafood, you’ll first want to store your shrimp in …

Cedar Plank–Grilled Salmon

<i>Cedar plank-grilled salmon. All you need is a cedar plank, salmon, salt, pepper, soy, ginger, and a grill. So little fuss. So much magnificence.</i> …

Grilling: Foil-Wrapped Potatoes With Shallots, Lemon, and Thyme

I've prepared potatoes in more ways than I can count, but no matter how deep down the recipe hole I go, it seems like there's always something new to explore. Lucky for me, I can't think of many main courses that wouldn't be made just a bit happier with a pile of spuds sitting alongside.<p>On the …

How Zoodles And Spirals Will Change The Way You Eat Veggies

Meet your new favorite kitchen tool. Some call it the spiralizer, the zoodler (an affectionate term for a zucchini-based noodle) or the spiral vegetable slicer. However you choose to identify to this nifty apparatus, know one thing: Your vegetable lifestyle is about to transform.<p>This revolutionary …

The Genius Way to Make Guacamole WITHOUT Avocado

Because you can't let the national avocado shortage come between you and your favorite dip.<p>Avocado is pretty much the star of traditional guacamole—the creamy, delicious dip full of healthy fats that's a staple at most Mexican restaurants. But if you've ever made your own, you know that avocados …

Strawberry Road Trip

How does food get to your door? We followed a truckload of strawberries to find out.<p><b>Every morning, cool mist rolls</b> from the Pacific Ocean onto Watsonville, a small town on the central coast of California where food comes reliably out of the ground thanks to a fine-tuned mix of climate and soil and …

High-Tech Farming: The Light Fantastic

A grey warehouse in an industrial park in Indiana is an unlikely place to find the future of market gardening. But it is, nevertheless, home to a pristine, climate-controlled room full of eerily perfect plants.<p>They grow 22 hours a day, 365 days a year in 25-foot towers, untouched by pests and …