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Woody Allen: “Nothing keeps people away if they think they’ll enjoy my films”

In Allen’s world, sexual abuse charges won’t have anything to do with poor attendance at his newest film<p>Nothing can stop Woody Allen, according to Woody Allen. The prolific filmmaker's newest movie, "Magic in the Moonlight," has already received several less-than-positive reviews, but critical …

Pakistan PM to attend inauguration of India's new leader Narendra Modi

The prime minister of Pakistan has accepted an invitation from Narendra Modi, the incoming Indian prime minister, to attend his inauguration on Monday in Delhi, raising hopes of a thaw in relations between the two south Asian nations.<p>Nawaz Sharif, who won power in Pakistan last year for a third …

10 Ways to Boost Your Sexual Confidence by @SleepingwithMAN

Enjoyed this article? Give us a share.<p>The responsibilities of everyday life can make it really difficult to feel sexy, with work and daily tasks it …

Chewy Almond Macaroons

Preheat oven to 375°F. Combine the almond paste, sugar and salt in a large mixing bowl and, using your hands, knead together until mixture is just …

Bouchon Bakery's MallowMore Lives Up to the Original

I don't mind Bouchon Bakery creating an upscale Oreo or selling elevated Ho Ho's, but when you start to mess with <i>Mallomars</i>, well, now it's personal. You see, I love Mallomars. I probably prefer them—or their more easily attainable Canadian cousins, Whippets—to most fancy desserts. How could …

The Cronut genius creates a whole new way to enjoy cookies and milk

Dominique Ansel, the mad pastry scientist behind the Cronut, is unveiling a new dessert at Austin's SXSW this weekend: the Chocolate Chip Cookie Milk Shot. Like the Cronut, the new invention is a hybrid, but that's where the similarity ends.<p>To make the Cookie Milk Shot—a mash-up of a chocolate chip …

The High Art of Ramen in Tokyo

When someone mentions ramen, you probably think of those store-bought dried noodles you bring to life with boiling water and a packet of spices.<p>In <b>Tokyo</b>, ramen noodle soup is not fast food; it’s an art form.<p>Complexly flavored, the perfect bowl of ramen combines clear broth with wheat noodles, slices …

Aretha Frankenstein's Waffles of Insane Greatness Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe (originally from <b>Aretha Frankenstein's</b> restaurant in Chattanooga, TN) is the ideal I-just-woke-up-from-a-waffle-dream waffle, a morning-of alternative to the overnight yeasted kind. The cornstarch in the batter helps tamp down gluten formation, making these waffles silky …

Breakfast

All About Miso

<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: Tips and tricks on how to differentiate, use, and store miso.</i><p>Not too long ago, you couldn't find miso at your local grocery store. Now it's practically …

Kitchens

Beyond Curry: Crispy Indian-Style Simmered Goat or Lamb Chops

In India, goat is widely used and loved, and few things make me happier than a crunchy, juicy cut of it. Well, alright goat <i>biryani</i> is a close contender. And sometimes goat <i>xacuti</i>, or minced goat with green peas, or goat <i>dhansak</i>...Okay, let's start over. Goat makes me happy. And this dish is high up …

We're in love with these gorgeous bon bons from Gotham Bar & Grill

Make Tequila And Lime Cured Salmon | Men's Health

If you coat a fish in salt, through the mysticism of science, the salt will draw moisture out from within the fish, causing the proteins to “cook” and preserving the fish. After buying the fish and covering it with a salt mixture, all you really need to do is wait for the lusciousness to …

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Game Day Eats: 10 Nacho Recipes We Love

GalleryGame Day Eats: 10 Nacho Recipes We Love<p>More<p>Nacho Generator<p>Build the ultimate custom recipe.<p>Crisp chips, gooey cheese, and flavorful toppings—what's not to like about good nachos? Few things taste better when you're sitting on the couch watching the game. When it comes to construction, you've …

Thirsty Thursday: A Beerly Legal Cocktail for the Super Bowl

<b>It’s more than just alliteration;</b> <b>it’s a statement, a proclamation that Thursdays are when the weekend should really start.</b> Kicking it off right is …

They’re Serving Free Mountain Dew–Cured Bacon Tacos in Bryant Park Right Now

The PepsiCo- and Frito-Lay-themed celebrity-chef-and-professional-athlete smashupfest known as #PEPCITY, which is going on today and Saturday, …

Alton Brown's Perfect Popcorn | Food Network

The Best Coconut Cake in Honolulu is at Orchids

The claim to fame at Orchids, the beach-front restaurant at the Halekulani' hotel, is their Coconut Cake. It's legendary, and easily the best on the island of Oahu. But more on that later! We've eaten our way through the entire dessert menu to tell you what other sweets are must-orders.<p>Let's start …

Why We Love Le Creuset Dutch Ovens

There are a lot of Dutch ovens out there, but we're quite attached to the classic 7.25-quart Le Creuset<p>You only need one Dutch oven, so make sure it's the right one. <b>Le Creuset</b>'s reputation is unmatched, but which shape and size are best? The <i>BA</i> Test Kitchen swears by the <b>7¼-quart round French oven</b> …

Kitchens

8 Symbolic Chinese New Year Dishes in LA

Bread on set behind-the-scenes earlier today at a photo shoot for an upcoming cover.

17 Reasons To Fill Up On Bread

That bread basket is going down, so shut up.

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8 superfoods eaten by the super successful

Superfoods are the new thing. These foods pack in an abnormal dose of healthy nutrients. And when there is a new thing, the rich and successful follow suit. Take a look at what these famous people are putting on their plates.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Twitter</b>

Superfoods

Salmon

There are salmon in both the Pacific and Atlantic oceans, but all are born in freshwater streams. They make their way to the sea and, once fully grown, they begin an arduous journey back upriver to their freshwater birthplace to spawn.<p>With its beautiful pink-orange flesh; meaty, succulent flavor; …

Fishing

Mangoes and the 3 Best Ways to Enjoy Them in the Winter

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: We’re escaping winter this month -- in our kitchen at least -- and exploring tropical fruits. Next up, the mango.</i><p>We do grow some mangoes in the U.S., but most of what you’ll find …

Food

How to Prep Kale

<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: Stop avoiding kale. All it needs is a little massaging to reveal its soft, sweet -- well, sweeter -- side.</i><p>You can't avoid kale. It's in salad! It's in …

Kitchens

The New Way to Love Food

The "every-other-day diet" involves one day of eating whatever you want, followed by a day of eating very little.<p>Before she deprived people of food, Dr. Krista Varady deprived mice. Not for long, and not entirely, but during her post-doc research at the University of California, Berkeley, in 2006, …

Veggie Masala Burgers with Cilantro Chutney Aioli Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> UPDATE: Cut the cook time in half! You can get all the ingredients to make these burgers pre-measured, pre-chopped and sent right to your doorstep! Check out: https://www.facebook.com...<br>Packed with textured veggies, lacking any sort of bean paste, and pungent with spice, I would …

Burgers