Word Meistero

42 Flips | 7 Magazines | 1 Following | 2 Followers | @wordmeistero | Keep up with Word Meistero on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Word Meistero”

10 Great Takes on the Classic Potato Salad

Tender, creamy potatoes make the perfect hearty-but-neutral base for simple summer salads. The picnic and barbecue standard is also incredibly versatile, easily adapted to fit whatever main course it's made to accompany. From the tangy, mayonnaise-dressed classic to a light and fresh-tasting …

Quinoa recipes: 13 delicious and healthy meals you’ll love

Here are some delicious quinoa recipes to get you started...<p>By now, you’re probably very aware of the health benefits of quinoa, FYI, it’s pronounced …

New Paris hotels

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>Hotels in Paris have never looked better. The latest to open range from ultra polished designer interiors to intimate …

15 Food Instagram Accounts That Will Make You Oh-So-Hungry

Sure, we can all post a half-decent photo of poached eggs at brunch, but these 15 amazing food Instagram accounts are on a whole other level. …

The best restaurants in Tokyo and Kyoto – chosen by Japan’s top chefs

Photograph: T.Matsui/PR<p>Le Musée in Hokkaido: fusing minimalism with cutting edge cooking<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/13/1426259393091/87a5e19e-98bd-4597-af10-d525d09f8869-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: T.Matsui/PR<p>Le Musée in Hokkaido: fusing minimalism with …

Top 10: the most romantic Paris hotels

An expert guide to the most romantic hotels in Paris, including the best places to stay for stunning views, sumptuous décor, luxurious bedrooms, intimate spas and excellent restaurants, in locations close to the Eiffel Tower, the Champs-Élysées, Montmartre, the Marais and the Left Bank.<p>Shangri-La …

Investing in wine: seven things you need to know

Considering making the jump in to fine wine investment? Follow our advice so you end up with the best of the bottles<p>Wondering how best to invest that £10,000 – or more – you have spare? Fine wine boasts one of the best performing asset classes of the last 20 years. And with the most expensive lot …

Wintering in Niseko

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p><b>Perched high in the Hokkaido mountains, Niseko is the latest winter destination to win the hearts of the snow bunnies. With miles of</b> …

17 Ways to Make a New Year's Resolution You'll Actually Keep

Many of us who have used this time of year to turn our bodies around have fallen into the same cycle of failure: We’re frustrated with our size or …

Flourless chocolate cake with Irish-coffee cream recipe

A rich, dense chocolate cake to serve with whisky-laced whipped cream<p><b>SERVES</b><p>8<p><b>INGREDIENT</b><p>320g (11½oz) plain chocolate (70 per cent cocoa solids), broken into pieces<br>• 160g (5½oz) butter<br>• 145g (5oz) caster sugar<br>• 5 medium eggs, separated<br>• 40g (1½oz) ground almonds<br>• icing-sugar for dusting<p><b>for the cream</b><p>½ tbsp …

How to Make the Best Swedish Meatballs

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>What is a Swedish meatball?<p>That might sound like a stupid question, because most of us have a pretty clear idea: They tend to be small, flavored with warm spices, coated in gravy, and sometimes stabbed with toothpicks. You know, plus lingonberries and IKEA and …

The Better Fruitcake: Baking Stollen at NYC's Bien Cuit Bakery

"Are you politely trying to say you don't like stollen?"<p>"No," Zachary Golper says. "I'm politely trying to say that I'm a bad Jew."<p>I'm in Golper's kitchen at Bien Cuit in Brooklyn, one of New York's finest bakeries for bread and French pastry, and we're talking Christmastime. While his impeccable …

Season's eatings: roast garlic

New season garlic can be found in Victorian farmers markets this month, with their lime green scapes, their purple bulbs – depending on the variety – and a thatch of roots at their base. A bulb of garlic takes about 7 to 8 months to grow to maturity – again, depending on the variety – of which, …

Lemon-Vanilla Pound Cake

For a tantalizing tea-time treat, try this heavenly lemon pound cake.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>1/4 cup(s) unsalted butter, melted1 cup(s) milk1/2 cup(s) unsalted butter, cut up2 cup(s) all-purpose flour1/2 teaspoon(s) salt4 large eggs, at room temperature2 1/4 cup(s) sugar1 tablespoon(s) vanilla extract1/2 …

Dessert

20 Hearty Fall Recipes That'll Warm You Up

When you need comforting, these are the only things that'll do.<p>Comfort food season has arrived, so skip the summer salads and opt for hearty soups, casseroles, and roasts. These autumn dishes are filling, easy to make, and perfect for a cold fall day. We also threw some baked goods in here, too, …

Good Heavens Above: The Best Northern Lights Holidays for 2014/2015

Light show: Aurora over Swedish Lapland © William Gray<p>After all the recent hype over the northern lights, NASA announced back in June 2014 that the …

FoodRECIPES

Vanilla and yoghurt panna cotta with pomegranate jelly<p>Preparation time<p>over 2 hours<p>Cooking time<p>less than 10 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 4<p>I love the contrast of the white and the red (my favourite colour) in this recipe. But after you have tried this recipe once, if you fancy it, mix up the fruit the next time …

Curtis Stone's Blueberry Pancake Recipe

Sexy chef Curtis Stone shares his recipe for a brunch favorite: blueberry pancakes.<p>HOTCAKES WITH DELICIOUS BLUEBERRY COMPOTE<p><b>Serves 4</b><p><b>BLUEBERRY COMPOTE</b><p>18 ounces fresh blueberries1/4 cup sugarGrated zest and juice of 1 lemon1/4 cup coarsely chopped fresh mint leaves (optional)<p><b>HOTCAKES</b><p>1 cup fresh …

Breakfast

A New, Irresistible Take on the Philly Cheesesteak

If this doesn't inspire brotherly love what the hell will?<p><i>Part of our comprehensive coverage of the American sandwich, available in full in our September issue</i><p><b>The best sandwiches</b> come from the greatest factory cities, and Philadelphia—the "Workshop of the World"—has its share. But none are more …

Britain's best afternoon teas

From scones at the Ritz to cakes at Betty's: to mark National Afternoon Tea Week, we pick the best places to enjoy this fine English tradition in the UK<p><b>The Ritz, London</b><p>+44 (0)20 7300 2345<p>£50 per person, or £66 per person with a glass of champagne<p>The Ritz is synonymous with afternoon tea, and for …

The 7 Craziest PB&Js on the Internet

These six recipes for seriously kooky PB&Js take the classic combo way beyond white bread<p>Typically, on a Thursday, Kookery brings you just one insanely kooky recipe to ogle, drool over, and ultimately (we hope?) make. But in the spirit of going back to school, we thought we'd come up with the best, …

101 things to do in London

The best things to do in London<p>1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Wander around Temperate House in Kew Gardens<p>Kew<p>The return of the newly restored …

Coffee "S'mores" Pie

8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Graham Cracker Crust<p>9 whole graham crackers, ground finely in a food processor<p>2 tablespoons heavy cream<p>2 tablespoons Nutella<p>1 ounce semisweet or bittersweet chocolate, melted<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>Coffee Ganache<p>12 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate (do …

The Best Burger in America Is Not Easy to Get

But sweet Jesus this thing is great.<p><b>The best hamburger in America</b> — at least that I know of — is hard to get. Obviously, you have to know where it can be found. I will take care of that part right now — it can be found at Raoul's Restaurant, on Prince Street in New York City. It isn't very …

12 Gluten-Free Beers That Actually Taste Good

Gluten-free beer doesn’t have to be bland—it can even be good! Here are 12 brews, from coffee ales to golden ales to IPAs, that are tasty enough for anyone<p>Whether for diet or health concerns, giving up gluten used to mean missing out on the wildly flavorful new craft beers. The few gluten-free …

Yogurt with Fresh Figs, Honey, and Pine Nuts

8 Servings<p>Warming the honey with rose water infuses it with flavor.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons pine nuts<p>¼ cup honey<p>½ teaspoon rose water or orange-flower water<p>3 cups plain Greek yogurt<p>16 fresh figs, halved<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Toast pine nuts in a dry small skillet over medium-low heat, …

Potato gnocchi with pesto, green beans and ricotta recipe

Potato gnocchi are a great thing to know how to make<p>The key to light gnocchi is to avoid overworking the dough. It’s worth doubling the batch of pesto as it keeps in the fridge for about a week.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>Rock salt<br>1kg/2¼lb large, similar-sized floury potatoes, such as desirée<br>About 150g/5oz …

Sticky Chinese pork ribs recipe

Honey gives ribs a perfect sticky texture<p><b>Serves 4 as a starter</b><p>2 racks of pork ribs<p>1 tsp peppercorns<p>3 bay leaves<p>1 onion, halved<p>A thumb of ginger, peeled and roughly chopped<p>2 garlic cloves, roughly chopped<p>4 tbsp Shaoxing rice wine<p>3 tbsp dark soy sauce<p>7 tbsp honey<p>2 tbsp Chinkiang vinegar<p>1 tbsp sesame …

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

The 15 Most Common Counterfeit Foods—and How to Identify Them

From olive oil to honey to cinnamon, caviar to milk, a guide to the most commonly counterfeited foods<p>We are generally trusting eaters. A server brings a dish: It must be what the menu says. But labels can lie, and when it comes down to it, can you really tell the difference between one whity flaky …