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Where to Find Southern Food in New York City

New Yorkers complain about the city's sticky summers, but it's nothing compared to the sweltering weather experienced below the Mason-Dixon line. …

Fried Green Tomatoes

Grilled salmon with ginger

This simple, easy dish is a staple in the Detox Kitchen. It was created when I was cooking with our friend Archie, and we still argue over who came up with the recipe. It is the perfect heart-healthy dish as it’s high in omega-3 fatty acids and also offers anticoagulant properties from the ginger …

Craster kipper toasties

SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 slices hot toast<br>• dash Worcester sauce<br>• 2 cooked kippers<br>• 2 tbsp double cream<br>• grated cheddar cheese<p>METHOD<p>Butter the hot toast and add a dash of Worcester sauce.<p>Mash the kipper fillets and stir in the cream.<p>Add the cheese to taste (about a teacup full).<p>Spread this mixture on the toast …

The 30 Best Hotels in New York City

The ultimate accommodations for a stylish stay.<p>With hundreds of hotels across Manhattan's many neighborhoods, it can be challenging to sift through the endless options to find that perfect gem of a place, especially if you're visiting from out of town. Here, we've rounded up the best luxury and …

Easy fish pie

Although this doesn’t have a dairy-based white sauce like a traditional fish pie, it retains many of the same comforting qualities and is a lot easier to make. If you are not allergic, add a little grated cheese to the mixture and on top before grilling.<p>SERVES<p>a family of 4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>¼ small onion, …

Grilled sardines with fennel and slow-cooked red peppers recipe

Stuffing sardines with fennel fills them with a wonderful flavour<p>Sardines are great value for money and very good for you. Stuffing fennel sticks in the cavity of the fish flavours the sardine flesh perfectly. The best way to cook the fish is on a barbecue (don’t put the sardines on the hottest …

Crab ravioli with tomato and basil recipe

Stuffed crab pasta will make you extremely popular with family or friends<p>Make sure you get your dough really thin, otherwise your hard work will go to waste and you’ll end up with something tough and chewy instead of silky and sexy.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the ravioli</b> <br>250g/9oz 00 flour, plus extra for …

Stir-Fried Ginger Shrimp

These are wonderfully messy shrimp that were meant to be eaten with fingers, chopsticks or forks. Since this stir fry is so good cold on a salad of …

11 Luxe Seafood Dishes for New Year's Eve

Having a tough time deciding on a New Year’s Eve menu? You can’t go wrong with fresh, pristine seafood like raw oysters, buttery salmon and sweet, …

Salmon Cakes

Canned salmon is a great way to get in your weekly dose of fatty fish without breaking your budget. Bonus: Canned salmon is an awesome pantry staple. …

How to Cook Scallops Perfectly Every Time

We're here to spill the beans with a searing technique that makes it stupidly quick and easy for anyone to achieve a rich, buttery scallop with a …

Seafood Pastas

These hearty recipes include angel hair pasta with squid, mussels, and zucchini and seafood capellini with saffron.

Why You Should Drink Bourbon With Oysters

The next time you shuck open a dozen oysters or order an icy platterful, consider skipping the usual glass of sparkling wine or Muscadet. Instead, …

6 Dinners to Make with Canned Tuna

My kitchen is never without a jar of tuna packed in oil. It’s often the thing that saves me from feeling like I have nothing to eat.<p>It ties together the scraps of food—the last of the kale, that pesky half-bulb of fennel, even eggs—that I end up with a few days after a greenmarket trip, and it …

Easy Techniques to Improve Any Shrimp Recipe

I was raised in what you might call a shrimp cocktail family—each and every one of us is a complete fanatic. To this day, it's not uncommon for an oversize platter of poached shrimp and a bowl of horseradish-heavy cocktail sauce to stand in as my dinner. Unfortunately, not all shrimp cocktail is …

Everything You Need to Know to Buy Better Shrimp

Shrimp has been the most popular seafood in the US for years—it represents more than a quarter of the seafood eaten in this country. It's also one of the most varied categories: You can find dozens of different species of shrimp, each boasting multiple names and preparations. You can buy them with …

A Love Letter to New York City’s Vanishing Mom-and-Pops

“Analogue,” Zoe Leonard’s epic yet intimate sequence of photographs, now installed in <i>MOMA</i>’s atrium, is a story of two vanishing worlds. The first is the mom-and-pop commerce of the Lower East Side and Williamsburg, now steamrolled by gentrification. The second is old-school photography, before it …

New York City

The 19 best waterfront restaurants in NYC

1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Yelp / Eileen G.<p>Restaurants, American<p>The River Caféicon-chevron-right<p>Many people consider the River Café to be the best …

The Food Lab: How to Cook Mussels (The Easiest Choose-Your-Own-Adventure, One-Pot Meal Around)

I don't know why mussels don't get more love. They're always inexpensive (even at Whole Foods they run under $5 a pound!), they're delicious, they're elegant (heck, you might even call 'em downright fancy!), and best of all, they're ridiculously quick and easy to cook. Got a bag of mussels, a bit …

11 New York City-based documentaries to watch on Netflix

Want to know more about one of the world's most famous cities, home to more than 8 million people and approximately 32 million slices of pizza?<p>Even …

The definitive ranking of the best pizza in New York City

1<p>Photograph: Bob Wong<p>Restaurants, Pizza<p>NY Pizza Supremaicon-chevron-right<p>Hidden in plain sight, NY Pizza Suprema greets Penn Station travelers in the …

5 New York City Adventures: Where You Think You Should Go and Where You Should Go Instead

There are many unique adventures to be had in New York City which continue to gather large crowds of people looking to replicate these once in a lifetime experiences. They are written down in guide books and talked about on blogs and done over and over again for very good reasons but there are also …

Times Square

24 things that make you realize you're a New Yorker

<i>By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris</i><p>Some people think you can determine whether people are real New Yorkers by the amount of time …

24 things you'll see while driving in New York

<i>By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris</i><p>New York, city of a thousand enchantments (the Empire State Building! the Algonquin cat fashion …

12 drool-worthy brunch dishes you need to try in NYC

If there's any meal New Yorkers feel particularly passionate about, it's brunch. It's a weekend unwind, a hangover cure (thank heavens for Bloody …

Requiem for an Egg Cream: In Search of a New York Classic

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>"This is how my father ordered egg creams as a kid," a friend once told me. "He'd take a sip at the counter and say, 'I'm sorry, but this doesn't have enough milk. Could you add some more?' The soda jerk would add some, dad …