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Japanese Readers Pick the Manga Series Set to Make Their Big Break in 2015

Japanese print media magazin<i>e Da Vinci</i> has worked with NicoNico for a second annual survey asking manga readers which series is set make its big …

5 New Must-Try Bakeries in DC

Pork chops with a coffee marinade, and sweet-potato hash recipe

A coffee and molasses brine gives pork chops a delicious depth of flavour. Fry them simply with easy potato hash<p><b>SERVES</b> <br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>6 tbsp molasses sugar<br>30g (1oz) sea-salt flakes<br>1 litre (1¾ pints) freshly brewed coffee<br>4 big pork chops, about 250g (9oz) each<br>1½ tbsp rendered pork fat or oil, for frying<p>…

21 Seriously Inspiring Ramen Noodle Recipes

Ramen Noodles are cheap yet so easy to turn into a hearty meal. Here are 21 fantastic Ramen Noodle Recipes for you to try for your next easy, …

Cooking

Where Itching Comes From

The science behind what makes people scratch<p>Semanza lived in the Rukungiri region of rural Uganda. He suffered such unbearable itching that continuous scratching with his fingernails did not afford him even temporary relief. His solution was to break a clay pot and use the rough edge of one of its …

What to Do This Weekend: December 18 to 21

<b>Thursday, December 18</b><p><b>CATS: Rock & Roll Hotel</b> is a bar, but it’s also, for one day only, a house for cats. The <b>Washington Humane Society i</b>s hosting a …

Big theater chains team up against Netflix's first movie

Unsurprisingly, there's one group that's not at all excited to hear Netflix and IMAX are arranging for the <i>Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon</i> sequel to hit theaters and streaming at the same time: movie theater owners. According to the <i>LA Times</i>, Regal, AMC, Carmike and Cinemark have all stated they don't …

9 Bean Recipes to Take to the Bank

After a month of holiday spending and overindulgence (re: Hangover Helpers and Sticky Buns), it's time to cut back. Enter the bean: your most hardworking and economical kitchen accomplice for the New Year. Chock full of flavor, not to mention protein and fiber, these small, inexpensive energy …

Vegan

The Sherlock & Watson

<i>You'll no longer have to buy a plane ticket to get in on the cocktails at Seattle's Essex: Owners Brandon Pettit and Molly Wizenberg (a.k.a. Orangette) will be sharing their favorite recipes with us, every other week. Drink up, people.</i><p><i>Today: A new way to drink your afternoon tea.</i><p>Whenever our bar …

Sherlock Holmes

17 Wonderfully Warm And Cozy Mulled Drinks

Mull the wine! Mull the cider! MULL IT ALL.

Cider

Tangy Teriyaki Salmon

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Salmon gets a new weeknight treatment.</i><p>Salmon is a weekly offering in my house, largely because my fish guy sells the best I’ve ever had, and because everyone in my house …

Seafood

Sweet Potato Biscuit Pillows with Honey and Coconut Oil

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p><i>Today: Biscuits that live up to their name. (Seriously.)</i><p>WHO: TheWimpyVegetarian is a blogger, food writer, and cooking teacher …

Breakfast

4 Must-Have Bottles to Stock Your Holiday Bar

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i></i><p>The holidays are upon us. If your liquor cabinet is still reeling from last season’s assault of port you won’t …

Ice Cream

Homemade Basilcello

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Maggie Battista from eatboutique shares her take on the classic Italian limoncello.</i><p>I remember my initial sip of homemade Limoncello. It was my …

Die Hard

Dad's Favorite Seafood Stew + Caramelized Fennel, Leek, and Orange Salad

Remember July? The wind whipping through your hair, the smell of sunscreen, the blue sky over the beaches of Marseille. Oh, you didn't jet over to the South of France for the summer? Yeah, neither did we. But that doesn't stop us from eating like we did.<p>Transport yourself to a beach towel beneath …

Spices

Andy Ricker's Tam Taeng Kwaa (Thai Cucumber Salad) From 'Pok Pok'

<b>Andy Ricker</b> opens his new <i>Pok Pok</i> cookbook with a series of variations on papaya salad. These are the beating heart of his namesake restaurant, providing its inspiration as well as a sweet and sour bridge between the range of complex savory dishes. This particular salad, made with cucumbers instead …

The Only Hot Apple Cider Recipe You'll Ever Need

When it comes to the best ways to use fresh fall apples, apple cider ranks as one of our favorites. And since we recently cleared up any possible confusion between apple cider and juice, you now have no excuse not to be drinking this seasonal drink at home.<p>Over the years, people have tried getting …

9 Monster Mashes

So you want to throw a Halloween party and you want to feed your guests. Something spooky, scary. Maybe there's a werewolf bar mitvah theme -- maybe everything has to be an ironic Wes Anderson reference or else everyone has to leave. Maybe you've put a ban on any costume that begins with "sexy". …

Mashed

White Negroni

<i>You'll no longer have to buy a plane ticket to get in on the cocktails at Seattle's Essex: Owners Brandon Pettit and Molly Wizenberg (a.k.a. Orangette) will be sharing their favorite recipes with us, every other week. Drink up, people.</i><p><i>Today: If you can get down with a Negroni -- or even a Martini</i> …

Vermouth

8 Recipes with Butternut Squash

It is easy to overlook butternut squash. An autumn and winter workhorse that may seem as common as carrots, butternut squash may not exactly inspire culinary fireworks when more exotic and colorful squash varieties -- like kabocha, acorn, and delicata -- beckon from the market. (Plus, let’s face …

Butternut

Asian Soups That Go Way Beyond Ramen

Ramen has taken over America, and we're totally cool with that. Ramen, after midnight or at reasonable dinner hour, is hands-down one of the most comforting, savory and filling bowls of soup around. (Let's also never forget Justin Timberlake's ramen noodle hair.) A classic Japanese dish, ramen has …