In Japan, where more people die each year from choking than in traffic accidents, mush is getting a high-tech treatment.
The holiday cruise season is steaming toward the New Year having logged less than one foodborne illness outbreak a month thus far in 2017 that met the CDC’s criteria for public posting. As of Dec. 8, there had been 10 such outbreaks involving nine ships from five cruise lines, according to the Centers for Disease... Continue Reading
Mobius Among the Vines SAINT-ÉMILION, FRANCE: The alluring curve of the roof designed by Christian de Portzamparc mirrors evening clouds above Chateau Cheval Blanc in Bordeaux. Cheval Blanc, which means "white horse" in French, is one...Show More Summary
Hello everyone! We hope you are staying safe and warm and enjoying the holiday spirit wherever you are. As we gear up for the festive season, we thought we might share with you a few of our favorite ideas for holiday gifts this year. Happy Holidays! Continue reading "2017 Holiday Gift Guide" »
Holiday shopping is in full swing. Check out these local markets and support area businesses, or seek out refuge from the cold in the form of warm, festive cocktails. 1) Support local, independent businesses at Winterfest, hosted by the West Town Chamber of Commerce. Participating businesses include...
The owner rejected Ramsay’s menu changes Shouty chef Gordon Ramsay has been waltzing into run-down restaurants and using verbal abuse to turn them around for years, but soul food, it seems, falls outside his realm of expertise. Ramsay...Show More Summary
Time-consuming but magnificent, this is a lasagna fancy enough for holiday dinners.
The celebrity chef’s style tips include cozy sweaters and eating healthy.
Get one started this weekend, using Julia Moskin’s excellent guide, and build it with kids, or for kids, in the days to come.
The owner of SugarCube, a dessert shop in Long Island City, shops for Greek ingredients and plays violin with his children in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.
If you have been following the Chicano Cuisine guys, the homegrown chefs who have embraced Mexican American cooking that represents the tastes of Los Angeles, you know that their restaurants are some of the most vibrant in town at the moment, as happy to embrace the churro as an elaborate Oaxacan...
Bakers, it's time to break up with supermarket vanilla! Step up your game with these next-level vanilla extracts.
All the stuff a new cook needs, just in time for the holidays.
Once you’ve condensed what might be an entire post to a blurb that fits on the back of a book it may not rehydrate easily, not even with a healthy dose of beer. So this is what I wrote about Beer is for Everyone!: “The value of a fresh pair of eyes — or in […]
Buttery shortbread is not only a favorite holiday treat but it makes a great gift. Our cookie platter would be lonely without it.
What's more lovely on a holiday cookie platter than beautiful Linzer cookies? These little sandwich cookies are surprisingly easy to make as they’re basically a sugar cookie with a bit of almond flour added. Just cut the dough, bake,...Show More Summary
Mass-produced crockpots and other ceramic food containers are probably safe, but handmade earthenware might merit a home test.
What’s in season: With colors ranging from pale orange to bright violet, even green, there’s a whole world of cauliflower to be found beyond the common white staple. Look for Romanesco cauliflower (also called Romanesco broccoli), a pale green variety originally from northern Italy and known for...
From at least the 14th century, Jews have celebrated Hanukkah by deep-frying pastries — Iraqi zengoula, Indian jalabi, Spanish and Mexican buñuelos, Italian frittelle, Israeli sufganiyot — and, since the 19th century, pan-frying potato latkes. But it’s the oil — specifically olive oil — and not...
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