Gung Bao Chicken

Gong Bao Chicken With Peanuts

The origins of Chinese Gong Bao (aka Kung Pao) chicken are murky, but this recipe for chicken, peanuts, and red chiles is resoundingly clear.

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  • 25 M
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Bleeding Heart Radish Ravioli with Yellow Tomato Sauce Recipe

Radish Ravioli with Yellow Tomato Sauce

Raw food lover will devour this recipe. The herbed cheese filling is balanced by the mild, radish ravioli. Oil-marinated diced yellow tomatoes act as the sauce.

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  • 1 H
  • 2
Chocolate-Coconut Crepes Recipe

Chocolate-Coconut Crepes

Lacy crepes, French pancakes, are filled with a creamy bittersweet chocolate sauce and topped with toasted coconut curls and softly mounded whipped cream.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
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Pappardelle with Slow Cooked Meats

Pappardelle with Amazing Slow-Cooked Meat

A show of hands, please. Who swoons to meat that’s slowly imbued with wine and aromatics and then tossed atop pasta? Just as we thought.

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  • 40 M
  • 3 H, 40 M
  • 51
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A Man and His Stove

Stove fanatic David writes about his obsession with his Viking stove, nicknamed Thor, its massive BTUs, and its sleek lines. The stove is his power.

Apple-Cherry Cardamom Strudel Recipe

Apple-Cherry Cardamom Strudel

Sour cherries and apples get a kick from orange juice, cardamon, and cherry liqueur then are rolled up in phyllo dough, sometimes called filo, and baked.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
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Windows on the World

Windows on the World’s Dacquoise

Windows on the World was one of New York City’s finest restaurants. David, a former waiter, remembers a special moment: a private sunrise breakfast from the 107th floor.

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Feel the Burn: Portuguese Piri-Piri Sauce Heats Up the Palate

Molho de piri-piri, a hot sauce made from African birdseye peppers, is beloved in Portugal and is the inspiration for shrimp, pork and chicken recipes.

Grenache Wine

To Sink or Swim in a Glass of Grenache

At a tasting of Michel Chapoutier’s wines at Restaurant Daniel, David Leite learns a thing or two about wine, tasting, French food, and how to fake it.

Sete Cidades

São Miguel Trip Planner

The who, what, when, where, and how of putting together a trip to Sao Miguel, Portugal.

Cloisters in Ponta Delgada

Feeding the Feast

Portugal’s Festa do Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres is one of the largest religious feasts in the world and serves some of the country’s tastiest street food.

Chicken Braised with Saffron, Cinnamon, Lavender, and Almonds Recipe

Chicken Braised with Saffron, Cinnamon, Lavender, Almonds

Chicken is braised in a brew containing saffron, cinnamon, and lavender. Braised the chicken a day ahead for the best flavor and serve it over rice, couscous, rosemary mashed potatoes, or polenta.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 4
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