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Roasted Sugar

Roasted Sugar

Author Notes: In a low oven, granulated sugar develops a toasty flavor reminiscent of light caramel or turbinado, yet it remains powdery and dry. That means you can use it…

7 Ways To Save Money When You Die

7 Ways To Save Money When You Die

Dying can be an expensive proposition, and when the death of a loved one occurs, nobody is in the mood to go comparison shopping or start hunting down deals. The…

That Pre-Meeting ‘Power Pose’ Isn’t Doing What You Think It’s Doing

That Pre-Meeting ‘Power Pose’ Isn’t Doing What You Think It’s Doing

It turns out the only beneficial result of a “power pose” is nice posture. Previous research on the stance ― where you stand tall with your legs spread and hands on…

How to Live Stylishly in a Studio Apartment

How to Live Stylishly in a Studio Apartment

If there’s one thing that gets a bad rap in design, it’s the studio apartment. Often a rental with very little in the way of space…

Lemon Marmalade (Marmellata di Limoni)

Lemon Marmalade (Marmellata di Limoni)

Author Notes: While the English-style of marmalade results in a clear, often soft jam punctuated with finely sliced citrus peel, this is a Sicilian style recipe for lemon m…

Marinated Kohlrabi (In the Style of Artichoke Hearts)

Marinated Kohlrabi (In the Style of Artichoke Hearts)

Author Notes: Marinated kohlrabi is easy to make and a pleasure to eat. When kohlrabi is boiled whole and then peeled, the flesh of the vegetable somewhat resembles articho (…more…

Frico

Frico

Author Notes: 1-ingredient, homemade cheese crisps to keep on hand for awards season, game days, and beyond. —Samantha Weiss Hills Makes approx. 6 to 10, depending how big you…

Salted Caramel Bars for Two

Salted Caramel Bars for Two

Author Notes: This recipe is from my book Sweet and Simple: Dessert for Two(Countryman Press 2017). Buttery rich shortbread sandwiched by salted caramel. It doesn’t get mu (…more…

Chicken in Butter

Chicken in Butter

Author Notes: Inspired by Elizabeth David’s description for ‘Florentine chicken breast’ from “Italian Food” (1954) and the signature dish of Trattoria Sostanza in Florence, Serves 2…

Tsoureki (Sweet Greek Easter and New Year’s Bread)

Tsoureki (Sweet Greek Easter and New Year’s Bread)

Author Notes: This is a delicious Greek bread that is traditionally made at Greek Easter and for New Year’s. For Easter, the bread is baked with hard-boiled…