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A French Market Takes Manhattan

Kerri Allen | Posted 05.27.2015 | Taste
Kerri Allen

Americans may remember "Freedom Fries" and "Freedom Onion Soup," but in a grand twist of irony, Le District, a 23,000 square foot paean to French cuisine, recently opened directly across from the Freedom Tower at One World Trade Center.

Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness? Well, Does It Help You When You're 'Hangry'?

Erica Wides | Posted 05.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Erica Wides

I'm embarking on a quest, a mission, a journey. I'm going on a worldwide (okay, nationwide) search for something. Sorta like Kerouac, in search of him...

Want A Taste Of Washington? Then Sample This

Kari Haugeto | Posted 05.14.2015 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

Truth is, America's capital, like our country, is a melting pot of culinary cultures. And it's amazing to see how Washington's chefs from the world over have fused the best flavors of their native countries with a very American flair.

Let Food Be Thy Pleasure: How to Stop the Struggle Around Food

Miriam Ava | Posted 01.10.2015 | Taste
Miriam Ava

Food is nourishment. Food is medicine. Food is pleasure. Drop the dogma around food. Paleo, vegan, low-carb, high-protein, gluten-free, vegetarian...

17 French Onion Soup Recipes That Make Us Actually Excited For Winter

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 11.10.2014 | Taste

Sweet onions, salty broth, soaked bread and bubbly cheese: It's the dream team of soups.

Why Pho Is Really Pronounced 'Fuh'

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 11.07.2014 | Taste

What's in a name? In this case, a lot.

French Idyll: One Visit, Three Voices (Part 1)

Pam Townsend | Posted 11.29.2014 | Travel
Pam Townsend

Traveling is, by its nature, an intensely individual and personal experience. Whether one travels solo on a self-planned journey or as part of an organized group tour, the resulting experiences will be different for each traveler, based on interests, knowledge and temperament.

Celebrities Share Their French Dining Secrets

Ali Rosen | Posted 11.10.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

From croissants to cheese, it's hard not to daydream when thinking of Parisian cuisine.

Beaune, The Beautiful Capital Of Burgundy Wine

John Mariani | Posted 11.08.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

Beaune is not the sort of small city you would stay in your hotel for much time anyway, for it is designed for walking, chatting and dining well in the Burgundian manner.

The Best Barbecue Sauces You've Never Heard Of, From Europe

Steven Raichlen | Posted 10.01.2014 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

A sauce has the power to transform the simplest grilled seafood or chicken into an event.

Do You Have Joie de Vivre?

Peg Melnik | Posted 09.28.2014 | Good News
Peg Melnik

I can spot a Parisian anywhere, even if he doesn't live in the City of Light. Even if he speaks broken French with an American accent.

17 Food Reasons The French Are Better At Life

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 07.23.2014 | Taste

So. Much. Cheese.

This Is How NOT To Pronounce These French Cuisine Favorites

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 07.10.2014 | Taste

Face-palm.

Easy Creme Brulee With Ginger

Laura Kumin | Posted 09.07.2014 | Taste
Laura Kumin

After a lot of dirty dishes, by Jove, I think I got it. (Cue the My Fair Lady music!) A caramel disk-topped custard that takes the best from the traditions I love and twists them just enough. 

How To Eat Like A Local In Paris, According To Actual Parisians

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 08.25.2014 | Taste

Nobody eats better in a city than the locals. They know where to find the best coffee, because they need it every morning. They know where to find the...

Family Style

Sarah Archer | Posted 06.02.2014 | Taste
Sarah Archer

This is what curators like to call "social practice" art -- that is, people doing everyday things in collaboration with an art gallery or museum.

Laissez-Moi Tranquil (I Googled That)

Adina Kalish | Posted 07.13.2014 | Parents
Adina Kalish

According to Bringing Up Bebe (and a French mom I know who happens to have the most well-behaved kids I've ever met), French parents basically ignore their kids requests 90 percent of the time. They make them wait. They don't over program. They advocate boredom. And I am guilty of all of this.

Which French Pastry Would You Eat For The Rest Of Your Life?

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 05.06.2014 | Taste

We ask the tough questions.

Le Bilboquet: This Spring's Hottest Restaurant in New York

Katie Lara | Posted 07.05.2014 | New York
Katie Lara

If you haven't been to Le Bilboquet in Midtown and you call yourself a New Yorker -- you shouldn't.

A Definitive Ranking Of Macaron Flavors

Posted 04.04.2014 | Taste

There are certain flavors you don't want to miss, and other ones that taste like soap.

When You Order at Fanny's, Don't Forget le Fondant Au Chocolat

Jerry Lanson | Posted 05.27.2014 | Travel
Jerry Lanson

Some French chefs study at schools like Le Cordon Bleu in Paris. For others, cooking is a family affair. Fanny Jehanno falls into this second group.

The Best Eclairs in America

Epicurious | Posted 04.26.2014 | Taste
Epicurious

Alessandra Bulow On New Year's Day we looked into our crystal ball of dessert food trends, beyond the cupcakes, doughnuts, handpies, and macarons o...

A Little Bite Of Paris

Elsa Giannakoudaki | Posted 05.05.2014 | Taste
Elsa Giannakoudaki

There are macarons and then there are Ladurée macarons.

Improving a Winter Classic: The French Cassoulet

Epicurious | Posted 04.26.2014 | Taste
Epicurious

Joanne Camas Who says you can't improve on a classic? Take cassoulet, for example, the hearty French stew that defies precise categorization. Peter...

No Reservations, No Problems at This Cathedral of Real Basic French Food

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 04.23.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

My favorite restaurant in Paris, and the most beautiful one in my opinion as well, is Chez Chartier. Open everyday, the amazing dining room looks straight out of a period movie.