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Olives, Lemons & Za'atar

Rozanne Gold | Posted 08.16.2014 | Taste
Rozanne Gold

Born into a food-obsessed Palestinian family, Rawia grew up eating food that has recently become trendy currency: the flavors and spirit of the Arabic kitchen found along the Eastern Mediterranean and in Israel, or Palestine, depending on your point of view.

Cooking Off the Cuff: Got Fish? Got Roasted Vegetables? Get This Olive Sauce

Edward Schneider | Posted 06.23.2014 | Taste
Edward Schneider

Here's a pretty much season-neutral sauce that I've served with fish and with slow-roasted vegetables.

5 Kitchen Cures to Help You Feel Vibrant

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Peggy Kotsopoulos, registered holistic nutritionist, culinary consultant, and author of Kitchen Cures: Revolutionize Your Health wi...

10 Recipes To Ease You Into Liking Olives

The Huffington Post | Taste Editors | Posted 04.01.2014 | Taste

Many foods are acquired tastes -- they're not immediately liked by everyone (like, say, something like macaroni and cheese, which if you don't like, y...

How to Make Healthy Greek Mac and Cheese

Erin Clarke | Posted 05.10.2014 | Taste
Erin Clarke

Staying true the Greek-salad inspiration, I kept this macaroni and cheese lean and mean with a secret ingredient.

Olives, In Order From Worst To Best

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 02.06.2014 | Taste

Oh, you think there's just green and black? That's so cute.

Madrid vs. Lisbon: Which Is Iberia's Top Pick?

Peter Mandel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Spain and Portugal are like fresh sangria and old port. They are different tastes. And while the Euro has helped to remake these countries in some similar ways, the two are like neighbors who roll their eyes at the shouts and spicy smells that drift from next door.

Marinated Feta With Pan-Roasted Shishito Peppers and Olives

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 11.13.2013 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

Shishito peppers are small Japanese sweet peppers; they're skinny and slightly twisted, slightly smoky and sweet with a hint of bitterness.

"How to Babysit a Grandpa"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.02.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Being a grandfather comes with many important responsibilities, such as making funny faces, engaging in baby talk and otherwise behav...

Grandpa's Greek Salad

Laura Kumin | Posted 07.17.2013 | Taste
Laura Kumin

Grandpa was a great cook. Mom says he cooked "out of self-defense," in an age when a home kitchen was generally a woman's preserve.

Pan Bagnat With Grilled Peppers and Basil Vinaigrette

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 08.17.2013 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

The quintessential summer sandwich!

Olives: The Worst Thing To Come Out Of A Can

Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste

Once you learn how they got this way, you'll never settle for one again.

Candied Olives? And Duck?!

Edward Schneider | Posted 07.01.2013 | Taste
Edward Schneider

Duck with olives is a classic, and of course, sweetness is common in sauces for duck, so long as it is balanced by acidity. So why not sweetened olives?

Portuguese Chicken Curry

Anne Maxfield | Posted 06.26.2013 | Taste
Anne Maxfield

For curry lovers, this could be a good starting point.

My Own Educational Exchange Trip: Cuba or the Danube-a?

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 06.15.2013 | Travel
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Randee Mia Berman

When I heard rumors about Jay-Z and Beyonce heading to Cuba, I was feeling pretty confident about my trendy choice to go that way. But then I bagged Cuba, and booked a flight to Vienna, Austria, home of the Lipizzaner stallions and Wienerschnitzel.

Beirut, a Novel Too Close for Comfort

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.15.2013 | Books
Magda Abu-Fadil

Alexander McNabb outdid himself in his second novel, Beirut, An Explosive Thriller, another adventure-filled story loaded with intrigue, espionage, love, murder, international hoods and plenty of violence.

Election Eve Munchies

David Latt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
David Latt

On election night, conclusive results might not be forthcoming until late in the evening or early morning. If you want home cooked food, here are some easy-to-make favorites. Good luck to you and all the candidates you believe in!

After the Rain, Harvesting Olives in the Holy Land

Jacob Wheeler | Posted 12.19.2012 | Food
Jacob Wheeler

Traveling around Palestine between the middle of October until mid-November, one notices the terraces and fields filled with families gathered to pick and picnic under the shades of their olive groves.

Warm Citrus Olives With Rosemary and Garlic

Authentic Suburban Gourmet | Posted 10.09.2012 | Taste
Authentic Suburban Gourmet

Don't weekends go way too fast? After a long week at work, I completely look forward to Friday night. Our Friday night this week was filled with friends and great cheeses.

Lynne Rossetto Kasper's Guide To Olives

The Splendid Table | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
The Splendid Table

How do you buy olives? Prices are all over the map, so how do you judge them? Then how do you decide which types to have for parties and for giving?

The Best Citrus & Olives Recipes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

For the past year, Food52.com readers have been voting in weekly showdowns of reader-submitted recipes on a given theme. The winning recipes of each w...

Astoria Characters: The Garden Guys

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

2010-08-11-Screenshot20100811at11.02.34AM.jpg At the end of Hazen Street, where the cars on Astoria Boulevard whoosh by like rockets, a garden center grows.