winosandfoodies.com It's the end of the year, time for best-of roundups. Rather than create our own list of the top cookbooks of 2010, we took a look at everyone else's and determined which books overlapped the most. So without further ado, here are the 10 cookbooks you should have read by ... More >>
Sarah ShatzAmanda Hesser encourages you to forget the meringue. Amanda Hesser's new The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Classic Recipes for a New Century (W.W. Norton & Company, 932 pages, $40) explores many decades of culinary history with an eye -- well, perhaps a palate -- for modern ta ... More >>
Sarah ShatzAmanda Hesser time-travels for you. For six years, Amanda Hesser would come home from her day job as a food writer to another job -- testing 150 years worth of recipes for her 932-page magnum opus The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Classic Recipes for a New Century, just releas ... More >>
The Chinatown buses remain a cheap and popular way to get to and from nearby cities, despite occasional complaints about the quality of the service. Well, you get what you pay for -- and so does everyone else, as the buses and their long lines clog traffic. Noting this trend and perhaps an op ... More >>
Joel, Mike and CarolineIt would be an oversimplification to say that Mike Bloomberg is the main man behind the Caroline Kennedy tsunami that's hit in the last two days. There are others behind the wave of support, as well. Some, for example, say that Rahm Emanuel has such a need to fill senate seats ... More >>
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