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Bon Appétit tags Portland, Maine, City of the Year for food

One of the most widely read food magazines says there's no better city for restaurants than Portland, Maine

Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon
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Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

Solar cooker bash aims to win over finicky Chinese chefs, vanquish sooty mainstays

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Alaska Wildlife Troopers seize illegally caught salmon

Alaska Wildlife Troopers seized more than 16 tons of salmon they say that were caught illegally last month by a handful of vessels south of Homer

Bring 2 beloved desserts into 1 with an ice cream cake
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Bring 2 beloved desserts into 1 with an ice cream cake

We wanted to develop a basic ice cream cake that would be a hit at any party. We started with three crowd-pleasing flavors-chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry-to create a striped Neapolitan cake

COOKING ON DEADLINE: Burgers with Pimento Cheese Spread
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COOKING ON DEADLINE: Burgers with Pimento Cheese Spread

COOKING ON DEADLINE: Burgers with Pimento Cheese Spread

The ultimate 7-layer dip embracing bold Southwestern flavors
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The ultimate 7-layer dip embracing bold Southwestern flavors

To create the ultimate version of this appealing dip with bold Southwestern flavors and a simple, no-fuss technique, we distilled every layer down to its essential flavors and designed our recipe to emphasize those elements.

Creamy roasted garlic pairs deftly with crunchy cucumbers
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Creamy roasted garlic pairs deftly with crunchy cucumbers

Crisp, crunchy and cool, this salad offers complexity with little effort. A creamy roasted garlic dressing, or one with miso, provides savory notes of umami and mellow sweetness.

This twist on Caesar salad has kale and whole-grain croutons
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This twist on Caesar salad has kale and whole-grain croutons

We substituted romaine lettuce for kale in our Caesar salad and found ways to update the classic recipe, including whole-grain croutons and using mayonnaise instead of eggs

Hopping around New England: Northern states are beer havens
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Hopping around New England: Northern states are beer havens

Beer tourism is a growing piece of the economy in northern New England, where hopheads flock for a crack at limited release beers and a chance to schmooze with fellow brew nerds

Old stone buildings and trendy cafes: The port city of Jaffa
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Old stone buildings and trendy cafes: The port city of Jaffa

Old stone buildings and trendy cafes: Israel's ancient port, Jaffa