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Diner en Blanc: New York City’s Elegant Outdoor Party


Diner en Blanc is an annual elegant affair where more than 5,000 New Yorkers dress in all-white and dine outdoors to enjoy a summer’s evening...

  • Sibylle Eschapasse and master chef Pierre Landet from Felix restaurant taping a segment for Celebrity Taste Makers at the International Culinary Center. (Karen Dumonet)

    ‘Sibylle’s Top French Chefs’ to Air on ‘Celebrity Taste Makers’ Saturdays on PIX11 Starting on Dec. 24

    This coming Saturday, Dec. 24, a series of weekly TV segments hosted by Sibylle Eschapasse will introduce 13 of the most talented French chefs on... Read more

  • Nirmala Narine on her farm in the Hudson Valley. (Andrea Hayley/Epoch Times)

    Nirmala Narine Expands Her Spice World With Hudson Valley Shop

    Referred to as the “Indiana Jones of spices” by celebrity chef Eric Ripert, Nirmala Narine has built a brand and career on her love of... Read more

  • Warm tones of exposed brick and a display of vintage copper pans from the local market gives The Ninth restaurant in London a homely and timeless feel. (Palida Boonyarungsrit)

    Michelin-Starred Chef Jun Tanaka Shares His Path to Success

    LONDON—Jun Tanaka’s light and tasty French-Mediterranean sharing plates at The Ninth gained a Michelin star at the beginning of October. The flavours are simple yet... Read more

  • (Yulia Mayorova/Shutterstock)

    How Was French Cuisine Toppled as the King of Fine Dining?

    In the food world, one of the biggest stories of the last 50 years has been the waning of French culinary authority, the end of... Read more

  • The sunny Dickie Fitz restaurant in Fitzrovia London offers contemporary Australian cuisine. (Courtesy Dickie Fitz)

    Australian Chefs Bring Fresh Flavour Fusions to London

    LONDON—The flavours of the Mediterranean or the tastes of Asia often burst through dishes that are cooked the contemporary Australian way. It’s another fusion food... Read more

  • The Beyond Meat Burger, dressed up with all the fixings. (Courtesy of Beyond Meat)

    Why Beyond Meat’s Founder Is Welcoming Tyson Foods as Investor

    A plant meat and a traditional meat company have announced an investment agreement whereby Springdale, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods Inc. will own a five percent stake in... Read more

  • Ernie "George" Goebel loads Dekalb corn seeds into the tanks on a planter mounted behind his John Deere tractor in 2007 near Luxemburg, Iowa. With the increase in demand for alternative energy some farmers have elected to switch to growing corn in order to produce the profitable ethanol fuel. In the nation approximately 90 million acres of corn are expected to be planted this season. (Photo by Mark Hirsch/Getty Images)

    New Technology Spurs Consolidation in Seed Industry

    The upper echelons of America’s modern agricultural prowess are betting that massive mergers will allow it to seize powerful new gene editing technologies to fuel much... Read more

  • (Joe Belanger/Shutterstock)

    The Five-Second Rule Isn’t So Simple

    A new study complicates the “five-second rule,” the widely accepted idea that it’s okay to scoop up fallen food and eat it if you’re quick... Read more

  • (L–R) John Haight, Jeff Haight and his wife Allison Haight; children Colin,
Delaney, and Claudia; Kevin Haight, and his wife Traci Simonton at the sunflower field in La Grange, New York in August. (Michelle Sottile)

    A Family’s Quest for a Healthier Oil Leads to Sunflowers

    PLEASANT VALLEY, N.Y.—Kevin Haight is a farmer who was born and bred in the Hudson Valley, a fertile region bordering the Hudson River north of New York... Read more

  • Cafe Spice co-owner Sameer Malhotra and his wife Payal Malhotra, at the Cafe Spice manufacturing facility in New Windsor, New York, on July 25, 2016. (Samira Bouaou/Epoch Times)

    Cafe Spice: An Indian Family’s Spice Legacy

    NEW WINDSOR, N.Y.—Three generations of Malhotras can be credited with playing an instrumental role in putting Indian food on the map in America, most recently... Read more

  • A meal at the vegan restaurant ‘L’Herbivore’ in Berlin. (JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)

    Berlin Goes Vegan With ‘Butcher’ Shops, Singles’ Night

    Long the European capital of techno-driven nightlife, fastidious hipsterdom and low-cost party weekends, Berlin is adding another string to its bow as a vegan haven... Read more

  • Indian laborers plant rice paddy saplings at a field in Vaiyavur village near Chennai on April 20, 2016. Waste from the milling of white rice is the latest superfood to hit the U.S. market. (ARUN SANKAR/AFP/Getty Images)

    How One Company Used an Enzyme to Turn Food Waste Into a Superfood

    For nearly a century, bran as a food ingredient has been solely within the purview of boring, high-fiber breakfast cereals like whole wheat bran flakes,... Read more

  • Cows eat hay at the Faria Dairy Farm in Escalon, Calif., in this file photo. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

    Understanding the Whole Cost of Cheap Milk

    It’s a ‘get big or get out’ economy for dairy farmers in America. It is a trend that gives pause as to what our landscapes are... Read more

  • Leftover pizza is most often still tasty, but it does tend to lose quite a bit of its crispy-yet-gooey texture magic. Roberta’s in Brooklyn, New York has a fix for that, and generously shares the reheating tip on its take out menu. (AOL Screenshot)

    Forget Microwave, Here’s How You Should Reheat Pizza (Video)

    2nd day pizza is most often still tasty, but it does tend lose quite a bit of its crispy-yet-gooey texture magic. Roberta’s Pizza in Brooklyn,... Read more


    Over 372,000 Pounds of Hot Dogs and Corn Dogs Recalled Over Listeria Fears

    Before you start your summer barbecue make sure to check the hot dog labels.  Bar-S Foods Company is recalling more than 372,000 pounds of chicken and pork... Read more

  • (ConAgra Foods)

    P.F. Chang’s Frozen Meals Recalled Over Possible Metal Fragments

    A recall has been issued for P.F. Chang’s frozen meals for possible presence of metal fragments, ConAgra Foods announced. There have been no reports of... Read more

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