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Lahmacun. Photo courtesy of Dominik Schwind.
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Adana, Turkey: A Mecca For Spicy Food Lovers

Located in Southern Turkey, Adana is one of the most agriculturally productive areas in the world. As such, history buffs can see remnants of ten ancient civilizations while visitors feast on fresh regional dishes. The city is situated on the beautiful Seyhan River, 30 kilometers (19 miles) inland from the […]

Champagne. Photo courtesy of Joseph Hernandez.
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Wine Enthusiast Magazine’s Joseph Hernandez Dishes On Where To Eat And Drink In The USA

Want to know where to experience the best food and wine in the United States? Joseph Hernandez, Assistant Editor at Wine Enthusiast Magazine, dishes on budget-friendly vinos, lobster pies, Detroit’s culinary revival and where to savor the country’s most delicious epicurious journeys. 1. What’s one foodie city in the U.S. […]

Through The Lens: A Woman Hand-Making Tortillas In Guatemala (And Where To Get The Country’s Best)
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Through The Lens: A Woman Hand-Making Tortillas In Guatemala (And Where To Get The Country’s Best)

The best tortillas I had during my trip to Guatemala were at Rincon Tipico in Antigua. Not surprisingly, these thick, hearty and soft circles of dough were made by hand right outside the restaurant for patrons to see. The address is 4a Calle (#3), and you’ll enjoy satisfying meals like […]

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#FoodPorn: Pepian, Guatemala’s National Dish
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#FoodPorn: Pepian, Guatemala’s National Dish

When visiting Guatemala, no trip would be complete without sampling the country’s national dish: Pepian. You’ll find it on almost every traditional restaurant menu. This hearty stew features slow-cooked meats; vegetables like onion, tomato, Poblano pepper and chunks of potato; and seeds and nuts like peppercorns, pumpkin seeds and cumin […]

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Scaloppine alla Sorentina.  Photo courtesy of Jessica Yeager.
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Dining Solo: Unexpected Experiences And Delicious Food Await You

Solo female travel can be daunting in and of itself. Couple that with the thought of eating alone in a foreign country, and some would simply not do it. But as they say, life begins at the end of your comfort zone. For those brave enough to take on independent […]

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Hamakua Mushroom bouquets. Photo courtesy of Hamakua Mushrooms.
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How Mushrooms Are Bringing Local Businesses Together On Hawaii’s Big Island

Who knew mushrooms had the power to bring a community together? This is my first thought when visiting Hamakua Mushrooms on Big Island, Hawaii’s only commercial mushroom producer. The factory is set on a working farm, where what started as a hobby for Bob Stanga became a sustainable endeavor that […]

Buying the pig to make tasty Kalua pork. Photo courtesy of Molly Egan.
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Kalua Pork, Tea Wine And Exotic Mushrooms: The Epicure’s Guide To Hawaii’s Big Island

Those looking for an epicurious escape need look no further than Hawaii’s Big Island. With a culinary culture influenced by the destination’s volcanic soils, water access and ancient traditions, there is much to taste around the island. To help you plan your tasty itinerary, here is the epicure’s guide to […]

Lamothe’s Sugar House: A Family-Owned Business Bringing Artisanal Maple Products To New England
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Lamothe’s Sugar House: A Family-Owned Business Bringing Artisanal Maple Products To New England

Sun reflects off just fallen snow, shining into my windows and melting me out of a deep slumber. The clock reads 7:42 am, too early to be awake on a non-work day, but too late to make it worth going back to sleep. After living in the South, getting out […]

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Experiencing The Finer Side Of Bali’s Surfer’s Paradise

Is there anything you can’t experience in Bali? This Indonesian island is composed of distinct districts — all in fairly close proximity — each offering different experiences. While Ubud is the artsy area, Seminyak is known for its higher end lifestyle venues. Then there’s Nusa Dua, where families go, and […]

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Food Trends: California Chefs Are Putting Decadent Spins On The Traditional Scotch Egg

The Scotch Egg is a classic dish, dating back to the Middle Ages in Britain, with the first recipe printed in 1806. While the meal usually features a hard boiled egg wrapped in sausage meat, covered with bread crumbs and fried, a new trend on the California food scene is […]