19 Oct 2016
Chef Traci Des Jardins' most treasured cookbook is a battle-worn copy of "The Joy of Cooking."
San Francisco-based Des Jardins started cooking and baking with her mother by the time she was 3, and her mother rebound her...
16 Oct 2016
The Arab Spring in 2011 was a hurricane of political change across the region and its aftermath continues to be felt by millions, including in war-torn Syria.
Hundreds of thousands of Syrians displaced from their homeland have migrated to...
14 Oct 2016
The longing for authentic Egyptian street food can sometimes be overwhelming. Just passing by a sandwich cart can be mouthwatering experience — with the rich aromas wafting your way, evoking the mouthwatering juices of kebda and...
20 Sep 2016
A freshly made white chocolate and raspberry mix is carefully poured into a piping bag by chef Yasumasa Takagi, one of Japan's foremost patissiers.
After snipping the end of the bag, he squeezes the delicious pink paste into a tray of...
12 Sep 2016
So Eid al-Adha has arrived once more, along with the many animals prepared for slaughter and the resulting abundance of meat. Egyptians have come to know the feast as a time for families to gather round the dining table, plates piled with...
10 Sep 2016
It doesn't matter how good the food is, if one element of the dinning experience isn't up to scratch, it could be enough for more than nine-in-10 US diners to never return.
The study of 2,034 US adults ages 18 and older, conducted...
05 Sep 2016
Obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure are just some of the fears that could be leading 64% of global consumers to adopt diets that limit or exclude the consumption of certain foods or ingredients. The data comes from...
19 Aug 2016
Walking into Olivo’s Pizzeria and Bar at the New President Hotel in Zamalek, one is slightly disappointed by the lack of space — and yet impressed with how efficiently that space is utilized to fit as many people as possible....
16 Aug 2016
Celebrity trainer David Kirsch is well-known for his work with A-list models and actresses such as Heidi Klum, Kate Upton, Liv Tyler, and Anne Hathaway.
In his latest book, "Ultimate Family Wellness," David shares his own...
09 Aug 2016
Sidewalk vendors, push carts, holes in a wall — even in cities with rich reputations for fine dining, some of the best meals are on the streets.
Places like Hong Kong have blurred the line between haute cuisine and quick comfort...