An Overachieving Underchewer In an attempt to be the healthiest man in America, A.J. Jacobs learns to masticate like a masterand finds that the benefits of taking 50 chews per bite justify the extreme social awkwardness.
A Salt Hunter and his Exploratorium Anyone who thinks artisanal salt is so 2006 should taste Mark and Jennifer Bitterman's stash at The Meadow.
Chefs, Can You Please Lighten Your Food: 3 Famously Delicious Dishes Yes, chefs can be generous with carbs, cream, pork fat and salt. Consider these three famously delicious dishes.
Chefs, Can You Please Lighten Your Food? F&W's editor in chief challenges some of her favorite chefs, all masters of indulgent food, to create healthy recipes that even a sausage fetishist would lust after.
Home Cook Superstar Winner After deliberating over the thousands of entrants to our first-ever Home Cook Superstar Search, we at F&W are proud to announce the winner. The prize: a trip to the Cayman Cookout.
Mexican Favorites Made Healthy Inspired by Baja stands hawking innovative "supertacos," California chef Deborah Schneider creates her own takes on Mexican street-food favorites.
Healthy Thai Recipes Thai genius Su-Mei Yu shares energizing stews, salads, stir-fries and more to get anyone through a cool, damp spring.
Turkish Picnic Straddling Europe and Asia, the Bosphorus strait is a powerful symbol of Istanbul. Chef Mehmet Gürs sails its waters to buy the ingredients for a great floating picnic.
Should You Eat Like an Icelander? Icelanders are among the planet's healthiest, happiest people. Their incredibly pure diet could be the secret.
Sophie Dahl’s Voluptuous Cooking The British tabloids are obsessed with Sophie Dahl's weight, love life and pedigree (her grandfather was famed author Roald Dahl). Now she's giving them something else to fixate on: a terrific cookbook called Miss Dahl's Voluptuous Delights.
Where to Go Next: Anguilla, Barbados and Mexico Chefs from California, France, Italy and Colombia are bringing new flavors to the Caribbean and Mexico, while local restaurateurs are fighting back by offering incredible values.