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Swifty's is where New York City's bold-faced names go for comfort and crab cakes.

Schools of Health In the spring, herring, salmon and other fish full of heart-friendly fatty acids find their way into markets
Paella Rebel A Madrid chef who dares to experiment with paella inspires an American cook
A Riff on Riesling Like the orchestral jazz she composes, Maria Schneider's namesake wine hits all the right notes
Franc Talk | Best Values in Bordeaux, Burgundy and The Rhône To find the best values in Bordeaux, Burgundy and The Rhône, look to lesser-known appellations in these famous regions
Baker on the Rise With his obsessive attention to ingredients, René Becker of the Hi-Rise Bread Company is elevating the art of baking
Designer Dining At Nicole Farhi's new Manhattan store and restaurant, simplicity rules both the style and the food
Desert Cool Palm Springs, Sinatra's playground, is swinging again. If Frank came back tonight, where would he go for dinner?
The Mark Of Zegna Zegna is world famous for beautifully cut clothes that are the perfect blend of traditional and modern. Anna Zegna shows the same impeccable taste at a dinner party outside Milan.
Cult of Ketchup America's favorite condiment is also the secret weapon at some of New York City's best restaurants. Here, four-star chefs prove their devotion.
Tennessee in New Orleans At the Tennessee Williams festival, a novelist learns to love Catfish on a Hot Tin Pan and Crawfish Kowalski.
Jacques Pepin's Safari On a luxurious wilderness trip through Botswana and Zambia, the legendary cook is teacher and student, chef and shaman.
Stars' Comfort Food When Cameron Diaz, Wesley Snipes and Robert De Niro crave comfort food, where do they go? To the restaurants they own, of course, where serious chefs are turning out food with its own star quality.

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Hollywood & Vine Ann Colgin makes one of the best--and most unobtainable--Cabernets in California. But Kyle Maclachlan, Dana Delany and Colgin's other Hollywood friends know where to get it: at one of her fabulous Bel Air dinner parties.

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Soy, chic? Sounds unlikely. But with more great news about its health benefits, people who want to eat well and look good are seeing its oh-so-stylish side.