How to Develop an Appetite for Insects

Repeat after me: entomophagy. It’s derived from Greek and Latin: “entomon,” meaning “insect,” and “phagus,” as in “feeding on.” Some think it’s the future of food. In 2013, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations released a report declaring the need to swap traditional protein sources for insects to support a sustainable future.…

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Finding the Deliciousness in New York City

New York City is one of the great food cities, has been for decades, centuries, even as a rising tide of interest in the delicious has made it possible to eat brilliantly in places around the world. The five boroughs are home to gilded dining rooms and steamy, slightly sticky ones, to restaurants serving amazing…

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Where Should You Eat in New York? Go to These Favorite Spots

A good restaurant provides comfort, a place to meet a friend, or a way to celebrate a milestone. Here, some familiar names share their go-to restaurants. ImageLunchtime at Buvette.CreditKarsten Moran for The New York Times Pati Jinich Cookbook author and PBS chef I can never have enough slices of the Spicy Spring pizza from Prince…

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Where The Times’s Restaurant Critic Likes to Eat

When The New York Times asked me to help choose restaurants where a series of dinners will be held in late September and early October, I started by thinking of all the places where I’d spend my own money. The list was ultimately narrowed to 10. Here they are, in alphabetical order, along with some…

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A Menu Ruled by Chance at Iraqi House in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

Order dolma at Iraqi House, and you submit, happily, to chance. What arrives might be whole onions or green bell peppers, or eggplant, or tomatoes, their insides emptied to make way for a meld of ground lamb and basmati rice, tinged by tomato, with vivid threads of parsley and dill running through. Here, too, will…

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Karl Lagerfeld Remembered With White Shirts

ImageKarl Lagerfeld at his Chanel spring 2003 haute couture show.CreditJean-Pierre Muller/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images PARIS — Chanel might be famous for the little black dress. But Karl Lagerfeld, the longtime creative director of the famed French fashion house, who died in February, had another wardrobe staple that he longed to call his own. “If…

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A Canadian Creative Director’s Take on a French Crepe Cake

About two dozen people work at the Montreal headquarters of Want Les Essentiels, which has been known for its leather accessories since its founding in 2007 (and has since expanded into clothing for men and women). Helming the design team is the creative director Christine Charlebois, 34, a Central Saint Martins graduate who’s been working…

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Dries Van Noten and Christian Lacroix: A Collaboration 2-Step

PARIS — The morning after unveiling their secret spring 2020 collaboration, the designers Dries Van Noten and Christian Lacroix explained how it happened and why. This interview has been edited and condensed. Dries Van Noten When I was thinking about this collection, I was thinking, the world is so strange at the moment, with Trump,…

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Sharp Increase in Visitor Park Fees Proposed for the Galápagos

Visitors to the Galápagos Islands will likely pay an increased park fee starting next year, a decision that reflects growing concerns that skyrocketing tourism on the Ecuadorean archipelago is harming its fragile and unique ecosystem. Visitors currently pay a $100 fee to the Galápagos National Park, with mainland Ecuadoreans paying $6. Last month, Ecuador’s ministries…

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