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It's a tough job, but someone has to do it: A Valentine's Day chocolate taste test. - Food & Wine
J'adore ... Istanbul? Alan Richman argues the Turkish city is the next culinary equivalent of Paris. - GQ
Tell that special someone they're eggscellent by making them heart-shaped hard-boiled eggs on Valentine's Day. - Anna the Red
When he's not serving live shrimp, Christmas tree or reindeer at the world's best restaurant, chef Rene Redezepi is at home cooking mussels and chanterelle toast for his family. (This just in: We want to be in his family.) - Bon Appétit
How much do you spend on food? Crunch the numbers with this handy-dandy calculator. - Mother Jones