‘We got a kick out of it’: art forgers reveal secrets of paintings that fooled experts

The Guardian 12:12 10.04

Wolfgang Beltracchi and his wife Helene sold fake paintings for millions before some inauthentic white paint led to their capture


San Francisco-Style Vietnamese American Garlic Noodles Recipe

NyTimes 21:07 07.03

These noodles, based on the noodle dish originally created and served by Helene An at San Francisco’s Thanh Long restaurant, are extraordinarily simple and delicious on their own, but that doesn’t mean you can’t fancy them up a bit They go very well with seafood, and some raw, shell-?on shrimp stir-?fried along with the garlic right from the start would be an excellent addition Recently, I’ve taken to adding a few spoonfuls of tarako or mentaiko — ?Japanese salted pollock roe


These Garlic Noodles Cross Cultures, but Are Deeply San Franciscan

NyTimes 15:07 06.03

J. Kenji López-Alt’s take on a beloved Vietnamese American dish, invented by Helene An of Thanh Long restaurant, is creamy, garlic-packed and full of smart techniques.