Jacqueline Koch

Checking Out Chipotles

A curious cook can make some sweet deals with these smoky, snappy peppers. Recipe: Burrito Bob's Dried Cherry and Chipotle Pepper Sauce...

Spicy Sambal

A fiery-spicy condiment, sambal culls and blends the tropical flavors of the Indian Ocean. In many respects, it is the salsa picante of Southeast Asia...

Quake, tsunami just latest blows

Indonesia's once-prosperous Aceh, now reeling from widespread death and destruction, already had suffered for years from neglect and corruption, and lately had been cut off...