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Spiced Lamb Burger

8 Servings<p>As the lamb cooks inside the pita, the fat will render into the bread, creating a crunchy, compact, vibrantly flavored meat pie that’s unlike any burger you’ve ever had.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ pounds ground lamb, preferably shoulder<p>1 medium onion, very finely chopped<p>¾ cup chopped …

The Best Thing You're Not Doing to Your Morning Eggs

Your eggs are about to get a major upgrade.<p>We've fried, scrambled, poached, baked, and boiled our way through dozens of eggs. ("Put an egg on it" is our unofficial motto around here.) But never before had we brûléed our eggs—until now. And it's kind of blowing our minds.<p><b>Alvin Cailan</b> of Eggslut in …

Popcorn with Herb Salt

4 Servings<p>The salt acts as an abrasive to help break down the herbs. The mixture is quite salty as a result, so season sparingly at first, then to your liking.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh rosemary<p>2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh thyme<p>1 tablespoons kosher salt<p>8 cups just-popped …

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

Coffee Cake

275<p>70<p>A few years back, all of us elderly ladies and gents who were blogging for a while were suddenly surprised (and delighted) at a group of young …

Dessert

65 Pastry Recipes You Should Absolutely Make for Breakfast

From blueberry muffins to maple syrup doughnuts, these pastry recipes are most definitely worth it (and make a great breakfast!).<p><b>We get it: You had a rough week.</b> You've been working hard. You need some damn sugar, butter, or both. We've got the solution: Make some pastries. Eat said pastries for …

Baking

Slow Cooker Gigante Beans with Tomatoes and Pancetta

In a recent Dinner, A Love Story post, Jenny Rosenstrach captured my exact experience and thoughts regarding crockpot cooking. In sum, despite seeing …

Blistered Green Beans with XO Sauce

Pim Techamuanvivit makes her own version of the Hong Kong-style condiment XO sauce. The briny, funky flavors transform green beans. <b>Slideshow:</b> More …

Za'atar

• 2 cups garbanzo bean flour<br>• 1 teaspoon fine grain sea salt<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for brushing<br>• 1/3 cup plus 1 to 2 tablespoons warm water<br>• 2 to 3 tablespoons za'atar<br>• Maldon sea salt, for topping<p>In a large bowl, whisk the garbanzo bean flour with the salt …

chickpea flour flatbread w/ new potatoes + fresh basil (v + gf)

Mix It Up: Ovenly's Brooklyn Blackout Cake

Mix It Up: Ovenly’s Brooklyn Blackout Cake<p>Agatha Kulaga, one of our January Lookbook models, is more than just a lovely face. She also happens to be …

Wholesome fun: how wholemeal flour can add to your baking

Wholemeal flour can put fun, flavour and texture into your baking as well as adding extra fibre to your diet. Try these very different recipes – one a rich, spiced sweet potato cake with cream cheese icing, the other for savoury, seeded breakfast muffins<p>Wholesome” is an adjective I shy away from, …

Pantry Pissaladière Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Improvisation encouraged! I sometimes add, very untraditionally, roasted or sautéed mushrooms. Also, about the dough: I've written the recipe with all bread flour, but I typically swap a third of that for spelt or white whole wheat flour. If you do, you'll need to add a couple …

Viana La Place's Umbrian Black Olive Panino Recipe on Food52

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Zuni's Pasta with Preserved Tuna Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Adapted from The Zuni Cafe Cookbook (which can never be praised enough). Judy Rodgers created the recipe as a way of saving leftover tuna on Sunday. I assume you do not have that problem, but if you do, take the time to preserve the tuna yourself. It isn't hard and it is wonderful; …

Raspberry Buckle Recipe

<b>Serves 8</b><p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup canola oil, plus more for greasing pan<br>• 2 cups vanilla ice cream, melted<br>• 1½ cups self-rising flour<br>• ½ tsp. kosher salt<br>• ½ pound …

Coconut Iced Coffee...with Mini Chocolate Glazed Coffee Doughnuts.

In a medium bowl, combine 1 tablespoon of the yeast with 3/4 cup of the warm milk and stir to dissolve the yeast. Add 3/4 cup of the flour and stir …

Cornbread with Harissa Butter

34<p>6<p>One of my friends who also has a food blog told me that she likes the posts where I cobble together ingredients in Paris to make something …

Mint Brownies: Chocolate Mint Grasshopper Brownie Bars Recipe

It's good to have friends in high places, especially when those places are exceptionally good at baking. One such friend is Zac Young, executive pastry chef of the David Burke Group. While David makes some of my favorite food in New York City (hello, Short Rib Cavatelli!) Zac is responsible for …

Cardamom-Ginger Crunch

Heat oven to 375°. Grease a 9" x 13" baking dish; set aside. Put 18 tbsp. butter and sugar in a large bowl; beat with a handheld mixer on medium …

Dessert

The Ultimate Fall Dessert: Apple-Pear Crumble with Maple-Cinnamon Ice Cream

A rich, decadent and extremely easy-to-make ice cream elevates this fall dessert.<p><i>Serves 10–12</i><p>For the Fruit Mixture:<p>Ingredients<p>6 T salted butter<p>2 lbs. apples, cored, peeled, and sliced<p>1 lb. pears, cored, peeled, and sliced<p>1 cup dark brown sugar, firmly packed<p>¾ cup sugar<p>¾ tsp. salt<p>½ cup Calvados<p>½ …

Lowcountry Hoppin' John

<i>Peas</i><p>2 quarts Pork Stock or Chicken Stock<br>• 1 cup Anson Mills Sea Island Red Peas, soaked in a pot of water in the refrigerator overnight<br>• 1 1/2 cups …

Chocolate Alabama Stack Cake

A couple of years ago, I became infatuated with stack cakes. They aren’t traditional layer cakes—they look more like a stack of pancakes piled up …

Cracklin’ Cornbread

My favorite ball cap, made by Billy Reid, has a patch on the front that reads “Make Cornbread, Not War.” I’m drawn to it because cornbread is a …

Coconut Chocolate Macaroons

In a large fry pan, stir together the egg whites, sugar, salt, honey, coconut and flour.<p>Heat over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, scraping the bottom as you stir.<p>When the mixture just begins to scorch at the bottom, remove from the heat and stir in the vanilla. Transfer to a bowl and let cool …

Easy Pasta Three Ways

After a long day at work, coming home to cook can sometimes seem like a dreadful thought. I want to prepare things quickly so I tend to speed up the …

Josey Baker Showed Us How to Make Amazing Skillet Pizzas

The measure of a cookbook might not be in any particular recipe, but in the author’s power to get you psyched to try. San Francisco baker Josey Baker …

An Easy And Decadent Thanksgiving Dessert Recipe From Dominique Ansel

After spending all day basting the turkey and getting the stuffing just right, the last thing you want to do spend your Thanksgiving holiday …

Bill Granger recipes: Our chef's versatile recipes are perfect for open-house festive moments

This time of year always reminds me what an international city London is. Just try asking friends whose house they'll be spending Christmas in and …

Bill Granger recipe: Chocolate and raspberry tart

Chocolate and raspberries is one of those classic combinations that just works. I love serving this with extra raspberries, to enjoy the contrast …