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Vegan Pistachio And Dark Chocolate Fudge

Step 1<p>Blitz Everything!<p>Combine all ingredients in a food processor and combine until very smooth.<p>Step 2<p>Shape And Freeze<p>Transfer the mixture to a tray …

10 Golden Hosting Tips for Your Ramadan Gatherings at Home

Ramadan is that time of the year where friends and family like to gather for delicious Iftar and Suhoor meals. If you're hosting a Ramadan Iftar or …

8 recipes for Ramadan

By Kara Elder<p>Kara Elder<p>Editorial aide and contributor for Food<p>Email Bio Follow<p>It’s the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which means quick breakfast and dinner recipes are especially in demand. We’ve pulled together a selection — some traditional, others less so — from our Recipe Finder.<p>Do you have a …

Ramadan

13 Fried Chicken Dishes We Could Eat By the Bucket

Summer is a great time to gather your crew, tuck a napkin in your shirt and share some fun meals together -- and there's no better food to get your hands on than fried chicken.<p>Summer is a great time to gather your crew, tuck a napkin in your shirt and share some fun meals together -- and there's no …

Los Angeles

25 books that will stick with you and blow your mind

The best books have the potential to stick with you long after you've finished them. Some can even affect how you look at the world.<p>We've put …

Build This Sexy Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

The best pancake recipes

There's no need to wait until Shrove Tuesday to get your pancake fix - these recipes make the perfect weekend brunch.<p>Pancakes are quick, easy and always a crowd-pleaser for breakfast (and lunch, and dinner).<p>Here, we have compiled our our favourite pancake recipes. There really is something for …

Homemade Bounty Bars

Step 1<p>Mix The Coconut Filling<p>Stir together the desiccated coconut with the condensed milk and the drop of vanilla extract. Pour into the base of a …

Strawberry Mango Salsa

If you are looking for some more snacks for your next March Madness party, give this strawberry mango salsa a try. It's best served with crunchy tortilla chips, but my kids actually like to just shovel it straight into their mouths.<p>If you are looking for some more snacks for your next March Madness …

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What to cook with chicken, Britain's new favourite meat: from classic curry to perfect pie

Chicken is the most loved and versatile meat of them all, new research by analysts Kantar Worldpanel has revealed. It has overtaken red meat for the first time, with sales rising 6.1 per cent over the last year.<p>From quick lunches and simple suppers such as chicken salad or a stir-fry, to more …

Ludo Lefebvre's Omelet

Makes 1 Servings<p>You’re not going to get this right the first time. After five, maybe six attempts, you’ll start to feel like a pro. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes. Check out the step-by-step here and watch the video here.<p>April 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large eggs<p>2 …

No Other Mozzarella Sticks Matter

Rumor has it, this is one of the best recipes to ever come out of the BA Test Kitchen.<p>The feeling of biting into a lame, soggy mozzarella stick isn't too dissimilar from how it feels to know that Beyoncé is going on tour (#Formation) and be locked out of buying tickets. You should never have to …

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13 Recipes That Prove Vegetarians Have Fun Too

1<p>This gorgeous vegetarian burger begins with a soft, freshly baked sourdough roll and then we spread on plenty of zesty chickpea hummus blitzed up …

Why You Should Be Deep-Frying Your $50 Steak (We're Not Kidding)

Don't be afraid to cook that $50 porterhouse steak—this method is fool-proof.<p>We get it: Cooking a steak can be intimidating. Especially a $50 steak. But this technique, from H. Alexander Talbot and Aki Kamozawa, the genius folks behind cooking blog Ideas in Food, is fool-proof. Read on for 8 steps …

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Macarons

Step 1<p>Whisk The Whites<p>Separate the egg whites from the yolks and in a clean, dry bowl whisk the whites until thick and glossy. Add the caster sugar …

25 Easy Desserts for Those Last-Minute Sugar Cravings

When you want something sweet and you want it now, look no further than quick-fix treats.<p><b>We love making weekend projects</b> out of elaborate cake, pastry, and pie recipes. But when we get hit by a sudden, unstoppable sugar craving, we turn to these no-fuss desserts. From the easiest cookies to the …

Dessert

65 Super Bowl Dessert Recipes, Because Life Ain't All Chicken Wings

These Super Bowl recipes are low-effort crowd pleasers. Yes, there are brownies.<p>It's just not a Super Bowl party without a stunning display of dessert options. (At least that's what we always say.) Here are our most winning sweet treats for the biggest game day of the year—all low-effort crowd …

Dessert

Homemade French Bread Recipe

My son and I really patted ourselves on the back after making these.<p>Homemade French Bread Recipe.<p>What you will need<p>1 1/2 tbs. instant yeast<p>1/2 cup very warm water<p>1 1/2 tbs. sugar<p>2 cup water<p>1 1/2 tbs. oil<p>2 1/4 tsp. salt<p>6 cup flour<p>Combine the yeast, 1/2 cup warm water and sugar. Let sit for ten …

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Chefs Are Going Crazy for Black Garlic (and You Will, Too)

Funky black garlic has chefs practicing the dark arts.<p>Sure, it might look like garlic gone bad, but really it’s an ingredient we’re seeing at restaurants across the country. <b>Black garlic is made when heads of (regular ol’) garlic are aged under specialized conditions until the cloves turn inky black</b> …

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Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to</i> …

Dessert

Cinnamon-Date Buns

Makes 16 Servings<p>Yes, the dough is buttery, but replacing the brown sugar with puréed dates is a nutritional game-changer.<p>January 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Date Filling<p>16 Medjool dates, pitted (about 8 oz.)<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 tablespoon finely grated …

17 Foods That Should Absolutely Be Taco'ed

All that's left to do now is secure some A+ tortillas.<p>The only thing standing between you and a 24/7/365 taco diet is infinite choice in fillings. These recipes get it. Now all you'll need is stacks on stacks on stacks of perfect tortillas.

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Lemon Bars

Makes sixteen 2" bars Servings<p>Baked lemon bars will be stable and set at room temperature. Unbaked bars should be refrigerated until ready to serve, otherwise the lemon curd will soften. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>6 tablespoons chilled …

Dessert

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 …

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75 of Our Best Cake Recipes (Yep... 75!)

If it's not clear from these 75 recipes, we just really like cake... a lot.<p><b>Sometimes you just need a slice of cake.</b> Or...75 of 'em. We rounded up some of our favorite cake recipes, and then kept finding more that we loved, and well, here we are. Happy baking!

Dessert

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

I am what you might call a recovering junk food addict—and one that had an especially strong penchant for candy.<p>And while I’ve managed to get my sweet tooth under control in recent years, I still have quite a weakness for homemade versions of classic treats.<p>Being able to create them without …

Recipes

Yogurt-Lime Sorbet

4 Servings<p>It doesn’t come out of a soft-serve machine, and you can’t twist it, but our version of fro-yo wins at everything else.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups plain whole-milk yogurt<p>1½ cups simple syrup (click for recipe)<p>1 teaspoon finely grated lime zest<p>3 tablespoons fresh lime juice<p>½ …

20 Desserts to Fulfill All Your Chocolate and Vanilla Desires

Let's be honest, when it comes to dessert we usually just want something with chocolate or vanilla—like one of these 20 sweet treats, for example<p><b>The preference of chocolate or vanilla is often a very polarizing topic</b>. But whether you like a rich, fudgy cake on a cold night or a big scoop of ice …

What Happens When Carrot Cake Actually Tastes Like Carrots?

<i>Teach your taste buds to appreciate less sweet desserts, starting with a carrot cake that actually tastes like carrots.</i><p>When my husband and I are invited to dinner parties we typically don't even ask what we can bring. We just show up with a cake or a pie and a big box of cookies. So far no one has …

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