Allie Marie Hicks

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Chocolate Truffle Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Make the Chocolate Frosting (in advance)<p>Place chopped chocolate into a large heatproof bowl.<p>In a medium saucepan, combine heavy cream and …

Chef-Approved Flavor Secrets for the Grill

No matter whether you prefer charcoal, natural gas or wood, whether you use a portable unit or one built into a backyard kitchen, whether you believe in cooking with the lid on or off, we can all agree on one thing:<p>It’s grilling season!<p>The official arrival of summer last week confirmed what many …

12 Stovetop Chicken Dinners That Take 30 Minutes or Less

Eaten simple or dressed up, hot or cold, in sandwiches or salads, chicken is one of those things that's pretty perfect all year long. Ovens, on the …

15 Must-Make Cakes to Bake Before Summer Ends

You know how some people have a summer bucket list? Picnic on the beach, run the full loop around the park, eat at least one whole tomato per day (grape tomatoes excluded), read a book a week, catch a sunrise or two?<p>I have that, too... only <b>my list consists exclusively of the cakes I want to bake</b> …

7 Tips for a Better Picnic

Marnie Hanel, Andrea Slonecker and Jen Stevenson are the authors of “The Picnic: Recipes and Inspiration From Basket to Blanket,” and members of the Portland Picnic Society in Oregon, which meets about once a month to dine together outdoors. Here are a few of their tips for a less hectic, more …

Buttermilk Grilled Chicken: So Good, So Easy to Make

Whisk the buttermilk, sugar, garlic, lemon juice, paprika, salt, pepper, and red pepper flakes together in a large bowl or resealable plastic …