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Egg Sandwiches

From open-face egg and griddled ham breakfast sandwiches to BLT fried egg-and-cheese sandwiches, here are Food & Wine's best egg sandwich recipes.

Spaghetti Aglio e Olio Recipe

One of the most basic pasta sauces, <i>aglio e olio</i> uses just garlic and olive oil (and maybe a pinch of red pepper flakes for heat). It sounds too simple to be good, but it's among the best.<p>Why It Works<p>Adding starchy pasta water to the skillet with the garlic and oil helps emulsify the sauce to create …

Recipes

Aglio e Olio: The One Pasta Sauce You Absolutely Must Know

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>If there were a pasta bible, the first line would read, "In the beginning, God created <i>aglio e olio</i>." Historically, that line wouldn't really be accurate, since the evidence doesn't support the idea that garlic (<i>aglio</i>) and oil (<i>olio</i>) were the original …

14 MVP Recipes for Your Super Bowl Bash

Some go to Super Bowl parties for the game, others for the commercials -- but <i>everyone</i> looks forward to the food. From Tailgate Sliders and "Crack" Nuts to White Chicken Chili and Guacamole, these crowd-pleasing recipes will make you the MVP of the party.<p><b>1. Ham & Cheese Tailgate Sliders</b><p>These …

Slow-Cooker Sticky Thai Meatballs Recipe

The key to these slow-cooker Thai-style chicken meatballs is to understand that the sauce gets better as it slowly cooks, but the meatballs don't. To fix that, we first cook the sticky sauce, packed with aromatics like lemongrass, ginger, and chilies, then add the flavorful meatballs right at the …

Slow Cookers

10 Super-Healthy Breakfasts from Cooking Light

Choosing the first meal of your day may not actually be the most important thing you do for your diet, but if recent trends are any indication, it’s …

9 Dishes to Bring to a New Year's Eve Party

You'll never go wrong bringing wine (or a bottle of Martini) to a New Year’s Eve party, but if you really want to be a good guest, you'll bring …

13 Super Tasty Recipes That Will Satisfy Your Life In 2016

From BuzzFeedTasty to your belly.

Harry Potter Fans Will Freak Out Over These Butterbeer Cupcakes

<i>The following post was originally featured on Sugar and Soul and written by Rebecca Hubbell, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Food.</i><p>These <b>Harry Potter Butterbeer Cupcakes</b> will cast a spell on your taste buds and leave you in a state of geeky bliss!<p>It's that time of year again! Every December Matt and I …

Dessert

The Most

<b>It's not surprising that chocolate and anything "comfort food" is among the most-pinned recipes of 2015! Find out what else you loved on Pinterest.</b><p>John Legend's Macaroni and Cheese<p>Yep, this Southern classic (and all-over favorite) made the top of the list. This mac and cheese is as smooth and …

The Only Way You Should Be Making Your Sweet Potatoes For Thanksgiving Dinner

Must make, immediately.<p>Makes approximately 12 Stacks.<p>Here's what you need:<p>- 4 Large Sweet Potatoes<p>- 2 Tbsp Salted Butter - Melted<p>- 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil<p>- 1/2 cup Parmesan Cheese<p>- 3/4 tsp Ground Cumin<p>- 1/2 tsp Ground Cinnamon<p>- 1/2 tsp Red Pepper Flakes<p>- 12-15 Marshmallows<p>Carefully slice Sweet Potatoes …

The 25 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p>Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.

Table for Two® by Julie Wampler | Food and Travel Blog

This is kind of a hard post to write but I have a feeling I’m not the only one feeling this sentiment. This isn’t a post that’s ‘woe is me.’ This is …

Lifestyle

16 Halloween Desserts That Will Satisfy Any Diet

You can’t go to a party empty-handed. And you also can’t have the dessert table empty at <i>your</i> Halloween party. Since you’ll be spending your extra time perfecting your costume, we found 16 desserts for your Halloween party that are sure to impress your friends. From spooky to glow-in-the-dark to …

Dessert

Homemade Vanilla Cupcakes

When my daughter Lucia asked for vanilla cupcakes for her birthday, I had to figure out how to make them myself. Luckily, they turned out great. Actually, everyone was kind of shocked at just how good they turned out to be, especially because I cut the sugar in half!<p>I made these in mini cupcake …

Make the Best Buttercream Frosting in Any Flavor With Her Easy Recipe

Not only does this recipe create the best-looking and best-tasting frosting, but it also shows us how to make flavors from strawberry to salted …

How To Make The Perfect Baked Spaghetti– This Recipe Is By Far The Best I’ve Tried!

If you’re in the mood for a casserole or a lasagna but don’t have the right noodles, or if you’d prefer a new take on the dish, here’s a real treat. …

The Easy Potato Side Dish That Will Become the Star of Your Meal

Some people like to start with the meat, the bird, the main event, whatever it is, but I like to plan around potatoes. Maybe a giant pot of mash …

These Easy and Inexpensive Nutella Desserts Are All You Need In Life

BuzzFeed Food editors took to the test kitchen to make desserts that were a) easy, b) delicious, and c) full of Nutella. (As, arguably, all desserts should be.)<p><i>Makes 8 rolls</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the rolls:</b><p>Baking spray, for greasing the muffin tin<p>1 8-ounce can of refrigerated crescent roll dough<p>⅔ cup …

The Easy Weeknight Recipes Our Top 50 Chefs Actually Make at Home

We asked five chefs plucked from our 50 Best New Restaurants of the year to share the simple recipes they actually make at home.<p>We asked five chefs—all plucked from our 50 Best New Restaurant nominees—to share the simple but stellar recipes they actually make at home. In the mix: the easiest energy …

Cooking

Shrimp Gumbo Casserole

In an iron skillet saute onion and celery in oil. Add bay leaves, thyme, lemon-pepper seasoning and House Seasoning. Pour in stock and add tomatoes …

Seafood

Shakshuka

Cropping up a lot on café brunch menus in the last year or two, this Middle Eastern egg dish is equally worthy of a place in your kitchen on a weekday evening. The eggs are gently poached in a rich and smoky tomato sauce with plenty of herbs and spices.<p>It’s a perfect sharing dish. Serve it at the …

Coconut Butterscotch Chocolate Chip Gooey Bars

Coconut Butterscotch Chocolate Chip Gooey Bars<p>Prep time<p>5 mins<p>Cook time<p>35 mins<p>Total time<p>40 mins<p>These Coconut Butterscotch Chocolate Chip Gooey Bars …

Magic Microwave Cookies

Are the chocolate chip cookie cravings setting in? Instead of rushing out to the bakery and buying a dozen, you can make your own in just under 2 …

Make 7 Healthy Chicken Crockpot Freezer Meals in Under an Hour!

Do you want to eat healthy dinners without having to slave away in the kitchen? Healthy freezer crockpot meals are your answer!! Here’s how I prepped …

Savory Crock Pot Italian Sausage Stew Recipe from CDKitchen.com

Make your mornings a little less hectic with these overnight breakfast recipes. Prep the night before and enjoy a warm, comforting meal in the …

Recipe: Cottage Cheese Muffins with Roasted Red Peppers and Feta

Many morning meals and recipes can be divisive in the same way that brownies (fudgy or cakey?) or chocolate chip cookies (soft, chewy, or crisp?) …

26 Make-Ahead Foods Perfect For A Spring Picnic

♫ Going on a picnic, leaving right away. ♫

Piña Colada Dump Cake Recipe (Pineapple Dump Cake)

<i>Piña Colada Dump Cake, an easy piña colada cake recipe and fun twist on the pineapple, coconut, and rum cocktail! This easy pineapple dump cake</i> …