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How to Make Homemade Oreos

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Pour yourself a tall glass of milk and prepare to dunk, because Lillie Auld of Butter Me Up Brooklyn is showing you how to make chocolate</i> …

Dominique Ansel's Top 10 Pastry Tools

<i>As home cooks, we rely on our instincts, our knowledge, and our curiosities -- but we also have to rely on our tools. Which is why we're asking the experts about the essential tools we need to make our favorite foods attainable in our own kitchens.</i><p><i>Today: How does Dominique Ansel, whose new book is</i> …

Have You Tried a Teatox? These Teas Help Cut the Bloat

Here we are, just eight days away from Thanksgiving—the holiday that has become synonymous with gorging ourselves (to the tune of 3,000 to 4,500 calories per meal, in some cases!).<p>In the interest of avoiding overeating, you may be thinking of doing a "detox" or even a trendy "teatox" this …

Thanksgiving Leftovers: Breakfast Burrito Edition

I don’t know if it’s that my family has always made a smaller-than-average turkey or that we have exceptionally large appetites, but we’ve never wound up with an overload of Thanksgiving leftovers. There's enough for one dinner of plain old leftovers, then sandwiches, and then it’s gone, with no …

10 Last-Minute Snacks and Appetizers

We like to think of appetizers and snacks as the magic glue that holds us together. Snacks keep hungry, wandering guests out of the kitchen. They offer condolences to the picky eaters who aren’t looking forward to the brussels sprouts but love all things small and snack-like. Plus, they hit the …

Avoid the Mall and Make These DIY Edible Holiday Gifts Instead

Don't fight the crowds—everyone on your list will go crazy for these homemade edible holiday gifts.<p>Last-minute shopping is not a pleasant way to spend the holiday season. Instead of hitting the stores, use your precious spare to make these edible gifts instead. And hey—if you want to make a test …

Dessert

Will music be free in the future?

As corporations and musicians look for new ways to get our attention – and our money - what does this mean for the fans? Greg Kot explains.<p>From Taylor Swift and U2 to Garth Brooks and Iggy Pop, there has been a lot of noise in recent weeks from artists and bands testing new business models, …

5 Thanksgiving Dishes You Should Pie This Year

Upgrade your classic Thanksgiving dishes this year and turn them into pie.<p>We'll try anything if it's in the form of pie. If you're willing to stray …

Skip Takeout, Make Spicy Orange-Ginger Chicken

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Put down the takeout menu and open your pantry -- this sweet and spicy stir-fry will rescue your weeknight dinner.</i><p>You know the drill: You get home from work, tired, hungry, and sure that …

Pistachio Dip

Makes about 2 cups<p>This savory mixture lands somewhere between dip and spread but it's dead on delicious. Like a holiday cheeseball...minus the cheese.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup plus 1 tsp. vegetable oil, plus more for drizzling<p>16 garlic cloves, peeled<p>1½ cups pistachios<p>½ cup pumpkin seeds<p>1 poblano chile<p>3 …

Recipes

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Baked French Toast with Pecan Crumble

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>Drying out the challah lets the Baked French Toast absorb the custard without going to mush and top it off with a pecan crumble for an extra crunch.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>french toast<p>1 pound loaf challah, sliced 1-inch thick<p>Unsalted butter, room …

Meatballs & String Beans Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Could meatballs with string beans—a Southern Italian (via New England) taste of summer's end—be 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 new series as an opportunity to</i> …

How to Crack Eggs Like a Badass

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I once had the honor of spending an afternoon cooking omelets with the legendary chef André Soltner. It's a task that seems simple but of course isn't, and for that reason making an omelet was what chefs would ask prospective …

Vegan Butter Rolls. They Sound Impossible, But They're Just Impossibly Delicious.

The very name Vegan Butter Rolls instantly reveals the contradiction that is this bread recipe. These dinner rolls received their lovely name because they're normally made with butter. (And milk. And eggs.) It's what makes them so tender and soft, and it's why they're such a treat when served with …

Berlin's Asian Food Scene Is on the Rise

Everyone who sets foot in Berlin with high hopes of good eats comes across it at some point: a blog post by one Tyler Cowen, claiming to have written the definitive guide on How to Eat Well in Berlin. "If the food is supposed to be spicy," he entreats, "you must repeat the following incantation …

Is This the Ultimate Grilled Cheese?

<i>Tasting Table | Jillian King</i><p>Childhood lunch staple. Best friend to tomato soup. Rainy-day indulgence.<p>An affection that started way back with those simple orange slices melted between white bread has morphed into an all-out obsession for our team.<p>So we decided to examine the humble sandwich a little …

Devil's Food Cake with Hazelnut Crunch

12 to 16 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 1/3 cups cake flour<p>1 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1/4 teaspoon baking powder<p>2 teaspoons instant espresso powder<p>1 cup hot coffee<p>1 cup buttermilk<p>2 1/2 cups sugar<p>1 cup (2 sticks) …

Mac and Cheese Gets Even Better... on the Grill!

Mac and cheese: modern comfort food?<p>Actually, America's obsession for macaroni and cheese dates back centuries. (Remember "Yankee Doodle?") Founding Father and first foodie Thomas Jefferson caught the mac and cheese bug during a diplomatic stint in Europe. When he returned to the U.S., among the 86 …

Bake up brunch without breaking a sweat with this easy overnight French toast recipe

Got overnight guests, family or friends who need an extra-special way to start their day? Prep this rich and decadent French toast the night before and you'll have a deluxe breakfast the next morning. With this easy baked method, you won't be stuck flipping toast at the griddle either — giving you …

Breakfast

The Rudest Things You Can Do When You're Eating, According To Etiquette Experts

We've so been there: On the other side of a table from someone chewing with their mouth open. Wide open. This person could be the dearest, most cherished person in our lives, but such a sight can almost be enough to make you consider never eating with them again.<p>Perhaps that's not your trigger. "I …