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Watch Adele Brilliantly Troll Adele Impersonators By Posing As One Herself

When you’re as big as Adele, people will recognize you wherever you go. Even when she wears sunglasses and hats, people can still tell that the woman walking down the street is the same person who made them cry over and over to repeat listenings of “Someone Like You.” But what if Adele got a …

Readers’ recipe swap: clementines

The light, bright sweetness of clementines is something I look forward to in the winter months; a handful of these easy-peelers always provides an elegant pop of fragrant flavour and vivid colour just when the fruit bowl needs it. So often eaten neat, it’s worth noting that clementines add a …

Spices

23 Halloween Treats: Spooky, Scary, Savory, and Sweet

I'm going to be honest—I'm not much of a Halloween fan. I don't like scary movies, have never been one for costumes, and the average Halloween party goes way past my bedtime. I am, however, always on board for food. You might think Halloween is all about the candy, but the holiday has inspired us …

Dessert

How Much Better Does Homemade Butter Really Taste?

<i>I conducted a blind-butter tasting at Food52 to find out.</i><p>Tomato soup, baguette, and butter: These were my go-to lunch items while I studied at University of St. Andrews in Scotland. It wasn’t until my first trip home over Thanksgiving that I realized how spoiled I had become by rich, flavorful …

How to Order Oysters at Restaurants (and Actually Know What You're Doing)

Eating great oysters is easy; figuring out how to order them from a menu with dozens of different kinds of oysters is really intimidating. These simple tips will get you ordering like an expert.<p>Nobody needs an excuse to order a dozen oysters. But that moment when you get the menu at an oyster bar …

Oysters

20 Salted Desserts That Make Us Want to Break Out the Maldon

Salted caramel and chocolate desserts are here to stay—make one of these and see why.<p><b>Salted desserts have never been more popular</b>, and it's easy to see why. Not only does it bring out other flavors, it's a perfect foil to rich chocolate and sweet caramel. Try these confections and see for yourself.

Dessert

The Traditional Italian Dessert You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

<i>Introducing zuccotto: It's like tiramisu, in bowl-form.</i><p>Between 20 to 30 percent of what I learned in pastry school was guess work. And at the beginning, it was more like 60 percent. To be fair, I was in a foreign country, studying at the Florence University of the Arts in Florence, Italy. The chefs …

Knives

What on earth is a Spanische Windtorte?

On tonight's Great British Bake Off, contestants will face perhaps their hardest challenge yet<p>Contestants of The Great British Bake Off must be shaking in their boots as dessert week approaches. Despite having already handled such tricky bakes as edible biscuit boxesand <b>3D bread sculptures</b>, the …

How to make the perfect burger: Oxford food scientist claims to have answer

Oxford University chef says perfect burger is 7cm tall, should be eaten to music, given a name and should feel as good as it tastes<p>A leading food scientist claims to have created the perfect burger - and says that its smell and feel are more important than the taste.<p>The best burgers are 7cm tall, …

Oxford University

Start Saving Apricot Pits—To Make Ice Cream

<i>Every other Sunday,</i> <i>we'll focus on one overlooked kitchen scrap and show you how to turn what would otherwise be trash into a dish to treasure.</i><p><i>Today: This ice cream is the pits. No, really—it's made with stone fruit pits.</i><p>Stone fruit pits are one kitchen scrap that’s easy to toss in the compost bin …

Fresh Ricotta

Makes about 1 cup<p>A bowl of pasta tossed with fresh ricotta, chopped walnuts, some olive oil, and a little fresh parsley is a beautiful thing. Just saying.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice or distilled white …

Ricotta

The Cake I Remember My Grandmother By

<i>We’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes—dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: What recipe would you want to be remembered by? Sara Cornelius from Cake Over Steak celebrates her grandmother by making a classic cake from the Mid-Atlantic.</i><p>It seems as though a lot …

Chocolate brownie recipe

Satiate your chocolate craving with this delicious and healthy recipe, perfect for either brownies or cakes<p>Apple and walnut is a wonderful combination that becomes even more fabulous when chocolate is added; use 85 per cent cocoa solids.<p>MAKES<p>12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>125g (1 1/2 –2) eating apples, peeled, cored …

Want to look younger? This is the food you should eat

We all know that eating healthily can have major benefits, but Elizabeth Peyton-Jones's new book Cook Yourself Young claims that changing what you eat could even help slow down the signs of ageing<p>When first confronted with <b>Elizabeth Peyton-Jones,</b> your initial feeling might be guilt followed by a …

Weight Loss

Beetroot superfood truffles

<i>It’s hard to believe these truffles contain no refined sugar or dairy just looking at them, but they are packed with goodness and practically two of</i> …

Dessert

Down Under Wonder: How to Do Brekkie Like an Australian

We're gathering breakfast inspiration from down under. Here's how to do brekkie like an Australian.<p></head>When <i>BA</i>'s creative director <b>Alex Grossman</b> and food director <b>Carla Music</b> traveled to Australia to research an upcoming story (stay tuned!), they solidified our staff's obsession with Australian …

Breakfast