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Be a Super Bowl Hero with Bacon-Wrapped Potato Bites

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F.<p>Wash and dry the potatoes. Chop them into 1-inch pieces, keeping the chunks roughly the …

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

Recipes

Egg Sandwich with Green Bean Slaw

4 Servings<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Whisk 1/2 cup crumbled feta, 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, and 2 tablespoons olive oil; season with kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper. Toss with 1/4 thinly sliced red onion, 2 thinly sliced radishes, 1/2 pound green beans (shaved …

Recipes

How the French Do Eggs Benedict

You fancy, huh?<p>Eggs Benedict has a serious identity problem: it's got an English muffin, Canadian bacon, and the decidedly French Hollandaise sauce. That's a whole lotta nationalities for such a little brunch item.<p>But wait a minute, let's run with this French thing... Swap out English muffin for …

Breakfast

Special Sauce

makes about 1 cup<p>Smear this special sauce on a grilled burger for the perfect hamburger.<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons ketchup<p>1 tablespoon finely grated onion<p>1 tablespoon sweet relish or 1 tablespoon dill pickle relish<p>2 teaspoons adobo sauce from canned chipotle chiles in …

Recipes

Cocoa Brownies with Browned Butter and Walnuts

Makes 16 Servings<p>Active Time: 4 min<p>February 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>10 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch pieces<p>1 1/4 cups sugar<p>3/4 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder (spooned into cup to measure, then leveled)<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>2 large …

Dessert

Creamy Tomato Soup

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>This recipe can easily be doubled to feed a larger group—and makes for great leftovers. For a lighter soup, omit the cream; or for a little decadence, add more cream or swirl in a little crème fraîche.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted …

Recipes

The Ultimate Sticky Buns

Makes 9 Servings<p>These buns can be assembled the night before, needing only a final rise before baking. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dough<p>⅔ cup whole milk<p>5 tablespoons sugar, divided<p>1¾ teaspoons active dry yeast (from one ¼-ounce envelope)<p>…

Baking

Pomegranate-Champagne Punch

makes 12 Servings<p>Every good party needs a Champagne punch recipe. Pomegranate juice adds a sweet-tart note—not to mention, a festive color.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup water<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>2 750-ml bottles chilled brut Champagne<p>1 1/2 cups white rum<p>1 1/4 cups pomegranate juice<p>1 large lemon, thinly …

Recipes

Kale and Brussels Sprout Salad

8 to 10 Servings<p>November 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup fresh lemon juice<p>2 tablespoons Dijon mustard<p>1 tablespoon minced shallot<p>1 small garlic clove, finely grated<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt plus more for seasoning<p>Freshly ground black pepper<p>2 large bunches of Tuscan kale (about 1 1/2 lb. total), center …

Recipes

Sriracha Fridge Pickles

Makes about 1 1/2 cups Servings<p>Make a brine, add Sriracha, throw in chard stems and let the refrigerator pickles hang out for a few days. Really good stuff.<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Swiss chard stems, chopped<p>1 cup distilled white vinegar<p>2 cups sugar<p>1/2 onion, thinly sliced<p>3 tablespoons Sriracha<p>1/2 …

Recipes

Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Gratin

8 servings<p>This holiday-worthy, crowd-pleasing side dish (you can never go wrong with cream and cheese) requires you to open and close the oven door multiple times, so make sure you pay attention to the visual cues since no oven is exactly the same.<p>November 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 ounces pancetta, cut …

Recipes

How to Make Habanero Peppers Less Spicy, So You Can Actually Taste Them

There are 10 habaneros in this recipe and it's still not that hot. HOW?!<p>I love habaneros. They're one of my favorite peppers. And no, I am not one of those chest-banging bros that swallow whole ghost peppers by the basketful. I'm just not afraid of habaneros; I've traveled through southern Mexico …

BBQ

4 Tips for the Best Damn Meatballs Ever

You DO need prosciutto.<p>There are a lot of great recipes for tomato sauce out there and a lot of great recipes for meatballs out there. But marrying the two together into the iconic dish that is spaghetti and meatballs is not as easy as it seems. Our test kitchen tried multiple versions for this …

Cooking

These 7 Tips Will Improve Every Cocktail You Make

Do you have a Negroni recipe memorized? You probably should.<p>When I first started loving and learning about cocktails, I spent hours absorbing every detail about cocktail making and drinking at the long maple bar in New York City's Pegu Club. I needed more. I met people who were willing to talk to …

New York City

Slow Cooker Pot Roast

6 servings<p>Make this recipe your own depending on what you’ve got in the house. You could substitute beer for the wine, and a grainy/spicy mustard for the tomato paste, or use pork shoulder instead of beef chuck. Read more slow cooker tips here.<p>September 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 4-pound boneless beef …

Recipes

The Best Cheese for Pizza Is Cheaper Than You Think

By Alex Delany<p>How to avoid a sad, soggy situation when you're making pizza at home—and save a few bucks at the same time.<p>"I don't like big stupid puddles on my pizza," shouted test kitchen manager <b>Brad Leone</b>, bringing up an excellent point. Soggy pizza is the worst, especially when you're taking the …

Italian Food

"I was on a solo road trip around South Island, NZ with a mirrorless camera modified for full spectrum infrared, and to escape the city of Queenstown, I spent a couple of days in a quiet town nearby called #Glenorchy," photographer Paul Hoi (@paul_hoi) remembers. "I was casually strolling around Lake Wakatipu and looking at the submerged willow trees when I noticed a guide/stablewoman leading two horses through the lake and onto the shore. I quickly found a decent opening between the trees and branches and got this shot." More at @paul_hoi. // #southisland #newzealand #lakewakatipu #infrared #infraredphotography #visitnewzealand #contemporaryphotography

Visiting “The Island of the Colorblind”

Before it was chosen as the breakaway favorite photobook from 2017, Sanne De Wilde’s project “The Island of the Colorblind” was one of the most popular exhibitions in Arles this past summer. Her instantly memorable photo story focuses on the island of Pingelap, an atoll in the Pacific Ocean with …

25 Things You Actually Want to Eat During the Super Bowl

Every year the impending arrival of the Super Bowl incites a parallel culinary sport: churning out lighter takes on wings, healthier spins on classic …

A Surprising Hack for Fresh Bloody Mary-Style Cocktails

Dump the salsa into a blender. Add the steak sauce, lime juice, and hot sauce.<p>Purée for 20 to 25 seconds or until smooth.<p>On a small plate, mix …

This map shows which Londoners are having the most (and least) sex

A few months ago we quizzed city dwellers around the world about their lives. Some of the questions in the Time Out City Index were pretty personal. …

21 Beautiful Macro Photos Of Flowers That Will Have Your Heart Blooming

Macro photography, more than any other form, allows us to see the inherent beauty in the detail. This detail is at its most amazing when …

5 Essential Vegetarian Slow Cooker Soups to Know by Heart

The slow cooker is the workhorse of my kitchen, and it is used so often that it holds a permanent place on the kitchen counter. Although this humble …

8 DIY Photo Filters You Can Make at Home

If you’re looking to add a creative touch to your photos, you can consider making a DIY lens filter for custom effects. Here’s a 3-minute video from …

11 Smart Travel Accessories for Staying Safe on Solo Trips

Taking a solo trip might truly be one of the best things a woman can do. It’s incredibly brave to set out to explore a faraway land on your own and …

Travel

20 Outrageous Appetizers for Super Bowl Sunday

We don't know a ton about sports here, but we know plenty about food. And that includes appetizers. When it comes to a great party for the big game, …

Pentagon documents reveal Russia has huge nuclear 'doomsday torpedo'

If dropped on New York, it would kill eight million people instantly.<p>Leaked Pentagon documents have seemingly revealed a "doomsday torpedo" being …

5 Pro Tips for Better Homemade Granola

I eat Greek yogurt and granola for breakfast most days of the week. I started perfecting granola at home when I got tired of buying dry, tasteless, …