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Vampire-Themed Cafe Serves Drinks in Blood Bags

There's a vampire-themed restaurant in China that is serving drinks in <b>blood bags</b>. According to the Shanghaiist, a restaurant in Benxi, in the Northeastern Chinese province of Liaoning has opened in homage to the TV show, <i>The Vampire Diaries</i>. The <i>New York Post</i> writes that servers are dressed as …

Summer Fruit Pizza with Rosemary Basil

This big, dramatic, open-face fruit tart looks like it just came off the set of an Italian country magazine shoot. Better yet, it’s nearly no work. …

Baking

All-American, All-Natural Rocket Pops

<i>Every Friday on Food52, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: The easiest way to feel like a kid on the Fourth of July? Make Rocket Pops at home with this recipe from Ashley of Edible Perspective.</i><p>Growing up, Rocket …

Coconut

Everything You Need to Know About Summer Desserts

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: From ice-cold cakes to warm, crisp crumbles, here's how to make the most of summer sweets.</i><p>Summer is truly the season of sweets. Our freezers are …

4 Ways to Make Corn Bread Even Better

Here, a variety of delicious things to add to corn bread to make it even better.<p>This week’s Mad Genius Tips video reveals the easy, mess-free way to …

How to Use Gelatin

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're demystifying gelatin, and teaching you how to use it in all of its forms.</i><p>Gelatin can be intimidating. We fear what we don't know -- and this …

Cutting into this Cake Is Like Dissecting the Human Body

This "dissected cake" from artist <b>Annabel de Vetten</b> features highly detailed and <b>totally edible</b> bones and internal organs.

National Geographic Travel

3 Luxury Paris Hotels You'll Never Want to Leave

Say hello to Paris and three of the city's most magnificent hotels.<p>HOTEL: SHANGRI-LA HOTEL<p>LOCATION: TROCADERO<p>WHY IT'S AWESOME: GET THE ROYAL TREATMENT<p>Once the former home of Napoleon Bonaparte's grandnephew, Prince Roland Bonaparte, the Shangri-La Hotel is one of the most luxurious hotels in Paris. …

France

The coolest outdoor hotel showers | CNN Travel

Would You Eat at This Restaurant Completely Run by Kids?

What happens when several groups of 7-year-olds take over a restaurant to plan, prepare, cook, and serve a meal? If you answered a 5 alarm kitchen fire, you're surprisingly wrong. Well, at least in this case.<p>Kinderkookkafe is a restaurant in Amsterdam that's completely run by children. That's …

Food

6 Boozy Ice Creams to Make at Home

Cocktail party meets ice cream social with these six booze-infused ice creams and sorbets, all of which can be easily made using F&W’s …

Giant Cake Alert

The Chicago location of Italian food emporium <b>Eataly</b> is ostensibly "dedicated" to <b>Ernest Hemingway</b>. So to (belatedly) celebrate the late-author's birthday, Eataly Chicago pastry chef Katia Delogu will out free slices of a <b>110-pound, "Hemingway-inspired" cake</b> later this afternoon. The cake design will …

23 Frosty Recipes for Die-Hard Ice Cream Fans

Say hello to your definitive guide to everything ice cream. Indulge in savory flavors that are all the rage like avocado or bacon ice cream, since vanilla is so passé. Or, if you're a huge fan of boozy concoctions, cool down while sipping on a minty milkshake. Try vegan banana ice cream which has …

Ice Cream

Pump Up Brunch with Protein Pancakes | Men's Health

<b>Vanilla Orange Protein Pancakes</b><i><br>Recipe by Anna Sward, author of The Ultimate Protein Pow(d)er Cookbook</i><p>What you’ll need:<br>1 medium ripe banana<br>1/4 cup vanilla whey protein powder<br>1 Tbsp coconut flour<br>1/2 cup egg whites<br>1 Tbsp almond butter<br>1 Tbsp orange zest<br>1/2 tsp baking soda<br>Coconut oil<br>1 orange<br>2 Tbsp …

The Best Ice Cream Sandwich You'll Make This Summer, Step by Step

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: An incredibly tender ice cream sandwich proves that olive oil and chocolate are forever the perfect pair.</i><p>The key to …

Pikachu-Shaped Food Served In Tokyo's Pop-Up Pokémon Restaurant

If you've ever dreamed of chomping into a burger shaped like the cutest Pokémon of them all, just book a flight to Tokyo.<p>The pop-up "Pikachu Cafe" serves Pikachu-shaped dishes -- like parfait, pancakes, curry rice and burgers. There's even a dessert plate with a Pokeball made from framboise and a …

7 Cool and Creamy Ice Cream Cakes and Pies

Here, seven fantastic recipes for ice cream cakes and pies that will rival even Fudgie the Whale.<p>You don’t have to go to Carvel for every ice cream …

4 No-Bake Birthday Cakes for Hot Summer Days

There's no need to turn the oven on to make these couldn't-be-simpler birthday cakes.<p>Too hot to bake? No problem. Whip up one of these no-bake wonders for birthday boys and girls of all ages. Just don't forget the candles.<p><b>Mud Pie</b> Fill a pre-baked cookie or graham cracker crust with about 2 pints of …

Dessert

33 Blueberry Recipes We’re Completely Obsessed With

From cobbler to pancakes to pies, here are our favorite blueberry recipes.<p><b>We're not saying we have a favorite berry</b> or anything, but we'll gladly admit that blueberries are one of the best. Try out these blueberry recipes now (now!), especially when blueberries are in season.

Breakfast

Cherry-tequila popsicles, please! 6 refreshing ways to eat summer cherries

Forget rubies: Cherries are the precious gems of summer. When you’ve had your fill of the raw fruit, try these six irresistible cherry dessert recipes: Blend cherries into creamy ice pops, sink them in custard, layer them in parfaits or bake them into simple cakes or turnovers that hit the spot any …

Ice Cream

12 Dishes That Taste Better with Kimchi

These 12 recipes are great on their own, but adding kimchi makes them even better.<p><b>Kimchi, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways.</b> Salty, tangy, spicy, and crunchy, kimchi lends its unique, cabbage-y graces to all kinds of dishes. Here are 12 recipes that would slay with the addition of a little …

Cooking

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Opens in Japan

Japan now has its very own <b>Wizarding World of Harry Potter</b>. According to Jaunted, Universal Studios Japan recently opened the park in Osaka, <b>featuring many of the same attractions</b> as the original Harry Potter park, Hogsmeade, which debuted Orlando in 2010. The park's website notes that like in …

Easy Peasy Oreo Ice Cream Cake

This Oreo ice cream cake is perfect for a birthday or just a weeknight dessert. It's no-bake, and super easy!<p>Long after school is back in session, the hot weather seems to continue. In fact, it's only just seemed to fade here. No matter the weather though, what better way to end our day than with a …

Dessert

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Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious .

Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …