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9 Easy Recipes for Homemade Holiday Gifts

Homemade treats make wonderful holiday gifts -- and wouldn't you rather spend time in your kitchen than brave the crowds at the mall?<p><b>1. Homemade Granola</b><p>Packed in a jar or pretty tin, homemade granola makes the perfect edible gift. This version, inspired by the granola served The Inn at Occidental …

Dessert

Spicy Sugared Pecans to Make Christmas Tex-ified

Sugared pecans are a time honored tradition in Texas, for just about every holiday. This spicier version is super fun for Christmas!<p>Sugared pecans are a time honored Texas tradition. They’ve been on many a holiday table in my lifetime, though this spicier version is new to me. New, and completely …

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20 Cookies to Move to the Top of Your List

It's time to prioritize. You're up to your ears in holiday recipes and the harsh truth is that it's not all going to happen. But before you break out the red pen and start slashing, promise us you'll spare at least one or two of these cookie recipes, each of which surprised us and brought silly …

4 Super Fast Ways to Use Kale

From nutty kale chips to garlicky kale sandwiches, here are four terrific quick dishes to make with kale.<p><i>From nutty kale chips to garlicky kale</i> …

All About Duck (And How to Make Duck à l'Orange)

<i>A French classic.</i><p>Just when you thought you had heard enough talk of roasting birds, here I am. What a jerk! Don’t worry, though; there will be no turkey talk today. Today, it’s all about the duck.<p>The first time I ever ate duck was at a Peking duck restaurant in Boston’s Chinatown -- it was wrapped …

Cranberry Eggnog Cheesecake: The Ultimate Holiday Dessert

Cranberry eggnog cheesecake really couldn't get more festive. It's got everything that screams holiday, all in one creamy dessert!<p>You know how there are those years you’re just not feeling all the holiday prep? The cooking and the <i>cleaning</i>, the shopping and entertaining. Well this year isn't one of …

Making Cheese at Home Is Actually Easy (And Can Take Less Than 15 Minutes)

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Making cheese might seem like a large undertaking, but if you pick the right variety of cheese it can be simple!<p>Claudia Lucero's book 'One Hour Cheese' explains how to make everything from ricotta to mozzarella in - yes - less than one …

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Homemade Texas Roadhouse Rolls

Texas Roadhouse rolls you can make at home! We love that Stephie used one of her great-grandmother's recipes for inspiration.<p>Bread. Rolls. Carbs. They’re pretty much my life-line.<p>So it should come as no surprise to anyone that one of my favorite yeast rolls are those served at Texas Roadhouse …

How to Make Tarte Tatin

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell -- alongside photographer Sarah Stone, who both blog at The Shutter Oven -- is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: An</i> …

Raspberry and Ricotta Cheese Stuffed French Toast

<i>makes 1 french toast</i><p>Ingredients<p>2 slices day old bread, preferably thick-sliced brioche (day old because slightly dried out bread will soak up the egg …

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50 Grilled Cheese

Make a sandwich from Food Network Magazine for any meal of the day—even dessert!<p>Andrew Purcell<p>Classic (No. 1)<p><b>How to make grilled cheese:</b><p><b>1. Heat 1</b> …

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The 3 Best Baked Goods for Weight Loss

Courtesy of the new SkinnyTaste cookbook<p>Like many people, Gina Homolka started gaining weight in her twenties—even though she felt like she was eating the same things she always had been. Joining Weight Watchers helped, but she still struggled to find healthy foods that she actually enjoyed eating. …

Southwestern Grilled Chicken with Lime Butter

A new post from She Wears Many Hats.No more boring chicken dinners. This <i>Southwestern Grilled Chicken Recipe with Lime Butter</i> is an easy way to take …

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Recipes

Select a sub-section...<p>Chef's Recipes<p>Aaron Turner's Mum's chocolate ripple cake<p>Recreate the Igni chef's favourite childhood cake for your next …

Rosemary Roasted Chicken with Red Muscato Grapes

For the amount of time I have spent in the kitchen, one would think that roasting a chicken would be old hat by now. I should have dozens of roasted …

Salty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

24 Servings<p>Finishing your chocolate chunk cookies cookies with a flaky salt like Maldon brings out the chocolate flavor and tempers the sweetness, creating the ultimate sweet and salty snack. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups …

45 Ground Meat Recipes for Simple, Comforting Dinners

These 45 ground meat recipes will take you all through fall, so break out your favorite wooden spoon and get to it.<p><b>Ground meat can provide a ton of flavor to quick dinners and slow-cooked meals alike.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a longer project like lasagna bolognese or just want to make some …

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