Athena Giavasis

24 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | 2 Followers | @AthenaGiava2015 | Keep up with Athena Giavasis on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Athena Giavasis”

9 Classic Cocktails to Know (and Order) to Sound Like an Adult

There comes a time in every drinker’s life when combinations of booze and soda no longer cut it. To help you through this time—and to help you make a …

Alcohol

Poutine Poppers (Cheese-Stuffed Potato Bites With Brown Gravy) Recipe

There's a lot to love about poutine, the Canadian dish of brown gravy- and cheese curd-topped fries. But it's not exactly a good finger food at a party, unless you like the idea of dozens of gravy-coated fingers being wiped on the couch. Well, we'd like to introduce the solution to that problem: …

Cooking

How to make the perfect crispy fried tofu

Before you all start spluttering that tofu is a “beige blubber” with the “texture and disposition of a particularly upbeat sponge” (tip of the hat to Nigel Slater and the New York Times respectively), please bear with me. I, too, once believed tofu to be an utterly pointless waste of protein – …

Tofu

Hungarian Vegetarian Cabbage Soup Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.<p>“We traditionally have this soup during the Passover week.”<p>3<p>people …

Soup

Greek Chickpea Stew or Revithatha Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Soaking dried chickpeas rehydrates them and results in more tender beans and shorter cooking time. If you don’t have an extra day to soak the …

Chickpeas

Spinach Feta Greek Impossible Pie

Heat oven to 350ºF. Mist a 9-inch deep pie dish with nonstick spray and set aside.<p>Heat oil in a 10-inch skillet over medium heat. Cook onions for …

Feta

French Red Onion Soup

In this redesigned French bistro classic, softened red onions join salty Manchego, and star anise gives the peppery broth a subtle undercurrent of …

Polish Style Lasagna Recipe

"Rich with potatoes, pasta, onion, butter and cream cheese, this pierogi-like dish is the best! It's also quick and easy to make. Serve with your …

Classic White Bean Soup Recipe (Fassolatha)

Soaking dried beans rehydrates them and results in more tender beans and shorter cooking time. If you don't have an extra day to soak the beans …

Soup

Curried Lentil, Rice and Carrot Burgers

Indian food rarely lacks for flavor. Packed with exotic spices and chutneys, the dishes brim with colors and culinary delights. This dish is no …

Easy Lentil Soup Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Soup

Vegetarian Cabbage Rolls Recipe

4.5 12 15<p>Vegetarian Cabbage Rolls Recipe photo by Taste of Home<p>4.5 12 15<p>This marvelous meatless entree comes from my 89-year-old grandmother, who …

Lent Recipes | Food & Wine

<i>From seafood pastas to gooey grilled cheese sandwiches, here are F&W’s most delicious and hearty meatless recipes for Lent.</i><p>This thick, hearty soup is …

Awesome Bow Tie Pasta Recipe

"A delicious pasta salad for salad or side dish that's not heavy, but delightful! Substitute halved grape tomatoes for the diced tomato for variety. …

Easy Stovetop Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese

For a more sophisticated take on classic mac and cheese, swap in smoked gouda for the traditional cheddar. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Delicious Macaroni and …

Carrot Cake Recipes That Change The Dessert Game

YUM.<p>In the world of cake, there are many great options. Flourless chocolate, red velvet, funfetti ... the list goes on and on. And then, there's carrot -- the only cake that uses a vegetable as its main ingredient and proudly tells the world about it. This cake is daring. This cake is bold. And …

Dessert

Pasta Sauce Recipes For People Who Cook Way Too Much Pasta

Dress up your pasta with something homemade.<p>Pasta is one of the easiest things to cook, so why not dress it up with a sauce of <i>your own</i>? That's right, we're talking homemade sauces, not the ones out of the jar.<p>With classics like vodka and alfredo, you'll be able to indulge in your favorite dishes, …

Cooking

Magic cakes: the miraculous recipes that make three cakes in one

WHAT IS A MAGIC CAKE?<p>Magic cakes are made simply of eggs, sugar, flour, butter and milk. So what’s magic about that, you might ask. There may be nothing unusual about the ingredients, but the magic in these cakes happens in the baking. The batter of the cake is very liquid, so it divides into three …

Dessert

Don’t Be Afraid of Kahlua Cocktails

So un-hip, so outdated—Kahlúa has been all but abandoned by the craft cocktail set these days. But it stars in a whole roster of classic cocktails, …

Never Burn Stuff in the Oven Ever Again

Pre-baked pizza is supposed to make your life better. But not if all you're doing is scorching it beyond recognition. Here's how to never burn it ever again.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below,</i> …

Spices

The Pumpkin Dessert Recipes You Want And Need

Yumm.<p>Though most of us visit the pumpkin patch to make jack-o-lanterns, hack coolers or just to roast pumpkin seeds, there is so much more to this fall favorite than might initially meet the eye. Be sure to pick up a sugar pumpkin this season -- they're meant for cooking -- and turn it into …