Ben McCulloch

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Yes, There Is Such a Thing as Easy Duck Confit

And you thought there was no such thing as "easy" duck confit.<p>Although many duck confit recipes will ask you to purchase several jars' worth of pricey duck fat, we're here to tell you the dirty little secret those recipes won't tell you: <b>You don’t actually need duck fat to make an equally juicy,</b> …

27 Baking Infographics that All Bakers Need

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise

blood orange, almond and ricotta cake

Here’s a thing I’ve been doing since the year began that’s made me very happy in the kitchen and it’s so simple, I completely expect you to roll your …

Red-cooked Pork

• 1 1/2 pounds pork belly<br>• 2 tablespoons sugar<br>• 3 garlic cloves<br>• 2 scallions, cut into 2-inch pieces<br>• 3 whole star anise<br>• 2 tablespoons dark soy sauce<br>• 1 …

Holiday Gift Guide: Things I’m Liking

104<p>3<p>I started this list, initially called Things I’m Liking, which I’d intended to post…oh, six months ago. Then I didn’t make it back to finish it, …

Fluffy Scones From Scratch

There are two kinds of scones in this world: the dense kind that are more like Irish soda bread and the fluffy kind served in Britain and its colonies on proper tea trays.<p>In Australia, what's traditional is a version of the fluffy ones Australians call lemonade scones, which use a sweet soda in the …

Breakfast

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

Honey Cashew Morning Buns Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Our famous sticky bun at Flour is unapologetically sweet. It’s drenched in a brown sugar-honey “goo” and chock-full of cinnamon sugar and pecans. Not only did it beat Bobby Flay in a Throwdown episode on the Food Network, he also graciously picked it as his choice for "The Best Thing …

Red Beans and Rice Recipe - Grandbaby Cakes

<i>Red Beans and Rice Recipe is the perfect kidney beans recipe filled with all of the classic Southern creole flavors throughout. This is an awesome</i> …

How to Make Bakery-Style Apple Danish at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Hands from Flourishing Foodie is sharing a recipe for a delicious -- and jaw-dropping -- danish braid that will give you a reason to get</i> …

How to Cook a Way Better Chicken Breast (Start By Banishing the Word "Skinless")

This chef is convinced that chicken breast is the best part of the bird—it's all in how he cooks it. Steal his secrets here.<p>Quick, how to make a chicken breast, a.k.a. one of the most common staples in quick and easy weeknight cooking, better? "Add a little butter if you're feeling sassy," says …

9 Asian Greens That You Should Be Cooking with Right Now

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>For the uninitiated, a step into the produce section at an Asian market is like a crash course in plant taxonomy. Head over to the …

Taxonomy

How to Prepare Pans for Cake Success

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52—with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Alice explains when to flour, when to grease, and when to just let parchment paper do its job.</i><p>There are two main purposes for pan preparation: to allow the cake to be …

16 Breakfast Recipes to Take You Around the World

Breakfast is always lauded as the most important meal of the day, yet it's so easy to fall into a rut: a bowl of cereal and a cup of joe if you're in a hurry, pancakes if you have the time, and oatmeal when you want to feel virtuous. Don't you feel antsy just reading that litany? Let's try looking …

How cooking with an iron fish is saving lives in Cambodia

Some six million Cambodians - almost half the country's population - suffer from iron deficiency, which can cause anaemia. While it's a serious …

How to Make Soy Sauce

Soy sauce is an originally Chinese sauce that has been used in Asia for many centuries. It is now a must-have item for every kitchen around the …

Soybeans

A Seaweed Salad That You Don't Need Hunger Goggles to Enjoy

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: A seaweed salad that is just as good -- if not better -- than the one</i> …

How to Roll, Fill, and Pleat Your Way to Homemade Chinese Soup Dumplings

Set aside a leisurely weekend to make a batch of soup dumplings and prepare for everyone you know to marvel at your handiwork.<p><b>Believe it or not, you can make delicate, addictive soup dumplings at home.</b> Read away for our step-by-step guide and all the photos and detailed instructions you need to …

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