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28 Italian Desserts You Need To Try Before You Die

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The Breakfast Cake That Gives You Clear Skin

In my several years of recipe posting, nothing gets as many likes/comments/shares as when I post my favorite dessert recipes that not only satiate …

Dessert

12 vegan recipes so colorful and delicious you'll forget they're vegan

There are tons of good reasons to go vegan. Being vegan is good for the planet, a plant-based diet can make you happier, and, if nothing else, a …

A message to red-state Trump voters: I want MY country back

I’m sure thousands of bottles of Budweiser will be raised tonight in those white, working-class neighborhoods of the upper Midwest that put<p>Donald Trumpover the top in the electoral college. You folks should enjoy your moment and don’t trouble yourselves with the thought that plenty of celebratory …

Say Cheese: 24 Melty, Gooey, Cheesy Recipes That'll Make You Smile

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I'm always incredibly impressed by the Serious Eats staffers (and readers) who participate in Vegan Month each year, but personally, I just don't know if I could do it. It's not that I'd pine away over the meat, or …

12 Sweet Cinnamon Recipes to Spice Up Your Fall Days

We don't often look to the spice rack to inspire a recipe roundup, but, given its ubiquity in fall baking in particular, cinnamon deserves a deep dive. Also known as cassia, the cinnamon you're most likely to find in the US is bold and spicy-sweet (in contrast with milder Ceylon cinnamon). Sure, we …

The Latest Breakfast Trend: Chocolate Cake

As if we need a reason to eat chocolate cake...<p>The most important meal of the day just got a whole lot more delicious. According to food experts, the …

You Must Try This Genius 2-Ingredient Homemade Frosting

You’ll never guess the secret ingredient in this creamy, kid-approved frosting.<p>A few months ago cookbook writer, recipe developer, and mom-of-three Genevieve Ko came to our offices to share a few treats from her new cookbook <i>Better Baking</i>, a gorgeous book featuring better-for-you baked goods. My …

Apple Crumb Cake

Apple season is full swing and the baking possibilities are too great to pass up. So this month, we’ll be featuring apple recipes, starting with this …

19 Life-Changing Baking Tips From Professional Bakers

These are pretty sweet.

17 Cake Batter Recipes That Aren’t Cake

When you think of protein bars, flavored popcorn or gooey cinnamon buns, cake batter probably isn’t the flavor that immediately comes to mind. Well, consider your mind blown, because we have all of the above and then some — and they all taste just like cake! Instead of baking a regular cake for …

The 11 best low-carb diet recipes for weight loss

Following a low-carb diet to lose weight is nothing new, but there are a lot of misconceptions about what you’re allowed to eat. Over the years the …

Nutrition

Carrot, almond and macadamia cake

Method<p><b>Lightly grease</b> a 24cm-round springform cake tin and line the base and sides with baking paper.<p><b>Preheat the oven</b> to 180°C.<p><b>Place the almonds</b> and …

8 Reasons Eating Sweet Potatoes Is the Best Thing You Could Do For Your Health

Ever wondered why ancient South and Central American civilizations had a soft spot for sweet potatoes? Sure, the delicious taste of the root vegetable is almost irresistible, but we have a feeling those early inhabitants of what's now Latin America knew a thing or two about its many benefits.<p>Did …