Kayvan Daragheh

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How to Use Alcohol in 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: Let your desserts live a little.</i><p>If you've ever watched Downton Abbey, you know it's customary for the men to retire after dinner for an after-dinner …

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Thin-Cut Fries For One

I love to come home, blast some music, pour myself a beverage, and make a meatloaf sandwich on a baguette with a pile of these fries. Since they …

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31 Delicious Low-Carb Breakfasts For A Healthy New Year

It's time to kick that bagel-a-day habit.

Easy Roasted Mushrooms Recipe

Let's face it: Raw mushrooms are bland, and having those raw slices added to my salads as a kid was part of the reason I grew up really disliking them. The other reason is that, when not properly roasted, they can be, well, slimy. A properly roasted mushroom, on the other hand, is meaty, intense, …

Abbacchio al Forno (Roast Lamb with Potatoes)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Go Roman for your Christmas roast.</i><p>This may look like it is just a roast lamb. But it's not just <i>any</i> roast lamb. This is <i>abbacchio</i>, the roast leg of …

Sparkling and Spiced Citrus Sangria Recipe

Tangerines and kumquats are highlighted in this wintry sangria, balanced by tart cranberries and the earthy, sharp flavors of ginger and black pepper. Pavan, a French liqueur made with muscat grapes and orange blossoms, adds a gently floral sweetness.<p>Shrub and Co. Ginger Shrub is available online …

Turkey-Ricotta Burgers With Leeks and Dill Recipe

<b>Read more: Meat Lite: Turkey-Ricotta Burgers With Leeks and Dill</b><p>Ingredients5 tablespoons canola or grapeseed oil, divided3 large leeks, white and light green parts only, thinly sliced and rinsed of any grit2 medium garlic cloves, finely chopped (about 2 teaspoons)1 pound ground turkey, preferably …

Crispy Brown Sugar Shortbread

With brown sugar for sweetness and turbinado sugar for crunch, this <i>One Bowl Baking</i> shortbread is crisp, yet rich, and can be cut into any holiday shape you like.<p>Excerpted from One Bowl Baking by Yvonne Ruperti. Copyright © 2013.<p><b>Read more: Bake the Book: Crispy Brown Sugar Shortbread</b><p>Ingredients8 …

Oyakodon (Chicken and Egg Rice Bowl) from 'Japanese Soul Cooking'

Oyakodon is a classic form of Japanese rice bowl dishes called donburi. <i>Oyako</i> means "parent and child," which is represented by chicken and egg. <b>Tadashi Ono</b> and <b>Harris Salat's</b> version in their new cookbook, <i>Japanese Soul Cooking</i>, is at once delicate and comforting. They begin by simmering boneless …

Fig and Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: If you eat these for breakfast, then they are breakfast cookies.</i><p>I’m going to preface this by saying, yes, …

Sea Salt and Thyme Chocolate Chip Cookies (Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap)

Discovering easy, healthy weeknight recipes that are family friendly, and delicious baked desserts that everyone can enjoy!

Chicken Paprikash Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> The chicken is most flavorful if left to season at least four hours and preferably overnight. If short on time, season chicken 30 minutes before cooking. The easiest way to chop canned tomatoes is to use kitchen shears and snip the tomatoes in the can. This is delicious served with egg …

St. Lucia Buns (Swedish Saffron Christmas Bread)

Today is St. Lucia day! The day that our Scandinavian friends celebrate Saint Lucy, a symbol of hope and light in dark times. If you're not familiar …

Lotus Root and 4 Ways to Use it

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Even if Jack Frost isn’t nipping at your nose yet, you can still enjoy a slice of winter in your kitchen.</i><p>When you were a kid, did you revel in catching snowflakes on your mitten …

White Chocolate Lemon Butter Cookies.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 15, 2013 34<p>I’m choosing lemon over chocolate today. Things are nuts.<p>This is the second recipe I’m sharing for the month of …

The Long Shadow Of Iran Contra

<b>I am a simple man</b>. Years ago, I made it a policy of mine that I would approve of any deal with Iran so long as it didn't involve selling missiles to the mullahs. I developed this policy in January of 1981, when I was in Washington covering the inauguration of President Ronald Reagan, and the …

Iran sanctions 'could be lifted in December' - Fabius

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1031000/1031137_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524679341_38b23c4d09cf04d1b76228b83f370182<p><b>French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says some EU sanctions on Iran could be lifted as early as next month, as part of a nuclear deal with world</b> …

11 Super Herbs and Spices for Your Health

There’s a reason explorers traveled thousands of miles and crossed oceans for herbs and spices. Besides making cuisine more delectable, they’ve been long used to promote health and cure disease.<p>We’ve already covered the super foods you should consider, so this time we’ll take a look at the herbs …

lazy pizza dough + favorite margherita pizza

Raise your hand if you never get pizza right when you make it at home — that the dough doesn’t rise in the time the recipe says it should or it’s …

potato and broccolini frittata

I don’t mean to undersell this, but this is just a frittata. It’s not going to help decimate your weekend’s apple haul, it’s not to going to solve …

Pumpkin Donut Muffins

Donut Muffins are tender muffins that are rolled in butter and sugar after baking to create a slight “crust” on the exterior that is similar to that …

Brown Sugar Banana Bread

I like to mix things up when I make banana bread. I make banana bread often, since I always have bananas in the house, and I will add browned butter, …

Scorched Sweet Peppers and Onions

Here is a technique you don't hear much about. The idea is to cook peppers and onions in a hot dry pan, relying on the moisture in the vegetables to …

Recipes

What's the Best Stovetop Pan for Everyday Use?

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: We'll help you avoid pan regret.</i><p>A pan is not an expendable accessory in your …

The Best Cold Weather Soup Recipes - Turntable Kitchen

The time has come! Soup weather. Now it’s officially November, which means my favorite holiday is only a few weeks away. I’ve already begun to …

How to Turn 1 Batch of Caramelized Onions into 5 Dinners

I will never forget my first taste of caramelized onions.<p>I was 23 years old, and some dear friends had made an extra-large batch of Ina Garten’s pan-fried onion dip just for me. At this point in my culinary experience, I didn’t really <i>do</i> onions, or any kind of creamy-dip that could possibly contain …

spinach and egg pizzette

This, this mash-, roast-, horseradish-, bangers-, crisps-, and goose fat-free, is one of my favorite things I ate while I was in the UK, and it’s not …

Salty Maple Buttered Cider Recipe

Hot buttered rum is even better with warm cider. A sprinkle of Maldon salt and a hint of lemon juice round out the flavors.<p><b>Read more: Spiked Hot Cider: 5 Fun Variations to Make at Home</b><p>IngredientsMaldon saltHalf of 1 lemon1 tablespoon softened butter2 tablespoon pure maple syrup1/2 vanilla bean pod, …

Peppery Ginger Cider Recipe

This warm cocktail is spiked with bourbon and ginger liqueur. Cracked black pepper underscores the ginger's subtle burn.<p><b>Read more: Spiked Hot Cider: 5 Fun Variations to Make at Home</b><p>Ingredients8 ounces apple cider4 ounces bourbon3 ounces ginger liqueur, such as Domaine de CantonLemon juice to taste4 …