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51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Breakfast

15 Brilliant Brunch Recipes for Your Best Weekend Ever

From hash browns to healthy pancakes, we've got your Saturday and Sunday a.m. plans covered with these delicious (and nutritious!) dishes<p>Weekends are …

Breakfast

Piglet Community Pick: The Baking Bible

<i>Read up on some of 2014’s most-loved cookbooks, tested and reviewed by the one and only Food52 community.</i><p><i>Today: Aargersi tells us why she's sweet on The Baking Bible.</i><p>You already know that this is a great cookbook -- it’s Rose Levy Beranbaum for heaven’s sake. I'm only here to tell you why.<p>First …

How to Make Homemade Mochi for the Lunar New Year

<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: You don't have to take a trip to the fro-yo store to enjoy fluffy, chewy mochi. Celebrate the Lunar New Year by making a batch at home with help</i> …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Gung Hay Fat Choy! Yesterday marked the start of the Chinese Lunar New Year, and we're celebrating with dumplings, mochi cakes, steak kow, fried rice, …

All About Coffee Cake (and a Recipe for Buttermilk-Streusel Coffee Cake)

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully, Food52's Test Kitchen Manager Erin McDowell is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: Even if we can't all agree on what coffee cake is, we can all agree that it's</i> …

Italy lays claim to inventing fish and chips and bringing it to the UK

Britons might think fish and chips at the seaside as British as it gets but Italian school children are taught Venetian immigrants brought the dish over to the British Isles<p>For years it has been the undisputed national dish of <b>Britain</b>: a plate of <b>fish and chips</b> being the ultimate reward after a cold, …

Italy

The 15-Second Dinner Party Dessert Plate

<i>BY Sheela Prakash</i><p>It's sophisticated. It's indulgent. And it really only takes a bar of chocolate (or two).<p>This one goes out to all those dinner party hosts who are afraid--or just plain resentful--of dessert: You don't need to make soufflés. You don't need to buy a box of pastries. You don't even …

Dessert

Hasselback Potatoes

8 Servings<p>It’s worth picking through the potatoes to find ones that are all about the same size for this Hasselback recipe. Click here for a step-by-step guide on how to prep them<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>16 small white potatoes (about 2½ lb.)<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted, plus more for …

Potatoes

The Five Mother Sauces Every Cook Should Know

<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: The five sauces every home cook should know how to make and customize.</i><p>In the 19th century, Marie-Antoine Carême anointed Béchamel, Velouté, Espagnole, …

Cooking

Two Adorable Squirrels Take Photos, Play Catch, and Build a Snowman

Russian photographer Vadim Trunov recently captured a couple of adorable squirrels having some wintertime fun. Set in a snow-covered forest outside of Voronezh, Russia, the cute and action-packed photos feature the creatures interacting with some human-made things as well as playing catch with a …

Cute

Rules to Follow and Common Mistakes to Avoid for Roasting a Chicken

Cooking a great anytime-dinner is easy once you learn how to roast a chicken. Avoid these common mistakes for a juicy bird.<p>A good roast chicken is always satisfying. But a great roast chicken is out of this world. To take your chicken to the next level, you've got to make sure you're avoiding the …

Cooking

Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing| Recipes

Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing recipe<p>I keep a bottle of store bought salad dressing in my refrigerator for last-minute dinners, but there are …

Frugal Living

16 Appetizers to Ring in the Chinese New Year

Gallery16 Appetizers to Ring in the Chinese New Year<p>The Chinese New Year is just around the corner. What better way to ring in the Year of the Goat than with a smattering of delicious Chinese appetizers? From Dan Dan Noodles to dumplings galore, we've got 16 starters to help you kick off the new …

9 Middle Eastern Recipes to Master

Here, nine terrific Middle Eastern recipes to make and get a jump on the trend.<p><i>We asked chefs to peek into their crystal balls and tell us what foods</i> …

Cooking

19 Savory Cookies for Your Next Cocktail Party

The holidays might be long behind us, but that doesn’t mean you have to give up on the festive baking. While we’ve already shared our favorite <i>sweet</i> cookie recipes, we’re ready to explore the savory cookie world. Whether you’re serving these tasty treats at your Oscars party or #justbecause, these …

Dessert

How to Make Our Best-Ever Chicken Noodle Soup

Our double-dark chicken noodle soup begins with a deeply flavored stock made from chicken wings.<p>Nothing channels "warm and cozy" like a bowl of chicken noodle soup. And although we're not going to allege that our version is better than your grandma's, <b>digital food editor Dawn Perry</b> has some tips and …

Cooking

How to Make Sichuan Chili Oil

A step-by-step guide to making your own Sichuan-style chili oil, with ingredients you can get at Asian supermarkets or online<p>If you're going to get into Sichuan cuisine—the most fiery and, to my mind, most flavorful of Chinese cooking styles—you are going to need some chili oil. It goes on …

Food & Dining

Chicken biryani

This Hyderabadi-style chicken biryani is simply one of the most delicious things you can eat<p>SERVES<p>6-8<p>TOTAL TIME<p>1 hour 40 minutes<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the marinade</b><p>A large thumb of ginger, peeled<br>• 3 garlic cloves<br>• Juice of ½ lemon<br>• ½ tsp turmeric<br>• 2 tsp garam masala<br>• Seeds from 5 cardamom cloves<br>• 1 hot green chilli, …

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.<p><b>Is there anything better than a roasted chicken?</b> It's doubtful. One of the most versatile dinner (and lunch!) staples there is, we like to roast whole chickens and use the …

Cooking

Bing Bread

Makes two 10" or six 6" round loaves Servings<p>At Parachute in Chicago, this bacon-studded, potato-filled, cheesy sesame bread is served in 6" cast-iron pans; we adapted it to work in a 10".<p>January 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Sour Cream Butter<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>2 tablespoons …

Cast Iron Skillet

Chicken Wing Recipes

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/Chicken-Wing-Recipes<p>article<p>Chicken wings are perfect for Super Bowl Sunday any way you serve them: Crisp-charred …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

San Francisco

75 of Our Best Cake Recipes (Yep... 75!)

If it's not clear from these 75 recipes, we just really like cake... a lot.<p><b>Sometimes you just need a slice of cake.</b> Or...75 of 'em. We rounded up some of our favorite cake recipes, and then kept finding more that we loved, and well, here we are. Happy baking!

Dessert

Can't Buy Me Love (But You Can Make Me Dinner)

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Catherine Lamb shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: No matter your romantic status, here's how to make a</i> …

Winner of Your Best Restorative Recipe

<i>Congratulations to vvvanessa, whose Boosted Jook won the contest for Your Best Restorative Recipe!</i><p><b>Describe an early food experience that has influenced the way you think about food and/or cooking.</b><br>My dad has always had an affinity for ketchup. Born of Thai parents in Thailand, he spent most of his …

Chocolate Hazelnut Polenta Cake - Sugary & Buttery

Chocolate Hazelnut Polenta Cake<p>Prep time<p>20 mins<p>Cook time<p>55 mins<p>Total time<p>1 hour 15 mins<p>Author: Melina Thompson<p>Serves: 8<p>INGREDIENTS<p>½ cup (1 stick) …

30 Different Ways to Tie a Tie That Every Man Should Know

<i>The following blog is an excerpt from a feature originally published on ShirtsMyWay, an online custom dress shirt retailer.</i><p>Here is a list of many different ways to tie a tie, for every and any occasion, many of which you probably never knew existed. We've gathered 30 of the best tie knots ever …

Estela Chef Ignacio Mattos Talks Plating, Flavor, and Presentation

"How does it look?" asked Chef Ignacio Mattos as I packed up my camera. We'd just spent a few minutes photographing a dish of his that he sparsely describes as pork, borani, and potatoes. Frankly, I was surprised that for an article on plating, Mattos decided to showcase a dish with a decidedly …

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