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NOPI’s Courgette & Manouri Fritters | NOPI & Plenty More Giveaway

Yotam Ottolenghi’s cookery books are amongst the titles I hear most frequently recommended to others by those who own them, with particular praise …

Kitchen Hacks

Skip all the panicked calls to mom and save your laptop keyboard from sticky egg yolk and flour-covered fingers—solve your next cooking challenge with one of the most useful books we've come across in a while: "Kitchen Hacks." The book compiles more than 1,000 of the best tested ideas and solutions …

14 Holiday Gifts Under $100 for the Cook Who Has Everything

From gifts that stand the test of time to those that don’t (chocolate covered malt balls, anyone?), they're all in our 2015 holiday gift guide.<p><i>Forget naughty or nice—as far as we’re concerned, everyone deserves a ceramic French butter keeper this year. Find more gifts that stand the test of</i> …

Genius Recipes Food 52

Photo by Donna Turner Ruhlman.<p>This is my new favorite cookbook. I’ve long made a fuss about not liking cookbooks, because I don’t. Cookbooks are too …

Chris D'Elia's 10 Favorite Rap Songs

And watch a music video from the comedian's rapper alter ego, Chank Smith.<p>"Hip-hop these days blurs the lines between what the hell is real and what the hell is silly," Chris D'Elia says. "I still don't know if 2 Chainz is a joke." The comedian is trying to explain the origin of his rapper alter …

A Better, Truer, More Southern Way to Make Grits

You're doing grits wrong. Here's how to do them right.<p><i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: You're doing grits wrong. Here's how to do them right. (Hint: It will involve some coddling.)</i><p>I’d be wise to trust …

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Smoked Yogurt

Line the bottom of a roasting pan with ice. Spread plain full-fat yogurt in an 8″ x 8″ baking dish; nestle dish into ice. Place 1⁄2 cup fine-grain …

Recipes

Top Southern Chef Shares Where to Eat Now in New Orleans

I had only 24 hours to consume what so many chefs tell me is one of America's best food cities.<p>When I recently hit New Orleans for the first time, I had only 24 hours to consume what so many chefs tell me is one of America's best food cities. So I enlisted the aid of one of the South's most …

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Mashed Potato Butter Aioli Is The Comfort Food To End All Comfort Foods

It's the comfort food to end all comfort foods.<p>Sometimes there's nothing better than eating a spread not on a piece of bread or a cracker but straight out of the jar with a spoon. Nutella and peanut butter? Yes. But butter? No. Aioli? Nope, not that either. As much as we love butter and aioli, and …

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6 Easy Hacks for the Best Homemade Fries

Homemade fries are worth the effort. Make 'em even better with these DIY fry hacks.<p>If it's comfort food you're after, there's nothing quite like a pile of hot, fresh, salty French fries. It also happens to be just the sort of cooking project we love: Easier than it looks, and more satisfying than …

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Trusty Ingredient Combinations You Should Keep On Hand For Easy Dinners

Arm yourself with these food combinations and life will never be the same.<p>Cooking dinner night after night can be a chore. No matter how much you love to cook, thinking up and putting together dinner recipes every night can feel like a burden. But it doesn't have to be this way. If you arm yourself …

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25 Vegan Soups So Unbelievably Creamy, You'll Never Know They're Dairy-Free

No dairy? No problem.<p>No dairy? No problem. You can still have your creamy, hearty, delicious soup and eat it, too.<p>Thanks to brilliant recipes that swap heavy cream for ingredients like cashews, buttery vegetables and heart-healthy oils, lush and velvety soups can be yours for the slurping. Whether …

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