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43 Essential Kitchen Secrets

These helpful tips and tricks will save you time and money.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money.

Food Preservation

Mojito Cocktail

<i>Fresh Mint and Lime Add Sparkle to This Tall Cuban Cooler</i><p>The Mojito is one of the trendiest drinks of the past decade. And no wonder. This refreshing …

Cheesy Cauliflower Soup

Yesterday I made a cheesy version of <b>my mom’s cauliflower soup</b> because the weather outside, while still beautiful, has been just barely chilly enough …

Le Pop Tart From 'The Everyday Art of Gluten-Free'

Though it may have been modeled after the original foil-wrapped toaster pastry, <i>The Everyday Art of Gluten Free</i> turns out a version with a tender, flaky crust and thick, sweet icing that falls somewhere between pop tart and toaster strudel. Not that we're complaining: the homemade fruit filling and …

20 Simple Vegetarian Dinner Recipes

This week just might eat me alive. Cookbook edits are due in a few days—30,000 more words to comb through! This book will be <i>perfect</i> by the time it …

Teriyaki Skewers

How to Make Bruschetta without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: We're stripping bruschetta down to its bare bones to highlight the season's best produce.</i><p>What we've come to …

Tomatoes

Baked Eggs on Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Hello from the other side. I’ve been hardcore geeking out over technical website stuff since my site went down last Friday. My mind is still swimming …

13 Garlicky Dishes for Summer

Here's how you know that you're definitely not a vampire:<p>You start off every meal by sliding a hefty pile of minced garlic into a sauté pan full of sizzling olive oil.<br>• There's no feeling more gratifying than when a garlic clove's skin comes off with one valiant smash of your knife.<br>• You don't consider …

Cooking

Algeria lost contact with Air Algerie aircraft - APS state news agency

ALGIERS (Reuters) - French warplanes and U.N. helicopters scoured the north of Mali on Thursday for the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed carrying 110 passengers, nearly half of them French, from Burkina Faso to Algiers.<p>French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said authorities …

From Cocktails to Dessert: A Complete Menu for Your Next Summer Dinner Party

You've invited friends over for dinner, now you've got to decide what to cook. Try this easy and foolproof Mediterranean-style menu. All of the dishes are crowd-pleasers and you can make most of them ahead of time, so all that's left to do when your guests arrive is reheat and fire up the</b> …

Master the Art of the Summery Sunday Supper With These Light & Bright Recipes

A classic Sunday supper doesn't have to mean heavy, hearty braised meat—try these lighter, fresher projects for dinner this weekend.<p><b>We love hunkering down to tackle a big recipe on winter weekends</b>. But just because the weather's hot and steamy up doesn't mean you can't tackle a stellar dinner …

Cooking

5 Clever, Easy Twists on Caprese Salad

We're reinventing the classic caprese salad with 4 new innovations, from cantaloupe and scamorza to burrata and peach<p><b>Done right, the caprese salad's timeless combination</b> of tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and basil is more than the sum of its parts. That's why every component counts: You must seek out …

Grilling

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Summer Salads Demand Perfect Dressings, and Dressings Depend on the Lettuce

When local lettuces rear their heads, it's time to make summer salads—with a dressing perfectly appropriate for the greens. Here's how, with 4 recipes<p>Early last month, when the earth had warmed up but the air was still cool, we scattered tiny lettuce seeds in our gardens. Now we’re harvesting the …

Healthy Eating

8 Festive Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

At heart, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of small victories. It might not have the grand, patriotic trappings of Independence Day or the saturnalian frenzy of Carnival season. In Mexico, it might not even be widely observed outside the state of Puebla, where said victory once took place. But let’s …

Cinco de Mayo

Spinach and Red Pepper Bacon Wrapped Eggs

Spinach and Red Pepper Bacon Wrapped Eggs.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 14, 2014 62<p>It’s finally spring and prime brunch time.<p>Brunch isn’t brunch unless friends …