Cheryl Esera

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7 Thanksgiving Desserts That Are Way Better Than Pie

<b>1. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust & Caramel Sauce</b><p>Pumpkin pie is always expected at Thanksgiving, but why not shake things up and make a pumpkin cheesecake instead? This 5-star recipe is the ultimate sweet ending to your Thanksgiving feast -- and no one will miss that tired ol' pumpkin …

Dessert

Pumpkin Flan

12 Servings<p>November 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 large eggs<p>6 large egg yolks<p>1 3/4 cups sugar<p>1 teaspoon orange zest<p>2 1/3 cups heavy cream<p>1 cup milk<p>5 whole cloves<p>3 whole star anise<p>1 cardamom pod, cracked<p>2 cinnamon sticks<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>1 15-ounce can pumpkin purée<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Whisk eggs, egg …

Bourbon-Butterscotch Pudding

8 Servings<p>This complexly flavored pudding owes its smooth texture to a quick spin in the blender.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter<p>1 vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>¾ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>2 ½ cups heavy cream<p>1 cup whole milk<p>1 tablespoon bourbon or Scotch<p>½ teaspoon …

Baking

Molten Brownie Cupcakes -with yoyomax12

The Hottest Nail Trends For Fall 2014

Although flashbacks to barely-there pinks and nudes were the most popular, other notable (and just as chic) nail huesjewel-toned garnet, varying shades of gray, metallics and even a few pops of graphic art elementswill make you want to get on<p>Although flashbacks to barely-there pinks and nudes were …

Let’s Kick It

5 Diet Fads, Debunked

Do all the diets your friends swear by actually make a difference on the scale? We asked the experts.<p><b>1) Paleo</b><p><b>The Hype:</b> Eating like a caveman—that is, yes to meats and organs (!), seafood, game, nuts, seeds, seasonal fruits and leafy greens, no to grains, legumes, dairy, and processed foods—is the …

The 18 Best Dance Classes in America

These courses, from classical ballet in New York to GROOV3 in L.A., will give you a workout.<p><b>NEW YORK</b><p><b>Ballet Beautiful</b>, balletbeautiful.com; Founded by Mary Helen Bowers, the ballerina who trained Natalie Portman for her role in 'Black Swan', Ballet Beautiful mixes classical ballet with sculpting and …

Veggie Burger

4 Servings<p>Refrigerated resting is key to these burgers’ success. Air-chilling helps dry the burgers out slightly so they stick together in the skillet.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup wheat berries<p>Kosher salt<p>½ ounce dried porcini mushrooms<p>4 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 shallot, finely chopped<p>8 ounces …

Cocoa Brownies

Makes 16 Servings<p>The best—and easiest—brownies you'll ever make. This recipe belongs in your repertoire. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 1 inch pieces<p>1 1/4 cups sugar<p>…