Christopher Lipscomb

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Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake Bars

June 23, 2014<p>I’ve been on a little bit of a cheesecake kick the past week or so.<p>It started with these Cookies and Cream Cheesecake Bars that I made …

Dessert

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

How to Poach Eggs

A foolproof technique for poaching eggs<p>WHAT YOU'LL NEED<p>• 4 cups water<br>• ½ cup vinegar<br>• slotted spoon<p>WHAT TO DO<p>1. Add ½ cup vinegar to 4 cups gently …

Darkest Chocolate Cake with Red Wine Glaze

10 Servings<p>“The great thing about this cake? It's not fussy. You can just pour the glaze over and it sets. Done.” —Rick Mast<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for pan<p>⅓ cup all-purpose flour, plus more for pan<p>8 oz. bittersweet chocolate (at …

Grilled Stuffed Calamari - Grilled Sausage-Stuffed Squid Recipe

Chinese Greens 101: Three Basic Cooking Techniques for Chinese Greens

Growing up, not having a plate of Chinese greens on the table for dinner was like not having rice—it was simply unthinkable. Quick to cook, simple, and delicious, Chinese greens are a great way to add a vegetable dish to your meal. In this series, we've been talking about some of the most common …

How to Make Homemade Curry Paste

<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: To make your Thai food fresher, spicier, and more vibrant, start with a batch of Megan Scott of The Joy Kitchen's homemade curry paste.</i><p>When I …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

This Week in Recipes

Breakfast<p>Super Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits<br>• Puff Pastry Breakfast Egg Tarts<p>Appetizers and Sides<p>Portuguese Garlic and Cilantro Bread Soup (Açorda à Alentejana)<br>• Grilled Trevisano or Radicchio With Gorgonzola, Olive Oil, and Saba<br>• Shanghai Baby Bok Choy With Black Bean Sauce<br>• The Best Barbecue Beans<br>• Quick …

Smoked Salmon Tartines with Fried Capers

4 Servings<p>Find hot-smoked salmon, a Pacific Northwest delicacy, at specialty grocers.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ small red onion, very thinly sliced<p>⅔ cup Champagne vinegar or white wine vinegar<p>¼ cup vegetable oil<p>2 tablespoons capers, rinsed, patted dry<p>8 slices country-style bread, toasted or …

Seafood

Mancakes - Bacon, Green Onion, & Cheddar Corn Pancakes Recipe - Father's Day Brunch

Grow your own herbs | Grow your own

A wide variety of popular kitchen herbs can be grow plentifully and with ease indoors or out – just beware of rampant mint<p>Do you cook with fresh herbs? Then sorry. Since this column started, you've probably spent a tenner or more on sachets of tired and wilting tarragon or chives. You could have …

It's National Doughnut Day! Making your own isn't as hard as you think

It’s the day we’ve all been waiting for: National Doughnut Day! There’ll be no guilt at scarfing down a doughnut (or two) for breakfast today.<p>But what about saving that appetite and whipping up your own delicious doughnuts at home? It’s not as difficult as you think – it just takes a little time …

Baking

These Mason Jar Salads Are Your New Go-To Lunch

Bringing lunch to work can feel like a chore -- it requires planning, getting up early to pack your lunch or remembering to prepare it before you go to bed. It needs to be portable and it needs to be exciting, but it also can't be smelly (sorry tuna fish or egg salad sandwich lovers. We're fans, …

Brazilian Dishes

All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this …

How to Make Banh Xeo, Crisp Vietnamese Filled Crepes

How to make the hot and crunchy filled crepes known as banh xeo in Vietnam.<p><i>Banh xeo</i> translates to “sizzling cake.” Once you’ve made a batch of these lacy, ultra-crisp crepes, you’ll know why. Remember: Work quickly, and watch for splattering oil when the batter hits the pan.<p>Once oil is shimmering …

Fried Smoked BBQ Pork Chops

How to Brine Meat -- And Why You Should Bother

<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: Why you should start brining your meat -- and how to start.</i><p>Have you ever suffered the travesty that is a dry, tasteless chicken breast? Or tried to cut …

How to Cook Tuscan Pasta with Tomato Basil Cream | MyRecipes

Marmalade Bread Pudding

<i>Every other week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Izy Hossack of Top with Cinnamon shares an ideal spring dessert from her grandmother's recipe trove.</i><p>I'd like to say that I grew up spending my childhood summers …

Honey orange marinade and other recipes to step up your BBQ

Before you fire up the BBQ and throw on chicken, steak, shrimp and other worthy foods, consider using one of these grilling recipes from chef G. Garvin to prepare the meat or seafood.<p>1 cup garlic powder<br>• 1 cup smoked paprika<br>• 3 tablespoons brown sugar<br>• 2 teaspoons kosher salt<br>• 4 ounces onion powder<br>• 2 ounces …

Grilled Caesar Salad: The Best Thing We Ate All Weekend!

Start your summer grilling off in a great way! This is an easy Caesar salad, made better by a few minutes on the grill and has become part of the Accidental Locavore's summer repertoire. This is really easy and if you want to make it even easier, you can use your favorite bottled dressing (but …

Recipes

German Potato Salad

Put potatoes into a large pot, cover with cold water by 2"to 3", and add a generous pinch of salt. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat, reduce heat …

Recipes

Lemon-Ginger Brew

Makes about 3½ cups<p>No it's not green juice. It's Lemon-Ginger Brew, a creation of food director Carla Lalli Music.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 oz. ginger, peeled, chopped<p>½ cup fresh lemon juice<p>⅓ cup agave syrup (nectar) or pure maple syrup<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Pulse ginger in a food processor to a coarse …

How to Seduce Scarlett Johansson with Spaghetti

This recipe is so good, it impressed Scarlett Johansson.<p>As <i>Chef</i> gets ready to roll in hundreds of theaters this weekend, we wanted to supply a …

The Secret To Delicious Coleslaw

It doesn’t have to be summer to enjoy this creamy, crunchy salad<p>In this season of large cuts of roasted meats, hearty root vegetables, and heavy dark beers, it’s nice to take a vacation every once and a while—not by hopping on a plane, but by hitting up the supermarket. Taste has a powerful ability …