David Leite

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Carnitas Tacos

<i>These carnitas tacos are made with moist, tender pork shoulder, avocado, onion, tomatillo salsa, lime, and cilantro. Great party food for a crowd, a</i> …

Skillet Roast Chicken

Adapted from Keith McNally | The Balthazar Cookbook | Clarkson Potter, 2003This dish has a devoted following at Balthazar and is a favorite among …

Pimento Cheese Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>This pimento cheese is a Southern classic made from Cheddar cheese, pimentos, sweet onion, and mayonnaise.</i><p>There is nothing about me …

Morir Soñando

Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack | Vianney Rodriguez | Latin Twist | Hippocrene Books, 2015This morir soñando tastes like a delicious spiked creamsicle. …

Sweet and Sticky Sriracha Drumsticks

Kate McMillan | Chicken Night | Weldon Owen, 2014The glaze for these crowd-pleasing sticky and sweet Sriracha drumsticks uses a combination of sweet, …

Warm Any Fruit Crumble

John Besh | My Family Table | Andrews McMeel, 2011The name really does say it all. You can use any berries or chopped fruit to make this delicious …

Coconut Popsicles

Shauna Sever | Pure Vanilla | Quirk, 2012This coconut popsicles recipe is the antithesis of those fudge pops with freezer burn from the grocery …

How to make your own sourdough starter - Flourish

Have you ever wondered how to make your own sourdough starter?<p>Whether it conjures up a crusty, flavorful loaf of bread or a bubbling crock of …

Chicken Apple Sausage

<i>Chicken apple sausage is even more magnificent when it's homemade. Like this recipe which has a slightly sweet lilt that's perfect for breakfast.</i> …

Roast Chicken with Lemon

<i>The secret to this flavorful, juicy roast chicken with lemon is a dry brine. The bird is rubbed with salt and sits overnight in the fridge. The next</i> …

3 Day Old Rye Starter Makes a fine Sourdough the Old School Way

Hey look Mom! No sprouts in this bread…….We had planned on making a Dark Pumpernickel based on the IJTB formula that greedybread made a few weeks …

Bread

Chardonnay Churros with Mexican Chocolate Ganache

Lighter, fresher and more-flavor-packed than the ones you find at food stands, you’ve gotta try making these cinnamon-sugar tubes of awesome at …

The Food Blog That Sparked Delancey Won a James Beard Award

Last Friday, April 24, the <b>James Beard Foundation</b> granted its Book, Broadcast, and Journalism Awards, and <b>Molly Wizenberg</b> (of Delancey and Essex with husband <b>Brandon Pettit</b>) won the Individual Food Blog category for Orangette. Wizenberg's 11-year-old blog is no stranger to attention—it won Best …

James Beard

Authentic, Exquisite Paris Restaurants Sure To Please Your Refined Palate

There are times when all you really want is a good meal. Those times seem to occur quite often in Paris where excellent bistros and restaurants line …

Scone Recipes

When you want a baked treat for brunch or afternoon tea, our scone recipe fits the bill. Find our favorite sweet and savory scone recipes, including cheddar-and-chive scones, lemon-cream scones, and more.

Nigel Slater’s meringue recipes

Crisp on the outside, fluffy on the inside, meringues look magnificent and taste even better. Give the raspberries a break and serve them with these different fruits<p>Meringue, crisp as ice outside, all marshmallow clouds within, fits in rather well at this time of year. Aside from its affinity with …

Char Kway Teow

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from MiMi Aye | Noodle! | Absolute Press, 2014<p>Char kway teow, considered one of the national dishes of Singapore, is also a …

Recipes

Bipolar Disorder and Julia Child | Leite's Culinaria

My backpack of school books slumped, unopened, against my father’s La-Z-Boy. My Top-Siders sat pigeon-toed near the breezeway door, where I’d …

Vietnamese Iced Coffee Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is my wake-me-up beverage of choice when I want something that will keep me going from early morning until sunset. —Vy Tran<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> This recipe turned out a nice, strong iced coffee. I used a French press, since I don't have the traditional metal filter recommended for …

Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies Recipe

<i>This raspberry cheesecake brownies recipe is an inspired and swoon-worthy collision of creamy cheesecake and cakey brownie and sweetly tart</i> …

Onion Dip

Saveur Magazine | Saveur: The New Classics | Weldon Owen, 2014“To me, caramelizing onions is one of the most pleasurable acts of cooking,” explains …

Yeast Are Never Depressed

I am depressed.I can’t choke it down any longer. Like a fat birthday boy demanding the largest chunk of cake by moving his hands farther and farther …

Sally's Coconut Macaroon Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Lynne Rossetto Kasper | Sally Swift | The Splendid Table's How To Eat Supper | Clarkson Potter, 2008<p>The best recipes …

White Pizza with Salad

Craig Whitson | Tore Gjesteland | Passion for Pizza | Agate Surrey, 2015This white pizza, inspired by our trip to California, is simple, healthy, and …

Flourless Fudge Cookies Recipe

03/18/2018<p>Mia from Philadelphia<p>This recipe is amazing! it is amazingly chocolaty and has great texture. When they come out of the oven they are …

Watercress Soup

Shelagh Ryan | Café Kitchen | Ryland Peters & Small, 2014A perfect soup for the spring and summer months when watercress is in season and you are …

Warm Goat Cheese Salad | Salade au Chèvre Chaud

Adapted from Maria Zihammou | French Bistro | Skyhorse Publishing, 2014This warm goat cheese salad recipe is essentially just slices of baguette …

Grilled Eggplant Parmesan Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Lucinda Scala Quinn | Mad Hungry Cravings | Artisan, 2013<p>This fabulous grilled eggplant Parmesan is my take on the …

Flan de Leche

Ana Sofia Pelaez | The Cuban Table | St. Martin's Press, 2014The trick to a great flan de leche begins and ends with the caramelo—the sugar heated …