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The 12 Books We Can’t Wait to Read This Summer

The unofficial start to summer is nearly here, and with it comes road trips, packed coolers, and bags filled with all of the reads you've been meaning to catch up on. Still looking for some inspiration? Take a gander at Food52 staffers' must-reads below (not a single cookbook in sight!)—you still …

Books

5-Ingredient Salads You’ll Want to Make All Summer Long

With summer just around the corner, the last thing you want is a recipe that calls for standing over the hot stove. So we developed five new …

Food

10 books Amazon's editors say are the best reads this May

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon Kindle<p>Most of us could stand to devote more time to reading. We make room in our busy schedules to watch the latest seasons of our …

Books

The $1.89 Lunch Our Editor-in-Chief Swears By

I’m not one to go on about the power of The Universe, but certain things are clearly meant to be. Like meeting your best friend, or your true love—or a humble yet oddly compelling little sandwich. (Just me?)<p>I can’t with total confidence tell you how this sandwich came into my life (that Universe …

Acquainted

Reboot Your Microbiome With Our 3-Day Gut Health Makeover

It's easier and quicker than you might think. Our high-fiber, plant-based meal plan, will give your gut bacteria a boost, and it's affordable, too at …

Nutrition

A Work by Zora Neale Hurston Will Finally Be Published

In the spring of 1931, Zora Neale Hurston finished her first book, a 117-page manuscript titled “Barracoon.” It told the true story of Cudjo Lewis, an Alabama man who was believed to be the last living person captured in Africa and brought to America on a slave ship.<p>Publishers were unimpressed. One …

Black History

Mini Doughnut Muffins

Fresh doughnuts are one of the things I crave most, but making yeasted doughnuts is a lengthy, involved process that I often don’t have time to …

Breakfast

Peonies Take Patience–And Are Worth the Wait

<i>This article originally appeared on Southern Living.</i><p>If you’ve ever bought peonies, there’s a chance that Carl Van Staalduinen grew those stems in …

Corn and Poblano Lasagna

The Best Books Of 2018 We Can't Wait To Read This Year

This is how I know I’m reading an incredible book. All of the day’s obligations — making my bed, walking to the subway, cooking dinner — become …

A 30-Minute Pasta With All the Charm of a Chicken Parm

Look, we know that crispy, breaded chicken smothered in tomato sauce isn’t exactly <i>autentico</i>. But chicken Parm <i>is</i> delicious, the equivalent of a big, warm Italian-American hug. And for blogger and author Gaby Dalkin, it was the first thing she learned to cook.<p>“I would make it at least three times a …

Cooking

Nigella Lawson’s Genius Sheet-Pan Chicken Is As Unfussy (and Delicious) As Promised

Nigella Lawson—domestic goddess and champion of home cooks—has for years been a supporter of the laziest form of sheet pan dinner, or <i>traybake</i>, a British term that used to be reserved for sweets, till the quick-dinner revolution got ahold of it. “When I'm frazzled,” she once wrote. “I firmly believe …

Sheet Pan

This Creamy White Bean Soup Is So Satisfying

Looking for something healthful, comforting, and extremely satisfying? It's really hard to beat a good bean and vegetable soup. Yes, it is the middle …

Cooking

The Best Chicken Salad Ever Recipe

"This is the best chicken salad I have ever had in my life and it is so simple to make."<p>Ingredients<p>2 boneless chicken breast halves, cooked<p>1/4 cup …

Egg Salad Lettuce Wraps Recipe

From: EatingWell.com, March 2018<p>We love the retro vibe of these egg salad lettuce wraps. Iceberg lettuce makes a perfect low-carb swap for bread to …

5 things a professional chef wants you to know about cooking the perfect leg of lamb

One of Heston Blumenthal's head chefs shares his advice<p>On Easter Sunday, many a home across the country will be indulging in a delicious roast lamb. …

BBQ

Exactly How to Make Melting Potatoes, the Trend That’s Taking Over Pinterest

Potatoes, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We’re all about mashing, smashing and even Hasselbacking. That’s why we were excited to read …

Slow-cooked Barbecued Chicken Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together first 4 ingredients in a small bowl. Sprinkle over chicken. Place chicken in a single layer in a lightly greased …

These Sweet and Spicy Cauliflower Bites Are a Snack Paradise

By now you're probably very familiar with the fact that cauliflower is a magical ingredient. It no longer languishes on a sad crudité platter, …

The Garlic Broth Recipe That Brought Me Back to Health

This soup has just three other ingredients, but garlic is the one that matters.<p><i>This story is part of the Healthyish Guide to Feeling Better Already, a collection of recipes, remedies, and distractions to get you back on your feet.</i><p>Before there was this garlic broth, my sick-day cooking was pretty …

Food Preservation

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

15 Easy Eggplant Recipes

The incredibly versatile eggplant works in everything from Italian to Asian recipes. Bonus: It makes a tasty substitute for meat, too.<p>Eggplant and …

Book clinic: what modern classics would you recommend for preteens?

<b>Q: One of my superiors wants me to start a book club with the 10 children, aged 11-13, in years 7 and 8 who have the highest reading ages. I worry that forcing them to read “classics” – the kind of books she has in mind – will put them off reading challenging texts for ever. What classics (with a</b> …

Books

This Genius Egg Salad is a Love Letter to Eggs

The genius of this egg salad is manyfold—it’s there in every component, from the few core essentials of eggs, mayo, and salt, to the sort-of optional garlicky <i>bagna cauda</i> toasts.<p>“It’s a very straightforward egg salad,” chef Nancy Silverton writes in her most recent cookbook Mozza at Home. “What …

Eggs

Nom Nom Paleo’s Cumin Cilantro Cauliflower Rice Is a Perfect 10

Don’t get me wrong; plump grains of perfectly steamed rice are a glorious thing, but more often than not, I’ll take a skillet full of its cauliflower cousin over the real deal. When done right, cauliflower rice is quite tasty in its own right; it’s much lighter and provides tons of fiber, making it …

How to Pickle Anything at a Moment's Notice

Yesterday, in my perusings of the internet, I came across a kitchen habit that I haven’t quit thinking about. It appeared in Healthyish as part of an interview with Linda Granebring, a Swedish chef currently living and working in Paris. Her cooking is vegetable-forward and feels particularly …

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership [1], fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll provide the workout, you just need to give it your all. This short and sweet circuit targets every single muscle in the body and gets your heart rate …

The Best French Onion Soups Around DC to Keep You Cozy All Winter

Is there any better soup than French onion? It’s less like a soup, and more like a bowl of melty cheese, croutons, and caramelized onions with just …

Cooking

Weekend Recipe: A Hearty Chicken Soup That’s Good for Your Soul and Immune System

When I feel a little run down, I make my restorative Polish-style chicken soup called Rosół, which was taught to me by my great-grandmother to help …