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Banana S'more Nut Bars

12 to 16 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>15 whole graham crackers (about 8 ounces)<p>2 tablespoons (packed) dark brown sugar<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted<p>10 ounces high-quality milk chocolate (such as Lindt or Scharffen Berger), finely chopped<p>…

raspberry swirl cheesecake

It’s been a little quiet around here this week and I bet you already know why: moving out is the easy part! Moving in, hoo boy. You walk into an …

A Fruit Forward Cocktail, Perfect for Summertime Sipping

A gingery vodka cocktail with fresh blackberries makes for refreshing summer sipping.<p>Ginger beer and vodka have always played nice together, but we sure are glad they invited blackberries to the party. This cocktail is perfect for back porch (or roof top!) summer sipping.<p>Get the recipe: Blackberry …

Spicy chicken meatballs with curried raita sauce recipe

Delicious chicken morsels served with a curried yogurt, cucumber and mint dressing<p><b>SERVES</b><p>4-6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the meatballs</b><p>flesh from 4-5 roast chicken thighs, chopped<br>• 2 shallots, chopped<br>• 6 sprigs parsley, chopped<br>• 2 tbsp tomato purée<br>• 75g (2¾oz) fresh breadcrumbs<br>• 1 egg, beaten<br>• 1 tsp ground cumin<br>• 1 tsp ground …

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Winner, Winner Hot Chicken Dinner: How to Throw a Nashville-Style Food Party

Restaurants around the country are featuring the Nashville specialty hot chicken. Local spot Hattie B’s shows us how it’s done.<p>When folks in Nashville say <i>hot</i>, they mean it. Take the local dish, hot chicken: The meat is dunked in hot sauce-laced buttermilk, then fried, its crisp skin lacquered with …

Grill Coffee-Rubbed Flank Steak

Celebrate grass-fed beef with this guest-pleasing recipe.<p>Sometimes an ingredient is a gift.<p>Last October, I began a story for the April 2014 issue of <i>Men’s Health</i> in which I cooked (and ate) my way through 1/8th of a grass-fed, Scottish Highland cow. When I met my cow's rancher, Cathy Pomanti of …

22 Rainy Day Recipes for Summer

22 recipes for a rainy summer day, from pasta with pesto to seafood soup.<p><b>Even in summer, we want to feel cozy on a rainy, somewhat chilly day.</b> Now, "cozy" doesn't mean the same thing in the summertime as it does in the winter; it's more of a mental thing than a physical thing. So we're turning to …

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Summer Dessert Mashup: How to Make Blueberry Crumble Bars

As anyone who's eaten a pluot, owned a Labradoodle, or watched a Buffy-Angel crossover episode can tell you, hybrids are awesome. That holds especially true in Dessert Land, where the tradition of hybrids extends from ice-cream cakes to the more recent Cronut fever.<p>Hybrids were on my mind recently …

Salted Peanut Butter and Jelly Blondies

Makes 16 Servings<p>“These are really peanut buttery and not too sweet, so the strawberry jam on top is a perfect complement.” —Claire Saffitz, assistant food editor<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted, plus more for pan<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1 …

Just 1 Bottle: 14 Cocktails to Make With Rum and a Trip to the Grocery Store

Whether you have a well-stocked home bar or a leftover-bottles-on-the-mantel setup, the last thing you feel like doing on a hot day is traipsing to the liquor store to buy some obscure liqueur that you're missing. You want a drink—ASAP—and the only stop you've planned is to pause at the grocery …

From Mint Julep to Derby Daiquiri: What Cocktail to Drink at Which Horse Race

Here's our cocktail guide to everything from the Belmont Stakes to the Del Mar racetrack (and the Kentucky Derby, of course).<p>The marquee horse stakes races and their tracks all have their signature cocktails. Can you think of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs without instinctively nudging that …

Lemon Strawberry Shortcake

<i>Lemon infused strawberry shortcake finished with whipped topping and fresh berries creates the perfect dessert for any summer party</i>.<p>My favorite …

Babylonian Breakfast

An ancient Iraqi breakfast scramble of rich ground lamb and eggs with onions, tomatoes, and parsley is still a favorite today<p>I first fell for the …

How to Make Homemade Pizza Dough

<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: With Amber Wilson from For the Love of the South's step by step instructions, making pizza dough no longer has to be reserved for special</i> …

The Elvis

Makes 1 Servings<p>Bitter notes from grapefruit and ale balance the floral sweetness of the gin and liqueur—one sip and it will all make sense.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 oz. fresh pink grapefruit juice<p>1½ oz. London dry gin<p>¼ oz. St-Germain (elderflower liqueur)<p>India Pale Ale (for serving)<p>Grapefruit …

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Cheesy Jalapeño Popper Crock-Pot Pulled Chicken

Summer is here and that means my Crock-Pot has been getting a regular workout. It's been all about keeping the oven off lately. I've even been known to make candy in my Crock-Pot.<p>I am certainly not one to judge you on your love of condensed soup, or cheesy rice casseroles. Because, frankly, I am …

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Strawberry Rhubarb Cake

<i>Strawberries and rhubarb combine with a crumb topping to create a delicious summer cake.</i><p>I’ve mentioned before that Eric and I subscribe to the weekly …

6 Boozy Strawberry Recipes

Here, six rosy-hued strawberry cocktails.<p>Today, F&W is celebrating all things red to support the EAT (RED) DRINK (RED), SAVE LIVES initiative: …

Ask A Bartender: Cocktails for Summer Entertaining

Cocktails can make a party, but when you're hosting, you don't want to muddle or shake every drink to order. So we asked bartenders across the country: What's a great summer drink for a crowd?<p>Here's what they had to say.<p>"A good <b>Bramble</b> is an amazing summer cocktail. Muddling the fresh berries and …

Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies to Make the World Go 'Round

I've made more chocolate chip cookies in my day than I care to admit.<p>Everyone in my little world seems to have their own idea of chocolate chip cookie perfection. Some like them thick and chewy, others like them flat and crispy, some like them stuffed with candy, and if you're like my dad -- you …

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