Dianne Cipollo

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Fancy Cupcakes

From classic and elegant to whimsical and fun, these 30 stunning beauties convey the message that this is indeed a special occasion.

Lemon Cake Recipes

Lemon adds a welcome brightness to lemon chiffon cake, glazed lemon pound cake, layer cake with lemon curd filling, and many more varieties of lemon cake recipes. Whether you like your lemon in the frosting, in the filling, or right in the cake itself, we have a lemon cake recipe for you.

Yellow Butter Cupcakes

Classic yellow butter cupcakes got perfectly with a variety of frostings -- from Chocolate Ganache Glazes to our classic Seven-Minute Frosting.

Ian Young's Cream Cheese Frosting

Top Sweet Zucchini Cupcakes with this frosting, submitted by reader Ian Young of Oakland, California.

Our Most Spectacular Strawberry Recipes

<b>Strawberries are sugar-sweet, affordable, and omnipresent -- even if you can't pick your own, you'll find pints and quarts of them at roadside stands and red seas of them in the produce aisle. Make these delectable berries the star in breakfast dishes, desserts, and even salads.</b><p>Strawberry Basics<p><b>In</b> …

Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious .

'Fifty Shades of Grey': The Kitchen Edition (No Safe Word Required)

The 'Fifty Shades of Grey' trailer is out, so we've gathered up our favorite recipes that call for a little twine, a bit of strength, and some serious pounding<p><b>If you love Fifty Shades of Grey,</b> you'll love these meals. Here are our favorite recipes that require a little trussing, tying up, stuffing, …

Cooking

Grilled Potatoes With Rosemary, Garlic and Coarse Sea Salt

Potatoes and rosemary -- a marriage made in food heaven, for sure! And although I love making the classic dish in the oven all year long, come summer I turn to the grill. One twist, though: here, the potatoes are marinated with the rosemary and garlic for 30 minutes before they're grilled. And once …

12 of the Most Brilliant Ice Cream Sundaes Ever

Here, a dozen incredible ideas for the best-ever ice cream sundaes.<p>Thanks to this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, you can have all the homemade …

How to Make Yogurt Biscuits Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Provisions Editor, Posie Harwood, teaches us how to make light, fluffy biscuits without butter or</i> …

Eat Like A Man On Tour: June 2014

Five Tips For How To Cook An Animal (Whole)

Where do you even get a whole animal? And other burning questions, answered.<p><i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships,</i> …

Wedding Food Doesn't Have to Be Awful! (It Can Even Be Good.)

Wedding food doesn't have to be terrible! "Save the Date" author Jen Doll dispenses 9 tips for actually serving reception meals that taste—OMG—good<p>Oh, wedding food. <b>Sometimes the best that can be said is that it’s entirely forgettable</b>, overshadowed by the drama, excitement, and even the open bar of …

Apricot and Cherry Tart with Marzipan Topping

70<p>22<p>1<p>Shares 93<p>I once told a crowd that I was preparing a dessert for, that I don’t like sweet things. I didn’t realize it would get such a big laugh …

7 Sweet Ways to Use Pistachios

Though almonds and walnuts receive their fair share of admiration, the bright, funky pistachio is arguably the most versatile nut in your pantry. Great as a snack on their own, these nuts can also coat meat and poultry, dress up a simple sandwich, and upgrade any and every dessert.<p>Today, we're …

Chocolate-Caramel Cake with Sea Salt

10 Servings<p>Mayonnaise in the batter isn’t as weird as it sounds—it’s just eggs and oil, after all. It’s also why this cake is so moist.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1¾ teaspoons baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon …

Dessert

Mysterious Creature from the Deep, Grilled

I love eating octopus: the chewy texture when it’s perfectly cooked, the way it resists and then submits to my teeth in every bite. But I have this …

Cherry Compote

45<p>2<p>Shares 47<p>I think I have something wrong with me. I seem to be afflicted with a particular malady that forces me to buy way too many summer fruits …

The Best Ultimate Classic Perfect Recipes (We're Not Joking)

These 36 dishes—from sticky buns to steamed lobster—have earned the adjectives "perfect," "ultimate," "best-ever," and "classic"<p><b>Here at BA, we like to think that every recipe is perfect</b> in its own way. ____ But only those recipes that really, truly encapsulate perfection—like this perfectly steamed …

Perfectly Steamed Lobster

2 Servings<p>Buy perky, energetic lobsters; they should be active and extend their claws upwards when lifted.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 1 1/2-lb. live lobsters<p>Unsalted butter, melted (for serving)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring 2" water to a simmer in a large stockpot. Add two 1 1/2-lb. live lobsters (yes, …

Food

5 Surprising Things You Can Do with Vinegar

There are some products hiding in your pantry that can actually be useful for multiple everyday things. I'm not talking about mayonnaise hair conditioning treatments, but rather real cleaning and cooking hacks that everyone should try -- and it starts with a bottle of vinegar. This product is not …

Q&A With Diana Yen, Author of A Simple Feast , and a Recipe for Raspberry Eton Mess

Caterer and food stylist Diana Yen's favorite weekday dish is pickled shaved radishes and cucumbers, combined with faro, quinoa or kale, served with a fried egg on top. Her preference for healthy light meals is a result of spending days testing new dishes for the likes of <i>Kinfolk</i> magazine and Design …

The Case for No-Cook Simple Syrup

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Simple syrup can be even simpler to make -- Alice explains how.</i><p>What could be easier than simple syrup? You just heat equal parts of sugar and water until the sugar is …

valerie’s french chocolate cake

My friend Valerie makes one chocolate cake. No, I don’t mean one chocolate cake for school birthday cupcakes and one for grown-up dinner parties, one …

frozen coconut limeade

I understand this to be mostly a Northern Colombian drink, though I’d be happy to go investigate this in person if it is necessary to maintain the …

cherry almond dutch baby

If I were forced, because it was my job or something <i>terrible</i> like that, to come up with some sort of World Cup of Pancakes ranking system, it would …