D John

293 Flips | 3 Magazines | 2 Likes | 2 Following | 10 Followers | @Djohnarc | Keep up with D John on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “D John”

Salted Caramel–Chocolate Tart

8 servings<p>You can use a 9" or 10" tart pan, but the layers will be thinner in the larger pan. We also found that Morton kosher salt won’t dissolve completely in the caramel filling, so use Diamond Crystal for the best results for this tart recipe. Then, a generous sprinkling of flaky sea salt …

Baking

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Game. Changer.<p>Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by …

Quick and Easy Chocolate Pudding Cake

<b>This quick and easy Chocolate Pudding Cake recipe is a delicious cake mix hack! There are only five simple ingredients and the result is the most</b> …

My Favorite Pesto Recipe

The last time I was on the east coast I stuffed a bin full of basil and brought it on the airplane with me. Apparently TSA wasn’t surprised by this …

How to make ice cream without an ice cream maker

Should your once-in-a-lifetime dream cruise aboard the Good Ship Lollipop come to a crashing halt on the rock candy cliffs of some lonely dessert island, wouldn't it be great to whip up a little stash of ice cream? Fear not, dauntless traveler, today we make ice cream without a net. And by "net," …

Dessert

Boozy Drinks That Are Nutritionist And RD-Approved

<i>We surveyed our network of registered dietitians and nutritionists to find out what alcoholic drinks they recommend for healthier imbibing.</i><p><i>It turns</i> …

The best things to do in Chicago for June 2016

June's top concerts, film premieres, comedy shows, parades, and more Avondale Restaurant Crawl A foodie desert no more, Avondale is one of the …

60 exciting openings in Chicago in June

The summer is just getting started! June kicks off the season with more festivals than you can possibly attend and an entire month of warm weather …

Life-Changing 6 Ingredient Spaghetti Carbonara

For many years — really since we met — Matt and I have cooked together. Not really for each other but with each other. But since we’ve added three …

114 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Chicago - Atlas Obscura

Tweet<p>The Atlas Obscura Guide To<p>Hidden<br>Chicago<p>Discover 114 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Chicago, Illinois<p>Unusual<br>Attractions<br>in Chicago<p>Added by …

My mother’s Dominican specialty bridges ingredients — and generations

<i>One in a collection of essays celebrating the cooking of our mothers.</i><p>On road trips throughout the Dominican Republic, my mother likes to point out her favorite houses. They’re never mansions. They’re the tiny wooden ones, painted the hues of a highlighter, with aluminum roofs she says make a …

23 Brownies That Are Almost Too Powerful

"This is too much chocolate." —said no one, ever.

Good Coffee for Lazy People

I love coffee. I drink it every day. I love trying new brewing methods at home. I’m also lazy when it comes to my daily cup of coffee. I’m not …

Coffee

A Whole Roast Chicken Worth Making, Even for One

Since living alone, I kind of stopped eating chicken. Not because I don't like it, but because I like to buy my chickens whole and yet <b>a whole chicken for one has felt impossible</b>. Every time I've considered it, I'd think "I'll be stuck eating the thing for <i>how</i> many meals?"<p>When you're cooking for two, …

Cooking

Emergency Pancake Syrup, a Simple Hack You'll Actually Use

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>I'd like to tell you I'm the sort of person who's tasted her way through every sugar shack in Vermont, that I know a guy who knows a guy across the border, that I skip past lesser grades in pursuit of the elusive …

This Is the Ultimate Bar Knife

Looking for something to buy the cocktail lover in your life?<p>Until recently, I was satisfied with my bar knife—the small paring knife I use to strip …

Avoid These Common Mistakes and Your Carrot Cake Will Be Gold

Make a perfect, moist carrot cake at home by avoiding these common mistakes—and by following this recipe.<p>Bursting with vitamin-packed carrots and slathered with a dairy-rich cream cheese frosting, carrot cake is essentially the world's most delicious health food. Okay, we're lying to you and …

Dessert

4 Easy Ways to Make the Best Grilled Cheese of All Time

Sometimes I'm out on an island with Sandwich Theory, philosophizing about things placed between two slices of bread that have never been written …

Genius 3-Minute, All-Crispy Hash Browns from Josh Ozersky

In 2011, four years before his untimely death, Josh Ozersky hit reply to one of our early Food52 newsletters. "If you guys need a genius recipe sometime, I have a really great one for hash browns."<p>His voice was clear and compelling, and almost suspiciously confident even in what amounted to a …

Breakfast

The Foolproof Steps to Making a Perfect French Omelette at Home

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I've been learning about omelettes for as long as I can remember. When I was four, my family went down to Boca Raton or Fort Lauderdale or one of those chintzy Gold Coast places to visit my …

Eggs

10 Next-Level Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Not all grilled cheese sandwiches are created equal. And there’s no better day to celebrate that fact than on April 12th, National Grilled Cheese …

Cooking

14 Refreshing Cocktail Recipes to Enjoy Before Five O’Clock

Whoever decided that alcohol consumption should be deferred to a post-five o’clock glass of Chardonnay was a <i>serious</i> underachiever. There are so many light and refreshing cocktails that just beg to be enjoyed on a lunch (or breakfast) date. Plus, no brunch party or Sunday Funday is complete without …

Alcohol

3 indulgent breakfast ideas for the solo chef

For many people, breakfast is an afterthought or skipped altogether in the rush to get to work. However, it’s my firm belief that at least once a week, we all earn the right to pamper ourselves with a decadent breakfast.<p>Pampering yourself by making a special morning meal may seem like an …

Salted-caramel ice cream sandwiches recipe

Easy to make ahead and with serious wow-factor, ice-cream sandwiches are perfect for parties. Try this super-indulgent recipe from Blu Top Ice Cream’s Richard Makin.<p>Makes just under 1 litre<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the ice-cream</b><p>540g whole milk<br>• 210g double cream<br>• 130g granulated sugar<br>• 55g skimmed milk powder<br>• 3 egg …

Dessert

This Pudding Is Deliciously Rich And Creamy…And You’ll Never Guess What The Secret Ingredient Is!

Save<p>We are certified chocoholics over here, which is super fun when it comes to trying out yummy, new recipes, but less so when none of our pants …

Chocolate Espresso Almond Butter Bars

<b>These sweet bars may sound like a bit of a mouthful, but they are a delicious, addictive mouthful, no flour needed.</b><p>These Chocolate Espresso Almond …

Sunday Recipe: A No-Bake Chocolate Cake Fit for a Prince

Slightly northwest of Los Angeles proper is the city of Pasadena, California, a suburban enclave where Julia Child was born. It is also where confectioners and bakers Christine Moore and Cecilia Leung practice their craft at a cute shop on the edge of town called Little Flower Candy Company. For …

5 Surprising Places to Find Fantastic Whiskey

When most people think about whiskey, the usual suspects come to mind: Kentucky, Scotland, Ireland, and maybe Canada. But as the popularity of the …