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Low-Carb Pumpkin Treats Are Here, and We're Never Leaving the Kitchen

Pumpkin makes everything better, but it's also good for you — pumpkins are low-calorie, high in fiber, and packed with vitamins and minerals that can boost immunity. That is, until you bake them into cookies or muffins, or mix them into a sugary latte. Never fear: there are plenty of low-carb ways …

Afternoon Tea

4-Ingredient Apple Turnovers With an All-Cheddar (All! Cheddar!) Crust

<i>A Big Little Recipe has the smallest-possible ingredient list and big, BIG everything else: flavor, ideas, holy-cow factor. Psst: We don't count water, salt, pepper, and certain fats (say, olive oil to dress greens or sauté onions), since we're guessing you have those covered. Today, we’re making</i> …

Recipes

Try apples in these autumn scones, muffins, pickles and pies

It's apple season and although much of our supply comes from Okanagan orchards, there are plenty of the fall favourite fruit to be found in Calgary …

Recipes

The Most Versatile Chocolate Cupcake Recipe Ever

<b>A version of my favorite one-bowl chocolate cake becomes my favorite easy chocolate cupcakes.</b> These are so good just as they are, you might be tempted to eat too many of them—even without frosting.<p>But wait, there’s more! You can mess with this recipe endlessly and create dozens of new chocolate …

Recipes

Vegan Banana Breakfast Loaf - No Sugar Added

This delicious breakfast loaf has so much going for it. Cakey, chewy texture, soft strawberries and melty chocolate, creamy coconut flakes, all in a …

Breakfast

Peaches & Cream Pavlovas

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>Peaches and cream hop onto meringue and have never felt happier. I ditch any add-ins to the whipped cream, letting its simple richness shine, and spike the sugary peaches with some salt and pepper. A word to the wise: Meringues are so sensitive to humidity. Figure the crisper the …

Recipes

Starbucks® Pumpkin Bread Recipe

"A thick slice of moist pumpkin bread Starbucks®-style is the perfect companion for your morning cup of joe! Many other pumpkin bread recipes produce …

Recipes

This Is the Only Birthday Cake Recipe You Need

You could order a birthday cake, but this birthday cake recipe is even better than the bakery kind—and it's easy to make, too.<p>A favorite birthday …

Dessert

17 Delicious Ways To Eat Toast For Breakfast, Lunch, And Dinner

It's so much more than just toasted bread.<p>I love a good piece of toasty bread with butter, but when you put a topping like mushrooms, beans, or yes, avocado on it, it becomes an easy, inexpensive, yet elevated meal. Yes, meal! You can dress up toast for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and the toppings …

This Chicken Piccata Will Be a Family Favorite — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Naan bread recipe

For the dough, sift the flour, sugar, salt and baking powder into a bowl. In another bowl, mix together the milk and oil.<p>Make a well in the centre of the flour mixture and pour in the liquid mixture. Slowly mix together the dough by working from the centre and incorporating the flour from the edges …

Recipes

All the Types of Onions, and What They're Best For

By Alex Delany<p>White? Yellow? Red? Which type of onion is the right one to use for what? Allow us to explain.<p>What is the freakin' deal with all these different types of onions? Why isn't there just one onion? Wouldn't that be simpler? Well, yes, it would be simpler. But it would also be a hell of a …

Peach-Blueberry-Coconut Trifle

From: EatingWell Magazine, July/August 2018<p>This stunning fruit-filled trifle is a perfect make-ahead dessert for summer barbecues and dinner parties. …

The Best Fourth Of July Party Foods

When you're over burgers and hot dogs, get out these gorgeous antipasto platters and cheese plates.<p>With every Fourth of July comes the pressure to stand over a hot grill while you sweat profusely over piles of searing meat. But maybe 2018 is the year we change all of that.<p>Burgers, hot dogs and …

What is Cassava Flour?

If you follow a gluten-free diet, this is one flour you need to know about.<p>In the world of gluten-free baking, it takes real scientific acumen to …

The 15 Most Beautiful Places To Visit In California

California dreamin' hard.<p>The Golden State stretches 840 miles long, boasting a truly diverse range of geography. Whether you want to hit the beach, the desert, the mountains, or even an urban city, you can find it all among these most-gorgeous-of-all destinations. Who's down for a road trip?!

Recipe: Greek Yogurt Panna Cotta — Recipes from The Kitchn

If I could pick just one dessert to eat every day for the rest of my life, it would be this. Bold statement, I know, but it's worthy of it. This is …

Yosemite: Largest restoration project in park history opens Friday at Mariposa Grove

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK — After being closed to the public for nearly three years, Mariposa Grove, the storied forest of giant sequoia trees at …

20 Best Beaches in California

1 of 21<p>Coronado Beach<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 21<p>La Jolla Shores, La Jolla<p>3 of 21<p>Treasure Island Beach, Laguna Beach<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 21<p>Newport Beach …

Newport Beach

30 Real Food Recipes for Memorial Day Weekend

And by “real food recipes” I mean simple from-scratch dessert, snack, and drink recipes without an onslaught of artificial ingredients. Think: 3 …

Dessert

Build a Better Banana Bread

THE SENSIBLE shoe of sweets, banana bread rarely elicits excitement—at least not among those hoping for a real dessert. A makeover was a long time coming.<p>This quick bread-cum-cake gained traction during the Great Depression, when mass production made baking powder and baking soda more widely …

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Tortas de Chilorio (Adobo-Braised Pork Sandwiches)

Though the traditional torta comes in an almost infinite number of shapes and varieties, it's hard to find one that tops the adobo-braised pulled …

Recipes

Galette recipe

Line a baking tray with baking parchment. Roll out half of the pastry on a lightly floured work surface until it is about 25x25cm/10x10in in size and slightly thinner than a pound coin.<p>Cut a 23cm/9in circle from the pastry by cutting around the bottom of a 23cm/9in cake tin using a sharp knife. …

15 Finger-Food Desserts to Please Party Guests

Dessert

We Found the 5 Best Hot Springs in California, So Leave the Beach Behind

California has long been known for its beaches, and their appeal has always been clear. The warm sand, crashing waves, and blue ocean all seem to …

Hot Springs

81 Ultimate Summer Party Appetizers

These summer appetizers are bringing the heat.<p>These easy summer appetizers and recipes are app-solutely perfect for all your warm-weather fetes. Still hungry? Check out our Summer Salmon Recipes and our Best Sangrias.

How Long to Bake Chicken & More Chicken-Baking Tips

Never settle for dry chicken again.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>People turn to baked chicken breast when they're trying to be healthy — and there's nothing …

Cooking

The Grain-Free Strawberry Tart Recipe You’ll Serve All Summer

Steal the recipe straight from the kitchen of the Los Angeles grain-free bakery Sweet Laurel.<p>Five ingredients reign supreme at Sweet Laurel in Los …

Dessert