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Straight From Tennessee, The Best Squash Casserole You Haven't Heard Of

<i>You won't find this casserole in a "Southern-inspired" New York City restaurant.</i><p>Sometimes I get dramatic about Southern food. In March, I was in Denver and my husband had requested that we eat breakfast at a restaurant described on Yelp as "Southern, Creole." I laughed maniacally and replied, …

The Cake I Remember My Grandmother By

<i>We’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes—dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: What recipe would you want to be remembered by? Sara Cornelius from Cake Over Steak celebrates her grandmother by making a classic cake from the Mid-Atlantic.</i><p>It seems as though a lot …

Dessert

This Rescued Bunny's Incredible Recovery Is Testament To Hard Work Of Pet Shelters Everywhere

Had it taken even one more day for little Ping to be discovered, it certainly would have been too late.<p>Instead, the tiny rabbit, found among tall grass in Chicago’s Ping Tom Park, will be ready for adoption in a matter of weeks, thanks to the animal shelter that rescued him and the donors who …

Ultimate Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe - SORTED

Parker House Rolls

Makes 36 Servings<p>A top coat of melted butter and salt makes this Parker House rolls recipe irresistible. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 envelope active dry yeast<p>1 cup whole milk<p>¼ cup vegetable shortening<p>3 tablespoons sugar<p>1½ teaspoons …

Recipes

The Chicest Tech Gifts for Women This Holiday Season

Gadgets that every woman on-the-go can appreciate.<p>From the latest in wearable tech to the best designer headphones and phone cases, these are the most stylish gadgets to give (and receive) this holiday season.

Shopping

Vegetable Shepherd’s Pie

10 Servings<p>Lentils and fresh and dried mushrooms give this vegetarian casserole its meaty character. You can prepare most of it in advance and bake it just before your guests arrive.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Topping<p>3 pounds russet potatoes, unpeeled<p>3 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes, unpeeled<p>½ cup (1 …

The Ultimate Sticky Buns

Makes 9 Servings<p>These buns can be assembled the night before, needing only a final rise before baking. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dough<p>⅔ cup whole milk<p>5 tablespoons sugar, divided<p>1¾ teaspoons active dry yeast (from one ¼-ounce envelope)<p>…

Baking

Bacon Chocolate Couch Potato Bars

1<p>Fry the bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until crisp. Drain on a paper towel lined plate. Chop into small pieces.<p>2<p>Add the pretzels to a …

4 Cakes You Never Knew You Could Make with a Mug and a Microwave

Microwaves get a bit of a bad rap. Some people complain they ruin the texture of food. Others lament microwaves’ inability to cook evenly. And some …

Crispy Asian Chicken Drumsticks

Crispy Asian Baked Chicken Drumsticks – an easy meal! Crispy chicken drumsticks are tossed with a killer 5-minute asian sauce – incredibly …

10 Crazy-Good Holiday Cocktail Party Recipes

<b>1. Cocktail Meatballs</b><p>Throw away those old kitschy cocktail meatball recipes that call for grape jelly and frozen meatballs -- these are easy-to-make and so much better. You'll love that the meatballs are baked, not fried, and the sweet and tangy sauce is ready in under 15 minutes. Just be sure to …

Ultimate Sugar Cookie Recipe

Our master sugar cookie recipe is easy to handle, can be rolled and then frozen in advance, and can be cut into any shape you desire<p>If you're like us, you've always dreamed of turning your kitchen into a cookie factory. You've just gotta believe in yourself. Even though "master" is in its name, our …

Dessert

Banana Bread with Cream Cheese Layer- with yoyomax12

Easy Savory Cornbread

8 Servings<p>A simple, straightforward cornbread that we’d happily serve alongside a bowl of chili on any other day of the year.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted, cooled, plus more for baking dish<p>1⅓ cups all-purpose flour<p>1⅓ cups cornmeal<p>2 tablespoons sugar<p>1 tablespoon …

10 Cozy Fall Breakfast Recipes

Cooler temperatures and falling leaves mean it's time to turn on your oven and bake something delicious. Try these cozy breakfast recipes made from all your favorite fall ingredients -- apples, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, oats, pecans and more.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked Oatmeal with Apples, Walnuts & Raisins</b><p>…

Diving Deep Into Far Cry 4's Multiplayer Modes

How to Make Fish Tacos: A Step-by-Step Guide

You could debate endlessly what makes a perfect fish taco—and we did. After a lot of “research” (read: eating), we came up with the lightest, crunchiest, tastiest version ever.<p>When the topic of fish tacos came up in a staff meeting, you would have thought we were talking about Obamacare, not a …

Cooking

Dutch Baby Recipe - How to Make Dutch Babies - German Pancakes

How to Make Homemade Oatmeal Cream Pies

<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: Sarah Kieffer of The Vanilla Bean Blog makes a grown-up version of oatmeal cream pies that would make Little Debbie proud. Pack them up for your</i> …

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This Jumping Puppy Is The Cutest Thing You'll See All Day

<i>By Lindsey Robertson</i><p>Rocky the French bulldog has a lot of spunk, even if he's just a pint-sized puppy. When it comes to the edge of the couch, …

3 Tips for Better Powdered Sugar Frosting

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich is going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Three tricks for making powdered sugar all it can be.</i><p>Powdered sugar frosting, also called quick vanilla frosting, or even vanilla buttercream (let’s please not tell the …

How to Make an Apple Dutch Baby, with a Helpful GIF!

Part soufflé, part giant pancake, this Apple Dutch Baby is a golden, puffed delight. Here’s how to do it.<p>Part soufflé, part giant pancake, this Apple Dutch Baby is a golden, puffed delight. Here’s how to do it.<p><b>Sauté apples in the same skillet you’ll use to make the pancake</b> (cast iron is best). The …

Breakfast

Free Things to Do in San Francisco

Ever since Levi Strauss opened for business here during the gold rush, San Francisco—with its cable cars, coffeehouses, and counterculture—has been on the cutting edge of cool. From bustling Chinatown to bohemian Haight-Ashbury, the City by the Bay has long been known for its openness and …