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The Future of Iced Coffee

At its cafes, Blue Bottle might make one of the best iced-coffee drinks in America. But are artisan businesses doomed to fail when they try going mainstream?<p>I have seen the future of iced coffee.<p>There I was, wandering the grocery-store aisles—when suddenly, next to the kombucha, opposite the …

11 Reasons You Should Drink Coffee Every Day

There really can't be any adult in this great big world that has never tried coffee. It's consumed everywhere, and judging by the amount of Starbucks locations in the United States alone, (in 2012, there were 10,924!) we <i>love</i> our caffeine.<p>And that's fine. In fact, there are many advantages to being …

Mini Oreo Cheesecake Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 799

Banana Muffins

We love banana muffins, banana bread, smoothies with bananas, banana pancakes, updated banana pudding (and this traditional version), banana ice …

10 Pancake Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

How to make pancakes like a short order cook. Just avoid these common mistakes!<p>For many Americans, pancakes evoke a certain kind of nostalgia. People make pancakes because they're delicious, crowd-pleasing, and easy. Well, sort of easy. There are a few crucial mistakes that home chefs commonly make …

Breakfast

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

Cooking

5 Easy and Summery Weeknight Dinners

5 easy weeknight dinners to make for the rest of the summer<p><b>In the summer, dinner's all about seasonal ingredients and a quick stint in the kitchen.</b> Sit down to a spicy lobster and tomato pasta, serve a crunchy squash side, and master our formula for foolproof skewers with these light, simple …

Cooking

What to Eat, Drink, Buy, and Do in August 2014

Killer tomatoes, chic seeds, and gin are what's in store this August.<p><b>From malted waffles to a gin subscription service,</b> here’s everything you need to eat, drink, buy, and do this month.

Tomatoes

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

In a large bowl, whisk together flour, cornstarch, paprika, mustard, baking powder, and salt. Add honey and beer, and whisk until smooth; let sit for …

Breakfast Churros with Cinnamon Sugar Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> The first time I tasted a churro, I was in Los Angeles with a friend and we …

Flourless Chocolate Cake

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Jenny's famous chocolate cake for Mother's Day -- and all other days.</i><p>Babies crawl and then they walk, and then they get their braces off and refuse to eat fondue with …

Soy-Glazed Chicken Thighs with Asparagus and Scallions

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>A little bit of sweetness makes these especially appealing to pint-size palates.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons aniseed<p>4 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>¼ cup fresh lime juice, plus wedges for serving<p>¼ cup reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>2 tablespoons honey<p>8 …

Seafood

31 Clam Recipes for All Your Steaming and Grilling Needs

Here are 31 recipes for preparing clams, from serving them in paella to steaming them with beer. And, clam chowder, of course.<p>We love clams for their versatility— they go well with so many different herbs, spices, and sauces. Plus, we always get a small thrill from removing them from their shells …

Cooking

How to Make Perfectly Flaky Biscuits

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: It's brunch season, which means only one thing -- it's time to perfect your</i> …

Nutella Popsicle Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 769

How to Make Homemade Mallomars

<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: Stop hoarding your Mallomars. Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provincial is showing us how to make New York's rarest cookie, whenever and wherever you</i> …

5 Tricks to Making a Really Excellent Burger

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>From cuts to fat content to seasoning, Cara is teaching you 5 simple</i> …

2-Ingredient Nutella Brownies, Bulgogi-Style Grilled Steak, Strawberry Orange Julius & a Vegetable Galette

This week we were all about the super easy, delicious desserts and summer produce. If you're in the same boat (and who isn't), we've got some recipes …

Grilling

Coffee, Banana, and Hazelnut Morning Shake Recipe

When the weather's warm, a cold blender drink makes the perfect breakfast. This quick smoothie brings it all together with sweet banana, nutty hazelnuts, and a jolt of chilled coffee.<p><b>Note:</b> When your bananas are starting to get too ripe, peel them and stash them in the freezer for this drink, and …

Pimento-Jalapeño Cheeseburgers Recipe

There's something about the way the caviar of the South (as pimento cheese is affectionately known) melts into a rich, oozy coating, its acidity and punch of pimento flavor accenting a thick and juicy grilled burger in a way that regular cheese just can't. Add some pickled jalapeño peppers in there …

Sweet Apple Chicken Sausage Pasta

Instructions<p>Cook the pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente. Reserve 1/2 up pasta water when you drain.<p>While the pasta is …

Kit Kat Cookies - Video Recipe

Meet Your Makers: Beehive Handmade

<i>We think every merchant we work with for Provisions is special -- but when we find one with a great story, we'll be featuring them here. Because we want to tell the world about our favorite makers.</i><p><i>Today: We’re talking about a set of pewter spoons (and the pair of metalsmiths behind them) that do</i> …

Alice Medrich's Guide to Freezing Baked Goods

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Alice explains proper freezing technique, so you can save that cookie dough or those extra muffins for (much) later</i>.<p>Whenever possible, I like to freeze items unbaked so I …

Chai Cake with Swiss Meringue Buttercream

<i>I wrote this post as part of the Plugrá Butter Brigade. Thanks, Plugrá, for sponsoring this post and for making my favorite butter!</i><p>Perspective.<p>In the …

Best Ever Doughnuts

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Adrienne Kane of Nosheteria gives us the best doughnuts, ever.</i><p>Growing up, my grandma had a pot that was simply known as "the doughnut pot.” Grandma used this pot to cook …

Lobster BLTs

Lobster BLTs.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 16, 2014 106<p>I.have.no.words.<p>Well. That is untrue. And untrue statement. Since when don’t I have words? I always have …

Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 779