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Turkish Coffee Custard

The second pastry chef ever to win the James Beard Award for Rising Star Chef, Camille Cogswell is known for melding Israeli ingredients with her own …

Modern Housewife Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

Super easy and very quick to prepare, this chocolate fudge cake is just perfect for all the modern housewives out there! Easiest ever cake! Great …

Whip Up a Batch of English Muffins (You Don't Need Rings!)

This month our Baking Club members are focused on Peter Reinhart's <i>The Bread Baker's Apprentice</i> and, as you might suspect, they are baking up <i>a lot</i> of bread. We've seen loaves of everything, from sourdough to ciabatta to anadama and more. But we've also seen quite a few batches of (less-intimidating, …

My Great Grandmother’s Cardamom-Coffee Bread, 117 Years Later

Every Christmas Eve day for as long as I can remember, I’ve climbed into the car with my mom and set off to circumnavigate the blustery horn of Cape Ann, Massachusetts, delivering gifts and greetings to loved ones in a ritual we call “the rounds.” The rounds are about tradition, seeing friends and …

How to Sew a Triangle Zipper Bag - Pyramid Pouch Sewing Tutorial

Here’s my sewing tutorial for this cute little pyramid pouch! The finished size measures 3½”.<p><b>Basic Material Requirements:</b> Scissors, rotary cutter, …

Triangle Eco Bag Sewing Project

By Sanae Ishida<p>April 2018<p><i>In</i> Sewing Happiness (Sasquatch Books, 2016), <i>author Sanae Ishida shows readers the power of a little creativity in their</i> …

Sewing

‘The Simpsons’ Featured an Apple Pie Recipe Created by LA Chef/Radio Host Evan Kleiman

The crux of Sunday night’s installment of <i>The Simpsons</i>centered on a flashback to Homer’s childhood and some old family pie recipes. A recipe for apple pie, in real life, was created by radio host Evan Kleiman, and the dough, as it turns out, was the root of the show’s most famous catchphrase.<p>In the …

Canada's Legendary Butter Tarts Have Landed in the States

As far as Canadian culinary traditions go, few iconic dishes, let alone desserts, are ever carried across the border into the U.S. But all that's …

Baking

The Best Apple Tart in Paris

2K<p>2K<p>I take a tough line at calling something “the best.” As anyone who’s tried to get the best chocolate shop, the best bakery, the best bistro, …

France

Tuscan grape bread & Italian cheeses

Yield8<p>Laura Edwards<p>Tuscan grape bread and Italian cheeses, the perfect snack or starter from Diana Henry's new book, <i>How to Eat a Peach</i>, (Mitchell …

Recipes

Elementary Wrap In Linen Quill

Our Elementary Wrap in Linen Quill is nearly as simple to make as rolling off a log. A beautiful swath of stockinette fabric with a few rib stitches …

Knitting

Everything You Need to Know About Mole Sauce

This traditional Mexican staple has a history as rich as its flavor.<p>When it comes to complexity, versatility, and richness, there are few foods that …

The Ultimate Guide to Perfectly Applying Your Skincare

Here's a scary thought: That expensive serum you splurge on every few months might not be working as well as it should simply because you're not …

9 Products You're Not Using to Calm Your Rosacea but Should

Because rosacea is annoying AF if you have it.<p>If your biggest skin complaint is rosacea, a condition caused by overactive blood vessels under the skin that dilate and trigger flushing (and sometimes bumps and pus pimples), do yourself a favor and find comfort in the following: (1) You're not alone …

The 50 Best Cookie Recipes in the World

The Best CookieWhat makes one specific recipe “the best cookie”? It is based on a couple key factors.<b>Popularity & Consistency:</b> Year after year …

Dessert

Brown Sugar Oatmeal Cookies

I love cookies.<p>I love allllllll kinds of cookies.<p>I especially love cookies I don’t know very well!<p>(Sorry. <i>About Last Night</i> reference. I was going to …

14 Unique Cookie Recipes to Get Your Bake on During Any Season

High-Protein Vanilla and Cashew Smoothie [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Pecan Sour Cream Coffee Cake Recipe

"For me, the best part about coffee cake is the crispy, crunchy, buttery crumbs. So here I significantly upped the amounts used. Bake times will vary …

fig newtons

<b>Make the dough in a stand mixer:</b> Combine butter, brown sugar, baking soda, salt, and honey in the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a paddle …

Baking

Easy Black Bean Soup Recipe

Saute onion in olive oil.<p>When onion becomes translucent, add cumin.<p>Cook 30 seconds, then add garlic and cook for another 30 to 60 seconds.<p>Add 1 can …

Recipe: Sticky Caramel-Pecan Babka Loaves

<b>Make the dough:</b> Combine the water and the yeast in the bowl of a stand mixer, and let stand until the yeast is dissolved. Add the milk, eggs, yolk, …

Anne Burrell’s Focaccia

Description<p>Crispy on the outside and tender on the inside, this homemade Italian bread is simple and impressive!<p>Ingredients<p>1 3/4 cups warm water<br>• 1 …

No-Knead Cinnamon English Muffin Bread

It’s been years and years that I’ve been making English Muffin Bread for my boys. It’s so ridiculously easy to make I can make it -and have …

Cast Iron Skillet Corn Bread

This is a great recipe and tastes better, I find, when cooked in a cast iron skillet and served hot tableside. I have also served this recipe for …

Asian Water Roux White Bread Recipe

"Secret to homemade bread that will stay soft for days! If you enjoy the silky, cotton-soft but expensive loaves from Chinese bakeries, then you will …

Grandbaby Cakes’ Cinnamon Roll Poundcake

In the breakfast food hierarchy, few things rank as highly for me as a cinnamon roll. Add a little icing and I’m in heaven. But turn it into a …

My Mom's Wonderful English Muffin Bread!

Before I type this post, I must warn you, if you come across several misspellings, it’s because I am attempting to type and eat toast with honey on …

The Day of the Dead Bread You'll Want to Make All Year Long

In Mexico, the day after Halloween is known as the Day of the Dead, a celebration of the lives of friends, family, loved ones, and even pets. And...food!<p><i>Welcome to Buen Provecho, a column by associate food editor Rick Martinez. Each month, he’ll take us on a culinary tour of Latin American food and</i> …

Pane casereccio (Homemade Bread)

I am not a baker. Never have been. I have always found stove-top cooking fun and easy but baking is a very different art. Cooking lets you stir and …