Isabel Mujica

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I Bring This Salsa to Every Party, Then Eat It Alone in a Corner

It's 157% better than the jarred stuff, and it's always a party sensation—when I share.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the homemade salsa recipe that BA.com senior editor Alex Beggs couldn’t live …

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7 Easy Skirt Patterns

Dress them up, dress them down. Any way you like to wear them, a skirt is a classic piece clothing you must have in your wardrobe. They are so …

16 3D Christmas Tree Desserts to Make

Gingerbread houses better bring their A-frame game this year, because these 16 multidimensional Christmas tree desserts just may chop them down from their holiday crafting throne. From cookies to cakes, there’s definitely a creation (or three) here to satisfy your sweet tooth. And while this may …

Around the World in Hot Sauce: An Illustrated Tour of 18 Varieties

If there's one constant in global cuisine, it's that people all over the world like spicy food. And food cultures across the world have come up with countless ways to dry, crush, smoke, pickle, brine, and confit chilies into condiments, developing hot sauces that give dishes extra dimension and …

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12 Christmas Cupcakes Ideas You Need To Try This Holiday Season

It's Chriiiistmaaaaas!<p>Well, nearly. While everyone is probably already sick of festive telly adverts and Mariah Carey, there's one way to fall back …

Sweet Tree-eats: 10 Yule Log Recipes to Make This Christmas

Put those cake roll skills to use with this collection of 10 yule log recipes. A classic French dessert served at Christmas, your <i>bouche</i> (mouth) will be thrilled to enjoy each and every bite of these Bûche de Noël. If you’re new to the yule, here’s the usual rundown: cake and buttercream are swirled …

How to Make Pate Brisee

• 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 sticks (1 cup) unsalted butter, cold, cut into small pieces<br>• 1/4 cup ice water, plus more if needed<br>• Food processor<br>• Rolling pin<br>• Glass pie plate or metal pie tins

Hollywood Make-Up Artist Transforms Into Pop Culture Characters

When make-up artist Kandee Johnson isn't working on the prettiest faces in Hollywood, she's replicating them. Just check out her Facebook page and you'll be surprised to see all of the famous people she's transformed into which include Elsa from the hit Disney movie <i>Frozen</i> to iconic movie star …

20 DIY Lace Projects

We say lace, and you think…? SO HIP, SO COOL, SO AMAZE. Okay, maybe not, but after seeing what ladies around the Interwebs are doing with that antique-looking fabric — from revamping a plain denim shirt and decorating pumpkins to designing bridal veils and creating super stylish bookends — that …

Tutorial: Remake a t-shirt into a tie-front bolero

Tutorial: Remake a t-shirt into a tie-front bolero<p>Anne from WobiSobi shares a tutorial showing how you can make a tie-front bolero out of a plain …

Tutorial: DIY lace kaftan

Tutorial: DIY lace kaftan<p>Anna from Plan B shows how you can make a gorgeous lace kaftan. It would make a beautiful swim cover-up or loungewear. This …

Actually, This Is How You Spice Pumpkin

From spicy curry to quesadillas, these international dishes feature pumpkin—without the pumpkin spice.<p>This time of year, it seems we can't escape the <del>wrath</del> reach of "pumpkin spice" (that's, generally speaking, a heady mix of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, allspice, and/or cloves) wafting …

Recipes

Apple- and Pear-Stuffed Brioche

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: A cozy fruit-packed, streusel-topped loaf to get you out of bed on chilly fall mornings</i>.<p>I am a big fan of hosting brunch at …

5 Addictively Delicious Roasted Vegetables

<b>Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Honey Butter</b><p>High heat roasting is my favorite way to cook broccoli. It's quick, easy and the broccoli emerges from the oven caramelized and full of flavor. Here, the florets are tossed in a sweet, spicy and smoky chipotle honey butter before roasting. It's as …

13 Ways to Jazz Up Popcorn, from Bacon Fat to Bottarga

13 ways to turn your popcorn from drab to fab, from bacon fat to brown butter.<p>Just as a hotdog is the quintessential snack for watching baseball, popcorn is the ideal snack for watching movies—not to mention awards shows honoring said movies. Yup, it's Oscars time again, and you have to figure out …

How to Make Proper Scottish Shortbread at Home

<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: You may be used to the Scottish shortbread from the red box, but</i> <i>Kathryn from London Bakes can help you to make your own proper tea time cookies</i> …

Our 13 Best Chocolate Cake Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

You'll never want to use boxed cake mix again<p>A good chocolate cake is a must-have in your repertoire, whether you're making it for a special occasion …

Dessert

Togarashi Popcorn

6 to 8 Servings<p>Look for shichimi togarashi, a Japanese seasoning mix, at Japanese markets and savoryspiceshop.com.<p>October 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter<p>3 garlic cloves, minced<p>1/3 cup popcorn kernels<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil<p>1 teaspoon shichimi …

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30 Dye-It-Yourself Projects

If you’re feeling stifled by inadequate palettes at stores, then head to the craft store or your kitchen for your preferred dyeing ingredients. With options aplenty, you can make solids or tie-dye, or experiment with ombre to dress your home and you. The possibilities are endless — as are the …

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The 7 Most Common Ways to Screw Up Your Chocolate Chip Cookies

It might seem impossible to mess up chocolate chip cookies, but people do. Here are the 7 mistakes you should avoid when baking them.<p>Chocolate chip cookies might be the first thing you ever baked—scoops from a tub of cookie dough, dropped straight onto your baking sheet. Though those drop-and-bake …

The only salad dressing recipe you'll ever need

This summer, do your farm-fresh greens a favor: Ditch the bottled dressing. Making your own salad dressing is easy and cheap—and you can create endless variations if you follow some simple rules and the foolproof recipe below.<p>First, it helps to know the basics. If you're making a vinaigrette—just …

Food

Classic, Gooey Cinnamon Rolls

<i>Nick Malgieri</i><p>Nick Malgieri, the director of baking and pastry programs at The Institute of Culinary Education in New York City, created this recipe exclusively for Epicurious. The enriched yeast dough is a snap to make and even easier to shape into decadent, delicious cinnamon rolls. Best of all, …

Happy Pi Day! Mix in a little St. Patrick's Day fun into your celebration

Pi Day, celebrated on March 14 — as in 3.14, get it? — has been commandeered in recent years by baking enthusiasts, who see the nerdy math holiday as the perfect opportunity to make a pie. This year, it falls on the Friday leading into St. Patrick’s Day weekend, adding up to the perfect chance to …

Raspberry Pi

Devils Food Cake Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 734

Panna cotta - the ultimate creamy pudding! Did you know that it's also really easy to make? It takes just 5 minutes - here's how: http://thekitc.hn/1boxcu3

Maialino's Olive Oil Cake

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The effortlessly sexy dessert you can stir together from your pantry (+ the olive oil cake that will ruin you for all others).</i><p>Does anyone really want a fancy, …

26 Ways To Cook Dinner For Your Favorite Vegetarian

Roses are red, violets are blue, your vegetarian partner doesn't eat meat, and tonight, neither do you!

OnOne Offers Perfect Effects 8 for Free Until Jan. 28th ($99 Value)

OnOne Software is certainly not a new name to the retouching world. Building software since 2005, OnOne has brought us a long line of Photoshop …

Fudgy Black Bean Brownies

Black bean brownies may sound extremely unappealing, but I can assure you they are phenomenal. You will not notice the black beans in these, I promise.<p>I put this to the test on my mother-in-law. Now, she usually turns her nose up at my healthy meals and any attempts to make things healthier, lower …