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54 Memorial Day Side Dishes That Eclipse the Mains

Crunchy slaws, salads, pickles, and more sides that might outshine those juicy burgers you've got on the menu.<p>Memorial Day is around the corner, and we've got one thing on the mind: GRILLED MEAT. But in the excitement for a juicy burger or a charred-to-perfection chicken, sometimes the sides are an …

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Roasted Beets with Hazelnut Vinaigrette and Burrata

6 to 8 Servings<p>The roasted beets taste extra-luxurious with the addition of creamy burrata cheese.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Vinaigrette<p>2 tablespoons Champagne vinegar or white wine vinegar<p>1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<p>2 teaspoons minced shallot<p>1 teaspoon whole grain mustard<p>6 tablespoons hazelnut or …

Spices

Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Brown Butter and Sage

Makes 10 to 12 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 1-pound red-skinned sweet potatoes (yams), rinsed, patted dry, pierced all over with fork<p>1 12-ounce container fresh ricotta cheese, drained in sieve 2 hours<p>1 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese (about 3 ounces)<p>2 tablespoons (packed) golden brown sugar<p>2 …

Sweet Potatoes

6 of the Most Insanely Dangerous Cocktails Ever Created

Almost everything exciting or wonderful in life has a hint of danger. Cocktails are no exception.<p>Whether that danger comes from the peculiar punch of the green fairy or from an airborne arc of flaming Scotch, these exciting drinks will get your pulse and the party going.<p>More from …

Alcohol

How to Start a Fire Without Matches, in 8 Easy Steps

This is an essential skill every outdoorsman should know (and it's not a bad thing for non-outdoorsmen to know, either).<p><i>When the wilderness beckons, it's best to come prepared. While we can only hope the worst thing that'll happen to us on a weekend backpacking trip is running out of whiskey at the</i> …

Camping

Avoid These Common Mistakes to Make Bakery-Level Cheesecake at Home

A great cheesecake is the stuff dreams are made of. Make it a reality by avoiding these cheesecake common mistakes.<p>A sweet and creamy cheesecake is the stuff dreams are made of, but this classic baked good can be intimidating for home cooks. With so many things that can go wrong (cracked top! …

Dessert

Wake Up Your Burgers With Sichuan Peppercorns

This burger idea started with a variety of Tibetan <i>momo</i> I've been buying from a food truck in my neighborhood of Jackson Heights, Queens. The Himalayan dumplings are stuffed with beef that's lightly seasoned with Sichuan peppercorns, a spice that, until eating those momo, I was more likely to pair …

Food & Dining

9 Mouthwatering Sandwiches to Eat Like a Local, No Matter Where in the World You Are

To truly eat like a local no matter where you are in the world, you’ve got to try their version of stuff stuffed into other stuff—yes, we mean sandwiches.<p><b>As much as Chileans are different from Canadians,</b> and Jamaicans from Japanese, there’s one thing everyone has in common: We all love our …

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26 Unusual Proteins (That Aren't Chicken or Cow)

Americans eat more chicken than any other meat, but those birds—fried, baked, grilled—are often flavorless and boring. Our pork tastes nothing like the stuff our grandparents ate. Our beef is bland and overcooked. Offal (stuff like liver, tongue, and kidneys) disgusts us. The meat you likely enjoy …

8 Non-Dairy Alternatives You Can Drink Instead Of Almond Milk

Almond milk is America's favorite plant-based milk. It's a $738 million business, far outselling soy as a non-dairy milk alternative. But it requires 23 gallons of water to produce just a single ounce of the tiny nuts, a concern that's been raised as California, where much of the almonds in the …

Nutrition

Cook Spicy Drunken Noodles | Men's Health

In an odd love triangle, I watched this happen to my girlfriend. She fell in love with a dish called “drunken man noodles” from a local Thai restaurant. Her loyalty to this spicy, garlicky, salty dish impressed me. Despite my urgings for her to try something else, despite the sodium-induced thirst …

An Almond Cake You Can Never Have Too Much Of

<i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. Every week, we'll be sharing recipes that prove why cake should be its own food group.</i><p><i>Today: This cake recipe comes from someone who's made it "like 238,222 times." After tasting it, you'll be eager to beat her …

How to Make Sauce Out of Your Pan's Brown Bits (a.k.a Fond)

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Don't wash away them most flavorful bits in your pan. They're called fond, and they're the start of a very good pan sauce. Here's what you need to …

How to Make Perfect Bacon in Your Oven

I always make a hot breakfast for my family on the weekends. Most of the time, my husband cooks during the week but I enjoy having my time in the kitchen on Saturday and Sunday and I gotta tell you, I make some kick-ass breakfasts.<p>So, bacon.<p>I love bacon. I can't imagine a world without bacon. I …

Breakfast

Sweet and Spicy Baked Sriracha Chicken Thighs - Kalyn's Kitchen

Remove the skin from the chicken and then use a sharp knife or kitchen shears to trim the chicken, cutting away all visible fat and cutting out the …

South Beach

Our 28 Best Irish-Inspired Recipes for St. Patrick's Day

You don't have to be Irish to appreciate corned beef, cabbage, and a good, hearty stout. This collection of our favorite Irish recipes makes us wish it was St. Patrick's Day all year long.<p>While we don't need a <i>reason</i> to pile our plates with buttery potatoes, sautéed cabbage, and soda bread, St. …

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Why You Should be Eating Dips for Lunch

<i>As a defiant response to sad desk lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i> <i>This post is brought to you by Triscuit.</i><p><i>Today: Shake up your lunchtime routine with dip-able</i> …

Babka Recipes That Are Braided Full Of Deliciousness

Of all the breads that can be baked, babka is by far the prettiest. Its braided layers present what has been rolled inside, which is usually the wonderful gift of chocolate -- though sometimes cinnamon, nuts and fruit make their way in there, too. The dough used to bake babka is a version of …

Dessert

Stop Adding Oil to Your Pasta and 19 Other Things You Have Been Doing Wrong from Lidia Bastianich

<i>This piece originally appeared on Instyle.com.</i><p><i>Lidia Bastianich is an Emmy Award–winning public television host, a bestselling cookbook author,</i> …

Italian Food

20 best chocolate recipes: part 2

From Nigella Lawson’s Guinness cake to Paul A Young’s salted caramel truffles, delicious recipes chosen by Observer Food Monthly • Part 3 of this series launches on Wednesday<p>Fergus Henderson’s hot chocolate pudding<p>Here is a pudding that needs no introduction.<p>To serve 8<b><br>unsalted butter</b> 250g, diced, …

Dessert

11 Seemingly Unhealthy Foods That Aren't So Bad for You

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, the splurge-worthy foods that won't obliterate your healthy eating efforts.<p>Everyone always tells you what not to eat, but that's just no fun. Here are some formerly forbidden foods that aren't the devil incarnate (and won't mess with your healthy eating …

5 Best Cognacs for the Money

A favorite spirit among CEOs, politicians and high-profile rappers, Cognac has long carried with it associations of exclusivity and wealth -- and rightly so. Highly protected and regulated by the French government, the grape-based brandy can only legally be produced in a small region of central …

Cognac

Coconut Oil Recipes For Those New To This Versatile Ingredient

Congratulations. You took the leap. You've heard about coconut oil. You've wondered about its taste and cooking prowess. And now, you finally bought a jar. (Or maybe you did months ago, but have yet to crack it open.) Now what? Introducing a new ingredient into your kitchen, no matter how simple or …

Breakfast

The Best Nutrition Advice and Weight Loss Tips

But the truly stylish always look smart; you’ll never see a photo of Pharrell Williams wearing crocs or Victoria Beckham in a meat dress. Here at Eat …

How To Cut An Onion In 5 Easy Steps

It's something everyone should know -- yes, even you. Even if you can hardly boil yourself a pot of spaghetti, you should still know how to finely chop an onion. It'll come in handy for recipes galore -- soups, marinades and dips all benefit from the aromatic flavoring and crunch of the bulb. Today …

Onions

85 Homemade Pasta Sauce Recipes That Aren't Marinara

These non-marinara, creative pasta recipes will come in handy when you want to give red sauce a rest.<p>We'll always love marinara, but it's time we started seeing other sauces. From vibrantly green pesto to fiery chili oil, these pasta toppers are perfect for when you need a break from the red sauce.

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Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Feed A Crowd

Super Bowl Sunday is fast approaching. Have you planned your Super Bowl party menu yet? If you haven't figured out what you're going to cook for the big game, don't panic. We've got Super Bowl recipe collections that run the gamut from wings and nachos to sliders. We've also rounded up some stellar …

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Cooking

Easy dinner recipes: 12 ways to celebrate Grilled Cheese Month

Today kicks off National Grilled Cheese Month. And could it possibly get any better than grilled cheese? Many people don't think so. While it may be hard to beat the perfection that is ooey-gooey melted cheese between two crisp pieces of bread, we do have some ideas to help you take it to the next …

30 Delicious Things To Cook In April

Don't worry, I just sent nature a reminder about spring.