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How to Host the Perfect Holiday Dessert Table

The end of the year means that bakers all over the world fire up ovens and pull out baking utensils to celebrate the culmination of another …

Dessert

Lofthouse-Style Frosted Sugar Cookies Recipe

These homemade Lofthouse-style cookies are so light and cake-like, it's not even fair to call them cookies. They're as puffy, soft, and sweet as a vanilla cupcake, with creamy frosting and rainbow sprinkles, too. Take care when scooping the soft batter, or else you'll wind up with cookies shaped …

Dessert

Warm up with a bowl of potato green chile soup

Tender potatoes are puréed with heavy cream to form the base for this rich and filling soup, with roasted diced chiles folded in for a little heat. The recipe comes from La Casa Sena in Santa Fe, N.M., and the flavor only improves with time.<p><b>LA CASA SENA'S POTATO GREEN CHILE SOUP</b><p>Total time: 1 hour, …

19 Gruesome Halloween Food Recipes That Will Freak Out Your Friends

You’ve sent out the haunted house invites and combed through Pinterest and YouTube for the most ghoulish makeup. Your corpse bride costume is at the ready and you’ve got a boozy halloween cocktail bar planned that will be utterly Insta-worthy. All you need now to really *freak* out your friends is …

Decorations

20 Soup Recipes To Save You From The Cold This Winter

It's undeniable: Winter is coming. Be prepared to snuggle up with warm soup.<p>These cozy, comforting dishes might just make you forget about the blistering winds and storms.

Cooking

15+ One-Pan Chicken and Potato Recipes

Chicken and potatoes: there's hardly a better combination for dinner. These particular recipes take things a step further: they're all one-pan dinners, meaning you can spend less time prepping and cleaning and more time on the stuff you really love to do. (Cough: Netflix.)

Cooking

Sangria Recipes

This delicious cocktail combines the best of summer by infusing wine, summer fruits and soda water. Not only is it one of the most refreshing ways to …

Food for thought: Calgary chef helps kids grow garden then cook with spoils

If you ask an average city kid about where the potatoes for their french fries come from, the most likely answer is going to be “the grocery store.” …

Quick and Easy Recipes For Beginners

Adios, Seamless!<p>Not the next Gordon Ramsay? Have no fear. Rather than resort to takeout, why not save money and put your kitchen to use by whipping up an epic home-cooked meal? From quick dinners to potluck dishes to mouth-watering desserts, we’ve got you covered. Check out this mega list of …

Recipe: S'mores Ice Cream Cake

S'mores Ice Cream Cake<p>Serves 10<p><i>For the graham cracker crust:</i> <br>4 cups graham cracker crumbs <br>1/2 cup sugar <br>10 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted<p><i>For the</i> …

Meatless Monday: Anna Thomas' Revolutionary Idea -- "Vegan, Vegetarian, Omnivore"

April 18, 1775 began what was to become the American Revolution. More than 230 years later, Anna Thomas may be the voice of a social revolution with her new book, "Vegan, Vegetarian Omnivore." At its heart -- and at Thomas' heart -- is the belief that gathering together for a shared meal "is the …

Channa Masala Recipe

As one of the most popular dishes in the world, both in and out of India and Pakistan, <i>channa masala</i> (or <i>chana masala</i>, <i>chole masala</i>, or <i>chholay</i>, depending on where you're from)—chickpeas cooked in a spicy and tangy tomato-based sauce—is the kind of dish that stirs passions in the recipe-writing …

Try this original recipe from the 18th century, but be careful – readers of the Yorkshire Evening Post were warned in 1896 that this new toffee apple craze among the young was dangerous<p>I have the best memory of eating this simple pudding on a rather chilly day in May in an old Cumbrian longhouse …

Baking

Pot roast, just like Grandma used to make (but a little fancier)

MINNEAPOLIS — Pot roast was one of the first dishes chef Gavin Kaysen learned to cook, if you can call it cooking. The recipe he used as a teenager …

#Recipe : Chickpea Tikka Masala

Recipes<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil<br>1 large onion, peeled and diced<br>4 garlic cloves, peeled and finely minced<br>1 tablespoon Garam …

You'll Want to Steal The Pioneer Woman's Clever Hack For Chopping Hard-Boiled Eggs

The Pioneer Woman is full of cooking tips, but this one might be her best yet. The Food Network chef shared her favorite trick for chopping up leftover Easter eggs, and we can't believe we've never thought of it before: a cooling rack! You just place a mixing bowl underneath the rack and gently …

VIDEO: Knife Skills, Three Ways

<i>If there’s one thing that will make your time in the kitchen effortless, efficient and enjoyable, it’s tackling basic knife skills. Below you’ll find</i> …

Homemade Falafel Recipe on Food52

• 4 cups cooked chickpeas, mashed<br>• 1/2 cup olive oil<br>• 5 cloves garlic<br>• 1-inch gingerroot, minced<br>• 1 teaspoon rosemary<br>• 1 teaspoon chives<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons thyme<br>• 3 pieces of brown bread<br>• 1/2 teaspoon turmeric<br>• 1/4 teaspoon red chili powder<br>• 1/2 teaspoon cumin<br>• salt to taste<p>Finely chop the ginger and garlic and place in …

Bucatini Pasta with Pork Ragu Recipe on Food52

Cooking

Laurie Colwin's Creamed Spinach Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Laurie Colwin altered her version or creamed spinach a bit from one served to her in Dallas during a literary festival by a cook named Betty Josey. "It was so good it made me want to sit up and beg like a dog," Colwin wrote. If you don't have one thing, you can make do—you don't want …

Recipes

Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe on Food52

• 4 cups cream<br>• 1 pound fettuccine (I use dried)<br>• 1 3/4 cups grated Parmesan cheese<br>• 2 tablespoons butter<br>• Black pepper, to taste<br>• Parsley for serving (optional)<p>Bring cream to a scant boil in a high-sided skillet or pot. Turn town to a simmer, and reduce by about half.<br>• Cook pasta to al dente in a large pot of …

Recipes

Make a Better Egg McMuffin-Like Sandwich with a Mason Jar Lid

Instead of heading to McDonald’s, make a better version of the Egg McMuffin at home. A mason jar lid will help you perfect the cooked egg for this …

This 2-Ingredient Banana Pancake Recipe Is The Healthy Answer

Healthy and easy.<p>Two-ingredient recipes are a godsend for busy schedules. They can usually be made up with items already stocked in our kitchen. They are easy to make, and even easier to clean up after. And sometimes -- if we're lucky -- they happen to help us start our day off with a healthy …

This moreish Indian snack is packed with spice, but should the pastry be chewy and robust or crisp and flaky? And which folding technique is best?<p>Samosas have been the victims of a grave injustice. Those deflated triangles of cardboard pastry sold in supermarket Indian snack selections bear as much …

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How to whip up a four-course meal using one-pot cooking

On a recent rainy night at the Uncorked Kitchen in Centennial, a group of people gathered for a class in one-pot cooking, a perennial favorite on …

This Brilliant Kitchen Hack Makes Cleaning Your Stove Easier Than Ever

<i>By Phil Mutz, writer at LittleThings.com</i><p>As someone who spends a lot of time in the kitchen cooking, I don't necessarily want to spend <i>all</i> of my time there cleaning up afterward.<p>As a result, I'm always looking for new, easy ways to keep my kitchen clean without having to put in hours of work -- and …