Karen Cruz

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10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

Seafood

Darkest Chocolate Cake with Red Wine Glaze

10 Servings<p>“The great thing about this cake? It's not fussy. You can just pour the glaze over and it sets. Done.” —Rick Mast<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for pan<p>⅓ cup all-purpose flour, plus more for pan<p>8 oz. bittersweet chocolate (at …

Dessert

How to Make Our Very Favorite Restaurant Burger at Home

Diner in Williamsburg is making one of Brooklyn's best burgers....and its not even on the menu.<p><i>Welcome to Out of the Kitchen, our ongoing exploration of the people and relationships that built and sustain Andrew Tarlow’s Brooklyn restaurant mini-empire.</i><p>At Diner, the <b>Andrew Tarlow</b> restaurant that …

BBQ

Watch Recipes from the BA Test Kitchen | How to Make Ice Pops | Bon Appétit Video | CNE

How to Make Ice Pops<p>BA editor Allie Lewis Clapp and Fany Gerson, author of the definitive ice pop “cookbook,” Paletas, show how to make your own ice pops, going heavy on the fresh seasonal fruit, light on the sweetener, and adding a touch of salt to heighten the whole thing.<p>Released on …

Recipes

Nutella Rice Krispies Squares - with yoyomax12

How to Make Strawberry Sorbet Without an Ice Cream Maker

<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 shows us how easy it is to make sorbet at home -- no fancy equipment required.</i><p>Sensational Strawberry Sorbet is child’s play. It takes fewer minutes (not counting …

Beet and Quinoa Salad with Maple-Balsamic Reduction

I’m not sure when beet season is, but recently I was able to find three different types of beets in the local grocery stores: “regular” red beets, …

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake is one of those desserts that often looks better than it tastes. The pineapple topping can be too sweet and the cake …

Multivitamins Aren't as Good as You Think: Eat These Real Foods Instead

Before you head to the store, take heed! You don't need to stock your medicine cabinet with expensive vitamins and supplements to experience optimum …

Nutrition

How to Make Chocolate Babka at Home

<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: Call it bread or call it dessert -- this babka will bring you nothing but good things.</i><p>I first made babka a couple of years …

Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate

Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.<p>For instance, researchers have found that mindfulness can reprogram the brain to be more rational and less emotional. …