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How To Make The Best Bread In A Cast Iron Skillet

It doesn't get easier than this.<p>Bread baking is usually thought of as a tricky endeavor. We're not sure where this bad reputation comes from, but we're here to try to dispel it with the easiest bread recipe known to man. If you own a cast iron skillet and an oven, you've got this.<p>Our friends over …

Cast Iron Skillet

Vegan Slow Cooker for Beginners: Essentials To Get Started

• <b>Author:</b> Rockridge Press<p>Now you can whip up quick, filling vegan meals straight from your slow cooker.<p><i>Vegan Slow Cooker for Beginners</i> will take the time and frustration out of cooking vegan at home<i>. Vegan Slow Cooker for Beginners</i> offers healthy, simple vegan slow cooker recipes designed perfectly …

How to Make Black Garlic in a Rice Cooker

Umami-packed black garlic is a terrific staple to have on hand. It adds depth and delicious funkiness to any dish. But it’s not always easy to find. …

Crumble, Cobbler, Crisp, Buckle, Betty: What's The Difference?

We answer the tough questions in life.<p>If there's one thing dessert folks have trouble with, it's understanding the difference between a crumble, crisp, cobbler, buckle and brown betty. It's nothing to be ashamed of, there are a lot of similarities between these fruit-filled, butter topped dessert …

Dessert

The Only Pumpkin Hack That Matters This Halloween

Forget the jack-o-lantern this year, make a cooler instead.<p>Every year folks buy great, big, orange pumpkins to carve into scary jack-o-lanterns. After a few weeks of sitting on the porch, they rot and we throw them out. It's tradition, but that doesn't mean it's the best use of this giant gourd. …

Decorations

Cooking Off the Cuff: Twice-Baked Pastry Again: Just One More Savory Tart

The seasonal gears are changing here in New York: even though there are winter squashes in the market, we're still eating the odd tomato, and I promised I wouldn't write about them for a while. At least not ripe ones: One of the nice things Jackie and I have eaten recently was a savory tart made …

Build the best breakfast burrito with these 7 easy recipes

Breakfast burritos offer all the advantages of a hearty, warm breakfast but have the added benefit of on-the-go portability. The classic version, made with scrambled eggs, beans, cheese, salsa and sour cream, is hard to beat, but it’s just one way to bundle your breakfast. These seven ideas push …

The Salad That Makes Kidney Beans Cool

<i>Give kidney beans a chance.</i><p><i>I could really go for some kidney beans right now</i> is a thing that no one has said, ever. (I have never said it, have you? And if you have, are you sure it wasn’t part of a nightmare?)<p>Kidney beans are the picked-last kids at recess, left—awkward and standing alone—after …

Food

How To Get Lots Of Protein As A Vegan

And no, it doesn't involve eating a daily block of tofu.<p>Fully loaded vegan burritos. (Photo: James Ransom)<p>At some point or another, every vegan will be asked what he or she does for protein. It's a fact of life, as inevitable as daylight savings or taxes. It doesn't tend to be a popular question …

Design Trends That Actually Work For Your Real Life Kitchen

<i>Your dream kitchen doesn't have to break the bank.</i><p>Gorgeous photos of designer kitchens can be eye candy, but sometimes they can feel too impractical or out-of-reach for us mere mortals (you know, humans with real lives and real budgets to juggle), which is why our new book, <i>Lovable Livable Home</i>, is …

Kitchens

What to Do When Your Dinner Guests Have Dietary Restrictions

<i>What do you serve guests who don't eat meat, fish, or gluten? Risotto!</i><p>When it comes to the sticky question of dietary restrictions, <b>I firmly take the view that if the guests gathered around my table are happy, I’m happy</b>—and therein lies the makings of a good dinner party.<p>So, as I plan what to cook, …

Food

The best pancake recipes: 12 easy ways to celebrate Pancake Day

A hot stack of pancakes, drizzled with maple syrup, is the quintessential American breakfast, but it’s time to give this morning meal a makeover. For Shrove Tuesday, aka Pancake Day, why not jazz up the old classic with something new?<p>Whether you enjoy pancakes for a breakfast, lunch or dinner …

Chicken Pot Pie, Skinny-fied

Chicken pot pie is considered one of the ultimate comfort foods! It's a savory pie filled with a luxurious chicken stew. And, it's usually very fattening, but not this skinny one. You can enjoy every bite, guilt-free! <b>Each serving has only 266 calories, 6 grams of fat and 7 Weight Watchers POINTS</b> …

Teaching the Power of Visual Storytelling - An interview with Reza | LensCulture

Sitting in the foyer of Webistan, you are surrounded by history. Meter-long <i>National Geographic</i> covers hang next to old exhibition catalogues and vibrant posters document events long since past.<p>The occasion for much of this history is one man—Reza. An award-winning photographer, a globally …

Gender

The Mason Jar, Reborn

How a container once integral to farming culture came to be the hipster vessel of choice: an Object Lesson<p>In the mid-1970s, my parents fled the New Jersey suburbs to build a house in rural New Hampshire, where my mother tended a large vegetable and herb garden. The growing season in New Hampshire …

Kitchen Reveal

Today seemed like a good day to reveal our kitchen remodel, so here it is. Get ready for a seemingly never-ending post filled with photos of marble, …

9 Tips You Should Really Do When You Want To Lose Weight Fast

Weight loss is a touchy subject for most people. Speaking as a person who’s had to deal with weight issues, I can tell you right now that it’s both a …

12 Things the Internet Taught Us to Make With Avocados (There's Pasta! And Pie!)

You know about avocado toast, but avocado...pie?<p>Our love for avocados knows no bounds. We pile it on toast. We sneak it into smoothies. We blend it with sour cream because we're crazy like that. But, as with so many other areas of life, it turns out the Internet (and YouTube in particular) had much …

Food

How to Grill Corn the Right Way

You deserve only the best, so throw your corn on the grill.<p>Corn is a summer staple because it's the best there is. But you know what makes corn better than the best? Throwing it on a grill and getting some char on those kernels. The technique is easy, convenient, and loads it up with smoky depth …

Cooking

The Easy Weeknight Recipes Our Top 50 Chefs Actually Make at Home

We asked five chefs plucked from our 50 Best New Restaurants of the year to share the simple recipes they actually make at home.<p>We asked five chefs—all plucked from our 50 Best New Restaurant nominees—to share the simple but stellar recipes they actually make at home. In the mix: the easiest energy …

Cooking

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2015: the best entries so far

Wildlife

24 Great Ginger Recipes for Drinks, Soups, Sauces, and Sweets

Spice up your meals with the bright flavor of fresh ginger.

How the Bon Appétit Test Kitchen Does a Pantry Purge

As we move to a new office, the Bon Appétit test kitchen is purging and organizing their workspace. Use some of their rules in your own kitchen.<p>Later this month, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> crew is moving from Times Square to our shiny, brand-new offices in One World Trade. Everyone is frantically clearing our …

Kitchens

Hitting The Gym With Smart Apparel Startup Athos

If you’re looking for exercises and workout routines, there are plenty of apps that can help (in fact, Fitbit just acquired one of them). But what about making sure that you’re exercising properly? How do you know you’re not working the wrong part of the body, favoring one side over the other, or …

All-Butter Pie Dough

Makes enough for two 9–10" single crust pies or 8 hand pies Servings<p>To make this savory master pie dough without a food processor, use your fingers or a pastry cutter to work the butter into the flour.<p>February 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) …

Baking

Day Vegan Kickstart India Program!

PCRM 21-Day Vegan Kickstart India Program!<p>Tens of thousands of people in India and around the world have already started to Kickstart their health by …

Five Ways to Take Crudités Beyond Boring

There's one at every party. A wan, overlooked pile of carrots and celery spread around a dip that's filled with tortilla chip shards and wing sauce …

9 Vegan Food Hacks That Are The Height Of Inventiveness

Vegans are smart. Their inventiveness knows no bounds. With a little brainpower and without using animal products, these herbivores have found a way to enjoy the same foods as everyone else. They aren't excluded from indulging in the delicious; they have their cake and eat it too, they just make …

21 Creative Ways to Cook With Whole Grains

From barley to farro to brown rice, we love these creative ways to cook whole grains.<p><b>Whole grains are good for you</b> and taste great—these creative recipes for soup, salad, and more are proof. From brown rice to freekeh and millet, we've got 21 tasty options for breakfast, dinner, and everything in …

Cooking

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …