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10 Christmas Cookies You Should Try this Holiday Season!

Christmas is coming and for many, Christmas means COOKIES. Whether you participate in cookie exchange, give cookies to neighbors or just eat them yourselves, cookies make people feel festive. Pull out a plate of homemade cookies at a Christmas party or when a friend stops by for coffee and you will …

Wall Street's Brightest Minds Reveal The Most Important Charts In The World

Business Insider Here they are: the most important charts in the world.<p>A lot has changed since the last time we published this collection back in July.<p>The economic situation in Europe has deteriorated, the unemployment rate in the US has fallen below 6%, and the Fed looks poised to conclude its …

Can These Two Men Save the East Coast Oyster?

Writer Francis Lam explores the Chesapeake with the cousins behind Rappahannock Oyster Co.<p>Where the Rappahannock River feeds the Chesapeake Bay, off …

Get your pumpkin on with these sweet and savory 5-minute dips

It's just not fall without pumpkin and it's just not a party without dip. So it stands to reason that if you're having a fall party, you need some pumpkin dip! Enter two incredibly easy five-minute dips — sweet creamy pumpkin pie dip and savory pumpkin chipotle hummus — courtesy of the new cookbook …

Questions rise as oil prices drop

Oil has been on a wild ride this fall, dropping more than 20 percent from levels seen just a few months ago and pushing gasoline prices down for more than two weeks straight.<p>While Wall Street agonizes over the fallout to the energy sector, Washington is watching to see how the bear market for oil …

Whip Up From-Scratch Spicy Mexican Queso

throw a fiesta<i>Mexican Made Easy.</i><b>Queso Fresco with Jalapeno and Cilantro</b><i>Recipe from the forthcoming cookbook</i> Mexican Made Easy<i>by Marcela Valladolid</i>check out the bestselling Cook This, Not That!

Almond Joy Lovers, Try This Amaretto Joy Milkshake

As kids, my sister and I didn't rush home to eat all of our Halloween candy. I actually don't think we ate any candy at all in the 24 hours following our trick-or-treating mission. The top priority was meticulously sorting everything out on the floor into many tiny piles, in preparation for a very …

Cheesy Cauliflower Soup

Yesterday I made a cheesy version of <b>my mom’s cauliflower soup</b> because the weather outside, while still beautiful, has been just barely chilly enough …

Irish Country Bread

Andrew Zimmern discovered this "mind-blowing" bread recipe on a recent trip to Ireland.<p>Last summer I spent a week in Ireland, mostly in and around …

Creamy Butternut, Bacon and Leek Pappardelle

Creamy Butternut, Bacon and Leek Pappardelle.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 20, 2014 93<p>Somebody give me a gigantic fork.<p>Because this is my serving. Right …

How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …

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Pecan, Bourbon, and Butterscotch Bread Pudding

10 Servings<p>As if the butterscotch wasn't enough, we packed this bread pudding recipe with pecan and bourbon. Yep. Bourbon.<p>November 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Butterscotch Sauce<p>1 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup light corn syrup<p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt<p>1/2 cup heavy cream<p>…

Spiced Pumpkin Seeds Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>Spiced pumpkin seeds are a spicy snack made with pepitas and chili powder and not a lot of effort. Simple and satisfying and</i> …

30 Homemade Candy Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Candy is awesome. Homemade candy is better—here are 30 recipes we love.<p><b>Is there anything better than eating handfuls of candy</b> until you teeter on the edge of sheer bliss and belly-aching agony? We say no. There's only one way to make this time-honored pastime better, and that's indulging in …

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6 Easy Weeknight Dinners That Chefs Like to Cook

These easy weeknight dinner recipes from 6 talented chefs turn up the flavor while saving you time in the kitchen.<p><b>Pro cooks have families to feed and leftovers to reckon with, too, you know.</b> We asked the chefs from our 50 Nominees for Best New Restaurant what they make at home, for you to transform …

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.<p><b>Is there anything better than a roasted chicken?</b> It's doubtful. One of the most versatile dinner (and lunch!) staples there is, we like to roast whole chickens and use the …

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Brown Butter Spice Cake with Whipped Icing

<i>I’ve partnered with ALDI to try out their grocery stores and develop holiday recipes for you! ALDI’s has compensated me for my time and recipe</i> …

BO House / Plan B Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> 1. Rural House<p>This house is located on a nearly flat rural land and at an altitude above sea level of …

How to Properly Hang Photos On Any Type of Wall

While not all of our photographs end up being printed and framed, it helps to possess the knowledge of what it takes to properly hang them when they …

Brown Butter Apple Tart

Servings<p>How to improve on a basic apple tart recipe? Add brown butter, of course.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1 cup (2 sticks) plus 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 cup sugar<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 large egg, beaten to blend<p>2 tablespoons heavy cream<p>…

Rye's Red Chili

1 lb. boneless pork shoulder<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste<p>1⁄3 cup light brown sugar<p>2 tsp. garlic powder<p>1 tsp. ground cumin<p>2 …

Why pumpkin puree is your fall cooking must-have (plus 3 easy recipes)

Want to know the secret to the best sweet and savory pumpkin dishes? It all starts with canned pumpkin puree. Ereka Vetrini shares her tips for cooking with pumpkin puree and demonstrates three recipes from Allrecipes<i>:</i> Savory turkey chili, double-layer pumpkin cheesecake and mini pumpkin whoopie …

Use Your Slow Cooker for Spoon-Tender Beef Osso Buco With Rich Gravy

I stopped at the grocery store after a particularly exhausting string of days, with no real plan in mind except that the fridge was looking sparse. While I was wandering through the aisles grabbing necessities, I had comfort food at the top of my mind. It's really no surprise that plans for osso …

Sweet & Smokey Coca-Cola BBQ Sauce

Once upon a time, I had this recipe for pork chops that you put in a baking dish and then topped with ketchup, some spices, and some Coke. Yes, it …

Oleo-Saccharum: The Secret Ingredient in Perfect Punch

Punch is made up of water, sugar, alcohol, spice and oleo-saccharum. The last ingredient might sound like the scientific name for a pelvic bone, but …

How to Make a Crêpe Cake

<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>T</i><i>oday: What's more impressive than homemade crêpes? Twenty homemade crêpes layered with pastry cream. (It's easy, we …

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9 Gooey, Cheesy, Comforting Lasagna Recipes

From Bolognese-style to gluten-free to vegetarian, here are 9 awesome recipes for everyone's favorite Italian comfort food, lasagna<p>Garfield was onto something: Lasagna might be one of the single best foods ever. It's the ultimate comfort concoction, with its saucy layers of cheese and pasta, …