Lisa Brown

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Our Readers Shared Their Dinner Party Disasters—Here are the Best of the Worst

Bon Appétit staffers aren't the only ones who've had disaster dinner parties—here are our readers' biggest "whoops" moments.<p>Earlier this week, we told you about our dinner party disasters. From running out of wine (total rookie mistake) to serving butter to a lactose-intolerant guest, we've had our …

Cooking

How to Make Homemade Dog Biscuits

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Our test kitchen assistant Erin McDowell shows us how to make dog treats -- from scratch.</i><p>The first time I cooked for my dog was, not surprisingly, …

How to Clean a Spice Grinder (or Coffee Grinder)

<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: Spice up your life -- but first, start with a clean grinder.</i><p>Where economy and luxury meet, the home cook is happy. Grinding whole spices is such a …

How to Make Fresh Pasta from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With a little assistance from Sarah Coates of The Sugar Hit, making fresh pasta doesn't have to be im-pasta-ble after all.</i><p>Making fresh pasta is …

The Humpback whales

7 Quick Dinners To Make This Week

AKA delicious things to look forward to after a long day.

Tips: Potted Vegetable and Herb Gardens

Dearborn Market in Holmdel offers tips for summer gardening.<p>Who knew you could have a garden in pots?<p>Geri Van Wezel-Bolen in the Dearborn Market …

How Much to Plant Per Person in the Vegetable Garden

How much of each vegetable should you plant to feed a family of 4 for the growing season and beyond? The answer to that will depend on a number of …

Gardening

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide To Starting Vegetable Gardens

An interest in starting vegetable gardens has skyrocketed in recent years. Starting a vegetable garden is possible for anyone, even if you don’t have …

Gardening

Homes and gardens spring special: salad days

I am quietly confident that everyone can grow great salads. There's a risk your radishes may go woody; the lettuce could taste bitter or, worse, a slug may dine first; but if you fail at pea shoots and rocket, I suggest someone takes your pulse. With a bit of space in pots or beds, and a few …

How to Make Any Marinade In 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Make everything you grill on the Fourth more delicious with our VP of Technology Karl Rosaen's handy</i> …

Sticky Asian Chicken Wings • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>Eating wings is an 8-finger affair (my pointed-up pinkies tend to stay clean as they are too short to get in the way), especially if you …

Anthony Bourdain Opening Street Food Hall in New York City

Anthony Bourdain and his business partner Stephen Werthen are planning an enormous street food emporium that will serve diverse snacks from all over …

Hee haw: 'laughing animals' - in pictures

Look it can't ALL be about the NSA and teacher strikes ... Here are some important animal pictures to add to the mix

Elke Vogelsang's dog portraiture

2013: review of the year in pictures - Telegraph

Arctic uproar - 2013: review of the year in pictures

Are Shooter's Sandwiches Really Worth a Damn?

It's time for another round of The Food Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook or follow it on Twitter for play-by-plays on future kitchen tests and recipe experiments.<p>More<p>…