Lisa Gladies

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Claire Ptak’s mango buttercream chiffon cake recipe | Baking the seasons

Alphonso mangoes bring exotic brightness to our bakes. This delicate chiffon sponge cossets their sweetness with in a luxurious mango buttercream icing and tempers all that sugar with a tart dash of lime<p>Before I moved to London, I had never thought much of mangoes. I’d tried them plenty of times …

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How to Make Authentic Shakshuka at Home

<i>Photo by Ashley Manning</i><p>Everyone loves breakfast food disguised as lunch or dinner. But fried eggs can get old fast, despite racking up insane amounts of likes on Instagram. That's why there's shakshuka--a spicy, Middle Eastern take on "throw everything in your fridge into a pan and voila."<p>It's …

I Ate The Best Carrot Cake In The Entire World

On a Friday in January, I had the great pleasure and privilege of consuming The Best Carrot Cake In The Entire World. It was a good start to 2015, to say the least.<p>The cake was inconceivably moist. It wasn't too sweet, and it was full of texture. Never have I ever.<p>Ming Lim, the general manager of …

21 Sandwiches for Your Game Day Spread

Gallery21 Sandwiches for Your Game Day Spread<p>More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>We've given you all the wings, chili, nachos, and dips your heart could desire on Super Bowl Sunday, but sometimes mere snacks just won't cut it. Perhaps you're looking for something a …

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LA Chef Ricardo Zarate Will Release His First Cookbook Later This Year

Beleaguered Los Angeles chef <b>Ricardo Zarate</b> — who was abruptly ousted from his restaurants Picca, Mo-Chica, and Paiche in October 2014 — will soon release a cookbook. According to this Amazon listing, Zarate's first book, <b>The Fire of Peru: Recipes and Stories from My Peruvian Kitchen</b>, published by …

11 Red Velvet Recipes Perfect for Valentine’s Day

An old-fashioned Southern cake, red velvet is traditionally red or reddish-brown and made with buttermilk, cocoa, vinegar, and oil, which makes for a …

13 Lasagna Recipes We Love

Gallery13 Lasagna Recipes We Love<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>It's time for some cozy, comforting food to warm the chill in our bones. And as far as comfort food goes, little does the trick quite as well as lasagna. It hits all the right notes: warm, laden with cheese, heavy on …

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17 Tacos That Dare To Be Dessert

Have you ever finished eating a taco and thought to yourself, "Man, I really wish I had a dessert taco to round this meal out"? We totally hear you.<p>The taco is such a beloved culinary treasure because it's kind of portable (see the walking taco), you can stuff just about anything inside of it and, …

23 Fruity, Nutty, Buttery, and Sweet Desserts for Chocolate-Haters

Brownie-haters of the world, unite. These non-chocolate desserts are just for you.<p><b>Life as a chocolate-hater can be tough.</b> You'll never willingly eat a molten cake, despite their presence at just about every restaurant and catered party. Plus, you have to endure a lifetime of people asking whether …

The History Of The Belgian Waffle, Which We've Apparently Been Eating All Wrong

"Would you like a little bling with that?" was the last thing I expected to hear when ordering a waffle on Centre Street in Manhattan, but it was a welcome question that resulted in a snowy deluge of powdered sugar on a piping hot Liege waffle. Here in New York, one of the city's greatest perks is …

7 Ways to Make DIY Chips for Dipping

Homemade chips are super easy to make and incredibly delicious. Here, seven excellent do-it-yourself chip recipes.<p>Homemade chips are super easy to …

11 Wing Recipes for Your Super Bowl Appetizer Spread

Truth be told, I don't know much about football. Come game day, I'm rooting for whatever team the person next to me is. But if there's one thing I …

7 Super Bowl Recipes for New England Patriots Fans

Don’t just cheer for the Patriots this Sunday—cook for them. Here, seven incredible New England recipes that will make your Super Bowl party wicked …

6 Iconic Roast Chicken Recipes

For chef Michael Symon, nothing tops the wood oven-roasted chicken at Jonathan Waxman’s Barbuto and the legendary roast chicken with bread salad at …

Cranberry Coconut Energy Bites

As a mom chasing after a very busy toddler, I find it a challenge to eat well-balanced meals and snacks all the time. When I'm running out the door or heading for an afternoon walk I want a quick snack that's balanced with protein, carbs and healthy fats. I get tired of making protein shakes and I …

Quench Your Thirst with These Juice Recipes from the New Book Juice. Blend. Taste.

Whether you’re a full-fledged juicing aficionado or a twice-a-year smoothie sampler, there’s a beverage for everyone in The Juicery founder Cindy …

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Make Giada's ultimate finger foods for your Super Bowl party

Not sure what to serve for Super Bowl Sunday? Get inspired by these delicious finger food recipes from Giada De Laurentiis. Here, the celebrity chef is sharing her favorite finger food recipes like: mini antipasto calzones, Mediterranean chili chicken wings and double chocolate espresso cookies. …

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Orange-Scented Olive Oil Cake

Trim about 1⁄2" from the tops and bottoms of oranges; quarter oranges lengthwise. Bring 6 cups water to a boil in a 4-qt. saucepan; add oranges. …

North Jersey Special: The Tale of Belmont Tavern's Chicken Savoy

Nearly every luminary with a photo on the Belmont Tavern's walls—"98 percent," resident raconteur Jimmy Cuomo will tell you—has actually eaten at the Belmont Tavern.<p>Step in off Belleville, New Jersey's busy Bloomfield Avenue, do a spin, and you'll meet them all, loosely grouped on the wood-paneled …

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pizza May Be the Best Thing You'll Ever Eat

Chocolate chip cookie dough pizza combines two of the greatest things in food: cookie dough and pizza. What are you waiting for? Make it!<p>Hey, Food Fanatics!<p>I am SO excited to be the newest member of the Food Fanatic Family! I feel like I’ve been adopted into a gigantic family full of food bloggers …

How to Make a Cheesy, Crispy, Perfect Batch of Homemade Nachos

Homemade nachos are a thing of beauty—unless they turn into a soggy mess. Here's how to make the most of any chips-and-melted-cheese situation.<p>When it comes to homemade versions of our favorite bar food, nachos are pretty easy to whip up. But there's a world of difference between …

16 hearty crockpot recipes to keep you warm

Slow down, you're not going anywhere for a while.<p>The blizzard outside has you cooped up for a lazy snow day. Whether you're stuck on shovel duty or …

13 New Landscape Design Ideas to Steal in 2015

Good garden design can change your life–and remove boundaries between indoors and out to increase living space. We’ve rounded up 13 new ideas to …

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29 Frozen Puff Pastry Recipes, Both Savory & Sweet

We've got an infinite number of frozen puff pastry ideas. Here are 29 of them.<p><b>Want to stock your kitchen with a</b> secret weapon? From last-minute hors' d'oeuvres to hearty dinners and easy desserts, frozen puff pastry is the workhorse of a busy kitchen (our favorite brand is the all-butter Dufour). …

Snowed in? Make lemony chicken, 3-ingredient pasta and 6 more easy pantry meals

In case you haven't noticed, there's this little old blizzard called Juno walloping the Northeast right now. And the last thing you should be doing is driving to the grocery store during white-out conditions.<p>If you weren't among the nervous-nelly types who cleared out the shelves before the storm …

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