Lynn Johnson

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One-Pot Wonders: Lemon Chicken and Rice With Kale

When trying to gauge how this recipe would be received, I found that the immediate response to, "What do you think of chicken and rice with kale" was, "Oh that sounds great." When I clarified that the kale would be mixed with the rice, the unanimous response was, "Oh. Hmm," coupled with a dubious …

25 Cheesy Dips That Will Make You Swoon

Nothing is more alluring than a bowl of silky, molten cheese. Just sitting amongst a pile of chips, waiting to be devoured.

This makes it a great gift for all the people in your life who just need a little "Hello! I like you!" present this time of year, and granola is way more fun than a Starbucks card. RECIPE - Cherry Pistachio Granola Clusters: http://thekitc.hn/IJvKWg

From-Scratch Holiday Gift Idea: 2 Salty Sweet Candies + Ingredients to Make More

<i>How to give the most memorable holiday food gifts this year? Double down on good food and useful, beautiful products to go with them.</i><p><i>First up: 2 treats for the salty sweets fiend -- plus the ingredients to keep making more.</i><p>The challenge, thrown down by Food52er AntoniaJames: Pair Food52 recipes …

Sauced: Dulce de Leche

Figuring out what to do with the leftovers from developing all of these recipes is a constant issue. My wife and I do our best to make use of everything I make, but let's face it, sometimes you're not going to find enough uses for five gravies before they turn. Coming off a labor-intensive wave of …

Gifts from the Kitchen: 22 Edible Holiday Presents You Can Make at Home

From spicy mustard to chocolate bark, make your holiday gifts for family and friends right in your own kitchen<p>If the thought of going to a crowded mall and picking out the perfect present for everyone on your list is stressing you out, just don't do it. Make your friends and family thoughtful gifts …

Dessert

Homemade vanilla extract takes just two ingredients — vanilla beans and alcohol — and you can be as straightforward or creative as you like. Learn how to make your own vanilla extract: http://thekitc.hn/IE9SKT

Making the Shrimp Christmas Tree from Bon Appétit 1974

In December 1974, Bon Appétit tweaked an American classic with a "Spanish" touch, emphasis on the quotation marks.<p></head><i>Like many of the finer things in life,</i> Bon Appétit <i>only gets better with age. In Cooking from the Archives, we revisit recipes from the magazine's past.</i><p>Albert Einstein described …

Sifted: Boozy Caramel Sauce, Eggnog Oatmeal + More Holiday Goodies

Get Cooking Channel's take on the best in food news, recipes and more from around the web, including holiday gift ideas and homemade hot …

TIME Picks the Top 10 Photos of 2013

John Tlumacki. Boston, Mass., USA. April 15, 2013. The first Boston Marathon bomb exploded about two hours and forty m<p>... VIEW MORE<p>John …

How to Make Gravy Without a Recipe

<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: Gravy is spectacularly easy, and -- spoiler alert! -- even make-ahead friendly. Here's how to make it happen.</i><p>…

The Food Lab: Sautéed Green Beans With Mushrooms and Caramelized Cipollini Onions

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>I …

Innocent Temptation: Apple Cream Pie

"The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it... " -- Oscar Wilde<p>When it comes to innocent temptations, I have a long list. For TV shows, I love <i>Homeland, The Killing</i>, and <i>Mad Men</i>, but I also love <i>Once Upon A Time, So You Think You Can Dance</i>, and <i>Spartacus</i>. My taste in movies ranges from …

13 Seasonal Sweet Potato Recipes to Eat All Day Long

Asking you to choose between potatoes and sweet potatoes would be like asking you to choose between chocolate and vanilla ice cream, mozzarella and ricotta cheese, or pumpkin and pecan pie. There's no right answer and luckily, it's not a decision you have to make.<p>But if we did, hypothetically …

Boozy Cures for the Common Cold

Steel yourself against cold and flu season with boozy, steaming-hot drinks that double, however arguably, as preventive medicine<p>Feel a cold coming on? Make yourself a drink. When made with flu-fighting ingredients like honey, ginger, herbal tea, and chiles, cocktails can help you beat your winter …

The Only Banana Recipes You'll Ever Need

<i>Lauren Salkeld, photo by Lara Ferroni</i><p>There are so many reasons for banana bread's popularity. As a quick bread, it's not only easy to make, but fast. Banana bread is also one of the best possible uses for browning bananas -- you can even freeze your fruit and bake the bread later. There's also the …

Baking

Thanksgiving Stuffing Cake in a Bundt Pan | Food Network

Browned Brussels With Maple Butter From 'Choosing Sides'

Brussels sprouts are a given on my Thanksgiving table, but I don't always give them much thought. Olive oil, salt, and a hot oven are my only requirements. While this method does produce pleasantly caramelized sprouts, it doesn't add much excitement to the table. This year, I'll take a cue from <b>Tara</b> …

Pumpkin

Yep, it's even better than homemade pumpkin purée.<p>By Julia Black<p>We know it’s that gooey, toasted marshmallow topping that got you in the door, but you’ll...<p>By Claire Saffitz<p>Pumpkin spiced beers aren't usually too sweet—but we found one that's...<p>By Emily Schultz<p>The taste test that sent people …

Thanksgiving Pie Countdown: Caramel Apple Pie

Today's pie combines two of my favorite flavors: caramel and apple. And yes, it requires making homemade caramel, but we have a handy guide on how to make it at home that includes step-by-step instructions with photos.<p>Once the caramel is cooled, you toss it with the apples—try Northern Spy apples …

14 Sweet Potato Recipes for Thanksgiving That Are Just Sweet Enough

Forget the turkey—the centerpiece of my childhood Thanksgivings was always the sweet potato casserole made by a family friend. It was light, fluffy, and just sweet enough, with nary a mini marshmallow in sight. (In fact, it took me years to discover that marshmallows were a typical ingredient in …

19 Cranberry Sauce Recipes For Thanksgiving

No shame in loving the canned stuff, but why not serve a homemade version, as well? Notice I said "as well," not "instead." Wouldn't want to start a war.

Bread Baking: Pumpkin Sweet Swirl Buns

Who says pumpkin's just for dessert? These sweet buns laced with a hazelnut-graham cracker swirl are perfect breakfast treat. The sugary drizzle is optional but pretty.<p>The great thing about this recipe is that you do most of the work the night before, then refrigerate the formed rolls and bake them …

Best Software for Making a Book of Family Recipes?

<b>Q:</b> My mother wants to put together all the recipes she's gathered over the years into a nice cookbook that she can pass on to the family. I know …

Cookbooks

The Masters of Nature Photography book – in pictures

Wild horses of the Netherlands, red-crowned cranes dancing in the snow, the plight of a tortured chimpanzee and a polar panorama feature in the collection of wildlife images in the book published by the Natural History Museum<p>• Masters of Nature Photography by Rosamund Kidmane Cox - Guardian Bookshop

How To Microwave Mug Cakes That Actually Taste Good

Attention, dorm-bound people. Here are some important tips and recipes from the author of a new mug cake cookbook.<p>Microwave mug cakes are not as good as real cakes. But they are awesome in a different way: You can make them fast enough to satisfy an emergency homemade treat craving without an oven, …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How to Make a Frittata

There's no easier meal than a frittata -- for breakfast, brunch, or dinner. Basically an open-faced omelet, it can include just 1 or 2 extra ingredients, or it can be a veritable cornucopia. The only required ingredients are eggs - everything else is your choice.<p>Although the last stage of cooking …

Breakfast