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How to Cook Octopus

<i>Once you've perfected basic techniques like frying an egg and cooking rice, it's time to move on to those things that may have initially scared you off. Every other Monday, chef Camille Becerra will go beyond the basics to help you tackle even the scariest cooking techniques.</i><p><i>Today: Never make</i> …


Crunchy Fried Chocolate Wontons Recipe

Wontons for dessert? You betcha. These crunchy chocolate filled envelopes are delicate, light as air, and dusted with sweet Chinese five spice.<p>Notes:<p>Make sure the wontons are sealed well to prevent chocolate from seeping out during frying.<br>• Keep unused wontons covered while working to keep them from …

Blueberry Cheesecake Stuffed French Toast

On the weekend of my birthday this year, we sat around my best friend’s kitchen drinking red wine. We excitedly booked my flight to New York and …

Our Best Sugar Cookie Recipes


Whipped Frosting

Just try not to lick the spoon when you make this basic frosting that pairs perfectly with our Versatile Vanilla Cake, , and Lemon Cake.

How to Assemble a Layer Cake

With the proper tools and techniques, you can master the assembly of a gorgeous layer cake. Read on for our full set of instructions.<p>Seen here: Tender Lemon Cake and Swiss Meringue Buttercream


Lemon Cake Recipes

Lemon adds a welcome brightness to lemon chiffon cake, glazed lemon pound cake, layer cake with lemon curd filling, and many more varieties of lemon cake recipes. Whether you like your lemon in the frosting, in the filling, or right in the cake itself, we have a lemon cake recipe for you.


Lemon Cake

This cheery lemon cake is perfect for festive occasions. Top it off with our Whipped Frosting that's the perfect light and fluffy complement to this moist cake.


Ian Young's Cream Cheese Frosting

Top Sweet Zucchini Cupcakes with this frosting, submitted by reader Ian Young of Oakland, California.


Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious .

Sifted: Spooky Marshmallow Pops, Droolworthy Gluten-Free Cookies + More

Throw away that trendy spiced latte and make yourself some pumpkin pie that actually tastes like pumpkin. Coconut milk is the secret ingredient to …

Sweet & Sour Chicken - Table for Two®

Preheat oven to 325 degrees and spray cooking spray on a large baking sheet and set aside.<p>Season your chicken cubes with salt and pepper then dip the …

Blue Cheese Dip Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/4 pound blue cheese1/2 cup mayonnaise1/4 cup sour creamJuice of 1/2 lemon1 tablespoon white vinegarSalt to taste<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Put the blue cheese in a bowl and mash with a fork until a paste forms. Whisk in the remaining ingredients until you have a smooth sauce. …

Summer BBQ Chicken + Chickpea Quinoa Salad

Summer BBQ Quinoa Salad.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 17, 2013 100<p>You GUYS.<p>I made quinoa again.<p>Sort of trendy. Nothing that exciting. But when all the flavors …

Spaghetti with Clams, Mussels, and Tomatoes Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> In this particular recipe, I used cherry tomatoes to add flavor, but if fresh, ripe tomatoes are unavailable or out of season, you can substitute chopped canned tomatoes, instead. I would use one (14-ounce) can of chopped tomates for a recipe this size.<p>I prefer a long pasta shape for this …

Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers With Pineapple and Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

The cure for the common skewer: brined chicken is wrapped in bacon, threaded on skewers with pineapple, grilled, and finished with a brush of teriyaki for a sweet, salty, fruity, smoky, and meaty treat.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Brine:</b>7 cups cold water1 1/2 cups soy sauce1/4 cup …

Croissant Donuts, Made at Home

<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: Embrace the trend. Hop on that bandwagon. And make croissant donuts at home. Julie from Dinner with Julie shows us how.</i><p>Yes, I made croissant …


BLT Pizza with Grilled Corn + Crumbled Feta

BLT Pizza with Grilled Corn + Crumbled Feta.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 5, 2013 64<p>No better day for pizza!<p>So. Things are happening.<p>Either I’m losing my mind or …

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 30, 2013 68<p>You know my stance on peaches.<p>I firmly believe that you really only …