J. Ciaccio

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20-Minute Comfort Food Dinners To Make Every Night Of November

20 minutes to dinner bliss.

Homemade Soft Pretzels Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Do Summer Right With This Strawberry Lemonade Cake

Strawberry lemonade cake stand anyone?<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Cooking spray<p>4 large eggs, at room temperature<p>1½ cups granulated sugar<p>1 cup olive oil<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>½ cup lemon juice, (about 2 lemons freshly squeezed)<p>1 tablespoon lemon zest<p>1 cup whole milk<p>2¼ cups all purpose flour<p>1 …

4 Incredibly Easy Cocktails To Make For St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day is perhaps the only legit national holiday that practically requires you to have a drink or three in order to properly celebrate it.<p>…

Excellent Irish Beers Beyond Guinness

Quick: What’s the first Irish beer you can think of? Probably, Guinness. But what about the second Irish beer? And no, “green” is not a brand of …

Where Can You Find New York’s Best Pastrami, Hot Dogs, Greek Food, and More?

Last year, the editors of Grub Street and <i>New York</i> Magazine asked ourselves what would happen if we argued out, selected, and ranked the very best …

Greek Food

5 Fabulous Batch Cocktails to Make Ahead So You Can Actually Enjoy Your Holiday Party

Get the party started even before your guests arrive.<p>If we’re going to the trouble of throwing a big holiday bash, the last thing we want to do is …

Add Pasta With Peas to Your Regular Weeknight Dinner Rotation

Pasta + peas + bacon = dinner in about 15 minutes<p>This simple pasta may be easy to make, but it’s still impressive served for friends at a dinner …

Cooking

Italian Fig Cookies

<i>Cuccidati</i><p>The nonpareils called for to decorate these cookies are tiny pellets of colored sugar, not the chocolate disks.

Dessert

Sfinci (sicilian doughnuts)

Step 1<p>Place the milk and caster sugar in a saucepan over medium heat. Cook, stirring, for 2-3 minutes or until the sugar dissolves. Remove from heat. …

Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:2 hr 50 minPrep:15 minInactive:2 hr 20 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:44 cookies<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer …

Recipes

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Making Mac & Cheese

If there was ever a food so comforting it could reach out and give you a warm hug, it's homemade macaroni and cheese. A bowl full of carbs enveloped …

How To Make Juicy, Crispy Schnitzel

<b>Pound the pork thin:</b> Working with 2 pork chops at a time, place the chops inside a gallon zip-top bag. Using the flat side of a meat mallet or …

Food

Preserving Your Vegetables In Olive Oil: Is It The New Pickling?

Peter Piper picked a peck of ... preserved peppers?<p>When it comes to preserving the bounty of summer’s vegetable harvest, most people pickle. There are so many creative ways to pickle, it’s not a bad option. But sometimes, our bodies need a break from the vinegar. And when that happens to you, we …

Recipes

How To Quick Pickle Any Vegetable — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Cool, briny pickles straight from the fridge are one of the simplest pleasures of summer. Quick pickling is also a brilliant solution for preserving …

Recipes

Lidia Bastianich: 7 Tips to Become a Great Home Chef

Teaching people to become better home cooks and to better enjoy their food with family and friends is one of my biggest passions. Much of what I do …

This Brilliant Invention Is Like a Keurig for Cocktails

Whether you're a caffeine addict or not, the Keurig is, no doubt, one of the greatest inventions of our time. The machine brings an easy, affordable, virtual barista right into your home—a foolproof way to make your own gourmet latte. But at night, when you get home from work, have you ever thought …

Seafood Pasta (Bucatini ai Frutti di Mare)

1 (2-lb.) live lobster<p>1 cup olive oil<p>1 tbsp. crushed red chile flakes<p>6 cloves garlic, chopped<p>2 carrots, sliced, plus 1⁄2 cup fresh carrot juice<p>1 bulb …

Italian Food

Noodles with Peas (Pasta e Piselli)

Combine peas, butter, bacon, onion, and 3⁄4 cup water in a 12" skillet over medium-high.<p>Cook until water has evaporated and peas are cooked, about 15 …

Lemon Granita (Granita al Limone) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Lemon Granita is hard to go past for its brightly acidic, palate-cleansing pop of flavor. Sicilian lemons are definitely ideal, but Meyer lemons would be a great substitute.<br>Granita is very easy to make at home—just a couple of ingredients, barely any cooking to do, and most of the …