Margaret Samuel

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Holiday Peppermint Pattie Cupcakes - Sweet and Savory Meals

Shares 14<p>Peppermint Pattie Cupcakes are made with rich chocolate cupcakes, topped with peppermint buttercream, chocolate ganache and peppermint …

Weekend Recipe: Rum Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

Photo: Courtesy of Cook's Country<p>Crunchy gingersnap cookies sprinkled over the finished pie and a healthy glug of rum turned this pie from Cook's …

Michelle Obama Photographed by Annie Leibovitz in the White House

Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie Bars

583<p>775<p>2<p>Shares 1K<p>I love cookies. If there is a selection of cookies on a dessert menu, I always will order it. I’ve been to cookie shops from Beirut …

Dessert

This is the ultimate fried chicken recipe that has inspired top chefs

Keys to making America's Test Kitchen's (ATK) Ultimate Crispy Fried Chicken<p><b>Equipment: An 8-quart cast-iron Dutch oven and an instant read …

Texas

Midnight brownies

You bought extra Halloween chocolate, right? Because you'll need them for these decadent brownies.<p>These brownies probably got their name because …

Dessert

7 ways you're ruining your nonstick pans — and how to save them

There’s one surefire way to diner-perfect over-easy eggs or restaurant-quality crispy skin salmon fillets, and that’s relying on the slick surface of a nonstick pan. Gone are the days when Teflon (the brand name for a certain type of coating) was the only option and now you'll find a wide variety …

17 Ingenious Thanksgiving Cooking Tips From Your Favorite Food Stars

No Thanksgiving kitchen disasters are in your future if you're copying tips from the pros. Start preparing for the most important food holiday of the year by learning how to prep a turkey like Tyler Florence, adding a secret ingredient to your pecan pie like Ina Garten, and making the best use of …

19 Funfetti Desserts That Are Better Than Cake

So much fun(fetti)!

Dessert

They Don’t Call These Billion Dollar Biscuits For Nothing…

Buttery Billion Dollar Biscuits<p>Save<p>There’s no messing around when it comes to making biscuits. Now, we’re fine with using some form of bisquick …

Craving Cheesecake? Make a Healthier Version Using Avocados

Your tastebuds won't even be able to tell the difference.<p>Your midnight cheesecake cravings don’t have to cost you 500 calories calories a pop. The next time you find yourself dreaming of the melt-in-your-mouth dessert, make sure you have a couple avocados on hand.<p>Not only is avocado cheesecake a …

Chocolate Chip Cookies to Write Home About | shopswell

I bought the Bouchon Bakery Cook Book a few weeks back, after my cousin's recommendation that not only were the recipes delicious, but that the book …

Dessert

This Pico De Gallo Recipe Is The Perfect Use For All Those Summer Tomatoes (And Will Distract You From The Crushing Void)

It seems like every time I go to a summer barbecue, someone shows up with store-bought salsa. Really, people? The host is about to spend two hours smoking ribs and you’re going to show up with a suicide note in a plastic tub? A glass jar full of years-old tomatoes and citric acid? And you call that</i> …

6 Drinks Fit Women Order At Bars

No wonder they look so incredible.<p>Yes, fit women fill their cups with liquids besides lemon water and matcha. And yes, you can too — without sacrificing whatever body goals make you feel super sexy.<p>Here are the drinks fit women order when they're out, so you can follow suit. (Or ignore this list, …

Fitness

3 healthy (and super delicious) marinades and BBQ sauces for a clean cookout

Sure, burgers and brats aren't the most waistline-friendly grilled foods, but did you know that even grilled chicken breasts can come with a side of health risks?<p>When food chars on the grill, the cooking process makes the food taste extra smoky and delicious, but it also produces carcinogens. Corn …

The 9 Best Foods for Your Period

During your time of month, you'll probably find yourself craving chocolate or junk food. But what's healthiest for you to eat on your period is (unfortunately) a different story. As your hormones fluctuate throughout the month, so do your dietary needs. Here are a few foods you should make an extra …

The Case for Eating Butter Just Got Stronger

It looks like butter may, in fact, be back. The creamy condiment is a “middle-of-the-road” food, nutritionally speaking—better than sugar, worse than …

27 Tasty Crock Pot Recipes You'll Make Again And Again

Cooked slowly; eaten quickly.

Barbequed Cabbage Recipe

"This is a delicious way to use up cabbage, and a great way to make someone a cabbage lover!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 head cabbage, cut into thick shreds<p>1/2 …

French Omelette With Cheese Recipe

A classic French omelette has a smooth, silky exterior with little to no browning that cradles a tender, moist, soft-scrambled interior. The technique for making one is something every cook should learn—as long as you know these key steps, it's easy. This version is stuffed with your choice of …

7 Protein Cookie Recipes for Healthier Snacking

Cookies get a bad rap, but if you find the right recipes, they can be mostly healthy and totally filling. These treats fit the bill and are perfect …

What to Eat and What to Avoid at the Mall Food Court

Shopping while hungry has its hazards. First of all, if you’re at the mall, you’ll come home with more stuff. Researchers from the Carlson School of …

Cheesecake

536<p>75<p>1<p>Shares 612<p>One thing that surprises people is how much French people, even with a tempting barrage of éclairs, macarons, and pain au chocolat on …

Baking

Why asparagus makes pee smell funny, and other amazing facts about everyday foods and spices

By digging deep into the molecular chemistry of everyday foods and spices, Cambridge-based chemistry teacher Andy Brunning has the answers.<p>And you don't have to be a chemistry-expert to understand them.<p>Brunning heads the popular science website Compound Interest and recently published the book "Why …

101 Cookie Recipes To Fulfill Every Craving You Could Possibly Have This Holiday Season

<i>Photo Credit: Ravi Bangaroo</i><p>From our kitchen to yours, here are our picks for cookie recipes perfect for edible food gifts and cookie platters.<p>There is something about the crisp fall air that year after year pulls us into the kitchen with nothing on our mind but baking trays and trays of cookies. …

Dessert

Festive party food hacks and the return of the Egg Master

On the first day of Christmas, the Guardian said to me: “What if Felicity Cloake wrote some canapé recipes, and you made them using inappropriate gadgets? Like a gadget hack, with seasonal synergy?” I told them it was the worst sentence I had ever heard, and would void several product warranties. …

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