Mikko Vilkastus

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Basic Crepe Batter Recipe

This right here is your basic, go-to crepe batter, for sweet or savory applications. It can be whipped up in mere seconds in a blender, or whisked together by hand, and—contrary to popular belief—does not require resting before cooking. Fill it with the ingredients of your choice: butter and jam, …

Breakfast

This Is The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need

There’s still time to wow your holiday guests with delicious sweet treats that bring people together. When it comes to feel-good recipes, no one does …

Dessert

Spiced Apple Muffins | Williams-Sonoma Taste

These delicious muffins are the perfect treat anytime, from a cozy weekend breakfast or afternoon coffee to an on-the-go snack, and they come together in a snap using a Vitamix blender. The honey butter will keep in the refrigerator for several weeks.<p><b>Spiced Apple Muffins with Honey Butter</b><p><b>For the</b> …

This Secret Ingredient Makes Your Chocolate Desserts Taste Better

<b>Chocolate</b> is an easy favorite in the dessert world. Seriously—what’s better than rich, decadent, delicious chocolate?<p><i>More from Yummy.ph</i><p>Treat yourself …

Chicken Parmesan Pasta Skillet #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 tablespoons Italian dressing (not the creamy kind)<br>3 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into cubes<br>16 ounces small/medium sized …

The Secrets to Baking the Perfect Baguette at Home

I often feel inundated by talk of all things gluten-free. Menus and supermarkets cater to the high number of people who seem to have developed this—historically rare—condition. But recently, baking bread yourself has been on the rise (pun intended). The healthy grains of Adam Leonti’s Brooklyn …

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Recipe on Food52

• 1/2 cup plus 6 tablespoons butter, softened<br>• 3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar<br>• 1/2 cup granulated sugar<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 3 cups rolled oats<br>• 1 cup raisins<p>Preheat the oven to 350° F.<br>• Cream together …

How to Make Meatballs Every Which Way (& Without a Recipe)

<i>Make meatballs how you want—we've partnered with Progresso to share every which way to mix and roll them, without a recipe.</i><p>It may be ubiquitous in Italian-American restaurants, but nowhere in Italy will you find meatballs (or "polpette” as they call them there) atop a tangle of pasta slicked with …

Rachel Roddy’s baked pasta recipe | A Kitchen in Rome

Pasta al forno is the mamma of baked pasta dishes – a tried-and-tested template of pasta with rich tomato sauce, basil, lots of mozzarella and pecorino – a big, generous, endlessly adaptable dish to feed a crowd.<p>“Everybody has to eat!” Cinzia, is sitting at her sunny kitchen table, reading glasses …

Kranksy and Greens Mac and Cheese | Recipe

I wanted to do something this weekend that I haven’t done for a long time, develop and post a recipe!! And the recipe that evolved in an afternoon …

This Gluten-Free Chocolate Banana Loaf Recipe Will Change the Way You Bake

If you've never heard of chickpea flour, it's time to get on board. A staple in Middle Eastern and Asian cuisine, the gluten-free powder, made of …

Deep, Dark Chocolate Pudding Recipe - Chowhound

1<p>Place a fine-mesh strainer over a large bowl; set aside.<p>2<p>Place the egg yolks and cream in a large bowl and whisk to combine; set aside.<p>3<p>Place the …

5 Hash Brown Recipes That Will Rock Your Morning

<i>ELYSSA GOLDBERG</i><p>When we roll out of bed and our bodies are all "NOW. FEED ME HOT BREAKFAST NOW," reliably salty-starchy aromatic hashes give us life. Some are laced with corned beef; others are composites of whatever we happen to have in our fridges. But they always bring the crispiest bits and …

Breakfast

Spiced Brown Sugar Apple Cake Recipe - Great British Chefs

Karen’s apple cake recipe makes a wonderfully warming sweet treat, with the heady spicing mingling with chunks of sweet apple. This cake can be …

Surprise all your friends with the most fashionable cake they'll ever see

Looking for something with a little more pizzazz to bring to your weekly get-together? Look no further; this leopard-print bread posted by YouTuber …

Dessert

Costas French Market Doughnuts (Beignets) Recipe

"As kids, we always put in a heart-filled request for these on Christmas Eve. It was quite a family affair - my mom would make up the dough, my dad …

Christmas Cake

<i>Christmas Cake, a.k.a. not your grandmother’s fruit cake. This incredibly dense cake is packed with rum-soaked dried fruit and has tons of flavor!</i>My …

Dessert

Sunny Side Up Eggs

We've rounded up the tastiest egg recipes sunny side up, from hearty casseroles and fried eggs to baked eggs with sautéed veggies. Click through for …

These Are the Most Searched Desserts of 2015

Yahoo recently released its Year in Review, which highlights the top search trends of 2015. Our favorite category? Desserts, of course. Sweets on the …

Baked stuffed tomatoes

Shallots, garlic, breadcrumbs and herbs form the base of the filling for these delicious stuffed tomatoes<p>There are plenty of recipes for stuffed tomatoes, but this Provençal-style dish is a really simple one. It’s a great example of how just a few ingredients can create a homely, summery dish, and …

Hot Stuff! 3 Snow Day Drinks

New Yorkers certainly noticed that it's been snowing since, well, before you woke up today. Did this cause a morning-commute nightmare? Kind of. But, …

17 latke recipes to get you ready for Hanukkah

You can't celebrate Hanukkah without at least one batch of those addictive latkes. And there are plenty of variations on the potato pancake. Do I grate by hand or by machine? Add onion? Matzo meal, flour or simply potato starch to bind? Whatever style you choose, nothing beats a latke that's crisp …

Los Angeles

Butter Wafer Cookie Recipe

• 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/2 cup vegetable shortening<br>• 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature<br>• 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons anise seeds<p>Combine the flour and salt.<br>• In a large bowl, cream the shortening, butter, and sugar. Beat in the …

Sweet Crêpe Recipes

From Jaques Pepin's Crêpes Suzette to Francis Mallmann's dulce de leche version, here are the best recipes for sweet crêpes.

Eggs Benedict Brunch Burgers Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I believe I saw a picture of an open-faced burger, topped with a poached egg, on top of a halved English muffin on the Buzzfeed website, and thought "You know what would make that better? Hollandaise sauce. Bacon. Smoked Gouda." And so I made it happen! —Cristin Scott<p><b>Serves: 2</b><p>1/2 …