Mitalee Das

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5-Ingredient Strawberry Shortbread Is Prettiest in Pink

<i>A Big Little Recipe has the smallest-possible ingredient list and big, BIG everything else: flavor, ideas, holy-cow factor. Psst: We don't count salt or cooking fat (say, olive oil to sauté onions), since we're guessing you have those covered. This time around, we're making strawberry shortcake</i> …

This genius strawberry not-so-short cake is the most spectacular summer dessert:

Seriously, this thing is tall.

Dessert

How to Make Fried Rice That's Better Than Takeout

Who needs to wait for the delivery guy when you can easily whip up this tasty dish?<p>WATCH: How to Make Better-Than-Takeout Fried RIce<p>Not only will …

Chipotle Cauliflower Jalapeño Fritters [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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punjabi-style black lentils

Base<p>2 tablespoons oil, butter (regular or ghee)<p>1 medium onion, finely chopped<p>1/2 teaspoon cumin seeds<p>1-inch piece of ginger, finely chopped<p>2 garlic …

Recipes

zucchini grilled cheese

<b>Prepare zucchini:</b> Use a food processor with a grater attachment or the large holes of a box grater to grate the zucchini. In a large colander, toss …

grilled cheese

hummus heaped with tomatoes and cucumbers

Like clockwork every summer, I decide that the only thing I want to eat, maybe forever because when it’s warm out I completely forget winter is …

Food

fried rice with zucchini, tomatoes and parmesan

<b>The quickest method:</b> Heat a large, heavy frying pan to medium-high heat. Once hot, add 1 to 2 tablespoons oil, then onion. Cook, stirring, until …

Help Mitalee Fight Kids' Cancer!

This June, I am taking part in the Great Cycle Challenge to fight kids' cancer!<p>Why? Because right now, cancer is the biggest killer of children from …

Cancer

Bûche de Noël (Yule log) - delicious. magazine

• 60g butter, melted, plus extra for greasing<br>• 6 medium free-range eggs, plus 1 white<br>• 160g granulated sugar<br>• 145g plain flour<br>• 35g good-quality dark cocoa …

Dessert

Classic Shortbread Cookies in 4 Ingredients with added 1 ingredient Variations

Classic Version in 4 ingredients:<p>Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.<p>Add the flour, salt, and powdered sugar to a food processor and pulse to combine. …

Sugar Biscuits

Now Playing<p>Meatball Marsala 00:53<p>Enjoy meatballs in a Marsala wine and mushroom sauce with this recipe.<p>Now Playing<p>Sheet Pan Brownie-Cookie Bars …

Olive Oil Cake with Crème Fraîche, Pistachios, Orange, and Chocolate Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is a fragrant olive oil sponge cake made with rice flour—which enhances the flavor of the oil—split and moistened with more oil and filled with vanilla crème fraîche laced with chopped chocolate, pistachios, and candied orange peel. I drizzle the plates with oil as I serve as …

Recipes

Chocolate Bourbon Truffles

<i>Chocolate bourbon truffles are a brilliant and boozy gift for the chocolate lover who has everything.</i> Adapted from Elisabet der Nederlanden | Holiday …

Dessert

Make These Fig Jam Filled Cheese Puffs for Your Next Party

Gougères with Fig Jam<p>Serves 8<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into 4 pieces <br>3/4 teaspoon kosher salt <br>1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour <br>4 large eggs <br>1 …

Best Ever Molten Chocolate Mug Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>In a 2-cup capacity microwave-safe mug* (see note), whisk together with a fork, the flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder and salt …

Fudgy Brownies

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 350°F. Coat an 8-inch square baking pan with nonstick spray. Line the pan with 2 crisscrossed pieces of parchment …

Almond Toffee

This Almond Toffee recipe is the ultimate in decadence! The flavor is rich and buttery, and the toffee itself is sandwiched between two layers of …

Almond Shortbread Cookies

There can never be too many recipes for shortbread, whether for holiday baking or “just because” baking. That “just because” moment could be a for …

Shortbread

Top 10 Holiday Cookies

From chocolate-mint cookies to ginger-studded sugar cookies, here are superb holiday cookies.

Recipe: How to Make Fudgey Black Bean Zucchini Cookies

Preheat oven to 350°. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or a silpat.<p>Chop off ends and grate zucchini. Place in a sieve or strainer to …

zucchini rice and cheese gratin

New, simplified directions:<p>Heat oven to 325 degrees F. Oil or butter a 2-quart baking dish, or 2 smaller 1-quart dishes (as I did, with the intention …

Recipes

date, feta and red cabbage salad

Sara Jenkins is famous for making the Italian roasted pork street food known as porchetta trendy in New York. She’s also known for her way with pasta …

the browniest cookies

I have, for forever and a day, looked for a chocolate cookie I could crown with what I considered the highest honor one could bestow on it, declaring …

Dessert

ugly but good cookies

I am, as ever, a sucker for a recipe with a great name. Bring me your grunts, your bundts, your fools, slumps and sonkers. Take me across the pond …

Dessert

swiss chard pancakes

I read about French farçous pancakes for the first time on Friday morning and by lunchtime I was eating them. As my usual process of funneling the …

belgian brownie cakelets

Almost 10 years ago, when I was a child-free, single-chinned (bah) newlywed and this site was 6 weeks old, I passingly mentioned making the Belgian …

Dessert

potato pizza, even better

I have been holding out way too long on giving one of the great Roman pizzas, <i>pizza con potate e rosmarino</i> (which, like most things, sounds much …

carrot tahini muffins

Do you think carrots get nervous around me? I managed to go a full two years after launching this site to bake with them the first time (classic …

Recipes