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Salted caramel

Bake a cake that has it all: moist, fragrant sponge, silky Italian meringue, tahini buttercream and sharp pear-laced salted caramel. Serve with a cup …

How to get a Touch Bar on your old Mac

Not sure if you're going to like using the Touch Bar on the new MacBook Pro? Here's how you can test it out on your old Mac before upgrading.<p>Apple's long-awaited update to the popular MacBook Pro series laptops was met with mixed reactions. While the 13- and 15-inch models come with thinner, …

MacBook Pro

Lindsay Lohan's 'GTA V' suit against Rockstar Games dismissed

After a lengthy legal battle against Take-Two Interactive, Rockstar Games' parent company, Lindsay Lohan's case has been dismissed.<p>The lawsuit revolved around the accusations that Rockstar used Lohan's likeness in <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> as well as its marketing materials without her permission. The case …

‘Star Wars’: Read Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew’s tribute to late R2-D2 star Kenny Baker

Baker passed away on August 13 at the age of 81<p>Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew has paid tribute to his <i>Star Wars</i> co-star Kenny Baker, the British actor …

Ubuntu Touch against Android and iOS

by Tony Hill on July 1, 2016<p>Open source mobile operating system Ubuntu Touch is one of the best alternatives to Android and iOS, as it offers …

The glazing on these cakes is so perfect it's borderline pornographic

Pâtissier Olga Noskova has amassed a sizable Instagram following thanks to her absolutely impeccably decorated cakes.<p>She has perfected a glazing that …

Nana's Chocolate Vinegar Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

A thrifty Depression-era hack just happens to make one of the fluffiest cakes around.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior designer</i> …

Dessert

Pain au Chocolat (Chocolate Croissant)

Stir together yeast and ½ cup water heated to 115° together in the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a dough hook; let sit until foamy, about 10 …

Baking

Cocoa Fudge Sauce, Glaze, or Frosting Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Easy peasy and versatile—my favorite bittersweet ice cream topping also makes a superb and easy to marble glaze for cakes. —Alice Medrich<p><b>Makes: about 2 cups</b><p>6 tablespoons (85 grams) unsalted butter<br>• 1 cup (200 grams) sugar<br>• 1 cup (90 grams) unsweetened natural or alkalized cocoa powder<br>• 1 …

Dessert

How to Make Viennese Sachertorte

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Sachertorte, a dreamy chocolate cake filled with apricot jam and glazed with chocolate ganache. Our ovens are already</i> …

Dessert

How to Make Homemade Dark Chocolate Turtles with Medjool Dates

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we 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: Jodi Kay of Happy Hearted Kitchen revisits her favorite childhood treat with date-filled, chocolate-covered turtles.</i><p>Turtles and I go way back. As a …

Dessert

How to Make Chocolate-Covered Chocolate Caramels

I keep a bag of chocolate caramels at my desk.<p>With every paragraph I write I reward myself with a piece of candy. Every deadline met. Every email answered. Every brilliant idea. Every not-so-brilliant idea. Pretty soon the bag is empty, my work is far from finished, and I have empty wrappers …

Dessert

Pork shoulder braised in black vinegar & rice wine with pickled chillies

Chinese black vinegar adds a malty, smoky flavour to this dinner party pork dish, slow-cooked in a ginger and oyster sauce until it melts in the mouth<p>…

Lumberjack Tree Trunk Cake Sports Edible Ax and Plaid Interior

Culinary artist Elizabeth Marek (of the Artisan Cake Company) designed a plaid lumberjack cake–which impressively looks nothing like your average dessert. On the outside, the cake perfectly resembles a tree trunk complete with realistic textures and, on top, there's an edible ax that looks as …

Culinary Arts

Peanut Butter-Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

What could be better than an indulgent dessert made from ingredients you have sitting in your pantry and that never needs to go into the oven? These …

Dessert

23 Reasons To Never Eat Breakfast

Wake up early? LOL.

Breakfast

50 Free Apps To Make You An Incredibly Productive Person

Communicate with ease, tame your schedule, and get things done with these great tools.<p>You’re running a million miles an hour, trying to hold down a tight schedule full of tight deadlines on a tight ship. From messages to meetings to managing meddlesome minutiae, these 50 apps can help you work …

Lemon meringue cake

Take lemon meringue to a new level with this caramel-infused sponge filled with lemon curd and topped with Italian meringue<p>Ingredients<p>For the lemon …

15 Tasty Halloween Treats to Make With Kids

Halloween is the perfect time to plan a baking date with your kiddos and create some spooky sweets. All of the recipes below are super kid-friendly (and easy) so the process isn’t stressful or complicated for them. From creepy spider cookies to gingerbread skeletons, there is something for everyone …

23 Of The World's Greatest Cookies

Every country bakes an incredible cookie.

Dessert

Bled Cream Cake- Kremna rezina -“Kremsnita”

If you tell a Slovenian that you are going to visit Lake Bled, he will tell you to first try the cream cake because it is so delicious, and second, …

The best apps to download for your Mac

Pixelmator<p>It's no secret that a Mac is one of the best tools available for getting things done — both in work and in play.<p>And Mac apps are the key to that. The following apps are the "must-haves," the ones that will actually change the way you use your Mac. These apps will take your movie-watching …

Apps

The Devil's Food Cake Recipe That Everyone Should Have

There are cake recipes, and then there are <i>cake recipes</i> -- the kind your grandma passes down to you, which you either cling to with great secrecy or share with those you love dearly. But in the world of devil's food cake, mediocre recipes abound, and great ones are hard to come by.<p>So we got a little …

Zucchini Taco Shells Are A Delicious Solution To Summer's Bounty

Taco night is a little more healthy.<p>No matter how many new zucchini recipes you've tried this year, at this point in the season, the bounty of summer squash has some of us desperately searching for something fresh. Not one more fritter can be fried, not one more squash slice pickled. We get it. …

Cooking

Here Are 22 Diagrams For Anyone Who's Obsessed With Dessert

To dessert or not to dessert... Is there any question?

Dessert

The 15 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix, however, that it can be hard to sort through them all.<p>The streaming site does a great job picking up films beyond mainstream hits. A diverse number of overlooked films are available to just about anybody. Now is a better time than ever to catch films that may …

9 (Mostly) No-Bake Icebox Cakes

On the hottest of days, icebox cake is your secret weapon. Pick from Food Network's best recipes.<p>Kana Okada, Kana Okada 2014<p>When summer decides to …

The easiest way to make insanely tasty macarons

If you are going to start a business, or manage a career, you have to learn how much you can do, and even more importantly, how much you can do well. …

Toffee apple & pecan cake

Apples and caramel are a heavenly duo. This nutty sandwich loaf cake with buttercream frosting and caramel drizzle fits the bill …

If You’ve Never Tried This Banana Toffee Combo, You Don’t Know What You’re Missing!

Originally created in England in the 70s, banoffee is the winning combination of banana and toffee. Banoffee pie, as you may have guessed, is a crazy …