Nicole Veneris

12 Flips | 1 Magazine | 5 Likes | @NicoleVeneris | Keep up with Nicole Veneris on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Nicole Veneris”

How to make fresh pasta dough like a chef

If someone asks me about the quantities in my pasta dough recipe, I enjoy yelling "Quanto Basta!" and grinning. The phrase means "until it's enough"—it's the way I wish I could answer most culinary questions.<p>Take pleasure in the fact that our hands have memories—they'll remember the texture of …

Lindsey Shere's Baked Caramel Pears

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>With 5 ingredients and about 20 minutes, you'll have a pure, joyful dessert that looks festive as all get out, which you will have casually winged together as others clear the table or between rounds of after-dinner charades. Recipe adapted slightly from <b>Chez Panisse Desserts</b> (Random …

Recipes

5 Brilliant Ways to Top Tomato Soup

You can elevate even the simplest tomato soup with one of these fantastic garnishes.<p><b>1. Candied bacon</b><br>Cook sugar-rubbed bacon until glazed, then serve …

3 Sublime Soups to Warm You Up This Fall

There is nothing like a satisfying bowl of steaming soup once the weather begins to turn cooler. Paired with a salad, grilled cheese, or crusty bread, a pot of soup is one of our favorite meals to serve. These three are easy to make, full-bodied, and delicious. Here is comfort food that everyone …

5 Creamy Squash Soups for Cold Days

Slurp your squash<p>Beautiful orange- and green-hued winter squash may have a hard exterior, but underneath that thick skin is a rich, savory-sweet …

7 Salads to Lighten Up Your Thanksgiving Feast

The potatoes are mashed, the green beans are casserole-d, and the turkey is roasted. Your Thanksgiving heavy-hitters are planned and ready, and they're going to be amazing. But let us offer a small suggestion: Make room on your table for a salad.<p>We know: Thanksgiving is not the time to be virtuous …

Mashed

13 Perfect Mashed Potato Recipes

It's hard to overstate how much we love mashed potatoes. And all you really need is some potatoes and butter and we'll gobble up the whole bowl. But …

Mashed

Double-Dark Chicken Noodle Soup

8 Servings<p>Our best-ever chicken soup begins with wings, which have a high skin-to-meat ratio. Browning the wings results in lots of caramelized nooks and crannies that imbue the stock with a deep, savory flavor. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>March …

Recipes

How to Wash, Season, and Maintain Cast Iron Cookware

To soap or not to soap? What's the best way to season it? And what about store-bought pans that claim to be pre-seasoned?<p>After a recent trip to Woodstock, N.Y., <b>David Cicconi</b> (our creative director) brought two well-used cast iron pans into the test kitchen. Cast iron cookware holds a special place …

Cast Iron Cookware

How to Make Teriyaki Sauce at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll 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: Stephanie Le from I Am a Food Blog is pulling back the curtain on teriyaki sauce, and revealing that you only need 5 ingredients to make it</i> …

Recipes

BA's Best-Ever Banana Bread: The Only Recipe You'll Need

We tested 14 recipes to create this banana bread—we daresay it's a masterpiece.<p>Everyone (and their mother) thinks they make the best banana bread—so we tested 14 of our favorite recipes to create this perfect mash-up. This is the only banana bread recipe you'll ever need.<p>Get the recipe: Best Banana …

Breakfast