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2-Minutes Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Quick and simple, this 2-minute chocolate peanut butter cake is the best choice when you want to eat something sweet and delicious! This dessert is …

Dessert

Meet Salvador Dalí–Style Chocolate Glaze (It's Easier Than It Looks)

Even the shyest pastry chef craves attention. Instead of seeking it directly, some of us hide behind our work. I love the “oohs” and “aahs” that come when people taste a dessert that I’ve made. I also love to hear “wow” and “gorgeous,” especially when followed by: “How the heck do you think she did …

Dessert

17 Ways to Make Black Beans the Star of Your Meal

You'll almost never find our kitchens without a can or two of black beans stocked in the pantry. This versatile ingredient can be used in so many …

Cooking

Fried Water Is Thrifty, Genius Cooking at Its Very Best

Combine the onions and olive oil in a large skillet and cook gently over moderate heat (“low and slow,” as Aggie says) until the onions are softened …

Onions

Garlic Parm Fries Are the Weeknight Side Dinner Deserves

Arrange 2 racks to divide the oven into thirds and heat to 425°F. Meanwhile, bring the water to a boil in a large pot over medium-high heat. Prepare …

French Fries

EVERYONE Is Making These Chocolate Chunk Shortbread Cookies

So you probably should, too.<p>Sometimes a chocolate chip cookie has a way of getting to people, stirring up strong emotions, and rallying them for a cause. The cause of eating more cookies. When Alison Roman's <i>Dining In</i> cookbook came out in October, she told Grub Street about these cookies—buttery, …

Dessert

12 Minimalist Cookie Recipes for the Low-Key Baker

Here's what we love about baking: There's a recipe for every kind of baker, including those who prefer to have homemade cookies within 30 minutes. If …

Dessert

4 Easy Ways to Make Comfort Food Better for You

It's hard to beat the pleasure of comfort food. Digging into a gooey bowl of macaroni and cheese or biting into a cheesy slice of pizza has a way of …

Cooking

This Cheese Sauce Has a Vegetable Secret

Cauliflower Cheese Sauce<p>Makes about 2 1/2 cups of sauce; serves 4 to 6<p>1 clove garlic, crushed <br>1 1/2 sprigs fresh thyme<br>1 bay leaf <br>1 head cauliflower, …

Cauliflower

The No-Burn Date Caramel Recipe You Didn't Know You Needed | MyRecipes

Sometimes you realize your breakfast—be it a bowl of oatmeal, stack of pancakes, or an apple—just needs to be covered in something sweet. I love to …

Dessert

Grown-Up Buttered Noodles with Brown Butter & Parmesan

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add the pasta to the boiling water and cook according to the package instructions until just barely al …

Italian Food

We Tried To Make Copycat Recipes Of Popular Chain Restaurant Foods And They Were Pretty Legit

From In-N-Out to Shake Shack!<p><b>Chris's thoughts:</b> I was pleasantly surprised by the look and, more importantly, the taste of these fries — they’re super close to the real thing! Also, when I’ve ordered Animal Style fries to go in the past, sometimes they'd get excessively soggy on the drive home, so …

Dessert

Shawarma Spice Blend Recipe

DIY Shawarma Spice Blend<p>Prep time<p>5 mins<p>Total time<p>5 mins<p>An easy, reliable shawarma blend that's smoky, spicy, and big on flavor! Perfect for seasoning …

You Need This Crispy Skillet Chicken with Pesto in Your Life

Looking for a way to jazz up your basic chicken repertoire? This recipe is just the ticket. Crispy chicken thighs are always a crowd-pleaser, but …

Pesto

10 Indian alternatives to international superfoods

Your grandmother was right—amla is great for you<p>Superfoods have been taking the world by storm–setting global food trends and featuring on social …

Alternative Medicine

10 Weekend Breakfast Recipes With 5 Ingredients or Fewer

Making breakfast is one of my favorite weekend morning activities—OK, <i>eating</i> breakfast is one of my favorite weekend morning activities. I've got more …

Breakfast

What to Eat in Italy: 50 Foods You Need to Try

The 50 Best Foods to Eat in Italy Before You Die<p>The don't call it "Eataly" for nothing.<p>Italy is known for some of the best foods in the world. It's …

Italian Food

Maharashtrian Chicken Curry Recipe

The state of Maharashtra is located in the western region of India, and its capital is Mumbai. The cuisine of Maharashtra spans from mild to spicy, …

Curries

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 Homemade Airplane Meals That Are Better than Paying $40

Are you planning a trip this summer? Perhaps taking advantage of some of the cheap airfare deals to Europe? This past February, Norwegian Airlines …

Healthy Eating

Six Sri Lankan-style curry recipes using British summer veg

Two months ago today, I got married by the sea. The sun shone, the wind most certainly blew, we ate fish and chips and danced the night away to the soundtrack of a Beach Boys cover band. Two days later, we boarded a plane to Sri Lanka for our honeymoon and embarked on what can only be described as …

Coconut

A Southern-Style Peach Cobbler With a 3-Ingredient Topping

<b>Preheat the oven to 350°F.</b> Place a rack in the middle of the oven.<p><b>Prepare the fruit:</b> Prepare the fruit as necessary — wash, peel, stem, seed, slice, …

Baking

The 4-Ingredient Sauce Your Cobbler Is Missing

The Ultimate Sauce for Crisps, Crumbles, and Cobblers<p>Makes 1 cup, about 8 servings<p>1/2 cup heavy cream <br>1/2 vanilla bean, split lengthwise and seeds …

Dessert

10 Genius Cookie Recipes for Dads Who Love Cookies

For all the dads out there who love cookies (which has to be pretty much all dads) and especially for my dad, who loves all cookies indiscriminately, I present to you the ultimate in edible gifts: 10 genius cookies—from a salty-sweet genre-defying shortbread to the butteriest chewy-crisp macaroons, …

11 Hummus Recipes That Will Make You Ditch Store-Bought for Good

Let’s be honest: Making homemade hummus sounds hard. Or rather, it’s hard to make hummus that’s equally as good as store-bought versions. But that …

Food & Dining

These Roasted Chickpea Recipes Are A Dream Come True

Make these roasted chickpeas 4 ways for a tasty, high-protein snack<p>View this post on Facebook

Extreme Sports

How to Make the Best Biscoff-Style Speculoos Cookies

If you're not completely obsessed with Biscoff, turn back now. This isn't about a cookie, it's about a way of life—learning how to make my all-time favorite speculoos from scratch. It's about picking apart a recipe to find out what makes it tick, not so I can make a "better" version, but so I can …

21 Of The Healthiest Summer Snack Recipes On Pinterest

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Three-ingredient Toblerone chocolate mousse that will 'make you weep'

Toblerone is delicious. Chocolate mousse is delicious. So Toblerone chocolate mousse would almost certainly be doubly delicious.<p>Rejoice, then, that …

Dessert