Patricia Voltaire

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Lazy Dinners That Only Require One Skillet

Sounds pretty amazing.<p>The holiday season is busy, and we know you don’t have a second to spare on that calendar. That’s where these one-skillet meals …

Cooking

Tiramisu Sandwich Cookies

Make the cookies: Position racks in the upper and lower thirds of the oven; preheat to 350 degrees F. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper. …

Even If You Hate Peeps, You'll Probably Love These New Holiday Flavors

It wouldn't be a new season without new Peeps flavors to match, and this year's holiday Peeps varieties certainly don't disappoint. While the famous marshmallow treat is a polarizing one, true fans of Peeps will be excited to try the five newest flavors from Peeps Delights: Cinnamon Roll, Sugar …

Pine Nut Cookies (Pignoli)

Step 1<p>Crumble almond paste into a bowl; add powdered sugar and salt. Beat with an electric mixer on low speed until mixture is evenly combined and …

Dessert

This Long-Distance Couple Kept Meeting Around The World For 3 Years To Take The Same Photo

You would think that love stories just don't exist anymore. And then out of no-where, you read of one, and your faith in humanity is restored.<p>Rob …

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Pip is a retro games console for kids to learn coding

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has been incredibly successful at sparking all sorts of creativity via its low cost microcomputers, which arrived in the market back in 2012. Its core electronics are also indirectly responsible for UK-based learn-to-code startups like Kano and pi-top, which have built …

7 Useful Apps to Download Before Moving to NYC

Moving your life to New York City is no easy feat, especially if you rent a walk-up apartment. And even once you’re settled in, keeping up with the …

Apps

Romaine with Creamy Olive Dressing Recipe

You will say goodbye to store-bought salad dressings once you taste this easy, homemade blend. Mix your favorite mayonnaise, some liquid from a jar …

Recipes

Latke Making 101: How-To Tips For Making Perfect Potato Pancakes

If you don't fry food regularly, it can be a daunting task—especially if you're serving up once-a-year holiday fare that you want to get just right. …

How to make the perfect parkin

In the north of England, parkin is a delightful Bonfire Night treat. But whose recipe makes the bestversion of this sticky ginger cake?<p>It’s the time of year when friends from northern England suddenly remember, remember the joys of parkin, the sticky ginger cake traditionally enjoyed around the …

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Inside Budapest's Great Market Hall

Budapest's Great Market Hall, also known as Central Market Hall, opened in 1897 after construction commenced a year prior. Over a century later, it's still the largest indoor market in historic, beautiful Budapest, offering a bounty of produce, meat and dairy for locals and visitors alike. And oh …

Sparkling Cranberries Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook the maple syrup in a saucepan over medium-low heat 1 to 2 minutes. (Don't let syrup get too hot or cranberries will pop.) …

Recipes

Traveling to Portugal? Consider the Off-Season

Summer may be Portugal’s peak tourist season, but more travelers from the United States are heading to the country this fall and winter than they have in recent years. The travel search engine Kayak has seen searches to Lisbon for this fall increase 46 percent compared with last fall, and according …

Swiss potato pancakes are all about that flip

Potato pancakes can fry the cook to a frazzle. Too floppy, too flat, too forlorn. These frustrations can be fixed with proper technique — from correct temperature to correct temperament. Or the cook can book a vacation.<p>Rosti, national pancake of Switzerland, packs up such troubles. It’s one big fat …

5 Cheap Travel Destinations "In-the-Know Travelers" Are Flocking to in 2018

While I hope that someday, money will be less of a deciding factor in all aspects of my life, "budget-friendly" still tops my list of requirements …

Your New Favorite Chicken Recipe

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. There are whole swaths of New York City in which Peruvian chicken is as important a …

Recipes

15 Satisfying Soups Easy Enough to Make on a Weeknight

There is one dish that appears pretty consistently on my weekly meal plan, and that is soup. Almost every week, there is a night designated for it — …

Peanut Butter Caramel Swirled Brownies

Bring the cream to a simmer over low heat in a small saucepan. Combine the sugar and water in a small saucepan over high heat and cook, without …

A Genius Method for Never Cooking Boring Lentils Again

Lentils don’t usually elicit flashes of anticipation in the way that, say, a molten, just-baked skillet cookie or a summer-perfect tomato sandwich do. But I humbly submit for your consideration a lentil recipe from vegetable whisperer Anna Jones, which—as practical as it may be—will hereby rank as …

Nova Scotia Oatcakes Recipe

Nova Scotia-style oatcakes are popular throughout the province, but especially beloved in Cape Breton. They aren't necessarily presented as anything …

Crepe Cake with Whipped Cream

16 servings<p>Make sure to cook the first side only until it’s very light golden. Essentially, a dark crepe is a tough crepe, and you’re aiming for a super-delicate texture. Read more crepe cake tips here.<p>September 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Custard<p>4½ cups whole milk<p>2½ cups heavy cream<p>5 tablespoons unsalted …

Roasted Butternut Squash, Apples, and Figs with Sage Brown Butter

If you only want to use one sheet pan and make 4 servings, divide this recipe in half, and save the extra half of your par-cooked butternut squash …

Pizza Biscuits!

When it comes to savory breakfast pastries, most bakeries have fairly limited offerings: Typically a cheddar-scallion scone or a spinach and cheese …

Make Ovaltine French Toast When You Get Overwhelmed

When I was in high school, one of my friends and I would often cut gym class and go to her house for a snack. We’d make ourselves tall glasses of …

11 Unique Date Ideas to Try in Vienna

Austria’s capital could easily rival Paris or Venice as the most romantic city in Europe. The charming atmosphere of Vienna provides an excellent …

You Can Now See the Most Beautiful Sights in Canada With This $397 Train Trip

Thanks to its massive windows, you can fall asleep under the stars.<p>After you've checked this $213 scenic train trip from San Francisco to New York off your bucket list, the next voyage you should book is this inexpensive locomotive adventure across our neighbor to the north, Canada.<p>The four-night, …

How to Make the Best Light Biscuits

Light, fluffy buttermilk or quick biscuits take some practice, but you can do it! There's nothing better than a velvety, puffy biscuit, split open …

These Rich, Fudgy Brownies Are Made with Avocado

You seriously need to try this recipe full of wholesome ingredients like almonds, raw cacao, and dates.<p>Nope, we're not joking. These brownies are …

Dessert

Vanilla and Oat Pancakes With Whipped Vanilla Sour Cream

4 people<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/2 cup rolled oats<p>3 tablespoons sugar, divided<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1 1/4 cup whole milk<p>1 large egg<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil, plus more for the pan<p>1 vanilla bean, split, scraped, divided<p>1 cup sour cream<p>Maple syrup, for …

These 3-Ingredient Skillet Tarts Will Make You a Hero

If you love egg and cheese sandwiches (and who doesn't?), you're going to love these breakfast tartlets. While they may <i>look</i> fancy, they are super …

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