Patrick Burke

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A former White House pastry chef reveals the low-sugar desserts the Obamas requested all the time

As the White House’s head pastry chef, Bill Yosses was charged by Michelle Obama with making desserts that were if not quite healthy, at least</i> …

Recipe: Rum and ginger toffee cake

Preheat oven to 325 F. Grease a 9-by-5-inch Pullman pan with butter. Line with parchment paper, then butter the parchment.<p>In a saucepan, stir together the water, rum, fresh ginger and orange and lime zest. Bring to a boil over high heat, then lower the heat to maintain a simmer. Tumble in the …

Finally—A Brussels Sprouts Recipe Everyone Will Love

<i>*Recipe appears in Healing Bone Broth Recipes by Sharon and Reb Brown, co-founders of Bonafide Provisions</i><p>This simple preparation of Brussels sprouts …

The Hard-to-Find Product People Swear Makes the Flakiest Pie Crust

People LOVE Tenderflake—they fly to Canada and stash it in their suitcases, all for a flaky pie crust.<p>Canadians know Tenderflake lard in an instant: It’s a square pound of snow-white lard in a bright yellow box in the local grocery store’s baking aisle. Moms and grandmas have been stockpiling this …

4 Delicious Pie Fillings to Make This Thanksgiving

’Tis the pie-baking season! While the classic pumpkin, apple, and pecan pies are mainstay favorites among Thanksgiving and holiday tables, there’s always room for another, because who doesn’t go for seconds, thirds, and next-day slices? Whether it’s a spin on a traditional apple or an entirely new …

The Food Lab: My 19 Favorite Summer Grilling Recipes

Even when I lived in a New York apartment, grilling (perhaps illegally, on my balcony) was my favorite way to spend a warm summer evening. Now that I'm out in the Bay Area, warm summer evenings don't really exist, but I've got far more room for grilling than I've ever had before, which means that …

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The Most Common Mistakes People Make when Cooking Pork Chops

The 8 most common mistakes to avoid when cooking pork chops.<p>We'll come out and say it: Cooking pork chops is not an easy task. But we promise—you can definitely cook a tender, juicy chop—as long as you avoid these eight common mistakes.<p>1. Ignoring the Quality of Your Meat<p>This is true with all meat …

Bill Gates: The Rolling Stone Interview

At 58, Bill Gates is not only the richest man in the world, with a fortune that now exceeds $76 billion, but he may also be the most optimistic. In …

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