Rebecca Tran

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Bao Buns With Red

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> At the end of the day, I’m a sucker for a classic, no-frills pork belly bao. It …

Food & Dining

This Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Soup Is Like a Warm Hug

There are some dishes that just evoke coziness — mac and cheese, mashed potatoes, and this creamy chicken soup. Made in the slow cooker, with help …

Cooking

All We Want for Dinner Are These Cucumbers With Crispy Beef

A beef-and-cucumber dish that you never saw coming.<p>I love cucumbers. Raw, pickled, spicy or sweet, even daintily dipped in a dish of salt and eaten out of hand. I love cucumbers so much, in fact, I wrote a book about them (go ahead and order several copies. I’ll wait). Growing up largely on …

Soysauce

Three recipes to breakfast like a Scandinavian

The Swedes are pretty early risers, which is admirable given that, for much of the year, they will wake up, have breakfast and go to work in complete darkness. The only way to get through such dispiriting winter mornings is to wrap up (“there’s no such thing as bad weather – only bad clothing”, as …

Baking

One Bowl, No Measurements: Chocolate Cake, As Easy As Can Be

At first glance, this bare bones recipe may look like something from a technical challenge on Great British Bake Off, but the absence of measurements <i>is</i> intentional. This is what I like to call a “no-measure cake” (as in, no measuring spoons or cups needed), and the recipe is so foolproof it’ll turn …

Turn Leftover Easter Candy Into These Ultra-Chocolaty Cookies

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Every spring, despite the fact that I am a grown woman, my parents drop an Easter basket on my doorstep, ring the bell, and drive away (presumably giggling all the way home). They then, of course, deny all involvement and blame the …

Dessert

The Food Lab: A Quick Guide to Stuffing Omelettes

Diner-style omelettes are made for stuffing, but you can't just throw chopped vegetables into them willy-nilly and hope for the best. Omelettes cook fast—far too fast for fillings to do much beyond warm up a bit. So the key to great filled omelettes is to cook your fillings beforehand and have them …

Breakfast

Why Ricotta Belongs in Your Breakfast/Snack/Dessert Bowl

We all know what to do with that big quart container of ricotta, right? Open it, dump half of it into a bowl with a few other ingredients, and layer …

The Case for Cooking with Lesser Cuts of Meat

<i>Today: The versatility of off-cut cooking. This article is brought to you by Ten Speed Press. Head here to learn more about the recently released cookbook Home Cooked by Belcampo founder and CEO Anya Fernald.</i><p>A few months after Anya Fernald, founder and CEO of Belcampo Meat Co., moved back to the …

31 Brilliant Books That You Really Need To Read This Spring

Required reading from April to June. UK release dates.

Let This Gorgeous Wedding Hair and Makeup Look Be Your Spring Beauty Inspiration

If you're a loyal <i>Allure</i> reader, you know all about fashion week. Well, month, really, because the official weeks take place consecutively in New York City, London, Milan, and Paris. Separate from that set of shows, however, there's something called bridal fashion week, which is going on right now …

Best Eaten Alone Without Pants On: Kimchi and Spam Fried Rice

The rice was left over from dinner a few days back. The kimchi had been resting in the back of the second shelf of my fridge for many months. Actually, I'm pretty sure I packed it up when we moved to San Mateo nearly a year ago, meaning it was extra sour and funky. The Spam....I'm honestly not sure …

8 Travel Etiquette Tips To Get You Off The Ground

Traveling for business can be complicated when you have limited room in your suitcase and multiple days scheduled in another city. Here is a quick list to help you decide what and how to pack for your next business trip.<p><b>1. Bring items that are easy to wear.</b><p>Avoid anything that will wrinkle, pinch or …

Credit Cards

How to Make Italian Seafood Salad (Insalata di Frutti di Mare)

It wasn't until very recently that the similarity between Peruvian ceviche and Italian seafood salad struck me. Peruvian ceviche: chunks of seafood—some raw, like fish, and some cooked, like shrimp—marinated in lime juice with cilantro and onion, along with the heat of fresh chili peppers. Italian …

Clams

Sweet Onion–Marinated Skirt Steak

4 Servings<p>The white vinegar’s acidity curbs the onion’s bite and highlights its sweetness, resulting in the perfect marinade.<p>April 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small sweet onion, coarsely grated<p>2 tablespoons light brown sugar<p>1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon olive oil, plus more for grill<p>1¼ …

BBQ

26 Awesome TV Shows From Around The World

Great television knows no borders.<p>Note: some responses have been edited and condensed for length or clarity.

16 high protein recipes for when you’re trying to cut carbs

So you want to get more protein in your body but are sick to death of protein shakes<p>Besides, you want some real food in your belly.<p>Check out these …

Yogurt Chicken Recipe

"Very tasty yogurt-dipped, breaded chicken breasts. The yogurt makes the chicken VERY moist and the coating nice and crunchy!"<p>Ingredients<p>4 skinless, …

Low Fat

7 Cooling Recipes for Soba Noodle Salad

These Japanese noodles will be your summer go-to.<p>Make a refreshing noodle salad with earthy soba noodles. From a Thai-inspired version of peanut …

Food

Why Tahini is Having a Moment

Sesame seed paste is all the rage right now. Here's why.<p>I know what you’re thinking. You know all about tahini. It’s brown and bitter and usually …

Vegan

The Secret to Super-Moist Cake Every Time

"Moist." It's a word feared by many, but a texture favored by most—especially when it comes to cake. And if you're serving that cake for a special …

The world's 30 greatest trips right now

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>Discovery is what travel is all about. And nothing …

Melanesia

85 Homemade Pasta Sauce Recipes That Aren't Marinara

These non-marinara, creative pasta recipes will come in handy when you want to give red sauce a rest.<p>We'll always love marinara, but it's time we started seeing other sauces. From vibrantly green pesto to fiery chili oil, these pasta toppers are perfect for when you need a break from the red sauce.

Cooking

Dairy-Free Desserts

From blood orange sherbet cake with chewy chocolate crust to fluffy angel food cake with berry compote, here are Food & Wine's best dairy-free …

Dessert

Here Is the Menu for Italian Colossus La Sirena, Opening for Dinner Tonight

Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich's massive new restaurant La Sirena opens for dinner service tonight. The modern Italian trattoria surprise-opened Wednesday night for drinks, making use of a 38-foot long bar that acts as the centerpiece of the space, but tonight is when the kitchen really starts to …

Mario Batali

15 desserts for chocolate lovers

"If you’re going to eat chocolate, you might as well really go for it, right?" says Nicole Bermensolo. (Find her recipes for Dark Chocolate Brownies …

belgian brownie cakelets

Almost 10 years ago, when I was a child-free, single-chinned (bah) newlywed and this site was 6 weeks old, I passingly mentioned making the Belgian …

12 Pretzel Recipes to Satisfy Your Undeniable Salt Cravings

Pretzels are a perfect food—and so is any dish they're in.<p>Big salt clusters, elastic golden brown dough, just the right hit of salty and sweet: Pretzels are a perfect food, and so is every dish they're part of. These 11 are no exception.

Cooking

8 Best Celebrity Hair Looks This Week

This past week, we learned how to keep our multicolored manes healthy and fresh and showed you a gorg spiral braid tutorial, but what if you’re looking for more pin-worthy ‘dos? New York Fashion Week hasn’t even started yet, and our fave celebs are already giving us major hair inspiration on …

Hairstyling

The Science Behind This Mesmerizing Color-Changing Tea

Wooooooahhhh.<p>Brewing a cup of butterfly pea flower tea, made from a Southeast Asian flower, is like seeing a glow stick turn from a boring translucent-gray tube into a glimmering neon cylinder for the first time. Just add water and it's a deep midnight-cobalt blue. Squeeze in lemon, and it …

Restaurants