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8 Cheaper Alternatives to Popular European Destinations

<i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/alcuin lai</i><p>Rome, Munich, the French Riviera -- all European bucket list spots renowned for their history, their culture, and their affinity for chain smoking and tiny cars. But you know else they're known for? Overpriced everything. And hoards of visitors …

18 One-Pan Breakfast Recipes That Will Send You to the Strata-sphere

Alright, show of hands. Who out there loves bread, brunch and basically all things indulgent? Looks like just about everyone. This means you <i>definitely</i> need some strata in your life. These 18 eggy, cheesy and sometimes meaty bread puddings stir together all of the usual breakfast table suspects into …

Breakfast

6 Easy Hacks for the Best Homemade Fries

Homemade fries are worth the effort. Make 'em even better with these DIY fry hacks.<p>If it's comfort food you're after, there's nothing quite like a pile of hot, fresh, salty French fries. It also happens to be just the sort of cooking project we love: Easier than it looks, and more satisfying than …

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The Quest to Find the Perfect Buffalo Wing Recipe

We set out on a quest to create the best Buffalo wing recipe. Here's what we came up with<p>We have a lot of chicken wing recipes here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. We’ve got vinegar-ed, we’ve got herbed, spicy peanut, and even crab fat-caramel (trust us, they’re delicious). But you know what we didn’t have? A good …

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Sweet and Spicy Chicken Drumsticks

4 to 6 Servings<p>March 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup Sriracha<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/4 cup mirin (sweet Japanese rice wine)<p>1/4 cup red currant or strawberry jelly<p>12 large chicken drumsticks<p>Kosher salt<p>1 cup rice flour<p>1 tablespoon cornstarch<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring Sriracha, rice vinegar, mirin, …

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Sticky Beef Ribs & Slaw | Jamie Oliver

Dark Chocolate Bread Pudding

6 to 8 Servings<p>So easy a kid could do it. No, really, let your kid do it.<p>December 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Unsalted butter, room temperature (for baking dish)<p>1 pound day-old loaf brioche or challah, sliced ½” thick<p>3 cups whole milk<p>10 ounces semisweet chocolate, coarsely chopped<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon …

Baking

Christmas Pulled Pork Sliders | Jamie & DJ BBQ

Stuffing Hash

4 Servings<p>Crowned with a fried egg and drizzled with maple syrup, stuffing hash belongs in the brunch canon.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small sweet potato<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 cups leftover stuffing<p>Pure maple syrup<p>4 large eggs, poached<p>Recipe …

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10 Beer Cocktail Recipes That Do the Impossible: Make Beer Even Better

The only thing more awesome than an ice-cold beer? An ice-cold beer cocktail<p><b>The only thing more awesome than an ice-cold beer</b>? These 10 ice-cold beer cocktails, or beers with a little extra going on (hello there, michelada).

Cocktails

Cranberry Grilled Cheese

makes 2 Servings<p>“A tart twist on the crisp, comfort-food classic.” —Dawn Perry, senior food editor<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup grated mild cheddar<p>¼ cup coarsely chopped fresh cranberries<p>4 slices sandwich bread<p>Unsalted butter<p>Dijon mustard<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine cheddar with cranberries. …

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Spiced Lamb Patties with Nutty Garlic Sauce

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>You’ll love this spiced alterna-burger with its fresh finishes; kids will love the handheld dinner.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 garlic cloves, finely grated<p>¼ cup almond butter<p>4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, divided<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 …

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How to make perfect steak: idiot-proof frying pan launches

The inventor of high-tech utensil the 'Pantelligent' believes he can make anyone into an accomplished cook. Watch out, Heston?<p>Do you lack the cooking gene? If your steak is grey and chewy, your cod is black (when it's not meant to be) and your pancakes are a flop, don't despair.<p>Technology is here …

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Heston Blumenthal's prawn cocktail recipe

Chef Heston Blumenthal shows us his take on prawn cocktail - the perfect simple starter for Christmas lunch<p>Searching for the perfect quick and easy starter? Heston Blumenthal has the answer.<p>Here, the chef shows us his twist on Seventies stalwart prawn cocktail.<p>He shows us how to make a Marie Rose …

Corned beef hash with roast tomatoes recipe

Speedy weeknight suppers: Don't be put off by the corned beef - this is a really satisfying recipe<p>This store cupboard supper is real after-work comfort food. With hot English mustard and plenty of Worcestershire sauce to sharpen the flavours of the meat, potatoes and onion, it is a lot more …

Brilliant Banoffee Pie | Donal Skehan

50 Cast-Iron Skillet Recipes

Put the hardest working pan in your kitchen to good use.<p><b>If you want a good, hard sear on a piece of meat</b>, grab a cast iron skillet. Looking to add minerals to your food? Ditto. Just want a workhorse of a pan that will take you from fried eggs to a free-form apple galette? You know what to do. The …

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Rose Prince’s baking club: milk bread plait recipe

Our weekly column shows you the way to beautiful bread and consummate cake. This week: milk bread plait<p>The architecture of baking – the many forms and shapes of loaves and rolls – does not at first seem to have much of a point beyond the baker exercising a little extra skill. The greatness of any …

Garlic-and-Rosemary Grilled Chicken with Scallions

4 Servings<p>Make sure you keep your grill at a steady medium-level heat; if it’s too hot, the chicken will char without cooking through.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 3½–4-lb. chicken, backbone removed<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>4 sprigs rosemary<p>2 heads of garlic, halved crosswise<p>2 …

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50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

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55 Creative Rice Recipes For Our Favorite Pantry Staple

These 55 dinner recipes with rice are nutritious and easy to make.<p><b>When it comes to versatile, healthy ingredients</b>, rice tops our list. It's a people-pleasing pantry staple worth having around, whether you prefer the short-grain brown variety, black rice, or classic jasmine (we like to keep all …

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Creamy Queso with Chorizo

8 Servings<p>In defense of Velveeta: It might be lowbrow, but its texture is supreme.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>6 oz. fresh chorizo, casings removed<p>2½ cups half-and-half<p>8 oz. Velveeta cheese, cut into cubes<p>8 oz. Monterey Jack cheese, grated<p>8 oz. sharp cheddar, grated<p>2 …

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37 Curry Recipes For When Nothing Else Will Do

Curry lovers of the world, spice up your life (with these 37 recipes).<p>Curry lovers of the world, spice up your life (with these 37 recipes). It's what the Spice Girls (and Future You) would want.

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30 Homemade Candy Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Candy is awesome. Homemade candy is better—here are 30 recipes we love.<p><b>Is there anything better than eating handfuls of candy</b> until you teeter on the edge of sheer bliss and belly-aching agony? We say no. There's only one way to make this time-honored pastime better, and that's indulging in …

Dessert

47 Fall Soup Recipes That Are Cozy & Warming

Fall is PSL and pretty leaves season, sure, but it's also the start of soup season—and here are 47 of our favorite recipes for autumn.<p><b>Soups, stews, bisques, chilis</b>—now's the time to make them in the chunky knit sweater you've been storing in the back of your closet since this time last year. It's …

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How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …

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How to Make Classic Pad Thai | Cooking with Poo

Meatballs & String Beans Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Could meatballs with string beans—a Southern Italian (via New England) taste of summer's end—be the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we're using this new series as an opportunity to</i> …

Italian Food

Mashed Potato Croquettes

Makes 18 Servings<p>We thought mashed potatoes' stock plummeted on Day 2—until we had these croquettes. Crispy yet creamy, potatoes might be better as leftovers.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large egg yolks<p>2 cups cold mashed potatoes<p>½ cup grated Parmesan<p>2 tablespoons fresh chives, chopped<p>1 tablespoon …

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