Shannon Melvin

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Peach and Aperol Bellini Recipe

In this chic twist on the classic brunch drink, Aperol adds a beautiful blush color and a hint of bitterness to the mix. Each bottle of wine will yield about 5 servings, so stock up accordingly. You can refrigerate unused portion of peach mixture in an airtight container for up to one week.<p><b>About</b> …

French Onion Soup with Braised Short Ribs Recipe

Go ahead and make the soup a day ahead—it'll benefit. However, it's best to store the short ribs separately. When making the soup in advance, don't place the crouton in the broth or top with cheese until you're ready to eat. Warm the broth first, as the broiler won't warm the broth through if it's …

Katharine Hepburn Brownies

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 9 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>40 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour<p>The famous recipe for Katharine Hepburn’s brownies.<p>Ingredients:<p>½ …

Hummingbird Cake

May 13, 2013<p>I made my mom this cake Sunday afternoon. A Hummingbird Cake and it was so good.<p>This cake is basically healthy. At least in my mind it is.<p>…

Spring Salad with Asparagus and Soft-Boiled Eggs

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A simple pleasure of spring, meant to be enjoyed alone.</i><p>We tend to often think and write about cooking as something we do for others, but once in a while, I think it is …

Gluten-Free Spinach and Onion Tart Recipe

For a quick meal, consider making the tart crust the night before you plan to serve the tart. You can either fully bake the tart (filling and baking it the day you serve it) or you can prepare the tart through step two. This way, it's waiting for you in the freezer. You can then bake while you …

Tacos with Sea Scallops Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from | Just Tacos | Taunton, 2011<p>This dish is a departure from classic Mexican tacos and is inspired by a chef of modern …

Mexico City

The Tuesday Treat: Lemon Yogurt Cake

<b>Lemon Yogurt Cake</b>, <i>adapted from orangette</i><p><i>This cake is as simple as can be to put together; I especially love that it’s a one-bowl, which means less</i> …

Dessert

Carrot Muffins

<i>Merrill's baby Clara is finally old enough to eat solid foods. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon and a minimal amount of fuss, Merrill steps into the fray.</i><p><i>Today: A mother-daughter food ritual. And carrot muffins.</i><p>Clara and I have established our first food ritual. At nearly 16 months, …

Eight Seriously Simple Summer Snacks with Archer Farms

Eight Seriously Simple Summer Snacks.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 14, 2013 85<p>… with Archer Farms. aka Target. aka… my favorite place on Earth.<p>If you’ve read this …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Crisps Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Nancy Baggett | Simply Sensational Cookies | Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012<p>If there were any doubt that the lines …

Mini Cream Cheese + Chive Biscuits

Mini Cream Cheese + Chive Biscuits.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 15, 2013 85<p>Everything is better when tiny.<p>This is what you get when you combine a few ingredients …

Lamb Korma Recipe

Are you a lover of books? My father, the English teacher, instilled in us an appreciation for literature.<p>When I find a book I love I want to yell …

Spring Roll in a Bowl

I realized this week that I use <b>Instagram</b> at a mini vacation from work. I click on my phone, tap into the Instagram app and scroll through images of …

Chocolate Therapy Cake

Today I'm joining a talented group of ladies to help celebrate the fantastic flavors of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream! This theme week is the brain child …

Choose Your Own Adventure: 5-Minute, No-Bake Granola Bars

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: A granola bar you don't have to bake, with a recipe that won't tie you down.</i><p>Summer is quickly approaching, which means more picnics, hikes, outdoor walks, and other …

White Bean Salad with Peas and Mint

Intro<p>It’s not out of life’s character to move quickly, to come and go while often leaving a path of destruction not unlike the upended houses and …

Split Pea Soup with Vegetables

<b>Vegetarian Split Pea Soup with Vegetables and Spinach</b><p><i>Simple and nourishing, this is one of my go-to soups. Play around with different vegetables as</i> …

Softshell Crab Sandwiches with Rémoulade Slaw

Make the rémoulade: Combine the first seven ingredients in a bowl and season with Tabasco, salt, and pepper. Put cabbage into a medium bowl and toss …

Sandwiches

Watermelon, Strawberry, Basil Salad {2 ways}

Lemon Blueberry Cake (Ricotta Pound Cake)

It’s the beginning of blueberry season over here; let the parade of baked goods begin!<p>I had a basket of blueberries giving me the eye the other …

Dessert

Nutella Swirled Banana Bread

Raspberry Lemon Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Cupcakes