Shireen Alam

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Warm Your Belly With These 17 Hearty Fall Soups

We love summer, but we’re totally over it. We’re ready to embrace the crisp cool air and the leaves crunching beneath our feet, chunky scarves and rain boots, tasty cider cocktails and soft pumpkin muffins. What we look forward to most, however, is all that delicious comfort food — including hearty …

Cooking

You'll be Amazed by These 10 Creative Ways to Cook Eggs

Research has proven that eggs are a nutritious super food. You can eat them for better health and better living, so it’s time to seriously …

9 Great Dairy-Free Milkshake Recipes

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Whether you're lactose intolerant, vegan, or looking for alternatives to dairy, you're about to see just how many ways you won't …

The Elements of Great Gravlax, the Easiest Luxury Food You Can Make at Home

When I think of luxury foods, I think of things that are expensive enough that I'd buy them only in very small quantities, as an occasional indulgence, if at all. White truffles? <i>No thanks.</i> Caviar? <i>Lemme grab a</i> really small <i>spoon.</i> Cured fish like lox and sable? <i>I'll get three-quarters of a pound of</i> …

Here's A Diet For People Who Really Love Food

Bon Appétit magazine's fifth annual Food Lover's Cleanse is here and it looks amazing — albeit a little intimidating — but SO DELICIOUS.<p>For the fifth year in a row, <i>Bon Appétit</i> has just published their post-holiday, get-healthy eating plan called The Food Lover's Cleanse. It's two weeks' worth of …

Peruvian chicken soup recipe

A wholesome bowl of chicken, potatoes and hard-boiled eggs in a herby, chilli-flecked broth.<p><i>Serves six</i><p>2.2kg (5lb) chicken<br>2 leeks, roughly chopped<br>2 sticks celery, roughly chopped<br>2 carrots, roughly chopped<br>1 cube ginger root, 2.5cm (1in) square, peeled and sliced<br>1 head garlic, halved horizontally<br>9 …

Recipes

16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …

Dessert

Nigella Lawson and Yotam Ottolenghi's recipes for edible Christmas treats

From gingerbread tree decorations to chocolate fudge, celebrity chefs show how to create delicious, homemade Christmas gifts you won't want to hand over<p>Yotam Ottolenghi's Champagne chocolates<p>Choose the best dark chocolate you can find to make these marvellous truffles (well, not quite truffles, …

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19 New Holiday Cookies to Make Right Now

When thinking about the holidays, a few things come to mind — joy, gifts, family and indulgence. Sure, there is slow roasted poultry and ham, buckets of mac and cheese (or at least, we hope you have buckets of mac and cheese) and finally, holiday cookies. If you’re guilty of under-appreciating …

Dessert

Spaghetti al Farouk

This is a unique dish, and one that is near and dear to my heart. When I was a girl, my family owned a beach house on Abruzzo's Adriatic coast. I …

Dry-Fried Pork with Zucchini Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients5 tablespoons peanut or vegetable oil1 medium-sized zucchini, about 8 ounces, split in half lengthwise and cut into …