Eric L Macdonald

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12 Easy Skillet Dinner Ideas When You Need to Keep It Simple

We'd be hard-pressed to think of a meal better-suited to weeknight cooking than a one-skillet dish. These recipes are easy to prep, easy to clean, …

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15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

Cooking

35 Old-Fashioned Blueberry Desserts You Should Have in Your Recipe Box

Blue-stained hands down, blueberry desserts are one of the best things about summer. Stash these vintage recipes so you can make the most of all …

Dessert

Grandma's Quick Cream Cake Recipe - Jamie's Feast

This vintage cream cake recipe is so simple and easy to prepare and very delicious! Vintage does not necessarily have to mean that you need to spend …

Dessert

65+ Classic Homemade Cake Recipes

17 Things You Can Make In A KitchenAid Mixer

Everything from sticky rolls to pizza dough.

How to Throw an Instant Pot Dinner Party - Chowhound

I have to admit something.<p>As I’m writing this, I just finished an ad-lib recipe in my own Instant Pot and I was devilishly careless. Working loosely …

11 Bakery Favorites You Can Make at Home

Breakfast lovers, listen up. We’ve figured out a way for you to enjoy show-stopping scones, sticky buns, Bundt cakes, and pastries without ever …

Classic desserts including Raymond Blanc’s lemon tart and Richard Bertinet’s tarte tatin, selected by Observer Food Monthly<p>I’m sure everyone knows the story of how this tart is supposed to have been created accidentally by <i>les demoiselles</i> Tatin, the Tatin sisters, but in case you haven’t … One of …

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Taste Beyond The Tongue

21 Healthier Ways To Eat Chocolate

No diet should come between you and chocolate.

Bread Baking 101 for Beginners | The Art of Manliness

My bread-baking hobby all started with a Netflix documentary. <i>Cooked</i>, based on Michael Pollan’s book of the same name, explores the origins of food in …

Shibuya Honey Toast

How to make the sweet bread bowl to rule them all<p>Preheat the oven to 350°. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.<p>In a small bowl, …

72 Insanely Popular Dinners You Have To Try In 2017

Everything you need for a delicious year.

Mastering the Elusive Macaron

How to make the world's perfect cookie.<p>There’s the coconut-based macaroon, wet and miserably dense. And then there’s the ambrosial French <i>macaron</i> — …

Homemade Peppermint Bark: An Easy Recipe for DIY Holiday Gifting

Why send off the same old store-bought chocolate this holiday season when a tin of homemade peppermint bark is (literally) so much cooler? This recipe produces a beautiful batch with just 15 minutes of effort<p>AS A CHILD I liked only one holiday treat better than candy canes snitched off our …

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Holiday cookie bakers, here’s your secret weapon: 1 dough, 5 fabulous results

Bakers, to your ovens! It’s cookie time for real and true. The sweetest time of the year is here, and it’s never too soon to start stocking your freezer for the coming weeks and your cookie jar for today.<p><i>[Make the recipe: Dorie Greenspan’s Do-Almost-Anything Vanilla Cookie Dough]</i><p>I’ve got a bunch of …

What is Tapioca, Anyway?

That is the question I asked myself in the dry goods section of my grocery store, surveying the shelf of tapioca products. We're likely best acquainted with tapioca in the form of tapioca pudding, or as the gummy pearls swimming at the bottom of our bubble tea, or as something we stir a spoonful of …

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Pound Cake Recipes

Here are Food & Wine's best pound cake recipes. Find recipes for lemon pound cake, chocolate pound cake and more.

Dessert

Rebuilt Chicken Parmesan: Possibly THE Perfect Family Meal

Chicken Parmesan has the potential to achieve that rare dinner feat: Pleasing everyone. I think I know why. It's crave-worthy food for adults that …

16 Reasons We've Got the Blues(berries)

"Blueberries as big as the end of your thumb," Robert Frost's poem, "Blueberries," begins. "Real sky-blue, and heavy, and ready to drum." We here at Food52, though, are accepting of all blueberries: small, medium, and thumb tip-sized. Size doesn't matter when they're all covered in crumble, put …

9 Delicious Dressings That Make Anything Taste Awesome

It's all about the dressing. These homemade salad dressings are so delicious, you'll want to eat them with a spoon.<p><b>1. Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing</b><p>Cool, creamy, tangy and garlicky, this homemade ranch dressing tastes so much better than the mass-produced bottled stuff in grocery stores. Try it …

Better Than Pop-Tarts: Danish Raspberry Bars

If you think this is a Pop-Tart, think again. As I peered through countless bakery cases on my recent trip to Copenhagen, I came face to face with the household toaster pastry's Danish doppelganger, the <i>Hindbærsnitter</i>, or raspberry bar. While the resemblance to the cardboard-like snack is striking …

8 Easter Desserts That Will Impress Your Guests

These Easter desserts are as impressive as they are delicious. Get ready for the oohs and aahs!<p><b>1. Strawberry & Rhubarb Crisp</b><p>One of the easiest and best desserts I know. Tart rhubarb and sweet strawberries bubbling away in their own juices beneath a crunchy oat streusel topping. Serve warm out of …

11 of Your Favorite Kid Foods, All Grown Up

Let's be honest: No matter your age, you're never above a gooey grilled cheese sandwich or piping hot bowl of mac and cheese. Here are eleven grown-up versions of your favorite childhood classics, so you can eat like a kid without compromising the air of adulthood.<p><b>Gnocchi Mac and Cheese</b><p>The only …

Your New Favorite Chocolate Cake

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: The perfect chocolate cake recipe has been sitting in your pantry all along, patiently waiting for you to discover it.</i><p>Today feels like …

Sometimes You Just Need Pudding; Here Are 11 Recipes

Chocolate, vanilla, rice, and tapioca—we love all pudding equally. Here are 11 great recipes for it.<p><b>There's something very comforting about pudding</b>, whether it is of the chocolate or rice variety. It's just you, a bowl, and a spoon, ya know? We feel you. Here are 11 recipes to satiate that need.

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Jell-O Frosting Is A Thing. Here's How To Make It.

You know how Jell-O comes in all those different fruity flavors? Well, you can turn all of them into frosting. Watermelon frosting. Strawberry-banana frosting. Yes, even Melon Fusion frosting. All thanks to the Jell-O frosting recipe.<p>Don't worry, the frosting isn't going to be anotherthe brand's …

6 Warm, Fresh-Baked Breads That Steal The Spotlight

These warm, fresh-baked breads and biscuits make a delicious addition to any meal -- don't be surprised if they upstage everything else on the table!<p><b>1. Rosemary Focaccia</b><p>Expecting company? Focaccia is a flavorful and easy-to-make Italian flat bread that feeds a crowd. This classic version is topped …

Trusty Ingredient Combinations You Should Keep On Hand For Easy Dinners

Cooking dinner night after night can be a chore. No matter how much you love to cook, thinking up and putting together dinner recipes every night can feel like a burden. But it doesn't have to be this way. If you arm yourself with some essential ingredient combinations, making dinner can be almost …