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Make Malfatti: Fluffy Ricotta Dumplings That Are So Much Easier Than Gnocchi

Little pillows of ricotta, Parmesan, flour, and egg. That’s it!<p>One of my favorite locations is in bed, asleep, which is why these ricotta dumplings shaped like tiny, freshly plumped pillows were calling to me. <i>Malfatti</i> translates to “badly made,” which calls to me even more. In this recipe from …

Italian Food

How to Make Ginger Pork and Cucumber Salad - Best Ginger Pork and Cucumber Salad Recipe

Danielle Occhiogrosso Daly<p>Freshen up this spicy pork bowl with fresh mint and cilantro.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p><b>Nutritional information</b> …

Food

Nigel Slater’s paneer, cashew and aubergine korma recipe

The recipe<p>Make a spice mix in a food processor blender by grinding the following ingredients to a paste: 2 cloves of garlic, a 20g piece of ginger, peeled, 2 tsp each of ground turmeric, garam masala, ground coriander, ground cumin and the black seeds from 6 green cardamom pods.<p>Add 1 tsp of ground …

Cheese

What IS Nut Cheese, Exactly, and Can't We Call It Something Else?

Here's how the vegan cheese gets made.<p>It’s no surprise that the food world has long looked down on nut cheese. Made from nut milk instead of animal milk, supermarket-brand vegan cheese often lacks the creaminess, depth of flavor, and, yes, cheesiness of its dairy-filled counterpart. (The somewhat …

artisanal

These 5 Cheese Plates Are Perfect, So Copy Them Exactly

We did the pairing work for you—all you need to do is buy the cheese.<p>A great cheese plate surprises us, not just in that “I found a new cheese that I love” way, but by transforming how we think about the world of cheese, and ultimately, ourselves. Is this is a ridiculous amount of power to cede to …

Gruyere

The Most Gorgeous Waterfall in Every State

Can a bucket list have 50 entries? Your's may soon have a few more after you check out these top beauties all around the country.<p>Located in Bankhead …

Hiking

You Need to Know These 10 Ways to Turn Yogurt into Dessert

Among the staples in my refrigerator, a tub of yogurt ranks high. Not only do I reach for it every morning at breakfast, but I also find myself …

Breakfast

This Tiny Group of Indonesian Islands Needs to Be on Your Bucket List

The Gili Islands might as well be renamed "heaven on earth." All you have to do is Google search a few photos of this dream destination and you'll agree. If you've decided it will be your next holiday destination or it's on your bucket list, there are a few things to consider before deciding which …

Asia Travel

McIlhenny Co. Marks Its 150th Anniversary With Special Tabasco

Tabasco is not just one sauce. These days, there are green, sriracha and scorpion versions, among others. But the fanciest one on the list has just been introduced to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the McIlhenny Company, the producer based on Avery Island, La. Bottled with gold foil and packed …

Mashed

'It’s Puerto Rican Because I Made it'

Von Diaz, author of Coconuts & Collards, on breaking stereotypes about her island’s food.<p>On the surface, <i>Coconuts & Collards</i> by <b>Von Diaz</b> is a cookbook slash memoir about a family’s journey from Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico to Atlanta and the blending of Puerto Rican and Southern dishes in Diaz’s kitchen. …

Caribbean

How to Get a V-Cut Stomach

Six pack abs are arguably the most desired physical feature for fitness enthusiasts. And save for the rare case, six-pack abs are visual proof of …

Workouts

The Chocolate Cake That Changed Everything

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> From Sweet Laurel Bakery’s cookbook: “This was the cake that changed everything. …

Dessert

6 Reasons Why Chemistry Is a Necessity For Relationships

• Popsugar<br>• Love & Sex<br>• Dating<p>How Important Is Chemistry in a Relationship?<p>6 Reasons Why Chemistry Is a Necessity For Relationships<p>Shares<p>Chemistry is …

Relationships

I'm a Vegan CrossFitter, and This Is What I Eat in a Day

I am proof that not all CrossFitters are Paleo and vegans can absolutely thrive and crush their WODS! I'm living proof. I've successfully been eating plant-based for the entire (almost) two years that I've been doing CrossFit, and I have the energy, the endurance, and the muscle gains to prove …

Healthy Eating

Want To Prevent Inflammation & Autoimmune Disease? Here's Where To Start

In the last four years of my private practice as an integrative medicine doctor, I have personally witnessed the rise of autoimmune conditions. It …

Wellness

These Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes Are Basically Burritos—But Way Healthier

When I'm at a loss for what to make for dinner, I often turn to Southwestern flavors and ingredients. I know that some combination of black or pinto …

Sweet Potatoes

For One Fine-Dining Chef, Cutting Food Waste Saves The Planet And The Bottom Line

Where other chefs might see kitchen trash, Tim Ma finds treasure — for his culinary creations, and his bottom line.<p>In Ma's kitchen at his popular Washington, D.C., restaurant, Kyirisan, sea bass filets are served to diners, the bones becoming the basis for stocks while the heads might be deep fried …

Food

This trick will stop your thighs chafing in the heat

And it doesn't involve Vaseline or talcum powder.<p>The sun has finally arrived and as a result, we're all feeling bloody hot. This isn't a complaint …

Women's Health

The Prettiest Rhubarb Cake to Make Right Now

Rhubarb comes and goes so fast, I usually only make the tail end of the season. And I <i>always</i> make the same thing: a strawberry rhubarb pie. Now, this …

Dessert

Beet Wellington—Or How to Wellington Anything

As I prepared to write this article, I’ll admit I wasn’t entirely surprised by the reactions I received when I used the word “Wellington.” It was usually met with sharp breaths, even shock, as well as a bit of appetite-inducing admiration. This is one of those dishes—old fashioned/classic, to be …

Baking

Savour Punjabi fare sans calories

Punjab Grill recently opened its doors to patrons in and around Khan Market. Its USP is its penchant for serving typical North Indian fare with a …

Spices

These are the supplements every vegan should take, according to experts

Studies suggest that vegan diets offer a host of wide-ranging benefits, from staving off arthritis to, um, helping you find love. (Okay, maybe the …

Diets

Seriously, though: What's so great about monogamy?

They were high school sweethearts, sort of: Britt and John met in middle school right outside of Houston, the kind of place where the person you end …

Relationships

Fig & Goat Cheese Salad Recipe

From: EatingWell.com, August 2017<p>The sweet-and-savory combination of the figs and earthy goat cheese will surely satisfy the palate. If you can't …

Food

Novel antioxidant makes old blood vessels seem young again

Older adults who take a novel antioxidant that specifically targets cellular powerhouses, or mitochondria, see aging of their blood vessels reverse …

Wellness

Tip: Eat Dinner, Die a Few Hours Later?

New research shows that a single unhealthy meal can have devastating effects.<p>When I first started writing for bodybuilding magazines in the early …

Nutrition

Argentine Empanadas Are the Ultimate Crowdpleasers

I lived in Argentina for a little under a year, and I probably ate enough empanadas to average one a day. Ubiquitous, really good, addicting—all understatements to describe the palm-size pockets that house melted Roquefort cheese, crumbled beef, pulled chicken with chopped olives. They are, in many …

Argentina

11 Sweet Scone Recipes You'll Want to Bake Immediately

Wherever you stand on the age-old debate of which comes first, jam or cream, one thing is certain: scones are truly delicious. And if you're open to a few lively flavors, we've found some rather worthy additions to add to your repertoire alongside the classic British scone recipe. From chocolate …

Breakfast

Beautiful Madeira, the island of eternal springtime

<b>(CNN) —</b> Year-round spring climate. Mountains soaring from an ocean of deepest blue. An abundance of exotic fruit and superlative seafood. Unusual wines.<p>Madeira seems to be the island that has it all. Yet Portugal's "pearl of the Atlantic" has always had an image problem.<p>"Dreary, stuffy little …

European Travel

10 Taco Recipes from Around the World

1 of 10<p>Texas-Style Puffy Barbacoa Tacos<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>New England Lobster Roll Tacos<p>3 of 10<p>Japanese Tako Tacos<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Miami Cubano …

New England