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7-Day Mediterranean Meal Plan: 1,200 Calories

The Mediterranean diet has long been recognized as one of the healthiest and most delicious ways to eat. Eating a Mediterranean diet can help your …

Healthy Eating

Tres Leches Cake

3.5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Cook:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>8 hours<p>This Tres Leches Cake recipe is simple, easy and …

Dessert

The Key to Cooking Fish With Extra Crispy Skin Is Drying It Out First

If you like your bass, trout, branzino, or other fish with super crispy skin, you need to dry it out a little before you get cooking.<p>According to …

Cooking

5 Ways to Flavor Your Meat While It’s Resting

To add major flavor to your meat this summer, try one of these easy, chef-approved ways to season your meat after it’s off the grill.<p>It’s almost …

BBQ

The Chart Every Meat Eater Needs To See

Because it's time to know your cuts of beef.<p>Avid meat eaters are generally pretty knowledgable about beef cuts. They know the difference between a chuck roast and a shoulder steak, and how differently each needs to be cooked. But not many occasional meat consumers know that kind of information, and …

Food

Blogs | Food & Wine

Send him your best family recipe for a chance to cook for him and Black Thought, lead MC of The Roots.<p>The chef and humanitarian talks about the …

Here's How to Make Perfect Poached Eggs Every Time

In our humble opinion, happiness is a plate of perfectly cooked eggs Benedict. But just how do we make them fluffy yet bulbous, runny yet firm? Here, a few tricks of the trade.<p><b>1. Cold, fresh eggs are key.</b> The fresher the eggs, the thicker the egg whites and the better the egg will stay together.<p><b>2.</b> …

10 Delicious Homemade Gifts for the Holidays

Don't drive yourself mad this holiday season buying impersonal gift cards, candles and lotions for the important people in your life. The best holiday gifts are homemade, and you don't need to spend days in the kitchen to make it happen. From classic holiday cut-outs to candied nuts, all of these …

8 Ways to Make Gumbo

The secret to most great gumbos is to cook the roux—a mix of flour and fat—until it’s as dark as coffee (but not burnt). Otherwise, there are as many …

Cooking

The Christmas Cookie Recipes That Will Make This Holiday Sweeter

30 of them, to be exact.<p>Before we even eat our Thanksgiving feast, the bakers in us start thinking about Christmas cookies. It's not that we can't and don't bake cookies other times of the year -- we never stop making cookies. It's that there's nothing quite as special as the cookies made for the …

Dessert

Love at First Bite: 7 Scary-Good Sweets for Halloween

Think beyond candy corns and snack-size Snickers this Halloween and indulge in some of these homemade sweets. Not only are they scary-good, they're easy to make.<p><b>1. Ghost Cupcakes</b><p>You don't have to be "that mom" to make impressive Halloween treats. These adorable ghosts are made with lollipops and …

Mulled Wine Recipes, The Cleverest Way To Drink When It's Cold Out

Bottoms up.<p>There are many great ways to drink red wine. At a dinner party, with a loved one, under the stars, but come the cold weather season the best way to drink a bottle of red is mulled. (Please note, you do not need a good bottle of red for this drink.) It’s the surest way to look forward to …

Slow Cookers

22 Things You Can Make In Your Waffle Iron

Let's not beat around the brunch: Waffles are God's gift to carb lovers everywhere.<p>But did you know there are actually plenty of other foods you can make with your prized waffle iron? Here, 22 fresh ways to use what your aunt Patricia gave ya. (It was on your registry, after all.)<p><b>Cinnamon Rolls</b><p>Use …

This Blueberry Swirl Ice Cream Recipe Is the Best of Summer in a Single Scoop

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream — a company based in Brooklyn, N.Y. that also has a presence in Los Angeles — started as a truck that sold pure, simple ice cream flavors with a punch: Warm, smooth vanilla, deep chocolate, earthy Earl Grey with a pronounced bergamot finish. But when spring and summer …