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How to Make a Cookie the Perfect Texture

Photographer:Marcus Tullis<p>Few foods conjure a feeling of childhood comfort better than a still-warm cookie and a cold glass of milk. Texture is a …

7 Asian Condiments That Make Everything Taste Delicious

Fish sauce is the best and it's time everybody understood that.<p>Fish sauce is an extremely salty, fishy-tasting brown liquid that is a by-product of fish fermentation (which is basically controlled rotting — letting bacteria feed on the sugars in food, creating lactic acid, a preservative). The fish …

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How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies

<i>Today, we're re-running one of our summertime references. A disclaimer: N</i><i>o fruit flies were harmed or killed in the writing of this post. (But we can't say we'd be sad if they had been.)</i><p>What's the only creature that loves fruit more than you do? Fruit flies. In the world of science, they're known …

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Recipe: Fava Bean Dip with Roasted Garlic and Yogurt

Sometimes eating light in January is just too darn hard. There's not a lot of green, not a lot of crunchy vegetables. So we broke down and bought a …

Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Condiments & Sauces > Hot Fudge Sauce<p>Hot Fudge Sauce<p>June 11, 2012 // 186 <i>Comments »</i><p>This hot fudge sauce was 100% …

Homemade Butterscotch Sauce

Home > Recipes by Category > Condiments & Sauces > Homemade Butterscotch Sauce<p>July 13, 2012 // 53 <i>Comments »</i><p>This has been on amazingly fun week of ice …

Peach Salsa With Pickled Red Onions and Serrano Chiles Recipe

This muy fuerte salsa is tangy and spicy, and it looks like delicious, edible confetti (which it sort of is). The quick-pickled red onions add enough acid to keep you from shoveling chips in your mouth after a bite of serrano chile, and fresh peach adds natural sweetness. As this is a pretty chunky …

Spicy and Chunky Baba Ghanoush 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>Ingredients2 large globe eggplants (about 2 pounds)1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for brushing and serving3 tablespoons …

Don't Be Scared, It's Just Pickling: How To Pickle Anything, Stress-Free

Confession time: I have been obsessed with pickles for my entire life. That's not the confession yet, I'll get to that. Some time around elementary school, my mother asked me what I'd like as my annual "big" Chanukah gift as we meandered up and down the aisles of Costco (undoubtedly gathering …

Sticky Asian Chicken Wings • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>Eating wings is an 8-finger affair (my pointed-up pinkies tend to stay clean as they are too short to get in the way), especially if you …

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Sugar Rush: Mojito Sorbetto at Bottega Italiana, San Diego

With the opening of <b>Bottega Italiana</b> in the Westfield UTC mall, San Diego's frozen dessert scene got a big boost. The Seattle import, whose other location is in the Pike Place Market, slings artisanal gelato and sorbetto, made fresh each day.<p>My eyes briefly passed over the two dozen (or so) flavors …

Skewers w/ scallions and flank steak marinated in soy sauce, sesame oil, sugar, garlic, ginger.

How to Make Cold-Brewed Coffee

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're re-running one of our summertime favorites because cold brew really is the easiest coffee method out there—as simple as one, two, steep.</i><p>Cold-brewed …

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Baguette with Chevre Scrambled Eggs and Chives

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: A breakfast sandwich that's a happy start.</i><p>Chives make me disproportionately happy. For such a waifish …

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Fruit Flies, Begone! What's Your Tried-and-True Way To Get Rid of Fruit Flies?

With the arrival or impending arrival of all this wonderful summer fruit — peaches, plums, tomatoes, all of which should be stored at room …

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Quick Healthy Breakfasts

The healthiest breakfasts are ones you make yourself with an eye toward fiber, lean protein and healthy fats. This combination keeps you running all …

25 New Sorbet Recipes To Cool Down With This Summer

A lot has been written about fire being the human race's greatest invention. We agree, until it's 97 degrees out -- then we think it's the freezer. In our minds, fewer innovations have harnessed the power of the freezer quite so fruitfully as the ice cream maker. Sorbet recipes are some of our …

Recipes: Vegetarian Eats for Your Meatless Mondays

I have been trying not to eat meat on Mondays for the past few months. I believe in the goals of the Meatless Mondays movement, for lack of a better term.<p>I really really really love eating meat, but giving up my carnivorous desires once a week is not only better for my health, but also it helps to …

'Legume' of the Week - Stonesoup

I‘m not a huge fan of celebrity chefs. Although I do love a bit of Heston and Jamie and of course Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, I find the whole chef …

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Hawaiian-Style Sesame Cabbage Salad

1 large head green cabbage, shredded into 1⁄4-inch ribbons<p>6–8 scallions, white and green parts, sliced thin (about 2 cups)<p>1⁄4 cup mirin<p>1⁄4 cup rice …

A Different Sort of Egg Salad

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Sometimes, a girl's just gotta feel French.</i><p>It’s one of those facts of life – sometimes a girl’s just …

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Expert Tip: You Don't Need to Store Whole Grains in the Freezer

Have you heard that whole grains and whole grain flours should be stored in the fridge or freezer? Keep them in the pantry and they'll go rancid or …

Scooped: Horchata Ice Cream

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Depending on where you're from, horchata means different things. In Spain, the drink is made with tigernuts, water, and sugar. In Mexico, the nuts are almonds, but rice takes the lead. Some versions have milk, some …

Recipe Of The Day: Eggplant Caponata

When life hands you too many eggplants -- like deep in the middle of August -- you should make caponata. Caponata is a traditional Sicilian recipe. And you can definitely trust Siciliy when it comes to eggplants, they have had their fill. The nice thing about caponata is that it uses the best …

Tiramisu Recipes (PHOTOS)

Tiramisu isn't the trendiest of desserts. It's a lot like spaghetti and meatballs -- a classic you enjoy eating but don't ever really get excited about. But we're hoping to change that and bring the tiramisu back to its former glory. Because with its mascarpone, lady fingers and espresso, it …

Slow Down And Make Barbecue Sauce

Barbecue sauce doesn't take nearly as long to make as barbecue itself. Actually, you can make a mean barbecue sauce in just about 15 minutes. There's not much more to it than stirring a bunch of ingredients in a saucepan and allowing the flavors to meld and thicken.<p>So when it comes to deciding …