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If You've Never Made Hummingbird Cake, You're Missing Out

This Southern classic is just what your Easter feast needs.<p>A Southern dessert staple, Hummingbird Cake takes its name from the fact that it tastes so good, you'll hum when you eat it. How can you resist that? Hummingbird Cake is a dense cinnamon-spiced dessert made with ripe bananas and crushed …

Dessert

How to Make Sticky, Messy, Syrupy Baklava Without a Recipe

<b>The most fascinating thing about baklava—to me at least—is just how different a bite of baklava can taste across different Middle Eastern borders.</b> I've had an Ethiopian slice scented with coffee and walnuts, an Armenian iteration chock-full of cinnamon and cloves, and a syrupy sweet square from the …

Baking

This Is the Most Pinned Pie Recipe on Pinterest

No one can resist this savory maple bacon breakfast pie!<p>The pie gods have smiled down upon us and graced us with this savory, cheesy, bacony treat just in time for March 14, also known as "Pi Day" (because it's 3.14 — get it?). Praise be!<p>Not only is this breakfast pie crazy-out-of-this-world-good, …

'The Expanse:' Best Science-Fiction Show In A Decade

The smoke has now cleared on the first season of SyFy's ambitious adaptation of <i>The Expanse</i> books.<p>Just before the series aired, I wrote a post pleading to the gods of science fiction to please, please, please not let television destroy this thing of beauty I love so dearly. With the final credits …

Science Fiction

Baked Oatmeal Breakfast Bars Recipe

"I wanted an on-the-go oatmeal bar without the artificial ingredients of commercial bars. This is the base for the bars, a recipe easily modified to …

Gooey Desserts

These spectacular desserts include molten chocolate cake, double-chocolate peanut butter pie and gooey walnut brownies.

Fresh-baked Naan with Cumin and Caramelized Onion

This naan is smothered in perfectly caramelized onions and season with cumin seeds. <b>Slideshow:</b> Indian Recipes

Cuban Roast Pork Sandwiches with Mojo Sauce

This recipe makes about 1 cup of citrusy, garlicky mojo sauce, much more than enough for 2 sandwiches. <b>Fast Pork Recipes</b> <b>More Sandwich Recipes</b>

This is the only recipe you’ll need to nail your next beef-and-beer stew

A beef stew is a beef stew is a beef stew — unless you live in France, where stews have particular names depending on the cut of the meat in them, the booze they float in (there’s almost always something alcoholic) or the part of the country they come from.<p>A daube traditionally is made with cubes …

Onions

9 Warm Smoothies That Will Completely Change Your Breakfast Game

When your alarm starts buzzing at 7AM and it’s just too cold to get out from under the covers (we’ve ALL been there), the last thing you want is a cold smoothie for breakfast. What’s a girl to do when that seems like the only quick and healthy breakfast option and it’s absolutely <i>freezing</i> outside? …

24 Valentine's Day Desserts That Are Better Than A Date

All the chocolate.<p>Unless you're one of the lucky few, Valentine's Day sucks. It either makes you feel like you're all alone (don't worry, you're not) or it convinces you that the romance from your relationship has simmered to a neutral (not true, either). The expectations of love for this one …

Dessert

How to Make Baked Oatmeal Without a Recipe

Learning how to make baked oatmeal will save your winter morning. I always have a hard time getting out of bed, but especially on cold mornings. I …

What Kids Need From Grown-Ups (But Aren't Getting)

Erika Christakis' new book, <i>The Importance of Being Little</i>, is an impassioned plea for educators and parents to put down the worksheets and flash cards, ditch the tired craft projects (yes, you, Thanksgiving Handprint Turkey) and exotic vocabulary lessons, and double-down on one, simple …

Education

Memorize This One-Bowl Cake Recipe (Then Make It Your Own)

Who doesn’t need an easy little cake to nibble with a cup of tea?<p>You can frost this one with chocolate or use it to make an easy layer cake, shortcake, or trifle... or splash with juice, syrup, or liqueurs and top with whipped cream and fruit. Or simply add flavorful seeds—poppy, toasted sesame, …

Dessert

Little French Fudge Cakes

If you can melt chocolate and stir, you can make these cakes, and no commercial mix has chocolate as good as this. Quality chocolate is like …

Dessert

Remembering Alan Rickman Through One of Our Favorite Clips

At the Food52 Holiday Market, we played <i>Love Actually</i>, along with other holiday movies, on a loop. The 2003 blockbuster played mostly as a backdrop, but when Alan Rickman came onto the screen, those close to the display would quote back his lines, mimicking the dry, yet commanding delivery that made …

Movies

Wildlife photographer of the year people's choice award - in pictures

Thomas Vijayan’s image of grey langurs was the overwhelming favourite among the almost 20,000 nature photography lovers that voted in the Wildlife photographer of the year people’s choice award. This year’s vote showcased 25 images, preselected by the jury from more than 42,000 submissions from …

Wildlife

40 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books That Will Rock Your World In 2016

2015 was a fantastic year for books, including a lot of titles that did things we’d never seen before. But 2016 looks like it could be just as …

These Healthy Snack Recipes Are So Easy To Make, You Have No Excuse

Seriously.<p>Many health-conscious eaters start off the day on the right foot. With hours of sleep fueling us with energy, it's easy to make a healthy choice for breakfast. And sometimes opting for the salad over that slice of pizza for lunch is a cinch. But where most of us break is when the …

Healthy Eating

Rich and Flavorful Guinness Beef Stew With Potatoes Recipe

Irish beef stew made with Guinness is a pub classic, but the truth is that Guinness loses a lot of its already-mild roasted flavor during the time it takes to cook a stew. This version fixes that by reinforcing the beer's flavors.<p><b>Editor's Note:</b> This recipe originally called for an oven temperature …

2015 Was A Great Year for Fantasy Novels

The end (of 2015) is nigh. About a week ago I finished Kate Elliott’s <i>Black Wolves</i>, a book that I’ve recommended to nearly everyone who can even …

Books

Editor's Choice: F&W's 10 Best Dessert Recipes of 2015

F&W's Food Director Kate Heddings picks the very best of the best from the 2015 Food & Wine archives.<p>I stand behind every dessert we publish, but …

Yes, You Can Make Cheese Out Of Greek Yogurt. Here's How.

And it's delicious.<p>Cheese-making is often thought as an activity best left in the hands of professionals -- it involves live enzymes, after all -- but this is not always the case. Some cheeses are so easy to make at home it's a shame you haven't been making (and eating) them your whole life. …

Breakfast

Lentejas (Mexican Lentil Stew) Recipe on Food52

• 1 cup dried green lentils<br>• 4 cups water<br>• 4 cloves of garlic, 2 smashed with the side of a knife, 2 finely minced<br>• 1 white onion, 1/2 sliced and 1/2 finely chopped<br>• 1 tablespoon vegetable oil (or other light neutral cooking oil)<br>• 4 slices of thick center cut bacon, cut into 1/2 inch lardons<br>• 1/2 teaspoon …

Food Preservation

Don't Mess Up Miso Soup. Avoid These Common Mistakes

Make miso soup so good, you'll swear it's from your favorite takeout joint. Just don't make these amateur mistakes.<p>Miso soup is deceptively simple. It contains just a handful of ingredients: fermented bean paste (a.k.a. miso), vegetables, and hot water or stock. Heck, you don't even have to use …

Subpar

Easy 1-Bowl Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

My oatmeal cookies are thick and chewy, thanks to a resting period that lets the oats soak up moisture from the dough. A blend of white and brown sugar ensures crispy edges and butterscotch-y middles. Raisins may be traditional, but I love the way dried cranberries or cherries offer a naturally …

How To Make A Nutella Latte And Be A Holiday Hero

So easy. So good.<p>Nutella lattes are the perfect union of two truly great things in life. Creamy, rich hazelnut chocolate swirled into a warm, caffeinated latte -- it's beautiful. So the question is, why aren't we drinking more Nutella lattes? (And why do we waste so much time on ordinary mochas?)<p>We …

Nutella

pull-apart rugelach

The single most frequently asked (possibly rhetorical but I’ve never let that stop me before) question in regards to the sweet recipes on this site …

Baking