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The One Thing You Should Never Do When Making Banana Bread

A loaf of banana bread can fix many problems in a Southern household. Need a gift to give to a new neighbor? Wrap up a loaf of banana bread. Want a …

Southern Soda Bread

Southern Soda Bread<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Whisk together first 5 ingredients in a large bowl. Make a well in center of mixture. Add buttermilk, …

Chocolate Irish Cream Brownies

These chocolate Irish cream brownies are so rich, moist, creamy and very chocolatey! So, if you like chocolate then this dessert is must-make! Plus, …

Lemon Bar Cheesecake

Lemon Bar Cheesecake<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Pulse first 3 ingredients in a food processor 3 or 4 times or just until blended. Add butter, and pulse 5 or …

Best Cookies ‘N Cream Cheesecake

Using a hand-held electric mixer or a stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment, beat the cream cheese and granulated sugar until smooth and …

Cinnamon Roll Swirl Cake

Cinnamon Roll Swirl Cake<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a large bowl, mix all the ingredients together except for the butter.<p>Step 2<p>once mixed ...slowly pour …

Our 5 Favorite Ways to Eat Butternut Squash

Of all the marvelous varieties of winter squash out there, butternut would win the popularity contest by a landslide. It's the people's squash, which …

Healthy Eating

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Chocolate Babka Makes the Best Bread Pudding

Man does not live by bread alone, but he could give it a shot with babka<p>Close your eyes and imagine a cross between toast, cake, and French toast. …

Breakfast

Slow Cooker Cheesy Cottage Potatoes

Serve these savory taters on the side or make them the star attraction<p>Cottage potatoes can be both a side dish and a main dish—especially at …

The most popular Instant Pot is the lowest price it's been all year

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Cooking

You Can Get an Instant Pot for 30% Off Today

But you've got to get on it<p>Here are a few things an Instant Pot can do for you: It can cook rice perfectly. It can cook dried beans in a flash. It's …

Why I Love Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone Even Though I Eat Meat

It's the book our food director pulls off the shelf again and again.<p><i>This cookbook is one of our all-time favorites. In fact, it's on the list of 13 Healthyish Cookbooks That Changed the Way We Eat.</i><p>I purchased my copy of <b>Deborah Madison</b>’s <i>Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone</i> in 1999, which I know for a …

Recipes

Using Science and History to Unlock the Secrets of Bread

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Two years ago in Paris, Nathan Myhrvold wandered the Louvre on a mission, camera in hand, documenting every image of bread that he could find. “Sadly, art historians don’t catalog paintings by whether or not there’s bread in them,” he said.<p>So Mr. Myhrvold, the former chief …

10 Comforting Meals for Busy Fall Weeknights

Every year, like clockwork, as soon as that cool chill hits the air in early fall I instantly look forward to a meal plan filled with as many …

Cooking

10 Chefs' Tips for Upgrading Slow Cooker Recipes

Your slow cooker food doesn't need to be bland and boring. These tips will transform the way you think about Crock Pots.<p>Slow cooker recipes can be mushy bombs sometimes, but they don't have to. We've all had a watery, bland soup or an overcooked chicken "casserole"—and those dishes were victims of …

Cooking

Gonzo Grill

Gonzo Grill is a gas burning stove that features cast iron surfaces to cook the most diverse types of food on it, choose the griddle or grid, …

Chicken Parmesan-Stuffed Garlic Bread

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 boneless, skinless chicken breast<br>• 2 cups flour<br>• 4 eggs, beaten<br>• 2 cups seasoned breadcrumbs<br>• 1 cup oil, for frying<br>• 1 large baguette<br>• 10–12 slices mozzarella cheese<br>• Marinara sauce, for dipping<p>Garlic butter<p>1/3 cup melted butter<br>• 3 cloves garlic, minced<br>• 1 tablespoon chopped parsley<br>• 1 tablespoon grated …

Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberry-Lemon Compote

If you’re in a bit of a time crunch, these lemon-ricotta pancakes are remarkably light and delectable on their own. They would also be fantastic made with raspberries or huckleberries.<p>Ingredients<p>4 cups fresh blueberries (about 1½ pounds), divided<p>¼ cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt, …

Baking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Slow Cooker Ham and Hash Brown Casserole

This hearty hash brown bake is easy to prepare and cook in the slow cooker. Try this ham and potato casserole for an easy weeknight dinner, or serve …

All

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> This is one of our staple crusts used at the shop. It's also featured in a variety …

Baking

Cinnamon Swirl Sour Cream Bundt Cake

If you don't drink coffee, please start before attempting this great cinnamon swirl sour cream bundt cake recipe.

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup | Recipes

1. Separate the stems and the florets from the broccoli. Trim and discard the bottom of the broccoli stems and peel the tough outer layers. Finely …

Natalie's Baked Chicken Parmesan w/Veggies and Mozzarella

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Sauce<p>1-2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 28 ounces diced tomatoes<br>• 1 teaspoon dried oregano or 1 tablespoon fresh<br>• 2 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped<br>• 2 cloves garlic, minced<br>• ½ medium onion, diced<br>• 1 eggplant, chopped<br>• 1 cup mushrooms chopped<br>• 1 – 2 tablespoons flour<br>• Salt, to taste<br>• Red pepper flakes, to …