Travis Witt

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The best geek stuff and destinations in Chicago

If you're on a quest for geek stuff, you won't have to search for long—Chicago is a nerd paradise. Love to drink craft beer and waste quarters at …

Cheddar-Stuffed Jalapeno Meatloaf With Chili Glaze

This slightly spicy meatloaf is flavored with ancho chili, sautéed jalapeños, onions, and garlic. It takes inspiration from this awesome <i>Cook's Illustrated</i> recipe, which incorporates a bit of powdered gelatin and chicken stock to help the loaf stay moist and tender as it cooks. A molten cheddar …

How to Cut and Grill Carrots for Deep, Sweet Flavor

There's something about sweet orange vegetables that are just so comforting in the fall. To be honest, carrots are probably my third choice in this category behind sweet potatoes and butternut squash, but over a long roast they develop such a nice sweetness and tender flesh that I can't help but …

Classic Cake Recipes

Serious home bakers will want to master these crowd-pleasing recipes for cheesecake, chocolate cake, carrot cake, and more.<p>First up: What could make traditional red velvet cake even better? Chocolate, of course!

Our Most Spectacular Strawberry Recipes

<b>Strawberries are sugar-sweet, affordable, and omnipresent -- even if you can't pick your own, you'll find pints and quarts of them at roadside stands and red seas of them in the produce aisle. Make these delectable berries the star in breakfast dishes, desserts, and even salads.</b><p>Strawberry Basics<p><b>In</b> …

Ian Young's Cream Cheese Frosting

Top Sweet Zucchini Cupcakes with this frosting, submitted by reader Ian Young of Oakland, California.

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious .

Dessert

Pumpkin-Cream Cheese Muffins

For the Cream Cheese Filling:<p>4 ounces cream cheese, softened to room temperature<br>• ½ cup powdered sugar<br>• 1½ teaspoons vanilla extract<p>For the Streusel:<p>½ …

How to Make Homemade Oatmeal Cream Pies

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Sarah Kieffer of The Vanilla Bean Blog makes a grown-up version of oatmeal cream pies that would make Little Debbie proud. Pack them up for your</i> …