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50 Pies for 50 States

Americans sure do love pie! In all 50 states, bakers have created their own classics—rich regional history expressed in a delicious dessert. So, …

Baking

Moroccan Spiced Roast Chickpeas

Satisfy your need for crunchy, savory snacks in only 100 nutrient-packed calories with these tasty Moroccan spiced chickpeas. Make extra spice mix, …

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Our chocolate hummus recipe will satisfy any chocolate craving, and it's rich in protein (a total bonus).<p>Not going to lie, when I first heard …

6 Things That You’re Doing Wrong with Hummus

Easy, (chickpea)sy.<p>The beauty of hummus is its simplicity. It’s healthy, filling, versatile, customizable, and easy to bring with you on the go. It …

hummus

This Homemade Pizza Dough Just Calls for 2 Simple Ingredients

Did you know that you can make the most amazing pizza dough with just two ingredients? Sound too good to be true? Perhaps, but after you try this fun food hack, you’ll forget all about delivery and want to make these every time you’re craving a slice. Plus you can top it with anything you’d like, …

One-Pan Jambalaya

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat canola oil in a large skillet over medium-high. Add onion mixture and sausage; cook 4 minutes or until vegetables are …

New Year, New (Sugared Cardamom) Brioche

I can't think of many things more comforting on a cold winter's day than baking bread. The heat of the oven warms the kitchen, and the scent of yeast and sugar fills the air. Then, of course, you get to tear into a steaming loaf, breaking off the heel and slathering it with butter that melts and …

Hugh Acheson's Minestrone Is a Celebration of Veggies

Slow Cooker Butter Bean Minestrone from Hugh Acheson<p>Serves 6<p><i>For the minestrone:</i> <br>1 pound dried butter beans <br>1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided <br>2 …

Turkey and Scallion Dumplings

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Mix turkey, scallions, garlic, tamari, sesame oil, rice vinegar, ginger, and red pepper flakes in a large bowl until combined. …

Food & Dining

Eggnog Spice Cake with Bourbon Custard Filling and Eggnog Buttercream Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Bourbon Custard Filling: Whisk together granulated sugar, cornstarch, and salt in a heavy saucepan. Whisk together …

Dessert

Ukrainian / Russian Basic Sweet Yeast Dough Recipe

This basic sweet yeast dough recipe is known as zdobne drizhdzhove tisto in Ukrainian and sdobnoye drozhzhevoye testo in Russian. It is used to make …

Apple Harvest Pound Cake with Caramel Glaze – Book of Taste

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>2 cups of white sugar.<br>1 ½ cups of vegetable oil.<br>2 tsps of vanilla extract.<br>3 eggs.<br>3 cups of all purpose flour.<br>1 tsp of baking soda.<br>½ tsp …

Natchitoches Meat Pies

Hearty handheld bites that have become a Louisiana tradition<p>The savory hand pies from Natchitoches (That’s “NACK-<br>A-TUSH”), Louisiana—perhaps best known as the setting for the movie Steel Magnolias—are not unlike the empanadas of Spain and Latin America. Filled with ground beef sautéed with the holy …

Baking

Parmesan Fricos: The I-Don’t-Have-Anything-to-Snack-On Snack

Next time you’re convinced you don’t have anything to snack on, check your fridge: If you have hard cheese of any kind, then you’re five minutes away from enjoying fresh, homemade cheese crisps. <i>This is the perfect fast, easy, one-ingredient low-carb snack.</i> Fricos, as they’re called, may look fancy, …

Bourbon Pumpkin Pie Recipe

This extra-special "spirited" pumpkin pie is an excellent choice for a Thanksgiving feast or any special fall or winter dinner. A splash of bourbon …

Baking

Best Ever Guinness Dark Chocolate Brownies

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 9x9 square baking pan and line it with parchment paper.<p>2<p>Done<p>Mix together the oil, guinness, sugar and …

Best Ever Naked Dark Chocolate Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>CHOCOLATE CREAM<p>Prepare the chocolate cream. In a pot, bring the heavy cream to a simmer. Remove from the heat, pour it over the chocolate …

Sweet Potato Pecan Pie

recipe<p>Sweet Potato Pecan Pie<p>Serves: 10<p>Hands On Time: 40 minutes<p>Total Time: 2 hours and 50 minutes<p>Ingredients<p><b>Sweet Potato Mix</b><br>1 sweet potato (about 1 …

The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for sweet potato momos

Food & drink,Life and style,Vegan food and drink,Veganism,Vegetables,Snacks,Starter,Vegetarian food and drink<p>These little Nepalese dumplings pack a punch that far exceeds expectations<p>I ate my first momos on the streets of Darjeeling, at a stall run by an elderly Nepalese lady of impressive …

Vegetarian Food

A Southern-Style Peach Cobbler With a 3-Ingredient Topping

<b>Preheat the oven to 350°F.</b> Place a rack in the middle of the oven.<p><b>Prepare the fruit:</b> Prepare the fruit as necessary — wash, peel, stem, seed, slice, …

Cardamom Nectarine Galette with Coconut Whipped Cream

For the pastry: In a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat together the shortening, coconut oil, sugar and salt on medium speed until …

Seafood Gumbo with Shrimp and Crab Meat

This seafood gumbo starts with a roux, and it's packed with a variety of shellfish, including oysters, shrimp, and crab.<p>Feel free to adjust the …

9 High-Protein Breakfasts You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

If there's one thing I've learned from Pinterest, it's that you can make just about anything in a muffin tin. And it was a pretty amazing discovery …

11 Hummus Recipes That Will Make You Ditch Store-Bought for Good

Let’s be honest: Making homemade hummus sounds hard. Or rather, it’s hard to make hummus that’s equally as good as store-bought versions. But that …

Healthy Eating

Taste Beyond The Tongue

You Don't Need a Fancy Oven for This Bread. You Need Beer.

<i>We're pairing up with Breckenridge Brewery, Colorado's third-oldest craft brewery, to bring Vanilla Porter into your meals (and, if there are leftover bottles, your fridge). Stay tuned for different ways to use this versatile ingredient all summer long.</i><p>For a long time, I sort of avoided baking …

These Roasted Chickpea Recipes Are A Dream Come True

Make these roasted chickpeas 4 ways for a tasty, high-protein snack<p>View this post on Facebook

Stop Spending A Fortune On Expensive Nut Butters And Make It At Home With These Easy Recipes

So easy and delicious!

Tip: Make Protein Poppers

Volumized protein snacks that fuel you up and fill you up. Get the easy, no-bake recipe here.<p>When it comes to protein bars, most recipes call for …

Food

Banana Crepes With Brown Sugar Rum Sauce

Garnish these delicious banana crepes with the brown sugar rum sauce and a few pecans, berries, or more slices of banana and a sprinkling of cinnamon …

Breakfast