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Protein-Packed Vegetarian Recipes

Anyone who eats a vegetarian diet knows that one of the most common questions asked is “Where do you get your protein?” But this gallery of recipes …

Healthy Eating

Dawn Perry's Soba Salad with Cucumbers, Soft Tofu & Quick Chile Oil Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe comes from Dawn Perry's new Short Stack, Cucumbers.<p>It comes with a simple chile oil you can turn to again and again—whether you're looking to spice up ricotta cheese or a margarita pizza or, yes, a bowl of noodles—and a smart trick for accentuating the flavor of your …


Taste Beyond The Tongue

A 3-Step Tapenade That Will Have You Saying *Très Bon*

Roaming about marketplaces in the South of France is a blaze of joyful colors and astounding perfumes. The heady smell of goat cheeses mixes with lavender sachets and Marseille soaps; spice and delicatessen stalls are squeezed between linens and Provençal <i>nappes</i> (the traditional bright-colored …

French Food

This Upside-Down Peanut Butter Banana Toast Is Gonna Change Your Life

FRENCH. TOAST. FORVER.<p>1 stale baguette<p>4 eggs<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 teaspoon cinnamon<p>¼ cup unsalted butter<p>1 cup brown sugar<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup peanut butter<p>1 large banana, sliced<p>1. Preheat oven to 375˚F/190˚C.<p>2. On a cutting board, cut the baguette in half lengthwise, and slice into …


30 Delicious Things You Never Knew You Could Make With A Crock-Pot

Think *outside* the stew.


The Ginger-Scallion Sauce I Put On Everything

Warning: it's addictive.<p>If I starred on an MTV show, it'd be <i>True Life: I'm Addicted to Ginger-Scallion Sauce</i>. This obsession started when I first tried it at Momofuku Ssäm Bar in New York City, but didn't fully bloom until I made it at home recently. The salty, tangy, just-oniony-enough (official …

New York City

Leftover Pork Recipes

From tacos and soup to sandwiches and pasta, make the most out of leftover pork with some of these fast and easy recipes.

Our Favorite BA Recipes of 2015

The BA recipes we loved most this year.<p>Picking a favorite year-end recipe when you publish a food magazine is like playing favorites with your kids: You're not supposed to do it. But some of the recipes make themselves indispensable, earning the high honors of landing in our everyday meal …


The Other, Smarter (?) Way to Cut an Avocado

I know that there <i>exist</i> plenty of ways to keep an avocado from browning.<p>But have I ever used one? Nope.<p>Instead, I slice open my avocado—down the center, slipping the knife around the pit like I came out of the womb knowing how to do—and try to consume it as quickly as possible.<p>Well, it turns out …


6 Extra-Spicy Chicken Wing Recipes

Messy, saucy chicken wings are even better when they’re spicy. We’re not talking about a face-melting, daredevil level of spiciness that leaves your …


Garlic Confit Is the Magic Secret to Loving Any Vegetable

Garlic confit is my secret ingredient, my special sauce, one of my all-time favorite tricks to give any vegetable a makeover. It's a play on an old …

Food Preservation

The Grandmothers Graffiti Gang

<i>S</i>o you think your grandparents aren’t “street” enough? Too set in their ways to get down with the kids? Meet the granny graffiti gang of Lisbon, …


Make These Savory Bacon and Corn Pancakes With Cheddar and Jalapeño

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>I gotta admit it: I'm not an American pancake lover. I know grown men who go weak in the knees at the sight of a stack of thin golden-brown cakes. Not me. Chinese scallion pancakes? Send 'em my way. Korean <i>pajeon</i>? …


The Best Ultimate Classic Perfect Recipes (We're Not Joking)

These 36 dishes—from sticky buns to steamed lobster—have earned the adjectives "perfect," "ultimate," "best-ever," and "classic"<p><b>Here at BA, we like to think that every recipe is perfect</b> in its own way. ____ But only those recipes that really, truly encapsulate perfection—like this perfectly steamed …


3D Printed Lego Action Figure Rig

Anyone that’s a fan of animated Japanese robots has probably dreamed of building one. After (hopefully quickly) realizing that this just wasn’t going to happen, making a model might have been a better option. For those of us that don’t have the patience or steady hand to paint a plastic model, …

How-To: Turn a Photo into a Fabric Appliqué Pattern

Turn just about any photo into a pattern for beautiful fabric appliqué art with this easy-to-follow tutorial from Little Button Diaries!<p>So cute, and surprisingly easy to do.<p>Ready to give it a try? Click here to see how it’s done.

85 Homemade Pasta Sauce Recipes That Aren't Marinara

These non-marinara, creative pasta recipes will come in handy when you want to give red sauce a rest.<p>We'll always love marinara, but it's time we started seeing other sauces. From vibrantly green pesto to fiery chili oil, these pasta toppers are perfect for when you need a break from the red sauce.


50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …


Artist Designs DIY Paper Templates for Adorable 3D Geometric Animals

Germany-based artist Wolfram Kampffmeyer, aka Paperwolf, builds beautiful geometric animal designs that are constructed completely out of paper. The artist studied computer animation in school and eventually realized that, although he enjoys creating virtual 3D models, he much prefers building them …


30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.


How to Make Even Better Stovetop Popcorn

Stovetop popcorn is good. Bacon fat stovetop popcorn is better.<p>We'll admit it: We're suckers for those tri-flavored giant tins of popcorn. You know the ones: Butter and salt in one section, cheddar cheese dust in the second, and caramel corn in the third. But even better than those tins? A …


B.O.L.T (Bacon, Oyster, Lettuce, Tomato)

4 Servings<p>As if an oyster po’boy and a BLT had a baby; this appropriately messy sandwich achieves the ideal texture-and-temperature contrast when the oysters are still warm from the fryer.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup cornmeal<p>1 tablespoon garlic powder<p>1 tablespoon onion …


How-To: Embroidered Heart Locket

Give an old piece of jewelry a sweet new makeover with this hand-stitched embroidered heart locket tutorial from Sarah and Nick at The Surznick Common Room.<p>This would be a fantastic project for thrift store finds and fun old costume jewelry pieces!<p>Ready to give it a try? Click here to see how it’s …

How To Make Homemade Mozzarella, Because It Trumps The Store-Bought Kind

Mozzarella is a beautiful thing. What's even more beautiful than mozzarella is fresh mozzarella. So soft that it melts in your mouth, it's an entirely different ballgame than the stretchy stuff you buy in stores. Once you try just-made mozzarella , you'll never want to go back. This is why it's …

6 Homemade Takeout Dishes Your Family Will Love

Why spend money on take-out when you can make the same dishes even better at home? These flavorful and family-friendly recipes will one-up your favorite restaurant meals.<p><b>1. Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with lemongrass, ginger, hot …

What to Eat for an Upset Stomach

Got an upset stomach? Quit your bellyaching and eat one of these healing foods, like fennel and peppermint.<p>We've all been guilty—at least once or a dozen times—of overindulging. Whether it was one too many saucy Buffalo wings, a slice of chocolate cake that was a <i>little</i> too big, or we overdid it …

Alternative Medicine

How to Make the Best Italian-American Meatball Sandwich

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>What do you get when you have a killer meatball recipe and several great tomato sauce recipes? Easy: the fixings for all kinds of amazing meals.<p>You can eat them as-is, the way I presented them in my Italian-American meatball …

How to Make Taiwanese Popcorn Chicken

<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: With her recipe for popcorn chicken, Cynthia of Two Red Bowls is recreating a Taiwanese night market right in her home (and you can, too).</i><p>I first …

Food & Dining

This Trippy Music Video Was Made with a Circular Rig of DSLRs and Clever Editing

Photographer and film director Naren Wilks created this mind-bending music video by arranging DSLRs around a circular green screen room. When the …