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Recipe: Deep-Dish Chicago-Style Sausage and Mushroom Skillet Pizza

Make the dough:<p>In a stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment, combine 1/2 cup of the warm water, 1/2 teaspoon of the sugar, and the yeast and stir …

World Peace Cookies

The original recipe for these cookies was given to me by my friend, Pierre Hermé, the wonderful Parisian pastry chef. In the cookies’ first …

A Just-Right Carrot Cake, Made Entirely in the Food Processor

Some carrot cakes are so chock-full o' stuff that your fork can't travel from frosting to plate without hitting traffic light after traffic light: Walnut. Raisin. Long strand of carrot you'll later find in your molar. Coconut flake. Pineapple chunk?<p>Others are so homogenous and heavily spiced—the …

Recipes

The Duke’s Hot Chocolate

Hot chocolate holds on the stove for an hour or longer, and can be stored in the refrigerator for 2 days.<p>This hot chocolate has a pedigree. It dates …

15 Recipes that Sing to Us (and Just in Time for The Grammys)

Like it or not, this is the season of winners and losers. Between political primaries, last weekend's big game, awards shows, of course, the most anticipated contest of all (at least around here), February can feel like one big rat race. Amidst all that competition, it’s nice to take a step back …

New York Philharmonic

The Ultimate Southern Fried Chicken

This fried chicken from chef Shaun Doty of Bantam + Biddy in Atlanta is a no-fail, no-fuss version of classic fried chicken with a perfectly crunchy …

Luscious Lemon Triangles Recipe

"A traditional lemon bar with zest! The addition of lemon zest in both the crust and filling makes this dessert even more …

Pasta with Garlic and Oil

<i>Aglio e Olio</i><p>It pays to use high-quality extra-virgin olive oil in this dish.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 pound spaghetti<br>• Salt<br>• 6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 12 …

Steamed Japanese Rice

4 Servings<p>An easy stovetop method that is quicker than a rice cooker and yields tender, distinct grains that cling gently to each other? Read on.<p>January 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups Japanese short-grain white or haiga rice<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Place rice in a large saucepan, add water to cover, and swirl …

The Most Popular Recipes from 2015

The most popular, clicked-on recipes from Bon Appétit in 2015.<p><b>Yet another year of exciting culinary adventures is coming to a close</b>, so as you gear up to say hello to 2016, check out all of your favorite recipes from 2015. From basic bulgogi to scrambled eggs to that famous Momofuku Milk Bar …

Cooking

39 Foods You Should Beg Mom To Make While You're Home For The Holidays

Mah, the meatloaf.<p>Finals are over. Winter break is here. You haven't had a home-cooked meal all semester. All you want is to go home, lay, binge watch Netflix and have your Mom and Dad give you some much needed TLC. Back home baller, anyone? Send Mom all these recipes because a) you're hungry and …

Breakfast

6 Baking Substitutions To Use In A Pinch

You have everything ready: The cake recipe is printed, apron is secured and kitchen jams are blasting. That is, you thought you were ready -- as you open the refrigerator and realize you're out of eggs and cake flour. Ugh.<p>It's Baking Month: Switch your oven on and get warm, cozy and festive with us …

Recipes

Lemon Curd Recipes

For sweet and tart lemon desserts, lemon curd recipes are a necessity. Use this creamy lemon filling for dessert ideas including parfaits, cakes, …

Behind Bars, Cheap Ramen Is As Good As Gold

Instant ramen noodles are often looked upon with scorn as cheap food for starving college kids.<p>But as a new book points out, those noodles are like gold for people in prison.<p>Gustavo "Goose" Alvarez spent more than a decade locked up on a weapons charge, among others. And during that time, he grew …

Microwaves

Steaks on a plane: Following United Airlines meals from the kitchen to the clouds

About an hour before United Airlines Flight 40 departed for Rome, two trucks sidled up to the aircraft parked at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey. The vehicles' cargo compartments extended to the open cabin doors. Several men in neon safety vests hopped out pushing metal carts.<p>In …

How to Make Andrew Jackson's Shrimp Pie

The 1828 campaign for presidency was so ugly and bitter you would think it took place in our day and age. John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson …

The White House

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for Korean-style pork belly, and baked pumpkin cheesecake

Korean food and drink,Mexican food and drink,American food and drink,Main course,Pork,Meat,Vegetables,Fruit,Baking,Dessert,Cheese,Life and style,Food & drink<p>Bring a touch of Korean-Mexican fusion to your kitchen with spicy pork belly tortillas, plus a baked cheesecake that makes the most of …

Chicken Piccata

<b>Click here to print the recipe</b><p>I don't really remember when was the first time I tried chicken piccata, but I think it was in Seattle. I fell in love …

9 of our favorite pancake recipes, ever

Pancakes are one of those simple culinary marvels – ladle some batter on a hot griddle and watch them puff up slowly, their fragrant aroma gently waking you (and maybe the rest of the house). Serve them fresh and hot, baptized with warm syrup or whatever you prefer as a topping. We’ve compiled nine …

This Apple Custard Cake Recipe Will Become Your New Secret Weapon

With this iconic fall recipe, famed baker Sarabeth Levine, of New York's fleet of Sarabeth's restaurants and author of the new <i>Sarabeth's Good Morning</i> …

10 Recipes Every Trisha Yearwood Fan Should Master

Check out Trisha's best sweet and savory recipes, like her crowd-pleasing Chocolate Pound Cake, Deviled Eggs and Slow-Cooked Georgia Pulled Pork …

6 Tested and Perfected Canned Pumpkin Recipes

It's pumpkin season! Orange cans of pumpkin purᅢᄅe are everywhere -- put this fall pantry staple to good use with these pumpkin-packed recipes the whole family will love.<p>It's pumpkin season! Orange cans of pumpkin purᅢᄅe are everywhere -- put this fall pantry staple to good use with these …

Afternoon Tea

The Easy Potato Side Dish That Will Become the Star of Your Meal

Some people like to start with the meat, the bird, the main event, whatever it is, but I like to plan around potatoes. Maybe a giant pot of mash …

Make These Snacks Now & Save Yourself Misery Later in the Week

<i>When it's Thursday at 3:45 P.M., you'll be so pleased with yourself for making—and packing—these snacks ahead of time.</i><p>It hits me halfway between lunch and when I leave work for the day: not hunger, not boredom, but the strange and itchy combination of the two called Needing A Snack. It’s largely …

Snacks

Ghee

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>Ghee is perhaps one of the most commonly used cooking fats in Indian cooking, and it’s also one of the easiest and simplest ways to use up leftover cream or butter at home. It is a delicious ingredient to work with, a beautifully fragrant fat infused with the flavors of the browned …

Recipes

Shanghai Wonton Soup

If you ask a Shanghainese person what their favorite breakfast or afternoon snack is, it’s probably going to be a steaming bowl of xiao hun tun, or …

Moo Shu Pork - The Authentic Chinese Recipe

I know what you’re wondering. Hey, Judy, are you sure this is Moo Shu Pork? <i>Where are the moo shu pancakes?!</i><p>Well, I’m here to break the news to you. …

Food & Dining

French Potato Salad

Georgian home cook Louise Brescia of Atlanta shares an herbed potato salad that's great with burgers and barbecue.

Zucchini and Summer Squash Recipes

<b>In Season:</b> Summer squash are in season during the summer, peaking at the end.<p><b>What to Look For:</b> Look for summer squash that are firm and heavy for their size; the skin should be brightly colored and blemish-free. Because they are harvested earlier, smaller squash are more tender than larger ones and …