Alan Shapiro

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These Healthy Sweet Potato Brownies Are Magical

Here’s a common baking conundrum: You want to bake brownies, but you dread the temptation of eating the entire batch. Oh, and one other thing: You don’t want to share.<p>We’ve found a healthy compromise.<p>In case you didn’t know, Ella Mills is the queen of healthy brownies. She’s the face of the popular …

Dessert

Tale of 2 ricotta pies — one sweet, one savory — for Italian Easter feast

Pasqua — Easter — is considered the second most important religious event of the year in Italy. Bring this joyful celebration of the end of winter and nature’s rebirth to the table with torta pasqualina, a ricotta, sausage and artichoke stuffed pie, and pastiera napoletana, a Neapolitan pie made …

Baking

Apple Pie by Grandma Ople Recipe

"This was my grandmother's apple pie recipe. I have never seen another one quite like it. It will always be my favorite and has won me several first …

Baking

Best Apple Crisp Ever Recipe

"Easy to make and delicious, with a thick, crunchy, cinnamony topping over brown sugar coated apple slices."<p>Ingredients<p>4 apples - peeled, cored and …

Dessert

Three Cheese Spaghetti Pie Recipe

"It's a pie! It's spaghetti! It's pie-sgetti!"<p>Ingredients<p>6 ounces cooked and drained spaghetti<p>1 egg white<p>1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese<p>1/2 pound lean …

Pie

Key Lime Icebox Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Whisk together first 3 ingredients in a heavy saucepan. Whisk together egg yolks and half-and-half in a bowl. Gradually whisk egg …

Baking

Easy Chicken Fajita Marinade Recipe

"This is a simple fajita marinade that has been bounced around in my family for at least 15 years. It's simple, tasty, easily altered for a twist on …

BBQ

Dark Chocolate Mousse | America's Test Kitchen

When developing this recipe, we used our winning supermarket brand of dark chocolate, Ghirardelli bittersweet, which contains about 60 percent cacao. …

Dessert

This Flaky Bread Is the Best Recipe I've Ever Found in a Random Google Search

By Elaheh Nozari<p>It's buttery, flaky, and tastes like my childhood.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the flaky bread recipe that e-commerce editor Elaheh Nozari just couldn't live without.</i><p>My love for flaky bread …

Baking

Ridiculously good pasta recipes news and features

Ridiculously good pasta recipes<p>Lobster, roast pepper and basil pasta salad<p>2 days ago<p>Ridiculously good pasta recipes<p>A carbonara recipe made easy<p>06 Apr …

Italian Food

I Can't Believe It's Not Leavened! 10 Genius Passover Recipes

We scoured Pinterest to find Passover recipes so delicious, you won't miss the chametz.<p>Thanks to Pinterest, Passover just got a lot tastier. Say …

Dessert

26 Marvelous Mussel Recipes

<b>1</b> of <b>21</b><p>Beer and Bacon Mussels<p><p>Michael Smith thinks mussels are the easiest seafood to cook, and we’re thrilled about that, especially because here, …

Cooking

Cornell Chicken Recipe

"This famous grilled chicken recipe was created by Dr. Robert C. Baker at New York's Cornell University. They say Dr. Baker was simply trying to …

BBQ

Spicy Garlic Lime Chicken Recipe

"A delightful chicken dish with a little spicy kick. Serve with rice and your favorite vegetable."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 teaspoon salt<p>1/4 teaspoon black …

Garlic Powder

Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Corn on the Cob Recipe

"You'll never eat corn any other way!"<p>Ingredients<p>10 ears corn, husked and cleaned<p>Cajun seasoning to taste<p>salt and black pepper to taste<p>1 (1 pound) …

BBQ

Your Quiche Is Missing a Tater Tot Crust

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°F. Place potato tots in a large microwavable bowl. Microwave on HIGH until warmed through, about 3 minutes. …

Breakfast

Steak Salad with Rice Noodles Is the Weeknight Dinner We Could Eat Forever

This version of Hillstone's classic cuts back on sugar but checks every flavor box.<p>The Thai steak and noodle salad at Hillstone is a guilty pleasure. It seduced me with its towering decadence: a small mountain of noodles, grilled pieces of filet mignon, mango, avocado, and about 15 other things all …

Food

Lemon Poppy Seed Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

When tea time strikes (or anytime you fancy something sweet for that matter), what better way to sit down than with a delicious lemon and poppy seed …

Dessert

These Mediterranean Diet Desserts Taste So Good You'll Forget They're Good for You

Just because the Mediterranean diet is one of the healthiest diets for weight loss doesn't mean dessert is off the menu. These healthy Mediterranean …

Dessert

3 Secrets To The Best Carrot Cake

There is no shortage of carrot cake recipes out there—and for good reason. The soft and almost wet cake carries all of our most beloved spices in its …

Dessert

Pie Dough Ratio

• 12 ounces flour<br>• 8 ounces butter (2 sticks)<br>• 4 ounces cold water

How to Make Four & Twenty Blackbirds' Perfect Pie Crust at Home

Four & Twenty Blackbirds is an excellent pie shop in Brooklyn with a cult-like following for its traditional and inventive, flaky crust specimens. Sisters Melissa and Emily Elsen, the pie pros behind the place, above share the recipe for their super simple all-butter pie crust.<p>Watch on YouTube | …

The Ultimate Carrot Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Toss together first 3 ingredients; spread in a single layer in a foil- lined pan. Bake 10 minutes or until …

Dessert

Tabata Workout For a Shredded Six-Pack | Men’s Health

These stability exercises train your transverse abdominal muscles, which are deep in your core and help with posture and back health. They also keep your entire midsection from bulging out. (Think of how your stomach sticks out when you slump).<p>This is a Tabata workout, which was named after …

Build Bigger, Stronger Arms With This Superset

Use it as a finisher or as a quick workout for when you're short on time<p>When it comes to your arms, your biceps and triceps are the stars of the show. They are what fills up the sleeves of a form-fitting T-shirt, and the muscles most dudes want to build. (The next time you're at the gym, take a …

Muscle

24 Fresh and Delicious Foil Packet Recipes Perfect for Spring

Enjoy the season with our best and easiest foil packet dinners yet!<p>We're finally turning a corner into our favorite bright and blooming season, and …

Cooking

Perfect Hot Milk Cake Recipe

This is an old-fashioned hot milk cake recipe that our grandmas and mums used to make. It is a very simple cake, but really moist, milky, and …

Dessert

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

Chocolate hummus is easy to make (and enjoy) at home.<p>Our chocolate hummus recipe will satisfy any chocolate craving, and it's rich in protein (a …

Dessert

Black Bottom Pie

This pie is a chocoholic’s dream, with its crunchy chocolate crust and rich chocolate filling. Plenty of toasted meringue peaks and brightly flavored orange zest complete this masterpiece of a pie. If you have a kitchen torch, you can use it to toast the meringue rather than putting the pie under …

Dessert

Flourless dark chocolate and hazelnut cake - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>330g dark chocolate (55% cocoa)<br>• 240g unsalted butter<br>• 40g (sesame seeds)<br>• 160g hazelnut meal<br>• 8 eggs, separated<br>• 240g caster (superfine) sugar<p>METHOD<p>…