Amanda Sherman

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Our top chocolate cakes

Everyone loves a wedge of chocolate cake. Here are our all-time favourite recipes, from chefs such as Mark Hix, Diana Henry and Deliciously Ella.<p><b>Chocolate cakes</b><p><b>Mark Hix: Ronnie's chocolate cake</b><p><b>Chocolate cake for a glass of milk</b><p><b>Chocolate blackout cake</b><p><b>Flourless chocolate cake with Irish-coffee</b> …

Dessert

Hollandaise Sauce: A 3-Ingredient Emulsion with French Class

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: KatieQ collaborates with Bubble Child to bring you a thick and tangy (and relatively easy, minus the whisking) hollandaise sauce for a better …

Breakfast

broccoli slaw

I have been craving broccoli something fierce lately. Yes, broccoli as in <i>helloooo</i>, need iron much? Because I am apparently that predictable of a …

bourbon slush punch

Nothing to see here, guys.<p>Really, you wouldn’t like this. Who’d want to drink a half-frozen blend of strong tea, lemonade, orange juice and bourbon …

Drink Up! 12 Refreshing, Homemade Soda Recipes to Get Your Bubble Fix

Mix up one of these refreshing homemade sodas and we bet you'll never crave the canned stuff again.<p><b>When we crave something cold,</b> bubbly, and PG-13, we make a glass of homemade soda to get our bubble fix. We bet you'll never crave the canned stuff again.

Homemade

A Week in the Life of Jonathon Sawyer's Ramen Broth

When he launched his ramen bar Noodlecat in Cleveland in 2011, chef Jonathon Sawyer knew that the broth was of the utmost importance, and the stock …

Reduction Redux: How to Simmer Your Way to a Silky, Spoonable Sauce

Here's how to go from "braising liquid" to homemade sauce perfection.<p>One of the simplest ways to add flavor—not to mention, a more impressive presentation—to your home cooking repertoire is to reduce braising liquid and pan drippings into lush, thick, spoon-coating sauces. It's a simple technique …

Cooking

Our 28 Best Irish-Inspired Recipes for St. Patrick's Day

You don't have to be Irish to appreciate corned beef, cabbage, and a good, hearty stout. This collection of our favorite Irish recipes makes us wish it was St. Patrick's Day all year long.<p>While we don't need a <i>reason</i> to pile our plates with buttery potatoes, sautéed cabbage, and soda bread, St. …

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How to Make the Best Brisket (and Why It Makes Excellent Leftovers)

Red wine-braised brisket has all the makings of a family classic.<p>We’ve been on a bit of a bender lately. A meat bender, that is. Last week we were all about the meatloaf. And now we're diving directly into a pot of big, beautiful, beefy, braised brisket. Whether you make this for a crowd, for a …

Cooking

The Barefoot Contessa's Greek Panzanella Salad

A perfect salad for lunch or as a side dish at dinner.<p>By combining two of her favorite recipes, Ina creates a salad that's perfect for lunch or as a side dish at dinner.

10 Techniques Every Home Cook Should Know

Your chopping skills are on point. You can fillet a fish like a pro. You can even tell the doneness of a steak by feel. But there’s always another …

The Original Book on Soul Food

Vibration Cooking: or, The Travel Notes of a Geechee Girl by Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor is high on chef Drew Robinson's list of cookbooks.<p><i>Getting a</i> …

How to Make Vegetarian Phở Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: A spin on Vietnamese phở that lets you take control of the spices and scents and textures -- no recipe or</i> …

Spices

Filipino chicken egg noodle soup is your favorite new comfort food

The Philippines doesn't have four seasons, and the temperature doesn't change much throughout the year. It is always hot and humid. What the country …

Chicken Burrito with Sautéed Kale

Tender pieces of kale sautéed with garlic and onions add a nice twist to this simple chicken burrito. <b>Plus:</b> More Delicious Chicken Recipes

5 Weeknight Dishes Great for March, From Twice-Baked Potatoes to Pork Chops

Pork chop perfection, weeknight cake (!), a meaty take on lentils, and more wonderful ways to liven up your dinner table.<p></head>Pork chop perfection, weeknight cake (!), a meaty take on lentils, and more wonderful ways to liven up your dinner table:<p>Starch de Triomphe<p>Double-baking means double the …

Cooking

A Better Granola

12 Servings<p>Using an egg white adds crunch without calories.<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large egg white, lightly beaten<p>3 cups old-fashioned oats<p>1½ cups chopped nuts (such as almonds, pecans, pistachios, or walnuts)<p>1½ cups coconut shavings<p>½ cup agave syrup<p>¼ cup olive oil or warmed coconut oil<p>¼ cup …

Breakfast

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Storage Potatoes, In Season in March

How to buy, store, and cook storage potatoes, in season in March.<p>Hardy and heavy, potatoes are plentiful throughout the late winter-early spring months—in fact, they're one of the longest-lasting storage root vegetables. You'll have to wait until later in spring for tiny, "new" potatoes; big …

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Is Your Chocolate Real? Cacao vs Cocoa: What You Need To Know...

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Everything You Need to Know About Taro

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Get to know a tropical tuber you might have been missing out on.</i><p>If you thought Jerusalem artichokes were confusingly named, it turns out tropical tubers might be even more …

Ice Cream

Your Favorite Easy Breakfasts for Guests

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Meals for guests shouldn't be stressful. Here are your best suggestions for</i> …

Breakfast

55 Bean Recipes You'll Be Making All Year Long

What's for dinner tonight? These 55 great recipes for beans.<p>Beans are healthy, delicious, and cheap. Maybe THAT'S why they're called the magical fruit… Well, anyway, here's a heck of a lot of canned and dried bean recipes!

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Community Picks -- Beans

<i>The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from Your Best Recipe with Beans.</i><p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can read the winning …

Recipes

Lemon Bars

Makes sixteen 2" bars Servings<p>Baked lemon bars will be stable and set at room temperature. Unbaked bars should be refrigerated until ready to serve, otherwise the lemon curd will soften. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>6 tablespoons chilled …

Baking

Sour Curry with Shrimp (Kaeng Som Kung)

serves 6-8<p>FOR THE PASTE:<p>30 dried red Thai chiles or chiles de árbol, stemmed and roughly chopped<p>8 oz. raw medium shrimp (about 10), peeled and …

Curries

How to Make Our Best Buttermilk Pancakes

There's a skill to the perfect pancake. Here's how to master it.<p>We really like pancakes around here, and not just because they're a vehicle for butter and maple syrup. And while it's simple to open a box of pancake mix, we wanted to create a classic buttermilk pancake recipe so good and so easy …

Breakfast

25 Ways to Drink (and Eat!) More Bourbon

Bourbon is great in cocktails, but why stop there? These bourbon recipes are reason enough to always keep a bottle on hand.<p><b>Bourbon is great in cocktails</b> (or just on the rocks)—but why stop there? We like to cook with this sweet, smooth whiskey, too. These 25 recipes, from braised brisket to banana …

Cooking

How to Cook Pot Roast, Without a Recipe

Pot roast (or pot au feu if you're being fancy) is one of the most satisfying winter dishes. Here's how to nail it, every time<p>A few weeks back, just after Thanksgiving, Hugh Acheson posted this pot roast photo on his Instagram account. Two thoughts popped in my head: 1) Damn, that looks good. 2) …

Cooking

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.<p><b>Is there anything better than a roasted chicken?</b> It's doubtful. One of the most versatile dinner (and lunch!) staples there is, we like to roast whole chickens and use the …

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