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7 New Weeknight Dinners for a New Year

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: At some point in the near future, you'll need some new dinner ideas.</i> …

10 Most Popular Recipes of 2014

It seemed like 2014 was all about Cronuts and other crazy hybrid foods. But when you look at the recipes people searched for the most, it was …

12 Recipes for a Stress-Free Week of Cooking

<i>Today: We figured out the weeknight meal planning so you don't have to.</i><p>Making a to-do list—and then crossing the items off—is one of life’s most satisfying pleasures, right up there with cracking the top of a crème brûlée. It's even better when your organization has a solid purpose, like learning …

Recipes

Just Be Cool: 11 Iced Coffee Recipes to Make All Season Long

When it starts to warm up outside, these iced coffee recipes are all we want to drink.<p><b>It's finally time:</b> Picnics, outdoor movies, and beach trips are all within reach, and so should a tall glass of iced coffee. Hang onto your sunglasses: These recipes (some boozy!) will keep you buzzing straight …

Coffee

Slow-Cooker Recipes to Feed a Crowd

Enlist your Crock-Pot for easy eats on game day. With these mouthwatering Super Bowl recipes to enjoy your guests will all be winners, no matter who they're cheering for. Touchdown!<p>1 of 15<p>Slow-Cooker BBQ Ribs<p>1 of 15<p>2 of 15<p>Slow-Cooker Artichoke Dip<p>2 of 15<p>3 of 15<p>Hot Artichoke Dip<p>3 of 15<p>Made with …

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>? …

Breakfast

15 Grilled Burger Recipes for Memorial Day

Walk into any Memorial Day cookout and you're likely to find burgers on the grill—few foods are as synonymous with grilling. At its heart, a great burger is an exercise in simplicity. All you really need is beef, salt, pepper, and fire. Once you've got the base down it's time to start experimenting …

21 Vegan Barbecue Staples That'll Make Any Cookout An Herbivore's Delight

Just because you don't eat meat products doesn't mean you have to suffer through a vacuous frozen veggie burger while everyone else at the summer barbecue chows down on hot, delicious grill food.<p>You, dear vegan, deserve the very best. And, as it happens, the very best cookout foods are often vegan. …

Cook Out

How to Season Properly: Marc Murphy's Tips and Steak Salad Recipe

For any great recipe there is always one simple undoing: seasoning.<p><b>For more food, drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>For any great recipe there is always one simple undoing: seasoning. A little bit too much or too little salt can ruin a dish. Not enough spice or acid can make it feel …

Flavors

Welcome to the Trending Recipes Newsletter!

Remember that helpful Ziplist newsletter? You know the one we're talking about, full of easy, need-to-make recipes (that you actually, <i>could</i> make in no time). Good news: We're bringing it back. Starting today, you'll receive a daily Trending Recipes newsletter from <i>Bon Appetit</i> and Epicurious.com. In …

Trends

7 Extra-Saucy BBQ Chicken Recipes

Get your napkins ready: These 7 barbecued chicken recipes all feature sticky, delicious sauces.<p>Get your napkins ready: These 7 barbecued chicken …

Tools of the Trade: What You Really Need in Your Kitchen

Who would have thought that a utensil inspired by a woodworking tool could become so indispensable in the kitchen?<p>As you stroll through your local mall, you may someday be tempted by the siren call of such seductive purveyors of kitchenware as Williams-Sonoma or Sur La Table. Heck, even the …

Recipes

Our Best Salsa Recipes for Your Summer Dipping Needs

From pico de gallo to salsa verde, these salsa recipes will become your go-to summery dips.<p><b>We're officially naming salsa the Dip of Summer™.</b> Well, of outdoor summer parties, at least. The fresh chopped veggies and bright citrus beats dairy-based dips on any sweltering day. Here are our favorite …

Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderloin Recipe

<i>Bacon wrapped pork tenderloin is what’s been missing from your life. It’s a simple roast made slightly sweet from brown sugar. Easy. Economical. On</i> …

Ricotta Fritters (Polpette di Ricotta)

Heat olive oil in a 2-quart saucepan over medium-high heat. Add garlic and cook, stirring occasionally, until golden, about 5 minutes. Add chile …

Recipes

How to Roll, Fill, and Pleat Your Way to Homemade Chinese Soup Dumplings

Set aside a leisurely weekend to make a batch of soup dumplings and prepare for everyone you know to marvel at your handiwork.<p><b>Believe it or not, you can make delicate, addictive soup dumplings at home.</b> Read away for our step-by-step guide and all the photos and detailed instructions you need to …

Baking

What Do Chefs Want for Mother's Day? Citrus Trees and Caviar, of Course

Not sure what to give Mom this year? We asked our favorite chefs what’s on their wish lists.<p>Not sure what to give Mom this year? Skip the usual flowers and chocolates and take inspiration from the Mother's Day wish lists of some of our favorite female chefs.<p>Citrus Tree<p>“Being able to walk outside …

Baked Onion-Walnut Frittata + Caesar-Style Kale Salad

<i>Today:</i> <i>Caramelized onions take time, but boy, are they worth it. Let them pull double duty in this simple, savory walnut frittata and a luxe kale salad.</i><p>This is the dinner to make when you need to spend some time with your kitchen—after a day of grumpy baristas, interminable meetings, a desk lunch, a …

Onions

A Real Cowboy's Guide (& Love Letter) to Cast Iron

<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: Good cast iron, if taken care of properly, will outlive us all. Kent Rollins, chuck wagon cook and author of A Taste of Cowboy, tells us why cast iron</i> …

Cast Iron Skillet

The 16 Best Street-Food Cities in the World, Ranked

Read on to find out whether the city that serves tacos, dumplings, or grilled cow udders is the king of the street-food world.<p><i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p>Sometimes the finest dining a country has to offer isn't in a Michelin-starred restaurant -- it's within a few feet of spinning Michelin tires. Street food is …

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Make stir-fried chicken noodles and help reduce food waste

Reducing food waste should always be a priority — it's good for our budgets and for the environment. But this week, Earth Week, we are reminded to stop and pay attention to how much food we throw away, and come up with solutions for making a change.<p>TODAY.com partnered with Cook Smarts, a …

Turtleback Cookies: Alabama's Almost-Lost Recipe

These soft, glazed, spiced cookies are one of Alabama's best-kept secrets<p>Few people outside of Demopolis, a small town in the rural Black Belt …

Dessert

How to Make Indian Fried 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: Michelle Peters-Jones of The Tiffin Box shows us why it's time for Indian spicy fried chicken to take the spotlight.</i><p>Chicken 65 might have an …

Recipes

Earth Day: 5 Foods to Save the Planet

The Plate<p>Tomorrow (April 22) is Earth Day, and unless you have an earnest elementary-school child working on a science project or are in an eco-profession, it may go by unnoticed like so many Flag Days before it.<p>Our meal choices, from foods shipped from faraway places to our wasting 30 percent of …

Mustard and White Wine Braised Chicken

Heat oven to 375°. Heat oil in a 6-qt. saucepan over medium-high heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper; working in batches, cook chicken, …

Recipes

The Ultimate Guide to Peppers

Chile peppers are thought to have originated in South America, but they have been cultivated all over the world for centuries, resulting in a wide …