Andrew McLaren

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6 Light-Yet-Satisfying Summer Soups

<b>1. Creamy Zucchini, Walnut and Dill Soup</b><p>This silky puréed soup is surprisingly healthy -- there's no heavy cream or dairy in it, just a handful of toasted walnuts to thicken it up. Serve it warm or cold, depending on the weather and your mood. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chilled Roasted Red Pepper Soup</b><p>This …

Food

17 of Our Favorite Fried Chicken Recipes

These 17 recipes for fried chicken are so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.<p>Put on an apron, grab a cast-iron skillet, and prepare to fry up chicken so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.

41 Thai Recipes to Make at Home

Here are 41 of our favorite Thai recipes, inspired by the cuisine's addictive sweet, savory, salty, and spicy flavors.<p>If you take a deep dive into our recipe database, you'll notice a few interesting things: 1. the liberal use of Aleppo pepper; 2. a relative lack of banana recipes (our boss, <b>Adam</b> …

Cooking

Watch Steve Hindy's Talk on the Craft Beer Revolution

<b>Brooklyn Brewery</b> co-founder <b>Steve Hindy</b> recently stopped by the Talks at Google series to give a lecture based on his new book <i>The Craft Beer Revolution</i>. Though he's obviously an expert on the build-out of Brooklyn Brewery, Hindy says he was able to "watch the development of this industry close-up," …

The Best Ways to Use Basil

<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: If warm weather was an herb, it would be basil -- here's how to make the best of</i> …

How to Make Fresh Pasta from Scratch

<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 a little assistance from Sarah Coates of The Sugar Hit, making fresh pasta doesn't have to be im-pasta-ble after all.</i><p>Making fresh pasta is …

Steak Salad with Caraway Vinaigrette and Rye Croutons

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>All the flavors of a steak sandwich on rye, but in salad form.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 slices seeded rye bread, torn into ¼” pieces<p>3 tablespoons plus ¼ cup olive oil, divided<p>1½ pounds hanger steak, center membrane removed, cut into 4 pieces<p>Kosher salt …

The 15 Hottest New Restaurants in Charlotte, North Carolina

Today, Eater returns to Charlotte, North Carolina,to focus on 15 new bars and restaurants that have been garnering some serious buzz. Once again, writer and photographer Rémy Thurston has kindly offered his picks for the hottest openings of the past 12 months.<p>Among his recommendations are a …

How to Get Rid of Kitchen Smells with Natural Remedies

How Bon Appétit staffers get rid of bad kitchen smells with natural ingredients like lemons, baking soda, incense, and vinegar<p>We're not too proud to admit that sometimes our kitchens can get a little...funky. From blackberry caramel sauce to soy-glazed chicken thighs to homemade ramen, sometimes …

Weekend treat! Make chai tea ice cubes and add to cold milk (or non-dairy milk): http://thekitc.hn/1cMmSIF

Weekend Baking Project: Bananas Foster Trifle

There are so many great recipes on this site that it can be hard to even point people in the right direction when they ask for a recommendation. But when I was recently asked for a suggestion for a birthday dessert that wasn't a regular old layer cake, I knew exactly what to point to: the bananas …

The Verdict Is In On The Chocolate Chip Cookie Grilled Cheese

We wrote about the chocolate chip cookie grilled cheese when Stef from the food blog Cupcake Project first conceived of this insanity. We weren't sure what to think then about this almost unholy combination of America's two favorite foods. We love grilled cheese sandwiches. And we really love …

Bagel with Butter and Salami

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Normal people of the world -- try this.</i><p>If you have never tried it before, let me introduce you to one of …

We're Adding Bread (and Cheese, and Salami) to Our Next Salad

Dinner tonight is a bread salad filled with all of our favorite things: salami, cheese, and olives.<p>We've been thinking, and we have decided that salads would be a <i>whole</i> lot better if they involved three more things: bread, cheese, and cured meats. Yep; that is what we believe.<p>So, in light of this …

Breakfast in minutes: One-Pan Crispy Bacon and Roasted Asparagus with Baked Eggs

Our weekend farmer’s market outing was a soggy affair, the kind where you dash through the droplets, a child in each hand, and make a beeline for the …

Braised Chicken with Artichokes and Fava Beans

4 Servings<p>Browned for deep flavor (and good looks), then braised for succulent results, this spring chicken has it all.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup fresh fava beans (from about 1 lb. pods) or frozen fava beans, thawed<p>Kosher salt<p>2 lemons, halved<p>3 pounds baby artichokes (about 16)<p>4 tablespoons …

Recipes

This week's new recipes include paneer in 30 minutes, spiced yellow dal with rice, and homemade coconut milk: http://thekitc.hn/1oy0PyU