Andy Dyer

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Sweet Potato Quesadillas + Classic Guacamole

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: For all of you who have been tempted to make guacamole into a meal, here's how.</i><p>Guacamole is too often pigeon-holed as just an …

20 Essential Dishes to Get You Through the Winter

We see you there, huddled under your blanket on your couch, with fuzzy socks on and a gigantic sweater. We know it feels too cold to move, to even sneak your arm out from underneath the covers and grab the television remote. But we've got twenty new blankets for you right here: twenty dishes to …

Here's a quick meal idea from @alisoneroman's: olive oil chickpeas, greens, chili, and a fried egg.

I Skipped Neutral Milk Hotel and Fell in Love with Kacey Musgraves

Deal with it.<p>On Saturday night in Madison, WI, Neutral Milk Hotel played an instantly sold out reunion concert downtown at the Orpheum Theatre. If you’re not familiar (because you probably don’t keep up with the sizes of venues in small cities in the Midwest), the Orpheum is one of the biggest …

Cappuccino Brownies >> http://bit.ly/1bWlktE These very adult brownies are frosted with cream cheese and coated with an espresso-spiked glaze.

Genius Korean-Style Chicken Wings

<i>Every week, Food52"s Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A genius trick for oven-crisped chicken wings that might be even better than fried (plus a magic dipping sauce you're going to use on lots more than wings).</i><p>A supply of great snacks is …

Eggs

18 Record Stores Every Music Lover Needs To Visit At Least Once

Billboard reported this week that vinyl sales were the only format of music experiencing growth — for the first time ever, digital sales declined.<p>So we wanted to provide a guide for the greatest list of vinyl shops on earth.<p>You may have seen some of these lists elsewhere. But with a couple of …

Winter Wonderful Hot Chocolate Cheesecake

Christy loves all things sugar, but especially pies, cakes and tarts. She blogs about those and more on My Invisible Crown. She adores cheesecake most of all, so if you do too, you'll definitely want to see more from our Cheesecake Fanatic.<p>Hiya! I'm Christy from the blog My Invisible Crown. It's so …

Dessert

26 Reasons You Don't Need Meat At Your Super Bowl Party

There will be cheese. Oh yes. Lots and lots of cheese.

Tender Pulled Pork from Your Oven

Barbecue aficionados know that a low temperature and long hours are the key to pork shoulder tender enough for pulling. If you don’t have a backyard …

BBQ

ICYMI: This week's recipes include grown-up Hot Pockets, Sloppy Joes, and a Sunshine Smoothie: http://thekitc.hn/1mCs05a

The Food Lab: Black Bean Soup With Chorizo and Braised Chicken

It's time for another round of The Food Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook or follow it on Twitter for play-by-plays on future kitchen tests and recipe</b> …

Here's How to Mix Up Your Bean Routine

Think you've done everything you can with beans? Mix up your routine with this Mexified Pot o' Beans, cooked low and slow—no presoaking necessary<p>There are many ways to cook dried beans, but only one that lets you skip the overnight soak: the super low-and-slow method. No matter what type of beans I …

Make The Best Salsa For Nachos

Fortify your game day chips with this smoky, spicy mix<p>Though it’s the verb you hear most often, <i>making</i> nachos isn’t entirely accurate. Really, if you’re assembling the ultimate plate of nachos, you’re <i>building</i> them.<p>Nacho architecture is critical to ensuring that every bite of this Mexican-American …

Take advantage of the cold weather with this caramelized white hot chocolate: http://thekitc.hn/1idtF0R

Yummy Butternut Squash Pasta Recipe With Parmesan, Nutmeg and Sage

I'm always looking for recipes that put fall and winter flavors like butternut squash to work in vegetarian fare. A thoughtful pasta recipe like this one is a great way to turn meatless meals into a main course. If you're looking for festive fare that satisfies both vegetarians and your …

Shake off the winter blues with this homemade grapefruit honey ginger soda: http://thekitc.hn/1iJEZVk

Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

Roger Vergé's Fried Eggs with Wine Vinegar

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A new year, a new favorite way to cook eggs.</i><p>We know you're stubborn about your fried eggs -- so stubborn we couldn't write about one best method (we narrowed it …

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

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Make Easy Homemade Pickles

Master this simple technique and never buy the supermarket variety again<p>At every family gathering, I’m known as The Pickle Guy.<p>The transformation occurred a few years back when I brought a single jar of bell pepper pickles to Thanksgiving. At the time, I thought that the pickles, which I had …

Neko Case On World Cafe

<i>This segment, from Sept. 18, is part of our</i> Best Of 2013 <i>series, in which we revisit some of our most memorable interviews and performances of the year.</i><p>Neko Case's new album, <i>The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You</i>, expands upon the fiercely intelligent …

The 7 Most Common French Toast Cooking Mistakes

This classic brunch recipe might seem simple, but it's a weekend dish for a reason.<p>French toast is the champion of brunch. Nothing says "weekend" like tucking into what should be a dessert (it's basically fried bread pudding) and washing it down with something bubbly that you can cloak in orange …

These eggnog doughnut muffins are exactly what you want, and hope, they are: http://thekitc.hn/1bg8JjC

The Food Lab: The Science of the Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>"Stop making cookies."<p><i>I'm sorry, what was that dear?</i><p>"I said, <b>stop making cookies</b>."<p><i>That's odd</i>, I thought to myself. <i>Why would she be saying that? Wouldn't any wife be pleased to be married to a husband who fills the house with the aroma</i> …

Chocolate Dulce de Leche Bars >> http://bit.ly/19fVplc Fudgy cookies go Latin with an infusion of dulce de leche, a sweet milk caramel also known as cajeta and arequipe. These cool treats are happily portable on their crisp shortbread crusts.