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An Upscale Backyard Barbecue

<i>Today: Host a barbecue soirée and savor the last warm nights of summer.</i><p>You've already hosted the refined, candlelit dinner indoors. Now you're looking for something to keep you outside: a barbecue. Invite your friends over and enjoy the last of the warm summer breeze from your patio or deck -- …

Grilling

Philly Cheesesteaks

Before I begin this post, I’d like to state for the record that I’m not from Philly. I’m not even from Pennsylvania. I’m not even from the Northeast. …

Vietnamese Caramel Pork Stir Fry

30-Minute Vietnamese Caramel Pork Stir Fry.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 1, 2014 102<p>THESE BOWLS! (caps necessary)<p>I want to dive inside and eat my way out.<p>We are …

Ginger Beer Margaritas

Ginger Beergaritas.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 2, 2014 62<p>Please come over so I can feed you a cocktail right now.<p>Think: the most gigantic basket of homemade …

Carnitas {Mexican Pulled Pork}

<b>Carnitas (Mexican Pulled Pork)</b> <i><br>Recipe adapted by Our Best Bites from Cooks Illustrated Cookbook</i><p>Ingredients:<p>3 1/2-4 pounds boneless pork butt roast …

Artichoke Leek Frittata Recipe

Frittatas, as simple as they seem, can be a challenge to pull off well. The secret to a perfect frittata, or almost any egg dish for that matter, is</i> …

Frittatas

Vanilla Cupcakes Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Dan Lepard | Short & Sweet | Chronicle Books, 2013<p>I adore Dan Lepard. And I adore his vanilla cupcakes recipe. Dan’s …

HOME

Hi! I’m Kristin Guy, a Los Angeles based stylist/photographer who specializes in food, table top, home & garden. Dine x Design is my celebration of …

Greek-Style Rice Pilaf With Chicken Thighs Recipe

As a lover of quick and easy dishes, pilafs—simple dishes of rice cooked in broth—come up in my repertoire all the time. They're an insanely easy way to produce a flavor-packed meal in a single pan with minimum fuss.This version combines chicken and rice with Greek flavors like lemon, oregano, and …

Parmesan-Crusted Pork Chops

Roast Chicken With Spring Vegetables

The Best General Tso's Chicken Recipe

If the British can proudly call Chicken Tikka Masala their national dish, then surely it's time that General Tso got his chicken in our national spotlight. Everybody knows the candy-sweet take-out joint version, but I firmly believe that it has the potential to be so much more than that. How great …

Epicurious – Recipes, Menu Ideas, Videos & Cooking Tips

Cook This Now<p>Cooking ribs under pressure means they get incredibly tender without falling apart or shredding—in a fraction of the time as braising …

Easter Sides: The Best Macaroni Salad Ever & Sundried Tomato Pasta Salad

Today I woke up to a downpour. It was my turn to take the dog out. My umbrella was in my husband’s car, where he put it roughly 8 years ago. I do not …

Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

It’s better to just let it be what it is.<p>I had every intention of making you a fancy Easter brunch cake… the kind with lemon and lavender and swirly …

Best Broccoli Salad

Let’s just say I am tired. The last week has been an utter whirlwind. Thursday we drove 800 miles to Iowa. Friday we ran around and had appointments …

Bibimbap

The cool breeze of Autumn is well and truly here to stay. I am wearing socks in the house, which means goodbye cold salads and hello hearty, morish …

Korean Food

Chicken Satay Stir-Fry with Orange Scented Jasmine Rice

3 3/4 cups water<p>2 oranges, zested<p>2 cups jasmine rice, rinsed<p>2 tablespoons canola or safflower oil, 2 turns of the pan<p>1 1/2 to 1 3/4 pounds chicken …

Cheddar Corn Chowder

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episodes: and<p>Total:1 hr 1 minPrep:20 minCook:41 min<p>Yield:10 to 12 servings<p>Level:Intermediate<p>Recipe courtesy of Tyler …

Croque Monsieur

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.<p>Melt the butter over low heat in a small saucepan and add the flour all at once, stirring with a wooden spoon for 2 …

Gruyere

Parmesan Chicken

Pound the chicken breasts until they are 1/4-inch thick. You can use either a meat mallet or a rolling pin.<p>Combine the flour, salt, and pepper on a …

Homemade Granola Bars

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:4 hr 5 minPrep:25 minInactive:3 hrCook:40 min<p>Yield:12 to 16 bars<p>Level:Easy<p>More from:<p>Recipe courtesy of Alton …

Onion-Braised Beef Brisket

5 stars based on 96 votes<p>This recipe was recently featured in Food 52’s Genius Recipes column. It comes from Nach Waxman, owner of the New York City …

How To Start Seeds Indoors

(Image credit: Steve Steese)<p>We are all fascinated by the process of watching something grow from a small seed to a mature and productive plant. I …

Gardening

Homemade Peanut Butter Cup Eggs Recipe

Peanut butter-filled chocolate eggs are a classic Easter treat, and they're especially tasty when you make them yourself.<p><b>Note</b>: Be sure to select commercial peanut butter for this recipe. Natural peanut butter, which just contains peanuts and sometimes salt and sugar, makes a filling that's too …

Bruschetta with Leeks, Goat Cheese, and Bacon

I made this unimaginably delightful appetizer last week because I had leeks, bacon, and goat cheese in my fridge and I decided they were, like, …

Creamy Caramelized Leek Soup with Maple Glazed Bacon

Creamy Caramelized Leek Soup with Maple Glazed Bacon.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 27, 2014 89<p>I don’t even want to tell you about soup right now.<p>I mean, it’s …

Broiled Salmon with Herb Mustard Glaze

Chicken in Creamy Tomato Curry: Chicken Tikka Masala

Sauce:<p>For the marinade: In a large bowl, mix together the marinade ingredients. Add the chicken and toss to coat. Marinate at least 30 minutes, or in …