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Date And Pistachio Balls

Imae credit: Ulf Svane<p><i>Recipe courtesy of Sweet Paul Magazine.</i><p>Healthy and delicious date balls with an aromatic taste of cocoa and green crunchiness from the pistachios. No sugar added to these tasty balls -- a perfect snack.<p><b>Makes 30 balls</b><p><i>Ingredients:</i><p>7.05 oz Medjool dates, pits removed<p>7.05 oz …

The Best Lessons from 40 Holiday Cookbooks

From better salad dressings to flakier pie crust, here are tips from the best holiday cookbooks.<p><i>This season’s list of exceptional cookbooks is long</i> …

Roasted Herb and Spice Chickpeas

Chickpeas, also called garbanzo beans, are healthy and fun to nibble on, and this recipe makes them spicy, delicious, crispy and super snackable. Serve warm, straight out of the oven, or store in an airtight container.<p>Ingredients<p>1 ½ cups dried chickpeas soaked overnight in cold water, or 2 (15oz) …

A Cookie a Day: Rugelach

Rugelach. It's a fun word to say, especially if you let yourself get good and phlegmy with it. Rugel-<i>aagchhhh</i>. So you've said it, and that's fun, and then you eat it, and...nope. Not even a little fun. Other, less enthused phlegmy noises ensue.<p>If you've ever had rugelach of the …

Hot Milk Cake

Heat oven to 325°. Bring 1 cup milk to a simmer in a 1-qt. saucepan; remove from heat and add 2 tbsp. vanilla. Whisk flour, baking powder, and salt …

Master the Art of the Summery Sunday Supper With These Light & Bright Recipes

A classic Sunday supper doesn't have to mean heavy, hearty braised meat—try these lighter, fresher projects for dinner this weekend.<p><b>We love hunkering down to tackle a big recipe on winter weekends</b>. But just because the weather's hot and steamy up doesn't mean you can't tackle a stellar dinner …

45 Summer Pastas Full of Tomatoes, Pesto, Herbs and More

We don't mean macaroni salad.<p><b>We'll happily eat pasta year-round</b>, but there's something particularly great about summer pasta. We're big fans of blanketing pasta with fresh herbs, tomatoes, and other seasonal favorites that won't weigh us down. (But there can still be cheese!) Check out 45 of our …

Italian Food

How to Make Compote 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: Transform your season's harvest into a simple, versatile compote, without fancy canning equipment -- and</i> …

How to Make a Vinaigrette 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: Food52's Associate Editor Kenzi Wilbur holds vinaigrettes near and dear to her heart. This is how she makes</i> …