Sara Nichols

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12 wild (but delicious) brownie recipes you've never seen before

Where do your brownie loyalties lie? Are you Team Fudgy, Team Cakey, or Team In-Between-y?<p>I'm a fudgy-as-a-truffle gal myself (Alice Medrich's Best …

Treat Yourself (And Bae) To One Of These Seven Steak Dinners

Because you're worth it.

This Solar-Powered Tiny House Is Entirely Off the Grid

But we *might* be in it for the salvaged wood details.<p>Living in a tiny home doesn't have to mean sacrificing style or comfort, as evidenced by this teeny stunner created by former boat builder and current owner of tiny home company Room to Move, Jeff Hobbs.<p>Thanks to a 600-watt solar power system …

10 Made-Up Food Words That Should Exist

Chefs, bartenders and other sniglet enthusiasts coined ten words for our list.<p>Remember when you used to get angry but you were really just hungry—and …

Tap Water

Best Sandwiches in Los Angeles

Behold the sandwich—what began as an exercise in convenience has been elevated over the years to become one of mankind’s most delicious inventions. …

Ice Cream

Here's the secret way to hide the iPhone apps that Apple won't let you delete

Apple includes 30 applications with the iPhone and none of them can be deleted. Many iPhone owners have resorted to creating an "Apple" folder that contains un-used and un-removeable apps.<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook, has vaguely hinted that the company may be working on a way to remove the default apps that …

Apps

Black-Bottom Brownies

Makes thirty-two 1½" bars Servings<p>For the neatest, cleanest edges, freeze the brownies for 15 minutes so they’re nice and firm before cutting, and dip your knife in hot water between each slice.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>5 large eggs<p>8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature<p>⅓ cup plus …

Dessert

Meat and Chinese Chive Potstickers (Guōtiē) Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (13)<p>For the filling:<p>2/3 pound ground beef (preferably chuck) or lamb, coarsely chopped to loosen<br>• 2/3 cup chopped Chinese chives or …

Carrot Slaw Recipe - Chowhound

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The Easiest Morning Coffee Fix Is Primula's Cold Brew Bottle

Make cold brew while you sleep with Primula's sleek to-go bottle.<p>At $4 for a 16-oz. <b>cold brew</b> at my local coffee shop, I know the smarter budget choice is to make it at home. But I find myself dragging at the thought of having to grind a whole bag of beans, soak them for 24 hours, then painstakingly …

Coffee

18 Noodle Soup Recipes to Make You Temporarily Forget About Ramen

Ramen, the Japanese noodle soup that has swept the nation, isn’t going away any time soon. And we don’t want it to! But there are some seriously tasty noodle soups out there that aren’t getting their fair share of the spotlight. Let’s remedy that. From China to Thailand to Vietnam, here are the …

Healthy Living

5 Ways to Cook with Bones (Besides Broth)

There was a time only several decades ago when no one would throw any food away—not even a single bone. Luckily lots of people are already on-board with making bone broth(me included—I'm writing a book about it!), but there's more: Beyond making stocks or broths, we can cook with spent bones to …

7 Best Recipes for Octopus

It may seem daunting, but octopus is worth tackling at home. Whether grilled or braised, the tender tentacles are incredibly delicious and can be …

Cooking

Watermelon Pizza Recipe

<i>Although the recipe calls for specific amounts and ingredients that go nicely together, the truth is it's highly flexible, and you can easily omit,</i> …

Watermelon

11 Best Hangover Foods

Don’t let a night out on the town lead to a bad (or missed) day on the bike. Here are 11 easy ways to cure—or even prevent—a hangover.<p>Holiday season means family, friends, parties, and drinks. All of which can lead to uncomfortable mornings spent hiding in dark rooms eating greasy food and …

Alcohol

How to Braise Meat Like a Professional Chef

I used to work at a restaurant in Seattle where one of my responsibilities was to get the braise going every morning before the rest of the chefs showed up. All day long, the restaurant filled with heaven-sent meat perfume. UNLIKE braising at the restaurant, I actually get to sit down and enjoy the …

BBQ

New-Look Bloody Mary

8 Servings<p>This spicy bloody mary will cure…whatever…happened last night.<p>January 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 cups tomato juice (preferably Campbell's)<p>1 cup dill pickle juice<p>1/4 cup fresh lemon juice<p>1 tablespoon prepared horseradish<p>2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce<p>2 teaspoons curry powder<p>1 teaspoon …

Celery

Bourbon-Butterscotch Pudding

8 Servings<p>This complexly flavored pudding owes its smooth texture to a quick spin in the blender.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter<p>1 vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>¾ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>2 ½ cups heavy cream<p>1 cup whole milk<p>1 tablespoon bourbon or Scotch<p>½ teaspoon …

Baking

5 Fast, Easy, Fresh Comfort Food Recipes for Dinner

From shrimp to lamb stir-fry, these five quick, easy comfort food recipes will become weeknight dinner staples.<p>It's March, which means we're almost out of the woods—the snow is thawing (mostly), we're creeping up to 40 degrees in the daytime (in the northeast), and it's no longer dark at 5 p.m. But …

Cooking

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> …

Spices

Olive Oil Ice Cream

makes about 3½ cups<p>You might be wondering, Does this really taste good? The answer is yes. Choose a light-bodied, fruity olive oil rather than a heavy, peppery one.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 3/4 cups whole milk<p>¼ cup heavy cream<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ cup plus 2 Tbsp. sugar<p>4 large egg yolks<p>¼ …

Ice Cream

How to brew coffee at home

Melbourne's coffee tsar, Salvatore Malatesta, bubbles with enthusiasm on the subject of coffee. He's also evangelical about how best to appreciate …

Coffee

25 Pretty Dresses to Wear All Summer Long

Light-as-air, wear-anywhere dresses are synonymous with summer. After all, as temps rise, the desire to wear as little as possible while still …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Coffee

The Only 5 Grill Styles You Should Buy

Because heaven help you if you're using gas.<p><b>I just moved my family to a big house in a rural area. So naturally the first thing I want to do is get myself a first-class grill. Money isn't really an object (I have a good job and have been saving for this move). The only problem is that there are a</b> …

BBQ

10 Simple Hacks For Packing A Suitcase

Packing for a long trip can be problematic: you don't want to bring along too much and have to lug around a heavy bag, but you also don't want to pack too little and end up forgetting a crucial item.<p>Here are 10 tips to make packing easy.<p>1. Roll clothing up and then use air-compression plastic bags …

Clothing