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28 amazing chocolate cookies you must try

Chocolate and cookies are both among my favorite foods in the world, and what better than both chocolate and cookies in one bite? Yes, chocolate …

Recipes

lighter, airy pound cake

Old-school pound cakes come with their own easily-remembered formula (a pound of butter to a pound of sugar, eggs and flour) with leavening only …

7 recipes that will turn you into a ‘Great British Baking Show’ star baker

There were no time restraints, no finicky tent conditions and no Judge With the Piercing Blue Eyes to intimidate me, but baking along with Season 3 of “The Great British Baking Show” on PBS was no cake walk, either.<p>Like the bakers, I encountered completely new recipes and techniques, some more …

Recipes

How to Make Kouign Amann at Home — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

How to Make Kouign Amann<p>Makes 12 individual pastries<p>Inspiration and methods for this recipe were drawn from several different sources, namely <i>Flour,</i> …

17 Cake Batter Recipes That Aren’t Cake

When you think of protein bars, flavored popcorn or gooey cinnamon buns, cake batter probably isn’t the flavor that immediately comes to mind. Well, consider your mind blown, because we have all of the above and then some — and they all taste just like cake! Instead of baking a regular cake for …

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN SOURDOUGH BREAD

GET IT STARTED<p>In a world of microwaves and right or left swipes, there are still some things worth the wait—like baking bread. Even though it takes some time, DIYing pretty bakery loafs in your own kitchen should not elicit a boredom-induced meltdown. The kitchen won’t hold you hostage from the …

Bread

The Best Recipes of 2016 — So Far

We're already more than halfway through 2016, and that means we've conjured up a <i>lot</i> of recipes for you to try. While there's a seemingly endless number of new breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert recipes to bookmark, only a handful deserve a spot on a list of the best. Based on popularity among …

Recipes

How to make sweet Korean pancakes, Hotteok (호떡)

Would you like a piece of hot, crispy, and chewy fried dough with sizzling brown sugar syrup oozing out? I don't know about you, but I can't say …

Recipes

The Devil is in Your Sandwich: Gluten, Gut Health and Glorious Non-Gimmicky Food Fads

So it’s kinda weird right? All of a sudden you go to the grocery store and everywhere you look is gluten free this and that. From english muffins …

The Most Accurate Measuring Cups You Can Buy For Flawless Baking

Baking is basically edible chemistry, which makes precise measuring super important. To make sure you’re armed with the most accurate measuring cups …

Food & Dining

The Filipino Frozen Dessert More Irresistible Than an Ice Cream Sundae

Halo-halo is renowned as <i>the</i> Filipino dessert to know and try because of its distinct flavors and how fun it is to eat. <b>"Halo-halo" literally translates to "mix mix," which is exactly what's required for this not-recipe.</b> And because of the variety of sweet ingredients used—ice cream, fruit, jelly, …

Dessert

A Genius Chocolate Birthday Cake with Super-Fluffy Chocolate Frosting

<i>This post originally appeared on</i> <b>Food52</b><i>.</i><p>This is a banner day: There are not one but <i>two</i> secret ingredients in this <b>genius chocolate cake</b>. They help make …

Recipe for lemon chess pie

<i>Makes one 9-inch pie</i><p>Made with sugar, eggs, and butter, this smooth and lemony custard pie is a version of chess pie. Chess pies supposedly originated …

pink lemonade bars

Last year, not seconds after putting the final touches on what I certain was The Lemon Bar To End All Lemon Bars, a recipe intended for that little …

Dulce de Leche Crepe Cake

Wow a crowd with this easy crepe cake, featuring layers of indulgent dulce de leche buttercream between paper-thin French crepes.<p>Ingredients<p>1cup …

Chocolate Almond Cake

Time is the most precious commodity we possess. These words of advice have been somewhere in the back of my mind for awhile, but they didn't …

Chocolate

Chocolate Peanut Butter Ball Cheesecake

Say hello to my very first chocolate cheesecake for Cookie Dough and Oven Mitt! This chocolate peanut butter ball cheesecake is epic though. It has …

Making Mochi, a Japanese Treat That’s All About Texture

Sometimes the pleasures of food aren’t packed in remarkable tastes, but in textures. And when it comes to mochi, the Japanese rice dough, much of its appeal can be attributed to a glorious bounce or a gelatinous squish or a comforting kind of gloop.<p>One of the most popular ways to eat mochi is in …

Recipes

Just Desserts: Chocolate-Dipped Toffee-Pecan Cookies

<i>If you need triple-tested, much-beloved recipes for anything, turn to the experts at Southern Living magazine’s test kitchen. Craving cookies? Their</i> …

These Are the Top 7 Superfoods According to Pinterest

“You are what you eat, from your head down to your feet.” Everyone’s favorite ’80s throwback PSA Time for Timer had a catchy tune and lyrics that got us through many a pop quiz in health class, and the message remains on point today. That’s why we love our superfoods! Superfoods are the foods …

Delectable Mini Gluten-Free Lemon Blueberry Muffins

<i>Gluten free lemon blueberry muffins are bursting with flavor. They're the perfect breakfast for summer mornings!</i><p>Around this time of year, I want to put blueberries in everything. And lemon. Blueberry goodies without lemon zest and extract just don’t seem right to me! The one exception is when I use …

Breakfast

Bundt Cake

From a reverse marble bundt cake to a version featuring applesauce and chocolate chips, here are some amazing recipes to follow when looking to bake the ring-shaped cake.

Perfect Iced Coffee

Iced coffee is my life. When I wake up, often around the time party animals on the west coast are just heading home, I start each day not with a cup …

Food & Dining

'Great British Baking Show' new season launches July 1 on PBS

“On your marks, get set — bake!” Cue the rush to mixers and ovens...<p>“The Great British Baking Show” — the less-charming title for the U.S. version of "The Great British Bake Off” — is back for another tense season of Swedish princess cakes, scones, Swiss rolls, sky-high croquembouche towers, tarts, …

Japanese-Style White Bread

This traditional Japanese-style bread, also known as Japanese milk bread, has a soft, buttery texture unlike traditional American white bread. Martha made this recipe on Martha Bakes episode 606.<p><b>Yield:</b> Makes 1 loaf<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1/4 cup warm water (110 degrees)<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast<br>• 1 1/2 …

Bread

How to Make Lemon Meltaways That Truly Melt Away

Get Recipe Lemon Meltaways<p>As the daughter of an extroverted Southern lady, I attended more than my fair share of church socials, bridal luncheons, housewarmings, and baby showers, each a blur of pastel crepe paper and plastic party plates. While the specifics of any given menu were generally …

Recipes

My Cookie Obsession: Tender, Melting, Gooey Alfajores

Get Recipe Alfajores Con Cajeta (Vanilla Shortbread With Goat's Milk Toffee)<p>When you live with the knowledge that a jar of seductively rich homemade <i>cajeta</i> is never more than an hour away, your every thought bends to its service. You imagine it over everything from French toast to ice cream, and how …

Cooking

How to Make Sandwich Rolls - Easy French Rolls Recipe

light brioche burger buns

Do you know what this is? This is <b>It</b>. This is the hamburger bun recipe I’d been obsessing, dreaming and fretting over when I had my Incident back in …

martha’s macaroni-and-cheese

I’m sorry. I know, this isn’t right. Not fair. Totally cruel. We’re just weeks from bathing suit season and this here is no friend to lycra.<p>But I had …