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Holiday Recipe: Cranberry Cake

Preheat the oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a 10-inch springform pan (or a collection of smaller pans. This make 10 to 12 cups of batter.)<p>Use a stand …

Peppermint Brownie Cookies Recipe

These fudgy, cakey cookies are perfect for those of us who love brownies but perhaps don't trust ourselves around a full unguarded pan. My favorite thing about making my own homemade "bake and slice" logs is that it allows you to enjoy these cookies at their peak, ie fresh and warm from the oven, …

Banana Bread with Dark Chocolate Chips

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Todd and Diane of the White on Rice Couple pass along a recipe for Todd's grandmother's top-rated banana bread.</i><p><i></i><p>The biggest influence in my culinary life is my …

Honey Pumpkin Biscuits

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is here.</i><p><i>Today: If you're going to stray from a traditional buttermilk biscuit, this is the way to do it.</i><p>I’m a buttermilk …

Tortellini Spinach Bake in Creamy Lemon Sauce

People are always asking us how we come up with recipes, and also what we cook when we don’t really have a plan, or we’re short on time. We’ll be the …

Sugar Cream Pie

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Paula Haney | The Hoosier Mama Book of Pie | Agate, 2013<p>The recipe for sugar cream pie traveled across the prairie in …

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Braised chicken with spinach and lentils

Step 1<p>Heat oil in a deep frypan over medium-high heat. In 2 batches, add chicken and brown all over for 3-4 minutes. Remove from the pan and set …

Maple Ginger Rice Pudding

Do you even know how much I love celery juice? Yea… celery juice. I like it a lot. Almost too much. It’s bordering on strange. Ok, not bordering… …

Butterscotch "Salty Oat" Cookies Recipe

The crunchy salt crystals on top of a salty oat cookie really makes them special. Butterscotch chips lend an extra bit of sweetness and cinnamon gives them a hint of spice. They may not be your grandma's oatmeal cookie, but I think that she'd approve.<p>This recipe is adapted from Erin's 2011 cookie …

Chewy Brown Sugar Cookies Recipe

These warm and chewy brown sugar cookies really hit the spot, and in only 30 minutes.<p>Why It Works<p>melting the butter makes for denser, chewier cookies.<br>• Rolling the dough in brown sugar doubles down on brown sugar flavor while adding a crackly texture to the exterior.<p><b>Read more: One Bowl Baking: Chewy</b> …

Blackberry Stuffed Scones

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Bake some scones. Your day will be better for it.</i><p>I really think that there are very few of life’s little …

Grilled Corn & Barley Salad with Tomato Vinaigrette Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Being a Jersey girl, this salad showcases two of my favorite local ingredients, corn and tomatoes. This salad is best at the peak of summer when corn is most sweet, fresh, and juicy. Its light, crisp flavor makes a delicious side dish when served with grilled meats, or it can also …

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Baby Bok Choy with Yellow Bell Peppers

There are certain routines in our family for which I am unendingly grateful. One is that at the dinner table there is always a green vegetable of …

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Neiman Marcus Cookies

Jump to the recipe<p><i>The story behind these Neiman Marcus cookies may be an urban legend but the resulting oatmeal chocolate chip cookie is very, very</i> …

Mustard Lime Chicken Recipe

<b>Serves 2</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 lb skinless, boneless chicken breasts<br>• 1/2 cup fresh lime juice<br>• 1/2 cup fresh cilantro, chopped<br>• 1/4 cup Dijon mustard<br>• 1 Tbsp. olive …

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Barbara Kafka's Marinated Eggplant

<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: The best, fastest, lightest eggplant technique you haven't tried yet. (It's in the microwave. Don't be mad.)</i><p>I'd like to make an announcement: You can cook …

A Simple One-Pot Sunday Supper

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: A one-pot, end-of-summer-meal to celebrate your garden's resilience.</i><p>It is that time of year, where the season may be ending …

Biscotti di Vino Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This traditional family-style recipe is common in many regions of Italy with variations per area. This simple, almost biscuit-like biscotti is perfect to serve with fruits and cheeses while enjoying wine or after dinner with espresso and cordials —cucina di mammina<p><b>Makes: approx. 24</b> …

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The Secret to Perfectly Roasted Green Beans – Recipe

<i>Perfect Roasted Green Beans</i>The problem with roasted green beans, whether you do them in the oven or in a hot skillet, is to get those <b>beautiful,</b> …

Gingery Beef Lettuce Wraps Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p>2 tsp. vegetable or olive oil<br>• 1 pound ground beef chuck<br>• 2-inch knob of fresh ginger, peeled and finely grated<br>• 2 scallions, chopped<br>• 2 …

Cherry Sangria Recipe

A red wine base gets a boost of cherry flavor from Cherry Heering liqueur.<p><b>Read more: Serious Entertaining: A Last-Ditch, Goodbye-Summer Picnic</b><p>Ingredients1 cup pitted sweet cherries, halved3 tablespoons sugar1 tablespoon juice from 1 lemon, plus 1 small lemon, halved and thinly sliced into thin half …

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I can’t even begin to express how happy I am that August is almost gone. It has been a month full of bad news for us, so a fresh new month is …

Brown Sugar Oatmeal Cookies

I love cookies.<p>I love allllllll kinds of cookies.<p>I especially love cookies I don’t know very well!<p>(Sorry. <i>About Last Night</i> reference. I was going to …

Best Breakfast Potatoes Ever

I shared this recipe with you a couple of weeks ago in stripped-down, printable form, but I’m just now getting around to doing the step-by-step for …

How to Make Sangria 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: A party drink that is begging -- nay, requiring -- to be made ahead of time. Which means less work for you,</i> …

Dinner Tonight: Dad's Favorite Seafood Stew + Grilled Corn with Basil Butter

Surreal as it may seem, it is officially the final week of summer. The season has flown and hopefully you were able to take advantage of all the lovely ingredients summer has to offer. And if not, you still have time. This week's Dinner Tonight takes advantage of summer's favorite offerings, …

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Green Beans Vinaigrette

<i>Merrill's baby Clara has quite the appetite -- and it's all Merrill can do to keep up. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon and a minimal amount of fuss, she steps into the fray.</i><p><i>Today: Vinaigrette, for green beans and everything else.</i><p>Videos like this of babies reacting to the taste of …

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