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How to Make Snack Mix Without a Recipe, Savory or Sweet

<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: With just 4 steps and a trip to the spice cabinet, you can elevate all of the snacks already in your pantry</i> …

Game Day Eats: 16 Wing Recipes We Love

GalleryGame Day Eats: 16 Wing Recipes We Love<p>Some people like to actually watch their football and chow down on wings in between major plays. Others (cough, me) watch the fans, waiting until they're fully absorbed in the game to <i>make</i> a play and snatch up every last wing all stealthy-like when …

Sunday Sweets: Minion Mashup

Ever since I first saw "Despicable Me," I've been telling everyone that what I really need are minions.<p><i>(By Kidacity)</i><p>(And that unicorn. He's so fluffy …

On Reading (and Being Freaked Out by) 'Flowers in the Attic' as an Adult

Warning: Contains spoilers if you've managed to avoid this book for the past 35 years.<p>Mention the upcoming made-for-cable adaptation of V.C. Andrews' book <i>Flowers in the Attic</i> to any Gen X woman and chances are high that the response will be, "Oh my god, I CANNOT WAIT!"<p>I certainly had this reaction …

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Mini Pecan Pies Recipe

Sweet and nutty pecan pies in a tiny package.<p><b>Note:</b> To toast pecans, place on a baking sheet in a preheated 350°F oven for 8-12 minutes or until aromatic.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 mini pie crust recipe1 cup toasted pecans (see note)1 1/2 tablespoons butter, at room temperature1/2 cup brown …

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 1, The Ultimate Sugar Cookies

We're bringing you a festive cookie recipe every day from now till Christmas. First up: the ultimate sugar cookie, a holiday workhorse<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe.</i><p>Forget the 12 Days of Christmas. Think about it: if your true love really gave you all those …

How To Make The Best-Ever Pimiento Cheese

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The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

Cooking

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

Chicken Taco Salad

I love taco salads of any kind. I make one similar to this one, but I do drippy, rich taco meat and add a bunch of beans. I went the chicken route …

25 Takeout Recipes You Should Know How to Make at Home

From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home<p><b>Nothing beats vegging out on the couch</b> with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't have to order in to eat takeout classics. Check out our greatest "takeout" hits, and delete the …

Cooking

Pumpkin Donut Muffins

Donut Muffins are tender muffins that are rolled in butter and sugar after baking to create a slight “crust” on the exterior that is similar to that …

Cherry Pie Pops

Pie pops are the pie version of cake pops: one or two bite pies that are on top of a stick. Pie pops are very cute to look at and they’re not …

Sweet Potato Pecan Praline Cheesecake Bars

Cheesecake is a dessert that everyone in my family loves. I turn to it for our annual gatherings more than any other sweet, and it never disappoints. …

Winter Wonderland Cake Pops! Make Snow Globe Cakepops - A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

7 Delicious Ways to Use Thanksgiving Leftovers

There are always leftovers after Thanksgiving dinner. You can enjoy them by serving up a second plate full of turkey, potatoes and stuffing and have …