Dana Gordon

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Melty! Salted Caramel Hazelnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

June 1, 2014<p>Oh my gosh I couldn’t stop eating these cookies! I gave a few to my mom and I was going to give the rest away too, but then… I opened the …

The Best Way to Soften Butter, Fast

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: A fast, foolproof way to soften butter when spontaneous baking calls.</i><p>When you need softened butter for baking, or to make herb or garlic butter, or just for easier …

Grandma's Roasted Potatoes

Home > Recipes by Category > Family Recipes > Grandma’s Roasted Potatoes<p>Grandma’s Roasted Potatoes<p>June 3, 2014 // 37 <i>Comments »</i><p>I’ve talked quite a bit …

Pasta with Ricotta and Saffron

<i>Tod</i><i>ay: Rethink your mac and cheese with this sunny ricotta and saffron pasta from Abruzzo.</i><p>Simple, fresh, and tasty, this is a pasta dressing that barely even requires cooking -- just a little sizzle of the guanciale and the tea-like infusion of saffron threads, some fresh ricotta cheese, and before …

Our 4th of July Party Planning List

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- and we don't want you to miss out on the fun.</i><p><i>Today: Get out the sparklers! We're planning ahead for the Fourth of July.</i><p>Tell us, what’s not to love about eating, drinking, and fireworks? That being said, as people who love to cook, there's often much …

How to Make Twix Bars at Home

<i>All week long, our very own Jennifer Steinhauer from Weeknights with Jenny will be sharing recipes from her new book Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today). Follow along to win one of five copies we’re giving away -- and to take a trip down memory lane.</i><p><i>Today:</i> …

Wedding Cake Vanilla Italian Buttercream Recipe

This classic Italian meringue buttercream takes a bit of getting used to, but once you have the method down it's an incredibly reliable frosting, perfect for piping and layering into cakes. A digital thermometer is recommended if you can get your hands on one, so that you can be multitasking and …

Puff Pastry Apple Turnovers Recipe

The best apple turnover you will ever have. Made with blitz puff pastry, the buttery and flaky pastry shell encases a sweet-tart Granny Smith apple-and-cinnamon filling that's perfectly cooked throughout.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>This recipe uses blitz puff pastry, which is easier to make than …

Super-Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe

The humble, yet mighty, buttermilk biscuit is an American quick bread that uses baking powder and steam to create layers that are moist, rich, and tender. This recipe creates perfectly light and unbelievably flaky buttermilk biscuits have been perfected through round after round of testing. They're …

The Best Barbecue Beans Recipe

The time investment of using dried beans pays in this recipe, which produces some of the best barbecue beans you'll ever have—a slowly reduced sauce packs a deep and complex barbecue flavor while tender and creamy beans round it out.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Contrary to popular belief, soaking the …

5 Tricks to Making a Really Excellent Burger

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>From cuts to fat content to seasoning, Cara is teaching you 5 simple</i> …

Blueberry Muffins

Certain recipes never make their way to these pages. Blueberry muffins are a good example. I love blueberry muffins, so I try new recipes whenever I …