Danni Tang

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Make This Now: Blueberry Cookies

The muffin top episode of <i>Seinfeld</i> has become pretty iconic, but it's worth revisiting Elaine's words of wisdom when describing why muffin tops are the superior part of the muffin: "It's crunchy. It's explosive. It's where the muffin breaks free of the pan and does its own thing."<p>Well, I take your …

The Etymology of the Word 'Bread'

Well, we English speakers call it "bread"--but we didn't always. How the most basic element of the Western diet got its name<p>Ah, bread. For most of European cooking, and certainly the cuisine brought over to the Americas by English and French settlers, the leavened loaves are at the very heart of …

Language

Recipe Of The Day: Sponge Cake

There was a time in the history of food when cakes were only made with yeast. Bakers used the yeast that naturally collected on the top of beer to make their cakes rise. It wasn't until the discovery of the leavening power of eggs in the 18th century that began the golden age for cake -- and for …

Hump Day Snack: Cookie Cameos

You might think twice before dunking your way through a sleeve of these Oreos, which feature intricate mini portraits of Victorian era figures inside …

Party Recipe: Dark Chocolate & Nutella Puppy Chow

Puppy chow is dangerous stuff. I had never even heard of the snack until my friend Beth, an Iowa native, left some at my house after a holiday …

Dessert

How did people call their penises and vaginas eight centuries ago?

Benedict Cumberbatch Is Amazing in This Short Film INSEPARABLE

One Pot Wonders: Easy Ratatouille with Chicken

Without fail, every time I hear "ratatouille," I think of the animated movie that many of us have come to love, which succeeds in making the idea of a rat in a kitchen incredibly adorable and sweet, instead of the shrieking and panicky reactions typically associated with the discovery of such …

10 of the Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Scotland

From wild marshlands shrouded in morning mist to rugged mountain peaks and glistening lochs, Scotland has no shortage of jaw-dropping views. To get you started, here are 10 of Scotland's most beautiful places to add to your itinerary.<p>1. Loch Ness<p>Photo courtesy of mendhak via Flickr.<p>Scotland's most …

Scotland

Hand Pies Are The Best And Cutest Pies

You know what feels good in the hand? Pie does.

Baking

Ricotta Cake with Fresh Berries

4.5<p>4.5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 6 to 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>45 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour<p>A light ricotta cake topped with macerated …

The Last Chocolate Cake Recipe You Will Ever Need

Always on the lookout for the best chocolate cake recipes, we were delighted to find this one! It's been called "delicious" by non-chocolate cake eaters, and requested for many a birthday and more non-occasions. The cake itself is made from scratch with buttermilk and plenty of eggs to keep it …

Rosie's Buttermilk Biscuits

<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: Heather Baird of SprinkleBakes lets us in on her grandmother's secrets for making perfect buttermilk biscuits.</i><p>As a child, my grandparents' farm was my favorite place on …

Baking

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

White Gazpacho: The Cold Cucumber Soup We Can't Stop Eating

Another summer, another obsession with a Lee Bros. recipe. Before all of you hispanophiles get ready to throw stuff at me, let me clarify: the white gazpacho I am currently obsessed with is not an authentic, Spanish white gazpacho. It contains no almonds or grapes. It commits the grave sin of …

Best US Coastal Hikes: Escape The City Hiking 10 Of America's Best Seaside Trails (PHOTOS)

Looking to escape the city this summer? Get away from the urban grind and enjoy some of the stress-relieving benefits of nature with a relaxing weekend trip exploring some of the country's most scenic coastal destinations by foot.<p>Ranging in length and difficulty level from one-mile walks around the …

Two-Ingredient Magic Shell

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Marian shows us how to make magic shell at home, with just two pantry ingredients.</i><p>There's magic hiding in your cupboard.<p>It's not Narnia (sorry), …

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Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

No-Bake Cheesecake Flag Cake -- 4th of July Flag Cake

Three of Europe's Most Hedonistic Cities: Part 2 - London

<b>Just Back from London...</b><p><i>Part 2 of a 3 part series</i><p>London has a variety of things to do for people of all ages and interests. I lived in South Kensington for 10 years until 3 years ago and still discover new little nooks. From having a staring contest with the royal guards at the Buckingham Palace to …

England

How to Make any Galette (or Crostata) in 7 Steps

<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 these 7 steps, you won't need a recipe to make rustic, free-form fruit tarts -- through summer and</i> …

Baking

The Astronomical Cost of Building the U.S.S. ENTERPRISE

STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS Clip - Intense Benedict Cumberbatch Scene

8 Biscuits & Scones

Toast, pasta, chicken: all blank slates of the kitchen, ingredients on which to build, to experiment. We're adding biscuits and scones to that list.<p>Because while they're wonderful plain, biscuits and scones can take on flavors sweet and savory, can be shot through with the essence of spring, can be …

How To Make Classic Sour Cream Pound Cake from Scratch

<b>Prepare the pan and preheat the oven to 325°.</b> Butter the bundt pan, being sure to get into all the nooks and crannies. Sprinkle in a few spoonfuls of …

Baking

Raspberry Lemon Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Cupcakes