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Get Your Mind Blown By The Most Informative Infographics Of 2015

Prepare to know everything about who is to blame for climate change.<p>What’s in your food? If you can’t pronounce something on the ingredient list, it’s probably one of the strange powders depicted in this excellent visual infographic on just what we’re putting in our bodies when we eat processed …

Infographics

26 ideas for the foodie on your holiday gift list

The holidays are here, and we've got plenty of gift ideas to keep everyone happy. Skip to gifts for: Kids, pets, and the socially conscious as well as those who are into health & wellness, home décor and amazing experiences. And you'll find even more holiday gift ideas here.<p><b>Fermentation jar</b><p>This …

Your Favorite Thanksgiving Sides

Turkeys may come and go, but it seems that the dishes served alongside—the potato casseroles and mashes, stuffings (or dressings), breads, sauces, and vegetables—incite the most love (or dislike).<p>From lots and lots of sweet potatoes to the stuffing-or-dressing conundrum, everyone has a favorite. …

Cooking

14 Hot Breakfasts to Make with Your Extra Hour

Did you remember to turn back your clocks this weekend? If so, you probably woke up this morning feeling well-rested thanks to that extra Daylight Saving Time hour of sleep—and surprised to see how bright it was. Or maybe you woke up at your normal, pre-Daylight Saving Time hour and realized you …

Breakfast

Pretty Much the Best Chocolate Cake Ever

We're a family that loves to double down on chocolate.<p>For birthdays, we have to do it up right by making my version of cake bliss. But, as you may have caught on at some point by reading MBA, I have a little bit of a multi-tasking problem.<p>My family enjoys watching me flit from one thing to another …

olive oil brownies with candied bacon + pecans

Hold on to yer hats, everybody. I’ve been baking again. And somehow I always choose to do so on days when it’s sweatstache weather. Or maybe it’s …

Dessert

11 Apple Cakes That All Deserve Awards

Everyone likes to be the best at something some of the time.<p>Turn, for proof, to high school yearbooks, which try so hard to give so many gangly 18-year-olds "best" titles that superlative pages are filled with not only "Best Dressed," "Most Athletic," and "Most Likely to Succeed," but also with …

Dessert

6 reasons to visit San Francisco now | CNN Travel

San Francisco

Community Picks: Best One-Pot Meal

<i>The results are in—here are the recipes our community loved from Your Best One-Pot Meal.</i><p><i>We've partnered with our friends at All-Clad to bring you our latest contest (plus a pretty amazing prize for the winner).</i><p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your …

Cooking

The 20 best breakfast recipes: part 4

Vivek Singh’s masala omelette<p>This is quite simply my kind of soul food. I remember taking masala omelette and bread in my lunch box pretty much every day of my 10-odd years of school. I don’t care if it’s cooked too much or soft, whether cold or hot, I can have a masala omelette any day of the …

Breakfast

Food For Life: How Cooking Saved Ruth Reichl

When the former Gourmet editor lost her job, she refound a sense of purpose by experimenting with recipes. Now she’s distilled the experience into a …

New York State

These 12 Recipes May Make You Actually Crave Leafy Greens

As far as September-through-November market offerings go, the leafy greens tend to fall pretty low on the totem pole. (There are squashes, after all, and a pumpkin is generally a whole lot cuter and more inspiring than a leaf of kale.) But fall is arguably the time we should be paying <i>most</i> attention …

Healthy Eating

Meat May Not Be So Bad for You After All (But There's a Catch)

Although a vegetarian diet has many health benefits, eating meat may not be so terrible for you either, as long as you include plenty of vegetables, …

Sweet and Salty Cake

Courtesy of Baked bakery in New York City, this Sweet and Salty Cake will satisfy every chocolate lovers' appetite.

Food

Red Velvet Chocolate Cake

What could make traditional red velvet cake even better? Chocolate, of course!

Food

Cream Cheese Frosting

Try Martha Stewart's quick and easy cream cheese frosting recipe! Cream cheese frosting is a delicious delight atop cupcakes and a favorite on pumpkin cake, carrot cake and more!

Dessert

Brown Butter Banana Bread With Peanut Streusel Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is inspired by the banana bread I made during my childhood from "The Blender Cookbook." I can't find it anywhere online. I think it's from the manual that came with our blender.<p>This month, I've been snacking on bananas with yogurt and chopped peanuts. This recipe takes …

Baking

Start Saving Apricot Pits—To Make Ice Cream

<i>Every other Sunday,</i> <i>we'll focus on one overlooked kitchen scrap and show you how to turn what would otherwise be trash into a dish to treasure.</i><p><i>Today: This ice cream is the pits. No, really—it's made with stone fruit pits.</i><p>Stone fruit pits are one kitchen scrap that’s easy to toss in the compost bin …

Ice Cream

5 Ways to Make The Easiest Summer Dessert Even Better

There seems to be hardly any improvement needed on icebox cakes. They are the epitome of summertime—or no-time, or lazy-time—sweets, and you can make them quickly, with little effort, and almost always with good results. And when there is little more to a creamy, chocolatey dessert's assembly than …

Dessert

5 Steaks You Don't Need to Cook to Medium Rare

<i>Here are five steaks to cook up this week—even if you don't eat red meat.</i><p>It's easy to feel left out at a barbecue if you're not a meat eater. When the grill master shouts out, "Steaks just hit the grill!" and everyone cooes in unison, you find solace in your potato salad.<p>Here at Food52, we talk …

Cooking

How ‘Healthy Foods’ Are Killing You

Professor Laura A. Schmidt of UC San Francisco’s School of Medicine writes about the perils of sugar—explored in the documentary That Sugar Film, in …

Diabetes

UC President Janet Napolitano's Global Food Initiative

"We are demonstrating ... what role a great public research university can play to address a challenge for the state, for the country, and for the …

Democrats

8 Korean Barbecue Recipes to Make at Home

When it comes to grilling, Korean chefs really know what they’re doing. Bright, umami-packed flavors, perfectly marinated meat, super-hot charcoal …

15 Replenishing Pre-Fast Recipes for Ramadan and Beyond

We’ve all heard breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but that saying is particularly significant during the observance of Ramadan. Starting your day with a pre-fast meal, or suhoor, that is very nutritious and filling will help you focus on what is truly important during the holy month. …

The Ultimate Recipe to Making Sushi for Two for Under $30

Rinse and drain the sushi rice 3 times, then combine the rice and 3 cups water in a rice cooker. If you’re cooking on a stovetop instead, combine the rice and 3 cups water in a medium saucepan. Bring it to a boil, then reduce heat to low. Cover the pot and let it cook for 20 minutes.<p>While the rice …

San Francisco’s Best Dim Sum by Neighborhood

San Francisco is a city that loves to brunch. People do not care what it is. If it's Saturday or Sunday people will line up for it. One such Chinese …

Mark Bittman, UC Berkeley Team Up to Cover California Agriculture | Forum | Forum

(Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for New York Times)<p>New York Times columnist Mark Bittman is currently a visiting fellow at UC Berkeley's Food …

14 DIY Vegan Cheeses That Taste Awesome

If you’re newly vegan or allergic to dairy, you may fantasize about eating a giant wheel of brie and feel hopeless that you’ll ever get to taste that wonderful buttery cheese again. Have no fear. You can either buy yourself mountains of awesome vegan cheeses (Really! They don’t taste like plastic!) …