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Nutella Chocolate Cheesecake Recipe - Printer Friendly - Chowhound

1Preheat the oven to 375°F and arrange a rack in the middle. Coat the bottom and sides of a 9-inch springform pan with butter.<p>2In a food processor, …

12 Recipes for Taco Night (That's Tonight!)

We love a good potluck—our pals crammed around one table, reaching over each other, each contributing a part of the meal, and the meal very much more than the sum of its parts. But what we <i>really</i> love? A taco potluck. Put one person in charge of the cocktails, make sure there's plenty to fill the …

The Dessert Your Next Dinner Party Needs

Photographer and blogger Katie Quinn Davies shares her go-to recipe for the final course.<p>"This is my take on the classic English '4, 4, 4, and 2' Victoria sponge cake recipe that my mom used to make. Strawberries pair very well with lemon, and this recipe uses the Italian lemon liqueur limoncello, …

25 Brussels Sprouts Recipes Because There Are So Many Delicious Ways to Cook Them

<b>We love brussels sprouts every which way -- roasted, sauteed, fried, shaved, and so much more. Whichever method you choose, they're a great building block for a delicious side or main dish.</b><p>Brussels Sprouts Basics<p><b>In Season:</b> These cabbage cousins are at the peak of their season from September to …

No Fuss, No Muss: 7 Simple Dinner Recipes Your Family Will Love

Weeknight dinners should full of flavor, not fuss. These easy recipes prove that you can create healthy and delicious meals for your family with minimal hassle.<p><b>1. Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas</b><p>These crisp tortillas filed with gooey melted cheddar, shredded rotisserie chicken and a smoky …

The Search for the Perfect Roast Chicken Recipe

I feel about “perfect” roast chicken as I do about God: Everyone has a different way of getting there and I’m pretty sure that everyone is mostly right. Each of the kitchen masters who have taught me how to cook from the pages of their cookbooks has had a recipe that claimed perfection, and one …

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#TheLIST: 15 Books For Fall

These are your must-reads for Fall 2015.<p>Can you feel the chill in the air? Well, maybe not just yet, but autumn days are on their way, and there's no better time than fall to hit the books. Readers certainly have a lot to look forward to this season; with memoirs by literary voices like Patti Smith …

Books

7 Fun, Filled Cupcakes

Take a bite out of these go-to cupcakes stuffed with surprise fillings, including cool chocolate-mint, creamy banana and more.<p><b>Cookies and</i> …

16 Recipes to Make Tonight a Pizza Party

Sometimes you want to eat dinner with your hands—and what better way to do it than with pizza, on a Friday night, with a group of friends reaching in for a slice of the good stuff?<p>Make a batch of dough before your friends arrive so that it has time to rise (or pick up some premade dough from the …

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9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

World Trade Center

5 creative peanut butter and jelly dessert recipes (no bread allowed)

It doesn’t get more classic than a good ol’ peanut butter and jelly on white or whole wheat, but sometimes a standard sandwich gets a little predictable. If you’re looking for new ways to get your fix of childhood nostalgia, turn to one of these five sweet PB&J variations that kids and grown-ups …

Vogue's Brooklyn address book

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p><b>As New York Fashion Week kicks off tomorrow, Vogue.fr is stopping off in Brooklyn, New York’s coolest borough, to seek out all the</b> …

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10 Recipes That Prove You Should Eat More Melted Cheese

We probably don't need to remind you about the merits of melted cheese (right? The gooeyness. The gooeyness!). We think it's the sunniest part of any cheese plate, the best layer on a tray of nachos, a requisite on burgers. Heck, we even like cheese that has been melted, then cooled, then re-melted.<p>…

20 Super-Simple Appetizer Recipes You Should Know For Any BBQ Or Cookout

Thank goodness it's grilling season! But just because you're whipping up burgers, veggies, and hot dogs on the barbecue doesn't mean you can forgo …

25 Summer Essential Recipes You Should Master

Summer foods shouldn't be complicated—they don't need to be when so much is in season—it should just be good. We've gathered up 25 classic recipes to take you from Memorial Day to Labor Day.<p><b>Summer, man. It's back.</b> And with it comes long, warm days and nights that should be spent next to the grill, …

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Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

The Roots of Baltimore’s Riot

U.S.<p>Search<p>BizarreCricket Players Caught Tampering With the Ball. Welcome to 'Sandpapergate.'<p>Television<i>The Americans</i> Becomes a Tragedy in Season …

#ChicEats: New York's Best Southern Comfort Food

Our weekly column covers the chicest food and restaurants. Here's where to satisfy your urge for southern hospitality in New York City.<p>It seems spring may finally be here—and these last few days of chilly transitional weather are perfect for comfort food. Comfort food is not traditionally …

Food Preservation

Pumpkin-Ginger Pancakes with Ginger Butter

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a large bowl, stir together flour, brown sugar, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and salt. In another …

Honey Balsamic Drumsticks

I buy a lot of rotisserie chickens from Costco. Like, I never have them on my list, and I never really <i>need</i> them for anything, I purely just like to …

How to Make Hot Cross Buns for Easter

<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:</i> <i>Kathryn from London Bakes's hot cross buns might be more than one or two a penny, but they're sure to make your Good Friday a real celebration.</i><p>You …

Easy Stir-Fried Beef With Mushrooms and Butter Recipe

It may not be traditional in the strictest sense of the word, but the combination of soy sauce and butter is quickly becoming a favorite both in Asia and here at home. One of my favorite ways to combine them? In a stir-fry, like this simple recipe with marinated flank steak, stir-fried with …

Natalia Kills Has A New Video & It's Very NSFW

British songstress Natalia Kills has been very open about her troubled past. So, it makes sense that she's pulled absolutely no punches for her brand …

A Dozen Ways to Wear Color Block… On Your Nails!

There doesn’t ever need to be a reason to brighten up your nail color palette, but achieving a kick-a color block mani is totally one of them. If you ask us, this geometric nail art benefits from a range of vibrant colors (you know us, the bolder the better!). So grab your nail striping tape: it’s …

10 Decadent Desserts for Valentine's Day

There's no denying it anymore. Valentine's Day is fast approaching. And whether you are giddy at the thought of red hearts and roses, or the mere sight of a conversation heart makes you woozy, one thing is for certain: sugar is the answer. So, knock yourself out. We won't judge your choices. After …

The BEST Valentine's Day Recipes from Willow Bird Baking - Willow Bird Baking

<i>Thanks, Foodie, for sponsoring this post showcasing the BEST Valentine’s Day Recipes from Willow Bird Baking.</i><p>Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite …

Bonkers Awesome Mushroom and Onion Shells and Cheese

This is the second time in a week that the Pioneer Woman has me bringing down my Dutch oven from the top kitchen shelves. First it was the Pistachio, …