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Lemony Slice-And-Bakes

Makes about 50 Servings<p>December 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cookies<p>2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>3/4 cup sugar<p>2 tablespoons finely grated lemon zest<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>4 large egg yolks<p>Icing<p>1 1/4 cups powdered sugar<p>2 tablespoons …

Cinnamon Buns From Scratch

It all started with a Facebook post from a friend sharing the Pioneer Woman's Cinnamon Buns recipe. (Yes, Laurie, it's all your fault!) I've wanted to make cinnamon buns for ages, but now I was downright obsessed. I studied the Pioneer Woman's recipe and it looked yummy, but it made seven pans of …

Baking

Balsamic-Roasted Shallots

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: Your shallots want to be heroic -- this is how to let them.</i><p>I bet you have shallots in your kitchen right now. They are your right hand man: they're the thrumming …

Apocalypse, New Jersey: A Dispatch From America’s Most Desperate Town

The first thing you notice about Camden, New Jersey, is that pretty much everyone you talk to has just gotten his or her ass kicked.<p>Detroit’s Debt …

Who Killed Chris Kyle?

The deadliest sniper in U.S. military history was gunned down at point-blank range, apparently by a troubled soldier he was trying to help. A broken VA medical system may have been an unwitting accomplice<p>Jodi Routh first started to worry about her son, Eddie, during a trip to Colorado in July 2010. …

The Only Banana Recipes You'll Ever Need

<i>Lauren Salkeld, photo by Lara Ferroni</i><p>There are so many reasons for banana bread's popularity. As a quick bread, it's not only easy to make, but fast. Banana bread is also one of the best possible uses for browning bananas -- you can even freeze your fruit and bake the bread later. There's also the …

Baking

China's Hospital Ship Stays Home While Typhoon Death Toll Rises In Philippines

By Greg Torode<p>HONG KONG, Nov 15 (Reuters) - While the navies of the United States and its allies rushed to the aid of the typhoon-hit Philippines, a state-of-the-art Chinese hospital ship has stayed at home and in doing so has become a symbol of China's tepid response to the crisis.<p>The decision not …

The All-Time Greatest Grindhouse Films

We have genre-loving filmmakers Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez to thank for bringing grindhouse cinema to the mainstream. Their collaborative …

Horror

Avocado y Huevos Caliente Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Inspired by Huevos Rancheros, Shakshouka and an extra avocado I created this dish that's great for breakfast or dinner. The heat and size of jalapenos varies greatly so proceed with caution if you don’t like things too spicy. Margo True of Sunset Magazine has a tip for testing the …

Bacon- and Gouda-Stuffed Meatloaf With Tomato Marmalade and Loaded Smashed Potatoes Recipe

<b>Note</b>: The meat tastes wonderful the next day, sliced and tucked into crusty bread with a wisp of mayonnaise and a dollop of tomato relish.<p><b>Read more: Sunday Supper: Bacon- and Gouda-Stuffed Meatloaf With Tomato Marmalade and Loaded Smashed Potatoes</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Meatloaf:</b>1 pound ground beef3/4 …

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw

Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat and add olive oil. Cover the pork with the salt, pepper, paprika, onion powder and garlic powder. Sear the …

Miso Ramen With Crispy Pork and Burnt Garlic-Sesame Oil Recipe

<b>Read more: The Food Lab: Miso Ramen With Crispy Shredded Pork and Burnt Garlic Sesame Oil</b><p>Ingredients3 pounds pig trotters, split lengthwise or cut crosswise into 1-inch disks (as your butcher to do this for you)2 pounds chicken backs and carcasses, skin and excess fat removed2 tablespoons vegetable …

Slow Cooker Sugar + Roasted Garlic Pot Roast Sandwiches

Crockpot Brown Sugar + Roasted Garlic Pulled Pot Roast Sandwiches.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 13, 2013 141<p>It’s Friday. Let’s do this thang.<p>This crockpot …

1927 Ford: Double-Trouble -- /BIG MUSCLE

Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova: Why I have gone on hunger strike

Beginning Monday, 23 September, I am going on hunger strike. This is an extreme method, but I am convinced that it is my only way out of my current situation.<p>The penal colony administration refuses to hear me. But I, in turn, refuse to back down from my demands. I will not remain silent, resigned …

An Iced Coffee That Outsmarts The Summer Heat

It’s iced-coffee season, and we couldn’t be more thrilled! You see, mastering your morning fix at home is easy, especially with our homemade …

Spaghetti With Olive Oil, Garlic and Pan-Fried Jalapeños

This is my New World take on <i>Spaghetti Aglio e Olio</i>, the legendary pasta dish!<p>A few years ago, my husband and I savored a plate of <i>Spaghetti Aglio e Olio</i> while dining in the equally legendary Venetian restaurant, Locanda Montin. The dish was so simple: no parsley or cheese thrown on top. The pasta …

25 Quick Vegetarian Recipes We Love

Gallery25 Quick Vegetarian Recipes We Love<p>We're in the height of summer's produce bounty, and you're faced with the ultimate quandary. You want to cook and eat everything, but the weather's so nice out that you also just want to relax on the deck with a cold beer and nothing on your mind. What's a …

How to Build a Rolling, Low-Profile Shop Light for Your Garage

Getting enough illumination while working underneath a car is a problem that has plagued every gearhead. PopMech invented our own DIY solution: A low-profile, customizable rolling shop light.<p>Getting enough illumination while working underneath a car is a problem that has plagued every gearhead. …

How To Make Flavored Butter

This is extremely satisfying and useful.

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Genius Grilled Pork Burgers

<i>Every week, Food52"s Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: When rethinking the perfect burger, it's what's inside that counts.</i><p>There are perfect burgers made of beef, salt, and pepper. This is not one of those burgers. And it takes not a little, …

Peach Jalapeño Margaritas

Peaches are the darlings of summertime. They drip juice down your chin so sweet, a pile of napkins is a necessity.<p>Lately, I've been serving platters of sliced peaches for dessert in my house. It's such a simple dessert that can only be enjoyed a few months out of the year. Let's eat 'em up while we …

Brie and Roasted Grape Grilled Cheese

<i>makes 1 sandwich</i><p>Ingredients<p>1-2 tablespoons softened butter<br>2 thin slices of French bread/baguette<br>enough thin slices of Brie to cover both slices of …

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Avocado Tomatillo Salsa - Avocado & Tomatillo Salsa Verde Recipe