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Rough Sketch: "A Snail Could Be Used as a Battery"

Our biofuel cell generates power from glucose sugar in a snail's body. We drill holes through the shell and implant enzyme-coated electrodes in the hemolymph, or snail blood, that naturally collects between the snail's body and shell. Like any battery, ours is based on chemical reactions that …

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 30, 2013 68<p>You know my stance on peaches.<p>I firmly believe that you really only …

Crustless Protein Quark Cheesecake with Blueberry Sauce

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2013 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>http://schneiderchen.de | © 2013 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>Crustless, …

Sweet Corn Gelato

<b>Ingredients</b><p>3 ears sweet corn, preferably white, husked<br>• 3 1/2 cups milk, plus more if needed<br>• 1 cup heavy cream<br>• 1 1/2 cups sugar<br>• 8 large egg yolks<br>• 1 …

Hummingbird Pudding Cake Recipe

This classic southern cake is full of pineapple, banana, and pecans and iced with a creamy cream cheese frosting. This snack cake version is easy mixed in just one bowl and oh so moist.<p><b>Notes:</b> Make sure to use a ripe banana. Choose one that is deep yellow with some brown speckling.<p><b>Read more: One</b> …

Blueberry Sherbet Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Blueberry Buttermilk Sherbet<p><b>Yield:</b> About 1 1/2 pints<p><b>Prep:</b><p>2 hours 30 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>2 hours 30 minutes<p>An easy sherbet recipe …

Boosting Brain Health, One Berry at a Time

<i>We don’t really need another reason to eat berries this time of year -- but here’s another (big) win to add to the equation: recent studies have linked eating berries to better brain health and performance.</i><p><i>So we’ve partnered with our friends at Lumosity.com to gather up some of our favorite recipes</i> …

The Brain

Strawberry Vanilla Coconut Ice Cream

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: A vegan ice cream so creamy and rich, it'll bring a smile to the face of even the most die-hard ice cream enthusiast.</i><p>I’ve been on the hunt for a perfect vegan ice cream …

Recipes

How to Choose an Ear of Corn (Without Peeking!)

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: You can get fresh, bright, perfect corn -- while practicing proper corn-buying etiquette, too.</i><p>We can't stop talking about corn, cooking corn, wishing …

Wormholes

Green Kitchen Stories' Vanilla Peaches with Pistachio Crumble

<i>This week, David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl from Green Kitchen Stories are</i> <i>serving as Guest Editors at Food52. They're sharing a week's worth of recipes and giving away 3 copies of their book, Vegetarian Everyday.</i><p><i>Today: You don't have to flambé your peaches to make them soft, juicy, and …

Peaches

strawberry, lime and black pepper popsicles

I had these popsicle molds for 14 months before using them once, yet in the weeks since I used them for the first time, I’ve made three other …

Foundations no.8 - Meringue, Part II

This is the second part of my Foundations post on making meringue. Last week I covered the basics of meringue and the French method. The same basic …

Oatmeal and Fresh Berry Parfaits with Chantilly Cream from 'Treme'

Parfaits are not my usual choice when it comes to dessert, despite my penchant for sweets made primarily with berries and cream. Something about layering everything in a tall glass strikes me as fussy. But that's not a good enough reason to miss this parfait from the new <i>Treme</i> cookbook. Two …

Friday Things

Home > Unplugged > Friday Things > Friday Things<p>August 9, 2013 // 68 <i>Comments »</i><p>1. Today we are leaving for our week-long beach trip, which means I’ll …

White Peach Crostata

Jump to the recipe<p><i>This white peach crostata is made from ripe white peaches, sugar, and lemon–all of which is wrapped in a buttery pie crust. It’s a</i> …

Double Chocolate Cheesecake Cookies

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a small bowl, whisk together flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. Set aside.<p>In the bowl of an electric mixer, beat …

Seven-Layer Soda Pop Rocks Cake

<i>Note</i>: We tested the cake in the Test Kitchen using Betty Crocker Super Moist White Cake Mix and 9-inch cake pans.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>4 (16.25-ounce) boxes …

Bambrosinana

Ambrosia<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 (1-gallon) can fruit cocktail<br>• Red food coloring<br>• 1 (16-ounce) tub prepared whipped cream<br>• 1 (14-ounce) bag shredded coconut<br>• 1 …

Sugar Rush: Chocolate Dipped Paris-Brest from Beard Papa's

There are over 300 Beard Papa stores in the world but only one in New York City, curiously located on the Upper West Side. Known primarily for their filled-to-order cream puffs and specialty ice drinks, they also sell a few other desserts, including a Paris-Brest pastry that I've always been …

9 Classy Cocktails -- Shaken, Not Stirred

Today, we're taking a cue from Bond, James Bond, and making our drinks shaken, not stirred. Because if we've learned one thing from the international man of mystery, it's not how to drive or how women should be treated (thank goodness), but how to order our alcohol.<p>Since we can't pull off his …

James Bond

31 Truly Beautiful Ice Cream Cakes

The day they legalize dessert marriage, you'll find me at City Hall.

Dessert

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

What Are Some Good Ideas for Using My Raspberry Curd?

<b>Q:</b> Last month my neighbor brought me a jar of raspberry curd that she made with fruit from my garden. It looks delicious, but I can't think of what …

Lattice-Top Peach and Blueberry Pie with Rye Crust

<i>Every other Friday, we'll be sharing dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because weekends are the sweetest part of the week.</i><p>Today: Yossy teaches us to make a beautiful lattice-top pie, filled with the summer's ripest fruits.<p>Most people associate pie with the winter …

Recipes

No-Churn Lime Ice Cream Pie (No Ice Cream Maker Required!)

More<p>Ice Cream<p>Essential flavors and the secrets to the best ice cream you'll ever make.<p>Ever since I first saw the commercial for New Shimmer, I've had an appreciation for desserts that pull double duty. And if we can make a dessert topping that shines floors like no other, we can make ice cream that …

Party Like Pinkman With These Breaking Bad Cocktails

Walter White's journey from mild-mannered teacher to really evil person is coming to a close, but your journey from Schraderbrau-swilling simpleton to master chemist of cocktails has just begun. We've enlisted our own set of Heisenbergs -- David Shenaut and Alan Akwai of mixology superlab Raven & …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Essential friday night question: what's your ice cream sundae approach? http://bit.ly/14tylKN

Thinking Beyond Toast: The Best Uses for Jam

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Jam is for so much more than just toast.</i><p>Maybe all of this fresh summer fruit has …

Shortbread

Fancy Cupcakes

From classic and elegant to whimsical and fun, these 30 stunning beauties convey the message that this is indeed a special occasion.

Cupcakes