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Chicken, Spinach and Gruyère Turnovers

For a fun Sunday afternoon project, make these savory turnovers for dinner, and assemble plenty of extra ones to pack into lunch boxes later, since they can be assembled and frozen for up to 2 months. After crimping their edges, place them on a baking sheet in a single layer and freeze for at least …

Baking

15 Savory Crepe Recipes for Breakfast and Beyond

We love crepes so much, we’ve been known to have them for dessert (hello, crepe cakes!). But the French street food is the perfect foundation for savory breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. Keep reading for 15 recipes to say “oui” to, including a lasagna version that must be tried!<p><b>1. Crepes With Wild</b> …

13 Flatbread Recipes That Are Almost Better Than Pizza

We’d be lying if we said there was anything on this Earth better than pizza. But when you break it down, even the best recipes are comprised of just a few basic ingredients: bread, sauce, and toppings. On those days when you don’t feel like dealing with a complicated sauce or dough, why not try a …

Cooking

19 Easy Single-Person Cooking Ideas That Won't Waste Food Or Get Boring

The best part? There's no one to argue with you about eating dessert.

16 Hearty Stew Recipes to Ride Out the Winter

This time of year, few things are as satisfying as a rich, hearty stew. We've got plenty of dishes to keep you going until spring, from paprika-scented Hungarian goulash and Tuscan bean, bread, and vegetable stew to meaty <i>carne adovada</i> and chicken stews that come together in just half an hour in the …

Cooking

Twice-Baked Potatoes

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.<p>Place the potatoes on a baking sheet. Rub them with the canola oil and bake for 1 hour, making sure they're …

6 Tips for Making Crispy Potatoes Every Time

I don’t think I need to convince you that in the genre of breakfast, potatoes need to be extra crispy. Eggs are soft and require contrast if you’re …

Breakfast

18 Ways to Get Your Italian Comfort Food Fix at Home

Special date nights <i>may</i> call for dinner at a romantic low-lit Italian restaurant, but when you want to avoid the crowds (or securing a rezzie), cooking at home is key. When you need the comfort of a bowl of pasta or a meatball sub, these 18 recipes will be your saving grace. Grab some charcuterie to …

Cooking

At Last, a Cookie You Can Eat for Breakfast

You already know the nutritional benefits of oats, from lowering bad cholesterol to controlling your appetite, and I'm guessing you've got your go-to …

Breakfast

The Best Twice-Baked Potato

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 425°F.<p>Scrub the potatoes well and pat dry. Rub the potatoes all over with a thin coating of oil …

mashed potatoes

24 Warm Dessert Recipes for All of Your Winter Sweets Needs

Winter is the perfect time of year to hone your baking skills. After all, there’s nothing cozier than cuddling up on the couch with a soft blanket and a tray of warm brownies, fresh from the oven. A mug of spiked hot chocolate sipped in front of the fire does the trick too, and we’d never turn our …

Dessert

The 15 most popular Super Bowl snack recipes

The Super Bowl is this weekend, which means it's a good time to start thinking about easy, crowd-pleasing snacks to make.<p>We asked Pinterest to help us find some of the most popular recipes out there.<p>From baked zucchini chips to Triscuit pizza, below are the site's 15 most pinned snacks.

Cooking

This Is the Only Correct Way to Make Seven-Layer Dip

Seven-layer dip is the quintessential party snack. Vaguely Tex-Mex in flavor with layers ranging from beans to guacamole to cheese, it has something for everyone. It's fairly healthy, the ingredients are cheap and readily available, and the end result is visually pleasing. It can be served in …

Cooking

Recipe: Guy Fieri’s Bacon Jalapeño Popcorn

Food Network star Guy Fieri and the Super Bowl go together like automobiles and gasoline: <b>One needs the other to achieve its full potential</b>. Though he’s a larger-than-life cultural phenomenon, a lot of people might not know that Fieri is a dad. His two kids, Hunter and Ryder, co-star in his newest …

Food Preservation

10 delicious dips to serve at your Super Bowl party

Inviting even the most mild-mannered crowd over to watch a sporting event on TV is bound to result in a bit of heated "discussion." Just who's on the …

The pigs in a blanket recipes sure to make appetizers the best part of the party

It's the little things in life, like tiny hot dogs wrapped in breading, that make life worth living. Well, that and a few other things.<p>But if …

Cooking

Upgrade your morning bowl of oats with these delicious recipes

Every now and then I find myself straying away from my regular bowl of Greek yoghurt and granola, instead seeking warmth, spice and comfort. And when …

25 mouthwatering foods to eat in India

India's cuisine reflects its vast population and landscape.<p>There's meat bathed in rich curries, fried dough covered in chutney and yogurt, and almost every spice you can imagine.<p>From sweet, syrupy desserts to hearty kebabs, we've rounded up some of the best dishes to eat throughout the country.

Spices

11 Pizzas You Can Slow Cook

Out of all the things you can make in your slow cooker, we bet you've never thought about pizza. These 11 recipes prove that the best use of your slow cooker just might be for pizza-themed recipes like dips, casseroles, and soups. Ditch the pizza-delivery fee and satisfy your pizza cravings in a …

Ready for the Super Bowl? Score big with these 20 recipes

Super wings, grilled shrimp cocktail, double-chocolate brownies, stuffed peppers, beer nuts and more. The Super Bowl is this Sunday — do you have a game plan ready to feed your hungry fans? Beyond the big screen TV and a cooler stocked with ice cold drinks, this is one party that's all about the …

Los Angeles

35 Snacks That Prove Italians Do Appetizers Best

When you think "Italian" you may already envision pasta, but there's so much more to the cuisine than that. If you're dreaming up appetizers to serve at a party, permit these Italian palate pleasers to inspire your spread. While most of them lean more toward the traditional route, a few are …

Cooking

7 Easy Chinese Food Recipes So You Can Give the Delivery Guy a Break

We all love Chinese food, but isn't it high time to put down the take-out menu, take out a pan, and try cooking our favorite dishes ourselves? (In …

Food & Dining

French Baked Toast with Cream and Eggs (Oeufs au Plat Bressanne)

It's called oeufs au plat Bressanne, and it's even easier than French toast<p>Set a rack in the middle of the oven and preheat to 375°. Grease a 10-inch …