Gail Helyar

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12 Fried Cheese Recipes for When You Want to Treat Yoself

When it comes to cheese, we love it all, from cheddar to mozz. Cheese recipes are absolutely a staple in our diet. Heck, we even love to give cheese-themed gifts! You get the picture. Though it’s hard to choose a favorite, there’s a special place in our hearts for <i>fried</i> cheese. In fact, here are 12 …

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Bolognese

Bolognese sauce is an originally Italian, meat-based sauce that is served with pasta. Here, our favorite Bolognese recipes including pappardelle with …

20 Quick Summery Snacks With Only 3 Ingredients

Summer produce is usually so good that it doesn't need much to make it better. But when you are looking to spice things up, we have a few ideas to make your Summer snacks more interesting and elegant. Butter, citrus juice, and salt are a few of the no-brainers, but we've thrown in some oddball …

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Potato Salad Recipes

Basic mayonnaise-based potato salad gets a little zing from lemon zest and chives.

Parmesan Garlic Roasted Baby Potatoes #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1/2 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese with a sand consistency (don't use shredded or Microplaned Parmesan cheese)<br>1/2 teaspoon garlic …

9 Ways to Snazzy Up Your Pie Edges

One of the first articles I wrote for Food52 many moons ago was about my favorite subject: making pies—and making them pretty, to boot. I covered a few decorative edges in that post, but I figured it was about time for a second go-around. There are so many ways to crimp the edge of your pie crust, …

Falafel recipes - Pictures - Chowhound

What makes everything better? Stuffing it with cheese! Falafel, a favorite Greek-Mediterranean-Middle-Eastern delight all on its own, gets this much …

Zahav's Hummus Tehina Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Chef Solomonov writes, "The secret to great Israeli-style hummus is an obscene amount of tehina, as much as half of the recipe by weight, so it's especially important to use the best quality you can find. Unlike Greek-style hummus, which is heavy on garlic and lemon, Israeli hummus is …

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The Food Lab: The Secrets to the Best Easy Homemade Falafel

My good friend and colleague Daniel has gone on record stating that he doesn't like falafel. This is a tragic yet understandable stance to take, and I don't hold it against him (much). In fact, I used to be in the same boat.<p>The problem is that the texture of most falafel is pasty and heavy. Despite …

The Perfect Mother’s Day Lunch Menu

There's no better way to tell Mom "I love you" than with these six recipes.<p>For the woman who taught you the importance of eating your vegetables, a Mother's Day lunch menu bursting with colorful spring veg just feels right. From cheese-stuffed olives to a vibrant rhubarb dessert, tell Mom you love …

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18 Easy Appetizers to Bring to the Next Party

Because you don’t want to be the guy holding a bag of chips and a sixer of Schlitz

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Got gallstones? Here's what to eat and avoid

When my friend had her gall bladder out, the doctor said she was a “4F textbook case” because she had a <b>f</b>amily history and was <b>f</b>emale, <b>f</b>at and <b>f</b>orty-plus.<p>…

Nana's Chocolate Vinegar Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

A thrifty Depression-era hack just happens to make one of the fluffiest cakes around.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior designer</i> …

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30 Amazing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

April is National Grilled Cheese Month and I have 30 amazing grilled cheese sandwich recipes for you, one for every day of the month! Grilled cheese …

15 Pastas Absolutely Perfect for Spring

Our 15 favorite pasta recipes for spring, from gnocchi to lasagna to fettucine.<p>We're going to be eating a lot of seasonal ingredients around this time—we're firm believers that there's no such thing as too much asparagus. But you know what makes everything better? Pasta. Here are our favorite …

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How to Make Fresh Pasta from Scratch

<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: With a little assistance from Sarah Coates of The Sugar Hit, making fresh pasta doesn't have to be im-pasta-ble after all.</i><p>Making fresh pasta is …

I Saw Airbnb's NYC Data for 30 Minutes, This is What I Learned [Updated]

As part of Airbnb’s charm offensive in NYC, the company has pledged to release data about hosting in the city. Of course, Airbnb’s definition of a …

City Guide: New York City

The capital of the United States for a very short time, New York City would become the cultural capital of the world by the 20th century. Like Paris, it established that position by harboring artists of all stripes: writers, painters, dancers and musicians who carved out “scenes” that would change …

8 Gorgeous Day Trips From Amsterdam

By College Tourist; Author: Veronica White of University of East Anglia<p><b>Bring a book, catch a train and spend a day exploring everything Dutch in the Netherlands.</b><p>When you think of the Netherlands, the first things that jump to mind are windmills, tulips, canals, bikes and cheese (and maybe some …

10 Ingredients, 5 Rosé Cocktails

<i>Today: The ladies behind the meme-turned-brand Yes Way Rosé, Nikki Huganir and Erica Blumenthal, think everything's coming up rosé this summer. We asked them to come up with five easy summertime cocktails featuring their favorite pink drink.</i><p>It's no secret that we think rosé is the best beverage …

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6 Easy Weeknight Dinners the Whole Family Will Love

Is your dinner rotation getting a little <i>too</i> routine? These easy weeknight meals will become fast family favorites.<p><b>1. Easy Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>With just a few essentials in your pantry -- like Thai green curry paste and coconut milk -- you're never more than 25 minutes away from this delicious meal, …

The New Rules of Grilling

Seven ways to improve your barbecue game, from one of America's best young butchers.<p>After a successful career as a bass guitarist in various indie rock bands, Bryan Mayer, age 41, decided to switch disciplines and eventually settled on butchering. He read a few books, hacked apart some animals and …

Dinner For Mom: 5 Easy Recipes Even the Kids Can Make

Let mom kick back while you make an amazing meal tonight. These recipes are so easy, even the kids can make them (with a little help from dad).<p><b>1. Easy Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with store-bought Thai Green Curry Paste. Serve with …

The 10 Best Rooftop Bars In NYC For Summer 2015

We've told you about New York's amazing rooftop bars in the past, but the bar scene in this dynamic city is always changing -- so we're updating our list. Here we bring you the summer 2015 edition of the city's top rooftop bars. From new spots in increasingly popular West SoHo, to Midtown rooftops …

This is How to Give Yourself a Professional Looking Blowout

Chuck that hair straightener to the curb. Click through for the full tutorial.<p>Read More<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on Camille Styles<p>tags: Brit Picks

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One Man Calculated The Ultimate NYC Walking Tour

Exploring all of New York City is hard, whether you live there or you're just visiting for a short time. Though subways make journeying a little bit faster, the best way to see the city and all it has to offer is to walk it. Lucky for us, one guy has calculated an optimized walking tour of NYC that …

Dazed Sets the Cultural Agenda, on Flipboard

The monthly British style magazine Dazed—known until 2014 as Dazed & Confused—was founded in 1991 by Jefferson Hack and fashion photographer Rankin. Both students at the London College of Printing, they parlayed a hunger for knowing who’s hot and what’s cool into a must-read for anyone tracking …

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37 incredible drone photos from across the globe that would be totally illegal today

One of the most interesting ways to utilize drone technology is photography. Photographer Amos Chapple knows this better than most. As soon as consumer drones came on the market, Chapple knew he needed one. After purchasing one and learning how to fly it, he began traveling the globe, photographing …

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