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The Easy Potato Side Dish That Will Become the Star of Your Meal

Some people like to start with the meat, the bird, the main event, whatever it is, but I like to plan around potatoes. Maybe a giant pot of mash …

25 Takeout Recipes You Should Know How to Make at Home

From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home<p><b>Nothing beats vegging out on the couch</b> with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't have to order in to eat takeout classics. Check out our greatest "takeout" hits, and delete the …

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The best cookbooks of all time, as chosen by the experts

Writer and chef Prue Leith made waves last week when she said that contemporary cookbooks are now destined almost exclusively for the coffee table: we drool over them, then either order takeaway or Google our way into the kitchen. “We don’t need cookbooks,” she said, “except to feed the internet.” …

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All 30 Recipes from the Hot 10 Best New Restaurants 2015

Want to cook like a chef in the Hot 10? Try one of these straight-off-the-menu recipes.<p><b>Want to cook like a chef</b> at one of the Hot 10 best new restaurants in America? Try one of these straight-off-the-menu recipes from the pages of the September issue of <i>Bon Appétit</i> (and catch our 2016 list here!).

Here Are 22 Diagrams For Anyone Who's Obsessed With Dessert

To dessert or not to dessert... Is there any question?

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This domain has recently been listed in the marketplace. Please click here to inquire.<p>Weight Loss Plans<br>• Healthy Food Items<br>• Healthy Recipes<br>• Fitness …

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

<b>Chef Way</b> Kristin Ferguson, a pastry consultant at Firefly Bistro in South Pasadena, California, prepares this deliciously fruity pineapple …

Almond Bread Pudding with Salted Caramel Sauce

8 to 10 Servings<p>Adding salt to this classic sauce lets you taste the rich complexity of the caramel, not just the sweetness. To save time, feel free to replace the almonds and butter with 1/2 cup store-bought roasted almond butter (no added sugar). Just stir in the salt and almond extract and it's …

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Preserve Everything! 23 Ways to Enjoy Summer Fruits All Year Round

You love peak-season fruits. They love you back. And you should absolutely preserve them so you can feel the love all year round.<p><b>Welcome to peak ripe fruit season</b>, where stone fruits abound and there are unicorns and daisies and rainbows. But winter is coming. And when it does, you'll want summer …

Genius Recipes' Greatest Hits of 2014 (+ a Thank You)

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The ten Genius Recipes you liked best in 2014. (We liked them too.)</i><p>This whole thing is very win-win. You all send in the best recipes you stumble across -- …

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How to cook like a chef at home

I had no idea what it would really be like to 'follow your dream', or, more pertinently, live without the City salary<p>The email was sent at about 1am and closed with the line: “You have no idea what you’re getting yourself into.” I brushed the comment off – perhaps feeling this was just chef bravado …

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True Vanilla Ice Cream

Makes about 3 1/2 cups Servings<p>There's nothing, um, vanilla about our homemade version of the classic. Of course, it also makes a great base for your favorite flavor upgrades. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup whole milk<p>1/4 cup …

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These are the Latin American authors you should be reading this summer

For many years Latin American writers complained of living under the shadow of their predecessors: the heavyweights of magical realism like Gabriel García Márquez, Mario Vargas Llosa or Carlos Fuentes. And Latin American authors are too often absent from suggested reading lists, despite the …

10 Impressive (But Oh-So Easy) Date Night Recipes

<b>You're pretty good in the kitchen (if you do say so yourself), so why not show off your skills! You know what they say about the way to a man's heart....Here's a fancy (-looking) dinner dish for every kind of palette and any kind of guy.</b><p>If the "steaks" are high for your next date, bring out this …

Croquembouche

Makes 40 to 50 filled puffs<p>Is this caramel cream-puff skyscraper a showstopper? Yes. Is it a major-league project? Yes! Here’s the strategy: Make the puffs and the pastry cream a couple of days in advance, then tackle assembly on the morning of the day you plan to serve this.<p>April …

Brown Butter–Polenta Cake with Maple Caramel

10 Servings<p>For a moist cake, be sure to use finely ground polenta labeled “quick-cooking” or “instant”; cooking times listed on the package will be five minutes or less.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup (1½ sticks) unsalted butter, plus more for pan<p>¾ cup pure maple syrup<p>2 cups almond flour or meal<p>1 …

Bing Bread

Makes two 10" or six 6" round loaves Servings<p>At Parachute in Chicago, this bacon-studded, potato-filled, cheesy sesame bread is served in 6" cast-iron pans; we adapted it to work in a 10".<p>January 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Sour Cream Butter<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>2 tablespoons …

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The Best Cold Brew Coffee Makers, Ranked By Cook's Illustrated

The quest for the perfect cup of coffee is never over. Whether it's finding the best way to brew a hot cup, figuring out what might be sabotaging your brewing process, or discovering the best hacks for better iced coffee, there's always something to learn about our favorite caffeinated beverage. …

10 Innovative Writers Who Are Shaking Up The Book World

It’s common for a writer to be hailed as revolutionary by a contemporary, a publisher, a reviewer or a peer -- so common, in fact, that it’s tough to distinguish new gems from old tropes. And while “new” shouldn’t be the standard when judging whether a book is valuable or exciting, it’s worth …

The Ultimate Summer Cocktail Guide

Hot days call for cold cocktails (natch). So we've put together this handy guide to get you through the dog days of summer and beyond. Ready thy cocktail shakers.<p><b>White Sangria</b><p>Pitchers of this fruity wine cocktail will keep friends happy--and your white jeans stain-free. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Raspberry-Lime</b> …

Chocolate Hazelnut Cake with Praline Chocolate Crunch

10 to 12 Servings<p>October 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Praline Chocolate Crunch<p>1 1/2 cups sugar<p>1 1/2 cups blanched hazelnuts, toasted<p>1 teaspoon hazelnut or vegetable oil<p>4 ounces dark chocolate (do not exceed 72% cacao), chopped<p>4 ounces high-quality milk chocolate (such as Lindt or Scharffen Berger), …

Baking

How to Make the Best Damn Burger on Your Backyard Grill

Anyone can grill burgers. Here's how to grill really, really good ones.<p>When the weather heats up and the backyard barbecues begin anew, there's one thing we crave: a big, juicy burger. Luckily, <i>Bon Appétit</i> editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport is here to walk us through the process for grilling up the …

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Broaden Your Indian Food Horizons With These 23 Easy Recipes

Indian food is <i>so</i> good — but if it's uncharted territory for you, whipping some up at home can seem a little intimidating. Luckily, the best Indian …

Magic Custard Pie Recipe

Magic Custard Cake<p>When I saw a magic custard cake recipe on Pinterest two weeks ago, I was floored. I mean, it left me in a state of delicious shock …

The 5 Awesome New Recipes That You Helped Us Create

Our readers helped create these light and springy recipes, including Vegetarian Lasagna and Apple Raspberry Crumb Bars.<p>Last month, we rolled out our second annual Readers' Choice Week. In addition to giving you, our readers, some much-deserved love, it's a chance to let you take the wheel and help …

Lemon-Lavender Pound Cake

Makes one 8½ x4½" loaf Servings<p>Look for culinary lavender at specialty food stores, tea and spice shops, or online.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt<p>¾ teaspoon baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon baking soda<p>¾ …

The One-Pot Lentil Soup That's Perfect for the First Chilly Days of Spring

Today, you requested a soup recipe with beans. We think you're gonna like this one-hour, one-pot meal.<p><i>Welcome to the second annual Bon Appétit Readers’ Choice Week, where we’re committed to celebrating the people who make what we do all worthwhile (that’s you!). As part of the festivities, we’re</i> …

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Medenjaci (Spiced Honey Chocolate Nut Cookies) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> There are probably as many versions of these cookies as there are Croats in the world -- the ratio and choice of spices, the presence of chocolate and/or nuts, the type of fat used, and even the glaze varies. However, the one remaining fact is that these cookies are a childhood staple …

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The Awesomest Bon Appétit Recipes, According to Our Readers

The best of the best, according to our readers.<p><b>There are some recipes you just keep coming back to</b>, time and time again. Here are our readers' favorite Bon Appétit dishes, from cheesy scrambled eggs to pan-roasted chicken thighs. Click through to see our greatest hits—and maybe even find a new …

Sometimes You Just Need Pudding; Here Are 11 Recipes

Chocolate, vanilla, rice, and tapioca—we love all pudding equally. Here are 11 great recipes for it.<p><b>There's something very comforting about pudding</b>, whether it is of the chocolate or rice variety. It's just you, a bowl, and a spoon, ya know? We feel you. Here are 11 recipes to satiate that need.

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