Pat Girczyc

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This Is the Fluffiest Egg Omelette Ever Made

Your brunch game just got a whole lot better with the introduction of the fluffiest egg omelette the world has ever seen. If you happen to be familiar with cloud eggs, then you might have an idea of how these are made, but let me tell you that cloud eggs ain’t got nothing on these bad boys. Not …

Show Someone You Care with Heart-Shaped Hard-Boiled Eggs

Have you ever wanted to eat a boiled egg shaped like a heart? No? Well, regardless, now you can. And I’m here to show you how. I happened upon this odd but ingenious YouTube video that shows users just how to go about molding your hard-boiled egg into the shape of a heart.<p>Heart-boiled egg, …

Perfectly Poached Eggs Made Simple

How to poach an egg? Master this simple yet sophisticated egg preparation and be a breakfast champion.<p>Making poached eggs doesn't have to be …

How to Make Cabbage Okonomiyaki (Pancakes)

This savory, Japanese-style pancake is traditionally loaded with cabbage. Louis’ version uses quickly brined cabbage and a thin batter for maximum …

Here’s How To Make a Gross Cookie Sheet Look Brand New

Holiday baking shifts our cookie sheets into overdrive. Over the past few months, these trusted kitchen tools have seen it all—from spicy-sweet …

What I’ve learned from a year of taking antidepressants

Happy fluoxetine-versary, me.<p>Just a year ago I was a miserable bundle of dark emotions and thoughts stuck in a pit of my brain’s own making.<p>I would …

The First Seven Things You Should Make With a New Instant Pot

If, like me, you were one of the many home cooks to receive an Instant Pot for the holidays (or if you’ve been toying with the idea of getting one), …

5 Turkish Food You Definitely Need To Taste

5 Turkish Foods You Definitely Need To Taste<p>Because Turkish cuisine is so much more than just kebabs.<p>October 24, 2017<p>I know most of us can't resist …

Spices

Cooking With Meera Sodha

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Tejal Rao continues to march down the avenue of the delicious this week with a sweet …

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An oniony tarte tatin is one-pan heaven

<i>By Bonnie S. Benwick, The Washington Post</i>Here’s an ease-into-fall appetizer that will make you look like a culinary rock star — even with entry-level …

Baking

Johnny Cakes Hoecakes

recipe<p>Corn Johnnycakes<p>Serves: 4<p>Hands On Time: 30 minutes<p>Total Time: 30 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup all-purpose flour <br>1 cup yellow cornmeal <br>1 1/2 …

3 Modes Of Thinking: Lateral, Divergent & Convergent Thought

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The Post

Our Complete Guide to Marinating: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why

As it turns out, marinating longer doesn't necessarily mean a more delicious dinner.<p>That moment you realize everything you’ve ever believed about …

Pierogi (Polish Dumplings) Dough and Filling Recipes and How-To Tips

<b>Pierogi</b> (pyeh-rroh-ghee) are Polish filled dumplings. You will always see the word in this plural form and not in its singular form -- …

Food & Dining

No-Bake Chocolate Chip Cookies

Let's be real—there's no day we're not craving cookies. But instead of running out to the bakery (who's got time for that?), we like to keep a stash …

How to Make Presidential Brown Bread

Grover Cleveland, the only president elected to two non-consecutive term, didn't exactly have the most adventurous palate.<p>I was out for drinks last …

Baking

RCA and MIT named as world's top design and architecture schools for second year running

London's Royal College of Art has been named as the top art and design school in an annual international ranking, and the Massachusetts Institute of …

20 Different (and So Delicious) Ways to Make Deviled Eggs

Forget everything you know about everyone's favorite hors d'oeuvre.<p>These are not your grandma's deviled eggs. We made an irresistible basic even better — times 20!

Step Up Your Breakfast Game with These Scrambled Egg Breakfast "Muffins"

Experts say that one of the major keys to aging gracefully is eating right—but, let's be real, no one is going to come to your apartment at noon on a …

What to Make With Campari: 16 Cocktails Everyone Should Know

Okay, it's not gin or whiskey. You can, of course, make plenty of drinks <i>without</i> Campari. But when it comes to liqueurs, this bitter, herbal, and fruity aperitif is one of our go-tos. Dark red Campari adds bold flavor wherever you pour it, equal parts sweetness and bitter punch. Start with one of …

Brown Sugar Pound Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A moist, finely-crumbed pound cake with a deep caramelized sweetness from the brown sugar, and an optional sugary glaze.<p>Adapted from Domino Sugar. —Posie (Harwood) Brien<p><b>Makes: 1 loaf</b><b><br>Prep time: 10 min</b><b><br>Cook time: 1 hrs 10 min</b><p><b>For the cake:</b><p>1 cup dark brown sugar<br>• 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted …

Dessert

Easy Herbal Cocktail Garden Living Wall

An herbal cocktail garden is a genius way to bring scent, taste, and passion to your balcony or patio. They’re filled with herbs and edibles and do …

Gardening

The Fallacy of 'Giving Up'

The importance of talking with a doctor about values and priorities in life—at any age<p>At 30 years old, a person's brain weighs about three pounds. In its capaciousness it wears the skull like a well-tailored suit. So notes Harvard professor and surgeon Atul Gawande in his most recent book <i>Being</i> …

Back-up brains: The era of digital immortality

How do you want to be remembered? As Simon Parkin discovers, we may eventually be able to preserve our entire minds for generations to come – would you?<p>A few months before she died, my grandmother made a decision.<p>Bobby, as her friends called her (theirs is a generation of nicknames), was a farmer’s …

Singularity

33 Braised Meat Recipes to Turn a House Into a Home

Nothing beats a tender braise on a cold day<p>When the temperatures drop and snow starts to fall, we're in full-on braise mode. We'll braise anything, …

Cooking

How to Roast a Chicken Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: How to make everyone's favorite humble dinner, with no recipe at all.</i><p>Roasting a chicken always makes me feel …

Cooking

The Best Roast Chicken with Garlic and Herb Pan Sauce Recipe on Food52

• One 3 to 4 pound chicken, preferably organic or free-range, brought to room temperature<br>• Kosher salt (and pepper if you'd like)<br>• 1/3 cup olive oil<br>• 1 tablespoon unsalted butter<br>• 2 large sprigs of thyme<br>• 2 garlic cloves, peeled and smashed<br>• 1/4 cup white wine<p>Heat the oven to 480 degrees F. Pat the chicken dry …

Cooking

Spicy Whole Roasted Cauliflower

1. Preheat the oven to 400° and lightly grease a small baking sheet with vegetable oil. Set aside.<p>2. Trim the base of the cauliflower to remove any …

Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies

Tahini cookies chock full of goodness. Whole grains and dark chocolate meet in one delicious cookie.<p>Mmmm... these tahini cookies are middle-eastern flavor in cookie form! I’ve been doing a bi-monthly cookie gift basket to my parents this year. An awesome Christmas gift idea if I do say so myself. …