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3 Tex-Mex Dinners to Make From Chuck Roast Right Now

<i>We partnered with the Beef Checkoff to share writer Paula Disbrowe's three favorite ways to cook with versatile, flavorful chuck roast.</i><p>At first glance, a Chuck Roast reads as Sunday dinner—as in the traditional meat-and-potatoes, nap-inducing lunch (I grew up in the Midwest, so I come by these …

All You Need to Make Barbecue Sauce Is This Formula

Cheaper, tastier, better: It's time to learn how to make homemade barbecue sauce.<p>A good sauce can save your backyard barbecue from charred yard bird to chicken wings so good, you could charge for 'em. The problem is that most store-bought barbecue sauces just aren't that stellar. They're …

BBQ

House Tour: A "Scandinavian Funky" Montreal Home

<b>Apartment Therapy Survey:</b><p><b>Our Style:</b> " Scandinavian - Funky " I like clean and simple thing while keeping color and addng my little favorites. Julien …

Montréal

How to Make the Best Brisket for Hanukkah

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

Cooking

10 Game Day-Ready Chicken Wings

Here's an idea: Make chicken wings for dinner. Fry them—or bake or roast them—or switch up their sauces. Second to deciding to turn dinner into a bar night extravaganza, these are the only calls you need to make.<p>And if that night is also the Super Bowl, well, that decision is whole lot easier. …

These Sea Lions Are Not Fans Of Wacky Waving Air Dancers

via GIPHY<p>An Oregon port that's being overrun by sea lions has revealed its latest weapon to scare off the invasive animals: giant inflatable tube dancers.<p>The unusual blow-up dolls -- typically seen promoting used car lots and in this popular episode of "Family Guy" -- are the latest effort to scare …

Used Cars

What Happens When a Czech Pastry Moves to Texas

<b>Ask any Texan about kolaches, and you’re bound to be answered with adamant enthusiasm.</b> Ask anyone <i>not</i> from Texas, and you’re likely to be met with a blank stare.<p>If you're among the blank starers, <b>kolaches (pronounced cole-ATCH-ees) are filled pastries resembling a dinner roll, and they're a Texan</b> …

How to Make Shawarma at Home, No Equipment Required

My stomach immediately rumbles at the thought of crispy golden chicken roasting slowly on a giant spit, smelling of fragrant spices and dripping with chicken fat.<p>Chicken shawarma isn't an easy food to walk away from: the thinly sliced chicken stacked high on a fluffy pita and topped with an …

5 Design Ideas We're Stealing from Hotel Covell in L.A.

With just five rooms converted from apartments above a wine bar on Hollywood Boulevard, you would think that Dustin Lancaster's Hotel Covell would be the epitome of <i>a scene</i>. Kate, our Director of Events, is adamant that it isn't: "It's laid back. Cool. No lobby. There is no scene." This delighted …

Your Weekend Project: Our Best Fried Chicken Sandwich

You're making our crunchy, juicy, best-ever fried chicken sandwich this weekend. Here's the step-by-step.<p>We'll admit: Our double-dredged, extra-crispy fried chicken sandwich isn't exactly the kind of thing you make after work on a weeknight. This sandwich makes you work for it, but you're going to …

Cooking

5 Sweet Ways to Use Pizza Dough

Back in the day I worked at a bread bakery, or five, and learned a little secret: The pizza dough sold was just plain bread dough -- is your mind blown? Mine was. Which got me to thinking: If loaf bread can be pizza, then what can pizza dough be? Because pizza dough isn't sweet, I began by …

Quesadilla Recipes Like You've Never Seen Before

If you've been settling for cheese quesadillas all your life — enough is enough. These recipes will instantly up your snacking game with fillings like you've never seen before: pumpkin, brie, Thai chili sauce, and even naan bread make appearances. Hello (almost) instant flavor gratification!

Francis Mallmann's Potato Dominoes

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- FOOD52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>The crispiest, creamiest potato around.</i><p>Don't you love how potatoes let us do <i>whatever we want</i> to them? We mash them. We splat them. We braise them in cream, then …

David's Museum-Style Home

(Image credit: Selena Kirchhoff)<p><b>Name:</b> David Kowalski of Brick + Mortar & Greyhound, Beulah<p><b>Location:</b> Westview; Atlanta, Georgia<p><b>Size:</b> 1,800 square</b> …

Dining Rooms

Color Combinations: 5 Bold Ideas You Haven't Tried Yet

(Image credit: Via Femina )<p>Color is a powerful tool for interior spaces. Masterfully wielded, it can shock, excite, pull a room together and more. …

Thrifting

19 Cheesy Recipes that Prove Everything's Better with Cheddar

Everything's better with cheddar cheese—these 19 recipes prove it.<p><b>You know what they say:</b> Everything's better with Cheddar (oh wait, or feta.). It's true! These recipes for queso, waffles, sandwiches, toasts, and popovers (to name a few) star one of our very favorite cheeses.

Cooking

16 Great Food Loves Throughout Time

Peanut butter and jelly, pretzels and beer…some food combinations are just meant to be together. Here's how the greatest food loves of all time met their matches.<p><b>From tomato soup and grilled cheese</b> to chocolate and peanut butter, these foods have found their better halves. Celebrate the greatest …

grilled cheese

61 Easy Pasta Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Lose the jarred sauce—we're confident you won't need it with these easy pastas in your weeknight dinner arsenal.<p>When it comes to quick and easy weeknight pasta, you can lose those jars. And boxes. And packets of powder (ew). There’s no need for the pre-made stuff, because you can pack serious …

Italian Food

Green Chile, Chicken, Posole Soup Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> I use mild green Poblano chili peppers for this soup. Eventually on the vine they …

Spicy Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Weeknight dinner, in its highest form.</i><p>It is very difficult to surprise my children with new dishes. I can slave over the stove for hours on end, and they will barely …

Gnocchi Verde, or The Redemption of Frozen Spinach

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: Don't resign yourself to brown dinners just yet. Take a look in your freezer (or in the freezer aisle), thaw the frozen spinach, and sculpt it into something beautiful</i> …

Dinner Tonight: Tuxedo Chili + Buttermilk Bacon Grease Cornbread

Chances are, on the nights that you crave chili, you also crave cornbread. And if you crave cornbread, you probably want the best, no-nonsense cornbread, the kind crisped up in a cast iron skillet, and with bacon grease as the fat component. (If you haven't tried this yet, now is the perfect time …

How to Make the Best Swedish Meatballs

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>What is a Swedish meatball?<p>That might sound like a stupid question, because most of us have a pretty clear idea: They tend to be small, flavored with warm spices, coated in gravy, and sometimes stabbed with toothpicks. You know, plus lingonberries and IKEA and …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Track Down

Brown Butter Apple Tart

Servings<p>How to improve on a basic apple tart recipe? Add brown butter, of course.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1 cup (2 sticks) plus 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 cup sugar<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 large egg, beaten to blend<p>2 tablespoons heavy cream<p>…

Dessert

Anything But Plain Rice

Plain rice is just that: plain. Why not give your rice some TLC and transport your tastebuds from the land of the bland to a place where rice's true potential shines through? We've collected 12 recipes to prove that this global pantry staple is far from a bore.<p>Scallion and Coconut Rice with Pork by …

Meet the Empanadas of Latin America

"Live rabbits hopped out of some of the large empanadas; birds fluttered from others." That's how food historian Rachel Laudan, in her book <i>Cuisine and Empire</i>, describes a feast eaten by Hernán Cortés and the Spanish Viceroy in Mexico City in 1538. Among the myriad dishes at the three-day feast were …

Turn Your Pasta Into Ramen With Baking Soda

Pop quiz: You're dying for some ramen but aren't anywhere near a place that serves it—and no, the 99-cent instant stuff isn't going to cut it. You live in a neighborhood overflowing with all the ingredients you'd need for, say, Mexican food, but Japanese? Not a chance. <i>What do you do?</i><p>If you'd asked …

Recipe: Chicken Pasta Bake with Spinach & Parmesan

Heat the oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a 9x13-inch baking dish, or two 9x9-inch baking dishes.<p>Heat a large pot of water to boiling. Salt generously. …

Italian Food

Feta Quesadillas with Fresh Pico de Gallo and Avocado Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> WHO: Nicole Franzen is an NYC-based photographer.<br>WHAT: A recipe for when you need …