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Sticky Pecan Caramel Rolls Recipe - Real Food

• Cream together the butter, salt and brown sugar. Spread evenly in a 9-inch cake pan. Scatter the pecan halves over the mixture and set aside.<p>• Dust …

Dessert

Choco-Buttermilk Cake with Chocolate Frosting (15-Minute Recipe)

This choco-buttermilk cake with chocolate frosting is so rich, soft, creamy and very delicious! It is so easy to make, it will take you just 15 …

Dessert

The Grill Gloves That Let Me Hold Hot Coals (And Ribs) In My Hands

God do I love them.<p>I’m a big fan of “why not?” purchases. You know the ones: You’re at the hardware store and, in the discount bin, you notice …

BBQ

The 8 Best Plant-Based Proteins

You don't have to go out of your way each day to consume heaps of meat and poultry in order to feel satiated. In fact, there's a wide variety of …

Nutrition

The Chocolate Cake That Changed Everything

• <i>For the Chocolate Cake:</i><br>• Coconut oil, for greasing the pans<br>• 2 1/2 cups almond flour<br>• 1/4 cup 100% unsweetened cacao powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/2 teaspoon Himalayan pink salt<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 3/4 cup maple syrup<br>• 1 tablespoon vanilla extract<br>• 1 cup Dark Chocolate Fudge Frosting (see below)<br>• 1 cup Vegan Caramel …

Dessert

J.P.'s Big Daddy Biscuits Recipe

"This recipe will produce the biggest biscuits in the history of the world! Serve these gems with butter, preserves, honey, gravy or they can also be …

Watch this guy make chocolate bars from scratch with cacao beans he grew

Gabe at H.I.S Survival demonstrates the fascinating process of making chocolate from bean to bar. He also describes some of the many kids of cacao …

Bake This Bread Today

You should try this recipe from Jim Lahey, the founder of New York’s acclaimed Sullivan Street Bakery, as soon as possible.<p>I used to love to bake …

How to Make Swirly, Flaky, Mesmerizing Sfogliatelle

Buckle up, guys—this pastry is definitely a project. But trust me, it’s a super fun, satisfying, and delicious one. There’s nothing like a batch of still-warm sfogliatelle (or if you’re just referring to one, sfogliatella), an especially beautiful Italian pastry. Multiple layers of gorgeously thin …

Baking

Do Bay Leaves Actually Taste Like Anything?

By Alex Delany<p>Let's put this whole bay leaf controversy to bed once and for all.<p>The Illuminati. The Loch Ness Monster. Bay leaves. All phenomena that inspire controversy and skepticism. And while we can’t speak to the existence of Nessie or secret societies hell bent on controlling world events (if …

Spices

The Most Beautiful Cakes We're Planning to Bake in 2018

Easy on the eyes and bursting with flavor.<p>With the start of the New Year comes our annual declaration of ambitious resolutions for the coming months …

First Doughnuts Went Haywire. Now Croissants Are Next

At Supermoon Bakehouse, a new spaceship of a pâtisserie in New York’s Lower East Side, a line of eager humans often snakes out the front door. …

Elvis Presleys Favorite Whipping Cream Pound Cake Recipe

Butter and flour a 10 inch tube or bundt pan.<p>Thoroughly cream together sugar and butter.<p>Add eggs 1 at a time, beating well after each addition.<p>Mix in …

Jon Sebastiani's Sonoma Brands Raises $60 million

The venture capital fund Sonoma Brands has launched one of its companies, Smashmallow, as a freestanding entity and named food industry finance veteran David Lacy as CEO. Smashmallows are snackable marshmallows. They will be distributed through Target stores next month. Already on the shelf: …

Sonoma

The Actually Best Gluten-Free and Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Bake now, thank me later.<p>January 07, 2018<p>This recipe makes the best chocolate chip cookies. Fluffy, soft, and not-too-thin, these are the perfect …

A Fantastic Quick Bread With A Favorite Southern Ingredient

When my family and I recently moved into our new house, we heard rumors of the amazing persimmon tree in our neighbor's yard—Japanese persimmons …

Every Kind of Brownie Recipe for Every Kind of Brownie-Lover

I personally can't think of a brownie I've met that I haven't enjoyed, but I do have a preference in regards to what type of brownie I truly love. I …

The One Mistake Everyone Makes When Cooking Rice

Cooking rice on the stovetop or in the oven can prove surprisingly difficult. But unless you have a rice cooker or a pressure cooker (such as the …

Where are all of the Infinity Stones in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

<b>Marvel’s universal franchise has seen various Infinity Stones in the films and this is to build up to the climax of the new film, Avengers: Infinity</b> …

What Musk's Biography Can Tell You About Tesla Surviving The Production Hell

<i>Update, November 30, 2017:</i> I have added Q2 and Q3 2017 figures to Graph 1 to give readers a more up to date picture.<p>Valuing Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is a …

Investing

Stuck in Judgment? Ask Yourself These 5 Transforming Questions | Inc.com

Believe it or not, it is possible to develop your empathetic ability. The goal in understanding others is to let them know that they are supported and how they feel is important to you. The outcome can be life changing: You will find it easier to deal with the negativity of others by understanding …

Self-help

This Could Be the First Look at Altered Carbon, Netflix's Very Expensive New Scifi Series

Netflix is diving into the cyperpunk age with <i>Altered Carbon</i>, a 10-episode series based on the bestselling novel by Richard K. Morgan. It’s said to be …

Is being a chef bad for your mental health?

In October last year Andrew Clarke, head chef of the much-admired Brunswick House restaurant in Vauxhall, London, posted a picture of himself to Instagram. It’s in black and white. He is sitting at a table against a wall of distressed plaster, his straggly hair unsuccessfully tucked away beneath a …

Mental Health

12 Sex Positions For Those Who Can’t Get Enough Of Game Of Thrones

<b>The only way to keep your sex life hot and happening is to constantly keep experimenting!</b><p>After all, even the best of us can get tired of the same-old …

Flaky and Tender Pie Crust

<i>This flaky and tender pie crust is an incredibly easy, never fail pie crust recipe that boasts butter galore for flakiness as well as cream cheese</i> …

Baking

Uber Made Its Homegrown AI Language Open Source, but Not Entirely out of Altruism

Uber’s artificial-intelligence lab is less than a year old, but researchers there have already built their own programming language for AI …

I Tried It: Extra Fluffy Pancakes, Thanks to This Japanese Secret Ingredient

Recently, it came to my attention that there was a pancake trick making the rounds on Japanese Twitter. The secret to airier, fluffier, cakier pancakes? Mayo.<p>Weird, I know. But who am I to scoff? Rather, who are you to scoff? Who are any of us to scoff? So once I finished scoffing, I set out to …

Breakfast

Meet the Bronzie: The Nutty, Addictive Bar That Can Be Yours in One Hour

Full disclosure: I bake a lot. People are always asking what happens to all the desserts and cheesy biscuits and pull-apart breads that emerge from my kitchen. And here's what I do: I save enough for our little household, reserving some of every recipe for dinner that night or to enjoy the next …

Dessert