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Healthy Breakfast Recipes: Apple Recipe

Set the broiler to medium-high heat, with the rack at least 4 inches from the heat source.<p>Halve apples and scoop out seeds. Rub halves with oil and put them cut side down on a rimmed baking sheet. Broil until the skins are blistered and you can pierce with a fork, 3 to 8 minutes.<p>Meanwhile, combine …

hot fudge sundae cake

I realize that given the sheer number of two and three-layered, springform-bound and buttercream-shellacked celebration cakes I keep in the archives, …

How to Make a Cookie the Perfect Texture

Photographer:Marcus Tullis<p>Few foods conjure a feeling of childhood comfort better than a still-warm cookie and a cold glass of milk. Texture is a …

One-Bite Ice Cream: 7 Bon Bon Recipes

Over the fourth of July week, I visited my mom in Upstate New York as I've done each year for about five summers in a row. The only spot to buy …

Ice Cream

Watermelon Jello Shots

How cute is this? These watermelon-lime jello shots are perfect for a summer party! We had one of our fantastic interns, Emma, make a batch this week at the office just in time for Happy Hour on Wednesday. (Interns at Plated don't get coffee, they get to make Jello shots!) Try out the easy recipe …

Watermelon

Brownie Cookies

Slow-Cooked Green Beans - Amazing Southern-Style Green Beans

19 Summer Cocktail Recipes To Perfect Now

Summer and open-air parties go hand-in-hand. But, the age-old question is: what to serve? We love a chilled brewski as much as anyone, but wouldn’t …

Cookie Dough Cake

Dessert

How To Season Rice

I never really liked rice. Growing up we would have Chinese takeout at least once a week—usually Friday nights—and the last thing I would touch would …

Stop Cravings with these Peanut Butter Breakfasts

After each experiment, researchers took participants’ blood samples and asked them to rate their appetite levels. Turns out, those who ate peanuts in the a.m. reported feeling fuller eight to 12 hours after breakfast—and peanut butter had an even stronger appetite-suppressing effect.<p>The results of …

Healthy Foods for a Better Workout

The 10 Best Fitness Foods for Women<p>Add these super foods to your diet for a better workout and even better results<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>Avocados<p>The cholesterol-lowering monounsaturated fat in these green health bombs can help keep your body strong and pain free. University of Buffalo researchers …

Our Best Burger-Making Tips

• Burgers will shrink during grilling, so make the diameter of the patties about 1/2 inch larger than the buns for the perfect fit.<br>• Season patties on the outside only; this prevents overworking the meat while mixing in the seasonings.<br>• If serving a crowd, stack patties on a plate, separating layers with …

50 Cooking Tips That Will Change Your Life!

50 Food Tips That Will Change Your Life!<p>The web's most resourceful food bloggers share tips for how to make every meal taste utterly mouth-watering<p>Dan Forbes<p>Along with salt and pepper, the most important kitchen staple to have on hand these days is a Wi-Fi connection. Smartphones and social …

Corn Week 2013 Recap: Recipes, Tips, Techniques, Mythbusting, and More!

Corn Week 2013 has come and gone, but we're still in the height of corn season, so let's keep those cobs a-turnin' and those kernels a-grillin' for just a little bit longer, shall we?<p>Here's all of the great grilled corn recipes, corn techniques posts, and more in one easy location.<p>Techniques, Tips, …

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The Nanaimo Bar: Another Reason to Consider Moving to Canada

If you grew up in Canada or in the Pacific Northwest, you may be familiar with the Nanaimo Bar, a no-bake, triple-layered confection that gets its name from Nanaimo (pronounced Na-NYE-mo), a city on Vancouver Island in British Columbia.<p>I originally made these bars—many moons ago—to thank my …

5 Easy School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy, Too

Colorful and bite-size fresh fruit and veggies are not only fun to eat they are healthy – rich in anti-oxidants, nutrients and vitamins.<p>If you pack …

Healthy Eating

25 No-Cook Recipes

Fast, delicious ideas for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks that don’t require an oven or grill.

Healthy Eating

Applesauce Brownies

I bake brownies all the time because they are such a crowd pleaser, but every time that I bake a batch, someone will tell me that they just have to …

Sugar & Spice Doughnut Holes

Frying already-rich brioche dough results in these unimaginably indulgent, tender little bites. Representing the third category of <i>Glazed, Filled, Sugared, & Dipped</i>, they're coated in cardamom sugar, which adds an herbaceous note.<p>Reprinted with permission by Stephen Collucci. Copyright © 2013. …

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes

August 20, 2013<p>It’s been weird being in moving limbo the last few weeks. I definitely don’t like having all my pans packed up. And all my stuff boxed …

Five New Uses for Avocados

This fruit is loaded with tasty, runner-friendly benefits.<p><b>Health Powerhouse</b><br>Fruits by definition, avocados provide more than 20 key nutrients, including B vitamins, vitamin E, and brain-boosting choline. They also contain copper and zinc and antioxidant pigments that fight inflammation. All this …

Nutrition

Baked Stuffed Shells Recipe

Cooking

Bananas Foster French Toast Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/2 cup unsalted butter, divided1/3 cup plus 2 tablespoons brown sugar, divided1/4 cup rum4 bananas, sliced into …

Cute of the Day: Check Out These Adorable Muffin-Top, Uh, Muffin Molds

Pinterest<p>Ready for your morning squeal of delight? I don't know about you, but sometimes when I'm getting dressed in the morning (and usually depending on how much salt I ate the night before) I'm <i>plagued</i> by muffin-top—of the tummy-over-jeans variety.<p>I never thought I'd find a muffin top I'd love... …