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10 Epic Cakes Made with Summer Fruit

In this week's episode of Mad Genius Tips, cake aficionado Justin Chapple demonstrates the no-fail, super easy way to line your cake pan with …

7 Awesome Upside-Down Cakes

Deliciously gooey upside-down cakes are super easy to prepare, and make a beautiful, crowd-pleasing statement on the dessert table. Here are seven of …

Sense of Taste: Coconut Mousse Cake (Recipe)

Last week, I blogged about being naughty and not conforming to a post-New Year's diet. Eating more healthfully year-round has always been my approach, so an occasional slice of cake won't lead me into a downward spiral of gluttony.<p>I've been thinking about how the texture of food can change your …

17 Sweet Ways to Bake With Almonds

Almond flour, paste, extract, slices—we like it all<p>SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/almond-desserts<p>article<p>Whether they're used whole, ground into …

Jerk Chicken Wings - Spicy Jamaican Jerk Hot Wings Recipe

20 Quick and Easy Dinners in 25 Minutes or Less

Gallery20 Quick and Easy Dinners in 25 Minutes or Less<p>Not everybody is in a position to devote an hour or more to prepare an elaborate dinner, especially on a weeknight. That's why we've dipped into our recipe archives to find meals that are both seriously quick and seriously tasty.<p>In this roundup, …

Branch-Like Dendrites Function As Mini-Computers In The Brain

Previously thought to be passive, the branching brain wires actively compute signals.<p>A new paper in <i>Nature</i> suggests that we've been thinking about neurons all wrong. Namely, it suggests that dendrites, the tree-like branches of wiring that extend out from the soma, or cell body, aren't just passive …

The 9 Greatest Pumpkin Recipes

You spot a flash of orange out of the corner of your eye. There it is again! Either you really wanta Fanta, you're being followed by a rogue basketball team or...it's fall! You're finally allowed to buy the tiny, adorable day-glo-orange pumpkins from the grocery store and arrange them on your …

Weekend Baking Project: Monster Spicy Brittle Candy Bar

I know that there a lot of DIYers out there, and I know that for you, a bag of mixed minis just doesn't cut it when it comes to giving out Halloween candy.<p>So instead of giving out some of your latest batch of pickles witches' noses, try handing out shards of this monster brittle instead. It's …

French Baguette - How to Make Baguettes at Home - No-Knead French Bread Recipe

30 Homemade Candy Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Candy is awesome. Homemade candy is better—here are 30 recipes we love.<p><b>Is there anything better than eating handfuls of candy</b> until you teeter on the edge of sheer bliss and belly-aching agony? We say no. There's only one way to make this time-honored pastime better, and that's indulging in …

These cookies contain just five ingredients (four if you don't count salt) and couldn't be easier to make. Gluten-Free Dessert: No-Bake Sesame Coconut Ginger Cookies - http://bit.ly/18ZbLaL

The Best, Longest Recipes Ted Cruz Should Have Read During His Filibuster

Eight recipes that we wish Ted Cruz would have read during his 21-hour filibuster on September 25, 2013<p>Finally! Senator Ted Cruz has ended his 21-hour filibuster (the fourth longest in U.S. history) in an effort to halt a spending bill. During his marathon speech, he read <i>Green Eggs and Ham</i>, quoted …

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The Best Emmys Dresses Paired with Bon Appétit Recipes

On Sunday night, 17.6 million people tuned into CBS to watch the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, mainly for the clothes. But those dresses only made us think of food...<p>On Sunday night, 17.6 million people tuned into CBS to watch the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards—and to judge the actresses' …

Vegan Dessert Recipes That Even Butter Lovers Will Crave

Going vegan can seem like a daunting commitment -- no milk? No eggs? No BUTTER? But, thankfully, there is one thing you definitely don't have to give up on as a vegan: Dessert. Ice cream, cakes, pies and cookies are still all very possible (and 100 percent delicious) on this animal-friendly …

9 Thai Cooking Tricks You Should Be Using

Coconut milk and fish sauce should be pantry staples, no matter what.<p>Thai cooks use fresh aromatic vegetables like ginger, garlic, shallots, onion, lemongrass, and galangal liberally as a flavor base for their dishes. These ingredients are ground up into curry pastes, or minced and added to …

40 Recipes for the Fall Harvest Season

40 recipes for fall produce, from butternut squash and brussels sprouts to apples and pomegranate.<p>The mercury's dropping, the leaves are turning orange, and the nights are growing longer.<p>And you know what that means.<p>Your dad's going to pull out that pumpkin-colored wool sweater with the "falling …

Couscous Recipes For Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner (PHOTOS)

Couscous is a dish that tends to fly under the radar -- despite being delicious, easy to make and extremely versatile, it just doesn't tend to get the attention we think it deserves.<p>Though native to Morocco and parts of Africa, couscous is (thankfully) now available across the world. And while …

How to Make Perfect Moon Cakes for Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

By Carolyn Phillips<p>This moon-cake recipe is Cantonese on the surface, but it envelops a Suzhou-style crunchy nut and fruit center. It was adapted from the repertoire of renowned Sichuanese chef Chen Kenmin. (His son, Chen Ken'ichi, later gained fame as "Iron Chef Chinese" on the Japanese program</i> …

Grilled Shrimp Skewers With Tomato, Garlic & Herbs

In this easy recipe, shrimp are quickly marinated in a bright and tangy mixture of olive oil, tomato paste, lemon, garlic, and herbs and then grilled until plump and slightly charred. They're perfect for entertaining -- either as an appetizer or main course -- because all of the prep is done ahead …

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Don't waste it! 3 ways to use roast chicken leftovers - TODAY.com

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Meatless Monday: Veggie Burgers

<b>Meatless Monday is a global movement, a way of life</b><b>.</b> It’s not a campaign to turn everyone in the world vegetarian or vegan; in fact, many involved <i>are</i> …

27 Amazingly Easy One-Bowl Desserts

When baking can be this simple, why would you ever mess with multiple bowls?