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A French Toast Bake for Breakfast Fireworks

This cherry blueberry French toast bake will make 4th of July breakfast an event all its own. Fireworks and French toast make for an epic holiday if you asked us.<p>Fresh fruit adds a pop of color and flavor to this cherry blueberry French toast bake. Make sure you buy a few extra boxes or bags of …

33 Plum Recipes to Make the Most of the Juiciest Fruit

We love the snap-slurp sound of biting into the deep purple skin of a fresh, juicy plum. We also love cooking with in-season plums all season long, thanks to these sweet and savory recipes.<p><b>We love the snap-slurp sound of biting into a fresh, juicy plum's</b> deep purple skin. You know, when all of the …

Stonefruit

Why Red Pesto is Better Than Green Pesto

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Green pesto is so last summer. Instead, try red pesto and use up all your tomatoes.</i><p>I'm going to stop …

How to Make Chipotle's Guacamole Recipe

To pay, or not to pay (extra for guacamole) -- that is the question that everyone who has ever been to Chipotle has asked while <b>waiting in line</b>. Getting guacamole definitely upgrades your ~*Chipotle experience*~, but is it worth the $1.80?<p>On Sunday morning, Chipotle released their top secret …

Food

How the James Beard Awards Began

The year was 1990. The Quilted Giraffe was serving caviar-filled beggars purses. Restaurant-goers were learning that “tapas bars” and “topless bars” were different destinations. The American Culinary Revolution led by Alice Waters, Jeremiah Tower, Larry Forgione, Jonathan Waxman, and Michael …

Chemistry set pencils can turn life-saving tests into child’s play

<i>This piece was first published on The Conversation</i><p>If you’ve ever sat opposite a doctor and wondered what she was scribbling on her notepad, the answer may soon not only be medical notes on your condition, but real-time chemical preparations for an instant diagnostic test.<p>Thanks to the work of a …

A Cheap Watch That Looks Expensive

Finding a truly polished-looking watch at an affordable price can be a real challenge—most affordable options lack heft or seem less than sophisticated.<p>Imagine our shock, then, at discovering a unbelievably chic watch that costs—wait for it—$45. That's right, you can actually own a great-looking …

Adorable Orphaned Baby Bats Cared for by Australian Bat Clinic

File this under “cutest thing we've ever seen.” These orphaned baby bats, swaddled in cozy blankets and fed milk in baby bottles, are the incredibly adorable residents of the Australian Bat Clinic & Wildlife Trauma Centre in eastern Australia's Gold Coast Hinterland. Volunteers and employees at the …

Teddybears

The Scary Truth About Chicken

Monster chickens are taking over the supermarket. Be very, very afraid …<p>Drive down Byrd Road off Route 113 in Pocomoke City, Maryland, past the transfer station and into the driveway of Carole and Frank Morison's poultry farm, and you'll find two long yellow chicken houses. From 1985 to 2008, those …

How to Buy the Freshest Eggs Possible

<i>In Overheard, we're sharing all of the best tidbits we couldn't help picking up on -- from smart tips on the Hotline to funny quotes heard around the water cooler and more -- so we can all be in the know.</i><p>Earlier this week, Posie Harwood told us all about the best egg sandwich she knows—and clued us …

Cookies at the Ready: Never (Ever!) Deal With Rock-Hard Brown Sugar Again

Rock-hard brown sugar is the worst! Learn how to soften it in record time, plus tips for storing it so you never have to deal with lumps again.<p>It never fails: You get an urge to bake a batch of chocolate chunk cookies, preheat the oven, plug in the mixer, and gather your ingredients only to find …

7 Ways to Cook with Frozen Spinach

Whether your dinner plans look bleak, or a carefully planned menu is on the horizon, frozen spinach can be the answer to the nagging question, "What else can I put in this dish?" It's also among a few other foods touted for their frozen virtuosity: It's full of flavor, even when it's been sitting …

9 Gooey, Cheesy Pastas to Make While Waiting for the Snow to Melt

It may be March, but there is still snow on the ground in 49 out of 50 states. If you can't escape to Florida (the only snowless state), here are …

10 decadent chocolate dessert recipes for Valentine's Day from around the USA

Nothing says I love you quite like a homemade chocolate dessert. We asked the editors of Edible magazines across the country for their favorite Valentine’s Day chocolate dessert recipes. From rich, spicy hot chocolate to gluten-free ricotta brownies with cherries, these indulgent treats are sure to …

Dessert

Another Excuse to Never Leave Your Kitchen

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: If you've got a well-stocked pantry and a food processor, you'll never</i> …

This Is How You Turn A Marshmallow Into A Shot Glass

Surprisingly, there are a great number of things you can take shots out of other than a glass. We've come across peppermint candy shot glasses, cookies that could work as shot glasses, even -- gulp -- meat shot glasses. And now there's another totally nonsensical way to take a shot: <i>inside of a</i> …

Food

16 Stuffed Breads to Make You Feel All Warm Inside

You heard it here first: Merely topping bread is <i>so</i> 2014. Ring in the new year with a hot out of the oven trend — stuffed bread. While pizza and fancy toast will always have a special place in our hearts, it’s time to show these 16 yum-stuffed creations a little love. From breakfast to dessert, …

20 Second Mayo

Place white wine vinegar, Dijon mustard, salt, egg, and canola oil in a tall, slender container. Lower an immersion blender into the container so …

15 Matcha Recipes That'll Help You Get In On This Trend

We all know that green tea is full of health benefits -- just a few cups a day can help lower the risk of cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.<p>That's why we think it's about time you got to know matcha, the finely ground powder made of whole, high-grade green tea leaves. Because you ingest …

Tea

Baked Fish Fillets with Butter and Sherry + Pan-Fried White Beans with Kale

<i>Today: Keep dinner simple with flaky fish, kale, and beautifully browned legumes.</i><p>Winter is here, and we're transitioning from the rich, heavier meals of the holiday season to lighter, healthier fare aimed at reaching resolutions. Our solution is a beautiful white fish served alongside dark leafy …

Dinner and tips included: Make these paleo meals that will cost you under $20

The paleo diet — whose adherents aim to mimic the eating style of our paleolithic ancestors by cutting out processed foods, grains and legumes and focusing instead on fresh vegetables, fruit, grass-fed meats and wild seafood — has been getting hotter and hotter over the past few years. But even …

Recipes

5 Easy Egg Recipes

The incredible, edible egg. Whether it is a boozy brunch with the ladies or a late-night three-egg omelet at the Greek diner, I'm a fan. And the best thing is, the moment you pick up a six-pack of eggs in the styrofoam container at the corner shop, your options are limitless.<p><b>1. Crustless Quiche</b> …

5 Ways to Make Hash Browns

Here, five incredible recipes for delicious hash browns.<p>In this week’s Mad Genius Tips video, F&W’s Justin Chapple revealed how to make super-crispy …

Energize your eggs: 11 easy ways to upgrade your morning scramble

If you know how to cook, and even if you don’t really, chances are you can scramble eggs — a skillet of scrambled eggs is one of the quickest, simplest dishes around and often the first thing a new cook learns to make. Scrambled eggs also happen to be good for you — they’re packed with protein and …

Breakfast

How to Make Taiwanese Popcorn Chicken

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With her recipe for popcorn chicken, Cynthia of Two Red Bowls is recreating a Taiwanese night market right in her home (and you can, too).</i><p>I first …

7 Thanksgiving Desserts That Are Way Better Than Pie

<b>1. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust & Caramel Sauce</b><p>Pumpkin pie is always expected at Thanksgiving, but why not shake things up and make a pumpkin cheesecake instead? This 5-star recipe is the ultimate sweet ending to your Thanksgiving feast -- and no one will miss that tired ol' pumpkin …

Dessert

11 Nonalcoholic Thanksgiving Drink Recipes

If the past is any indication, I am going to drink way too much this Thanksgiving. During a long day of cooking, eating, and hanging out with relatives, it's easy to lose track of what glass of wine you're on. Every year I tell myself I'll be more responsible, but this year I'm going to made it …

Udon Recipes: The Japanese Noodle That'll Make You Feel Great About Winter

Ramen may be everyone's favorite Japanese noodle soup these days, but just because it's the trendiest doesn't mean it's the best. We're huge fans of ramen -- don't get us a wrong. We could eat ramen for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night snacks any day of the week, instant or otherwise. But …