Kate Morrick

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Pretzels and Beer Cheese Are Meant to Be

<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: Emily Hilliard of Nothing in the House takes the classic pretzel and beer combo to the next level—with cheese.</i><p>Growing up, soft pretzels were one …

35 hidden bars in New York City

Today, drinking is legal, but New Yorkers still love these speakeasies for their vintage decor, secret entrances, and cocktails made with classic ingredients.<p>From Dutch Kills in Long Island City to Attaboy on the Lower East Side, here are 35 hidden bars in New York City.<p><i>An earlier version of this</i> …

New York City

A coffee lovers' guide to 7 home brewers

Because it's not always feasible or affordable to run down to your local coffee shop whenever you happen to want or need coffee, because knowing how to make a good cup of coffee perhaps is a good life skill to have, because making your own coffee at home is really not that difficult: Whatever the …

Coffee

How to make the summer’s coolest iced coffee alternative: cold-brewed cacao

• Grind your nibs using a spice grinder or a mortar and pestle to a texture that’s fine but not powdery. (Don’t put cacao beans in your expensive burr coffee grinder; the fat will gum it up.)<br>• Line the pitcher with a nut-milk bag and dump the cacao grounds inside.<br>• Fill the bag-lined pitcher with cold …

Coffee

6 Healthy and Flavorful Spring Slow Cooker Recipes

With its frigid temperatures and dismal weather conditions, winter is the perfect time to indulge in comfort foods and hearty dishes. Spring, on the …

The Ultimate Guide to Mushrooms

Mushrooms, the fruiting bodies of edible fungi, are amazing things in the kitchen, bearers of flavor that range from nutty to aromatically woody …

San Francisco

8 Easter Desserts That Will Impress Your Guests

These Easter desserts are as impressive as they are delicious. Get ready for the oohs and aahs!<p><b>1. Strawberry & Rhubarb Crisp</b><p>One of the easiest and best desserts I know. Tart rhubarb and sweet strawberries bubbling away in their own juices beneath a crunchy oat streusel topping. Serve warm out of …

Morels in Black Bean Sauce with Fried Enoki Mushrooms

Place dried yuba in a bowl of cold water; let soak until softened, about 1 hour. Drain yuba and cut into 1" pieces; set aside.<p>Stir black bean sauce, …

6 Awesome Ways to Eat Scrambled Eggs for Breakfast

Scrambled eggs are a perfect weekday breakfast option—here are six great ways to cook them.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot.</i> …

The Four Healthiest DIY Salad Dressings Ever

You try to fill your salad plate with organic produce and would never dream of sprinkling on bacon bits (unless they were grass fed, of course). So …

Food

Actually, This Is How You Spice Pumpkin

From spicy curry to quesadillas, these international dishes feature pumpkin—without the pumpkin spice.<p>This time of year, it seems we can't escape the <del>wrath</del> reach of "pumpkin spice" (that's, generally speaking, a heady mix of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, allspice, and/or cloves) wafting …

Salty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

24 Servings<p>Finishing your chocolate chunk cookies cookies with a flaky salt like Maldon brings out the chocolate flavor and tempers the sweetness, creating the ultimate sweet and salty snack. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups …

Asian Kale Salad with Ginger Peanut Dressing

Servings: 6<p>Total Time: 20 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>For the Salad<p>4 cups chopped curly kale, thick stems removed (be sure it's dry)<br>• 3 cups prepared shredded …

Banana Custard-Stuffed Peanut Butter Cupcakes

These stuffed, gluten-free cupcakes are completely over-the-top but well worth the effort. <b>Slideshow:</b> Gluten-Free Desserts

Need a fabulous mojito recipe? Try these 9 luscious spins

Making a real mojito involves more than just mixing rum, sugar, mint and lime in a glass. It takes a little technique: You have to carefully muddle the fresh mint and lime to bring out their flavor. But don't over-muddle; four or five seconds will do. Still, an excellent mojito is easy to make once …

Spices

How to make croissants (a step-by-step guide with .gifs) - Izy Hossack

Croissants are just one of those things where you will never fully appreciate one when you eat it, until you’ve put in the hours making them yourself.<p>…

Apple & Cheddar Cheese Souffles - Easy Appetizer or Dessert Cheese Souffle Recipe

24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

Brittle Recipes That Go Way Beyond Peanut (PHOTOS)

When it comes to brittle, it's likely that you have heard of peanut. It's also likely that you've tasted peanut brittle, and that upon doing so you fell in love with the crunchy and salty-sweet goodness that is this sweet. But what might not be quite as likely is that you've thought a bit outside …

Beyond Pok Pok: 8 New Places to Order First-Rate Larb

Larb — a salad that’s traditionally comprised of minced meat, fish sauce, lime juice, roasted ground rice, mint, and herbs — is a dish native to the …

How to Set the Table in 3 Styles: Modern Formal, Rustic, Fusion

Calvin Klein Home's creative director, Amy Mellen, teaches us how to dress the table for a variety of moods and styles.<p>When it comes to entertaining, the plates you use can be almost as important as what you serve on them. Click through the slides above to see how Amy Mellen, creative director for …

Brooklyn Night Bazaar Goes Full-Time in Greenpoint

Greenpoint residents quashed Aaron Broudo’s ambitious proposal for a local night market modeled on similar setups he’d witnessed in southeast Asia …

10 Recipes to Get Kids to Eat Broccoli

10 delicious broccoli recipes to help you turn your kids onto the cruciferous green stuff—no bribes necessary<p>Oh, broccoli. We love you, you know that? We love you charred, roasted, sautéed with a bit of garlic. We love how you taste, we love that Harrison Ford tells jokes about you, and we love …

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Our 15 Favorite Apple Pie Recipes

From crumbly pies to the classic lattice top, these 14 apple pie recipes will get you baking all fall<p>There's nothing quite like the smell of an apple pie baking in the oven—sweet fruit, warm spices, buttery crust. But even better than smelling it? Eating it. We have 15 awesome recipes that you've …

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