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Lemon Bundt Cake

This is my variation of a recipe I found in a recent Bakefest booklet. It's the kind of cake that you just can't resist taking a slice of - pure, …

Chocolate-Peppermint Cake

Peppermint and chocolate are a classic Christmas combination -- serve this decadent cake for a memorable finale to your holiday dinner.

Dessert

The 10 Best Food Blogs For Summer Inspiration

We've been enjoying the summer season for more than a few weeks already, but it's right now -- when July melts its way into August -- that the summer harvest is at its peak. Summer squash are plentiful, bouquets of basil are everywhere, and tomatoes are starting to ripen. It's at this moment that …

You've Got to See What's Inside These Cakes

A surprise inside.<p>Don't judge a book by its cover... Or a cake by its icing. This article originally appeared on redbookmag.com.

Dessert

7 Easy Vegetarian Recipes for Summer Grilling

There are few occasions where being a vegetarian is particularly depressing, and most of them involve social gatherings around a grill. I don't know from experience of being one. But I have dealt with the annoyances of having to cook for one in less than ideal, carnivorous circumstances like the …

Cooking

20 Ways To Turn Boring Hot Dogs Into Delicious Beacons Of Patriotism

Here we are at another Fourth of July! We're ready for fireworks, sparklers, star-spangled everything and that most all-American of foods -- hot dogs!<p>So what if they're not the most, um, homogeneous food? They may be made up of bits and pieces that come from all over, sure, but <i>so is America</i>, you …

Ganache 101

<b>Think of it as the gift that keeps on giving. Start with our easy and irresistible chocolate ganache recipe, then adapt it for all kinds of uses.</b><p>Easy as 1-2-3<p>Chop. Pour. Stir. Nothing up your sleeve, no sleight of hand. Those three basic steps are all there is to making an irresistible batch of …

Quick Potato Side Dish Recipes

Prepare a delicious potato side to round out your meal. We're offering generous servings of your favorites -- mashed, baked, oven-fried -- as well as several kinds of potato salad.

Our Easiest Cupcakes

Bake up a batch of our easiest cupcakes for a nearly effortless treat.

Cupcakes

Quick Meatless Recipes

Our noodle-free lasagna substitutes baked eggplant for the pasta and cuts the oil and fat from the bechamel -- but still bubbles with cheese and creamy sauce.

Cooking

Giant Chocolate Chip Cookies

This classic recipe is always a hit with the family.

Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Only Popcorn You'll Ever Want to Eat Again

So, popcorn. I love it. These days, I take one night each week off from working. Typically Mondays. That's my TV and popcorn night. Lots of butter, lots of salt, and no work allowed. Okay, maybe I'm on Pinterest or Facebook a little, but that hardly counts. If it wouldn't make me fat, I'd eat …

Food

5 Reasons for Drinking Apple Cider Vinegar - 730 Sage Street

<i>You’ve heard people do it, but why are they drinking apple cider vinegar?</i><p>I have done some pretty bizarre things on this journey towards a healthier …

25 Days Of Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 21: Tea Cake...<p>By Dan Piepenbring<p>We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 20: White...<p>By Dan Piepenbring<p>We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 19:...<p>By Dan Piepenbring<p>We're …

Hosting Duties: Where to Take Out-of-Towners Visiting New York

As the tourist masses continue to descend on New York during the Thanksgiving-into-Christmas-into-New-Year’s season, Grub Street continues to face …

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Watch a Pulled Espresso Shot Extract in Slow-Motion

A barista at Minneapolis' <b>Spyhouse Coffee</b> filmed his coffeeshop's <b>La Marzocco FB80</b> in slow-motion, capturing the birth of an espresso shot at the <b>leisurely pace of 120 frames per second</b>. The usually 25-second process is stretched to nearly two minutes, and the videographer even offers his own viewing …

Wait, Running a Marathon Costs HOW Much?!

Don't worry, you can do it for way less—here's how<p>Earlier this week, a reporter from Reuters, Chris Taylor, did a little math, and figured out that running the Brooklyn Marathon cost him more than $1,000—and he didn't even travel for the race. Well, big ups to him for crossing the finish …

10 Spectacular Fall Soup Recipes - Weed 'em & Reap

I did it. I went full crazy.<p>I started making Fall soups when it was still 95 (face-melting) degrees outside. In my defense, I do live in Arizona, so …

The Steak Breakdown: Your Ultimate Guide To Cuts Of Beef

The greatest thing to go from farm to table -- at least since that time you had a dream about a date with Daisy Duke -- is steak. But where does porterhouse come from? What's the best way to cook a skirt steak? And, most importantly, what beer should you be drinking while enjoying a tri-tip? To …

BBQ

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

The Kitchen Gadgets Worth Your Money

In case you haven't noticed, we love gadgets around here. In fact, our list of our favorite kitchen gear quickly became far too long for a single …

8 Great Grilled Cheeses in DC

28 New Decorating Secrets the Pros Swear By

Throw the old rulebook out the window.<p>You know those people who seem to have great taste without even trying? You're about to be one of them. Here, top designers share the best insider tips and tricks in the business.