Johanna Sobers

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How to Make Perfect Paella Every Time

<b>By Martha Rose Shulman</b><p>I was so saddened by the recent death of food writer Penelope Casas. I never met her, but I've long depended on her work for my own research. Her first cookbook, <i>The Foods & Wines of Spain</i>, was published in 1979 and was for decades the only act in town if you wanted to know …

The Only Banana Bread Recipe You'll Ever Need

Sure, there's a plethora of banana bread recipes out there on the net and in cookbooks, claiming to be the best. However, I think this is pretty darn good for a banana bread recipe and is as easy as making banana bread can be. Yogurt and oil is used, which I find is a combination that always …

Soulful Jamaican, Even Without the Meat, at The Islands

More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>I have a thing for hole-in-the-wall places: there's just something special, almost a little magical, about a cook who can turn out rich, satisfying dishes in a tiny space outfitted with few amenities.<p>When I think hole-in-the-wall—in a good way—I think</b> …

The best way to save tomato paste (and use it for later) - http://bit.ly/15UU7KP

25 Tasty Hamburger Alternatives That Are Actually Good For You

Obviously, fatty beef hamburgers rule. But red meat should be a special treat because it isn't that great for us.

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The 10 Salad Dressings to Know

Without dressing, salad would be extremely dry (and boring). Having a repertoire of dressings on hand can save your leafy greens and give them a bit of personality. Here are the 10 essential salad dressings to know -- just add lettuce.<p>More from Food52<p>• 9 Summer Salads<p>• Quinoa and Vegetable Chorizo …

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As His Kids Go Back to School, the Breadwinner Feeds Them Quiche

As Breadwinner columnist Manny Howard's kids go back to school, he brings a new dish—quiche Lorraine—into the family's dinner rotation<p><i>Welcome to The Breadwinner, in which Manny Howard—a lifelong Brooklynite following his wife’s high-powered job to Los Angeles—attempts to feed his family, whether</i> …

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McDonald's Mighty Wings Debut Nationwide, Are Super Crispy

After some test runs, McDonald's has debuted Mighty Wings nationwide this month. The chicken wings were first launched in 1990 until they were taken off menus in 2003.<p>The wings are extremely crispy, even after hanging out in a to-go bag for close to 10 minutes. They wouldn't be out of place at KFC, …

Anthony Bourdain Wire

On his Tumblr, <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> recaps a recent family vacation, an Atlantic beach trip that involves inflatable pool toys, trips to the beach, and time spent by the grill. Writes Bourdain: "This was my <b>second 'real' vacation of the last decade</b>. Many of you will no doubt be thinking, "Uh? wait a …

Mac And Cheese Mistakes You Might Be Making (PHOTOS)

You know what's great? Mac and cheese. You know what's better? Homemade mac and cheese. You know what's the worst? When you spend time, money, mental and emotional effort on cooking something that you don't like in the end.<p>Macaroni and cheese can be especially frustrating to mess up because we're …

Soup Recipes Simmering With Chicken, Potato, Veggies And More

It doesn't matter how many bowls of chicken noodle soup you've eaten ... the next time you come down with a cold it's going to be exactly what you need. And the number of times you've had tomato soup and grilled cheese for dinner will not stop you from craving it on that next rainy, autumn evening. …

Carrots are a kitchen workhorse, learn how to prep 'em. How to cut, slice & dice carrots - http://bit.ly/14RKAhx

America's Best Hot Dogs

From classic franks to artisan wieners with toppings like kimchi, here are the nation's best hot dogs.<p>—<i>Pervaiz Shallwani</i><p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>America's Best Hot Dogs<p>Follow Food & Wine on Twitter: www.twitter.com/fandw

Clean Out the Fridge with a Baked Egg Dish

Maybe you went a little wild roasting everything in your kitchen from last week's CSA, or maybe you accidentally shopped for a small family reunion …

Eat This Now: Crispy Potato Pie from Rosco's, Brooklyn

When <b>Rosco's</b> opened up on Franklin Avenue last summer, there was murmured skepticism among my friends—our neighborhood was already loaded with a wide range of great pizza options (Barboncino, Pete Zaaz, Amorina, and Franny's, to name a few), so what did we need with a fairly basic slice joint? One …

Cooking Channel's Fall Preview

This fall on Cooking Channel, catch all-new episodes of your favorite shows, see some familiar faces and tune into brand-new shows you won’t want to …

This Is How You Make an Instagram Cake

Ann Readron of How to Cook That has an excellent Youtube channel full of great baking tutorials. A couple months ago she created this intricate cake …

21 Food Superstitions You Should Really Know About

From spilling salt to cutting bananas, here are 21 kitchen-related superstitions you should be aware of.<p>Everyone knows that garlic wards off vampires and that spilling salt is terrible luck. But did you know that you should never cut a banana with a knife? And speaking of knives, did you know that …

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How Not to Feel Hungry When You're Fasting for Yom Kippur (or Anything Else)

Fasting, whether for religious or health reasons, can be difficult—even for Bon Appétit editors. Here's how Andrew Knowlton and Julia Kramer make it through<p>Between Yom Kippur and the impending holiday meal season, there are many reasons to consider fasting. Some find it a good way to recalibrate …

Yom Kippur

Emma Christensen tried Mark Bittman's #VB6 Diet, and here's how It went - http://bit.ly/14SjcA0

97 Brunch Recipes to Make This Weekend

At-home brunch means no waiting in line, plus: eating in pajamas! These leisurely homemade brunch ideas will help you do it up in style.<p><b>An at-home brunch means no waiting in line</b>, as many mimosas as your heart desires, and, best of all, eating in your pajamas. These recipes will help you tackle a …

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How To: Make Hot-As-Hell Chicken Wings

Fall in Love with Smoked Paprika

Spanish smoked paprika (called pimentón de la Vera, after the locale of its protected designation of origin) is a key flavoring in chorizo and an …

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A Quick Tour of the Cheap, Flavorful Cuts

The tenderness of a high-end rib-eye steak is great, but it’s the cheaper cuts of beef like flank steak, flap meat, skirt steak, and hanger steak …

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On the Scene at Paula Deen's First Public Appearance

"Paula! Paula! Paula!" chanted the crowd at the Metro Cooking and Entertaining Show in Houston, Texas as they awaited the first public appearance of <b>Paula Deen</b> in three months.<p>Deen's hiatus was brought about by a public relations nightmare surrounding her deposition in a now-dismissed lawsuit, in …

Get ready for fall by restocking your spices - http://bit.ly/14MBMyL

Would You Dare to Leave Fresh Herbs on The Counter?

I picked up some herbs this past week from a new farmstand at my market. Always curious, I asked the person who took my change how <i>he</i> likes to store …

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