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Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Butter

8 Servings<p>Everyone needs a solid pumpkin scone recipe in the fall. This one is yours.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cinnamon Butter<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 teaspoon pure maple syrup<p>¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Scones<p>½ cup granulated sugar<p>2 teaspoons baking …

Lemon Bars

Makes sixteen 2" bars Servings<p>Baked lemon bars will be stable and set at room temperature. Unbaked bars should be refrigerated until ready to serve, otherwise the lemon curd will soften. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>6 tablespoons chilled …

Baking

Crispy Potato Cake with Garlic and Parsley

8 Servings<p>This crispy potato cake is a decadent side that goes with almost everything—especially breakfast.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided, plus more for pan<p>6 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>3 pounds small Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled, sliced ¼” thick<p>Kosher salt and …

Idina Menzel's Super Bowl Lipstick: Makeup How-To Details

The Super Bowl just ended, but before I go console my slumped-over, emotionally traumatized husband (<i>not</i> a Pats fan), I have to take a minute to relay one interesting detail about national anthem singer Idina Menzel's makeup.<p>Pinterest<p>I know, we're now on the opposite end of the makeup spectrum from …

Perfect Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

Perfect Macaroni and Cheese How-To<p>You can easily divide this recipe in half; use a 1 1/2-quart casserole dish if you do.<p>Serves 12<p>6 slices good-quality white bread, crusts removed, torn into 1/4- to 1/2-inch pieces<br>8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, plus more for dish<br>5 1/2 cups milk<br>1/2 cup …

6 Trainers Share Their Favorite Exercises for a Tighter, Sexier Butt

Show your booty some (tough) love with these serious strengthening moves.

Butternut Squash Gnocchi with Sage Brown Butter

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 4 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1-pound butternut squash<p>1 tablespoon olive oil<p>1 12- to 14-ounce russet potato, peeled, quartered<p>3/4 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese, divided<p>1 large egg, beaten to blend<p>1 1/2 teaspoons freshly grated nutmeg<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1 3/4 cups (or …

Classic Lentil Soup (Zuppa di Lenticchie)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Boost your good fortune with this auspicious Italian soup.</i><p>Put this recipe in the category of those that every home cook makes in his or her own way …

Sony Unveils $1,100 Digital Walkman

Sony reintroduced their classic Walkman as a high-resolution audio device, the NW-ZX2 Walkman, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this …

The Met Vs. MoMA: Bob Colacello Uncovers The Battle For Art, Prestige, And Young Trustee Blood

<i>Vanity Fair</i> special correspondent Bob Colacello reports on the competition between New York’s Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art for artworks, prestige, and young, moneyed trustees—“which in the museum world means anyone under 60,” Colacello writes. As Picasso biographer John …

The Miranda Lambert Workout: Get Fit Anywhere, Anytime

Never miss a workout with this travel-friendly routine from Miranda Lambert's trainer.<p>When you're on the road as much as Miranda is—or simply away a lot during the summer—staying in great shape can be challenging. "You have to be creative with what you have and with your environment," says her …

Cozy Up to Tomato and Apple Soup with Grilled Cheese from Top Chef’s Stephanie Izard

Comfort food is a perennial favorite, and if you ask Chicago chef Stephanie Izard, memories play a big part in its appeal.<p>"These foods are incredibly …

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

8 to 12 Servings<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Caramel<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1 1/4 cups (packed) dark brown sugar<p>1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch pieces<p>1/4 cup bourbon<p>Cake<p>1 medium pineapple<p>1 1/3 cups cake flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1/8 teaspoon ground …

Brooklyn's Finest: Ovenly's Rosemary and Currant Scones

Just the scent of these scones in the oven will make your guests swoon. Brooklyn bakers Agatha Kulaga and Erin Patinkin deftly showcase their …

The Ultimate Fall Baked Good: Pumpkin Maple Coffee Cake

<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: Give in to fall. Buy that can of pumpkin. Make this cake.</i><p>I love themed …

7 Big Bundt Cake Recipes to Make You Quote Sir Mix-A-Lot

Here are seven awesome recipes that will make people be all like, "Oh my God, Becky, look at her bundt."<p><b>We like big bundts and we cannot lie</b>. Seriously—these round, gorgeously shaped cakes are a pretty sight on a dessert table. Their crevices and that big hole in the middle of them allows for a …

30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.

Healthy Eating

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Spike Jonze’s Abandonment Issues

Spike Jonze’s new movie “Her” opens in the Los Angeles office of lonely, sensitive Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix), Letter Writer 612, a romantic who writes copy for a company called Beautiful Handwritten Letters. From his airy workspace, sheltered by red and pink colored screens, he speaks words of …

The Wild, Brilliant “Wolf of Wall Street”

Anyone who needs “The Wolf of Wall Street” to explain that the stock-market fraud and personal irresponsibility it depicts are morally wrong is dead from the neck up; but anyone who can’t take vast pleasure in its depiction of delinquent behavior is dead from the neck down. Martin Scorsese’s new …

A Year in Culture

Lately, it feels like you can’t leave your house without hearing someone talk about the Norwegian novelist Karl Ove Knausgaard, and with good reason—he’s written one of the strangest and most original books I’ve read in a long time. It’s the kind of project that should be an abject failure—the …

Deeper “Inside Llewyn Davis”

It’s apt that the Coen brothers have taken on the world of folk music in “Inside Llewyn Davis,” because there’s something folk-like about their entire body of work. Their principle genre is the tall tale, the story that has come down orally and that grows into its heroic or mock-heroic dimensions …

The Great Fratsby

A man of humble upbringing decides that he will become a millionaire. For several years, wealth is his only goal, because he desperately wants everything else that comes from being rich. He reinvents himself along the way, transcending his roots, presenting a phony, tony name as his public face to …

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These Raspberry-Ginger Muffins Pack All of the Flavor with None of the Gluten

These raspberry-ginger muffins are high on flavor, low on gluten—as in, there is none<p><i>It’s the freakin’ weekend, which means you should not be awake early enough for breakfast. Sleep in. It’s all about brunch.</i><p>It's time for you and muffins to get reacquainted. December has likely provided you with …

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 20, White Chocolate and Peppermint Cookie Brittle

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 20: White Chocolate and Peppermint Cookie Brittle<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of</i> <i>Cookies.</i><p>The holidays can get you steamed: There are …

These Nutty Grain and Oat Bars Offer a Reprieve from Holiday Excess

Seek a healthy reprieve from holiday excess with these nutty grain and oat bars<p><i>It’s the freakin’ weekend, which means you should not be awake early enough for breakfast. Sleep in. It’s all about brunch.</i><p>The holidays are in full swing, and you may have noticed already that your wardrobe's feeling a …