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My Nori Avocado Toast Can Move Mountains

Before it broke the internet, avocado toast was the one thing my big brother Kevin made for us all the time. This was in the late '90s, before he moved to California and restaurants would, years later, use it as a crutch on their menus like beet salad with goat cheese. His had lemon and red pepper …

Breakfast

Quilled Starry Night

<b>Starry Starry Night</b> is one of my favorites by <b>Vincent Van Gogh</b>. I love the colors, and I love the movement and it seemed like a great piece of art to …

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a paradigm shift in the chocolate chip cookie universe

As an avid cookie baker, I found myself oddly resistant to Alison Roman’s internet-famous salted butter and chocolate chunk shortbread.<p>Maybe it was that Roman had the audacity to insult traditional chocolate chip cookies in the introduction to the recipe in her book, <i>Dining In</i>: “I’ve always found …

Dessert

Crispy Parmesan-Crusted Pancakes Are My New Cauliflower Rice Obsession

Now the base of pizza crusts and tater tots, cauliflower has proven its versatility time and time again. When grated or processed into “rice,” it …

Recipes

An Irresistible, Oat-y, Nutty, Salted Chocolate Chip Cookie

I’m quite sure that most of us will eat more plant-based dishes in the years to come whether or not it’s part of a belief system. One reason is that chefs and experts are creating more delicious dishes, including desserts and baked goods, without meat or dairy. This is becoming a requirement to …

Alice Hart's silverbeet and brie mini muffins recipe

For those who resolved to eat more vegetables in 2018, the UK chef’s new vegetarian cookbook has plenty of tasty options<p>These are delicate little bites but the cheese does lend them substance. Silverbeet (Swiss chard) is related to beetroot and has an earthier taste than spinach. You could just use …

Recipes

Whole baked cauliflower with pearl barley, wild mushrooms and cheese - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>1 large cauliflower (about 800g), leaves removed and reserved (chopped if large)<br>• Olive oil for frying<br>• 1 onion, finely sliced<br>• 2 leeks, finely …

Salmon filo parcels with Thai butter - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>125g butter, softened<br>• 1 tbsp Thai red curry paste (we like Thai Taste, from supermarkets)<br>• Finely grated zest of 1 lime<br>• Handful chopped fresh …

Vegan Caesar Kale Salad with Roasted Squash and Crispy Chickpeas

Vegan Cesar Kale Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash and Crunchy Paprika Chickpeas<p>Get ready to do some massaging.<p>January 31, 2018<p>I'm going to be …

Tortilla Soup

This simple, homey dish makes use of corn tortillas left over from an earlier meal. With its layers of flavors and textures, it’s the ultimate one-dish meal. The earthy tomato-chile broth thickened with a corn tortilla is a hearty, satisfying base for a variety of toppings, such as cheese, avocado …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

Recipes

Cheesy Mortadella Bites

Photo Credit: Elizabeth Newman<p>Cheesy Mortadella Bites<p>Cheesy Mortadella Bites<p>Cheesy Mortadella Bites<p>open slideshow<p>Prep Time<p>20 minutes<p>Cook Time<p>25 …

Cook this: Lemon meringue pie from Donna Hay’s Basics to Brilliance

<i>Our cookbook of the week is Basics to Brilliance by Australian food stylist extraordinaire Donna Hay. Over the next four days, we’ll feature recipes</i> …

Fantastic Flourless Chocolate Cake

This flourless chocolate cake is so simple and easy to make, and you will get a delicious chocolate cake without flour. Isn’t that fantastic? If you …

Cure Your Cabin Fever With Cuban Chicken & Rice

This recipe from Anya von Bremzen’s recent book, ‘Paladares,’ will transport you to Havana.<p>Ever since New Year’s Eve, I’ve felt a bit off. No, it’s …

Sticky miso and tahini aubergine wedges - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>2 medium aubergines, cut lengthways into wedges<br>• Olive oil to drizzle<br>• 2 tbsp sesame seeds<br>• 2-3 tbsp pomegranate molasses (from the world food …

Recipes

How Martha Stewart Makes Cheesecake in the Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Cheesecake by Martha Stewart<p>Serves 6<p><i>For the crust:</i> <br>Cooking spray <br>3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs <br>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>2 …

Plot Twist: The Most Genius Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Is Also Vegan

World, this is the genius chocolate chip cookie we've been waiting for. <b>Oh, and one other thing: It's vegan.</b><p>Notice that I didn't say it's genius <i>for</i> a vegan chocolate chip cookie or <i>in spite of</i> it. This cookie, which comes from Ovenly founders Agatha Kulaga and Erin Patinkin, can rest entirely on its …

21 Amazing Cooking Projects to Try in 2018

Anyone who knows me knows that I love New Year's resolutions. Every year, I set about a gazillion and one, not necessarily because I think I can …

How to boost your microbiome

The microbes in your gut can help you to get thinner, be happier and live longer. Here’s how you can give them a helping hand…<p>The gut microbiome is a …

19 Smart Home Hacks That'll Make You Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

Low-stress tricks and shortcuts.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length or clarity.</i>

The Most Beautiful Cakes We Baked Last Year

Beautiful cakes can make you stop everything you're doing just to catch a long stare. They can warrant applause at birthdays and make just about any …

7 Unexpected and Insanely Delicious Ways to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs

Anyone who’s dabbled in Paleo or Whole30 knows the value of hard-boiled eggs. Really anyone who enjoys starting their day with a high-protein, …

Christmas Dinners You Can Make in Your Crock-Pot - Chowhound

Feeling the Christmas crunch? Does Santa have you running around town for the perfect gift? Too many holiday parties to keep track of? Skip the …

Mussels in Spicy Tomato Broth Recipe - Health

Though they may seem fancy, mussels are actually super simple to cook at home. All you need to do is throw them in a pot with flavor-boosting …

Food & Dining

11 Gratins, or How to Make Any Vegetable Creamy & Luxurious

In the depths of winter, it can be hard to motivate yourself to eat your vegetables. Of course there are trays of roasted roots and velvety soups and even wintry salads to tempt you, but winter is also the heyday of macaroni and cheese and chili. Comfort, in the end, tends to win out.<p>Thankfully, …

Pear Crisp with Dried Sour Cherries Recipe on Food52

• 1 cup dried sour cherries<br>• Water or fruity red wine, such as a Zinfandel, to cover<br>• 8 ripe pears, (about 2 1/2 pounds), peeled, cored, and sliced (5 cups)<br>• 1/2 cup granulated sugar<br>• 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/3 cup plus 1 tablespoon coarsely ground toasted almonds<br>• 1/4 cup firmly packed dark brown …

Slow Cooker Chicken Divan

A traditional chicken divan (which was created in the 1930s at the Divan Parisien Restaurant in New York City) is made with the addition of cheddar …

Best Ever Chocolate Pecan Piecaken

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 350.<p>2<p>Done<p>Prepare a 10" spring-form pan with non stick cooking spray, set aside.<p>3<p>Done<p>In large bowl mix together your cake …