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Portable Pies are the Best Pies

Ever been tempted to eat an entire pie by yourself? Now you can! Enter the blueberry hand pie.<p>There is no greater joy than holding an entire pie in your hands and then eating the entire thing. Of course, this sort of irresponsible behavior is also rather conducive to bellyaches. So how is one …

Baking

How to Make Banh Xeo, Crisp Vietnamese Filled Crepes

How to make the hot and crunchy filled crepes known as banh xeo in Vietnam.<p><i>Banh xeo</i> translates to “sizzling cake.” Once you’ve made a batch of these lacy, ultra-crisp crepes, you’ll know why. Remember: Work quickly, and watch for splattering oil when the batter hits the pan.<p>Once oil is shimmering …

Recipes

Does Nutella Live Up to the Hype? A Bon Appétit Debate

Have we had enough of Nutella? Two BA staffers debate the merits of the beloved chocolate spread.<p><i>Nutella, the world's beloved chocolate-hazelnut spread, is turning the big 5-0 on May 18. While Nutella mania seems to have reached a fever pitch in recent years, we managed to find a staunch naysayer,</i> …

Dessert

When you make asparagus, do as @alasully does: Put an egg on it.

Dirt Bombs

Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 large egg<p>1 cup whole …

Breakfast

10 Pancake Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

How to make pancakes like a short order cook. Just avoid these common mistakes!<p>For many Americans, pancakes evoke a certain kind of nostalgia. People make pancakes because they're delicious, crowd-pleasing, and easy. Well, sort of easy. There are a few crucial mistakes that home chefs commonly make …

Breakfast

Grilled Steak with Parsley-Parmesan Salad

The rich and beefy flatiron is also known as a top blade steak, but you can use any cut.<p>Ingredients<p>1½ pound flatiron steak<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more for drizzling<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 cups fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves<p>2 oz. Parmesan, shaved<p>1 tablespoon fresh …

Recipes

Beyond the Sundae: 5 Ways to Make Ice Cream-Based Treats

For a while there it seemed that winter would never end—that everyone on the East Coast and in the Midwest might have somehow slipped into a <i>Game of Thrones</i>-style universe where winter could go on for years at a time. Thankfully, summer is finally just around the corner, and now that it’s warm out, …

Dessert

50 Most Strange & Haunting Color Portraits

Some extremely elegant and poetic <b>portraits</b> produced in color, humming every bit towards the soul of the character. The mood and essence of the …

'We are the most violent species.' Sebastião Salgado talks Genesis. #ipaphotoasia Photograph: © Kevin WY Lee: www.instagram.com/invisphotogasia

Sport picture of the day: luvvly bubbly

An extremely fast shutter speed and a shallow depth of field means the focus of this image is on the little bubbles in the stream of champagne rather than the smiling face of Serena Williams as she celebrates winning the Rome Masters Women's final. It doesn't matter whether the photographer decided …