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British-Style Lemon Pound Cake Might Be the Best Pound Cake

A Madeira cake is the sort of plain cake that looks like it might be dull and dry, but instead turns out to be exceptionally moreish. Many people are …

Dessert

This Flaky, Low-Cal Spanakopita Recipe Is a Greek Vacation for Your Tastebuds

Tired of coming home to the same old dinner? Float away from your kitchen and take a trip through the Mediterranean with this light and flaky …

Clotted Cream for Lazy People

It's not traditional, but it's definitely delicious<p>When I was about 12, my family traveled to England to visit family friends. One afternoon, we went …

Dessert

Incredibly Easy 9x13 Icebox Cakes Made for Summer Cookouts

And the crowd goes wild.<p>There’s nothing more refreshing than a chilled dessert on a hot summer afternoon, and these icebox cake recipes should be …

Mama's Deeply Chocolate Cake Recipe

Rich, moist, chocolatey, and really yummy! That’s my mama’s favorite dessert that she usually prepares for holidays and other special occasions. …

Dessert

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

17 Organizing Tricks You Need To Try If You're Obsessed With Pinterest Pantries

Here's how to take advantage of every square inch of space you have.

Rainy Day Recipes for When You’re Not Planning to Leave the House

Time to get cozy with comfort food favorites.<p>Although we’d rather the weather be beautiful all the time, there’s still plenty to love about a rainy …

Nigella Lawson’s Favorite Chicken Recipe to Serve Guests

The famous food writer talks about her new cookbook and her issues with professional-grade recipes for amateurs.<p>If you happen to have two ovens, a …

This Easy, No-Cook Pizza Sauce Will Become a Family Favorite

<b>Chop garlic in food processor</b>. Pulse the garlic 2 to 3 times in a food processor until coarsely chopped.<p><b>Purée the sauce.</b> Process the ingredients …

Italian Food

Mastering the Art of Beef Stew

The quest for a perfect beef stew is, of course, a lifelong one.<p>It takes even longer after you realize that there isn’t one perfect beef stew, but constellations of them. The dish is practically universal.<p>So far, I have mastered two styles, the basic American and the European classic. The big …

Food Preservation

New Orleans Beignets

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Make the yeast mixture: Combine yeast, 1/2 cup warm water, and 1 tsp. granulated sugar in bowl of a heavy-duty stand mixer; let …

Key Lime Icebox Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Whisk together first 3 ingredients in a heavy saucepan. Whisk together egg yolks and half-and-half in a bowl. Gradually whisk egg …

Dessert

9x13 Dessert Wonders That'll Seriously Wow Any Crowd

Sheet cakes, cobblers, bar cookies—oh my!<p>Try as we might, we’ve yet to find a handier sidekick in the kitchen than our 9x13 baking dish. From …

Dessert

Have We Been Poaching Eggs All Wrong?

I’ve been poaching eggs at least once, if not four or five times, a week for decades. That’s how I know there’s way too much overthinking, and just plain silly thinking, around poaching eggs. They are the easiest (and best) eggs you can make!<p>An old boyfriend taught me to make poached eggs. Rather, …

A Squidgy Swedish Cake That's Pretty Much a Brownie

Although I'm not Swedish and have never been to Sweden, I find myself very drawn to Swedish recipes. I love cardamom more than most people, and have fallen a bit in love with the Swedish approach to eating. In Sweden, it's customary to take a coffee break called <i>fika</i> in the mid-afternoon, much like …

This Pancakes Recipe For One Person Will Make You Rethink Sunday Brunches

<i>Sure, you like to cook, but sometimes you want to bake just a single cupcake or whip up fajitas for one. Bustle’s new series, Single Serving, dishes</i> …

The “Impossible Cake” Is Surprisingly Simple to Make

In our opinion, the best (and tastiest) kind of science is the science of baking. Cookies won’t puff up, for example, without the addition of baking …

The First 10 Recipes to Make in Your Dutch Oven

I like to think of the day I brought home a Dutch oven as the day my kitchen changed forever. That may sound dramatic, but seriously — there really …

This Is the Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipe on Pinterest

I don't care what season it is: winter, summer, spring, or fall — there's always a good reason to bust out your slow cooker. There is nothing better …

Learning How to Make Rice (Without a Rice Cooker) Got Me Through a Daaaark Time

By Amiel Stanek<p>I got dumped. I lost my rice cooker. But, hey, I learned how to make rice on the stovetop!<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the rice cooking method that changed Basically editor Amiel Stanek's</i> …

Tom Hanks

Get the Royal Yacht Britannia's Official Scone Recipe and Have Afternoon Tea Like the Queen

It doesn’t get much more English — or more royal — than sitting down for afternoon tea.<p>And of course, tea isn’t complete without a scone (or two!). …

The 15 Recipes That Make Me Excited About Going Vegan

One of the best things about going vegan has been experimenting with new recipes. Even before switching to a vegan diet, my husband and I often ate …

Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

If you like the combination of peanut butter and chocolate then this recipe is perfect for you! This chocolate peanut butter pie is so rich, creamy, …

7 things I learned while using my Instant Pot for 14 days straight

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Now and Later Instant Pot Butter Chicken Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I set about creating this butter chicken recipe like I do everything else in my life—somewhat obsessively. Many tries later, after many less-than-perfect renditions, I knew I’d nailed it when my husband tried this particular recipe and beamed, and I put it on my blog, where it was …

Recipes

David Lebovitz

1. Preheat the oven to 325ºF (160ºC). Set the rack in the center of the oven. Generously, and thoroughly, butter a 10-inch (23cm) bundt pan.<p>2. Put …

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 …

Doomsday Prep For Non-Paranoid People

What’s <i>your</i> nightmare, since November 8th? Perhaps your subconscious, like mine, has reserved 3AM-5AM for an exercise I like to call “Panic Town,” a …