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This Is How You Do Deviled Eggs

National Cooking | Scott Hocker<p>Commence boiling the water.<p>As far as we're concerned, no outdoor party is complete without a platter loaded with deviled eggs.<p>First, you need perfectly cooked eggs. For the ideal hard-boiled egg, use this foolproof technique.<p>Then, get to deviling.<p>STEP ONE: Make the …

Eggs

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 167<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Flourless Chocolate Cake

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Jenny's famous chocolate cake for Mother's Day -- and all other days.</i><p>Babies crawl and then they walk, and then they get their braces off and refuse to eat fondue with …

Mom Approved!

May 12, 2014<p>These may not look like all that much at first glance, but let me tell you they are fantastic! They’re little lemon brownies or lemonies. …

13 Hearty Stews We Love

Gallery13 Hearty Stews We Love<p>Whether you're battling <i>the</i> cold or <i>a</i> cold, a nice, hearty stew is always a welcome wintertime cure. We've collected 13 of our favorite hearty recipes, from meaty to vegan. See them all in the slideshow or check them out below!<p>Get the Recipes!<p>Colombian Chicken Stew with …

23 Latin American Destinations That Prove There's A Lot More To See Than Rio And Buenos Aires

It's no secret that Latin America houses many of this planet's most jaw-dropping destinations. Spotlight countries such as Brazil continue to be among our favorites due to the beautiful beaches, cities and colonial sights that easily captivate those who find themselves in constant wanderlust.<p>You …

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon Sherry Cream

Jean-Pierre Moullé and I were roasting chickens to go with brussels sprouts when he told me I should try opening the brussels and flash-sautéing …

Brussels Sprouts

Chocolate Pudding Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Custard, Meringue & Pudding Desserts > Homemade Chocolate Pudding<p>Homemade Chocolate Pudding<p>February 4, 2014 // 89</i> …

Ever imagined this? - Stonesoup

Imagine coming home after a long day. You’re tired. You’re hungry. Then imagine having dinner ready and waiting for you.<p>Imagine something healthy AND …

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

Pulled Pork Pizza with Maple Leeks, Roasted Garlic and Aged Cheddar

Pulled Pork Pizza with Maple Leeks, Roasted Garlic and Aged Cheddar.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 30, 2013 57<p>Bring on the pork.<p>Isn’t it good luck to eat pork …

Skewers of Glory

I made these addictive little wonders on my Christmas episode over the weekend, along with lots of other quick-and-easy party food. If you missed the …

Scallion Pancakes

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Mandy from Lady and Pups replicates a Taiwanese street snack at home: crispy scallion pancakes, with plenty of layers.</i><p>I can't tell you how many …

Slow-Roasted Boneless Leg of Lamb With Garlic, Rosemary, and Lemon Recipe

Looking for an impressive lamb roast recipe? Slow-roasted boneless leg of lamb comes out extra tender with a crisp, well-browned crust and juicy pink meat flavored with garlic, rosemary, and lemon zest.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Cooking at very low temperatures followed by a blast at high heat creates …

Gifts from the Kitchen: 22 Edible Holiday Presents You Can Make at Home

From spicy mustard to chocolate bark, make your holiday gifts for family and friends right in your own kitchen<p>If the thought of going to a crowded mall and picking out the perfect present for everyone on your list is stressing you out, just don't do it. Make your friends and family thoughtful gifts …

Dessert

23 Delicious Dips For A Veggie Platter

Because store-bought hummus is for alone time, not your holiday party.

Food

7-Minute Total Exercise Routine

No matter where you are, get that body fit with this new and wonderful 7-minute workout. It requires no gym equipment whatsoever, therefore no …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Books

Cobb Salad-Inspired Brussels Sprouts With Lemon Vinaigrette

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Although now trendy, brussels sprouts long had a bad rap. I blame that in part to the sweet preparations out there, or ones that don't take into account their bitter edge. To temper that, I've employed a lemon …

Crockpot Pulled Pork Chili.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 6, 2013 137<p>Never fails… gotta make a new red chili every year.<p>It’s just my never ending quest for the best. Or for something …

Andy Ricker's Phat Thai (Stir-Fried Rice Noodles With Shrimp, Tofu, and Peanuts)

Phat thai wasn't on <b>Andy Ricker's</b> original menu at his Portland restaurant, Pok Pok, nor was it on much later iterations of the menu, despite frequent requests. He gradually introduced the dish as a late night special at his bar, Whiskey Soda Lounge, but it wasn't until he opened a noodle shop in …

Andy Ricker's Naam Jim Kai (Sweet chile dipping sauce)

This sweet chile dipping sauce is great on <b>Andy Ricker's</b> Whole Roasted Young Chicken from his new <i>Pok Pok</i> cookbook.<p>Reprinted with permission from <i>Pok Pok: Food and Stories from the Streets, Homes, and Roadside Restaurants of Thailand</i> by Andy Ricker with JJ Goode. Copyright 2013. Published by Ten Speed …

Andy Ricker's Naam Man Hom Daeng (Shallot oil)

Use the oil from frying shallots to baste Andy Ricker's Whole Roasted Young Chickens from his new <i>Pok Pok</i> cookbook. Use the fried shallots on top of salads, stir-fries, noodles, or eat for a snack.<p>Reprinted with permission from <i>Pok Pok: Food and Stories from the Streets, Homes, and Roadside</i> …

Andy Ricker's Kai Yaang (Whole Roasted Young Chicken), From 'Pok Pok'

As I mentioned before, I have a long history with <b>Andy Ricker</b>'s roasted young chicken (or game hen). It was one of my favorite dinners back when I lived in Portland, and I still fantasize about driving up to the Northwest just for another taste. Luckily, now I don't need to spend the gas money (or …

Margaret Fox's Amazon Chocolate Cake

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Your new go-to birthday cake, bake sale cake, dinner party cake, late night snack cake -- for when the fridge is at its barest and you need chocolate cake now.</i> …

Dessert

Quick Weeknight Dinners: Warm Chickpea Salad with Shallots & Red Wine Vinaigrette

Dinner won. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, get yourself over to Willow Bird Baking’s Facebook page so you won’t miss the fun discussions …

35 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat of …

5 Reasons to Go to Laos

Laos often gets short shrift compared to its heavily traveled neighbors. Thailand, the undisputed tourism champ in the region, sees almost 10 times …

A renaissance beyond Cartagena’s historic walls

Once a woebegone Colombian district characterised by crime, Getsemani is one of Latin America's newest hotspots, with 200-year-old buildings, boutique hotels and killer nightclubs.<p>Visitors to Cartagena, the sultry port city on Colombia’s Caribbean coast, rarely leave its cobblestoned core. …

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