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Mantecadas de Astorga Recipe

Mantecadas de Astorga, as the name suggests, are rich little cakes from the city of Astorga (or Leon). It is a popular Spanish dessert with deep …

Instant Pot Bolognese Sauce

<i>Instant Pot Bolognese Sauce is a quicker version of this classic Italian dinner recipe. No hassle, quicker than on stove top but equally …

Italian Food

20 Things the Most Valued Employees Do Every Day

From buying into the leader's vision to sharing good information, here are the essential traits of the best employees.<p>Think about the best boss you've ever had. Now, think about the kind of employee that boss valued most.<p>Regardless of who that employee was, I think I can probably describe him or …

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

This delicious chocolate zucchini cake is a nice alternative to zucchini bread. Cocoa and cinnamon give this homemade chocolate zucchini cake amazing …

The Restaurant-Quality Veggie Salad You Can Make at Home

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 425°F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>Place the cauliflower and chickpeas on …

12 Summer Slaws to Bring to Any Potluck Cookout

Slaw is the unsung hero of the cookout world. With all of the pasta salads, dips, and deviled eggs gracing the buffet line, you may have thought that it would be easy to bypass a bowl of raw cabbage and mayonnaise. Thankfully, coleslaw has come a long way since the questionable dish of your …

Rigatoni With Sausage and Parmesan Cheese

This rigatoni recipe is one of our favorite meals now. The dish is made with a creamy, meaty Bolognese style sauce and wonderful Parmesan cheese …

7 Protein-Packed Dinner Recipes That Are Actually Meat-Free

It took a serious health scare to prompt Jean-Christian Jury, an internationally acclaimed French chef, to try veganism. "After years of working …

The inflammation-fighting oil you’ll want to use with pretty much every meal

If you fight allergies, digestive problems, irritated skin, headaches, or even serious chronic health problems, then you might be familiar with …

Wellness

Thai Red Curry Black-eyed Peas

Red Curry Peas<p>Both a pot of black-eyed peas and a pot of red-curry are hot saucy comfort foods. This is a super easy recipe which harmonizes the main …

Home

Magic cake: How to make the simple three-layer dessert

A three-layer dessert known as the Magic Cake is taking the internet by storm.<p>It is appealing due to its incredible simplicity – it needs one bowl …

Oh, Hello, Salted Brown Butter Rice Krispies Treats

<b>Toast the cereal:</b> Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Once hot, add the cereal and cook, stirring occasionally, until lightly toasted and …

Dessert

DIY Pom Pom Flower Party Sticks

This party decor doubles as party favors. I love that you can use these for a centerpiece but guests can take them home as a toy or to march around …

Emerald Isle

How to Make Risotto Like a Chef (and Without a Recipe)

A perfectly cooked risotto and a poorly cooked risotto have almost nothing in common. It’s like comparing pizza from Naples with a frozen pizza bagel.<p>A <i>perfect</i> risotto is creamy and rich, yet it has an ethereal quality to it. It should be light, delicate, and just a touch decadent.<p>The way to cook …

The Genius Pasta-Cooking Trick That Works Better Than Boiling Water

Teaser: There's bacon involved.<p>I had a life-changing pasta moment in the test kitchen last week: I cooked pasta — but I didn't even boil a pot of water. Yep, you heard me. So how did I cook the hard noodles then? In garlicky bacon fat and chicken broth (I know, right?). Here's a step by step:<p><b>1.</b> …

How to Make Beef Pho | Soup Recipes | Allrecipes.com

Roasted Eggplant With Tahini, Pine Nuts, and Lentils Recipe

This dish of eggplant roasted until caramelized and tender, served over stewed lentils with an extraordinarily light and creamy tahini sauce and crunchy pine nuts, was dinner and lunch for more meals than I care to count a couple of weeks back. Not that I'm complaining: It's extremely good.<p>It's …

This Hot Chocolate French Silk Pie Is the Most Irresistible Thing on the Internet

Celebrate Pi Day with something seriously decadent.<p>Ever wanted to have hot chocolate in pie form? We're here for you. This Hot Chocolate French Silk Pie combines all the flavors you love in hot chocolate with this super decadent, classic French silk pie.<p>This version gets an update from an …

If you want light, tender scones, don't overwork the dough

Edd Kimber, author of <i>Patisserie Made Simple</i>, shares the proper way to make a scone.<p>The humble British scone<p><b><br>David Leite</b>: We think of scones as …

Korean Braised Short Ribs Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Associate editor Christina Chaey finally learns the secret to the braised short ribs her grandma only makes her once a year.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Find the Best Red Lipstick to Flatter Your Skin Tone

New Year's Eve smoky eye aside, not many makeup looks define the holiday season quite like the perfect red lip. Not all shades of crimson are created …

How to Eat Like Marc Jacobs: 3 Fall Soup Recipes From His Personal Chef

healthy soup<p>As the brisk winds of fall ease into winter, we begin to crave warmth—and one tasty solution comes in the form of a hot, hearty soup. It can be tough, however, to strike the right balance between richness and nourishment, which is why we turned to Lauren Gerrie, cofounder of BigLittle …

Dinner Tonight: Creamy Mushroom Pasta

Sometimes, a dish comes along that uses all the delicious ingredients we <i>say</i> we're going to use less of. Things like <b>cream, butter, white wine, and cheese.</b> You know, the ones our cooking idols always encourage using in heaping tablespoons? (After all, when Julia Child calls for more butter, you add …

Top 10 Tricks for Turning Your Junk Into Money

If you're looking to declutter a little bit, there's no better way to do so than selling your junk online. Here are our top 10 tips and tricks for …

6 Secrets to a Better Hummus

Want to know how to make a creamy, dreamy hummus? Just follow these steps.<p>Want to know how to make a creamy, dreamy hummus? Just follow these</b> …

Passion Fruit Cheesecake

<i>Cheesecake. Oh how I miss you! It has been years since my last attempt at baking one. The cheesecake landed in the trash and I got a nasty burn on my</i> …

Poppyseed Cake w Passion-Fruit Curd | Hungry Rabbit

Directions:<p>Poppyseed Cake<p>1. Heat oven to 350 degrees; place oven rack in middle position. Butter two 6-by-2-inch round cake pans; line each with a …

That's a Wrap - Minimally Invasive

Summer’s over and so is the photography portion of the cookbook project I spent my weekends on. I couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate 1) …

Learn How To Make Laduree's Best-Selling Dessert for Macaron Day

Ah, macarons. The quintessential French pastry that is as delicious as it is ‘grammable, and just as difficult to master if you're thinking of DIY. …