Leigh Brown

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How to Use Scotch Tape to Perfect Your Liquid Eyeliner

Luckily, sketching on exotic cat eyes just got a whole lot easier thanks to this one sticky trick.<p>Let's face it: Unless you have a degree in geometry, the steady hands of a surgeon, or an inclination for art, mastering the technique of liquid eyeliner is just plain hard. Luckily, sketching on …

16 Tips to Make You Oh-So Photogenic

With wedding season in full swing, there are bound to be cameras around. And while it’s safe to say we all probably remember our worst photo sesh faux pas, from closed eyes to a double chin, there’s no need to deal with that nonsense this summer. The solution? Take some advice from models, …

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Gourmet

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120 4th of July Recipes

Home > Seasonal > 4th of July > 120 4th of July Recipes<p>June 23, 2014 // 4 <i>Comments »</i><p>The Fourth of July holiday might not be until next Friday, but …

Foolproof Eggs Benedict Recipe

Combine our recipes for foolproof Hollandaise sauce and foolproof poached eggs—along with a toasted, buttered English muffin and ham crisped in butter—and you've got yourself a plate of eggs Benedict, the unrivaled King of brunch dishes.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Our …

How to Make Pancakes Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Dads have monopolized pancakes long enough. Reclaim pancakes as your own, and then customize them however</i> …

Our Latest Contest: Your Best Burger

If you want to put your cooking creativity to the test, burgers are a great place to start. Not only do you get to choose your base -- beef, pork, lamb, salmon, lentils, mushrooms, or chickpeas, for starters -- but you also get to customize your buns, toppings, and condiments. Consider the infinite …

All About Lambsquarters (+ A Summer Frittata)

<i>Foraged vegetables are always more fun to cook. So our resident forager, Tama Matsuoka Wong, is introducing us to the seasonal wild plants we should be looking for, and the recipes that will make our kitchens feel a little more wild.</i><p><i>Today: An abundant, sweet summer weed that won't feel like a pest</i> …

5 New Ways to Serve Strawberries and Cream

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Five quick, refreshing ways to update a classic summertime combo.</i><p>Who doesn’t love a bowl of lush ripe strawberries with fresh whipped cream? Here are my favorite …

Gourmet

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Light and Tender Cream Biscuits Recipe

Short of a box mix, the cream biscuit is by far the simplest biscuit formula out there. Dry ingredients are whisked together and heavy cream is gently stirred in. That's it. In fact, the biscuit dough will probably be ready before your oven has fully preheated. But don't be fooled by the simplicity …

Belgian Waffles Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 782

Pastry Affair

New post! Chocolate Espresso Custard is a sweet treat for hot summer days.<p>http://www.pastryaffair.com/…/chocolate-espresso-custard.ht…

Apostle's Fingers (Crêpes with Lemon and Ricotta Filling)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Meet Puglia's answer to Sicily's cannoli: lemon- and ricotta-filled crêpes.</i><p>One of Puglia's best-loved desserts, <i>dita degli apostoli</i> -- or …

Cheesy Portabello-Tomato Appetizer

Home > Recipes by Category > Appetizers & Snacks > Cheesy Portabello-Tomato Appetizer<p>June 25, 2014 // 24 <i>Comments »</i><p>Quite a few years ago (maybe 10!), …

Key Lime Pie Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Josh Kilmer-Purcell | Brent Ridge | The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Dessert Cookbook | Rodale, 2013<p>Key limes are tarter than …

Baking

My Broke Barbecue: Grilling on a Budget

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Get your grill on.</i><p>There are few cooking methods as …

Red, White & Blue Icebox Cake

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: A patriotic Fourth of July dessert you can make ahead and pull out of the freezer just in time for the party.</i><p>I don't know about you, but I tend to have a real …

Gluten-Free Chocolate Cookies With Peanut Butter Chips Recipe

These rich gluten-free treats puff as they bake and then settle as they cool into flat, crisp cookies.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Cocoa powder and melted chocolate combine to make a very rich chocolate cookie.<br>• Melted butter, instead of creamed butter, produces a softer, more tender crumb.<p><b>Note:</b> If you …

Stuffed Focaccia Bread Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 783

Tempeh Kebabs with Homemade Barbecue Sauce

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Tempeh gets its time to shine -- on the grill.</i><p>In general, I prefer tempeh to tofu. It's nuttier, denser, and more filling; it has the texture and chew that tofu …

Pickle Brine Chicken Breasts - Tender & Juicy Grilled Chicken Using Pickle Juice

Lemon Chia Seed Cake

When you see a yellow cake that is speckled with little black seeds, you are likely to assume that those are poppy seeds in there, since lemon and …

Sorrel and Yukon Gold Potato Soup Recipe inspired by Vinto | Vintage Mixer

We learned that the chef of Vinto resources lots of his ingredients from local suppliers, like the sorrel that he found at the Salt Lake City …

The Best Vegan Cookies: Chocolate Almond Butter Cookies | Vintage Mixer

In a small bowl mix the flax meal and water.<p>In a mixer, cream the almond butter and brown sugar.<p>Whisk the other dry ingredients: whole wheat flour, …

Avocado Tuna Salad | Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Paleo Recipe

Cut the avocado in half and scoop the middle of both avocado halves into a bowl, leaving a shell of avocado flesh about 1/4-inch thick on each …

Key Lime Pie For Your Soul!

Got the summer citrus dessert cravings yet? Maybe you just want a vacation in your mouth. This is a super simple, hard to botch freezer dessert. I've …

Paleo Mini Meatloaves (Gluten and Grain-Free)

Few things are as beautiful as a field or forest with freshly fallen snow. Wintertime in our neck of the woods is sometimes a Currier and Ives …