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17 Fancy Toast Recipes You'll Want To Eat For Literally Every Meal

It's so much more than just toasted bread.<p>I love a good piece of toasty bread with butter, but when you put a topping like mushrooms, beans, or yes, avocado on it, it becomes an easy, inexpensive, yet elevated meal. Yes, meal! You can dress up toast for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and the toppings …

Breakfast

Quadruple Chocolate Mousse Cake

Today, I offer you this delicious recipe – another chocolate masterpiece – NOT TRIPLE BUT QUADRUPLE! And what to say about the taste? If this</b> …

Dessert

35 Ways to Use Avocados—Besides on Toast

Avocados are not only super trendy, but they're major players when it comes to providing healthy, good-for-you fats and prebiotic goodness. But don't …

Cooking

Tomato Ricotta Parmesan Tart

Ingredients<p>Pastry:<p>1 2/3 cup all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons granulated sugar<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/3 cup cold unsalted butter , cubed<p>3/4 cups cold cream …

Food

Flawless Chocolate Espresso Cake Recipe -

This flawless chocolate espresso cake is absolute decadence! Rich, moist, creamy, and very delicious, plus easy to prepare – simply flawless! …

Dessert

13 Summer Desserts You Can Make in a Slow Cooker

I don’t know about you, but I’m of the mind that a party isn’t <i>really</i> a party without dessert. It doesn’t matter whether the night ends with an …

Dessert

Michael Symon's Grilled Lamb Souvlaki

Your backyard barbecue just got a serious upgrade. Michael Symon shares this delicious, versatile kebab recipe from his new cookbook, Playing With …

BBQ

23 Non-Perishable Homemade Snacks to Bring to the Beach

Summer is all about outdoor adventures, dips in the water, and making the most of the warm weather while it’s here. However, with these rising …

Healthy Eating

47 Dinnertime Recipes for Empty Nesters

There’s a lot to get used to when your last child leaves home. For starters, you don’t need to make as much food anymore. These mains and sides for …

Cooking

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Italian Food

Slammin' Salmon Recipe

"An amazing culinary delight. Hands down the greatest grilled salmon ever. Easy and delicious."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup balsamic vinegar<p>1/4 cup lemon …

Seafood

Easy Stir-Fried Beef With Mushrooms and Butter Recipe

It may not be traditional in the strictest sense of the word, but the combination of soy sauce and butter is quickly becoming a favorite both in Asia and here at home. One of my favorite ways to combine them? In a stir-fry, like this simple recipe with marinated flank steak, stir-fried with …

French Crepes With Ham, Cheese, and Eggs Recipe

A classic egg, cheese, and ham filling for crepes.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Why It Works<p>Wrapping eggs and cheese in a crepe delivers melted cheese and a runny, golden yolk.<p><b>Read more: The Food Lab: We Should All Eat More Crepes, Starting Now</b><p>Ingredients1 tablespoon (15g) unsalted butter, …

Breakfast

26 Drool-Worthy Recipes That Star Trader Joe's Cauliflower Gnocchi

Unless you've been living under a rock with Spongebob's pal Patrick Star for the past few months, you're likely aware that Trader Joe's now sells cauliflower gnocchi. As soon as the budget-friendly grocery store began offering the nuggets of gluten-free goodness, they've flown out of the freezer …

Recipes

7 Charming Seaside Inns on the East Coast Perfect For A Summer Getaway

Idyllic stays from Maine to Maryland offer sunny skies, warm weather, sparkling blue tides, and attractive accommodations.

New England

Strawberry Marshmallow Brownies

<i>These Strawberry Marshmallow Brownies are the best brownies you’ll ever eat! Rich & chewy on the inside and ooey-gooey on the outside!</i><p>My Goodness! …

Dessert

Classically French Tian Provencal

Instructions<p>Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line two baking sheets with parchment or spray with cooking spray.<p>Roll out puff pastry sheets until the …

Recipes

Spectacular Skillet Casserole Recipes

One dish and done.<p>Casseroles are a Southern staple, but that doesn’t mean they’re the easiest recipes to whip up on busy weeknights. With long chill …

Cooking

What Is Imitation Crab, Anyway?

<b>What Is Imitation Crab?</b><p>Who doesn’t love sweet, briny crab meat? Silly question. Unfortunately, that kind of fresh-from-the-ocean haul can be cost …

Crabmeat

What to Cook This Week

Good morning. Childhood summers went so slowly, stretched out over months as if they’d never end. Now they flash. One minute you’re restoring that old grill out on the deck, replacing a grate or a valve, painting a rust spot, locating some hardwood so you can cook over live fire, anticipating the …

Recipes

The Umami-Richest Recipe, Right This Way

<i>We've partnered with Ajinomoto Co. Inc. to bring you our latest contest—your best umami-rich recipe. Read on for all the savory, delicious details.</i><p>Our recipe contests have always been about flavor. There are a <i>lot</i> of ways we sift through entries: How well-written is the recipe? How creative is the …

Cooking

This Is the Most Popular Whole30 Recipe on Pinterest

The whole idea behind the Whole30 program is that a person can reset their eating habits by eliminating potential "trigger foods" for 30 days, then …

Cooking

If Tim Riggins Were a Salad, This Would Be It

Place the bacon in a medium nonstick frying pan and cook over medium heat until browned and crisp. Meanwhile, prepare the other ingredients and …

Recipes

50+ Quick Dinners for Hot Summer Nights — Recipes from The Kitchn

When the temperatures climb into the triple digits, cooking is the last thing on my mind. But since one can't subsist on watermelon and Popsicles …

Cooking

Oyster with Garlic Sauce

If you ever visit a Chinese barbecue street pedlar in any Southern province with coast lines, you will be firstly recommend trying our grilled …

Recipes

Coca Cola Chicken Wings

My favorite <b>coca cola chicken wings</b> !<br>coca cola, one of my favorite drinks, I do not remember whey coca cola becomes a sauce of cooking meat in China …

Coca-Cola

Khao Piak Sen (Lao Tapioca Noodle Chicken Soup) • What To Cook Today

Instructions<p>Prepare chicken broth:<p>Place the chicken broth in a large pot follow by chicken thighs and the aromatics. Bring to a boil and then lower …

Recipes

Better-Than-Takeout Black Bean Sauce Noodles (Jajangmyeon)

This week I am sharing a <b>Better-Than-Takeout Black Bean Sauce Noodles (Jajangmyeon)</b> recipe!<p>Jajangmyeon is a popular Korean-Chinese noodle dish covered …

Recipes

Vietnamese Pho Beef Rice Noodle Soup {Slow Cooker}

Instructions<p>For the broth:<p>Parboiling bones:<p>Parboil the bones by placing them in a large stockpot filled with enough cold water to cover the …

Coconut Pandan Agar Agar Layered Jelly Cake (Agar Agar Santan Lapis)

Coconut Pandan Agar Agar Layered Jelly Cake (Agar Agar Santan Lapis) – Layers of agar agar thickened coconut milk and pandan juice made this …

Dessert