Kathy Lu

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Ginger-Brandy Mini Cheesecakes Recipe

1Preheat the oven to 325°F and arrange a rack in the middle.<p>2To make the crust, in a mixing bowl, stir together the gingersnap crumbs, butter, and …

Dessert

Chocolate Pudding Mini Pies Recipe

Ingredients (14)<p>For the flaky pie dough:<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 1 teaspoon granulated sugar<br>• 3/4 cup very cold unsalted butter …

Baking

Christmas - Advice, Tips, Recipes and more

I have not been to Mexico since I was a child, and have decided this coming Christmas my husband, mother, and I shoul...<p>Hosting a morning Christmas …

Greenwich Village

Banana Bread How I Love Thee: Let Me Count the 15 Recipes

Banana bread is one of the most versatile snacks: You can have it toasted with butter for breakfast, or frost it with cream cheese and bake it in a …

Breakfast

8 White Wines You Should Buy Instead of Pinot Grigio

“Where can I find a nice Pinot Grigio?” is a common refrain in every wine shop—and with good reason. The dry, nicely acidic, citrus-forward Italian …

Asian-Marinated Baked Chicken Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

Cooking

Easy Biscuits with Cream Gravy Recipe

Tip<p>When Is New Year's Eve?<p>New Year's Eve is on Dec. 31. This year, New Year's Eve falls on a Sunday.<p>Read More<p>1 of 14<p>Tip<p>What Is New Year's Eve?<p>New …

Cooking

6 Boozy Ice Creams to Make at Home

Cocktail party meets ice cream social with these six booze-infused ice creams and sorbets, all of which can be easily made using F&W’s …

The Best Summer Apps for Cookouts, Dinner Parties, and Just Because

20 summer appetizers to get your party started, from mini shrimp rolls to guacamole with a twist.<p><b>Nothing kicks off a cookout like some small bites</b> (and, okay, cocktails). Get the party started with these light and summery apps.

Cooking

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

Baking

Lemon Pound Cake with Lemon Poppy Seed Buttercream

I forget.<p>I sometimes forget that we have a thing here. A thing that’s more of a weird Internet friendship than a simple fling. Forgive my …

Taiwanese Three Cup Chicken (San Bei Ji) Recipe

Cooked in soy sauce, rice wine, and sesame oil, and loaded with heaps of whole garlic cloves, slices of ginger, and fresh Thai basil, this classic Taiwanese chicken dish is a perfect reminder of just how good an over-abundance of flavor can be.<p><b>Why this recipe works</b>:<p>The bold and flavorful cooking …

Sesame Kale Salad with Roasted Almonds

I’m in need of some greens. The gnarly kind. The kind that bite back.<p>Clearly kale is the answer. It’s clean and crunchy and that’s where we’re …

Beer-Braised Pot Roast With Mustard and Cherry Bomb Peppers Recipe

Pot roast braised in beer and mustard is warmed with spicy peppers and offset by sweet carrots and potatoes.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil, dividedKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper1 whole chuck roast (4 to 5 pounds)2 medium onions, halved4 carrots, peeled and …

Oatmeal Cookies with Dark Chocolate, Cranberries, & Coconut

So every time I make cookies and children (my own or others…it’s like they just <i>know…</i>) find out about it, they ask me two questions: 1) “Can I have …

Aesent four-man dome tent features a built-in air mattress

Aescent claims its patent-pending tent is the first to feature an integrated inflatable base and can be set up in several minutes, with the base …

Mattresses

A Springtime Pie to Learn & Love

Lemon and buttermilk pie gets a surprise treatment with saffron in this springtime dessert recipe<p>Here's a pie you're going to want to get to know. This lemon buttermilk pie is a far cry from its ordinary pumpkin and cherry brethren, but its starring flavors—bright lemon and tangy buttermilk—are …

Flavors

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

Hacking

24 Hot & Spicy Recipes for Sriracha Week—or Any Week

From mapo tofu to jerk chicken, here are 24 spicy recipes guaranteed to make you sweat.<p>If you haven't figured it out already, we're big spice fiends here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. So fiendish, in fact, that we're dedicating an entire week to foods that tingle our tongues, light our mouths on fire, and make us …

Cooking

5 Beef Stew Recipes for Winter's Final Hurrah

These five beef stew recipes should get you through the end of winter.<p>This winter has been a rough one for a lot of the country. And while there are only 17 days until spring officially starts, we're certainly not ready to put away the Dutch oven yet. We're craving something warm and comforting to …

Cooking

The 31 Best Sriracha Recipes of All Time

Over the years, we've created a lot of recipes using Sriracha—and these 31 are, we've decided, the absolute best of all time<p>Over the years, we've developed a lot of recipes that use Sriracha. And while we love all of our recipes equally, we'll admit that some stand out in a crowd better than …

Sriracha Sauce

Nutty Crunch Cookies

makes about 3 dozen cookies<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 50 min<p>If you can’t find blanched hazelnuts, simply toast and skin regular ones.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup blanched hazelnuts<p>½ cup unsalted, roasted almonds<p>½ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ vanilla bean, split …

Dessert

Cappuccino Brownies >> http://bit.ly/1bWlktE These very adult brownies are frosted with cream cheese and coated with an espresso-spiked glaze.

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

Cooking

9 Awesome Margarita Recipes to Quench Your Thirst for Tequila

We'd never turn down one of these frosty margarita recipes.<p>Whether you prefer your 'ritas shaken up with triple sec and lime or blended up with an avocado (trust us—it works!), these 9 recipes will help you get your tequila fix, stat. Bottoms up!

Cocktails

Spicy Black Bean Soup Recipe

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 10 mins<br>• Cook Time: 45 mins<br>• Total Time: 55 minutes<br>• Yield: 6 servings<br>• Category: Soup<p>★★★★★<p>4.9 from 117 reviews<p>This healthy …