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Five delicious French desserts that only require a few ingredients

There are French desserts in the vicinity of which you dare not breathe, lest they crumble, deflate, or melt with your disturbance. <i>Quelle horreur!</i> …

12 Ways to Take Brownies Where They've Never Been Before

Where do your brownie loyalties lie? Are you Team Fudgy, Team Cakey, or Team In-Between-y?<p>I'm a fudgy-as-a-truffle gal myself (Alice Medrich's Best Cocoa Brownies are my old faithful, preferably straight from the freezer)—but today, we're not here to discuss <i>that</i> age-old question.<p>Instead, <b>we're here</b> …

This Is What People Actually Eat For Dessert In 38 Countries Around The World

Yup, you picked a bad week to try cutting out sugar. H/T Quora

Pi Day’s around the corner, so check out 12 recipes to help you celebrate

As if you really needed an excuse to make pie, March 14 is Pi Day. As such, we’ve gathered 3.14 of our favorite pie recipes . . . kidding! Here are a dozen — six sweet, six savory — that have precisely and mathematically been chosen from our Recipe Finder to guarantee delicious …

20 Times We Said “Yes, Please!” to Holiday Foods from Around the World

Food plays a starring role in holiday celebrations everywhere. As with all of our delicious eggnog, pumpkin pie and creative candy cane recipes, the holidays simply aren’t the same without ’em. And in case you didn’t know, many seasonal dishes we love actually came over from the <i>old country</i> (along …

These 26 Recipes Prove Brown Butter Makes Everything Better, From Cake to Pork Chops

These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: it's better on the dark brown butter side.<p><b>Brown butter is one of our favorite ways</b> to add an other-worldly layer of rich, nutty flavor to everything. These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: …

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18 Swoon-Worthy Lasagnas to Cheese Up Your Next Meatless Monday

The list of tasty eats to whip up on a #MeatlessMonday is endless… especially when it comes to our favorite: comfort food! When the weather outside is frosty, vegetarian chili is just the thing to settle in with. There are also veggie stuffed peppers for when you’re craving something filling, …

65 Insanely Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes to Keep You Busy Through the Holidays

Nothing gets you in the Christmas spirit quite like making a mess in the kitchen with sugar, flour, and *all* the sprinkles. That’s right; holiday cookie season is officially underway and we couldn’t be more excited. Thankfully, you don’t have to be a trained pastry chef to create the perfect milk …

17 Nostalgic Homemade Snacks That'll Transport You to the '90s

Gone are the days when you got to snack on Dunkaroos and Totinos pizza rolls when you got home from school, but that doesn't mean you can't have these classics as an adult. Get ready for a burst of nostalgia as you look back on all your favorite childhood staples that taste even better when made …

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23 Road Trip Snacks to Keep Morale High and Your Hands On the Wheel

You need some elevated snacks to fuel the long, cramped, patience-testing road trip on which you're about to embark? Sure, we've got you covered - and then some.<p>A road trip is not a road trip without snacks. That's a fact. Whether your little brother Kevin is hogging the party mix in the backseat, …

40 Oreo Recipes That Will Make All Your Cookie Dreams Come True

As if we needed any excuse to indulge in an Oreo or two, now we have a national holiday specifically for treating ourselves to America’s favorite cookie. Obviously they’re perfection on their own, but with so many outrageously delicious recipes out there, it would be a shame not to utilize them in …

Deep, Dark Chocolate Pudding Recipe - Chowhound

1<p>Place a fine-mesh strainer over a large bowl; set aside.<p>2<p>Place the egg yolks and cream in a large bowl and whisk to combine; set aside.<p>3<p>Place the …

26 Spicy Recipes to Make You Cry in a Good Way

Is it hot in here, or is it just these 26 spicy recipes?<p>Pour yourself a big glass of milk. These spicy recipes are ready to party.

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Brick Street Chocolate Cake for Conventional Oven

So I’ve been on an earnest quest for some years to find the perfect chocolate cake recipe. Dense and rich. With a to-die-for ganache icing. And I …

Top 15 Recipes from 2015

I hope you all had an amazing holiday season full of family, friends, and of course – food! I took quite a bit of time off to enjoy the holidays and …

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11 Recipes for Peak Baked Pasta Season

Fire up those ovens: It's baked pasta season and these recipes are goin' in.<p>Fire up those ovens: It's baked pasta season and these 11 recipes are goin' in. And, yes, there will be cheese.

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12 No-Bake Holiday Desserts for When You Start Running Out of Time

TBH, the holidays are fun, but they can get *super* busy: In a single day, you might be shopping for gifts, choosing the perfect holiday outfit and sending out holiday greetings to your loved ones. Suddenly, it’s 6pm and you’re supposed to be at a potluck in an hour, dessert in hand. These 12 …

Cakey Fans Beware: These Brownies are Practically Fudge

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, is taking one-bowl brownies to new (excessively frosted) heights.</i><p>I've sampled a lot of brownies in my life. Personally, if I were to get philosophical about it, <b>I like a brownie that teeters on the edge of fudge-like.</b> It …

The Best 63 Christmas Cookies to Try These Holidays

As soon as December hits, we start thinking about Cookies. Christmas cookies are the best when it comes to holiday baking!Baking Christmas cookies is …

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16 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes, Because You Gotta Have Pie!

You can serve whatever other desserts you want, but let's be real—it's just not Thanksgiving without pie. No matter how much you stuffed yourself during dinner, it's tough to turn down a slice. I'm not interested in waxy store-bought pies, though—this is the time to go homemade, which is easier …

40 Christmas Desserts for an Especially Sweet Holiday

Go ahead and add hot chocolate fudge to your holiday to-do list.<p>Visions of cakes, cookies and tarts will dance in your head this holiday season. Satisfy everyone's sweet tooth with these festive and sugary treats.

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipes You'll Ever Make

Because one is not enough.<p>It's always a good time for chocolate cake. You don't need to wait for a holiday or birthday to have an excuse to bake one up. Chocolate cake has the ability to make so many people happy -- the cake lover, the chocoholic, the sweet tooth -- that it will never lead you …

31 Mini Pie Recipes to Try This Fall

They say that good things come in small packages, and when it comes to mini pies , it’s definitely true. Whether sweet or savory, these 31 picks are just perfect for dressing up your appetizer and dessert displays during Thanksgiving , or any upcoming fall gathering. Some of them are even so …

8 Wine-Friendly Recipes from Napa Valley Chefs

When you live in Napa, wine is a big part of your life. That goes double for chefs, whose food needs to pair seamlessly with the valley’s varietals. …

20 Slow Cooker Meals to Cozy Up to This Fall

Crock pot cooking is the busy bee’s secret weapon for weeknight meals and cooking for a crowd. Although it’s a handy tool year-round, it’s particularly useful when temperatures drop and we start dreaming about comfort foods. Not only does it manage the cooking for you, but it keeps meals warm and …

7 grilled cheese recipes you need to know

Though it may be hard to beat the perfection that is ooey-gooey melted cheese between two crisp pieces of bread, we do have some ideas to help you take your grilled cheese to the next level. Actually, we have seven ideas. Think caramelized shallots or sliced pear. Or sage-infused grilling oil or …

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14 Epic Grilled Cheese Recipes to Make STAT

Let’s be real: Who doesn’t love a classic grilled cheese sandwich? Grilled cheese makes for the perfect lunch staple rotation and epic late-night snack. If you’re in the mood to spice things up a bit (who isn’t?), check out the recipes below. Between the brie, Havarti and blue cheese, you’ll want …

50 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

Dig in.<p>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 …

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Vermont Spice Cake

<b>Author Notes:</b> Adapted from an old Land O'Lakes recipe, this tender and moist cake is exactly what I want to eat in fall weather. Pumpkin and evaporated milk give it a delicate crumb, and lots of warm spices add layers of flavor. —Posie (Harwood) Brien<p><b>Makes: two 9-inch layers</b><p><b>For the cake:</b><p>3 cups …