Megan Byrd

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How to Make Hot Cocoa Mix

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Make a batch of Izy Hossack from Top With Cinnamon's hot cocoa mix and you can have rich, homemade hot chocolate made from real ingredients in a</i> …

Dessert

Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict With Dill Hollandaise Recipe

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 recipe Foolproof Hollandaise1 tablespoon chopped fresh dill fronds4 English muffins8 slices smoked salmon4 eggs, poached with this methodSliced scallions, to garnish<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Combine hollandaise with 2 teaspoons dill. Toast the …

How to Make Monkey Bread

I like food that’s casual, a bit messy, and fun to eat with your hands—and monkey bread just happens to fit perfectly into all of these categories.<p>If you’ve never had the pleasure, monkey bread is a sweet bread made of little balls of yeasted dough rolled in butter and spiced sugar, then baked in a …

Baking

11 Recipes to Honor Peanut Butter

If you have a peanut allergy, or have traumatic peanut butter associations, stop reading immediately. Even flicking your eyes over this post could cause a severe reaction, because friends, today we're celebrating the spread most near and dear to our hearts: peanut butter.<p>On National Peanut Butter …

Dessert

BLT French Toast Recipe

I love savory French toast. And when you combine salty, fried, eggy bread with bacon, tomatoes, and fresh, crunchy shredded romaine, you get a brunch that will set you straight no matter what you got yourself into the night before.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients4 eggs, beaten1/4 cup milk8 slices …

Avocado Citrus Breakfast Shake

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Breakfast heads to the tropics.</i><p>On New Year’s Day, I called one of my best friends to check in and hear …

Breakfast

Balsamic Roasted Strawberry Sherbet Recipe

Sherbet doesn't have to be the bland, kind of cloying, neon-dyed confection you might remember from your youth. In fact, it can be a lovely way to showcase fruit in a dessert that's a little less decadent than ice cream, but not quite as sweet as an ice or sorbet. The balsamic and strawberries are …

Four & Twenty Blackbirds' Green Chili Chocolate Pie

Some desserts boast one secret ingredient. This pie has three. Jalapeno and ginger flavor heavy cream, which is mixed into melted bittersweet chocolate spiked with cardamom. The result is heady, spicy, and delightful, with a chocolate crust to match.<p>Excerpted from The Four & Twenty Blackbirds Pie …

Meat Loaf From 'Lighten Up, America!'

Of all the recipes in <b>Allison Fishman Task</b>'s new cookbook, <i>Lighten Up, America!</i>, her healthier meatloaf was one of the most intriguing. She lightens the loaf in a few ways: first she uses ground sirloin mixed with veal and pork for a leaner meat blend, next she adds whole grain oats instead of bread …

Crêpes with Vanilla-Maple Apples - Turntable Kitchen

Around this time of year, life tends to move a little faster while work tends to move a little slower. I like it that way. The parties, visitors and …

Pomegranates and How to Use Them at Every Meal

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Pomegranates show up in all manner of legends and lore -- they should start showing up on your plate, too.</i><p>It’s hard to find a fancier fruit than the pomegranate. It’s robed in a …

Healthy Eating

Say Good Morning with these Chocolate Cinnamon Rolls

December 23, 2013<p>Here’s a sweet recipe if you’re looking for something to make ahead of time that you can pop in the oven on Christmas Morning. Or …

Dessert

Wedge Salad With Ranch Dressing and Crumbled Blue Cheese Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 head iceberg lettuce, cut into 8 wedges4 thick-cut slices of bacon (preferably 1/4-inch thick)4 eggs8 tablespoons crumbled blue cheese<b>For the Ranch Dressing</b>:1 cup buttermilk1/2 cup mayonnaise1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce1 clove garlic, grated on a microplane …

How to Make Granola 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: You don't need a recipe to make a homemade granola that puts the boxed ones in your cupboard to shame.</i> …

Breakfast

No-Bake Butterfinger Pie Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour 15 minutes<p>This no-bake Butterfinger Pie couldn’t be easier to make, and it’s a …

Holiday Tart and Pie Recipes | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

At long last, a slice of pumpkin pie can be considered complete in and of itself—no dollop of whipped cream required. Pumpkin and meringue. So happy …

Baking

Rosemary Chocolate Chip Cookies – VIDEO | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Preheat oven to 350 F. Lightly grease two large baking sheets.<p>In a large mixing bowl, use a fork to beat together the coconut oil and rosemary, until …

Shrimp and Grits (with Creamy White Cheddar Grits)

<i>Hickory Nut Gap Farm is a family-owned farm in Fairview, NC, a small town near Asheville. The centerpiece of the farm is a sprawling farmhouse</i> …

Pumpkin-Milk Chocolate Pie with Gingersnap Crust

Behold! <i>Desserts for Every Season</i> has devised a pumpkin pie recipe that hits all the marks. Sweet, spicy, earthy, and warm, with a freshly made filling that puts it head and shoulders over your average Thanksgiving dessert.<p>Excerpted from Desserts for Every Season by Jenny McCoy (Rizzoli). Copyright …

Pumpkin Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Recipe

Inspired by Max's genius Pumpkin Brownie Chunk Ice Cream, I've married two great ice cream loves, Cookies & Cream and Pumpkin, in a recipe that's a real winner for Serious Eaters who love that pumpkin + chocolate combo as much I do.<p>Homemade pumpkin purée can really boost your pumpkin flavor, but …

Chocolate Candy Cake

Apple & Cheddar Cheese Souffles - Easy Appetizer or Dessert Cheese Souffle Recipe

White Cheddar Beer Bread

White Cheddar Beer Bread.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 26, 2013 98<p>This is going to be a story in where I tell you how I ate all the crunchy topping off of …

Pork Chops with Ginger Pear Sauce Recipe

September is my favorite month here in Sacramento. The garden is still producing plenty of tomatoes and chiles. The sweltering heat of the summer has …

How to Hack a Steamer

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three methods for steaming vegetables, no fancy kitchen tools needed.</i><p>Kitchen gadgets can be miracle workers -- just try making cherry pie without a …

Kitchens

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Caramel Apples

Lately my home has been filled with the scent of warm vanilla and cooked sugar. I've been making every incarnation of caramel I can think of. I can't …

Soft Pretzels Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>This soft pretzels recipe makes easy homemade pretzels with bread flour and beer (!) that are just like the real deal you’ll find</i> …

Baking

Coffee Banana Smoothie (The Jumpin' Monkey)

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Get your meal and coffee in a single glass.</i><p>When I was in high school, our town acquired a bagel shop. The …

Breakfast

Curried Cashew Quinoa Salad

<b>Curry Cashew Quinoa Salad</b> <i><br>Recipe by Our Best Bites</i><p>*denotes products available from Simple Truth. Simple Truth is Kroger’s line of natural and organic …