Melina Lee Rocha

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Chef John's Banana Bread Recipe

"Banana bread is one of those things people rarely make on purpose, only when those last three bananas are almost black. This scrumptious …

Stir-Fried Quinoa with Kale and Chickpeas

In a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Add garlic and cook, stirring, until fragrant and starting to brown, about a minute.<p>Add kale, season …

Food

Jan's Dark Chocolate Swirl Pound Cake Recipe

"Pretty marbled pound cake with rich, dark chocolate. Simple to make in no time at all! This is a great cake for making a day ahead or …

Dessert

How to make perfect fried rice (and I mean perfect)

I make really great fried rice. Before you silently judge me for this arrogance, know this: Behind this hubris lies the wisdom of my Chinese in-laws. …

Food & Dining

Cream Cheese & Wild Blueberry Pound Cake

Recipe<p>Yield: Yields one 8 x 5 inch loaf.<p>This cake makes a wonderful breakfast bread, as well as a dessert or tea cake. It’s moist texture makes …

Baking

Recipe: Lemon Drizzle Cake

A lemon drizzle cake is more of a concept than an actual recipe. Though there is a time and a place for Madeira-type plain lemon sponge, sometimes …

Dessert

Mocha Molasses Cupcakes with Brandy Cream

Brandy makes a welcome appearance in this basic cream cheese frosting. This Brandy cream cheese icing is ideal for a variety of cakes, especially …

Dessert

Hot Fudge Ice Cream Bar Dessert Recipe

"This is an incredibly easy rich and satisfying ice cream dessert made with ice cream sandwiches and fudge sauce. This keeps in the freezer very well …

Dessert

Sprinkle Cookies

For the cookies: Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.<p>In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with a paddle attachment, cream together the …

Dessert

The Only 9x13 Dessert You Need This Summer

When I was a kid, we'd go up to the Smoky Mountains to spend a few weeks with Grandma and Grandpa in the summer. My grandparents' house in North …

Dessert

Easy Dinner Recipes Using Shredded Chicken That'll Make Your Weeknights Way Less Stressful

Pro Tip: Never leave the grocery store without an emergency rotisserie.<p>When turning out a warm and delicious weeknight dinner just seems like a lost …

Cooking

Why I'm Obsessed with This Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Most of the internet food world has spent the last six months going gaga over Alison Roman's salted chocolate chip shortbread cookies, but as a mom …

Dessert

Carrot Coffee Cake

This one goes out to everyone who doesn't like cream cheese frosting (guilty) and prefers cake at breakfast instead of dessert, no matter how much …

Dessert

Grilled Salmon with Avocado Dip Recipe

"This dip fits perfectly with grilled salmon. Serve with rice. Greek style yogurt is a bit more sour than regular plain yogurt."<p>Ingredients<p>2 avocados …

Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake Recipe

"One really delicious and really unhealthy Sunday coffee cake. I have no idea where I got this recipe from but it was about thirty years ago and has …

Our Favorite Bundt Cake Recipes

There's no denying that the humble bundt pan is among our favorite pans to bake with. From apple cake to hummingbird cake to chocolate cake, it's …

One-Pot Mexican Shrimp & Orzo Will Make You a Dinner Hero

Right now we're in a sort of seasonal food purgatory — we're so completely over winter and all its thick beef stews and heavy casseroles, but fresh …

Dulce de Leche Cheesecake (No-Bake, Simple Dessert)

This is one of the most delicious cheesecake recipes! Simple and easy to prepare this dessert is perfect for everyone who adores dulce de leche. …

How to make the most amazing pizza at home

<b>I've learned these tricks of the trade from a pro, and they make all the difference.</b><p>My sister Sarah Jane runs a very successful wood-fired pizza …

Layered Toffee Crunch Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A quick Internet search for a Layered Toffee Cake and you'll find thousands that involve store-bought angel food cakes sliced in half and filled with whipped topping and chopped up chocolate bars. I thought this sounded pretty good until I dug into Lisa's homemade version, a …

Dessert

Sam's Famous Carrot Cake Recipe

"My Grandfather (Sam) was famous for this cake. Everyone who knew him, knows of his famous carrot cake. He would always have some available for …

5 Vegan Soup Recipes So Good Staunch Carnivores Will Lick Their Bowls Clean

Although the calendar says it's officially spring, the weather certainly indicates otherwise. Our colleagues on the East Coast are enduring a …

Carrot Cake Cupcakes Recipe

From: EatingWell.com, March 2018<p>These moist and delicious cupcakes take on a hint of the tropics thanks to pineapple and coconut. Traditional cream …

World's Best 7 Mousse Recipes List

Amazingly delicious truffle smooched chocolate mousse that you can prepare it anytime – and you know why? Because you need just a few simple …

Mexican Cornbread Salad Recipe

"This south-of-the-border cornbread salad is made with Mexican-inspired ingredients and is perfect for any summer barbeque."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (8.5 ounce) …

The Best Brownies And 3 Ways To Elevate Them

Brownie lovers unite!<p>March 19, 2018<p>My favorite dessert of all time is brownies. I love how they have a glossy top and the perfect, gooey texture, and …

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

By far the best Cream Cheese Pound Cake I have ever eaten or shared! This pound cake recipe will surely become a classic in your home.Cream Cheese …

Dessert

Mami’s Rum Cake

Just eight ingredients make dessert magic<p>“When my friends found out I was writing this cookbook, several asked if Mami’s rum cake would be in it,” writes Von Diaz of her Puerto Rican mother’s beloved cake in her new cookbook, <b>Coconuts & Collards: Recipes and Stories from Puerto Rico to the Deep</b> …

Soft Yogurt Cookies with Raspberry Glaze Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Meet the hip younger sibling of the black and white cookie: the pink yogurt cookie! She’s got the familiar rounded shape and cakey quality of a black and white cookie, but she has more sass since her batter has been enriched with yogurt (in the place of black and white’s buttermilk). …

Dessert

7 High-Protein Muffin Tin Breakfasts That Are Perfect for Meal Prep