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Skip the Takeout and Make Vietnamese Spring Rolls at Home

<i>Put down the phone: Betty from Le Jus D'Orange is translating the takeout favorite you're about to order into a recipe you can cook in your own kitchen.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Make those Vietnamese spring rolls you're craving in the hot weather—and customize them any way you want.</i><p>During the summer, whether I’m …

83 Healthy Recipe Substitutions

Here at Greatist, we're always looking for ways to make our favorite foods healthier without sacrificing flavor. So we compiled a list of our best substitutions and discovered some new ones along the way. Below are our 83 (!) top picks, guaranteed to make that next meal a delicious, healthier hit. …

Nutrition

10 Cupcakes for Every Occasion

<i>Pictured: Guinness Gingerbread Cupcakes recipe from CHOW</i>Cupcakes aren’t just tasty desserts. They are therapy in a paper wrapper. Joy and comfort …

Cupcakes

7 Super-Chocolaty Cupcakes

Chocolate lovers, don’t you hate it when you reach for what looks like an all-chocolate cupcake only to find that it’s yellow cake disguised by …

Dessert

Traditional Irish desserts, shamrock cupcakes and more St. Patrick's Day sweets

Corned beef and cabbage and soda bread may be the most popular St. Patrick’s Day dishes, but what about dessert? This year, put a sweet spin on your celebration with an Irish-themed after-dinner treat. If you like cookies, bake traditional Irish shortbread or whip up festive shamrock-shaped sugar …

Dessert

Food-And-Wine Pairing Rules Every Beginner Should Know, According To The Experts

Wine is a notoriously intimidating subject, but it doesn't have to be that way. Spend five minutes talking to master sommelier and co-founder of Corkbuzz Wine Studio Laura Maniec, and you'll feel instantly at ease. Chatting with one of the world's youngest women master sommeliers -- or any wine …

New York City

12 Recipes that Celebrate the Chocolate Chip Cookie

As cookies go, the chocolate chip cookie is an icon. Everyone's got a recipe from their mom or grandma or Aunty-So-and-So. It's very likely that they're all good, different in their own way, but nonetheless dependably excellent. Here at Food52, we like to celebrate the chocolate chip cookie in all …

Salted Dessert Recipes That Walk The Fine Line Of Perfection

If one of the toughest decisions of your day is deciding between a second serving of dinner or saving room for dessert, then you are in need of salted desserts. They encompass the best of both worlds: The salt brings out the subtle flavors that can get lost in the desserts' sweetness. It makes the …

Dessert

Why I Love Squishy Cake (and You Should Too)

<i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. Every week, we'll be sharing recipes that prove why cake should be its own food group.</i><p><i>Today: Why we should all be eating squishier cake and leaving the dense quickbreads and the light chiffon cakes for another day.</i><p>If you …

Homemade Salad Dressing Recipes To Keep On Hand

Do yourself a favor and put down the bottled salad dressing. It's time to start making it from scratch. Homemade salad dressing isn't only easy, it's also cost-effective. If you play your cards right, it can also be healthier and more delicious than the store-bought kind. Finally, you're almost …

Healthy Eating

This Is A Giant Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe, Because Sometimes It's Just Necessary

Some days we just need a cookie. Like, bad. And not just any cookie, but a freshly baked, homemade cookie that's soft, chewy, warm and loaded with melted chocolate chips.<p>We could whip up our favorite chocolate chip cookies, but that usually spells trouble with a capital T. A fresh-baked batch in …

Dessert

Cooking Off the Cuff: Rum Babas. What More Can I Say?

When I eat a good baba au rhum (or <i>au</i> some other booze), I'm convinced that it's the best dessert ever. (There are lots of things like that - trifle, floating island, anything with caramel sauce - so don't take the superlative too seriously.) The trick is to find a baba so wonderful that it triggers …

Baking

Give Us All of the Fresh Fruit: Our 24 Brightest, Best Spring Desserts

See ya later, chocolate cake. Our best spring desserts are light, fresh, and fruity.<p><b>The advent of springtime</b> is a perfect excuse to eat more dessert. Our collection of bright, light, and fresh desserts starts with tangy rhubarb and juicy strawberries…and it just gets better from there.

Dessert

Bake The Best Macaroni And Cheese | Men's Health

See, when I was younger my father sometimes had to play the role of chef when my mom was working a late shift. With little kitchen skills, he’d turn to boxed mac ‘n’ cheese and, being a fat-fearing parent of the early-90’s, he’d leave out the butter. His version never tasted as good as Mom’s.<p>Glenn …

5 Extra-Delicious Stuffed Cupcakes

How do you make a cupcake even better? You add more deliciousness by stuffing the mini-cake with a sweet, creamy filling. Here, five over-the-top …

Dessert

10 Traditional Irish Dishes You Should Know

One of the most common misconceptions about eating in Ireland is that all you'll enjoy are potatoes, because that's the only thing the Irish are good at cooking. Well, we're here to prove that notion wrong.<p>Sure, our Irish ancestors loved their potatoes, but Ireland's food scene is rapidly changing, …

Ireland

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Breakfast

The 10 Entertaining Recipes You Loved Last Month

While daylight savings are right around the corner, the recipes you loved last month, not surprisingly, are comforting and soul-nourishing -- roasts, sautés, bakes, and other homey dishes. Before asparagus take over our kitchens and we replace warm cider with margaritas, let's embrace the dishes …

Quick Bread Recipes

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/quick-bread-recipes<p>article<p>Quick breads get their name from the fact that they are leavened without yeast and …

Sho Nuff Noodles (Spicy Lo Mein with Pickled Greens, Bok Choy and Cabbage)

1 tbsp. black bean sauce<p>1 tbsp. kecap manis<p>1 tbsp. oyster sauce<p>1 tbsp. shaoxing wine<p>2 tsp. soy sauce<p>1 1⁄2 tsp. cornstarch<p>1 1⁄2 tsp. rice vinegar<p>1 1⁄2 …

10 Baked Goods to Twist, Fold & Braid

The best part of eating a cinnamon roll is the process of slowly teasing apart its tightly curled form, exposing the soft white interiors before biting off the best bite -- the almost under-baked center. It's mesmerizing how these simple things, made from a foundation of plain flour, can have such …

How to Make Hawaiian Sweet Rolls

Hawaiian sweet rolls have been a staple of the island state since the 1950s. A cousin to honeyed Portuguese sweet bread, the dinner roll favorite is often sold in 12-packs at the grocery store and eaten as part of sliders and other sandwiches — or plain with a little butter. Here, the team at …

When A Greek Mom Teaches You How To Make Spanakopita, You Listen Up

If there's one truth you can count on in life, it's that spanakopita made by the hands of a Greek mother will never let you down. Lucky for all of us, Peter Georgakopoulos of the food blog Souvlaki For The Soul shared not only the recipe for spanakopita from his very own Greek mother, but he also …

Parenting

23 Hearty Bean Recipes We Love

Gallery23 Hearty Bean Recipes We Love<p>The old playground song says that beans are good for your heart. But they're even better for your taste buds. They're kinda creamy, kinda meaty, and all-around hearty and filling. When it comes to comfort food, there's a lot more to beans than chili (though …

Cooking

3 decadent chocolate desserts that can be made vegan, gluten-free and healthier

Food allergies are hard to handle and can sometimes take the joy out of eating — especially if your list of restrictions is long. You're in luck because Gesine Bullock-Prado wants to help. Here, the pastry chef and author of "Let Them Eat Cake," is sharing some of her favorite chocolate dessert …

Dessert

10 Great Recipes From Our New 'Best Recipes 2015' Cookbook

We've published a new cookbook! Here's what you can expect.<p><b>We have a new cookbook!</b> It features 150 of our absolute best recipes from the past year, along with useful tips, techniques, and more. We've highlighted a few recipes you can expect to see. Find the rest of 'em right here.

Cooking

25 Easy Desserts for Those Last-Minute Sugar Cravings

When you want something sweet and you want it now, look no further than quick-fix treats.<p><b>We love making weekend projects</b> out of elaborate cake, pastry, and pie recipes. But when we get hit by a sudden, unstoppable sugar craving, we turn to these no-fuss desserts. From the easiest cookies to the …

Dessert

21 Recipes That Are Way Cuter Baked In A Muffin Pan

Hold on to your muffin pans, friends. Baking just got easier. And teensier. And cuter.<p>In the past, you've put your muffin pans and cupcake tins to work, making delicious bite-sized, itty-bitty treats. But if that's all you use the bakeware for, you're not letting it live up to its supreme potential.<p>…

Breakfast

The Nutella-Stuffed Brown Butter Blondie Pie With Major Sex Appeal

Imagine a giant jar of <b>Nutella</b>.<p>Now, imagine a <b>pie</b>.<p>Not just any pie, a <b>brown butter</b> <b>blondie</b> pie.<p>Look at your lonely jar of Nutella. Now back to the pie. Now back to the <b>jar</b>.<p>Now back to the pie.<p>Sadly, your pie is not nearly as delicious as it could be.<p>However, if your brown butter blondie pie was <b>stuffed</b> …

Dessert