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Tigers, Lenny and Missy, Oh My: The Best Moments from Katy Perry's Halftime Show

Katy Perry performed at the Pepsi Super Bowl XLIX halftime show Sunday night, and the 30-year-old brought out her full bag of tricks for the gig. …

7 New Weeknight Dinners for a New Year

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: At some point in the near future, you'll need some new dinner ideas.</i> …

16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …

The Surprising New Fry You Must Try | Men's Health

These fries taste best right out of the oven and they make for an awesome game-day snack or family friendly appetizer. Serve them with a side of warmed marinara sauce or tzatziki. Still can’t imagine eggplant without cheese? Sprinkle some freshly grated Parmesan over the fries before throwing them …

How To Make Mac & Cheese Buns For Your Burgers

It all started with this ridiculous Facebook post we put up, a picture from Foodbeast reader @tymbussanich. The photo in question from November 4th then decided to reverberate through the halls of our Facebook audience, quickly reaching over 4 million people, 160,000 likes, comments and shares:<p>It …

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What the Heck Do Hobbits Drink, Anyway?

With the release of The Battle of the Five Armies, the last in the trilogy of Hobbit films, it's time to figure out what hobbits like to drink. The …

Fall Pasta Recipes

Pasta on a weeknight has timeless appeal -- speedy, satisfying, and straightforward. While we love it pretty much any time of year, there's something extra delicious about comforting dinners that combine our favorite fall flavors with spaghetti, shells, and their kin.

One Pot Pasta

posted by Chungah on May 16, 2014 345 Comments »<p><i>The easiest, most amazing pasta you will ever make. Even the pasta gets cooked right in the pot. How</i> …

12 Braising Recipes to Keep You Warm

Braising is a cook’s best friend—with a few simple steps, you can make a meal that tastes like it’s straight out of a <i>Michelin</i>-starred restaurant. …

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For Better Weeknight Pasta, Add Spicy Chicken Meatballs + Broccoli

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Make a comforting weeknight standby even better.</i><p>This could just be a bowl of pasta, broccoli, and store-bought chicken sausage, like you might throw together in any tired moment after work. It …

Carbonara Recipes That Should Be In Your Weekly Rotation This Winter

Carbonara is one of those dishes that proves that the simple things in life are often the best. Made with eggs, cheese and pork, carbonara is as easy to put together at it is to consume in massive quantities. It's traditionally made with pancetta or guanciale, but can also be made with bacon. This …

The Food Lab: My 11 Favorite Recipes of the Year, 2014

I spend so much time cooking and thinking about what I'm going to cook next that I don't often get to look back at what I've actually <i>done</i>. This has been a pretty big year for me recipe-wise, with some fun breakthroughs, some delicious staples that have made their way into my everyday life, and …