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Pesto alla trapanese (A Sicilian pesto)

One of the great joys of summer is the appearance of juicy, ripe tomatoes in the marketplace. Tomatoes that, for once, actually taste like tomatoes! …

78 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat potatoes every night of the week.<p>When it comes to potatoes, we don't discriminate. Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat 'em every night of the week. Here are 48 of our favorite comforting potatoes recipes to add to your next meal.

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Celery Soup

4 Servings<p>"I love this creamy soup so much, I'd bathe in it." –Brad Leone, test kitchen manager<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head celery, stalks chopped, leaves reserved<p>1 large waxy potato, chopped<p>1 medium onion, chopped<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter<p>Kosher salt<p>3 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>¼ …

Recipes

Family Seder Recipe: Leg of Lamb With Rosemary and Garlic from The Real Food Cookbook

I like that the culinary centerpiece -- the sacrificial lamb -- of the Seder meal matches the season. Many cooks serve brisket, but I prefer the symbolism of lamb, and I never promised you a traditional Seder. We always have a green salad at this meal, although it's not terribly traditional either, …

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken with Lemon Butter from Alex Hitz

It's a delicious riff on a classic dish that can be whipped up in no time flat. Just remember three basic steps. Alex Hitz shares this delicious chicken recipe.<p>To me, there's really nothing better than sautéed chicken in a pan sauce. Done right, it can make a merely capable cook look like a …

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From Banana Muffins to Banana Pancakes: 8 Delicious Ways to Use Up Old Bananas

<b>1. Chai Spiced Banana Bread</b><p>This sophisticated banana bread is subtly infused with warm chai spices like cardamom, cinnamon, ginger and allspice. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Banana Pudding Parfaits</b><p>Banana Pudding is an old-fashioned Southern dessert traditionally made with layers of Nilla wafers, vanilla pudding …

The BA Super Bowl Headquarters

Everything you need to know, cook, and eat for an awesome Super Bowl party. Someone pass the wings, please.<p>Snack to Snack Champions<p>Dips. Cheese. Nachos. Bacon. Popcorn. You know, the good stuff.<p>Meat 'N' Carbs<p>Kickoff calls for chili and cornbread. 3rd-and-goal calls for wings. That touchdown calls …

Food

Executive Editor Faith Durand's favorite healthy work lunch? A delicious kale & quinoa salad with dates, almonds, and citrus dressing: http://thekitc.hn/1mRQkQF

Victoria Beckham: 'I've always loved fashion' – video

Victoria Beckham is one of the most compelling characters in the fashion industry today. Everybody, everywhere, is fascinated by her, and how she has pulled off the coup of the century, transforming herself in five years from Spice Girl Wag to a designer whose collections are applauded by critics …

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

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Greek Lemon Soup —Avgolemono Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The name of this classic Greek soup emulsion of lemon and eggs comes from its two main ingredients: egg (avgo) and lemon juice (lemono). The key to this soup is tempering the egg and lemon mixture by slowly adding hot stock and then whisking constantly to prevent the eggs from …

Aristotelian Rice and Peas, or the Whole is Greater than the Sum of its Parts Recipe on Food52

• 14-ounce bag frozen peas (a full pound is fine, too)<br>• 4 tablespoons butter<br>• 2 tablespoons onion, chopped<br>• 4 cups chicken stock<br>• 1 cup Arborio rice<br>• 1/2 cup Parmesan, freshly grated<p>In a soup pot or dutch oven, melt the butter over medium heat. Add the onion and sauté until it becomes lightly golden. In a …

Avocado and Grapefruit Salad with Edamame

1 serving<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2—3 cups watercress, large stems trimmed<p>1 pink grapefruit, peel and pith removed, cut into segments<p>1/4 avocado, chopped<p>1/2 cup frozen edamame, cooked according to package directions<p>1 1/2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<p>2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice<p>2 tablespoons unsalted, …

Sweet Potato Fries

Peel sweet potatoes with a vegetable peeler or sharp knife (fries may also be made with skins on), then trim ends. Cut each sweet potato into 8–10 …

Banana Bread: The Easiest Recipe Ever

<b>Heat the oven and prep the pan.</b> Arrange a rack in the bottom third of the oven and heat to 350°F. Line an 8x5-inch loaf pan with parchment paper, …

Brunch Rush! Christmas Frittata with Whipped Ricotta

When I was a kid, every Christmas morning’s fast was broken with quiche. It was just my mom’s special holiday thing. She’d load up a frozen, …

The Business of Blogging | Hypebeast

Next up in our on-going series on influential bloggers and the businesses they have built, BoF speaks to Kevin Ma of Hypebeast.<p><b>HONG KONG, China —</b> …

Gift Guide: A+ Presents for Teachers

As the mother of two teenagers, I’ve spent many years trying to pinpoint the perfect teacher presents. As our own Christine once aptly noted: “You …

Crack Pie

10 to 12 Servings<p>Prep Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 15 min<p>Anyone who has taken a bite of Milk Bar's best selling crack pie immediately knows the reason for the sassy name. This rich, salty-sweet pie recipe has an irresistible oat cookie crust.<p>September 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>Oat Cookie Crust<p>Nonstick …

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Skillet-Fried Chicken

4 Servings<p>This easy recipe for Southern fried chicken is the only one you'll ever need. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons kosher salt, divided<p>2 teaspoons plus 1 tablespoon freshly ground black pepper<p>1 1/2 teaspoons paprika<p>3/4 …

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Makes about 60 Servings<p>Baking wings yields crisp skin without the mess and constant tending of frying. Divide the wings between our two sauces, or double one sauce recipe and use it on all 60 wings.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buffalo Sauce<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne …

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Easy Vegetable Soup Recipe: Soup au Pistou

This simple and satisfying French bistro classic is home-style cooking at its best. Courtesy of The French Country Table by Laura Washburn, the key to the dish is the pistou, which is similar to pesto, and is made of garlic, basil, and olive oil.<p>This recipe is a staple of Provençal cuisine. Purists …

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Momofuku Milk Bar's Crack Pie

<i>Recipe by Christina Tosi, Momofuku Milk Bar New York New York</i><p><b>Anyone who has taken a bite of this Milk Bar best seller immediately knows the reason for the sassy name. Once you start eating this rich, salty-sweet pie with its oat cookie crust, you won't be able to stop.</b><p><b>CRACK PIE</b><p>Servings: 10 to …

Baking

We firmly believe that banana bread is something you should be able to make anytime and anywhere, with a mixer or with a fork, in a loaf pan or in a muffin tin - http://bit.ly/1fbLKOL

Earl Grey Ice Cream with Blackberry Swirl

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p><i>Today: Tea time, in ice cream form.</i><p>WHO: NakedBeet is a graphic designer, writer, and food blogger in New York.<p>WHAT: Tea time, in …