Michelle Kostanian

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Crochet Rope Basket

Customisable Crochet Basket<p>I’ve been looking for a basket of specific dimensions for a while without any luck. Then I saw a circular version of this …

Supernatural Brownies

5 stars based on 113 votes<p>If you’ve been searching for the perfect brownie recipe, look no further. I promise you, <i>this is it</i>! Typically, brownie …

Peel n' Eat Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce

Servings: 4 - 6<p>Ingredients<p>For the Shrimp<p>2-1/2 tablespoons Old Bay seasoning<br>• 3 tablespoons unsalted butter<br>• 1 cup beer<br>• 1 cup water<br>• 2 pounds extra large …

Perfectly Grilled Chicken Breasts with Lemon Zest, Garlic & Herb Marinade

5 stars based on 76 votes<p>This is my basic, go-to grilled chicken — perfect for a quick weeknight dinner or cookout — and so versatile. You can serve …

Grilled Chicken Wings with Seasoned Buffalo Sauce

Servings: 4-6 as an appetizer<p>Prep Time: 5 Minutes<p>Total Time: 25 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>For the Wings<p>3 pounds chicken wings (if whole, cut into sections; …

Five Ultimate Iced Tea Recipes

Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Iced tea is as much a part of summer as maxi dresses and movie sequels. But a lot of bottled teas load up on sugar or artificial ingredients—not so refreshing. …

A Life-Changing Recipe For Rib Eye Steak

A recipe from Sheila Lukins's cookbook, Ten: All Your Favorite Foods...And Ten Recipes for Each.<p>[image id='e4ff4208-b998-4079-bd6c-e42eeb6a8f4d' loc='C'][/image]<i>Serves 4</i><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>For the mushroom ragoût</i><p>8 ounces fresh shiitake mushrooms<p>8 ounces fresh cremini mushrooms<p>4 ounces fresh porcini mushrooms<p>…

Grilled Asparagus & Feta Salad

• 1 bunch thick asparagus, about 24 spears, ends trimmed<br>• 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil, divided<br>• 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 1/4 teaspoon freshly …

Thai Crunch Salad with Peanut Dressing

Ingredients<p>For the Thai Peanut Dressing<p>1/4 cup creamy peanut butter<br>• 2 tablespoons unseasoned rice vinegar<br>• 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice, from one …

One Bowl Chocolate Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This simple and rich chocolate cake is straight from the pages of my mum's scrap-cook-book. It was the first thing I learnt to make in the kitchen all by myself. The mixture is terribly forgiving and encouraging of sneaky swipes of batter. This recipe taught me how to bake a cake and …

Dessert

9 New Grilling Recipes to Make Right Now

These 9 grilling recipes, from clams and chorizo to a pisco punch with grilled lemons, were developed for BonAppetit.com's 30 Days of Grilling campaign.<p><b>We've been really excited about a lot of things</b> during our 30 Days of Grilling extravaganza. But if we had to choose one favorite category from the …

Make a grown-up bacon-wrapped hot dog that will blow your mind

With Fourth of July around the corner, there's only one thing on our minds: hot dogs! As with burgers, and many other childhood comfort staples, it's trendy to give hot dogs a haute makeover. In this episode of our "Imagine That in your Kitchen" food trend series, we asked James Briscione, chef …

Recipes

6 Picnic-Friendly Punches for the 4th of July

Because the only thing more all-American than a 4th of July barbecue is a well-made cocktail, we've rounded up six summery drinks fit for a holiday gathering. Here are six party punches that'll keep the party going long after the first sparkler is lit.<p>Follow Imbibe on Twitter: www.twitter.com/imbibe

Win Her Heart With Waffles

Crisp-on-the-outside, fluffy-on-the-inside waffles, perfect for breakfast in bed<p>It’s a well-known cliché: Women love a man in uniform. If you can’t fulfill her fantasies on that front, settle for a respectable backup option this weekend: the apron. I’m not suggesting one of those frilly fifties …

Food Wishes Video Recipes

Even though I only do it once every few years or so, making salmon gravlax at home is a fun weekend project, and with very little effort, you can …

Seafood

Union Square Cafe Bar Nuts

Ingredients<p>2-1/2 cups unsalted mixed nuts (any combination of cashews, whole unpeeled almonds, peeled peanuts, pecans, hazelnuts, Brazil …

Maryland Crab Cakes with Quick Tartar Sauce

Servings: Makes 6 crab cakes, enough to serve 3 adults as a main course<p>Ingredients<p>For the Crab Cakes<p>2 large eggs<br>• 2-1/2 tablespoons mayonnaise, best …

Cornbread Muffins

5 stars based on 221 votes<p>These tender and sweet cornbread muffins are the perfect accompaniment to any Southern barbecue or Southwestern style dish. …

Sparkling White Sangria

Ingredients<p>1 ounce (2 tablespoons) brandy or cognac<br>• 1 ounce (2 tablespoons) orange liqueur, such as Grand Marnier<br>• 1/3 cup superfine sugar (see note)<br>• 1 …

Garlicky Roasted Broccoli with Parmigiano-Reggiano

5 stars based on 12 votes<p>I’ll admit that my freezer is full of bags of frozen broccoli. It’s easy, it’s green and that’s usually good enough for me. …

Broiled Salmon with Thai Sweet Chili Glaze

Servings: 4<p>Total Time: 30 Minutes, plus 1 hour to marinate<p>Ingredients<p>1-1/2 pounds (or four 6-ounce pieces) salmon, skin on or off<br>• 6 tablespoons Thai …

Middle Eastern Chicken Kebabs

5 stars based on 172 votes<p>This is one of my favorite recipes for entertaining. Chicken thighs are marinated in a tangy Middle Eastern-style blend of …

Carrot Slaw with Cranberries, Toasted Walnuts & Citrus Vinaigrette

5 stars based on 28 votes<p>I’ve always loved the classic French grated carrot salad, and this is a delicious spin on it. With dried cranberries, …

Onion-Braised Beef Brisket

5 stars based on 102 votes<p>This recipe was recently featured in Food 52’s Genius Recipes column. It comes from Nach Waxman, owner of the New York City …

Grilled Honey, Lime & Sriracha Chicken Skewers

5 stars based on 122 votes<p>These chicken skewers marinated in honey, lime juice and Sriracha are every bit as good as they look — and if you haven’t …

Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas

5 stars based on 95 votes<p>Crisp tortillas filled with gooey melted cheddar and shredded chicken in a sweet and smoky chipotle sauce — these are the …

Easy Garlic Butter Shrimp

Servings: 4 - 6<p>Total Time: 20 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds extra large or jumbo shrimp, peeled and deveined<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 …

Grilled Thai Curry Chicken Skewers with Coconut-Peanut Sauce

5 stars based on 90 votes<p>This recipe was passed on to me by my dear friend, Kelly Santoro. She found it in the Costco magazine, of all places, but …