Michael Ellison

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9 New Ways to Make Waffles

It’s National Waffle Day, which means it’s your duty as an American to make waffles. Here, nine waffle recipes that go beyond basic Belgian and …

Ultra-Smashed Cheeseburgers Recipe

Classic smashed burgers are all about maximizing that deep, brown crust. But I found myself wondering: What if I were to take this to the extreme? Was there a way I could pack even more flavor into a burger? And thus, the ultra-smashed burger was born. Same burger size, but twice the amount of …

Shrimp with Fresh Corn Grits

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Liquid from the grated corn enriches and helps thicken the grits; fresh corn added at the end makes for nice bites.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 ears of corn, husked<p>2 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>1 cup whole milk<p>¾ cup grits (not instant)<p>2 tablespoons …

How to Buy and Use Beef Ribs

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: Beef ribs sub in for the usual pork, and the results are</i> …

Herb Salted Garlic Parmesan French Fries

Herb Salted Garlic Parmesan French Fries.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 8, 2014 73<p>Friday fries! We’re doing it.<p>Especially because if there is a time a place to …

Crispy Apple-Oat Fritters

8 Servings<p>If the batter thickens as it sits, thin with more club soda.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup plus 2 Tbsp. sugar, divided<p>1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon, divided<p>Vegetable oil (for frying; about 4 cups)<p>1 cup gluten-free old-fashioned oats<p>½ cup rice flour<p>2 tablespoons cornstarch<p>1 teaspoon …

Shrimp and Grits Tacos Recipe

<b>Read more: Dinner Tonight: Shrimp and Grits Tacos</b><p>Ingredients2 cups water2 cups milk1 cup coarse ground gritsKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper4 tablespoons butter, divided4 ounces cheddar cheese, finely grated (about 1 cup)1 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined1 medium white onion, …

10 Game Day Recipes for March Madness

We all know the story of <i>Love and Basketball</i>. But let's talk about the other story -- the <i>untold</i> story. Let's talk about <i>food</i> and basketball. As devoted college basketball fans, we know that it's only natural to work up an appetite when participating (if only vicariously) in competitve sports. The …

Macaroni and Cheese Waffles Recipe

Waffled macaroni and cheese might not rank quite as high on the list of "things you must try before you die" as, say, a fresh-from-the-water oyster, or a sliver of Parmesan sliced off of a wheel that has just been opened in front of your eyes, or a bit of playful light bondage, but it's certainly …

How to Make Homemade Marshmallow Peeps

The world <i>wants</i> us to make Peeps.<p>I discovered this last year on a day that began with reading an article in the local paper in which Marilyn Hagerty called a Ruby Tuesday “one of the stars in the restaurant scene” of my new town. It was a day I almost gave up on food.<p>On top of all of that, I had an …

Pecan-Brown Sugar and Bacon Ice Cream

Here's a delicious surprise: tiny bits of salty bacon are a wonderful addition to this creamy dessert. Maple-cured or applewood-smoked bacon seem to …

These Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas Are Next-Level Good

Photo: Courtesy of America's Test Kitchen.<p><i>America's Test Kitchen — a real, 2,500-square-foot test kitchen just outside of Boston — is home to more</i> …

Breakfast Churros with Cinnamon Sugar Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The first time I tasted a churro, I was in Los Angeles with a friend and we stopped at a street cart selling Mexican food. The churros were amazing: sweet and sticky, crunchy outside and chewy inside. I had two orders and I made my friend take me to the same cart every day for the …

Maple Bacon Doughnuts

My mom trudged through four years of college with four kids to earn her nursing degree (and graduated <i>magna cum laude</i>, she will promptly — and …

Grilled Bacon Apple Brie Sandwich {Recipe ReDux}

<i>“Nothing lasts forever, so live it up; drink it down, laugh it off, avoid the bullshit. Take chances and never have regrets because, at one point,</i> …

How to Make Perfectly Flaky Biscuits

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: It's brunch season, which means only one thing -- it's time to perfect your</i> …

Buttery, Flaky Frangipane Puff Pastry Waffles Recipe

This simple, insanely addictive dessert is made by filling puff pastry with homemade frangipane (an easy buttery almond paste), then cooking it on a hot waffle iron until crisp, flaky, and utterly delicious.<p>For step-by-step rolling instructions, please see the photos in this post about puff pastry …

Double Chocolate Cake Doughnuts

Cupcakes in disguise… also known as Double Chocolate Baked Doughnuts.<p>Perfectly cakey and soft with extra drippy chocolate glaze. Basically, I’ll …

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

Prime time for a potty break during a movie? There's an app for that.

I'm at "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" the other day, cradling a drink the size of Marlon Brando, 40 corpulent ounces of sugar water priced higher than Texas crude. If this thing capsizes, I may well drown.<p>This 40-ounce Coke is considered a "medium." Presumably, the next size up is Lake …

Read this before you take $450 from AT&T

AT&T T, -0.71% is willing to pay T-Mobile TMUS, +0.02% customers $450 to switch carriers. It’s clearly a tempting offer, but analysts say T-Mobile …