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Oven-Fried Chicken Katsu Banh Mi - Turntable Kitchen

Matt and I had a raised voices sort of argument about this sandwich, of all things, last weekend. The kind where you wonder, fifteen minutes after …

Tomato and Goat Cheese Cobbler

Baker and author Zoe Nathan says that this cherry tomato and goat cheese cobbler recipe is one of her favorite summer breakfasts. I get that. I do. …

Cheese

The Perfect Apple Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A long love affair with fall apples led me on my quest for the perfect apple cake. I've already got the pie thing down. When trying different cake recipes, I found the right combination, from using different techniques and varying quantities from several recipes, all mashed into one. …

Curried Vegetable and Chickpea Stew

Thinking about pulling out your slow-cooker, now that it's October? If we haven't convinced you yet to break it out of storage, we hope this recipe …

Slow Cookers

How To Fix Your Worst Apartment Problems

It's the little details that can make or break your interior game. The wrong lampshade can subtly alter the vibe of a whole space. One too many …

Spiked Pistachio Cupcake Milkshake Recipe

It was some serious mad genius boozy milkshake alchemy when Jessica decided to mix vanilla-frosted cupcakes + pistachio gelato + chocolate …

Shells & Cheese (with Bacon & Peas)

Sometimes you feel like making macaroni and cheese that involves whipping up a roux, then making a white sauce, then adding cheese to make it a …

Stovetop Eggplant With Harissa, Chickpeas, and Cumin Yogurt Recipe

Eggplants have always been a difficult vegetable for me. They come in different shapes, sizes, colors, and stripes and are surrounded by dos and don'ts. But with enough delicious recipes under your belt, it's pretty easy to overlook the post-cooking appearance and realize that all those dos and …

Momofuku's Pork Buns Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Adapted from Momofuku by David Chang —Merrill Stubbs<p><b>Makes: about 25 buns</b><p><b>Pork Belly and Quick-Pickled Cucumbers</b><p>6 pounds skinless pork belly<br>• 1/2 cup plus 1 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar<br>• 2 thick Kirby cucumbers, cut into 1/8-inch-slices<p>Put the pork belly in a roasting …

Chicken Quesadillas

Chicken Quesadillas are absolutely a go-to recipe in our household, but while I’ve made them on my show (and have posted different variations of …

Corn Soup with Tofu Larb Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe begins with a simple corn stock. Corn kernels, onion, and ginger are sautéed, then buzzed into a velvety, smooth soup and topped with larb-style tofu. Larb is a Thai and Laotian preparation of ground meat, but this recipe uses tofu, instead. Did you know you can cook tofu …

Tomato Soup with Tyrolean Goat Cheese Dumplings Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This soup is a strong concentrate of 2 pounds of tomatoes, cooked with skin and seeds for just 10 minutes and puréed. Some garlic rubbed with salt to a smooth paste, a tiny bit of broth, some vinegar and basil, that’s all it needs. The Tyrolean dumplings are made of fresh goat cream …

Saffron and Turmeric Corn Summer Soup Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This soup is both light and decadent, both exotic and familiar; it's the perfect balance of sweet and spice. Eaten hot or cold, every bite is a comforting and welcome surprise of flavors. —Tasty Plan<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> This soup will convince all of your senses that summer will never …

Recipes

Roasted Chicken Ramen

Roasted Chicken Ramen.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 11, 2014 73<p>It’s kind of a secret… but I’m a ramen freak.<p>So very true. I’d probably eat it everyday if I …

How to Make a Funfetti Cake from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Make an artifically delicious childhood treat a little bit more authentic. Molly Yeh from My Name is Yeh shows us how.</i><p>Deep in the heart of Park …

Old-Fashioned Lemon Sugar Cookies

These large cookies have a classic lemony flavor, a chewy texture, and glistening, crackly tops created with a double sprinkling of sanding sugar.

The Best Sweet Potato Biscuits Recipe

Thick and mellow sweet potato purée makes these colorful biscuits tender, moist, and light. Despite their vibrant color, sweet potato biscuits have a buttery flavor that's as classic as they come—perfect to serve alongside hearty soups and stews, or with a simple spoonful of blueberry jam.<p>Why It …

Grilled Corn, Avocado, and Queso Fresco Crostini Recipe

Grilled sweet corn, buttery avocado, and tangy queso fresco are a Mexican-inspired topping for these easy crostini.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Sweet summer corn gets an edge of deep flavor from a quick char on a hot grill.<br>• Avocado, queso fresco, lime, and cilantro bring well-rounded Mexican flavors to the …

Cherry Couscous & Arugula Salad

Cherry Couscous & Arugula Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette (plus a giveaway!)<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 5 mins<br>• Total Time: 25 …

Classic Madeleines

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Annie Bell | Annie Bell’s Baking Bible | Kyle Books, 2013<p>These meltingly tender little madeleines are essentially made …

The Best Fried Chicken Recipe You'll Ever Try

Credit: Courtesy of Georgi Richardson.<p>It doesn't get much more American than celebrating Independence Day with fried chicken. But, not all golden …

Our Favorite Cheesecake Recipes

Topping cheesecake with shimmering fruit is nothing new, but we spun this one in a fresh direction by swapping out the expected cherries for ruby-red rhubarb-raspberry gelee.

Dessert

Colored Sand • A Subtle Revelry

Although spring is right around the corner, the weather here is not warm enough for garden work just yet. To update my house and quench my desire for …

Road Trip! 19 Snacks You’ll Need for One Epic Summer Adventure

The ingredients for a memorable road trip are simple: good company, great music, kitschy (and strategic) pitstop attractions and scrumptious snacks. If you take care of the first three items on the list, we’ll gladly take care of the last one for you. This culinary collection is chock full of yummy …

20 Tasty Tofu Recipes For Vegetarians and Meat Lovers Alike

Some people hate tofu, but we’re not entirely sure why. Yes, it tastes not the greatest right out of the wrapper, but if you dress it up, it’s gosh darn delicious. Not convinced? After looking through these 20 recipes, you’ll be ready to give it another try.<p>1. Maple-Glazed Tofu With Rice Noodles: …

Healthy Eating

12 Yummy Recipes You’ll Never Believe Were Made With Cornmeal

When you hear “cornmeal,” chances are cornbread and corn muffins come to mind. Don’t get us wrong, we love a good corn muffin, but sometimes we want more. More variety, more flavor, more cooking creativity. We’ve told you about the many ways to cook with fresh corn, and now we’re bringing you a …

Mandilicious Christmas Project 2

<i>The holiday season is here and I can guarantee that 98% of us still have people that we need to find the perfect gift for. So here is where I come</i> …

DIY Wax Paper Backdrop

From Katie M Kulper... What I love about this backdrop is it's simplicity. The light and airy quality is impactful yet doesn't take attention away …

Best in Bridal: Fall 2014

See the top looks from each collection<p>From short and white to flowing and pink, brides have more options than ever. See the top 5 gowns from each of the most in-demand bridal designers this season.