Misti Cook

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Slow Cooker Party Mix

<i>Welcome to Slow Cooker Sunday! Plug in and chill out for what’s supposed to be the laziest day of the week.</i><p>This one is easy, but it takes some …

French Recipes for a Bastille Day Picnic

We have a love affair with France’s creamy and crumbly cheeses, crusty baguettes with their soft centers, and swoon-worthy fragrant sauces. So we …

Pizza with a Pedigree in Brooklyn

The news just gets better in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, whose fast-improving dining choices now include promising pizza with deep New York roots. At …

20th Century Café's Russian Honey Cake, in Animated GIFs!

After I tasted the Russian honey cake at this little café in San Francisco last year, I tweeted “This is the best cake I have ever eaten.” Its …

Watch Pit Masters Define What Makes Great Barbecue

In this video produced by Southern Foodways, pitmaster <b>John Currence</b> — of LaMar Lounge in Oxford, Mississippi — and his colleagues talk about <b>what makes great barbecue</b>. Currence on perfecting smoked meat: "Barbecue is one of the most, you know, contentious subjects out there, to mess with barbecue, …

A Southern Vegetable Dinner; Cubanos to Celebrate Chef

<b>ATLANTA</b>— Chef <b>Sean Brock</b> (Husk, Charleston, Nashville) is popping up in Atlanta this month. Brock will be joining his friend, chef <b>Linton Hopkins</b> at Restaurant Eugene for a one-night only pop-up on Monday, July 21. The two chefs will be preparing a meal of vegetables. Called '<b>A Southern Vegetable</b> …

Meat Dreams: Italian Chefs on Their First Meat Memories

Eater asked some of Italy's leading chefs — including <b>Claudio Gargioli, Rosanna Marziale, Roy Caceres, Cristina Bowerman</b>, and arguably the nation's leading pizzaiolo, <b>Franco Pepe</b> — to share their strongest meat memories. The results range from anatomy lessons at the dinner table to forced meat juice …

4 Wildcard-Winning Recipes

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we 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. Every other Saturday, we'll roundup the most recent winners.</i><p>Thanks to our community, we've got four more recipes to add to our …

3 Things to Pick Up at the Market This Weekend

<i>Here at Food52, we like to talk about what we’re buying at the market: what’s new, what’s exciting, the market's best finds. This is our water cooler talk. And now, we want you to join in.</i><p>Summer produce is finally starting to hit its stride, which means the market is getting busier, and we're …

Lemon Balm and 20 Ways to Use It

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more. This post was brought to you by our friends at Evolution Fresh, who like fresh, flavorful ingredients as much as we do.</i><p><i>Today: We wouldn’t leaf you hanging -- we’re sharing all of the</i> …

Cherry Compote

50<p>I think I have something wrong with me. I seem to be afflicted with a particular malady that forces me to buy way too many summer fruits when …

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How to Grill Tomatoes, Then Cook With Them

There's nothing like grill-charred tomatoes—except maybe incorporating them into these half-dozen summer salad recipes<p><b>There are fragrant, fresh tomatoes</b>; there are rich, concentrated tomato sauces; and then—somewhere deliciously in between—there are these blistered beauties. My mom deserves credit …

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10 Smart Tips For Hosting Your Best Summer Party

Claire Thomas of TheKitchyKitchen.com shares 10 rules that every hostess should abide by.<p>Planning on throwing a big summer soiree? The adorable Claire Thomas (pictured above) of website TheKitchyKitchen.com shares her entertaining 10 commandments that every party host should follow. For recipes and …