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Chocolate Chunk–Pumpkin Seed Cookies

Makes about 18 Servings<p>For the ideal chewy brownie-ish texture, take care not to overbake these spiced cookies.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ cups raw pumpkin seeds (pepitas)<p>2½ cups all-purpose flour<p>½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>2 teaspoons kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon baking soda<p>½ teaspoon ground …

Dai Due's Master Brined Chicken

Makes enough brine for two 2½-lb. chickens Servings<p>This brine will add both moisture and flavor to your birds.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 ounces kosher salt (1 cup Diamond Crystal or ½ cup Morton)<p>¼ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon black peppercorns<p>1 lemon, halved<p>1–2 2½-pound chickens<p>Recipe …

37 Dessert Recipes Even Grandma Would Approve Of

Grandma knows best.<p>For more, like Spoon University on Facebook and pin them on Pinterest.

Chocolate brownie cookies Recipe on Food52

• 3 cups powdered sugar<br>• 3/4 cup cocoa powder<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 egg whites<br>• 1 egg<br>• 4 ounces dark chocolate, chopped<p>Preheat oven to 350F. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.<br>• Whisk powdered sugar, cocoa powder and salt in a large bowl.<br>• Whisk in egg whites and egg. Then fold in chopped chocolate.<br>• Spoon …

This Man Ran the Entire Appalachian Trail in 46 Days. Here's What He Ate Along the Way

What foods fuel a man who completed the entire Appalachian Trail in 46 days? We spoke to ultrarunner and vegan Scott Jurek to find out.<p>In a sport that already dances on the fringe of society, ultrarunner Scott Jurek is a true rarity. As one of the athletes who helped make ultramarathons—any race …

How to make the best-ever sangria

What makes sangria the most loved drink of the summer? Is it the wine? The brandy? Or the stirring with love?<p>Is there a more summery drink than sangria? The answer is no. (Back off, mojito). When it comes to seasonal sipping, sangria fits the bill for the fairest season of them all. Simply put, …

Super spreads! 4 must-try DIY nut butter recipes that are healthy and delicious

Folks are slathering nut butter on everything from apples to gluten-free toast, and also stirring them into smoothies and even using them to top kale chips. Nut butters are rich in healthy monounsaturated fats and are also a good source of plant-based protein, making them a key element of vegan and …

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Natural Red Velvet Cupcakes made with Beets

It’s been about a year and a half since I posted my favourite red velvet cake recipe on Je suis alimentageuse. Since I’ve found that recipe, I use it …

Chocolate Cupcakes with Candy Cane Buttercream

Wow, it’s been aaaaaages since I last posted a recipe! I feel like I’m going through blogging withdrawal… Which means: time for a new recipe!<p>And a …

Peppermint Fudge Cookies

<i>by</i> megan <i>on</i> December 11, 2010 11<p>Day 11 of the 12 Days of Christmas Treats!<p>This is a classic chocolate cookie recipe with a fun Christmas twist. I …

Cherry and Chocolate Puff Pastry Pie

Cherry and Chocolate Puff Pastry Pie<p>You’ve been craving for sweets for quite some time now but you haven’t had the time to sit down and bake your …

Beyond Fruitcake: Cranberry Bundt Cake Recipe

Since I was a child, my Nana would make a 1-2-3-4 bundt cake (1 cup butter, 2 cups sugar, 3 cups flour, 4 eggs). She added lemon zest, toasted nuts, …

A Homemaker's Diary: Baking Basic white and brown Bread in India

<b>"The smell of good bread baking, like the sound of lightly flowing water, is indescribable in its evocation of innocence and delight...</b><p><b>[Bread making</b> …

Flourless chocolate cake with Irish-coffee cream recipe

A rich, dense chocolate cake to serve with whisky-laced whipped cream<p><b>SERVES</b><p>8<p><b>INGREDIENT</b><p>320g (11½oz) plain chocolate (70 per cent cocoa solids), broken into pieces<br>• 160g (5½oz) butter<br>• 145g (5oz) caster sugar<br>• 5 medium eggs, separated<br>• 40g (1½oz) ground almonds<br>• icing-sugar for dusting<p><b>for the cream</b><p>½ tbsp …

Raspberry Swirl Pound Cake

A pop of color usually makes baked goods stand out, whether you’re talking about berry-filled sandwich cookies or sprinkles on top of a cake. At …

DIY Love Elixirs: Infused Simple Syrups

Do love potions exist? I say yes. Okay, <i>kind of</i>. The words <i>potion</i> and <i>elixir</i> both imply conjury - perhaps a bubbling test tube or a little amber bottle …

How to Make MARSHMALLOW FONDANT - The Best Fondant Recipe for Cakes and Cupcakes

How to Color Fondant & Storage Advice & Tips - A Cupcake Addiction FOUNDATIONS Tutorial

S'mores Cupcakes

February 3, 2014<p>S’mores Cupcakes<p>Chocolate Cupcakes with a graham cracker crust and toasted marshmallowy meringue frosting. Oh. my. gosh. These were …

Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Pound Cake

Happy New Year, my friends! Did everyone have a nice holiday? Are you all settled back into your daily grind? My holidays were way too short. I …

Homemade Vanilla Coffee Liqueur

Kahlúa is a coffee liqueur that is very popular with coffee lovers and is something I often use in baking to add an extra boost of coffee flavor to …

Coffee and Kahlua Brownie Bites

A bottle of Kahlua or Homemade Vanilla Coffee Liqueur is a great thing to have around the kitchen. This is partly because you can use it to make …

Cranberry, Ginger & Almond Chocolate Chunk Cookies

If you ever shop at Trader Joe’s, you’ve probably seen their impressive Pound Plus chocolate bars. These bars are made of high quality Belgian …

Sparkling Spiked Eggnog Ganache Cupcakes

I was so happy when my husband offered to put up our Christmas tree this year. With all the baking and book-writing going on, I simply didn't have …

Eggnog Pound Cake

I always have eggnog around during the holidays. I like to make my own, of course, but when there are so many store bought options I just can’t …

Cranberry, Cherry, Macadamia Nut and Pistachio Sugar Cookies

Christmas cookies don’t have to be complicated, but it is always nice to put a little something extra in them that you might not include the rest of …

red (wine) velvet cupcakes

I have a few life mottos that I attempt to practice on a daily basis. They mostly involve cocktails and yoga breaths and laughing and sharing cookies …