M. Willis

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100 Percent Whole Wheat Bread Recipe

"Nice soft whole wheat bread with added grains. Makes a 2 large loaves. Double recipe for 3 smaller loaves."<p>Ingredients<p>1 3/4 cups warm water (110 …

Baking

Bikepacking Vermont's Beer Trail

Photo: Logan Watts/bikepacking.com<p>The seed for the Green Mountain Gravel Growler was planted back in 2013, when I visited Vermont and discovered a rabbit hole of a craft beer scene. The stage was set once I learned that Vermont boasts the highest percentage of unpaved roads in the country, making …

Bikepacking

Flour Bakery's Famous Banana Bread

<i>Flour’s Famous Banana Bread. Hands down the best ever banana bread.</i><p>When it comes to banana bread, there is only one recipe I have come across that …

Breakfast

Ladies Kisses

<b>Author Notes:</b> Baci di Dama, one of the most delicious biscuits in Italy, are typical from Piemonte in the north of Italy. Now you can find them pretty much everywhere. Desserts made with chocolate and hazelnuts are very common in Italy and these biscuits are made with skinless roasted hazelnuts …

Dessert

All the books Bill Gates has recommended over the last eight years

Bill Gates has become a powerful influence on publishing. An endorsement from the philanthropist and Microsoft cofounder can cause tangible sales spikes, reminiscent of the golden ticket that once came with being picked for Oprah’s book club.<p>So just what does Gates read? Quartz manually compiled …

Books

On This Weekend: A Festival Dedicated to Pies

The Southern Highlands – a 90-minute drive south west of Sydney – is home to more than 30 pie makers, and throughout June they'll be celebrating with …

This Is the Summer You Start Making Homemade Salad Dressing

By Alex Delany<p>"But it's never as good as the bottled stuff," you say? We're here to help.<p>I grew up in a bottled salad dressing household. There were brief periods of my life when oil and vinegar would be placed on the table—a nod to health or culture or maybe something else I was missing …

Healthy Eating

18 Vegetarian Bowls That Make Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner a Breeze

Story of our life: We want a meal that’s healthy-ish but also satisfying and comforting. Luckily, these 18 vegetarian bowl recipes exist. They’re …

How to Make a Georgian Cheese Boat (Khatchapuri) | The Nosher

I first fell in love with adjaruli khatchapuri, also known as Georgian cheese bread or cheese boat, at Marani Restaurant in Queens, NY. This …

The Last Temptation

How evangelicals, once culturally confident, became an anxious minority seeking political protection from the least traditionally religious president in living memory<p>One of the most extraordinary things about our current politics—really, one of the most extraordinary developments of recent …

Religion

Chocolate and salted cashew cookies

Yield18<p>Jonathan Gregson<p>Ingredients<p>75g unsalted cashew nuts, roughly chopped with some left whole<br>• 250g good-quality milk chocolate<br>• 250g unsalted butter, …

Dessert

If male authors described men in literature the way they describe women

<i>Inspired by Vulture’s cringe-inducing compilation of the descriptions of female characters in screenplays, and the viral Twitter threads (including</i> …

Star Wars

Cran-Apple Carrot Muffins

This muffin recipe uses whole wheat flour, flaxseed, applesauce, and Greek yogurt in place of a more traditional mix of white flour, butter, eggs and …

Check

Do you like big bundts and you cannot lie?

30 Days of Vegetarian Recipes

Whether you already participate in #meatlessmonday or not, we have a whole new challenge for you: an entire month of vegetarian eating. We've …

Dry-Fried Green Beans

A dish you’ll find in many Chinese restaurants, this recipe for dry-fried green beans gives you the flexibility to use different ground meat or make …

What to Cook This Weekend

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. A few days ago, my colleagues Julia Moskin and Kim Severson delivered a bombshell …

Showstopping Holiday Desserts For Home Cooks Of All Skill Levels

If you're a noted chef and invited to a holiday party, it's kind of assumed that you'll bring something homemade along. At least that's how it usually goes for Yotam Ottolenghi, who admits his success can sometimes intimidate hosts.<p>But you don't have to be a world-class chef to make showstopping …

Baking

This Monkey Bread Is Bonkers Delicious

Monkey see, monkey do, monkey bread.<p>Who can resist warm monkey bread coated in cinnamon sugar? We improved on the comfort food by swapping store-bought biscuit dough for a homemade brioche dough (it's not as hard as it sounds!). The result: an entire cake of pillowy pull-apart bites enough to feed …

The Cakes We Can't Stop Making From Ottolenghi & Goh's Sweet

A couple of months ago, Sarah Jampel predicted that of all of the eye-catching desserts in <i>Sweet: Desserts from London's Ottolenghi</i>, the one that everyone would return to time and time again would be the humble Lemon and Poppyseed Cake.<p>This month, our Baking Club is focused on Yotam Ottolenghi and …

Mini Cherry Almond Christmas Cakes

Ingredients<p>Icing:<p>1/4 cup butter softened<br>• 1 3/4 cup icing sugar<br>• 2 tablespoons whipping cream<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla<br>• 2 tablespoons corn syrup<br>• 340 g almond …

7 Cookies to Bake (and Devour) This Holiday Season - Chowhound

We think there's nothing quite as festive as baking a batch of holiday cookies! We like to make a day out of it, get the kids in the kitchen, and try …

18 Easy Cookie Recipes You'll Make on Repeat

Most of them only require one bowl!<p>Sometimes you just need a cookie—but not the kind that you have to spend all day baking. These 18 easy cookie recipes can be thrown together for that birthday or holiday party you forgot about, or as a reward after a long week. No occasion necessary—they're just …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This Is Exactly How Long You Need to Hold a Plank to Flatten Your Belly

To reap the most rewards, performing three sets of planks for up to 60 seconds each is ideal, according to Doug Sklar, a certified personal trainer …

The best indoor cycling training apps

Yes, we would all rather ride outside. But when weather, work and the rest of your life rules that out, riding inside can be highly productive. Here …

Joe: Historians will look back at First Lady Melania Trump's anti-bullying cause

First Lady Melania Trump was in Michigan promoting the 'No One Eats Alone' initiative, which is part of National Bullying Prevention Month. The panel …

Dorothy Dunnett's Lymond Chronicles: far more than sex and swords

This saga of a courageous 15th-century Scottish nobleman, contending over six volumes with many a lethal challenge, has kept me rapt for 30 years<p>‘Lymond is back.” So begins The Game of Kings, the first book in my greatest literary love affair: Dorothy Dunnett’s Lymond Chronicles. I first discovered …

St. Cataldus Catacombs

Overshadowed by other, more famous Maltese catacombs, this ancient burial chamber has one of the best examples of a ritual agape table.<p>This small …

How (And Why) To Bake Your Own Artisanal Bread - Chowhound

The days of pre-sliced supermarket sandwich bread are long gone—now, crusty artisan loaves from local millers and bakers reign supreme. These hearty …