Melissa Moore

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16 Three-Ingredient Party Appetizers for the *Lazy* Hostess

Whether you’re planning a TV viewing party, bridal shower or game day gathering, does this ever happen to you? You start out all ambitious, with a grocery list for some outrageous guacamole and crazy-impressive appetizers, but before you can get to a store, inertia sets in. Why does hostessing have …

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15 Pasta Recipes for Speedy 15-Minute Weeknight Dinners

When it comes to cooking during the week, the most time-efficient recipes are the most valuable. 30-minute meals used to be all the rage, but in this age of instant gratification, 15-minute dinners are the new standard. What’s the key to getting dinner on the table that quickly? Using quick-cooking …

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The best science fiction and fantasy novels – reviews roundup

Eric Brown on Radiance by Catherynne M Valente, Eleanor by Jason Gurley, Empire V by Victor Pelevin, A Gathering of Shadows by VE Schwab and Immortals by Jordanna Max Brodsky<p>In <b>Radiance</b> (Corsair, £16.99), her first adult novel for four years, Catherynne M Valente posits an absurdist alternative …

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Corn and Seafood Chowder Recipe

• In a Dutch oven or large saucepan over medium heat, saute onion in the butter.<br>• Add the minced garlic and cook, stirring, for 1 minute longer.<br>• Add the …

Seven-Vegetable Soup Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Toaster Strudel, a Little Fancy

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast—because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: We interrupt our regularly scheduled Breakfast of Champions content to bring you the next in our "Meet Our</i> …

Roast Beef Tenderloin with Caesar Crust

8 Servings<p>Lightly salting a center-cut tenderloin, a.k.a. chateaubriand, overnight allows the salt to penetrate this luxurious roast and keep it extra-flavorful and juicy.<p>December 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 4-pound center-cut beef tenderloin, fat and silverskin trimmed<p>Kosher salt<p>4 teaspoons freshly …

Recipes

8 Awesome Salads to Bring to a BBQ

Don't know what to bring to that Memorial Day BBQ? These crowd-pleasing salads have been tested and perfected, and are bound to be the most talked-about dishes at the party.<p><b>1. Black Bean Salad with Chipotle Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>Perfect for a summer BBQ, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead …

5 Perfect Picnic Menus

There are few things as wonderful as an outdoor meal when the weather's nice, but sometimes a casual backyard barbecue can turn into a full-blown, …

Turkey Barbacoa Tacos with Black Beans

8 Servings<p>Authentic barbacoa is a daylong event involving a whole animal and an underground fire pit. This take is easier and totally delicious.<p>March 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons sesame seeds<p>1½ pound plum tomatoes<p>10 garlic cloves, unpeeled<p>3 medium onions, unpeeled, halved through root, …

Our Most Mouthwatering Cover Recipes Since 2012

A collection of our cover recipes since 2012, from Skillet-Fried Chicken to Ultimate Sticky Buns to Sour Cherry Pie.<p><b>We'd like to think that every recipe that appears in the magazine is special.</b> But, we'll admit it, every month we do have a favorite child—our cover recipe. And so we've decided to …

9 Ways to Flavor Braised Kale

Kale salads are great—if you don’t mind a little chewing. For a wintery alternative, braise kale slowly until it becomes soft and silky.<p>Kale salads …

Caramelized Onions Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

It's surprisingly tricky to make caramelized onions. Here's what most people get wrong when cooking them.<p>Caramelized onions are good on pretty much…everything. The only problem? They're surprisingly tricky to make. They take time to slowly brown and caramelize. It's easy to burn them—and it's easy …

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