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Lobster Bisque from Alex Hitz

An elegant and luscious soup is the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season and pay tribute to the comforts of tradition.<p>When I was growing up in Atlanta, Christmas was about concerts. That's because my stepfather, Robert Shaw, conducted at least 12 of them every year, including a festival of …

Milk Jam Crème Fraîche

Makes scant 1 cup Servings<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1 cup sugar<p>1 cup crème fraîche or sour cream<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring milk and sugar to a boil in a medium pot over medium heat, stirring to dissolve sugar (take care that milk doesn’t boil over). Reduce heat to low. Simmer …

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How to Make Monkey Bread

I like food that’s casual, a bit messy, and fun to eat with your hands—and monkey bread just happens to fit perfectly into all of these categories.<p>If you’ve never had the pleasure, monkey bread is a sweet bread made of little balls of yeasted dough rolled in butter and spiced sugar, then baked in a …

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25 Ways to Use Cinnamon

Pantry staple cinnamon is a superstar, particularly over the winter when you're craving a warm, spicy escape from whatever that week’s weather …

The Food Lab: How To Make Lobster, Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, and Tomato Sandwiches

GalleryThe Food Lab: How To Make Lobster, Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, and Tomato Sandwiches<p>More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>In my earlier days as a real live line cook, I spent a good deal of time shucking oysters, frying clams, and steaming lobsters at Barbara …

Classic New Orleans Muffuletta Sandwich Recipe

The classic New Orleans sandwich combines a homemade olive salad with layers of thin-sliced Italian cold cuts. The secret is to let it rest before eating so the olive juices get absorbed into the bread.<p><b>Note:</b> Giardiniera is a pickled vegetable mix that can be found in Italian delis or jarred in …

New England Lobster Rolls with Lemon Chive Mayonnaise Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I've had many lobster roll cravings- there's something about the sweet, tender lobster meat in the warm, buttery roll that gets me every time. Now I know that there's a lot of debate as to what the best lobster roll recipe is. Some purists simply put steamed lobster in a buttered, …

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How to Make Perfect Paella Every Time

<b>By Martha Rose Shulman</b><p>I was so saddened by the recent death of food writer Penelope Casas. I never met her, but I've long depended on her work for my own research. Her first cookbook, <i>The Foods & Wines of Spain</i>, was published in 1979 and was for decades the only act in town if you wanted to know …

Chinese Fakeout: Beef and Asparagus Stir Fry | Crumb: A Food Blog

Of all my guilty pleasures (and lord knows, I have many), Chinese takeout has got to be one of my guiltiest, in all its greasy, salty, deep-fried, …

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Crunchy Fried Chocolate Wontons Recipe

Wontons for dessert? You betcha. These crunchy chocolate filled envelopes are delicate, light as air, and dusted with sweet Chinese five spice.<p>Notes:<p>Make sure the wontons are sealed well to prevent chocolate from seeping out during frying.<br>• Keep unused wontons covered while working to keep them from …

Egg Drop Soup Recipe

This recipes is part of Chinese Restaurant Appetizer Week<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 quart homemade or store-bought low-sodium chicken broth4 ounces chinese ham, chinese dried sausage, or slab bacon6 scallions, greens thinly sliced, whites left whole1-inch knob of ginger1 teaspoon whole white …

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Honey Coriander Shortbread Recipe

Shortbread is among the simplest of cookie doughs, but, as with anything simple, carelessness will show. The better the butter, the softer and more flavorful your cookies will be (at work I'm lucky enough to have Plugra, a high fat European butter, as my default option). Don't skimp on the citrus …

Yummy Butternut Squash Pasta Recipe With Parmesan, Nutmeg and Sage

I'm always looking for recipes that put fall and winter flavors like butternut squash to work in vegetarian fare. A thoughtful pasta recipe like this one is a great way to turn meatless meals into a main course. If you're looking for festive fare that satisfies both vegetarians and your …