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61 Easy Pasta Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Lose the jarred sauce—we're confident you won't need it with these easy pastas in your weeknight dinner arsenal.<p>When it comes to quick and easy weeknight pasta, you can lose those jars. And boxes. And packets of powder (ew). There’s no need for the pre-made stuff, because you can pack serious …

Eat the World (Yes, the Entire World) Along Atlanta's Buford Highway

Where to find Atlanta's best dim sum, tacos, and pho.<p>Everything I know about ethnic food, I learned on Atlanta’s <b>Buford Highway</b>. I learned how to eat Shanghai-style soup dumplings (bite off the little knot and slurp). I learned that a deeply flavorful, clean-tasting broth is the key to incredible …

Homemade Veggie Fritters = Best Morning Ever

How to make fritters with leftover grains and whatever greens you have on hand.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s a chance</i> …

Start Your Day With Our Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich and Have the Best Morning Ever

We fought. We ate. We nodded silently, awestruck, and ate some more. And then we declared: This is the ultimate homemade egg sandwich.<p>We have some pretty strong opinions on what goes into the perfect breakfast sandwich: English muffins and American cheese are non-negotiable. The eggs must be …

6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Roasting Vegetables

We share how to roast vegetables to perfection with 6 tips from our test kitchen<p>Roasting vegetables seems easy enough, right? Just chop 'em up, put 'em on a sheet pan, and throw them in the oven. Basically, yes. But there are some specific things you should keep in mind to get crispy-yet-tender …

45 Ground Meat Recipes for Simple, Comforting Dinners

These 45 ground meat recipes will take you all through fall, so break out your favorite wooden spoon and get to it.<p><b>Ground meat can provide a ton of flavor to quick dinners and slow-cooked meals alike.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a longer project like lasagna bolognese or just want to make some …

35 Weeknight Vegetarian Recipes to Embrace #MeatlessMonday

These hearty vegetarian mains prove going meatless isn't all salads.<p><b>With so many tasty, hearty vegetarian</b> options, it's never been easier to skip the meat for a day or two. These vegetarian mains are filling and fast enough to get on the table tonight.

Cream Cheese Pound Cake Recipe

Cream Cheese Pound Cake Recipe<p>Author: The Jenny Evolution<p>Ingredients<p>1½ cups butter, salted & softened<br>• 8 oz cream cheese<br>• 3 cups sugar<br>• 6 eggs<br>• 1 Tablespoon …

Your Spring Weekend Menu Plan, With Cocktails for Every (Yep!) Meal

These weekend menu ideas pair some of our best spring recipes with our favorite drinks. Bon Appétit!<p></head>Rejoice! TGIF! It's the freakin' weekend! However you wanna say it, we're stoked for two blissful days of warmer weather and good eating. Here are the best combinations of food and drinks you …

11 Cookies With a Mouthwatering Surprise Inside

How Ike Barinholtz of 'The Mindy Project' Ate His Way Through Las Vegas in One Big Fat Weekend

When Ike Barinholtz attempts to eat his way through Las Vegas, photographic evidence is mandatory.<p><b>When we challenged Ike Barinholtz</b> to spend a weekend in Las Vegas binge-eating like a food critic (read: nonstop), you bet we brought a camera. Here's how the weekend went down (learn even more on the …

Fully Loaded Black Bean Nachos with Red and Green Salsas

4 to 6 Servings<p>You might have more of the salsas than you need; serve them on the side for dipping. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pico de Gallo<p>3 plum tomatoes, seeded, chopped<p>½ red onion, finely chopped<p>1 jalapeño, finely chopped<p>1 tablespoon …

How to Not Screw Up Your Seared Salmon (Or Sautéed Onions!)

It's okay: Basic cooking mistakes happen. Even something as simple as a seared piece of fish.<p><i>Yes, sometimes even BA staffers make basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as searing a piece of salmon. Below, associate web editor Rochelle Bilow confesses her fish disaster to digital</i> …

36 Ways to Eat Sandwiches for Every Meal

There's a sandwich in here with your name on it.<p>Whether you like your sandwiches hot or cold, savory or sweet, these recipes will have you rollin' in bread from breakfast to dessert.

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Buttery Potatoes, Fried Chicken, and Cream Puffs: Your Saturday Night Dinner Party Menu

Digital food editor Dawn Perry is planning a dream dinner for her 11-year-old niece's birthday—here's what's on the menu.<p>This weekend, my eldest sister and my niece are visiting New York City from Baltimore to celebrate my niece's 11th birthday. It's my niece's first time here and between <i>The Lion</i> …

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Everybody, Chill: 19 Recipes to Make and Freeze Now

Stock your ice box with a few weekend-made meals (pot pies, meaty baked pastas, and curries are all great) and forget all about dinner stress.<p><b>No matter how hard we try</b>, getting home with enough time to prep, cook, and actually enjoy dinner can be a challenge. But that's what the freezer is for, …

50 Cheesy Parmesan Recipes for Breakfast, Dinner, and Everything In-Between

We love Parmesan cheese on everything. Especially these recipes.<p><b>When it's nutty-salty-cheesy you're after</b>, only Parmesan will do. We'll eat just about anything with Parm, but these 50 recipes are particularly good.

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Bright and Easy: Pasta Recipes for Spring

Bursting with color, from single shades to the full spectrum, each of our spring pastas is a lavish treat for the eye, yet still super-simple to pull together.<p>Create a colorful yet minimal palette with emerald-green arugula. The peppery greens do double duty: First, they’re blended with garlic, …

17 of Our Favorite Fried Chicken Recipes

These 17 recipes for fried chicken are so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.<p>Put on an apron, grab a cast-iron skillet, and prepare to fry up chicken so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.

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A taste of the East: John Whaite's sensational saffron recipes

Saffron, a complex, colourful spice with a history stretching back to Europe’s earliest days, adds a touch of Eastern promise to dishes<p>I’ve always been mad about saffron. I don’t know whether it’s the unique taste and the sunny colour, or that air of exclusivity – I’ve always been a sucker for …

Saffron buns with almond cream recipe

There is nothing more delicious than a Swedish saffron bun.<p>If you are looking for an exotic take on an Easter bun, I cannot think of anything finer.<p><b>MAKES</b><br>6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the dough</b><br>140ml/5fl oz milk<br>140ml/5fl oz water<br>Generous pinch of saffron strands (at least a 0.4g jar)<br>1 large egg<br>5g salt<br>30g/1¼oz …

50 Easter Brunch Recipes That Don't Take All Day

Eat eggs before you hunt for them.<p>Easter gives you an excuse to eat eggs and chocolate all day without anyone thinking you're weird. Kick off the morning—pre-Easter egg hunt—with chocolate waffles, baked eggs, pancakes, or something else equally easy and crowd-pleasing.

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Get lost in Japan’s ancient samurai town

Kanazawa’s narrow, winding streets confound visitors, just as they confused intruders centuries ago.<p>It was early morning in Kanazawa’s historical Higashi Chaya district, a row of old latticed teahouses in a town that’s convoluted in both its layout and history. Steam wafted up from the stone road. …

45 Easter Desserts (That You Can Eat All Spring)

Here's an excuse to eat even more sweets.<p>As far as candy holidays go, Easter is less indulgent than Halloween, but still full of sweets. Since you're eating chocolate bunnies and Peeps, it wouldn't hurt <i>too</i> much to keep the sugar rush going with more dessert. Finish off a brunch or family dinner …

Be a Better Cook by Building a Better Kitchen Workstation

To be a better cook, you first need a better workstation. Here's how to set yourself up for success.<p>It takes a lot to become a great cook, but precision knife skills, braising know-how, and the ability to make a braided pie crust are only part of the equation. Behind (okay, in front of) every …

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This Japanese Inn Has Been Open For 1,300 Years

Houshi Ryokan was founded in 718. It is one of the oldest family businesses in the world; 46 generations have managed the <i>ryokan</i> in its 1,300 years. Filmmaker Fritz Schumann profiles the current caretakers, Zengoro and Chizuko Houshi, as they struggle to determine the <i>ryokan</i>'s future after the death …

Unleash Your Inner Baking Ninja with These 5 Pie Recipes

Are you a pie ninja? Do you want to be? These challenging pie recipes are also our most rewarding.<p><b>The most challenging recipes</b> are also the most rewarding—and these intricate pies and tarts are no exception. Embrace your inner pie ninja and show these desserts who's boss.<p>This Caramelized Garlic, …

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You are almost certainly starting salary negotiations wrong

Asking for a raise is one of the most fraught parts of a working life, a process maniacally Googled and agonized over with friends. Advice is often conflicting. Don’t give your number first, or always do. Start with a number you don’t really expect to get, or ask for nothing at all.<p>A frequent piece …

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Oatmeal Walnut Caramel Coffee Cake Recipe

Oatmeal Walnut Caramel Coffee Cake Recipe<p>A satisfying nutty cake perfect for breakfast, or a snack.<p>Author: ©Amy Johnson | She Wears Many Hats<p>Recipe …