Pradeep Misra

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40+ Recipes That Make Feeding a Crowd a Breeze

Cooking for a crowd, be it a large family gathering or a dinner party, can be a bit of a challenge. Most recipes are scaled to yield four to six servings, and while many can be doubled with some basic math, it's certainly nice to have a handful of options that can be made as is. Here, we've rounded …

Focus Stacking Made Simple: Get Pin-Sharp Photos in 90 Seconds

The popularity and widespread use of focus stacking in landscape photography have dramatically increased over the last few years. The concept …

Make It Yourself: Go-To Vinaigrette

• Calories 225.29<br>• Fat 24.02g<br>• Sat fat 3.32g<br>• Cholesterol 0mg<br>• Cholesterol 2.30g<br>• Fiber 0.23g<br>• Sugar 1.48g<br>• Protein 0.17g<br>• Sodium 222.01mg<p>Calories 225.29<br>• Fat 24.02g<br>• Sat …

29 Tasty Dairy-Free Soups That'll Soothe Your Soul

Whether you're dairy-free, lactose intolerant, or just looking to try something new.

Vietnamese prawn noodle soup

INGREDIENTS<p>1.5 litres of good chicken, beef, or veg stock<br>• 3 garlic cloves, very finely chopped<br>• 2 red chillies, deseeded for less heat if preferred, very finely chopped<br>• 2 sticks of lemongrass, first two layers removed, the white bit finely chopped<br>• 3cm piece of fresh ginger, peeled and very finely …

Breton cake

In a large bowl, place the flour, bread improver, water, salt and yeast. Mix until it forms a dough. Form the dough into a ball, cover with plastic …

Meera Sodha’s tomato curry recipe

In India, tomatoes tend to be used as a background ingredient, with the odd, and very tasty, exception<p>Last year I moved house and finally got a patch of earth to call my own. The first thing I did was plant seeds of my favourite vegetables in every inch of soil. I soon learned, however, that …

11 Genius Ways To Cook Pasta You've Never Heard Of

Warning: untraditional pasta preparations ahead. Sorry not sorry, Italy.

15 Incredible, Edible Egg Salad Recipes

You put SOOOOO much creativity into making beautiful Easter eggs each year, only to toss the whole bunch after the holiday. But here’s a food *reuse* idea that’s as green as spring. Store the eggs properly and you’ve got a real jump-start on delicious hard-boiled egg recipes. Everyone loves deviled …

The Best Potato Dishes Come From Ireland

From colcannon to potato galette to tender potato bread, Irish cooks make the best potatoes<p>The humble potato has a special place in Irish food. All …

Roasted beetroot tart with thyme, olives and Parmesan recipe

This beetroot tart with crème fraîche and Parmesan is a real winner<p>If you can’t find beetroot still with the leaves on, a couple of handfuls of spinach is a worthy alternative. I like to use the pretty pink candy cane beetroots for this recipe, but the deep red ones are also</b> …

Green Beans with Lemon Vinaigrette and Almonds

The Devil Has All The Best Tunes: How Musicians Discovered Their Dark Side

More than a century ago, Jelly Roll Morton was thrown out of the house by his grandmother for playing “the Devil’s music”. But Jazz was by no means …

Marmite-roasted cauliflower with walnuts and grapes

SERVES<p>Four as a starter<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 large cauliflower, leaves trimmed, halved top to bottom<br>• Approx 500ml whole milk<br>• 1 tbsp crème fraîche, or to taste<br>• 1 tbsp freshly grated Parmesan<br>• 50g butter<br>• 1 tsp Marmite (or use a knob of fresh yeast and a pinch of salt)<br>• 12 muscat grapes, halved<br>• 20 walnuts, broken into …

Easy Vegan Pressure-Cooker Miso Risotto Recipe

Miso paste is high in glutamates and will add a deep savory backbone to a dish without overwhelming it. We use a touch of miso paste in both our squash risotto and our mushroom risotto. In those recipes, the miso is a flavor enhancer. In this recipe, the miso is the star.<p>Why It Works<p>The pressure …

17 Hot Cocktail Recipes for Cold Winter Nights

As a kid, cold days meant warming mugs of hot chocolate and mulled cider. I still reach for cocoa and cider when it gets cold, but nowadays I often open up the liquor cabinet, too. While there's nothing wrong with adding just a shot of rum or whiskey to your mug, remember that you can treat hot …

Dairy Free Sour Cream Recipe

Y’all this <b>Dairy Free Sour Cream</b> is where it’s at. Many people are moving away from dairy these days. Maybe because so many kids these days cannot …

Hearty Roasted Mushroom Bisque

Hearty Roasted Mushroom Bisque – a rich and hearty flavorful soup that is warming to the core – this is straight up comfort food and you’ll want …

Grasshopper Pie, Raw, Vegan, Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Egg-free - Practical Stewardship

I haven’t had chocolate chip mint in a really long time, and I thought the flavor combination would make a great Grasshopper Pie. I adapted my …

Spiced pumpkin, tomato and chickpea stew

SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2kg pumpkin or squash<br>• 1 tsp cumin seeds<br>• 1 tsp coriander seeds<br>• 4 cardamom pods<br>• ½ tsp yellow or black mustard seeds<br>• 100ml vegetable or light olive oil<br>• 2 cloves garlic crushed to a cream<br>• 1 small green or red chilli, finely chopped (with seeds if extra heat is preferred)<br>• 1 large onion, peeled …

For Great Steak Sandwiches, Think Beyond the Steak

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>The big sell of a steak sandwich is that it's a <i>steak</i> sandwich. And yet, what makes any steak sandwich truly great is everything else between those two slices of bread (and maybe the bread, too). I don't …

15 Homemade Fast Food and Takeout Favorites (That Are at Least as Good as the Originals)

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Most of us, no matter how discerning we sometimes get about our meals, have a soft spot for fast food in one form or another. For some, it's a carton of greasy chow mein from the hole-in-the-wall Chinese restaurant down the …

Spiced avocado toast with black beans recipe

Pep up avocado toast with lime and chilli, black beans and feta for a snack that's packed with flavour<p>Avocado toast has almost become a cliché – I’ve lost count of the ways I’ve seen it prepared – but it’s also irresistible (and good for you). This makes a bit more of the avo-on-toast theme but you …

9 Ways to Snazzy Up Your Pie Edges

One of the first articles I wrote for Food52 many moons ago was about my favorite subject: making pies—and making them pretty, to boot. I covered a few decorative edges in that post, but I figured it was about time for a second go-around. There are so many ways to crimp the edge of your pie crust, …

The Tea Lover's Way to Make the Best Cold-Brew Iced Tea

Summer can be tricky season for a tea lover. At a time when tea shops everywhere are hawking their freshly picked spring harvests, it's too damn hot to pull out the kettle and brew any of them. (How people swig hot tea all summer in the swampy heat of Hong Kong and Chennai I do not know.) The …

The best Nutribullet breakfast smoothie recipes

For those unfamiliar with the gadget, <b>the NutriBullet is an extractor which pulverises vegetables, nuts, seeds and even the pips and stalks of your fruits</b>.<p>Here, we bring you the best breakfast smoothie recipes, featuring everything from almond to beetroot, that you can blitz up in seconds for a …

Yogurt with puffed quinoa and pomegranate

This is visually gorgeous and texturally interesting, with the smoothness of the yogurt punctuated with puffed quinoa and toasted sunflower seeds – a quick stunner at ease anchoring a brunch spread.<p>SERVES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 tbsp fresh pomegranate juice<br>• Drizzle of honey<br>• Dollop of Greek-style yogurt<br>• Handful …

National Picnic Week: the best recipes, from gazpacho shots to sausage rolls

It doesn’t take much to have the British thinking about picnics. A hint of blue sky, a stray shaft of sunlight, even a break in the drizzle, inspires some to reach for blankets, wicker baskets and coolboxes.<p>Supermarkets are brimming with inventive and delicious portable foodstuffs at this time of …

The brilliant (and healthy!) 15-minute dinner recipes you’ll want to make every night

You prepped your overnight oats and packed your lunch the night before, but if your stomach is growling by the time you get home from work (or a …

7 Recipes for Real (and Really Good) Homemade Frozen Yogurt

Frozen yogurt chains, with their cheery decorating schemes and adorably peppy names, are all over the place now, but it's hard to find one that's really serving <i>yogurt</i>. What's sold under the name is often sugared up beyond all recognition, dispensed at the pull of a lever, and buried under so many …