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6 Cakes, Pancakes and Donuts for Celebrating Mardi Gras

Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent, the period of fasting and prayer that preceeds Easter in many Christian traditions. It is also known as Fat …

Mango Bread Recipe: Exotic and Comforting Food

Mangoes are a versatile tropical fruit that can be enjoyed and found in grocery stores year round. They are most sweet and delicious when ripe and …

Your Guide to the Best Cinnamon Rolls of Your Life

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: Erin un-curls the cinnamon roll, from the dough to the filling to the frosting</i> …

9 Protein Bar Recipes to Try ASAP

Healthful Pursuit<p>Protein Bar Recipe: Carrot Cake<p>These protein bars have less than 250 calories per serving and pack a whopping 13 grams of protein. …

Dessert

English Muffins

1. In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the hook attachment, mix the flour with the salt, yeast and sugar to combine. Add the water and …

Breakfast

BA's Best Baked Ziti

6 Servings<p>We know ricotta is a traditional addition to baked ziti, but it has a tendency to get dry and grainy when baked. Our update uses a creamy Parmesan béchamel, in addition to a tangy tomato sauce, which together make for a super flavorful finished dish—that won’t dry out in the oven. This is …

Italian Food

Daniel Boulud’s Madeleines

Makes 12 large or 5 dozen mini Servings<p>As if you need another reason to make this madeleine recipe for dessert: The batter can be prepped the day before.<p>February 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>¾ cup all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting<p>2 large eggs<p>⅓ cup …

Baking

Braised Chicken with Capers and Parsley

4 Servings<p>White wine vinegar and capers pack tangy and briny flavors into this braise.<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 large onion, minced (1 1/2 cups)<p>4 chicken legs, drumsticks and thighs separated (about 2 pounds)<p>Kosher salt<p>1/2 cup minced flat-leaf parsley plus more …

Recipes

Oh-So Dunkable Raspberry Financiers

Named for their gold-bar looks and original banker clientele, financiers belong to the classic French baking repertory. Add a dash of raspberry coulis, and they’ll disappear faster than you can say Euronext<p>THE SPIRULINA POWER SMOOTHIE wasn’t always the treat of choice for bankers on the go looking …

Dessert

Welsh Cakes with a twist!

Welsh Cakes are a hybrid between a biscuit and scone, even though it says cake in the title! The mixture is very similar to that of a scone, but is …

Banana Bread with Crunchy Streusel Topping

I have been buying bananas at the grocery store each and every week for the past few months. I have been waiting for some extra bananas to be sitting …

pão de queijo (cheesy bread bites)

I spent one of the most delicious summers of my life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I lived in an apartment in the Copacabana neighborhood with three …

Beef Braised in Guinness Recipe

Tip<p>How to Thaw Beef<p>As with most meat, the safest way to thaw beef is in the refrigerator. Small cuts of beef can take up to 24 hours, while larger …

Peach and Hazelnut Mascarpone Bruschetta Recipe

1<p>Heat a grill pan or outdoor grill to medium high (about 375°F to 425°F).<p>2<p>Meanwhile, arrange the bread slices in a single layer on a baking sheet. …

Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

<i>Bon Appetit's Editor in Chief Adam Rapoport is sharing recipes and tips from his latest, The Grilling Book, all week long. We'll be rolling out his ideal Memorial Day feast -- one dish each day -- from his go-to steak to the drink in his hand.</i><p>Americans love skirt steak, but a lot of us don't know …

BBQ

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip Recipe

4<p>4 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 6 to 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>15 minutes<p>A sweet, creamy dip that tastes just like chocolate chip …

better chicken pot pies

There are over 900 recipes in this site’s archives, [which is completely nuts, but also conveniently gives me an answer to the ever-present “what do …

The Smoothie That Will Make You Jump Out of Bed

The Smoothie That Will Make You Jump Out of Bed

Classic Party Fondue

4 Servings<p>Raclette is the most mild tasting of these three cheeses, while Comté and Gruyère deliver some sharpness. For a crowd-pleasing mix, try 3 parts raclette to 1 part Comté and/or Gruyère.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound raclette cheese, Comté, and/or Gruyère, grated (about 5 cups)<p>1 …

Recipes

Graham Cracker Crumb Crust

A graham cracker crust is an easy to make option for all kinds of pies and desserts. A graham cracker crust will come together much more quickly than …

Banana-Oat Snack Cake

12 Servings<p>Loaded with oats and bananas, this is a great treat to have on hand after soccer or baseball practice.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into ½” pieces, melted, plus more for baking dish<p>1½ cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon …

Recipes

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

You'll want to load up on the citrus after you read this<p><i>By Aly Walansky for Daily Makeover</i><p>You might love lemonade and lemon chicken, but your skin and hair love lemons even more—they have an amazing range of beauty benefits. Here are some great uses for the sunny yellow fruit:<p><b>Clarifying …

Skin Care

Breakfast in Bed with Homemade English Muffins (and Doughnut Muffins, too!)

Breakfast in bed is rarely served at my house, but that's something I'm trying to rectify. I know it's considered best if someone makes it for you, …

4 Foods That Help Relieve Stress and Shrink Your Waistline

<b>Chocolate Milk</b><br>In the mood for something sweet? Go for this childhood favorite. "Chocolate milk has potassium, which helps relieve muscle spasms if you're dealing with physical stressors," says Gans. Just make sure to stick with the low-fat version.<p><b>Oatmeal</b><br>This fiber-packed food will keep you full …

More Uses for an Ice Cube Tray

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Meet an unlikely contender for your kitchen's true jack of all trades.</i><p>Ice cube …