Rachel Nelson

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5-Ingredient Strawberry Shortcakes Recipe

This strawberry shortcake recipe falls squarely into the maximum-return-for-minimum-investment category. Five ingredients and only five to 10 minutes of actual work for a simple dessert that will be better than most of the stuff you can get at the store.<p>Why It Works<p>Combining our 2-Ingredient …

27 Recipes for Toast, Crostini, Bruschetta, and Toppings

A deep archive of Bon Appétit's recipes for toast, crostini, bruschetta, and toppings for a slice of bread<p><b>We'll admit it:</b> Sometimes we refer to <i>Bon Appétit</i> as "Stuff on Toast Magazine." But that's just because toast—or crostini or bruschetta or whatever—is the perfect vehicle for almost every kind …

Logic On Weight Loss From Aerobic Vs Strength Trai

Weight Loss

What to Eat Before a Workout: 50 Pre- and Post-Workout Snacks

For some, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But for others who manage to squeeze some gym time into their everyday routine, pre- and …

Healthy Eating

How to Become a Morning Workout Person

Even if you're an early bird, getting up before the sun rises to go sweat your butt off can be seriously daunting. The good news: It's possible to become a morning workout person (with relatively little pain). Just follow these 7 steps

Fitness

3 Weird Things Sugar Does To Your Brain

They're definitely not so sweet.<p>It's no secret that eating tons of sugar can lead to weight gain—or that too much of the sweet stuff can make you go kind of haywire. In fact, a recent animal study from the journal <i>Appetite</i> found that sugar consumption may induce cognitive dysfunction.<p>But even though …

Nutrition

5 Things You Need to Know About Gluten

Unless you’ve been on a media-free diet, you probably saw Jimmy Kimmel Live’s hilarious “What is Gluten?” video, in which none of the gluten avoiders …

Here's Why I Think Apple Might Be Buying Beats, and Some Other Things I Think They Should Do

Some thoughts from a Business Insider interview.<p><i>Earlier today, Business Insider did an interview with Kara Swisher and me about our new website and conference. As part of the discussion, Jay Yarow asked me about Apple and its rumored purchase of Beats, the headphones and online music company.</i><p>It …

4 Wildcard-Winning Recipes

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved. Every other Saturday, we'll roundup the most recent winners.</i><p>Thanks to our community, we've got four more recipes to add to our …

The 10 Entertaining Recipes You Loved Most This Month

We always look to our friends when we’re not sure what to cook, and that goes especially for dinner parties. Menu-planning in packs makes us feel safe, thorough, supported.<p>That’s exactly why, once a month, we’ll be looking to you for advice: These are the ten recipes you loved most this month that …

Cooking

3 Things to Pick Up at the Market This Weekend

What the Food52 team can’t wait to pick up from the market this week — and why you should be adding it to your bag, too.<p>Yes, we know your market tote is bursting forth with ramps. There are probably a few stalks of rhubarb in there, too, snuggled in next to a punnet of strawberries. No one needs to …

Memorial Day Weekend

6 Dishes Improved with a Poached Egg

Here, six things made better with the addition of a poached egg.<p>In this week’s edition of Mad Genius Tips, F&W Test Kitchen poaching pro Justin …

12 Things to Add to Pancakes

Thanks to alternative flours and super-seeds, pancakes have come a long way from your basic diner flapjacks. Here are 12 ways to make them—from …

4 Eggs Benedicts for Mother’s Day

Here, four great recipes for restaurant-worthy eggs Benedict.<p>The quintessential brunch dish, eggs Benedict hinges on perfectly poached eggs. To learn …

4 Super-Easy Dishes to Make with Cucumbers

F&W's Kay Chun reveals four fantastic ways to use cucumbers, from refreshing gazpacho to super-simple fried rice.<p><i>F&W's Kay Chun reveals four</i> …

The Eggiest Egg Dish in the World

I rarely go out for breakfast or lunch on a weekday. But when I get the opportunity, there’s only one place I go and only one thing I eat—Roebling …

NYC Guide: Where to Find Cult Sushi and Mind-Blowing Beer

New York's best new food is hidden in tiny sushi bars, a food court and a beer joint. Here, eight amazing new restaurants and three much-anticipated …

Andrew Zimmern's Key Lime Pie

Andrew Zimmern's simple Key Lime Pie is perfectly tangy and creamy, with a crunchy graham cracker crust.<p>This is my pal Derek's recipe. He is a …

7 Ways to Use Swiss Chard

Kale isn’t the only supergreen out there. Swiss chard, which is related to beets, is packed with phytonutrients, including eye-protective lutein and …

5 Best New Spring Food Trends

Here are the most exciting foods you can get right now, plus great places to find them.<p>Isn't spring the time to celebrate ingredients that are here …

10 Gooey Desserts You Should Definitely Be Eating

If you haven’t been your enjoying dessert lately, the cause might be insufficient levels of sticky lusciousness. Here are 10 satisfyingly gooey …

Cocktail or Bar Snack? This Oyster is Both

This smoky, frothy, spicy, sour and salty cocktail-snack hybrid is served on the half shell. Here's how that intricate slurp comes together.<p><i>This</i> …

How to Taste Wine Like a Pro

Wine-tasting has its own code of conduct. Here's what you need to know about all that swirling, swishing and spitting.<p><i>Wine-tasting has its own code</i> …

The Best Boozy Way to Settle Your Stomach

Chef James Winberg from Minnesota’s Travail Kitchen and Amusements is semi-addicted to Campari with grapefruit juice.<p><i>After a night on the line, most</i> …

8 Recipes Every Garlic Lover Should Know

In this week’s Mad Genius Tips video, F&W Test Kitchen genius Justin Chapple revealed the trick to making garlic paste at home. Now that you have …

10 Ways to Use Chocolate Chips (Other than in Chocolate Chip Cookies)

Cookies aren’t the only creations that benefit from chocolate chips. In celebration of National Chocolate Chip Day, here are 10 less-expected ways to …

Why You Should Add Espresso to Your Barbecue Sauce

When Cheryl and Bill Jamison published Smoke & Spice in 1994, they created a definitive grilling guide. Now they've updated their opus with global …

7 Recipes to Make Before Bananas Go Extinct

Here are seven delicious banana recipes to enjoy before Bananageddon.<p>Bananas as we know them are in danger. The culprit is a fungus, commonly known …

Easy Spinach Soufflés

Light, fluffy and loaded with great spinach flavor, Andrew Zimmern’s soufflés are perfect for brunch, lunch or a light dinner.<p>The minute they hear …

9 Ways to Use Granola

There are a zillion ways to make granola and almost as many ways to use it. Here, 9 ideas to take the crunchy cereal out of the bowl.<p>There are a …