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Spring Fest: 5 Kid-Friendly Cupcakes

Philip Ficks, 2011, Philip Ficks<p>Cupcakes, when you get down to it, are just cakes sized for kids. And some of the best cupcake flavors — including …

Spicy Stir-Fried Tofu with Coconut Rice From 'The New Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone'

I have many friends who are vegetarian and vegan, and tofu (as well as its related soy products) plays a big part in their diet. I myself eat cubes of the stuff a few times a month, and have grown from having a begrudging acceptance of it to a true appreciation of its subtle flavor. I most often …

Green Juice: 5 Great Recipes to Try

Remember when Odwalla's Superfood smoothie was the only green juice around? I'd buy it in the big jug size and marvel at just how tasty drinking my …

Surprising Ways Countries Eat Avocados Around the World

You'll be pleasantly surprised by the versatility of the avocado.<p>When avocados are mentioned, recipes for guacamole inevitably follow. It may surprise you that the fruits are used in unexpected and varied ways all over the world (and yes, avocados are in fact, a fruit). Avocados, also called …

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From Banana Muffins to Banana Pancakes: 8 Delicious Ways to Use Up Old Bananas

With a mild yet distinctive banana flavor, tender crumb and deliciously crisp crust, this is my go-to banana bread recipe. It's phenomenal right out of the oven, and delicious all over again when you toast it for breakfast the next day.<p><b>1. Chai Spiced Banana Bread</b><p>This sophisticated banana bread is …

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31 Delicious Things To Cook In March

If it's warm enough to actually go to the farmer's market, you might as well take advantage.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live.)<p>Artichokes<p>Arugula<p>Asparagus<p>Avocados<p>Beets<p>Broccoli<p>Brussels …

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Maple-Roasted Butternut Squash

<b>Servings: Serves 6</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 large butternut squash<p>1 head garlic separated but not peeled<p>2 Tbsp. good olive oil<p>2 1/2 Tbsp. pure maple syrup<p>1 tsp. …

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

We all know about the original cinnamon rolls. My mom made them my whole life, I’ve made them my whole life, and they are hands-down the best …

Oatmeal Walnut Butterscotch Pie

<i>Thank you to Diamond of California for sponsoring this post.</i><p>As usual I have a lot of <i>blah blah</i> and <i>yadda yadda</i> about the recipe down below, but if …

How to Hack Butter Pecan Ice Cream

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Your new favorite last-minute dessert.</i><p>A common problem I have around the holidays is craving foods from the South, where I’m from. And since I live on …

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Easy Homemade Eggnog (FAK Friday)

I’m going to come right out and say it… I never used to be a big fan of eggnog. Even as a kid, I found it to be cloyingly sweet. Just one sip and I …

Make Your Own Damn Pumpkin Spice Latte For $1

Ah, the pumpkin spice latte: the coveted treat, the sounding bell of the autumn season, and the progenitor of all fall-inspired snacks.<p>It also costs over $4, contains a whopping 380 calories and even the baristas don’t know what’s in it.<p>As BrokeAss Gourmet founder Gabi Moskowitz says, "it can add …

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97 Brunch Recipes to Make This Weekend

At-home brunch means no waiting in line, plus: eating in pajamas! These leisurely homemade brunch ideas will help you do it up in style.<p><b>An at-home brunch means no waiting in line</b>, as many mimosas as your heart desires, and, best of all, eating in your pajamas. These recipes will help you tackle a …

Breakfast

25 Ways to Win With Watermelon

There’s something about watermelon—it just isn’t summer without it. But you can do more than just serve it in wedges or in a fruit salad. Paired with basil and feta, it becomes a savory salad, and paired with vodka it becomes…well, the best cocktail to round out the summer months. So, for National …

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Favorite Now, Make Later: Edible Flower Cake

We’re all about hacks here at Brit + Co. and this cake is no exception. We used packaged cake mix and frosting to create this four-layer stunner, then we decorated with edible flowers. You could even use a plain store bought cake if you’re short on time. We’re definitely serving this at our next …

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Chocolate-Oatmeal Moon Pies

Makes about 18 Servings<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cookies<p>1 1/4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour<p>3/4 teaspoon baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon baking soda<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 1/4 cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup dried tart cherries, chopped<p>1 cup pecans, chopped<p>3/4 cup semisweet or bittersweet chocolate …

Milk Chocolate-Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Makes About 2 1/2 dozen sandwich cookies Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>COOKIES<p>1 3/4 cups all purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>1/2 teaspoon coarse kosher salt<p>1/2 cup plus 1/3 cup powdered sugar<p>1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon (packed) dark brown sugar<p>6 tablespoons (3/4 stick) unsalted …

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Maple-Marshmallow Cream Filling

makes about 23 pies<p>October 2009Print<p>Ingredients<p>FILLING<p>1 cup powdered sugar, sifted<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 7-ounce jar marshmallow creme<p>2 teaspoons maple extract<p>CAKE<p>3 cups all purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons ground cinnamon<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking …

15 Fabulous Pitcher Drinks for a Party

What's a party without a cocktail? But shaking them to order just isn't practical when there are guests to enjoy and dinner to finish. Two words for …

Grilled Banana Bread Peanut Butter S'more with Vanilla Marshmallows

To make the S'mores. Cut 4 thick slices of banana bread (you want them thick because the bread will break if it is too thin), spread a tablespoon of …

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How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

The Rehydrator

Makes 4 Servings<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup pitted cherries<p>3/4 cup aloe vera juice<p>1/2 cup unsweetened cranberry juice<p>1/4 cup fresh lime juice<p>1 Tbsp. honey<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Muddle cherries and honey in a pitcher. Add juices and stir to combine. Place 1 cup mixture in a cocktail shaker and …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Boozy Watermelon Granitas with Coconut Whipped Cream

Boozy Watermelon Granitas with Coconut Whipped Cream.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 19, 2013 72<p>Finally! Something you don’t need to turn your oven on for.<p>It’s so …