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chocolate buckwheat cake

There are rainy, dreary, energy depleted days when the best thing you can do at 3 p.m. is to stop pretending that anything short of chocolate cake is …

carrot soup with tahini and crisped chickpeas

It’s the first week of January, so I am going to go out on a limb and guess that no fewer than 52 percent of you are gnawing on a carrot stick right …

ethereally smooth hummus

For as long as I have written this website — yes, even longer than it has been since I told you the wee white lie that Paula Wolfert’s hummus was all …

carrot salad with tahini and crisped chickpeas

I have been gushing in the margins about David Lebovitz’s carrot salad (pardon! <i>salade de carottes râpées</i>) since I made it for the first time four …

14 Mouthwatering Meals Made With Polenta

Sometimes described as Italian grits, polenta is a paste or dough made from cornmeal that has the power to change a boring, blah meal into something creamy, delicious and full of texture. Whether you bake it or fry it, polenta works as a base for anything from pizza to pork. We’ve gathered 14 …

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The Best Chewy Vegan and Gluten-Free Brownies

Toasted Coconut Panna Cotta with Hibiscus and Pomegranate Recipe

This recipe for panna cotta takes a bit of advance planning in order to set the layer of hibiscus <i>gelee</i> and pomegranate over the top of the coconut custard, but is well worth the extra time.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients3/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut1 3/4 cups granulated sugar, divided1/4 …

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Plantain Tortillas (Gluten-Free, Paleo, Vegan)

These plantain tortillas have so much to offer to those looking for a good, simple, healthy replacement for standard flour or corn tortillas. This is …

Required Eating

“I don't like fish so much,” my grandmother used to murmur at lunch, as her slender turmeric-stained fingers reached into a small brass bowl for a …

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How to Make Indian Sambar at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Throw your take-out menus away. Chitra Agrawal of The ABCD's of Cooking is sharing a recipe for a spicy Indian staple that makes for the perfect</i> …

How to Make Alcoholic Ginger Beer from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Community Manager Catherine Lamb shows you how to make alcoholic ginger beer with everyday kitchen staples. Cheers to you!</i><p>There are two …

How to Break Down a Chicken

<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: Next up in Mario Batali's How To Tuesdays series? Don't be chicken -- we're breaking down a whole bird with just a knife and two hands.</i><p>Chicken is meant …

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Southern Comfort

My grandmother’s neighbors in Paris were puzzled: Why did endless thumping emanate from her basement every morning? She struggled to explain.<p>It was …

Barbecue Black-Eyed Pea Burgers

<i>Delicious and meaty, these vegan black-eyed pea burgers are seasoned with just a touch of barbecue sauce for a spicy, smoky flavor.</i><p>Move over, …

How to Make Spicy Indian Mango Pickles

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Nik from A Brown Table puts unripe mangoes to use in a spicy condiment that's easy to make and even easier to enjoy.</i><p>Summer's arrival brings much …

Gluten Free Sprouted Black Quinoa Bread

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2014 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>http://schneiderchen.de | © 2014 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>This is a …

Drinks bellini spiced pear make your own

My favourite feature of the human mind is its talent for wiping stressful and painful situations from the memory. It is why we are able to train for marathons, start businesses or have lots of babies without complete mental disintegration.<p>The downside is that this memory-wipe is sometimes …

A World Map of Flavors – 36 Regions, 36 Herb and Spice Combinations

Inspired by The 4-Hour Chef, the friendly folks over at the startup Maptia (launching soon) have created this fun typographic map of flavors from …

Gardening 101: How to Root Herbs in Water

Rooting herbs in water is so easy to do that the first time it happened to me was a surprise. A friend brought me a housewarming gift–a bouquet of …

How to Use Edible Flowers in Salads, Cocktails, and More

Farmers' markets are glowing with all kinds of edible blossoms, and ABC Kitchen chef Dan Kluger is here to explain how you can eat them at home<p>Normally, this is where we'd write something clever about April showers bringing May flowers, but honestly, we're so entranced by the incredible array of …

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Indian Spices 101: How to Work With Dry Spices

Many of my friends, new to Indian food, think that it's all spice and fire. But that's not true. Sure, there are spices, but it's not all chili. It's cumin, cinnamon, cardamom; fragrant spices, robust ones, peppery ones. And they're used carefully and thoughtfully. Each has its own aroma and adds …

Preserved: Spiced Mango Chutney

This time of year, when fresh green shoots are just starting to arrive at my farmer's market, I go a little crazy with anticipation for the local growing season to pick up the pace. This is when a trip to the international grocery store can be so incredibly inspiring.<p>Bags of green peanuts, piles of …

Adding this herb to pizza sauce may help fight virus

If you feel guilty after eating a slice of pizza, a new study may help you feel better.<p>An ingredient in oregano has been found to boost immunity, at least in laboratory cells. That’s no excuse to scarf a whole pie, but it adds to a growing body of scientific evidence linking many herbs and spices …

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Gluten-Free Peach Cobbler

Better From Scratch ...<br>I started out with a different approach to this peach cobbler recipe, you see. I thought I'd try out the new Betty Crocker …

Raw, Vegan Pecan Pie

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Traditional pecan pie, this is not. But it is nutty, sweet, spiced, and gooey -- and you should make one this Thanksgiving.</i> <i></i><p>Anyone who’s experimented with raw, vegan …