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Maple Whisky Lemonade

Ingredients<p>2/3 cups lemon juice<br>• 2/3 cups maple syrup<br>• ice cubes<br>• 1 cup Canadian whisky<br>• 8 sprigs thyme<br>• 4 lemon slices , halved<p>Nutritional facts Per each of 8 …

Recipes

Neuroscience: This Simple 10-Minute Exercise Will Give Your Brain an Immediate and Lasting Boost

Scientists say it can give you a 14 percent gain in cognitive performance.<p>There are times when we need to have all our brain cells working at their very best to help us make the right decision, or solve a difficult problem, or do well on a test or examination. But, as we all know, our minds …

Exercise

Our Most Popular Baking Lessons of 2017

We share a lot of dessert recipes on the site, but our step-by-step baking lessons take a deeper dive into the methods, tips, tricks, and potential …

This Is the Only Type of Bread You Should Be Eating, According to a Cardiologist

Gluten shows up – in some variation – in all the best foods: Doughnuts, pizza, beer, and of course bread, a staple in almost everyone’s kitchen. But …

15 Holiday Cookie Recipes Anyone Can Conquer

Just call me Martha Stewart.

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for Christmas veg Penang curry

Whether you use the leftovers from the festive feast, or roast your veg from scratch, this is a great way to give winter vegetables a new lease of life, for Boxing Day and beyond<p>My mother is the queen of transforming leftovers into new wonders, and she comes into her own on Boxing Day, the biggest …

Boxing Day

The Legendary All-In-One-Pot Pasta Gets a Fall Refresh

Slow cookers, soup pots, and casserole dishes have been dusted off in households across the United States. For me, cold weather conjures thoughts of cozy meals that hit big on flavor, with minimal effort. Enter the one-pot pasta. The idea comes from Martha Stewart, and I gravitated toward it …

French Desserts

From classic <i>macarons</i> to buttery crêpes with Nutella, here are dozens of incredible French desserts to try.

These Mini Apple Pies Baked in an Apple Make Us Want All Fall All the Time

Skip the bottom crust to save time and carbs by making your apple pie inside an apple.<p>This one goes out to all the fall lovers who get more excited …

Baking

How to Make Anthony Bourdain's Favorite Pasta Dish

It's easy<p>There are five words that guide travelers through tough decisions: “What would Anthony Bourdain do?”<p>Well, we believe that Bourdain would …

This Celery Salad Is Actually Amazing and Yes, the Main Ingredient Is Celery

There are also dates and almonds... and Parmesan.<p>I have nothing but love for chef Josh McFadden’s (of Ava Gene's in Portland) celery salad. It sounds boring as hell, partly because it relies on one of the humblest, most underrated ingredients known to mankind (celery), but it’s actually a perfect …

30 dishes everyone should know how to make before they turn 30, according to Michelin-starred and industry-leading head chefs

Everyone has a signature dish they whip out when they're trying to impress -- whether it's beans on toast or a gourmet beef wellington with all …

Applesauce Doughnuts Are an Appropriate Way to Accept Fall

Fall is coming, whether you like it or not. There’s nothing technically wrong with fall. It’s honestly warmer than most of spring and I know I …

Recipes

20 Vegetarian Dinners You'll Love This Fall

It's hard to be sad about summer's departure when fall favorites like pumpkin, butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, apples, and more are rolling into …

One Bowl, No Measurements: Chocolate Cake, As Easy As Can Be

At first glance, this bare bones recipe may look like something from a technical challenge on Great British Bake Off, but the absence of measurements <i>is</i> intentional. This is what I like to call a “no-measure cake” (as in, no measuring spoons or cups needed), and the recipe is so foolproof it’ll turn …

Banana Chiffon Cake Recipe

Chiffon cake is a wonderfully light and moist dessert that can be made in practically any flavor you can imagine! A chiffon cake may remind you of an …

Vegetarian White Bean Chili Recipe - Health

Step 1<p>Heat oil in a Dutch oven over medium heat. Add onion, carrot, and celery; cook, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are tender, about 8 …

Our 10 Most Popular Make-Ahead Dinner Recipes

I'm a firm believer that make-ahead dinners are one of the very best gifts you can give to your future self. Walking into the kitchen at the end of …

From pavlova to cheesecake: Yotam Ottolenghi’s 10 perfect dessert recipes

Chocolate puddings, millionaire’s shortbread and knickerbocker glory all get the Ottolenghi treatment in this exclusive extract from his new book, Sweet<p>My first job in a kitchen was whisking egg whites. It was the 1990s, and I was training by day and assisting the pastry chef in a fancy restaurant …

Dessert

How to Make One Gorgeous Layer Cake—Using One Sheet Pan

So you’ve got a special occasion coming up, and you want to/need to/are being made to bake a fabulous cake to celebrate. Your heart says “impressive layer cake!” but your pantry reminds you that you didn’t miraculously sprout a collection of variously-sized cake pans overnight. (It’s ok, leave the …

Spice Up Your Next Grill-Out With These 11 Middle Eastern-Inspired Recipes

Barbecue recipes are delicious, and they’re a staple of many summer menus. But sometimes you just want to, shall we say, *spice* things up a bit. Now that fusion food (we’re looking at you, crotillas) is all the rage, adding flavors from exotic cuisines to otherwise standard American fare is not …

A Pudding-Soft, Berry-Studded Dessert to End Your Cake vs. Pie Debates

When Ali Slagle told me she'd give up cake for pie, I nearly lost it. To be fair, we <i>were</i> eating pie at the time, so "out of sight, out of mind"? That's my only explanation.<p>I love pie as much as the next person, but give up cake?! Did she say give up cake?!<p>Cake, I'd argue, is a bigger category, with …

10 ways design thinking can help you raise resourceful kids

When my son Ben was young, he only ate white food. Spaghetti, bread and popcorn all made the cut; broccoli and peppers, not so much. I couldn’t let it go. I formed spinach into “Shrek pancakes,” told him Batman loved peas and challenged him to string bean eating contests. I knew he loved …

Parenting

Mocha Chocolate Icebox Cake

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 Ways to Make an Icebox Cake with Grocery Store Ingredients

Icebox cakes are pretty much the darling of easy, delicious no-bake desserts for a crowd. These cool and creamy confections keep the oven off, are …

Our Readers' 23 Favorite Bon Appétit Recipes

The dishes our readers can't stop making.<p>We're always developing new recipes at <i>Bon Appétit</i>, so it's great to check in and see what readers are loving in their own kitchens. In honor of Readers' Choice Week, we asked Facebook fans about their favorite recipes, and the stories came pouring in. These …

Easy Vegetarian Dinners for Every Night of the Week

March is nearly over, Easter is just around the bend, and spring will be here any day, right? (Right?!?) Although the farmers' market—with its apple, …

Healthy Eating

10 Easy Dinner Recipes That Will Become Family Favorites

A recipe that the <i>entire</i> family loves is priceless — mainly because you won’t hear “I’m hungry” five minutes after clearing the table. From Grilled Chicken Fajitas to Turkey Burgers, these easy recipes will become some of you’re most requested. The best part? They’ve all been tested, perfected and …

A Pantry-Clearing, Belly-Warming Lentil and Chickpea Soup

Two nights ago in preparation for the impending blizzard, my neighbor made a big pot of soup to share with friends. When she dropped it off, she told me it had become her favorite recipe for vegan lentil soup, noting, with a wink, that she always makes it with chicken stock.<p>My family devoured the …