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47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

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Pumpkin

Yep, it's even better than homemade pumpkin purée.<p>By Julia Black<p>We know it’s that gooey, toasted marshmallow topping that got you in the door, but you’ll...<p>By Claire Saffitz<p>Pumpkin spiced beers aren't usually too sweet—but we found one that's...<p>By Emily Schultz<p>The taste test that sent people …

Carb-Loading Recipes for Marathons and Distance Running

As race season gets into high gear, it's time for runners to start carb-loading—and we've got 20 starchy recipes to help them do just that, deliciously<p>IT'S MARATHON SEASON. Around the world, runners of all levels are getting ready for the big race—26.2 miles!—and while they've all got different …

Malted Walnut Pie

8 Servings<p>Adding barley malt syrup offers a rounder, less-sweet note in this take on pecan pie. Look for it at health food stores.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>graham cracker crust<p>14 graham crackers (about 8 oz.)<p>2 tablespoons raw sugar or granulated sugar<p>1 tablespoon all-purpose flour<p>½ teaspoon …

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Boston Brown Bread

10 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>This dense quickbread is traditionally baked in empty coffee cans.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon butter plus more for serving, room temperature<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1/2 cup mild-flavored (light) molasses<p>1/4 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1 …

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30 CrazySexyCool Recipes That TLC's T-Boz, Left Eye, and Chilli Would Love

TLC's new biopic CrazySexyCool debuted on VH1 last night, so we collected some recipes that T-Boz, Left Eye, and Chilli would love<p><i>CrazySexyCool</i>, the biopic on girl group (and, we discovered in a meeting this morning involving "Waterfalls"-esque shoulder moves, <i>Bon Appétit</i> favorite) <b>TLC</b>, debuted on …

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Sea-salted chocolate and pecan tart recipe

For National Chocolate Week, chocolatier Paul A Young shares his gorgeous recipe for chocolate and pecan tart<p>Definitely one for a special dinner party. With its sophisticated, sweet chocolate pastry crust, unctuous ganache filling, and caramelised salted pecans, this tart will stop all conversation …

Chocolate-Caramel Cake with Sea Salt

10 Servings<p>Mayonnaise in the batter isn’t as weird as it sounds—it’s just eggs and oil, after all. It’s also why this cake is so moist.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1¾ teaspoons baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon …

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Chocolate and toasted-nut tart recipe

Nigel Slater's chocolate and toasted-nut tart, a treat of a pudding.<p>Serves 6<p>Rarely is the marriage of toasted nuts and chocolate demonstrated so well as in this shallow tart.<p><i>for the pastry</i><p>150g plain flour<p>90g butter, cut into small pieces<p>50g ground hazelnuts<p>1 egg yolk<p>1 tbsp caster sugar<p><i>for the</i> …

Baba ghanoush recipe

Baba ghanoush is the simplest and the best aubergine dip.<p><i>Serves four as a dip</i><p>3 large aubergines<p>1 garlic clove<p>2 heaped tbsp of tahini paste<p>Juice of 2-3 lemons<p>½ tsp cumin seeds, lightly toasted and crushed<p>½ bunch of parsley, leaves picked and roughly chopped, plus extra to garnish<p>A good pinch of …

Cardamom and rosewater cake with yogurt and strawberries recipe

A Middle-Eastern inspired cake flavoured with cardamom and rose.<p><i>Serves eight to 10</i><p>20 fresh green cardamom pods<p>125g/4½oz butter<p>200g/7oz caster sugar<p>3 eggs<p>300g/10½oz self-raising flour<p>½ tsp bicarbonate of soda<p>300ml Greek yogurt<p>2 tbsp rosewater<p><i>To serve:</i><p>400g/14oz strawberries<p>Juice of ½ lemon<p>1 tbsp sugar<p>…

Date, apricot and pecan tea bread recipe

A moist, delicious tea bread stuffed with dried fruit and nuts - sliced and spread with butter it makes a wholesome teatime snack<p><i>Serves 10</i><p>My favourite tea bread: moist, fudgy and completely moreish. It takes just minutes to put together. Wrapped in foil, it keeps for days – if you can manage not to …

Lavender and maple coconut macaroons recipe

These chewy coconut bites made with pure maple syrup instead of sugar for a healthy treat<p>A touch of lavender goes fantastically well with the coconut and maple flavours in these chewy bites. They're delicious hot – just re-crisp them in the oven before serving if you're making them in advance. …

Cinnamon French toast recipe

Once you try this French toast recipe, you'll wonder why you ever make anything else for breakfast<p>Since I started making French toast in a baking dish I’ve never looked back. Not only do you not need to fry individual slices of ­bread, you don’t need to do anything in the morning besides preheat …

Irresistible Cupcakes That Take the Cake

We've tracked down 10 of the tastiest hand-held treats out there, from the wonderfully plain Jane to the just plain wondrous maple-bacon …

Cherry clafoutis recipe

Every household, every family, should know how to make cherry clafoutis.<p>Clafoutis is one of the great classics of French family cuisine. Of course, my Mum created the best recipe. This dessert is often featured both at Le Manoir and at Brasserie Blanc.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>To butter and sugar the dish</i><p>10g …

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Rose Prince's Baking Club: pitta bread

Our weekly column signposts the path to delectable dough and biscuit bliss. Today: pitta bread.<p>There are some things you never forget: your mother’s hot Sunday puddings or the first bite, eyes closed, of a fresh jam doughnut. These are foregone, “what’s not to love?” conclusions, but there are also …

My favourite dish: Christine McFadden's raspberry chocolate tartlets

A heavenly pairing of raspberry and chocolate in delicious pastry cases.<p>“This dish has proved to be a winner in my cookery classes,” says the food writer Christine McFadden, who hosts half-day sessions at her 17th-century house in Dorset. “It’s perfect for the time of year, and the raspberries, …

Chocolate-Malt Cake

10 Servings<p>Prep Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>September 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chocolate-Malt Crumbs<p>2/3 cup Milk Crumbs (click for recipe)<p>6 tablespoons Ovaltine Chocolate Malt Mix<p>1 1/2 ounces high-quality white chocolate (such as Lindt or Perugina), chopped<p>Malt-Fudge Sauce<p>1 1/3 cups Ovaltine Chocolate …

Baking club: Calzone

Our weekly column shows you the way to beautiful bread and consummate cake. This week: calzone with tomatoes and mozzarella<p>After a spell of dry weather, a baker will notice they are using more water than usual. Like a garden lawn, a bag of flour loses moisture when it has not rained for a while. So …

Chilled Corn Soup with Lobster Salad

8 Servings<p>Two tips: To save time, you can buy 2 steamed whole lobsters or 2 cups of cooked lobster meat. And, when prepping the corn, save your cobs for corn stock.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>corn soup<p>3 Tbsp. unsalted butter<p>2 Tbsp. olive oil<p>1 large onion, chopped<p>1 garlic clove, finely chopped<p>6 cups …

Cardamom Pound Cake

8 Servings<p>Part of what gives this cake its light texture is beating the butter and sugar well, so don't rush this step.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan<p>1 1/4 tsp. baking powder<p>1 tsp. ground cardamom<p>3/4 tsp. kosher salt<p>1/4 cup …

How to make your own Cronuts

The 'Cronut', a cross between a doughnut and croissant, has taken New York by storm. Xanthe Clay couldn't resist creating her own version.<p>Fed up with cupcakes? So over macaroons? Ladies and gentlemen, let me introduce the latest fat-laden, carb-heavy, sugar-coated craze to arrive from the United …

How to make the perfect tabbouleh

Anissa Helou describes tabbouleh as a "global salad" – one of those dishes that can be found on menus and deli counters around the world, often in a …

Strawberry Lemonade Cake Recipe

<b>Serves 12</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature<br>• 1 3/4 cups sugar<br>• 2 Tbsp. fresh lemon zest<br>• 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 tsp. …