Samantha Purvis

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Cranberry Syrup Recipe

Cooking the cranberries low and slow is essential here. They have a ton of pectin, which makes it very easy to end up with cranberry jelly instead of cranberry syrup. If you find that after you put your syrup in the fridge it sets a little, give it a good shake before using.<p><b>About the Author:</b> Autumn …

How to Use a French Press

<i>Here at Food52, we're serious about our coffee. So we got our friends over at Stumptown Coffee to teach us everything there is to know about it -- and to make our morning (and afternoon) routines a little bit brighter.</i><p><i>Today: The best way to brew coffee in a French press.</i><p>The French press is likely …

5 Links to Read Before Baking a Pie

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: No more excuses -- you're making pie.</i><p>If you've never made pie from scratch, you probably have a long list of reasons why you haven't attempted it yet. …

Parker House Rolls Recipe

Parker house rolls are typically soft, sweet, buttery, and folded over. Some folks like them nestled together in the pan so the touch each other, while others prefer them kept separated. You can decide that when you bake them.<p><b>Note:</b> The milk shouldn't be hot for this bread—just at that point of warm …

Thanksgiving Gravy, Hold the Turkey

<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:</i> <i>A completely turkey-free gravy that will still satisfy. Whisk it together in minutes, then pour it over everything on the table.</i><p>“Gravy,” according to Merriam-Webster, …

Applewood Smoked Turkey Breast with Cider Bourbon Gravy

Before beginning, make sure your bourbon, water and chicken stock are COLD.<br>To make the brine, combine the the salt syrup, sugar, peppercorns, bourbon …

Fried Foods Recipes | Slideshow

Cuddureddi. It means "a cause for celebration" if you're from Italy. Well, actually, it means "a sort of doughnut." Same thing.<p>Proof that you don't …

Cooking

How to Make Gravy Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Gravy is spectacularly easy, and -- spoiler alert! -- even make-ahead friendly. Here's how to make it happen.</i><p>…

2013 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Foodie Freak and Kitchen Lover.

Holiday Gift Guide: 29 Gifts For the Foodie Freak and Kitchen Lover.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 18, 2013 62<p>Happy holidays? It’s a little early for my …

Andrew Knowlton's Gravy Tips

<i>Welcome to Blooper Week, where we'll be polling various cooks and food writers -- as well as the Food52 staff -- about their biggest Thanksgiving bloopers and their essential tips to avoid future disasters.</i><p><i>Today: Bon Appétit's Restaurant and Drinks Editor, Andrew Knowlton, shows us the importance</i> …

Balsamic Caprese Chicken

Meals can be separated into two categories: those that are quick and simple that you make for weeknight dinners and those that are photogenic and …

Maple Grilled Salmon Recipe

PER SERVING *<p><b>Calories</b>400Calories from Fat200<p><b>% DAILY VALUE*</b><p>Total Fat22g34%<p>Saturated Fat5g25%<p>Trans …

Grill Recipe: Grilled Chicken Legs with Dijon & White Wine Glaze

For the brine, in a large stock pot, cover the chicken with about 12 cups of cold water. In a microwave-proof bowl, heat 4 cups of water until almost …

Recipes

Smoky Bacon Popcorn with Burnt Sugar and Sea Salt

Heat a large skillet over medium-low heat and fry bacon until crispy. Once crispy and fat is rendered, remove bacon and let drain on paper towels. …

Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers With Pineapple and Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

The cure for the common skewer: brined chicken is wrapped in bacon, threaded on skewers with pineapple, grilled, and finished with a brush of teriyaki for a sweet, salty, fruity, smoky, and meaty treat.<p><b>Read more: Grilling: Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers with Pineapple and Teriyaki</b> …

Texas-Style Smoked Brisket

12 to 16 Servings<p>Beef brisket and a backyard smoker: It doesn't get any more "Texas" than that.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 10–12-pound whole beef brisket, fat trimmed to 1/4-inch thickness<p>1/3 cup kosher salt<p>1/3 cup freshly ground black pepper<p>Equipment<p>A charcoal grill and a drip tray<p>A chimney …

Smoked Gouda Mashed Potatoes

For an extra-decadent mashed potato dish, spread finished mashed potatoes out in a baking dish and top with a thin layer (about 2 Tbsp) of …

Another Nude Painting of Vladimir Putin Seized

Montana Will Appeal a Controversial 30-Day Sentence For Rape

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Montana judge who sentenced a teacher who raped a 14-year-old girl to just 30 days in jail wants …

Inner ear disorders 'linked to hyperactivity '

<b>Inner-ear problems could be a cause of hyperactive behaviour, research suggests.</b><p>A study on mice, published in Science, said such problems caused changes in the brain that led to hyperactivity.<p>It could lead to the development of new targets for behaviour disorder treatments, the US team says.<p>A UK …

Perfect Salmon

It never fails. If I ask my kids what they want for dinner, given anything, they almost always ask for salmon. I love it when they do because it's so healthy, so easy, and so delicious! I've found a way to make it that makes everyone happy, and it's totally quick.<p>1. The first key is to start with …

20 Savory Rosh Hashanah Recipes, Because It Ain't All Apples and Honey

Rosh Hashanah isn't necessarily a time for culinary innovation—your family has probably been eating the same things for years. But food is a huge part of the holiday, so it's worth putting some thought into what you make. That could be as simple as a brisket braised to moist, tender perfection or a …

Cronuts - Part 1: How to Make the Dough -- Doughnut and Croissant Hybrid Recipe

The Art of Honest Fried Chicken (A Lifestyle Choice)

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

A Taste of Fall's Best Cookbooks

<i>Joanna Sciarrino</i><p>So many of our favorite chefs are releasing cookbooks this fall. Here's a taste.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>A Taste of the Fall's Best Cookbooks<p>Follow Bon Appetit on Twitter: www.twitter.com/bonappetit