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A scone recipe from the Savoy hotel London, plus tips for buttermilk substitutes

They may appear small, but these cute little scones — delicate, flaky and not overly sweet — pack a lot of flavor. The recipe comes from the Savoy hotel in London. The scones are studded with raisins or other dried fruit, and the richness of the butter and eggs are offset by the subtle tang of …

Recipes

Flourless Brownie Muffins | Healthy Brownie Recipe

These dark chocolate flourless brownie muffins are delicious and surprisingly healthy.<p>Watch 21 Day Fix creator Autumn Calabrese and her brother, chef …

Dessert

What's Easier Than Pie? A Galette! Just Don't Make These Common Mistakes

What's easier than pie? A galette! Just don't make these common mistakes, and you've got an easy, rustic dessert (or dinner!).<p>We've got great news for timid and beginner bakers, as well as those in the market for an easy dessert. There is perhaps no baking project easier, simpler, or lower-stress …

Baking

A Dinner Party—To Impress

Throwing an impressive dinner party is one of the most satisfying things a die-hard cook and entertainer can do—but it’s not easy. A successful dinner party means that you’re straddling the line between chef and host, seemingly effortlessly floating from living room to dining room refilling drinks …

Romanesco: Cooler Than Broccoli, Maybe Even More Delicious

It looks like miniature Christmas trees and tastes like broccoli. Yep, we're into romanesco.<p><i>One of the best parts about our test kitchen manager, Brad Leone's, job is his weekly trip to the farmers' market. It's his responsibility to supply the kitchen with ripe produce, protein, and pantry staples</i> …

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

I'm a firm believer that the simple pleasures in life are the most satisfying, and a warm chocolate chip cookie (preferably with a glass of ice-cold …

The Delaunay's pancakes with apple compote and crème fraîche recipe

A delicious breakfast of fluffy pancakes with sweet apple compote and crème fraîche, by the Delaunay restaurant<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the apple coulis</b><p>375g (13oz) Granny Smith apples<br>• 125ml (4fl oz) apple juice<br>• 25g (1oz) caster sugar<p><b>For the apple compote</b><p>15g (½oz) butter<br>• pinch of ground cinnamon<br>• 400g …

Crêpes dentelles with salt-butter caramel recipe

Deliciously light crêpes, served with a salted caramel sauce, vanilla ice cream and hazelnuts<p>SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the crêpes</b><p>125g (4½oz) plain flour<br>• 30g (1¾oz) sugar<br>• pinch of salt<br>• 300ml (10fl oz) milk<br>• 1 medium egg plus 1 yolk<br>• 30g (1¾oz) melted butter<br>• unsalted butter, for frying<p><b>For the sauce</b><p>125g (4½oz) …

Recipes

Scotch pancakes recipe

Serve these speedy Scotch pancakes with a knob of butter or a spoonful of jam<p>SERVES<p>Makes 12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>110g (4oz) plain flour<br>• 2 tsp baking-powder<br>• 1 tbsp golden caster sugar<br>• 1 medium egg, separated<br>• 150ml (5fl oz) milk<br>• 15g (½oz) butter, melted, plus extra for frying<p>METHOD<p>Sift the flour, baking-powder, …

Salted Peanut Butter and Jelly Blondies

Makes 16 Servings<p>“These are really peanut buttery and not too sweet, so the strawberry jam on top is a perfect complement.” —Claire Saffitz, assistant food editor<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted, plus more for pan<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1 …

Recipe: The Apple Pancake

Heat the oven to 400°F. Peel, core, and quarter the apples, then cut them into medium slices (1/4-inch thick or less). Then cut the slices in halves …

Cacio e Pepe

Servings<p>Literally "cheese and pepper", this minimalist cacio e pepe recipe is like a stripped-down mac and cheese.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>6 oz. pasta (such as egg tagliolini, bucatini, or spaghetti)<p>3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, cubed, divided<p>1 tsp. freshly cracked black pepper<p>3/4 cup finely …

Barbecued Chicken

4 Servings<p>Avoid rookie mistakes when it comes to barbecuing chicken. If you apply the sauce too early, it will scorch. And most bottled sauces are too sweet, which is where this vinegary version comes in.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Barbecue Sauce<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>¼ cup tomato paste<p>2 teaspoons …

Dublin Iced Coffee

Makes 1 Servings<p>A delicious mix of caffeine, dessert, and danger.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. strong cold-brew coffee<p>2 oz. stout (such as AleSmith Speedway or Guinness)<p>1½ oz. Irish whiskey<p>¾ oz. simple syrup<p>1/2 ounce heavy cream<p>Freshly grated cinnamon stick (for serving)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Mix …

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes

5 stars based on 810 votes<p>We had the best snow day last week. School was cancelled, work wasn’t happening, and the only thing to do was hunker down …

Smoky Paella with Shrimp and Squid

<b>Chef Way</b> At Jaleo, the delightful Spanish restaurant in Washington, DC, José Andrés prepares this satisfying rice dish with lots of seafood, …

Taiwanese Three Cup Chicken (San Bei Ji) Recipe

Cooked in soy sauce, rice wine, and sesame oil, and loaded with heaps of whole garlic cloves, slices of ginger, and fresh Thai basil, this classic Taiwanese chicken dish is a perfect reminder of just how good an over-abundance of flavor can be.<p><b>Why this recipe works</b>:<p>The bold and flavorful cooking …

Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles

Shares 62<p>Is it too early to make popsicles? I know it’s not even May, but I just couldn’t wait any longer. The fragrant strawberries at the market …

Paloma: The Working Man's Margarita

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: A working man's margarita in preparation for this year's fast-approaching hot weather.</i><p>We're skipping right …

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Arches Photo Contest Winners

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their creative and unique photos showing arches in different ways and shot from unique angles. A big …

Finding Your Style and Achieving it in Lightroom

There are so many options for processing photos in Lightroom that it’s no surprise that some photographers get confused. If you’re finding it …

Dreamy Landscapes with Reflective Fragments Inserted Create Stunning Visuals

Victoria Siemer is a Brooklyn-based graphic designer who created a series of digital artworks that investigates our discernment of space. In an …

Finding And Working With Available Light

7 Daily Exercises that Will Help Make You a Better Photographer

The saying ‘practice makes perfect’ is as valid for photography as any other activity, so we’ve put together a collection of exercises that will help …

Grilling: Foil-Wrapped Potatoes With Shallots, Lemon, and Thyme

I've prepared potatoes in more ways than I can count, but no matter how deep down the recipe hole I go, it seems like there's always something new to explore. Lucky for me, I can't think of many main courses that wouldn't be made just a bit happier with a pile of spuds sitting alongside.<p>On the …