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10 decadent chocolate dessert recipes for Valentine's Day from around the USA

Nothing says I love you quite like a homemade chocolate dessert. We asked the editors of Edible magazines across the country for their favorite Valentine’s Day chocolate dessert recipes. From rich, spicy hot chocolate to gluten-free ricotta brownies with cherries, these indulgent treats are sure to …

Egg Carton Crafts Make Repurposing Fun And Easy

Being creative means being able to see past the obvious, finding new meanings and new uses for everyday items like, let’s say, the simple and basic …

271 Years Before Pantone, an Artist Mixed and Described Every Color Imaginable in an 800-Page Book | Colossal

<p>In 1692 an artist known only as “A. Boogert” sat down to write a book in Dutch about mixing watercolors. Not only would he begin the book with a bit …

Grilled Cheese and Fried Egg Sandwiches

Makes 4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>When is an egg sandwich recipe a masterpiece? When it meets a grilled cheese recipe.<p>April 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>12 slices of pancetta (Italian bacon)<p>2 tablespoons butter<p>4 slices sourdough bread<p>8 thin slices provolone cheese<p>4 large eggs<p>1 small green …

Recipes

How to Make a Perfect Medium-Boiled Egg

Instructions for making the perfect egg—with the white just set an almost runny yolk—to put in ramen or just eat straight<p>For our ramen recipe, we knew we needed a perfect medium-boiled egg, with a just-set white and an almost runny yolk. A few dozen tries later, we nailed it: Lowering the eggs into …

Recipes

The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

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The Softest Scramble

4 Servings<p>These scrambled eggs bear little resemblance to the rubbery ones dished up by short-order cooks.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Eggs<p>4 large eggs<p>2 tablespoons chilled unsalted butter, divided<p>Cayenne pepper<p>Kosher salt<p>Garnish (optional)<p>1/4 cup heavy cream, whipped to soft peaks<p>2–4 teaspoons …

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Curried Egg Salad in Mini Pitas

Makes 16 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>May 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons scallion, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon shallot, minced<p>1 1/2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar<p>1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard<p>1/2 teaspoon (heaping) curry powder<p>1/4 teaspoon ground cumin<p>4 large …

Recipes

7 Ways to Ruin an Omelet—or to Cook It Perfectly

Omelets are theoretically an easy breakfast staple—but they are too easily ruined with these seven common mistakes<p>Omelets come in many shapes, sizes, and iterations. Your classic diner omelet is army-sized, studded with visible fillings and semi-browned. A French restaurant will serve you a small, …

Breakfast

Open-Face Bacon-and-Egg Sandwiches with Arugula

Makes 2 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 bacon slices, halved crosswise<p>1<p>1 4-inch square ciabatta or focaccia bread, halved horizontally<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>4 large thin tomato slices<p>1<p>1 small shallot, chopped<p>1/2 tablespoon white wine vinegar<p>1 cup (packed) …

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The Trick to Making Perfect Poached Eggs

Using a sieve will help you get smooth, compact poached eggs.<p>Ever crack an egg into simmering water only to watch the white spread out and form wispy tentacles? It happened to me until I came across this game-changing fix: Break the egg into a sieve set over a bowl. The watery outer edge of the …

Eggs

How the French Do Eggs Benedict

You fancy, huh?<p>Eggs Benedict has a serious identity problem: it's got an English muffin, Canadian bacon, and the decidedly French Hollandaise sauce. That's a whole lotta nationalities for such a little brunch item.<p>But wait a minute, let's run with this French thing... Swap out English muffin for …

Breakfast

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

Recipes

The Valentine's Day Showstopper

<i>Every so often, we get the chance to reshoot one of our favorite recipes from the Food52 archives.</i><p><i>Today: A cake to launch a thousand ships.</i><p><i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Noritake. Noritake’s Cher Blanc is featured below.</i><p>There's a reason there's no such thing as a wedding pie. Don't …

Dessert

What You Should Cook in 1964, According to Vintage Bon Appétit

In 1964, the Beatles appeared live on The Ed Sullivan Show. And what were those 73 million viewers eating? We take a look at 1964 issues of BA to find out<p>Fifty years ago this Sunday, John, Paul, George, and Ringo gave their first live U.S. television performance, appearing on <i>The Ed Sullivan Show</i> in …

Porcupine

The Crystal Forever in Sainte Chapelle

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10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …

Italian Food

5 Best Neighborhoods In Manhattan, NYC

Home to the world’s most recognizable skyline, the city’s most evocative landmarks, and some of the finest dining, shopping, and hotels in North …

Fairmont Le Château Montebello Set in the heart...

Set in the heart of Quebec’s Laurentian Mountains, along the Ottawa River, the exquisite Fairmont Le Château Montebello has been one of eastern …

Bourg Tibourg Hotel - Paris, France Situated in...

<b>Bourg Tibourg Hotel - Paris, France</b><p>Situated in the bohemian Marais area of Paris, the Bourg Tibourg Hotel is a treasure trove of history, charm and …

Water Meadow Cottage - England A truly...

<b>Water Meadow Cottage - England</b><p>A truly spectacular 18th century Cotswold lodge, the Water Meadow Cottage provides its guests with exclusive …

Crossing Condotti - Rome, Italy Only 50 meters...

<b>Crossing Condotti - Rome, Italy</b><p>Only 50 meters away from Piazza de Spagna, in the heart of beautiful Rome, lies the enchanting Crossing Condotti, an …

OPUS Vancouver - Canada One of the trendiest and...

<b>OPUS Vancouver - Canada</b><p>One of the trendiest and most exquisitely designed hotels in Vancouver, OPUS is perfectly positioned in the vibrant Yaletown …

Trident Hotel - Port Antonio, Jamaica One of...

<b>Trident Hotel - Port Antonio, Jamaica</b><p>One of Jamaica’s most glamorous hotels is a cluster of 13 villas by the Caribbean Sea in Port Antonio. Still …

Hyatt Regency - San Francisco, CA, USA Featuring...

<b>Hyatt Regency - San Francisco, CA, USA</b><p>Featuring a stunning architecture, panoramic views of the San Francisco Bay and boasting the world’s largest …

The Roosevelt Hotel - New York City , NY, USA ...

<b>The Roosevelt Hotel - New York City , NY, USA</b><p>Deemed Grand Dame of Madison Avenue since 1924, The Roosevelt Hotel New York City is located right in …

Museum Hotel - Cappadocia, Turkey Enjoying a...

<b>Museum Hotel - Cappadocia, Turkey</b><p>Enjoying a wonderful setting within Turkey’s most spectacular area, the Museum Hotel is the first and one of the …

5 Unusual Places To Visit In Europe

Europe conjures up images of picture-perfect medieval towns, spectacular mountain ranges, and star-studded Mediterranean beaches, but there’s much …

Ten great ghost towns in the West