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The Fact Is, You're A Miranda

This is your life. ACCEPT IT.

5 Ingredients: Hot Chocolate Cake

Gooey chocolate cake in a perfectly-portioned package -- what more could you ask for in a dessert?! This recipe is a little beyond our standard …

The Existence Of Chocolate Pasta Is Definitive Proof That Life Is Beautiful

We write about a lot of great food mashups here at The Huffington Post. They're often the combination of two of our favorite comfort foods, so naturally we get excited and want to share. Recently it was the grilled cheese pepperoni pizza sandwich. Previously it was the muffin-croissant hybrid known …

9 Methods for Making the Best Brussels Sprouts Dishes

<i>Header image: Brussels Sprouts with Kimchi and Bacon from CHOW</i>It’s easy to understand why Brussels sprouts are one of those vegetables that give a …

Brussels Sprouts

Everything You Can Do With a Can of Chipotles in Adobo

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Take away my fancy olive oil, my spices, the peppers I've been air-drying in my fridge. Take my copper-lined sauciers and vintage cast iron. You can have it all, as long as I get to keep my chipotles in adobo.<p>Because …

Cooking

Hannah Hart's Guide to Cinco de Mayo

Hannah Hart is a comedian, Internet personality and reckless optimist. Hart, star and creator of "My Drunk Kitchen" on YouTube (new episodes every Thursday!), shares her tips for a perfect Cinco de Mayo.<p>Quick pop quiz: Cinco de Mayo is ...<p>a. A holiday that actually stems from the Mexican army's …

How to Prep a Dinner Party in Advance

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: What you can (and should) do in advance of your dinner party.</i><p>In a perfect world, you'd never scramble the day of a dinner party. Dressed and calm, you'd …

USDA Organics Head Won't Say Organic Is Healthier

Organic food is one of America's great growth industries: sales are skyrocketing, increasing by double-digit percentage terms year after year as consumers embrace healthier, more environmentally conscious lifestyles. Nearly $40 billion's worth of organic food was sold across the country last …

What this crazy 'SmartPlate' doesn't understand about food

At this point, it’s no longer news that America is overweight. Nor is it news that the diet market is lucrative. So of course, our disruptbros have decided this seems like an interesting problem to tackle.<p>The first phase was fitness trackers — devices meant to track how much you move. The idea is …

4 Veg-Centric Books at the James Beard Awards

Didn't catch last night's 2014 James Beard Awards? No worries. We whipped up a handy-dandy cheat sheet to the veg-tastic books nominated in the Focus …

Here Are 15 Meals You Can Make In 15 Minutes

No excuses, you guys.

Vegetarian Biryani

The cooks of India and Pakistan take their rice seriously. It is in these regions that the humble grain is transformed into some of southern Asia's …

Walnuts Make a Genius Substitution for Meat in This Vegetarian Bolognese Sauce

If you're looking for a hearty pasta sauce that is both vegan and gluten-free, this recipe is your gal. This simple walnut "bolognese" seems almost …

Italian Food

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Jun<p>6<p>Wed<p>Rams Head Live!, Baltimore, MD<p>Jun<p>7<p>Thu<p>Kali Uchiswith special guest TT the Artist<p>Rams Head Live!, Baltimore, MD<p>Jun<p>8<p>Fri<p>Rams Head Live!, …

31 Vegetarian Dinner Ideas for World Vegetarian Month

If you're a vegetarian, Vegetarian Awareness Month is a fabulous time to kick your cooking skills into high gear and experiment with new techniques …

Cooking

Our Oregano Lives On

<i>Calling all indoor gardeners, science enthusiastists, and herb-ivores! Follow along as we create our very own windowsill herb garden in the center of New York City. And please, offer the tips and tricks we need to keep these plants strong and healthy.</i><p>Thank you for your helpful advice (and gentle …

5 Ways to Flavor Your Butter with Fresh Herbs

<i>Today: Make compound butter your back pocket powerhouse for pasta, grilled cheese, and winning hostess gifts.</i><p>Oh, butter: We love you so. Whether smeared on toast, loaded into croissants, or sitting atop our steaks, butter never lets us down. Then we asked ourselves, is it possible to make butter …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>This weekend, wake up your tastebuds with bright, bold flavors. Use vibrant ingredients—like fresh herbs, citrus, ginger, passionfruit, and a splash of …

Fresh Oregano & 4 Foods to Eat it With

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: All this month we'll be stocking up on fresh herbs to get our spring fix. Next up, oregano.</i><p>Start plotting how to use fresh oregano and it's likely that you'll first turn to either …

Everything You Need to Know About Chia Seeds and How to Eat Them

Chia seeds have long been considered a "superfood," but what does that actually mean? Read on for tips on how to buy, store, and eat these nutritious seeds.<p>Chia seeds used to be a niche ingredient you could only scout out at health food stores next to the hemp seeds and spirulina. But chances are …

Nutrition

12 Recipes for a Stress-Free Week of Cooking

<i>Today: We figured out the weeknight meal planning so you don't have to.</i><p>Making a to-do list—and then crossing the items off—is one of life’s most satisfying pleasures, right up there with cracking the top of a crème brûlée. It's even better when your organization has a solid purpose, like learning …

What it's like to eat a $225-per-person, 3-hour dinner at Eleven Madison Park, the best restaurant in America

Food blogger Julian Fang captured the experience of dining at Eleven Madison Park in spring 2011 for his website Jewelz. He opted for the 11-course tasting menu, which today runs three and a half hours long and costs $225 per person.<p>While the menu has changed, the decadence remains. We've shared a …

Dining Rooms

The Pinnacle of Pasta: The Top 9 Plates of Pasta in Rome

The top plates of pasta in Rome, from cult classics to signature dishes.<p>A decent carbonara is pretty easy to come by in Rome. But no one visits the Italian capital in search of a merely passable pasta dish. After several thousand Roman restaurant meals over the past dozen years—including more …

Here Are the James Beard Foundation Book, Broadcast, and Journalism Winners 2015

The fancy dinner is over and the parties are about to begin: The James Beard Foundation's Book, Broadcast, and Journalism finalists for 2015 have been whittled down to a list of winners. Here they are:<p><b>2015 James Beard Foundation Awards Winners</b><p><b>2015 James Beard Foundation Cookbook Hall of Fame</b><p>Barbara …

James Beard Foundation

8 Psychological Tricks of Restaurant Menus

A restaurant’s menu is more than just a random list of dishes. It has likely been strategically tailored at the hands of a menu engineer or …

Profit

Weekend Reading: Old School Cowboys, A Ketchup Ban, and More

What we're reading, cooking, and clicking this week.<p>There aren't a lot of old school cowboys around anymore, but photographer Michael Crouser has …