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The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

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Homemade Nut Butters

<i>Every week, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home. In this edition of Small Batch, Marisa McClellan of Food In Jars helps us stock our pantry with some of her favorite nut butters. Marisa is the author of Food in Jars:</i> …

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8 Pizzas That Haunt My Dreams, 2013

Since 2009, I've been doing year-end "8 Pizzas That Haunt My Dreams" posts on Slice. It is not necessarily a list of THE END-ALL BE-ALL BEST PIZZAS EVER. It is a list simply of 8 pizzas that grabbed my attention in the last 12 months and would not let go. Sometimes it aligns that 8PTHMD <i>is</i> a list of …

Vegan and vegetarian dishes were one of our biggest and most popular categories of recipes in 2013 — with good reason! 15 fresh vegan + vegetarian recipes we love: http://thekitc.hn/18ZyPwJ

Cook The Ultimate Chicken Soup | Men's Health

This version from California chef Brandon Sharp adds an edge of freshness with green beans, roasted red peppers, and fresh herbs. Plus, it swaps in tastier chicken thighs for the standard breasts, creating a richer broth.<p>It’s magical.<p><b>Chicken noodle soup</b><i><br>Recipe by Brandon Sharp, executive chef of</i> …

A Burger Worth Finding at Box Kitchen in San Francisco

Box Kitchen<p>431 Natoma Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 (map); 415-580-7170; facebooks.com/boxkitchen.sf<b><br>Cooking Method:</b> Grilled<b><br>Short Order:</b> A bacon-shallot gastrique turns this patty into a very nice gastropub burger<b><br>Want Fries with That?</b> They're fine, but it seems more fun to explore the other apps …

Video: The Clay Pot Rice King of Chinatown

<b>Editor's Note:</b> Welcome to a new episode of <i>1 Minute Meal</i>, a series of video snapshots documenting the places, people, and foods that make New York a vibrant food community.<p>When <b>Delong Chang</b>, a longtime cook in Chinatown, opened <b>A-Wah</b>, he decided to focus on <i>bo zai fan</i>, a dish that was popular where he …

From the Juicer: Buffalo Green Juice

<b>Editor's note:</b> We're sharing a new juice or smoothie recipe every weekday in January. Got a favorite juice or smoothie combo? Tell us about it in the comments section! Looking for more smoothie and juice ideas? Start here...<p>This weird and wonderful beverage is my new favorite juice, and that's …

From the Blender: Easy Mango-Blackberry Smoothie

<b>Editor's note:</b> We're sharing a new juice or smoothie recipe every weekday in January. Got a favorite juice or smoothie combo? Tell us about it in the comments section! Looking for more smoothie and juice ideas? Start here...<p>I recently cleaned out my kitchen, attempting to free up a little counter …

Sometimes recipes simply don't turn out how you expect. And sometimes things are just a complete disaster. Our biggest facepalm moments in the kitchen in 2013: http://thekitc.hn/18ZyVV9

The Best Gluten-Free Pastas

Gluten-free pasta doesn't have to feel like a sacrifice. To prove it, a panel of Bon Appétit editors gathered in the Test Kitchen for a blind taste test.<p>Gluten-free pasta doesn't have to feel like a sacrifice. To prove it, we procured 35 types (in five different shapes) from over a dozen producers: …

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Sea scallops with miso butter and sesame seeds. Simple. Healthy. Awesome.

17 Resolution-Approved Detox Recipes

You’re probably reeling a little bit from the Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve stretch; it was a cocktail and hor d’oeuvres-filled blur. Whether you believe in setting resolutions or un-resolutions, there’s no harm in eating a little cleaner every now and then. Head into 2015 with your eyes on the …

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Snapshots from Hong Kong: My 10 Favorite Bites

GallerySnapshots from Hong Kong: My 10 Favorite Bites<p>From February 9 to 17, I visited Hong Kong on a trip sponsored by the Hong Kong Tourism Board. Make sure to check out my other Snapshots from Hong Kong.<p>Many of the best things I ate in 2013 were in Hong Kong. And that is why, as the new year …

Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

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6 Foods That Speed up Your Metabolism

<i>Alessandra Bulow</i><p>If you're already inhaling Christmas cookies like it's your job this holiday season, take a moment to wipe off the crumbs from your footie pajamas and strategize some meals with foods that are proven to help rev up your metabolism.<p>"First of all, eating breakfast can make a huge …

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US doctors cure child born with HIV

Doctors in the US have made medical history by effectively curing a child born with HIV, the first time such a case has been documented.<p>The infant, who is now two and a half, needs no medication for HIV, has a normal life expectancy and is highly unlikely to be infectious to others, doctors believe.<p>…

Surprisingly Close Star System Discovered

Changing Planet<p>Looks like astronomers may have new hunting grounds to search for exoplanets , and it’s close– in fact it’s just in our local interstellar neighborhood. A new-found star system at only 6.5 light years away now ranks as the third nearest to our solar system and the closest to be …

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10 Things You Eat All the Time That Could Poison You

Some foods can totally transform you from a cold-addled snot monster to the picture of health. But there's a surprising number of everyday foods that, if you're not careful, could straight-up wreck your day. Or slightly worse, end your life! Don't worry, getting poisoned by them is gonna take some …

The Only Eggnog Recipe You'll Ever Need

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving Food52 the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: The holiday drink of all holiday drinks -- minus the preservatives and the long ingredient list, plus the</i> …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found 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>In case you hadn't heard, it's Cookie Week here at Food52! And what better way to bring this glorious week to a close than by highlighting eight …

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Basil Chicken in Coconut-Curry Sauce

Back when my husband Jack and I first started dating – and we discovered our shared love of food and cooking – we used to take turns making dinner. …

Cider-Braised Pork Chops with Apples | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Braising spice-coated pork chops in cider enhances the autumnal flavors of this dish, which also features fresh apples. Use any crisp, slightly tart apple that’s in season at your local farmers’ market.<p><b>Cider-Braised Pork Chops with Apples</b><p>1 tsp. dried oregano<p>1/2 tsp. five-spice powder<p>1/2 tsp. sweet …

Citrus-Braised Lamb Shanks | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Lamb shanks meet a bright trio of winter citrus — lemon, lime and orange — in this dish. The rich braising liquid that results from the slow cooking almost surpasses the lamb shanks themselves. If you want to stretch the recipe to serve six, shred the meat from the bones, divide among shallow …