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Tomato Basil Soup and Cornbread Waffle Grilled Cheese

<i>PARTNER POST: Let Pomì’s premium quality, Italian tomatoes bring the fresh and healthful taste of Italy to your cooking, no matter the cuisine.</i> <b><br>A bowl</b> …

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How to make perfect biscuits, plus 9 recipes

Really good biscuits are tender, lighter than air, and should be eaten straight out of the oven, while they're still warm. Whether you like your biscuits with a touch of tang from buttermilk, a little zing from ginger or made with cold milk, cream, shortening or lard, there are certain tips that …

Overnight Cinnamon Rolls Recipe | Taste of Home

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Recipes

One High-Quality Bag: Classic Things Every Man Needs

Share<p>Tweet<p>9. One High-Quality Bag<p>You can’t even begin to discuss the kinds of things the modern man packs for a trip before you discuss the bag he packs them in. For starters, unless you’re going on a month-long tour through Europe or Asia, you should really only need one good, durable bag. You …

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Fine Living

Mini Buttermilk Biscuits

• 2 cups AP flour<br>• 2 teaspoons baking powder (I prefer aluminum free)<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 3/4 stick unsalted butter cut into small dice and chilled plus 2 tablespoons for brushing<br>• 3/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon cold, shaken buttermilk<p>Preheat oven to 450 degrees convection Whisk dry …

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How to Make Biscuits

"Saturday mornings at the deli are all about the biscuits," says Matt Neal of Neal's Deli in North Carolina. When he's rolling out the dough, he …

These Chewy Molasses Cookies Are Why It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Sugar, spice, and everything nice was invented to describe these cookies. We're approximately 1000 percent sure of that.<p>All chew with no crunch or glitter makes for a pretty dull holiday cookie. This is not that cookie. Molasses creates magically chewy cookies that stay fresh for days, and pack an …

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Salted Caramel Pretzel Turtle Bites

Salted caramel pretzel turtles? Yes, please!<p>I love to bake but it seems like every December I get bogged down with trying to do all the things. I put pressure on myself to be Susie Homemaker and tell myself I should spend hours in the kitchen whipping up homemade holiday treats for everyone I am …

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7 Quintessentially Tuscan Dishes

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Cook these dishes and pretend you’re under the Tuscan sun.</i><p>Tuscan food is characterized by two essential ingredients -- bread and olive oil -- and a …

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Crostini di Cavolo Nero

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>These winter crostini of Tuscan kale flavored with lemon and garlic may seem simple, even too simple, but this is what makes crostini so wonderful – for both the cook and the eater. In a way, these particular crostini are just an elaboration on the most elemental of all crostini, …

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8 Food Blog Links We Love

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.<p>Today: Some sweet, some savory, a little bit of squash (okay, <i>a lot</i> a bit of squash), and some spice!<p>A soup that doesn't even require a pot? Consider us …

Super-crisp roasted potatoes and Peruvian-style roast chicken top October's recipes

J. Kenji Lopez-Alt's new cookbook, "The Food Lab," might well be one of the big books of the season, but a couple of recipes from it have already found a home in the hearts of Southern California cooks. His super-crisp roasted potatoes was by far the most-downloaded recipe from our California …

Sights and Bites: What to Eat While Touring Paris, France

Travel<p>With a cultural map in one hand and a culinary compass in the other, savor the treasured sights then seek the nearby local delectable bites.<p>Every sight and bite in <b>Paris</b>, known as the City of Lights, seems luminescent. Dishes shine whether they consist of basic bistro fare, café snacks, cheese …

This Is the World's Easiest Biscuit Recipe

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>People have been making two-ingredient biscuits ever since self-rising flour hit supermarket shelves, and it's easy to see why. Stir heavy cream into self-rising flour, scoop it onto a baking sheet, bake, and …

Baking

The 6 Things You Need to Mix Drinks Like a Pro Bartender

6 essential cocktail tips every home bartender should master.<p>Cocktails don’t have to be complicated. In fact, they shouldn’t be. Invest in some high-quality booze and glassware and you’re halfway to a showstopping evening. We pulled up a stool at the buzzy Chiltern Firehouse in London to learn the …

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15 Snack Dinners for When All Else Fails

Maybe you’re not that hungry tonight. Maybe you're hosting and aren't up for putting together an elaborate, multi-course meal. Maybe, maaaybe, you just don’t feel like using a fork and knife. You know what that means: Snacks for dinner!<p>The world of snacking is multifaceted and complex: We've had …

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Thai Salmon - iFOODreal - Healthy Family Recipes

In our household, we have been enjoying this Thai salmon with sweet chili sauce for 14 years now. In winter, I bake it in the oven and in summer …

Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Pat the beef dry with paper towels and sprinkle well on all sides with salt and pepper. Heat the oil in a large deep skillet or Dutch oven over …

The 8 Signs of a Bad Leader

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Bernard Marr, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>It’s an interesting conundrum. Say you’re a manager, a senior-level executive, or a human resources employee; your job is to be a leader, yes, but also to pick …

Leadership

7 Ways to Go From a Boss to a Leader

Many people view the terms “boss” and “leader” as interchangeable — but they are vastly different. To determine which one you are, I encourage you to …

Five tips for leading a productive, happy team

<i>This sponsored post is produced by TriNet.</i><p>Let me start with a personal experience. In a former job, I worked for someone who could be called a “micromanager.” This person was very nice, but would ask why I came in at 8:03 a.m. instead of 8. Mind you, I was not an hourly, non-exempt employee. I …

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Here's The Best Way To Cook Salmon This Summer

Super hot grill, food won't stick. For four more easy dinners to grill this week, click here.<p>Serves 2<p><i>Recipe by Christine Byrne</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 bunch lacinato kale<p>2 tablespoons pineapple juice<p>2 tablespoons canola oil, divided<p>kosher salt and freshly ground pepper<p>2 6-ounce skin-on salmon<p>1 medium mango, …

Seafood

Our 10 Best Grilling Tips—All in One Place

Grill marks. Grill marks are mysterious. No matter how hard you try to stoke the fire, sometimes that steak just won't get those crosshatches of charred glory. Or maybe you can't get the charcoal to light in the first place.<p>We've all been there—some of us more often than others. But there's just …

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Shrubs, Spritzes, and Swizzles: Everything You Need to Make Summer's Coolest Cocktails

Our favorite cocktails of summer are light, refreshing, and dangerously drinkable.<p>A summer cocktail plays by different rules. It needs to be pretty simple—you’re not playing mixologist in your swimsuit—but more impressive than a bucket of beers. It should be refreshing enough to stand up to the …

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13 Unexpected Ways to Use Lemon Around The House

<b>When life gives you lemons, skip the lemonade. Try one of these homekeeping tips instead. With a single lemon, you can banish odors, lighten the stains in your laundry, and clean your home from top to bottom!</b><p>Freshen the Air<p>Put down the spray can! Despite their convenience, many commercial air …

The 13 Basic Flavor Combos That Make Any Food Taste Amazing

Cooking without a recipe is the endgame when it comes to eliminating dinnertime stress. How great would it be to come home and know exactly which …

Thomasina Miers: how to make the ultimate guacamole

It's easy to make, good for you and utterly delicious. Thomasina Miers of Mexican chain Wahaca shares her favourite recipe for the popular dip<p>Guacamole is the Aztec for 'avocado’ (guac) and 'sauce’ (mole). The secret is to use ripe avocados, and masses of fresh coriander and lime. Season well and …

Homemade Thai Spice Blend - Perry's Plate

May 28, 2014<p>Don’t tell my kids, but this Thai spice blend might become my new go-to blend. My “taco seasoning”.<p>The girls are still warming up to it …