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Divine Rich Chocolate Cupcakes

<p>If you’ve never tried genuine cup cakes before, these are irresistible and sure to impress. The richness comes from all the dark chocolate; the soft …

Perfect Pound Cake

This loaf gets its lift from the thorough beating of butter and sugar (a full 8 minutes) and plenty of eggs, instead of leavenings such as baking powder or baking soda.

Green Juice Recipe

Everyone should have a green juice recipe in their repertoire, and this one is a ringer. Its heart and soul is straight green, not at all sweet, with …

Homemade Agua de Jamaica

Agua frescas, or “fresh waters”, are one of my favorite types of drinks to cool down with on a hot day. The drinks are made with fruits, flowers, …

Rainbow Spring Rolls - with yoyomax12

Dark Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

<b>Yield:</b> 1 1/2 dozen 5-inch cookies<p><b>Prep Time:</b><p>20 minutes plus chill time<p>Ingredients:<p>2 cups minus 2 tablespoons (8 1/2 ounces) cake flour<p>1 2/3 cups (8 …

Dessert

How to Add Food Coloring to Cake Batter

Multi-colored cakes can be fun for a lot of reasons. They can help you show team spirit on an important game day, turn plain cupcakes into a great …

Lemongrass-Ginger Horchata Recipe

Mexican-style horchata made with rice and almonds gets a southeast Asian-style lift from bright lemongrass and ginger.<p><b>Read more: 3 Delicious Variations on Mexican Horchata to Make at Home</b><p>Ingredients1/3 cup white long-grain rice, rinsed2/3 cup raw almonds3 cups hot (not boiling) water plus 1 cup …

Tahini Dressing, Two Ways

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Meet the mother sauces of vegan cooking.</i><p>There’s something about the creamy texture of tahini -- coupled with its nutty, slightly bitter taste -- that makes for one …

David Lebovitz's Individual Chocolate Cakes

<i>All week long David Lebovitz -- professional cook, baker, and blogger -- will be sharing recipes from his new book, My Paris Kitchen. Follow along to win one of six copies we're giving away -- and find out why Paris really is always a good idea.</i><p><i>Today: Dessert, just the way we like it --</i> …

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 …

How to Remove the Silk from an Ear of Corn

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Don't let corn silk come between you and the perfect ear of corn -- here's how</i> …

How to Make Yogurt Biscuits Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Provisions Editor, Posie Harwood, teaches us how to make light, fluffy biscuits without butter or</i> …

double chocolate banana bread

I have a theory that Mondays are for repentance, for undoing whatever damages to your liver, psyche or saddlebags you’ve done over the weekend. …

Healthier Flourless Chocolate Cake

This is my kinda cake.<p>Rich and totally indulgent.<p>It’s the kind of cake you can bring to a party, and no one would be able to tell that you’ve …

7 Smoothie Mistakes That Make You Gain Weight

Cut them out to make your smoothie habit healthier.<p><i>By Jenny Sugar for POPSUGAR Fitness</i><p>After dusting off the ol' blender a few months ago, you've been proudly making smoothies instead of downing enormous bowls of cereal or bagels for breakfast. You expected the pounds to just fall off, but they're …

Nordic Ware Pinata Cake Pan

A pinata cake is a cake that has a surprise inside, just like the pinatas that you might find hanging up at a kids birthday party. The cakes are …

9 Genius Tips to Make At-Home Salads Taste So Much More Amazing

We tapped the founder of Sweetgreen, a delicious up-and-coming salad chain, for his best tips

How to Make Overnight Oats Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Calling all multitaskers! While you sleep, you can cook your oatmeal overnight in the refrigerator. There's</i> …

Oatmeal Cookies with Dark Chocolate, Cranberries, & Coconut

So every time I make cookies and children (my own or others…it’s like they just <i>know…</i>) find out about it, they ask me two questions: 1) “Can I have …

13 Foods That Are Packed With Antioxidants

Allow us to present a ton of easy ways to protect against free-radical damage

Espresso Banana Bread

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Caffeine, meet banana.</i><p>I believe there may be a law of Nature that states that whenever you have a serious …

Whole Wheat Blueberry Yogurt Crumb Muffins

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line a muffin tin with liners.<p>In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, flaxseed, baking soda, powder, …

Smothered Broccoli with Pepper, Onion and Raisins

Broccoli is like green beans; it takes on great character when cooked beyond crisp. I like it nearly melting and smothered in this sauté of raisins, …

Banana Crumb Cake

Regular old banana bread may never be the same after you try this Banana Crumb Cake. The coffee cake has all the flavor of banana bread and is topped …

Nutella Cheesecake Trifles

Decadent Nutella Cheesecake filling layered with rich brownies and whipped topping – simple and so delicious.<p>I made Nutella Trifles the week before I …

Dessert

Crazy Crust Apple Pie

This is a recipe that I found on a hand-typed recipe card (as in, it was typed on a typewriter) tucked inside of one of my grandmother’s cookbooks. I …