Susan Matinchek

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Ordinary Grace

• <b>Author:</b> William Kent Krueger<p><i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> BESTSELLER<br>WINNER OF THE 2014 EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL<br>WINNER OF THE 2014 DILYS AWARD<br>A <i>SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL</i> BEST BOOK OF 2013<p><i>“That was it. That was all of it. A grace so ordinary there was no reason at all to remember it. Yet I have never across the forty</i> …

The Hidden Child: A Novel

• <b>Author:</b> Camilla Läckberg<p>Now in paperback, the brilliant new psychological thriller from worldwide bestseller Camilla Läckberg—the chilling struggle of a young woman facing the darkest chapter of Europe’s past.<br>Crime writer Erica Falck is shocked to discover a Nazi medal among her late mother’s …

Miele di fichi (fig honey) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Not actually honey, but a honey-like syrup made from dried figs - an age-old recipe from Puglia in southern Italy. Traditionally used in pastry-making, such as for cartellate, beautiful crinkle-edged little pastries, it is also well-suited to roast meats (try it as a glaze for roast …

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Jumping Jack Cushion pattern by Kaffe Fassett

Knitting

The 25 Best Hotels In The World

We've created the ultimate list of the best hotels in the world by aggregating four notable hotel rankings made by elite travel publications and websites.<p>The rankings we used were Travel + Leisure's World's Best Hotel Awards , Conde Nast Traveler's Top 100 Hotels & Resorts (part of its annual …

Mandarin Oriental

10 of the Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Scotland

From wild marshlands shrouded in morning mist to rugged mountain peaks and glistening lochs, Scotland has no shortage of jaw-dropping views. To get you started, here are 10 of Scotland's most beautiful places to add to your itinerary.<p>1. Loch Ness<p>Photo courtesy of mendhak via Flickr.<p>Scotland's most …

Scotland

Homemade Hot Sauce!

Some of us are hot sauce people. I hear the other some of us say that it “takes over” and “burns” and all that nonsense. Clearly, I am hot sauce …

Recipes

13 Recipes and Serving Pieces We Love

It may be August, but it feels like Christmas here at Food52.<p>It's felt like Christmas for months now: the air crackling with anticipation, the boxes arriving with fist-pumps and squeals, and, most importantly, the new, shiny, toys.<p>Because just as our launch of Provisions means new toys for you, it …

15 Creative & Multi-Functional Desks

You spend a good portion of your day at your desk. Why not make it a creative space that reflects your personality? We’ve rounded up 15 of our favorite creative and beautiful desks to make your home office a space you actually want to spend time in. And if these aren’t your speed we have DIY …

The 10 Most Secluded Hotels Around The World

And while there are dozens of great off-the-beaten-path properties out there, these 10 offer their own special kind of seclusion in great destinations from the Americas to Africa.

Rosie's Buttermilk Biscuits

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Baird of SprinkleBakes lets us in on her grandmother's secrets for making perfect buttermilk biscuits.</i><p>As a child, my grandparents' farm was my favorite place on …

Tomato Jam

There was a lovely stillness when I awoke this morning. I was cradled in a warm bed, nestled under a cloud of down, my head resting on my pillow. The …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Hario Sommelier Gives New Shape to the Syphon – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

The syphon (or vacuum coffee maker) is one of those brew methods that truly embodies coffee geekdom. Everything about it feels more like a science …

Foodily Blog

Nutella Espresso Rolls

Blackberry Blondies

Blondies are the blank canvases of the bar cookie world. They have a slightly dense, chewy texture, but they are relatively plain and get most of …

Neat Trick If You Need a Macro Lens in a Pinch

No macro lens? No problem! Now you can get those lovely, detailed close-up shots without investing in another pricey lens. How? By converting one of …

Cameras

Feast Your Eyes: Road Trip Snacks

<i>Each week, we'll be scanning through recipes for exceptional photos from our community, and sharing our favorites.</i><p><i>Today: Our favorite community photos from Your Best Road Trip Snacks make us want to plan our next long trip -- if only for the snacks we can bring along.</i><p>There's no time like summer to …

Eggs Baked on Grits With Bacon and Tomatoes Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Brunch: Eggs Baked on Grits with Bacon and Tomatoes</b><p>Ingredients6 strips bacon1 medium onion, finely chopped (about 1 cup)2 medium tomatoes, finely chopped (about 1 cup)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepperPinch red pepper flakes1 cup quick cooking grits1 tablespoon butter4 …

Taiwanese Meat Sauce With Rice (Lu Rou Fan) Recipe

<b>Note:</b> You can make your own five-spice powder by combining 1/4 teaspoon each ground cloves, Sichuan peppercorns, and fennel seed, plus 1 cinnamon stick and 1 clove star anise. If using whole pork belly, trim any bones from the slab of meat. Slice into 1/4-inch slices lengthwise, then slice each …

No-Bake Chocolate Kahlua Pie Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> I used Nabisco Famous Wafers for the wafers. If you'd like to measure by crumbs, I used about 8 ounces for the crust and about 3 ounces for the pie. For the coffee liquor, I used Kahlua. Chilling mixing bowl with beater will make it whip faster. Use a hot wet knife to slice the pie.<p><b>Read</b> …

Spicy Sambal Chicken and Shrimp Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> Belachan is fermented shrimp paste, a common ingredient in Southeast asian cooking. It can be found in stores that specialize in Southeast Asian ingredients. The small amount of this potent stuff is not overpowering in this dish and adds a layer of pungency, but it can be omitted if you'd …

Stir-Fried Shredded Kale

1. Roll up a few kale leaves and shred them into thin ribbons. Repeat with the rest of the kale.<p>2. In a large skillet or wok, heat 2 tablespoons of …

Recipes

How to Make Bagels at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Making your own bagels takes some time, but it's easy once you get over your fears. Thankfully, Kenzi holds our hand throughout the whole</i> …

Sorghum: A Whole-Grain Star

<i>Every week, Shauna Ahern of Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef -- and Gluten-Free Girl Everyday -- will be sharing smart tips and smarter recipes that will please even the most devout gluten-eaters among us. Come one, come all -- we're going flourless.</i><p><i>Today, Shauna's letting us in on a secret the rest</i> …

Cherry Bombe's Tandoori Murgh (Chicken Baked in Yogurt Sauce)

<i>All this week, the ladies from Cherry Bombe will be serving as guest editors on Food52: sharing recipes from their first issue, answering our questions, and co-hosting a Twitter chat on Thursday.</i><p>This recipe is by Jeanne D'Souza, a wonderful woman who helped her town of Ridgefield, Connecticut …

Chicken Satay with Peanut Noodles • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>It was just last week that I confessed to wasting a lot of food in my line of work during the process of recipe creating and testing. It’s …