Susan Leach

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Best Carrot Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Line 3 (9-inch) round cakepans with wax paper; lightly grease and flour wax paper. Set pans aside.<p>Step 2<p>Stir together first 4 …

Make-Ahead Yeast Rolls Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine yeast and 1/4 cup warm water in a 2-cup liquid measuring cup; let stand 5 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Combine yeast mixture, remaining …

Baking

I've lived in New York City my entire life — here are the best places to actually eat

As a kid growing up in New York City, I never ate Happy Meals.<p>Why would I when I could get a great bagel or slice of pizza for the same price?<p>New York has some of the best food in the world. Even neighborhood takeout spots are top-notch eateries that people come from all over to try. So over my …

The hunt for Chile’s best empanada

A pastry filled with meat, cheese or seafood might sound simple, but Chile’s national dish takes time, cooperation and a lot of love to get right.<p>When Marxist politician Salvador Allende became president of Chile in 1970, he called for a “revolution flavoured with red wine and empanadas” – the …

South America

Cheesecake-Stuffed Pumpkin Bread

Everyone's favorite fall quick bread hides a decadent surprise inside -- a rich swirl of cheesecake.<p>For the cheesecake swirl: Position an oven rack …

Mascarpone Cheesecake with Almond Crust

For the crust: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Tightly wrap the outside of a 9-inch diameter springform pan with 2 3/4-inch-high sides with 3 layers of …

6 Things to Do With a Can of Chipotle in Adobo Sauce

By Alex Delany<p>There's always leftover chipotle in adobo sauce, but throwing them away is a shame. Here's how to use up the rest of that spicy, smoky can of goodness.<p>Little known fact: Drake wrote 0-100/The Catch Up about chipotle in adobo sauce. That chile pepper heat will take just about any dish …

Cooking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Revealed: 12 of Northern Ireland's best places to eat

Northern Ireland is now awash with many great places to enjoy wonderful food whilst soaking up beautiful surroundings.<p>You could be feasting on fresh …

50 Restaurants Across the U.S. With Epic Views for Your Instagram

50 Restaurants Across the US With Epic Views for Your Instagram<p>Because is it even worth it if you don't get an Instagram out of every meal?<p>October …

Pie crust 101: Tips and tricks for taking your crust to the next level

When I tell people I grew up in a family of pie bakers, it’s easy to imagine I’m bragging. My mother’s pies are legendary — rich, velvety custard fillings or mounded fruit pies, each cradled in an ornately decorated crust, golden and with the most delicate layers. And don’t get me started on my …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

19 Ways to Cook With Canned Pumpkin

Canned pumpkin purée is a simple ingredient with serious untapped potential. I know that now, but I really wasn't a big fan of the stuff until …

These Dishes For Less Than $15 Are Worth The Flight to New Orleans

Eat big on a little budget in one of America's tastiest cities.<p>The accessible, come as you are vibe of New Orleans is one of the many things that …

Pumpkin Scones with Maple-Cinnamon Glaze

Maple-Cinnamon Glaze:<p>For the scones: In a medium bowl, combine the sugar, baking powder, pumpkin pie spice, cardamom, coriander and salt. If using …

Even with a healthful tweak, this savory veg bake stays sumptuous

This recipe is my spin on a favorite from the very first cookbook I owned: the "Moosewood Cookbook," by Mollie Katzen (Ten Speed Press, 1977). That book, which I still have — its cover sun-bleached and pages spattered — fed me throughout my college years and beyond. One dish from it that I made …

Slow Cookers

Monster Bundt Cake

The person who invented edible googly eyes should win a Nobel Prize. They are the secret to making any kind of food extra fun for kids -and adults …

Dessert

The 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

The restaurant reservations website's users helped compile this list of eateries with the best views.<p>Today, OpenTable released their list of the most …

Salt Lake City

Winter Lentil Soup

It’s been a long winter. They always are. Long and dark. The darkness is probably the most challenging thing about living in Ireland, but it also …

Food Preservation

Too Many Cooks: Summer Sauces

<i>You'll be hearing from the staff at Food52 every week in Too Many Cooks, our group column in which we pool our answers to questions about food, cooking, life, and more.</i><p>Summer is about bright, fresh dishes that you can throw together with ease -- hopefully in big batches for all those people you …

Cooking

Sunday Brunch: Olive Oil-Fried Eggs with Asparagus

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>If you've never fried an egg in lots of olive oil, you're missing out on some major …

Dining Etiquette From Around The World

Dining while abroad can feel as though you are tiptoeing around a minefield of unfamiliar rules. Table manners are the ultimate way to show respect (or some accidental disrespect) to your gracious host.<p>We've already shown you how to <i>drink</i> while traveling to foreign countries, so now it's time to …

12 Not Terrible Places to Eat Near the Eiffel Tower

We don't recommend visiting the Eiffel tower without a solid plan for eating, whether to fortify yourself for the wait or to restore your sanity after the harrowing elevator ride. Here are some tables to consider that don't require a crosstown trip.<p><b>Walk-Ins Welcome</b><p>1. Café Constant - With three …

Antelope Leaps into Car to Escape Cheetah

In today's edition of 'We can't believe this was actually caught on tape,' tourists on safari in South Africa witnessed a stunning wild animal chase …

Book a Room at Vietnam’s ‘Crazy House’

On a quiet street in Dalat sits a zany circus of a house. Nina Strochlic reports.<p>The mountain resort town of Dalat fancies itself “The Paris of …

Make Way for the Penguin Parade

“Just to the right of that rock,” ranger Ash Belsar said, pointing, as we grabbed our night-vision gear. “You’ll see one straight ahead.” I put the lens to my eye and scanned the beach. There it was: my first little penguin of the night, wobbling out of the surf.<p>And it really <i>was</i> little. In fact, at …

Gascony: France's New Foodie Destination

Not since the Three Musketeers unsheathed their swords centuries ago has Gascony seen this much excitement. To savor le dernier cri in French …

A Refresher Course On The Difference Between The UK, Britain, England, And The British Isles

Despite an extensive history with the Brits across the pond, many Americans are still unsure what to call the area.<p>Is Ireland part of the United Kingdom? Does England include Wales? What is Great Britain?<p>Geographic and political names get mixed up in these misunderstandings. Some people use England …

United Kingdom