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Ultimate Macaroni and Cheese

Ingredients<p>3 cups elbow macaroni (about 450 g)<br>• 3 tablespoons butter<br>• 3 cloves garlic minced<br>• 1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme<br>• 1/3 cup all-purpose flour<br>• 4 cups …

Food

You Haven't Met a (Chocolate!) Banana Bread Like This Yet

Does anyone really <i>need</i> another recipe for banana bread? (There are 230 versions, and counting, on this site alone.) Make room in the recipe box, because you need this one: banana bread made with dark chocolate in two forms, sea salt, <b>olive oil</b>, and tangy sour cream. It’s a pretty great thing, …

Breakfast

Boeuf Bourguignon

If there's anyone in the world who will be remembered for changing how Americans cooked, it's, of course, Julia Child. With the publication of her …

This Moist, Cakey Banana Bread Will Win You Friends

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat 2 (9x5-inch) loaf pans with cooking spray or butter; set aside.<p>Place the flour, …

Classic Macaroni and Cheese | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Panko Crusted Mashed Potato Cakes Recipe

"Kikkoman Panko Bread Crumbs make a crispy crust for these pan fried mashed potato cakes."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups chilled mashed potatoes<p>2 eggs, slightly …

A Guide to Easy Japanese Home-Cooking

These six classic Japanese recipes are full of flavor, light on ingredients, good for you, and surprisingly quick to make.<p>Leave the pristine sushi to the restaurants. Japanese home cooking is full of flavor, light on ingredients, good for you, and surprisingly quick to make. In other words, <b>the holy</b> …

Whitefish

How to Make One-Bite Nutella Donuts

If <i>Wiki</i> is to be believed, it seems that the late Michelle Ferrero (son of the inventor of Nutella) was the richest man in Italy — worth more than $23 billion. Well-deserved wealth, in our opinion. After all, who doesn’t get just a little bit giddy when they spot one of those comically oversized …

OXO's Good Grips Cold Brew Coffee Maker

The $50 cold-brew maker makes some important design improvements over its pioneering competitor, the Toddy, but you get the same quality coffee with …

Low Sugar, Low-Calorie Healthy Smoothie Recipes

Is there anything more refreshing in the summer than a smoothie? They're perfect in the morning when you need some energy and great after a workout when you need a little extra protein. Naturally, the mix-ins should be healthy and the calorie count low, as it's easy to overdo it with ingredients …

Nutella Filled Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

Nutella Filled Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies. Basically the perfect cookie ever invented.<p>So I made some cookies.<p>They are totally worth every …

Dessert

Make the Best Meatballs You'll Ever Eat | Men's Health

These meatballs are juicy and tender and somehow fluffy, without falling apart. Even the accompanying sauce is otherworldly. The muscled-up marinara uses San Marzano tomatoes, famous for their bright, fruity flavor, and reserved meatball juices for extra awesomeness.<p>If you’re going to tackle this …

Greece: shot on location

Greece’s ravishing coastlines, dramatic mountainscapes and classic small villages make the perfect backdrop not just for our mundane lives but also for the on-screen hijinks of many a Hollywood blockbuster. Here, we guide you through some of the top locations from famous movies shot in Greece. Pick …

Celebrating 5 Years with Chocolate Bread Pudding

Five years ago, I hit publish and Taylor Takes A Taste was born! What started as a way to improve my food photography has turned into more than I …

Dessert

Oxtail Soup with Daikon and Ramen Noodles

Oxtail is a popular ingredient in Hawaiian cooking. Roy Choi makes it the base for the broth of his hearty soup and adds plenty of the tender braised …

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How to Make Better Quick Breads at Home

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: Whether you're an expert or beginner, this is the easiest -- and arguably the</i> …

Quick Bread

15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day

Gallery15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day<p>We adore a freshly squeezed glass of OJ—especially in winter, when citrus is at its peak—but sometimes you want something a little more unusual. Ever tried to juice a kumquat? Or a sweet potato? Curious about how to make good-tasting green juice? <b>Here</b> …

Butternut Squash-Polenta Gratin

This squash gratin is a simple and fresh recipe that is perfect for fall. <b>Delicious, Quick Side Dishes</b>

Pan-Seared Pork Blade Chop

4 Servings<p>Starting the chop in a hot pan lets you get a good initial sear; lowering the heat gives you control while it cooks through.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1½”-thick pork blade chop (about 2½ lb.)<p>1 lemon, thinly sliced, seeds removed, plus lemon wedges for serving<p>4 cloves garlic, finely …

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How to Make Japanese Milk Bread 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: You don't have to go all the way across the Pacific in search of the fluffiest, lightest, tallest bread of your life; Cynthia from Two Red Bowls</i> …

Olive Oil Zucchini Bread

Intro<p>Renee taught me how to like smoked trout, she opened my world to octopus and made me a preacher of the wonders of oysters. She did this slowly …

Healthy Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

Honey-Sweetened Almond Chocolate Chip Granola Bars<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Total Time: 20 mins<br>• Yield: 14 to 16 bars<br>• Category: Snack<p>★★★★★<p>…

5 Regional Italian Comfort Foods

<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: The Italians have mastered the art of comfort food. Here are five favorites to carry you through fall.</i><p>It might seem strange, but there is no word or …

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How to Make Pecan Milk from Scratch

<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: Join Amber Wilson of For the Love of the South as she bottles the essence of Louisiana pecans in a rich, creamy milk.</i><p>Outlined against the …

Ice Cream

How to Roast a Pork Loin

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better -- and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: We're showing you how to prepare a simple fall staple -- roast</i> …

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