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all butter, really flaky pie dough

I don’t believe in perfection, in life or in the kitchen. At best, everything we do is a work in progress that gets a tad closer each time we nudge …

apple mosaic tart with salted caramel

My husband likes to joke that every other comment on this site in the month of October is, “Help! I went apple picking and I brought home 20 pounds …

butternut squash and caramelized onion galette

I love fall. I mean, I know how decidedly unoriginal that is to say, but I can’t help it. I just want to inhale it, take a picture of every …

Chaussons aux Pommes (French Apple Turnovers)

Makes 8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>FILLING<p>3/4 pound Granny Smith apples<p>3/4 pound Golden Delicious apples<p>1/4 cup water<p>3 tablespoons sugar<p>3/4 teaspoon fresh lemon juice<p>PASTRY<p>1 14- to 16-ounce package all-butter frozen puff pastry (1 or 2 sheets, depending on brand), thawed<p>1 egg, beaten to blend (for …

How to Make Crullers (& Master Pâte à Choux Along the Way)

<i>Six ingredients, a fancy French name, and the promise of great pastries.</i><p>If there’s one classic French pastry recipe to have in your back pocket, it’s <i>pâte à choux</i>. It’s one of those totally technique-based foods that alone isn’t so special. <b>But it’s the foundation for incredibly tasty treats like</b> …

An Elegant, Budget-Friendly Way to Frame Big Posters and Prints

When the quote I received to frame James Ransom's poster-sized photographs for the new Food52 office was in the thousands of dollars, I started trying to think how it could be done for less. Much less.<p>I love the minimalist look of frameless glass, which doesn't feel heavy and lets the photography …

Why Gochujang Is in Every Korean Pantry (and Belongs in Yours Too)

<i>Header image: Pork Bulgogi from CHOW</i>There are plenty of food cultures out there that embrace the spicy, but it’s hard to think of one that uses a …

Perfect Homemade Pita Bread Recipe

Once you see how easy it is to bake pitas, and, more importantly, once you <i>taste</i> them, you'll never want to eat store-bought again. These pitas have a nutty, slightly sweet flavor from whole wheat flour, along with a chewy texture, a charred exterior, and a big pocket for stuffing.<p>Why It Works<p>Whole …

Alex Raij's Croissants a la Plancha Recipe on Food52

• 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for the pan<br>• 1 tablespoon local honey<br>• 1/2 vanilla bean<br>• Salt<br>• 1 croissant, split (day old is fine)<br>• Orange Marmalade, for serving<br>• Powdered Sugar, for serving<p>To make the honey butter: Blend butter with honey, caviar (a.k.a. the scraped seeds) from the …

Easy Garlic Parmesan Popovers

posted by Chungah @ Damn Delicious on April 6, 2015 25 Comments »<p><i>Amazingly light, airy and moist popovers made so easily with one bowl. No mixer</i> …

For When You Want A Dish That's Bursting With Flavor - This Braised Chicken's Got You Covered!

Double-Crust Summer Berry Pie

If you're using fresh, seasonal fruit loaded with natural sugar, you don't need to add a hefty amount of extra sugar. However, for year-round …

Baking

For When You Want A Dish That's Bursting With Flavor - This Braised Chicken's Got You Covered!

Why You Should Eat Green Cake

<i>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:</i> <i></i><i>Betty of le jus d'orange demonstrates a roll cake that's met its matcha.</i><p>It all started in my high school Japanese language class. My teacher brought in a Japanese baking …

Knife Sharpening

Steak Sauce

Italian Meatball Recipe

Blender Hollandaise Sauce

Guinness Irish Stew Recipe

cheesecake-marbled brownies

Rumor has it that pregnancy doesn’t just lead to swollen ankles, an insatiable need for peanut butter and a belly that causes what I will have to …

The secret to a blueberry pie that will not weep

I think I’d made a three-tier wedding cake before I faced down my fear of pie.<p>Back then, just the idea of pie crust — actually, the idea of anything that required a rolling pin — was enough to chase me from the kitchen. Had there been a pie therapist in town, I might have signed up for sessions. …

Caramel-Dipped Popovers with Chocolate Mousse

makes 10 Servings<p>These savory popovers are made with cheddar cheese, which keeps the dessert from veering into overly sweet territory.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chocolate Mousse<p>6 oz. bittersweet chocolate (at least 70% cacao), melted, slightly cooled<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>3 large egg yolks<p>¼ cup …

Lemon Sugar Crunch Buns Recipe

At a glance<p>Prep15 mins. to 20 mins.<p>Bake25 mins. to 30 mins.<p>Total2 hrs 10 mins. to 2 hrs 30 mins.<p>Yield8 large buns<p>Ingredients<p>Instructions<p>Prepare the …

Easy Garlic Hummus is a perfect healthy snack!

<i>This Easy Garlic Hummus blends up in less than 1 minute for a smooth and creamy homemade hummus that goes perfectly with vegetables and crackers!</i><p>I go …

Healthy Eating

Basil recipes and tips: A creative new pesto recipe and more fresh ideas

Basil is widely available, but it’s also easy to grow at home, and can thrive in a windowsill garden. If you’re a fan of this versatile herb, it might be time to spring for your own plant. In the meantime, here’s what you need to know when shopping, plus tips for storage and prep and two new …

Recipes

Nutmeg and Black Pepper Popovers

Makes 12 Servings<p>This unconventional popovers recipe stars nutmeg and black pepper, making it the perfect savory dinner roll (or salty snack).<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 tablespoons finely chopped parsley<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt<p>1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper<p>1 …

Can It Baba? These Charred Veg Dips Go Way Beyond Eggplant

There's a method to making baba ghanoush. And it applies to way more than eggplant.<p>There's a method to making baba ghanoush. And it applies to way more than eggplant. Will any vegetable baba? As long as it's hearty, with tough skin that can handle high heat. Carrot baba, celery-root baba, shallot …

Recipes

Croquembouche

Makes 40 to 50 filled puffs<p>Is this caramel cream-puff skyscraper a showstopper? Yes. Is it a major-league project? Yes! Here’s the strategy: Make the puffs and the pastry cream a couple of days in advance, then tackle assembly on the morning of the day you plan to serve this.<p>April …

Baking

Father’s Day Recipe

Coffee & Walnut cake: a classic favourite to make for Dad this Sunday.<p><b>Coffee & Walnut Cake</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>For the sponges<p>340g unsalted butter, plus extra …

Dessert