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How to Make Bread Pudding 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: If you have bread and a touch of creativity, you're only a hop, a skip, and a jump away from bread pudding</i> …

Breakfast

Scalloped Potatoes with Caramelized Onions Recipe on Food52

Onions

Homemade Vanilla Coffee Liqueur

Kahlúa is a coffee liqueur that is very popular with coffee lovers and is something I often use in baking to add an extra boost of coffee flavor to a …

Immunity Soup

This soup is built on a monster white pepper broth. White pepper with jolts of ginger, and stabs of garlic. I like it just shy of scalding, racing …

Butterscotch Pudding

<b>Butterscotch Pudding:</b> In a large heatproof bowl, whisk together the sugar, cornstarch, salt, egg yolks, and egg. Whisk in 1/4 cup (60 ml) of the milk …

Arugula, Avocado and Radish Salad with Poached Egg Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> After realizing that if a salad with an egg makes a good lunch or supper, it could certainly make a good breakfast (I mean, there's an egg there!), I became a total convert to the egg + salad breakfast. This is my current favorite. —fiveandspice<p><b>Serves: 1</b><p>3 handfuls arugula<br>• 2 small …

Breakfast

Classic Crème Caramel

Creme brulee is the dessert of choice at many upscale restaurants, but crème caramel is another classic French dessert that deserves at least as much …

Peppermint Patties - Blue-Eyed Bakers

Cookies, do we have a treat for you. Er well, yes, we do always have treats for you, (this being a baking blog and all) but today’s treat is an extra …

How to make croissants (a step-by-step guide with .gifs) - Izy Hossack

Croissants are just one of those things where you will never fully appreciate one when you eat it, until you’ve put in the hours making them yourself.<p>…

How to make Baked Sweet Potato Fries

<i>Learn how to make crisp sweet potato fries at home. Baked, not fried – so you can feel good about eating them!</i><p>I have a confession.<p>I am not only …

Everyday Pad Thai | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 4 <br>Total time: 30 minutes || Active time: 30 minutes<p><i>Photo by Vanessa Rees</i><p>Here it is: the quintessential sweet and sour Thai noodle. Also, the …

Dehydrator Recipes: Put This Kitchen Appliance To Use (PHOTOS)

For those of us who have given into the temptation and purchased our very own dehydrator (and trust us, it's worth it), it can be a little hard to branch out of just making dried fruit. And we understand why -- after all, dried fruit is packed with flavor, fun to snack on, and conveniently …

zucchini parmesan crisps

Sometimes, I think the internet is trying to tell me something. Well, most days, <i>many</i> things, such as why nobody should ever, ever click on a certain …

Green Chile Mac and Cheese Recipe

So, our markets are awash with New Mexico Hatch green chiles right now, and our garden is bursting with poblanos and Anaheims.<p>This is not a bad …

10 Summer Dinner Party Mains, Without a Grill

We <i>love</i> to grill. In fact, in the summer months, we're often glued to our grill. We cherish it, rely on it, nurture it and use it for everything we can think of.<p>But when we need a break from our grill -- or, if we find ourselves without one -- we can still throw fabulous dinner parties; we can still …

Cooking

Huevos Rancheros Enchiladas

57<p>SHARES<p>6Servings<p>Ingredients<p>10 medium eggs<br>• 1/2 cup chopped onion<br>• 1 tsp. ground cumin<br>• 1 1/2 cups cooked pinto beans<br>• 1 tsp. minced garlic<br>• 1 cup water or …

Diets

Sunshine Sour Pickles

<b>Ingredients</b><p>About 2 lbs. cucumbers<br>• 3 cups water<br>• 1 1/2 cups white vinegar<br>• 1/4 cup kosher salt<br>• 1/4 tsp. tumeric<br>• 1/2 tsp. mustard seed<br>• 4-6 cloves of garlic<br>• 1 …

Spices

Double Chocolate Cheesecake Cookies

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a small bowl, whisk together flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. Set aside.<p>In the bowl of an electric mixer, beat …

The Nanaimo Bar: Another Reason to Consider Moving to Canada

If you grew up in Canada or in the Pacific Northwest, you may be familiar with the Nanaimo Bar, a no-bake, triple-layered confection that gets its name from Nanaimo (pronounced Na-NYE-mo), a city on Vancouver Island in British Columbia.<p>I originally made these bars—many moons ago—to thank my …

Dessert

Brownie Cookies

Dessert

Chickpea Salad Sammiches | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Makes enough for 4 sandwiches <br>Total time: 10 minutes || Active time: 10 minutes<p>“Um, Isa?”<p>“Yes, Internet?”<p>“Do you think we’re</i> …

Yam, Zucchini, and Chickpea Salad Recipe on Food52

Zucchini

End-of-the-Week Vegetable Curry

• 1/2 onion, cut into large dice<br>• Peanut oil or olive oil<br>• Salt<br>• 1/2 teaspoon, combined, ground turmeric, ground cardamom, and ground cumin<br>• 1/2 teaspoon …

Low Risk, High Reward: Heidi Swanson's Blueberry Baked Oatmeal

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: A kid breakfast that's more wholesome than pancakes, and won't send parents down a sugary spiral, either.</i><p>The weekend breakfast was long ago …

Breakfast

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 20, 2013 88<p>I stand firm on my conviction that one grilled cheese is …

Changes (+ Black Bean Soup)

[<i>Cloud’s Rest, Yosemite, August 2012.</i>]<p>Last August we camped for a brief time in the Yosemite back country, spending two nights at Sunrise Lakes …

Food Preservation

Miso Pickles (Misozuke)

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2/3 cup red miso<br>• 1 clove garlic, minced<br>• 2 tablespoons mirin<br>• 2 tablespoons sake or dry sherry<br>• 1 teaspoon kosher salt (optional)<br>• 1/4- to 1/3-inch …

Food Preservation

Raspberries and Cream Macarons (and a giveaway!)

I've decorated a great many cakes and sweets with lovely macarons, but I've always had the secret wish to adorn myself with them, too. That's why I …

How to Make any Galette (or Crostata) in 7 Steps

<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: With these 7 steps, you won't need a recipe to make rustic, free-form fruit tarts -- through summer and</i> …

Baking

Broke Weekday Breakfasts

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, you can make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: weekday breakfasts that won't break the bank -- or make you late for work.</i><p>As …

Breakfast