Valerie Lim

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Buttery Almond Stuffed Morning Buns

<i>I wrote this post as part of the Plugrá Butter Brigade. Thanks, Plugrá, for sponsoring this post and for making my favorite butter!</i><p>Mike and I …

A Better Way to Roast Sweet Potatoes

<i>Every other Thursday,</i> <b>Gena Hamshaw</b> <i>of the blog</i> <b>Choosing Raw</b> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: If you're not roasting your sweet potatoes in coconut oil, you should start. Tonight.</i><p>I don’t think I need to sell anyone on sweet potatoes. They’re nature’s idea of …

Scallion Pancakes

<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: Mandy from Lady and Pups replicates a Taiwanese street snack at home: crispy scallion pancakes, with plenty of layers.</i><p>I can't tell you how many …

Everything You Need to Make the Perfect Pie

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Don't panic -- the perfect pie is within your reach. Here's everything you need to make it a reality.</i><p>Pies can be scary. For a dish so simple and …

5 Links to Read Before Baking a Pie

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: No more excuses -- you're making pie.</i><p>If you've never made pie from scratch, you probably have a long list of reasons why you haven't attempted it yet. …

13 Seasonal Sweet Potato Recipes to Eat All Day Long

Asking you to choose between potatoes and sweet potatoes would be like asking you to choose between chocolate and vanilla ice cream, mozzarella and ricotta cheese, or pumpkin and pecan pie. There's no right answer and luckily, it's not a decision you have to make.<p>But if we did, hypothetically …

Homemade Candied Ginger

<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: Phoebe Lapine from Feed Me Phoebe shows us how to make sweet and spicy candied ginger from scratch.</i><p>Despite my life-long dedication to candy as a …

Nutella Banana Mummy Rolls

One of my favorite little Halloween snacks are classic Mummy Dogs (which you can see in this post, full of easy Halloween Party food ideas). I wanted …

The 9 Greatest Pumpkin Recipes

You spot a flash of orange out of the corner of your eye. There it is again! Either you really wanta Fanta, you're being followed by a rogue basketball team or...it's fall! You're finally allowed to buy the tiny, adorable day-glo-orange pumpkins from the grocery store and arrange them on your …

Homemade Pumpkin Puree

Exactly How I Make My Homemade Pumpkin Puree.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 13, 2013 61<p>It’s so freaking simple.<p>I first made pumpkin puree from scratch a few …

Chinese Egg Tarts Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> To remove tarts from pan, run a butter knife along the sides of each tart. Tilt pan and gently slide a small offset spatula beneath the crust to release.<p><b>Read more: Singapore Stories: Chinese Egg Tarts</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Crust:</b>11 tablespoons (5 1/2 ounces) unsalted butter, softened1/2 cup (3 …