Veronica Castro

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Carrot Cake with Honey Cream Cheese Frosting + A Cookbook

When I sat down at my kitchen table one night in November of 2008 and started honey & jam, I had no idea what I was doing. I was a directionless 18 …

Have Extra Bananas? 7 Ways to Turn Them Into a Blissful Brunch

Banana bread is always a good thing. There are dozens of varieties, and even at its most basic, it pleases kids and adults alike. When it comes to …

Grilled Cheese With Guacamole Might Be The Best Thing Ever

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I admit it: I was a hot avocado snob. Look around you, I'm sure you know one. I'm talking about people who scoff at the idea of serving avocado at any temperature other than cool. People who hear of tempura-fried …

Key lime pie. O quasi.

Mi sono ‘ricordata’ del Key lime pie quando tempo fa ho fatto un po’ di ricerche circa vacanze dalle parti di Miami (scoprendo poi che più che Miami …

Antipasto Grill | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This recipe makes wonderful use of all of summer’s bounty. It’s the perfect option for a backyard get-together when you can mingle around the grill. Because of all the different vegetables and the long cooking time, be prepared to replenish the coals every 20 or so minutes if you’re using charcoal. …

How to Make Italian Grissini Breadsticks

<b>Proof the yeast.</b> In the bowl of a stand mixer, combine the whole wheat flour, water, honey and yeast. Stir with a wooden spoon to combine and let sit …

Baking

The Best Chewy Brownies Recipe by Faith Gorsky

<b>These brownies have to come with a disclaimer though; they are full-fat, full-sugar, and not “light” in any way.</b><br>By Faith Gorsky<p>I think you’ll find …

Grilled Cherry Tomato Skewers on Toast with Goat Cheese

<i>This grilled cherry tomato skewers recipe is updated with a new video. Enjoy! This is the first in a series we’re sharing for Summer on our favorite</i> …

My Top 10 Favorite Breakfast Recipes

Breakfast may be my favorite meal to cook because there’s nothing fussy or formal about it. You just wake up, roll out of bed, head to the kitchen, …

Caramelized Salmon

Caramelized salmon.<p>Do I need to go on? Because the word caramelized pretty much speaks itself straight into my soul.<p>There’s just something about food …

5 Ways to Bake with Blue Cheese

Blue cheese can add epic scale and complexity to baked goods, from sweet-savory biscuits that work as an appetizer or dessert to breads that give …

Blue Cheese

10 Lovely Lemon Recipes

The flavor of lemon is something many of us can't get enough of. As it turns out, it's also incredibly versatile: Lemon can just as easily lend the perfect finishing touch to a pasta dish, as it can be the star in an ice-cold margarita. From dinner to drinks to indulgent sweets, here are 10 recipes …

Homemade Hummus — Three Many Cooks

Homemade Hummus<p>This recipe calls for cooked dried beans, but you can substitute 1 can (15 or 16 ounces) of chickpeas rinsed and drained. Use the bean …

Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>I’ve made quite a few chocolate-peanut butter cookies in my day.<p>But had yet to bake Nutella into cookies until now. What …

Watermelon Strawberry Citrus Sangria

There is a thing in the world… it’s called Really Bad Sangria. This is not that.<p>Really Bad Sangria is a mixture of cheap red wine (not cool, but not …

Pesto Grilled Shrimp

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Marinate Time</b>:<p>20 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>40 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 4<p>Light fresh and summery basil pesto marinated grilled …

42 Easy Mexican Dinners

Shrimp "Ceviche" Tostadas<p>Rethink the shrimp taco by using cooked shrimp and serving them as a quick tostada. They make a great no-cook appetizer or, …

Cooking

Quick and Easy Pasta Recipes

A carbonara sauce is typically made with bacon, eggs, and Parmesan cheese. We've added a little half-and-half for a silky texture.

Italian Food

Giant Chocolate Chip Cookies

This classic recipe is always a hit with the family.

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Simple Springtime Dishes

Simple Springtime Dishes

Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …

Baking

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious .