Veronika Anne

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5 Sweet and Savory Things to Do With Cocoa Nibs

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: What, exactly, are you supposed to do with cocoa nibs? Alice tells all.</i><p>Cacao or cocoa nibs are bits of hulled cocoa beans. Most nibs are sold roasted (and those have the …

Ice Cream

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7 Quick Dinners To Make This Week

This effing winter just won't stop — at least you can stay in and cook.

Cooking

9 Need-to-Know Secret Menu Items

Preserved: Pear Cardamom Caramel

In the summer, when I was swimming in stone fruits and bathing in berries, I planned to have enough jams, jellies, and other jars full of edible treats to dole out and use up freely all winter long.<p>But somehow, in between jars opened to accompany toast or yogurt at breakfast, or passed on as host …

How to Roast the Perfect Chicken

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Food52 Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: White meat or dark meat, you just can't lose. Here are your strategies</i> …

A No-Heat, No-Filter Technique for Making Cocktail Syrups

So you've decided to try your hand at stirring up a few classic cocktails at home. Maybe you started with the Manhattan—a drink that requires only three ingredients, all simply dispensed from shelf-stable(ish) bottles. Then you probably moved on to sours and started juicing fresh citrus. But you're …

West Coast apocalypse: How “earthquake storms” could devastate California

<b>The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, in the vicinity of Post St. and Grant Ave. (Wikimedia/photo tinting by Salon)</b><p>A major earthquake wouldn’t just be disastrous in its own right — it could trigger an even deadlier chain reaction<p>John Dvorak<p>February 15, 2014 7:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Earthquake …