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30 Recipes Whose Secret Ingredient is Cream of Tartar

That cream of tartar in your cupboard isn’t just for lemon meringue pie! It’s also the key to a finely textured biscuit, a perfectly crystallized …

Dessert

Soft Amaretti Morbidi Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Sometimes wrapped in colourful tissue paper, sometimes in vintage-looking metal tins, these tender-crumbed almond biscuits appear in the baking tradition of many Italian regions, especially Liguria and Lombardy. In Venice, the tradition is likely acquired, though it found a perfect …

Dessert

23 Things Everyone Should've Watched On Netflix In 2017

Don't worry, though – you still have time to catch up.<p><i>Note: Some submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

24 Irresistible Vegetarian Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Of course, turkey is the main event at Thanksgiving, but it doesn’t have to be the <i>only</i> star of the show. Here, 24 vegetable side dishes that everyone …

Food

Thanksgiving Lentil Salad: The One Vegetarian Main to Serve

Thanksgiving Lentil Salad<p>Serves 8 to 10 as a main course<p>1 medium butternut squash (2 1/2 to 3 pounds), peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes <br>1 large red …

The best biscuit recipes to wrap you in a warm, buttery hug

A basket full of warm, buttery, flaky biscuits is within your reach this weekend. Try a few, freeze some pre-cut dough for later, or bake them all and take comfort in cracking open a steaming hot mound of bread.<p><i>[You should really make a batch or two of meatballs this weekend]</i><p>Buttermilk Biscuits …

Recipes

Greek Roasted Cauliflower Burgers with Pan Fried Feta and Tomato Olive Salsa.

We are embracing in meatless Monday with these Greek roasted cauliflower burgers!The post Greek Roasted Cauliflower Burgers with Pan Fried Feta and …

Vanilla Glazed Blackberry Peach Coffee Cake.

Ending the week on a high note with this vanilla glazed blackberry peach coffee cake. Can you say yummmm?!?The post Vanilla Glazed Blackberry Peach …

Birthday Honey Cake

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Love Is Complicated; Polenta Cake Is Not

I'll admit that the name "amor polenta" (love + cornmeal) made me want to bake this cake before I had ever tasted it. It's a simple cake, perfect to have with an espresso or caffe latte for a traditional Italian breakfast, or with a glass of wine for a snack. The origin of its unusual name has long …

This Eggplant Dip Is Smoky, Creamy Perfection

Don't have a charcoal grill? You can use gas or even an oven to make this summer staple.<p>So you fired up the grill, cooked some steaks, and now you’re letting them rest until you can dig in. But what about that residual heat from your charcoal? Don't let that fire go to waste. Get rid of your grate …

Cooking

Five delicious French desserts that only require a few ingredients

There are French desserts in the vicinity of which you dare not breathe, lest they crumble, deflate, or melt with your disturbance. <i>Quelle horreur!</i> …

James Beard's Strawberry Shortcakes Recipe on Food52

This Tropical Lemonade is Our Official Summer Drink (Vodka Optional)

Maybe for you, summer's not summer until you eat a tomato salad, or a lobster roll, or an old-school ice cream sandwich. Or maybe it's a bite of a Rhode Island clam cake or a sip a spritz that sets you squarely in July.<p>For our community member nykavi (a.k.a. Kavita), whose blog is called Home on my …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Winning Lemon Bars

This recipe for lemon bars includes fresh lemon juice and zest, eggs, butter, and other ingredients. It's an easy recipe, perfect for a weekend treat!

These Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Muffins Are Great For Breakfast On-The-Go

Muffin time!<p>2 apples<p>2 eggs<p>1 cup full-fat greek yogurt<p>⅓ cup honey<p>2 teaspoons vanilla extract<p>2 ½ cups rolled oats<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>Pinch of salt<p>1 tablespoon ground cinnamon<p>1 cup almond milk<p>Optional Toppings:<p>Blueberries<p>Dried cranberries<p>Sliced almonds<p>Raspberries<p>1. Preheat oven to 350°F/180°C.<p>2. …

Before Croissants, There Was Kubaneh, a Jewish Yemeni Delight

All day long I’d been looking forward to going out with friends for dinner, but as we talked between gulps of wine, ripping up the <i>kubaneh</i> we’d ordered and swiping it in grated tomato, I was distracted. The bread was excellent, and in ways that resisted comparison — tall and tan and sweet as …

Baking

There is something of the Scarlet Pimpernel about this luscious chocolate cake: an aristocratic Gallic gateau that takes the breath away<p>It happens every time. Nothing quiets the din of a great gathering, albeit briefly, like the appearance of chocolate cake. What music does to soothe a savage …

Dessert

Raw Zucchini Rolls With Sunflower Seed Pâté and Sun-Dried Tomatoes [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Tomatoes

Pine Nut Brittle with Rosemary Recipe on Food52

Caramel

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

17 DIY Sauces, Spices and Spreads That Snub the Pre-Packaged Stuff

<i>For many of us, 2016 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2017! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>With so many easy-to-grab condiments, spreads and spices …

Food

Angela Hartnett's lemon and raspberry tart

SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the pastry</b><p>330g plain flour<br>• 100g icing sugar<br>• 200g cold butter, diced<br>• 3 eggs<p><b>For the filling</b><p>4 medium eggs<br>• 200g caster sugar<br>• 125ml whipping cream<br>• zest and juice of 4½ lemons (aiming for 130ml juice)<br>• 200g raspberries<br>• Icing sugar, for dusting<p>METHOD<p>Sift the flour, icing sugar and a pinch of …

Baking

chocolate pavlova

Prepare your pan: Heat your oven to 350 °F. Line your largest baking sheet — it needs to hold at least a 12-inch round because these can spread; I …

russian honey cake

<b>The day before, get ready:</b> Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Get 2 baking sheets (or even better, round pizza pans) down, more if you have them. Tear off 6 …

Dessert

Salmon and spinach risotto with poached egg and herb cream

This is definitely a rich dish, but an excellent one for a Sunday brunch (serve something simple like roast or poached fruit afterwards – keep it simple). It makes a good, luxurious Friday night supper as well.<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the herb cream</b><p>15g butter<br>• 1 shallot, very finely chopped<br>• ½ tsp …

Bowl food: unfussy, fast, adaptable. Start with a favourite grain, build comforting combinations around a base flavour, then finish with a killer dressing<p>This week, I’ve been eating comforting stews and soups, out of deep, thick-rimmed bowls that are warm in the hand and satisfying to hold. There …

Recipes