Baking

15 Spangled 4th of July Cupcakes and Cakes

You’ve got your annual Fourth of July cookout responsibilities down pat. One friend brings the pasta salad, another gladly takes care of the grilled veggie sides, and then you are happily in charge of the patriotic flag cake. But this year, you might want to shake things up. We’ve got 15 red, …

Cupcakes

A Menu for an Easy Weeknight Barbecue

Weeknight get-togethers are always a bright spot in a regular week, which makes them even more charming and fun. Looking forward to hosting friends …

Cornbread

We Taste-Tested 10 Hot Dogs. Here Are the Best.

The New York Times Food department hasn’t taken a close look at hot dogs in some time. Back when hot dogs were on every list of foods to avoid — alarming additives, questionable cuts, salt and fat galore — home cooks didn’t want to know too much about what was in them.<p>But cooks are different now, …

Recipes

Best Fudgy Chocolate Cake

Combine flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder and salt in a large bowl. Whisk thoroughly to combine well.<p>Add oil, egg, vanilla and milk to the …

Chocolate Cake

Learn to make a showstopping Fourth of July pie with a TODAY Food Cooking Class

TODAY and Craftsy have partnered to offer the first ever TODAY Food Cooking Class, hosted by our friend Gesine Bullock-Prado. She is taking over the TODAY plaza to teach 12 bakers how to make the ultimate pie for July Fourth.<p>Sign up now to take our TODAY Food Cooking Class!<p>We're inviting you to …

Recipes

Tiny cooking video of a mini apple pie is surprisingly ominous

At first glance, this Miniature Space tiny cooking video of someone making a mini apple pie looks delicious and adorable...<p>But there's something about it that's just not quite right.<p>Maybe it's the low frequency humming in the background where there should be cute music. Maybe it's the slow and …

Apple Pie

10 Quick Breads Packed with Flavor

01 of 10<p>Here's a good way to use the abundant zucchini supply that gardeners and farm stands always have at the end of the season. Because zucchini …

Soda Bread

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Making Fruit Cobbler

Cobbler is one of those scrappy recipes beloved for its ability to transform fresh fruit and pantry staples into a well-loved dessert, while …

Recipes

8 Baking Unitaskers That BraveTart Can't Live Without

Like most folks with a background in the restaurant industry, Kenji and Daniel included, I can't abide a unitasker.<p>In professional kitchens, storage space is at a premium and conditions are harsh, which means that anything extraneous, fussy, or fragile gets the boot—a mentality that carries over to …

Recipes

Make (but don’t bake!) this red, white and blueberry pie

Shay Shull, author of “Mix-and-Match Mama Kids in the Kitchen,” is helped by her 8-year-old daughter Kensington as she demonstrates how to make a Fourth of July treat: no-bake red, white and blueberry pie.

Pie

Tomato Cheddar Biscuits Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Sun-dried tomatoes and a little paprika add a pretty red hue to these cheesy, …

Recipes

Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado clash between gay rights and religion started as an angry Facebook posting about a wedding cake but now has big implications for anti-discrimination laws in 22 states.<p>Baker Jack Phillips is challenging a Colorado law that says he was wrong to have turned away a same-sex …

Wedding Cake

This Swirled Red, White and Blue Bundt Cake is the Easiest July 4th Dessert Ever

There’s no shortage of ways to consume your American pride on July Fourth—but, hey, why not one more?<p>While a show-stopping red, white and blue cake …

Bundt Cake

How to make the perfect moist chocolate cake

Every year hundreds, if not thousands, of cookbooks are released. Beautifully bound, rarely do these tomes truly aim to teach. But now a new book in …

Chocolate Cake

Lemon Cheesecake Pie – Easy Italian Recipe

There is nothing better than a creamy, refreshing lemon cheesecake pie in a sunny, warm spring-summer day. This is an easy Italian dessert, …

Recipes

Vegan Coconut Cream Tart with White Peaches and Blueberries Recipe

1. To prepare the crust, line the bottom of an 8-inch round tart pan with removable bottom with a round of parchment paper.<p>Combine, dates and next 6 …

Recipes

Celebrate the Start of Summer With These 15 Popsicle Recipes

Nothing quite makes us as nostalgic of our childhood summers as eating a good ‘ole popsicle. The frozen treat was actually invented in the 1900s by …

Key Lime Pie

How does the anti-gay cakemaker in Denver do on Yelp?

Jack Phillips, the currently most famous baker in the United States after his refusal to sell a wedding cake to a gay couple ended up in a huge …

Wedding Cake

Quick Vanilla Cream Pie – Italian Recipe

This quick vanilla cream pie is so creamy and delicious! It is very easy to prepare! It will take you no more than 25 minutes to make this dessert …

Recipes

This is how to bake like a pro according to cake baker Georgia Green

Have your cake and eat it too<p><b>Words by Georgia Green</b><p>When it comes to baking, there is very little trickery. All it takes is practice, precision and …

Food & Dining

Orange Spiced Crumb Cake

For the crumb topping: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Spread the pecans in an even layer onto a baking sheet and toast in the oven, stirring …

Recipes

A Dolphins fan wore a Miami helmet at his wedding, thanks to best wife ever

Let’s all give a round of applause to Lee.<p>Lee is a dude on Twitter who says he’s “from England but lovin [sic] everything Miami,” which includes the Dolphins and Heat.<p>That is more than true, because Lee got married recently and posted a photo of him with his bride in which he’s wearing a Dolphins …

Wedding Cake

Biscottomisu Cake (Torta Biscottomisù) – Easy Italian Recipe

Let’s make the classic tiramisu dessert more fun! This biscottomisu cake is an interesting version of the original tiramisu recipe. As you probably …

Food & Dining

Cherry Muffins with Fresh or Frozen Cherries

• 45 mins<br>• Prep: 15 mins,<br>• Cook: 30 mins<br>• Yield: 1 Dozen<p>Ratings<p>(22)<p>By Diana Rattray<p>Updated 06/10/17<p>print<p>I used fresh chopped cherries in these muffins. Or …

Recipes

Downtown Coffee Shop Weekend Adds Ice Cream & More Sweet Treats

Soft serve, chocolate cake and affogato, coming right up<p>After a long week at the office, a weekend (and/or weekend-ish, no judgement) treat from <b>Weekend</b> is in order. <b>Weekend Coffee</b> is here to fulfill that treat need. The third-wave coffee spot located in the lobby of <b>The Joule Hotel</b> is starting up a …

Chocolate Cake

Mont Blanc Dessert (French Recipe)

This is one of the most popular desserts in France, especially the one that you can consume in Louvre, in the famous ‘La Mason Angelica’ café …

Food & Dining

Decadent Brownie Cheesecake [Vegan]

<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> …

Buttercream

Baklava – Basic Recipe

Baklava is a sweet and rich dessert pastry. It is characteristic of the cuisines of the Caucasus, the Levant, Maghreb, Balkans, and of West and …

Food & Dining

Easy White Chocolate and Coconut Truffles Recipe

This is one of the most popular recipes in the modern Italian cuisine because it is very easy to prepare, good looking, and delicious! However, I …

Dessert

Should businesses be able to refuse service on religious grounds?

The baker, Jack Phillips, says making a wedding cake for a gay couple would promote gay marriage and therefore contradict his religious beliefs.

Equality