Cooking

Spicy Black Pepper Tofu [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

This recipe is phenomenal not only in taste but visual appeal. Tofu is sautéed with shallots, fresh chili peppers, a healthy amount of garlic and …

Vegan

5-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork - Easy Slow-Cooker Recipes

With short ingredient lists and little prep time, these slow-cooker dishes will be ready to eat as soon as you walk through the door.<p>The slow cooker …

Slow Cooker Recipes

Your St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Need This Green Ombre Cake With Mirror Glaze

Whether you’re spending St. Patrick’s Day toasting with green beer and attending the parades or staying at home and enjoying some boozy mint shakes, you need to make this recipe! The mirror cake craze is an Instagram phenomenon, and with good reason — these cakes look simply stunning. I’ve applied …

Baking

Salt Bae Sprinkles His Way Into the China Grill Location

The Manhattan branch has closed after nearly 30 years in business<p>Anchored in Midtown for 29 years, <b>China Grill</b> has closed in the CBS Building (60 W. 53rd St.)— apparently to make room for <b>Salt Bae.</b><p>A spokesperson from China Grill denied the impending closing to Eater in late-January, claiming that the</i> …

New York City

17 festive Mardi Gras recipes: Jambalaya, gumbo and more

Mardi Gras, which is French for "Fat Tuesday," is traditionally a chance to have fun before Ash Wednesday and the Christian observance of Lent (a period of fasting and penance leading up to Easter). The biggest Mardi Gras celebration in the United States is in New Orleans, where people mark Fat …

New Orleans

The Food Lab: Turn Sad Old 'Shrooms Into Easy, Creamy Mushroom Soup

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>The other week I made a discovery. This wasn't one of those exciting new-species-of-butterfly or great-shoes-right-in-the-back-of-the-shop-on-the-left type discoveries. No, this was one of those discoveries you make when undergoing a monthly refrigerator purge: …

Vegetarian Food

7 Clean-Eating Recipes That Prove You Can Eat Bread, Dessert, and (Good) Salads

Eating clean might sound like a whole lot of celery sticks and lemon water, but this week's featured foodie, Amie Valpone of The Healthy Apple, proves there's more to (a clean-eating) life. She's sharing her favorite clean-eating recipes, ranging from dinner-worthy salads to homemade, grain-free …

Healthy Eating

Looking for a Trump Doctrine in the White House Kitchen

Like farmers eyeing the sky for a welcome rain cloud, people have been peering through the White House fence at the organic kitchen garden, searching for signs of activity.<p>During the Obama administration, the garden’s heirloom vegetables and stream of visiting chefs and schoolchildren became a …

Baking

Anjum Anand's Indian vegetarian recipes for biryani, burgers and more

<i>London-based chef and food writer Anjum Anand explains her vegetarian lifestyle and shares six Indian-inspired recipes to spice up your next</i> …

Vegetarian Food

All Hail “Rough Puff,” Puff Pastry for Cheaters

When you think of puff pastry, you probably think of that box in the freezer. Which is fair, but…what if we told you that you could <b>make your puff pastry from scratch</b>? But that sounds <i>so</i> complicated, you say. Guess what, Avril Lavigne? It's not.<p>Senior food editor <b>Claire Saffitz</b> came up with a genius …

Baking

Creamy Chocolate Cupcakes – Italian Recipe

Creamy chocolate cupcakes topped with nice chocolate frosting get some Italian loving’ thanks to a layer of ricotta cheese filling. Add some black or …

Dessert

Hippo or Dolphin?! Watching This Rescued Baby Splashing in a Pool Will Make Your Day

We recently brought you the story of the adorable rescued baby hippo named Humpty. The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) has been working …

Vegan

Best Sandwiches in the U.S.

Americans may never get over their obsession with amazing hamburgers, but they've certainly made room for an equally delicious meal between bread: …

Restaurants

How Being the Weird Kid Helped This Vegan Chef Become Crazy Successful

<i>Welcome to Behind the Confidence, a video series about the real, unfiltered journey to self-belief. We talked to four health and wellness pros who prove true confidence doesn't stem from a "like," nor does it magically happen overnight. It's about finding what makes you feel good physically,</i> …

Vegan

Splendicious Slow Cooker Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

Recipe by: Robert Salmon<p>"This recipe comes from my Army days where dishes were often created by throwing in everything including the kitchen sink! …

Food & Dining

BarBacon - BITE: My Journal

February 27, 2017 | BITE: My Journal<p><b>BarBacon: They’re Playing My Song</b><p><b></b><p><i>Our waiter is very devoted at first but then we have to use a lasso to get his</i> …

Foodies

Vanessa Hudgens Carried Oreos In Her Clutch At An Oscars Viewing Party, Proves She Is All of Us

Oreos in her bag, swag.<p>You might not have realized this, but you and Vanessa Hudgens are practically the same person. Like you, the size of her purse depends on the size of the candy bar she can fit inside.<p>When asked what's in her bag at an Oscars viewing party, Hudgens showed her phone, gum, a …

Dessert

Soppressata and Cheese in Puff Pastry

Preheat the oven to 450 degrees. Place a piece of parchment paper on a sheet pan.<p>Lay one sheet of puff pastry on a floured board and lightly roll …

Baking

Pancake Day 2017: the best sweet and savoury recipes and everything else you need to know

Find out all you need to know about Pancake Day 2017, from the best pancake recipes to the possibly pagan origins of Shrove Tuesday and the tradition of pancake tossing...<p>When is Pancake Day 2017?<p>Pancake Day has been celebrated by Britons for centuries. Known also as Shrove Tuesday, its exact date, …

Breakfast

DIY tortillas take time. These bean-topped corn cakes don’t.

Corn Cakes With Black Bean Sauce; get the recipe, below. (Goran Kosanovic/For The Washington Post)<p>When I think of corn and beans, I naturally think of Mexico, where they — along with chile peppers — form the bedrock of the cuisine. The corn is typically in the form of masa, made into such delights …

Lifestyle

Ingredient Spotlight: Cardamom, A Warming and Aromatic Indian Spice Loved by Chefs!

Have you tried cardamom? When it comes to adding warmth to sweet and savory foods, a little bit of this spice goes a long way. Cardamom is a special …

Vegan

The one thing you need to change to be a better cook, according to 7 top chefs

Sometimes, even though you have followed the recipe closely, your home cooking can turn out not quite as expected.<p>What went wrong? <i>The Independent</i> …

Food & Dining

Stuffed cookies

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Mix together both flours, salt, cinnamon, baking soda and baking powder. Set aside.<p>2<p>Done<p>Break up the graham crackers into small pieces. Be …

Baking

If You've Got a Sweet Tooth, Head to Winsome

As has been alluded to before in these pages, Echo Park hotspot Winsome has a bit of an "are you one of us? Prove it," vibe to it, especially during …

Los Angeles

Why Is Dry-Aged Beef So Expensive?

There’s a reason why your steakhouse dinner costs $40<p>Why is the meat at a fancy steakhouse so damn expensive? In this episode of <i>The Meat Show</i> host Nicks Solares schools us in the value of a good steak. The meat served in high-end restaurants isn’t the same steak available in standard grocery …

Barbecue

Stock Your Pantry to Be Ready for Back Pocket Pasta on Any Night

<i>Colu Henry's Back Pocket Pasta is one of those cookbooks that is scarily true to how we really cook at home. We make these hodge-podge pastas and eat them on our couch, the couch we said we'd never spill food on. Colu knows. And her recipes will make you a better couch pasta chef all the same, with</i> …

Italian Food

Grilled Cheese Recipes

Grilled Cheese with Caramelized Onions<p>Tiffani Thiiessen amps up this childhood classic by heaping tender caramelized onions over sweet and salty …

Burgers

Scallops with Caper and Brown Butter Sauce Recipe

Pat scallops dry, and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in a large, heavy skillet over high heat. Add scallops, and sear about …

Seafood

People are losing their minds over these ice cream cones

See how they're made and you'll get it.<p>The famous song <i>"I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!"</i> has never come to life more than at Milk …

Dessert

Crispy Garlic Parmesan Potatoes Recipe

Reviews(23)<p>★★★★★<p>Yummly User<p>★★★★★<p>Igor Waraxe 7 days ago<p>★★★★★<p>Easy. Yummy. Definitely recommend to cook if you are short of time. But not so often. I usu …

Cheese