Food & Dining

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

Forget Hot Sauce—Make Hot Salt Instead

As far as I’m concerned, peppers are pretty perfect. Raw, sautéed, or roasted, they shine on their own, but they also support my favorite dishes (red beans and rice, étouffée, fajitas, etc.). But any time I pick a pepper, I toss out its ribs and seeds. I feel bad about it, but not every dish calls …

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

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

How to Clean a Stainless Steel Grill

Keeping stainless steel kitchen appliances smudge-free and shiny is hard enough. Keeping a stainless steel gas grill pristine requires even more time …

Grilling

83 Summer Salad Recipes That Taste Even Better Than They Look

Summer salad recipes — healthy summer salad recipes, summer pasta salads, summer salads with fruit and more. These summer salad recipes and ideas not …

Cooking

16 First Date Spots Around Atlanta - Eater Atlanta

Atlanta has one of the country’s largest singles scenes. This is good news for metro area bars and restaurants who see quite a few first (and last) dates. Apps like Tinder, OkCupid, and Match.com have made finding potential love connections easier. However, one question still remains unsolved by …

Restaurants

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

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, …

Baking

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

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

Restaurants

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 …

Baking

Chocolate Devils

Special equipment: a 2 1/2-inch biscuit cutter and a frosting (piping) bag and tip<p>For the best chocolate sheet cake: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees …

Baking

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 …

Baking

Eight California Central Coast Dining Destinations Worth the Drive

Where wood fire and rotisserie reign<p>California’s Central Coast, a massive stretch that spans from Ventura to Monterey, contains an abundance of seafood, Santa Maria-style BBQ, and seasonal, wood-fired cooking. This region is also a bastion for bread products. Sadly, the Big Sur landslide and …

Restaurants

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

The Basics of Restaurant Finances

The success of a new restaurant depends heavily on how well the finances are managed. Often times people who want to open a new restaurant like …

Restaurants

The Best New Bars in New Orleans

NOLA bars have amazing history, but you shouldn't miss these new ones popping up on the scene.<p>Many of the best bars in New Orleans are the very, <i>very</i> …

Restaurants

A Chef Dreams in Mexican at Empellón in Midtown

To begin at the end, the desserts at the new Empellón in Midtown are some of the most exciting New York has seen in a long time.<p>Empellón is the flashiest, fanciest and newest of Alex Stupak’s three restaurants, and the one that provides the fullest expression of his dreamscape vision of Mexican …

Restaurants

Vegan Cookies And Cream Cheesecake

PREPARATION<p>1. Prepare the bottom of a 9-inch springform cake pan with parchment paper.<p>2. In a bowl, soak cashews in boiling water for 1-2 hours.<p>3. In the bowl of a food processor, blend 20 cookies for 30 seconds, then pour in coconut oil and continue blending until the mixture resembles coarse …

Dessert

Darden shares hit all-time high after CEO says millennials are not actually killing chains like Olive Garden

Darden Restaurant's shares are soaring, after the CEO of the company — which owns chains including Olive Garden and LongHorn Steakhouse — said that the casual dining industry's destruction at the hands of millennials has been over-hyped.<p>"Millennials still want to come to restaurants," Gene Lee, …

Restaurants

Houston’s 12 Best Beer Bars - Eater Houston

Whether it’s a funky sour or a totally drinkable blonde ale, one thing’s for sure: Houstonians love their beer. Outside of the city’s locally-grown breweries, Houston is home to a bevy of beer bars that serve up endlessly interesting line-ups of brews from all over the world.<p>But where does one …

Restaurants

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, …

Baking

Lemony Blueberry Layered Pie Recipe

Recipe by: Lucky Leaf Fruit Filling<p>"This yummy pie, packed with blueberries and zesty lemon flavor, is a snap to put together and ready to eat after …

Baking

The Most Important Burger Moments in History

We got David Michaels, author of the new book ‘The World Is Your Burger: A Cultural History,’ to select pivotal points in the evolution of the classic fast food dish.<p>Given how many hamburgers humans put away a year, it’s hard to imagine a time when the fast food favorite didn’t exist. In actuality, …

Restaurants

Banana Bread Truffles Recipe

<b>1.</b> Crumble the banana bread into a large bowl and work it between your hands until it is in small pieces.<p><b>2.</b> Add 1/2 cup of the frosting into the bowl …

Baking

The Halal Guys Close Problematic H Street Restaurant

Fast-casual chain now looking around Union Station<p>Less than two months after bringing its brand of sauce-covered gyros, falafel, and hummus to the District, New York-born chain The Halal Guys has closed a troublesome location in Northeast and is already exploring a move westward.<p>"The newly opened …

Restaurants

Cool and Creamy Macaroni Salad | America's Test Kitchen

Don’t drain the macaroni too well before adding the other ingredients--a little extra moisture will keep the salad from drying out. If you’ve made …

Recipes

5 Great Southern Restaurants Outside the South

© Katie Cannon<p>Revival<p><b>Minneapolis, Minnesota</b><p>In the land of lutefisk and lingonberries, Southern concepts have wilted like so many jasmine vines …

Restaurants

Pressure Cooker Korean Chicken Tacos

This sweet-and-spicy braised chicken cooks in just ten minutes, making it a perfect go-to weeknight dinner option. Make a double batch and eat the …

Cooking