Recipes

How to Make McVitie's-Style Chocolate-Covered Digestive Biscuits

I may have grown up in Kentucky, but that doesn't mean my childhood lacked for British biscuits—from Jaffa Cakes to Jammie Dodgers, these tasty imports always caught my eye whenever Mom or Dad veered down the international aisle of our supermarket. My absolute favorite was, and still is, …

Baking

Green Mango Curd Tart Recipe & Giveaway

Green Mango Curd Tart<p>Doesn't that look gorgeous?<p>It's a fruity, but slightly tangy Indian twist on a French style tart from Anjum Anand. It's super …

Baking

The 20 best Nigella Lawson recipes: part 4

An indulgent selection of puddings and cakes – from lemon pavlova to a boozy British trifle<p>Lemon pavlova<p>I make this with a jar of shop-bought lemon curd, but obviously I wouldn’t stop you from making your own. Should you want, proceed as follows: whisk together 2 large eggs, the yolks from 2 …

Baking

How a pocket-sized snack changed the English language

Tiny pies have been a favourite food in Britain since the Middle Ages – and have changed the English language with idioms, nursery rhyme verses, even a mention by Shakespeare.<p>Every March, St Mary’s church in the Leicestershire town of Melton Mowbray becomes a cathedral of pies: it fills with tables …

Baking

5 Tips from Around the World for Making a Better Pot Roast

When we hear the words "pot roast," many of us think of the Sunday classic — a hunk of braised beef swimming in gravy and surrounded by tender …

Chicken Recipes

Boston Cream Pie Recipe

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>CUSTARD:<p>Heat half and half in a saucepan over medium heat until simmering. Meanwhile, whisk yolks, sugar, and salt in a bowl until smooth. …

Baking

Cookie Butter Cheesecake [Vegan]

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Vegan

High-Altitude Baking: Everything You Need to Know

It was a disaster. I had lovingly tried to make pancakes for my mother while visiting her in Southern Colorado. "I have the best pancake recipe …

Baking

6 Recipes That Prove The Instant Pot Is A Freaking Miracle Worker

Wondering what to make with your shiny new appliance? Here’s what.<p>When I started posting photos from my week <b>cooking exclusively with the Instant Pot</b> …

Cooking

This Chicken Pie Puts a Light Twist on an Old Favourite

Ingredients<p>500g sweet or white potatoes<br>• 5 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 300g chicken thighs or breasts (skinless and boneless), chopped into 2-cm chunks<br>• 1 leek, …

Baking

Shredded Beef Empanadas

Ditch the store bought stuff for the fresh taste of real corn, then whip up superlative tacos, tamales, and empanadas<p>Make the filling: Place the beef …

Cooking

Berry Crisp Dump Cake

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9-by-13-inch baking dish with cooking spray or butter.<p>Put the berries in the prepared baking dish. Evenly …

Baking

Whip up a batch of this one-pot lasagna soup

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Vegetarian Food

15 Classic Cookbooks Everybody Needs in Their Kitchen

Let’s be honest—I love to cook, bake and try out new recipes. And I am definitely that girl who can stand for hours in the aisle of my local …

Cooking

Stir Fried Lettuce Recipe

<i>Stir fried lettuce. Not what you were expecting to do with that head of romaine languishing in the fridge? Perhaps you ought to think again.</i><p>Adapted …

Chicken Recipes

The Most Genius Way to Cook Spaghetti Squash

<i>By Devon O'Brien</i>, January 27, 2016 - 9:37am<p>Spaghetti squash—it's the great pasta impostor and, luckily for me, it hit the Internet with a bang just …

Vegetarian Food

10 American Foods Foreigners Find Disgusting

Peanut butter and jelly ... seriously?<p>Even those proudest to be an American can probably agree on this: Our country has produced some truly vile foods. Anyone who has stepped foot in a state fair and seen unmentionable things go into the deep fryer can attest to that fact. And so can folks from …

Dessert

50 Shrimp Recipes to Turn You Into a Seafood Master

The essential ways to cook the U.S.'s most popular seafood.<p>Delicate, briny, and sweet, it's no surprise shrimp are the most popular seafood to cook …

Seafood

Why phosphate additives will be the next taboo ingredient

Fast food chains are in the hot seat yet again for using questionable ingredients in their products. This time, it’s something most people would consider to be healthy: grilled chicken breasts.<p>I’m one of the instigators. I was contacted by the producers of “CBC Marketplace,” an investigative …

Nutrition

Make John Joseph's Ridiculously Delicious Vegan Lasagna - Munchies

OK, we know that for some meat- and cheese-obsessed people (and we know quite a few of those), the word "vegan" can stoke skepticism when it comes as a preface to certain dishes. But no matter how many times you've been burned by the sunflower-seed burger at that cafe that your juice-chugging …

Vegan

Side Dish: You can't have too many of Greenspan's cookie recipes

<b>“Dorie’s Cookies” by Dorie Greenspan, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Rux Martin Books, $35, 518 pages, hardcover</b><p>Thinking I’d been providing readers quite …

Cooking

Try these family-friendly vegan falafel sliders and ice cream sandwiches

Vegan chef and cookbook author Chloe Coscarelli shares her best family-friendly, crowd-pleasing recipes. Her quick and easy falafel sliders and delicious dairy-free ice cream sandwiches are not only great-tasting but also good for you.<p>Chloe Coscarelli<p>( rated)<p>10 minutes<p>20 minutes<p>4-6<p>Get the …

Vegan Recipes

Cooking With Your Senses

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Cooking is about so much more than recipes. Two considerations of that fact appear in The Times this week. The first …

Seafood

Best Mexican Recipes

Tyler Florence's Mexican Grilled Corn<p>Tyler's take on grilled corn is easy and uses ingredients you probably already have. Try to stop at one ear.<p>Get …

Mexican Food

These Chicken Meatballs Have a Cheesy Surprise Inside

When meatballs are on the menu, you know you're in for a homey, comforting meal. But when those meatballs are <i>stuffed with mozzarella</i>, well, I'd say …

Cooking

This Couple Took Being Cheesy To The Next Level By Serving Pizza Instead Of Cake At Their Wedding!

The wedding day is supposed to be the most memorable day for any couple. Everyone tries to put in elements that speak of their relationship and make …

Weddings

One of the world's best chefs says you can taste the love in really good food

When Eric Ripert was growing up on the French Riviera, he found his love for food and found that food was love.<p>"I think my mother was giving back some love to her son, which was me, through the cooking that she was doing. She was trying to bring the family together," he says.<p>Ripert's mother always …

Spring Recipes

Spring Into Spring<p>Feel renewed with these light and colorful meals. Try making Tyler Florence's Ultimate Paella or any of our other recipes. Fresh …

Cooking

'MUNCHIES' Releases Debauchery-Fueled Cookbook

Based on <i>MUNCHIES</i>‘ popular <i>Chef’s Nights Out</i> series, cult-culture publication, <i>VICE</i>, will be releasing an inaugural cookbook titled <i>Munchies: Late-Night</i> …

Lifestyle

Top Chef Star Fabio Viviani's Quick Dinner Recipe Couldn’t Be Easier

Fast and flavorful! That’s how <i>Top Chef</i> alum Fabio Viviani prefers his weeknight meals. In his new digital series, <i>Dinner Is Served</i>, the Chicago-based …

Italian Food