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Not your usual banana muffin. Not when you first take whole bananas in their skins and roast them until they turn as black as night.
The secret to the juiciest shrimp ever? Revving your oven to 450 degrees to cook them in.
Get it here first -- the recipe for Chef Thomas Keller's chocolate chip cookies, from the upcoming Ad Hoc cookbook.
What gives this refreshing, tangy beverage its glorious color? Hibiscus flowers.
Why is this called Drunken Clam Linguini? There's vodka in it, as well as absinthe. Shhhhh....
Spain's king of molecular gastronomy creates a new beer.
How veal cutlet in a crispy golden crust flavored with aged Jack cheese reminds me of my Dad.
Lots of butter, and lots of beautiful fresh apricots star in this show-stopping tart.
Bread that's bursting with chocolate.
The Russian Roulette of Spanish peppers.
The scoop on the newest Haagen-Dazs flavors.
The freshest seafood served up with Mexican flair in finger-licking good tacos, burritos and chimichangas -- all from a little taco truck.
Artisan-cured Parmesan salumi from celeb chef and TV star, Michael Chiarello.
Thomas Keller's famous fried chicken -- and the surprising dignitary who showed up to enjoy it one night.
Butchers from Team Green Grape strike a pose with pig heads. Yes, real ones. It's all part of the wacky NY chefs competition, Duckathlon, hosted by D'Artagnan.
Roasted striped bass with citrus is just one of many phenomenal dishes now being served at Yountville's new eco-resort/restaurant, Bardessono.
Persian chicken simmered with saffron, ginger, and lime juice.
Dried apricots in my fave flaky apricot scones always remind me of family car trips. Allow me to explain...
A former daycare provider turns toffee-maker to create this addicting confection.
With a name like Nothing Bundt Cakes, you can guess what this bakery specializes in.
Chef Arnold Eric Wong's beef short rib sliders with taro fries.
Wine from Brazil? You bet. Here's a taste.
How about a decadent chocolate cupcake topped with rich ganache and fleur de sel? A new branch of this popular cupcake bakery has opened in Napa. [Kara's Cupcakes]
I used to dread having to julienne carrots. But now, I've learned this great new way to do it that's sooooo much simpler.
Pistachio recall got you worried? Find useful info about which brands are safe and which are not.
Cooking scallops with porcinis and truffle oil -- in this economy? Yes, it can be done.
Dark chocolate-coated meringues made by a bakery that helps train the homeless and mentally disabled.
Two sisters join forces to create heavenly chocolates.
These bodacious, bountiful cookies are tender, buttery, and tinged with citrus. It's sunshine on a plate.
A sip of green for St. Patrick's Day. But will this particular brand of absinthe bring you the luck of the Irish?
When life gives you extra ricotta, put dinner on the table with it in this easy-as-can-be penne dish.
Ricotta makes this pound cake so moist and dreamy that even grown men go mad for it.
Empress rice at the lovely Bong Su restaurant in San Francisco that is no more.
Aged white cheddar is the essential ingredient in this macaroni and cheese originally created by a man who truly knows his cheese.