I want to send some delicious home made candy to 40 midshipmen in the Naval Academy in a Halloween care package. The candy should be somewhat small, and non perishable (lasts 2 - 3 weeks unrefrigerated). I want a recipe that is FABULOUS. I saw caramel recipes, but which one is the best? Anyone have any suggestions?
A sweet brunch item you can make the night before, then bake fresh the next morning.
Learn how to make this classic Chinese-American restaurant style dish at home. Succulent chicken omelettes with crunchy wood ear mushrooms, bean sprouts, smothered in an oyster and rice wine sauce. Served with garlic bok choy and steamed rice.
A simplified versino of caponata—the classic sweet and sour Sicilian eggplant relish—tossed with bitter broccoli rabe. This is about as flavorful as side dishes get.
[Photograph: Robyn Lee] Swapped at the 2011 SE cookie swap by Melissa Zhang. Adapted from François Payard's Flourless Chocolate-Walnut Cookies....
If there's anything better than a deliciously crumbly shortbread cookie, it's one that is stuffed with rich, creamy, chocolate-and-hazelnut-laden Nutella. I'm tempted to deem these the perfect lunchbox treat for back-to-schoolers, but really they're the ideal mid-day pick me up for anyone.
[Photograph: Robyn Lee Millionaire's shortbread is one of those "I can't believe we ate the whole thing" desserts. It's not to be taken lightly. But if you have the power to resist inhaling a batch of warm, gooey, caramel- and...
You don't need to serve these highly flavored shrimp bites with a dipping sauce. If you choose to, plain soy sauce makes a perfect compliment....
Heinz has totally spoiled me. When Erin asked if I'd be interested in starting up this new "Sauced" column, I started racking my brain about what condiment to tackle first. I could think of nothing more fitting, more ubiquitous, than ketchup. You hardly ever stop to think about what goes into making ketchup. Usually, a bottle of Heinz is just hanging out in the fridge and, well, it tastes exactly the way it should. Is it even work making a version from scratch?