How to Make Chocolate Curls

How to Make Chocolate Curls

Admit it. You’ve long admired those gorgeous chocolate curl garnishes on fancy schmancy cakes and wondered how to make them at home. It couldn’t be easier. Here’s how.

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Pan-Seared Foie Gras with a Chardonnay-Grapefruit Reduction Recipe

Pan-Seared Foie Gras Recipe

This luxe little number with a pan sauce reduction of late-harvest Chardonnay is best reserved for when you truly, madly, deeply love your guests.

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French 75 Cocktail Recipe

French 75 Cocktail Recipe

A sophisticated cocktail that’s made drinkers swoon for more than a century thanks to the subtle intensity of Cognac, the sweetly tart lilt of lemon, and the effusive effervescence of Champagne.

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Eggnog Pie Recipe

Eggnog Pie Recipe

Essentially custard spiked with rum in a graham cracker crust, this eggnog pie is essentially a slightly tipsy cheesecake. Although we’re classifying it under “holiday desserts for parties where people like to party.”

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Champagne Truffles Recipe

Champagne Truffles Recipe

Got leftover Champange? Good. Because we’ve got the most splurge-worthy use for it ever thanks to these creamy, fudgy, boozy, ganache gilded little orbs.

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Cheesy Cracker Squares Recipe

Cheese Crackers Recipe

Yup. We went there. To that homemade Cheez-It place. Go ahead. Admit it. You’re awfully glad that we did.

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Candied Kumquats Recipe

Candied Kumquats Recipe

These candied kumquats are, quite simply, sliced citrus that’s simmered in sweetness until tender and just like candy. And we can’t get enough of ’em.

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Satsuma Orange Cake Recipe

Clementine Cake Recipe

Looks like upside-down cake. Tastes like upside-down cake. Yet this sticky citrusy dessert couldn’t be more right-side up.

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Scalloped Potatoes Recipe

Scalloped Potatoes Recipe

These scalloped potatoes are creamy easy cheesy side dish awesomeness. As welcome on weeknights as it is on holidays.

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Espresso Cake Recipe

Espresso Cake Recipe

This simple yet spectacular riff on coffee cake—there’s actually coffee in the cake—is rich and robust and rousing in that way only espresso can be.

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Candied Spiced Nuts Recipe

Candied Spiced Nuts Recipe

These candied nuts are sweet and spicy and the sorta thing that friends demolish in minutes at cocktail parties and holiday gatherings yet talk about for months afterward.

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Chicken Liver Pâté Recipe

Easy Chicken Liver Pâté Recipe

Satiny smooth and ridiculously rich, this elegant spread is just waiting to be schmeared on rustic white bread and accompanied by a glass of riesling, whether as an impressive hors d’oeuvres or a rustic winter supper.

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