Chocolate Torte Recipe

This stunning Southern belle and its dozen tiers—yup, 12—is astonishingly easy peasy to make thanks to a savvy cake-baking tactic.

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  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2 H
  • 44

Caramel Popcorn

A baseball classic. Although our take on classic caramel corn is somewhat more delicate and buttery than the stale sort found at the ball park–and won’t last longer than an inning.

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  • 20 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 10

Tomahawk Chops with Sweet Potato Purée

A rib eye of Flintstonian proportions deserves a side that can stand up to its mammoth beefiness. Sweet potatoes puréed with butter galore do quite nicely.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2

Purple Plum Torte Recipe

Say hello to the most requested recipe of the New York Times. This plum torte by Marian Burros appeared in the food section a total of twelve times. Translation: a real winner.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 26

Boeuf Bourguignon

A classic French recipe that really ought to be in your repertoire, boeuf bourguignon has countless incarnations, including this classic version by Craig Claiborne.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 9

David Eyre’s Pancake

Also called a Dutch baby, this pancake makes for a dramatic-looking breakfast and dessert. Baked in the oven, the pancake poufs up—toasty and high. Ahhh!

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  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 6

Oven-Roasted Rainbow Swiss Chard Recipe

Roasting rainbow swiss chard is a treat during cooler weather when the leaves are no longer at their peak. A bit of olive oil is all you need.

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  • 10 M
  • 20 M
  • 4

Maple Leaf Cocktail

For this boozy cocktail, bourbon, maple syrup, and lemon juice are shaken and served with a cinnamon stick garnish. Autumn sipping, anyone?

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 5

Smothered Shrimp, Andouille Sausage, and Grits

Our most requested recipe, this ridiculously rich dish takes its heat from andouille, its creamy comfort from grits smothered in cheese.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 2

Torn Figs and Burrata Cheese

This little moment of lusciousness takes all of minutes to toss together. Just tear the figs, rip the cheese, and drizzle with oil. Badda bing.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 5

Tuna Melt

Take a close look at this sandwich and you’ll realize you’re just a few ingredients away from feeling like a kid again.

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  • 20 M
  • 25 M
  • 12

Portuguese White Gazpacho with Crab

This pale Portuguese-inspired soup and salad makes up for in taste what it lacks in tradition.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 4

Portuguese Duck Risotto

A dreamy, creamy riff on the classic arroz de pato, this dish call in flavor favors from duck, cured ham, spicy sausage, and tangy oranges.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 5

Chinese Five-Spice Chocolate Chiffon Cake

Chinese five-spice powder adds sass to this chocolate chiffon cake. Oh, and the lappable drizzle of chocolate certainly doesn’t hurt.

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  • 45 M
  • 3 H, 55 M
  • 14
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