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Lunch. Breakfast. Lemon-Blueberry Yogurt Loaf. Picky Palate. How To Make Finger-Licking Fried Chicken It's Not As Scary As It Seems. After getting married, one of the first things we learned to make was fried chicken.

How To Make Finger-Licking Fried Chicken It's Not As Scary As It Seems

With a husband whose Grandmother had award-winning chicken frying skills, it was a quick realization that we too would soon be learning the trade. Even though a fryer lives in our pantry, we don't bother. With techniques that are simple and are sure to produce perfect results each time...just make sure to lock the front door so you don't have neighbors following their noses into your kitchen! There is a fear of frying. Tiramisu Bread Pudding Guest Post from Teanna of Spork or Foon? Bread Pudding ranks up there with rice pudding for me.

Tiramisu Bread Pudding Guest Post from Teanna of Spork or Foon?

And when I say "ranks up there", I mean, "YUCK". I have a thing with soggy carbs. They just shouldn't exist. As I was growing up, my father used to pour a bowl of Fiber One cereal and let it soak on the counter for a half an hour before eating it every morning. I would walk through the kitchen and gag. Those were horrible, horrible memories. Bite Sized Bacon Caramels. There are just some things that were made to be together.

Bite Sized Bacon Caramels

Peanut butter and jelly, tomatoes and basil and best of all, caramels and bacon. There was a caramel bacon fad a year ago, but we wanted to change things up a bit...The bacon caramels that swept the internet last year had the bacon fully submerged into the caramel before cooled. We made a batch or two of this method and weren't too fond of it's mouth-feel. The bacon was soggy and didn't hold it's own against the sweet and full bodied caramels. Grilled Peaches with Bourbon Vanilla Whipped Cream Recipes from The Kitchn. Have all of you apartment dwellers been waiting for a new Grilling Month recipe that can be made indoors, on a grill pan?

Grilled Peaches with Bourbon Vanilla Whipped Cream Recipes from The Kitchn

You have? Well, here you go. Coconut Milk Bread Pudding Recipes from The Kitchn. It all started with a craving for bread pudding and an emergency substitution of coconut milk for regular milk ...

Coconut Milk Bread Pudding Recipes from The Kitchn

One idea led to another, and pretty soon we were whipping up a dessert rich with the Indian-inspired flavors of coconut, cardamom, and pistachio. In fact, we loved this coconut version so much that we never returned to making bread pudding with plain old cow's milk! The first time we made this, we added golden raisins but those have since been replaced with candied ginger, which pairs even more wonderfully with the pistachios and cardamom. We also like using jaggery, a full-flavored, unrefined sugar found in Indian markets, but if you don't already have it in your pantry, regular granulated sugar is fine.

As for the bread, any odds and ends of stale bread will do – brioche, challah, even whole wheat sandwich bread (as we've used in these pictures). Brunch Recipe: Crispy Turnovers with Apple, Bacon, and Caramelized Onions Recipes from The Kitchn. This is also an easy recipe to adapt to your schedule.

Brunch Recipe: Crispy Turnovers with Apple, Bacon, and Caramelized Onions Recipes from The Kitchn

You can prepare the entire turnover the night before, leave them on baking sheets in the fridge over night, and bake them off in the morning. You could even freeze the un-baked turnovers and have them ready whenever the brunch mood strikes. Just let them thaw on the counter while the oven pre-heats. Sweet and Sour Chicken (or Pork!) When I decided to visit Taiwan for two weeks to learn about their food culture, my boyfriend could not have been more excited.

Sweet and Sour Chicken (or Pork!)

He's the type that can eat Asian cuisine 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week. (Unfortunately I'm the opposite. I could survive off of pizza for the rest of my life but only prefer takeout every few months.) He eagerly hoped that I would return with not only a new found passion for Chinese food, but all the secrets to their cooking, as well. Banana Pudding Ice Cream Pie Recipes from The Kitchn. The trick I've been using lately in my banana recipes is to roast the bananas before cooking with them.

Banana Pudding Ice Cream Pie Recipes from The Kitchn

I know the best thing to do is let your bananas sit on the counter and get as black as black can be, but honestly that kind of grosses me out. So instead, I let the oven do the work—the heat concentrates the flavor into sweet banana goodness. This banana pudding ice cream is amazing as is, but I decided to take it one step further and turn it into pie. I figured a Nilla wafer crust would be the perfect crunchy contrast to the custard.

Weeknight Recipe: Oatmeal-Brown Sugar Baked Apples. If I'm not feeling like making something elaborate and just want an easy, warm dessert to top off the evening, this is where I turn: baked apples.

Weeknight Recipe: Oatmeal-Brown Sugar Baked Apples

Scoop out the core and stuff the insides with a mix of oatmeal, brown sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg. The baked apples soften into a spoonable treat while the brown sugar melts down into a caramel syrup. The only thing that could make this simple autumn dessert even better? A scoop of ice cream on the side, naturally. My mom made this dessert all the time when we were kids, and we loved it. Blackened Catfish Fajitas.

I took the reigns as slicer and dicer, but the actual cooking was in the hands of my man.

Blackened Catfish Fajitas

Our first meal was lettuce wraps; we dirtied every single dish in the kitchen but all in all it was a grand success. With more and more meals under our belt, we've fallen hard for the powers of the wok. Okay, okay, I know I'm a bit late in this discovery. Blueberry Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Icing. What do you do with old bananas? Do you throw them in the freezer, to wait for a batch of banana bread? Lately, instead of banana bread, I've been making this banana cake. It's moist and luscious, and it is a very easy dessert for a crowd; it will feed at least 10! And lately, since blueberries are everywhere, I've been adding ripe, juicy blueberries, too.

Double-Garlic Herb Garlic Bread. Some days you just have to go all out. Maybe you have soft cheeses and crackers before dinner, open a bottle of good wine, make spaghetti and meatballs and then decide that garlic bread is also important. When you can't stop thinking about garlic bread, this is the recipe for you. Hanukkah Recipe: Apple and Cheese-Stuffed Latkes. Potato latkes are such humble little things, yet so incredibly addictive. This version puts the traditional applesauce topping on the inside, where it gets warm and wonderful as the latkes cook. We love adding cubes of cheese to the filling, too.

They melt into pockets of cheesy goodness and add extra savory depth to this classic dish. Dessert Recipe: No-Bake Boston Cream Pie Strata Cookbook Recipe. Peach & Prosciutto Bruschetta Recipes from The Kitchn. Apple Cinnamon Toaster Strudels Recipes from The Kitchn. Considering it is autumn fruit week at The Kitchn, it seemed like a fine time to recreate my childhood favorite, toaster strudels! Apple cinnamon toaster strudels to be exact. Breakfast Recipe: Coconut Banana Fritters Recipes from The Kitchn. Vegan Recipe: Sticky Orange Cake with Marmalade Glaze. Korean BBQ Marinade Recipes from The Kitchn. Quick One-Bowl Recipe: Apple Gouda Oatmeal Cookies Recipes from The Kitchn. Korean Fried Chicken Wings. Super-Bowl Recipe: Bacon-Cheddar Twice-Baked Potatoes.

My love for the twice-baked potato knows no bounds. Extra-Creamy Cooked Cream Cheese Icing. Coconut Mango Oat Muffins Recipes from The Kitchn. Mornings are meant for muffins. They're portable, easy to throw together, and can incorporate the season's fruit beautifully. Such is the case with these vanilla-flecked, oat and coconut-strewn, mango-laden beauties. Steak With Drunken Mushrooms & Roasted Blue Cheese Potatoes. Steak With Drunken Mushrooms, Caramelized Onions & Roasted Blue Cheese Potatoes. Cheater Recipe: Baked Apple Cider Doughnuts. Apple Yogurt Cake with a Cinnamon-Sugar Streak Recipes from The Kitchn.

Breakfast Recipe: Sweet Potato Biscuits & Maple Butter. Buttery Popcorn Ice Cream Recipes from The Kitchn. Apple pie layer cake recipe. Lemon Yogurt Blueberry Cake. Ricotta Oat Cake With Mixed Berries. Strawberry Banana Muffins. Apple, Garlic & Jalapeno Relish. Apple Stuffed Pork Tenderloin. Apple Cream Cheese Muffins. New & Improved Pizza Dough. Wild Mushroom Risotto. Roasted Red Skin Potatoes With Breadcrumbs. Roasted Baby Carrots With Orange & Honey. Crispy Roasted Potato Spirals. Blueberry Walnut Coffee Cake. Strawberry Basil Jam. Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries. & & Alexandra's kitchen — recipes, photos, food. Jamaican Banana Fritters -

Summertime Strawberry Mousse - a low calorie recipe! Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes. Nilla Ice Cream Pie. Chicken Nuggets. Most gawked all-time.