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Elegant Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

Lay out an impressive spread on Mother's Day with these recipes for French toast, cocktails, omelets, and more. BROWSE RECIPE SLIDESHOW... READ MORE

Creamy Desserts

Make one of CHOW's fluffy, rich, smooth desserts for Mother's Day, or anytime. Choose from rice pudding (pictured), cheesecake, ice cream... READ MORE

Crunchy, Swirly, and Yeasty Coffee Cakes for Mother’s Day

Crunchy, Swirly, and Yeasty Coffee Cakes for Mother’s Day

Mother's Day means doing something special for Mom, and buying her another cellophane-wrapped lotion basket is not very inspired. Instead, ... READ MORE

10 Party Dishes from Convenience-Store Ingredients

10 Party Dishes from Convenience-Store Ingredients

A bunch of friends descend on your house, and you need some fast and easy party food. Quick! Hit the corner market! Here are 10 tips on how to create simple snacks and drinks from the local convenience store. Easy entertaining on the fly! READ MORE

Party-Friendly Food and Drinks for Cinco de Mayo

45 recipes to help you celebrate Cinco de Mayo, including tacos, dips, DIY tortilla chips, and beer cocktails. BROWSE RECIPE SLIDESHOW... READ MORE

“Game of Thrones” Party Menu

“Game of Thrones” Party Menu

If you think George R. R. Martin's wildly popular medieval-esque A Song of Ice and Fire books (chronicled in the HBO fantasy series , now in season two) are only about power struggles and swordplay, you're wrong. The books also contain lots of vividly described food references—enough to inspire a food blog called The Inn at the Crossroads. We got so into it we came up with our own menu, just the thing to serve this weekend when your faux-fur-and-robe-clad fan friends come over to gorge on the latest episode. Start off your viewing party by raising a mug of steamy mulled wine, just like Salladhor Saan, the commander of a fleet of mercenary ships, would. Get recipe>> READ MORE

Southern Favorites for Derby Day

Celebrate the Kentucky Derby with classic Southern recipes for pies, cocktails, dips, and main dishes. BROWSE RECIPE SLIDESHOW... READ MORE

Munchie Recipes for 4/20

Sweet and savory goodies to satisfy your 4/20 cravings. BROWSE RECIPE SLIDESHOW... READ MORE

A Deliciously Stinky Menu for Garlic Day

A Deliciously Stinky Menu for Garlic Day

April 19 is National Garlic Day—celebrate with this extreme garlic menu. Eat these fragrant dishes alone or with friends, but consider waiting at least 24 hours before heading out on a date. This sweet little version of the warm spinach salad unites almonds and mushrooms in a honey-garlic vinaigrette. Get recipe>> READ MORE

Blow Your Tax Refund on This Menu

Blow Your Tax Refund on This Menu

Don't look, but Tax Day is right on your heels. Wondering what to do with that sweet refund you're getting? Blow it on our rich-guy menu of truffles, lobster salad, and a pastry named after bankers! Famed bartender Dale DeGroff didn't call this cocktail the Big Spender for no reason. The mix of Cristal Brut Rosé Champagne, aged tequila, blood orange juice, and spiced orange liqueur will set you back. Get recipe>> READ MORE