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The Top 10 Recipes of 2013

January  3, 2014

2013 was a year of great food: a year of thousands of recipes, ideas, and inspirations; of cocktail parties and dinner parties; of cookies and pie and, and the plates to go with them. And so below, we present to you the most popular recipes of the past year, in order -- the ones you loved (and saved) the most, the ones you'll keep in hand for 2014 and beyond. Here's to another year of home cooking!

Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi's Basic Hummus by Genius Recipes

Hummus from Food52

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Alice Medrich's Best Cocoa Brownies by Genius Recipes

Brownies from Food52


The Best Roast Chicken with Garlic and Herb Pan Sauce by Merrill Stubbs

Chicken from Food52


Alon Shaya's Whole Roasted Caulifower with Whipped Goat Cheese by Genius Recipes

Cauliflwoer from Food52


Margaret Fox's Amazon Chocolate Cake by Genius Recipes

Amazon cake from Food52


Rao's Meatballs by Genius Recipes

Meatballs from Food52


Cook's Illustrated Foolproof Pie Crust by Genius Recipes

Pie crust from Food52


Craig Claiborne's Pasta con Asparagi by Genius Recipes

Pasta con Asparagi from Food52


Five Minute, No-Bake Vegan Granola Bars by Gena Hamshaw

Granola bars from Food52


Coconut-Lime Pork Tacos with Black Beans and Avocado by EmilyC

Tacos from Food52


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EmilyC January 8, 2014
Thanks, ladies, how cool to be in this roundup! My tacos are in some fine company!
em-i-lis January 5, 2014
Wow, EmC! Such a big compliment! Congrats!