Link Love: Entertaining and Cooking Blogs

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Date night cooking at home; scratch-made paletas; and other stories from food blogs you should be reading
Link Love: Cooking and Entertaining Blogs

Link Love: Cooking and Entertaining Blogs

What makes great cooking and entertaining blogs? Smart and engaging content that focuses on a particular subject matter, accompanied most often by great photography and a hefty dose of opinion. The Daily Meal is dedicated to sifting through the vast array of content gracing the food blogosphere in order to deliver a daily sampling of the stories worth reading and the blogs worth following.

• Next time you find yourself without the kids for a night, try cooking a special date night meal at home. [Dinner: A Love Story]

• Lighten up traditionally fried jalapeño poppers by throwing them on the grill. [YumSugar]

• Try your hand at one of the hottest dessert trends this season — homemade paletas. [The Parsley Thief

• A quick and easy guide to roasting peppers using a gas range. [Good Life Eats]

• A light and refreshing summer meal (with no cooking required) — cucumber linguini with mint and fried capers. [Food & Style]

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