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.
• A baker makes the perfect childhood throwback: Lego cake pops. [1 Fine Cookie]
• Simple tomato pasta is the perfect last-minute dinner, and this one refuses to look bland. [Lottie + Doof]
• Grab the last of this season's cantaloupe and whip up a unique meringue pie. [Back to the Cutting Board]
• In preparation for the Mid-Autumn Festival, try your hand at these adorable pig-shaped mooncakes. [Let's Get Fat Together]
• These awe-inspiring wedding menus are perfect jumping off points for dinner parties. [Sparkle & Hay]
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