English chef Gill Meyer's love of rye flour shows up all over his book Gather, but this recipe, paired with chocolate and fresh bay leaves is deliciously haunting.
The real secret to these cupcakes, which were once ranked the city’s best by New York Magazine, is miso.
Miso sets these brownies apart from the pack.
In order to achieve the perfect balance of cakey and gooey—that sweet spot that all brownies should hit—the cooking time is crucial. It will vary by a minute or so depending on where the pan is sitting in the oven, so keep a close eye on them.
"There are so many people in the world, there must be someone just like me who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do." -Frida Kahlo