Alessandro Grossmann

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Kim Boyce's Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies

<i>In anticipation of this year's Piglet, we'll be sharing articles, recipes, and tips from past winners over the next three weeks. First up: Kim Boyce's Good to the Grain. Learn more about this year's tournament here, or head to Provisions to add some of the titles to your bookshelf!</i><p><i>Today: The</i> …

Skip Ordering Takeout and Make These Chicken Tacos Instead!

For an excuse-proof plan to avoid ordering takeout, make the mango salsa ahead of time, buy pre-shredded cabbage, and put the chicken in the fridge to marinate the night before. With a little bit of prep work, home-cooked dinner has never been quicker!<p>Charred Chicken Avocado Tacos<p>2 boneless, …

Mediterranean Chicken, Feta, and Herb Wrap With Stewed Potatoes Recipe

If want to skip the pita and serve the dish as straight-up chicken and potatoes on a plate, you'll want to reduce the rather thin sauce on the stovetop for 15 to 20 minutes.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 tablespoon olive oil2 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs (8 to 10 thighs)Kosher …

Chocoholic: No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Two things which I think intimidate most people about making a cheesecake are knowing when the cheesecake is done, and the wait. A baked cheesecake normally takes about an hour to bake, and then another 6 hours to …

How to Make Homemade Dog Biscuits

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Our test kitchen assistant Erin McDowell shows us how to make dog treats -- from scratch.</i><p>The first time I cooked for my dog was, not surprisingly, …

Dessert

How to Make Perfect Guacamole

Guacamole, a dip made from avocados, is originally from Mexico. The name is derived from two Aztec Nahuatl words—<b>ahuacatl</b> (avocado) and <b>molli</b> …

Cappuccino Cheesecake Bars

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 16 bars<p><b>Prep:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>35 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>4 hours<p>Creamy cheesecake bars spiked with espresso powder and topped with …

Salmon Chowder Recipe

My mother and father live down the street from me, just a few houses away. This is wonderfully convenient for yours truly, who often finds herself …

Seafood

Our Favorite Iced Drinks for Hot Weather

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- and we don't want you to miss out on the fun.</i><p><i>Today: Pass us a cold one. We're talking about our favorite iced drinks.</i><p>We have a love/hate relationship with hot weather. We love summer vacations, going to the beach, and sunny lunch hours. We hate …

Rhubarb-Wrapped Pineapple Mousse Cake

Last summer I received a beautiful dessert magazine in the mail. It was titled <i>Sweet Dreams,</i> and the cover had a big glossy image of a cake on it. It …

Blueberry Muffins

Certain recipes never make their way to these pages. Blueberry muffins are a good example. I love blueberry muffins, so I try new recipes whenever I …

Cannoli Dip Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 8 to 10 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>10 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>10 minutes<p>A quick and easy sweet dip that tastes just like cannoli …

A Few Blocks of Tofu, 5 Dinners

<i>Put time into dinner now, and you can make it last forever -- or at least the whole week. Welcome to Halfway to Dinner, where we show you how to stretch your staples every which way.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Let's give tofu a second chance -- starting with this week's dinners.</i><p>Tofu is not the kind of food you fight …

5 Summery Breakfasts for Any Morning

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Five breakfasts that taste like vacation on a plate (or in a glass).</i><p>There are a few things that make …

Figs in a Blanket

This dish was inspired by a late-night snack at Fat Possum Hollow last summer. I had brought along walnuts and also some figs I'd picked that morning …

Pan-Roasted Salmon With Arugula and Avocado Salad Recipe

Creamy, buttery avocado, nutty shavings of Parmesan, and a bright, tangy dressing set the stage for a delicious piece of salmon. Did we mention it only takes 10 minutes to cook?<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Cooking the salmon longer on the skin side makes the skin crispy and cooks the salmon from the …

Lemon Basil Shrimp Risotto

I wanted to share another one of the recipes I made with some of the roughly five trillion pounds of leftover gigantic shrimp from our Fourth of July …

Salmon Banh Mi From 'Vibrant Food' Recipe

I like to think I was into banh mi (the now ubiquitous Vietnamese sandwich) before banh mi was hip, but I'm ashamed to say I don't think I'd ever made a proper one at home. That is, I hadn't until I recently tested Kimberley Hasselbrink's eye-catching version from her new cookbook, <i>Vibrant Food</i>. …

The 15 Weirdest and Worst NBA Free-Throw Shooters

Free throws seem like they should be the easiest part of basketball – they're called "free" for a reason, after all. In the NBA, it's a chance for a …

Basketball

Newly Discovered Piece Of Cheese Is Older Than Jesus

This is nacho average cheese<p>The oldest cheese has been found, and if you happen to be eating cheese right now, I suggest you pause, because this next sentence is gross: The cheese, from 1615 BC, was discovered in clumps on the necks and chests of mummies.<p>USA Today reports that the cheese …