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Sweet and Savory Brisket Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Brisket isn't just the perfect cut for summer barbecues -- it's also great slow-braised with wine and apricots for a cozy autumn dinner. —Cara Nicoletti<p><b>Serves: 6</b><p>3 pounds second-cut brisket<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons kosher salt<br>• 2 teaspoons black pepper<br>• 2 tablespoons neutral cooking oil<br>• 2 …

Recipes

Baked Cod and Summer Squash in Foil Packets Recipe

This no-fuss dish of cod cooked in foil packets with squash and fresh herbs is one of the easiest recipes to scale: it works the same whether you make it for one, two, three, four or fourteen people.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>The fish and vegetables steam inside individual foil packets, making this a …

Stir-Fried Cod With Yellow Squash and Asparagus Recipe

This quick and simple stir-fry features cod that's been water-velveted—an easy technique that guarantees tender, silky meat. Light, delicate and full of gently cooked vegetables, it's a perfect dish in a multi-course meat-heavy menu.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Marinating the cod in a mixture of …

Kale Pasta Salad

I made this fresh-and-lovely pasta salad to go with the <b>Oven BBQ Chicken Thighs</b> I made Sunday, and I’ve been enjoying it all the live-long week. Not …

Kung Pao Fish With Dried Chilies and Sichuan Peppercorns Recipe

In this variation on Kung Pao chicken, firm white-fleshed fish such as catfish or tillapia is marinated with soy sauce and white pepper, then deep fried until golden. Afterwards, it's stir-fried with classic Sichuan flavors: spicy dried chilies, mouth-numbing Sichuan peppercorns, and garlic.<p><b>Note:</b> …

Dinner Tonight: Chickpeas and Chorizo + Celery and Fennel Salad

Though summer meals are often light and cool, warm comfort food should still have a place on your table. The key is to pick a dish that’s not too heavy -- no beef bourguignon out on the porch, for example. Instead, go for something a little lighter -- like this warm pan of chickpeas, chorizo, and …

Zucchini Quesadillas

A quesadilla is a tortilla typically filled with beans and shredded cheese then folded before being toasted or fried. Our version features cheese and cooked vegetables. Sour cream, shredded lettuce, sliced avocado, and bottled salsa make great accompaniments to quesadillas, so serve them on the …

Baked Tilapia with Fresh Herbs

This freshwater fish has been a food staple in Africa for centuries. It is prepared like flounder or snapper.

Tortilla Espanola with Romesco Sauce

Recipes for tortilla Espanola, including this one, call for a generous amount of oil -- but much of it is drained off and doesn't end up in the finished dish.

Quick and Easy Pasta Recipes

A carbonara sauce is typically made with bacon, eggs, and Parmesan cheese. We've added a little half-and-half for a silky texture.

Where to Stay on the Amalfi Coast

Salerno’s busy, beautiful, harbor<p><i>At Walks of Italy, we want to make sure you see Italy’s most iconic sights, as well as it’s hidden gems. From our</i> …

South Italy 3-Day Tour from Rome: Pompeii and Sorrento in Rome, Italy

Explore Italy’s scandalously beautiful Campania region on a 3-day southern Italy tour from Rome, with 4-star hotel accommodation in Sorrento included. After seeing the big, bold and brash city of Naples by coach, explore the UNESCO-listed ruins of ancient Pompeii and then hit the Amalfi Coast. …

Where to Stay in Sorrento, Italy

A luxurious, coastal Italian town if ever there was one, Sorrento offers a great selection of high-end ‘where to stay’ options; but budget travelers …

pasta and fried zucchini salad

Every time I make an Ottolenghi recipe, I become convinced that he has finally lost his mind. <i>Really, turmeric, black sesame seeds and parmesan</i> …

Enchiladas {My Favorite Recipe}

My Favorite Recipe: Cheese Enchiladas<p>When I’m asked, “what’s your favorite recipe on the site?,” my reply without hesitation is this one, my mother’s …

Cooking

Rice Bowl with Fried Egg and Avocado

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 5 min<p>Total Time: 10 min<p>Brown rice—higher in fiber and other nutrients than its white counterpart—is the perfect vehicle for this quick, protein-heavy lunch.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 scallions, thinly sliced<p>2 cups cooked brown rice<p>1 teaspoon red wine vinegar<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground …

Waitrose: three Heston Blumenthal summer recipes

Heston shows you how to make a barbecue main, a cinnamon roll dessert and a refreshing fruit cup drink.<p><b>Videos by Waitrose</b><p>Heston BBQ chicken wings<p><b>Preparation time: 10 minutes plus 45 minutes standing</b><p><b>Cooking time: 35 minutes</b><p><b>Total time: 45 minutes plus 45 minutes standing</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><b>For the barbecue</b> …

Baking

Grilled salad of courgette, radicchio, basil and mozzarella recipe

Char-grilled vegetables done on the barbecue have such a scrumptious, robust flavour they replace the need for meat<p>You can do the courgettes either on a barbecue or in a griddle pan, and they taste great hot or cold. They’ll serve two as a side dish on their own.<p>If you can’t find za’atar, try …

Grilling

Which Type of Wood Should You Use for Smoking Meat?

All wood is not created equal when it comes to smoking meat. That being said, don't overthink it.<p>Call it an inflammatory statement, but when your barbecuing friends put on airs like Eastern mystics as they rhapsodize about the woods they use to smoke with, <b>you have our permission to call them out</b> …

Cooking

How to Make Perfect Poached Eggs - 3 Ways | Jamie Oliver

Scrambled Eggs with Spinach & Parmesan

1 Servings<p>Pull the eggs off the heat when they still look a little loose; carryover cooking will do the rest.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large eggs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1 teaspoon olive oil<p>3 cups baby spinach<p>1–2 tablespoons grated Parmesan<p>Crushed red pepper flakes<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Whisk …

Recipes

Chinese Greens 101: Shanghai Baby Bok Choy With Black Bean Sauce

Growing up, not having a plate of Chinese greens on the table for dinner was like not having rice—it was simply unthinkable. Quick to cook, simple and delicious, Chinese greens are a great way to add a vegetable dish to your meal. In this series, we'll be talking about some of the most common types …

Chinese Greens 101: Three Basic Cooking Techniques for Chinese Greens

Growing up, not having a plate of Chinese greens on the table for dinner was like not having rice—it was simply unthinkable. Quick to cook, simple, and delicious, Chinese greens are a great way to add a vegetable dish to your meal. In this series, we've been talking about some of the most common …