Amanda Keaton

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Easy French Recipes

Give dinnertime a French flair with these simple, flavorful dishes.<p>Pan-Seared Steak au Poivre<p>Create an easy pan sauce using beef broth, cognac, and …

This is the Secret to Making Bakery-Worthy Bread at Home

Baking bread might seem intimidating, especially if you’re a novice baker. But it’s not as hard as you might think—and making a loaf of homemade …

Egg Fried Rice

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a medium saucepan, bring 2 1/4 cups of water to a boil. Add the rice and a generous pinch of salt, and return to a boil. Stir …

What’s The Difference Between Butter and Margarine?

If you unwrap a stick of butter and a stick of margarine, you might not be able to tell the difference between the two. They are similar in color and …

Almond Snowballs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Bake almonds in a single layer in a shallow pan 6 minutes or until toasted and fragrant, stirring halfway …

Old-Fashioned Apple Pie

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 425°F. In a large bowl, combine the apples, flour, sugar, vinegar, cinnamon, salt, nutmeg, ginger, and allspice and …

Baking

The Secret You May Be Missing for Gorgeously-Iced Christmas Cookies

<i>This article originally appeared on MyRecipes</i><p>You know those oh-so-perfectly iced sugar cookies that you (supposedly) can only find at bakeries, with …

The Cheesecake Factory Original Cheesecake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 475°F. Place a large pan filled with 1/2 inch water in oven.<p>Step 2<p>Make crust: Mix graham cracker crumbs and …

Dessert

18 Crock Pot Treats Perfect For Cold Nights

Warm up with these comforting treats.

DIY Detox: Simple Recipes to Master Your Cleanse, Naturally

A handful of years ago detoxing was approached with curiosity and maybe a little skepticism. It has now become a popular method for jump starting a …

15 Sick Day Recipes That’ll Get You Back on Your Feet in a Jiffy

There’s absolutely <i>nothing</i> wrong with taking a sick day when you need it, but it’s totally normal to want to get back on your feet ASAP. You’re a busy woman, after all! You’ve probably tried eating chicken noodle soup and drinking plenty of green juice to make you feel better, but if those aren’t …

Don't Screw Up Your Scottish Shortbread | MyRecipes

It seems I have never met an American who has visited Scotland and did not adore it. I strongly believe—although in the era of enhanced sensibilities …

Our 10 Best Vegetarian Pasta Recipes Because Giving Up Meat Has Never Been Easier

Whoever said that pasta needs meat has clearly never tasted spaghetti with mushrooms and ricotta cheese. Whether you're craving a hearty comfort carb …

9 Healthy Recipes Easy Enough to Make In a College Dorm Room

Simple snacks and meals for those days you need a break from the dining hall.<p>Whether you're bored with your salad bar go-tos or tired of waiting in …

Magic happens when you combine soy sauce and butter

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>These last few weeks I’ve …

The DASH diet is proven to work. Why hasn’t it caught on?

Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (a.k.a. the DASH diet) is celebrating 20 years of helping people with hypertension and pre-hypertension lower blood pressure just as well as some medications. It has the potential to lower health-care costs and has been a component of the national dietary …

Holistic Medicine

Cooking More at Home Is About Developing Systems, Not Memorizing Recipes

The recipe community makes it seem like one-and-done type meals are the pinnacle of home cooking. And if you crack open a cookbook or browse a few …

12 Creole Dinner Recipes to Spice Up Your Life

New Orleans is famous for a lot of things — like its uninterrupted nightlife, its jazzy music scene, and, of course, the vibrant celebrations of Mardi Gras. But the thing it might be celebrated for most is its distinct cuisine. Louisiana is a wonderful melting pot of African, French, and American …

19 Lazy But Brilliant Recipes That Won't Let You Down

You don't need to spend hours in the kitchen to enjoy a great homemade meal.

Cooking

How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

Mushrooms

The Top 10 Mistakes Meal Planning Beginners Make (and How to Solve Them)

The approach you take for meal planning makes all the difference in setting yourself up for success. Of course tips and strategies for getting …

Recipes

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. I’d sooner sew buttons than prepare or eat brunch on a Sunday, but Kim Severson’s recipe for breakfast carbonara, which …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Squash Casserole

A classic Southern make-and-take casserole<p>If someone on your block has a backyard vegetable patch, chances are you’ve come home to find a bag of zucchini and summer squash with a friendly note on your porch. These prolific Southern garden staples combine with another fundamental element of good …

What is the best holiday workout schedule?

The holiday season can be awfully tough on the body. Not is the food a killer, but your schedule can be just as unforgiving. Taking in the extra …

The Key to Treating Depression? Exercise, Research Says

You're 75% more likely to develop depression if you don't workout.<p>If ever you had any doubts about the mind-body connection, listen up: New research suggests that physical activity may be the key to fighting depression.<p>Three recent studies pooled data from past research involving a total of …

What to Cook This Week

Good morning. By this time next week you’ll be knee-deep in Thanksgiving preparations, so give yourself a break today and keep things in the kitchen simple. Hit the market for groceries that can take you through the week, then build a snack tray to accompany Gabrielle Hamilton’s ace recipe for …

Whitefish

Salt-and-Pepper-Crusted Prime Rib with Sage Jus

"The great thing about doing a whole rib roast is that you don't have to concentrate," Michael Mina says. "Season it right with salt and pepper, put …

How to Make This Friendsgiving Gnocchi Mac + Cheese Recipe

Headed to a Friendsgiving this year? Get ready to be the most popular person at the table — we’re showing you how to whip up a fancy AF Gnocchi Mac + Cheese. This side dish is loaded with THREE kinds of cheese and will make every carb lover give thanks. Read on for the recipe!<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>5 cups …