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Alsatian Bacon and Onion Tart (Tarte Flambée)

1⁄2 cup crème fraîche<p>1 cup fromage blanc (available at Murray's Cheese) or cream cheese at room temperature<p>1⁄8 tsp. nutmeg, freshly grated<p>1 tsp. …

Here's What Comfort Food Looks Like Around the World

Every culture has its comfort foods--the dishes that do more than just fill your stomach. They play on your senses and remind you of your home and your traditions. So let's take a little culinary journey, shall we? Here's what comfort food looks like around the world.<p><b>Canada: Poutine</b><p>The Canadian …

In This Recipe's Case, 'Ich Bin Ein Berliner' Actually DOES Mean 'I Am A Jelly Donut'

"Ich bin ein Berliner." This phrase is a much-debated quotation from a June 26, 1963 speech by President John F. Kennedy in West Berlin that can either be interpreted as "I am a Berliner" or "I am a jelly donut." Though the latter would have been an unprecedented revelation, it was not the …

Making Your Own Mustard Is Easier Than You Think

If you've never thought to make your own mustard, now is the time. Spring is here. Summer barbecues filled with hot dogs and hamburgers are on the horizon. In other words, you'll be needing a lot of mustard soon. Making mustard from scratch is easier than it sounds, and it's well worth your …

Why Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky Doesn’t Deserve Its Bad Rap

"Johnnie Walker Blue is for douches!" barks a thirtysomething tech startup whisky drinker during one of my seminars. "Right?" He stares at me for a beat and a blink. He's eager that I confirm his outburst, agreeing that <b>Johnnie Walker Blue</b> is a whisky for hedge-fund jackasses who don't know enough …

8 of the Easiest Potato Recipes Ever

Accordion-cut, hasselback-style potatoes may seem complex to make. But thanks to a simple hack featured in this week's episode of Mad Genius Tips, …

Fried Chicken as It's Meant to Be

<i>You know you love your great aunt's banana bread, but you probably don't know</i> why <i>you do. In Modern Comfort, Ashley Rodriguez from Not Without Salt figures out what makes our favorite classics work, and then makes them even better.</i><p><i>Today: How to crack the code on fried chicken (no matter how far away</i> …

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Warm Bacon-Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

The fabulous flavors come from the sprouts being sautéed with bacon, dried cranberries and sliced almonds. Once sautéed, balsamic vinegar is added. They are so dreamy good! <b>Each serving has 128 calories, 4 grams of fat and 3 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS.</b> Makes a wonderful side dish to chicken, fish, …

Make The Best Soup You've Never Tasted | Men's Health

So which soup to make?<p>We recommend this Thai riff on chicken soup, prepared by Gregory Gourdet, a <i>Top Chef</i> alum and Portland-based chef. Spoonful for spoonful, this soup packs more salty-sweet-spicy-tangy flavors than any canned soup lining the shelf.<p><b>Chicken and Mushroom Soup with Coconut Milk and</b> …

The Healthy Slow Cooker Cookbook: 150 Fix-and-Forget Recipes Using Delicious, Whole Food Ingredients

• <b>Author:</b> Pamela Ellgen<p><b>Enjoy no-fuss, nutritious meals in no time with The Healthy Slow Cooker Cookbook.</b><br>When you're in a hurry, making a healthy meal from scratch is probably the last thing on your mind. But with the right tools and recipes, you don't need the luxury of time to eat healthy. <i>The</i> …

This Week in Recipes

Appetizers<p>Roman Semolina Gnocchi (Gnocchi alla Romana)<br>• Spinach and Artichoke Dip-Filled Pierogi<p>Mains<p>Light and Tender Potato Gnocchi With Sage-Butter Sauce<br>• Quick and Easy Homemade Ricotta Gnocchi<br>• Quick and Easy Vegetarian Tamale Pie With Brown Butter Cornbread Crust<p>Drinks and Dessert<p>Chocolate-Cinnamon …

5 Fresh Vegetable Dishes That Put Spring in Your Step

Spring has officially sprung. Eating a little lighter just feels good. These fresh vegetable dishes will help you get into the spring spirit (and perhaps your summer swimsuit).<p><b>1. Sautéed Asparagus and Peas</b><p>Buttery and slightly sweet, this combination of green peas, shallots and asparagus feels like …

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10 Recipes to Mix and Match for a Week's Worth of Meals

We know that sometimes you get home and have a grand total of 15 minutes to figure out what you’re going to put on the table. Us too. Let's find a solution.<p>The answer may be cooking lots of dishes in advance to get you through the week, but the hard part of that option is getting organized and …

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