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Healthy General Tso's Chicken Recipe

Healthy General Tso’s Chicken<p>posted by<p>White meat or dark meat? I’m definitely a wing and dark meat gal, preferring the juicier, more flavorful, more …

Black Pepper Tofu Pot - Turntable Kitchen

Yesterday, my daughter turned one. We met for coffee with a friend and Neko had her first kids meal (scrambled eggs with a side of fruit and toast). …

Dinner Tonight: Tuxedo Chili + Buttermilk Bacon Grease Cornbread

Chances are, on the nights that you crave chili, you also crave cornbread. And if you crave cornbread, you probably want the best, no-nonsense cornbread, the kind crisped up in a cast iron skillet, and with bacon grease as the fat component. (If you haven't tried this yet, now is the perfect time …

Cornbread

The Californian Smoothie (Avocado-Berry Smoothie) Recipe

This rich berry-avocado-date smoothie plays homage to the flavors of the Golden State.<p><b>Note</b>: This makes a rich, thick smoothie. If you prefer a thinner texture, add more milk or almond milk to taste.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/2 ripe avocado, peeled and pitted1 cup frozen raspberries (about 4 …

Potato Gnocchi Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from The Silver Spoon Kitchen | The Silver Spoon | Phaidon, 2011<p>It’s best to cook the potato gnocchi as soon as you’ve made …

Potatoes

Community Picks -- Family Recipes

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Best Family Recipe contest.<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can read the …

Recipes

Kale, Clementine and Feta Salad

Kale, Clementine and Feta Salad with Honey-Lime Dressing<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 5 mins<br>• Total Time: 25 minutes<br>• Yield: …

Winging It: Coca-Cola Glazed Chicken Wings | Crumb: A Food Blog

Believe it or not, there was a time in my life when I just didn’t get the point of chicken wings. The effort-to-reward ratio just seemed off-kilter …

Charred, Oven-Roasted Carrot Salad With Feta Cheese Recipe

Caramelized oven-charred carrots are finished with tangy feta for a refreshing change of pace.<p><b>Read more: Charred, Oven-Roasted Carrot Salad With Feta Cheese</b><p>Ingredientsnon-stick cooking spray1 1/2 pounds carrots, peeled and sliced lengthwise into long wedges2 tablespoons olive oil1 tablespoon red …

Avocado Citrus Breakfast Shake

<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: Breakfast heads to the tropics.</i><p>On New Year’s Day, I called one of my best friends to check in and hear …

DIY Ice Luminaries

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>This week: T</i><i>he most charming way to greet your winter guests? An outdoor party decoration that will weather the cold.</i><p>It’s important, at this point in the winter, to stay …

White Chocolate Lavender Ice Cream

White Chocolate Chunk Lavender Ice Cream.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 17, 2014 87<p>You know what this ice cream means.<p>I’ve been watching too much It’s …

Glazed Winter Vegetable Medley With Chestnuts and Caper Berries From 'Feast'

The final savory chapter in Sarah Copeland's new cookbook, <i>Feast</i>, focuses on a few larger, celebration-sized meals. These recipes take a bit longer to prepare than those in the rest of the book, requiring more attention to detail, but they're worth the time—think paella, vegetable tagine, and silky …

Prosciutto-Wrapped Stuffed Cherry Peppers Recipe

Hot cherry peppers, filled with ricotta and provolone cheeses, are wrapped with prosciutto and cooked on the grill.<p><b>Read more: Grilling: Prosciutto-Wrapped Stuffed Cherry Peppers</b><p>Ingredients1 cup ricotta cheese1/2 cup grated provolone cheese1/4 cup finely chopped fresh basil20 hot cherry peppers, …

Cabernet Braised Short Rib Stew

Braised Short Rib Beef Stew.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 16, 2014 111<p>This is how you spell comfort food. Yeah. Up there. That.<p>Spelling was my best subject in …

Bonkers Awesome Grapefruit Cucumber Cocktails

<b>Tracy</b> and I are friends because in 2009 we caught each other rolling our eyes at the same thing. At some point during one of the first BlogHer …

Bourbon-Glazed Pork Chops and Fried Eggs Recipe

Pork chops with fried eggs and a bourbon glaze are the perfect excuse to bring out the booze before noon.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 tablespoons brown sugar1 teaspoon smoked paprikaKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper4 pork chops (about 1 1/4 pounds)2 tablespoons butter1/4 cup bourbon2 …

Lemony Rainbow Checkerboard Cake

It's been a busy two and one-half weeks since I last posted, and I've missed you terribly! Those of you that keep up with me on Instagram or Facebook …

Jalapeño Honey Hummus with Spiced Olive Oil Tortilla Chips.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 9, 2014 81<p>Let’s make a deal.<p>If you come over and take down my Christmas decorations, I’ll pay you in tortilla chips.<p>I think it’s …

Raspberry Cheesecake Morning Buns

<i>Raspberry Cheesecake Morning Buns</i><p>I WENT INTO TARGET FOR ONE THING.<p>See, Target has a new line of products, Simply Balanced, and I was excited to pick …

Crowning Glory: Maple Bone Marrow Doughnut Holes | Crumb: A Food Blog

I know the first post of the new year is supposed to be something healthy, full of promises to detox from the holidays and clean up my act so that I …

15 Vegan Recipes for a Very Green 2015

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: If you're looking to add more vegan dishes to your diet in 2015, start here.</i><p>I don’t love New Year’s resolutions, especially those that involve the words “diet,” …

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Chicken and Dumplings From 'Lighten Up, America!'

When January rolls around, I often struggle to find a compromise between my impulse to dive into plates of rich comfort food and my desire to eat more healthfully. Allison Fishman Task's chicken and dumplings from her new cookbook, <i>Lighten Up, America!</i>, helps to mitigate my problem. By cutting back …

Macaroni and Cheese

Excerpted from <i>Cooking for Comfort: More Than 100 Wonderful Recipes That Are as Satisfying to Cook as They Are to Eat</i> by Marian Burros (Simon & …

California Barley Bowl Recipe - 101 Cookbooks

I mentioned in a recent favorites list that I've been cooking from Megan Gordon's new cookbook, Whole Grain Mornings. I met Megan a few years ago …

Book Reviews

Honey Chipotle Chicken Bowls with Lime Quinoa.

Honey Chipotle Chicken Bowls.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 10, 2014 260<p>You guys. Has this not been the longest week ever?<p>Is it because of the polar vortex …

Pan-Fried Brats With Parsley Spaetzle and Mustard, Bacon, and Apple Sauce Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Brats:</b>2 tablespoons olive oil, divided use1 1/2 pounds brats (4 to 6 links)2 slices bacon, chopped1 large onion, thinly sliced (about 1 1/2 cups)1 medium apple, cored and roughly chopped (about 1 cup)2 cloves garlic, minced (about 2 teaspoons)1/4 cup canned …

Tart Cherry Cocktail Recipe

This simple tart cherry cocktail is the perfect antidote to mid-winter gloom.<p><b>Note:</b> Use unsweetened 100% tart cherry juice concentrate, which often comes in a 16 ounce bottle at natural foods stores. I used this one from Dynamic Health Labs.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/2 ounce tart cherry juice …

Easy Sausage, Kale, and Black-Eyed Pea Soup With Lemon and Rosemary Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Canned beans can be used in place of dried. To use canned beans, drain and rinse 1 (28 ounce) can of black eyed peas. Skip step 1 and add beans to soup in step 3, simmering for 30 minutes instead of 1 hour. Serve as directed.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/2 pound dried black eyed peas (see …