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11 Salad Dressing Recipes to Help You Kick the Bottled Stuff

Salads don't always get a lot of love. They often feel like a chore, something you force yourself to eat to feel less guilty about the more interesting food on your plate. But a salad can be just as exciting as any other part of a meal, and the easiest way to improve your salads is to lose the …

Fluffy Japanese Pancakes

These thick pancakes are like little souffles: custardy on the inside and golden and crispy on the outside.<p>Special equipment: four 3-inch-wide-by-2 …

Breakfast

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Classic Sourdough Bread (Pain au Levain)

For a classic sourdough bread recipe, we used a mixture of bread flour and whole-wheat flour for complex flavor. Sifting the whole-wheat flour …

23 Essential Korean Recipes to Know and Love

Kimchi, Korean barbecue, and jjigae—your starter guide to the great wide world of Korean food<p>A delicious verve of heat runs through Korean recipes. …

25+ 1-Pot Mexican Casseroles That'll Save You Time and Leave You Full

We dare you to find one person who loves to do dishes (truly loves to do them!). It's not really possible, which is why casseroles are never not having a moment. The simple one-pot dishes won't leave a mess to clean up at the end of the night, and their usually comforting and filling ingredients …

Should We Really Be Eating Shrimp?

<i>A simple dinner-party question—should one eat shrimp?—sets Tamar Adler off on an ethical and gastronomic journey.</i><p>“Should I eat shrimp?”<p>I was being asked a serious question—as one sometimes is, even at balmy dinners alfresco. It came from a friend of a friend, who had, incidentally, been a bit of a …

Seafood

Everything You Can Do with a Jar of Kimchi

Burgers, Bloody Marys and more!<p>Now is the time to stock up on kimchi; recent studies have shown the pungent Korean condiment could increase metabolic …

How to Make Incredible Sourdough and Focaccia Bread

Watch how to make terrific sourdough and foccacia bread.<p>Baking bread can seem daunting. Like many home cooks, former F&W editor-in-chief Dana Cowin …

Baking

So THAT'S Why We Should Be Eating Chia Seeds

Bonus: They make great pudding.<p>Chia seeds are becoming a bigger and bigger part of the health food scene. And if you're someone who makes an effort to eat healthier, you may have dabbled in a chia seed recipe or two. These tiny black seeds are tasteless -- and undergo a really cool gelatinous …

The 10 yummiest, heartiest kale recipes for your fall dinner table

If there were an award for most-buzzed-about vegetable, it would probably go to kale. Scratch that—it would <i>definitely</i> go to kale. (Hey, once you’ve …

Healthy Dishes For The Week To Help You Recover From Thanksgiving

Consider it a mini detox.<p>Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, and more calories than we need to consume in a year were inhaled in just a few hours on one epically delicious day, we pretty much all feel sick and bloated. The best way to get yourself feeling normal again (and back into your pants) is …

The Best Way to Eat Healthfully is to Cook at Home

I left a screening of Michael Pollan's new film <i>In Defense of Food</i>—based off his 2008 book with the same name and airing on PBS on December 30th—feeling overwhelmed.<p>Pollan's argument is that we don't need to jump on every hot dietary trend or study every piece of scientific literature: On the …

11 Macro Bowl Recipes That’ll Make You Want to Eat Healthy

Macro bowls are the “choose your own adventure” of healthy and delicious eating. Similar to a rice bowl and a simplified form of balanced eating, they’re typically comprised of a grain base, raw or cooked veggies, a protein of your choice and a healthy fat like avocado, hummus or a tasty homemade …

The Best Pizza Dough

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10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

Healthy, Fast Weeknight Dinners

Busy weeks just got a little easier. Take the guesswork out of preparing weeknight dinners with these incredible recipes. From a healthier version of …

The Best Pumpkin Bread Recipes You Can Find

YUM.<p>Quickbread recipes are a popular baking choice come the cooler months. It's easy to understand why: they're easy to make, last for days and are absolutely delicious. While there are a lot of quickbread recipes to choose from -- and banana will always be a top choice -- this time of year we …

Why Bread is the Best Vehicle for Sweet Potatoes

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, discovers a better way to eat your mashed potatoes this year.</i><p>Let's talk about mashed potatoes. Specifically, let's talk about mashed <i>sweet</i> potatoes. What if, instead of eating your vegetables with a fork, you ate them in …

The Basics: How to Make Perfect Oven Fries

From the store to the kitchen to the table: We outline the steps that get you from something raw to something cooked using simple ingredients, free …

9 Amazing Things to Make With a Can of White Beans

From soups to standout mains, here are nine amazing ways to use your pantry stash of canned white beans.<p>From soups to standout mains, here are nine …

How To Make Chia Berry Jam, Your New Healthy Brunch Hack

Wanna add some chia seed superpower to your diet? We've got just the recipe for you: Chia Berry Jam! You only need a few ingredients and a few minutes to whip up this jam. PLUS, it's sweetened with honey (healthy!) and packed with protein, fiber and omega-3s. Keep reading for the quick and easy …

Homemade Jerky: Where Whiskey and Beef Are a Match Made in Heaven

The ultimate road food tastes better homemade.<p>Most people think of jerky as gas station bounty: tasteless, chewy, and wrapped in cheap plastic. But Pamela Braun, a Dallas-based cook, makes far better road food. The author of <i>Jerky Everything</i> (The Countryman Press), out August 3, is all about healthy …

28 Ways to Dress a Grain Bowl You Probably Haven't Tried Yet

A good grain bowl is all about the mix-ins and toppings. So here are 28 great combos you probably haven't tried yet.<p>A good grain bowl is only as good as its add-ins. Give your quinoa, bulgur, farro, rice, and barley the love it deserves with these 28 healthy and easy toppings, mix-ins, and …

Food

Recover From Your Food Hangover With These 36 Light and Healthy Recipes

Recovering from a cookout coma? Let these lighter, brighter recipes set you straight.<p><b>Maybe you're in the throes of a</b> ribs-and-burgers hangover, or you're beach-bound, or you just think it's too damn hot to cook right now. Whatever the reason, these light and bright no-cook (or barely-cook) recipes …

Healthy Eating