Kathy O'Rourke

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Bev's Famous Meatloaf

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Combine first 8 ingredients and 1/4 cup brown sugar in a medium bowl just until blended. Place mixture in a lightly …

Food

Crispy potato pancakes are the perfect base for toppings

These perfectly crispy potato pancakes are the ideal vehicle for all manner of toppings, making them a super-versatile appetizer pick. We kept our latkes light and crisp by removing as much water as possible from the shredded potatoes.<p>First, we wrung them out in a dish towel and then we microwaved …

Salmon Recipes

• Recipes<br>• Ingredient<br>• Seafood<br>• Fish• <b><br>Salmon</b><p>Sort:<p>Most Popular<p>latest<p>Salmon Crispy Pan-Seared Salmon FilletsGet crisp skin and tender, moist flesh using our technique for pan-seared salmon.<p>Salmon Sous Vide SalmonNever overcook your salmon again.<p>Salmon Dinner Tonight: Honey-Soy Glazed Salmon with Bok Choy<p>Salmon …

The perfect way to frost a cake requires a paper towel

It's as easy as pie, or, well, cake.<p>Cracked, crumbling or overcooked, a cake can still look like a million bucks with a great buttercream frosting recipe <i>and</i> the right technique. Learning how to frost a cake perfectly may seem intimidating, but there's a surprising hack that makes cake decorating as …

Dessert

This Creamy Corn-Mushroom Risotto Is Ready to Serve in Just 30 Minutes

Infused with a rich corn broth, this corn- and mushroom-studded risotto is a stellar way to celebrate the last of the season’s harvest. The pureed …

Cooking

Korean Fried Chicken

From:<p>Level: Easy<p>Total: 1 hr<br>• Active: 1 hr<p>Yield: 4 to 6 servings<p>3 pounds chicken drumsticks or split wings (tips removed)<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground …

Recipes

Two Ingredient-5 minute, Steamed Sweet Thai Chili Brussels Sprouts

Sweet Thai chili brussels sprouts may be the easiest recipe I ever post on here. Brussels sprouts are one of the healthiest foods I have learned to …

Food

This No-Bake Cake Is Nearly Impossible to Mess Up — Even Without a Recipe

Here’s the deal: I’m a trained chef, professional recipe developer and avid home cook — but even I don’t feel like cooking elaborate, time-consuming …

Dessert

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Need For the Rest of Your Life

><p>Americans are on a constant search for the perfect chocolate chip cookie — one that is dense and chewy on the inside while crisp on the outside. I'm included in that list of seekers. I've tried all sorts of recipes — including Serious Eats' so-called best chocolate chip cookies — but I'm going to …

Dessert

Grilled Shrimp with Avocado and Cilantro Dressing Recipe

A quick and easy baking soda brine keeps shrimp plump and juicy on the grill.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 1 hour<p>Total: 1 hour and 20 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound|450 grams jumbo shrimp, peeled<p>2 teaspoons kosher salt, plus more to taste<p>1/2 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 ripe avocados, halved, pitted, peeled, and thinly …

Seafood

Recipe: Spinach and Feta Frittata — Recipes from The Kitchn

While frittatas are fair game for any veggie scraps and cheese nubs hiding in the fridge, I'd argue that few combinations are better than spinach and …

Recipes

Pain de Campagne - Country French Bread Recipe

"I got this recipe out of a novel and made some minor changes. It is a yummy French bread that is worth the wait."<p>Ingredients<p>For the Poolish:<p>1/2 …

Baking

How to Make the Crispiest Roast Chickpeas

They're a perfect beach day snack<p>Summer is the season of snack breakfasts. It's nice out early, and sometimes you want to get to the beach (or park …

Chickpeas

8 Sheet-Pan Nacho Recipes to Satisfy the Biggest of Cravings

You may have made microwave nachos in your college dorm (no judgment), but you're in the big leagues now, and in the big leagues, they make sheet-pan nachos. Think endless layers of chips, meat, veggies, condiments, and, of course, cheese galore, all baked in a single pan until meltingly married. …

Recipe: Slow Cooker Beer-Braised Brisket — Recipes from The Kitchn

Everyone loves brisket, a Texas staple. Texans — Tejanos — are especially obsessed. My beer-braised brisket is fork-tender, perfect for a crowd, and …

Cooking

Recipe: Spaghetti Aglio e Olio — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are certain dishes that just aren't worth messing with — and spaghetti aglio e olio is one of them. As with all of the best Italian recipes, …

Italian Food

5 Anti-Inflammatory Smoothies You Should Try To Blast Belly Fat

Sometimes extra pounds are a result of this equation: eating processed foods=chronic inflammation=insulin resistance= weight gain. You can reduce …

Nutrition

9 Smoothies That End Cravings, Improve Your Workouts, And More

1 of 10<p>Linda Pugliese<p>The tastiest way to start the new year? With a shake, of course. (Take back control of your eating—and lose weight in the process—with our 21-Day Challenge!) These 9 smoothies are deliciously designed to help you stick to all your goals—just press blend.<p>Advertisement - Continue …

10 Smoothies With More Protein Than Two Eggs

1 of 11<p>mama mia/shutterstock<p>When you think high-protein breakfasts, you inevitably think eggs. But two eggs pack only about 13 grams of protein, and there are plenty of simpler morning meals delivering way more of this hunger-quashing nutrient. Each of the following 10 delicious smoothies contains …

Vaginas absolutely need sex or they’ll waste away: study

It’s a painful condition that can leave you itching, even burning down there — and no, it’s not a sexually transmitted infection!<p>Just when you …

Curried Lentil-and-Vegetable Stew

Cooking Indian dishes at home doesn’t have to require hours of simmering or a long list of ingredients. Precooked lentils cut that time by more than …

29 Genius Uses for Lemon That You Never Even Thought Of

Use lemons properly and they can help simplify so many different areas of your life. And in case you’re doubting this mighty fruit’s strength, it has …

Cleaning

The best cooking oil you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Even an occasional cook needs to have some type of cooking oil in the pantry. These plant-based oils are used for everything from frying …

Napa Valley

The Right Way to Drink Lemon Water (For Maximum Benefits), According to a Nutritionist

Many of us know that when life gives you lemons, you should add them to your water. Along with soothing a sore throat, aiding in digestion, and flushing out toxins, drinking lemon water yields a number of health benefits . . . right? To find out whether adding a few slices is <i>actually</i> doing your …

What Your Cholesterol Numbers Really Mean

LDL used to be the “bad cholesterol” and HDL the “good cholesterol.” That’s the tidy story I learned in my grad school lipids class 13 years ago, but …

The 7 Most Effective Fat-Burning Foods, According to Science

If you’re looking to boost your metabolism, proper nutrition can offer up some easy solutions—outside of the gym. Integrating fat-burning foods into …

2 Rules for Cooking Salmon Even Haters Will Love to Eat

I'm a salmon hater too. These are my tricks for making salmon that I'll actually eat—plus, my full recipe.<p>I don’t really like salmon. As a …

9 Health Benefits of Vitamin B12, Based on Science

Vitamin B12, also known as cobalamin, is an essential vitamin that your body needs but cannot produce.<p>It’s found naturally in animal products, but …

Spinach Salad Recipe

Now Playing<p>Buffalo Chicken Enchiladas 00:45<p>Rotisserie chicken is the time-saving secret to this mashup of favorites.<p>Now Playing<p>Patriotic Piñata …

Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe Recipe

"This is a recipe that we have made in our family for many years--everyone loves it. It's a very basic and easy variation on mac 'n …