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Shrimp Recipes

F&W’s delicious shrimp recipes include terrific salads, the best Po’Boys and great party dishes like Andrew Zimmern’s easy hors d’oeuvres made with …

7 Foods to Eat on a Heart-Healthy Diet

Eating a heart-healthy diet throughout your life can go a long way toward keeping you in top shape as you age. “In fact, heart disease is largely …

Nutrition

14 Easy, Sweet Loaves to Ease You Back Into Baking

Reader, I’d be remiss if I didn’t fess up to spending holiday-induced down time consuming episode after episode of <i>The Great British Bake Off</i>. The saccharine episodes go down easier than a basket of well-baked scones and before I knew it, I found myself elbow deep in season 3. Somewhere between the …

Bread

How drones uncovered a mystery about Arctic whales that were nearly hunted to extinction

The bowhead whale has had a rough go of things.<p>It’s an Arctic species that can break through ice that’s as much as 20 centimeters thick.<p>And it’s a …

Whales

Serbian Spinach Pie Recipe - Pita Zeljanica

This recipe for Serbian spinach pie or <b>pita zeljanica</b> is similar to a savory strudel or Serbian burek made with flaky filo dough. Zeljanica falls into …

Cheddar bacon bread screams Sunday breakfast | Toronto Star

<b>1/2 tsp</b> instant dry yeast<p><b>1 3/4 cups (430 mL)</b> cold water<p><b>3 cups (300 g)</b> grated sharp cheddar cheese<p><b>3/4 lb (340 g)</b> chopped bacon, cooked but not crisp<p>In …

How People Came to Believe Blueberries Are the Healthiest Fruit

The story of antioxidants and highly colored foods involves as much marketing as science.<p><b>Jim,</b><p><b>I don’t like blueberries. Sometimes when I tell people that, they say, “but they have antioxidants!”</b><p><b>If I never eat blueberries, will my life be shorter, or more oxidized than a blueberry lover?</b><p><b>Asking for a</b> …

Nutrition

10 Foods To Boost Your Memory And Improve Focus

Go ace your exams this year and thank me later.<p>November 15, 2017<p>With finals coming up, I'm on the lookout for some tricks and hacks that'll help with …

Nutrition

Potato Latkes Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Rinse grated potatoes in a colander with hot water. (Hot water will act as a blanch to prevent discoloration.) Drain and squeeze …

Master Your Slow Cooker With These Tricks

Extra hands are almost always a good thing—any time you can save on chopping, stirring, or peeling makes the meal taste that much more delicious. Even better is cooking that requires no hands at all. Yes, I’m talking about slow cookers.<p>Now, I’m not advocating a ‘set it and forget it’ lifestyle. …

Slow Cookers

How to make “Papal” Cream Cake — Pope John Paul II’s favorite dessert

Papieska Kremowka is a creamy delight that's easy to make.<p>Pope St. John Paul II usually ate a simple, early lunch and dinner, since his day began at …

Quick Pineapple Pie Dessert (5-Minutes Recipe)

This is an easy and quick pineapple pie recipe that just takes around five minutes to make and just needs five ingredients. Rich, creamy, and fruity. …

Lasagne – Italian Delicious Recipe

Serves 4<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>75 g/3 oz. /6 tbsps. butter<br>• 4 tbsps. plain/all-purpose flour<br>• 750 ml/1 ¼ pints/3 cups milk<br>• 1 tsp wholegrain mustard<br>• salt and freshly …

Google Maps pulls cupcake calorie-counting feature after backlash

A new Google feature that may have seemed sweet quickly turned sour.<p>Google Maps recently tested a feature that showed users how many calories they could burn if they walked a route instead of driving it. To illustrate those calories, the app said how many mini-cupcakes a person would burn during …

Google Maps

Dark Chocolate Nougat

Dark Chocolate Nougat is a soft, fluffy nougat with a deep chocolate taste. It makes an amazing candy bar filling and can be enjoyed plain, or with …

Ultimate S'mores Cookie Bars

S'mores Bars<p>Makes 16 bars<p><i>For the crust:</i><br>Cooking spray <br>2/3 cup granulated sugar<p>8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, at room temperature <br>1 large egg …

8 Ways to Master Meal Prep This Fall

Cooking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Pie crust 101: Tips and tricks for taking your crust to the next level

When I tell people I grew up in a family of pie bakers, it’s easy to imagine I’m bragging. My mother’s pies are legendary — rich, velvety custard fillings or mounded fruit pies, each cradled in an ornately decorated crust, golden and with the most delicate layers. And don’t get me started on my …

5 Recipes That Start With a Can of Beans

Here’s how to transform the humble pantry staple into vibrant meals.<p>Smashed Beans on Toast<p><i>Start with 1 15.5-oz. can butter beans, drained.</i> Heat some …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

5 vegetarian breakfast foods that keep you full until lunch

If you're trying to stave off the mid-morning munchies, these foods will satisfy both your taste buds and your appetite.<p>If you've ever eaten a sugary …

5 Easy Freezer Marinades Perfect for Chicken or Pork

While marinades are brilliant at turning cuts of meat that can often dry out when cooked into flavorful, moist meals, it's easy to forget to plan …

Whole Grain

Atherosclerosis: Skipping breakfast may double risk

A study led by researchers in Spain has suggested that skipping breakfast doubles the risk of "subclinical atherosclerosis."<p>Atherosclerosis occurs …

Hugh Hefner Had a Drug-Resistant E. Coli Infection. Here’s What You Should Know

Infections caused by bacteria that don't respond to treatment are rare, but they pose a growing threat to public health.<p>Hugh Hefner’s cause of death …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Best Weeknight Recipes

<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> <i>Download the NYT Cooking app here.</i><p>Weeknight cooking is a drag.<p>Even if you have the best intentions, went to the market yesterday, …

Food Preservation

Pie Kid You Not: America’s Best Pumpkin Pies

The leaves are changing color, temperatures are gradually cooling and the Halloween goodies have been out in stores for far too long already.<p>It can …

Baking

Classic Brownies