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Kale & Brussels Sprout Salad with Walnuts, Parmesan & Lemon-Mustard Dressing

Servings: 6-8<p>Ingredients<p>For the Salad<p>1 cup walnuts, chopped<br>• 1 pound brussels sprouts, trimmed, halved and thinly sliced<br>• 1 pound Tuscan or curly kale …

Food

Shauna James Ahern's Zucchini Noodles with Spinach Pesto, Feta, and Sunflower Seeds

Several years ago, I bought a bag of quinoa pasta out of curiosity. I boiled and sauced it as I normally would, took a big bite, and then immediately spit it out. Not only did the pasta taste unappealingly bitter, but it had also turned to mush in the time between draining and eating. I never …

Maricel E. Presilla's Cuban Avocado, Watercress, and Pineapple Salad

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Watercress, avocado, and caramelized pineapple walk into a bar, in Cuba.</i><p>We're on the cusp of the spring love affair we've been waiting for all winter. But guess …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Tomatillo Salsa with Avocado and Queso Fresco (Salsa de Albañil )

Bring tomatillos and 4 cups water to a boil in a 4-qt. saucepan; cook until tomatillos are just soft, about 5 minutes. Drain and set aside to …

Mexico

Shauna James Ahern's Chile-Lime Shrimp Stir-Fry

Stir-fries are an obvious choice when it comes to quick and approachable weeknight cooking. And with the availability of gluten-free tamari and other Asian sauces increasing at markets, it is super easy to sauté up an allergy-free meal that tastes better than wheat-filled takeout. After all, there …

Artichoke Risotto With Lemon-Herb Pesto

Whenever I trim a fresh artichoke, my thoughts always drift to Pablo Neruda's poem, "Ode to the Artichoke." And every time I cannot help but smile that such a deliciously wonderful poem was dedicated to a vegetable that looks so unwelcoming.<p>"Dressed as a warrior, burnished like a pomegranate, …

Weeknight Meal Recipe: Grilled Chicken Salad with Chunky Guacamole

This dish is one our favorite Spring time meals, it's light, quick to make and packed full of flavor.<p>Ingredients<b><br>Serves: 4</b><p>• 4 x 6 oz chicken breasts …

Whole Grain

Turkey Burgers Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Love Food | The Burger | Parragon Books, 2012<p>If ever there was a girlie burger, this is it. Unabashedly, …

Burgers

Roasted Chicken Salad with Apples, Golden Raisins, and Tarragon

I must admit something embarrassing. Whenever I think of chicken salad, I think of the recipe for Waldorf salad that a customer keeps screaming at …

Lettuce

Lemon and Herb Poached Halibut

Poaching is a delicious and healthy way to prepare fish while keeping it super tender. In this dish, the halibut is mostly covered, but not …

Halibut

Spanish Rice with Chicken, Olives and Chickpea Tomato Sauce Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients6 tablespoons olive oil, divided8 ounces italian sausage, sliced into 1/2-inch thick pieces3 pound whole chicken, …

11 Fish Recipes for the Start of Fishing Season

It's not just April Fool's Day: Today is (in many places) the first day of fishing season, and we've got 11 great ways to cook up your catch<p>](http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/tarragon-roasted-halibut-with-hazelnut-brown-butter) <i>(Credit: Christopher …

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Dinner Tonight: Tuna Burgers + Miso Cabbage Salad

When you think of a weeknight meal, tuna burgers and and a miso cabbage salad may not be what comes to mind. However, we think that's exactly the reason it <i>should</i> be your dinner tonight. These dishes combine to make a meal full of bright, zippy flavors that will leave you perfectly satisfied on a …

Food

Crockpot Short Rib Tacos with Salted Lime Cabbage and Queso Fresco

Crockpot Short Rib Tacos with Salted Lime Cabbage and Queso Fresco.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 29, 2013 108<p>Newsflash! I have a new obsession.<p>Short ribs.<p>Lots …

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Cauliflower Mock Mashed Potatoes

Paula recommended Cauliflower Mock Mashed Potatoes from The SkinnyCook time: 12 minsIngredients:• 1 medium to large head of cauliflower, chopped<br>• 1/2 t …

mashed potatoes

Creamless Cream of Asparagus Soup

Smooth, mild and gently flavored with lemon and Parmesan, this asparagus soup tastes wonderfully luxurious. No heavy cream is added for a change -- just vegetables, broth and a hint of cheese puréed to silky perfection. I like to serve it with a crusty bread for lunch or a light dinner, especially …

Pesto Primavera Pasta with Roasted Veggies (gluten free, vegan)

Pesto Primavera Pasta with Roasted Veggies is a vibrant dish full of colorful veggies and gluten free pasta coated in a Creamy Vegan Pesto. This …

Roasted Fennel and Cauliflower Soup | In Sonnet's Kitchen

Let me start this by saying that I’m not a big “kid person.” I heavily admire people who are parents (<i>seriously, you have the hardest job on this</i> …

Beef Roulades with Walnut Parsley Pesto Recipe

Roulades, pinwheels, whatever you call them, this is a classic party dish. When I was a boy, my mum used to make these for our Christmas Eve …

Shrimp with Garlic and Parsley - The Best Sizzling Spicy Appetizer

Appetizers are purely for fun. <i>Hors d'oeuvres</i> the French call them: "outside of the works." They are likely to have a wicked lot of calories but most …

Recipe: Texas Citrus-Glazed Fish with Arugula Salad

<b>Brighten your fillets with fresh fruit, agave, and tequila.</b><p><b>Texas Citrus-Glazed Fish</b><p><i>Ingredients</i><br>- 4 red snapper fillets (or other fish), about 8 oz. …

Shaved Zucchini Salad with Almonds & Asiago | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Midway through summer, after I’ve enjoyed plenty of zucchini — sautéed, grilled, puréed in soup, and shredded in pancakes — I’m ready for a change but still flush with zukes. Shaving raw zucchini for this pretty salad is inspired relief! I like to use a mixture of green and golden zucchini; be sure …

Grilled Halibut With Spicy Red Onion Relish, Avocados, Asparagus, and Chipotle Vinaigrette Recipe

<b>Note</b>: Plan ahead and serve the fish with jalapeño-, onion-, and serrano-infused vinegar for splashing on top. Make it in carafe at least a day in advance, and refrigerate it until use.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by …