Shelly Plaxton

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Herb Ricotta Gnocchi With Quick Tomato Sauce Recipe

This fresh-tasting gnocchi dish is perfect for spring and summer when fresh herbs are readily available. Light, tender pillows of ricotta cheese are studded with finely chopped fresh herbs and the dish is dressed with a quick vibrant-tasting tomato sauce. I prefer to make ricotta gnocchi within a …

Eggs Baked in Avocado Recipe

Your new favorite breakfast bowl.<p><b>Read more: Sunday Brunch: Eggs Baked in Avocado</b><p>Ingredients4 avocados8 eggs2 limesKosher salt and freshly ground black pepperChopped cilantro, optionalSliced scallions, optionalSliced chilies, optionalWarm flour or corn tortillas<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Adjust oven rack to …

Common Salad Mistakes

Salads are definitely one of the easiest things to make. You just take a handful of greens, throw on some add-ins and dress it, right? Nope. That's wrong.<p>Sure, salads can be one of the easier things to make for a quick meal, but there are still a few things you need to know in order to get it …

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Sunday Supper: French Onion Soup with Braised Short Ribs

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>I began my food career reviewing restaurants for <i>Chicago</i> magazine. It wasn't a bad gig, to say the least. However, I came to the conclusion—while critiquing …