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12 Easy Skillet Dinner Ideas When You Need to Keep It Simple

We'd be hard-pressed to think of a meal better-suited to weeknight cooking than a one-skillet dish. These recipes are easy to prep, easy to clean, …

Slow Cooker Chile Verde Recipe

"Chile Verde the easy way. A delightful blend of Mexican favorites without all of the hard work."<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>1/2 cup onion, …

The Best-Ever Crab Cakes Recipe

You probably have most of the ingredients on hand for these simple, elegant crab cakes; just make a quick run to the seafood market for fresh lump …

How to Make Easy Camping Food Ahead of Time - Chowhound

Packing up and heading for the wilderness doesn’t have to mean eating jerky and trail mix for every meal. With a little planning, you can bring the …

Cooking

How To Make Self-Rising Flour

Southern recipes often call for self-rising flour, and vintage recipes might even assume you know that "flour" means "self-rising flour." Southerners …

This Genius, Super-Flaky Pie Crust Changes Everything in Piedom

<i>This post originally appeared in Genius Recipes on Food52.</i>Whether you’ve made zero pies in your life or hundreds—or thousands!—this dough will change …

Baking

10 Easy Dinner Ideas for Last-Minute Meals

In my meal plan arsenal, there's a roster of reliable recipes I keep on standby for nights I need to throw dinner together in a pinch. Whether I'm …

How to Make a Traditional Cake

This is the traditional method for making a cake from scratch, starting with creaming together butter and sugar, adding eggs, and alternately adding …

Dessert

This Macaroni Coleslaw Salad Is the Ultimate Cookout Side Dish

When tasked with bringing a dish to a cookout or party (like, say, for Labor Day), there are a couple classics that probably pop into your mind — …

Cooking

Sausage Cheddar Biscuits

Nothing beats a freshly baked, hot biscuit on a Saturday morning. Biscuits are even better when they are loaded with breakfast sausage and sharp …

This "Kick-Ass" Curry Will Become Your New Favorite Dinner Recipe — It's Loaded With Spices

It's slow-simmered for maximum flavor.<p><i>Top Chef</i> alum Sam Talbot didn't hesitate when asked to name his favorite recipes from his new cookbook, <i>100% …

Recipes

The 15 Most-Pinned Healthy Dinner Recipes on Pinterest

When I'm strapped for new and exciting recipes, Pinterest is the first place I look for inspiration (pinspiration?).<p>Pinterest is especially helpful …

Happy Challah-days: How to Master the Ultimate Braided Loaf

With its stretchy, fluffy, yolk-yellow crumb and its stylish braid, challah is a fundamentally luxurious bread. Whether you're making the perfect chicken salad sandwich, whipping up some French toast, or commemorating the history of your people with a loaf imbued with extravagant symbolism, chances …

Thanksgiving Biscuits

By now you may be knee-deep in "de-friending" folks over the election, or quite possibly planning your relocation to Canada, eh? Considering that off-grid home in the middle of the woods yet? If so, I know a guy...<p>Perhaps the last thing on your mind is Thanksgiving dinner, but I've got more bad …

Baking

4 Blow-Your-Mind Brussels Sprouts Recipes

If you're not a Brussels sprouts fan, you will be soon. From Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon & Maple Syrup to a creamy, cheesy Brussels Sprouts Gratin, these recipes prove that this super-green can be addictively delicious.<p><b>1. Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, Pecans & Maple Syrup</b><p>When you …

Healthy Eating

18 Classic Stir-Fries Everyone Should Learn How to Make

Learning how to make classic stir-fries means you don't have to resort to takeout every time a craving strikes. You might be surprised by how easy beef and broccoli, chicken lo mein, shrimp pad Thai, and more restaurant favorites are to cook at home. Ditch the delivery fee and stay in with these 18 …

The Ten Best Chinese Restaurants in Denver in 2016

Pork belly with fermented mustard greens and black bean sauce.<p>Mark Antonation<p><b>9. China Taipei</b> <b><br>8100 South Quebec Street, Centennial<br>303-773-0155</b><br>For more …

A Map Of Where Your Food Originated May Surprise You

Some people may be dimly aware that Thailand's chilies and Italy's tomatoes — despite being central to their respective local cuisines — originated in South America. Now, for the first time, a new study reveals the full extent of globalization in our food supply. More than two-thirds of the crops …

Agriculture

11 food experiences you should have in Spain before you die

1. Visiting an arrocería in Valencia to find out what real paella tastes like<p>One of the biggest misconceptions tourists have when they visit Spain is …

Easy Granola Bars Recipe

"Fantastic bars that have a lot of flexibility. You can adapt the recipe to your liking. Great for hikes, long road trips and camping as they store …

31 Recipes That Celebrate the Humble Bean

As omnipresent as rice among so many cuisines, beans nevertheless tend to be unsung heroes. Maybe they're just too commonplace, too much a peasant staple, to ever fully shed their humble image. And that's okay—because, however ordinary, their nutritional profile, their versatility, their incredible …

Make Chimichurri Your Go-To Spring Condiment

Pesto's fine and all, but this tangy green sauce goes on everything from toast to steak<p>This coming weekend marks the first day of spring, and for …

Spring Vegetable Soup Recipe

"It's so good on a chilly spring night and even better with a grilled sandwich for lunch the next day. By the way, you can omit any veggies you …

Cacio e Pepe: The Happiest Food Couple in the World

You know what your cooking needs? More cheese. More pepper. Together forever.<p>Pecorino Romano. Black pepper. Two humble ingredients that so often play supporting roles, bit players that get overshadowed in grander, more complex preparations. Which is what makes <i>cacio e pepe</i>, the classic Roman pasta …

55 Healthy Chicken Thigh Recipes That Are Affordable and Delicious

Skinless, boneless chicken thighs are meatier, quicker to cook, and surprisingly healthier than you might think. They're also budget friendly for …

Falafel recipes - Pictures - Chowhound

What makes everything better? Stuffing it with cheese! Falafel, a favorite Greek-Mediterranean-Middle-Eastern delight all on its own, gets this much …

Deep Frying

Classic Falafel Recipe - Printer Friendly - Chowhound

1In a large bowl, soak the chickpeas in cold water to cover by 2–3 inches. Leave at room temperature for at least 12 hours and up to 24 hours.<p>2Drain …

Recipes

Our 10 Most Popular Biscuit Recipes

Sweet potato biscuits. Parmesan and parsley biscuits. Cornmeal biscuits. (Even dog biscuits, though those probably belong in a different story.) Of …

Breakfast

7 Best Carrot Desserts for Easter

This vegetable is more than just a tasty side.<p>Carrots are delicious in savory dishes, but they're also fantastic for dessert! Tap into your inner …

Easy Chicken and Broccoli Casserole Recipe

"This has been a family favorite for over 15 years. It's easy to make and a crowd pleaser. It can also be made the day before and baked when you are …