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Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas

Home > Recipes by Category > Slow Cooker Recipes > Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas<p>September 17, 2013 // 40 <i>Comments »</i><p>As far as I’m …

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

Literature

National Geographic magazine turns 125

National Geographic magazine celebrates its 125th anniversary with a special October issue devoted to photography. Above is a selection of images from the upcoming edition. Read more about “The Power of Photography.” Coinciding with this, the magazine has launched a new photo blog, “Proof,” that …

Clean Eating Italian Style Shrimp Recipe

I think by now, most of you know that I’m a big fan of shrimp. I can’t cook a <i>non</i>-rubbery piece of fish to save my life. But I can cook a fantastic …

thepassionatecook

If you're anything like me, you were probably sold when you read the first word... anything involving garlic is good in my book! It is in France and …

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> …

Honey Sriracha Chicken.

Call me crazy if you want but this is what I do on late Friday night or most of the nights. I sit on laptop and talk to you. I love talking to you …

Porchetta Pork Shoulder | BS' in the Kitchen

Ever since eating at Meat & Bread while living in Vancouver (in 2011), I have wanted to try making my own porchetta. It’s been a long time coming, …

Labneh

508<p>46<p>7<p>Shares 561<p>I have always loved Middle Eastern foods. The fresh vegetables, the liberal use of herbs and seasonings, including a touch of …

Grilled Zucchini and Summer Squash with Yogurt Cumin Sauce

<i>Grilled zucchini and summer squash are served with a cumin yogurt sauce in this light summer side.</i><p>I hope you’ll try these grilled vegetables with …

Perfectly Crisp Oven Roasted Potatoes - Let the Baking Begin!

5 from 1 reviews<p>Ingredients<p>3 lbs potatoes, small Golden Yukon & Red Potatoes, split in half<br>• 1½ tsp kosher salt<br>• 1 tsp ground black pepper<br>• ½ tsp thyme<br>• 4 …

Arroz Con Pollo | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This classic Latin dish, which means “rice with chicken” is like a simplified version of paella. Saffron-infused rice is simmered with onions, peppers, and tomatoes and topped with pan-seared chicken for a simple and comforting one-pan meal.<p><b>Arroz Con Pollo</b><p>4 large cloves garlic, minced<p>2 tsp red …

Antipasto Grill | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This recipe makes wonderful use of all of summer’s bounty. It’s the perfect option for a backyard get-together when you can mingle around the grill. Because of all the different vegetables and the long cooking time, be prepared to replenish the coals every 20 or so minutes if you’re using charcoal. …

How to Make Italian Grissini Breadsticks

<b>Proof the yeast.</b> In the bowl of a stand mixer, combine the whole wheat flour, water, honey and yeast. Stir with a wooden spoon to combine and let sit …

Baking

Recipe: Garlicky Grilled Kale Salad with Grilled Bread

Cut out and discard the stem and central rib from each kale leaf. In a large bowl, toss the kale leaves with 2 tablespoons grapeseed oil and 1/4 …

Grilling

The Best Chewy Brownies Recipe by Faith Gorsky

<b>These brownies have to come with a disclaimer though; they are full-fat, full-sugar, and not “light” in any way.</b><br>By Faith Gorsky<p>I think you’ll find …

Dessert

My Top 10 Favorite Breakfast Recipes

Breakfast may be my favorite meal to cook because there’s nothing fussy or formal about it. You just wake up, roll out of bed, head to the kitchen, …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

10 Easy Jams & Pickles for Beginners

We have reached the tipping point of summer when we stop longing for our favorite fruits and vegetables to <i>finally</i> arrive and start wondering what the …

Recipes

How to Make a Frittata

There's no easier meal than a frittata -- for breakfast, brunch, or dinner. Basically an open-faced omelet, it can include just 1 or 2 extra ingredients, or it can be a veritable cornucopia. The only required ingredients are eggs - everything else is your choice.<p>Although the last stage of cooking …

Breakfast

Recipes, DIY, Home Decor & Crafts

The 10 Best Ways to Eat Raw Vegetables

One of the best things about summer is the sudden influx of beautiful summer produce. Markets, grocery stores, and gardens are practically bursting with fresh summer vegetables, ready to be enjoyed. You can grill them, sauce 'em up, or eat them as leftovers, but really, this is the time to be …

Dinner Rush! Cheeseburgers with "Secret Sauce"

We’ve all been there: the pounding headache of a hangover, the groggy nausea of an upset tummy, the throbbing rage of a stressful day at work. There …

Explore every day

Make every day an adventure in 2018<p>Check out our best solo travel safety tips, with content taken from our new Solo Travel Handbook.<p>Going solo<p>In 2018, we’re encouraging people to rethink their perception of travel: to find adventure in the everyday, discover new experiences and make more meaningful …

Travel

5 Love Story Locations Brought to Life

(Photo Courtesy of Shutterstock/ThomasPyttel)<p>Our favorite romantic movies and novels have the ability to whisk us away to these magical lands where two people just can't bear to be without one another. You ask yourself "where in the world are these love-provoking locations and how do I get there?" …

Love Stories

Skillet Chicken Burgers with Ginger, Scallions, and Sriracha Mayonnaise Recipe

To make this dish healthier, you can skip the buns and make it more of a wrap, using the extra butter lettuce as the makeshift bun. But whatever you do, do NOT skip the sriracha and Kewpie mayo dipping sauce—it was so good that I was actually eating it by the spoonful. I would say that another …