Ashley Michaels

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One-Pot Wonders: Orange Chicken With Couscous and Feta

Are there certain things that, no matter how simple, you have trouble cooking? Until recently, mine was couscous. It was always too soft and mushy or not cooked enough, and never had the fluffy and light texture that I wanted. So I avoided it for a long while, until I realized that I had been …

Chicken Potstickers

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Molly Yeh from my name is yeh shares a dumpling recipe that pleases year after year.</i><p><i></i><p>There was a time when approximately half of my diet consisted of potsticker wrappers. …

Quick Black Bean Soup with Spicy Cilantro Paste

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: Black beans are making a comeback.</i><p>I haven’t cooked with black beans for a while, a realization I had as I plucked the cans from my pantry shelf. This recipe was of …

Minced Chicken with Thai Basil

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: The original white meat gets sexy.</i><p>Chicken is often maligned and I understand why. With so much sexy pork cuts to choose from, who turns to the primary white meat with …

8 Shortbread Cookies

Tins filled with cookies covered in colorful icing and sprinkles are fun, but sometimes you want something a little simpler. Enter shortbread. Shortbread has far more personality than a sugar cookie -- and confidently stands without over-embellishment. Whip up a few of these 8 shortbread recipes -- …

Scallion Pancakes

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Mandy from Lady and Pups replicates a Taiwanese street snack at home: crispy scallion pancakes, with plenty of layers.</i><p>I can't tell you how many …

Three Quick Olive Oil Sauces: Pesto, Salsa Verde, and Chimichurri

<i>Today, we're showing you how to make our three olive-oil based sauces: pesto, salsa verde, and chimichurri.</i><p><i>And if you're into olive oil, visit the Filippo Berio Facebook page for a chance to share your olive oil tips and win a week of cooking classes in Lucca, Italy!</i><p>Give us some herbs, some garlic, …

Vegan Chocolate Pie

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: A silky, no-bake dessert sure to please a crowd. Oh yeah, and it's made with tofu.</i><p>Is anything more welcome in the midst of the holiday season than a no-bake dessert? …

30 Minute Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta

Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 9, 2013 102<p>This is my give-me-a-break-from-candy-canes …