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15 Traditional American Recipes

1 of 15<p>Creamy Potato Salad With Bacon<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Parsleyed Corn on the Cob<p>3 of 15<p>Baked Beans<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 15<p>Rosemary Corn …

Cooking

Make-ahead Monday: 1 classic beef brisket, 3 divine dinners

Here's the great irony about brisket: it may be one of the least tender cuts of beef, but when you braise it or roast it slowly, it comes out soft, tender and juicy.<p>Plus, it's incredibly versatile, meaning it lends itself perfectly to being used in leftovers.<p>Food and lifestyle expert Jamie Geller …

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Quick Pot Sticker Soup Recipe

Recipe by: SLOcook<p>"This quick and delicious soup whips up really quick. I add some egg rolls to round out the meal."<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Added to shopping …

Cooking

How to Cook Fish in the Oven Perfectly Every Time

You can make almost any slow-roasted fish in under 30 minutes. Just memorize this technique.<p>Learning how to cook fish at home can be incredibly intimidating. There are a lot of mistakes you can make, but we think the best way to nail it every time is to let the oven do all the work. That's why …

Seafood

BA's Best Lasagna Is Our Only Winter Hobby

Nothing says personal growth like a casserole dish that weighs more than a slab of marble.<p>There are only as many layers in a lasagna as you can aspire to. And this isn't a metaphor–you really just keep layering the meaty sauce and creamy béchamel and squiggle-edged noodles until your casserole dish …

Italian Food

Light & Delicate Fritters for Polish Fat Thursday, Aka Doughnut Day

In many parts of the world, the month of February is often associated with carnival season, a time when people celebrate ahead of Lent, a time known for excess and extravagance. Rich, fatty foods reign, before they go into hiding during the somber period that precedes Easter Sunday.<p>The feasting …

Mardi Gras

Vacationing in Costa Rica: A Suggested Itinerary

Vacationing in Costa Rica: A Suggested Itinerary<p>Imagine lying in bed at night and watching as red-hot lava rolls down the side of a volcano, hiking …

Central America

A Day in Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica

It’s 7:30 a.m. and a green Mercedes 12-seater crunches up the gravel in the hostel’s driveway. Henry Pizarro, my guide for the morning from HP Tours, …

Honeymoon Destination: Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a perfect honeymoon destination and is sure to be a memory you and your soon-to-be groom never forget! With 70 and 80 degree weather …

Costa Rica

3 Costa Rica Itineraries for Foodies

Costa Rica’s lush land of rainforests, beaches, mountains, and volcanoes make the Central American country a destination for its natural charms as …

Central America

The Top 5 Reasons Costa Rica's Southern Caribbean Coast (SoCa) Is Better Than The Pacific -- For Retirees And Everyone Else

I wouldn't exactly call it a rivalry, but retirees and vacationers alike tend to fall into one of two categories; those who go west in Costa Rica, especially to Jaco (the closest beach town to the international airport) and those who head east to the Carib. And this, of course, makes perfect …

Bob Marley

Rear View Mirror: Costa Rica Travel Tips After 170 Days in the Country

Like most travelers, we had high expectations for Costa Rica which has been in the eco tourism game for decades now. Many of the “usual suspect” …

Central America

23 essential Spanish expressions to learn before visiting Costa Rica

YES, THERE ARE GORGEOUS BEACHES. Majestic volcanoes. Incredible rainforest. Fantastic wildlife. But perhaps the best thing about Costa Rica is its …

29 reasons why you should visit Costa Rica - the world's happiest country

1. It’s the world’s happiest country<p>According to the most recent Happy Planet Index, published last month, which aims to measure human well-being and environmental impact, Costa Rica is the most satisfying place in which to live. It has an HPI score of 44.7, putting it just above Mexico and …

Central America

Expats in Costa Rica happiest in the world, says new poll

Useful (And Free) Apps for Traveling in Costa Rica

Shares 717<p>Traveling is so much easier with today’s technology. With internet on our smartphone, we can look up anything from the forecast to the next …

There's a right and a wrong way to use your Instant Pot

“In a so-called high-pressure age we are now doing high-pressure cooking,” wrote Jane Nickerson for the the New York Times in April of 1946, and the statement is true again some 70 years later.<p>Back then in the post-war era, home cooks were all about their pressure cookers. In 1950, The New York …

Cooking

Your New Favorite Instant Pot Recipe

We got Melissa Clark to share the recipe for Korean chile-braised brisket and kimchi coleslaw from her new book, ‘Dinner in an Instant.’<p>Even though …

Cooking

A Cheap Person's Guide to Fancy French Wine

We asked four Master Somms from around the country to name some of the best wine steals in the seven most prestigious wine regions of France.<p>We all …

Simple Chocolate Mousse Cake

This simple chocolate mousse cake is so moist, creamy, and chocolatey! It is one of the easiest and tastiest simple desserts that I have ever tried! …

Classic Slow Cooker Beef Stew

Classic Slow Cooker Beef Stew<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Sprinkle beef evenly with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 …

17 Homemade Ingredients To Make Now & Enjoy All Year Long

Sure, you can start kitchen projects any time of year. But there’s something about January 1st that makes from-scratch baking and cooking feel especially aspirational—and manageable. Maybe it’s the optimism of resolutions, the chilly weather that pushes us indoors, or just the extra time of a …

Recipes

Our 10 Most Popular Side Dishes of 2017

I take the same approach to side dishes as I do for the mains that fill my meal plan. I lean on simple, no-fuss sides that are a breeze to pull …

Sweetcorn cakes with avocado salsa - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>60g plain flour<br>• 1 egg<br>• 1 tsp baking powder<br>• Handful fresh coriander, plus extra sprigs, for garnishing<br>• 300g sweetcorn kernels<br>• 2 red chillies, …

Christmas Star Mascarpone Cheesecake (with Raspberry Sauce)

Christmas star mascarpone cheesecake with berry sauce is a festive and delicious dessert that looks beautiful! It goes perfectly with a glass of …

Roast Rib of Beef With Port and Stilton Gravy

Introduction<p>There is something about a big rib of beef sitting proudly on its carving board at the table that makes that table, and those around it, …

Mini Scalloped Potatoes

Cooking

Houston’s Best Thanksgiving Day Dining Options

The holiday season is just around the corner, and that means planning an epic Thanksgiving Day dinner complete with turkey, sides, and all the trimmings. Or, instead of taking on this massive day of cooking, you could just leave it up to the professionals.<p>Skip this dishes this year and head to one …

Houston

Sweet Potato Vegetable Bake

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 large head of broccoli, with stem (about 1 ¾ pounds)<br>1 large or two medium zucchini, (about 1 pound total)<br>1 medium sweet potato (about …

Recipes

How to Roast Pumpkin

How to Roast Pumpkin<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>50 mins<p>Total time<p>1 hour<p>An easy-to-follow recipe for how to roast pumpkin and make homemade pumpkin …