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10 Superfoods Every Man Needs

You've loaded up on apples and lettuce, and eaten more than your weight in carrots. Your efforts are noble, but you might be missing out on some of …

The Ultimate Jerk Chicken

Begin by making the jerk marinade. Combine all the marinade ingredients in a blender and process until you have a smooth puree.<p>Add chicken pieces …

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Chicken and Broccoli Stir-fry

Game Plan: Marinate the chicken while you prepare the rest of the ingredients<p>In a medium bowl, toss the chicken with the scallion whites, about half …

Garlic Lover's Crockpot Beef Stew with Olives, Capers, and Tomatoes - Kalyn's Kitchen

Garlic Lover’s Crockpot Beef Stew with Olives, Capers, and Tomatoes<p><i>posted by</i> Kalyn Denny <i>on</i> March 11, 2015<p><i>The generous amount of garlic is sweet and</i> …

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Is The Moon An Artificial Alien Base?

by UFO Disclosure Several strange phenomena have let some to believe that the eternal companion of the Earth, the Moon, is in fact some so...<p>Cosmos, …

15 Ramen Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

Some poetry is universal: we all know the <b>Robert Frost poem</b> about the road not taken; <b>Shel Silverstein</b> was a straight-up guru; <b>Dr. Seuss</b> was either a genius or tripping on acid or both; and chances are you're familiar with good ol' <b>William Shakespeare</b>, even if you hated having to act out scenes from …

‘Fast Flip’ for the Best Steak of Your Life

<b>Last Updated November, 2017.</b><p>Breaking misconceptions can be tough on the psyche. No one enjoys learning they’ve been wrong the whole time. Debunking …

Quick and Easy Healthy Chicken Recipes

If you are looking for some new quick and easy healthy chicken recipes to prepare, I've got something delicious that I would love to share with you. …

How to Make the Best Brisket (and Why It Makes Excellent Leftovers)

Red wine-braised brisket has all the makings of a family classic.<p>We’ve been on a bit of a bender lately. A meat bender, that is. Last week we were all about the meatloaf. And now we're diving directly into a pot of big, beautiful, beefy, braised brisket. Whether you make this for a crowd, for a …

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Dinner in 10 minutes! Try these one-pot chili and pasta recipes

When it comes to dinner, quick and easy doesn't have to mean takeout. Home-cooked meals can be fresh and flavorful — and simple!<p>Ella Woodward of Deliciously Ella visited TODAY Monday to share one-pot dishes that are full of fresh ingredients and take only 10 minutes to prep. Get the recipes below, …

30 Quinoa Recipes for Weight Loss

Quinoa may be a “health food,” but that doesn’t mean you will lose weight every time you use the grain. Yes, the grain is packed with protein and …

One-Pot Wonders: 7 Comforting Dishes to Make for Dinner

Cooler weather has many of us craving thick, hearty dishes that warm us to the bone. But cooking up comfort food can sometimes be a lot of work, …

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Pasta Primavera

Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F.<p>On a large heavy baking sheet, toss all of the vegetables with the oil, salt, pepper, and dried herbs to coat. …

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How to Build Your Own Home-Brewing Mash Tun

To get started brewing that crisp summer beer or black-as-night porter, you'll first need a specialized brewing container called a mash tun. A mash tun is where a brewer steeps grain with hot water to produce a sugary liquid that will eventually become beer. Sure, you can buy a mash tun online for …

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Cook like Al Roker! Try his steak recipe and cast-iron pan tips

We're counting down the days till we can fire up the grill outside. Until then, we'll have to stay inside and make due with a good cast-iron pan. Here, TODAY's Al Roker shares his grilling tricks and his favorite steak recipe.<p><b>How to season and care for cast-iron pans</b><p><b>Stove top:</b> Heat the clean pan …

Slow Cooker Sesame Bourbon Chicken Recipe

Life's Ambrosia<p>We’ve almost made it through winter. Only a couple more weeks to go. Yay! But please, don’t put your slow cookers away just yet. Not …

Brisket 101: Do You Know the Difference Between Texas Brisket and Regular Brisket?

There's brisket, and there's Texas brisket. Read on if you're confused about the difference.

Our 27 Best Irish-Inspired Recipes

You don't have to be Irish to appreciate corned beef, cabbage, and a good, hearty stout. This roundup of our favorite Irish recipes makes us wish it was St. Patrick's Day all year long.

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Slow-Cooker Indian Spiced Chicken with Tomato and Cream

This fragrant sauce calls for a mix of dried spices. If the ones you’ve got in the pantry smell musty or you can’t remember when you bought them, restock.<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons ghee (clarified butter) or vegetable oil<p>6 chicken legs (drumsticks with thighs; about 3 pounds)<p>Kosher salt, freshly …

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20 Pork Chop Recipes to Add to Your Weeknight Dinner Routine

What's better than a pork chop recipe? 20 pork chop recipes! Here are our favorite ways to cook a weeknight staple.

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How To Make A Laser-Sighted Blowgun For Only $3

Broken window repairs not included<p>Blowguns are profoundly simple weapons. A tube for darts, powered by the shooter's lungs, is enough to guide silent projectiles swiftly through the air, embedding a narrow point in wood, concrete or whatever else is on the receiving end.<p>In February 1939, <i>Popular</i> …

Brined Chicken Grilled with BBQ Sauce

Don't save the grilling season for summer. Any time of year is a great time to enjoy something off the grill and here I brined a half chicken, added …

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How to start a successful craft beer brewery

Michael Kane went from poring over spreadsheets to pouring craft beer with his name on it.<p>The former Wall Street investment banker is part of a growing club of Americans who have ditched their boring day jobs to start craft breweries.<p>"I wasn't totally passionate about analyzing accretion solutions …

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Perfect Pasta Recipes You Can Make in Your Crockpot

Crockpot pastas are an excellent way to enhance dinnertime flavors without increasing your workload in the kitchen. From buffalo chicken macaroni and …

Best Foods For Weight Loss - 10 Best Foods for Weight Loss

What is your favorite food? You may have to say goodbye to it for a little while, but maybe on your weight loss journey, you will find other foods …

Easy Paleo Recipes: The Western Omelet

So you have dedicated yourself to the Paleo diet and now you are wondering what to do next. The next step would be to learn some easy and simple …

Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes That'll Feed You For Days

We all know that some very decadent recipes can be made in the slow cooker. Between the hot chocolate and nachos, it's easy to forget about dinner altogether and go for the comfort foods that slow cookers do best. But guys, the slow cooker is good at putting together a wholesome meal too -- it does …

slow-oven ribs recipe

<b>Recipe: slow-oven ribs</b><p>Some of you may wonder if I cook as often as I post (well, lately I haven’t posted as frequently and there is a good reason for …

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