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Pizzas Built for Summer

You hear pizza, you think cheese that flows like roof tar; pepperoni slices cupping in the oven, filling with grease; and a crust so overladen with …

10 Wildcard-Winning Recipes

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved. Every other Saturday, we'll roundup the most recent winners.</i><p>Thanks to our community, we've got ten more recipes to add to our …

Dill and How to Use It from Stem to Seed

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more. This post was brought to you by our friends at Evolution Fresh, who like fresh, flavorful ingredients as much as we do.</i><p><i>Today: Dill's no one-trick pony -- make the most of this herb by</i> …

Ben & Jerry's Homemade Ice Cream & Dessert Book

• <b>Author:</b> Ben Cohen and Others<p>With little skill, surprisingly few ingredients, and even the most unsophisticated of ice-cream makers, you can make the scrumptious ice creams that have made Ben & Jerry's an American legend.<i><br>Ben & Jerry's Homemade Ice Cream & Dessert Book</i> tells fans the story behind the …

Swiss Chard Recipes

A relative of the beet, chard is a mellow, earthy green that peaks from June through October. Both the leaves and stems, which are often vibrantly …

Our 10 Summer Essentials Under $30

<i>Between the burgers, ice cream sandwiches, and iced coffee, we'll be having one of the best summers ever. You should too -- so we're letting you in on our summer hit list, Provisions-style.</i><p>It’s the little things in life that make us extra happy. In the spirit of celebrating the small details, we’ve …

11 Quick and Easy Summer Camp Lunches

Here are 15 camp lunches that kids will love, from cold noodle salad to spinach dip.<p><b>It's summer camp season!</b> It's probably a huge relief to send your kids off to swim, run, do arts and crafts, and other good ole'-fashioned fun stuff. But there's one problem that plagues parents during the school …

Healthy Eating

6 Ways to Create Your Signature Potato Salad

Here are six ideas for crafting your way to a great potato salad.<p>Potato salad–making can be competitive business. Here are six ideas for crafting …

24 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

It's summertime, and the cookin's easy—master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer, doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, …

Cooking

3 Tricks For The Most Perfect Poached Eggs

There's a common misconception that eggs are easy to make. Let us set the record straight: <b>they are not</b>. While anyone can make eggs cook in a pan, and most can do so in a matter of minutes, that does not mean they've mastered the art of cooking eggs. It's like saying you make the best mac and cheese …

How to Fall in Love With Almond Butter

<i>We think every merchant we work with for Provisions is special -- but when we find one with a great story, we'll be featuring them here. Because we want to tell the world about our favorite makers.</i><p><i>Today: We're going nuts -- over almond butter from Big Spoon Roasters.</i><p>It's hard to imagine a world …

The Fruitiest, Juiciest Recipes for Ice Pops, Paletas, and Homemade Popsicles

Homemade Popsicles, ice pops, and paletas are easy to throw together, perfectly cool on a sweltering day, and our favorite way to highlight the season’s best produce<p><b>Why do we love ice pops?</b> Let us count the ways: They’re perfectly cool on a sweltering day; they’re surprisingly easy to throw …

Homemade

Skirt Steak with Pickled Fennel Salad

4 Servings<p>You know when steak is so good that you don’t bother with a knife and fork and just eat it with your hands? Yeah.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pickled Fennel<p>1 medium fennel bulb, very thinly sliced<p>1 cup rice wine vinegar<p>¼ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon black peppercorns<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>Steak<p>1½ pounds skirt …

BBQ

19 Recipes That Taste Better Thanks to Feta

From fruit salad to eggs, here are 19 dishes that taste great with feta cheese.<p><b>We love adding cheese to</b><p>someall savory dishes we cook. But there's something special about feta. Its briny goodness adds a bracing-in-a-good-way salty taste to everything from fruit salad to eggs. Here are 19 dishes that …

Feta

Grilled corn with sour cream, cotija cheese, and chile powder.

The Blender Girl

• <b>Author:</b> Tess Masters<p>ABOUT THIS BOOK...<p><b>The debut cookbook from the powerhouse blogger behind theblendergirl.com, featuring 100 gluten-free, vegan recipes for smoothies, meals, and more made quickly and easily in a blender.</b><p>What’s your perfect blend? <br>On her wildly popular recipe blog, Tess …

53 Cool Cucumber Recipes That Are Shockingly Easy

Cucumbers add freshness and crunch to our favorite summer recipes, from Japanese-style pickles to popsicles.<p><b>We love a good cucumber, especially in summer</b> when the cukes are plentiful. But there's a whole world of cucumber goodness out there, and we're here to help you explore it all. From popsicles …

Cooking

America's Best Delis (PHOTOS)

There are few things better than an iconic American delicatessen, where high-quality ingredients and oversize servings are the norm. Whether you're looking for Jewish appetizing, a Polish sausage emporium or a temple of Italian specialties, you'll find it on this list of the best delis in …

Ice Cream

This Pizza Mac and Cheese Changes the Game

We all have those days where we are stuck choosing between eating a slice of pizza or enjoying a bowl of mac and cheese. Yet, the day has finally come where there is no need to choose between both. This time, you can have the best of both worlds. Move over bathing suit body and say hello to food …

Mac and Cheese

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Spicy Kale Salad

This salad is all about balance. Tender kale with creamy feta and avocados and a touch of crunchy breadcrumbs, all with a bright and spicy herbaceous vinaigrette. It's quick to whip up, and absolutely delicious. Enjoy!<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>For 2 to 4 (whether it's a side salad or main course)<p>1 bunch kale, …

Feta

Bring This Easy Snack to Summer Parties | Men's Health

<b>Marinated Olives</b><i><br>Recipe by Chip Roman chef of The Treemont in Philadelphia</i><p>What you’ll need:<br>15 niçoise olives<br>15 picholine olives<br>15 kalamata olives<br>8 red cerignola olives<br>8 green cerignola olives<br>8 black cerigonla olives*<br>Rind from 1 lemon, pith removed<br>Rind from 1 orange, pith removed<br>1 tsp crushed red …

Lunch al Desko: Upgrade Your Midday Meal

With a few strategies, a bit of planning, and a little sea salt in your cubicle, weekday lunch can be as delicious and exciting as any meal of the week. Here’s how to rethink the way you brown-bag it<p><i>Imagine an office meal you’re actually excited to break for (no hard feelings, turkey</i> …

Healthy Eating

12 Dishes That Taste Better with Kimchi

These 12 recipes are great on their own, but adding kimchi makes them even better.<p><b>Kimchi, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways.</b> Salty, tangy, spicy, and crunchy, kimchi lends its unique, cabbage-y graces to all kinds of dishes. Here are 12 recipes that would slay with the addition of a little …

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8 Tropical Island Rum Cocktails

Here, eight transporting rum cocktails.<p><i>After a night on the line, most chefs have a go-to drink, from cheap beer to a house bartender’s expert</i> …