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This 30-Minute Creamy Chicken Skillet Is a Weeknight Win — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Tomatoes

Got Leftover Easter Eggs? Here Are 23 Ways to Use 'Em Up!

You've had your fun coloring all those Easter eggs, and now it's time to use them up! Once you've had your fill of them sprinkled with salt and eaten …

Breakfast

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

One-Dish Chicken Recipes

We combine America's favorite dinner bird with our favorite way to cook: everything together in one pan for less fuss, easy cleanup, and downright …

5 Steps for Fabulous Frittatas Every Time

Frittatas are one of the most versatile dishes. Suitable from breakfast through dinner, they can be made right before mealtime or well in advance. …

7 Sandwich Secrets We’re Stealing from Chefs (Thanks, Chefs)

Chefs share their X-factors for making your at-home sandwich So. Much. Better.<p>The perfection of some sandwiches lies in their simplicity (say, a ham and cheese with nothing but the highest quality ham, cheese, and don’t forget the butter). Others, however, benefit from a little something extra—a …

Cooking

Home-made soups for mid-week dinners

In almost any discussion about food, the cost of it will come in at some point. I cannot count how many times a week I hear someone mention the price of some item or other. Usually, this will be in the form of a price comparison. Did I know that Aldi’s butter is cheaper than Tesco’s? Or that Lidl …

Homemade

Blood orange and polenta cakes recipe

Little did I know when I wrote this recipe that polenta and citrus cakes are all the rage in coffee shops around the country. Well, the heart wants what the heart wants, and seemingly many hearts want this. It’s not hard to see why: polenta, or ground corn, makes for a deliciously dense cake, which …

Seasonal Food

A Smart Way to Add Ricotta to Winter Salads

<i>Throughout the cold-weather season, we rely on pantry ingredients like dried herbs and spice blends to transport our kitchens to a warmer place. That’s why we’ve partnered with The Spice Hunter to bring you bright ideas for winter salads.</i><p>Salad inspiration can come from anywhere. In the case of this …

A Simple Menu for a First-Generation Lunar New Year's Dinner

If you've ever had an elaborate banquet at a Chinese restaurant, you know just how much work goes into the meal. Attempting something like that at …

Food & Dining

This Sweet Potato Bowl Is the Best Single-Person Dinner of All Time

This sweet potato bowl recipe is my guaranteed feel-good, taste-great weeknight dinner for one.<p>It took me a long time to be good at cooking for myself when I first started living alone. But I’ve gotten better at it—I even enjoy it sometimes—and I’ve learned some good tricks for making nourishing …

Cooking

Anna Jones’s swede recipes

Swede: humble, hearty and, to lots of people, a bit boring. For many years, my sole experience was neeps on Burns Night, or as part of a triumvirate of mashes, school dinner-style. But these two-tone beauties, vibrant purple and off-white, so often reached over for more easygoing parsnips or sweet …

Italian Food

Make This Everything Bagel-Spiced Breakfast Bowl ASAP

If you're looking for something hearty and flavorful for breakfast, then this unique morning meal is for you. Who knew a jammy egg would taste so …

Breakfast

Top 9 Alkaline Foods That Fight Cancer, Pain, Gout, Diabetes And Heart Disease

Are you trying to go alkaline too?If you are in the midst of the alkaline process, it helps a lot when you know which foods to consume to stay …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

The Sauce That Gets Me Excited to Eat Plain Old Steamed Vegetables

<i>The new year is a time to reset, especially in the kitchen. To help you get there, we've partnered with Eggland's Best to highlight dishes that are satisfying and nourishing, but light enough that they won't feel over-indulgent. All are made even more delicious with EB eggs.</i><p>What’s that famous …

Food

Comforting Curries To Save Your Weeknights

We all know that “curry” encompasses a mind-boggling array of dishes—from saucy korma to drier (but just as comforting) crispy coconut tofu. But no matter the form or variety, a warm bowl filled with intense-yet-soothing curry flavor is the satisfying answer to the mid-week hump we all need. It’s …

Curries

These Crispy Chicken Thighs Are the Healthy Comfort Food You Deserve

Winter sucks, but these harissa-spiced chicken thighs are amazing.<p><i>This story is part of the 2018 Feel Good Food Plan, our two-week mind-body-belly plan for starting the year off right.</i><p>I am not a fan of winter. Lots of people don’t like the cold, but I really, really, really hate it. I blame growing …

Cooking

This Creamy Cauliflower Soup Is Ready in Under 30 Minutes

Now that the weather has significantly chilled and it's dark before you even leave work, you're probably craving comfort food when you get home — …

Cauliflower

Spiced Coconut Carrot Soup

4 servings<p>Puréed soups are easy because they don’t require lots of knife work... but they can also be boring. Amping up the seasoning and topping with crunchy shaved vegetables and bright herbs makes it clear that this one's not baby food.<p>November 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon coriander seeds<p>2 …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Slow-cooked leek pappardelle with crispy white beans and lemon

There is no food I can evangelise about more than pasta. The toothsome chew, a silky sauce that hugs each piece … It cooks in little more than 10 minutes, it’s an unrivalled vehicle for flavour and it sates the appetite whatever the season (but most excellently as the months grow colder).<p>As a young …

Cooking

Blood orange loaves and chocolate chip cookies: great bakes from the ARAN bakery in highland Perthshire

<i>Chocolate cookies and speciality loaves are among the goodies flying off the shelves at Flora Shedden’s new bakery. Here, she reveals how to make your own treats at home.</i><p>Wowee! ARAN Bakery has made it past three weeks. And what weeks they have been. I am shocked about how quickly the opening of the …

Dessert

Finally, Your Favorite Hibachi Restaurant Staple at Home

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>You know this carrot ginger dressing from the sushi, teriyaki, and hibachi restaurants who serve it over crisp iceberg …

Food

The 10 Most Popular Recipes in October

You were in a slow-cooked pot roast mood this month—but also cake. Extremely chocolaty cake.<p>October was a let's-stay-inside-and-cook-all-day kind of month for our readers. Slow-cooked pot roast, ropa vieja, and carnitas tacos were three of the most popular recipes, allowing you all to take a …

Cooking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Anna Jones' grilled avocado with barley salad

SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200g pearl barley<br>• zest and juice of 1½ unwaxed lemons<br>• 50g almonds<br>• 50g sunflower or pumpkin seeds<br>• 2 ripe avocados<br>• large bunch fresh basil<br>• 200ml plain yogurt or coconut yogurt<br>• 100g feta cheese<br>• 200g spinach or greens<p>METHOD<p>Fill and boil a kettle.<p>Rinse the pearl barley well under cold water …

Grilling

My New Roots ginger, lime and avocado smoothie

My smoothie is spiked with a hearty dose of digestive ginger and tangy lime. If you want to get things even greener, toss in a handful of tender greens, such as kale or romaine and get glowing!<p>SERVES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 medium avocado<br>• juice and zest of 1 lime<br>• 1 tsp. minced ginger<br>• 1 cup / 250 ml coconut water …

Smoothies

18 Fall Recipes To Take The Edge Off That Autumn Chill

These tasty dishes are perfect for the changing seasons.<p>While an argument can be made for comfort food all year-round, it is an absolute essential in the colder months. Between soups, stews, roasts and more, there is something to satisfy everyone's palette (and cooking abilities) this time of year. …

The only 10 curry recipes you'll ever need

<b>National Curry Week</b> begins today with events taking place across the country to celebrate one of <b>Britain's most popular dishes</b>.<p>In order to inspire us, the chef and food writer <b></b><b>Maunika Gowardhan</b> has shared her top 10 recipes for the perfect Indian feast. She has included classics such as Tandoori and …

Curries

Wild mushroom and foraged greens omelette

The perfect omelette is all about pan control: too hot and the eggs will scramble; too cold and it will be sure to stick.<p>MAKES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p>3 eggs<br>• 10g butter<br>• 20g wild mushrooms<br>• 3 shredded leaves wild garlic, rape greens (tough stalks removed), or small bunch chervil, depending on what is available<br>• Wild …

Breakfast