Carolyn Walker

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Why You Should Stop Boiling Your Oatmeal and Start Baking It

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>When one thinks of cooking oatmeal, it's often either on the stovetop or in a microwave. Add water to your oats, and cook until they've softened. I've been doing it this way all my life, never giving the process …

Erin's Golden Millet Crêpes

You know how sometimes you meet someone and it feels like you've known them forever? When you sidestep the slightly awkward beginning of a friendship …

Nutmeg and Black Pepper Popovers

Makes 12 Servings<p>This unconventional popovers recipe stars nutmeg and black pepper, making it the perfect savory dinner roll (or salty snack).<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 tablespoons finely chopped parsley<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt<p>1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper<p>1 …

Recipes That Prove Watermelon Makes Awesome Drinks

The only thing better than eating a giant slice of watermelon is drinking one. The insanely high water content of this melon makes it a natural choice for a beverage. And its sweet flavor makes it a guaranteed favorite. If you've ever tried watermelon through a straw before, you know how right we …

Baked Halibut

<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: Keep things simple with baked halibut.</i><p>I like to do all manner of fun things with fish, but I confess that baking is my favorite. High oven temperatures met with a …

Scallops With Spicy Quinoa, Kale, and Pistachios Recipe

Seared scallops top spicy quinoa that's mixed with ribbons of kale and crunchy pistachios for a quick and easy weeknight meal.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>This foolproof method ensures perfectly cooked scallops every time.<br>• Harissa is cooked with the shallots to create a spice-filled base for the …

30 Zucchini Recipes for Using Up All Your Darn Zucchini

These zucchini recipes will help you make the most of one of summer's most abundant veggies.<p><b>The first sight of zucchini in your garden is a beautiful thing.</b> But then: It just keeps growing. Soon, half your fridge is taken up by zucchini. What can you do? Make these recipes, of course.

The Best Frozen Yogurt Is the One You Make Yourself

More<p>Ice Cream<p>Essential flavors and the secrets to the best ice cream you'll ever make.<p>I have to hand it to the frozen yogurt people—they have a hell of a racket.<p>Few chains do as good a job of making us feel like we're in control as frozen yogurt stores. Think about every one of those …

Summer Bean Salads: Chickpea Salad With Pepperoni, Parmesan, and Basil

Our summer bean salad series aims to gussy up your run-of-the-mill can of beans, offering bright flavors and a few <i>why-didn't-I-think-of-that</i> ingredients that'll ensure you're a hit at the next backyard bash you attend.<p>Today, it's all about chickpeas, which work in a wide array of dishes, from …

Green Minestrone

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Adding the veggies in phases, from longest cooking first to fastest last, guarantees the ideal texture for each.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 leek, white and pale-green parts only, chopped<p>½ small fennel bulb, finely chopped<p>½ small …

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

Creamy Herb Dressing

Makes about ½ cup<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large egg yolk<p>1 garlic clove, finely chopped<p>2 tablespoons Sherry vinegar<p>½ cup olive oil<p>½ cup (packed) fresh dill leaves<p>½ cup (packed) fennel fronds<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Pulse egg yolk, garlic, and vinegar in a food processor until …

Honey Semifreddo with Berries

Line a metal 9-by-5-inch loaf tin or three 5.5-by-3-inch mini loaf tins with plastic wrap. Allow the plastic wrap to hang over the edges of the tin to make removing the semifreddo easier.<p>Combine the eggs, egg yolks and honey in a bowl over a pot of gently simmering water. Use either a wire whisk or …

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Urban Gardening for All

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Urban gardening often seems like an activity only reserved for the particularly ambitious among us. Without space, how can anything grow?<p>But no matter if you have a whole yard or just a windowsill, there's always potential to grow …

Crushed Beets with Lemon Vinaigrette

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>This two-part cooking technique adds layers of texture—a creamy inside and a crisp outside.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds mixed small or medium beets (such as Chioggia, red, and/or golden), scrubbed<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more<p>Kosher …

Recipes

Raw Buckwheat Porridge: A Summertime Oatmeal Alternative

<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:</i> <i>A hearty breakfast porridge to keep you cool -- even in the dog days of summer.</i><p>There are few things I love more than porridge. It’s the thick texture, the way it fills …

Carrot Soda Bread

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: The quickest soda bread you can make -- with a bonus serving of vegetables.</i><p>There is really nothing quite …

Essential Tex-Mex: How to Make Cheese Enchiladas With Red Chili Gravy

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Intrigued after recently reading about the differences between Tex-Mex and Mexican food (which you should really check out, by the way), I was inspired to compile a short and sweet guide to essential Tex-Mex dishes, …

Put Aside Your Pie Plate and Make This Blackberry-Thyme Galette

I would love to say that one day I will own a house with a giant backyard garden. There will be fruit trees and berry bushes and rows of lettuces so precious even Alice Waters will be impressed. But the truth is I'm pretty much set on living in a city, which means that pint-sized herb pots are …