Craig Allen

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Easy Make-Ahead Carrot and Chickpea Salad With Dill and Pumpkin Seeds Recipe

You could say I've been on a bit of a chickpea kick recently, but only because they're so easy to love! They make the kind of dishes that are not just delicious when first thrown together, but actually improve with time. It's really the ideal food for a packed lunch, whether it's at school, the …

Mac and Cheese Stuffed Peppers with Bacon and Smoked Onions and Peppers

Rikk over at Shortsville Smokers makes the best macaroni and cheese on the BBQ potluck circuit. Period. I've watched him and Deb make a batch. Lots …

Top 7 Anti-inflammatory Herbs and Spices

Most herbs and spices are good for you and antioxidant function. It’s also common for them to improve your gut flora, but which are the best?<p>The …

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7 Unexpected Ways to Cook with Tea, from Pasta to Pudding

Tea isn't just for drinking—check out these creative ideas for cooking with it, too.<p>We love a good, hot mug of matcha, tisane, or Darjeeling, but lately we've been thinking about ways to get a little more creative with tea. Our favorite teas are fast becoming one of our favorite ways to add grassy, …

Lemon Chicken Quinoa Vegetable Soup - Picky Palate

My Lemon Chicken Quinoa Vegetable Soup is sure to warm you right up! Packed with chunks of chicken and lots of vegetables.<p>I know I’ve said it before …

13 Protein-Packed Quinoa Recipes

Quinoa is more than just a superseed that you hear about from people at the gym or in health magazines. It is a nutrient-dense ingredient that can be …

Healthy Eating

How-to Make Homemade Nut Butters

Strawberry Cream Cheese Muffins

Hello from Upstate New York, where I’m currently up to my ears in chocolate eggs, chocolate candy, and chocolate bunnies (never a bad situation in …

Mint Choc Chip Smoothie

Today we were lucky enough to get a special visit from one of our favorite cook book writers out there, Lee Holmes.<p>Lee is currently touring with her …

The Best Crispy Cauliflower Pizza Crust Recipe You've Ever Tasted

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

African Chicken Peanut Stew

<i>Like peanut butter? Chicken? Then this African chicken peanut stew by Hank is for you. Perfect for chilly weather. ~Elise</i>Chicken, sweet potatoes and …

Soup Recipes Simmering With Chicken, Potato, Veggies And More

It doesn't matter how many bowls of chicken noodle soup you've eaten ... the next time you come down with a cold it's going to be exactly what you need. And the number of times you've had tomato soup and grilled cheese for dinner will not stop you from craving it on that next rainy, autumn evening. …

Cabbage and White Bean Soup

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Laura Wright of The First Mess makes a hearty and reviving winter soup.</i><p><i></i><p>My Aunt Carol is the undisputed cook in our family. It's true that many of us enjoy the art of …

Maple Brined, Apple Wood Smoked Turkey Breast on the Big Green Egg

It was really hot today. And by hot, I mean 100+ degrees F outside. In fact, it’s supposed to be in the high 100s and mid-70s at night for the next …

How to Make Chocolate-Filled Gourmet Shortbread Cookies

Cakes aren’t the only food that can benefit from a surprise inside. These cookies have a scrumptious secret tucked in the middle: chocolate.<p>It might …

Mint Brownies: Chocolate Mint Grasshopper Brownie Bars Recipe

It's good to have friends in high places, especially when those places are exceptionally good at baking. One such friend is Zac Young, executive pastry chef of the David Burke Group. While David makes some of my favorite food in New York City (hello, Short Rib Cavatelli!) Zac is responsible for …

Quick Tortilla Soup With Chicken and Avocado Recipe

<b>Note:</b> If you're short on time, then you can buy some good-quality tortilla chips and loosely break those into the soup. Alternatively, fry your own by frying strips of fresh corn tortillas in 350°F oil until crisp and golden brown. Crispy strips can also be made under the broiler: brush tortillas …

Spiced Poached Pears, Chocolate & Ice Cream - Great British Chefs

Adam Gray adds a little drama to his dessert of poached pears, with a decadent poaching syrup of dessert wine, orange juice, star anise and vanilla, …

The 25 Most Popular Healthy Recipes on Pinterest

Repin 'em now, make 'em later.<p><i>By Lizzie Fuhr for POPSUGAR Fitness</i><p>If you spend hours scouring Pinterest for the most delicious healthy recipes out there, it's time to spend some time checking out the following delicious dinners—each of these healthy meals have been pinned thousands of times!<p>Whether …

Cooked Chicken, Broccoli and Apple Salad

Remember how, when I shared the recipe for my Cold Nordic Shrimp Salad, I said that I had to come up with more similar salads so I could take them to …

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We’ve had 90+ degree weather all week long which means I don’t feel like cooking. I picked up a rotisserie chicken from the store along with a couple …

22 Crazy-Delicious Quesadilla Combinations

Napoleon Dynamite’s grandma said it best when she declared, “Make yourself a dang quesadilla!” Because not only are these tasty tortilla treats easy …

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21 Melty, Gooey, Ultra-Cheesy Quesadillas

It doesn’t get simpler or better than a warm, deliciously cheesy quesadilla. Here, 21 of the all-time greatest quesadilla recipes F&W has to offer.<p>It …

ALL the Bacon Recipes (Well, A Lot of Them)

If there is one thing we can all collectively get crazy excited about, it’s bacon. Oh, bacon. You’ve withstood the test of time, haven’t you? …

Panko Crusted Pork Tenderloin with Dijon Cream Sauce Recipe

We all know what magic a buttermilk marinade can do for chicken, but have you ever tried a buttermilk marinade for pork? It’s lovely!<p>In this recipe …

Maple Cream Snickerdoodle Bars

<i>Maple Cream Snickerdoodle Bars</i><p>Halloween costumes are one of those things that I can’t make myself do. I love the <i>idea</i> of Halloween costumes. I love …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip Recipe

4<p>4 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 6 to 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>15 minutes<p>A sweet, creamy dip that tastes just like chocolate chip …

The Best White Chili With Chicken Recipe

To be frank, I'm not 100% certain where this dish of tender chicken and white beans bound in a creamy, fresh green-chili sauce topped with shredded cheese comes from. In fact, I wouldn't be surprised if the recipe actually <i>originated</i> on the back of a wrapper from a can chopped green chilies. But our …

Waffle Iron Churros Recipe

Want to eat churros every morning but don't want to deal with daily deep frying? Then these waffled churros are for you. Plus, the nooks and crannies of the waffled churros provide space for the chocolate sauce to pool.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Using a waffle iron instead of deep-frying produces …