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9 Brilliant Ways to Use Canned Tuna

Go beyond the classic tuna salad.<p>From pasta to pizza, here are nine terrific ways to use the pantry staple.<p>Canned tuna is excellent for quick, …

Linguine with Green Olive Sauce and Zesty Breadcrumbs

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Bursting with the big brash flavors of green olives, anchovies, and capers, this herbaceous pasta sauce isn't afraid to bite back.<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon plus ½ cup olive oil<p>¼ cup panko (Japanese breadcrumbs)<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground …

Italian Food

How to Make Your Own Italian Grandma-Style Pasta Without a Recipe

<i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in an effort for you to create your own spin. Today…roasted eggplant gemelli!</i><p>It's a Wednesday night and our October issue is closing. Editors, …

Italian Food

15 Lightened-Up Pasta Recipes for Summer That Aren’t Pasta Salad

Summer is in full swing. And when the temperature rises and your clothes get lighter, your meals should lighten up too. The last thing you want to do when lounging by the pool is devour a meal that’s going to leave you feeling bloated and tired. We scoured the depths of the Internet and found 15 …

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The 50 Best Players in College Basketball for 2015-2016

<i>For the 5th summer in a row, we’re tackling the 50 best players in College Basketball. Here’s the list from 2011-2012, here’s the list from</i> …

Jamal Murray

Shane Mosley Sounds off on Floyd Mayweather, Amir Khan, Adrien Broner, More

Former three-division boxing champion Shane Mosley has challenged Floyd Mayweather Jr. or Amir Khan to a future showdown if the pair aren't destined to meet each other in September.<p>Mosley, who is soon to exit retirement with an Aug. 29 rematch against Ricardo Mayorga, teed off on some of the …

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Photograph: Nassima Rothacker/Guardian<p>Though it may seem basic, spaghetti with tomato sauce, when done well, is one of life’s great flavour …

Italian Food

Sunday Sauce with Sausage and Braciole

8 Servings<p>Ask anybody’s nonna: Making Sunday sauce is not an exact science. You can use other meats—like thick pork chops or short ribs—in place of or in addition to the ones listed here.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups fresh breadcrumbs<p>½ cup finely grated Pecorino<p>⅓ cup finely chopped fresh …

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Four Ingredient Spaghetti Carbonara for Two

While it’s alluring to serve your sweetheart a perfectly seared steak au poivre with brandy cream sauce, butter-poached lobster tail and chocolate …

Info Beyond Social Media of Yourself Others Exposed

I Typed in My Name and the Results Had Me Speechless<p>Ever try Googling someone only to come up with basic information and maybe a link or two to an …

Spicy Lobster Pasta

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>There’s something special about lobster you’ve prepared yourself, but if cooking one on a weeknight isn’t your speed, buy cooked lobster or shrimp instead.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>12 ounces spaghetti<p>Kosher salt<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 tablespoons …

Seafood

Make-Ahead Breakfast: Easy Eggs and Veggies

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Eggs in Purgatory

It was a long night, and you feel every last drop of it when your feet hit the floor the next morning. Your head is pounding, your stomach is …

Traditional Lasagna Bolognese

In this hearty lasagna, an herbed ricotta mixture and Bolognese sauce, thick with ground sirloin and veal, are layered with noodles and baked. This lasagna was designed for a deep-dish baking pan. You can use a standard nine-by-thirteen-inch baking pan, but you will have extra sauce.

Bolognese Sauce for Traditional Lasagna Bolognese

One-Pot Recipes: Make It in a Dutch Oven

Whether you're setting up a kitchen, upgrading your cookware, or looking for a practical yet beautiful gift, you’ve probably thought about a Dutch oven. Martha calls these pots “the workhorse of the kitchen” because they heat evenly and retain heat, move from stovetop to oven, and are essential for …

Eat These 5 Foods to Lose 5 Pounds

Easiest meal plan ever?<p>Want to lose five pounds the healthy way? All you need to do is pick up these five simple ingredients on your next trip to the grocery store and incorporate them into your daily meal plan.<p><b>1. Whole Chicken</b>Its juicy, iron-rich dark and low-fat white meats mean lots of options …

Recipes That Perfectly Pair Seafood and Pasta

As great as they are on their own, pasta and seafood taste even better when paired together. The dynamic duo delivers bold and creamy dishes to your …

Seafood

Cacio e Pepe Pasta Is an Irresistible Classic Anyone Can Make

I like to think of <i>cacio e pepe</i> (Italian for "cheese and pepper") as Rome's cosmopolitan version of mac and cheese. It's a simple recipe that requires nothing more than spaghetti, cheese, butter, and seasonings, but it's all in the technique. The reserved cup of pasta water is what helps you achieve …

Italian Food

How to prepare your iPad for sale or trade in

So, you decided you’re going to get a new iPad. Maybe you need to sell your current iPad so that you can don’t have to come up with as much money out of your pocket, or maybe you plan on handing it down to your nephew or niece because it’s an older version that won’t bring much trade-in value. Now …

Tuscan Grilled Pork Chops Recipe

Tip<p>How to Freeze Pork<p>Pork fares best in the freezer if packaged with freezer-friendly materials like waxed paper, aluminum foil, or heavy-duty …

11 Pasta Recipes to Keep You Cozy Through Winter

There are few foods that can adapt and change with the seasons quite like pasta. It opens its embrace to vegetables like asparagus and artichoke in …

Rick Carlisle plans to play Rondo

NEW ORLEANS -- Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said he plans to play Rajon Rondo in crunch time on a regular basis even though he benched the …

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Seafood Pasta Recipes

In all its various shapes, sizes, and textures, pasta provides the perfect backdrop for your favorite combinations of seafood, sauces, and seasonings. Find great ideas for salads, casseroles, Italian-accented bowls big enough for a family -- even pad thai -- in our collection of 32 fish and …

Fall Pasta Recipes

Pasta on a weeknight has timeless appeal -- speedy, satisfying, and straightforward. While we love it pretty much any time of year, there's something extra delicious about comforting dinners that combine our favorite fall flavors with spaghetti, shells, and their kin.

Kale and Brussels Sprout Salad

8 to 10 Servings<p>November 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup fresh lemon juice<p>2 tablespoons Dijon mustard<p>1 tablespoon minced shallot<p>1 small garlic clove, finely grated<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt plus more for seasoning<p>Freshly ground black pepper<p>2 large bunches of Tuscan kale (about 1 1/2 lb. total), center …

Recipes

22 Cast Iron Skillet Recipes for Fall

We rank cast iron skillet recipes right up there with one pot wonders, crock pot meals and other quick dishes that are absolutely necessary to keep stashed in your back pocket for those days when you’re short on time. But don’t think you’re limited to frittatas when cooking with your cast iron …

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