Claire V Houle

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Lamb Stir-Fry with Pomegranate and Yogurt

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 35 min<p>Affordable leg of lamb is a great way to break out of the usual beef-chicken-pork rut, especially when used in a quick-cooking but complex-tasting dish like this.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons cumin seeds<p>1 teaspoon coriander seeds<p>1½ pound …

Pomegranate

Slow-Roasted Salmon with Fennel, Citrus, and Chiles

6 Servings<p>Don’t bother trying to divide this fillet into tidy portions. Instead, use a spoon to break it into perfectly imperfect pieces.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium fennel bulb, thinly sliced<p>1 blood or navel orange, very thinly sliced, seeds removed<p>1 Meyer or regular lemon, very thinly …

Seafood

Slow-Roasted Salmon with Cherry Tomatoes and Couscous

6 to 8 Servings<p>June 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Yogurt Sauce<p>1 cup plain Greek yogurt<p>1/2 cup plain yogurt<p>3 tablespoons chopped fresh dill<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives<p>1 tablespoon finely grated lemon zest<p>Kosher salt<p>Salmon<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1/2 bunch dill fronds<p>1/2 bunch thyme sprigs<p>1 …

Seafood

Fat Rice

6 Servings<p>If paella escaped from Spain, sailed to China, and did some soul-searching along the way, you’d have the namesake dish at Chicago’s Fat Rice. The generous pot of aromatic rice, curry-scented chicken, and (much) more can be traced back to Macau, the former Portuguese colony in China, where …

Clams

Chicken Khao Soi

6 to 8 Servings<p>A simple curry paste gives this northern Thai–inspired soup surprising depth of flavor.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Khao Soi Paste<p>4 large dried New Mexico or guajillo chiles, stemmed, halved, seeded<p>2 medium shallots, halved<p>8 garlic cloves<p>1 2" piece ginger, peeled, sliced<p>¼ cup chopped …

New Mexico

Red Quinoa with Spinach, Cherry Tomatoes, and Poached Eggs

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>In addition to being deliciously nutty, quinoa is a complete protein—but you knew that already, right? If you can’t find red, the white variety will work just as well in this tangy, wilted salad.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup red or white quinoa, rinsed<p>2 cups …

Eggs

Endive Salad with Toasted Walnuts and Breadcrumbs

4 Servings<p>Chef Ignacio Mattos says to get both the walnuts and the breadcrumbs very toasty and dark brown; he loves the contrast between the rich, crunchy bits and the bright, juicy endive on top.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup raw walnuts<p>1 cup coarsely torn fresh breadcrumbs<p>6 tablespoons olive …

Quick Weeknight Meals Contest 2009 | Kitchn

How do you nourish yourself at home in the middle of a busy week? What's the best quick dinner you know? In September we saw our readers' best …

Vietnamese Noodle Salad Bowl

Oh my goodness. This was a really long and wonderful day. Our children got the day from school to go to the Seahwaks Superbowl Parade. Um, so did …

Chicken, Balsamic, Blue Cheese, and Caramelized Onion Flatbread

Chicken, Balsamic, Blue Cheese, and Caramelized Onion Flatbread<p>Did I ever tell you guys that once upon a time I worked at California Pizza Kitchen? …

Shrimp Shau Mai

This tasty recipe for shrimp shau mai comes courtesy of Michael Eisner.

Recipes

Hearty Soups and Stews Perfect for Chilly Days

There's a recipe in here with your name on it.<p><b>There's nothing like a bowl of hearty, hot soup or stew</b> to warm you up from the inside-out. Whether you go vegetarian (Italian veggie soup) or meaty (hello, braised oxtail), there's a recipe here with your name on it.

Cooking

Germany, I apologise for this sickening avalanche of first world war worship

The festival of self-congratulation will be the British at their worst, and there are still years to endure. A tragedy for both our nations<p>I must apologise to the Germans. They are about to suffer an avalanche of often sickening Great War memorabilia, largely at their expense. It will be the …

The Diary: Hedley Twidle

The novelist Teju Cole visits Cape Town and I am asked to lead a “literary walkabout” of the city in his company for the Open Book Festival. I worry …