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How to Make Any Marinara Sauce in 5 Steps (and 20 Minutes)

<i>At Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: How to make fresh marinara in 20 minutes flat, with variations. You'll never want to buy the jarred stuff …

The McLaughlin Group Taught Me More About Human Interaction Than Any Other Show

R.I.P. John McLaughlin.<p><i>John McLaughlin has passed away at the age of 89. Here, reprinted in full, is Chuck Klosterman's excellent 2008 essay on McLaughlin's namesake show.</i><p><i>The McLaughlin Group</i> has been on television for twenty-six years. I began watching it in 1986. I can't think of any program that …

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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 …

Rice Vermicelli with Chicken and Nuoc Cham

4 Servings<p>Nuoc cham, the Vietnamese condiment that dresses this crunchy noodle salad, is made with lime juice, fish sauce, chiles, and sugar. The addictive mix of spicy, sweet, sour, and salty flavors is also great as a dipping sauce for grilled meats.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds skin-on, …

Shrimp and Grits

4 Servings<p>September 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Shrimp and Vegetables<p>1/2 cup shelled fresh fava beans (from about 1/2 pound pods) or frozen fava beans, thawed<p>Kosher salt<p>1/2 cup shelled fresh peas (from about 1/2 pound pods) or frozen peas, thawed<p>4 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>1/4 pound bacon, coarsely …

Cold Sesame Noodles with Summer Vegetables

4—6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/3 cup vegetable oil<p>1 tablespoon Sriracha (hot chili sauce)<p>1 tablespoon toasted sesame oil<p>8 cups matchstick-size pieces mixed summer vegetables (such as carrots, radishes, cucumbers, and bell peppers; …

Bean Thread Noodles with Pickled Vegetables

4 Servings<p>For the quick pickles, try using other crisp vegetables, such as radishes, celery, or fennel.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 ounces wide bean thread noodles<p>1 small garlic clove, finely grated<p>1/4 cup fish sauce (such as nam pla or nuoc nam)<p>3 tablespoons fresh lime juice<p>2 tablespoons unseasoned …

Swiss Chard and Lemon Ricotta Pasta Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is an easy, last minute dinner since you might have many of the ingredients on hand. If you don't have any swiss chard, kale, spinach and arugula also work great. If you use kale, I recommend removing the tough central stem. If you use either arugula or baby spinach leaves, you …

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Pasta with Grilled Vegetables and Feta

6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 10 1/2-ounce jar feta cheese cubes in oil with herbs and spices<p>3 bell peppers (1 yellow, 1 orange and 1 red) seeded, cut into 3/4-inch-thick strips<p>1 large red onion, halved through root end, cut into 3/4-inch-thick wedges with some root left intact<p>1 12-ounce package …

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Guest Post: Cold Cucumber Soba Noodles by Jeanine from Love & Lemons - Turntable Kitchen

<i>The first time I laid eyes on Jeanine’s site, Love & Lemons, I was in love. Not only do I admire Jeanine’s creative recipes, but I am in awe of her</i> …

Eggplant with Bacon Miso

4 Servings<p>Serve this rich, glazed eggplant as a starter, or with rice and a simply prepared piece of fish for a main course.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 slice thick-cut bacon, finely chopped<p>1/3 cup white miso (fermented soybean paste)<p>3 tablespoons mirin (sweet Japanese rice wine)<p>4 Japanese or Chinese …

Chicken Dinners: Chicken, Vegetable, and Ricotta Frittata

If you're looking for a good "use it up" sort of meal, nothing beats a frittata. A frittata is basically a giant oven-baked omelette filled with lots of stuff (or a crustless quiche). Usually it starts on the stove and ends in the oven, where it develops a nice, golden finish. A frittata always …

Fresh Pasta with Favas, Tomatoes, and Sausage

Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<p>1/2 cup finely chopped onion<p>2 large garlic cloves, coarsely chopped<p>1/8 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper<p>1/2 pound Italian sausages, casings removed<p>1/4 cup dry white wine<p>1 3/4 cups chopped plum tomatoes<p>1 cup shelled fresh fava beans (from …

Seared Salmon with Linguine and Ramp Pesto

6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons plus 1/2 cup olive oil, divided<p>2/3 cup thinly sliced trimmed ramp bulbs and slender stems plus 3 cups thinly sliced green tops (from about 8 ounces ramps)<p>1 cup freshly grated Asiago cheese*<p>1/3 cup Marcona almonds<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh tarragon<p>12 ounces …

Steak Tacos with Grilled Pineapple Salsa

June 5, 2013<p><i>by</i> Sweet Basil — 28 Comments »<p>Shares 13K<p>One of my favorite summer meals, steak tacos with grilled pineapple salsa!<p>*I was compensated by</i> …

Balsamic Caprese Chicken

Meals can be separated into two categories: those that are quick and simple that you make for weeknight dinners and those that are photogenic and …