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10 Easy Sheet Pan Chicken Dinners for the Week Ahead

As long as you've got a sheet pan in your kitchen, an easy dinner is always at your fingertips. With this one pan you can cook a whole meal — main …

15 Easy + Healthy Chicken Recipes for Simple Weeknight Dinners

Of all the proteins out there, chicken is definitely the most ubiquitous in our kitchens, and for good reason. It’s versatile, meaning roast chicken and slow cooker chicken recipes alike can be bursting with just about any flavor under the sun. Because of its mild profile, it’s perfect for …

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Culinary SOS: Brown Sugar Kitchen's waffle recipe

The best waffles commercially available, I am prepared to state, come from Brown Sugar Kitchen, a small, fragrant breakfast diner on Mandela Parkway in West Oakland.<p>The waffles, Tanya Holland's cornmeal-enhanced riff on Marion Cunningham's famous yeasted waffles, are crisp, light and so violently …

19 One-Pan Recipes That Cut Your Meal-Prep Time in Half

Putting together a week’s worth of food in advance saves time and is pretty much the responsible thing to do. But it can also make for a serious mess …

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Vegetable Pizza Recipe | Fast Pizza Recipe | Indian Pizza

Dissolve 2 teaspoon of active dry yeast and 1/4 teaspoon sugar in 1 cup of warm water. Stir the whole mixture and keep it aside for about 10-15 …

Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

With a sharp knife, remove the core from cabbage. Place cabbage, core side down, in a large pot with about 2-3 inches of boiling salted water, cover …

How to Make Homemade Coconut Milk

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Tieghan Gerard of Half Baked Harvest shows us how to make coconut milk for cooking, baking -- and drinking right out of the bottle.</i> …

Nutty Whole Wheat Pancakes

Makes 16 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup whole wheat pastry flour or whole wheat flour<p>1/2 cup flaxseed meal<p>1/2 cup oat flour<p>2 tablespoons raw sugar<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 cups buttermilk<p>3 large eggs, beaten to blend<p>1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, …

Breakfast

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

5 Chile Dishes You Should Definitely Be Eating

Capsaicin, the active ingredient in chiles, could help prevent intestinal tumors, according to a study out of the University of California, San …

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Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

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3 stars for fresh seafood at North Miami's Fish Fish

A trip to the new Fish Fish in North Miami feels like a dive into an exotic aquarium. The most impressive feature is not the quirky and colorful, …

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Here is another <i>Cooking Light</i> (July 2012 issue) recipe that I knew I would make the instant I saw it. I adapted it a bit by using much less oil, less …

50 Ways to Use Coconut Oil

Scientific research on coconut oil has revealed health benefits that affect your entire body, inside and out. You’ve heard good things about it and …

How to Choose the Healthiest Salad Greens

Headed to a hoppin’ salad bar for lunch? Chances are there will be handfuls of fresh greens up for grabs, from romaine and iceberg to spinach and red …