Dorothy Holster

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Ditch the Tortillas for This Fajita Steak Salad

Warm Fajita Steak Salad<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the dressing:</i> <br>1/2 cup olive oil <br>1/3 cup freshly squeezed lime juice (from 2 to 3 limes) <br>1 teaspoon ground …

Grilled Balsamic Chicken Cobb Salad.

Loaded with marinated grilled chicken, sweet balsamic vinaigrette, lots of fresh greens, tomatoes, bacon, hard boiled eggs, avocado and a little …

Food

Tabbouleh with Mint and Cherry Tomatoes

Bulgur is a sturdy, chewy form of wheat that readily soaks up juices and flavor from a dressing made with good olive oil and vinegar, sweet cherry tomatoes and aromatic fresh mint. Serve it as part of a Mediterranean mezze platter for a vegetarian dinner, or pack it along on your next picnic.</b> …

Recipes

Our Most Popular Desserts of 2017

I believe in dessert, always. And no matter the occasion, be it a holiday, potluck, or random Wednesday night, I skew towards no-fuss desserts that …

Crispy, Creamy Latkes Owe It All to the Fat They're Fried In

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Every Jewish family has a different take on latkes. Some are flat and lacy, while others are thick with substantial chew. …

The Easiest-Ever Asparagus Salad

When tender young asparagus come into season, take advantage of their delicate texture and flavor by serving the vegetable raw, as in this pretty salad that takes only a few minutes to prepare. <b><br>Shaved Asparagus Salad</b> <b>Ingredients</b> • 1 Tbs. pine nuts<br>• 1 lb. (500 g) asparagus, tough ends trimmed<br>• 1/4 cup (2 …

Ina Garten's Maple-Roasted Carrot Salad Recipe

<b>Serves 4 for lunch, 6 as a side dish</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>2 pounds carrots, preferably with leafy tops<br>• Good olive oil<br>• Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

Tortellini in Broth | Williams Sonoma Taste

When you’re craving a comforting bowl of soup on a cold winter night but have little time to spare, try this flavorful soup that comes together in minutes, thanks to the use of purchased tortellini, which can be found in the refrigerated section or pasta aisle of most grocery stores. Infusing …

Smoked Sausage and Split Pea Soup

<i>This post is sponsored by</i> <i>USA Pulses & Pulse Canada</i>Did you know that 2016 is the International Year of Pulses? Let’s celebrate!! Pulses are the group …

Thai Quinoa Salad – Carrots & Cake

I love quinoa. But I’m really not a fan of it by itself. Are you? My preference is to enjoy it when it’s “mixed” into something like a pesto quinoa …

Snowball Cookies Recipe

My mother, the queen of Christmas cookies (even years after her death), made dozens and dozens of varieties every year. Some of my earliest cookie memories were of her Christmas snowballs. Buttery and nutty and melt-in-your-mouth tender, they were delicious! What really intrigued me was the …

Bar Cookie Recipes | Williams-Sonoma Taste

You say it’s the holidays, eh? We say: <b>cookie swap</b> or it didn’t happen. Every <b>great cookie tin</b> boasts at least one chewy, perfectly-browned bar cookie, studded with decadent surprises—everything from dried cherries to rolled oats to chopped cashews. From chocolate chip-pecan bars to maple pecan …

Meet your new favorite oatmeal cookie recipe

Big on both size and flavor, these oatmeal currant cookies are sweetened with brown sugar and flavored with notes of vanilla and more than a little cinnamon. They may be generously sized, but plan to bake an extra batch of these reader favorites — they tend to disappear quickly.<p><b>CORNER BAKERY CAFE'S</b> …

Buttermilk Flapjacks

Today is National Pancake Day, the perfect opportunity to sink a fork into a stack of syrup-drenched buttermilk pancakes. Buttermilk is a vintage American ingredient that’s here to stay, and for good reason: it contributes to an exceptionally tender texture and tangy flavor. Fold in berries or …

Tomato and Mozzarella Salad with Pesto | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This light salad—a great way of using up leftover pesto in your fridge—is best served in the summer, when tomatoes are at the peak of their season. Adding grilled chicken or cooked and cooled grains, such as farro or couscous, will transform this side dish into the main event.<p><b>Tomato and Mozzarella</b> …

Plum Buckle | Williams-Sonoma Taste

A buckle is essentially cake on the bottom with fresh fruit on the top. As it bakes, the weight of the fruit causes the cake to sink slightly, lending a homey appearance. Fresh plums are available throughout the summer in a variety of colors, from yellow and green to deep pink, purple and scarlet. …

Think of This Corn Salad as a Vehicle for Eating Lots of Avocado

A salad so easy you can actually have the kind of Summer 2016 people (okay, Drake) write songs about.<p><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, so you can create your own spin. Today,</i> …

Recipes

Grilled Squash and Watermelon Salad Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>2 1/2 tsp. finely grated lime zest<p>1/4 cup lime juice<p>1 1/4 tsp. kosher salt, divided<p>4 …

10 Perfect Potato Salad Recipes for a July 4th Spread

July 4th is fast approaching, so if you're in the mood to throw a barbecue, you'd do well to start planning your menu now. Visions of grilled burgers and beautifully seared steaks may be dancing in your head (they sure are in mine), but sides deserve a spot on the dance floor, too, and a good …

Bundt Cake

From a reverse marble bundt cake to a version featuring applesauce and chocolate chips, here are some amazing recipes to follow when looking to bake …

Citrus & Chickpea Salad Recipe with Lemon Herb Dressing {Healthy New Year Challenge – Week 4}

<i>This healthy chickpea salad recipe is full of flavor from fresh citrus and a bright lemon herb dressing. Eat it on its own or serve it on a bed of</i> …

Green Bean Bundles with Bacon and Brown Sugar

Rated 5 out of 5 by mnboater from So worth it! Yes, it's a bit of prep, but the results are amazing. You have to be careful with timing though. The green beans cook quickly. It' easy to overcook, so keep an eye on it toward the end. Your choice of bacon matters. A stronger flavored applewood bacon …

These Ingredients Are Unexpectedly Great When Roasted

Root vegetables don't own the whole "oven-roasted" game. Next time you fire up the oven, toss one of these ingredients on the sheet pan, too.<p>Around here, fall is better known as "roasted vegetable season." From Parm-roasted cauliflower to sweet and spicy carrots, we just love what the combination …

Recipes

Carrot Slaw Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (8)<p>2 pounds carrots, peeled and ends trimmed<br>• 5 tablespoons country-style Dijon mustard<br>• 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil<br>• 1/4 cup finely chopped …

Whole Wheat Apple Spice Pancakes

<i>Whip up these healthy whole wheat apple spiced pancakes for a breakfast (or dinner!) with some autumnal flare!</i> <br>When my husband and I lived in New …

Strawberry-Cucumber Salad with Lemon Cream

4 Servings<p>Strawberries and cream…and cardamom. The cooling spice and cucumbers give berries an element of intrigue.<p>August 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound strawberries, hulled, quartered<p>3 Persian cucumbers, sliced<p>½ teaspoon ground cardamom<p>Kosher salt<p>3 teaspoons sugar, divided<p>½ cup crème fraîche<p>1 …

Recipes

The science of making a perfect chocolate chip cookie

Baking, much more than other forms of cooking, is a science and not an art. Sure, there are plenty of opportunities to be creative and experiment …

Dessert

This Is the Secret to Better Fruit Cobbler

<b>Heat the oven to 375°F.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 375°F. Coat a 8 or 9-inch square baking dish, or 9-inch pie plate, with …

Baking

Grated Cauliflower Salad with Ginger Lime Dressing

<i>Who knew raw cauliflower could be so good?! This easy, flavorful Grated Cauliflower Salad with Ginger Lime Dressing packs a punch of flavor.</i> <br>If you …