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These Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower Bites Are Irresistible — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Daniel Kalder picks five books that get inside the minds of dictators

Stalin’s claustrophobic life at the Kremlin, Mussolini’s failed campaign against Mickey Mouse, and how Jean-Paul Sartre became one of Mao’s ‘useful idiots’<p>Although Stalin was for decades the supreme leader of the largest country on Earth, he saw little of his empire, rarely venturing beyond the …

20 things to do with chickpeas

<b>Because few pantry ingredients are as generous as the humble chickpea.</b><p>Chickpeas are so magnificently versatile, it’s no wonder we’ve been eating them …

17 Easy Stir Fry Recipes That'll Be on the Dinner Table in No Time

Put down that packet of premade stir-fry sauce, and prepare to give the classic quick-and-easy dinner a healthy and tasty update. Stir-fries are the …

Food

19 Tofu Recipes to Treat Your Curd the Way It Deserves

Though tofu often gets a bad rap in this country, it's <i>so</i> much more than a bland substitute for meat. Its mild flavor makes it incredibly versatile, and, in many East Asian dishes, like <i>mapo tofu</i>, it's often combined with pork or beef for an intriguing interplay of flavors and textures. Nevertheless, …

Six Latin American Novels That Are Pushing Boundaries

Let’s start with real talk: In the English-speaking world, and above all in the U.S., Latin American literature is all too often pigeonholed, …

27 Healthy Dinner Recipes That Let Your Oven Do Most of the Work

When terms like <i>bomb cyclone</i>, <i>deep freeze</i>, and <i>arctic air</i> are being used to describe the decidedly frightful weather, you’re probably looking for every …

Cooking

These Sheet Pan Garlic Mushrooms Are Side Dish Goals

We often see mushrooms as a welcome addition to an already tasty side dish or protein on a menu, but we forget they are delicious all on their own. …

Cooking

This Trick Works Every Time for Crispy Tofu

No matter how you drain it or press it, tofu is a fickle thing. Especially when you want it to have a crisped exterior and flavor-packed interior. Deep frying it will do the trick, but doing that at home isn’t always possible (or safe), and many of us are trying our darnedest to stick to our …

27 Lentil Recipes for Easy Weeknight Meals

We love lentils here at Kitchn. They are magically easy to cook on the stove, and versatile enough to go into a wide range of cuisines. Plus, they …

Healthy Eating

16 Thrifty Cooking Tips That'll Save You Some Serious Cash

Save that money!<p>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

Miso-Ginger Chicken Salad

For this super-simple, flavor-packed salad, we dressed the shredded meat from a rotisserie chicken with a tangy, gingery miso-based dressing. Sliced …

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

5 Henri Cartier-Bresson Photography Composition Lessons

Henri Cartier-Bresson was the master of photography composition.Below are some visual analyses of his pictures.1. Bicycle // Henri Cartier-Bresson …

Healthy Nacho Recipes

Notorious for being a calorie bomb of meat and cheese, these healthy nacho recipes take a lighter spin on this Tex-Mex favorite. Highlighting unique …

Cheese Dreams Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°. Beat cheese and butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until blended. Beat in heavy cream and next 5 …

25 of Our Favorite Quick-Cooking Soups

One of the best things about fall is the return of soup season. There are few things more comforting on a chilly evening than a warm bowl of soup …

Cooking

27 books that can change your life forever

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move …

Best Ever Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Melt the butter and add in the garlic and fry until fragrant (about one minute). Add in the …

17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genre

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction …

Vegetarian Friendly Smoky Lentil Soup Recipe

Step 1<p>Heat the olive oil in large deep frying pan over a low-medium heat. Add the garlic, onion and smoked paprika and stir constantly for about 10 …

Parmesan Garlic Roasted Potatoes

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>Potatoes cut into small size pieces.<br>A few tbsps of olive oil.<br>2-3 minced cloves of garlic.<br>1 to 2 tbsps of fresh chopped parsley.<br>Fresh …

Our 10 Most Popular Soup Recipes of All Time

Even though soup is a year-round staple in my house, right about now is when it reaches peak comfort-food status. Whether you're making one that …

Food Preservation

21 Lentil Recipes That Go Way Beyond Just Soup and Curry

Lentils may not be the most attractive ingredient in town, but that doesn’t mean they should be avoided. Full of protein and fiber, easy to prepare, …

Healthy Eating

Spam and Kimchi Fried Rice Recipe

Heat oil in a wok over medium-high heat. Add luncheon meat; cook for 2 minutes.<p>Add onions, garlic, and ginger; sauté for 1 minute. Add kimchi and …

Best Ever Browned Butter Honey Garlic Salmon

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Arrange oven shelf about 8-inches away from heat element in your oven. Preheat your oven to broil (or grill in Australia).<p>2<p>Done<p>Place butter …

Fast Weekday Meals

Weeknight dinners can sometimes be a challenge, but not with these ultrafast recipes: Filling and nourishing, they all hit the table in 30 minutes or …

5 Healthy Egg Recipes to Get You Through the Busiest Days

Food

19 Dinner Party Ideas That Look Fancy but Don’t Take Much Effort

Dinner parties always seem like a great idea. Good food, good company, no corkage fees, no need to even leave your home… but if you’re the host, they …