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Baked Balsamic Vegetables and Roasted Garlic

Even if you don’t readily know the name, you’ve certainly taken notice of their brightly colored hues of their noticeably durable, obviously quality …

A One-Pot Indian Comfort Food for Sickness & Health, Summer & Winter

For many Indians, khichdi—a one-pot meal of rice cooked with lentils and vegetables—is a comfort food and a diet staple. There are hundreds of recipes for preparing it and hundreds of ways of consuming it. Many Bengalis enjoy khichdi with an assorted platter of deep-fried vegetables and fried fish, …

Recipes

9 Spring Salad Recipes You'll Actually Want To Eat

Now that spring is in full swing, it's time to start filling up on lighter, fresher foods. But that doesn't mean you have to settle for a plate of plain greens with barely anything on them. Here, we've rounded up nine salad recipes that include unique combinations of delicious, satisfying …

The 24 Best Websites For Discount Furniture And Decor

Clear eyes, full carts, can't lose.<p>When decorating a new space, it’s important to know which pieces are worth the investment, and which are worth finding for cheap. But let’s be honest ― we’ll take a good deal any day.<p>Thankfully, you don’t have to expend tons of time or energy searching for the …

Dinner Tonight: Lentil Meatballs with Indian Fenugreek Sauce

<b>This Indian-leaning vegan meal meets all the criteria of a great weeknight dinner option: it's nutritious, tastes very good, relies on many pantry staples, and is ready in an hour or less.</b> But there's another element that makes it worthy of your Tuesday dinner table—it comes with a bit of cultural …

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Slow Cooker Lemon Rosemary Lentil Soup

Fresh vegetables, lemon and rosemary become an amazingly hearty soup with minimal effort. Carrots, onion, yellow bell pepper and red lentils are …

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DIY Creamy Body Butter

Man alive, it is dry here in southern Arizona. My poor little guys suffer from dry patches on their skin and this is the go to lotion of choice. I’ve …

Warm Up With a High-Protein Crockpot Soup

The kitchen appliance I can't live without once the weather cools off? My little red crockpot. Things might get busy during this season, but there's no reason I can't make a quick dinner that's delicious <i>and</i> healthy; all it requires is a few minutes of advance prep. This high-protein, vitamin-A-rich …

Slow Cookers

Grilled Breaded Tofu Steaks with Spinach Salad and Tomato Flaxseed Bread - Favourite Recipes, Recipes, Vegetables

Get prepared for a feast!<p>About a week ago, I saw a picture of breaded tofu steak that was cut in a slanted way, and it looked so good I had to try …

The Food Lab: Introducing Vegetables Wellington, the Plant-Based Vegan Roast Even Meat Eaters Will Want

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>As someone who consciously goes vegan for a month out of every year, and who maintains a mostly vegetable- and grain-based diet throughout the rest of the year, I've given more than a little thought to vegan recipes, …

Kale Pomegranate Crunch Salad

I’m going to push the pause button on holiday eating and grab a hold of this salad. It’s just about all I can do to step away from the lasagna, fried …

potato kugel

Among the great Ashkenazi soul food traditions — bagels, lox, chicken noodle soup, challah, brisket and its cousins, pastrami and corned beef — few …

Homemade Vanilla & Free Labels

Looking for the perfect homemade gift? Vanilla is the way to go, with only two ingredients! Plus Free Printable Labels!<p>130<p>746

The Recipe for Patti LaBelle's Famous Sweet Potato Pie

It was Christmas come early at the <i>Vogue</i> offices—Patti LaBelle’s nearly sold-out Sweet Potato Pie arrived, and the excitement was palpable. Several editors gathered around the eight-inch pie, ripped open the box, and dug in. “That is pretty damn good for $3.48,” one exclaimed. “Like, …

Sweet Potatoes

date breakfast squares

Thanksgiving may be my favorite holiday, I may look forward to stuffing, green bean casserole and all the pie the way normal people might anticipate …

Recipes

Aroma Housewares 20 Cup Cooked (10 cup uncooked) Digital Rice Cooker, Slow Cooker, Food Steamer, SS Exterior (ARC-150SB)

This fits your .<p>by entering your model number.<p>Aroma is the #1 rice cooker brand in the US<p>Capacity: yields up to 20-cup of cooked rice<p>Steams meat and …

What Madhur Jaffrey Wants You to Know About Masala Chai

If there’s one thing Madhur Jaffrey wants you to know, it’s this: <b>In India, “chai” just means tea.</b> Ordinary tea. While many of us associate chai with a sweet, milky, heavily-spiced beverage, for an Indian this would be “masala chai” or “masala tea” (“masala” meaning spices).<p>(And if there’s a second …

32 Genius Recipes for Thanksgiving

It's not too late to give this year's Thanksgiving menu a little genius boost. You can still take measures to save your turkey from overcooking, just by sprinkling salt on it ahead (peek at the 300+ comments and you'll see that this simple move will give you the best turkey you've ever tasted—even …

November 6

This one goes out to my friend Natalie. One night early last month, she and hers were over for dinner, and I made an applesauce cake with caramel …

The Best Sweet Potato Cake is Entirely Gluten-Free

Got sweet potatoes? Then why make pie when you can have cake? And <b>why not also ditch the all-purpose flour for something more interesting?</b><p>As it happens, a combination of rice and oat flours makes the world’s best carrot cake—really—so why shouldn’t the same combo of flours and spices make an amazing …

Cream Cheese

Yeast Isn't Just For Bread: Add It to Cakes, Too

Yeast is the fabulously curious ingredient that's alive even though it’s neither a plant nor an animal.<p>Technically, it’s a variety of fungus, and was likely discovered simply by accident, when a mixture of flour and water was left a little too long and naturally occurring yeasts began to ferment …

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Why This Butternut Squash Cake is Better Than Pumpkin Pie

It's a well-known fact around the Food52 office that if Amanda Hesser sits you at the center of her dinner party table it's because you're funny (or at least <i>more</i> funny than the people way down at the end).<p>And if that holds true for where desserts land on the table (and I have to believe it does), …

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On short notice

It's hard to start a post when I'm bored with the photograph(s) I have for it. The alternate title for this post is "A Life Fraught with Difficulty, …

Dinner Tonight: Carrot, Sweet Potato, and Red Lentil Soup

What makes a weeknight meal great? How about one that's little spicy, full of vegetables, and takes under an hour to prepare? Plus, if you're anything like us, you'll take any excuse to add a spoonful of yogurt to as many dishes as possible (bonus points if you use up all of your last yogurt dregs).<p>…

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Ginger Cookies You Can Make Your Own

<i>I thought of these ginger cookies as my own—until I learned how my friend was making them.</i><p>I’ve been making the ginger cookie recipe below for easily 20 years. I have added and subtracted the amounts of fresh and dried and candied ginger and I have varied the type and amount of flour: You’ll find a …

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These 12 Recipes May Make You Actually Crave Leafy Greens

As far as September-through-November market offerings go, the leafy greens tend to fall pretty low on the totem pole. (There are squashes, after all, and a pumpkin is generally a whole lot cuter and more inspiring than a leaf of kale.) But fall is arguably the time we should be paying <i>most</i> attention …

Flavors

oat and wheat sandwich bread

It’s a shame bread has taken a beating over the last decade or so, because there’s little on this earth — I mean, save the obvious stuff, babies in …

13 Places to Put Peanut Butter (Besides a PB&J)

We're not here to say that the PB&J isn't a solid lunch—in fact, we're big fans, and certainly not ones to mess with perfectly matched pairs like peanut butter and jelly.<p>But peanut butter makes a pretty perfect pair with a whole lot more than jam. Give your old standby a break without giving up the …

The Best (Kale and Cheese) Scone on the Eastern Seaboard

<i>Introducing your new favorite baked good. Bonus: It has kale in it!</i><p>If you have friends in Portland, Maine, you've probably heard about Tandem Coffee and Bakery. Not only is it turning out some of the most delicious baked goods I've ever tasted, it's also one of the coolest-looking coffee shops …

Afternoon Tea