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Hearty Soups and Stews Perfect for Chilly Days

There's a recipe in here with your name on it.<p><b>There's nothing like a bowl of hearty, hot soup or stew</b> to warm you up from the inside-out. Whether you go vegetarian (Italian veggie soup) or meaty (hello, braised oxtail), there's a recipe here with your name on it.

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Giant, Giant Granny Square Blanket

As a child we often travelled to my maternal grandparent’s house for the holidays. I loved my Grandma Cordelia’s old house, especially all of its …

Black Bean and Corn Burgers Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> These veggie burgers are a little bit spicy, thanks to a mixture of paprika, cumin, and chili, and a little bit sweet, thanks to fresh summer corn. They've got texture, taste, and tons of nutrition, too. —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 4 to 6</b><p>1 small yellow onion, chopped<br>• 1 clove garlic, minced<br>• 1 …

Burgers

Diane Kochilas' Pasta with Yogurt and Caramelized Onions Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This secret just might change your life: you can, and should, dress pasta with Greek yogurt, especially if you also then top it with caramelized onions and grated pecorino. Adapted slightly from <b>The Glorious Foods of Greece</b> (William Morrow Cookbooks, 2001). —Genius Recipes<p><b>Serves: 4 to 6</b><p>…

Onions

Yotam Ottolenghi & Sami Tamimi's Basic Hummus Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is simple and the results are perfect, but here's the real coup: Most from-scratch hummus recipes involve simmering the chickpeas for 1 1/2 to 2 hours. Ottolenghi and Tamimi's are done in 20 to 40 minutes. How? See step 2. Briefly cooking the soaked chickpeas directly with …

Chickpeas

Divine Gluten

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is an adaptation of the one that I'm told originates with Homesick Texan, although I couldn't find it on her blog. (I did become excessively distracted by her other offerings, however, including desserts made with Dr. Pepper WEE OO!) Hers calls for pecans and chili powder, …

Dessert

Braised Moroccan Chicken and Olives Recipe on Food52

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Banana-Peanut Butter Chia Seed Muffins

Made with bananas, peanut butter, and chia seeds, these muffins pack a lot of healthy elements into one breakfast treat. ...MORE+ LESS-<p>Girl Versus …

Breakfast

Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

Vegan and vegetarian dishes were one of our biggest and most popular categories of recipes in 2013 — with good reason! 15 fresh vegan + vegetarian recipes we love: http://thekitc.hn/18ZyPwJ

Vegan Hoppin' John

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Want some good luck in 2014? Make a pot of Hoppin' John.</i><p>Hoppin’ John is a traditional Southern New Year’s dish; they say that eating it on January 1st will bring you …

Tomatoes

Sugar Pie Pumpkin Pie

This time of year, everything is pumpkin. Pumpkin lattes, pumpkin soup, pumpkin beer. And while I occasionally indulge (especially in the pumpkin …

Farro with Roasted Sweet Potato, Kale and Pomegranate Seeds Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> My Indian mother-in-law introduced me to the ins and outs of pomegranate peeling many years ago. She changes into old clothes and lays out a generous layer of newspaper (making sure everyone has finished reading it first) across the kitchen table, then sits down to work with a sharp …

Sweet Potatoes

Shepherd's Pie with Sweet Potatoes Recipe on Food52

• 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided<br>• 2 large sweet potatoes, scrubbed well<br>• 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided<br>• 2 teaspoons vegetable oil<br>• 1 pound ground lamb (or beef), not too lean<br>• Salt<br>• 1/2 large onion, chopped<br>• 1/2 cup finely chopped carrot<br>• 1 teaspoon tomato paste<br>• 1 tablespoon flour<br>• 1 cup beef stock or …

Sweet Potatoes

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

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Eggplant Parmesan Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is my Nonna's recipe and most of the ingredients came from her beloved garden. She used to fry the eggplant in egg and flour, but I only use flour and fry them on baking sheets in a hot oven. I always thought the egg batter soaked up too much of the sauce. My version makes it …

Italian Food

Hiking the John Muir Trail: Going Out to Go In

“I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ~ John Muir<p>Drawing wild-eyed wanderers and scruffy-haired men from around the world, the 211-mile John Muir Trail has a reputation of immeasurable proportions. Making its way …

Jennifer Lawrence to produce and star in Rules of Inheritance

The actor is to do both in director Susanne Bier's film, written by Abi Morgan and based on Claire Bidwell Smith's grief memoir<p>Jennifer Lawrence is set to produce and star in the Susanne Bier drama Rules of Inheritance, based on Claire Bidwell Smith's acclaimed memoir.<p>Based on a screenplay by The …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Watch How to Quick Pickle (Like They Do in Restaurants!)

Watch how we quick-pickle anything in a handy dandy Instagram video (the first in a series showing you how to step up your kitchen technique game)<p>When Instagram video debuted, we knew it was going to be fun to play around with, but we weren't sure exactly how useful it would be for actually …

Vegetables

Chicken with Salsa Verde

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 5–6-ounce skinless, boneless chicken breasts<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>2 cups low-salt chicken broth<p>1 pound tomatillos, cut into 1-inch pieces, or 1 1/2 cups salsa verde<p>1 medium onion, thinly …

Salsa