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Make This Lentil Potato Soup and Eat It All Week

At the start of the new year I take inventory of my pantry. I check to see what I'm running low on and what staples I need to stock up on or, …

Food

WATCH: How to Make Inihaw na Pusit (Stuffed Grilled Squid)

Pusit (squid) is an easy ingredient to work with. Jazz up your usual grilled squid by stuffing it with a savory-sweet mix of onions, bell peppers, …

Kidney Beans Curry (Rajma Curry) | Indian Cooking Recipes | #CookwithAnisa #recipeoftheday

Today we are making Kidney Beans Curry which is also known traditionally as Rajma Curry. This delicious, tasty and spicy vegetarian comfort food is amazing, and can be eaten with Chapati, Naan or Rice.<p>Chapati Recipe: https://youtu.be/wuAYZvMDons<p>Naan Recipe: https://youtu.be/8vNBBDGBg6k<p>Rice Recipe: …

Ingredient Spotlight: Gochujang, the Backbone of Korean Cooking - One Green Planet

Have you heard of gochujang? It’s a bright, red spicy red chili paste that is very similar to African harissa in the way that it is used. You may …

Cast Iron Skillet

Pork Belly Satay ~ Recipe

Ingredients<p>600 grams pork belly with skin removed<p>2 stalks lemongrass<p>15 shallots<p>4 cloves garlic<p>4 slices ginger<p>2 tablespoons coriander powder<p>2 …

Spices

Haryali Fish Tikka | Indian Recipes

Pound the ginger and garlic together in a pestle & mortar to form a coarse paste. In a bowl add the lime juice, white pepper powder & oil to the …

18 Classic Stir-Fries Everyone Should Learn How to Make

Learning how to make classic stir-fries means you don't have to resort to takeout every time a craving strikes. You might be surprised by how easy beef and broccoli, chicken lo mein, shrimp pad Thai, and more restaurant favorites are to cook at home. Ditch the delivery fee and stay in with these 18 …

You Can Lose Up To 4 Inches Of Your Waist In 10 Days With This Recipe From a Russian Herbalist!

The secret of her balm is horseradish. She claims that horseradish extremely encourages the losing weight, and this is just one of its many benefits …

11 Secret Ingredients to Take Your Roasted Potatoes to the Next Level

How excited do you get when you think about roasted potatoes? Probably not very. There's nothing wrong with simply tossing potatoes with olive oil, salt, and pepper and calling it a day, but there are so many "secret" ingredients that will take your side dish from forgettable to memorable. With the …

Rio Ready - Brazilian Braised Pork

<b>Brazil is very ‘now’ because of the run up to the Olympics and we have been very busy here in our test kitchen testing and developing some fabulous</b> …

How to give your home to your children tax-free

Before the days of income and estate taxes, adult children often just moved into the family home after their parents died. Unfortunately, it’s not …

Retirement

Lemongrass Beef Stew Recipe

Heat oil in a large, heavy-bottomed pot over medium heat. Sauté onions, ginger, and garlic until fragrant but not browned. Add lemongrass, turmeric, …

Mexican Corn On The Cob

<i>This Mexican corn on the cob recipe, inspired by elote or street corn in Mexico, tempers spicy chipotle with the tang of lime and the sweetness of</i> …

Cooking

Toum: The Secret Sauce for Great Lebanese Food

The first thing to know about the magical Lebanese sauce toum is that it’s a high-risk, high-reward endeavor. The risk is failure, but on the other …

Lebanon

Keralan chicken curry with chillies and coconut milk

SERVES<p>3-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>½ tsp turmeric powder<br>• 1 tbsp Greek yogurt, lightly whisked<br>• 800g chicken on the bone, skinned and jointed<br>• 3 tbsp vegetable oil<br>• 2 green birds eye chillies, slit lengthways<br>• 170g large white onion, thinly sliced<br>• 140g tomatoes, pureed to a smooth paste<br>• 100ml water<br>• 100ml thick coconut …

Indian Recipes

Skirt Steak and Coconut Lime Rice

Serve up an impressive-looking yet super-simple meal that doesn't take as long as you might think—the steak and rice cook at the same time, and …

Yangnyeom Chicken (Spicy Korean Fried Chicken)

Wash chicken wings, and drain thoroughly. Mix with the salt, pepper, and ginger. Marinate for 20 to 30 minutes.<p>Heat a pan over medium low heat. Add 1 …

Easy Picadillo recipe - Ground beef and Potatoes

“Sponsored post by Mirum Shopper. All opinions are my own.” #SaboreaTuVerano <br>Let me start off by saying that I’m pretty sure every household in …

Food

5 Foil-Pack Recipes to Fire Up on Your Grill

Since the sun started setting closer to 9pm, we’ve been packing our weekends with outdoor activities. There’s just something about being outside that energizes our creativity, and we admit that we are darn lucky having both the mountains and the beach in our backyard. Whether it’s north, east, west …

20 best Chinese recipes: part 1

Kenneth Lo’s egg fried rice<p>Simple as it is, this is a satisfying dish to eat even with only a very limited amount of accompaniments, such as some chopped pickles, or just a tablespoon or two of soy sauce.<p>Serves 2-3, with at least one other dish<b><br>onion</b> 1 medium-sized<b><br>eggs</b> 2<b><br>salt</b> 1 tsp<b><br>spring onions</b></b> …

Food & Dining

Marinade this: Bulgogi Recipe – Korean Barbequed Beef

There are three dishes in Korean cuisine most people are familiar with. The first one is kimchee, fermented spicy cabbage. Either you love kimchee or …

From Thai to Indian: 9 Easy Ethnic Recipes Your Family Will Love

From Shrimp Pad Thai to Chicken Curry, all of these recipes are deliciously family-friendly, with flavors mild enough for the kids but authentic enough for more adventurous eaters.<p><b>1. Shrimp Pad Thai</b><p>Everything you need for this delicious Shrimp Pad Thai, you can find at your local grocery store -- …

Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos Are Making All Our Snacking Dreams Come True

<i>If you're not familiar with the food blog Love & Lemons, do yourself a favor and check it out. Jeanine Donofrio's</i> plant-centric recipes <i>are as</i> …

How to Make Zhug, the Yemenite Hot Sauce You'll Want to Put on Everything

Last week, when I wrote about my recipe for <i>phat phrik khing</i>, I tried my absolute darnedest to convince you that a good mortar and pestle belongs in the arsenal of any home cook. It will actually extract more flavor from herbs and spices than a food processor or blender ever can, producing chili …

Put Down the Pad Thai and Try These Dishes Instead

It's time to branch out from your takeout Pad Thai addiction. These are the dishes you should be ordering instead—according to some of our favorite Thai food chefs.<p>Sixty percent of the time, we want Thai takeout all the time. Thai food masterfully walks a delicate line between salty, spicy, sour, …

Thai Food

Hong Kong gem captures flavors of Thai street food

Chachawan's vibrant setting is a mix of color, taste and sound.[Photo by Mike Peters/China Daily] There are secrets you can treasure keeping to …

Flavors

Green Lentil Curry with Kale

<i>Haray Lentils aur Kale</i><p>This is almost a meal in itself, nutritionally complete if you add some whole-grain pita bread (or rice) and yogurt on the …

Curries

Quick Chicken Tikka Masala

Aromatic spices and tangy yogurt give great flavor to this fast and healthy version of everyone's favorite weeknight Indian meal.

Curries