Laura Dean Langston

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How to Use Fresh Herbs, from Chervil and Chives to Mint and Tarragon

From chervil and chives to tarragon and mint, a primer on the most flavorful little leaves you'll eat all summer<p>Come summer, when mint takes over the garden and basil is piled high at farmers' markets, fresh herbs are more than a garnish, they're the star of many of our meals. They add dimension to …

10 unusual herbs to grow

Many of us grow herbs such as rosemary, chives and parsley for their ornamental as well as culinary value.<p>Advertisement<p>Indispensable as these plants …

Vertical-Growing Herbal Vines

01 of 04<p>This lovely herb has a scented bloom that will make you fall in love every time you smell it. The scent alone is enough reason to plant this …

The Beauty and Ease of Growing Lemongrass

I do a lot of Asian cooking at home, and one of my favorite ingredients to use is lemongrass. It can be added to all types of teas, soups and …

One Ingredient, Many Ways: Basil

Credit: Helen Rosner<p>SWEET<p><b>Basil Gelato</b><br>Sweets like a creamy gelato bring out basil's floral notes.<p><b>Food 52: Wild Berry Basil Panna Cotta</b><br>This creamy, …

11 Super Herbs and Spices for Your Health

There’s a reason explorers traveled thousands of miles and crossed oceans for herbs and spices. Besides making cuisine more delectable, they’ve been long used to promote health and cure disease.<p>We’ve already covered the super foods you should consider, so this time we’ll take a look at the herbs …

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Vegetarian Tortilla Soup

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 10 mins<br>• Cook Time: 20 mins<br>• Total Time: 30 minutes<br>• Yield: 2 to 4<br>• Category: Entree<br>• Cuisine: Mexican<p>★★★★★<p>4.9 from 34 reviews<p>…

Your Photos: Ingredient Prep

Your Instagram photos prove that this week, you've been hard at work. You've chopped onions, you've cracked eggs, you've sifted flour, you've pitted avocados, and on top of all that, you've arranged all of your ingredients in your most prized mixing bowls and measuring cups. Now it's time to enjoy …

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Butterkuchen

Butterkuchen means 'Butter Cake' in German. It's part of a family of sheet cakes (called Blechkuchen) that are often made with yeasted dough. This is …

Cranberry Upside Down Cake Recipe

This is probably TMI, but for years I’ve harbored a fantasy of creating a holiday card of me lying in bathtub covered with cranberries. Sort of like …

Pimento Cheese Twice Baked Potatoes Recipe

Sharp cheddar and roasted red peppers give these twice-baked potatoes the rich and addictive flavor of pimento cheese.<p><b>Read more: Grilling: Pimento Cheese Twice-Baked Potatoes</b><p>Ingredients1 medium red bell pepper4 russet potatoes, scrubbed6 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, grated1/2 cup sour cream6 …

Fresh Herb and Gruyere Cheese Puffs

It’s almost time for us to think about Thanksgiving gravy, holiday cocktail parties, and wrapping paper.<p>And holiday cards, and party dresses, and …

Green Bean Casserole Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 666

Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes | Slideshow

We could stare at this staggeringly stunning tempura all day—and eat it all night. Talk about a nifty tactic to get us to eat our veggies.<p>Roast …

Gratin Recipes | Slideshow

Fennel turns meltingly tender and oh so sweet when slowly, slowly, slowly braised in cream, cheese, and butter. One more reason to be enamored with …

Better Than Pumpkin: Homemade Winter Squash Butter

<i>It's</i> always <i>more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Sarah from The Yellow House walks us through a squash transformation you'll want to try immediately, and spread on everything.</i><p>At this time of …

Recipes

Gramercy Tavern's Monkey Bread

To make this monkey bread, balls of buttery brioche are rolled in cinnamon sugar, proofed, and baked in caramel sauce. As if brioche on its own wasn't indulgent enough, <i>The Gramercy Tavern Cookbook</i> uses liberal amounts of heavy cream, dark brown sugar, and fresh vanilla bean as the perfect foil for …

A Week's Worth of Recipes from Pok Pok

<i>This week's guest editor is JJ Goode, the writer behind Andy Ricker's new cookbook, Pok Pok. This week, JJ shares some of his favorite recipes from the book, interviewed Andy about Thai cooking, and convinced us all to pick up a book and get in the kitchen.</i><p><i>Today, we'll take one last journey into</i> …

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7 Reinvented Cornbreads

Everyone wants more cornbread. This holiday season, toss out those boring rolls that serve only as vehicles for swiping up remaining streaks of cranberry sauce from your plate. Instead, fill up your bread basket with fluffy, crumbly cornbread scented with fresh thyme. If you prefer a more …

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Traditional New England Thanksgiving

All along the grey and November-cold East Coast, Thanksgiving is the meal we most look forward to setting the family table for each year. A perfectly …

Reality Check: We Try Subway's New Sriracha Steak and Chicken Melts

I have never read a book in <i>The Hunger Games</i> series, nor have I ever seen any of the films. I believe, and I'll add in the words <i>spoiler alert</i> here, that the central plot point is kids hunting each other. And also there may be a character named Catnip. (Okay, okay, the actual name of the character is …

19 Great Ways To Cook Your Thanksgiving Turkey

The day of feasting approaches, and bits of turkey advice waft on the breeze like autumn leaves. But what's the right way? Well, that depends.

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