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Tapioca Crepes Recipe

toppings of choice- for crepes, (we use fresh berries and almond butter on the shopping list, but feel free to mix it up with sauteed vegetables, …

Almond butter

Zucchini Noodles with Creamy Avocado Pesto

Happy #MeatlessMonday!No I’m not a vegetarian, but sometimes I just <i>love</i> having a day where the only thing I fill my body with are fresh fruits and …

The World’s Easiest Cookies

What?!? A cookie recipe on my site? Don’t worry—I promise this isn’t an early April Fool’s joke. Longtime readers know that they won’t find many …

Recipes

No More Squeezes of Lemon: The Modern Chef's Acid Arsenal

Today’s chefs are doing way more than adding a squeeze of lemon to food. Take a peek at the modern chef’s acid arsenal.<p>Blood Orange<p>Molly Mitchell of <b>Rose’s Fine Food</b> in <b>Detroit</b> candies the ruby-hued fruit (with hints of berry flavor), great for chopping up and serving atop breakfast, like on Rose’s …

Food

The Best Thing to Do With Old Bananas: Make Chocolate Pudding

I hate to admit it, but I’m a forgetful person. I always mean to do a lot of things but then I get distracted and, wait, what am I talking about? Usually this talent gets me into a lot of trouble, but every once in a while, it works in my favor. Exhibit A: This pudding.<p>Years ago, I begged the chef …

Bananas

Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Lime & Crispy Shallots Recipe

<i>Steph’s note: This Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Lime & Crispy Shallots Recipe comes to you courtesy of my very good friend Rach from Meatified.</i> …

The Food Lab's Guide to Sous Vide Sausage

Get Recipe Sous Vide Sausages<p>Sausages have a reputation for being easy. They've already got the right ratio of fat to meat built in and the right level of salt and seasoning, and they even have a convenient skin around them to ensure that all those juices stay inside where they're supposed to be. …

Food

Stew Science: Why You Shouldn't Cook Your Beef All Day

As anyone who has ever tried to eat at a dozen Nashville hot fried chicken joints in the course of one day can tell you, you absolutely <i>can</i> have too much of a good thing.<p>I used to be of the mindset that if cooking a stew for a long time is a good idea, then cooking it even longer is a better idea. I …

Crispy Golden Pork Belly

This is the best pork belly recipe I’ve made. The pork skin is incredibly crispy, perfectly golden, and the prep work is very minimal compared to all …

Olive Oil Fraud: What's Really in the Bottle in Your Kitchen?

Don't get duped.<p>Unless you survive solely on a diet of dinners out and Seamless deliveries, it’s likely your kitchen cabinet is stocked with at least …

Olive Oil

Spaghetti Squash Bolognese Boats

<i>PSA: I’m offering a free preview copy of Paleo Takeout starting today through February 12th, via this 100% free bundle. A bunch of Paleo-minded</i> …

Recipes

Flip the Script on Al Pastor With Bacon-Wrapped-Roasted-Pineapple Tacos

Get Recipe Slow-Roasted Bacon-Wrapped-Pineapple Tacos<p>You know those actors who seem to spend their entire careers in supporting roles, yet manage to steal every scene they're in? John Goodman. Alan Rickman. You know the type. You always want <i>more</i> of them, but know you can't have it. Wouldn't it be …

Arugula, Sweet Potato, and Walnut Salad With Dashi "Vinaigrette"

Conventional wisdom says that salads should be dressed with vinaigrettes, which, by definition, balance an acid with a fat. Turns out you can break that rule by dropping the acid entirely. In this salad, we make a "vinaigrette" with shoyu-dashi—soy sauce mixed with dashi—for an easy, deeply …

Recipes

Rethinking Vinaigrettes: The Case for Dropping the Acid

Get Recipe Arugula, Sweet Potato, and Walnut Salad With Dashi "Vinaigrette"<p>If you had asked me even a couple of months ago if there was a universal rule to salads, I'd have told you that they all need a vinaigrette. A vinaigrette, I would have continued, is a sauce that, in the simplest sense, is …

The 100 Laws of Muscle | T Nation

There is no perfect training program. In fact, very intelligent, very successful coaches often disagree with one another. That means you're going to …

Fitness

7 Unusual Citrus Fruits and How to Use Them

Brighten your cooking repertoire during these chilly winter months by taking advantage of the abundance of unusual citrus fruits that show up in the markets at this time of year. All are delicious and fragrant in their own rights, and many can be easily substituted for more familiar</b> …

Fruit

Thai-Style Beef With Basil and Chilies (Phat Bai Horapha)

<i>Phat ka-phrao</i> is a ubiquitous street dish in Thailand, where cooks wielding woks will rapidly stir-fry sliced or minced meat flavored with garlic, shallots, fish sauce, and fiery Thai bird chilies, finish it off with a big handful of holy basil, and serve it with rice and perhaps a fried egg on …

Recipes

The Food Lab: The Best Guacamole (and the Science of Avocados)

Get Recipe The Best Basic Guacamole<p><b>BONUS: 12+ Ways to Doctor Up Your Guacamole »</b><p>Guacamole and I have come a long way together. It's one of the earliest foods I remember eating. My mother would make a batch heavy with tomato and onion every time we had a potluck event at my school. I'd hit it first …

Bacon & Sausage Braised Cabbage

I’ve decided that this year is the year of visiting friends. Which means I want to visit San Diego, Washington, Portland and Pittsburgh. That’s all I …

Bacon

Low Carb Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars Recipe (dairy free, Paleo)

I saw a similar recipe for chocolate chip cookie bars online but it was not gluten free by any stretch of the imagination. I thought I would see if I …

Chocolate

Lemon Poppyseed Pancakes

Yesterday was effing rough. I haven’t hated the world that much in a loooong time. I’m usually a pretty positive person. I have my time of the month …

Pancakes

Thanksgiving No-Bake Chocolate Caramel Tarts

I absolutely positively 100% adore this recipe. I love it, I want it, I gotta have it. The leftovers are sitting in my fridge right now, just calling …

Chocolate

Breakfast Stuffed Peppers

Good morning, sunshine! Get your day off to a bright and delicious start with these easy breakfast-themed stuffed peppers – if you’re looking for …

Breakfast

The Preparation

I will be sharing some keto recipes that call for low carb tortillas in the near future, so I thought I’d share my take on a popular version making …

Slow Cooker Goat Curry

Whenever I make this slow cooker goat curry, I make sure to relish each and every bite of it. It disappears quickly around here. The sauce is full of …

Recipes

Indian-Style Pulled Pork

Who doesn’t love barbecue? Juicy, slow-cooked meat smothered with sauce… oh it’s so good. Well, all you barbecue lovers are in for a treat because …

Pork

2-ingredient Rice Flour Roti

I have been waiting for today to share this recipe with you…<p>Why today? Because this is a magical recipe and I wanted to share it on the three-year …

Recipes

Gluten-free Banana Malpua (Cardamom Spiced Banana Pancake)

If it looks like a pancake, smells like a pancake and tastes like a pancake, then it probably is a<p>pancakemalpua.<p>Say whaat?<p>Yep, you heard me right. I …

Cardamom

Chocolate Mug Cake

I am back with another 5 ingredient recipe! This chocolate mug cake is ready in minutes. It’s perfect for when a sweet craving strikes… instead of …