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Serious Entertaining: A Comforting Vegetarian Dinner

The other day I came home to find a pile of comforters on the couch, a pile of used tissues on the living room table, and a half empty box of NyQuil on the floor. There have been times in my life when I thought animate objects were talking to me, but those occasions have been few and far between …

Squash and Broccoli Rabe Lasagna

10 to 12 Servings<p>This vegetarian revelation balances the meaty sweetness of butternut squash with bitter broccoli rabe and a creamy sauce. Serve it with a simple salad (click for recipe)<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Filling<p>2 2-lb. butternut squash, peeled, halved, seeded, cut crosswise into …

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Pancetta Slaw with Chili

<b>Author Notes:</b> I think I can safely say that every meal I fix these days is somehow inspired by the meal I had at Animal, in Los Angeles. Of course, they would scoff at the veggies present in this dish, and question the lack of fried egg on top, but I wanted to take the experience and apply it to my …

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12 Things That Prove Cauliflower Is the Most Magical Food on the Planet

Oh, did you think you were about to bite into a delicious BBQ chicken wing? THINK AGAIN. Cauliflower has been rising into vegetable stardom the last …

Easy Root Vegetable and Kale Soup

<i>Vegan lunches can -- and should -- be a lot more interesting than bare salads or carrot sticks and hummus. New Veganism columnist Gena Hamshaw will be sharing inspiration for midday meals that stave off both hunger and boredom.</i><p><i>Today: Roast root vegetables. Purée. Heat with stock. Add in kale. The</i> …

Delicious, Nutritious, Cruciferous: Roasted Cauliflower!

A tasty, no-nonsense vegetable makes for a tasty, no-nonsense main<p><i>Hallelujah, the weekend is in sight, and you need a no-brainer dinner tonight. Quick Main Thursday has you covered.</i><p>We’re thinking of a vegetable. It’s easy to cook. It’s delicious and perfect for wintertime. It rhymes with …

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Pearl Couscous with Roasty Roots, Chickpeas, and Pepitas

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p><i>Today: The star of your next potluck -- or brown bag lunch, or dinner party.</i><p>WHO: Cristinasciarra is a writer, cook, food blogger, …