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21 Quinoa Recipes Literally Anyone Can Make

The food world is full of trends. I'm sure you've heard mention of kale, green juice, avocado toast, acai bowls, and quinoa all at least once. Some people (a lot of people) embrace these trends wholeheartedly, wearing Kale shirts and juice cleansing to their hearts' delight, while others shame such …

Food & Dining

19 Glorious Ways To Cook With Coffee

In case you hadn't noticed, we're low-key obsessed with coffee. It's both delicious and keeps us going day in and day out. It's also surprisingly versatile, as evidenced by these 19 spectacular recipes for breakfast, dinner and everything in between.<p><b>Coffee-Rubbed Prime Rib Roast with Gorgonzola</b> …

Recipes

6 Breakfasts That Are Scientifically Proven To Put You In A Good Mood

What you eat--and when you eat--plays a huge role in how you feel. If you need further proof that food affects your mood, think about how you feel after that first glorious cup of coffee in the morning (or, OK, after ravaging that bag of mini Kit Kats on a particularly crappy day). Here, six ways …

Breakfast

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 -- …

Recipes

Ahhh -- Spring: 8 Recipes To Welcome The Season

It's about time: extended daylight, bike rides and a new crop of fresh produce. What better way to welcome the warmer weather than with some fresh seasonal recipes.<p><b>1. Baby Spinach with Fresh Berries, Pecans & Goat Cheese in Raspberry Vinaigrette</b><p>Fresh berries make an elegant addition to this salad …

Recipes

Easy Vegetarian Pasta Salad Recipe

One of my favorite and easy things to eat and make is a salad. However, sometimes a salad with just vegetables is unsatisfying. I grew up influenced by my parents, who cook each day and believe that every dish must have a combination of fragrance, taste and color. The below recipe is a variation of …

17 Steel-Cut Oat Recipes That Will Make Anyone A Morning Person

We've never been so excited to wake up in the morning.<p>Breakfast is the most challenging of meals. Between checking e-mail, getting ready for the day and shooing kids out the door for school, this early-morning meal is usually the first thing to fall by the wayside.<p>But it's true what they say: It's …

Recipes

11 Cocktails to Be Inspired By in SF

Looking to shake things up the next time you're eating out? Flip over to the cocktail menu for a handcrafted drink that'll add an exciting twist to your meal. Whether it's a splash of something smoky, a fruity concoction or a savory blend straight up or on the rocks, San Francisco is home to a …

Springtime Jalapeno Feta Mango Salsa

Hello warm weather. You are welcomed with open arms, lots of barbecues, flowery dresses and beach volleyball. Some of the vital components that make up my life.<p>Not to mention this salsa. It's feels a little more like a summer salsa than springtime salsa but when you live in California springtime = …

Mexican Food

Pop This! Move Over Popcorn

Hi! I'm Julie Resnick, co-founder of feedfeed, a global community of people that love to cook, sharing the things they make on hashtag #feedfeed on social media.<p>Reviewing thousands of submissions on #feedfeed each day from our Instagram community, often times I'll see a recipe and have an aha! …

Recipes

11 Crazy Waffles You'll Go Nuts About

Waffles have been popular part of American food culture since they arrived stateside in the 1700s. A tasty tradition brought over by Belgian immigrants, the humble waffle has risen to celebrity status over the past few years, popping up in gourmet restaurants from coast to coast, topped with …

27 Next-Level Recipes That Shame Slutty Brownies

Brownies are timeless, always in season, and never go out of style, so these recipes are applicable anytime, anywhere. Make some for your little brother, your great aunt, and your Grandma Judy.<p>You can add peanut butter, make it into a cheesecake, or even toss it in the waffle iron -- the sky is …

Brownies

15 Foods You Might Be Pronouncing Wrong

To avoid a cringe-worthy dinner moment, memorize these 15 hard to pronounce foods.<p><b>FOOD: POKE</b><p>The wrong way: poke. <b>Here's the right way.</b><p><b>FOOD: GYRO</b><p>The wrong way: jy-row. <b>Here's the right way.</b><p><b>FOOD: CONFIT</b><p>The wrong way: con-feet. <b>Here's the right way.</b><p><b>FOOD: EDAMAME</b><p>The wrong way: ed-duh-mame. <b>Here's the right</b> …

From Banana Pancakes to Blueberry Muffins: 8 Fruit-Filled Breakfast Recipes

Sure, you could eat plain ole fruit for breakfast. But wouldn't it be even better if the fruit was baked or blended into something delicious?<p><b>1. Banana Pancakes</b><p>Fluffy on the inside, crispy on the outside, and delicately flavored with bananas and vanilla -- these are phenomenal banana pancakes. The …

Recipes

Spring Asparagus: 7 Tested and Perfected Recipes

Asparagus is to spring what pumpkin is to fall: it's versatile, delicious, and <i>everywhere</i>. Whether you grill, roast, purée or sauté it, you can never go wrong with this elegant spring vegetable.<p><b>1. Sautéed Wild Mushrooms & Roasted Asparagus</b><p>This garlicky wild mushroom and asparagus dish is easy to …

Food & Dining

18 Fresh Fish Dishes Perfect for Spring

Spring is officially here! As we begin to shed our heavy winter coats and comfort-food cravings, what could be better than a little light seafood to get us beach-season ready? Whether you fancy a whole fish brushed with olive oil, sashimi delivered with just a dash of wasabi or a ceviche sprinkled …

16 Homemade Salad Dressings That Will Actually Make You Want To Eat Salad

For a long time, we considered salad to be a necessary evil. Yes, it's nutritious, but it's also basically just leaves. That is, until we discovered some of these meal-changing homemade dressings. Pass the arugula, please.<p><b>Balsamic Vinaigrette</b><p>Keep it simple, keep it in your fridge 24/7. <b>Get the</b> …

Food

Turn Your Leftover Chicken into 5 Weeknight Dinners

My favorite thing to do for dinner is to buy a Rotisserie <b>Chicken</b> from the store on a Sunday and plan meals for the entire week. It's super simple and takes no time at all! Plus my <b>kids</b> love it because they don't feel like they are eating the same thing every day. Take a look at how I turn my …

My Favorite Stuffed Artichoke Recipe

<b>Stuffed artichokes are an all-time favorite for many people, but many never think of making them at home.</b> They leave it for grandma or a fancy restaurant to make it for them. My favorite stuffed artichoke recipe is something anyone can make. So artichoke fans, this is your chance to impress the …

Recipes and Tips for the Best Grilled Jalapeño Poppers

<i>Photo by Rob Baas.</i><p>You may know them as jalapeño poppers, armadillo eggs, rattlesnake eggs, or even ABTs. Whatever you call them, stuffed smoked jalapeños rock the grill across the U.S.<p>A bite-size variant of Mexican <i>chiles rellenos</i>, poppers have been around since the 1970s. Early versions were …

Recipes

Cocktails That Need To Be Retired, According To Bartenders

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p>Great bartenders know the best drink is whatever the customer wants, but that doesn't mean those same bartenders can't possess an irrational hatred of copper mugs and energy drinks. Be it because a cocktail has gone out of style or was never good to begin with, some drinks have …

Drinking

6 Clean-Eating Recipes That Celebrate Spring

The flowers are blooming and it's time to get into a clean eating mindset with spring's fresh flavors and ingredients. We've rounded up some delicious, good-for-you recipes that will help you welcome the milder weather and wake up your taste buds!<p><b>Spring Frittata</b><p>Throwing a brunch party anytime soon? …

Recipes

15 Excellent Bartender-Approved Bottles Of Booze You Can Grab For Under $25

By Chris Crowley<p>There are enough great bars (and cocktails) around the country that you could probably never drink at home again and still never have to drink the same thing twice. But sometimes the occasion calls for something more laid-back than a night out. You want to head home, pour yourself …

Cost of Living

Salad Nicoise

Order a nicoise salad at any restaurant and you may be surprised when it arrives at your table. Almost every restaurant places their own spin on this wonderfully light and crisp salad. Some chefs only use raw vegetables, while others might consider the addition of potatoes a big faux pas. …

Vinaigrette

Skinny Chicken and Spinach Quiche

Once all the rage at ladies luncheons, a quiche is now as popular as ever. And this light version is simple and sensational! It's a great recipe for using up things you might already have on hand, chicken, spinach and eggs. Serve for brunch, lunch or for dinner. Add a side salad and you're set. <b>Each</b> …

Chicken Recipes

Fro-Yo Is Out, Full Fat Is in: The 7 Ice Cream Places in NYC You Need to Try

Fro-yo places have been shuttering at a rapid rate in NYC. You can barely find a 16 Handles downtown which would never have been the case two years ago when they were popping up like Starbucks.<p>Did people finally realize that your guilt free dessert maybe wasn't so guilt free when you covered it in …

New York City

The Definitive Ranking Of Condiments, From Worst To Best

Just in time for barbecue season.<p>Your outdoor barbecue is nothing without them. Nor is your burger. Condiments, the toppings of our life, are defined as whatever "enhances the flavor of food," so it's safe to say that without condiments, life would be a bland bore. A Weetabix, basically.<p>Thankfully, …

Food