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Hot Sour Soup

Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<br>• 3 green onions (white and green parts separated), thinly sliced<br>• 2 cloves garlic , minced<br>• 1 1-inch piece ginger , …

Recipes

Best Ever 10-Minute Garlic Bread Roll-Ups

Here’s for you the deliciously awesome Best Ever 10-Minute Garlic Bread Roll-Ups. Just when you thought garlic bread couldn’t get any better it’s …

Recipes

10 Weightlifting Exercises for Toned Arms and Shoulders

Get the toned arms you’ve always wanted with this quick and straightforward workout from Andrea Kinsky, a certified personal trainer and professional …

Weightlifting

Make It Yourself: Go-To Vinaigrette

Step 1<p>Whisk together shallot, Dijon, honey, lemon juice, and vinegar in a medium bowl or shake up in a pint-sized jar; season with salt and pepper. …

How to Make Healthier Versions of Your Favorite Fast Food - Chowhound

Swearing off fast food is easy for some. For others, the siren call of Taco Bell is almost irresistible, and the light of the Golden Arches beckons …

Healthy Eating

10 Spicy Cocktails That Turn Up the Heat

Spicy cocktails are fascinating and come in an array of interesting flavors. The recipes feature ingredients like hot sauce and chili peppers, even a …

Sriracha Roasted Cauliflower {A Meatless Monday Recipe

I love this Sriracha Roasted Cauliflower, but I have to confess, I use to <i>HATE</i> cauliflower when I was a child.<p>I remember the first time I tried it at …

Homemade Plain Whole Milk Yogurt in the Instant Pot

If you’ve never made yogurt at home, you’re in for a treat. It’s a rewarding process that gives you an appreciation for the role that bacteria play …

What Is Za'atar and How Do I Use It - Chowhound

Like food, spices go through trends in cooking as well. They might not be as popularized as the unicorn fad or black ice cream, but spices quite …

Recipes

Food Heaven Made Easy: Plant-Based Recipes for Your Holiday Table

<i>We are thrilled to welcome Wendy + Jessica from Food Heaven Made Easy, two best friends passionate about wellness, self-care, and healthy cooking.</i> …

Recipes

The best artichoke cheese dip you will EVER taste.

Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 425° F<p>Step 2<p>Drain the quartered artichoke hearts and cut each into smaller bites sized pieces. Now, in a large bowl, …

Recipes

Slow Cooker Recipe: Curried Vegetable and Chickpea Stew

Curried Vegetable and Chickpea Stew<p>Serves 8 to 10<p><i>Adapted from Cooking Light</i><p>1 teaspoon olive oil <br>1 large onion, diced <br>1 tablespoon kosher salt, …

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Iceberg Salad with Italian Dressing

If this brings back memories of the “house salad” from that Italian-American restaurant you grew up eating at, then we consider our jobs done.<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup olive oil<p>5 tablespoons white wine vinegar<p>1 tablespoon mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1½ teaspoons dried oregano<p>1 garlic clove, finely …

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Recipe: Grilled Pesto Chicken Flatbreads

Grilled Pesto Chicken Flatbreads<p>Serves 4<p>1 medium boneless, skinless chicken breast (about 8 ounces)<br>Kosher salt <br>1/2 cup pesto sauce, divided<br>4 pieces …

zucchini grilled cheese

<b>Prepare zucchini:</b> Use a food processor with a grater attachment or the large holes of a box grater to grate the zucchini. In a large colander, toss …

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Recipe: Orange-Maple French Toast Casserole

Orange-Maple French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 8<p>1 day-old brioche loaf (about 16 ounces), cut into 1-inch pieces <br>2 tablespoons finely grated fresh orange …

Recipe: Blueberry Pancake Casserole

Blueberry Pancake Casserole<p>Serves 8 to 10<p><i>For the casserole:</i> <br>2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, divided <br>2 tablespoons granulated sugar <br>1/2 teaspoon kosher …

Asparagus Quiche With Mushrooms and Tomatoes

Serve this versatile asparagus, mushroom, and tomato quiche for lunch or as a brunch dish. Use a homemade pie pastry or a deep dish frozen crust. …

The 1-Pan, 3-Ingredient, High-Protein Recipe You Can Eat Any Meal of the Day

Looking for an easy high-protein, high-fiber meal that's perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner? All you need for this recipe are basically three ingredients, one pan, and your oven.<p>For just over 400 calories, this roasted tofu, sweet potato, and bell pepper dish offers 34 grams of protein and 7.9 …

Next Week's Meal Plan: 5 Kid-Approved Dinners for the Week Ahead

Just for fun, I let my 5-year-old daughter make this week's meal plan. As you might guess, her dinner choices are basic kid fare — with requests for …

15 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes You Can Meal Prep on Sunday

March 21, 2017<p>Between health concerns and personal beliefs, there are many different reasons why some people choose to follow a vegetarian diet. …

Cooking

Orange, Avocado and Almond Salad

This zingy salad, a brilliant sidekick to roasted fish or pan-seared shrimp, is an homage to a bright and beautiful corner of the Spanish Mediterranean, where mango and avocado plantations are interspersed with the more traditional orange and almond groves. Its bright color and vibrant citrus …

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pistachio cake

<b>Heat oven:</b> To 325 degrees F. Line the bottom and long sides of a loaf pan with a sling of parchment paper. Coat paper and exposed short sides of loaf …

Dessert

Recipe: Moist & Cakey Banana Bread

Banana Bread<p>Makes 2 (9-inch) loaves<p>Cooking spray or unsalted butter, for greasing the pans <br>2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour <br>2 teaspoons baking soda <br>1 …

Baking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A Day in the Life of a Food Vendor

It’s 6 on a Wednesday morning, and Kabir Ahmed has snoozed his alarm one too many times. He steps softly, barefoot, around his small, second-story apartment in Jamaica, Queens, creaking through the green and pink hall.<p>He is late, but careful not to wake his wife and their three children, or his …

Sweet Potatoes Four Ways

It's a sweet potato party!

4 Healthy Cooking Swaps You’ll Actually Want to Eat

Great news. Healthy cooking no longer means boneless, skinless (read: flavorless) chicken breasts and boiled veggies. For those already in the know, the new name of the game is making simple swaps in the recipes you already know, love, and cook on the regular. Don’t worry; there’s no need to dump …

Healthy Eating

The Food Lab: We Should All Eat More Crepes, Starting Now

Pancakes are simple. They're diner food. They're what you make on a Sunday morning with the kids. <i>Crepes</i> are fancy. They're French-bistro food. They're what you make once a week after your Parisian vacation because you want to relive some pleasant memories.<p>This dichotomy has always struck me as …

Breakfast

Mango Salsa

Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:5 minPrep:5 min<p>Yield:4 to 6 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories44 calorieTotal Fat0.2 gramsSaturated …