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tomato and sausage risotto

Alex cooked dinner last night and, oh, what a meal he made! Two weeks ago, my mother forwarded me this Tomato and Sausage Risotto recipe from her …

The Beer Cocktails We’ll Be Drinking All Summer Long

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Recipes

Instant Pot Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe

<i>Instant Pot Honey Garlic Chicken Recipe – Sweet, savory, tender and OH SO juicy chicken thighs prepared with the most amazing honey garlic sauce and</i> …

Cooking

Lentil, Tomato & Olive Baked Cod with Lemon

<b>Author Notes:</b> It’s always great to have a couple of impressive dinner dishes that you can throw together for a party or feed to a crowd without having to do a lot of dishes. This baked fish recipe is perfect for an impromptu gathering. It’s basically a one-dish meal—everything (including cooking …

Whitefish

Blackberry-Mascarpone Lemon Cake | The Perfect Cake

In search of a showstopping cake with a unique combination of flavors, we fell in love with this blackberry-mascarpone lemon cake. It is strikingly …

Dessert

Orzo with Feta, Basil and Shrimp

In a bowl, stir together the shrimp, the 1/4 cup olive oil, the paprika, red pepper flakes and the 1/2 tsp. salt. Cover and refrigerate for 1 to 2 hours.<p>Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over high heat. Add the orzo, stir well and cook until al dente (tender but firm to the bite), …

Pasta

Oven Risotto with Kale Pesto

I followed the recipe except for following some reviewers below -- cut the cheese by almost half, used stock along with the water and added the zest …

Beet Risotto

This is an elegant risotto that's fairly straightforward, though a bit messy if you're using red beets. Yellow or red, the color is spectacular and …

Spring Risotto

Delicate spring vegetables are well suited for a risotto, which is by its very nature a fairly neutral palette that can take on myriad flavors. …

Roast Chicken with Bread & Arugula Salad

From the cookbook:Make It Ahead Buy A Signed Book<p>1 (4- to 4½-pound) whole chicken, preferably Bell & Evans<br>• 4 sprigs fresh thyme<br>• 2 large garlic cloves, …

Arugula

17 Pretty House Plans with Porches

Southern homes are famous for their relaxing and beautiful front porches. Find some of our best house plans with porches here.<p>Perfect for summer …

Country Lifestyle

Creamy Lemon-Barley Soup

Our more nutritious take on the Greek egg-and-lemon soup known as avgolemono swaps out the usual white orzo for pleasantly chewy, better-for-you barley, and adds peppery watercress for brightness.

Spaghetti with Lemon

<b>Author Notes:</b> This creamy, dreamy lemon-Parmigiano pasta is the ultimate last-minute meal. The sauce is quickly assembled as the pasta boils away and is made up entirely of items you should always have in your pantry: dry pasta, lemon, Parmigiano-Reggiano, and olive oil. The magic ingredient here …

Spices

Spring Vegetable Salad With Poached Egg and Crispy Bread Crumbs Recipe

The other day I had a salad of spring vegetables served with a soft boiled egg that had been breaded and deep fried until the outside was crispy golden brown but the interior was still soft and runny. It was delicious, but definitely not a dish designed for cooking at home.<p>This quick, cheaty …

Snap Pea Salad With Creamy Yogurt-Mint Dressing Recipe

Snap peas are one of my favorite vegetables for eating out of hand, but I like them even better lightly blanched. It takes a little willpower not to tear through them all raw right away, but if you can hold off, an even tastier salad—full of plump, sweet peas in a creamy, minty dressing—awaits.<p>Why …

Lemon-Herb Grilled Chicken with Apple, Celery and Snap Pea Slaw

For the chicken: Mix together the olive oil, lemon zest and juice, cilantro, parsley, rosemary, thyme, oregano, salt, pepper and garlic in a 1-gallon …

This Easy Chicken and Rice Bake Is a Dinner Winner

Baked chicken and rice is one of the ultimate comfort foods, and this recipe is a one-pot wonder. With bone-in chicken thighs and long-grain rice …

Sushi

Sweet Potato Lentil Burger With Peanut Sauce and Beet Microgreens [Vegan] - One Green Planet

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Ice Cream

This Creamy Salad Dressing Comes Together in 2 Minutes

Whisk the mustard, mayonnaise or yogurt, salt, sugar, and pepper together in a small bowl until combined. Add the vinegar and whisk until smooth. …

Food

Creamy Lemon–Mustard Vinaigrette

Makes about 1 cup<p>This lemony dressing is the classic vinaigrette, and the recipe is too easy not to make.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small shallot, chopped<p>¾ cup olive oil<p>¼ cup fresh lemon juice<p>2 teaspoons Dijon mustard<p>1 teaspoon honey<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>Recipe …

Seafood

Blackberry Basil Cocktail | Recipes | Food & Drink

• In a glass pitcher large enough to hold a bottle of wine, gently muddle the black berries and basil leaves. Stir in the bottle of Barone Fini Pinot Grigio. Pour over ice cubes and garnish with a blackberry and basil. For an extra kick, add a shot of vodka.

Get a Handle on Home Maintenance With This Checklist

Seasonal Home Maintenance Checklist<p>Staying on Top of Chores Saves Repairs Later<p>Updated February 26, 2018<p>A big part of the American dream is owning …

Lemon Parmesan Chicken with Arugula Salad Topping

Combine the flour, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/2 teaspoon pepper on a dinner plate. On a second plate, beat the eggs with 1 tablespoon of water. On a …

These Healthy Sweet Potato Brownies Are Magical

You can thank Ella Mills for the recipe.<p>Here’s a common baking conundrum: You want to bake brownies, but you dread the temptation of eating the entire batch. Oh, and one other thing: You don’t want to share.<p>We’ve found a healthy compromise.<p>In case you didn’t know, Ella Mills is the queen of healthy …

Dessert

asparagus and egg salad with walnuts and mint

Bring a small/medium pot of water to boil. Gently lower in eggs and reduce heat to a simmer. Boil for 8 1/2 minutes, then quickly transfer eggs to an …

Flavors

Chicken Sauté with Sugar Snaps and Asparagus

Sugar snap peas and asparagus, which are at the peak of their season in spring, add crisp contrast to tender chicken in this easy weeknight dinner for two. Consider this recipe a basic template for creating a quick sauté. It lends itself to endless variations, so you can use whatever’s on hand in …

Asparagus

These Quick Lime-Pickled Onions Taste Like Summer

By Aliza Abarbanel<p>Catch me putting them on everything I make until June. (And probably after, TBH.)<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the quick pickled onions that editorial web assistant Aliza Abarbanel just</i> …

Food Preservation

chocolate and earl grey london fog layer cake

blog friends cake cakes caramel chocolate Earl Grey giveaway layer cakes tea<p>April 20, 2016<p>As my time in San Francisco comes to a year, I find myself …

30 Minute Sweet Thai Chili Salmon Skewers.

Let’s talk about a flavor bomb explosion that isn’t peppermint bark cheesecake.It has been a MINUTE since I’ve shared a salmon recipe here on the …

Seafood

Rainbow Spring Rolls

Friends! How is the New Year treating you so far? Good I hope. Have you made any resolutions yet? Any luck at keeping them? I love this post by Zen …