Shirley Shimer

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What Recipes Can I Make with Beer?

<b>Q:</b> I was just given 18 liters (2 cartons) of beer (English-Style Bitter Ale) as a gift. Are there any great recipes I can use for all of this as I'm …

The 8 Stews You Should Cook This Season

Yes, we know, it feels like we were just talking about tomatoes. And peaches. And hell, spring break. But it's time to face it; it's time to get out that Dutch oven, it's time for a glass of red wine, it's time -- oh yes -- to make some stew.<p>Whether it's for a weeknight dinner or a Sunday project, …

Spicy Pork, Green Pepper, and Corn Soup Recipe

This restorative soup is big on flavor but requires minimal effort to prepare. Plus it's a great way to use up that extra pound of pork sausage that's been lingering in the fridge.<p><b>Note:</b> Sherry vinegar and Worcestershire sauce give the broth its depth. Leave them out and this dish falls flat. If you …

Pho: Vietnamese Rice Noodle Soup with Beef and Fresh Herbs

My first bowl was in Paris 30 years ago. It brought instant devotion. Hot steaming broth with wafts of ginger, anise and clove, slick rice noodles, …

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Foodily Blog

How to Make Perfect Paella Every Time

<b>By Martha Rose Shulman</b><p>I was so saddened by the recent death of food writer Penelope Casas. I never met her, but I've long depended on her work for my own research. Her first cookbook, <i>The Foods & Wines of Spain</i>, was published in 1979 and was for decades the only act in town if you wanted to know …

Seafood

Winter Minestrone

I know it is a cliché, but this soup really can be made in less than an hour and tastes like it simmered all day. Minestrone lends itself to …

Northern Italian Beef Stew Recipe

"This hearty beef and vegetable stew that can be made in the slow-cooker is a family favorite. It is also the backbone for an excellent beef soup, if …