Ryan Tomaschko

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8 Tips to Make Your Stir-Fry More Exciting

<i>With a little creativity and a little planning, Catherine Lamb shows us how to make the most of a tight budget—without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Stir-fry—the broke kitchener's weeknight standby—just got a little more interesting.</i><p>You get home and you open your fridge. Your crisper holds …

Thai Minced Chicken Lettuce Cups

5 stars based on 112 votes<p>This dish is similar to <i>Larb Gai</i>, the Thai dish made from minced chicken, fish sauce, lime juice, chilies and fresh herbs. …

Grilled Thai Curry Chicken Skewers with Coconut-Peanut Sauce

5 stars based on 90 votes<p>This recipe was passed on to me by my dear friend, Kelly Santoro. She found it in the Costco magazine, of all places, but …

Chicken Enchiladas with Tomatillo Sauce

5 stars based on 39 votes<p>My whole family <i>loves</i> these chicken enchiladas. I’ll be honest, they take a bit of time to make — but the good news is that …

Asian BBQ Chicken

Servings: 4<p>Total Time: 30 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons dark brown sugar, packed<br>• 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons soy sauce (use gluten-free …

Dynamic Duos: How To Get More Nutrition By Pairing Foods

What are the makings of a great salad? You need fresh greens, of course, and then a layer of colorful vegetables like tomatoes and carrots.<p>That's a good start. But to help the body absorb more of the nutrients packed into this medley, you may want to add something else: a cooked egg.<p>A small study …

Nutrition

Chef Tim Love's 5 Tips for Perfect Steak

Here, 5 tips for perfecting your next steak from star chef Tim Love.<p><i>Texas chef Tim Love is dropping steak knowledge on us at the Food & Wine Classic</i> …

9 Ice Cream Cupcake Recipes That Are Better Than A Whole Ice Cream Cake

Photo credit: How Sweet It Is, A Pumpkin & A Princess<p>Ice cream cakes, no matter how simple, have the ability to stir up lots of nostalgia. They're associated with birthdays, summer, and zero responsibilities -- a trifecta of the best things in life. There isn't much that can top the magic of an ice …

Two Summer Menus to Make for Two (or Just for You, with Leftovers)

When my brother left for college, my parents found themselves alone for the first time in over twenty years, their at-home gang suddenly reduced from four to two. They are excellent empty-nesters and have embarked on a great number of projects together, including, but not limited to, a series of …

Clams

38 Rubs, Brines, and Marinades to Add More Flavor to Your Life

Tired of cooking and eating the same old thing? Add new life and monster flavor to your favorite recipes with these 38 rubs, brines, and marinades.<p><b>Sometimes we need to shake things up a little bit</b>. And what better way to spice things up in the kitchen than to spice up our favorite meat, fish, and …

Cooking

11 Healthy Grain Salads Great for Dinner, And Even Better the Next Day for Lunch

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Long forgotten grains are suddenly everywhere and it’s cause for celebration and exploration. Quinoa and farro and freekeh, oh my! …

Quinoa

These Blended Frozen Banana Recipes Are Better Than Ice Cream

It’s time to rethink the banana.<p>All you need is a freezer and a blender to transform the potassium-, serotonin- and fiber rich fruit into the creamiest, most healthy treat we’ve had all year.<p>We scoured the internet for delicious ideas, but really, you can’t go wrong: peel and slice some slightly …

Better Than Pop-Tarts: Danish Raspberry Bars

If you think this is a Pop-Tart, think again. As I peered through countless bakery cases on my recent trip to Copenhagen, I came face to face with the household toaster pastry's Danish doppelganger, the <i>Hindbærsnitter</i>, or raspberry bar. While the resemblance to the cardboard-like snack is striking …

5 Fresh Vegetable Dishes That Put Spring in Your Step

Spring has officially sprung. Eating a little lighter just feels good. These fresh vegetable dishes will help you get into the spring spirit (and perhaps your summer swimsuit).<p><b>1. Sautéed Asparagus and Peas</b><p>Buttery and slightly sweet, this combination of green peas, shallots and asparagus feels like …

Food

8 Starchy Side Dishes That are Naturally Gluten-Free

Forget pasta and grains: some of the tastiest, most satisfying sides are naturally gluten-free.<p><b>1. Black Bean & Corn Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>This is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. The dressing is smoky and sweet -- similar to the vinaigrette served …

slow-oven ribs recipe

<b>Recipe: slow-oven ribs</b><p>Some of you may wonder if I cook as often as I post (well, lately I haven’t posted as frequently and there is a good reason for …

Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes That'll Feed You For Days

We all know that some very decadent recipes can be made in the slow cooker. Between the hot chocolate and nachos, it's easy to forget about dinner altogether and go for the comfort foods that slow cookers do best. But guys, the slow cooker is good at putting together a wholesome meal too -- it does …

Crispy Honey Sriracha Chicken Wings – Ladies and Gentlemen, We Have a Winner

Every year about this time, I get a bunch of emails asking which of our previously posted oven-fried chicken wing methods is the best. I never know …

Italian Herb and Cheese Dip Recipe

Italian herbs paired against a mixture of mozzarella, fontina, and Parmesan give this cheese give this creamy dip a nutty and fresh flavor.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/2 pound low-moisture whole-milk mozzarella cheese, grated1/2 pound Italian fontina cheese, grated1 tablespoon cornstarch1 …

Roasted Zucchini-Chickpea Dip With Za'atar Recipe

Chickpeas come together with sweet roasted zucchini to create a light, silky dip that's far more exciting than your average store-bought hummus.<p><b>Read more: Vegetarian: Roasted Zucchini-Chickpea Dip with Za'atar</b><p>Ingredients3 to 4 medium summer squash, cut into rough dice (about 1 quart)1 medium red …