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Crunchy hazelnuts and thinly sliced ginger take this carrot side dish from ho-hum to delicious. You'll want seconds!
Slow-simmered chicken thighs, spiced with curry and cinnamon, make a serendipitous match with plums, baby carrots, and onion.
Finely chopped fresh ginger adds zing to these Asian-style steak-and-vegetable wraps.
Soothing and healthful, this tea is good three ways: hot, iced, and sparkling (see recipe).
Fiery red roasted tomatoes and peppers bring smoky sweetness and a bit of heat to a Manhattan-style chowder base. Bake salmon fillets separately and add to the soup at serving time so that they're cooked just right.
Fresh emerald spinach brings the brilliance of a spring day to this light and healthful soup. Its Italian accent comes from herbs, garlic, and shallots, plus a sprinkling of shaved Parmesan cheese at serving.
Golden butternut squash, roasted with onions and curry powder, transports your taste buds to the wild side of chili. Chickpeas, dried apricots, and nutmeg-spiced walnuts add crunch. Just before serving, stir in chunks of tender rotisserie chicken.
Cheese, ground beef, and onion satisfy that craving for a classic burger and a hearty soup. We even included the pickle, ketchup, and mustard, and a side of roasted potato wedges.
The soup's bright pink color comes from simmering winter beets in chicken broth. Add extra flavor with sherry and apple. Top with zesty horseradish cream.
Mixing earthy green split peas, green peas, and fresh flat-leaf parsley puts a vibrant spin on a comforting favorite. Simmer with smoked pork hocks if you're a traditionalist.
In just half an hour this soup can be ready to warm you up. Make an extra batch of the spiced croutons for snacking.
These mini meat loaves are seasoned with fresh basil and topped with tangy tomato sauce and lots of mozzarella cheese. Green beans, which get a touch of heat from crushed red pepper, make a delicious side dish.
For a quick dinner you'll love, top crunchy tostadas with broiled tilapia fillets, veggies, and a zesty chili-lime cream.
Malted milk balls make a comeback in this chocolaty mousse topped with coco-flavored whipped cream.
A perfectly balanced ration of fruit to milk to gelato creates a frothy dessert that's too thick for a straw but perfect for a spoon. Substitute your favorite fruits if you like.
Lard, according to chef Scott Peacock, is essential to biscuit success. It has a higher melting point than other shortenings, which means it stays solid longer in the oven, resulting in flakier, more tender biscuits.