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Ribs
The ribs that are prepared for the big cook-offs around the country are quite different from what you would normally cook at home or eat in a restaurant. Over the years of cooking, the barbecue pros have learned that making...
Classic Dan Dan Noodles
Addicted as I am to Mr. Xie's Dan Dan noodles , I have to admit that this classic recipe is also glorious. As with the other version, it serves two people, either in one big bowl to share, or in...
For those of you who are constantly looking to spruce up your mac and cheese, this recipe calls for two no-fail ingredients: jalapeño and bacon. That’s not only our favorite part, though, because we’re pretty sure this is the first...
The bratwurst in this recipe gets two cooking treatments. First, it’s simmered in a fragrant braising liquid made of fresh orange and lemon juice and Blue Moon’s Sunshine Citrus Blonde beer, and then it’s finished on the grill to give...
Sauteed Shrimp
Pineapple and shrimp may seem like a surprising pairing, but when sautéed with butter, garlic, and ginger, the two ingredients come together in sweet, savory harmony. This dish is quick and easy, since it's cooked all together on the stovetop...
Cold, No-Bake Lasagna with Sautéed Zucchini, Tomato Salad, Ricotta, and Pesto Sauce
If you like lasagna , you’ll love this summer version. It’s served cold and full of fresh vegetables . What could be better than that?
Rocco DiSpirito's recipe for tender and juicy oven-roasted chicken has all the flavor and less than half the fat. With bright citrus notes and a bed of buttery and rich zucchini and Parmesan, there is nothing missing from this diet...
End of Summer Salmon Rolls
Make a tasty treat for you and your family to cool down on a warm summer night. Don’t worry if you’re busy- cooking the salmon a day in advance is an option. Just make sure to refrigerate the salmon filets...
Beef and Mushroom Stew
A one-pot beef and mushroom stew that cooks quickly enough to be a weeknight meal. Served on top of a pile of egg noodles , this hearty meal is affordable and delicious, and will quickly become a family favorite.
I can never choose between these two soups, so I enjoy them together. I'll make one in advance — like the New England clam chowder in this recipe — and one fresh, then will serve them side by side in...