Weekly Recipe Review: John Besh’s Shrimp Creole, Grilled Chicken and Spring Asparagus, and More…

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A weekly roundup of the best food section recipes around the world

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Check out our Editors' picks for this week's top food section recipes. 

 

Salon.com: Diver scallops combined with fresh pea shoots makes this easy, garlicky dish a fast favorite.

 

The New York Times: To avoid the splattering that comes with searing meat, one cook found a no-sear method that still achieves depth and flavor with this Tagine-Style Lamb Stew recipe.

 

The Boston Globe: These protein-packed lentil cakes are topped with refreshing raita, a cool cucumber-yogurt sauce.

 

The Washington Post: A spring recipe that takes advantage of fresh asparagus stalks and combines them with grilled chicken for a light and easy salad.

 

The Los Angeles Times: A simple dinner of fried eggs with spring asparagus and bread crumbs makes for a quick and easy meal if you’re short on time.

 

SlashFood.com: If you’re hankering for a taste of winter or live in a place that still feels like winter, try making this simple and hearty White Bean Soup.

 

The Oregonian: One cook livens up an ordinary meatloaf recipe with some heat and the addition of couscous.

 

The Times-Picayune: Chef John Besh promotes his new cooking show and shares this recipe for Shrimp Creole.

 

The UK Guardian: A 15-minute dish gently cooks salmon in a lemongrass and ginger broth.

 

The Chicago Tribune: A healthy green lentil soup that’s also vegetarian (and delicious).