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Anatomy of a Classic Cocktail: The Martini
Anatomy of a Classic Cocktail: The Martini
For such a crystalline-clear cocktail, the martini’s true origin is a bit murky. The fact is, gin and vermouth mingle together well. A recipe in print from the ...
02-2-2023
How to Become a Brewmaster
How to Become a Brewmaster
Some scientists believe beer was created by accident, when grains collected by prehistoric hunter-gatherers were inadvertently exposed to water and subsequently fermented, creating a liquid that has since ...
02-2-2023
Homemade Salad Dressing–A Baby Step Towards Healthier Eating
Homemade Salad Dressing–A Baby Step Towards Healthier Eating
In the time of New Year’s resolutions, many resolve to eat a healthier diet—but even those with the best intentions may be thwarted by the vast amount of ...
02-1-2023
Oreo Truffles Are Perfect for the Big and Little Loves in Your Life
Oreo Truffles Are Perfect for the Big and Little Loves in Your Life
Whenever a holiday rolls around, I choose one special recipe to make with my two kids. For some holidays, we have a designated treat that never changes (like ...
02-1-2023
Eat These Foods to Help Fight Hearing Loss
Eat These Foods to Help Fight Hearing Loss
Research shows that in addition to lifestyle changes, what we eat may play a role in preventing or slowing hearing loss—but what exactly do we need to eat ...
02-1-2023
Harnessing the Multitudes of Garlic
Harnessing the Multitudes of Garlic
I still have a lot of garlic from last year’s harvest. So to make sure I get through it all before the new crop comes in, I have ...
01-31-2023
Low Alcohol
Low Alcohol
The world's most-consumed liquid is water, and the drawbacks involved with it are so limited as to be utterly obscure. By contrast, there has been an overwhelming controversy ...
01-31-2023
Flip the Sheet-Pan Dinner
Flip the Sheet-Pan Dinner
When it comes to flavor, say yes to bone-in, skin-on chicken breasts. Chicken breasts often get a bad rap for their dryness and lack of flavor. Leaving the ...
01-30-2023
What Is the Proper Way to Organize a Refrigerator?
What Is the Proper Way to Organize a Refrigerator?
You reach into the refrigerator and can’t find what you’re looking for; it’s a disorganized mess. You need better access to your food. And you need to be ...
01-30-2023
Seriously Simple: Crispy, Baked Japanese Eggplant Is a Simple, Versatile Dish
Seriously Simple: Crispy, Baked Japanese Eggplant Is a Simple, Versatile Dish
These pesto topped eggplant halves are a Seriously Simple side dish for fish, poultry, or meat. They are also good as a first course, quartered and served with ...
01-30-2023
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth This Valentine’s Day With These Protein-Packed Brownie Bites
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth This Valentine’s Day With These Protein-Packed Brownie Bites
This not-too-sweet mini dessert combines the flavors of peanut butter cups and chocolate cake. Quinoa flour adds protein and makes these bites gluten-free, but feel free to substitute ...
01-30-2023
Mongolian Beef
Mongolian Beef
View the print-ready version of this recipe on Once Upon a Chef. Mongolian beef is a popular Chinese-American restaurant dish that consists of tender, crispy beef in a ...
01-30-2023
How to Make the Best 7 Layer Dip
How to Make the Best 7 Layer Dip
There are some game day foods that are universally beloved. It’s hard to find much fault with a Buffalo chicken dip or cheesy bacon-topped potato skins. And then, there are some Super Bowl recipes ...
01-29-2023
Indian-Style Stewed Greens (Sarson Ka Saag): So Tasty You’ll Strike Your Happy Dance!
Indian-Style Stewed Greens (Sarson Ka Saag): So Tasty You’ll Strike Your Happy Dance!
Each time I make this dish, I am more and more amazed by its qualities. A ton of greens—packed with nutrition, antioxidants, and fiber—are cooked in a single ...
01-29-2023
Jamaican Curry Sauce
Jamaican Curry Sauce
Curry is one of those deep, rich sauces that may feel intimidating to cook at home. The flavors in this herbaceous, slightly hot, slightly sweet, creamy sauce are ...
01-28-2023
Taco Salad
Taco Salad
View the print-friendly version of this article. Why I love this recipe: Quick & Easy–This taco salad bowl is ready in UNDER 30 minutes, and can be fully ...
01-28-2023
How to Make Fire Cider, an Old-School Herbal Remedy That Packs an Immune-Boosting Punch
How to Make Fire Cider, an Old-School Herbal Remedy That Packs an Immune-Boosting Punch
When the cold weather hits and everyone seems to have a bit of a sniffle, it’s time to make fire cider. It’s an old-school remedy with a sweet-tart ...
01-28-2023
Mushroom Risotto
Mushroom Risotto
When deciding what to cook for Valentine’s Day (or, really, any special occasion), it seems like a lot of the time and effort goes into the entrees and ...
01-27-2023
Honey Stir-Fried Chicken Makes a Sweet, Crisp Meal
Honey Stir-Fried Chicken Makes a Sweet, Crisp Meal
By Linda Gassenheimer From Tribune News Service Honey brings a sweet taste to this stir-fried chicken. I like crisp stir-fries (not steamed), and TV chef Martin Yan gave ...
01-27-2023
Homecoming King: Everything Has Prepared Chef Travis Swikard for This Moment
Homecoming King: Everything Has Prepared Chef Travis Swikard for This Moment
Crowning the open kitchen of Callie, in San Diego’s East Village, is a sheet of glowing, rust-colored steel that comes to a point in the center—like the bow ...
01-26-2023
Avocado Hand: When You Plan to Eat an Avocado and Stab Yourself Instead
Avocado Hand: When You Plan to Eat an Avocado and Stab Yourself Instead
Coinciding with the rise in consumption of the fruit, doctors are seeing more cases of the “avocado hand”—a condition that occurs when a person tries to remove the ...
01-26-2023
The Best Minestrone Soup
The Best Minestrone Soup
Why This Is The Best Minestrone Soup Recipe It cooks in a single pot on the stove in less than an hour. Made with pantry staple ingredients, it’s budget-friendly and loaded with flavor. ...
01-26-2023