Thursday, December 31, 2015
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Thick, rich hot chocolate, with a texture somewhere between a drink and a sauce, accompanies these crisp deep-fried churros dusted with cinnamon-sugar. Make sure to serve the churros piping hot, and dip them deeply into the molten chocolate.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Skinny Buffalo Turkey Sliders
The turkey has been cut, the presents have been opened and you’ve consumed every indulgent food known to man during the last three months. Now’s the time to reevaluate your eating habits and to start paying attention to things like calories and fat, right?
The only problem? We’re still in the midst of winter so we (or is it just me?) still gravitate toward comfort foods that can really start to pack on the winter pounds. Things like mac and cheese…like towering lasagnas…spaghetti with giant meatballs…creamy casseroles….
…you get the picture.
My solution?? Turn all the calorie-laden comfort foods into something you can feel good about eating.
I actually relish in finding ways to turn some of my favorite not-so-healthy dishes into more figure-friendly options, and I especially love the challenge of fooling my husband into thinking he’s indulging in one of his favorite foods, but it’s secretly healthy.
Just like the majority of the world today, he happens to be completely obsessed...
Appetizers are very popular this time of the year. Between all the of the holiday celebrations, work place pot luck meals, and football parties, we have made several of our favorite appetizers over the past few weeks. We determine what type of appetizer we will make depending upon the type of event that we will […]
The longer you can marinate the chicken for these fresh-tasting tacos, the better their flavor will be. Watermelon radishes make the dish especially pretty, but if you can’t find them, substitute French or regular radishes, which taste almost exactly the same. Read more of this post
Monday, December 28, 2015
Weighting tofu between plates helps remove some of the moisture, and as a result the tofu will better absorb the flavors of the marinade. Topping this burger with lightly sautéed greens such as chopped chard, bok choy or spinach adds a colorful finish that is both delicious and nutritious. Read more of this post
Sunday, December 27, 2015
We put out a whopping 538 recipes this year, from coconut-curry mussels to deep-dish cranberry pie. But of all the hundreds of recipes we've developed in our test kitchen, Pinterest has declared these to be tops. Behold: our five top pinned recipes on Pinterest in 2015.
#5: Perfect Pork Chops
Who doesn't want to know how to grill the perfect pork chop? Master these outdoor grilling tips and you're sure to enjoy a succulent piece of pork every time.
Friday, December 25, 2015