| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Total time: 1 hour, 20 minutes
Note: Adapted from "The Book of New Israeli Food" by Janna Gur. Pomegranate concentrate or molasses is available at select Jons markets, cooking supply stores and Middle Eastern markets.
3 to 4 medium beets
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Dinner doesn't get much easier than chilled summer fruit soups. Each of these soups comes together in 30 minutes or less, and with a little chilling time they are a rich and satisfying way to beat the summer heat.
Mild yet refreshing, this chilled...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Beets are one of summer's most vibrant vegetables. They're great in a salad, in a dessert or roasted on their own. They're also easy to prepare.
When selecting beets, you'll want to chose ones that are heavy for their size. Try to pick out the ones...
| May 13, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Who doesn't love a cucumber?
Picklers, slicers, green or yellow, smooth or bumpy, thin- or thick-skinned, chubby Kirbys, little cornichons, English, Japanese, Persian. Good thing then that with the impending heat comes cucumber season.
They peak with...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Total time: 40 minutes
Note: From Nancy Silverton. Silverton says burgers are the perfect party food because the toppings can be done in advance, then guests use them to personalize their burgers. Though she offers three cheeses, she says...
| Mar 20, 2013
Passover celebrates the Hebrews' flight from Egypt to freedom more than 3,000 years ago. Jews around the world will remember that exodus at sundown March 25 with a ritual dinner, or Seder. And what's on the table will tell a story of its own, one based on...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Q: Prepping for a family barbecue. I've mastered the burgers and dogs, but what's the best way to grill a steak?
A: It's finally getting warm enough that the idea of firing up the grill is creeping into our minds.
It's hard to go wrong with a grill, a...
| May 28, 2013
| 6:26 AM
If you're craving something sweet and salty, then these Sea Salt Cashew Turtles are calling your name. This homemade candy is so delicious and easy to make, people will think you bought it from a candy store!
Makes: 2 dozen
Cooking Time: 10 min ...
| Jun 1, 2013
45 minutes. 4 servings
4 (1½-pound) Maine lobsters, preferably female
1 cup (400 grams) garlic-infused olive oil (see note)
2 cups lightly packed (40 grams) basil leaves, stems removed
1 1/2 cups, lightly packed (40 grams) parsley leaves,...
| May 21, 2013
| 6:30 PM
While it's common these days to find focaccia topped with all kinds of stuff, I like mine to be simple, herby bread with the emphasis on salt and olive oil. I may allow for one or two additions besides the sea salt, olive oil and herbs, but that's it....
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
On April 22, 1970, the U.S. Senate challenged Americans to confront our most urgent environmental issues and rally around a single message: that the success of future generations depends on how we act now and how we educate our young people. Earth Day...