| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:01 AM
Love the bright flavor and subtle sweet perfume of fresh melon? Well, they're in season and there are so many ways to use them. Whether you're looking for a light dinner or a colorful summer side, may we suggest some ideas:
Take everything you love...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:41 PM
It's hard to find a packaged food at the grocery store that doesn't have a million ingredients in it. And most of them seem to be unpronounceable. But what about the ingredients we do recognize on labels? The ones we think we know just because we see them...
| May 9, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Servings: 10 to 12
Basic Bread Stuffing
Servings: Enough to stuff a 12- to 14-pound turkey, about 10 to 12.
1/2 cup butter
1 large onion, diced
1 to 2 cups diced celery with leaves
12 cups toasted 1/2-inch bread cubes
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
| May 13, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Active Work Time: 20 minutes
Total Preparation Time: 1 1/2 hours, plus 1 hour chilling
4 ounces (about 4 slices) stale bread, crusts removed
2 cloves garlic
2 pounds tomatoes, seeded and coarsely chopped
1 (2-inch-square) piece green bell pepper,...
| May 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — The priest will be ordained in a purple Lutheran church. The Communion bread, symbolizing the body of Christ, will be gluten-free. The congregation will pray to "our mother our father in heaven."
But the real departure from Roman...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:09 PM
| Jan 6, 2013
| 7:54 AM
Carlos Sanchez ignored his diabetes for nearly 15 years. Then in February of last year he got a sore on his foot that wouldn't go away. Sanchez went to the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center emergency room, where doctors had to amputate his leg....
| May 20, 2013
| 8:49 AM
We were opening Christmas gifts last year when my much better half dropped a package on my lap -- a cold, heavy package. Curious (and suddenly chilly), I opened it. Bacon. Six pounds of artisan bacon, ranging from thick-cut hickory-smoked to jalapeño-...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Total time: 30 minutes
Servings: 6 (makes 12 burgers)
Note: From Boe at the Crescent
Hotel. Sumac is available at Indian and Middle Eastern markets.
Yogurt dipping sauce
1 1/2 teaspoons mustard seed
1 cup plain yogurt
1 tablespoon lemon juice
| Dec 8, 2012
Hanukkah kubanah with fig jam (pull-apart Middle Eastern bread)
Total time: 5 hours, plus about 2 hours rising time
1 envelope active dry yeast (¼ ounce or 2¼ teaspoons)
1/3 cup lukewarm water (about 110 degrees)
2 tablespoons sugar,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Mistakes are the portals of discovery. At least that's what James Joyce, one of Ireland's most famous writers — and a notorious drinker — once said. The phrase rings particularly true on St. Patrick's Day, the saucy Irish holiday that is...