| Dec 15, 2012
Dear SOS: I recently "rediscovered" La Grande Orange in Pasadena's Del Mar station and absolutely love its kale and quinoa salad — it's light and refreshing, although sometimes it is a bit too heavy on the dressing.... I have enjoyed it often enough...
| Mar 2, 2013
Total time: 50 minutes
Servings: 4 to 6
1 pound new potatoes
2 strips thick bacon, cut into ½-inch crosswise strips
1 tablespoon minced shallots
4 medium artichokes, trimmed to hearts and stems, quartered lengthwise and stored in...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Quinoa. It's a South American grain-like crop that has come to be recognized as a nutrient-dense superfood, and it's all the rage right now. The seeds, or "grains" (quinoa is not a true cereal, though its seeds resemble and are similarly used like grains)...
| May 17, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Soup. It's the perfect one-dish meal. A little of this, a little of that -- before you know it, dinner is served. It's simple. But perhaps the best thing? Soup always seems to taste best the next day, after the flavors have really had a chance to marry....
| May 4, 2013
Glazing vegetables is so simple it doesn't really require a recipe. But here are some ideas for flavor combinations that you can explore. Remember, this technique is incredibly flexible, so these are just a few of the many possibilities.
| Apr 27, 2013
Mangalitsa lard biscuits and sausage gravy
1 hour, 10 minutes. Serves 4 to 6
5 1/2 cups (23.4 ounces) flour
3 tablespoons baking powder
2 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoon salt
12 ounces cold lard (Sqirl uses lard rendered from...
| Mar 30, 2013
Chiang Mai-style curry
6 1/2 hours. Serves 8 to 12.
Housemade red curry
1 ounce (about 60) dried red chiles
About 2 3/4 tablespoons (.8 ounce) white peppercorns
About 2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon (.55 ounce) whole cumin seeds
About 3 1/2...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Karen and Quinn Hatfield show off the venerable fortified wine’s culinary side...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 4:33 PM
When I got hold of April Bloomfield’s new book “A Girl and Her Pig,” I zeroed right in on the Brit chef’s recipe for chopped chicken liver on toast. Just looking at the picture, I could tell this would be......
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:34 PM
In this Eat Beat, Test Kitchen manager Noelle Carter demonstrates how to make Hudson's Grill's steamed Manila clams....
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
It's dinner in a skillet: Pan-braised chicken and new potatoes, flavored with tart capers and shallot and brightened with hints of sherry vinegar and lemon. And the whole meal comes together in less than an hour....