Spring celebrations wouldn’t be the same without lamb. In fact, it is a classic dish for Easter gatherings. While leg of lamb and other lamb roasts may be customary, lamb chops also can fit the bill.
Gardening is a conversation with the earth. The gardener does something, and the earth responds via the outcome. If you plant a tomato seedling upside down, for example, the earth will happily swallow it, thereby ending the discussion.
Costco diehards, don't fret: The beloved food court, known for its $1.50 hot dog and soda combo and giant menu boards, is coming back to life, albeit slowly.
To celebrate spring, Carla Hall, renowned chef, author, and television host, offers two delicious recipes that make carrots the star ingredient of the season.
hese recipes don't offer any surprises. A curried deviled egg recipe that can help you use up those hard-boiled eggs. A lamb yogurt dip that you can pack in Mason jars to take on a picnic. Seared lamb chops with a side of pan-fried potatoes.
When the weather starts to warm, people are inspired to once again venture outdoors and spend more time away from home. People can benefit from having quick and easy dinner recipes at the ready so that hours are not spent in the kitchen after a day of fun in the fresh air.
Springtime means it's time to clean out the closets. As sweaters hibernate for the summer months, so do the comfort foods and confections that got us through the winter.
My Grandmother Clara was an amazing woman who had many talents. After she passed away in 2007, I was blessed to receive her recipes, which she kept in a large holiday tin.
A maple in April is a force to be reckoned with. The sap is flowing with a vengeance, squeezed by specialized cells that expand during the heat of day to create more pressure in a maple tree than in the inside of a car tire.
National Burrito Day falls on the first Thursday in April which happens to be April 1 this year. But these deals are no April Fool’s Day joke.
From sugary-sweet eggs to luxury chocolate truffles, Easter is a time many will be exchanging treats with their loved ones.
When Jerry Callahan had his first bite of a Sumo Citrus fruit about nine years ago, he knew he'd tried something special. "This is going to go crazy," he thought.
Savory Asian pancakes aren't just a quick dinner or lunch. They can be a great way to use up those super fresh scallions you might be seeing at local farmers markets or something to serve alongside dumplings, rice or grilled proteins.
If you are a person with a particular interest in food and a person who enjoys food for pleasure, you can consider yourself a foodie. From just trying out the newest dishes to staying up to date on the latest food trends, being a foodie has become increasingly popular with the help of social…
Pizza Hut is doubling down on the growing popularity of the drive-thru with a new digital-focused version now opening at more than 1,500 restaurants with more to come.
Slow-cooked foods seem tailor-made when the mercury is low. Stews, soups and casseroles can simmer and gain great flavor through slow-cooking methods. But slow cooker appliances don’t need to be stored away when spring flowers start to bud. In fact, this method of cooking can bridge the gap …
Easter Sunday dinners are a tradition in many families. Though the COVID-19 pandemic forced families to alter that tradition in 2020, and could very well do so again in 2021, it’s worth noting that Easter takes place in April this year. In many areas, April weather is warm enough to enable a…
Using BeerAdvocates' sweeping database, Stacker compiled a list of the 35 best beers and beer styles on the market today, from a Russian imperial stout to Irish red ale.
The fried chicken sandwich wars are going global, cookie subscriptions are the new Netflix, and, for or better or worse, you can soon get a free doughnut every day for the rest of the year.
The egg came first. Let’s just get that out of the way. For millions of years before humans domesticated the feathered lizards known today as “chickens,” countless generations of amphibia and reptiles, including dinosaurs, were laying eggs.
I will forever sing the praises of cooking with cast iron. Cast iron is oven-safe, provides even heating, and takes extreme heat from the stovetop or oven in stride.
Cooking eggs might seem like the easiest culinary skill to learn, but for some cooking eggs properly can be intimidating. Eggs are full of healthy protein and amino acids, and can be used in a variety of ways. From scrambled to hard-boiled to fried, here are a few tips and tricks to help you…
Krispy Kreme has come up with a way to make getting the Covid-19 vaccine extra sweet.
Avocado toast is a provocative dish. That piece of warm bread loaded with a smooth green paste is also loaded with meaning and angst, and has become a battleground for many of today's culture wars.
Trevor Lui started working in his parents' restaurant when he was a kid, eventually working his way up to the wok station, a hot, fast job that taught him almost everything he needed to know about food.
St. Patrick’s Day celebrations were different in 2020. Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, many communities were forced to cancel their annual St. Patrick’s Day festivities. Typically lively, jovial gatherings of good-spirited revelers, St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are beloved by Irish an…
Peanuts are a beloved snack that are as healthy as they are tasty. Despite their somewhat misleading name, peanuts actually are legumes and grow beneath the ground. Legumes are edible seeds enclosed in pods, whereas true nuts grow on trees.
Each year on March 14, math afficionados around the world celebrate the mathematical constant known as pi, which is represented by the Greek letter “π.” Pi relates to the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter, which comes to approximately 3.14159, but goes on infinitely. The…
It’s a farmers market cliche that celeriac is good in soup. I hear it when folks inquire as to how to use this fragrant root. But I’ve never quite known what to do with that guidance. All I’ve ever done has been to substitute celeriac for celery, its close relative.
St. Patrick’s Day is an opportunity for the world to celebrate Ireland’s patron saint and Irish culture with family, friends, food, and fun. Many St. Patrick’s Day traditions have been passed down through generations. This includes various foods and recipes that are native to Ireland that ha…
Lent is a 40-day period that begins on Ash Wednesday and culminates with Easter Sunday. For faithful Christians, Lent involves prayer, reflection and sacrifice, much in the way that Jesus Christ sacrificed himself for others. One of the components of giving something up is abstaining from ea…
If you are looking to add more flavor to the meats you cook, learning how to marinate gives you the ability to not only try a host of flavor combinations, it also helps make proteins easier to digest. A marinade tenderizes your meat of choice and also helps lock in moisture so your meat won’…
As a young mother during the 1980s, I joined a recipe card club. I wanted to expand my food knowledge and try new and exciting meals.