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Carrot Ribbon Salad

Carrot Ribbon Salad Getting your hands on a Y-shaped vegetable peeler is the secret to long and beautiful carrot ribbons. Although we used regular carrots here, multicolored carrots would make a vibrant addition to this salad. To save time, make the dressing and carrot ribbons ahead of time. Ingredients 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 2 … Continue reading »

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Easy Elk Chili Recipe

Easy Elk Chili Recipe Substitute ground venison, buffalo, or lean beef for the elk in this hearty chili recipe. You can prepare the chili up to a day ahead, cool to room temperature, and refrigerate. Freeze leftovers in individual freezer-safe zip-top plastic bags for up to two months. Ingredients 1 lb. ground elk 2 cups … Continue reading »

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Sautéed Striped Bass with Lemon and Herb Sauce

Sautéed Striped Bass with Lemon and Herb Sauce If you find sea bass to be strong-flavored, remove the pan drippings from the skillet before making the sauce for a milder final product. The wine-butter sauce is a good complement to the dish, especially with caramelized lemon notes. Ingredients 4 (5-oz.) skin-on striped bass fillets (either … Continue reading »

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Smoky Roasted Chickpeas

Smoky Roasted Chickpeas These crunchy chickpeas will serve you well as both a snack and a crunchy, protein- and fiber-rich topping for salads. They’ll stay crisp in an airtight container for up to a week; just be sure to cook them until they’re just shy of burning for the crunchiest results. Ingredients 1 (15-oz.) can … Continue reading »

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Sesame Shrimp with Smashed Cucumber Salad

Sesame Shrimp with Smashed Cucumber Salad Gently smashing fresh cucumber slices helps them absorb much more of the vinaigrette, almost as if they’ve been marinating overnight. It’s a popular technique in many parts of Asia because cucumbers take on sweet, sour, and spicy flavors so well. Start with firm cucumbers and smash with about as … Continue reading »

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Salmon with Potatoes and Horseradish Sauce

Salmon with Potatoes and Horseradish Sauce You can’t go wrong when you start with salmon and a sour cream sauce, especially if the sauce is flavored with dill and horseradish. Fill out the plate with a side of steamed green beans. Ingredients 3 tablespoons canola oil, divided 1 lb. baby red potatoes, cut into 1/4-in.-thick … Continue reading »

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Seared Cajun-Style Steak with Green Tomato Relish

Seared Cajun-Style Steak with Green Tomato Relish Many seasoning blends now offer low- or no-salt options, making spice rubs an easy, instant way to spruce up quickly seared chicken, seafood, or steak without overdoing the sodium. Cajun seasoning is a balanced blend of garlic powder, paprika, dried herbs, and ground red pepper. We pair the … Continue reading »

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Spice-Roasted Salmon with Roasted Cauliflower

Spice-Roasted Salmon with Roasted Cauliflower Moroccan spices usually blend the earthy (cumin) with the warm and fragrant (coriander and allspice). Salmon and cauliflower embrace these spices well. We start the cauliflower at a higher oven temperature to achieve better browning, then reduce the heat so the salmon cooks evenly and stays juicy. You could also … Continue reading »

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Salmon with Orange Marmalade

Salmon with Orange Marmalade Ingredients ¼ cup orange marmalade 2 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 1/2-pounds salmon fillets ¼ teaspoon salt Method 1. Preheat oven to 400°. 2. Combine first 3 ingredients, stirring with a whisk. Place salmon on rack of a broiler pan lined with foil; sprinkle fish evenly with … Continue reading »

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Sofrito Pinto Beans

Sofrito Pinto Beans We take a shortcut to the rich, deep flavor of slow-simmered beans by starting with a quick sofrito–aromatics sautéed until tender with tomato and vinegar–and adding canned pinto beans. The result is better than any seasoned bean you’ll find in a can. Ingredients 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 cup finely chopped … Continue reading »

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