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Avocado-Cucumber Toss

Avocado-Cucumber Toss 2020, 3 WW SmartPoints (Green, Blue, Purple), Recipe Source, Salad, Velik Favorites, Weight Watchers Prep Time: 11 min Cook Time: 11 min Difficulty: Easy Servings: 4 servings (1 cup each) Source: weightwatchers.com INGREDIENTS 4 tsp apple cider vinegar 1 tbsp olive oil, extra-virgin 1/2 tsp table salt 1/4 tsp black pepper 1 cup … Continue reading »

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Herby Pasta with Garlic and Green Olives

9io0p-oiuytrewq}”Herby Pasta with Garlic and Green Olives 2020, Bon Appetit, pappardelle, Pasta, Velik Favorites Servings: 4 servings Source: bonappetit.com INGREDIENTS 12 oz. pappardelle or other wide noodle Kosher salt ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling 8 garlic cloves, smashed 1 cup finely chopped parsley 1 cup pitted Castelvetrano olives ¼ tsp. crushed … Continue reading »

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Chocolate Rosemary Biscuits

Tasty! Chocolate Rosemary Biscuits 2020, biscuits, Breakfast Foods, Food 52, Velik Favorites Servings: 14 Source: food52.com INGREDIENTS 1 3/4 cups all purpose flour 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 8 tablespoons butter, cold and cubed 3/4 cup whole milk 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary, chopped DIRECTIONS Preheat … Continue reading »

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Roast Chicken with Sumac, Za’atar, and Lemon

Tasty! Roast Chicken with Sumac, Za’atar, and Lemon 2020, Chicken, chicken, whole, Recipes I want to try, Velik Favorites, Yotam Ottolenghi Servings: Serves 4 Source: splendidtable.org INGREDIENTS 1 large organic or free-range chicken, divided into quarters: breast and wing, leg and thigh 2 red onions, thinly sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 4 tbsp olive oil, … Continue reading »

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Baked Skillet Pasta with Cheddar and Spiced Onions

Good, but takes a while to prepare! Pay attention to notes. Baked Skillet Pasta with Cheddar and Spiced Onions 19 WW SmartPoint (Green), 2020, New York Times Cooking, Pasta, Velik Favorites Cook Time: 1 hour Servings: 6 servings Source: cooking.nytimes.com INGREDIENTS 6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 3 large onions, thinly sliced 1 large bay leaf … Continue reading »

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Bourbon Pecan Blondies

Approved by the husband … Bourbon Pecan Blondies ★★★★ 16 WW Points (Green), 2020, Bake From Scratch, brownies, Desserts, Velik Favorites Difficulty: Easy Servings: 16 Source: bakefromscratch.com INGREDIENTS 2 cups (440 grams) firmly packed light brown sugar 1 teaspoon (5 grams) baking powder ½ teaspoon (1.5 grams) kosher salt 1 cup (227 grams) unsalted butter*, … Continue reading »

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Air Fryer Zucchini Fries (Low Carb – Keto)

Air Fryer Zucchini Fries (Low Carb – Keto) 2 WW Points (Green), 2020, Air Fryer, Appetizer, Velik Favorites Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Servings: Servings: 4 people Source: gimmedelicious.com INGREDIENTS 2 medium zucchini 1 large egg beaten ½ cup almond flour or panko/Italian breadcrumbs ½ cup parmesan cheese grated 1 teaspoon Italian … Continue reading »

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Air-Fried French Toast Sticks

Air-Fried French Toast Sticks 2020, Air Fryer, Breakfast Foods, french toast, Velik Favorites Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Servings: 4-6 Source: ninjakitchen.com INGREDIENTS 4 eggs 1/2 cup milk 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/3 cup granulated sugar 6 slices white bread, cut in thirds Cooking spray Maple syrup, for … Continue reading »

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Air Fryer Turkey Schnitzel

Air Fryer Turkey Schnitzel 2020, Turkey, turkey, cutlets, Velik Favorites Difficulty: Easy Servings: 4 Source: westoftheloop.com INGREDIENTS 1 package Jennie-O Extra Lean Turkey Breast Cutlets (approx 1.1 lb.) 1/2 cup flour 1 tsp garlic powder 1 tsp salt 1 tsp freshly ground black pepper 1/2 tsp paprika 2 eggs beaten with 2 TB water 2 … Continue reading »

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Japanese Pancake with Pork (Okonomiyaki)

Japanese Pancake with Pork (Okonomiyaki) 2020, Eating Well, Pork, pork, ground, Recipes I want to try, Velik Favorites Prep Time: 40 mins Cook Time: 40 mins Servings: Servings: 4 Source: eatingwell.com INGREDIENTS 3 tablespoons canola oil, divided 1 pound ground pork 3 tablespoons ketchup 2 tablespoons reduced-sodium soy sauce, divided 1 teaspoon oyster sauce 2 … Continue reading »

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Chicken and Rice Meatballs with Hummus

Chicken and Rice Meatballs with Hummus ★★★★★ 2020, Bon Appetit, breast, boneless skinless, Chicken, Recipes I want to try, Velik Favorites Difficulty: Easy Servings: 4 Source: bonappetit.com INGREDIENTS 6 scallions, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 1 1″ piece ginger, peeled, finely chopped 1 lb. ground chicken 1½ cups cooled cooked white rice ¼ … Continue reading »

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Cardamon Cookies

Cardamon Cookies ★★★★ 2020, cookies, Desserts, Velik Favorites Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes Servings: Yield: 32 Source: upstateramblings.com INGREDIENTS 1 cup butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 cup whole wheat flour 1 cup white flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon cardamon 1 teaspoon cardamon 3 Tablespoon sugar … Continue reading »

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Crumpets

More baking while under quarantine … making crumpets! Crumpets ★★★★★ 2020, Breads, Breakfast Foods, Cook’s Illustrated, Velik Favorites Cook Time: 50 minutes Servings: 6 Source: cooksillustrated.com INGREDIENTS GATHER YOUR INGREDIENTS 1 cup (5 ounces) all-purpose flour 1 cup (4 ounces) bleached cake flour 2 teaspoons instant or rapid-rise yeast ¾ teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon … Continue reading »

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Slow-Roasted Pork Butt

Slow-Roasted Pork Butt INGREDIENTS One 4-to-6 pound bone-in pork butt 2 tablespoons light brown sugar 1 tablespoon ground ginger 1 tablespoon paprika 1 tablespoon freshly cracked black pepper 1 tablespoon kosher salt 6 cloves of garlic, minced One 12-ounce can of your favorite beer 8 to 10 brioche buns DIRECTIONS Preheat the oven to 275 … Continue reading »

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Pesto Orecchiette with Chicken Sausage

Pesto Orecchiette with Chicken Sausage 2020, chicken sausage, Prepared by Melissa, Real Simple, Recipe Source Prep Time: 20 mins Cook Time: 20 mins Total Time: 40 Difficulty: Easy Servings: Serves 4 Source: realsimple.com INGREDIENTS ¾ pound orecchiette ½ pound green beans, trimmed and cut into 1-inch pieces 1 cup frozen peas 1 tablespoon olive oil … Continue reading »

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Flourless Chocolate-Chili Cake

I made this for Valentine’s Day! I bit of heat in each bite. Flourless Chocolate-Chili Cake 2020, 6.7 WW Points (Classic), cakes, Desserts, Eating Well, Prepared by Melissa Prep Time: 35 mins Total Time: 5 hrs 15 mins Difficulty: Easy Servings: 16 Source: eatingwell.com INGREDIENTS 12 ounces dark chocolate (70-73% cacao), chopped ½ cup (1 … Continue reading »

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1-2-3 Veggie Stir-Fried Noodles

A quick dinner! 1-2-3 Veggie Stir-Fried Noodles 2020, Asian, Prepared by Melissa Difficulty: Easy Servings: 4 Source: deliciousdish.ca INGREDIENTS About 300-400 grams of fresh thick Chinese wheat noodles or any noodle you like 2 tbsp grapeseed oil 2 cloves cloves garlic minced 6-8 mushrooms sliced thinly 1 red pepper julienned 1 carrot julienned Big handful … Continue reading »

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HEATH Bits Peanut Butter Cookies

HEATH Bits Peanut Butter Cookies 2020, cookies, Desserts, Hershey’s Prep Time: 15 min Cook Time: 7 min Difficulty: Easy Servings: 36/80 Source: hersheys.com INGREDIENTS 1 egg 1-1/3 cups HEATH BITS O’ BRICKLE Toffee Bits (8 oz. pkg.) , divided 1-1/4 cups light brown sugar packed 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 3 tablespoons … Continue reading »

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Instant Pot Easy Chili Mac

Instant Pot Easy Chili Mac 12 SmartPoints (Green), 2020, ground beef, Instant Pot, Prepared by Melissa Prep Time: 5 min Cook Time: 4 min Servings: 6 (about 1 1/2 cup each) Source: recipeteacher.com INGREDIENTS 1 lb. ground beef (90% lean) 2 1/2 cups elbow macaroni 14.5 oz can of diced tomatoes with green chilies 8 … Continue reading »

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15 Minute Spicy Udon and Vegetable Stir Fry

15 Minute Spicy Udon and Vegetable Stir Fry ★★★★★ 10 SmartPoints (Green), 2020, Asian, Meatless Prep Time: 5 mins Cook Time: 10 mins Total Time: 15 minutes Difficulty: Easy Servings: 3 Source: seasonsandsuppers.ca INGREDIENTS Stir Fry: 1 Tbsp vegetable oil or other neutral cooking oil 1/2 medium onion sliced or diced 1 medium carrots spiralized … Continue reading »

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Kung Pao Chicken

Kung Pao Chicken INGREDIENTS FOR THE STIR FRY 2 tablespoons vegetable oil divided use 1 1/4 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts cut into 1 inch pieces 1 1/2 tablespoons corn starch 1 red bell pepper cut into 1 inch pieces 1 green bell pepper cut into 1 inch pieces 1/2 cup yellow onion cut into … Continue reading »

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Instant Pot Chicken

Instant Pot Chicken ★★★★ Chicken, Instant Pot, Recipes I want to try Prep Time: 5 mins Cook Time: 10 mins Servings: Yield: 4 servings Source: wellplated.com INGREDIENTS Mexican Instant Pot Chicken 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon onion powder Italian Instant Pot Chicken 1 … Continue reading »

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Turkey Chili

Turkey Chili 2020, New York Times Cooking, Prepared by Melissa, Soup & Chili, Turkey, turkey, ground Cook Time: 35 minutes Servings: 6 Source: cooking.nytimes.com INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 pounds ground turkey, white and dark combined 2 cups coarsely chopped onions 2 tablespoons chopped garlic 1 large sweet red pepper, cored, deveined and coarsely … Continue reading »

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Adjaruli Khachapuri

My son and I made a Georgian Cheese bread for lunch. You rip off the crust and dip into the cheese to eat! Adjaruli Khachapuri 8 SmartPoints (Green), Appetizer, Breads, Cheese, Cook’s Country, Eastern European/German, Prepared by Melissa, Side DIshes Servings: 6 Source: cookscountry.com INGREDIENTS GATHER YOUR INGREDIENTS 1 ¾ cups (8¾ ounces) all-purpose flour … Continue reading »

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Sweet Potato Turkey Chili (Crock-Pot)

I never have really bonded with my crock-pot or instant pot, but this came out pretty good for dinner last night. Filling. Sweet Potato Turkey Chili (Crock-Pot) Ingredients 1 lb. ground turkey 1 teaspoon fresh garlic, minced 3 cups (~2 large) sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into bite-sized pieces, roughly same size 1 (15 oz) … Continue reading »

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Best-Ever Turkey Meatloaf

Best-Ever Turkey Meatloaf Ground turkey recipes have a bad rep for being bland and boring. But this meatloaf is LOADED with flavor. How? Worcestershire garlic, rosemary, and thyme. And ketchup. When it comes to any kind of meatloaf (beef included!), there must be ketchup. Ingredients Cooking spray 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 large onion, … Continue reading »

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Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes Ingredients For the cheesecakes: 6 gingersnap cookies 5 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature 5 tablespoons sugar 1 large egg ¼ cup pumpkin puree ¼ teaspoon ground ginger ½ teaspoon cinnamon pinch of nutmeg For the maple whipped cream: 3 tablespoons heavy whipping cream 2 teaspoons pure maple syrup Method 1. Preheat … Continue reading »

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Lighter Eggplant Parmesan

Lighter Eggplant Parmesan Ingredients 2 lbs. eggplant, 1 large or 2 medium olive oil spray 1 teaspoon kosher salt 12 ounces part-skim ricotta, Polly-o is the only brand I use ¼ cup + 2 tbsp Pecorino Romano ¼ cup fresh parsley, chopped 1 large egg 2-½ cups part-skim mozzarella, I used Sargento 4 cups homemade … Continue reading »

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Easy Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas

Easy Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas Ingredients 1 teaspoon neutral flavored oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 cups (16 ounces) salsa verde, store-bought ½ cup sour cream ¼ cup cilantro leaves and tender stems, chopped, plus more for serving 2 cups shredded cooked chicken, see how we make shredded chicken 1 cup shredded cheddar, Monterey Jack … Continue reading »

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Cheesy Spinach Twice Baked Potato Recipe for Two

Cheesy Spinach Twice Baked Potato Recipe for Two These twice baked potatoes are full of creamy cheesy goodness and packed with delicious garlic and baby spinach. The potato skin is crispy salty goodness! Ingredients 1 large russet potato 1 tablespoon cooking oil Course Sea Salt 2 tablespoons butter ¼ cup fresh baby spinach leaves, chopped … Continue reading »

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Beef Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Beef Stuffed Zucchini Boats Delicious ground beef, cooked with delicious spices, and tossed with bruschetta and marinara, stuffed inside zucchini, topped with mozzarella, and baked until tender. They are low carb and keto diet friendly. Ingredients 4 zucchini medium 1 lb. ground beef 1 tablespoon olive oil ½ cup onion chopped 2 cloves garlic minced … Continue reading »

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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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Pesto Shrimp and Pasta

Pesto Shrimp and Pasta Pesto and shrimp are a wonderful flavor combo for a reason. Plus, both take just minutes to prepare. This beautiful and satisfying dish comes together in just 35 minutes. To make the pesto, all you have to do blend all the ingredients together until the sauce forms. It features classic pesto … Continue reading »

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Easy Baked Chicken Breast

Easy Baked Chicken Breast Tender and juicy Baked Chicken Breasts with a delicious honey mustard sauce takes only minutes to make! Baked Chicken couldn’t be any easier to prepare for a quick and easy dinner idea! Smothered in a Honey Mustard Sauce with a kick of lemon juice, this will become your new favourite chicken … Continue reading »

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Lemon-Herb Roasted Salmon

Lemon-Herb Roasted Salmon Give salmon fabulous flavor with fresh herbs, lemon juice and lemon zest. Ingredients 1 spray cooking spray 1 ½ pound(s), four 6-oz pieces about 1-inch-thick each (also known as humpback salmon) uncooked wild pink salmon fillet(s) ⅛ teaspoon table salt, or to taste ⅛ teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper, or to taste … Continue reading »

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Apple Strudel

Apple Strudel Strudel is a light, crispy pastry made up of layers of filo dough. In our version, cranberries add a bit of tang, but raisins work equally well. Ingredients 2 piece(s) frozen fillo dough, at room temperature (if using 9” x 14” sheets, use 4) 3 teaspoons butter, melted 2 Tbsp, plain dried plain … Continue reading »

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Shrimp Fajita Bowls

Shrimp Fajita Bowls These Shrimp Fajita Bowls are a tasty and easy dinner that your whole family will love! Served over a bed of cilantro-lime rice with peppers and onions, avocado and salsa. Ingredients FOR THE SHRIMP: 1 tablespoon olive oil Juice of 1 lime 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon oregano … Continue reading »

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Bratwurst with Peppers and Onions

Bratwurst with Peppers and Onions Recipe If you’re lucky enough to have leftovers, wrap hoagies in foil, and reheat in a 350° oven for 15 minutes Ingredients 2 large red bell peppers, cut into strips 1 large yellow bell pepper, cut into strips 2 large sweet onions, cut into strips 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 … Continue reading »

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Spicy Ground Pork & Zucchini Stir-Fry

Spicy Ground Pork & Zucchini Stir-Fry Stir-fries are great because of how easy it is to make them balanced meals. Protein and vegetables join forces in the skillet or wok to become a one-pan dinner that needs nothing but rice to round things out. This version is spicy and fragrant, thanks to a healthy dose … Continue reading »

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Spicy Pork and Vegetable Lettuce Wraps

Spicy Pork and Vegetable Lettuce Wraps Lettuce is a favorite food for Chinese New Year because the word for lettuce in Cantonese saang choi is a homonym for prosperity and wealth. Ingredients 2 tablespoons hoisin sauce 2 tablespoons sriracha chili sauce 1 tablespoon low sodium soy sauce 1 tablespoon peanut oil or vegetable oil 1 … Continue reading »

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Roasted Chicken Breast with Spiced Cauliflower

Roasted Chicken Breast with Spiced Cauliflower Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon ground coriander 1 teaspoon ground turmeric ½ teaspoon ground cumin ¾ teaspoons kosher salt, divided ½ teaspoon black pepper, divided ⅛ teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 lb. uncooked boneless skinless chicken breast, two 8 oz pieces 1 lb. uncooked cauliflower, cut into bite-size … Continue reading »

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Homemade Pita Bread (5-Ingredients)

My husband ate almost all of them by himself! Homemade Pita Bread (5-Ingredients) A step-by-step guide to making pita bread at home! This recipe is easy and requires just 5 simple ingredients. After making pita bread at home, you won’t ever want store-bought pita ever again! Ingredients 1 cup (8 oz.) lukewarm warm water (about … Continue reading »

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Pulled Chicken Ancho Chili and Black Bean Soup

Pulled Chicken Ancho Chili and Black Bean Soup A dollop of plain yogurt helps tame the heat in this Mexican-inspired soup. Ingredients 1 teaspoon olive oil 2 cups uncooked onions, chopped 2 medium poblano chile, chopped 1 ½ teaspoons kosher salt, divided 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 medium sweet red pepper, diced 2 teaspoons chili … Continue reading »

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Small Batch Chocolate Chip Cookies

Small Batch Chocolate Chip Cookies Small batch chocolate chip cookies for your next cookie craving! Make just a half batch of chocolate chip cookies the next time you need a warm, gooey chocolate chip cookie! Ingredients 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened ¼ cup dark brown sugar 3 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 large egg yolk (egg … Continue reading »

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Vegetarian Mushroom Shawarma Pitas

Vegetarian Mushroom Shawarma Pitas Ingredients ¾ lb. portobello mushroom caps, sliced 1/2-inch thick 1 medium red onion, halved and cut into 1/3-inch wedges 3 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 teaspoon ground cumin ¾ teaspoon ground coriander ½ teaspoon ground sweet or smoked paprika (optional) Kosher salt and black pepper 4 pitas 2 … Continue reading »

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Tandoori Roasted Salmon and Vegetables

Tandoori Roasted Salmon and Vegetables Ingredients 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon garam masala 1 teaspoon ground coriander ¾ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper ¼ teaspoon sugar 1 lb. uncooked zucchini and yellow squash, cut into 1/4-inch slices 1 large shallot, thinly sliced 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 ¼ uncooked farmed skinless salmon fillets, … Continue reading »

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Spicy Ground Turkey and Green Bean Stir-Fry

Spicy Ground Turkey and Green Bean Stir-Fry Spicy Ground Turkey and Green Bean Stir-fry is a Paleo and low carb dish that is packed with flavor and comes together in 15 minutes. Ingredients 1 lb. green beans 4 teaspoons coconut oil (or vegetable oil) 1 tablespoon sesame oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tablespoons ginger, … Continue reading »

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Perfectly Barbecued Chicken Breasts

Perfectly Barbecued Chicken Breasts A good salt brine keeps the meat juicy and moist, a simple dinner with lots of sophistication. Ingredients ½ cup kosher salt 8 cups water 2 pounds, or four 10 oz bone-in skinless breasts cut in half the short way to yield 8 pieces* 2 sprays cooking spray ½ cup barbecue … Continue reading »

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Crisp-Skinned Arctic Char

Crisp-Skinned Arctic Char Arctic char’s silky texture is beautifully countered by skin crisped to perfection using this easy method. (You can cook salmon or trout fillets in this same manner.) Brightly flavored Smashed Potatoes and Peas with Lemon and Dill are a perfect accompaniment for the fish; if serving it with them, top the fish … Continue reading »

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Za’atar Manaqish

Za’atar Manaqish Manaqish or manakish are savory pastries popular in the Levant (Eastern Mediterranean) region. My mother in law, a master of the Levant kitchen, was the one who first introduced me to the making of za’atar manaqish. They are the perfect make-ahead snack, appetizer, or even brunch! Ingredients For Dough: 1 cup lukewarm water … Continue reading »

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