Simple and stunning. That’s what we expect outta any side that we pull off the grill. These artichokes deliver all that—and then some.
Potato chip fiends, stop your scoffing. We double-dog dare you to make a batch and stop nibbling after just one.
If ever there was an unabashedly, unapologetically girlie burger, this is it. Still, we’ve seen guys polish them off without complaint.
A soupy, tomatoey ceviche that draws on the presence of lime, orange, and peanut butter—that’s right, peanut butter.
No ordinary pickle, this simple recipe with the complex taste will make you forget forevermore the classic Vlasic.
The complex, almost caramelized taste of this sweetly savory side illustrates why this just may be the year of the cauliflower.
As stunning as it is simple, this hot little number isn’t exactly traditional Szechuan fare, though it may quickly become tradition.
The sweetly sour exuberance of this salad gives us a shivery chill that we crave nonstop—even in the dead of winter.
These thickly sliced, richly spiced, slowly roasted spuds will zap as much life into you as your morning caffeine fix. Zow!
These subtly flavored, relatively healthful (shhhh!) sliders are the sleeper hit at The Meatball Shop. Not hard to understand why.
Tartly sweet. Or sweetly tart. We can’t quite discern which best describes this simple, stunning sorbet. Not that it really matters.
This five-ingredient fix, a restaurant classic as well as a simple weeknight supper, will have you practicing your acceptance speech.
Not that making homemade chicken stock is difficult, but this slow cooker chicken stock? The easiest ever.
Close your eyes and we swear you’d never guess this sweet, banana-y smoothie is suffused with good-for-you greens.
Slightly tart and eminently easy, this tomatillo sauce makes ample to stash some in the fridge for later. Cook once, eat twice. Whew.
A Mexican staple, this sauce of sorts is essentially fresh salsa that’s named, curiously, for a rooster’s beak.
After trying this Southern good-luck charm of black-eyed peas, we say forget the luck. Just pass more of these peas, please.
Infused with spice, suffused with booze, and wrapped oh so neatly, this last course makes quite the lovely gift for guests to unwrap.
We swear that this whole grain risotto doesn’t taste nearly as healthful as it actually is. But don’t take our word for it….
Americans may not know how to pronounce broccoli rabe, but Italians sure know how to cook it. You’re welcome. Er, prego.
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