Meet the Queen of Tarts, with a throne of crushed cookies, a cloak of ever-so-slightly sweetened mascarpone, and a tiara of sliced strawberries.
Those nights when it’s half past when you’d wanted to eat and you’re too exhausted to think, turn to this kid-friendly, adult-approved, done-in-minutes fix.
A touch of maple syrup infuses traditional coleslaw with a unique, unexpected sweetness. Try this slaw with pulled pork sandwiches, burgers, or barbecue.
Lemon, ricotta cheese, peas, and pappardelle pasta. The name says it all. A simple dish that can be made in no time. It’s a real family-friendly dish. Honest.
Who knew Katharine Hepburn was as agile at baking as she was acting? These brownies make us think she missed her true calling.
The official Spanish summer sipper. And, for those who don’t care for sodden, wimped-out fruit mush, a nifty little party trick at no extra charge.
True to its name, this dense, brownie-like cake takes its allure from a full pound of chocolate. A hint of cocoa lends even more chocolatey complexity.
The asparagus in this salad is sublimely sweet and is balanced nicely by the saltiness of the pecorino cheese and tart zinginess of the dressing.
Creamy Southern stone-ground grits are filled with Cheddar cheese, plump sauteed shrimp, crisp bacon, garlic, and green onion. A must-eat for grits fans.
This beauty of a biscotti may seem a descendant of sorts from fruitcake, though it boasts a heck of a lot more allure than its stodgy ancestor.
For this warm arugula salad, caramelized red onions, pancetta, and pine nuts are drizzled with balsamic vinegar and tossed with cool arugula. Marvelous.
This banana rum cheesecake is as delicious as it is dairy-free and vegan. Rich and satiny, the cake get a dressing up from an earthy maple rum sauce.
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