James Beard's American Cookery

Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic

The garlic—all 40 cloves of it—turns mellows, mild, and darn near sweet as it cooks low and slow in this French classic.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 1
Blackberry Roly Poly Recipe

Blackberry Roly-Poly

For this roly-poly, fresh blackberries are rolled up jelly-roll style in a milk pastry. A zingy sliced-lemon sauce is serve on the plate as a perfect companion.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
Corn Chowder Recipe

Corn Chowder

A late-summer classic, this corn chowder is replete with corn, potatoes, onion, and bacon. Mmm mmm good.

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  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 1

Red Pepper-Pomegranate Molasses-and-Walnut Dip

Though not as famous as hummus or baba ghanoush, this Mediterranean dip is just as delicious. Just ask Paula Wolfert.

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  • 30 M
  • 50 M
  • 1
Mediterranean Cooking by Paula Wolfert

Azorean Double-Marinated Quail

In this specialty of the Azores, the quail is marinated in paprika and beer for a sublime and intense flavor.

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  • 35 M
  • 9 H
  • 0
Prawns with Poached Pears and Curry Sauce Recipe

Shrimp with Poached Pears and Curry Sauce

Scrubbing shrimp with salt cleans them. Marinating shrimp in vodka lends sweetness to them. Who knew?!

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 0

Green Bean and Potato Salad

Few vegetable combinations are more natural or French than green beans and new potatoes. Ooh la la.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
tagliatelle with Leeks and Shrimp Recipe

Tagliatelle with Leeks and Shrimp

So long, pasta that’s buried beneath heavy cream sauces. This pasta is made with a barely there broth and the sweetness of leeks.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Paula Wolfert Beef Daube

Provençal Beef Stew

A daube is simply a Provencal-style beef stew, chockablock with beef, carrots, onion, mushrooms, and olives in red-wine sauce. See? You’re fluent in French.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 0
Beef Cubes

Classic Provençale Daube

More than just French stew, Provencale daube is a classic preparation rooted in geography, good sense, and even better taste.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 4
Coconut Layer Cake Recipe

Coconut Layer Cake

Layers of vanilla cake take turns with oodles of coconut filling and the whole shebang is slathered with fluffy white icing. Uh, yes please!

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 14
Chicken Soup with Coconut Milk and Lemongrass Recipe

Chicken Soup with Coconut Milk and Lemongrass

This Thai-inspired chicken soup with coconut milk and lemongrass from chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten is as colorful as it is flavorful.

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  • 30 M
  • 45 M
  • 4
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