Perhaps the quickest, richest, savviest strategy for gussying up spring stalks that you've ever encountered.
Before you roll your eyes and mutter, "Do I need another mashed potato recipe?" we suggest you try these simple, sinful, pleasingly chunky smashed spuds. The answer, you'll find, is yes.
A slinky little something to slip into, one that comes together easily and elegantly, impresses guests and family, works anytime of day, and sullies but a single skillet.
Sometimes carrots aren't quite as sweet as we'd like them to be. This kid-tested tactic takes care of that occasional oops on the part of Mother Nature.
Succumb to this simple, satiating, seductive Vietnamese tradition. Known as ca phe sua da, it's just coffee, ice, and sweet, sweet, sweetened condensed milk.
This sophisticated chocolate fix draws on just two ingredients, comes together in minutes, and is satiating beyond belief.
Simple enough to commit to memory, these tipsy turkey cutlets take minutes to make yet taste like you slaved for hours.
This loosely defined "lasagna" is an easy little cheat of a recipe that relies on frozen ravioli, jarred sauce, and shredded cheese. Shhhhhh.
A blur of sweet, smoky, creamy goodness, this tartine of sourdough, a schmear of blue cheese, and a dribble of honey makes basic bruschetta seem humdrum.
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A kissing cousin to the latke, this whopping plate-size potato cake ensures you're not standing at the stove all night long turning out one wee pancake after another.
So long, store-bought applesauce. Tuck into your own fuss-free, artisanal applesauce that's a little sweet, a little spicy, and as smooth or as chunky as you please.
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 fix.
Watermelon takes on a sweet heat when rubbed with a nubbin of ginger. Wowsers.