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Food

  • A sweet take on tsimmes

    Although tsimmes – a traditional part of the Rosh Hashana meal – generally is considered a sweet stew of carrots and other root vegetables, we decided ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kugel made rich with apples, honey

    Similar to a bread pudding held together by a rich, creamy custard, our apple-honey kugel is a perfect dessert for fall, as well as a fine dish for yo ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Whole grains and honey make for healthy snack cake

    My grandma Ursula relied on honey to solve nearly any culinary or health problem. Have a nagging nighttime cough? Swallow a spoonful of honey. Chocola ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 10 Things: 10 fresh ways to use butternut squash

    Just as you’re finally finishing up the mounds of zucchini that have haunted you all summer, autumn’s overabundance of butternut squash hits you. Time ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Banish the blues with healthy blueberry muffins

    Ripe, plentiful blueberries are such a highlight of summer that some of us are prone to getting the blueberry blues during the rest of the year.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Leave them feeling full with chia seeds

    Pity the chia seed. For so long, this nutritional powerhouse was relegated to late-night television commercials hawking sprouting cat-shaped clay plan ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Bars are sweet no-bake snacks

    Handmade fruit bars, created with a selection of dried fruit and an assortment of other elements, are a flavorful item to add to your no-bake repertoi ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Blend up a more adult drink with tequila, ice cream

    Here’s a fact you need to know – aged tequilas pair beautifully with ice cream.When I discovered thi ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Have holes in your kebab strategy? Know your numbers

    If early summer is asparagus season and midsummer is peak for tomatoes, then late summer is prime time for food-on-a-stick. State fairs are in full bl ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Keep Labor Day healthy with grilled chicken salad

    Labor Day, summer’s last hurrah, is a feast day. And mostly – Tell the truth! – we tend to overdo it. Ribs, steaks, burgers and hot dogs? Check, check ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Summer fruit, grilled to a crisp

    When we think “hot off the grill,” we usually think about something meaty. But this time of year I also like to grill desserts.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • It’s worth it to chop your own burgers

    I’m not going to tell you how to dress your burger. I’m not going to tell you what sort of bun to put your burger on. I’m not really even going to tel ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
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