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How to Cook Green Cauliflower – Roast your Way to Success

Cook green cauliflower (or any color) by roasting it to perfection with just olive oil, lemon and salt and pepper or add your favorite fresh and dried herbs, creating the perfect side dish. So good that you’ll even turn on your oven in the summer to make this dish!

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strawberry spinach salad in red bowl with serving utensils on top

Strawberry Spinach Salad with Goat Cheese, Pecans, and Homemade Balsamic Dressing

Celebrate berry season with this strawberry spinach salad with goat cheese, pecans and strawberry balsamic dressing. It’s the perfect bright, tasty, and healthy addition to summer menus. Change up the ingredients to match your tastes or what’s in your refrigerator – it’s flexible and delicious no matter how you put it together.

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corn and edamame with red spoon

Melissa Clark’s Make-Ahead Corn Salad: Just in Time for Mother’s Day and Summer

Add this make-ahead corn salad to your summer entertaining repertoire. It’s so easy and flexible — perfect for a buffet and a crowd! And you’ll love the edamame, tomatoes, avocado, herbs and lime dressing too.

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Potato Kugel – Passover Tradition with a Twist

Potato Kugel is a perfect side dish for your Passover seder. This crispy kugel uses carrots, parsley, and some dried herbs to brighten and lighten it up. All the best of the traditional dish with some tasty twists!

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matzo farfel kugel

A Brick by Any Other Name — Mastering Matzo Farfel Kugel for Passover

Kugel – a Yiddish term referring to a sweet or savory pudding prepared with noodles or potatoes is often made with matzo farfel on Passover. I share my insights from testing two different matzo farfel kugel recipes so you can create a moist delicious version the first time around!

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Potato Latke Recipe - potato latkes on parchment on cookie sheet

A Potato Latke Recipe for all Eight Nights of Hanukkah

Not sure what potato latke recipe to try? This handy round-up of eight tips, tricks and recipes plus my own will help you cook the BEST potato latke ever! Can’t decide which to use – there are eight days of Hannukah – try them all!

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Roasted Delicata Squash with Pomegranate Molasses and Date Syrup on white plate with parchment and pomegranate and squash

Roasted Delicata Squash with Pomegranate Molasses and Date Syrup

Enjoy the flavors of fall with roasted delicata squash glazed with pomegranate molasses and topped with fresh pomegranate arils – quick to prepare, beautiful to look at, yummy to eat.

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Quinoa and Nectarine Slaw salad plus cookbook and lemon napkin

Quinoa and Nectarine Slaw from The Simply Vegetarian Cookbook

This Quinoa and Nectarine Slaw from The Simply Vegetarian Cookbook celebrates the flavor of summer stone fruit but will translate easily to any season of the year.

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