Recipes

Grill on-the-vine tomatoes for stunning starter

Grill on-the-vine tomatoes for stunning starter

The heat of the grill will intensify the natural juices and sugars, making the sweet tomatoes even more flavorful.

Holding on to tomato season with a spicy-sweet jam

Holding on to tomato season with a spicy-sweet jam

Looking for something a bit more robust?

Celebrate the season with a triple-tomato salad

Celebrate the season with a triple-tomato salad

All kinds of tomatoes are at the best just now, big and small, beefsteak and cherry. At the base of this salad are sliced beefsteak tomatoes, which are topped with chopped small tomatoes and drizzled with a tomato-based vinaigrette.

10 Things: 10 ideas for eating all that zucchini

10 Things: 10 ideas for eating all that zucchini

Some delicious ideas that will have you if not embracing then at least better tolerating your zucchini.

A tuna sandwich by way of Mediterranean bruschetta

A tuna sandwich by way of Mediterranean bruschetta

Canned tuna is everywhere, of course, but I’d advise you to look for the brands that are sustainably caught and lower in mercury.

Jams increasingly strutting their savory side

Jams increasingly strutting their savory side

“I’m always looking at ways to open people’s eyes to the different opportunities in preserve making,” says Marisa McClellan, creator of the blog “Food in Jars” and author most recently of “Preserving by the Pint.

You too can bake artisanal quality bread at home

You too can bake artisanal quality bread at home

The technique is simple, and it wonderfully replicates a traditional bread oven.

In a jam? It's time to think outside the PB&J

In a jam? It’s time to think outside the PB&J

That’s when she reached for a nearly empty jar of strawberry jam from the refrigerator, dumped in some olive oil, a splash of balsamic vinegar, some salt and pepper.

Rethinking a healthy breakfast: a meal in a muffin

Rethinking a healthy breakfast: a meal in a muffin

The base is a mix of white whole-wheat and all-purpose flours.

Inauthentic, but fast and delicious kung pao pork

Inauthentic, but fast and delicious kung pao pork

If, however, you are looking for a crazy delicious weeknight-friendly recipe for stir-fried pork that tastes very much like really good kung pao…