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Quick Fix: Pasta Stuffed Tomatoes With White Bean Salad

Tomatoes are excellent for stuffing.

October 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Diabetes Quick Fix: Thai chicken kabobs with brown rice

This spicy Thai treat is easy to make using a good quality Thai peanut sauce. My secret for cooking these kabobs is to leave about ¼ inch between the ingredients on kabob skewers. This gives the heat a chance to reach all around the food. If you have short skewers, use a few more.

September 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Home Cooking: Easy curry a flavorful fruit and veggies fix

Home Cooking: Easy curry a flavorful fruit and veggies fix

Whip up an easy vegetable curry with a hint of India. To shorten cooking time, I cut the eggplant into small cubes. The other vegetables can be sliced in a food processor.

June 19, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Pesto chicken burgers, cold pasta salad make a casual, colorful meal

Pesto-change-o: It’s chicken burgers.

June 04, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Diabetes Quick Fix: Roasted Salmon With Asparagus and Pepper Penne Pasta

This is the season for wild salmon. It’s so flavorful, it only needs a little olive oil and salt and pepper and it cooks in minutes. At other times of the year, good quality wild salmon can be found in the frozen seafood section of the supermarket.

June 04, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
For Greek treat, try lamb over lentils and rice

For Greek treat, try lamb over lentils and rice

Barbecued, skewered lamb, called souvlaki, is sold as a quick meal on many street corners in Athens. A simple Greek marinade of lemon juice, olive oil, oregano and garlic flavors the meat. The best cut of lamb for kebabs comes from the leg. If not on display, ask for them at the meat counter.

May 14, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Diabetes Quick Fix: Veal Roll-Ups with Parmesan Beans and Tomatoes

Veal rolls are a popular dish in Emilia-Romagna, a rich and fertile area of Northern Italy where veal is a specialty. Serve them with easy parmesan beans and tomatoes.

May 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Home Cooking: Quick, simple treatment is all fresh salmon needs

Home Cooking: Quick, simple treatment is all fresh salmon needs

Fresh salmon needs only quick, simple cooking. For this recipe of herb crusted salmon, the salmon is cooked under the broiler. The bread-crumb crust is added just before the salmon is finished cooking to keep the crumbs from burning.

April 10, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Diabetes Quick Fix: Steak dish shows off Korean flavors

Steak plays an important role in Korean cooking, unlike other Asian cuisines. Invading Mongols brought beef to Korea in the Middle Ages. Rice cooked with spinach and bean sprouts is another Korean staple. I have adapted these recipes to showcase the intriguing flavors of Korean cooking while…

March 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Sweet-savory picadillo uses any meat

Sweet-savory picadillo uses any meat

Picadillo is a popular Latin dish using ground meat, onions, green bell pepper, tomato sauce, capers and raisins. There are probably as many variations as there are people who make it.

March 19, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Greek-style soup a quick meal in a bowl

Greek-style soup a quick meal in a bowl

No matter what the weather, my family loves a bowl of soup, but most recipes take too long to make for a midweek meal. Greek-style minestrone fits the bill.

March 05, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Orange-sauced fish shows the subtleties possible with Mexican cuisine

Orange-sauced fish shows the subtleties possible with Mexican cuisine

Snapper sautéed in a savory orange sauce is an unusual, tangy Mexican dish. Rice makes a perfect accompaniment.

December 04, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Get another meal from leftover vegetables with this quick and elegant ricotta souffle

Get another meal from leftover vegetables with this quick and elegant ricotta souffle

Leftover vegetables get a glorious second life in this elegant ricotta soufflé. My friend Jose made lunch one day by combining cooked vegetables he had in the refrigerator with an egg and ricotta cheese. It was so delicious and easy I decided to create my own quick version. This one, which u…

November 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Chicken grill goes Hawaiian; pineapple brightens, enlivens Caesar salad

Chicken grill goes Hawaiian; pineapple brightens, enlivens Caesar salad

Grilled chicken with a pineapple-laced barbecue sauce and a tropical Caesar salad combine in this easy-to-serve dinner.

October 16, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Sweet and sour shrimp is a quick and easy dish

Sweet and sour shrimp is a quick and easy dish

Tangy sweet and sour shrimp over rice is an easy dish. It’s based on prepared ingredients that can be assembled in minutes at home. Best of all, there’s no chopping and peeling, which means no fuss or mess.

August 28, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

Secret to tasty scallops is properly searing them

Fresh sea scallops served with a colorful vegetable-rice medley makes a quick, tasty summer dinner.

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