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Bye-Bye Bland: 6 Recipes With A Chipotle Kick

Jennifer Segal | Posted 01.29.2017 | Home
Jennifer Segal

Chipotle peppers in adobo sauce are dried, smoked jalapeños in a tangy, slightly sweet tomato sauce. There are endless ways to enjoy them -- from Chi...

Pumpkins, Carrots, Sweet Potatoes, Oh My! 10 Recipes For Fall's Brightest Vegetables

Jennifer Segal | Posted 10.16.2016 | Home
Jennifer Segal

Full of beta-carotene, antioxidants, and nutrients, orange vegetables are as good for you as they are good-tasting. From spicy pumpkin leek soup to curried roasted carrots, these recipes will have you loving orange all autumn long.

Chess for Success: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 09.20.2016 | Home
Ari Nessel

At the end of this month, Walt Disney Productions will release Queen of Katwe, a film that highlights the story of a young Ugandan girl whose world ra...

Sweet Potato, Feta and Broccoli Salad

Mira Manek | Posted 12.17.2016 | Home
Mira Manek

My family doesn't love cheese -- well my grandmother certainly doesn't -- so when she and my aunt tried this salad and asked how I made it and said they want to make it at a dinner party this week, I knew it was a winner!

What's The Difference Between A Sweet Potato And A Yam?

The Huffington Post | Eva Hill | Posted 11.21.2016 | Home

Thanksgiving’s approaching, which means it’s almost time to head to the supermarket in pursuit of sweet potatoes and yams. But do you even know wh...

5 Kinds Of Sweet Potatoes To Eat Right Now

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.10.2015 | Home

You might've noticed the wide selection of potatoes at the grocery store as of late. There are actually more than 4,000 varieties of spuds, each with ...

A Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Lover? Then You Must Try Picarones

Manuel Villacorta | Posted 10.20.2016 | Home
Manuel Villacorta

Given that the fall season is here with an abundance of pumpkin and sweet potato love, I would like to introduce a classic dessert that is near and dear to my heart, picarones. As a kid, my family and I use to go to the street vendors to eat these delicious morsels, as a Sunday treat.

The Fall Harvest Salad You Need In Your Life This Season

Selena Sharpless | Posted 10.06.2016 | Home
Selena Sharpless

This time of year is simply the bees knees mainly because it's meant to be celebrated with comfort food, a new pair of boots and a cuddle buddy. The word "salad" may not scream cozy comfort food but that's because you haven't had a loaded fall harvest salad.

The Health Benefits of Sweet vs. Regular Potatoes

John Berardi, Ph.D. | Posted 06.08.2015 | Home
John Berardi, Ph.D.

Why do sweet potatoes get "superfood" status while regular potatoes are vilified? Here's why both tubers deserve a place on your plate. It's time to set the record straight on spuds.

9 Delicious Ways to Use This Winter Superfood: Sweet Potatoes!

Kelly Pfeiffer | Posted 04.29.2015 | Home
Kelly Pfeiffer

I love baking a big batch at the start of the week and using them for different dishes every day.

This Ingredient Takes Sweet Potato Fries to the Next Level

SELF | Posted 04.22.2015 | Home

Add a little Greek yogurt dipping sauce, and you have a recipe that's perfect as a side item or as a party platter.

Winter Root Vegetables, In Order

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 01.09.2015 | Home

Rutabaga, go home.

Christmas Without the Kitchen

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 02.12.2015 | Home
Sugar Rautbord

If you are overworked, overwrought and overcooked or if you just want more time with the family and friends you are hosting from out of town, here are a few digital markets for you. Just click the food item to have it delivered to your table.

For The Difference Between Sweet Potatoes And Yams, Don't Listen To Ellen

The Huffington Post | Kristen Aiken | Posted 11.19.2014 | Home

It's a confusing topic, so we forgive her.

17 Things You Need To Stuff Inside A Sweet Potato

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.11.2014 | Home

This spud was engineered to be stuffed.

Escarole, Kale, and Sweet Potato Crockpot Soup: A Heart-Healthy Satisfying Meal

Helen Agresti RD | Posted 12.08.2014 | Home
Helen Agresti RD

The comforting aroma of a Crockpot meal is everything we love about fall wrapped up in one easy dish.

Ain't They Sweet: Sweet Potato Casseroles For The Jewish New Year

Laura Zinn Fromm | Posted 11.21.2014 | Home
Laura Zinn Fromm

Every Rosh Hashanah, I look at the dog-eared copies of cooking magazines piling up in our kitchen and think, 'I'm going to make something new and different this year!' The stakes were really raised one year when my neighbor and I decided to join forces and celebrate the Jewish New Year together at her house.

Want To Live Longer? Here's What You Need To Eat

Bradley J. Willcox, MD, MSc | Posted 11.03.2014 | Home
Bradley J. Willcox, MD, MSc

The right food can be a prophylaxis that can actually thwart illness. The Okinawan people -- who are the longest lived people in the world -- use the term nuchi gusui, which literally means "food is medicine." But modern medicine is just beginning to understand the biochemistry behind the concept of food as medicine.

How To Make Root Vegetable Hash Browns With Scallions

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 05.21.2014 | Home
Viviane Bauquet Farre

Serve these hash browns as a side dish, or for breakfast or brunch with poached or fried eggs -- they're most satisfying!

Did The Ancient Polynesians Travel To South America Before The Europeans Did? | Posted 02.28.2014 | Home

When it comes to spreading food around the world, Christopher Columbus and his European compatriots get most of the credit. Yes, they introduced so...

How To Make Sweet Potato Caramel

Bon Appetit | Posted 03.23.2014 | Home
Bon Appetit

When we heard this thick homemade caramel sauce had only one ingredient, we didn't believe it.

What The Hell Am I Eating, Yams Or Sweet Potatoes? Here's How To Tell

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques & Andy McDonald | Posted 11.19.2014 | Home

More than any other political or serious question at the Thanksgiving dinner table, one question remains the most pressing every year: Are those sweet...

Healthy Thanksgiving Recipe: Sweet Potato Squash Puree

Caroline Phelps | Posted 01.25.2014 | Home
Caroline Phelps

After three years of blogging about food I thought it was time to get in front of the camera and film my first video recipe.

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Dessert: Sweet Potato Pie With Marshmallow Meringue

Bon Appetit | Posted 11.18.2013 | Home
Bon Appetit

Sarah Patterson Scott, photo by Lisa Hubbard SWEET POTATO PIE WITH MARSHMALLOW MERINGUE INGREDIENTS CRUST: 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs (made...

The Best French Fries in the U.S. | Posted 12.01.2016 | Home

It's the ultimate American side dish prepared the way we love them -- fried and salted.