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Seasonal Food

WATCH: How To Make A Pear And Fig Galette

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 11.18.2012 | Taste
Rebecca Gerendasy

Veteran pastry chef Mary O'Rourke of The Waffle Window in Portland, Oregon shows us how to make a rustic tart, also known as a galette with fresh pears and figs.

Are You Eating These In-Season Superfoods?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 09.05.2012 | Healthy Living

With the end of summer just around the corner, peak season for some of our favorite produce is coming to a close. We still have a few weeks left to en...

Return to Bountiful

Liz Neumark | Posted 07.02.2012 | Food
Liz Neumark

Typically, Mother Nature reveals herself one treasure at a time -- this year it is an explosion of near-simultaneous arrival. Every farmer is shaking his or her head, just wondering what lies ahead this season.

7 April Superfoods

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 04.05.2012 | Healthy Living

Spring! It's here to stay! (Well, at least we think it is.) As are an ever-increasing number of healthy and delicious fruits and veggies -- foods t...

5 Elegant Dishes With Simple Ingredients

Marcus Samuelsson | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Marcus Samuelsson

2012-03-02-Screenshot20120301at7.02.06PM.jpgLearning to tweak and enhance just a few ingredients and flavor combinations can help you transform those ordinary ingredients into the extraordinary!

A Recipe for Grapefruit Season: Grapefruit Sorbet

Monica Strawbridge | Posted 04.10.2012 | Miami
Monica Strawbridge

I really wanted to let the grapefruit flavor be, unabashedly, what it is: tangy, floral, sweet, and with a little bitter zing. What better way to let those qualities come out than to make a grapefruit sorbet?

Planting Season vs. Playing Season

Liz Neumark | Posted 03.26.2012 | New York
Liz Neumark

In the northeast, we talk about field to fork in under 24 hours and can truly appreciate the enhanced flavor profile of freshly picked, quickly eaten produce. To eat oranges this fresh made the long trip out west even more rewarding.

Healthy Recipes & Meditations to Savor Seasonal Foods

Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D. | Posted 02.01.2012 | Food
Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D.

Healthy choices allow us to remain positive and well. But healthy needn't mean deprivation or struggle. Through mindful eating we can choose seasonal foods that promote wellbeing and fully enjoy the depth of their flavors.

The 7 Best Sweets To Bake This Fall

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 12.07.2011 | Food
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

Fall is in the air! It's time for cable-knit sweaters, runny noses, and baking. How lovely. Fall may be the second best eating season on the East Coas...

Summertime and the Cooking Is Plentiful

Traci Des Jardins | Posted 09.11.2011 | San Francisco
Traci Des Jardins

People can never believe that I still love to cook as much as I do, but for me making a meal is a relaxing and social experience. Where do I seek inspiration on what to cook for dinner?

What's In Season Now at Los Angeles Farmers Markets

| Lien Ta | Posted 07.23.2011 | Los Angeles

All over Los Angeles County, dozens of farmers markets pop up week to week with God's perfect California produce -- we're very, very lucky. The spring...

White Food Rules

Anneli Rufus | Posted 07.10.2011 | Food
Anneli Rufus

In its resolute sameness, like clerical robes, white food is sacred by virtue of being colorless. One identical mouthful following another, it's the edible version of chanting om.

Mark Bittman's Tips For Spring Produce

Kitchen Daily | Kristen Aiken | Posted 06.22.2011 | Food

Mark Bittman, food columnist and author of the heralded How to Cook Everything, knows how to handle produce. Now that spring fruits and vegetables are...

Soups For Spring

Serena Norr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Serena Norr

Now that it's officially spring, I couldn't be more excited to shed some layers, enjoy the sunlight, get some much-need Vitamin D, and enjoy a lighter...

One In-Season Vegetable, Six Maddeningly Simple Dinners With Little Else

Cathy Erway | Posted 06.16.2011 | Food
Cathy Erway

Here are some of the simplest, most satisfying, no-nonsense ways to turn asparagus and other fresh produce that will soon arrive into meals. Because it'll be too nice outside to worry about it too much.

Eat, Drink and Be Merry With Holiday Events

Emily Zarka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Emily Zarka

This is the time to try new things and revisit old favorites with the spirit of the holidays backing up our every overindulgence. Luckily, there are plenty of unique opportunities to do so right here in the Denver area.

Making Every Known Dessert into Cupcake Form: Robicelli's Cupcakes [Video]

Liza de Guia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Liza de Guia

Allison & Matt fell in love over their mutual obsession for homemade recipes and enjoyment of food, a passion that truly shows through in their inventive and original cupcake recipes.

Float of the Month for October: How to Make a Purple Cow

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Maria Rodale

I do love a good crisp glass of grape juice every now and then. Even better is to make a fizzy and refreshing grape float, which I only recently discovered was sometimes referred to as a Purple Cow.

Food Revolution: Jamie Oliver Takes On Junk Food Defenders In HuffPost Exclusive (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

British-born celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has been working in the United States for the past 12 years to raise awareness on the country's growing obesi...

On the Road: Farm Stands of Northern Chester & Montgomery Counties, PA

Steve Poses | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Poses

This past Sunday's New York Times featured an Editorial Notebook piece by Verlyn Klinkenborg called Death of a Farm. Klinkenborg notes the passing of ...

Farm Stands of Mercer County, NJ

Steve Poses | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Poses

The Joy of GPS Yes, I understand that most people use their GPS to get from A to B. Pity. The true joy of a GPS is its stubborn determination to get y...

Farm Stands of Salem County, NJ

Steve Poses | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Poses

It is curious how we travel to far-away places to rent a car and turn down a country lane to get close to the "real" wherever. Yet, we rarely get int...

Ramps Shame? "Wild Leeks" Advertised Outside Restaurant (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

The Shaming Of The Ramps: "Wild Leeks" Advertised As Menu Special

Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries

Natalia Rose | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Natalia Rose

You know summer is upon us when cherries come into season. What says summer more than a bowl of these plump, succulent beauties? But wait, look agai...

Organic Food On A Budget (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Think eating organic food means having to sacrifice your budget? It doesn't have to be that way. SmartMoney.com's Senior Consumer Reporter Kelli Grant...