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What To Do With Fresh Mozzarella

The Splendid Table | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
The Splendid Table

Wonderfully squishy on the inside, fresh and milking tasting, this cheese comes close to what you'd eat in Italy.

The Best Bloody Mary Mixes

Imbibe | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Imbibe

While we all wait for tomato season to arrive, there are plenty of bottled Bloody Mary mixes on the market, and there's a version out there for everyone.

What Scientists' Gene Feat Means For Picky Eaters

Posted 07.30.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 05/30/2012 01:07 PM EDT on LiveScience For years scientists have slaved away, trying t...

Growing Green Awards: Winners Produce Food that Nourishes People and the Planet

Frances Beinecke | Posted 07.16.2012 | Green
Frances Beinecke

Today, NRDC announces the winners of the 2012 Growing Green Awards. These awards celebrate the farmers, business owners, and bold thinkers who are transforming America's food system.

'New Girl': Nick And Jess' Butt Shaking Fight

Posted 04.25.2012 | TV

At the start of this week's episode of "New Girl" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Fox), Nick found himself alone in the group. Everyone had a boyfriend or girlfri...

PHOTOS: America's Largest Pizzas

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.19.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

A well-done pizza rarely goes unnoticed. America is a country that seems to survive on three main food groups (pizza, hot dogs, and burgers), and each...

Just Say Cheese: 7 Culinary Creations Made Creamier (PHOTOS)

Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Sharp, soft, round, and even blue -- there are a lot of different cheeses out there. And whether you think feta is bettah or queso is king, one thing ...

Are Chipotle And Trader Joe's Really Selling Food With "Integrity?"

Daniel Klein | Posted 12.27.2011 | Home
Daniel Klein

Taco Bell has agreed to join the plight for farm workers, as have 9 other major corporations including McDonald's, Subway, Burger King, and Whole Foods. But guess who wont: Chipotle and Trader Joe's.

How To Save Bitter Tomato Sauce

The Splendid Table | Posted 12.03.2011 | Home
The Splendid Table

There's not a 100 percent guaranteed cure, but use a little of the sauce to experiment with these emergency tactics.

September Salad: Tomato, Mozzarella, and Avocado

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.28.2011 | Home
Maria Rodale

This salad is like tasting the last bit of summer -- sweet, savory, soft, and slightly sad, but so delicious. And if you use really good olive oil, then it's even better. Simple ingredients, easy to make, and perfectly, wonderfully yummy.

Can You Freeze Tomatoes?

The Splendid Table | Posted 10.31.2011 | Home
The Splendid Table

"Can you freeze tomatoes? My mom thinks I have to can them, which I cannot bear in this heat. "

Top 11 Must-Have Items For a First Kitchen

Small Kitchen College | Posted 10.31.2011 | College
Small Kitchen College

Whether you are living in an apartment or sharing a kitchen with a hundred of your peers on your dormitory floor, here are the top eleven must have items for a first kitchen.

What To Do With All Those Tomatoes

Mary Ann Esposito | Posted 10.18.2011 | Home
Mary Ann Esposito

Ok, so you went overboard with tomato plants this year and now you have an abundant crop... too abundant. Here are 10 other ways to enjoy tomatoes while they last.

Meatless Monday: Pasta Pomodoro From A Pro -- Scarpetta's Scott Conant

Ellen Kanner | Posted 10.15.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Whether you're a chef like Scott Conant with five restaurants, one wine bar, two cookbooks, countless food show appearances and "a ridiculous amount of ambition," or a novice in the kitchen just looking to make a decent home-cooked meal, Conant's advice is the same -- "Ninety percent is about the product."

Celebrate Tomato Season, Part 3! Open-Faced Sandwiches

Maria Rodale | Posted 09.21.2011 | Home
Maria Rodale

Speaking of my childhood and what I ate, this was another popular lunch item in my mother's repertoire. It was a very good day when she would take the...

Celebrate Tomato Season, Part 2! Broiled Cheesy Tomatoes

Maria Rodale | Posted 09.19.2011 | Home
Maria Rodale

Part 1: Tomaquet, Catalan Tomato Bread When people interview me about my childhood growing up on the first organic farm in America, they seem to have...

Celebrate Tomato Season! Tomaquet: Catalan Tomato Bread

Maria Rodale | Posted 09.17.2011 | Home
Maria Rodale

I have just harvested my first ripe red tomato, and now I am going to celebrate by sharing my favorite tomato recipes. This first recipe is called tomaquet in Spanish, and I only recently discovered it on my trip to Barcelona.

19 Delicious Uses For In-Season Tomatoes

KitchenDaily | KitchenDaily Editors | Posted 09.12.2011 | Home

Oh, tomatoes, those fleeting summer gems. We fall in love every season. Then, just when we start to get used to enjoying them, they disappear, leaving...

How To Stake a Tomato in 5 Easy Steps

Maria Rodale | Posted 09.07.2011 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

I have admired and coveted the staking skills of my friend Pat Corpora for decades. He is Sicilian, so I think his blood is made of tomato sauce. I ...

A Superfruit?

Leo Galland, M.D. | Posted 09.01.2011 | Healthy Living
Leo Galland, M.D.

Whether you buy them at the farmstand, the supermarket or grow your own, there are a few things you should know about tomatoes.

4th of July Recipes For The 13 Original Colonies

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 08.29.2011 | Home
Find. Eat. Drink.

[Photo DC CentralKitchen] As we celebrate the 235th anniversary of the Declaration of independence, we honor those who came before us with recipes ...

23 No-Cook Recipes

Food52 | Posted 08.16.2011 | Home
Food52

It's getting hot out there! We scoured the food52 archives for our favorite recipes that won't ask you to fire up an oven, stove, grill, or even a toa...

7 Summer Sandwiches

Food52 | Posted 08.10.2011 | Home
Food52

7 summer sandwiches, perfect for picnics or sprucing up a brown bag lunch. Hit up food52.com for more on all things food, from baking recipes to salv...

Why The Modern Tomato Is Flawed

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 07.27.2011 | Home
Kurt Michael Friese

In his new book, Barry Estabrook tells us why the modern factory-farmed tomato in most grocery stores is a poster child for nearly everything that is wrong with industrial agriculture.

Reader Challenge: Grow One Food-Producing Plant This Year

Rebecca Shoval | Posted 07.23.2011 | Home
Rebecca Shoval

One of the best things about living on a farm is the freshness of the food. Nothing quite compares to the satisfaction of picking a head of lettuce, washing the leaves and eating a salad in under 10 minutes.