How to Make Tofu Taste Great

Tofu is fairly bland on its own, but that’s what makes it so versatile. If you’re not following a recipe, here’s a few ways to dress up tofu and make it taste great.

Roasted Garlic, Leek and Tomato Soup. A delicious, warming soup that's subtly spicy and totally comforting

Roasted Garlic and Leek Soup

This comforting Roasted Garlic and Leek Soup combines the mellowed flavors of roasted garlic with the subtle taste of leeks. Enhanced with spices and sweet potato, it’s a perfect cool-weather treat.

Healthy Spanish Huevos Rancheros with poached eggs, avocadoes, black beans, salsa, and cheesy potatoes.

Huevos Rancheros

A delicious and easy, baked breakfast. Huevos Rancheros is guaranteed to turn your morning up a notch. Full of tomatoes, onions, black beans, potatoes, and cheese – what more could you want from a breakfast plate?

Winter Citrus Salad with blood oranges, cara cara oranges, grapefruit, and avocados.

Winter Citrus Salad with Honey Vinaigrette

This Winter Citrus Salad combines sweet and tangy citrus fruits, creamy avocado, rich goat cheese, crunchy almonds, and peppery arugula, all brought together with a zesty and sweet honey citrus vinaigrette. The addition of thyme in the dressing adds a subtle earthy note that complements the citrus flavors beautifully.

Cinnamon Roasted Sweet Potatoes in a white dish garnished with thyme with honey in the background.

Cinnamon-Roasted Sweet Potatoes

This cinnamon-roasted sweet potatoes recipe combines sweet honey and cinnamon with savory garlic and thyme for a complex flavor you’ll love. It’s gluten-free, packed with beta-carotene, and the perfect side dish for any dinner.

Bananas nut overnight oats with in snap lid glass jar on white marble.

The Best Type of Oats for Overnight Oats

Overnight oats are easy, but you can still end up with a less-than-desirable dish if you don’t follow a few basic rules: like using the right type of oats. While you can buy a range of oats at the grocery store, there’s only one type that will give you a great texture without turning to mush.

Closeup view of a spoonful of Blueberry Overnight Oats begin taken from a glass jar.

Blueberry Overnight Oats

This blueberry overnight oats recipe is easy to make, low-calorie, and the perfect way to get your day off to the right start. It makes the perfect breakfast for busy weekday mornings and can be easily customized to fit your tastes.

Black-eyed Pea soup in a metal pan on a wooden stand on a blue background.

Are Black-Eyed Peas Actually Peas?

Black-eyed peas have a strong connection with Southern culture and traditions, particularly when it comes to New Year’s Eve and Day, and, despite their name, they’re not actually peas. Here’s what you need to know.

Harvest Chicken Casserole being served with two spoons into a shallow dish.

Harvest Chicken Casserole

This delicious Harvest Chicken Casserole recipe features all the flavors of the season including sweet potatoes, Brussels sprouts, and cranberries. Finished with chicken and bubbly cheddar, it’s the perfect dish for seasonal celebrations.

Breakfast Chia Pudding in a glass jar topped with fresh blueberries and pecans.

Breakfast Chia Pudding

This energizing breakfast chia pudding recipe features plenty of protein and healthy fats from pecans and chia seeds. Dates and cinnamon add the perfect touch of sweetness for an easy gluten-free breakfast for busy weekday mornings.

Roasted Cauliflower & Brussels Sprouts with Parmesan cheese on a parchment lined baking sheet.

Roasted Cauliflower & Brussels Sprouts

This easy roasted cauliflower and Brussels sprouts recipe uses overnight marinating to infuse the vegetables with fresh rosemary and spices. Top with Parmesan cheese and a spritz of lemon for the perfect vegetarian side dish.

Spicy shrimp and kale served over angel hair pasta on a white plate.

Spicy Garlic Shrimp with Kale & Pasta

This easy spicy garlic shrimp with kale and pasta recipe is perfect for weeknight dinners. It’s bursting with flavor, protein-packed, and a wonderful way to add some variety to your meals without adding difficulty.

A turkey carcass on a platter on a table.

How to Make Turkey Stock from the Carcass

The second best thing about Thanksgiving is making turkey stock from the carcass. So before you start cleaning up and toss the turkey carcass in the trash, consider making turkey stock from it. The process is incredibly easy (just what you need after a full day or longer spent in the kitchen) and it results in a delicious, healthful, homemade broth that you can use in recipes all winter long.

A skillet with diced celery, carrots, and onions. Celery stalks and carrots are in the background.

The Name Chefs Use for this Classic Veggie Trio

You’ve probably been making this trio of vegetables your entire life (or, at least as long as you’ve been cooking). It forms the base of many a soup and stew and adds flavor, depth, and texture to many favorite Western dishes. It’s a simple blend of diced celery, onions, and carrots.

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad.

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Kale & Goat Cheese

This roasted butternut squash salad recipe features creamy goat cheese crumbles, zesty red onion, and tart dried cranberries, all finished with perfectly roasted squash and maple dijon vinaigrette. It makes an excellent lunch, dinner, or side.

Fig & Arugula Salad with Burrata.

Fig & Arugula Salad with Burrata

This fig and arugula salad features roasted figs marinated in a tangy-sweet balsamic and maple dressing. But what sets it apart is the decadent burrata cheese. It’s more than just a salad, it’s an experience!

Lentil stew with yogurt and pita bread.

How to Make Lentils Taste Better

Lentils are one of those foods that, when served straight up, boiled in water, and drained, are just plain boring and bland. Here are six delicious ways to make lentils taste better.

Two bowls of coconut carrot soup with two spoons and a green napkin.

Coconut Carrot Soup

Coconut Carrot Soup is a fall-inspired soup that is blended with carrots and sweet potatoes and spiced with a warm blend of curry powder and a swirl of coconut milk.

A smoked salmon omelet on a plate with a knife.

Smoked Salmon Omelet

A pillowy soft omelet filled with smoked salmon, and lemony capers, and topped with fresh tomato slices is an unexpected quick breakfast or brunch that is filling, and delicious.

Black Bean and Butternut Squash Chili in a Dutch oven topped with Avocado and lime.

Black Bean & Butternut Squash Chili

Indulge in the rich, hearty flavors of fall with this Black Bean & Butternut Squash Chili. A one-pot, nutrient-rich meal that’s easy to prepare, perfect for cozy, brisk evenings. Enjoy a blend of savory spices, tender butternut squash, and protein-packed black beans.

A loaf of healthy apple bread, sliced down the middle.

Healthy Apple Bread

This Healthy Apple Bread recipe features a warm center of perfectly baked apple slices surrounded by a delicious spiced whole wheat flour batter and topped with a to-die-for brown sugar and oat crumble.

Frozen, pureed butternut squash in a zip-top freezer bag.

How to Freeze Butternut Squash

Savor the nutty flavor of butternut squash all year round with these easy freezing methods. Lock in the nutrients and taste of this fall favorite, ready to enhance your winter meals. Enjoy cubed or pureed, offering versatility in your favorite fall and winter recipes.

Close-up view of Pumpkin Spice Granola in a small jar with a larger jar behind it.

Pumpkin Spiced Granola

This super flavorful pumpkin spiced granola recipe captures all the best fall flavors in one tasty bite. The recipe uses a traditional granola mix and adds spices like cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, and nutmeg to give it a seasonal fall flare. 

Southwestern stuffed peppers served with sour cream and cilantro on a platter with hands holding it.

Southwestern Stuffed Peppers

These tasty Southwestern Stuffed Peppers are sure to have a regular spot in your dinner rotation. The simple weeknight meal uses salsa, sweet corn, and a tasty spice blend to bring a taste of southwestern flavors to a classic dish. 

A nutritious kale stir fry with crispy curried tofu, perfect for a quick weeknight fix!

Crispy Tofu & Kale Stir Fry

This quick and healthy Crispy Tofu and Kale Stir Fry recipe features hearty winter greens and vegetables and protein-packed, marinated tofu. It’s the perfect weeknight dinner that can be thrown together in just 30 minutes.

Healthy homemade oatmeal with strawberries and blueberries for breakfast.

How to Make Oatmeal Taste Good Without Sugar

Indulge in a bowl of oatmeal that’s both delicious and sugar-free. Enhance the flavor with low-sugar fruits, natural sweeteners, or protein powders. Mix in nuts or explore savory options for a hearty, satisfying meal. Your tasty, healthful breakfast awaits!

Roasted tomato soup garnished with basil, half and half, and maple syrup.

Roasted Tomato Soup

This delicious roasted tomato soup features garlic, onion, fresh herbs, and the rich, decadent flavor of roasted tomatoes. It’s the perfect bowl of comfort for lunch or dinner.

Greek Chicken Bowl.

Greek Chicken Bowls

Take a trip to Greece all without leaving your kitchen, thanks to these Greek chicken bowls. The simple recipe makes for a perfect dinner any night of the week.

Close-up of homemade granola bars cut up into rectangles.

Homemade Granola Bars

A simple homemade granola bar recipe you can make in 30 minutes that features dried blueberries, Greek yogurt, and various seeds.

Oven roasted tomatoes in a white bowl garnished with basil with a hand drizzling olive oil on top.

Oven Roasted Tomatoes

This oven roasted tomato recipe is loaded with flavor. It makes a wonderful base for pasta sauce, homemade tomato soup, and more. You’ll never buy canned roast tomatoes again after learning this super simple recipe.

Florentine pizza in slices.

Florentine Pizza with Leeks

This Florentine pizza features homemade dough, sauteed leeks, gooey mozzarella, and a sunny-side-up egg right in the middle. Perfect for a Friday night in, this crispy pizza, as strange as it may look, is about to become your new favorite pie.

Horizontal view of pumpkin ravioli on a turquoise plate with a small pumpkin and sage on a wooden table.

Pumpkin Ravioli

This pumpkin ravioli recipe features fresh pasta and layers and layers of fall flavors. A homemade dough and a seasonal filling take this recipe to the next level thanks to super fresh ingredients. 

A fully cooked garden veggie frittata in a cast iron skillet.

Garden Veggie Frittata

This garden veggie frittata recipe is the perfect way to start your day. With a variety of delicious vegetables and a generous helping of fresh herbs, it’s full of flavor. Feed the whole family with this hearty yet healthy breakfast.

A bowl of yogurt and granola with blueberries.

19 High Protein Breakfasts Without Eggs

Get inspired by these mouth-watering high-protein breakfast recipes without eggs to start your morning off right. These recipes are not only egg-free, but many are allergen and vegan-friendly.

Quinoa Stuffed Eggplants stuffed with chickpea filling on a baking sheet with parchment paper and a ramekin with sauce and a spoon.

Quinoa Stuffed Eggplant

This quinoa stuffed eggplant recipe features an amazing honey pepper tahini sauce that blends perfectly with protein-rich chickpeas and chewy quinoa. The whole mixture is served in a baked eggplant shell for a filling-yet-healthy vegan dinner or side dish.

Creamy risotto in a black skillet garnished with rosemary and sautéed mushrooms.

Is Risotto Rice or Pasta?

Risotto — it looks like rice, but a good plate of risotto is creamy, tender and altogether reminiscent of a pasta dish. So which is it? Rice or pasta?