What&#039;s in season http://www.eatingwell.com/taxonomy/term/1043/all en Staff Picks from the March/April Issue of EatingWell http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_marchapril_issue_of_eatingwell <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_marchapril_issue_of_eatingwell" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/AP8730_Perretti.JPG" alt="Staff Picks from the March/April Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" title="Staff Picks from the March/April Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><P>We’ve put together another delicious issue of EatingWell magazine—our March/April 2014 issue is packed with 46 new recipes that use the best ingredients of early spring. Take, for example, our cover models: colorful radishes. Who knew radishes could be so versatile? You can roast them, slice them thin for <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/radish_tea_sandwiches_creamy_dill_spread.html">gorgeous tea sandwiches</a> (pictured) and blend them into a creamy soup. There’s a feature story on grass-fed beef that includes recipes by meat master Bruce Aidells that you won’t want to miss: <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/rib_eye_steaks_piquillo_pepper_sauce.html">Rib-Eye Steaks with Piquillo Pepper Sauce</a>!</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_marchapril_issue_of_eatingwell#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dessert Dinner Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Vegetarian What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:35:57 +0000 jbrandt802 281894 at http://www.eatingwell.com An Easy New Dessert with Fresh Strawberries http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/an_easy_new_dessert_with_fresh_strawberries <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/an_easy_new_dessert_with_fresh_strawberries" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/DS8374_Krasner_0.JPG" alt="An Easy New Dessert with Fresh Strawberries Blog Post" title="An Easy New Dessert with Fresh Strawberries Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>I can hardly wait for strawberry-picking season to roll around each summer—and then, when we finally get to go pick strawberries, I can hardly wait to get them home before eating most of them. But next time I have a bounty of ruby-sweet berries, I’m committed to saving at least 3 cups of them for a refreshing and super-simple desert that celebrate the best of strawberries.</p> <p><strong>Don’t Miss: <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/recipe_slideshows/strawberry_recipes_for_smoother_skin">14 More Sweet (&amp; Savory!) Recipes for Strawberries</a></strong></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/an_easy_new_dessert_with_fresh_strawberries#comments Food Blog Dessert Entertaining Wendy Ruopp What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Wed, 22 Jan 2014 19:19:42 +0000 Nifer 281198 at http://www.eatingwell.com Best Cranberry Cheesecake Ever http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/best_cranberry_cheesecake_ever <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/best_cranberry_cheesecake_ever" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/DS8590A_Scrivani_1.jpg" alt="Best Cranberry Cheesecake Ever Blog Post" title="Best Cranberry Cheesecake Ever Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>The <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/food_news_origins/eatingwell_magazine/current_issue/novdec_2013_table_of_contents" target="new">December issue of EatingWell</a> features some truly spectacular recipes for cranberries—and this Cranberry-Lime Cheesecake is the jewel of the collection. It is as delicious as it is beautiful: creamy, light and luscious, with a tang of lime and a sweet-tart crimson-red topping of cranberries briefly simmered with a little sugar and more lime juice. What makes it EatingWell? A graham cracker crust that needs no butter and a filling made with reduced-fat cream cheese and part-skim ricotta cheese, blended smooth.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/best_cranberry_cheesecake_ever#comments Food Blog Dessert Entertaining Holidays Wendy Ruopp Recipe Makeover Thanksgiving What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:04:02 +0000 Stefan_20 279915 at http://www.eatingwell.com Staff Favorite Recipes from the September/October issue of EatingWell Magazine http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorite_recipes_from_the_september_october_issue <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorite_recipes_from_the_september_october_issue" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/BR8475_Allen.JPG" alt="Staff Favorite Recipes from the September/October issue of EatingWell Magazine Blog Post" title="Staff Favorite Recipes from the September/October issue of EatingWell Magazine Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>When I sent an office email to gather staff picks from the September/October issue of <em>EatingWell</em>, I was hoping at least two or three of my busy colleagues would take a minute to write back. But it turned out the issue was so enthusiastically received that I have 9 favorite recipes to share with you.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorite_recipes_from_the_september_october_issue#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Family meals Healthy kids Lunch Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Recipe Makeover What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:51:48 +0000 Nifer 279481 at http://www.eatingwell.com Staff Favorite Recipes from the July/August issue of EatingWell Magazine http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorite_recipes_from_the_july_august_issue <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorite_recipes_from_the_july_august_issue" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/josie_pizza.jpg" alt="Staff Favorite Recipes from the July/August issue of EatingWell Magazine Blog Post" title="Staff Favorite Recipes from the July/August issue of EatingWell Magazine Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>It was easy to get my co-workers to tell me their favorite recipe from the latest issue of EatingWell—many of them had a hard time picking just one. Here are our “staff picks” from the July/August issue. We think you’ll love them as much as we do.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorite_recipes_from_the_july_august_issue#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Entertaining Family meals Healthy kids Holidays Quick meals Wendy Ruopp What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Wed, 14 Aug 2013 16:15:50 +0000 Stefan_20 278228 at http://www.eatingwell.com Healthy spring salad recipe with fresh peas and crispy fried shallots http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/healthy_spring_salad_recipe_with_fresh_peas_and_crispy_fried_shallots <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/healthy_spring_salad_recipe_with_fresh_peas_and_crispy_fried_shallots" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/02_13_13_salad_days_28.jpg" alt="Healthy spring salad recipe with fresh peas and crispy fried shallots Blog Post" title="Healthy spring salad recipe with fresh peas and crispy fried shallots Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Now&rsquo;s the time to head to the farmers&rsquo; market to find just-picked fresh shelling peas. Peas thrive in the cooler weather of late spring and early summer and they&rsquo;re a good source of fiber, and with vitamins A and K they can help keep your eyes and bones healthy. Keep in mind that unlike their frozen counterparts, fresh peas take a little work. You do need to shell them, after all. But it&rsquo;s worth it! Especially when you build a special salad around them.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/healthy_spring_salad_recipe_with_fresh_peas_and_crispy_fried_shallots#comments Food Blog Cooking tips Jessie Price Good choices Nutrition Wellness What's in season Wed, 15 May 2013 17:44:04 +0000 Nifer 277219 at http://www.eatingwell.com Vegetarian Thai red curry http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/vegetarian_thai_red_curry <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/vegetarian_thai_red_curry" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MV8351A_Scrivani_0.JPG" alt="Vegetarian Thai red curry Blog Post" title="Vegetarian Thai red curry Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Thai food is so flavorful and so full of healthful fresh vegetables&mdash;why don&rsquo;t I cook it at home more? Naomi Duguid&rsquo;s story &ldquo;Thai Tonight&rdquo; in the May/June 2013 issue of <em>EatingWell</em> Magazine helped me realize what I&rsquo;m missing: a few easy-to-find Thai ingredients.</p> <p><strong>Don't Miss: <a href="/healthy_cooking/healthy_cooking_101_basics_and_techniques/10_essential_ingredients_of_Thai_cooking">10 Essential Ingredients of Thai Cooking</a></strong></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/vegetarian_thai_red_curry#comments Food Blog Dinner Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Vegetarian What's in season Wed, 01 May 2013 19:00:16 +0000 Nifer 276919 at http://www.eatingwell.com Easy fall quick breads & muffins http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/easy_fall_quick_breads_muffins <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/easy_fall_quick_breads_muffins" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/pumpkin_bread_0.jpg" alt="Easy fall quick breads &amp;amp; muffins Blog Post" title="Easy fall quick breads &amp;amp; muffins Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>On a late-fall afternoon, as the little light of the day leaks out through the darkening clouds, one of my favorite things to do is to warm things up inside by baking. When my kids were little it was one of those activities that made me feel like a good mom (especially when I reminded myself not to freak out about flour showers and random bits of eggshell). When I have apples (or pumpkin, squash, zucchini, bananas&hellip;) lingering on the counter, I am inspired to bake.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/easy_fall_quick_breads_muffins#comments Food Blog Breakfast Cooking tips Wendy Ruopp Recipe Makeover Snacks What's in season Tue, 30 Oct 2012 16:58:34 +0000 Nifer 153476 at http://www.eatingwell.com 5 fresh fall apple recipes you must try http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/5_fresh_fall_apple_recipes_you_must_try <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/5_fresh_fall_apple_recipes_you_must_try" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/SA4602.jpg" alt="5 fresh fall apple recipes you must try Blog Post" title="5 fresh fall apple recipes you must try Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>We went apple picking on Saturday and got a little carried away. It was a day that captured the essence of Autumn in New England: that &ldquo;snap&rdquo; in the air that puts color in your cheeks; the reds, oranges and yellows of fall foliage just like in a picture postcard; and apple trees weighed down with deep red, ready-to-pick fruit. We just meant to pick a few&hellip;and now we have so many apples we hardly know what to do with them all.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/5_fresh_fall_apple_recipes_you_must_try#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Entertaining Family meals Wendy Ruopp What's in season Thu, 18 Oct 2012 19:34:05 +0000 Nifer 152875 at http://www.eatingwell.com 5-ingredient fall dinners http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/5_ingredient_fall_dinners <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/5_ingredient_fall_dinners" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MP8109_Ardito.jpg" alt="5-ingredient fall dinners Blog Post" title="5-ingredient fall dinners Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>It&rsquo;s a busy time of year&mdash;the weather is getting cooler and everything just seems to speed up. It affects people differently: while I&rsquo;m just trying to keep warm, for instance, my sister works hard and likes to get things accomplished. Although she doesn&rsquo;t come right out and say it (very often), I think she thinks I&rsquo;m a little bit lazy. Just because my motto is &ldquo;There must be an easier way to do this,&rdquo; that doesn&rsquo;t mean I&rsquo;m lazy: I just appreciate a good shortcut.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/5_ingredient_fall_dinners#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp What's in season Mon, 01 Oct 2012 15:08:02 +0000 Nifer 152439 at http://www.eatingwell.com How to pick the perfect apple http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/healthy_cooking_blog/how_to_pick_the_perfect_apple <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/healthy_cooking_blog/how_to_pick_the_perfect_apple" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/apple_so12_2_0_0.jpg" alt="How to pick the perfect apple Blog Post" title="How to pick the perfect apple Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>There&rsquo;s something about that moment when you bite into the first, fresh, perfectly tart apple of the autumn season that reminds you: &ldquo;Yes, this is what fall is supposed to taste like.&rdquo; But while I love pretty much all in-season apple varieties, they&rsquo;re not all equally suited for every purpose. I definitely plan to do some baking this fall (Don&rsquo;t hate: Nothing goes better with Sunday afternoon football&mdash;Go Giants!), and when I do I&rsquo;ll reach for certain types of apples while avoiding others.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/healthy_cooking_blog/how_to_pick_the_perfect_apple#comments Healthy Cooking Blog Cooking tips Matthew Thompson Taste test What's in season Thu, 20 Sep 2012 19:43:26 +0000 Nifer 152179 at http://www.eatingwell.com Should you be picking organic apples? http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/health_blog/should_you_be_picking_organic_apples <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/health_blog/should_you_be_picking_organic_apples" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/apple_picking_310_1.jpg" alt="Should you be picking organic apples? Blog Post" title="Should you be picking organic apples? Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Depending on where you live, apple season is either just around the corner&mdash;or already under way. As a dietitian, I love apples for their super-healthy nutrition profile: one medium apple delivers just 95 calories and 4 grams of fill-you-up fiber. Apples are also packed with disease-fighting antioxidants.</p> <p><strong>Don&rsquo;t Miss: <a href="/nutrition_health/nutrition_news_information/5_health_benefits_of_an_apple">How Apples Can Make You Skinnier &amp; More Health Benefits of Apples</a></strong></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/health_blog/should_you_be_picking_organic_apples#comments Health Blog Brierley Wright Eating green Health Nutrition Wellness What's in season Thu, 23 Aug 2012 15:17:35 +0000 Nifer 129458 at http://www.eatingwell.com Vegetarian taco salad and more crowd-pleasing summer dinner salads http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/vegetarian_taco_salad_and_more_crowd_pleasing_summer_dinner_salads <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/vegetarian_taco_salad_and_more_crowd_pleasing_summer_dinner_salads" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MV7206_0.JPG" alt="Vegetarian taco salad and more crowd-pleasing summer dinner salads Blog Post" title="Vegetarian taco salad and more crowd-pleasing summer dinner salads Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Freedom! Freedom from fuss. Freedom from extra work. Freedom from complicated cooking. That&rsquo;s what summer means and that&rsquo;s what summer suppers demand.</p> </div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/vegetarian_taco_salad_and_more_crowd_pleasing_summer_dinner_salads#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Eating green Family meals Wendy Ruopp What's in season Mon, 20 Aug 2012 16:38:47 +0000 Nifer 124465 at http://www.eatingwell.com 4 ways to cook dinner with a bottle of beer http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/4_ways_to_cook_dinner_with_a_bottle_of_beer <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/4_ways_to_cook_dinner_with_a_bottle_of_beer" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MK7216.JPG" alt="4 ways to cook dinner with a bottle of beer Blog Post" title="4 ways to cook dinner with a bottle of beer Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>There&rsquo;s something about a warm summer night that makes the idea of savoring a cold, frosty beer so enticing. Could it be the way the tangy smell of the hops wafts about in the humid air? For me, it&rsquo;s that tingle on my tongue that comes with the first refreshing sip. </p> <p>Don&rsquo;t Miss: <a href="/healthy_cooking/wine_beer_spirits_guide/hot_pizza_cold_beer">5 Perfect Pizza &amp; Beer Pairings</a></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/4_ways_to_cook_dinner_with_a_bottle_of_beer#comments Food Blog Cooking tips Dinner Entertaining Family meals Wendy Ruopp What's in season Mon, 30 Jul 2012 19:05:23 +0000 Nifer 114832 at http://www.eatingwell.com How to pickle anything (no canning necessary) http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/healthy_cooking_blog/how_to_pickle_anything_no_canning_necessary <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/healthy_cooking_blog/how_to_pickle_anything_no_canning_necessary" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/OT7301.JPG" alt="How to pickle anything (no canning necessary) Blog Post" title="How to pickle anything (no canning necessary) Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>There are certain things I will never understand in this world: the rules of cricket, how fish reproduce, quantum harmonic oscillation&hellip;and people who don&rsquo;t like pickles. That last one is probably the hardest for me to grasp, however.</p> <p>Because: come on, pickles taste amazing! Snap into a perfectly crisp gherkin that&rsquo;s sopped up plenty of gleeky vinegar, fresh herbs and just a hint of salt and tell me you&rsquo;re not in briny heaven. Sneak a dill spear into your next burger and tell me it&rsquo;s not tangily enhanced.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/healthy_cooking_blog/how_to_pickle_anything_no_canning_necessary#comments Healthy Cooking Blog Cooking tips Dinner Entertaining Gardening Matthew Thompson Recipe Makeover Snacks Vegetarian What's in season Thu, 26 Jul 2012 17:16:32 +0000 Nifer 114109 at http://www.eatingwell.com