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Not as sweet as most cranberry relishes, this ruby-colored condiment is a perfect foil for the dark meat.
Crab Salad in Pita Pockets
A fresh, lively dressing of ginger, jalapeño and lime juice replaces mayonnaise in this luxurious crab salad sandwich.
At first glance, the amount of garlic in this recipe may seem a little alarming, but the technique of simmering the...
This custard-based version of eggnog cooks the eggs, making any concerns of food-borne illness a thing of the past!
Hailing from Germany, this fruit-filled bread is traditionally served at Christmastime.
New Potatoes & Peas
This simple side is a triple treat of spring delights: new potatoes, spring onions and fresh green peas. The flavors...
Hearty Grain Bread
This bread recipe combines bulgur, oatmeal, wheat bran, sunflower seeds and whole-wheat flour for a hearty, crunchy...
Mussels and saffron star in this creamy risotto. Make it a meal: Serve with Sliced Tomato Salad and whole-grain...
Dried Fruit Cake
A very thin slice of this dark fig and nut cake, redolent of orange zest, cinnamon and nutmeg, is all you need at the...
Curried Red Lentil Soup
This soup is inspired by the Indian side dish dal; the Hindi word means “split” and refers to the split peas or lentils...
Macaroni & Cheese
The sauce for this simple mac-and-cheese uses low-fat cottage cheese as its base. Just a cup of sharp Cheddar adds lots...
Bite into an Apricot Jewel and discover a rum-soaked cherry in the middle.
Kumquats in Vanilla Syrup
The flesh, rind and seeds of kumquats are edible. Although the preserves are delicious on their own as a simple dessert...
Candied Grapefruit Peels
A fine cup of coffee and two or three of these bittersweet confections make a fitting conclusion to a holiday meal. The...
Brandied Prunes with Orange
Moist, plump prunes work best here. Serve with roast pork or game, or use as a stuffing for pork tenderloin.
Chilies, cranberries, kumquats and fresh mint add festive color and flavor to your favorite black and green olives.
This classic orange marmalade is a pretty gift for the holidays.