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Garlic

  • Garlic Mashed Potatoes

    These are classic mashed potatoes, brightened up with a substantial amount of garlic. Feel free to adjust the garlic to taste, and to deepen the flavor, try roasting the cloves before mixing them in…

  • Garlic Soup

    This garlic soup, which is based on a Provençal recipe, requires a minimal number of the staples that I always have on hand. It calls for garlic; eggs; some sort of pasta; a green…

  • Hainanese Chicken With Rice

    While this is the most basic version of Hainanese chicken, the best one is the provenance of devotees, who save the stock they don’t need for the rice, freeze it, and use it as…

  • Provoleta (Grilled Provolone Cheese)

    In Argentina, a thick slice of provoleta, a provolone-type cheese, is cooked over coals until browned and bubbling, then served as a mouthwatering appetizer with bread. It’s a bit like fondue or queso fundido…

  • Ande ki Kari (Eggs in Spicy Tomato Sauce)

    In this classic Indian dish, adapted from the cookbook author Julie Sahni, hard-cooked eggs are swathed in a spicy tomato gravy fragrant with cardamom, cumin and cinnamon. Since garam masala spice blends vary in…

  • Falafel

    This is one of my favorite vegetarian meals. Enjoy it as an appetizer or pair it with some pita bread for a filling lunch. Difficulty: Easy Time: 25 min. preparation time, 0 min. baking…

  • Black-Bean Sauce (Sos Pwa Nwa)

    This velvety purée of black beans and coconut milk is the perfect accompaniment to Mayi Moulen, a Haitian recipe for garlicky polenta-like porridge. Slices of nutty avocado offer a gentle contrast in texture and…

  • Calamari skewers

    These calamari skewers are the perfect appetizer to start off a summer dinner party. The Padrón peppers add a fun touch and I love the garlicky aioli. Difficulty: Medium Time: 25 min. preparation time,…

  • Mediterranean mezze platter

    Dive into some light yet delicious Mediterranean flavors. A perfect appetizer served with some fresh vegetable sticks. Difficulty: Easy Time: 60 min. preparation time, 40 min. baking time Nutrition: Calories ca 464 / Protein…

  • Grilled vegetable platter

    This grilled vegetable platter is a great side dish for any barbecue! Difficulty: Easy Time: 45 min. preparation time, 0 min. baking time Nutrition: Calories ca 111 / Protein 4g / Carbohydr. 22g /…

  • Vietnamese pho

    Eating pho always reminds me of my trips to Vietnam. There is nothing quite like the rich broth, slippery noodles, and fresh herbs to warm you from the inside out.…