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Ginger

  • Vietnamese Braised Beef Stew (Bo Kho)

    Bo kho is a delicious Vietnamese pot-roasted beef stew. It is not so different from a traditional French pot au feu, but it is spiced in a traditional Vietnamese manner, fragrant with lemongrass, star…

  • Carrot Soup With Ginger, Turmeric and Lime

    Here is the antidote to cloying, overly sweet, one-dimensional, too-thick carrot soup: fresh carrots, bright spices and a squeeze of lime. The final sizzling of cumin and mustard seeds in coconut oil — the…

  • Pan-Griddled Sweet Potatoes With Miso-Ginger Sauce

    Think of this miso-ginger sauce as a universal sauce, because it’s so good on so many things: tofu, tempeh, winter squash and napa cabbage salads, for starters. This recipe, adapted from “In My Kitchen,”…

  • 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…

  • Turkey Tikka Masala

    This twist on the Punjabi-style curry gives a new life to leftover turkey. The turkey is marinated overnight in yogurt, turmeric, garam masala and garlic paste, imparting deep flavors and moisture. Tomatoes and cream…

  • Fragrant Thai-Style Clams in Coconut Broth

    The classic, highly aromatic Thai seasoning for seafood includes lemongrass, galangal, lime leaf, hot pepper and coconut milk. Spicy and refreshing, the bright-tasting broth is a mix of sweet, salty, sour and herbaceous. You…

  • 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…