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Sautéed Turnips with Rosemary

Sautéed Turnips with Rosemary

They look like potatoes, they cook like potatoes, but turnips trump your usual spuds in more ways than one. Compare a single cup of cubes: potatoes pack in 13.5 grams of carbs. Turnips? Only 4.2. Counting calories? You get 58 with potatoes, while tur ...
Roasted Rainbow Root Vegetable Medley

Roasted Rainbow Root Vegetable Medley

Fresh greens are a fine choice for holiday fare, but for an exceptionally elegant dish to share with a gathered group, turn to the best of Earth’s hidden treasures: root vegetables. Grown deep underground, these sturdy, hearty gems naturally soak up ...
Rainbow Sesame Slaw

Rainbow Sesame Slaw

Eat bland, beige foods, and the benefits you get will be about as mediocre and boring as your plate looks. Any nutritionist will tell you: to really rack up the right amount of vitamins, minerals and other nutrients you need, think color—the brighter ...
Sautéed Broccoli Rabe with Lemon & Garlic

Sautéed Broccoli Rabe with Lemon & Garlic

Pumpkins and apples will be popping up everywhere soon, but when it comes to fall produce, you don’t want to overlook this favorite in-season green. Broccoli rabe (pronounced “rahb”) looks like a leafier version of its popular cruciferous cousin R ...
Cherry-Pistachio & Chicken Quinoa Salad

Cherry-Pistachio & Chicken Quinoa Salad

So much quinoa, so few prep ideas. Sound familiar? If you’ve bought a box of this nutty-tasting, ancient grain and aren’t sure what to do after fluffing the finished potful with a fork, let this recipe lead the way. Stir in chewy cherries, tender pis ...