Butter Garlic Mushrooms

I’m a firm believer that mushrooms deserve more attention. They’re a simple side that can transform basics like roast chicken or broiled steaks into a swoon-worthy meal. But watch out: These sautéed mushrooms, dressed in an herby garlic butter, will steal the show from anything else on your plate.  Herby Garlic Butter Is Here for […]

Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

This cake is really a bread, similar to a banana or pumpkin bread. Some may liken it more to a loaf. Whatever you call it, it’s made with lemons (obviously), eggs, and greek yogurt which basically means it’s breakfast. Are you following me here?? Cake for breakfast. Yep…totally a thing. You know where to file this recipe: Breakfast That […]

Best Way to Cook Steak Perfectly

In 1988, my parents bought their first meat thermometer. They were in a butcher shop in Huntington, Long Island, and the white jacket–clad man with whom they were speaking was floored to hear that they didn’t already own one. They’d just selected a New York Strip, a rare treat for young journalists paying off student […]

Pan-seared salmon with tahini-miso sauce

Pan-seared salmon with tahini-miso sauce, served with a salted shaved cucumber salad—an easy dish that comes together quickly for a healthy delicious weeknight meal.  Ingredients Persian cucumbers 1 Tbsp white miso 2 Tbsp tahini 1 Tbsp sesame 1 Tbsp rice vinegar 1 small garlic -crushed 1 lb. of salmon into ½ inch slices Scallions sesame […]