JL Bites: Turkey Pumpkin Chili

Besides adding a sweet nutty flavor to dishes, pumpkin is a ready source of vitamin A, which boots the nutrition content of this offbeat chili. Garnish each portion with a dollop of sour cream and chopped cilantro. This festive holiday dish will be a sure hit at your next gathering or  it could make a divine dinner […]

JL Bites: Shrimp Phad Thai

Ingredients 4 ounces medium-thick flat rice noodles 2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon sugar 2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon Southeast Asian fish sauce 2 tablespoons rice vinegar 1/4 cup peanut oil 2 large eggs, beaten with a pinch of salt 12 ounces peeled and deveined medium shrimp 3/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes Kosher salt 4 cloves garlic, chopped 2 shallots, […]

Grilled Cheese & Tomato Soup

Grilled cheese, by itself, can be a satisfying and filling meal. When combined with a warm cup of tomato soup, however, it turns into something fantastic. Grilled Cheese & Tomato Soup Ingredients: Bread (cheap option is sliced white bread; fancier option is loaf of something freshly baked, like sourdough) Cheese (cheap option is Kraft Singles or basic […]