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Learn to Cook! 1-Minute Video: How to Peel Plantains
Learn to Cook! 1-Minute Video: How to Peel Plantains

Plantains are delicious, but peeling them can feel like more trouble than it's worth. Not any more thanks to this simple, 1-minute cooking video that shows you how to peel plantains quickly and easily so you can enjoy tostones, maduros, and mofongo whenever you like. 

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10 Perfect Plantain Recipes
10 Perfectly Delicious Plantain Recipes

We're bananas for plantains. When looking to add new levels of flavor to your recipes, this starchy fruit is the answer. 

What we love most about these guys is their versatility — they can be sweet or savory, as a snack or for dinner, and anything else in between.

Ahead, see plantains as the main ingredient or as the sidekick in 10 of our favorite recipes and dishes. 


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Women Rule: 6 Female Chefs Changing The NYC Restaurant Scene
Women Rule: 6 Female Chefs Changing The NYC Restaurant Scene

Ever wonder what the world would look like if women were in charge? So do we! And while we can't say the "women on top" phenomenon has taken hold everywhere, it's certainly gaining traction in some of NYC's best kitchens. Here, in honor of Women's History Month, are six Latina chefs that are taking New York by storm.  

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Great Garlic! Recipes & Tips for Cooking with "Stinking Rose"
Great Garlic! Recipes & Tips for Cooking with The "Stinking Rose"

Garlic isn’t just for vampires and pasta. It’s an essential ingredient in the Latin kitchen as well. (Not to mention its health benefits – garlic tea for a cold? You bet!) Its sweet, peppery taste lends itself to sofritos, soups, breads and meats, and punches up any dish in need of a flavor boost.

If you’re searching for creative uses for garlic, look no further. Click through for inventive garlic recipes that will revamp your stinking rose repertoire. 


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Lactose Intolerant? Try These 4 Delicious & Healthy Milk Alternatives
Lactose Intolerant? Try These 4 Delicious & Healthy Milk Alternatives

It's National Nutrition Month, and every Tuesday we're highlighting smart swaps and ingredient essentials to boost your health. Today's topic: milk alternatives.

We know, you love milk with coffee, cookies, and a slice of pie, but for most adults, the lactose in milk is too complex for our bodies to break down. (Milk is also high in fat.)


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Learn to Cook! 1-Minute Video: How to Chop an Onion Like a Chef
Learn to Cook! 1-Minute Video: How to Chop an Onion Like a Chef

Does chopping onions drive you to tears? If you're like most home chefs, the answer is yes. But no more... at least, not after you watch this quick cooking video that shows you how to chop an onion fast. Got a minute? That's all it takes!

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The Hard Truth: Americans Are Fat Because...
The Hard Truth: Americans Are Fat Because...

There's a reason America's kids are obese. In fact, there are many. Among them are the woefully nutrient deficient school lunches an astounding 32 million U.S. kids consume every day.

Don’t believe us? Check out Sweetgreen’s shocking comparison of school lunches from around the world and see if you’d rather eat cafeteria food in Brazil or the U.S.

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5 Hot Cereal Recipes for National Cereal Day
5 Hot Cereal Recipes for National Cereal Day

It's National Cereal Day - yes, that's an actual thing – and to honor both the ubiquitous breakfast food and the [almost] end of winter, we've collected five of our favorite hot cereal recipes.

Because really, why buy the boxed stuff when you can have a bowl full of warm, comforting goodness? Treat yourself right and whip up one of these easy breakfast recipes. You deserve it!


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16 Mouthwatering Burger Recipes
16 Mouthwatering Burger Recipes

Cheesy, meaty and messy: who doesn't love a juicy burger?

From the spicy and cheesy to the decadent and indulgent to the light and vegetarian, there's an option for everyone.

Those looking for a healthy (but delicious) burger will love Fontainebleu Miami Beach's Heritage Turkey Burger, and those crazy about spice will adore a Southwestern Gambler Burger made with Certified Angus Beef.


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10 Meatless Meals for the Lenten Season
10 Meatless Meals for the Lenten Season

We're two weeks into the Lenten season, which means that those of you maintaining a meatless diet are probably either bored by your dinner or running out of inspiring vegetarian recipes.

Never fear! We've got the fix for carrying you through to Easter. Here, a collection of ten mouthwatering meatless meals for the Lenten season


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