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A Guide to Fresh Herbs

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All this week's recipes have something in common—fresh herbs! If you're intimidated when a recipe calls for a herb you're not familiar with, well don't be, read on …

too much of a good thing: cherry tomatoes

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My cherry tomato plants are still going strong — can you believe it? I found that cherry tomato plants work best in a container garden, so I planted …

today's recipe: tomato and basil pizza

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Take a break from traditional pizza by making this one on the grill! Click here for recipe…

Cocktail O'Clock: Spiked Basil Lemonade

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To a cocktail shaker filled with ice add 1/4 cup basil leaves, and 2 ounces gin, 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice, and 3 tablespoons simple syrup. Shake well …

Today's Recipe: Spaghetti with Pancetta, Green Beans, and Basil

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This delicious five-ingredient recipe requires just 10 minutes of prep and is on the table in 45 minutes. Prep Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 45 minutes Get the …

today's recipe: Thai Beef with Chiles and Basil Over Coconut Rice

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Turkey, lamb, pork, or chicken would also work in this recipe in place of beef. Prep: 15 minutes Total: 25 minutes Get the recipe…

today's recipe: Chicken and Basil Stir-Fry

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Often used in Thai cooking, Thai basil is also called holy basil. It has sharp-pointed leaves and tastes of mint, cinnamon, and licorice. Prep: 40 minutes Total: 40 …

one pot mondays: stir fried noodles with eggplant and basil

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It can be hard to say goodbye to the days off and get back into it on Monday morning, especially when summer weekend days are jam-packed full of …