After-Work Gourmet / Recipes

Consider Cheese a Perfect Palette for Spices

Spices are common accompaniments to meat and poultry, so much so that many a "spice rub" or other blend has been devised just for that delicious purpose. When it comes to your protein of choice, though, if you are leaving cheese out of the spice...

Hot Chocolate Makes Winter Desserts Sizzle

Hot chocolate isn't the only warm, engaging, conversation-starting wintery meal-ender you can serve in a mug. In less time than it might take you to serve up that comforting beverage, you can use it to inspire a five-minute doozy of a dessert.

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Easy Dressings that Truly Dress Up Tuna

After the hectic holiday season, you may be tempted by tuna. The simplicity of canned tuna is a go-to dish. Add an easy touch of gourmet with dressings that skip the usual route of being mixed up with the tuna and instead make their appearance ...