Easy Zucchini and Tomato Bake

Recipes

As an alternative to serving this bright, tart condiment with roasted turkey or chicken, stir a spoonful of it into a cup of yogurt or a tall smoothie for breakfast.

Take advantage of ripe melon to create this refreshing fruit salsa with subtle heat from a hint of jalapeño. Serve atop grilled meats or tossed into lettuce salads.

These richly flavored chocolate cookies are slightly chewy right after baking, becoming wonderfully tender and velvety in texture after a few days. If you like, you can dust the cooled cookies with more powdered sugar for a festive look.

This delicious (and quick!) yellow cake batter can be swapped into any recipes calling for a box of cake mix.

This soulful soup will give you an idea why kofta (made with spiced ground meat) is such a beloved dish in Turkey. In this recipe savory lamb meatballs are served with tender potatoes and a host of vegetables in a simple broth.

A mixture of ricotta, spinach and ground beef makes this classic baked pasta dish particularly satisfying. Grass-fed beef is rich and flavorful, so cooking with even a small amount makes a big impact.

Fun to make, a delight to the eyes and absolutely yummy, this jelly roll-style cake is a holiday favorite.

A simple batter bakes up into a light (and not too sweet) cake which is perfectly complemented by the buttery caramelized pineapple topping. 

The deep earthy flavor and meaty texture of cremini mushrooms is the base of this hearty recipe. Add the arugula to the hot pasta just before serving to preserve some of the leafy texture and punch of the greens.

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Whether you boil or roast the beets for this refreshing salad the results are delicious, so use whatever method works best in your kitchen. You'll find that tangy tarragon vinegar is a great match for crisp, bitter endive leaves in this side dish.

Tender lamb cooks slowly along with leeks, mushrooms, eggplant and potatoes in this ideal autumn dish. Cinnamon, turmeric, cumin, coriander and a touch of cayenne perfectly spice this Moroccan medley. Serve over cooked couscous or rice to absorb every drop of the...

Toasted pecans, walnuts or pine nuts are good substitutions in this salad. You can make it a main course by serving on a platter topped with sliced grilled chicken or turkey breast, sliced pork tenderloin or grilled tempeh.

This traditional squash soup is a serious crowd pleaser. Put a spin on it by trying one of the flavorful variations suggested.

Creamy havarti cheese is the perfect match for crisp spinach leaves and peppered turkey. Pack these rollups for your next picnic or barbeque.

A delightful and elegant vegetarian entrée or side dish for holiday meals. Acorn squash is stuffed with an herbed risotto speckled with delectable chunks of butternut squash, then baked until meltingly sweet.

A colorful and original variation on traditional chicken salad, this dish combines chicken and vegetables — crisp zucchini, grape tomatoes, baby spinach leaves and roasted peppers — with Kalamata olives and orzo pasta.

Made with a ground pecan crust, this gluten-free and grain-free dessert bakes up soft and tender while holding its shape when sliced. For best results, chill the pie until cold before cutting. Serve with a dollop of whipped cream or a scoop of ice cream if you like...

Besides adding a sweet nutty flavor to dishes, pumpkin is a ready source of vitamin A, which boosts the nutrition content of this offbeat chili. Garnish each portion with a dollop of sour cream and chopped cilantro.

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