Cooking Light Slow Cooker Tonight

Author: The Editors of Cooking Light
Publisher: Cooking Light
ISBN: 0848736575
Release Date: 2012-09-25
Genre: Cooking

For delicious make-ahead meals, nothing beats a crock-pot. Cooking Light® Slow Cooker Tonight! is your perfect source for recipes that transform simple ingredients into filling, flavorful dishes. Inside you'll find: 140 delicious dishes ranging from appetizers and beverages to meats, poultry, sides, and desserts. Dozens of ingredient and technique tips throughout to ensure superior slow-cooker recipes every time you cook. A nutritional analysis with each recipe to help you make smart, healthful choices that fit your lifestyle. A special Cooking Class chapter focusing on how to make the most of your slow cooker-including how to shop for the best equipment, keep your foods safe, and quickly clean your pot.

Cooking Light Fresh Food Fast Weeknight Meals

Author: Editors of Cooking Light Magazine
Publisher: Time Inc. Books
ISBN: 9780848749354
Release Date: 2015-12-10
Genre: Cooking

Dinnertime stress is over! Enjoy over 280 all-new 5-ingredient, 5-minute recipes guaranteed to come together easily from start to finish-fast. With options for 2, 4, or 6 servings, households of all sizes can share a home-cooked meal.

These Test Kitchen approved recipes are tailor-made for hectic lifestyles and health-conscious families. More than recipes, this must-have collection offers over 160 full-color photographs, detailed nutritional analyses, ways to streamline prep so dinner is ready even faster, easy make-ahead options, assorted 10-minute side dishes, and suggestions for turning leftovers into tasty lunches-to-go. Helpful shortcut kitchen techniques show you how to shave minutes off your prep time, while simple ingredient pairing tips teach you to effortlessly craft a variety of mouthwatering meals from just a few flavor-boosting items. Serving wholesome, homecooked meals on busy evenings just got easier thanks to Cooking Light Fresh Food Fast Weeknight Meals. Family meals return with these ready-in-minutes recipes for healthy, delicious, satisfying dishes.


Cooking Light Dinner s Ready

Author: Editors of Cooking Light Magazine
Publisher: Oxmoor House
ISBN: 0848739604
Release Date: 2013-09-24
Genre: Cooking

Having a family meal at home just got easier! For a delicious dinner any night of the week, all you need is Cooking Light® Dinner's Ready! It's your foolproof go-to source for recipes that transform simple ingredients into filling, flavorful meals. Packed with 250 tasty dishes ranging from make-ahead slow-cooker favorites to quick-and-easy chicken, pasta, sides, and desserts. Dozens of ingredient and technique tips throughout to ensure superior results every time you cook. A nutritional analysis with each recipe to help you make smart, healthful choices that fit your lifestyle. A special Cooking Class section in each chapter focusing on how to make the most of specific foods-including how to shop for the best equipment, keep your foods safe, and best prep your ingredients.

Cooking Light Comfort Food

Author: Editors of Cooking Light Magazine
Publisher: Oxmoor House
ISBN: 0848734645
Release Date: 2011-03-01
Genre: Cooking

This fresh approach on comfort food takes the food readers love to a whole new level. Cooking Light is passionate about making healthy taste great, and for years has been helping readers transform their favorite recipes from their often unhealthy originals into healthier versions that retain all the memorable flavors. Comfort Food is Cooking Light's first collection of over 200 classic comfort food recipes that fit into a balanced diet-and no one will know they are light. Readers can choose from fried chicken, mashed potatoes, buttermilk biscuits, brownies and cookies, coconut pie, crab cakes, sweet potato casserole, and more! Along with the recipes, the Cooking Light Test Kitchens staff includes their tips and techniques for lightening a variety of recipe classics-from casseroles and soups to pasta and pancakes, helping readers learn strategies to "lighten up" some of their own favorites. Packed with helpful tips and colorful photos, Cooking Light Comfort Food is loaded with special features: "5 Ways with..." provides readers with five unique recipes for enjoying classics like mashed potatoes, meatloaf, and mac and cheese. "Recipe Makeovers" highlights a reader-submitted recipe and how it is made healthier-while keeping it delicious at the same time. Saving time is always important to busy home cooks, so "30 Minutes or Less" icons showcase super-quick and easy recipes. There is something for everyone in this warm, cozy cookbook that's chock-full of comforting recipes.

Cooking Light 3 Step Express Meals

Author: The Editors of Cooking Light
Publisher: Cooking Light
ISBN: 0848739973
Release Date: 2013-09-03
Genre: Cooking

By using fresh grocery store convenience items like prechopped vegetables, bagged prewashed greens, rotisserie chicken, pizza dough, fresh pasta, peeled cooked shrimp, and refrigerator and freezer-aisle staples and streamlined techniques that save you steps without sacrificing flavor or sabotaging your healthy-eating intentions. Each menu comes with suggestions for simple-to-prepare sides to round out the meal and an easy to follow 1-2-3 game plan to ensure you get everything on the table at once. A helpful grocery store guide show readers how to stock their kitchens with time-saving products-sauces for simmering, spice blends for adding flavor to roasts and sautés, and double-duty bottled vinaigrettes for dressing salads and marinating meats in minutes. Simple Swaps offer easy substitutions you can make to vary the recipe to suit your family's tastes or what you may have on hand. From mouthwatering main dishes to light and refreshing salads and sides, getting meals on the table is as simple as 1-2-3 for today's busy cooks.

Cooking Light Soups Stews Tonight

Author: Editors of Cooking Light Magazine
Publisher: Oxmoor House
ISBN: 0848733606
Release Date: 2011-11-01
Genre: Cooking

Busy home cooks want one thing: simple, quick, healthy dishes to serve their family. And let's face it, when it's cold outside, soups are a big hit! Cooking Light Soups & Stews Tonight! is the most comprehensive, quick and easy soups and stews cookbook, delivering everything readers want-and need-in one place for cooking great meals for dinner tonight. With over 20 years of success and with a dedicated staff of culinary professionals and registered dietitians, Cooking Light gives readers all the necessary tools-and recipes, too-to make healthy, delicious soups and stews whatever the occasion. From All American Chili to Classic New England Clam Chowder, and from Gazpacho to Chicken Noodle Soup, this is the definitive collection of over 20 years worth of the very best Cooking Light weeknight soups and stews recipes. Can't decide how to select the best store-bought stocks? Or have a question about how to dress up your soup? Cooking Light Soups & Stews Tonight! answers these questions and many more in Chapter 1: The Cooking Class, as well as throughout the book with Quick Tips, Storage Tips, and Ingredient Tips sidebars. This cookbook delivers everything consumers need in one place for making great soups and stews every time. This cookbook delivers adaptable, savory and reliable recipes for great meals every time. With over 140 recipes, 180 stunning four-color photos, how-tos, cooking tips, and beyond-belief price, this cookbook is ideal for budget-conscious consumers looking for value from a trusted brand.

COOKING LIGHT Pressure Cooking Made Simple

Author: The Editors of Cooking Light
Publisher: Time Inc. Books
ISBN: 9780848749972
Release Date: 2016-07-15
Genre: Cooking

Pressure cookers are making a comeback. Ready to try this handy device? Learn everything you need in Cooking Light's complete guide to making the most of your pressure cooker. Today's pressure cooker is safe, easy to use, and helps you prepare a homemade meal in a fast food time frame. In Pressure Cooking Made Simple, you'll find brand new one-pot recipes along with valuable advice on buying a pressure cooker, a visual guide for mastering essential techniques, and pro tips on storage, maintenance, and more. The crowdpleasing collection of 140 recipes (many of which can be prepared in 30 minutes or less) includes both family favorites and fresh weeknight dishes such as Braised Beef Short Ribs, Chicken Cacciatore, Red Beans and Rice, Roasted Almond and Apple Quinoa, and Individual Chocolate Cheesecakes. The experts at Cooking Light have tested each recipes to ensure perfect results every time. With Pressure Cooking Made Simple at your side, you'll discover the joy of flavorful, slow-cooked foods made in half the traditional cooking time.

The Everything Healthy Slow Cooker Cookbook

Author: Rachel Rappaport
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440502323
Release Date: 2010-07-18
Genre: Cooking

Slow-cooker meals may save you time and energy, but they can also help you pack on the pounds. Thanks to this clever collection of deliciously good-for-you recipes, you can please your palate without sacrificing nutrition--or your waistline! This cookbook serves up hundreds of mouth-watering recipes, including: Sun-dried tomato and pesto dip Greek-style orzo and spinach soup Red wine pot roast Ginger caramelized chicken Curried lentils Italian meatloaf Chocolate créme brûlée Stewed cinnamon apples Popular food blogger and cooking instructor Rachel Rappaport provides full nutritional analyses so you can choose recipes based on calories, fat content, fiber, and more. When you save time and produce healthy meals, you'll find you can have your pot roast--and eat it too!

Cooking Light Big Book of Salads

Author: The Editors of Cooking Light
Publisher: Cooking Light
ISBN: 084873646X
Release Date: 2012-05-01
Genre: Cooking

Dig in to a seriously tasty salad--with Cooking Light Big Book of Salads! Farmers markets popping up all over the country are filled with a variety of beautiful fruits and vegetables. Grocery stores are starting to stock locally-grown produce. And ingredients from all over the world are more accessible than ever. And CSAs drop just-picked goodies right at your doorstep! Here's how to make the most of all of nature's delicious goodness: The Cooking Light Big Book of Salads includes over 150 recipes for incredibly tasty, interesting, and healthy salads that are perfect for weeknight meals, cookout sides, and mouthwatering starters. This flavorful, healthy fare hits all the notes everyone loves. The best toppings? Got 'em: Candied nuts, creamy goat cheese, sweet dried cranberries, spicy prosciutto, pungent Stilton and Gorgonzola, juicy pears, salty olives, and crunchy croutons. You will learn how to make the most of in-season produce, like peaches, arugula, strawberries, corn, tomatoes, winter squash, and more. Tips and techniques provide everything needed to make amazing salads. You will learn how to buy and store greens so they stay crisp, how to spot fruit and veggies at the peak of flavor, how to properly dress a salad, how to whisk homemade light dressings (we're not just talking about a wimpy squeeze of lemon), tips on making salads with pasta, beans, interesting grains-and more.

Cooking Light Light and Easy Cookbook

Author: Editors of Cooking Light Magazine
Publisher: Oxmoor House
ISBN: 0848727118
Release Date: 2002-07-01
Genre: Cooking

330 quick, healthy recipes Over 100 super-quick recipes ready in 25 minutes or less Two weeks of timesaving menus.

Cooking Light Fresh Food Superfast

Author: Editors of Cooking Light Magazine
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment
ISBN: 9780848749392
Release Date: 2015-12-10
Genre: Cooking

The third book in the best-selling Fresh Food Fast series is helping the home cook go superfast. Cooking Light Fresh Food Superfast is packed with more than 280 all-new recipes that fit the trusted Fresh Food Fast 5-ingredient, 15-minute equation--and 100 of those can be prepared with 4 ingredients or less or in 10 minutes or less!

Following its popular predecessors, Cooking Light Fresh Food Fast and Cooking Light Fresh Food Fast Weeknight Meals, Cooking Light Fresh Food Superfast is packed with even more exciting features. "Fix It Faster" tip boxes offer suggestions on how to speed things up; "Ingredient Spotlights" focuses on fresh convenience products that help rev up prep time-without sacrificing freshness or fl avor; "Quick Flips" offers substitution ideas to completely transform a recipe into a new one; and a "Seasonal Produce Guide" gives readers guidelines for fresh produce purchasing and storing. The book also provides a side dish suggestion for many recipes, as well as practical tips from the Cooking Light experts to help reduce time in the kitchen. From Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken to Chocolate-Hazelnut Panini Sundaes, Fresh Food Superfast takes the guesswork out of meal planning and helps readers put dinner on the table in a flash.


Slow Cooker Family Favorites Classic Meals You ll Want to Share

Author: Maggie Shi
Publisher: The Countryman Press
ISBN: 9781581575576
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre: Cooking

Old school favorites—snacks, sides, mains, sweets, and more—adapted for the slow cooker Slow cooker food conjures images of meat and potatoes—using a different sauce every day doesn’t hide the fact that it’s pot roast again. But who has time for incredibly complex recipes with dozens of ingredients? Home cooks can take back the slow cooker with these midcentury family favorites, updated for today’s tastes and adapted to make ahead of time and cook all day. With an eye toward entertaining, these recipes come together in a flash with zero time spent standing over the stove. Artichoke Red Pepper Dip Molasses Baked Beans Brown Sugar Cider Ham Banana Caramel Cake Spicy Hot Chocolate There’s a recipe for any occasion—from weeknight dinners to impromptu parties to festive holiday meals—and they will please even the pickiest eater.