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Recipes
cranberry sauce recipe

Super Easy Cranberry Sauce

Every turkey dinner deserves a sweet and tangy cranberry sauce accompaniment. Try this super-easy recipe, which leaves room for your own personal touch, and you'll never go for a canned sauce again.
sweet potatoes

The Simplest Sweet Potato Side Dish

This simple to prepare but delectable sweet potato side dish will have your guests asking for more.
green beans

Noble Green Beans Side Dish

With their beautiful, bright color, green beans, or haricots verts are an ideal side dish for your festive meal.
mousse au chocolate

Maria’s Marvelous Mousse au Chocolat

This classic mousse au chocolat is the perfect chocolate dessert to top off your festive dinner!
Man in the Kitchen

Man in the Kitchen: Feed Your Marriage

Routine is the enemy of romance; fear, the dividing line between meal and feast. The answer is only as limited as your imagination. It’s never too early for that first Pernod. Unpack the groceries. Put on some nice music. And experiment the afternoon away in a cramped kitchen with a sharp knife and a hot stove. The results can be tasty, if not an awful lot more.
Ken Carlton: Man in the kitchen

Man in the Kitchen: Insights On the Evolving Role of Men

Ever wonder what some men think about marriage, family and shopping for groceries and cooking? Meet Ken Carlton. He's INSPIRELLE's "Man in the Kitchen" sharing his personal insights and recipes in a monthly column for our section “Guy Talk”.
raised on homemade meatballs

Man in the Kitchen: Meatball Raised and Tested

I wrote a tell-all memoir for an Italian chef in New York who claimed, as his greatest influence, his mother’s recipe for meatballs. In fact, read enough chef memoirs and you’ll learn that EVERY chef worth his salt attributes his success to his mother’s meatballs. That includes me and I’m not even Italian.
Flourless chocolate cake

Delicious, Gluten-Free, No Fuss Flourless Chocolate Cake

This easy flourless chocolate cake recipe is too good to be true. A French family recipe handed down from generation to generation, the baking for this gluten-free cake requires no preheating of the oven and the dessert is ready in 20-25 minutes!
man in the kitchen

Man in the Kitchen: Short Order Cook in a Commuter Marriage

Ken Carlton shares his first in a series of ruminations on food and life ...
Tomato and Chickpea Salad

Healthy Tomato and Chickpea Salad

This colorful, quick and easy crowd-pleasing salad is sure to become a favorite in your household.