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Lemon and Garlic Chicken With Mushrooms

In this Provençal rendition of pan-cooked chicken breasts, the mushrooms take on and added dimension of flavor as they deglaze the pan with the help of one of their favorite partners, dry white wine


For Purists, a Classic Version of Irish Soda Bread


Flan de Leche

NYT Cooking: This traditional Iberian flan, is now sometimes called “Flan a la Antigua," or Flan of the Past. That’s because it doesn’t include the common New World ingredients of condensed and evaporated milk. Instead, it is pure poetry made of eggs, sugar and milk. It does call for modern technology — blender and microwave — to streamline the preparation. The edge of sharp caramel%...

The 20 Most Popular Nigella Lawson Recipes on Cooking

The 20 Most Popular Nigella Lawson Recipes on Cooking is a group of recipes collected by the editors of NYT Cooking


Chicken Portuguese Style

NYT Cooking: Portugal launched great explorations in the 15th and 16th centuries, often in search of spices, and to a large extent, their discoveries defined their national cuisines. They discovered Madeira, the Azores and the Cape Verde Islands. Vasco da Gama, seeking a sea route to India, brought back one of most important spices of all, black pepper. Exploration of the New World tur...

Roasted Feta With Honey

A little honey and a little heat transform a typical block of feta into something soft, luscious and spectacular. (Photo: Mikkel Vang for The New York Times. Food Stylist: Susan Spungen. Prop Stylist: Sabine Tucker.)


Jerusalem Lamb Shawarma

NYT Cooking: The British-by-way-of-Jerusalem chef Yotam Ottolenghi cooked this recipe as part of what he called “a Middle Eastern take on a proper English garden party.” He raises high the street-meat ideal of shawarma, resulting in a deeply flavored cut of lamb. The lamb would ideally meet the spice mix the day before it is cooked, so it takes some time, but not much work. The%...


Lamb Chops With Dates, Feta, Sumac and Tahini

NYT Cooking: These tender little lamb rib chops have a deep, complex flavor thanks to a marinade imbued with cumin and Aleppo pepper. After a brief soak, they get quickly seared, then served with a garlicky tahini-yogurt sauce and a tangy herb salad filled with feta cheese and sweet dates. It’s a festive, colorful, company-worthy main course that comes together fast.


Tomato and Pomegranate Salad

NYT Cooking: Here is a dish that melds the best flavors of summer into a robust salad. Yotam Ottolenghi calls for cherry tomatoes, but summer’s best tomatoes would also be right at home among the feta, mint and za’atar, the Middle Eastern spice blend. Serve it alongside grilled meat, preferably in the back yard, summer nipping at the heels.