CATEGORY: Stew
Saffron Chicken Tagine with Peas and Artichokes; Honey-Raisin Couscous

Saffron Chicken Tagine with Peas and Artichokes; Honey-Raisin Couscous

I like saying "tagine."
Red Wine Risotto with Beans

Red Wine Risotto with Beans

Funky, peppery, hearty: that's what soppressata is. And it's in this risotto.
Sweet Potato Dhal with Coconut; Quick Roasted Broccoli

Sweet Potato Dhal with Coconut; Quick Roasted Broccoli

A "dhal that's definitely a bit decadent with a lot going on."
Cowboy-Style Beef and Vegetable Ragout; Cauliflower Polenta

Cowboy-Style Beef and Vegetable Ragout; Cauliflower Polenta

Here's a meal that looks and feels special -- and it's so easy to assemble.
Cuban Braised Shredded Beef

Cuban Braised Shredded Beef

"Fork-shredding" is the magic trick that gives me a rich, delicious, beef stew.
Pork-and-Cider Stew

Pork-and-Cider Stew

I am one of the stew people: inelegant and well-fed.
Best Chicken Stew

Best Chicken Stew

Allow this stew to do what it needs to do. You'll make a warm, popular meal, full of thick gravy and deep chicken flavor.
Peanut Stew with Sweet Potatoes and Spinach; Cheese Crackers

Peanut Stew with Sweet Potatoes and Spinach; Cheese Crackers

My own Cheez-Its become a victory of food brilliance.