I think there was a recipe in Cooks Illustrated in 2001 or 2002 but I cannot find the mag in my basement(phew!). If anyone can post that specific recipe OR one that they use, I would be really appreciative!
This easy slow cooker soup blends butternut squash, bell pepper, and carrots for deep natural sweetness. Blended until smooth and creamy, it's garnished with crispy cumin-roasted chickpeas for a nice textural contrast and a little extra heft. Get the recipe.
This Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes recipe is a quick and easy side dish for a warm spring or summer night. Topped with creamy goat cheese, this hearty veggie dish is the freshest way to brighten up your next meal.
You probably have most of the ingredients on hand for these simple, elegant crab cakes; just make a quick run to the seafood market for fresh lump crabmeat. Toss together a bright, seasonal salad while the crab cakes chill.