Crisp-Tender

A term that describes vegetables that are cooked until just tender but still somewhat crunchy.

Recipes

  1. Scallops with Pea Pods and Corn

    Miniature ears of corn, crisp-tender pea pods, and cherry tomatoes make scallops a tantalizing meal, perfect for both quick family fare and easy entertaining.

  2. Rosy Tangerine-Scented Cabbage

    Cook the cabbage until crisp-tender for a mildly sweet, nutritious side dish.

  3. Carrot and Squash Stir-Fry

    This quick side-dish recipe of carrots, zucchini, and leeks are stir-fried until crisp tender and sprinkled with Parmesan cheese.

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Articles

  1. Lemony Spring Risotto

    Wed, 22 Apr 2015

    salt Bring broth and 1/2 cup water to a simmer in a medium lidded pot. Add asparagus and cook 3 minutes or until crisp - tender . Remove asparagus to a colander with a slotted spoon and run under cold water; set aside. Repeat with fresh peas

  2. Easy Weeknight Dinner: Orange-Scented Beef Stir-Fry

    Wed, 28 Jan 2015

    time in the wok. Add things such as peas in the last few minutes, after you have steamed the heartier vegetables to crisp - tender . Otherwise, they may overcook. I had some grilled pineapple left over from another dish I made earlier in the week

  3. Loaded Twice-Baked Potatoes with Broccoli, Cheese, and Ground Beef

    Tue, 22 Apr 2014

    gave them a quick boil followed by a dip in an ice water bath. This preserves the vibrant green color and maintains a crisp - tender texture. Lastly, I used full fat cheese and sour cream, just because that’s the way we eat! From there, it

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Videos

  1. How to Make Basic Roasted Green Beans

    Fri, 30 Sep 2011

    Skip the steaming or boiling: Learn how to make basic roasted green beans, and you'll have perfectly crisp-tender beans every time, with no fuss.

  2. How to Make Cajun Seafood Gumbo

    Thu, 23 Jun 2011

    gonna cook this for like 3 to 5 minutes until crisp tender , until the veggies are just crisp tender , Just gain being sure to stir often. So ..... happening here. Alright, so the veggies are crisp tender and then just slowly pour in my hot chicken

    Crisp Tender found at 2:57

    we're just gonna cook this for like 3 to 5 minutes until crisp tender , until the veggies are just crisp tender , Just gain being sure to stir often. So we don't get any burn happening here. Alright, so the veggies are crisp tender and then just slowly pour in my hot chicken broth here, right onto the pot, amazing. We're making gumbo, and then my
  3. How to Steam Asparagus

    Mon, 19 Dec 2011

    have our steamed asparagus out from the microwave. So, we'll just uncover the whole of that and that's perfect, crisp , tender , just how we want it. So, we will plate that up now. Just put them along there, and this is a fantastic dish as

    Crisp Tender found at 3:16

    microwave. So, we'll just uncover the whole of that and that's perfect, crisp , tender , just how we want it. So, we will plate that up now. Just put them along there, and this is a fantastic
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Food Blogs We Love

  1. Asparagus salad with radishes, peas and fresh mint

    Mon, 22 Jun 2015

    This fresh and easy composed asparagus salad had steamed crisp tender asparagus with thinly sliced radishes, peas and fresh mint. “So they’re not REALLY vegetarian. Just sort of vegetarian.” said AJ when

  2. Brown Butter Apple, Leek and Jones Bacon Stuffing (Gluten-Free Friendly!)

    Fri, 7 Nov 2014

    but honestly anything in your fridge is fine,) season with salt and pepper, and then saute until the apples are crisp tender , 5-7 minutes. Add 1 Tablespoon chopped fresh sage and then saute for 1 more minute. Add the brown butter apples to

  3. A Valentine’s Day Menu

    Fri, 10 Feb 2012

    looks and flavor to match its nutritional pedigree. Mild, silky leaves provide a nice foil for the edgy porcini; crisp - tender stems play off the buttery beef. Raisins balance the tart, wine-y sauce. If you precook the chard, you can finish it

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