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. 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’s as simple

  2. 30-Minute Supper for Springtime: Fresh Talk

    Thu, 26 Apr 2012

    fettuccine in boiling, salted water, and add chopped asparagus to the pot during the final minutes of cooking to become crisp tender . Check out my post on asparagus for tips on selecting this popular spring veggie. Drain the pasta and asparagus, toss

  3. Asparagus: Fresh Talk

    Thu, 1 Mar 2012

    and onion) to a large saucepan with 1 inch of boiling water in it. Cover the pan and boil the vegetables until crisp - tender , about 5 minutes. Drain and return to the pan. Stir in roasted red peppers and spread the mixture into a baking dish

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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. Lighter Orange Beef and Broccoli

    Mon, 21 Apr 2014

    nonstick skillet over high heat then add 4 cups broccoli florets and 1/4 cup water then stir fry until the broccoli is crisp - tender , 3-4 minutes. Remove the broccoli to a plate then set aside. Broccoli isn’t necessarily typical in crispy orange

  2. Pizza Bianco

    Wed, 2 Apr 2014

    build up edges slightly. 2) In a large skillet, saute mushrooms and onion in oil for 3-5 minutes or until onion is crisp - tender . Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer. Stir in basil. 3) In a small bowl, combine the filling ingredients; spread

  3. Stir-Fried Asparagus with Shiitake Mushrooms

    Wed, 22 May 2013

    Looking for an asparagus recipe for spring? We'll lobby hard for this Stir-Fried Asparagus with Shiitake Mushrooms. The sauce, rich with Asian flavors, is absolutely delicious paired with the mushrooms, which soak up a bit of the sauce, and the crisp - tender asparagus.

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