A term that describes vegetables that are cooked until just tender but still somewhat crunchy.
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.
Rosy Tangerine-Scented Cabbage
Cook the cabbage until crisp-tender for a mildly sweet, nutritious side dish.
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.
Lemony Spring Risotto
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
Easy Weeknight Dinner: Orange-Scented Beef Stir-Fry
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
Loaded Twice-Baked Potatoes with Broccoli, Cheese, and Ground Beef
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
How to Make Basic Roasted Green Beans
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.
How to Make Cajun Seafood Gumbo
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How to Steam Asparagus
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 asmicrowave. 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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Asparagus salad with radishes, peas and fresh mint
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
Brown Butter Apple, Leek and Jones Bacon Stuffing (Gluten-Free Friendly!)
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
A Valentine’s Day Menu
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