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  • Fresh Seafood Pasta

    Fresh Seafood Pasta

    Mussels, shrimp and crabmeat simmered with tomatoes, garlic and white wine are served over pasta but could easily be served with a hearty loaf of peasant bread for sopping up the sauce. This dish is quick and easy to get on the table for a weeknight dinner.

    • Prep Time: 30 minutes
    • Total Time: 45 minutes
    • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
  • Hot And Hearty Minestrone

    Hot And Hearty Minestrone

    This simplified version of an Italian classic is kid-friendly and sure to please. Don't forget the cheese rind -- it adds hearty, authentic flavor.

    • Yield: Generous 2 quarts, serving 6 to 8
    Tags: kids
  • Open Faced Roast Turkey Sandwiches

    Open Faced Roast Turkey Sandwiches

    The perfect solution for any leftover roast turkey after the holidays. The sauteed mushrooms and quick homemade gravy put this sandwich over the top!

    • Yield: 4 open-faced sandwiches and 1 3/4 cups gravy
  • Pasta Primavera

    Pasta Primavera

    A wonderful dish to make in the springtime, when the new vegetables at the market are all so sweet and tender. Make this with the pasta shape you like best!

    • Yield: 8 servings
    Tags: kids
  • Totally Sloppy Joes

    Totally Sloppy Joes

    These messy sandwiches are fun party fare -- make the sauce the day before and then just reheat and serve with buns for a quick and easy treat.

    • Yield: 6 sandwiches
    Tags: kids, party
  • Black Bean Soup

    Black Bean Soup

    Try this black bean soup for a taste of the islands-with hints of ginger, cinnamon and orange, this vegetarian version is bound to inspire!

    • Yield: 2 quarts, 8 servings
    Tags: party
  • Wild Mushroom And Oyster Stew
    • Prep Time: 20 minutes
    • Total Time: About 1 hour
    • Yield: 6 servings
  • Mexican Rice
    • Prep Time: 10 minutes
    • Total Time: 30 minutes
    • Yield: 6 to 8 servings
  • Emeril's Homemade Steak Sauce
    • Prep Time: 30 minutes
    • Total Time: 2 hours
    • Yield: 6 cups
  • Potato And Watercress Soup With Crisp Potato Pancakes And Smoked Salmon
    • Prep Time: 20 minutes
    • Total Time: 45 minutes
    • Yield: 6 servings
    Tags: hanukkah