Tag: sauce

Robin’s Healthy Take: Are Butter Sauces Healthy Eats?

by in Robin's Healthy Take, February 13, 2012

Robin’s recipes feature sauces with just enough butter for flavor without a ton of fat. Try noodles with wasabi butter sauce or steak with tarragon butter sauce.

Cherries 5 Ways

by in In Season, May 31, 2011

Cherry season has arrived! These babies are brimming with antioxidants including vitamins A and C, anthocyanin and quercitin. They’re also one of our favorite and mouthwatering warm weather fruit. Here are 5 fun ways to enjoy them.

5 Ingredients: Fresh Pasta and Sauce

by in 5-Ingredient Recipes, April 26, 2011

A healthy and from-scratch Italian feast is only 5 ingredients away! Homemade pasta is a little time consuming, but the results are well worth it. An effortless sauce and a sprinkle of cheese finish off the dish. Happy Italian Week!

Canned Tomatoes: Good or Bad?

by in Food Safety, Grocery Shopping, Healthy Tips, August 17, 2010

Many of our readers have expressed concern over using canned goods. Some common concerns: BPA, nutritional value and of course, food safety. We’ll give you the scoop on this pantry staple and tell you if you should be stocking up.

Taste Test: Jarred Spaghetti Sauce

by in Taste Test, October 19, 2009

Sometimes there’s no time to whip up a batch of homemade tomato sauce. We checked out some of the popular supermarket tomato sauces — Rao’s, Newman’s Own, Trader Joe’s, Prego and Barilla — to see how they measured up.

Spotlight Recipe: Chicken Sate with Spicy Peanut Dipping Sauce

by in Healthy Recipes, December 29, 2008

With a coconut milk marinade and a sweet-and-spicy dipping sauce, this chicken Sate is perfect for any party.