Ellie Krieger

Let canned tuna anchor this crunchy Mediterranean salad

Let canned tuna anchor this crunchy Mediterranean salad

This recipe’s single must-have ingredient is a high-quality jar or can of tuna packed in olive oil.

Let canned tuna anchor this crunchy Mediterranean salad
Greek yogurt helps make this panna cotta luxurious and light

Greek yogurt helps make this panna cotta luxurious and light

White mounds of “cream” make a stunning platform for a gem-toned cascade of gently sweetened berries.

Greek yogurt helps make this panna cotta luxurious and light
In this ginger-miso dish, chicken and pears make an unlikely duo

In this ginger-miso dish, chicken and pears make an unlikely duo

This sheet pan dinner is slathered with a sweet-savory miso mixture made with fresh ginger.

In this ginger-miso dish, chicken and pears make an unlikely duo
When a simple salad needs some crunch, call on celery

When a simple salad needs some crunch, call on celery

This recipe is destined to be in your repertoire well after celery’s 15 minutes of fame has passed.

When a simple salad needs some crunch, call on celery
Get to know Kvass, celtuce and other ‘new’ good-for-you foods

Get to know Kvass, celtuce and other ‘new’ good-for-you foods

Just when you’ve finally learned how to pronounce quinoa, here’s another batch of healthful foods.

Get to know Kvass, celtuce and other ‘new’ good-for-you foods
How to make a meatloaf that’s lean and hearty — not to mention tasty

How to make a meatloaf that’s lean and hearty — not to mention tasty

It’s the centerpiece of a heartwarming dinner and makes an excellent lunch the next day, hot or cold.

How to make a meatloaf that’s lean and hearty — not to mention tasty
Here’s a clever way to make chicken potpie with a better-for-you crust

Here’s a clever way to make chicken potpie with a better-for-you crust

A crumble crust made of whole-grain pastry flour, olive oil and a bit of butter transforms the dish.

Here’s a clever way to make chicken potpie with a better-for-you crust
A bright and zingy salad to set aside the wintertime blues

A bright and zingy salad to set aside the wintertime blues

The recipe for green bean and radicchio salad with walnuts was born from a near-empty refrigerator.

A bright and zingy salad to set aside the wintertime blues
Make a comforting tomato soup that tastes fresher than the can

Make a comforting tomato soup that tastes fresher than the can

This homemade creamy tomato soup is full of pantry staples — including the cheddar popcorn garnish.

Make a comforting tomato soup that tastes fresher than the can
This dish marries Southern charm and Italian flavors

This dish marries Southern charm and Italian flavors

Braised collards with tomato and chicken over polenta is a comforting dish that bridges two worlds.

This dish marries Southern charm and Italian flavors
This sunny citrus salad will brighten a dark winter’s day

This sunny citrus salad will brighten a dark winter’s day

The oranges are cut into rounds which, when plated, form a brilliant stained-glass-like layer.

This sunny citrus salad will brighten a dark winter’s day
Lure your taste buds by adding seared tuna to salad

Lure your taste buds by adding seared tuna to salad

The tuna itself, with its deep red color and meaty texture, gives the dish real substance.

Lure your taste buds by adding seared tuna to salad
Make-your-own pancake mix is way better than store-bought

Make-your-own pancake mix is way better than store-bought

But it’s just as quick and easy to whip a batch, which will please the lazy teen in your home.

Make-your-own pancake mix is way better than store-bought
Fish stew marries Sicilian trio of fennel, olives and orange

Fish stew marries Sicilian trio of fennel, olives and orange

It calls for cod but any firm, white-fleshed fish like monkfish, halibut and sea bass will do.

Fish stew marries Sicilian trio of fennel, olives and orange
These tapas-style turkey meatballs make great party nibbles

These tapas-style turkey meatballs make great party nibbles

They are so good and so versatile, you might want to make a double batch.

These tapas-style turkey meatballs make great party nibbles
Balance of flavor is just right in chocolate-orange crisps

Balance of flavor is just right in chocolate-orange crisps

These chocolate-dipped orange crisps are more about the citrus and less about the sugar.

Balance of flavor is just right in chocolate-orange crisps
On a chilly day, this chicken and chickpea stew will warm you up

On a chilly day, this chicken and chickpea stew will warm you up

Double the recipe for leftovers because it tastes even better with a day or two’s refrigeration.

On a chilly day, this chicken and chickpea stew will warm you up
Many intermittent fasters skip breakfast. Not a good idea.

Many intermittent fasters skip breakfast. Not a good idea.

Evidence shows you’re better off fasting in the evening and overnight, then eating early in the day.

Many intermittent fasters skip breakfast. Not a good idea.
Park your veggie leftovers from Thanksgivng in this frittata

Park your veggie leftovers from Thanksgivng in this frittata

The dish emerges from the oven puffed and golden — not feeling the least bit recycled.

Park your veggie leftovers from Thanksgivng in this frittata
These nuts bring the heat and the sweet to holiday dishes

These nuts bring the heat and the sweet to holiday dishes

You might want to make several batches because they also make a lovely hostess gift.

These nuts bring the heat and the sweet to holiday dishes