You might need to buy:
  • medium scallions
  • smooth unsalted peanut butter
  • hoisin sauce
  • fresh lemon juice
  • toasted sesame oil
  • Tabasco or your favorite hot sauce
You might need to buy:
  • olive oil
  • Dijon mustard
  • minced garlic
  • salt
  • sugar
  • ground black pepper
  • 1–2 Tablespoons dried herbs or spices of choice
serves 12
You might need to buy:
  • orange juice
  • granulated sugar
  • brown sugar
  • cinnamon
  • fresh lime juice
  • orange marmalade
You might need to buy:
  • half cup orange marmalade
  • half cup apricot preserves
  • soy or tamari sauce
  • hot chili garlic sauce
  • white vinegar
  • orange zest
  • lemon zest
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Forget the cumin seeds; add a little lime juice and salt

You might need to buy:
  • medium cucumber
  • cumin seeds
  • cayenne or paprika to garnish

Use for Salsa Mac and Cheese

You might need to buy:
  • fresh jalapeño chiles
  • fresh lime juice
  • Salt

“Add this simple sauce in the final stages of stir-frying. If you like, thicken the sauce by adding 1 tsp cornstarch dissolved in 4 tsp water. Add the cornstarch and water mixture directly into the sauce in the wok or skillet, stirring quickly to thicken.

You might need to buy:
  • soy sauce
  • water
  • oyster sauce
  • red wine vinegar
  • granulated sugar
  • garlic salt

“Use this simple but flavorful marinade with 1 pound of chicken breasts cut into 1-inch cubes. Be sure to add the cornstarch last so that it seals in the other flavors.

serves 3
You might need to buy:
  • light soy sauce
  • Asian sesame oil
  • cornstarch

“This is a quick, simple marinara sauce that will only be good if your tomatoes are ripe. If you have a food mill, you don’t have to peel and seed the tomatoes; you can just quarter them and put the sauce through the mill.”
Serve with Zucchini Pasta:

You might need to buy:
  • sugar
  • Salt
  • slivered fresh basil
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • Freshly ground pepper

Serve with Sweet Potato Latkes (

You might need to buy:
  • mayonnaise
  • sour cream
  • chopped chives
  • lemon juice