Comfort Food

15 Epic Rice Side Dishes

Recipes for rice that look great on your plate
Aug 20, 2014 1:00 pm

Let's hear it for a side we all know and love: rice! There are at least a million ways to spin it — long-grain, short-grain, brown, fried, all risotto'd out, so believe it when we say that narrowing all of our beloved rice recipes down to 15 was a challenge. But that's how much we care about our readers' side dishes. From the best coconut sticky rice ever to basil pesto-spiked arancini, you've got plenty of choices, so break out the rice maker, the wok and the Fry Daddy and get cooking. 

At Mile End Deli's Poutine Fest, Foie Gras and General Tso's Takes Center Plate

No shortage of fries, gravy and curds this week
Jul 15, 2014 1:00 pm

We talked to owner Noah Bernamoff at our big wild brunch-themed Test Kitchen yesterday, who told us all about his epic culinary brainchild. You shouldn't need reasons to hit Mile End (in Brooklyn or Manhattan) extra-hard this week, but just in case, allow him to convince you.

This Is How You Make Frito Pie

Classic southern comfort food
Jun 10, 2014 11:00 am
irondostar on Flickr

In 1982, Petro’s Chili and Chips popularized the walking taco at the World Fair in Knoxville, Tennessee and now, Morgan’s Barbecue is bringing the dish up north to New York City. Chef Andres Fernandez’s frito pie is served old-school style in a slit-open Fritos bag, smothered with Texas red chili and topped with white onion, cheddar cheese, sour cream, scallions and Morgan’s signature slow-smoked brisket. The recipe, after the jump.

Broccoli Rabe Stuffed Shells Recipe

Chef Harold Dieterle remixes Italian comfort food
Apr 1, 2014 11:00 am
broccoli rabe stuffed shells

We're on the lookout for spectacular spring recipes and nabbed a new vegetarian entrĂ©e on the menu at chef Harold Dieterle's NYC outpost The Marrow: Broccoli Rabe Stuffed Shells. Dieterle stuffs pasta shells with ricotta and serves them with a broccoli rabe pesto and sauce made with hot cherry peppers. Your favorite new baked pasta recipe, right this way. 

Oh Mon Dieu! It's A Brisket Poutine Recipe

Fries meet tender brisket and hot cheese sauce
Mar 27, 2014 1:00 pm

There's no shortage of great bar snacks during Craft Beer & Spirits Week, or we'd never make it through. We borrowed a brisket poutine recipe from Miami Beach gastropub Tongue & Cheek (home of the $2 happy hour beef cheek slider) that pairs just as perfectly with an expertly crafted whiskey cocktail as it does with a huge hoppy beer. Supreme satisfaction, right this way. 

Braise, Baby, Braise! 18 Slow-Cooked Recipes For A Never-Ending Winter

Rib-sticking braised recipes for a snowy day in
Feb 13, 2014 11:00 am

If you're stuck somewhere cold today (you know who you/all of us are), find your biggest, heaviest pot, make a huge batch of comfort food and weather it out. You'll be less likely to give into the cabin fever insanity on a belly full of chili or beer-marinated short ribs. Here are 18 prime picks.

10 Ramen-Themed Reasons For An Etsy Splurge

Need a cool Patron Saint of Ramen print? Noodlebot?
Feb 5, 2014 12:00 pm

When you fall down the Etsy hole, you buy things like salad-themed press-on nails and a hairbow made from a ramen noodles wrapper. Check out 10 ramen-themed gifts and put your Valentine's gift fears to rest. Everyone loves noodles.

10 Macaroni And Cheese-Themed Reasons For An Etsy Splurge This Afternoon

Need a vintage shells 'n cheddar disposable camera?
Jan 30, 2014 1:00 pm

When you fall down the Etsy hole, you buy things like salad-themed press-on nails and two soaps: one mac 'n cheese-shaped and one mac 'n cheese-scented! Check out 10 macaroni and chese-themed gifts under $25 and put your Valentine's gift fears to rest. This stuff IS love.

ADVERTISEMENT

Follow Food Republic

Remember the 3 A's: aphrodisiac, absinthe, America
Hot toddies for coughs are the best kind of logical
Irish capital is awash in Guinness and fiddle tunes
Breweries use modern packaging to simply make noise
Sin City has seriously stepped up its dining game
Sans soufre is a philosophy gaining steam
ADVERTISEMENT
About Us | Advertise With Us | Contact Us | RSS | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use
© 2013 Food Republic. All rights reserved.