Broccoli Gratin

Directions-  1/4 cup unsalted butter, plus more for the baking dish 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups whole milk 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt, plus more as needed Pinch freshly grated nutmeg Freshly ground black pepper 2 pounds broccoli (about 4 heads), cut...

Ratatouille Soup

Directions-  3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for brushing 1 large onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, smashed 3 to 4 teaspoons herbes de Provence Kosher salt 1 small Japanese eggplant, diced 1 small zucchini, diced 1 yellow bell pepper, diced 1 28-ounce can...

Carbonara stuffed potatoes with crispy pancetta

Our Chopped Dinner a kind of Italian unsmoked bacon. We wanted to do a spin on the classic spaghetti carbonara and crossed it with a twice-baked potato for crispy, cheesy, eggy comfort. Chopped Basket Ingredient: pancetta. Directions-  4 ounces pancetta, diced...

8 Health Benefits of Grapes for Older Adults

8 Health Benefits of Grapes for Older Adults

Grapes have been cultivated for at least 6,000 years, while some sources will go up to 8,000 years. They were used both for eating and wine-making. The earliest evidence of organized wineries was found in West Asia, in the Caucasus region. Over the years, this fruit...