quick and easy

nacho-image-mad-hungry-game-day-food-010920.jpg / Photo by Lauren Volo
Nachos can stand an ingredient riff, but to make sure that the cheese is melted throughout and that each bite has the requisite combination of tastes and textures, follow this plan.

SmoothieProject-WatermelonChi-010720.jpg / Photo by Colin Price
Watermelon contains natural sugars and plenty of liquid, which make this smoothie light and refreshing. The fresh mint gives it that je ne sais quoi that you might not be able to pinpoint right away, but which makes the flavor a total standout. 

SmoothieProject-SecretMangoCreamsicle-010720.jpg / Photo by Colin Price
The secret ingredient is persimmon, which provides sweetness and creaminess while letting the mango flavor shine through. This smoothie tastes like the freshest, healthiest Creamsicle you¡¯ve ever had.

COOK 90 - Kimchi Clams - RECIPE / Photo by Joseph De Leo, Food Styling by Anna Stockwell
Two flavor powerhouses¡ªbright, spicy kimchi and savory, briny clams¡ªcreate a soup fast enough to make on even the most hectic weeknight. 

COOK 90 - Chickpea Salad Pasta - HERO / Photo by Joseph De Leo, Food Styling by Anna Stockwell
You know pasta salad, but this is *salad pasta*. 

Crohn's Diseases Fish Stew - HERO / Photo by Joseph De Leo, Food Styling by Anna Stockwell
With the nearly year-round availability of zucchini and cherry and grape tomatoes, this dish brings color and flavor to the table any time you¡¯d like.