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For this cake made in the style of a tarte Tatin, rhubarb is caramelized until soft before being topped with batter and baked.
Rhubarb mousse, a sweet-tart, creamy dessert can be eaten chilled or frozen in ramekins.
Orange juice, honey, and aromatic spices reduce into an intense syrup while tenderizing the rhubarb in this fruit compote.
This recipe comes from Rheinfelder Bierhalle in Zurich, Switzerland. To prepare the cutlets, place them in plastic wrap and pound gently with a meat mallet.
Simple and refreshing, this rhubarb granita recipe is creamier than most and adds strawberries for color and sweetness.
This sweet blend of liqueur and fruit juices is served at Cedar Grove Mansion Inn in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
This spicy shrimp dish, a Portuguese classic named for its former African colony, is served at the Liberal Club in Fall River, Massachusetts, with french fries and rice or pasta.
Joe's Special is one of the most odd and divine scrambles known to man. Consisting of egg, garlic, spinach, and ground beef, the dish originated in San Francisco in the 1920s, at a long-gone Italian-American restaurant, New Joe's.
During cooking, okra exudes a thick liquid that gives this hearty Cajun stew a sumptuous, silky texture; a little filé powder, made from dried sassafras leaves, further thickens and enriches it. But the backbone of this gumbo, and the source of its smoky flavor, is the roux made by toasting flour in hot oil until it is a deep red-brown.
The owner of Le Cirque set out to make two pasta dishes for his friends while on vacation, one with vegetables, one Alfredo style. But in the end he mixed the vegetables with spaghetti and cream together, and Spaghetti Alla Primavera soon became a regularly-requested item at the restaurant.
This perfect rendition, from Claudia Roden's masterpiece cookbook The Food of Spain (HarperCollins, 2011), is a deceptively simple mixture of olive oil, white wine vinegar, chopped parsley, and crushed tomato. Somehow it telegraphs coolness and warmth, acidity and richness all at the same time.
To simplify this recipe from Tabasco state for pan-fried crabs in a smoky chipotle sauce, ask your fishmonger to clean and cut the live crabs in half for you.
This rosemary-scented chickpea-flour crêpe is a mainstay of southern French markets. Serve it as an appetizer, or with a salad for a light meal.
This simple preparation of red snapper, inspired by the restaurant Le Brulot in Antibes, calls for cooking the fish in a parchment packet with white wine, lemon, and fresh herbs, trapping the fish's delicious juices and keeping it moist.
A specialty in Iowa, this pie is made with fresh rhubarb when in season, although frozen will do when not in season. A large dollop of soft-serve ice cream finishes off this sweet-tart pie.
Saveur kitchen director Kellie Evans created this easy picnic dish for a family lunch at Red Rock Canyon.
The recipe for this Polish Easter soup calls for fresh horseradish, but it works just as well with the prepared version.
These spicy, soy-marinated chicken wings get their elegant "lollipop" shape from a technique called frenching.
This spicy crab casserole is a specialty of Sting-Ray's in Cape Charles, Virginia.
This traditional Romanian sweet bread studded with rum-laced candied walnuts, makes a delicious dessert, breakfast bread, or teatime snack.