The Perfect Meal for New Year’s Day: Hangover Pasta

New Year’s week is known for three things: bringing friends and family together, bringing delicious food to the table, and bringing on hangovers. Thankfully, our friend and esteemed food historian, Francine Segan, has created the holiday meal that we have all been (literally) aching for: hangover pasta. Find the recipe after the jump.

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Get a New Freebie Every Week in December

Surprise! Every week in December we’re giving away a different delicious product for FREE. Consider it a random act of freshness. Just visit freshdirect.com every Monday, and on the homepage you’ll find a link to our freebie page with the item of that week. Add the item to your cart and place your order of $100 or more for delivery Tuesday through Friday of that week and voila: free fresh stuff.

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Get a New Freebie Every Week in November

Surprise! Every week in November we’re giving away a different delicious product for FREE. Consider it a random act of freshness. Just visit freshdirect.com on the dates below, and on the homepage you’ll find a link to our freebie page with the item of that week. Add the item to your cart and place your order of $100 or more for delivery Tuesday through Friday of that week (Sunday through Tuesday for the Saturday, November 21 item) and voila: free fresh stuff.

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Bai Jamaica Blood Orange Breeze

Get ready for a Halloween cocktail recipe that’s a little bit creepy but totally delicious. The Bai bubbles gives your first sip a nice little fizz, while the cranberry juice gives the drink a hint of tartness without letting the orange become overwhelming. What else is in this? Get the recipe after the jump!

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10 Grilled Cheese Sandwich Ideas for Every Occasion

Grilled cheese: the king of easy weeknight dinners; the blank slate of culinary goodness, upon which we pile our hopes, dreams, and favorite cheeses; the gooey, warm, golden, and delicious answer to whatever ails us.

Did I oversell it? That’s impossible! Like the burger or the omelet, grilled cheese has an endless amount of permutations, making it accessible, crowd-pleasing, and never boring. Recently, I used our easy, frozen Pullman loaves (defrost the slices as you need them and the rest stays in the freezer) to make a few different sandwiches, one to fit each of my grilled cheese moods.

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3 Can’t-Miss Beer Cocktails

Newsflash: It’s officially the summer of the beer cocktail. What’s a beer cocktail you might ask? Imagine your favorite drink with your favorite brew… plus a few splashes of your favorite liquor… and a few other special ingredients. All you need to know is that they are refreshing, easy to make, and perfect for those hot summer nights.

After the jump, learn how to craft you very own beer-tails.

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9 Tips to Rock Your Summer Produce

We would need hours to list all of the things we love about summer—grilling, ice cream, picnics…you get the idea—but there’s one that we could rave about for days: fresh produce. We’ve partnered with our friends at Meatless Monday to bring you the best of the best summer veggie tips to make sure your produce stays fresh and your stomachs stay happy. Click through to learn how to keep your peppers, corn, and more in tip-top shape all summer long.

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Beyond the Caprese Salad: 10 Tomato Ideas

It’s the height of tomato season and the possibilities are endless with this versatile fruit. Below the fold, we’ve gathered some simple inspiration for every tomato occasion.

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Seasonal Highlights of Family Tree Farms Stone Fruit

It’s stone fruit season—and it’s short-lived so get in on this fast! So what the cherry plumcot is a stone fruit anyway? Simply put, it’s a fruit with edible flesh that encloses a stone or shell. They come in hybrid varieties too, which our partners at Family Tree Farms have blended together into fruits that are jam packed with intense flavors and will make your summer fruit salads positively sing! Read more to learn about this season’s top picks.

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