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This Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 photo shows Kung Pao cod in Bethesda, Md. This dish is from a recipe by Melissa d'Arabian. (AP Photo/Melissa d’Arabian)

Kung Pao cod

Servings: 6 Start to finish: 25 minutes 6 fillets of cod, or other firm fish about 2 pounds total 1 tablespoon reduced sodium soy sauce…

This 2017 photo shows a cream of carrot soup in New York. This dish is from a recipe by Katie Workman. (Katie Workman via AP)

Cream of carrot soup

Serves 8 Start to finish: 1 hour (at least 30 minutes hands off) 4 slices bacon 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 2 pounds carrots, peeled and…

This 2017 photo shows Classic Pimento Cheese from a recipe by Elizabeth Karmel, in Houston, Texas. This comfort food is basically only three simple ingredients, sharp cheddar cheese, jarred pimentos and mayonnaise - but when you combine them, you get a creamy, sharp, piquant spread that is so versatile you can use it for just about any meal part. (Elizabeth Karmel via AP)

Classic Pimento Cheese

Servings: 20 Start to finish: 10 minutes 8-ounce block of extra-sharp yellow cheddar cheese 8-ounce block of extra-sharp white cheddar cheese 4-ounce jar of Dromedary…