Healthy Baking Guide

Baking can be very rewarding—especially when the fruits of your labor turn out healthy and delicious. Browse through our best techniques and recipes to start your delectable baking adventure.

How to Make Fruit Cobblers

Stone fruit and berries star in these stunning and deliciously healthy desserts.

Choose Just-Ripe Fruit for Cobblers
Photo: John Autry

1. Pick or Buy Just-Ripe Fruit

Select fruit that ripened on the vine (or tree), but it shouldn't be overripe, especially in the case of stone fruit like peaches or plums. Fruit that's too soft won't hold up to the heat while the topping fully cooks.

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25 Best Vegetarian

Whether you have made the full vegetarian plunge or just want to mix it up, sans the meat, once a week, these healthy, meatless main dishes will have you swooning.

Fontal Polenta with Mushroom Sauté