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Potato Flake Sourdough Starter and Bread Recipe
This friendship bread starter begins with potato flakes. Once it gets going, you'll never need yeast for bread again. Don't forget to share with friends.
Cinnamon Raisin Nut Rolls Recipe
These little crowd-pleasers are crispy, buttery bites of love thanks to phyllo dough and a quick and easy filling. Make a double batch. They go fast.
Chocolate Nut Banana Cream Cake Recipe
This luscious cake is moist and bursting with flavor thanks to over-ripe bananas. The chocolate chips and nuts are optional, but give it extra pizzazz.
Banana Chocolate Chip Mini-Muffins Recipe
In mini-muffins or regular muffins, the flavor combination of bananas and chocolate cannot be beat. These muffins are light and airy, yet moist. Easy to make.
Black Forest Passover Brownies Recipe
Kosher for Passover, these unleavened brownies are flavored with cherries and cherry liqueur. So good, you'll want to keep this recipe on hand year-round.
Florida Citrus Meringue Pie Recipe
The combination of lemons, oranges, and their zest put this classic meringue pie over the top.
Chambord Raspberry Brownies Recipe
Raspberries and chocolate are a fabulous combination, and even better with a kick of French raspberry liqueur. Liqueur substitutions are included.
Black Bottom Banana Cheesecake Bars Recipe - Cookie Recipes
Banana cheesecake with a chocolate base is the bar cookie that dreams are made of, and they couldn't be more easy to make with this shortcut method.
Double Decker Brownie Cookie Bars Recipe
Experience the true decadence of brownies and chocolate chip cookies with every bite. These killer cookie bars are easy to make and great for bake sales.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Marshmallow Bars Recipe
Peanut butter, chocolate, and marshmallow cookie bars will send fluffernutter fans over the moon, and they couldn't be easier to make.
Scotch Eggs Recipe
Hard-boiled eggs are wrapped in sausage for an uncommonly good and different party appetizer or breakfast entree. Serve warm or at room temperature.
Hindoo Eggs (Curried Hard-Boiled Eggs) Recipe
No more bland hard-boiled eggs. Give them some pep with this quick and easy curry sauce served over toast points or hot rice for breakfast or dinner.
Jewish-Style Chicken Liver Pate Recipe
Chopped liver or chicken liver pate is a Jewish favorite that almost everyone loves. This version may be made in advance and frozen.
Breakfast Recipes - Home Cooking
Breakfast Recipes. Cook up something different for breakfast with these recipes.
Cherry Recipes - Home Cooking
Cherry Recipes. These recipes use fresh, dried, preserved and canned cherries.
Almond Recipes - Home Cooking
Almond Recipes - Home Cooking. These almond recipes include dishes from savory to desserts.
Ground Beef Recipes
Ground Beef Recipes. Ground beef (known as chipped beef outside the US) is perfect for meat-stretching casseroles or plain ole hamburgers.
Mushroom Recipes. These mushroom recipes use all forms of mushrooms, including fresh, canned, and dried.
Thyme Recipes - Home Cooking
Thyme Recipes. Cilantro is an herb. Coriander is the seed of this herb used as a spice. Included here are both cilantro and coriander recipes.
Egg Salad with Capers and Olives Recipe
This tangy egg salad gets its punch from mustard, olives, and capers. It's not only good for sandwiches, but also deviled eggs and as a salad topper.
Egg, Nut and Mushroom Pate Recipe
This flavorful pate contains no meat, so it's perfect for your lacto-ovo vegetarian guests, yet will appeal to all palates. It's fast and easy to make.
Mustard Potato Salad Recipe
Don't rely upon that tasteless container of mushy potato salad from the grocery store. It's easy to make this flavorful mustard version at hom.
Cinnamon-Sugar Pecan Scones Recipe
Scones are a quick bread, like biscuits, but these super-easy upscale scones rise to a new level with cinnamon and pecans. Great for holiday breakfast.
Biscuit Stroganoff Casserole Recipe
For the budget-minded family, try this easy beef stroganoff casserole using ground beef. It's topped with biscuits for a filling main course.
Baked Ham in Champagne Recipe
This sweet and tangy basting sauce for ham is incredibly simple to make and will really make your holiday ham sparkle.
Traditional Foods Made at Easter History
Traditional Easter Foods History. These foods are traditionally cooked for the Easter holiday.
Lamb Selection and Storage Information. How to store and select lamb.
Learn about the different cuts of lamb and how to properly store them for maximum freshness.
Taco Meatballs Recipe
Meatballs or meatloaf, this spicy Mexican-inspired beef mix works both ways. Great as an appetizer or entree with Spanish rice. Say Olé and enjoy!
Cilantro and Coriander Storage and Selection
Excess moisture will turn cilantro to slime. Learn how to store and select cilantro and coriander for your recipes.
Cherry Biscuit Sweet Rolls Recipe
Sweet rolls for breakfast are a special treat. Make your own from scratch with this easy biscuit dough filled with chunky fruit jam.
Peppered Meatloaf (Crockpot) Recipe - Crockpot Meatloaf Recipe
Sweet, tangy meatloaf can be mixed up the night before, then cooked in your crockpot for a no-fuss main course. Low-carb options included.
How to Fix an Oversalted Recipe (And More Salt Tips)
How to fix an oversalted recipe and more tips on using salt in recipes.
Allspice Cooking Tips, Measures, and Substitutions
Learn how to cook with allspice, including how to measure and substitute for ground allspice and whole allspice berries.
Italian-Style Meatloaf in Peppers Recipe
These individual meatloaf servings are baked in colorful, tasty bell peppers. They include all of the classic Italian flavor seasonings, plus sausage.
Fiesta Turkey Loaf or Burgers Recipe - Meatloaf Recipes - Turkey Recipes
Turkey meatloaf can be bland, but not this one! It's loaded with bright Mexican accents that scream flavor. It's certain to become a family favorite.
Cherry Storage and Selection
Darker cherries are sweeter. Learn how to choose the best cherries and store them for use in cooking your recipes.
Clam Recipes Index
Clam Recipes. A wide variety of recipes using fresh and canned clams, including soups, stews, pasta, and more.
Seafood Pasta Chowder Recipe
Spring this easy seafood-loaded chowder on your guests and count on compliments. Goes great in a bread bowl or with crusty artisan bread.
Beef Mozzarella Meatloaf Roll Recipe
Shake up your traditional meatloaf with a gooey filling of mozzarella cheese rolled into a spicy mixture of ground beef and sausage.
Brie Twice-Baked Potatoes Recipe
Twice-baked potatoes are stuffed with a luscious mixture of brie cheese, bacon, and chives mashed potatoes.
Bangers - Oxford Sausages Recipe
British-style sausages, or bangers, are difficult to find in US markets, but you can easily make them at home with this recipe.
Chicken Broth from Wings Recipe
Say no to the box and canned broth. Save up those chicken wing tips, necks, and backs to make a rich, flavorful chicken broth at home.
Thyme Selection and Storage - Herbs
Helpful tips on how to select, store, and dry your own thyme at home.
Alfredo Parsley Potatoes Recipe
Potatoes get the alfredo treatment, flaunting the rich flavors of Parmesan cheese, butter, cream, and garlic. It is an easy recipe made on the stove-top.
Easy Shrimp Bisque Recipe
This rich and creamy shrimp bisque is gourmet restaurant quality, yet so easy to make at home. No exotic ingredients necessary.
Irish Recipes and Food Terms Glossary
Delve into Ireland's most well known traditional foods with these delicious recipes.
Corned Beef Hash Recipe
Use leftover corned beef to make corned beef hash. It is a heartwarming comfort food for many and quite easy to make.
Irish Champ (Poundies) Recipe
Irish mashed potatoes are called champs or poundies. It is a simple recipe using potatoes, green onions, milk, and butter, yet oh so tasty.
The History of Sausage and Home Recipes
Sausage goes by many names and is not necessarily a meat product. Learn the history of sausage.
Skillet Seafood Sausage Paella Recipe
This paella recipe with sausage, shrimp, mussels, and vegetables in saffron rice is easier to make than you might think but very impressive for guests.
Low-Fat Homemade Sausage Tips
Get tips on making homemade low-fat sausage and lowering the fat in sausage recipes.
Sausage Casings - Natural vs Synthetic, and Other Options
If you cannot find sausage casings, there are other options for your sausage links. Find out here.
What Is Sausage and What Is It Made From?
What is sausage made out of? It could be many different things. Check out the official definition and current-day variations.
Sausage Types, Varieties, and Categories
Learn about the different varieties of sausage to help you choose the right sausage for your recipes.
Mozzarella Stuffed Meatballs with Vodka Sauce Recipe
This recipe is great for flavorful meatball appetizers, a stand-alone vodka marinara sauce, a meatloaf, or a spaghetti and meatballs main dish.
Boxty - Irish Potato Cakes Recipe
Hearty and filling boxty is the Irish version of potato pancakes. It's a great way to re-invent leftover mashed potatoes as a savory side dish.
Irish American Lamb Stew Recipe
Guinness stout gives punches up the flavor of this stew without any hint of beer flavor. It's an Americanized version of an Irish classic sure to please.
Orange Bacon Chicken Breasts Recipe
Fast and easy to put together, this chicken dish with bacon and orange marmalade bakes in less than 30 minutes.
All the Way Mashed Potatoes Recipe
If you like your baked potatoes all the way with everything on them, you'll love this recipe. These spuds are loaded with goodies and worth the splurge.
Shrimp in Tomato Cream Sauce Recipe
Creamy tomato sauce with wine makes an elegant, yet easy topper for your favorite pasta. Best of all, you can have it on the table in about 30 minutes.
Baked Honey Mustard Garlic Drumettes Recipe
These wings get their amazing flavor from honey, mustard, and soy sauce. Marinate the day before and pop into the oven. Great for party crowds.
Apples have been around for over 4,000 years, and there are now literally thousands of varieties of apples worldwide. Learn more about the history of apples.
Common Apple Varieties
There are hundreds of varieties of apples. Some are better for eating that cooking. Here are some common apple varieties.
Buffalo Chicken Wings Cooking Tips and Storage
Find out which hot sauce to use for Buffalo chicken wings and how to store them.
Roasted Herbed Potato Pie Recipe
Fresh herbs, bacon, and cheese bring new life to boring potatoes. Potatoes never tasted so good.
Baked Smashed Potatoes Recipe - Potato Recipes
Instead of chunky smashed potatoes, try this new version that is spiced up, loaded with cheese, and then baked. Not your usual twice-baked potatoes.
Pork Loin Chops with Fig Sauce Recipe
The unbeatable combination of sweet figs and spicy chipotle pepper gives new life to pork loin chops. Your taste buds will thank you for it.
Irish Boiled Dinner Recipe
Beef brisket is slow-cooked to tender perfection before adding hearty root vegetables. It's an Irish classic to warm the hearts and bellies of any family.
Crubeens (Braised Pig's Feet) Recipe
Pig trotters are braised to tender perfection in a flavorful broth. It's traditional Irish comfort food, perfect after a night at the pub.
Whiskey Soda Bread Recipe
This traditional Irish soda bread gets a kick from whiskey-soaked raisins and the tang of orange rind. It's an easy classic that never grows old.
Irish Stew History
Irish stew is traditionally made with mutton or lamb. Learn the origin of Irish stew and new variations.
Dublin Coddle Recipe
This is classic Irish comfort food at its best. With sausage, potatoes, and ham, it's a hearty meal made on the stove-top.
St. Patrick's Day History
Why is drinking popular on this Irish holiday? Learn the history of St. Patrick's Day and how whiskey is connected to the legends.
Bacon Corn Saute Recipe
Potato Chip Meatballs in Creamy Mushroom Gravy Recipe
Instead of bread crumbs as a binder, try crushed potato chips in your meatballs. Great as an entree or appetizer.
Chocolate Nickel Bars Recipe
These bar cookies are called nickel bars because there is a combination of five different flavors in each bite. Simply irresistable.
Clam Storage and Selection
Clams are highly perishable. Learn how to select and store clams.
Rosemary Recipes - Home Cooking
Rosemary Recipes. Rosemary works well with desserts as well as savory dishes. These recipes use fresh and dried rosemary.
Potato Recipes. These potato recipes use dried potato flakes, potato chips, potato starch, frozen, canned, and of course, fresh potatoes.
Shallot Storage and Selection - How to Buy Shallots
Properly stored shallots can last up to 2 months and they make also be frozen. Learn how to buy and store shallots.
Potato Chestnut Puree Recipe
Garlic mashed potatoes are a popular restaurant side dish. Add chestnuts and you have a delightfully different variation to a classic. Two thumbs up!
Apple Baked Beans Recipe
The secret ingredient to these shortcut baked beans is none other than apples. Mustard gives a bit of tang, while bacon lends a smokiness. Rated A-Plus!
Common Clam Varieties and Descriptions
There are over 2,000 varieties of clams. Here are descriptions of the more common varieties used in recipes.
Saffron Copycats and Substitutes
There are substitutes for saffron, but avoid the poisonous one. Learn more about saffron.
Recipe for Easy Baked Stuffed Lobster
You don't have to be a gourmet chef to make stuffed lobster at home. Try this easy method for restaurant flavor with no fuss.
Orange Ginger Beef and Shrimp Shish Kebabs Recipe
Orange juice, ginger, soy sauce, and honey lend an Asian flair to these mouth-watering shish kebabs. Bacon is the icing on the cake.
Salisbury Steak in Mushroom Gravy Recipe
Remember the Salisbury steak that Grandma used to make? Try this easy version with a rich mushroom gravy that goes perfectly with mashed potatoes.
Chocolate Beet Cake Recipe
You won't taste the beets at all! They intensify the chocolate flavor and enhance the moisture level. The easiest and best scratch chocolate cake you'll ever try.
Lentil Cooking Tips
Salt can toughen lentils. Learn more about lentils and how to cook them with these tips.
Lentils - Proper Selection and Pantry Storage
Lentils have an indefinite shelf-life under proper storage. Learn how to select and store lentils.
Lentil Measures, Equivalents, and Substitutions
How many lentils do you need? Find out lentil measurements, equivalents, and substitutions.
Lentil History - The history of lentils
Lentils have been used as a meat substitute for centuries. Learn about the history of lentils.
Lentil Recipes. Lentils are very nutritious and readily available in dried form. Lentils are a great addition to many recipes and a staple for vegetarians.
Asparagus, Mushroom, and Tomato Frittata Recipe
This low-calorie frittata is loaded with vegetables and protein, yet doesn't skimp on flavor. It's a fast and easy go-to for breakfast, lunch, brunch, or dinner.
Mango Banana Ketchup Recipe
Not all ketchup has tomatoes. This savory version is delightfully different with mangos, bananas, and a touch of spice. Great on meats and seafoods.
Ketchup / Catsup Recipes
Ketchup / Catsup Recipes. Make your own homemade ketchup or try a recipe using ketchup as a main ingredient.
Garlic Ginger Pork Roast Recipe
The fresh flavors of garlic, ginger, and honey give new life to traditional pork roast. Your family will thank you.
Common Foods Used as Aphrodisiacs
Foods of Love - Food as Aphrodisiacs. Learn about common foods considered to be aphrodisiacs.
Mardi Gras Cajun and Creole Recipes and Food
Celebrate Mardi Gras with Cajun and Creole recipes. Check out these recipes for the best Mardi Gras party ever.
Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter Kisses Recipe
Chocolate and peanut butter shine in these little gluten-free cookies that require only 5 ingredients. Be prepared to share the recipe.
Ginger Selection and Storage Information.
Fresh ginger may be frozen. Learn how to properly store fresh ginger.
Sage Recipes - Home Cooking
Sage Recipes. Sage is an herb available both fresh and dried in most markets.
Pineapple Glazed Chicken Recipe
Whip up this surprisingly simple pineapple glaze to give a slightly sweet, bright flavor to baked chicken. Kids love this.
Ground Beef Cooking Tips
Cooking frozen ground beef before thawing is not recommended. Get more hamburger cooking tips.
Amaretto Almond Carrots Recipe
Try this deliciously different side dish to add pizzazz to your entree. It's fast and easy to make, yet screams gourmet flavor.
Filet Mignon with Garlic Mustard Sauce Recipe
This tempting filet mignon is topped with a gourmet pan sauce that is incredibly easy to make. It's not only quick to make, but quite impressive.
Raspberry Chocolate Triangle Bar Cookies Recipe
Layered bars have a cookie bottom topped with raspberry sauce and chocolate chips. These delicious cookies are a snap to make and great for parties.
Chocolate-Dipped Crescent Hearts Recipe
Perfect for Valentine's Day or any special occasion, these cookies are made from crescent roll dough and dipped in chocolate. Fast and easy to make.
Hamburgers Diane Recipe
If you love Steak Diane, but your checkbook doesn't, try this flavorful version made with ground beef. It's gourmet enough to please even the most discriminating palate.
Shrimp Pasta Casserole Recipe
Flavorful seafood casserole tastes gourmet, but is simple as pie to make. It's a great family meal and a good way to stretch your seafood purchase.
Cooking with Wine Recipes - Home Cooking
Cooking with Wine Recipes. Wine can be used as a flavoring, as in wine jellies or in soups, stews, and reductions to add robust interest and thickening power to recipes.
Beer Brats (Bratwurst or Hot Dogs) Recipe
Use 4 simple ingredients and this easy-peasy method to make the best ever bratwurst and onions for Super Bowl, tailgate parties, or any fun event.
Homemade Sausage Recipes - Home Cooking
Homemade Sausage Recipes. Make your own sausage at home with these easy recipes.
Chicken Dinner in Foil Recipe
An entire chicken dinner, including veggies is cooked up in foil packets. Each packet is an individual serving and clean up is a snap.
Lobster a l'Americaine Recipe
If you are going to splurge on lobster, why not go all the way with this show-stopping, yet easy, cognac-flamed lobster.
Apple Pie Streusel Bars Recipe
Try these perfect-portion streusel-topped fresh apple pie bar cookies to end a large meal. Easy to make with no exotic ingredients.
Mint Chip Truffles Recipe
Truffles evoke decadent thoughts of chocolate. Believe it or not, they are easier to make than you might think.
Candy Recipes - Home Cooking
Candy Recipes Index. Recipes include candy, sweets, truffles, fudge, taffy, brittle, and more.
Chocolate Recipes - Home Cooking
Chocolate Recipes. Not all chocolate recipes are desserts. Chocolate and cocoa are also used in savory foods.
Marinated Ham & Swiss Buns Appetizer Recipe
These tasty little sliders are marinated overnight in a picant sauce, then popped into the oven. So good, even guys will ask for the recipe.
Cheesy Sausage Stars Recipe
Crispy wonton cups are the perfect receptacle for sausage loaded with 2 cheeses and ranch dressing. Perfect finger food for parties.
Engine-Revving Chicken Wings (Baked) Recipe
Marinated to tenderize and infuse a bit of heat, these chicken wings are then baked in the oven.
Chicken, Sausage, and Black Olives Recipe
Black olives and tarragon give an amazing punch of flavor to this chicken, sausage, and veggie combo over rice. It's ridiculously good!
Ultimate Spinach and Turkey Lasagna Recipe
This delicious lasagna is low in both fat and calories. Ground turkey and skim cheeses do the trick without detracting from flavor.
Easy Chicken Pot Pie Casserole Recipe
Chicken pot pie in a casserole form is very simple to make. The method is similar to the popular impossible pies.
Banana Cream Bundt Cake Recipe
Everyone loves a moist banana cake, and this one has a bonus layer of creamy cheesecake. Feel free to substitute or omit the nuts.
Cinnamon Recipes - Home Cooking
Cinnamon Recipes. These recipes use ground cinnamon and/or cinnamon sticks.
Walnut Recipes Black Walnut Recipes
Walnut and Black Walnut Recipes for home cooking.: cream cheese frosting chocolate chip cookies black walnut recipes banana chocolate chip cookies brie in puff pastry
Peanut Butter Cup Brownies Recipe
Satisfy your peanut butter cup and brownie cravings in one bite with these chocolate-y, rich brownies.
Bacon Herb Beef Tenderloin Roast Recipe
Tender, juicy beef tenderloin is flavored with garlic and herbs, wrapped in bacon, then roasted to tender perfection. It's a feast for the eyes and the palate.
Easy Smothered Beef Pot Roast Recipe
Pot roast with veggies is a classic comfort food for many, and it couldn't be easier to make with this oven method.
Sausage and Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe
Sausage lends a spicy punch of flavor to stuffed mushrooms. If pork is out of the question, substitute chicken, turkey, or even vegetarian sausage. Yum!
Spicy Cornish Hens Recipe
A simple sweet and spicy sauce gives incredible flavor to roasted Cornish hens or chicken. You won't believe how easy it is to make.
Cream of Chicken or Turkey Soup Recipe
You cannot get more basic and simple than this easy cream of chicken or turkey soup.
Cabbage Cooking Tips - Home Cooking
Find out which herbs and vegetables are complementary to cabbage along with other cabbage cooking tips.
Texas Caviar Recipe
Caviar refers to the hearty richness of this dip, but it's actually more like a Mexican bean salsa, filled with onions, chiles, cilantro and cumin. Serve with tortilla chips.
Pomegranate Seeds (Are They Edible?)
Should I eat the hard pomegranate seeds? Are pomegranate seeds edible? The answers are provided within this FAQ.
Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe
Classic chicken noodle soup is a comfort food suitable for any time of the year, but especially during cold winter months and when you are ill.
Nine Bean Soup Mix Recipe (Great for Gifts)
Look no further for a quick and easy gift from the kitchen than this 9-bean soup mix. Put in a decorative container, and you are good to go.
How to Buy and Store Eggplant
Eggplants come in many colors. Learn how to buy and store eggplant.
What is caviar?
It is well-known that caviar can be quite expensive, but where exactly does it come from? The answer herein might surprise you.
Carnation Famous Evaporated Milk Fudge Recipe
This is a very simple fudge recipe using evaporated milk, marshmallows, and chocolate chips that brings raves.
Homemade Marshmallows Recipe
With a little time investment, a few basic ingredients, and easy instructions, you can make over 1-1/2 pounds of luscious homemade marshmallows.
Chocolate-Covered Cherry Mice Recipe
Cute little mice are made of chocolate-dipped cherries and almonds. It's a great project for kids and a big hit at bake sales.
Edible Crystal Rock Candy - Recipe
Teach your kids how crystals grow with this edible rock candy recipe.
How to Toast Almonds Recipe
How to toast almonds at home for a variety of recipes.
Creamed Spinach Recipe - Home Cooking
Creamed spinach is fast and easy to make. This recipe has converted many spinach-haters.
Classic Béarnaise Sauce Recipe
Classic Béarnaise Sauce Recipe. This classic French sauce is made from a reduction of butter, vinegar, and wine mixed with tarragon and thickened with egg yolks. It is served with meat, fish, eggs, and vegetables.
What is the difference between lamb and mutton?
What is the difference between lamb and mutton? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe
Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe. This is a hearty meal in one pot with corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, and carrots in a savory broth.
Classic Banana Pudding Recipe
This classic banana pudding is fast, easy and will remind you of the good old days. Fresh bananas are layered with vanilla wafer cookies and a rich vanilla pudding for a no-bake dessert that will please all.
Strawberry Pretzel Dessert Recipe
A salty, sweet crust is filled with a simple cheesecake layer, and then topped with chunky strawberry gelatin. It's a classic favorite from childhood.
Broccoli Cheese Rice Casserole Recipe
This is one of the most requested recipes for family dinners and potluck dinners. It's simple, but one taste and you will be hooked.
Evaporated and Sweetened Condensed Milk Differences
What is the difference between evaporated and sweetened condensed milk? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
How to Thaw Frozen Turkey Recipe
Thawing your frozen turkey safely can be a tricky business. Try these methods for thawing that turkey without endangering your guests with foodborne illness.
Oven Beef Jerky Recipe
You do not need a dehydrator to make this flavorful beef jerky at home. Make it in the oven.
Deep-Fried Turkey Recipe
The turkey is fried whole in a fraction of the time it takes to bake, resulting in a brown and crispy skin and tender meat.
Homemade Key Lime Pie Recipe (In 35 Minutes)
Key lime pie is famous around the world. It is a very simple custard pie that is easy to make at home.
Prime Rib Roast Recipe - Home Cooking
Classic prime rib roast is easy to make with this simple recipe using few ingredients.
Seared Chicken Breast with Quick Pan Sauce Recipe
Seared Chicken Breast with Quick Pan Sauce Recipe. This technique and the accompanying sauces also would work well with turkey cutlets, boneless pork chops, or sliced pork loin.
Oxtail Soup Recipe
Oxtails are beef, and they make the most delicious soup. Here it is made with onions, carrots, celery, thyme, and wine.
Tuna (Or Other Fish) Casserole Recipe
Simple to make, tuna casserole is a hearty dish that is easy on your wallet. This is a classic version of the comfort food favorite.
What is calamari?
What is calamari? Is it squid? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What are scallions?
What are scallions? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Ninja Kitchen System 1200 Review
Test results of the Ninja Kitchen System 1200. Get the pros and cons of this blender/processor combination in my review.
What is the difference between a liquor and a liqueur?
What is the difference between a liquor and a liqueur? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What are shallots?
What are shallots? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Harry Potter Butterbeer Recipe (Alcohol Free)
Harry Potter's butterbeer contains alcohol, but this dessert version is suitable for children and adults.
Baked Pumpkin Puree Recipe
Baked Pumpkin Puree Recipe. Instead of buying canned pumpkin puree, it's easy to make your own while fresh pumpkins are in season. Baked pumpkin makes a fabulous side dish with the simple addition of butter, salt, and pepper.
Homemade Protein Bars Recipe
It's easy to make your own protein granola bars at home. You can vary the ingredients and protein boosters to suit your tastes.
Figgy Pudding Recipe - Home Cooking
Figgy pudding is the British version of fruitcake. It is lighter in texture, more like a souffle, and is filled with figs and nuts.
What are haricot vert?
What are haricot vert? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Easy Hungarian Goulash Recipe
This easy-to-make traditional Hungarian beef dish is served over buttered noodles for a hearty, satisfying meal.
Mexican Albondigas (Meatball) Soup Recipe
Mexican albondigas meatball soup is a great way to stretch a pound of ground beef to feed 10 people.
What is paraffin wax?
What is paraffin wax? Is it edible? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What is coriander? Is it a spice or an herb?
What is coriander? Is it a spice or an herb? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Giblet Gravy Recipe for a Turkey Dinner
Go traditional with this flavorful classic giblet gravy. It will remind you of Thanksgiving at Grandma's and is easier to make than you might think.
Brownie Crackle-top Cookies Recipe
Cook up a batch of these rich, brownie-like cookies for your next bake sale or as a gift from the kitchen. Best cookies for chocolate-lovers.
Herbs de Provence Recipe
This traditional herb mix combines herbs commonly used in France.
Jamaican Beef Patties (Meat Pies) Recipe
Jamaica is famous for their beef patties, which are savory hand pies. They are now quite popular in the U.S. as well and easy to make at home.
Turducken Recipe - Turkey, Duck, and Chicken
Each slice of turducken contains portions of chicken, duck, and turkey with stuffing in between the layers.
Homemade Fresh Ginger Ale Recipe
If you love ginger ale, try making your own at home.
Herb or Spice Infused Oil Recipe
Use your favorite herbs or spices to flavor oils for salad dressings, cooking, or as a table condiment.
Apple Equivalents, Measures & Substitutions for Cooking
How many apples do you need for your recipe and what can you substitute? Find out here.
How to Make a Gingerbread House (Recipe)
For a successful gingerbread house building session, check out these helpful tips before you begin.
Basic Reduction Sauce or Pan Gravy Recipe
Pan or reduction gravy is the easiest sauce to make. It uses the pan drippings to add a wealth of flavor to the gravy.
Roasted Pork Shoulder Recipe (in Dry Spice Rub)
Pork shoulder roast is marinated in a dry spice rub, then slow-roasted in the oven.
How to Make Homemade Creme Fraiche Recipe
Learn how to make creme fraiche at home with buttermilk.
What is feta cheese?
What is feta cheese? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Baked Shrimp Scampi Recipe
Shrimp scampi is just as good, if not better, when baked in the oven with traditional garlic, lemon, and butter ingredients.
Pine Nuts Definition (Do They Come From Pine Trees?)
What are pine nuts and do they come from pine trees? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What is filet mignon?
What is filet mignon? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What Is Oregano? (Is It the Same as Marjoram?)
What is oregano? Is oregano the same as marjoram? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Linguine With Scallops Recipe
Scallops are quickly sauteed in butter, olive oil, and garlic, then served over linguine pasta.
Creamy Mustard Sauce Recipe
Use this quick and easy creamy mustard sauce on fish, pork, ham, poultry, or vegetables.
Maple Syrup Substitute Recipe
If you find yourself out of maple syrup, try this easy substitute made with granulated and brown sugars.
Oven-Dried Tomatoes Recipe (Preserving Tomatoes)
Take those extra tomatoes from your garden and dry them in the oven. It is easy to do but will take some time.
Pork Loin Recipes - Home Cooking
Do not confuse pork loin with pork tenderloin. Pork loin is not as tender, but makes a wonderful boneless roast. It may also be sliced into boneless chops. Check out these pork loin recipes.
Cream Cheese Cookies Recipe for Cookie Press
Try this cream cheese dough in your cookie press for fabulous cookies for the holidays or any special occasion.
Homemade Rose Water and Rose Oil Recipe
Make your own rose water or oil at home with this method. You can make other herb extracts as well.
Homemade Grenadine Syrup Recipe
Homemade Grenadine Syrup Recipe. Grenadine is a syrup flavored with pomegranates. It may or may not contain alcohol. You can easily make your own non-alcoholic grenadine syrup at home with this recipe.
Hot Cocoa Recipe
Learn how to make 1 serving of hot chocolate using cocoa or enough for a crowd.
What Is Cream Cheese?
What is cream cheese? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Penne alla Vodka Recipe
The sauce is rich with cream or lean with skim evaporated milk and takes on a slightly spicy flavor from the vodka.
What Is Mozzarella Cheese and What Is It Made From?
What is mozzarella cheese? What is mozzarella made from? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Apple Mulling Spice Mix Recipe for Cider or Wine
Along with instructions, this spice mix makes a nice gift to mull apple cider or red wine.
Top 6 New Year's Eve Recipes
New Year's Eve calls for flashy foods to go with the party spirit. Here are 6 options to make your party special, from finger foods to meals.
Steakhouse Sauteed Mushrooms Recipe
Sauteed mushrooms are a popular side dish at steakhouses. They are easy to make at home with this recipe.
Honey Mustard Pork Loin Chops Recipe
Boneless pork loin chops are accented with a delicious honey mustard pan gravy. Fast and easy to make.
Crisp Garlic Yukon Gold Potatoes Recipe
Try these easy baked gold potatoes with garlic from a famous New York restaurant.
Turkey Jerky Recipe
The mild flavor of turkey makes a perfect starting point for your favorite flavors in this turkey jerky recipe.
How to Cook With Pine Nuts - Tips and Measures
Get tips on how to cook with pine nuts, plus measures and substitutions.
Chicken Stroganoff Recipe - Home Cooking
Classic beef stroganoff becomes chicken stroganoff using less expensive chicken thighs and herbs complementary to poultry.
Crab Boil Spice Mix Recipe
Instead of that seafood spice mix in the pouch, grind up your own crab boil mix to use with just about any type of shellfish.
Spaghetti Squash with Mediterranean Chicken Sauce Recipe
Spaghetti Squash with Mediterranean Chicken Sauce Recipe. The rich and creamy sauce includes tomatoes, leeks, garlic, olives, bacon, wine, and Parmesan cheese and is served over spaghetti squash.
Homemade Coconut Cream Recipe
Do not confuse coconut milk with coconut cream. It is easy to make your own coconut cream at home.
Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burrito Recipe
Vegetarian burritos are filled with a puree of sweet potatoes, black beans, onions, chiles, garlic, and cilantro.
Mushroom Sirloin Steak and Marsala Recipe
Sirloin steak works just as well as veal in a classic marsala wine sauce that is further beefed up with meaty mushrooms.
Pomegranate Facts, Selection, and Storage
Quick tips on selection and storage of pomegranates, along with common names, varieties, forms, availability, miscellaneous facts, and sample pomegranates recipes.
What is the difference between omelets and frittatas?
What is the difference between omelets and frittatas? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Cooking and Cuisine FAQ: What Is Puff Pastry?
What is puff pastry? What is puff pastry made from? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Banana Cake with Cinnamon Glaze Recipe
Delicious banana cake goes together fast. The batter is enriched with sour cream to make it rich and moist. Nuts are optional.
How to Make a Basic Salmon Jerky - Recipe
Use your imagination to add spices and flavorings to this basic salmon jerky recipe.
Baked Salmon Croquettes Recipe
These flavorful salmon croquettes made with canned salmon are baked, not fried.
Maple Butter Recipe - Home Cooking
Tasty and couldn't be easier to make. Use this creamy maple butter spread on bread, pancakes, muffins, toast, and biscuits.
Dirt Cake Recipe
This is an irresistible children's party dessert that is incredibly easy to make. The gummy worms peeking out of the cookie crumb dirt are just too cute.
Black Bean Salad Recipe
The Latin flavors of black beans, lime, jalapenos, and avocado shine in this quick and easy salad.
New Zealand Pavlova Dessert Recipe
This is a traditional dessert in New Zealand. Children's birthday cakes are often pavlovas in New Zealand and may be decorated with candy.
Quick Couscous with Chicken Recipe
Chicken and vegetables are simmered in a rich wine sauce flavored with herbs and spices, then served on a bed of couscous.
Thanksgiving recipes, favorite foods, and everything you need to know about cooking that perfect Thanksgiving meal are right here at your fingertips.
Red Cabbage Salad Recipe
Red Cabbage Salad Recipe. This is a clone recipe of the very popular sweet and sour cabbage slaw served at the popular North Woods Inn California restaurant chain.
Decadently Chocolate Guinness Stout Brownies Recipe
Guinness Stout Brownies Recipe. The malt in the Guinness stout beer intensifies the flavor of the chocolate in these delicious brownies. The eggs give them a lighter texture. You won't taste the beer at all.
Kare Kare (Oxtails With Tripe) Recipe
Kare Kare (Oxtails with Tripe) Recipe. This is a traditional Filipino dish served on special occasions as well as family dinners.
Pantry Basics - Necessary Herbs and Spices
Information on basic herbs and spices necessary to keep stocked to prepare recipes.
Quick and Easy Grilled Squid (Calamari) Recipe
Squid is simply flavored with olive oil and lemon juice, then quickly grilled to tender perfection.
Easy Herbed Grilled Salmon Recipe With White Wine
The herbs, wine, and lime give salmon a fabulous flavor. The foil tray makes clean up easy. You can use any firm-fleshed fish.
Plum Jam Recipe - Jam and Jelly Recipes
Plum Jam Recipe. Take advantage of fresh plums in season to make delicious plum jam.
Baked Teriyaki Chicken Wings Recipe
Teriyaki Chicken Wings Recipe. Easy teriyaki wings are marinated overnight, then baked in the oven for a tasty appetizer or main dish.
Chicken Pepperoni and Mozzarella Bake Recipe
This easy chicken dish uses pepperoni, mozzarella cheese, tomatoes, and herbs to spice up chicken breasts.
Cream of Mushroom Soup Recipe
Cream of Mushroom Soup Recipe. The canned version comes in handy for casseroles, but for a stand-alone soup, go for the real thing with lots of mushrooms.
What is rock shrimp?
What is rock shrimp? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Spareribs Cooking Tips - Over-Marination Can Cure Ribs
Over-marination can cure the ribs. Get tips on how to cook spareribs for the best ribs ever.
Garlic Herb-Crusted Prime Rib Roast Recipe
Wake up your tastebuds with prime rib encrusted in herbs and garlic. It's much easier than you might think and quite impressive.
Best Cookie Recipes for Mailing
6 Best Cookie Recipes for Mailing. Make sure your cookies reach their destination in one piece by first choosing a cookie recipe that will hold up to rough handling.
Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies (PBJ Cookies) Recipe
Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, the ultimate comfort food, becomes a fabulous cookie. Choose your favorite jelly, jam, or preserves for the filling.
Easy Croissants Recipe in Thirty Minutes
Make these easy croissants in a breadmachine, a food processor, or with a mixer.
Lamb Meatballs With Tzatziki Sauce Recipe
Lamb Meatballs with Tzatziki Recipe. Lamb meatballs are flavored with cumin and mint. They are served with the traditional Greek sauce known as tzatziki, made with cucumbers, yogurt, lemon, and mint.
American Shepherd's Pie with Hash Browns Recipe
A comfort food favorite, ground beef and vegetables in a savory gravy are topped with cheese-topped hash brown potatoes.
Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic (Clay-pot) Recipe
Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic (Clay-pot) Recipe. Garlic cloves are nutty and mellow when cooked whole. This classic recipe includes vegetables for a meal in one pot.
Hearty Chicken Soup With Noodles - Recipe
Made from scratch, this hearty chicken soup with noodles is a favorite comfort food.
Boneless Stuffed Turkey Recipe - How to make turkey recipe
Boneless turkey is easier to carve and can hold more stuffing. The stuffing is a mixture of bread and cornbread to please the whole family.
Homemade Cajun Spice Mix Blend Recipe
Use this mixture for barbecue ribs, chicken, blackened fish, cajun soups or sauces, blackened steaks, and blackened pastas.
Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes Recipe
Make these mashed potatoes ahead of time so you can concentrate on the rest of the meal.
Corned Beef Hash With Eggs - Recipe
Corned beef hash with eggs is a country breakfast favorite, and is hearty enough for a dinner meal.
Seven-Step Venison Jerky Recipe
Only seven steps to easy venison jerky flavored with soy sauce, Worcestershire, garlic, and onion. Plan ahead to marinate the deer meat overnight.
Eggplant Cooking Tips, Measures, and Equivalents
Do you need to salt marinate eggplant? Get tips on how to cook eggplant.
What Is Brie Cheese?
What is Brie cheese? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Gingered Carrot and Parsnip Soup Recipe
Rich and creamy carrot and parsnip soup is brightened with ginger. The soup may be served hot or cold.
White Chocolate Macadamia Cookies Recipe
White Chocolate Macadamia Cookies Recipe. Don't waste money on the expensive commercial version of this cookie. Make your own at home.
Sweet Crunchy Candied Toffee Nuts Recipe
So easy to make, these sweet and crunchy nuts are quite addictive. Wrap them up in a pretty container for a gift from your kitchen worth of any occasion.
Coca-Cola 7-Bone Roast Recipe - Roast Recipes
Coca-Cola 7-Bone Roast Recipe. Oven-baked pot roast and vegetables is enhanced by a rich gravy. May also be made in a slow cooker.
Best Bloody Mary Mix Recipe: Tasty Even Without Alcohol
Best Bloody Mary Mix Recipe. This is the best bloody mary mix you've ever tasted.
What Is Marmalade vs. Jelly and Jam?
What is marmalade? How does marmalade differ from jelly or jam? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
The History of Swiss Cheese, Emmentaler, and Gruyere
Not all Swiss cheese has holes and not all cheese with holes is Swiss cheese. Learn more about Swiss cheese and its history.
Lentil Soup Recipe - Home Cooking
Lentil soup is a hearty, protein-rich comfort food for many. This recipe is easy to make.
Dry Rub Spice Mix Recipe for BBQ Chicken
Whip up this spice mix to keep on hand for all types of meats, poultry, and even seafood. Say goodbye to those expensive store versions.
Ricotta and Spinach Filling for Fresh Pasta Recipe
Use this filling for ravioli, tortellini, and the like. Variation also included for spinach and pancetta filling.
Country Oxtails Dinner Recipe
Cooking the oxtails the day before helps rid this dish of excess oil. On the second day, you'll only need about 30 minutes to get a hearty meal on the table.
Quick Full-Flavored Chicken Broth Recipe
Make a rich chicken broth in less than an hour using chicken legs, thighs, and backs.
Mock Mashed Potatoes (Cauliflower) Recipe
Mock Mashed Potatoes (Cauliflower) Recipe. Your guests will probably never know that these rich mashed potatoes contain no potatoes at all. They are made from cauliflower. Great for low-carb diets.
Potato Onion Soup, Irish-Style Recipe
Potato Onion Soup, Irish-Style Recipe. Hearty and filling, this potato soup gets flavor from onions and herbs.
Indian Garam Masala Spice Mix Recipe
This Indian spice blend is not only easy to make at home, it is also far more flavorful when homemade.
Ceviche Recipe - Marinated Fish and Shrimp
Ceviche is a Latin dish made with marinated fish and shrimp. It's bright, flavorful, refreshing, and easy to make. It's great on salads, as a dip, or just eaten plain.
What are garlic chives?
What are garlic chives? How are they different from regular chives? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Sloppy Joe Seasoning Mix Recipe
Keep this homemade mix on hand to make sloppy joes in a jiffy. Recipe may be multiplied.
Classic Chinese Duck Sauce (Plum) Recipe
Chinese duck sauce is made with plums, apricots, sugar, and spices. It is a condiment served with duck, pork, and spareribs.
Super Bowl Recipes and Quick Party Food Tips
Cook up some great eats for your Super Bowl party with these recipes and quick ideas.
Herb and Spice Roasted Cornish Game Hens Recipe
Chef's special recipe for cornish hens includes flavorful herbs and spices. This recipe is easy, yet elegant.
Plum Pudding For Christmas Recipe
Julia Child shares this classic holiday pudding recipe, served flaming with a zabaione sauce.
What Are Anchovies?
What are anchovies? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What is the difference between tequila and mezcal?
What is the difference between tequila and mezcal? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Macaroni Grill's Scaloppine di Pollo Recipe
This Macaroni Grill favorite combines chicken, artichokes, mushrooms, capers and pasta in a lemon butter sauce.
Sweet Potato Facts, Selection, and Storage
Quick tips on selection and storage of sweet potatoes, along with botanical name, common names, varieties, forms, availability, miscellaneous facts, and sample sweet potato recipes.
Ground Beef (Or Turkey) Jerky Recipe
Try this less expensive version of beef jerky made with ground beef.
Skillet Toasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe
Pumpkin seeds are easily toasted in a skillet on the stove-top in a jiffy. Leave them plain or spice them up to suit your personal tastes.
Irish Lamb Stew Recipe - Home Cooking
True Irish stew is always made with lamb. Make this stew the day before. It is even better reheated.
Roasted Pomegranate Chicken Recipe
Perfect for any time of the year, tangy pomegranate chicken is a special favorite for Rosh Hashanah.
Jambalaya Fettuccine Recipe
If you love jambalaya, try this version with fettuccine. You can adjust the spiciness of the dish to suit your personal tastes.
Swiss Diamond Nonstick Cookware Review
Swiss Diamond Cookware Review. Find the pros and cons of this product.
Should Shrimp Be Deveined? Home Cooking Q&A
When cooking shrimp at home, should you devein them? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Recipe
Pineapple upside-down cake is a classic comfort food. This impressive cake is quite simple to make at home using fresh or canned pineapple.
Quick and Easy Chicken Wellington Recipe
Easy Chicken Wellington Recipe. Leftover cooked chicken or a pre-cooked rotisserie chicken and frozen puff pastry combine in an eye-pleasing and tasty presentation.
Mutton Stew Recipe
Hearty mutton stew is loaded with vegetables and flavor. Lamb may be substituted for the mutton.
Easy Beef Brisket With Vegetables Recipe
Brisket with baby red potatoes, carrots, onion, and garlic all cooked together in a cooking bag makes an easy, hearty meal with little clean-up.
Beef Tenderloin with Mushroom Gravy Recipe
Beef Tenderloin with Mushroom Gravy Recipe. Easy to make but long on flavor, it's the mushroom gravy that shines in this dish.
Homemade Maraschino Cherries Recipe
If you knew how commercial maraschino cherries are made, you would jump at making your own at home.
Fresh Tomato Bisque Recipe
Use fresh tomatoes to make a luscious creamy cream of tomato soup.
Pasta with Mixed Seafood (Pasta alla Posillipo) Recipe
Shrimp, squid, mussels, and clams are simmered in a garlic tomato sauce and served over linguine for a seafood feast.
Should Spareribs Be Boiled First? - Home Cooking Tips
Should spareribs be boiled first? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Seared Sea Scallop Salad with Honey-Lime Dressing Recipe
A light lime and honey dressing gives just enough zing to the delicate flavor of sea scallops served on a bed of mixed greens.
Buying, Selecting, and Storing Horseradish
Freshly grated horseradish may be frozen, but not the whole root. Learn how to buy and store horseradish.
Fruit Pizza Recipe With Cookie Dough Crust
Dessert pizza has a cookie dough crust, a cream cheese sauce, and is topped with your favorite fruits.
Manhattan Clam Chowder With Bacon Recipe
The basic difference between Manhattan clam chowder and New England clam chowder is the tomatoes.
Buffalo Chicken Wings Copycat Recipe
Here is a copycat recipe for the Anchor Bar's famous original Buffalo wings. You will need a deep skillet or a deep-fryer to fry the chicken wings.
Dark Fruitcake Recipe
This fruitcake recipe is over 100 years old. It takes 2 days to make, and 3 weeks to ripen, but well worth the time.
Orange Marmalade Cornish Hens Recipe
Orange Marmalade Cornish Hens Recipe. Elegant, but unbelievably easy cornish hens with orange marmalade glaze. Also works well with whole roasted chicken.
Salmon Burgers (or Patties) Recipe
Flavorful burgers made with canned salmon may also be used as an entree. These are a fabulous change of pace for any time of the year.
Copycat Twinkies Recipe - Home Cooking
With a little patience and creativity, you can make a reasonable facsimile of those beloved Twinkies® at home.
Acorn Squash Facts, Selection and Storage
This winter squash is the first food cultivated by Native American Indians. Learn more about acorn squash, including its varieties and common names.
Country-Cured Ham Recipe
Country-Cured Ham Recipe. This cured ham requires at least a day of preparation time, so plan ahead.
Pumpkin Muffins With Cream Cheese Filling (Recipe)
Muffins made with pumpkin puree, cinnamon, and nutmeg have a rich cream cheese filling in the center.
Candied or Crystallized Flowers Recipe
Candied or Crystallized Flowers Recipe. Candied flowers make beautiful decorations for desserts and can last up to one year.
Homemade Japanese Ponzu Sauce Recipe
You can substitute lime juice for the traditional yuzu juice in this Japanese ponzu sauce used as a condiment.
Cheesecake Pecan Pie Recipe
Cheesecake and pecan pie come together to make an irresistably delicious pie that is quite easy to make.
Moros Y Cristianos - Black Beans & Rice Recipe
Black beans and rice is a popular Cuban dish said to bring good luck when eaten on New Year's Day.
Nutty Wild Rice Sausage Stuffing Recipe - How to make rice stuffing recipe
Sausage, mushrooms, walnuts, cranberries, and thyme flavor this easy wild rice stuffing.
Emeril's Homemade Lobster Sauce Recipe
Do not toss those lobster shells. Make this delicious sauce from lobster shells and vegetables.
Sweet and Spicy Raspberry Chipotle Sauce Recipe
This popular raspberry chipotle chile sauce is sweet, savory and packs a kick of heat. Use as a barbecue sauce, glaze, or dip.
Meatball Sliders Appetizer Recipe
These meatball sliders go quick at parties, and they are such an easy appetizer to make. You may use frozen meatballs from the market or your own homemade meatballs.
Oregano Cooking Tips, Substitutions, and Measures
Marjoram may be substituted for oregano. Get more oregano cooking tips and substitution measures.
Walnut Storage and Selection
Walnuts can easily turn rancid. Learn how to properly store walnuts and how to select the best ones for your recipes.
Beet Facts: Selection, Storage and Tips
Beet Facts, Selection, and Storage - All About Beets. Take a quick look to get information on beets (beetroot) before trying one of the many beet recipes.
Oven-Dried Cherry Tomatoes Recipe
Oven-Dried Cherry Tomatoes Recipe. How to dry cherry tomatoes in your oven at home.
Cocoa Pumpkin Brownies Recipe
Traditional chocolate brownies are given a delightfully different lift with pumpkin puree and spices. These brownies are lighter in texture and loaded with chocolate chips.
Orzo Rice Pilaf Recipe
This variation of rice pilaf includes orzo, a tiny rice-shaped pasta. It makes an excellent side dish for meat, poultry, seafood, and game. It is quick and easy to make.
Strawberry Salsa Recipe
Strawberry Salsa Recipe. Strawberries are mixed with bell peppers, onions, orange juice, lime juice, cilantro, and a touch of spiciness.
Lancaster Chicken Corn Soup Recipe
Saffron gives color and flavor to this homemade chicken soup filled with noodles or homemade rivels and corn.
Quick Recipe for Spicy Peanut Sauce
Peanut butter, garlic, and soy sauce form the base of this spicy peanut sauce used as a condiment. Especially good with poultry.
Gingerbread House Recipe
Making your own gingerbread house is not as difficult as you might think. The dough may also be used for cookies.
Chicken Breasts and Mozzarella Recipe
Chicken breasts are breaded, browned, topped with herbs, tomato sauce, and mozzarella cheese, then quickly finished in the oven.
Mexican Meatball Soup (Albondigas) Recipe
Mexican meatball soup is a Southwestern favorite. It's a filling, comforting meal and quite easy to make at home.
Corn Chowder Recipe
This basic creamy corn chowder is sure to become a family favorite. To change it up, check out the variations using bacon, ham, and or seafood.
What is culantro? Is it the same as cilantro?
What is culantro? Is it the same as cilantro? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Crystallized Candied Ginger Recipe
Make crystallized or candied ginger at home with a few simple ingredients. It's much better than store-bought and will last for 3 months.
Pesto Spaghetti Squash with Mozzarella Recipe
Pesto Spaghetti Squash with Mozzarella Recipe. Spaghetti squash takes the place of pasta, while pesto and mozzarella cheese give depth to this casserole.
Steak Diane Recipe
Wow your guest or loved one with this famous restaurant recipe. Tender filet steaks are smothered in savory mushroom/herb gravy and flamed at the table.
Snowflake Sugar Cookies Recipe
Let your imagination run free decorating these scrumptious buttery sugar cookies for the holidays or any day of the year.
Hot Buttered Rum Mix Recipe
Make this batter up to 4 days in advance to enjoy heart-warming hot buttered rum through the holidays and winter season.
Mushroom Ketchup Recipe with Shallots and Allspice
This is a non-tomato ketchup made of mushrooms, shallots, cloves, ginger, vinegar and spices. Great with meats and poultry.
Swedish Glogg Recipe
Brandy and vodka are combined with fruit, juice, nuts, port wine, and spices to make a potent flaming beverage.
Greek-Style Ripe Olives Recipe
If you have an olive tree, try curing your own ripe olives at home.
Apple Brown Betty Dessert Recipes - Home Cooking
Apple brown betty recipe is a classic dessert dating back to colonial America. Think of it as an apple pie or cobbler with a topping of sweetened, buttered bread crumbs instead of a dough or batter topping.
Refried Beans Recipe Using Cooked Pinto Beans
Start a day ahead to cook the pinto beans before making this Mexican favorite.
Baked Brie in Puff Pastry Appetizer Recipe
Baked brie is one of the most elegant, yet easiest appetizers to make. Brie is wrapped in puff pastry, and it may be prepared up to 2 days in advance.
Mint Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies Recipe
Mint Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies Recipe. Expensive to buy, these light and airy cookies flavored with mint and chocolate are cheap and easy to make at home.
Braised Oxtail with Carrots Recipe
Braised Oxtail with Carrots Recipe. The rich beef flavor of oxtails marries perfectly with the sweetness of carrots. Serve with buttered noodles, rice or mashed potatoes to take advantage of the natural pan gravy.
Grilled Chicken, Yogurt & Cumin (Tavuk Izgara) Recipe
Yogurt, garlic, cumin, and lemon are the flavor-producers for Turkish chicken thighs.
Gold Potato Pie Recipe
Gold potatoes are layered into a savory pie and baked in a bath of milk, heavy cream, garlic, and Parmesan cheese.
Fines Herbes Classic French Seasoning Mix Recipe
This classic French herb seasoning mix is easy to make at home. Make it fresh or used dried herbs and store it.
Greek Seasoning Blend Spice Mix Recipe
Here is a Greek influenced spice blend featuring oregano, garlic, onion, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Great on meats.
Pork Loin Steaks with Mushroom Stroganoff Sauce Recipe
Mushrooms, wine, cream, sour cream, and seasonings make an amazing pan sauce for pork loin steaks. Fast and easy to make.
Hash Brown Potato Casserole Recipe
Save time by preparing this easy hash brown casserole in advance. It's great for parties, potlucks, and family gatherings.
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe. This cake is rich, moist, dense, and positively decadent.
Asparagus Omelet With Gruyere Cheese Recipe
Rich and filling, this asparagus omelet is low-calorie and low-carb.
Homemade Coconut Milk Recipe
Do not confuse coconut water fresh from the coconut with coconut milk. It is easy to make your own coconut milk at home.
Southwest Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe
Southwest Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe. Mild green chiles, chili powder, and cilantro give a Southwest flavor to chicken corn chowder. Serve in a bread bowl.
Beef Brisket with 40 Cloves of Garlic Recipe
Do not be afraid of the garlic. This may well be the best brisket you have ever tasted.
Apple Chicken Salad Recipe
Apples give a sweet crunch to chicken salad made with ranch dressing. This refreshing recipe is great on sandwiches or on salad greens.
Emeril's Favorite French Toast Recipe
Popular chef Emeril Lagasse shares his favorite French toast recipe which is flavored with orange juice.
How to Make Classic Caesar Salad - Recipe
Classic caesar salad uses romaine, anchovies, Dijon mustard, lemon juice, red wine vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, egg, and Parmesan cheese.
Pomegranate Jelly Recipe
Use fresh pomegranate juice or store-bought to make fabulous jelly. Great for kitchen gifts.
Deep-Fried Pork Loin Roast Recipe
Whole pork loin roast is injected with an apple and garlic marinade, then deep-fried to juicy perfection.
Peach Liqueur Recipe
Peach Liqueur Recipe. Plan at least 4 weeks in advance to make this peach liqueur before it is ready to drink. Great for gifts.
Cranberry-Pecan Stuffing Recipe
Dried cranberries and pecans give a fruity touch to dressing.
Pickled Asparagus With Jalapenos Recipe
Pickled asparagus gets a touch of spice from jalapenos and is flavored with garlic, onions, and dill.
Hard Rock Cafe® Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe
Homemade chicken noodle soup is a favorite of diners at The Hard Rock Cafe. This is a copycat recipe.
Duck Liver Pate Recipe
Duck Liver Pate Recipe. If you can't afford expensive goose liver foie gras, try this simple but elegant pate using less expensive duck livers.
No-Bake Margarita Pie Recipe With Pretzel Crust
Margarita Pie Recipe. Tequila, Triple sec, and limes from the famous cocktail make a no-bake Margarita pie.
Italian Meat Loaf With Ground Beef and Pork Recipe
Italian Meat Loaf Recipe. Use both ground beef and ground pork for a tasty meatloaf flavored with onion, garlic, and Parmesan cheese.
Homemade Corned Beef Recipe - Curing Guide
Homemade Corned Beef Recipe. It's easy to make your own corned beef at home. Just plan ahead. The beef brisket will take about 3 weeks to cure.
Peppermint Candy Canes Recipe
Try making candy canes at home with this easy recipe.
Mansion Barbecue Spice Mix Recipe
This barbecue dry rub spice mix from a popular Texas restaurant is great on grilled steaks.
Chicken, Vegetable, and Rice Soup Recipe
Chicken enriches this hearty vegetable soup with protein. It includes navy beans, zucchini, squash, tomatoes, rice, spinach, and more.
Lentil Pate Recipe With Garlic and Onions
Forget the refried beans and try this tasty spread made with lentils, garlic, and onions. Only takes 25 minutes to prepare.
Stuffed Beef Tenderloin With Wine Sauce Recipe
Beef Tenderloin Stuffed with Roasted Peppers, Spinach, and Goat Cheese with Port Wine Sauce Recipe. The title pretty much says it all. It may look long and lengthy, but it's not difficult or time-consuming.
Mont Blanc (Chestnut Cream Meringues) Recipe
This French recipe piles chestnut puree on top of meringues and is finished with whipped cream for a classic dessert.
Buttermilk Doughnuts With Optional Vanilla Sugar Glaze
These cake-like buttermilk doughnuts are fried and topped with an optional glaze.
Pork Roast with Apple Stuffing Recipe
De-boned pork shoulder roast is stuffing with savory apple dressing makes an impressive presentation but is easy to make.
Homemade Baking Mix Recipe Substitute
Instead of buying Bisquick baking mix, make your own at home with a few simple ingredients.
Flaming Greek Cheese Recipe
Greek cheese slices are fried and flamed.
Old-Fashioned Fruitcakes Recipe
Old-fashioned fruitcake contains 9 different fruits, spices, and nuts, plus brandy for a moist and delicious cake.
Bouillabaisse (Seafood Stew) Recipe
This classic Marseilles seafood stew recipe uses a variety of fish and shellfish to make a seafood-lover's delight.
Best Crab Cakes Recipe
These best ever crabcakes are well-seasoned, yet the sweet flavor of the crab still shines through. May be served as an appetizer or main course entree.
Italian Fennel Pork Sausage with Asiago Cheese Recipe
Italian Fennel Pork Sausage Recipe. Fennel seed is one of the main ingredients in Italian sausage. Try making your own at home. You can use a food processor to chop up the pork. This sausage is just as good in patties as in casings.
Tuna Chops with Lemon Cream Sauce Recipe
Look no further for a super-fast dinner with a gourmet flair. Treat your tuna right with this fast and easy lemon cream sauce.
Hot Cross Buns Recipe
Hot Cross Buns Recipe. Hot Cross Buns are a traditional favorite for Good Friday, Easter, and throughout the Lent season, but they are enjoyable year-round. Yeasty rolls are filled with currants or raisins and nuts, then topped with a cross of icing.
Stuffed Bell Peppers With Anchovies Recipe - Peperoni Ripieni
Use different colored peppers with this stuffing flavored with onion, garlic, anchovies, raisins, pine nuts, and olives.
Pfeffernusse Cookies Recipe
These spiced, peppery cookies are popular year-round.
Chicken and Dumplings Recipe
Potatoes make the dumplings light and airy while an amber lager gives richness to the chicken stew. Don't miss the variations.
Avocado Bread With Pecans Recipe - Home Cooking
Slightly sweet quick bread is an unusual way to use avocados.
Turkey Tetrazzini With Spaghetti Squash Recipe
Turkey Tetrazzini with Spaghetti Squash Recipe. Spaghetti squash takes the place of pasta in traditional turkey tetrazzini.
Wild Turkey Recipe With Honey & Bourbon
Wild turkey (or domesticated) strips are marinated in honey, bourbon, mustard, and Worcestershire sauce.
Skillet Chili Mac Recipe
This is a great way to stretch a pound of ground beef to feed a big family. The bright Mexican flavors in this Chili Mac are infinitely better than any box mix.
Chicken Deviled Eggs Recipe
Tired of the same old deviled eggs? This flavorful twist is sure to delight your family and guests.
Apple Coffee Cake Recipe
Deliciously-moist apple coffee cake goes together fast. It's perfect for breakfast or dessert.
Yam Facts, Selection, and Storage
Quick tips on selection and storage of yams, along with botanical name, common names, varieties, forms, availability, miscellaneous facts, and sample yam recipes.
Saffron Storage and Forms
Proper storage is essential for expensive saffron. Saffron threads may be re-used. Find out how.
Creamy Salmon Pasta Recipe (For Canned or Fresh Salmon)
Packed with flavor, this creamy salmon pasta is fast and easy. It uses canned salmon for convenience, and you can have this delicious meal on the table in less than 30 minutes.
Easy Caribbean Island Lime Shrimp Recipe
Caribbean Island Lime Shrimp Recipe. Instead of paying big bucks for that name-brand lime shrimp in the freezer case, it's easy to make your own at home with a simple marinade and a flash in the pan.
Banana Ketchup Recipe - Home Cooking
Although there is a little tomato in this ketchup, it's the flavor of the bananas that shines through.
Best Recipes for Baking or Roasting a Whole Chicken
These are the best recipes for baking or roasting a whole chicken.