Planning Dinner? Popular Recipes for Every Course

Planning Dinner? Popular Recipes for Every Course

Faith Durand
May 22, 2009

Are you putting together a big meal for this weekend? Are you planning an end-of-Cure party, a holiday weekend brunch, or perhaps a raucous Sunday afternoon cookout? Are you perhaps looking for one more recipe to round out your menu?

Well, we went through the most popular recipes of all time in our archives and pulled out just a few for every course. No matter what kind of meal you're making this weekend, there's something in this list that will round it off, and every recipe is Kitchn-tested and reader-approved. Happy cooking!!

Weekend Brunch

"Ham and Cheese" Breakfast Casserole
Big Pancake
Zucchini-Potato Frittata
Quick Cinnamon Rolls


DIY Hummus
Peanut Butter Popcorn
Spicy Oven-Roasted Chickpeas


Bacon-Wrapped Potato Bites with Spicy Sour Cream Dipping Sauce
Cheddar Olives
Juno's Pregnant Dates


Broccoli Slaw
Crunchy Peanut Slaw
Orange, Olive, and Fennel Salad

Side Dishes

Lemony Ricotta Pasta with Basil
Meyer Lemon Grain Salad with Asparagus, Almonds and Goat Cheese
Cold Peanut Sesame Noodles

Meat Mains

Jamie Oliver's Chicken in Milk Recipe
Italian Chicken Salad Sandwiches
Slow-Cooked Hoisin and Ginger Pork Wraps with Peanut Slaw

Veggie Mains

Velvety Broccoli and Feta Pasta
Homemade Thin Crust Pizza
Roasted Garlic, Olive and Tomato Pasta Salad


Strawberry-Yogurt Popsicles
Cold Creamy Coffee Fluff
One Bowl Mascarpone Brownies
Peanut Butter Oatmeal Monster Cookies

Also see Nora's roundup of great weekend cocktails and no-hassle patio drinks here:

Tall, Cool Drinks for a Relaxing Long Weekend

Happy Memorial Day; we'll see you Tuesday!

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