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4 Things You May Not Have Known About Eggs…and the Hens Who Make Them
We all know the humble egg is a good source of protein and a breakfast go-to, but that’s just scratching the surface when it comes to this small and mighty staple. To start, though, we believe in buying high-quality eggs. Pete & Gerry’s® Pasture-Raised Eggs come from hens that are responsibly raised on small family farms according to Certified Humane® Pasture-Raised standards.
Sep 21, 2023
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Here’s Everything That’s Inside (and Outside) the Humble Egg: A Tiny Science Lesson
Eggs are a kitchen staple you might not think too much about when you’re placing a carton in your shopping cart or frying one up for breakfast — but there’s a lot going on under the shell. The humble ingredient is nothing short of a superfood and well worth getting to know more closely. All of this is predicated by remembering that quality makes a big difference when it comes to eggs and their nutritious benefits.
Sep 20, 2023
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12 Ways to Cook Eggs That May Be New to You
If you find yourself getting bored of the same old scrambled eggs, it might be time to break out of your comfort zone. While you can never go wrong with the most tried and true ways to cook eggs — be they scrambled, fried, or hard-boiled — we guarantee there are at least a few new-to-you favorites you haven’t yet discovered. When you explore the humble little egg’s endless versatility, you’ll be delighted to find out what other cooking methods are out there!
Sep 5, 2023
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The 10 Summeriest Desserts for a Memorable Get-Together
A summer cookout isn’t just about burgers and hot dogs. The dessert that caps off the meal matters, too. Finishing things off with cool and creamy ice cream or a fruit-filled pie is the best way to turn any get-together into a true summer celebration.Butter is a delicious key player in some of the very best sweet treats. Land O Lakes® Butter and Land O Lakes® Butter with Olive Oil and Sea Salt are two we always keep stocked.
Jul 19, 2023
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The 10 Things You Absolutely Have to Grill This Summer
Now that summer is in full swing, entertaining season is, too. We’re eager to invite family and friends over for cookouts large and small, fire up the grill, and dig into burgers, corn on the cob, and everything in between.High on the list of our summer cookout must-haves are Land O Lakes® Butter in Full Sticks and Land O Lakes® Butter with Olive Oil and Sea Salt (which, as its name states, contains the added goodness of olive oil).
Jul 19, 2023
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2 Easy, Affordable Sangria Recipes for Summer Entertaining
Considered a classic punch from Spain and Portugal, a sangria features a mix of fresh fruits, wine, liquor, and sweetener. An invigorating way to wet your whistle, sangria’s preparation is less about exact measurements and more a method of immersing an array of fruits into your favourite wine. Some variations add juice and soda water.
Jul 12, 2023
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Grilled Short Rib Chimichurri Party Sandwiches Make You the Hero of Every Cookout
Burgers and hot dogs may reign supreme when it comes to handheld cookout fare, but don’t overlook the humble sandwich. This juicy, flavor-packed short rib sandwich challenges you to think beyond the average bun. Load an entire loaf of soft, squishy French or Italian bread with slices of grilled boneless short ribs, herbaceous chimichurri sauce, quick-pickled red onion, and peppery arugula before slicing the whole thing into individual sandwiches to feed your family and friends.
Jun 20, 2023
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Chopped Greek Salad with Grilled Steak Is the Best Thing to Happen to Your Summer BBQ
A beautiful Greek salad with a base of juicy tomatoes, crisp cucumbers, and salty feta cheese celebrates the best of summer produce. It’s also a beautiful blank canvas that you can add easy, tasty additions to. Turn Greek salad into a satisfying meal by tapping into the beauty of outdoor summer grilling: Throw some marinated skirt steak, bell peppers, and red onion onto the grill and watch some smoky magic happen.
Jun 20, 2023
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Grilled Hawaiian Burger Sliders Are the Two-Bite Hit of Your Summer Cookout
Every great cookout has two things: really good burgers and really good sides. One of our favorite ways to serve those burgers is in slider form so guests can enjoy a mini burger and still have room for the other delicious things on the table. These fun and easy sliders feature soft, sweet Hawaiian rolls as a base for grilled pineapple, juicy teriyaki beef patties, and Swiss cheese.
Jun 20, 2023
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Lemon Pudding Cake Is One of the Easiest “Wow” Desserts You Can Make
One of the tricks of a memorable dessert is to provide a variety of experience in every bite: hot and cold, sweet and tart, creamy and crumbly. Tangy-sweet dessert lovers will love digging into this dessert that starts with one layer but ends up with two for a wonderful contrast in textures and flavors. This lemon pudding cake is a perfect case study.
Apr 20, 2023
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Grilled Salmon Becomes Next-Level Flavorful with This Herbaceous Compound Butter
With spring temperatures and sunshine finally taking hold, it’s the perfect time to break out the grill and cook a meal outdoors. So seize the day and grill salmon with an easy lemon and dill compound butter that’s fresh, bright, and extra flavorful. After the compound butter cools in the fridge for an hour, the meal comes together in minutes!
Apr 20, 2023
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This Potato Leek Gratin Is Easy, Filling, and the Perfect Side Dish for Spring
Leeks and potatoes may seem like simple, humble ingredients; pair them together and they turn into something magically delicious. So when you need an easy crowd-pleaser for any of the season’s festive gatherings, you know this combo will be a winner. This satisfying casserole starts by baking sweet leeks and creamy potatoes in an herby, creamy sauce made with high-quality dairy products and fresh herbs.
Apr 18, 2023
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5 Brilliant Storage Fixes to Get Your Kitchen “Holiday Ready” — and the Right Tools That Help
Maybe you also spent the past few weeks pulling out and putting away Halloween candy and ghost-shaped cookie cutters, only to turn around and find yourself digging for the heirloom gravy boat and starting your holiday grocery shopping. And maybe your kitchen also feels a little, well, disorganized. The last thing you need right now is a complicated setup that will have you more frazzled than functional. Enter NEAT Method.
Nov 22, 2022
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12 Impressive Fall Dishes You Can Make in a Snap
Fall is arguably the busiest season. On top of juggling school and work schedules, there are multiple holidays, all of which have culinary demands. That’s why recipes that come together quickly and easily are a saving grace. They’re not only helpful on hectic weeknights; they can also make Thanksgiving and other fall gatherings more enjoyable — for you and your guests.While these crowd-pleasing dishes can be extra comforting, they can also trigger uncomfortable heartburn.
Nov 4, 2022
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This Meal Kit Service Is the Smartest Start to the New Season
Summer has passed in a flash (again) and September has arrived, along with all its seasonal transitions. Whether you’re sending kids back to school or just returning to your busy routine, getting into the swing of things can be hard. That’s why we’re happy to take any assist we can get, especially with the one task that always takes longer than expected: dinner.
Sep 7, 2022
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Upgrade Your Summer Grilling Game With These 10 Satisfying Recipes
When you’re not sure what to cook for a weeknight dinner or a weekend get together, look to your grill for inspiration. Grilling thrives on the simplicity of easy staples like chicken breasts, steaks, or veggie skewers. But your grill is also the perfect place to experiment with classics or try more elevated recipes (that are often just as easy). With summer in full effect, now’s the best time to try something new on the grill.
Aug 10, 2022
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4 Tips to Win Grilling Season — and One That Makes Dinner More Enjoyable for Everyone
Grilling season is a glorious time of food, friends, and fresh air. And while the urge to quickly dust off your grill and throw on some burgers is great, a little pre-planning can make your time outside even more rewarding. So we made a short pre-grilling checklist with tips and tricks that you can use to upgrade your skills and be your own grill pro.One thing missing from most grilling checklists? What to do if you experience heartburn after indulging in your favorite summer foods.
Jun 29, 2022
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Warm Creamy Corn and Walnut Dip Is the Best Way to Use Summer Produce Tonight
When summer is in full swing and corn is in season, use those sweet kernels of goodness in as many ways as you can. While corn is usually eaten as a side dish, this warm, creamy dip with a walnut cream base proves that it’s also right at home as an appetizer or happy hour snack. Just stir a few ingredients together, bake until bubbly, and serve with a colorful array of dippers.A lot of creamy dips rely on cream cheese or sour cream for richness, but that often makes them too rich.
Jun 2, 2022
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Shrimp and California Avocado Burgers Marry the Best Ingredients of the West Coast
The long, beautiful coastline that outlines the western side of California means that the bounty of the sea is right within reach of many lucky Californians. Each season ushers in something delicious from its waters, whether it’s Dungeness crab, gorgeous spot prawns, or king salmon.All this sweet-tasting seafood is a perfect match for locally-grown California Avocados.
May 13, 2022
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Roasted Tri-Tip Steak with California Avocado Relish Is Deliciously, Distinctly West Coast
The majestic Central Coast of California is home to mild weather, jaw-dropping coastal views, and a laid-back vibe from its lucky residents. No trip here is complete without a meal featuring tri-tip, a unique cut of beef named for its triangular shape that was created in the town of Santa Maria in Santa Barbara County.Tri-tip is lean, beefy, and often grilled because California is blessed with year-round grilling weather, but it can also be simply seared and roasted instead.
May 13, 2022
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Fried California Avocado Bánh Mì Will Seriously Up Your Sandwich Game
The San Francisco Bay Area has an innovative spirit that extends from the food scene to the technology sector and beyond. Well known as an important hub of California cuisine, here, seasonal, regional eating reigns supreme. Within this region, there’s a vibrant and thriving Vietnamese community in the South Bay (San Jose), which is home to some of the best restaurants around.
May 13, 2022
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Everything You Love About a California Roll Is Right Here in This Wrap — Including California Avocados
Let’s take a culinary journey to Southern California: the state’s 10 southernmost counties. The region’s Pacific coast in the west gives way to a desert climate in the east, and it includes the major urban areas of Los Angeles and San Diego. Known for sunny skies, equally warm demeanors, temperate weather, and sandy beaches, SoCal is home to a large and diverse population.
May 13, 2022
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14 Impressive Spring Baked Goods That Are Just the Right Amount of Rich
While we definitely don’t need an excuse to grab our aprons and bake something special, we’ll never say no to an occasion. That’s why we’ve penciled World Baking Day on our calendar, which is just around the corner on May 17. It’s the perfect reason to turn on the oven and bake a sweet (or savory) treat for family, friends, or yourself.With Kerrygold Irish Butters and Cheeses on our side, it’s hard to go wrong.
May 2, 2022
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14 Things to Cook This Spring, from Small Bites to Big Feasts
Now that the weather is warming up, we’re itching to get outside and gather with family and friends. We’re planning feasts large and small to celebrate the season and turning to Kerrygold Irish Butters and Cheeses to help ensure they’re as special as can be.
Apr 8, 2022
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Walnut-Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms Are the Definition of a Plant-Based Indulgence
Whether you’re looking for more meatless Monday options or just trying to eat more plant-based meals in general, stuffed portobello mushrooms are a wonderful choice for something that is delicious and easy to pull off on a weeknight but still nice enough for a dinner party. To make them hearty enough to be a main dish, stuff them with a vegetarian blend of nutty walnuts, two kinds of cheese, herby chives, and breadcrumbs that bake up into a golden-brown filling.
Apr 4, 2022
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Perfect Sheet Pan Lemon Pepper Salmon with Easy Crispy Potatoes
Spring is a time to get outside and soak up some long-awaited sunshine and warm air. That’s why we’re currently craving fresh and easy dinner solutions like this sheet pan lemon pepper salmon, which won’t keep us tied to our ovens at the end of the day. It’s pleasantly seasonal thanks to sweet leeks, tender baby potatoes, and vibrant lemon pepper seasoning, and couldn’t be more convenient to both throw together and clean up after.
Mar 31, 2022
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These Mini Cinnamon Walnut Rolls Are Little Bites of Nutty Perfection
The holiday season is all about leaning into decadence, but it’s famously short on time. Between happy hours, cookie exchanges, and dinner parties, it’s hard to find a whole afternoon to bake up a show-stopping treat. These bite-sized cinnamon walnut rolls are an easy-yet-impressive way to serve holiday dessert. They’re inspired by potica, a Slovenian pastry with a sweet, nutty filling.
Dec 20, 2021
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Never Heard of Postbiotics? Well, You’re Going to in 2022 (Plus 4 More Food Trends)!
Good food never goes out of style (there’s a reason avocado toast seems to be sticking around). But keeping an eye on the newest food trends can reveal other interesting cultural shifts and priorities. Plus, it’s an easy way to find ingredients and dishes you may come to love!As a leader in food innovation, ADM has an inside perspective on where food is headed.
Dec 6, 2021
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This Sustainable Meat Delivery Service Wants to Give You Free Bacon for LIFE
There’s never a wrong time to add some bacon to your plate thanks to its smoky, salty flavor and perfectly crispy texture. Whether you enjoy it next to scrambled eggs or chopped up and sprinkled on a salad, a little bit of bacon always hits all the right notes.Our friends at ButcherBox™ want to help you enjoy not only more bacon, but more high-quality bacon. The convenient meat and seafood delivery service sources from partners with the highest standards for quality.
Dec 3, 2021
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Quick–Braised Honey Dijon Chicken with White Cooking Wine Is a Weeknight Dinner Win
There’s a lot of buzz around what to serve for festive, celebratory meals throughout the holiday season. Feeding ourselves every other night of the week in November and December often falls at the wayside. However, one can’t subsist on Thanksgiving turkey and holiday cookies alone!Getting dinner on the table amidst the hustle and bustle of the season doesn’t need to add more stress to your already packed end-of-year agenda.
Nov 22, 2021
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Cooking School: A 3-Course Feast Under One Lid
Thanksgiving dinner is one of the most delicious meals of the year. It’s also one of the most tedious and time-consuming to prepare. But it doesn’t have to be! We have a clever way to significantly trim prep time and cook time without skipping any of your favorite dishes. A three-course French-inspired Thanksgiving meal in less than an hour? Oui, s’il vous plaît!
Nov 5, 2021
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Thanksgiving Cooking School: How to Brine a Turkey
When the Thanksgiving feast revolves around roast turkey, there can be a lot of pressure to pull off a bird that’s flavorful and moist enough; one that doesn’t have to be drowned in gravy or cranberry sauce. But pulling off a turkey doesn’t have to be intimidating or hard if you do one extra step ahead of time: Brine it first.
Nov 5, 2021
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Thanksgiving Prep School: A Friendsgiving Table That Will Wow Your Guests
This year’s holiday season is a much-needed time to reconnect with loved ones, and hosting a Friendsgiving gathering is one way to show how grateful you are for the people in your life. Whether you spend all day in the kitchen preparing a delicious meal or do it up potluck style is up to you — after all, hospitality is so much more than the food you put on the table. As any host knows, the atmosphere of your gathering plays just as big a part in sparking holiday magic.
Nov 5, 2021
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The 10 Best Fall Potato Recipes for Thanksgiving and Beyond
The arrival of sweater weather means one thing: It’s time to cozy up to comfort food. We can’t think of a cozier ingredient than the potato. The vegetable is tender, fluffy, and satisfying no matter how it’s prepared, whether mashed and served alongside Thanksgiving turkey or baked and buttered next to a simple weeknight main.That’s why we’re mashing, baking, and frying Idaho® Potatoes all season long.
Nov 5, 2021
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Saucy Kale and Cannellini Pasta Is Veggie-Packed Comfort Food
There’s a lot to love about Italian-American cooking, from the antipasti platters to red-sauced suppers to frothy cappuccinos. What we love most, though, is how it combines sophisticated concepts with unfussy execution.The culinary tradition stems from Italy, of course, where chefs obsess over hyper-regional ingredients like Sicilian Castelvetrano olives, Roman artichokes, and rich, Neapolitan buffalo milk mozzarella.
Oct 11, 2021
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3 Experts on Where Mexican Cooking Is Going Next — and the Recipes They Think You Should Cook Now
As part of our celebration of Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month, we’re looking at the state of Mexican cooking now — and where it’s going in 2022. We asked three influential Mexican chefs around the U.S. — assembled by Cacique, one of the country’s top Hispanic food brands — what trends they foresee for 2022 and how they’re keeping their menus appealing to their taco-loving customers.
Sep 22, 2021