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This Savory Parmesan-Herb Dutch Baby Is Topped with Garlic-Butter Mushrooms
Tonight We Veg
It's the ultimate crave-worthy vegetarian meal.
Dec 22, 2019
Alton Brown’s Secret for a Perfectly Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie
These are seriously good.
Dec 11, 2019
Martha Stewart’s Chocolate Chip Cookies Stay Soft for Days
They're incredibly easy to make. And unlike some cookies which turn into rocks, these actually stay — as promised — very soft and chewy even a few days later.
Dec 11, 2019
Are Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookies (Still) the Best Ever?
They get major points for nostalgia — but how do they stack up against the internet's most popular cookie recipes? We held a bake-off to find out.
Dec 11, 2019
Who Wins the Title of Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Ever?
It was a close battle between Alton Brown, Joanna Gaines, Martha Stewart, and Toll House.
Dec 11, 2019
Review: Ina Garten’s 5-Star Blueberry Muffins Were … Not 5 Stars
Celebrity Recipe Battle
Well, this is unexpected.
Dec 11, 2019
These Cult-Favorite Department-Store Muffins Have a Smart Secret
Celebrity Recipe Battle
I would have never thought to try this.
Dec 11, 2019
Gordon Ramsay’s Apple Pie Recipe Is Like Nothing You’ve Seen Before
Celebrity Recipe Battle
This method totally threw me for a loop.
Dec 11, 2019
I Finally Tried “Grandma Ople’s” 5-Star Apple Pie (It Has More than 10,000 Reviews)
Celebrity Recipe Battle
It uses an absolutely wild technique I've never seen (or even heard of) before.
Dec 11, 2019
My Honest Review of Smitten Kitchen’s “Even More Perfect” Apple Pie
Celebrity Recipe Battle
I'm not going to lie — I really expected this pie to be the winner of our showdown.
Dec 11, 2019
Cheesy Garlic & Herb Smashed Sweet Potatoes
Thick rounds of sweet potato are seasoned, smashed, and roasted, creating crispy-edged medallions with creamy, tender centers.
Nov 25, 2019
Slow Cooker Cakes from Trader Joe’s Are Impossible to Mess Up
Welcome to Snapshot Cooking, the home of Kitchn’s easiest recipes. These mini recipes are so simple you can practically cook from the before-and-after snapshot itself. We’ll be the first to tell you that we love a good ambitious and elaborate from-scratch baking project. But we can also absolutely appreciate super-easy, fool-proof desserts — especially when we’re short on time, money, oven space, or all of the above.
Nov 21, 2019
Recipe: Cheesy Spinach Quiche
This cheesy spinach quiche will be the star of any spring table.
Nov 21, 2019
The Magical Passover Popovers I Look Forward to Every Single Year
In short? These are the best Passover-friendly dinner rolls I've ever tasted.
Nov 21, 2019
Who Wins the Title of Best Mac & Cheese Ever?
It was a close battle between Ina, Ree, Sunny, and Alton.
Nov 19, 2019
King Arthur Flour’s Secret for the Best-Ever Apple Pie
Celebrity Recipe Battle
I've never tasted an apple pie packed with this much flavor.
Nov 14, 2019
Your Ultimate Potluck Menu: 5 Foolproof Dishes Guaranteed to Please
These crowd-pleasers will ensure you bring home an empty dish.
Nov 8, 2019
Give Your Pancake Recipe a Fall Makeover with Applesauce
Cinnamon-scented and oh-so-good.
Oct 21, 2019
My Go-To Comfort Dessert: Auntie Sherry’s Chocolate Bar Bars
Kitchn Love Letters
No, "bar bars" isn’t a typo.
Oct 22, 2019
6 Instant Pot Recipes That Cook in 1 Minute or Less
These are the fastest Instant Pot recipes around.
Oct 18, 2019
I Made the Indian-Style “Bread Omelet” the Internet Went Nuts Over. Here’s How It Went.
I just had to see if I could recreate it at home.
Oct 16, 2019
I Tried Alton Brown’s Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe (& Here’s What I Thought)
If this is your first go-around with from-scratch mac, the recipe as written is sort of setting you up for failure.
Oct 15, 2019
I Tried Sunny Anderson’s Spicy Macaroni and Cheese Recipe (& Here’s What I Thought)
I'd never made mac and cheese like this before.
Oct 15, 2019
I Tried Pioneer Woman’s Macaroni and Cheese Recipe (& Here’s What I Thought)
It definitely doesn't hold back in the cheese department.
Oct 15, 2019
I Tried Ina Garten’s Famous Mac and Cheese Recipe (& Here’s What I Thought)
Was it worthy of its five-star rating?
Oct 15, 2019
I Tried Making Quinoa in the Rice Cooker and My Life Is Changed for the Better
It turns out flawlessly every time.
Oct 4, 2019
This Cider-Braised Squash on Ricotta Toast Is Peak Fall
Tonight We Veg
It's a little bit sweet, a little bit savory, and utterly irresistible.
Sep 25, 2019
This Easy (Ridiculously Good) Cauliflower Bánh Mì Starts on the Grill
It's packed with salty, spicy, smoky flavor.
Sep 3, 2019
Get a Taste of Disney with This Impossibly Creamy Strawberry-Pineapple Whip
The absolute best way to cool off this summer.
Aug 31, 2019
Tonight We Veg: Roasted Falafel-Spiced Tofu with Whipped Tahini
Tonight We Veg
This is tofu like you've never seen it before.
Aug 20, 2019
Is Fake Guacamole as Good as the Real Thing? We’re Not So Sure
Don't give up your avocados just yet.
Jul 26, 2019
I Made Smitten Kitchen’s Famous Blueberry Muffins (They Have More than 800 Comments)
Celebrity Recipe Battle
I had to find out if they were worth the hype.
Jul 11, 2019
Why I Won’t Be Making Martha Stewart’s “Favorite” Blueberry Muffins Again
Celebrity Recipe Battle
These certainly aren't my favorite.
Jul 9, 2019
A Simple (Yet Ingenious) Trick for the Best-Ever Zucchini Bread
This smart tip totally surprised me — and it 100% works.
Jul 4, 2019
10 Easy Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Actually Keep You Full
Put these on your dinner roster ASAP.
Jun 27, 2019
Sesame Ginger Tofu Poke Bowl
Tonight We Veg
The sesame-ginger marinade will make you a tofu believer.
Jun 20, 2019
The $2 Ingredient You Should Always Toss on the Grill (It Goes with Everything)
This is a serious game-changer.
Jun 13, 2019
Here’s How to Easily Keep Fish from Sticking to the Grill
It works every time.
Jun 13, 2019
4 Reasons Why You Think You Hate Grilled Chicken (and Our Helpful Advice)
Don't give up on it just yet.
Jun 10, 2019
How To Make the Very Best Cheesy Potatoes
There's just one extra step (but an important one!) for the best potato casserole you've ever tasted.
Jun 9, 2019
Our Most Popular Cheesecake Recipes of All Time
You’ll be hard-pressed to find a dessert more crowd-pleasing than cheesecake. Between its silky-smooth texture and crunchy, buttery crust, it’s almost impossible to stop at just one bite. Here, we’ve rounded up our most popular cheesecake recipes ever — which range from an innovative new Instant Pot version to our classic standby. Making cheesecake in your pressure cooker yields an easier, arguably more delicious dessert.
Jun 9, 2019
These 5-Ingredient Sandwiches Are the Best Road Trip Food You Can Make
From apple, brie, and turkey to a peanut butter and granola-filled wrap, there's something here for every passenger.
May 31, 2019
8 Birthday Cake Recipes for Your Next Celebration
Everyone celebrates their birthday differently, but if there’s one common thread, it’s the presence of a cake (or, at the very least, a birthday-inspired dessert). Whether you’re baking a celebratory treat for yourself, your kids, your best friend, or a coworker, here are our eight all-time favorite birthday cakes and birthday-inspired desserts. A super-simple, foolproof recipe is especially important on the day of a birthday party.
May 30, 2019
These Clever Tater Tot Recipes Are (Almost) Too Good to Share
For far too long, tater tots were considered a subpar cafeteria side dish (not as good as french fries; better than a steamed vegetable). Not anymore. For the past few weeks, we’ve been experimenting with creative new ways to cook with tots — from casseroles to frittatas — so that you can work the crispy little spuds into your meal plan more regularly. Here are our favorite new dishes. These crispy golden tots are inspired by Flamin’ Hot Cheetos.
May 30, 2019
My Favorite $5 Trader Joe’s Buy for Incredibly Busy Weeks
It's my secret weapon when I don't feel like meal prepping.
May 30, 2019
Why Ina Garten’s Chocolate Cake Is the Only One I’ll Ever Make
My family and I have been making it every year for more than a decade.
May 29, 2019
This Viral Reddit Holiday Recipe Is Surprisingly Delicious
I’m not totally sure I understand how to use Reddit, but I do know that for the past few weeks, every time I browsed the food and cooking-related threads, a recipe for spicy cranberry salsa continued to pop up. I sort of glazed over it the first few times, until I realized it was being spooned over cream cheese and served with crackers as a holiday appetizer — a very popular one, it seemed.
May 29, 2019
This Viral Pinterest Dish Actually Works (and Is Delicious)
I’ve seen enough round-ups of Pinterest fails (and just very strange food ideas on Pinterest in general) to approach some of the recipes with a healthy dose of skepticism. That being said, when I see something that intrigues me, I’d rather give it a go myself than assume it won’t work. With Christmas just around the corner, I kept seeing this spinach and artichoke Christmas tree re-pinned on my feed (it’s been pinned more than 400,000 times!
May 29, 2019