Rachel Perlmutter

Culinary Producer

Rachel Perlmutter is a recipe developer, food stylist, and culinary producer at The Kitchn. Originally from Houston, Texas, she spends her free time trying to perfect kolaches and breakfast tacos that taste like home. Rachel currently lives in Brooklyn with her partner, dog, cat and rabbit, where they all share a love of seasonal local produce.
The Secret Ingredient in My Grandma’s Famous Salad Dressing
It’s not fancy, but it is delicious.
3 days ago
My Ridiculously Good Celery Salad Even Has Haters Going Back For Seconds
Unparalleled crunch.
May 15, 2024
Texas Cream Cheese Kolaches Are a Real Taste of Home (Everyone Loves Them!)
Y’all are gonna love these.
May 10, 2024
My Foolproof Trick for the Easiest Eggs Benedict of All Time
So impressive that you can pretend it’s hard to make and everyone will believe you.
May 9, 2024
My Light & Creamy Berry Tiramisu Is Inspired by the Famous "Chantilly Cake"
It’s light, but still berry decadent.
May 2, 2024
It’s Impossible to Have Just One of These Crispy Beef Tacos
It will be love at first crunch.
Apr 28, 2024
This 4-Ingredient Cocktail Is the Most Popular in the World for a Reason
Equal parts easy and delicious.
Apr 26, 2024
Why I'll Never Drain Canned Beans Again
Sometimes being lazy is better.
Apr 24, 2024
This Chicken Salad Is Classic and Comforting
The best use for leftover chicken.
Apr 22, 2024
"Breakfast Sauce" Is So Magical, I'm Finding Excuses to Put It on Everything
Breakfast just got its own special sauce.
Apr 20, 2024
This Is the Only Way to Make a Bloody Mary
Garnishing is when things get real fun.
Apr 19, 2024
This Braised Lamb Is Always the Star of My Passover Seder
In a sea of Passover briskets, make braised lamb.
Apr 18, 2024
Rotisserie Chicken Is My Secret to This Unbelievably Flavorful Salad
It only takes 25 minutes.
Apr 11, 2024
My 4-Ingredient Cucumber Salad Is the Hit of Every Party
Everyone will demand seconds.
Apr 8, 2024
Comforting Beef Stroganoff Is a Classic for a Reason
The best thing to happen to egg noodles.
Apr 7, 2024
I've Made Deviled Eggs a Dozen Different Ways, but THESE Are the Best Ones
Just trust me on this one.
Mar 30, 2024
You'll Want to Eat My Southern Pimento Cheese on Everything
Easy, cheesy, beautiful.
Mar 29, 2024
This Is the Best Rack of Lamb You'll Ever Make
"Fancy without effort."
Mar 23, 2024
My Feta-and-Spinach Stuffed Pastry Pockets Are Worth Fighting Over
More feta = more happiness.
Mar 21, 2024
My Brilliant Hack for Making Canned Beans Taste As Good as a Restaurant
It’s 100x better than store-bought.
Mar 20, 2024
All My Friends Text Me For This Banana Pudding Recipe
It’s all about the wafer cookies.
Mar 19, 2024
My Roasted Cauliflower Salad Comes Together Before the Oven Timer Dings
Seed crackle is the new crouton.
Mar 12, 2024
This 6-Ingredient Pasta Carbonara Might Not Be Traditional, but It’s So Good
What can’t cabbage do?
Mar 2, 2024
This Rule-Breaking Bacon Trick Guarantees Perfectly Crispy Bacon Every Time
Cook bacon like Snoop Dogg.
Feb 25, 2024
For the Best Chocolate Cake of Your Life, Never Skip This One Easy Step
Nothing could be better.
Feb 16, 2024
This Slightly Controversial Ingredient Is the Secret to Better Soup
All the pickle girls out there — this one’s for you.
Feb 16, 2024
My Sticky Chicken Salad Is the "Most Delicious," Says Everyone Who Has Tried It
Three words: crushed barbecue chips.
Feb 15, 2024
My "Killer" French Onion Dip Will Change Game Days Forever
You might have it in your pantry.
Feb 6, 2024
My Hawaiian Roll Sliders Are the Star of Every Super Bowl Party
Like the classic, only cuter.
Feb 5, 2024
These Loaded Nachos Are So Outrageously Delicious, I Even Make Them for Dinner
They've got everything you want — and more!
Feb 3, 2024
You Won't Be Able to Eat Just One of These "Famous" Goat Cheese Bites
The dipping sauce is everything.
Feb 2, 2024
The "Penicillin" Cocktail Will Definitely Cure Your Winter Blues
You're only five ingredients away from bliss.
Jan 30, 2024
Fudgy "Texas Chocolate Cake" Is So Good, I'll Never Skip This Secret Ingredient
The ice cream isn’t really optional.
Jan 26, 2024
This Super-Classic Sunday Dinner Is Legendary in England for a Reason
It features the crispiest potatoes of all time.
Jan 21, 2024
This Is the Only Chicken Parm Recipe You'll Ever Need
It’s our classic for a reason.
Jan 18, 2024