Shilpa Uskokovic

Shilpa Uskokovic is a recipe developer, food writer and sometimes a food stylist. She was previously a line and pastry cook in some of NYC's top rated restaurants like Marea, The NoMad Hotel, Maialino and Perry Street. A graduate of The Culinary Institute of America, Shilpa loves books, Bundt cakes, cute basset hounds and peak millennial memes. She was born and raised in Chennai, India.
This spicy chickpea curry is a total classic.
Mar 29, 2022
Pumpernickel Bread
A light and lofty loaf even beginner bakers can tackle.
Feb 15, 2022
Tortilla Española
One easy trick results in meltingly soft potatoes and onions.
Jan 13, 2022
Homemade Cashew Milk
Making your own creamy vegan nut milk couldn't be easier.
Dec 27, 2021
Extra-Soft Potato Bread
The secret ingredient: instant mashed potatoes.
Nov 16, 2021
Instead of Making Gingerbread This Year, Try Chocolate-Glazed Lebkuchen
It's richer, softer, and chewier than gingerbread cookies.
Nov 8, 2021
The Best Way to Upgrade Divinity Candy? With Chocolate, of Course.
It's time to bring this old-school dessert back into the spotlight.
Nov 4, 2021
Nothing Will Put You in a Festive Mood Faster than a Warm Cup of Navegado
It's the comfort your soul needs.
Oct 31, 2021
For Extra-Crispy Chicken Strips, This One Ingredient Makes a Big Difference
A classic example of when homemade is truly better.
Oct 31, 2021
Cachapas Are the Ultimate Sweet and Savory Treat
If you've never had the Venezuelan corn pancakes, you're in for a treat.
Oct 30, 2021
Crispy, Cheesy Loaded Tater Tots Will Disappear Before Halftime
You can't go wrong with this easy game-day snack.
Oct 28, 2021
For the Best Instant Pot Butter Chicken, One Ingredient Makes All the Difference
You'll be making this on repeat.
Oct 27, 2021
These Air Fryer Potato Wedges Taste Like They've Been Deep-Fried
They're perfectly crispy.
Oct 26, 2021
For the Best-Ever Coffee, Make This 3-Ingredient Vanilla Syrup
You'll want it in your fridge at all times.
Oct 22, 2021
This Homemade Squash Purée Is a Major Upgrade to Canned Pumpkin
Use it to make cookies, pies, muffins, and more.
Oct 11, 2021
These Buckwheat Crêpes Are Surprisingly Quick and Easy
There's no need to let the batter rest overnight.
Oct 10, 2021
These 3 Simple Pantry Ingredients Take Dirt Pudding to the Next Level
"The reason everyone will wonder why yours is better than any dirt pudding of their childhood."
Oct 8, 2021
An Easier Way to Make Perfect Pommes Frites at Home
Spoiler: You don't need to fry them twice!
Sep 29, 2021
A Better (Moister) Version of the Viral Peanut Butter Bread
Adding one simple ingredient made a huge difference.
Sep 25, 2021
This Recipe Will Change the Way You Make Whipped Cream Forever
The secret: instant pudding mix.
Sep 21, 2021
This Lemon-Fennel Rub Is the Easiest Way to Upgrade Roast Turkey
It's also amazing on roast chicken.
Sep 19, 2021
Tired of Chicken Breast? Consider Turkey Tenderloin Instead.
This sweet and spicy roast tenderloin makes the BEST sandwiches.
Sep 18, 2021
Attention, Bakers: This Stunning 7-Layer Honey Cake Is Calling Your Name
(It's a lot easier than it looks.)
Aug 29, 2021
For the Best-Ever Homemade Sweet Potato Gnocchi, You'll Need Your Microwave
No, really. It's science.
Aug 19, 2021
The Secret to Perfect Cherry Cobbler
One extra step makes all the difference.
Aug 15, 2021
Tomato Bisque Is the Grown-Up Version of Tomato Soup
The secret ingredient: rice flour.
Aug 8, 2021