The 10 Most Popular New Recipes of April 2023

published Apr 30, 2023
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Copycat Costco chocolate peanut butter pie with slice ready to be plated.

The most popular recipes of April reflected how this spring felt so far: like a mixed bag. Reporting from the East Coast, I can confirm that there were chilly days, there were 90-degree days that I enjoyed with a mild dose of concern, and there were days which fell somewhere in between. But who am I to complain? April’s top 10 greatest hits was a delightful mix of cozy comfort food and bright and sunny bites. Let’s dive in.

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Shoreek (Egyptian Sugared Brioche Rolls)

These fluffy, buttery rolls dotted with crunchy sugar are perfect for Orthodox Easter or judt an everyday celebration. Serve them with a cup of coffee or tea.

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Polonaise Sauce

This sauce adds a look of elegance, a buttery crunch, eggy richness, and a bright herbaceousness to any dish. Use it to zhuzh up broiled fish, bowls of spaghetti, and fresh asparagus.

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Scallion Cream Cheese Scones

Speckled with bits of scallions and enriched with cream cheese, this tender scone is a fun twist on a beloved bagel schmear.

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Slow Roasted Green Goddess Salmon

A quick marinade made with lemon zest and an herby seasoning blend from Trader Joe's infuses the salmon, which, when slow-roasted, delivers a perfectly flaky fish with a rich, buttery tenderness.

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Cinnamon Toast Grilled Cheese

Adorned with crispy bacon and two kinds of melty cheese, this salty-sweet sandwich is the best of both worlds.

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Ginger Chicken Soup with Yuzu Kosho

Humble chicken soup gets a zingy glow-up, thanks to ginger, lemon, and yuzu kosho.

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Lemon Swirl Cheesecake Bars
A buttery graham cracker crust joins forces with a lemon curd-swirled cheesecake layer in this sweet and tangy spring treat.
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Lemon Posset

You only need five ingredients for a creamy no-bake pudding that bursts with zesty lemon flavor.

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Mississippi Mud Cake

This tender chocolate cake is layered with gooey, melted marshmallows and warm chocolate frosting. Enjoy a slice with a cold glass of milk, a scoop vanilla ice cream, or, honestly, just all by itself!

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Copycat Costco Peanut Butter Chocolate Pie

This copycat version of the viral Costco pie just might be better than the original, from the graham cracker crust to the creamy layer of peanut butter and chocolate-marshmallow topping.

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