Nobu's Famous Miso Black Cod Is Easier to Make Than You'd ThinkRecipes
There are many reasons to love black cod — it is sustainably fished, full of healthy omega-3 fatty acids, and wonderfully buttery when cooked. Here’s one more: Nobu restaurant’s miso-marinated black cod, a classic Japanese-influenced recipe that makes an easy, elegant dinner for guests or a quick main dish you can prep over the weekend.
Feb 16, 2024
Yes, You Really Can Make Your Own Brown Sugar at Home Skills
Brown sugar is the sticky, fragrant sweetener that adds moisture and flavor to so many of our favorite baked goods, from chocolate chip cookies to banana bread. But if you find yourself staring into an empty box, don’t fret — you’ve likely got everything you need to make brown sugar from scratch. So whether you need a cup or a pound, or light or dark, you’re just two ingredients away from it. Here’s how to make brown sugar at home.
Feb 15, 2024
Irish "Potato Candy" Is the Cutest St. Patrick's Day TreatRecipes
Unless you’re from Pennsylvania, you’ve probably never heard of Irish potato candy. I didn’t know what they were, but assumed they were candy made from potatoes. Wrong! Irish potato candies may look like adorable little potatoes, but they’re no-cook coconut and cream cheese candies with a coating of ground cinnamon — essentially the coconut equivalent of chocolate truffles. If you like Mounds candy bars, you’ll love these easy little treats!
Feb 15, 2024
This Homemade Seasoning Makes Every Pot of Chili 100x BetterRecipes
Homemade spice mixes can even the speediest meals taste better. To make your own chili seasoning, you only need five ingredients — and at least half of them are probably in your spice cabinet already. Homemade chili seasoning makes a near perfect pot of Classic Beef Chili, but can just as readily spice up a pot of Instant Pot black beans or a pan of roasted sweet potatoes. Here’s what you need to make chili seasoning at home.
Feb 15, 2024
This Homemade (No-Rise!) Thin-Crust Pizza Is Easier than You ThinkRecipes
The key to a really good pizza is, of course, the crust. I make pizza at home at least once a week, so you can be sure this recipe comes to you after years of very meticulous kitchen testing! (Totally new to making pizza? Check out our absolute beginner’s guide to pizza making, too!)Also, the fact that this dough comes together in just a few minutes and doesn’t need time to rise means that you can have pizza for dinner any night of the week.
Feb 12, 2024
This One-Pot Jambalaya Is My New Favorite Mardi Gras MealRecipes
This vegetable jambalaya is faster and just as good, in my opinion, as traditional jambalaya (which typically has andouille sausage, chicken and/or seafood). With the “holy trinity” of vegetables, juicy tomatoes, and long-grain rice, this is a fantastic main dish (with some optional add-ins, if you want) or a hearty side dish to serve alongside your favorite main.
Feb 9, 2024
How to Make Dashi (Japanese Soup Stock)Recipes
Dashi is an incredibly simple broth, and it forms one of the culinary cornerstones of Japanese cooking. It’s made in about 10 minutes with just three ingredients: water, kombu (dried kelp), and bonito fish flakes. The resulting clear broth tastes like the essence of the sea. Dashi can be used to make a fantastic bowl of miso soup, to poach fish or vegetables, or to add savory umami flavor to any number of Japanese recipes. Here’s how to make dashi broth at home.
Feb 8, 2024
Chocolate-Covered Strawberries Are the Easiest Fancy Dessert for Valentine’s DayRecipes
I love everything about chocolate-covered strawberries. I love the crunchy, melt-in-your-mouth shell and the cool, sweet strawberry beneath. I love giving them as homemade food gifts, and I love receiving them equally as much (especially for Valentine’s Day dessert!). But what I love most is how easy they are to make at home. It’s an afternoon fun cooking project with a result that looks fancy no matter your candy-making skills (or lack thereof)!
Feb 8, 2024
The Best Baked Beans Are Made in Your Slow CookerRecipes
Meet your new favorite party recipe: slow cooker baked beans. Long loved for their sweet, tangy flavor and tender, creamy texture, baked beans for backyard barbecues, summer cookouts, and game day parties used to mean heating up the whole house to slowly cook the dried beans for hours upon hours. Here the slow cooker saves the day by doing all the work and keeping you cool at the same time.
Feb 8, 2024
I Make These Garlic Parmesan Wings Every Year for the Super BowlRecipes
Show me a platter of baked chicken wings slathered in sticky Buffalo sauce and I can take ’em or leave ’em. But show me a platter of ultra-crispy garlic Parmesan wings blanketed with a double-dose of punchy garlic, plenty of salty Parm, and some melted butter for good measure, and I’ll be first in line to pile them on my plate. Serve themwith ranch dressing or blue cheese dip, alongside carrot sticks and celery sticks for your next party.
Feb 8, 2024
This Is My Favorite Way to Cook Kale (It’s So Easy!)Recipes
While it may feel like kale has overstayed its welcome in the food scene, the hype over the leafy green is very much still alive. And knowing the right way to cook it is a total game-changer. (Don’t miss our in-depth kale guide to learn about the different types of kale and more! )Mastering this method will convert kale-haters, yes, but it will also inspire kale fans who feared they’d never be able to get it right at home.
Feb 5, 2024
25 Ways to Have Baked Potatoes for DinnerRecipes
On their own, baked potatoes are one of the absolute best foods. They’re cheap, filling, and require practically zero effort to make. All you really need is salt, pepper, and a pat of butter. You could be satisfied — no, delighted — by this simplest of preparations. But let us indulge, if you will, in what a humble baked potato could become.You don’t even need a recipe.
Jan 31, 2024
I Make This Brownie in a Mug on Repeat (It’s So Easy)Recipes
There are plenty of days when we’re fired up and eager to begin a baking project. Unfortunately, those moments don’t always line up with when our chocolate dessert cravings hit. More often than not, we start wanting a warm, fudgy homemade brownie right as we sit down to relax in front of the television, perfectly content to not move for the rest of the night. Unfortunately, we can’t just snap our fingers and have a brownie appear.
Jan 29, 2024
This Is the Best Way to Cook Fish (Only 10 Minutes!)Recipes
I would place “how to cook fish quickly” right up there with other essential cooking skills like boiling eggs and cooking a pot of rice. If you can cook a fish fillet, you can have a healthy, easy dinner on the table in 10 minutes. Or less! It’s such a simple and versatile weeknight meal. Here’s how to do it. For quick stovetop cooking, go for a white fish fillet.
Jan 29, 2024
This Is the Only Way I Ever Make Pulled Pork (It's So Good)Recipes
Pork shoulder is one of my secret weapons in the kitchen. Slow-cooked, it can become a thousand different meals. I can mix in some barbecue sauce and make pulled pork sandwiches, scatter it on top of tortilla chips for pulled pork nachos, or use it as a filling for pulled pork lettuce wraps. And that’s just to start! Here’s everything you need to know about pork shoulder — from choosing the meat to transforming it into a fork-tender meal that can last all week.
Jan 26, 2024
This Copycat Olive Garden Chicken Gnocchi Soup Is Better than the OriginalRecipes
You might adore Olive Garden for the unlimited salad and garlic breadsticks (our copycat recipe is seriously legit!) or the ultra-comforting creamy pastas, but for me, it’s all about the luxuriously creamy chicken gnocchi soup. Just thinking about it, I can smell the herb and black pepper-flecked broth and feel the warm, satisfying comfort it brings to my belly.
Jan 26, 2024
The Easy Oatmeal Pancake Recipe Our Staff Is Obsessed WithRecipes
They could barely wait to get their hands on this recipe.
Jan 25, 2024
Movie Theater Butter PopcornRecipes
Tastes as good as it smells.
Jan 25, 2024
30 Leftover Chicken Recipes You’ll Want to Make the Next DayRecipes
Anytime you find yourself with leftover baked chicken breasts, shredded chicken from the slow cooker, poached chicken breasts, or whole roasted chicken, consider it a very good thing. You can certainly go for a second round of last night’s dinner, but the wonderful thing about chicken is that it’s so easy to repurpose it into an entirely different meal.
Jan 23, 2024
My 3-Ingredient Scallion Pancakes Are Super Crispy and Extra FlakyRecipes
Almost everything you need is in your pantry.
Jan 18, 2024
20 Weeknight Dinners That Start with Ground SausageRecipes
If you were to glimpse into my freezer at any given moment, I guarantee you’d find a pound or two of uncooked sausage inside. Hot Italian sausage is my preference — either ground sausage sold in bulk or as links — but really, no matter the variety, ground sausage makes delicious quick and easy dinners. It’s so packed with seasoning that you hardly need to do much to turn it into a meal.
Jan 18, 2024
45 Best Sides to Serve with LasagnaRecipes
We love a classic lasagna, although we’ve never met a lasagna we didn’t like! Whether it’s an extra-cheesy white lasagna, a gnocchi lasagna, or a skillet ravioli lasagna, it’s the ultimate family dinner because it feeds everyone and it feeds everyone well.What to serve with lasagna, though? It’s usually packed with enough good things like cheese, meat, and even veggies to make it totally satisfying all on its own.
Jan 17, 2024
How To Poach Chicken Breasts Perfectly Every TimeRecipes
Banish all thoughts of stringy, tough, sad chicken from your mind. For our chicken salad sandwiches and quick chicken weeknight meals, we want nothing but the best. And for that, poached chicken is definitely the way to go. This poached chicken method is easy, fast, and foolproof. Totally tender chicken breasts that are as good for dinner as they are for lunch the next day? Not a problem.
Jan 16, 2024
How To Bake Chicken Breasts Perfectly Every TimeRecipes
Baked chicken breasts don’t have to be dry and boring. They can, in fact, be moist, tender, and full of flavor — something you actually look forward to having for dinner. The secret? The parchment paper method. By covering the chicken with a piece of parchment paper, the chicken bastes in its own juices so they never dry out. It’s basically a cross between braising and roasting and is sure to become one of your new favorite ways to cook chicken.
Jan 16, 2024
Homemade Peanut Butter Is Easier than You ThinkRecipes
On some level, you probably already know that, sure, it’s pretty easy to make your own peanut butter. But if you’ve never actually made homemade peanut butter, I don’t know if you quite understand how truly, incredibly, ridiculously easy it really is. To make easy, delicious peanut butter at home, use your food processor. Then go make Kelli’s 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies. (Trust us on this one.
Jan 16, 2024
"This is PERFECTION," Says Everyone Who's Made This Caesar Salad DressingRecipes
There's a reason it has 5 stars.
Jan 12, 2024
This Is the Easiest Method for Roasting GarlicRecipes
Casually read a book while you wait.
Jan 12, 2024
30 Chicken Skillet Recipes for All Your Weeknight Dinner NeedsRecipes
I am not sure which is more tried-and-true when it comes to weeknight cooking: a trusty skillet dinner or crowd-pleasing chicken. It really doesn’t matter, though, because if you bring the two together you have easy eating at its very best. Take your pick between bone-in or boneless thighs, lean chicken breasts, or even whole chicken, because they’re all fair game in these chicken skillet recipes.
Jan 11, 2024
My 3-Ingredient Crispy Roasted Chickpeas Are My Favorite SnackRecipes
Those cans of chickpeas sitting in your cupboard have been hiding an amazing secret. Roasted in the oven, chickpeas transform into a crispy, salty, savory snack. So tiny. So easy to eat by the handful. So irresistible. Roasted chickpeas are easy to make and customize. Here’s everything you need to know. Canned chickpeas: Using canned chickpeas is the easiest method, but you can cook dried chickpeas if that’s what you have on hand.
Jan 11, 2024
How To Make the Ultimate Marinade for Tender Grilled SteakRecipes
A marinade is like an insurance policy for your grilled steak.
Jan 11, 2024
This Is the Only Martini Recipe You'll Ever NeedRecipes
The classic cocktail is so easy to stir up at home.
Jan 9, 2024
40 Recipes to Keep You Warm and Cozy in the WinterRecipes
Often, when I don’t feel like cooking, I’ll make a dinner salad, a plate of scrambled eggs and toast, or a quick beans-and-greens sauté and call it a night. But come winter I crave dinners that are way more comforting than that. When I’m looking for something to warm me from the inside out — something that is as hearty as they come — I turn to these recipes.
Jan 9, 2024
35 Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Dinners for Busy NightsRecipes
There are no shortage of ways to cook up a really great chicken dinner, and one of my absolute favorite ways is in the slow cooker. That’s right — your slow cooker isn’t just for big, tough cuts of meat. It’s also perfect for cooking up tender, juicy chicken. Whether you’re starting with a pack of meaty chicken thighs, lean chicken breasts, or even a whole chicken, your slow cooker is the secret to turning it into an easy, family-friendly dinner.
Jan 9, 2024
50 Salmon Recipes to Make for Dinner TonightRecipes
Salmon is a weeknight-dinner hero.
Jan 3, 2024
40 Kale Recipes You’ll Want to Make Every WeekRecipes
We all know this scenario. You tossed a bunch of kale into your cart last weekend with the best of intentions to add more greens into your meal plan this week. But they’re still in the refrigerator and you’re stumped about what to make. Don’t worry! The possibilities are endless when it comes to kale.
Dec 28, 2023
30 Easy, Comforting Recipes to Make When You're SickRecipes
Anytime I’m sick (or even on the verge of being sick), two things are certain: My energy and inspiration to cook are pretty low. Even when my meals are planned out for the week, I’m happy to abandon my plans for pork chops or a casserole for another night. This is a time when I crave simple foods that are warm, nourishing, and supremely comforting. A pot of warm and comforting soup is often the go-to for whatever ails us.
Dec 28, 2023
Filet Mignon is the Fancy Steak That's Actually Easy to CookRecipes
Two words: garlic butter.
Dec 22, 2023
The Secret to Making the Creamiest Mashed CauliflowerRecipes
Our favorite way to eat cauliflower isn’t as a cauliflower pizza crust or cauliflower rice, it’s an extremely creamy mash. But before we designate mashed cauliflower as just a lighter version of mashed potatoes, let’s consider why it is a side dish with merits all its own. You can’t over-mash or over-whip cauliflower the way you can potatoes. Without potato’s starch to contend with, you can purée the cauliflower all day with no risk of gumminess.
Dec 22, 2023
The One Egg Dish I Always Make Guests for BreakfastRecipes
Take your pick of mix-ins.
Dec 21, 2023
You Only Need 10 Minutes to Sear Perfect Scallops on the StoveRecipes
They're shockingly simple to make.
Dec 21, 2023
I've Made This Steak a Dozen Times and It's Always So PerfectRecipes
You won't believe how I do it.
Dec 21, 2023
The Easy Secret to Roasting a Leg of LambRecipes
You can have the turkey. Leave the glazed ham. Prime rib — what’s that? In my house, leg of lamb is the celebratory roast; I love its tenderness and flavor. Though roast leg of lamb sounds intimidating, the sweet little secret is that leg of lamb is actually one of the easiest, most foolproof cuts of meat to cook. Here’s our remarkably simple, fuss-free leg of lamb recipe. It will turn out perfectly every time.
Dec 21, 2023
My Dad's 6-Ingredient Chocolate Fudge Is the Easiest You'll Ever MakeRecipes
I grew up making this chocolate fudge with my father, who spent a fair amount of time in the kitchen (which was rare for a man of his generation). He was always welcoming, pulling up a chair to the stove and hovering close as I stirred the molten chocolate bubbling away. This chocolate fudge recipe is a family-favorite and easy to make for the holidays (or any time of the year).This recipe for fudge is a classic one from my childhood.
Dec 20, 2023
How To Reheat Dinner Rolls So They're Warm and FluffySkills
You know the joy of tearing apart a dinner roll to have tufts of steam pour out of it, because it’s still warm from the oven? You can enjoy that same feeling every day until the rolls run out with three simple methods for reheating leftover dinner rolls, whether they’re store-bought or homemade. Our favorite rule for reheating leftovers applies here (reheat the food in the way it was prepared), so into the oven your rolls should go for reheating.
Dec 18, 2023
This Is The Best Way to Freeze Cookie Dough So It Lasts for MonthsSkills
There are any number of reasons why you might want to stash some cookie dough in the freezer. Maybe you like having treats on hand in case company stops by. Maybe the first day of fall kickstarted your holiday baking gene. But we’re friends here, so let’s be honest: Frozen cookie dough in our freezer means warm, gooey, fresh-baked cookies any time we want one. Here are the best ways to freeze your favorite cookies for later.
Dec 18, 2023
The Perfect Way to Melt Chocolate In the MicrowaveSkills
Adding a touch of melted chocolate to cookies, strawberries, pretzels, or marshmallows is an easy to way to elevate your favorite sweet (or salty) treat. While you can melt chocolate in a double boiler on the stovetop or over direct heat in a saucepan, the quickest and, in my opinion, easiest way is to melt chocolate in the microwave. If you need chocolate for dipping holiday cookies, coating truffles, or adorning berries, this is a foolproof method for melting chocolate in the microwave.
Dec 18, 2023
Royal Icing Is the Secret to the Easiest Cookie Decorating Recipes
Every year as the holidays approach, I eagerly anticipate holiday baking and decorating sugar cookies. And every year, they don’t exactly turn out as planned. That’s because decorating cookies is a lot easier said than done — especially if you’re a perfectionist like me who likes straight lines and clean edges. But this year, I’m prepared. I recently got to work developing a simple royal icing recipe that makes cookie decorating as stress-free (and mess-free!
Dec 15, 2023
These Candy Cane Cookies Are My Most Beloved Christmas CookiesRecipes
Over my years of writing for The Kitchn, I’ve shared almost all of my favorite holiday cookies, from my mother’s famous peppermint cream-filled butter cookies (followed by the much less finicky peppermint cream squares the following year) to rugelach and gingerbread cookies. I’ve saved one of my most beloved cookies for last. These candy cane cookies are the best.
Dec 15, 2023
This Dutch Baby Pancake Is the Easiest Way to Impress Your FriendsRecipes
It's our go-to brunch dish for a reason.
Dec 15, 2023
This 2-Ingredient Simple Syrup Will Elevate All of Your CocktailsRecipes
When I first started learning how to make cocktails at home, I had no idea people made their own simple syrup. I was the person who went to the store to buy a bottle of what I later learned to be sugar water. That’s right — sugar dissolved in water. Simple syrup is an essential ingredient in cocktails and other beverages because it blends so well with other liquids, and it’s super easy to make yourself — we promise.
Dec 14, 2023
The One Ingredient that Makes Slow-Cooker Creamed Corn Totally IrresistibleRecipes
You've never had creamed corn like this.
Dec 13, 2023
These 2-Ingredient Cheese Straws Are a Hit at Every Holiday PartyRecipes
Dinner party plans stressing you out? Puff pastry cheese straws are here for you. These crispy, flaky, cheesy twists require just two ingredients and a few minutes of your time, and yet they deliver big — real big — out on the buffet table. Make puff pastry cheese straws for your next holiday party or serve them with cocktails for happy hour at home.Our cheese straws are made with puff pastry, which is cut into strips and then twisted into “straws.
Dec 13, 2023
Copycat Starbucks "Medicine Ball Tea" Is the Cure for a Sore ThroatRecipes
Feel better without the drive-thru.
Dec 12, 2023
Why Cooking Prime Rib Is So Much Easier Than Cooking a SteakRecipes
Don't be intimidated.
Nov 27, 2023
My Grandma's Holiday Punch Is the Star of Any PartyRecipes
A hot and fruity Mexican Christmas punch.
Dec 8, 2023
This German Mulled Wine Is the Coziest, Most Heartwarming Holiday DrinkRecipes
Look to the people who survive winters with only a few hours of sunlight each day for the coziest winter drink.
Dec 5, 2023
This Eggnog Recipe Is Super Popular in Puerto Rico for a ReasonRecipes
It's tropical and coconut-y.
Dec 5, 2023
This Slow Cooker Mulled Wine Will Make You So CozyRecipes
And it's so easy!
Dec 4, 2023
25 Hearty Sandwiches to Make for DinnerRecipes
No one ever said they could only be eaten at lunch.
Dec 1, 2023
10 Easy Italian Recipes If You’re Just Starting OutRecipes
These are simple classics to memorize.
Dec 1, 2023
17 Family-Style Pasta Bakes to Feed a CrowdRecipes
A big casserole dish filled with baked pasta is the easiest (and tastiest) way to feed all of your family and friends.
Dec 1, 2023
Our 10 Favorite Meatless Pasta RecipesRecipes
Bring on the cheese!
Dec 1, 2023
40 Super-Simple Recipes for New Cooks (and Tired Ones Too )
Kitchn Recipe Roundup
We applaud all of you just cooking like champs. Here are some extra-easy, extra-delicious recipes to get you through one more week.
Nov 30, 2023
10 High-Protein Breakfasts to Start Your Day RightRecipes
Start your morning the right way.
Nov 30, 2023
10 Easy Dinner Ideas for Two PeopleRecipes
Ten downsized meals that won't leave you with leftovers for days.
Nov 30, 2023