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The Chicken Lettuce Wraps I'm Making on Repeat This SummerRecipes
For all the times I have ordered chicken lettuce wraps at restaurants like P.F. Chang’s, inhaled entire “appetizers” by myself, and sighed with happiness while licking sticky sauce from my fingers, it never once occurred to me to try making this dish at home. Partly, lettuce wraps have always felt like an indulgence that needed restriction to restaurant visits only.
Jun 20, 2024
60 Classic BBQ Side Dishes for Summer CookoutsRecipes
No matter what is on the grill at your next summer cookout — be it baby back ribs, tequila lime chicken, French onion burgers, or mahi mahi — you’re going to need a bounty of sides to feed those hungry crowds. From the tried-and-true classics like potato salad and creamy coleslaw to crowd-pleasers like broccoli salad and slow-cooked cider beans— these are some of our favorite BBQ side dishes for all of your backyard soirées.
Jun 20, 2024
I Guarantee This Is the Best Chicken Dinner You'll Make All SummerRecipes
It doesn’t get any better than this.
Jun 18, 2024
The Iconic "Juicy Lucy" Burgers Are the Best You'll Ever HaveRecipes
A Juicy Lucy is a simple but ingenious twist on a cheeseburger (with a super-cute name). Instead of cheese melting on top of a hamburger patty, it’s stuffed inside of it, creating an oozy, cheesy center.The first time I heard of this concept, I was instantly intrigued (which isn’t surprising, given how much I loved Oscar Mayer cheese-stuffed hot dogs growing up).
Jun 17, 2024
40 Salads You'll Actually Want to Eat for LunchRecipes
We’ve all been there: You have all the best intentions to eat a big salad filled with lots of vegetables for lunch, but by the time noon rolls around you default to a hefty sandwich or dinner leftovers. Forget those days – we have delicious and easy salads that you’ll actually want to eat for lunch! Our collection of hearty vegetable salads, pasta salads, and grain salads are a far cry from the plain ol’ green salad you may have been packing.
Jun 17, 2024
Make a Jar of Dill Pickles In Less Than 30 Minutes Recipes
Cool and crunchy, delightfully sour and capable of going from a quick snack to a crunchy addition to a hearty sandwich without a hitch — that’s what I call a good pickle. Did you know they’re a cinch to make at home? You don’t even need to set aside the afternoon; you can make a few pint jars in less than 30 minutes. Here’s everything you need to know to make your own batch of homemade dill pickles right now.
Jun 17, 2024
My Jamaican Rum Punch Is Guaranteed to Get the Party Started This SummerRecipes
It’ll keep all the good vibes flowing.
Jun 14, 2024
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Bush’s Baked Beans Sloppy Joe SlidersSponsored
There’s a lot to love about baked beans, sloppy Joes, and sliders. When you combine them into a single supremely craveable sandwich, you’re in for a taste that can’t be beat. In this recipe, slow-cooked smoky-sweet Bush’s Baked Beans become the backbone of tangy sloppy Joes. Then, instead of assembling individual sandwiches, slice a loaf of Hawaiian sweet rolls in half horizontally and pull them apart into bite-sized sandwiches when ready to serve.
Jun 14, 2024
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Bush’s Baked Beans Summer Pasta SaladSponsored
Some dishes are a must-have in the summer. Two that top the list are baked beans and pasta salad. Here, Bush’s Baked Beans are added to mini farfalle (bowtie) pasta, crunchy cucumber, fresh tomatoes, and sweet summer corn, using the sweet and smoky sauce of the baked beans to dress the salad. It’s a marriage of two classic cook-out dishes that will have everyone in the crowd asking for more.
Jun 14, 2024
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Bush’s Baked Beans with GochujangSponsored
Baked beans are a classic summer side dish for a good reason, and it’s hard to beat the flavor you can get from a can of Bush’s Baked Beans. The beans are slow-cooked in a sweet, smoky sauce in a signature blend of spices. For your next summer cookout, picnic, or party, add gochujang to give every spoonful a kick of flavor. Just a tablespoon or two of the fermented red pepper paste turns the classic beans into something brand new that everyone will want to try.
Jun 14, 2024
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Bush’s Baked Beans Mac and CheeseSponsored
The first sign that your recipe is a winner is when a line forms before you’ve even removed the aluminum foil from the serving dish. That’s almost a guarantee when you serve this recipe. It’s a combination of two classic cookout favorites: Bush’s Baked Beans and creamy stovetop mac and cheese. Everyone will love the ooey-gooey summer side because it’s a classic with a twist: The hints of sweet and savory flavors are irresistible.
Jun 14, 2024
5 Best Red Wines for SangriaSkills
Keep it fruity and dry.
Jun 13, 2024
Why This 4-Ingredient Cocktail Has Been So Popular in Italy for 100 YearsRecipes
It’s the perfect summer sipper.
Jun 13, 2024
I Make This Refreshing Cold Brew Coffee All Summer LongRecipes
There are few things more satisfying than the cool, caffeinated sip of a cup of iced coffee. But cold brew is easy to DIY, and we’re sharing all the secrets to enjoying it at home. The first is to make a big batch in advance — a gift to your future self that’s even faster than hopping in the car and whipping through a Starbucks drive-thru. The second secret? Using the same technique that Starbucks — and other big coffee shops — use to make cold brew in bulk.
Jun 13, 2024
The "Island Delight Cake" My Aunt Annette Has Been Making for 35 YearsRecipes
It’s the “perfect” dessert for summer!
Jun 13, 2024
This Korean BBQ Marinade Is Good on Everything (I Make It All Summer Long)Recipes
Being the primary cook in my household, I was shocked to realize recently that I had no idea how to make one of my favorite marinades. My partner always handles the grilling of galbi (Korean short ribs) plus firm tofu for me, but it seemed silly not to know what went into the sauce for this deeply flavored, salty and sweet Korean-style barbecue. Fortunately, it’s pretty simple and now that I know, I can share it with you, too.
Jun 12, 2024
The Perfect Summer Cocktail for You, Based on Your Zodiac SignKitchen
Plus, how to make it.
Jun 12, 2024
My Favorite 2-Ingredient Pasta on Nights When I Don't Want to CookRecipes
Two ingredients and less than half an hour is all you need.
Jun 12, 2024
Tupperware Dropped the Most Adorable Fruit-Patterned Sets for SummerTools
They'll definitely sell out!
Jun 11, 2024
This Caprese Chicken Is So Good, I've Made It for Dinner 3 Weeks in a RowRecipes
And you only need six ingredients.
Jun 10, 2024
Once I Started Making Chicken Wings Like This, I've Never Made Them Another WayRecipes
You'll want to put the sauce on everything.
Jun 8, 2024
57 Best Father's Day Dinner RecipesRecipes
Father’s Day is just around the corner! Along with the the perfect grill for the summer, cocktail gifts, and any other last-minute Father’s Day gifts, a special home-cooked dinner is the perfect way to show every dad or father figure in our lives how much we love and appreciate them.
Jun 7, 2024
6 Ridiculously Easy Poke Cake RecipesRecipes
True to their name, poke cakes are sheet cakes that are baked, then (you guessed it!) poked, then filled with a liquid or syrup to add extra flavor and moisture into each bite. These no-fuss cakes (like dump cakes) are one of oldest baking hacks in the book. If you love retro recipes like icebox cake and pineapple upside-down cake, give poke cakes a try. These crowd-pleasing desserts are perfect for potlucks, parties, and gatherings.
Jun 7, 2024
Why This 3-Ingredient Tequila Cocktail Has Been So Beloved for Over 50 YearsRecipes
Looks just like a summer sunrise.
Jun 7, 2024
The Only Cucumber Salad I'm Making This Summer Recipes
It's the perfect summer potluck dish.
Jun 7, 2024
Gelato vs Ice Cream: What's The Difference?Skills
There are no wrong choices between these two summer treats.
Jun 7, 2024
This One-Pot Pasta Primavera Is My Family’s Favorite Summer DinnerRecipes
Where once I’d pounce on a chef-made bowl of al dente pasta and crisp-tender spring vegetables, now it’s a dish I prefer to make at home. Using what’s fresh and new at the market, I slice and dice carrots, bell peppers, peas, spring onions, and baby Broccolini before tossing them into a pot to quickly cook with penne pasta. Finished with bright and citrusy lemon butter and a sprinkle of Parmesan cheese, this warm-weather supper is perfection. And the best part?
Jun 6, 2024
This Mason Jar Cold Brew Find Doubles as the Perfect Iced Tea Maker Tools
Over 2,000 were sold last month!
Jun 6, 2024
58 Easy Summer Salad Recipes to Make All SeasonRecipes
Cool down on those hot summer days.
Jun 4, 2024
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Making Potato SaladSkills
No more mushy potatoes.
Jun 3, 2024
The “Delicious” Ranch Water Hack Is Now My Go-To Summer CocktailGroceries
Plus, 11 more 2-ingredient drinks.
Jun 2, 2024
This Is the Only Potato Salad You Should Be Making for Memorial DayRecipes
For all your potluck and BBQ needs.
May 31, 2024
31 Delicious Ways to Use Up a Bunch of ParsleyRecipes
It’s easy to think of fresh parsley as a just a garnish to sprinkle over dinner, but it’s such a versatile herb! Chop it up and add it to your favorite salads; blitz it into a sauce, like fresh chimichurri or mojo verde (Spanish green sauce); or stir it into a hearty grain bowl or marinated bean salad.You can make a flavorful compound butter to use on grilled salmon or roasted summer vegetables.
May 31, 2024
You Don't Even Need a Grill to Make the Best RibsRecipes
This is our favorite method.
May 30, 2024
55 Summer Dinner Recipes for Hot DaysRecipes
Ah summertime: it’s when temperatures soar and we all head outdoors to soak up every bit of the season. Who wants to spend time indoors cooking this time of year? Since we can’t subsist on refreshing watermelon and icy popsicles alone, I’ve armed myself with a roster of quick and easy dinners I know I can pull off — even on the hottest of nights.
May 29, 2024
24 Delicious Ways to Use PestoSkills
Fresh basil pesto is a delightful summer treat. While we love it tossed with fresh pasta, of course, we’ve also found that this fresh and flavorful sauce can be a versatile ingredient in all sorts of other dishes!While you can buy tasty pesto at the store, it’s one of the easiest sauces to make at home, especially in the summertime when basil is plentiful and cheap. You can add a bit of heavy cream for a creamy pesto sauce or go dairy-free for a vegan pesto.
May 24, 2024
The Easy Secret to the Best-Ever BBQ ChickenRecipes
Sticky-sweet BBQ chicken is the quintessential summer dinner that shouldn’t be limited to the lucky folks with backyard grills. I love BBQ chicken from the grill as much as anyone, but if we’re being really honest here, it is kind of time-consuming to do well. You’ve got to cook the chicken pretty perfectly without the sauce, and once the sauce is added you have to spend a lot of time flipping and basting to get that burnished-but-not-burned coating we all crave.
May 23, 2024
The Best Way to Cook Hot Dogs for a CrowdRecipes
Given the opportunity, my 6-year-old would eat hot dogs every single day. And I can’t blame him. These snappy, savory sausages packed into squishy buns are satisfying and delicious. There are so many ways to cook hot dogs, too. While he and his neighborhood crew would settle for a boiled dog, I miss the sizzle of a skillet-seared, air-fried, or grilled hot dog. Now, when I’m feeding a crowd of hungry kids (and kids at heart!), I skip the simmer and click on the oven instead.
May 23, 2024
60 Memorial Day Recipes for a Holiday Weekend CookoutRecipes
Memorial Day weekend is upon us! We are really looking forward to the unofficial start of summer. So let’s get ready to host, fire up the grill (after cleaning the grill first, of course), dust off your cooler, and get your favorite picnic blanket ready: We’re heading to the backyard for a BBQ! As for what to cook, there are so many good choices.
May 23, 2024
This Is the Pasta Salad I Bring to Every CookoutRecipes
I have to admit an unpopular opinion: I am just not into mayonnaise-based summer salads. When it is hot out, I want to eat light and refreshing salads, not thick and creamy ones. So when I say this is the best pasta salad ever, it’s with that opinion in mind. But a mayo-free pasta salad can still come with a degree of creaminess. In this case it’s by way of an olive oil-rich vinaigrette and a sprinkling of flavorful soft cheese.
May 23, 2024
My Broccoli Salad Is So Good, My Friends Require I Bring It to EverythingRecipes
This salad has everything — except lettuce.
May 23, 2024
The Secret Ingredient to the Most Flavorful Pasta Salad EverRecipes
So much more than a dip.
May 22, 2024
10 Game-Changing Tools You’ll Use All Grilling SeasonTools
Summer is approaching, so stock up now!
May 21, 2024
No-Bake "Coconut Delight" Will Have Everyone Fighting for SecondsRecipes
It takes just 20 minutes to prep.
May 21, 2024
The Only Pasta Salad Recipe You Need Right NowRecipes
Is there a more quintessential warm-weather side dish than cold pasta salad? This cool salad keeps well, and it’s the perfect make-ahead lunch that you can pack throughout the week. Just about everyone in your family, from your kids to your mother-in-law, will eat it! This recipe is truly as simple as boiling water and tossing in a few key pasta salad ingredients.
May 21, 2024
We're Calling It: Filipino Barbecue Chicken Is THE Easy Dinner of SummerRecipes
It’s juicy, tender, and so savory.
May 20, 2024
Why You Should Always Use the “Tip Top” Rule to Pick Out the Sweetest StrawberriesGroceries
“The sweetness of a berry is basically guaranteed.”
May 18, 2024
My Super-Refreshing Blueberry Mojito Will Make You So Excited for SummerRecipes
It’s one of the best mojitos you will ever make.
May 17, 2024
10 Best Smoker Grills for Every BudgetTools
Including one for under $100.
May 17, 2024
41 Recipes That Will Make You a Zucchini BelieverRecipes
Once we’ve reached the middle of summer, it’s impossible to ignore the fresh zucchini piling up at farmers markets and taking over gardens. While some people can’t get enough of summer’s most abundant vegetable, others need a little more convincing. Zucchini has a mild taste with a subtle sweetness, which might make you think it’s a little blah.
May 15, 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.
May 15, 2024
This Retro Cocktail Is Always a Hit at PartiesRecipes
I was greeted in the kitchen by a giant honeydew melon sitting on the counter emitting a deliciously sweet aroma, which immediately made me think, we need to eat or drink this now! I took to the challenge and in my own cocktail quickfire, I reached for the glowing green bottle of Midori on the bar. Typically I use Midori, a melon flavored liqueur, for all sorts of fun Halloween drinks. But, today I was craving a classic cocktail, the Melon Ball. Here’s how to make it.
May 14, 2024
East Fork Launched a Stunning New Color Just in Time for SummerKitchen
The sold-out Oval Platter is back, too!
May 11, 2024