Steak and potatoes are often paired together for a reason—it’s a delicious and mouthwatering combination. We’ve got you covered where that’s concerned, no worries. But there’s also this whole world of other side dishes available to you, some of which we think will make you rethink the concept of a traditional steak dinner. Continue reading “10 […]
Looking for a special dinner for two? First, pan-sear one big steak to share. Then, while the steak rests, use the tasty beef fat left in the skillet to sear smashed paprika-spiced potatoes to crispy, golden perfection.
It’s about this time of year where the impact of daylight savings time and early evening darkness gets the better of me. I try to combat the lack of light with outdoor daytime activities and then lots of warm cozy soups, bright fresh salads, and vegetable dishes for dinner. These remind me winter won’t last […]
Looking for a festive roast for a special dinner or a holiday celebration? This cranberry apple stuffed pork loin presents beautifully, and is easier to pull off than it looks. Really! Continue reading “Cranberry Apple Stuffed Pork Loin” »
This month, Summer Miller is back and excited to share her family’s meal plans for December. Happy holidays, everyone! Some days dinner inspiration comes together without much thought, while others you stand at the kitchen counter blankly staring to a cupboard full of ingredients with no idea what to pull together. Not to worry, we’ve all been […]
The beauty of Deb Perelman — herself, her blog, and her books — is her sense of humor, humility and grace. She understands that cooking for a family is different than cooking for your own personal creative expression, or for a group of cherished friends. When food meets the dinner deadlines of young children, life […]
There can never be too many recipes for shortbread, whether for holiday baking or “just because” baking. That “just because” moment could be a for teatime treat, a gift for a friend, or to finish a dinner party. Continue reading “Almond Shortbread Cookies” »
With a simple “cheater’s version” of ricotta gnocchi, this pasta dinner comes together easily on any weeknight.
Ripe summer corn is so delicious, so fresh, and so full of flavor, you can enjoy it raw. Filled with black beans, avocado, and raw corn marinated in bright lime juice along with jalapeño, cilantro, and toasted nuts and seeds, these hearty tacos make an easy to cook, easy to eat weeknight dinner.
As kids, we always looked forward to my aunt bringing this wonderful dish to Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner. —Mary Richart, Roaring Branch, Pennsylvania
These pears look beautiful on a plate. The rosy color and wonderful flavor set the scene for a memorable holiday dinner. —Patricia Stiehr, Eureka, Missouri
These pears look beautiful on a plate. The rosy color and wonderful flavor set the scene for a great addition to your dinner. —Patricia Stiehr, Eureka, Missouri