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Sheet Pan Pancake Recipes That Will Feed a Crowd

1<p>Buttermilk<p>Serve everyone at the table a warm stack of pancakes all at once. We’ve made the breakfast favorite hassle-free by baking the batter in a …

Breakfast

Pan-Seared Ribeye with Miso Butter

Every once in a while, I crave a juicy steak with a perfectly browned crust. Until recently, this craving was only satisfied during celebrations at …

Cooking

Dinner Is Never Boring with Garlicky Steak and Potatoes — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

How to use your Instant Pot

It's not just a supercharged pressure cooker -- it's a way of life.<p>Instant Pot mania is far from over. The pressure cooker -- which lately has been shortened to Instapot -- continues to draw an obsessive, cult-like crowd of home cooks that have long forgotten about their slow cookers. Its name is …

Cooking

Meet the Baker Behind Our Contest-Winning Cake

<b>Jessie Sheehan</b> just won our latest recipe contest, Your Best Banana or Plantain Recipe, with her <b>Caramelized Banana Upside-Down Cake</b>.<p>Between the start and conclusion of our contest, this bronzed beauty made many appearances in our office and every time, without fail, it was there then—<i>poof!</i>—gone. …

Dessert

This 15-Minute Trader Joe's Skillet Is a Dinner Dream

Prepping a few key ingredients when you have a spare moment — whether that's on a Sunday afternoon or in the morning before you head out for work — …

Cooking

How to make perfect fried rice (and I mean perfect)

I make really great fried rice. Before you silently judge me for this arrogance, know this: Behind this hubris lies the wisdom of my Chinese in-laws. …

Food & Dining

Shrimp Boil Foil Packs

• 40 mins<br>• Prep: 10 mins,<br>• Cook: 30 mins<br>• Yield: 4 foil packs (serves 4)<p>Ratings<p>(16)<p>print<p>Neatly wrapped in individual foil packs, this quintessential shrimp …

Seafood

9 Mistakes Everyone Makes Cooking Chicken

These missteps have easy fixes, so you can tweak your chicken routine for the better tonight.<p>The Perfect Bird<p>The path to delicious chicken is …

Maple Bacon Wings >>> All Other Wings

A match made in game day heaven.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p><b>BUY OUR FAV BAKING SHEET: Calphalon Nonstick Bakeware, $30; amazon.com.</b><p>Even the most amateur of …

Cooking

25 Last-Minute DIY Gifts That You Can Whip Up in No Time

Let's face it — the holidays can be just plain hectic, and some gifts may fall through the cracks until the very last minute. Christmas is still a …

Snickerdoodles

7 Ingredients You Wouldn’t Think to Put In Your Chili, But Definitely Should

It’s safe to say that most people have a go-to chili recipe that they can fall back on time and time again for the ultimate bowl of comfort. So, why …

12 Baking Hacks That We Know Are Actually Legit

Here's what's actually worth your time.

Dessert

WATCH: 5 Tasty Ways to Dress Up a Cornbread Mix—Without a Recipe

Even the most serious Southern cooks will admit to using store-bought cornbread mix at some point in their lives. (And if they won’t admit it, they …

Apple Harvest Pound Cake with Caramel Glaze – Book of Taste

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>2 cups of white sugar.<br>1 ½ cups of vegetable oil.<br>2 tsps of vanilla extract.<br>3 eggs.<br>3 cups of all purpose flour.<br>1 tsp of baking soda.<br>½ tsp …

Sauteed Spinach

The key to delicious, flavorful sauteed spinach is to saute it, not stew it, which is what I've seen too many people do when they think they're …

The Boozy Secret Behind Crispy, Oven-Baked Chicken Tenders

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Walk into any restaurant with big screens blaring and you are sure to find boneless chicken wings on the menu. Nothing …

Cooking

13 High-Protein One-Pot Soup and Stew Recipes

Growing up, my mom was very, very into soups and stews. She'd make them all year long, whether it was scorching hot or freezing cold outside—some …

15 Soups to Make in the Slow Cooker and Eat All Week Long

After a steamy summer of living without soup (besides the occasional gazpacho), the cooler days of September immediately bring a serious craving for …

Cooking

This One-Pot Ranch Chicken & Rice Is a Weeknight Win

Chicken with a side of rice and sautéed spinach sounds like a nice dinner, doesn't it? But cooking all of those elements separately can be a lot to …

Cooking

Quick Chicken Chili

<i>Quick chicken chili. It's easy and healthy and exactly what you want—nay, need—when you're crave something that's satiating as heck but fast as can</i> …

Chili

Simple Fresh Peach Crisp

This fresh peach crisp recipe is a delicious dessert with cinnamon and whipped topping or ice cream. The crumble topping is what makes it special, …

Colorful Veggie Pasta Salad

Classic Shortbread Recipe

This basic butter shortbread is a simple 3-ingredient cookie, and it is always a hit. Pat the shortbread into the pan(s) or roll it and cut the dough …

Crispy Corn Fritters with Fresh Cilantro

Corn fritters, hot and crispy fresh out of the fry pan, are always addictive, but never more so than when they are made with sweet summer corn cut from the cob. The addition of cilantro gives them pretty green flecks as well as a bit of fresh herbaceous flavor. Serve them with maple syrup, if you …

Williams-Sonoma

Chicken Cacciatore in a Slow Cooker - Review by RedLady777

September 09, 2016<p>Really awesome! Made a few adjustments. Sorry! No green peppers and no tomato paste on hand. Added red wine, Italian seasong, …

Tomato-Basil Chicken and Rice Casserole

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F. Coat a 9×13-inch baking dish with olive oil or cooking spray.<p>Heat the oil in a large …

Onions

The 9 healthy recipes that people are freaking out over on Pinterest right now

Pinterest is a goldmine of healthy recipe inspo, but sometimes it can seem like there’s too much of a good thing: All those photos can be <i>a lot</i> to …

Create Custom Overalls With This DIY Hack

Honestly, I <i>just</i> joined the overall game, which is weird because I love trends, and here in SF it’s been going strong for probably a year. When I tried them on a year ago, my thought was that I couldn’t pull them off, but what I realized later was that they were just the wrong fit for my body! I …