Marci Weber

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Stuffed Shells with 25 Minute Weekday Sauce

Now, I am going to say this is not your grandmother’s sauce that simmers all day on Sunday for family dinner. This is a simple sauce that you can …

Teriyaki Chicken Bowl with Roasted Vegetables

How easy is this dish? Both of my children worked on dinner together and there was almost no arguing! Really! My son made the rice and the sauce …

Recipes

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

Peach, Feta, and Pecan Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrettte

Like most families we know in this section of the country we are trying to hold on to the last few days of summer before our kids head back to school …

7 Ways to Get Out of the Rut When You're Tired of Cooking

Repetition is the death of excitement, and the kitchen is no exception. So the next time you get tired of making meals, check out these tips to get …

Blackberry Spinach and Feta Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

<i>Ingredients:</i><p><i>Balsamic Vinaigrette:</i><p>1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil<br>• 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar (the best you can find)<br>• 1 teaspoon honey<br>• 1 teaspoon Dijon …

Recipes

What's the Difference Between Lo Mein and Chow Mein?

People frequently assume that the main difference between lo mein and chow mein is the type of noodles that are used. It makes sense - after all, …

Herbed Cheese Crostini with Steak or Pork

To me the best dinners are the cook once and eat twice meals. We grilled extra steak the other night and a had two leftover Drunken Pork Chops (click …

Cooking

Disney: Revisiting Liberty Tree Tavern

My son is a HUGE history buff. He especially loves American history and I knew he would love the theming of this restaurant. He hopes one day to be a …

Blueberry Goat Cheese Salad with Lemon Honey Dressing

<i>Ingredients:</i><p><i>Sweetened Almonds:</i><p>6 oz. slivered almonds<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons honey<br>• 1 teaspoon melted butter<br>• sprinkling of salt<p><i>Dressing:</i><p>3 -4 tablespoons of …

Pierogi (Polish Dumplings) Dough and Filling Recipes and How-To Tips

<b>Pierogi</b> (pyeh-rroh-ghee) are Polish filled dumplings. You will always see the word in this plural form and not in its singular form -- …

Food & Dining

Grilled Peaches with Ice Cream

• Slice the peaches in half and carefully remove the pit.<br>• With tongs and a clean towel wipe the grates of your warmed grill with olive oil.<br>• Place …

Ice Cream

16 One-Pot Dinners That Are Actually Healthy

Because easy and good-for-you don't have to be mutually exclusive.

Chicken With Summer Vegetables

This is the lightest, most summery dish and very adaptable to what you have on hand. Please don't skip the cider, mustard and tarragon though ... …

Make Grandma Proud by Learning the Five Mother Sauces

Though many of us are hustlin’ through the week begging for Instant Pot recipes and one-pot curries, it’s nice to hit the kitchen on a Sunday to make a carefully crafted meal. But after so many quickie skillet meals, how does one get their groove back? The mother sauces, of course. There are five …

Make This Honey-Orange Skillet Chicken for Dinner Tonight

If you're prepping for your 4th of July party tonight, chances are you need to get something simple and delicious on the table for dinner. This …

Recipes

Slow Cooker Spicy Corn Dip

• 3 (16 oz) cans corn, drained<br>• 1/2 cup sour cream<br>• 2 jalapeno peppers, minced<br>• 1 cup cheddar or pepper jack cheese (your choice)<br>• 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, …

A Chicken Dinner Winner

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Tejal Rao is just back from Kenya with an arresting story about kuku paka, a coconut-chicken dish from Mombasa that is …

Recipes

Chocolate Chip Pancakes

As things wind down to the end of the month we are all hoping that life will finally slow to a dull roar. We have Irish Fest next weekend and then …

14 Lip-Smackin’ Recipes for a Good Ol’ Southern Cookout

It’s time to put a hold on your usual burgers and dogs to bring your summer cookouts to a whole new level, y’all. And there’s no better way to kick things up than with the spicy, crispy, and creamy dishes of the sizzlin’ South. Yes, we mean the gooey-est of macs, fried green tomatoes, and tender …

Oreo Pancakes

<i>Ingredients:</i><p>2 cups flour<br>• 1/2 cup cocoa powder<br>• 2 teaspoons baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• 2 cups buttermilk<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 20 …

How To Make Insanely Good Edible Cookie Dough

With a little trial and error — and lots and lots of dough — I figured it out.<p><i>For</i> Epicurious<i>, by Katherine Sacks.</i><p>It’s hard to find a child (or, um, an adult, TBH) who doesn’t like licking the spoon while mixing cookie dough. Not only is it hard to wait for the baked cookies to be done, but there’s …

Dessert

Skewer This: 18 Kickass Kebabs for Your Cookout

I love putting kebabs on the menu when I'm planning a cookout—they're infinitely variable, easy to prep ahead of time, quick to cook, and pre-portioned for easy serving. We've got plenty of recipes to make sure all your guests are happy, from Thai- and Balinese-style chicken satay to pork kebabs …

18 Celebrity Chefs Share the Healthy Recipes They Eat at Home

When it comes to lightened-up cuisine (that's <i>actually</i> good, not just good for you), who better to consult than the pros? This crowd knows picky eaters — considering they've cooked for mega stars for years or happen to be one. So when you want to trim the fat but not the flavor, whip up one of their …

Freight House Beer Cheese

Just two ingredients, plus a few flavorings, are all you need for classic Kentucky beer cheese dip<p>Home leaves an indelible stamp on Southerners. It’s what led chef Sara Bradley back to open <b>Freight House</b> restaurant in 2015 in her hometown of Paducah, Kentucky, after stints cooking in New York, …

13 Flatbread Recipes That Are Almost Better Than Pizza

We’d be lying if we said there was anything on this Earth better than pizza. But when you break it down, even the best recipes are comprised of just a few basic ingredients: bread, sauce, and toppings. On those days when you don’t feel like dealing with a complicated sauce or dough, why not try a …

Sweet Georgia Peach and Pecan Dip Recipe

"Think outside the box this season with our Sweet Georgia Peach and Pecan Dip. It's the perfect blend of salty and sweet, with key ingredients …

How To Deal With Stress: Simple & Effective Ways To Try Now

Did you know stress can literally eat away your brain (and potentially making you stupider)? And we’re not being dramatic—it may even kill you!<p>Today …