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Red Beans and Rice with Sausage

One of my favorite things to make aside from Gumbo is Red Beans and Rice with Sausage. Being from Louisiana I never knew that red beans was …


Jambalaya Recipe

Easy55 mins

My friends taught me how to make their homemade jambalaya recipe. And it's a total winner.

Some people make popcorn to celebrate the …


Pork Chops for the Slow Cooker - Printer Friendly


"As with most slow cooker recipes this is tender and delicious."


6 boneless pork chops
• 1/4 cup brown sugar
• 1 teaspoon …


Chicken-and-Poblano Tamales

Tuck poblanos and chicken inside a masa filling, steam and feed a crowd

Photo: Lizzie Munro/Tasting Table

Tamales are the perfect dinner party project. …


Chicken Inasal (Filipino Barbecued Chicken) Recipe on Food52

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Author Notes: This Filipino approach to grilled chicken packed with flavor is courtesy of Papa …


It's Time to Banish These 6 Cooking Myths from Your Kitchen

J. Kenji López-Alt is not messing around when he says he’s cooked over 1,000 steaks and baked more than 1,500 chocolate chip cookies. His recipes, which find a happy home and cult following at The Food Lab on Serious Eats, undergo rigorous scientific testing: Each trial tweaks one specific variable …


Short Rib Pot Pie

Shortening is the secret to extra-flaky pie crust, but nothing compares to the flavor of butter. Use both, as in this super-luxe beef pie, and you’re golden.


Pulse flour and salt in a food processor; add butter and shortening and pulse until mixture resembles coarse meal with a few pea-size …


10 Pasta Tips We Learned from Cookbooks

Tips that'll have you making pasta like a pro.

Italians eat pasta almost every day—sometimes, twice a day. And they're onto something. Spaghetti, penne, orecchiette, fusilli, farfalle, linguine, tagliatelle: There's no noodling around. Pasta is pretty perfect.

But even pasta—the Hail Mary pass of …


Crockpot Sunday Sauce

You guys, I promise I am well aware it is Monday.

I mean, I wish it was still Sunday and all, but yeah it’s Monday.

So why Crockpot Sunday Sauce on a …

Slow Cooker Recipes

Skillet Chicken with Bacon and White Wine Sauce

Hello crispy, saucy, delicious skillet chickaennn!You guys, I’ve got to be honest with you. I’ve had some ups and downs with chicken over the last …

Chicken Recipes

Michael Ruhlman's Rosemary

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Author Notes: This is a fried chicken recipe you just can't mess up. Michael Ruhlman uses a …


Sailor’s Beef

This delicious meat stew comes all the way from Blekinge in southern Sweden.

Sailor’s Beed / Sjömansbiff

This amazing beef stew is made with beer and lots of yellow onions. The whole thing is incredibly tasty.

Serves 6


2 yellow onions
3 tablespoons butter
1 1/2 pound of beef steak
1/3 cup …


Better Than Chipotle's Beef Barbacoa

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These 4 Mexican Braises Will Jump-Start Your Fall The Food Lab: How To Make Beef Barbacoa Better Than Chipotle's

This crazy tender barbacoa with oxtails and a blend of fruity chilies puts the fast food version to shame.

Note: Look for dried chilies in a large supermarket or …

Tamales With Green Chili and Pork

A green chili made of roasted poblanos, tomatillos, and cilantro provides a bright and fruity base for the rich pork carnitas in these light and tender tamales.

Why It Works

Rich, meaty pork tamales with bright green chili Read the Whole Story

Roasted poblanos give the sauce a fruity green-pepper …

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Marinade


5 scallions (green onions)
• 5 sprigs of fresh thyme (about 1 tablespoon chopped)
• 2 teaspoons salt
• 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
• 4-5 tablespoon …

Alfredo Pasta with Cajun Spiced Chicken - Table for Two

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Alfredo Pasta with Cajun Spiced Chicken a wonderful creamy pasta and chicken dish with a spicy kick. Quick

How to Make Valerie Bertinelli's Homemade Lasagna

Now a seasoned chef, Valerie Bertinelli first fell in love with cooking when she learned how to make lasagna. "I begged my mom to teach me her recipe," the Hot in Cleveland star tells InStyle. "It was her go-to for basically every occasion." What makes it extra special, she says, is that she …


Try a homemade version of Chick-fil-A's chicken sandwich, popular on Pinterest

Alejandra Ramos, a food and lifestyle expert who is a Pinterest "Top Pinner," shares one of the most popular restaurant-inspired recipes on Pinterest — an irresistible homemade version of Chick-fil-A's chicken sandwich. Below is the recipe, adapted from blogger Cincy Shopper.



2 boneless, …

How to make pancakes at home from scratch

Who doesn't love waking up to the sweet smell of homemade pancakes, especially when you can eat them in your pajamas? Making pancakes is really easy. Try this basic foolproof recipe and feel free to jazz it up with flavorful add-ins like fruit, cinnamon or chocolate.

The best pancake recipes: 11 …

Rick Stein's seafood linguine recipe

An easy seafood linguine packed with prawns, squid and mussels


60ml olive oil
• 10g/2 cloves garlic, crushed, no need to peel
• 12 medium raw prawns, peeled, shells and heads reserved
• 2 tbsp tomato paste
• 300ml water
• 350g linguine
• Salt
• 60g squid rings and tentacles
• 16 mussels, in the shell, scrubbed
• ¼ …

Garlic Shrimp Recipe ...easy and delicious

Try this super-quick and delicious garlic shrimp recipe. Lots of olive oil and garlic add great flavor, especially when served with fresh sliced …

Chipotle Chicken Kabobs with Cilantro Lime Dipping Sauce

I’ve told you quite a few times that the orange ATK cookbook has become one of my favorites in the last year or so. It’s full of recipes that aren’t …

Chicken Recipes

Chicken-Fried Steak

This hot-weather version of a comfort food classic is paired with a fresh, no-cook salsa. Looks like gravy, tastes like summer.


Pound steaks between 2 sheets of plastic to ¼" thick; season with salt and pepper.

Whisk 1½ cups flour, 1½ cups cornstarch, 1½ Tbsp. paprika, and 1½ tsp. salt in …


Real Meatballs and Spaghetti : Ina Garten

Place the ground meats, both bread crumbs, parsley, Parmesan, salt, pepper, nutmeg, egg, and 3/4 cup warm water in a bowl. Combine very lightly with …

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The Ultimate Bolognese Sauce

This makes enough sauce for three 12-oz. portions of pasta, but leftover sauce is a good thing. Freeze it for next time. Learn more here.


Toast bay leaves, cloves, fennel seeds, red pepper flakes, and whole peppercorns in a dry small skillet over medium heat, tossing often, until fragrant, …


Sicilian Arancini Recipe | Homemade Italian Rice Balls Recipe

Italian Rice Ball – Arancini Recipe

This recipe is absolutely amazing and easy to make. This is a filling dish that is truly delicious and will soon …

Spicy Buttermilk Fried Chicken

The key to moist and flavorful fried chicken is to soak the chicken in a salt solution, or brine, for a few hours before frying. Here, the brine also includes tangy buttermilk, herbs, garlic and cayenne pepper for extra flavor and juiciness. Serve with hot pepper sauce on the side, if desired. Spicy

Fried Chicken

Fancy Dinner Recipe: Creamy Three Mushroom Chicken Casserole

Let’s start by saying that this is not your average run-of-the-mill dinner recipe. While delicious, Morel mushrooms do not come cheap, so this could …

Homemade BBQ sauces make all that time spent by the fiery grill worthwhile

1. Homemade barbecue sauce from Kansas City

Thick and sweet, this classic homemade molasses and honey-based barbecue sauce from Kansas City tastes …