Beet Hummus

Colorful beet hummus made with cooked red beets, sesame seed tahini paste, lemon juice, garlic, and cumin.

Orange Bread

Orange quick bread with fresh grated orange zest, golden raisins, and an optional orange lemon glaze.

Curried Squash Soup

Curried butternut squash soup with onion, ginger, mustard seeds, cumin, and garnished with sour cream and cilantro.

Peppery Garlic Prawns

Shrimp marinated in a mixture of garlic, pepper, lemon juice, and brandy, quickly sautéed and served over rice with a sprinkling of parsley.

Cheddar Cheese Puffs

Light and airy savory cheese puffs (gourgères) with cheddar cheese and thyme.

Easy Duck Confit

A quick and easy method for making duck confit (2 hours versus 2 days).

Chinese Almond Cookies

Bring in the new year (Chinese New Year that is) with these classic Chinese almond cookies.

Super Bowl Recipes!

A collection of Super Bowl recipes from Simply Recipes and fabulous food blogs.

Split Pea Soup

Classic split pea soup. Dried split peas are cooked with water and ham hocks, onions, garlic, and leeks. Filling, hearty winter soup.

Beef Tacos de Lengua

Classic Mexican tacos de lengua, beef tongue which has been braised with garlic and onions, finely chopped, and served with salsa verde and avocados.

Lentil Stew with Sausage

Warm and hearty lentil stew with a bacon, onion, carrot, celery base, and Italian sausage and parsley.

Lamb Braised in Milk with Fennel

Chunks of lamb, browned, and simmered in milk and cream with fennel and garlic. Spin off of a traditional Italian milk-braised pork dish.

Cinnamon Toast

Cinnamon toast! Sliced bread, toasted, buttered, and sprinkled with a mix of cinnamon and sugar.

Spicy Breaded Chicken Wings

Chicken wings, coated in a spicy mustard and cayenne mixture, and then in bread crumbs and Parmesan, baked until crispy.

Chili Con Carne

Chile con carne with red kidney beans, cubes of chuck roast, red chili and chipotle chili, bacon, onion, garlic, jalapenos, tomatoes, lime juice, topped with grated cheddar and chopped red onion.

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Brussels sprouts, oven-roasted with garlic, olive oil, lemon juice, salt, pepper, and Parmesan cheese.

How to Roast a Goose

Step-by-step detailed instructions and photos on roasting a goose.

Hot Chocolate

Keep warm with homemade hot chocolate! Discussion of chocolate types. Recommendations for variations.

Carrot Soufflé

Easy-to-make carrot soufflé with carrots, milk, saltines, cheddar cheese, butter, and eggs.

Grilled Oysters

Raw oysters not your thing? Try grilling them! Serve with lemon juice, butter, parsley sauce.

Roasted Parsnips

Parsnips roasted in butter and stock with parsley, chives, garlic, and a touch of horseradish.

Gingerbread Man Cookies

No cookie says Christmas more than a gingerbread man cookie. A classic gingerbread men cookie recipe.

How to Make a Gingerbread House

Classic holiday gingerbread house. How to make a gingerbread house with step-by-step instructions and photographs.