Our Top 6 Recipes Made with Real Milk

We’ve teamed up with Milk Life to bring you our top recipes made with real milk. From chicken fried steak to bread pudding we’ve got simple goodness covered.

This post is brought to you in partnership with Milk Life. 

Real milk is our go-to for breakfast cereal, smoothies, lattes, creamy soups, and silky pastas. It’s always on the grocery list, and having a gallon on hand ensures quick meals are at the ready.

However, in addition to simple daily use, we love cooking and baking with real milk so we decided to gather together a handful of our favorite, top-performing recipes of all time to share with you today!

From a most memorable chicken fried steak to an addictive french toast or the best swedish meatballs you’ve ever tried, we’ve got something for everyone, young and old. A true celebration of one of our favorite kitchen staples!


It's a classic for good reason. With its light custard, loads of bacon and buttery crust, this quiche will be your go-to brunch dish.

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Best Bread Pudding served on a plate with bourbon sauce

Finish the evening on a sweet note with authentic New Orleans bread pudding. Ours is made more decadent thanks to ample real milk and bourbon sauce.

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Swedish Meatballs

Enjoy our best recipe for Swedish meatballs, served in a rich gravy. They're delicious either as a main dish over egg noodles or as individual appetizers.

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Easy chicken fried steak covered with gravy on a plate

Use our tips to make your best-ever version of this southern favorite. In the end, it's all about the creamy homemade country gravy.

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Brazilian Cheese Bread

Once you start eating these chewy, tapioca-based cheese puffs it can be hard to stop! Thankfully, they're quick and easy to make and you can even prepare the batter ahead of time.

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Easy French Toast on plate with butter and syrup

Sunday mornings and French toast are a match made in heaven. Learn how to make it fluffy and tender on the inside and gloriously browned on the outside every time.

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