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Make-ahead Recipes

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Gnocchi with Quick Meat Sauce

Time:30 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 3 pounds ground chuck (80 percent lean)
  • 1 medium yellow onion, diced small
  • 3 carrots, shredded
  • 2 cloves garlic, roughly chopped
  • Salt and pepper
  • 2 cans (28 ounces each) whole peeled tomatoes, pureed in a blender
  • 1 pound fresh or frozen gnocchi, cooked according to package instructions
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan (1 ounce)
  • Fresh basil leaves (optional)
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Triple Apple Cake

Time:1 hour 35 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan
  • 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled)
  • 2 3/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon fine salt
  • 1 3/4 cups packed light-brown sugar, divided
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 1/4 cups unsweetened applesauce
  • 2 Granny Smith apples, cored, peeled, and thinly sliced crosswise
  • 2 1/2 cups apple cider
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Pear-Raspberry Tart

Time:1 hour 15 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 sheet frozen puff pastry, thawed
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour, plus more for parchment
  • 3/4 cup fresh or frozen raspberries (4 ounces)
  • 1/4 cup sugar, plus more for sprinkling
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon fine salt
  • 2 small firm, ripe pears, such as Bartlett or Anjou (3/4 pound total), peeled, cored, and cut into 1/2-inch slices
  • 1 large egg white, lightly beaten
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Cranberry Cobbler

Time:55 mins
Ingredients
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted, plus more for pan
  • 1 1/4 cups cranberries, partially thawed if frozen
  • 3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar, divided
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled)
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon fine salt
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
  • 1 large egg
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Artichoke-Citrus Relish

Time:20 mins
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Pistachio-Shortbread Sandwich Cookies

Time:1 hour
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Pomegranate-Braised Short Ribs

Time:3 hours 45 mins
Ingredients
  • 5 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided
  • 4 pounds bone-in beef short ribs, cut into 3-inch pieces (8 to 12)
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1 large yellow onion, cut into wedges
  • 3 cloves garlic, smashed and peeled
  • 10 sprigs thyme
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups pomegranate juice
  • 1 cup dry red wine, such as Merlot
  • 1/2 cup pomegranate seeds, for serving
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Chocolate-Peanut Meringue Kisses

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Marinated Mushrooms

Ingredients
  • 2 garlic cloves, smashed and peeled
  • 1/2 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest plus 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons white-wine vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground pepper
  • 1 pound button mushrooms, trimmed and quartered
  • 1 tablespoon sliced fresh chives
  • 1 ounce shaved Parmesan
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