Everyday Food Recipes
Roasted Beef, Mushroom, and Barley Soup
Begin this satisfying soup by roasting sirloin steak, mushrooms, and shallots -- doing so brings out the boldness of the flavors. Simmer with barley and finish with fresh parsley to complete this family-friendly dish.
Spinach, Onion, and Bacon Frittata
This flavorful frittata comes together with just a handful of ingredients, and it makes a balanced meal for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Apple and Cranberry Pandowdy
This crumble-topped baked dessert gets a tangy infusion from fresh cranberries. Apple pandowdy is usually eaten in the fall months, but it's a gooey treat for any time of year.
Guests will munch happily on this party-perfect focaccia appetizer, made with caramelized onions, a generous helping of Pecorino Romano, and homemade or store-bought pizza dough.
Pork Loin with Pearl Onions and Apricots
This one-pot entree pairs pork with just the right amount of sweet and savory flavors.
Most baked Bettys get their distinctive flavor from brown sugar -- this one includes a generous helping of dark rum! Serve it with heavy cream, creme fraiche, or vanilla yogurt for an extra-tempting dessert.
Individual Pizza with Arugula and Tomatoes
Top homemade pizza with healthy arugula and tomatoes for a fun, family-friendly meal.
Orange, Roasted Beet, and Arugula Salad
Dress up an arugula salad with colorful oranges and beets using this simple recipe.
Turn vanilla wafers into an irresistible crust for this sweet citrus tart.
Shrimp and Scallion Stir-Fry
Fresh lemon juice gives irresistible flavor to shrimp and scallions in this simple, tasty dish.
Apple Brown Betty
Complete any meal with this popular cobblerlike dessert, made with apples and toasted breadcrumbs.
New Orleans-Style Barbecued Shrimp
A big pot of quick-cooking seafood turns a weeknight meal into a party. Let the good times roll!
Root Beer Short Ribs
These succulent short ribs will satisfy even the most demanding dinner guest.
Fresh Orange and Yogurt Tart
Serve this orange and yogurt tart for a light, refreshing dessert.
Twice-Baked Sour Cream and Chive Potatoes
These tasty potatoes are a staple of indulgent comfort cooking. Serve them at your next casual get-together.
Moo Shu Pork
A Chinese take-out classic becomes a homemade family favorite with this easy recipe. You can use store-bought flour tortillas or make your own Mandarin pancakes.
Stir-Fried Green Beans
Serrano chiles give these healthy green beans their slightly spicy flavor. They make a sensational side dish, especially with Asian-inspired entrees.
A few changes to our basic vanilla cake recipe turn it into this sunny lemon version.
Stir-Fried Honey-Ginger Chicken with Peppers
Whip up dinner in no time with this simple stir-fry, which can easily be adapted to include other vegetables such as celery, carrots, or mushrooms.
Spice-Rubbed Pork Loin with Acorn Squash
Sweet, spicy, and savory, this spice-rubbed pork loin is ready in just over an hour.
Kale with Tomato, Garlic, and Thyme
Enjoy this saute as a side, toss with pasta for a main course, or serve on crostini.
15-Minute Lentil Soup
A homemade meal in 15 minutes? It's possible with this simple and delicious soup recipe.
Pork-and-Chive Pot Stickers
Put away the takeout menu -- make this Chinese-American favorite at home, and you're sure to get rave reviews from your family.
Broccoli with Oyster Sauce
For a little extra spice, add a bit of hot sauce to this delicious broccoli dish.
Green Bean Casserole
Make this quintessential casserole better than ever by combining fresh green beans, homemade mushroom sauce, and savory fried shallots.
Chicken-and-Ricotta Meatballs in Broth
This tasty recipe is a nutritious treat for lunch or dinner. White-meat turkey can be substituted for chicken, if desired.
Breaded Pork Chops
These breaded pork chops are a classic family favorite. To maximize your time, cook them in advance and freeze for a quick meal later.
Roasted Chicken and Vegetables
Try this classic roasted chicken recipe for a surefire crowd pleaser.
Caramelized Green Beans with Pine Nuts
Give sauteed green beans a buttery crunch with pine nuts. They make an elegant, easy-to-prepare side dish
Orecchiette with Bacon and Tomato Sauce
To give basic tomato sauce an extra kick, turn to bacon and red-pepper flakes. Just a little of each gives the sauce a lightly spicy, smoky flavor.
Tangy Chicken with Orzo Pilaf
This recipe makes two nights' dinner at once. Orzo with carrots is a tasty change from the usual rice pilaf.