recipes

7 Cakes That Look Too Good To Eat

Ulitimate Birthday Cake
No matter what you’re celebrating, there’s sure to be cake involved. Whether you’re a baking newbie or a pastry pro, there’s a beautiful cake out there that you can make. We’ve rounded up our favorite cake recipes for you to try for your next celebration. Blow your guests away with these incredible edible works of... read more

6 Fun Popcorn Treats for The Oscars

Avalanche Popcorn
The biggest awards show celebrating films should only be watched while snacking on the most special popcorn that takes the treat to the next level. Get ready for The Oscars this Sunday with these six salty and sweet bites that are the best whether you're getting cozy on your couch and or are hosting or... read more

The Most Fabulous French Toast for Valentine’s Day

French Toast Plated with Strawberries and Syrup
Get your French toast on Valentine's Day morning, and surprise your sweetie with this breakfast that's even better than any brunch plate you could bite into at a restaurant. Make your bedroom your go-to weekend spot this Saturday. What You'll Need: (Serves 2) 4 slices of challah bread, brioche, or white bread 2 eggs 1/3... read more

The Perfect Frittata Recipe You’ve Been Waiting For

frittata
A frittata is one of those golden dishes that can get you going at the start of the day, give you comfort for lunch, be a brunch fave and can end your day as a satisfying dinner. And it has that flair that makes... read more

Cookbook Crave: Time for Holiday Cheer

Holiday Cheer Cookbook Cover
These cookie-cutter classics are pure happiness in every bite.  Easy to make, you can whip them up now as a last-minute addition to your holiday party, or make them as a hostess gift. They may be tried-and-true treats, but we promise they'll stand out on the dessert table. Holiday Oatmeal Cookies A mixture between traditional... read more

8 Epic Appetizers for Your New Year's Eve Party!

Crispy Mushroom Burratas Crostini
The celebration of the year deserves party food that can stand up to the hype. End 2014 and start 2015 on an epic food note -- we know that's how you do it! Hot Bacon and Mushroom Dip Mmmm, bacon. The best way to serve this dip is hot with crackers or crostini... read more

Thanksgiving Treat: Healthy Stuffed Acorn Squash

stuffed acorn squashPhoto: A Couple Cooks
Between the gravy, stuffing and never-ending supply of pie served at most Thanksgiving get-togethers, it's almost impossible to find a turkey day recipe that doesn't immediately send you into a food coma. Enter this acorn squash recipe courtesy of A Couple Cooks. Stuffed with healthy quinoa and... read more

Win It! 3 Dessert Cookbooks for the Holidays

holiday cookbooks
With Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, we're giving you the chance to win three holiday cookbooks from Chronicle Books! Whether you're looking to make gluten-free cookies, a fruit-filled pie, or a decadent chocolate cake, these baking books have all the dessert recipes you need to impress your... read more

How to Roast and Carve a Chicken Without Burning Down Your House

homemade roast chicken recipe
Sure, you can buy any old roasted chicken at the supermarket -- but wouldn't dinner taste that much better if you actually made it at home? Master this roasted recipe and you'll never go back to the store-bought stuff: Serves: 8 What You'll Need: 1 whole chicken (between 4 and 5 lbs.) 2... read more

Pumpkin Obsessed? Then You Need This Cocktail

pumpkin spice beer cocktail
The one pumpkin recipe you have yet to make this season? A spicy-sweet pumpkin cocktail that's part beer, part sparkling cider and requires only three ingredients. Not only does it practically scream fall, but it comes together in less than a minute. Done and done. What You'll Need: Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale... read more