Good things can come in small (shrimp-sized) packages...
A light and simple dessert for any occasion.
Flavorful little meringues, as cute as a button—mushroom, that is.
Bake them crisp and golden or keep them soft and pale: These sugar cookies are perfect for care packages and holiday gifts alike.
The power of salt, unleashed on your salad
The key to creamy mashed potatoes is retaining their starches by cooking them directly in their jackets.
For a light and fluffy chocolate roulade, no cracks in sight.
Give potatoes a French spa treatment by bathing them in brown butter.
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery for this New Orleans classic.
Meet caviar's new best friend.
These Brussels sprouts are smoky and nutty, with just a hint of sweet.
Koji up your prime rib for the ultimate special occasion roast.
A moist and flavorful crown roast of pork makes an impressive holiday centerpiece.
A perfect accompaniment for turkey, mashed potatoes, and stuffing.
Celebrate that chill in the air with a loaf of freshly baked bread.
Truly creamy creamed spinach, now in 100% vegan form!
The perfect choice for care packages, cookie jars, and holiday gifting.
The ultimate homemade version of the classic green bean casserole, with fresh green beans, a rich mushroom sauce, and crispy fried shallots.
A quick and easy twist on a classic dip.
A tender and moist city ham, glazed with maple syrup and mustard.
A holiday classic, with or without the optional frosting.
Roasted butternut squash and homemade condensed milk are the secret ingredients to the best pumpkin pie around.
Rum stands in for gin in this fruity, fizzy French 75 variation.
How to make a no-crack chocolate roulade, perfect for your holiday Yule log.
The easiest and most effective method for ensuring a jelly roll won't crack or tear.
How to mix and match cookie styles for the best holiday assortment.
For easy entertaining, bring the raw bar home.
Everything you need to know when making a pie dough from scratch.
Cut it up, then choose your recipe.
Don't know the difference between a city and a country ham? Don't know how to cook and serve them? Don't worry; we've got you covered.
When beef is scarce, a Christmas tenderloin is a delicacy beyond belief.
How a starry-eyed fantasy of a Dickensian Christmas became a tradition.
Gift ideas for the person who did something real nice for you this year.
Make finding the perfect holiday drink fun and interactive—with flowcharts!
The year's most coveted kitchen tools and equipment.
Buy your way into any food lover's heart with one of these big-ticket holiday gifts.
Our favorite gifts for cooks for under $100, including a great chef's knife, a gorgeous tagine, and more.
You don't have to go broke this holiday season—some of our favorite gifts for food lovers cost well under $50.