Taste Nostalgia Itself With This Freezable, Texas-Inspired King Ranch Chicken Casserole

Growing up in Texas, almost every mom-and-pop restaurant has a fridge full of takeaway casseroles, and king ranch chicken is one of the most popular. It’s a hearty meal that spans the seasons, especially during crazy holiday weekends. Plus, it’s always good to have a casserole in the freezer for a homemade yet simple dinner […]

Recipe Flashback: Red Velvet Cake With Its Original Frosting

Many (including myself) have never known red velvet cake to go with anything other than cream cheese frosting – but discover this: ermine icing, aka “boiled frosting,” is in fact the original pairing for the crimson cake. Though neither name sounds all that appetizing, the frosting itself is all too finger-licking good. It’s a cross […]

Slow Cook Your Way to Greatness With This French Onion Pot Pie Stew

There’s a new breed of food hybrids cropping up in cookbooks and recipe sites: casseroles-turned-soups like Chrissy Teigen’s chicken pot pie soup and soups-transformed-to-casseroles, like Delish.com’s chicken noodle soup casserole. During this cold, wet Fall season, I’ve had french onion soup on my mind and wanted to see if I could pot-pie-ify it. Presenting this […]

Dig Into Sasha and Malia Obama’s Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

I was initially a little wary of this version because it didn’t call for making a roux, which gives most mac and cheese recipes that creamy, hearty texture. In the first lady’s recipe, you simply stir together cauliflower puree, milk, cheese, and pasta, and you’re ready to go. While I love the fast and easy […]

This Cannabis-Infused Lasagna Offers a Comforting Way to Get Baked

With weed being legalized for recreational use across a handful of states, certain residents are wasting no time incorporating marijuana into their cooking. Cedella Marley, health guru and daughter of reggae icon Bob Marley, offers a cannabis-infused twist on lasagna in Cooking With Herb ($20). With a low dose of THC, this dinner is perfect […]

50 Cupcake Recipes, Because Sometimes More Is More

We’ll always have a soft spot for cupcakes; they’re cute, individually-portioned – because really, no one likes sharing – festive, and infinitely adaptable. Sure, you could hit up Sprinkles to get your fix, but why not bake your own? We’ve rounded up 50 stellar recipes ranging from the classics (Magnolia Bakery’s vanilla, red velvet, and […]