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25+ Recipes That Make the Most of Butternut Squash

I grew up thinking the only way to eat butternut squash was to mash it with lots of butter, milk, and brown sugar. Although that’s a delicious way to enjoy it (it’s still one of my favorites), I’ve learned there…

If You Love Alfredo Sauce, Make Copycat Chili’s Cajun Chicken Pasta Tonight

A 20-minute one-pot dinner that tastes really, really good is my idea of a successful weeknight meal — and this Alfredo-style pasta with Cajun-spiced chicken is exactly that. The ingredient combo — smoky chicken, cheesy sauce, and juicy tomatoes — is…

How To Make the Best Beef and Cheese Manicotti

Partner This Easy Fall Dessert Comes Together in Less Than 30 Minutes Tiramisu, the classic Italian dessert, is one of those elegant cakes that has it all. With its soft, pillowy cream layered with coffee and liquor-soaked ladyfingers, all showered…

Make the Saag Paneer of Your Dreams with Spinach and Feta

Partner What Kind of Trick-or-Treater Are You: Candy on the Doorstep, or Candy from the Door? (Image Credit: Ghazalle Badiozamani)It’s almost time for Halloween, and if there’s any holiday we can get behind, it’s one that’s dedicated to candy. Since it’s…

This Stuffed Pumpkin Recipe Never Leaves My Fall Bucket List

In the fall of 2012, with Hurricane Sandy quickly approaching my then-home of New York City, I was hunkered down with my partner, and ready to wait things out. That meant we were prepared with a long list of shows…

Ina’s Biggest Fan Thinks His Mom’s Meatloaf Is Better (and We Got the Recipe)

“I know meatloaf has its detractors, but to me it’s the ultimate comfort food. One forkful instantly transports me back to family dinners growing up. Despite both parents working full-time jobs, they managed to get a hot meal on the…

Easy, Impressive Brown Sugar Glazed Salmon

Partner Meal Prep Plan: How I Prep a Week of Meals with the Kids’ Help Cooking with kids can go way beyond cookies and cupcakes. In truth, a Meal Prep Power Hour is the best time to bring kids into…

How to Make the Easiest General Tso’s Chicken (No Deep Frying Required)

You’ll start with chicken broth and soy sauce (I keep low-sodium on hand, so if you’re using regular, start with a little less and taste for saltiness as you go), then whisk in hoisin, brown sugar, rice vinegar, and nutty…

10 Pork Shoulder Recipes Worth Making This Fall

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3-Ingredient Trader Joe’s Dinner: Sheet Pan Pork Loin with Herb Potatoes and Vegetables

There’s no reason pork loin shouldn’t be on your grocery list every single week. This cut is easier to cook than pork tenderloin, its slender counterpart. Its larger, more uniform size means it cooks evenly and won’t overcook as quickly,…