Cooking & Recipes Articles

You can make lunchtime a special occasion with these ten flavorful sandwich recipes. Featuring a variety of... read more
This year, customers of the Almanac Garden Planner sent us glowing reviews!  We were so excited... read more
Think about plants. We can learn from the way they keep themselves healthy, and there are many ways... read more
I knew I hadn’t failed childrearing entirely the night my young daughter walked into the kitchen... read more
For St. Patrick’s Day, many of us add green food coloring to our milk or frosted cupcakes! However... read more
Here are our five best pressure cooker recipes.  Now you’re ready to cook delicious food, fast! No ... read more
Delight in spring recipes using the season’s best ingredients, including sweet green peas, radish,... read more
Flat out of cheap, fast, and healthy menu ideas?  I’ll tell you how to make flatbread recipes.... read more
With spring’s start, why do we start seeing more baby animals, from lambs and bunnies to chicks? It... read more
Grow a tasty vegetable garden this year! Here are the 10 easiest vegetable crops to start from seed... read more
Looking for casserole recipes? When it comes to comfort food, nothing beats the satisfying flavors... read more
Cooking in a slow cooker? Look no further than our delicious and easy slow cooker recipes—from... read more
When is the first day of summer 2016? Get information on summer solstice dates, facts, and folklore... read more
Carrots offer even more health benefits than the Vitamin A you might know about. Plus they’re... read more
Enter The Old Farmer’s Almanac annual recipe contest with cash prizes! This contest is closed.... read more
On Valentine’s Day, the aromas of chocolate, flowers, and love linger in the air. Here are some... read more
Here are over 10 of our best dip recipes from The Old Farmer’s Almanac recipe archives—including... read more
If you’ve never tried bulgur, we guarantee you that the following Bulgur With Butternut Squash and... read more
These soups, stews, and chowders will give you warmth and plenty of leftovers! “Have a good wife... read more
Though New Year’s resolutions have a checked history in my own life, it surprised me to find out... read more
From easy chicken recipes to a quick pan-BBQ shrimp, we hope that this list of 15 recipes provides... read more
Looking for delicious, low-fat recipes? Browse ten of our best low-fat recipes—and some delicious,... read more
This Chicken Chasseur recipe is simple-to-make. I used chicken strips, as they are very lean and... read more
If you are in need of some flowering companions to get you through the cold days of winter, look... read more
From holiday punch to wassail, we have tasty recipes to wet your whistle! Invite your friends and... read more
Rugelach are delicious Jewish pastries that usually have a cream cheese–based dough and can be... read more
We love leftovers! In fact, leftovers are one of the best parts of a special Thanksgiving or... read more
This year, we’ve gathered our ten best pie recipes. Here at the Almanac, we love to bake—and, to us... read more
It’s amazingly easy to forget everything you learned when you cooked last year’s turkey. Here’s a... read more
Welcome to our everything-Thanksgiving page! Enjoy classic Thanksgiving recipes, cooking and... read more
Preserve your fruits. See how to make jams and preserves. Here are a few canning tips and recipes.... read more
Since the beginning of time, it seems, people have gone above and beyond to try the latest love... read more
These cookies are super easy to make and extremely delicious. They are great with semi-sweet... read more
Measuring vegetables for recipes is not always easy. The following equivalent measurements will... read more
With this Thai Chicken With Linguine recipe from The Old Farmer’s Almanac, the dinner “rush hour”... read more
The history of ice cream is a messy one. Many nations claim to have invented it, just as various... read more
Cook up a Halloween dinner for something fun! Here is an easy Halloween menu with three recipes for... read more
Find Superbowl game recipes and party food ideas. From chili and cornbread to wings and finger... read more
Learn how to store your vegetables, fruits, and herbs—so that they keep longer and stay fresher!... read more
Switchel was how colonial farmers quenched their thirst out in the hot, sunbaked fields. That’s... read more
Ah, parsley. Its lovely green leaves dress up a plate but often return to the kitchen sink soggy.... read more