Cooking & Recipes Articles

From easy chicken recipes to a quick pan-BBQ shrimp, we hope that this list of 15 recipes ... read more
I eat a lot of fish, usually steamed (salmon) or baked (flounder, cod, or scrod). So the... read more
My alarm buzzed 6:15 a.m.; I rubbed my eyes and avoided the tempting snooze button … time to start... read more
Start an herb garden in less than 10 minutes? Yes, that’s right! While thumbing through The Garden-... read more
The holiday crunch has begun. Visit our Christmas Recipes page for our favorite appetizers, main... read more
Hello, Garden-Fresh readers! This week I ventured into Pike Place Market in Seattle in search of... read more
“When you see the bubbles form in the batter, you flip!” my dad said, and with my face smeared with... read more
Recently, I made the Mexican Quiche recipe for dinner and I admit, it was the first quiche I ever... read more
This colorful apple and beet salad recipe is very easy to make. Use fresh beets if you can find ... read more
Every harvest-time, I always seem to have more root vegetables than I know what to do with. This... read more
Put your hands and handiwork into your gifts. Make food gifts from the kitchen for the holidays or... read more
Pie, brought over with the earliest settlers from England, has become an American institution.... read more
 Although most houses these days are not equipped with root cellars, you can probably modify some... read more
As much as I love roasted Roma tomatoes, Tomato Tarte Tatin, which appeared in the August issue of... read more
Wish to freeze your harvest? Too many leftovers? Any food can be frozen. Here are freezer storage... read more
Don’t feel like cooking after a hectic day? Check out some of our no-cook recipes. These no-cook... read more
It takes just two to make a birthday party—two people and a cake! Here are five triple-tested tried... read more
For all you outdoor chefs, here are nine delicious dutch oven recipes to get you going.  These... read more
Thirsting for a refreshing summer drink on a hot day? Here are some deliciously cool recipes from... read more
Here is a recipe from our first President, in the exact words they were written by George... read more
Celebrate Independence Day! This great holiday is traditionally observed with parades, band... read more
Happy is said to be the family that can eat onions together. –Charles Dudley Warner, author Today,... read more
Revel in summer’s bounty! Here are over 30 summer recipe ideas. Find your local farmer’s market or... read more
Acorns are extremely nutritious and readily available to most of us, making them a healthful and... read more
As you select vegetables to cook and eat, consider the nutrients and minerals in your common... read more
Making a gingerbread house may be one of the best ways to spend a snowy, blustery afternoon. Here... read more
Dress up a holiday table by including special napkins at each place. Follow these steps to create... read more
Here are 10 of our favorite potluck dinner recipes. If you’re entertaining, consider the advantages... read more
Here are some holiday cooking and cleaning tips, because at this time of year more than any other,... read more
The holiday crunch has begun! Need holiday recipes? Know how to carve a turkey? Use a meat... read more
When I’m setting the holiday table for a buffet, I borrow from the Swedish tradition of the Julbord... read more
Here is some fun trivia about turkeys, the all-American bird. There are several theories about... read more
Here are three recipes for homemade gifts from your kitchen to share with family and friends this... read more
Chestnuts add a sweet, meaty taste to stuffing and stews. Here’s how to peel a chestnut—without... read more
Here are tips on how to clean a pumpkin for cooking—plus five delicious pumpkin recipes! First,... read more
Cooking greens can be tricky, but the benefits of eating them are great, including improved health... read more
Here is a guide on how to cook grains. Listed below are common and uncommon grains, how to use them... read more
Major dietary sources of fiber include whole grain cereals, breads, legumes (dried beans), fruits,... read more
The following is a list of substitutions for common cooking ingredients. ITEM AMOUNT... read more
Enjoy our simple punch recipes and tips from easy fruit punch for kids’ birthday parties to more... read more
The holidays are full of family, friends and food, and as we gather together, even the table itself... read more