All-American cookout and picnic favorites like hamburgers and barbecue, comfort dishes like macaroni and cheese and New England clam chowder, American cuisine stars the recipes of new American chefs and home cooks, plus classic dishes like American Chop Suey and Shoo-Fly Pie.
Rustic Cornmeal Cake with Macerated Berries
Cornmeal and fresh berries give this summery dessert a rustic, country-style flavor.
Grape and Apple Crisp
We’re so used to eating grapes free-hand we forget they make wonderful contributions to comfort dessert recipes such as this crisp.
Lemon Spinach with Toasted Pistachios
This quick side dish of lemony spinach is packed with nutrition.
Rosemary Parmesan Twists
Frozen puff pastry sheets are the start of so many wonderful appetizers — like this herb- and cheese-flavored tidbit.