One secret to feeding hungry masses of holiday visitors is simple—bake a big ham. It’s the most economical, convenient, versatile, and best-tasting investment you’ll make. But make it your own with a homemade glaze, presented here.
Egg Nog Custard
With a rich custard a little goes a long way and a little brandy or rum on the side can enhance the enjoyment.
A handwritten recipe discovered tucked into an antique cookbook led to the creation of this delightful adaptation of an Old-World favorite.
Grill Secret: Dry Rub
If you’ve ever tasted meat or fish grilled by a master and wondered what made it so flavorful, the answer probably lies in a dry rub.
Egg Salad for the Epicure
Egg salad can be so much more than a pedestrian sandwich spread—it’s a remarkably adaptable mixture able to embrace a whole range of easy additions.
Florentine Tuna Panini
All the bars in Florence offer variations of this wildly popular seafood sandwich. This panino is not grilled.
Portobello and Fontina Panini
Grill up a sandwich of meaty portobello mushrooms and melting Fontina cheese.
Chorizo Pasta Salad
Fresh Mexican chorizo sausage jump-starts the taste of this tailgate party-perfect pasta and bean salad.
Beer-Boiled Shrimp Cocktail
Beer for the shrimp and chili-flavored cocktail sauce amp up this version of the classic appetizer.
Red Pepper, Egg and Provolone Panini
Egg sandwiches are so satisfying, especially when grilled with melty cheese.
Red Snapper with Mango Salsa
Crunchy-crusted fish topped with fresh fruit salsa is a seaside celebration on the plate.