Whether it's a basket of Southern Fried Chicken for a neighborhood block party or the perfect side dish for a holiday meal, our make-ahead recipes are the solution you need in a crunch.
Herbed Spinach and Goat Cheese Strata
Stratas are perfect for entertaining because they let you do the prep work in advance.
Unlike the classic basil pesto, this cilantro-based version adds Southwestern flair to pastas and dips.
Double Chip Chocolate Cookies
Two kinds of chips and three kinds of chocolate make for some fantastic cookies.
Soutsoukakia (Greek Meatballs)
Imagine a delicious meatloaf formed into two-bite meatballs and slowly simmered in Greek seasonings.
Creamy Braising Greens Soup
Who says soup isn’t for spring? This hearty bacon and sausage soup makes the very best of in-season greens.
Fennel and Arugula Salad with Hot Tomato Dressing
Summer’s wildest greens get accented by a sweet and chunky tomato dressing.