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.
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.
Cashew Butter Crunch Popcorn
Take popcorn. Add nuts, butter, and sweetness. Dare you to stop eating.
Wheat Bran Coconut Granola
Easy baked granola is the perfect base for a take-along trail mix or morning cereal.
Heart-Smart Refrigerator Bran Muffins
Get a jump-start on breakfast two ways, first with this make-ahead muffin, then with the nutritious energy of the delicious finished product.
Chimichurri, a Central-American version of pesto adds fresh and zippy flavor to grilled steak or chicken.
Poached Pineapple Sundaes with Cinnamon Wontons
Pineapple tops ice cream with a side of crisp cinnamon wafers.
The secret to these yummy chocolate treats is the Middle Eastern sesame paste called tahini.