Some people think the defining characteristic of authentic Cajun food is the spicy ingredients. It isn't—it's recipes that can be cooked in one pot. The early Acadians taught us the power of one-dish recipes—a rich meld of flavors combined with simplicity of preparation.
Mexican Breakfast Casserole
Simple ingredients magically create this make-ahead scrumptious breakfast dish.
Stacey’s Cuban Black Beans
These are so easy – and you can use canned or dried, though dried are definitely better. I typically like to serve them as a side with Cuban pork loin and warm tortillas.
Easy New Year’s Day One-Pot Meal
This easy, one-pot dish includes the Southern traditional New Year’s foods of black-eyed peas for luck and cabbage to represent money in the new year.
Classic Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls
The original cure for whatever ails you—even if all you need is a little comforting!
Coq au Vin
This somewhat simpler take on the French classic will soon make it a dinner table tradition.
The briny saltiness of black olives and feta cheese perfectly punctuates sweet caramelized onions and cherry tomatoes in this delicious frittata.
Black Bean and Mango Salad
A colorful concoction bursting with fresh flavors tossed with a zingy vinaigrette hits the spot on any table.
This all-purpose dish, with its bright, bold flavors, is great as an appetizer or as a relish for grilled chicken. Or try it on Sicilian Tilapia.
One-Pot Vegetables and Tofu with Sesame Rice
This recipe is the embodiment of simplicity, as it is a one-pot meal comprised of colorful vegetables cooked in a fragrant stock.
Rosemary and Pepper Sausages with New Potatoes
Use good-quality sausages in this baked one-dish dinner.