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Make ahead dishes for Christmas

by pumpkinspice 2 days ago

What are your favourite make ahead dishes for Christmas? Ideally, I can put it together a week in advance (freeze if ...


Querencia commented 15 hours ago

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Make Ahead Scallop Potatoes (Gratin Dauphinois)?

by zackly 2 days ago

I need to make a large quantity (about 10lb)of Gratin Dauphinois for a function tomorrow night. Unfortunately, I'm n...

Not Sure

by WINDELLA 7 days ago

In October ,I planned a birthday party for my Aunt. The day before the party she went into the hospital. I planned to...

TheLibsters commented 6 days ago

Crab Cakes- What do you serve with them?

by worktime 8 years ago

I always struggle with what sides to serve with crab cakes. Potato salad, corn and such is fine in the summer but wha...


ilovecooking721 commented 12 days ago

Soaking Salt Cod for Fritters

by ilikepopcorn 14 days ago

I am having a tapas party tonight, but didn't realize the salt cod required 12-24 hours of soaking. I have been soaki...


MikeG commented 14 days ago

How To Prevent Roasted Potatoes From Sticking

by JENNYBEEAY 26 days ago

My family loves crispy roasted potatoes. I have not figured out how to roast potatoes at a high enough temperature to...


JENNYBEEAY commented 17 days ago

I Can Only "Bumble" a "Crumble" Topping. Help!

by JasperRabbit 20 days ago

I've tried making a crumble topping for my sweet potatoes a few times now to no avail. I'm thinking of something tha...


saregama commented 18 days ago

Making Caprese Salad a side

by Wickla 3 months ago

What would you put a Caprese salad as a side to? Obvious choices would be steak or chicken but I'm thinking fish. Can...


lucciano commented 19 days ago

American South or Southwest Christmas appetizers or sides

by Food Tourist 3 years ago

Please help - looking for simple but memorable (delicious) recipes for Christmas appetizers or side dishes from the U...

The_Libster commented 20 days ago

Oh God - How I HATE Green Bean Casserole - Until Now!!!

by Caiatransplant2 28 days ago

Hi Y'all. Yup - absolutely cannot STAND the usual Midwest Green Bean Casserole!! However, although I'm from the Wes...

LaLa commented 22 days ago

Left gravy out overnight - safe to eat?

by BadWolf359 22 days ago

Yesterday, I made turkey gravy from a roux, turkey drippings, and boxed stock. Last night, I forgot to put it in the ...

Njchicaa commented 22 days ago

Sweet Potatoes with Bacon?

by DuffyH 25 days ago

Hi everyone, Because I hate that cloying sweet potato casserole, I'm always looking for ways to change things up b...

rasputina commented 24 days ago

Thanksgiving--how many side dishes do you make for small groups?

by swfood 3 years ago

Curious, how many side dishes people are making for small gatherings (say 1-4 adults). There will be 4 of us, plus 2 ...


truman commented 25 days ago

Pheasant gravy

by cotyrae 26 days ago

I made gravy out of fried deer meat drippings and used the chicken broth that I cooked pheasant in, in a crockpot. It...


acgold7 commented 26 days ago

Cranberry Sauce

by ronojo 28 days ago

Need a recipe for cranberry sauce that is whole30 compliant. This means no sugar, no honey, no artificial sweetener....


acgold7 commented 26 days ago

Pre-baking hasselback potatoes

by LL3786 27 days ago

Does anyone have advice on how to turn hasselback potatoes into a stunning potluck dish? I live an hour from the part...


LL3786 commented 27 days ago

Dairy free mashed potatoes with coconut oil

by donali 27 days ago

Anyone tried this? Previously Ive used chicken broth, olive oil, Earth Balance.

Njchicaa commented 27 days ago

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Brussels Sprouts - OMG~!!

by Caiatransplant2 28 days ago

So, beginning with the premise that Brussels are not my all time fav, (not bad, mind you, but . . .) anyway, I picke...

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Sweet Potato Gnocchi

by kikstef 29 days ago

I really want to make sweet potato gnocchi to bring to my future in laws house for Thanksgiving. Wondering if it will...

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