Gravy is a delicious part of any holiday meal, yet preparing it can be tricky (there are so many ways to do it). If you want to up your holiday meal game this year and not use gravy from a jar or packet, it's probably easier than you think to make smooth, flavorful, delicious gravy to put on top
If you're intimidated by the idea of preparing a turkey, you're not alone. Having a large bird as the centerpiece of a meal can seem overwhelming at first, but the good news is it doesn't have to be when you have a simple, easy-to-follow recipe.
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Helen (@helenjtea) on Nov 11, 2019 at 10:19am PST My holiday snacking is about to get a major upgrade now that I know how to get M&M's Crispy Chocolate Spread ($15) in the US. Previously limited to UK availability, the sweet snack can actually be bought
Bringing friends together to celebrate everyone's accomplishments over the past year and toasting the year ahead is one of the best traditions of the holiday season. And a Friendsgiving dinner with everyone sharing their favorite dishes sounds ideal, until three people insist on bringing their version
I know I'm not the only one who grew up marking the countdown to Christmas with an Advent calendar or an Advent tree. But now that we're all adults, it's time to call attention to the new and improved way to celebrate the daily countdown: with boozy Advent calendars that allow you to sip
Ree Drummond , aka the woman behind The Pioneer Woman on Food Network, knows how to bring friends and family together with food, especially on Thanksgiving. We caught up with Ree to find out what Thanksgiving dishes end up on her table! "One tradition I have is watching The Godfather as I cook,
Mashed potatoes are a nonnegotiable staple at any Thanksgiving table , and they're nearly impossible to screw up . . . right? Well, turns out there are a few crucial mistakes you could be making that could make all the difference between smooth, fluffy mashed potatoes and gluey, bland ones. And it
When someone mentions Thanksgiving dinner, your first thought may be of the turkey , but trust us when we say there's more you can serve to make it memorable. Whether you're looking for a way to sneak veggies onto the table or you just need a new gravy recipe , these side dishes are guaranteed
Thanksgiving planning can be stressful, so we're making it easy for you by curating the ultimate list of Thanksgiving recipes from celebrity chefs and bloggers to bring you the best turkey, stuffing, and pie recipes on the internet. From Ina Garten's herb and apple bread pudding to Mario Batali
Everyone wants a perfectly golden-brown turkey with crisp skin, but what's the trick? I asked a Turkey Talk expert at Butterball, who said America has got to stop basting and glazing.
There's something lovely about the simplicity of a brine-free, herb-roasted turkey. But after years of enjoying the same turkey and cream gravy, a gal might want to try something a little radical on Thanksgiving.
Reheating pasta can be difficult, and the results can be underwhelming. Most people pop the leftover pasta in the microwave for a couple minutes and expect it to taste just as tasty as the night it was made.
While I wouldn't suggest imbibing this light and sprightly sage-infused sipper alongside classic Thanksgiving dinner staples like stuffing, turkey, and mashed potatoes - for those, wine is the way to go - this drink does deserve a place at your holiday table. Instead, pay a clever nod to all of the
There's nothing better than walking into a party to find that the corks have been popped and the bubbly is flowing. It's like a bottle of liquid sparkles, ready to get the party started, whatever the occasion may be.
I use my cast-iron pan almost every day for searing meat, sautéing vegetables, and stir-frying, and I dread having to pull out my scrubber brush to remove all the stuck-on food particles during cleanup. Enter: The Ringer ($16, originally $25).
I'm a huge fan of the way Ina Garten takes classic recipes and turns up the volume, so I decided to give her potato and leek soup a try. Instead of simply sautéing and simmering the vegetables, she roasts them in the oven until they're soft, crisp, and caramelized.
If you're looking to do some grocery shopping on a budget, there's no better place to turn than Costco. The frozen-food section? Even better. We've rounded up our favorites and go-to items from Costco's frozen section, from staples like smoothie packets and ground beef to indulgences
When I tell people that I freeze Hostess CupCakes, they usually don't know how to react. "Um . . . ew?" was the reply that I got from a college roommate when I shared my dessert secret, but after a single bite, she was a convert. Now her apartment has a package in the freezer at all times
If you haven't been to an Aldi lately, I sincerely hope it's because there just isn't one nearby and it's not by choice, because Aldi has a lot going for it. Not only is it a great value, but the selection of snacks at the store is crazy good. Which is why I've rounded up my favorites
If avocado toast isn't somehow already in your weekly routine, this list of recipes will convince you otherwise. Though nothing beats the classic and simple avocado toast (with salt and pepper or a dash of hot sauce), you'll quickly be ready to graduate onto other more complex toasts, including
If you're not making use of your individual-sized ramekins, it's about time you start: the vessel is the perfect way to go when serving dinner for two (or one, for that matter). Yes, the ramekin can be used for special-occasion foods like crème brulée, but there are a host of other dinner and
Whole Foods has a host of great products for busy people , including plenty of amazing snacking options. Whether you're looking for something salty or something sweet (or maybe a little of both), there's no doubt you can find it at Whole Foods. Bonus: it'll probably be pretty good for you