Our Favorite Recipes

The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Breakfast

Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, which is exciting for those of us (i.e. me) who want to craft a romantic breakfast for that special someone without rising with the roosters. I can slowly sip my coffee and fully wake up while I make him something special. Here are a few great ideas, starting with our fun Inside-Out […]

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The Best Dips for the Big Game

Are you ready for some football? Cool. Me, I’m ready for some dip (my main motivation when it comes to watching sporting events in groups). I always show up primarily for the snacks, eliciting eye rolls from my Packers-obsessed significant other. That’s fine, and it means more dip for me! I’m planning on making a few different dips for the […]

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6 Lighter Ways to Celebrate National Chocolate Cake Day

Chocolate cake makes my heart beat fast, and I find no shame in admitting it. Hell, I’d happily pound my face into a 20-pound cake—Bruce Bogtrotter style—savoring every last forkful and owning my accomplishment once the platter is licked clean. But that’s not good for my health or my waistline and truthfully speaking, chocolate doesn’t have to ruin your diet. Believe it—you can celebrate National […]

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Get Ready for the Blizzard with These Make-Ahead Recipes

Cooking Light‘s editorial offices are in Birmingham, Alabama, where snow rarely falls—so we think blizzards sound fun and rather romantic. We do, however, know about getting iced in, and that is way un-fun, especially when you lose power and can’t cook up something cozy to enjoy on your unplanned day off. When you know bad weather is headed your way, it […]

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6 Awesome Butternut Squash Dinners

When you have a butternut squash on hand, you have one heckuva versatile ingredient that can lead to all kinds of delicious dinners. While prep may seem intimidating, it’s actually not difficult at all; just use a sharp, heavy knife to cut through the dense flesh. Check out this video that shows you just how easy it’s done: Once you’ve […]

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The 5 Dishes You Just Have to Try This Month

January is the month of exciting changes and opportunity. In that light, we’ve put together 5 staff faves that you need to cook this month. Each is unique and different so you’ll either get to try a new ingredient, a new process, or a totally different flavor profile than what you may be used to (savory granola, anyone?). Add these […]

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Our 15 Favorite Dishes of 2015: Veggie Pizza with Cauliflower Crust

On Instagram, we’re counting down the days to the New Year with 15 Days of our ’15 Faves. We’re sharing the picks here, too. Our editors and staff have compiled a list of our favorite recipes from all of our magazines in 2015. From surprisingly delicious beet-flavored ice cream to dinners you’ll want to add to your weekly rotation stat, you’re sure to […]

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Our 15 Favorite Dishes of 2015: Paloma Frio

On Instagram, we’re counting down the days to the New Year with 15 Days of our ’15 Faves. We’re sharing the picks here, too. Our editors and staff have compiled a list of our favorite recipes from all of our magazines in 2015. From surprisingly delicious beet-flavored ice cream to dinners you’ll want to add to your weekly rotation stat, you’re sure to […]

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Our 15 Favorite Dishes of 2015: Pork Chops with Balsamic Roasted Vegetables and Gorgonzola

On Instagram, we’re counting down the days to the New Year with 15 Days of our ’15 Faves. We’re sharing the picks here, too. Our editors and staff have compiled a list of our favorite recipes from all of our magazines in 2015. From surprisingly delicious beet-flavored ice cream to dinners you’ll want to add to your weekly rotation stat, you’re sure to […]

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Our 15 Favorite Dishes of 2015: Creamy Polenta with Mushrooms, Chickpeas, and Olives

On Instagram, we’re counting down the days to the New Year with 15 Days of our ’15 Faves. We’re sharing the picks here, too. Our editors and staff have compiled a list of our favorite recipes from all of our magazines in 2015. From surprisingly delicious beet-flavored ice cream to dinners you’ll want to add to your weekly rotation stat, you’re sure to […]

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