Weekend Projects®

Weekend Projects®

This is where things get fun. These are recipes that take a day or two to make, whether because of resting or marinating requirments, a few more steps, or just plain ole extra time because, well, they just taste better that way. These are great recipes to make with the family and to introduce kids into the kitchen.

Peruvian Chicken Recipe

Peruvian Chicken

Tastes just like that terrific pollo a la brasa with the insanely addictive green sauce from the local Peruvian joint—minus the long wait in line.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 8
Tomato Quiche Recipe

Roasted Tomato Quiche

A soulful and satiating quiche. Serve it with some chilled wine at supper or serve it with even more wine at brunch.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
Smoked Chicken Recipe

Smoked Chicken

Crisp skin. Succulent meat. A pervasive smokiness. And a pronounced yet balanced spice rub. That’s what you get with this hen.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 2
Barbecue Beef Ribs Recipe

Barbecue Beef Ribs

The predominant ingredient in this masterfully melded barbecue sauce? It’s the bourbon that makes it so darn smooth.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 D, 3 H
  • 6
Gluten Free Fried Chicken Recipe

Gluten-Free Fried Chicken

“The flavors are out of this world and the crispness of the coating is spectacular.” That’s what folks are saying about this recipe.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 0
Grilled Fish Tacos Recipe

Grilled Fish Tacos

Maybe you’ve had grilled fish tacos. But have you had tipsy fish tacos that are suffused with tequila? That’s what we thought.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 55 M
  • 0
Milanos Recipe

Milano Cookie Recipe

Forget Pepperidge Farm. Where’s the satisfaction in just ripping the bag open? Where’s the longing that comes with anticipation?

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 6
Ancho Short Rib Tacos Recipe

Ancho Short Rib Tacos

This may seem an improbable melding of short ribs and anchos and red wine. Authentic Mexican? Nah. Worth making? Heck yeah.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 4 H
  • 2
Raspberry Framboise Jam Recipe

Raspberry Jam With Framboise

“Just the right balance of tangy and sweet.” “Easy to make.” “Not a big production.” “Perfect.” That’s what folks are saying about this.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 45 M
  • 4
Roast Pork Butt Recipe

Roast Pork Butt

Excuse us, but we’re too preoccupied stuffing our pieholes with roast pork butt to say anything. Hey, anyone seen the napkins?!

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 10 H
  • 4
Cornmeal-Crusted Fried Chicken with White Barbecue Sauce Recipe

Cornmeal-Crusted Fried Chicken with White Barbecue Sauce

“This fried chicken recipe is SPECTACULAR.” That’s what folks are saying about this fried hen with a creamy, peppery white bbq sauce.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 1 D, 1 H
  • 6
Hostess Cupcakes Recipe

Homemade Hostess Cupcakes

Unequivocally and unspeakably better than those preservative-laden, shrink-wrapped cake imposters you grew up on. Swear.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 3 H
  • 0
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