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 requirements, 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.

Sourdough Rye Bread Recipe

Finally, a sourdough rye bread that’s not as heavy in taste or texture as most loaves. You’re welcome.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 D, 13 H
  • 0

Raspberry Jam Recipe

You can’t prolong summer. But you can prolong raspberry season with some lipstick-red berries, a little sugar, and this unerringly precise recipe.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 5

Texas Brisket Recipe

No rub. No sauce. Just perfectly smoked bbq brisket exquisiteness. Here’s how to make it at home.

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  • 25 M
  • 18 H, 30 M
  • 7

Smoked Chicken Recipe

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

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  • 10 M
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 10

Blueberry Pie Recipe

Blueberry pie. The mere mention of it sorta makes you wanna stop everything and sprint to the kitchen, doesn’t it? This pie is soooooooooo worth the interruption to your day.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 2

Pork Dumplings Recipe

Pork dumplings with a filling that’s ethereally light and fluffy. You’ll never guess the secret ingredient.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H
  • 6

Crab Soup Recipe

Luxuriously creamy indulgence incarnate. Here’s how to make it.

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  • 1 H
  • 4 H
  • 0

Beef Tostadas Recipe

Just slowly simmer some beef with ancho chiles and then pile the tender awesomeness atop crisped tortillas with black beans and pickled red onions and homemade hot sauce. Tasting is believing.

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  • 1 H
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 0

Bibimbap Recipe

This bibimbap recipe with its easy, smoky, slightly sweet sauce is going to upend your notion of healthy eating. Swear.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 4

Easy Rhubarb Jam Recipe

Pink preserves were never so pretty—or so easy—as this foolproof recipe that relies on just four ingredients and an occasional stir. No prior canning experience required.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 77

Fall-Off-the-Bone Baby Back Ribs

The secret to these knee-wobblingly tender little lovelies? Roast ’em low and slow and then toss ’em on the grill for a spell.

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  • 20 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 16

Breakfast Pizza Recipe

Baked pizza crust with all the makings of a proper breakfast on top. Seems like a pretty darn good reason to get out of bed to us.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 11

Rum Cake Recipe

Every bit as boozy and as brilliant as it sounds. Inspired by the old-fashioned rum cake made in the Caribbean with dark rum in all its magnificently spiced glory.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 10

Braised Chicken with Olives and Orange Recipe

This simple one-dish braised chicken recipe is making lots of folks really quite happy. Perhaps you should see what all the fuss is about.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
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