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.

Crystallized Flowers Recipe

Crystallized Flowers

Can you just imagine these little lovelies strewn across cakes, tarts, flans, puddings, cocktails, and more?!

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H
  • 2
Glazed Ham Recipe

Glazed Ham

Perfectly sticky but not overly sweet, this glazed ham is swell for Easter, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Sunday supper…shall we go on?

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  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 0
Pork Belly Porchetta Recipe

Pork Belly Porchetta

The infatuation with all things pork belly continues. Here it’s infused with herbs and honey and left to cook low and slow until tantalizingly tender.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 2
Classic Cabbage Kimchi Recipe

Kimchi

Canadian by birth but Southerner by choice, chef Hugh Acheson makes a mean kimchi. And just wait’ll you see how he uses it.

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  • 45 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 2
Green Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

Chicken Enchilada Recipe With Green Sauce

“Sooo easy.” “Incredible.” “I may never use store-bought sauce again.”That’s what folks are saying about this super simple Tex-Mex standby.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 6
Perfect Roast Chicken Recipe

Brined Chicken

Brined, salted, chilled, roasted, and pampered, this hen makes weeknight dinner as well as weekend entertaining a feat of ease.

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  • 20 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 12
Lamb Shanks with Coffee and Ancho Chile Recipe

Lamb Shanks with Coffee and Ancho Chile

Smoky coffee smooths out the rough edges of sweetly earthy ancho for a flavor that’s a little atypical but altogether lovely.

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  • 35 M
  • 3 H, 45 M
  • 2
Quick Puff Pastry Recipe

Quick Puff Pastry

What if we told you it’s actually quite quick simple and well worth the effort to make your very own rich, flaky puff pastry? Believe it.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 0
Bacon Bourbon Butterscotch Popcorn Recipe

Bacon Bourbon Butterscotch Popcorn

Bourbon-spiked, butterscotch-coated, bacon-gilded popcorn raises the bar to a whole new level of hopelessly irresistible.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
Single Quart Sauerkraut Recipe

Single-Quart Sauerkraut

Know how some bourbon houses offer small batches of prize vintages? We suspect the same sorta thing could happen with this.

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  • 15 M
  • 14 D
  • 6
Espresso Cheesecake Recipe

Espresso Cheesecake

“Luscious.” “Creamy.” “Incredibly delicious!” “Just the right amount of sweet.” That’s what folks are saying about this cheesecake.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 6
Homemade Thin Mints Recipe

Homemade Thin Mints

Tired of waiting and waiting and waiting for your boxes of Girl Scout Thin Mints to arrive? Not with this trusty little recipe.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 0
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