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.

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 10 H, 15 M
  • 2
Salted Caramel and Pretzel Cookies Recipe

Salted Caramel and Pretzel Cookies

Sweetly salty. Crunchy tender. Unexpectedly familiar. Simply complex. That’s why we’re dumbstruck by these little lovelies.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Poutine Recipe

Poutine

Thankfully for those of us seeking to satiate our craving for obscenely indulgent Canadian poutine, it’s no longer a little-known entity.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 6
Roast Chicken and Vegetables Recipe

Roast Chicken and Vegetables

Simple as can be. Rub a hen with spice and salt. Toss in carrots and sweet spuds. Shove it in the oven. Accept accolades.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 10
Raw Oysters With Champagne Vinegar Mignonette Recipe

Raw Oysters With Champagne Vinegar Mignonette

Oysters. Friends. Champagne. And these shucking instructions. What more could you possibly need?

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4
Pecan Pie Bread Pudding Recipe

Pecan Pie Bread Pudding

This Southern melding of pie and pudding is obscenely, ridiculously rich. Oh, Lord, just take us now.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 5 H
  • 6
English Toffee Recipe

English Toffee

Almonds and dark chocolate or peanuts and milk chocolate? Eh. Can’t go wrong either way with this classic Christmas candy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Natural Food Coloring Recipe

Natural Food Coloring

At last, after literally years of searching, we have the perfect DIY natural food coloring recipe—minus the monumental price tag.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 10 M
  • 25
Spiced Caramels Recipe

Spiced Caramels

OGM. No, we don’t mean OMG. We mean OGM. As in, “Oh, garam masala.” That’s how incredible this sweet and earthy loveliness is.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 3 H
  • 4
Vegetable Broth Recipe

Vegetable Broth

Clobbered by a guilty conscience each time you let vegetables languish in the fridge? Yeah, us, too. Until this recipe.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 4 H
  • 8
Butternut Squash Gratin Recipe

Butternut Squash Gratin

“Beautiful.” “Delicious.” “Easy.” “Comforting.” “One of the best things I’ve EVER made.” That’s what folks are saying about this recipe.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 50 M
  • 4
Gingerbread Cheesecake Recipe

Gingerbread Cheesecake

Sugar and spice and everything nice. That’s what’s packed into each and every component of this stunningly spectacular dessert.

  • Quick Glance
  • 50 M
  • 3 H
  • 6
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