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.

Eggs Florentine Recipe

Eggs Florentine

Eggs Florentine, Benedict, and Arnold. Sorta sounds like a network of Revolutionary War spies, yes?

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 2
Best Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

Best Oatmeal Cookies

Hope you’re not the indecisive sort, ’cause this oatmeal cookie recipe requires some decisions. Let the baking hijinks begin.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 20
Red Pozole Recipe

Red Pozole | Pozole Rojo

In Nahuatl, pozole means “make a big batch of this on the weekend and reheat during the week after soccer practice.” (Not really.)

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 4
Irish Soda Bread with Walnuts Recipe

Irish Soda Bread

A sweet nuttiness, a dense crumb, a crunchy crust, and bags more flavor than normal bread. Whatcha waiting for?

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 15
Homemade Pastrami Recipe

Homemade Pastrami

Pastrami. We consider it the other corned beef. We also consider it darn easy to make it yourself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 5 D, 7 H
  • 18
Cake Pops Recipe

Cake Pops

Given how sweet and cakey and simple these little confections are, they’re the perfect party dessert—even if you’re a party of one.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 13
Slow Cooker Cassoulet Recipe

Slow Cooker Cassoulet

No, this isn’t quite the classic cooked-for-days cassoulet you’ll find in Gascony. This is cassoulet casserole. You’ll find no complaints here.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 10 H, 45 M
  • 9
Egg, Bacon, Cheese Breakfast Pizza Recipe

Breakfast Pizza

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

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 6
Braised Oxtails Recipe

Braised Oxtails & Homemade Red Wine Pasta

With all due respect, your go-to recipe for beef stew falls short of this magnificent melding of beef, wine, and pasta. No contest.

  • Quick Glance
  • 2 H
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 4
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Homemade Red Wine Pasta

When we say this intensely hued pasta is simply stunning, we mean it’s visually breathtaking. Also that it comes together so simply it stuns us.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 2
Pot Stickers Recipe

Pot Stickers | Guotie

What’s that you ask? When’s an appropriate time to serve pot stickers? We honestly can’t think of a time that’s not appropriate.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 9
Pigs in a Pretzel Blanket Recipe

Pigs in Pretzel Blankets

Finally, an appetizer that encourages you to be piggish. So what are you waiting for? Go on. Pig out.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 10 H
  • 4
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