A baking dish with chicken thighs topped with garlic cloves, red potatoes, and thyme. A silver spoon is nestled in the dish.

Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic

Chicken with 40 cloves of garlic is a classic for one reason—it’s damn good. Using chicken thighs ensures the meat remains juicy. Using our trick for quickly peeling garlic makes it hassle free.

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  • 1 H, 45 M
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Two hands holding a paper container of tater tots sprinkled with Parmesan cheese

Parmesan Tater Tots

Frozen tater tots and Parmesan cheese. Seems so intuitive, doesn’t it? And yet it’s so wonderfully unexpected. Easy, kid-friendly, adult-appeasing.

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  • 5 M
  • 45 M
  • 4
Two halves of waffle toasties with mushrooms on a blue plate with a candle beside it an a person in the background.

Waffle Toasties with Mushrooms

All the comfort of creamy mushroom soup but with grilled and toasty, this vegan sammie is the answer to all your meal-deciding questions. And raises others. Like how many can I eat before I need a nap?

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  • 25 M
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Two bowls of homemade cream of mushroom soup on a wooden table.

Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

A pressure cooker riff on the ubiquitous canned cream of mushroom soup beloved by home cooks everywhere. A classic for a reason, this soup is divine on its own or added to your favorite casserole.

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  • 1 H
  • 4
Three white bowls of pork and pinto beans chili on a metal tray with cornbread in a skillet

Pressure Cooker Pork and Pinto Bean Chili

This is why we have pressure cookers. Because they render an inexpensive cut of pork and plain pinto beans into a smoky, soulful, put-your-spoon-down-and-sigh chili in a fraction of the usual time.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
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Four of 10 baked pasta recipes -- cacio e pepe kugel, baked mac and cheese, lasagna Bolognese, and baked pasta with tomatoes and eggplant.

10 Baked Pasta Recipes

Because sometimes you just need the sort of comfort that comes from something warm and hearty and sustaining in a soul-restorting sorta way.

Seven milk chocolate truffles in a pile of candied macadamia nuts.

Milk Chocolate Truffles

This milk chocolate truffles recipe is simple to make, complex in taste, and easy as can be to express your love and appreciation…if even to yourself. Cuz we could all use something sweet.

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  • 8 H
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Three koiugn amman--puff pastry coated with sugar--on white marble

Kouign Amann

Don’t worry, we can’t pronounce the name either. As if it matters, seeing as we’re too busy cramming the pastry into our pieholes to say anything.

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  • 1 H
  • 6 H
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A grid of five weeknight winners, including blackened salmon, sheet pan taco bake, grilled cheese with onion jam, lentil soup with kale and chorizo, and flat roasted chicken, and a Manny the Milkman logo.

5 Weeknight Winners Recipes

We get it. Like you, we need reliable recipes night after night that come together without a lot of fuss but with the guarantee of being foolproof as heck. These do the trick.