Perfect Roast Turkey

Perfect Roast Turkey

This iconic roast turkey is, we sorta have to admit, perfect to behold. And it ought to be after being brined, stuffed with chestnut stuffing, and all but smothered in a ridiculously rich, real-deal gravy.

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  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 1 D, 6 H
  • 0
Profiteroles

Profiteroles

These profiteroles, also know as ice cream filled pastry puffs, are chocolate and cradle vanilla ice cream. On the plate is a puddle of chocolate sauce.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
Carrot and Ginger Soup

Carrot and Ginger Soup

Two root vegetables are sauteed and simmered slowly to make this creamy carrot ginger soup. Puree the soup and serve hot or cold depending on the season.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 1
Bittersweet Chocolate-Rum Icebox Cake

Bittersweet Chocolate-Rum Icebox Cake

This chocolate icebox cake is intensely flavored with chocolate and rum and lined with ladyfingers. Make the cake a day a head and keep it in the icebox.

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  • 50 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 5
Pumpkin Trifles

Pumpkin Trifles

Pumpkin bread—homemade or store-bought—is layered with vanilla pudding, pumpkin butter, and caramel sauce.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 0
White dish of a sugar-dusted Georgia peach souffle; in the bottom are peach slices

Georgia Peach Soufflés

Light, airy, messy, delicious, these peach souffles are an elegant (but easy-to-make) ending to a meal. Make them when peaches are dead-ripe delicious.

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Duck Fat-Cooked Fries

Duck Fat Cooked Fries

Dunking fries in duck fat results in gently cooked, soft not crisp spuds that wield a deep, rich duck flavor.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 4
Margarita Granita

Margarita Granita

Tequila, lime juice, orange juice, and Cointreau. It’s not a margarita. It’s a sorbet. And it’s what for dessert.

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  • 15 M
  • 11 H
  • 0
Rosemary Mini Breads

Rosemary Mini Breads

These wee rosemary and olive loaves make a swell conversation starter on a holiday table or a covetable—and edible—gift.

  • 30 M
  • 3 H
  • 6
Chocolate Budino Tartlets

Chocolate Budino Tartlets

A chocolate crust cradles a creamy chocolate custard filling garnished with a drizzle of olive oil and a sprinkling of sea salt. Be still our hearts.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 40 M
  • 0
Sweet Potato Souffle

Sweet Potato Soufflé

Not entirely unlike the marshmallow-topped sweet potato casserole of your childhood, this “soufflé” of sorts similarly blankets pureed spuds with sugary goodness.

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  • 10 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Barefoot Contessa Company Pot Roast

Barefoot Contessa Company Pot Roast

This is what we consider to be the ultimate pot roast for company. Heck, it calls for two different types of booze, it oughtta be good!

  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 3 H, 45 M
  • 32
Beef Braised in Barolo

Beef Braised in Barolo

Cold outside? Try slowly braising boneless beef chuck and pancetta in a heady mix of Barolo wine, garlic, tomatoes, thyme, and rosemary.

  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 5 H, 10 M
  • 4