Recipes from The Good Stuff Cookbook

Good Stuff Cookbook

In The Good Stuff Cookbook, Chef Spike Mendelsohn serves up fast, fun, and fresh recipes for classic fare like burgers, sides, shakes, and desserts, as well as menu suggestions for all types of events, from big parties to casual family dinners.

The book features 120 fresh and delicious recipes and 140 full-color photos. This is the perfect all-American cookbook for anyone who loves great casual comfort food like burgers, fries, and shakes, but wants to shake things up with a gourmet touch.

A ladle pouring cheddar cheese sauce over a chili topped burger.

Cheddar Cheese Sauce

This stupendously cheesy spread is so satiatingly super you’ll want to ladle it on everything. And we do mean everything.

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  • 15 M
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  • 30
A glass dish of beef chili topped with cheddar cheese sauce and a dollop of sour cream with a spoon resting inside.

Chipotle Beef Chili with Cheddar Cheese Sauce

How do we love the sweetly spicy heat of this chipotle chili? Let us count the ways. Smothered in Cheddar cheese and sour cream. Ladled over burgers. Loaded on potato skins. Plopped atop tortilla chips.

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  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 8

Chili-Cheddar Burger

This compelling chili and Cheddar burger is what it is—true guy food, no apologies. Wrap your hands around this messy burger and settle in for the real deal.

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