A sheet pan with flattened, crispy potatoes

Easy Smashed Potatoes

Kid friendly. Adult approved. Gluten-free. Vegan. Awesome for entertaining. And even awesomer for when you simply want to stand at the stove and inhale carbs straight from the baking sheet.

Sheet pan and a yellow bowl filled with seafood and chorizo stew of mussels, shrimp, clams, chorizo, and potatoes

Seafood and Chorizo Stew

This seafood and chorizo stew is simply clams, mussels, shrimp, chorizo, potatoes, lemon, and saffron that come together, curiously, in a roasting pan rather than a stockpot. Hands-off and comes together in less than an hour.

White plate of shaved fennel salad with provolone cheese, and a glass of white wine.

Shaved Fennel Salad with Provolone

Simple and lovely and Italian, this salad is a contemporary combination of traditional Italian ingredients from chef Ignacio Mattos, chef at Estela in Manhattan.

Baked Nectarines with Port

Baked Nectarines With Port

Baked nectarines with port. Looks fancy. Couldn’t be easier. And quite possibly the booziest dessert you’ll make all summer long.

Frozen gin and tonic granita.

Gin and Tonic Granita

Gin and tonic granita, in addition to being an absolute summer must, is a palate cleanser, a dessert, an aperitif, a conversation starter, and so, so many other marvie things.

Pie Crust S'mores

Pie Crust S’mores

Pie crust s’mores, you ask? They’re simply the little scraps of pastry that you might otherwise toss in the trash—heaven forbid!—but instead put to lovely, gooey, chocolate-smothered goodness.