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Campari Orange Spritzer, basics 33
Cassis a l'Eau, paris 29
Cranberry Martinis, ahead 27
Dukes Cosmopolitan, fool 27
Fresh Peach Bellinis, home 237
Fresh Whiskey Sours, home 21
Jalapeno Margaritas, ahead 26
Juice of a Few Flowers, basics 37
Kir, paris 29
Mango Banana Daiquiris, basics 47
Pink Grapefruit Margaritas, easy 37
Pomegranate Cosmopolitans, basics 41
Raspberry Royale, paris 26
Raspberry Vodka, parties 76
Real Margaritas, parties 134
Rossinis, fool 39
Sidecars with Dried Cherries, fool 32
Spicy Bloody Marys, home 238
Summer Rose Sangria, ahead 24
Watermelon Mojitos, easy 26

Fresh Lemonade, tbcc 32
Herbal Iced Tea, fs 68
Hot Chocolate, tbcc 225
Hot Mulled Cider, parties 239
Mexican Hot Chocolate, fool 251
New York Egg Cream, easy 230
Sunrise Smoothies, basics 224
The Perfect Cup of Coffee, tbcc 209
Tropical Smoothies, parties 39
Viennese Iced Coffee, fool 254
Whipped Hot Chocolate, fs 210
White Hot Chocolate, tbcc 226


Meat & Seafood
Blini with Smoked Salmon, paris 33
Buffalo Chicken Wings, fs 36
Caramelized Bacon, fool 31
Caviar Dip, parties 78
Chopped Liver, parties 58
Crab Cakes with Remoulade Sauce, tbcc 44
Crab Strudels, fool 34
Crostini with Tuna Tapenade, easy 47
Foie Gras with Roasted Apples, easy 78
Fresh Salmon Tartare, easy 77
Gravlax with Mustard Sauce, basics 34
Grilled Bread with Prosciutto, easy 44
Grilled Lemon Chicken with Satay Dip, tbcc 48
Lamb Sausage in Puff Pastry, tbcc 42
Lobster Salad in Endive, tbcc 43
Mussels & Basil Bread Crumbs, easy 80
Mussels with Saffron Mayonnaise, fool 71
Potato Pancakes with Caviar, parties 169
Roasted Figs & Prosciutto, easy 28
Roasted Shrimp Cocktail, basics 38
Smoked Salmon Deviled Eggs, easy 40
Smoked Salmon Spread, fs 35
Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches, tbcc 56
Soppressata & Cheese in Puff Pastry, easy 70
Truffled Chicken Liver Mousse, ahead 32
Tuna Tartare, fs 39
Turkey Tea Sandwiches, tbcc 58

Vegetable, Cheese & Other
Baked Fontina, easy 97
Bruschetta with Peppers & Gorgonzola, basics 48
Bruschettas with Sauteed Chard, ahead 61
Cheese Puffs, paris 34
Cheese Straws, paris 30
Chili Tortilla Chips, fool 45
Chipotle & Rosemary Roasted Nuts, easy 35
Chunky Blue Cheese and Yogurt Dip, easy 31
Easy Tzatziki, ahead 122
Easy Tzatziki with Feta, fool 76
Fig & Fennel Caponata, fool 75
Fruit and Cheese Platter, tbcc 64
Garlic Toasts, ahead 57
Greek Mezze Platter with Thyme Roasted Red Peppers, ahead 35
Green Herb Dip, home 21
Guacamole, tbcc 50
Herbed Ricotta Bruschettas, easy 73
Homemade Pesto, basics 44
Homemade Ricotta, easy 74
Hummus, easy 100
Hummus, tbcc 46
Jalapeno Cheddar Crackers, fool 37
Marinated Artichoke Hearts, fool 72
Marinated Herbed Feta, ahead 36
Mustard & Gruyere Batons, fool 28
Pan-Fried Onion Dip, tbcc 53
Parmesan & Thyme Crackers, basics 30
Parmesan Crisps, fool 41
Parmesan Kale Chips, ahead 28
Parmesan Roasted Asparagus, fs 46
Potato Chips, paris 40
Radishes with Butter and Salt or Herbed Butter, paris 39
Roasted Artichoke Hearts, easy 66
Roasted Eggplant Caponata, easy 38
Roasted Eggplant Spread, tbcc 41
Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, ahead 30
Rori's Potato Chips, parties 77
Rosemary Cashews, paris 36
Savory Coeur a la Crème, easy 48
Savory Palmiers, basics 43
Spanish Tapas Peppers, ahead 49
Sriracha Rouille, ahead 138
Stilton & Walnut Crackers, easy 43
Sun-Dried Tomato Dip, tbcc 54
Thyme-Roasted Marcona Almonds, fool 46
Tomato Crostini with Whipped Feta, fool 66
Truffled Popcorn, easy 32
Tuscan Mashed Chickpeas, fool 42
Tzatziki, parties 114
Vegetable Sushi with Sushi Dipping Sauce, tbcc 61
Whipped Feta, ahead 156


Chicken, Meat, & Seafood
Chicken Noodle Soup, fs 31
Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls, parties 60
Chicken Stock, fs 93
Chicken Stock, home 45
Chilled Cucumber Soup with Shrimp, basics 66
East Hampton Clam Chowder, fs 28
French Mussel Bisque, easy 60
Homemade Chicken Stock, easy 181
Homemade Chicken Stock, fool 62
Homemade Chicken Stock, ahead 62
Homemade Chicken Stock, paris 84
Homemade Chicken Stock, basics 61
Italian Wedding Soup, basics 72
Lentil Sausage Soup, paris 90
Lobster Corn Chowder, basics 55
Mexican Chicken Soup, home 34
Rich Beef Barley Soup, easy 58
Seafood Chowder, parties 219
Seafood Stew, paris 88
Seafood Stock, parties 220
Seafood Stock, paris 89
Seafood Stock, home 55
Shrimp Bisque, home 52

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup, parties 221
Cauliflower & Celery Root Soup, ahead 54
Cheddar Corn Chowder, tbcc 74
Cream of Fresh Tomato Soup with Parmesan Toasts, basics 59
Cream of Wild Mushroom Soup, home 48
Easy Gazpacho & Goat Cheese Croutons, fool 64
Easy Tomato Soup & Grilled Cheese Croutons, fool 56
Fennel Soup Gratin, parties 222
French Onion Soup, tbcc 76
Fresh Pea Soup with Garlic Croutons, home 42
Gazpacho, tbcc 79
Lentil Vegetable Soup, tbcc 80
Onion & Fennel Soup Gratin, easy 57
Pappa al Pomodoro, basics 68
Parker's Split Pea Soup, tbcc 73
Provencal Vegetable Soup with Pistou, paris 82
Ribollita, home 38
Roasted Butternut Squash Soup/Curry Condiments, basics 70
Roasted Potato Leek Soup with Crispy Shallots, basics 63
Roasted Vegetable Soup, fs 33
Roasted-Potato Fennel Soup, tbcc 77
Roasted-Tomato Basil Soup, tbcc 84
Rosemary White Bean Soup, tbcc 83
Spanish Pea Soup with Crispy Ham, fool 61
Summer Borscht, home 30
Wild Mushroom & Farro Soup, ahead 52
Winter Minestrone & Garlic Bruschetta, fool 53
Winter Squash Soup, paris 81
Zucchini Basil Soup, ahead 47
Zucchini Vichyssoise, paris 87

Brioche Croutons, fs 34
Homemade Croutons, ahead 56
Parmesan Croutons, tbcc 87


Poultry & Seafood
Chicken Salad Veronique, home 67
Chicken with Tabbouleh, fs 52
Chinese Chicken Salad, parties 98
Curried Chicken Salad, fs 61
Grilled Lemon Chicken Salad, tbcc 99
Grilled Salmon Salad, tbcc 102
Grilled Tuna Salad, home 68
Italian Seafood Salad, fool 87
Jon Snow's Fish Salad, home 73
Lobster & Potato Salad, fool 98
Lobster Cobb Salad, fs 60
Montauk Seafood Salad, fs 55
Mustard Chicken Salad, easy 104
Roasted Shrimp & Orzo, home 74
Roasted Shrimp Salad, easy 93
Shrimp Salad, parties 96
Smoked Salmon with Mesclun, parties 81
Summer Paella Salad, ahead 80
Warm Duck Salad, home 78

Vegetables & Greens
Arugula Salad, ahead 96
Arugula with Parmesan, fs 40
Avocado and Grapefruit Salad, paris 98
Balsamic Onions and Blue Cheese, parties 122
Balsamic Roasted Beet Salad, fool 102
Beets with Orange Vinaigrette, tbcc 93
Bibb Salad with Basil Green Goddess Dressing, home 70
Blue Cheese Coleslaw, home 82
Broccoli with Garlic, tbcc 100
Buttermilk Ranch Dressing with Bibb Lettuce, easy 69
Caesar Salad with Blue Cheese & Bacon, ahead 43
Caesar Salad with Pancetta, parties 46
Cape Cod Chopped Salad, basics 78
Celery & Parmesan Salad, easy 62
Celery Root Remoulade, paris 94
Creamy Cucumber Salad, basics 85
Crudite Platter, tbcc 111
Crunchy Iceberg Salad with Creamy Blue Cheese, ahead 68
Endive and Avocado Salad, parties 137
Endive, Orange & Roquefort Salad, fool 69
Endive, Pear, and Roquefort Salad, paris 97
Endive, Stilton & Walnuts, fs 45
Fennel Salad, paris 99
French Green Bean Salad with Warm Goat Cheese, ahead 72
French Potato Salad, tbcc 96
French String Bean Salad, easy 108
Fresh Corn Salad, tbcc 101
Greek Panzanella, easy 89
Green Salad Vinaigrette, paris 102
Green Salad Vinaigrette, easy 75
Green Salad with Creamy Mustard Vinaigrette, fs 42
Guacamole Salad, home 85
Heirloom Tomatoes with Blue Cheese Dressing, home 64
Mache with Warm Brie & Apples, basics 98
Middle Eastern Vegetable Salad, easy 101
Old-Fashioned Carrot Salad, basics 81
Old-Fashioned Potato Salad, home 86
Panzanella, parties 102
Pesto, parties 142
Pesto Pea Salad, home 77
Provencal Potato Salad, tbcc 98
Roasted Butternut Squash Salad w/Cider Vinaigrette, basics 88
Roasted Pears with Blue Cheese , basics 96
Roasted Tomato Caprese Salad, basics 90
Salad with Warm Goat Cheese, paris 53
Salad with Warm Goat Cheese, parties 170
Snap Peas with Pancetta, easy 106
Sugar Snap Peas with Sesame, tbcc 105
Tarragon Potato Salad, easy 112
Tomato Fennel Salad, parties 145
Tomato Feta Salad, home 81
Tomato, Mozzarella & Basil, fs 64
Tomatoes & Burrata, ahead 58
Vegetable Coleslaw, tbcc 107
Vinaigrette, tbcc 113
Warm Fig & Arugula Salad, ahead 50
Warm Mushroom Salad, paris 100
Watermelon & Arugula Salad, easy 64
Winter Slaw, ahead 77

Rice, Grains & Pasta
Broccoli & Bow Ties, fs 205
Brown Rice, Tomatoes & Basil, fs 63
Curried Couscous, tbcc 94
Israeli Couscous & Tuna Salad, fool 101
Lobster & Shells, easy 94
Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, fs 58
Pasta, Pesto, and Peas, parties 101
Quinoa Tabbouleh with Feta, ahead 74
Szechuan Noodles, tbcc 108
Tabbouleh, parties 113
Wheatberry Salad, fs 67
White Bean & Arugula Salad, fool 108
Wild Rice Salad, easy 110


Caesar Club Sandwich, home 32
California BLT's, home 29
Cheddar and Chutney on Brioche, parties 199
Chicken Salad Sandwiches, home 37
Croque Monsieur, paris 48
Filet of Beef Sandwiches, parties 160
Grilled Salmon Sandwiches, parties 156
Ham & Leek Empanadas, ahead 70
Herbed Goat Cheese Sandwiches, parties 198
Lobster Rolls, parties 159
Roasted Pepper & Goat Cheese Sandwiches, home 46
Salmon & Guacamole Sandwiches, fool 95
Smoked Salmon & Egg Salad Tartines, home 40
Soft-Shell Crab Sandwiches, basics 138
Tomato Mozzarella Pan Bagnat, ahead 82
Tomato, Mozzarella & Pesto Panini, home 51
Truffled Filet of Beef Sandwiches, basics 94
Tuna & Hummus Sandwiches, easy 98
Ultimate Grilled Cheese, easy 102


Chicken & Other Poultry
Accidental Turkey, fool 120
Barbecued Chicken with Barbecue Sauce, tbcc 120
Chicken Bouillabaisse with Rouille, basics 111
Chicken Chili, parties 232
Chicken Piccata, home 96
Chicken Stew with Biscuits, fs 90
Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic, paris 113
Chicken with Goat Cheese & Basil, home 114
Chicken with Morels, paris 116
Chicken with Shallots, easy 124
Chicken with Wild Mushrooms, fool 118
Coq au Vin, basics 115
Cornish Hens with Cornbread Stuffing, home 94
Crispy Mustard-Roasted Chicken, fool 117
French Chicken Pot Pies, ahead 98
Herb-Roasted Turkey Breast, easy 127
Indonesian Ginger Chicken, tbcc 125
Jeffrey's Roast Chicken, easy 122
Lemon Chicken Breasts, easy 121
Lemon Chicken with Croutons, paris 110
Make-Ahead Roast Turkey, ahead 101
Make-Ahead Turkey Gravy with Onions and Sage, ahead 103
Oven-Fried Chicken, fs 81
Parmesan Chicken, fs 82
Parmesan Chicken Sticks, fs 200
Perfect Roast Chicken, tbcc 130
Perfect Roast Turkey, parties 182
Roast Capon, home 102
Roast Chicken with Bread & Arugula Salad, ahead 95
Roast Duck, paris 115
Roast Turkey with Truffle Butter, easy 128
Roasted Turkey Roulade, basics 109
Tequila Lime Chicken, fs 85
Turkey Meat Loaf, tbcc 138
Tuscan Lemon Chicken, basics 106

Beef & Veal
1770 House Meatloaf with Garlic Sauce, fool 129
Balsamic Roasted Beef, easy 144
Blue Cheese Burgers, home 92
Boeuf Bourguignon, paris 121
Brisket with Carrots and Onions, parties 64
Company Pot Roast, basics 117
Filet of Beef au Poivre, paris 124
Filet of Beef Bourguignon, tbcc 123
Filet of Beef with Gorgonzola Sauce, parties 82
French Bistro Steaks with Provencal Butter, basics 122
Grilled New York Strip Steaks, ahead 118
Grilled Steak & Arugula, easy 143
Mustard-Marinated Flank Steak, fool 126
Niman Ranch Burgers with Caramelized Onions, basics 120
Osso Buco, fool 144
Parker's Beef Stew, basics 124
Pastitsio, ahead 124
Rib-Eye Steaks with Cornmeal-Fried Onion Rings, home 109
Scott's Short Ribs, fs 94
Sliders, easy 141
Slow-Roasted Filet Beef with Basil Parmesan Mayonnaise, fool 122
Steak with Bearnaise Sauce, paris 126
Steakhouse Steaks with Roquefort Chive Sauce, easy 138
Stuffed Cabbage, home 106
Summer Filet of Beef with Bearnaise Mayonnaise, ahead 115
Sunday Rib Roast w/Mustard Horseradish Sauce or Stilton Sauce, fs 76
Veal Chops with Caramelized Shallots, fool 132
Veal Chops with Roquefort Butter, paris 128

Pork & Lamb
Baked Virginia Ham, tbcc 119
Baked Virginia Ham, parties 224
Bangers & Mustard Mash, easy 136
Easy Provencal Lamb, easy 134
Foolproof Ribs with Barbecue Sauce, fool 141
Four-Hour Lamb with French Flageolets, fool 138
Greek Lamb with Yogurt Mint Sauce, easy 131
Grilled Leg of Lamb, parties 110
Herbed Pork Tenderloins with Apple Chutney, ahead 109
Herb-Marinated Loin of Pork, basics 126
Herb-Roasted Lamb, fs 74
Lamb Kebabs with Couscous, home 99
Lamb Shanks & Orzo, fool 134
Loin of Pork with Fennel, home 104
Loin of Pork with Green Peppercorns, paris 118
Moroccan Lamb Tagine, ahead 111
Rack of Lamb, parties 172
Rack of Lamb Persillade, paris 132
Roast Lamb with White Beans, paris 130
Roast Loin of Pork with Fennel, parties 244
Roasted Sausages & Grapes, fool 137
Rosemary Rack of Lamb with Easy Tzatziki, ahead 120
Slow-Roasted Spiced Pork, ahead 106

Fish & Seafood
Amelia's Jambalaya, fool 161
Asian Grilled Salmon, parties 124
Baked Shrimp Scampi, basics 128
Bay Scallops Gratin, basics 132
Caesar-Roasted Swordfish, easy 150
Easy Coquilles Saint Jacques, ahead 133
Easy Lobster Paella, home 124
Easy Sole Meuniere, basics 131
Eli's Asian Salmon, home 118
Fennel & Garlic Shrimp, fool 93
Garlic & Herb Roasted Shrimp, ahead 140
Grilled Herb Shrimp with Mango Salsa, parties 138
Grilled Tuna Nicoise Platter, tbcc 140
Herb-Roasted Fish, ahead 131
Hot Smoked Salmon with Fresh Dill Sauce, fool 83
Indonesian Grilled Swordfish, basics 135
Kitchen Clambake, tbcc 126
Lobster Corn Fritters, fool 90
Lobster Pot Pie, tbcc 132
Mussels in White Wine, paris 68
Mustard-Roasted Fish, basics 136
Panko-Crusted Salmon, easy 152
Parker's Fish & Chips with Baked "Chips", fs 97
Pissaladiere, paris 57
Prosciutto Roasted Bass with Autumn Vegetables, basics 141
Provencal Fish Stew with Sriracha Rouille, ahead 137
Roasted Salmon with Green Herbs, easy 149
Roasted Shrimp with Feta, easy 146
Roasted Striped Bass, paris 134
Salmon & Melting Cherry Tomatoes, fool 150
Salmon with Fennel, tbcc 134
Salmon with Lentils, paris 136
Scallops Provencal, paris 135
Seafood Gratin, home 116
Seafood Platter Mustard/Cocktail/Mignonette Sauce, paris 70
Seared Scallops & Potato Celery Root Puree, fool 146
Seared Tuna with Mango Chutney, home 122
Sicilian Grilled Swordfish, fool 149
Swordfish with Tomatoes and Capers, tbcc 136

Pasta, Pizza, & Risotto
California Pizzas, parties 48
Easy Parmesan "Risotto", easy 160
Lasagna with Turkey Sausage, fs 100
Lemon Capellini with Caviar, tbcc 129
Lemon Fusilli with Arugula, home 120
Linguine with Shrimp Scampi, fs 106
Lobster Mac & Cheese, fool 155
Mac & Cheese, fs 202
Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe & Sausage, fool 152
Pasta with Pecorino & Pepper, basics 143
Penne alla Vecchia Bettola, fool 158
Penne with Five Cheeses, fs 89
Portobello Mushroom Lasagna, home 112
Real Meatballs & Spaghetti, fs 103
Roasted Vegetable Lasagna, ahead 127
Saffron Risotto with Butternut Squash, fs 86
Spaghetti Aglio e Olio, easy 157
Spaghettoni Al Pesto, parties 142
Spicy Turkey Meatballs & Spaghetti, easy 158
Spring Green Risotto, basics 147
Straw & Hay with Gorgonzola, fool 156
Summer Garden Pasta, home 121
Tagliarelle with Truffle Butter, basics 152
Weeknight Bolognese, easy 154
White Pizzas with Arugula, basics 82
Wild Mushroom Risotto, basics 144

Blue Cheese Souffle, paris 50
Dinner Spanakopitas, basics 149
Eggplant Gratin, paris 54
Goat Cheese Tart, paris 60
Homemade Gravy, fs 119
Roasted Asparagus & Prosciutto with Hollandaise Sauce, fool 104
Spinach in Puff Pastry, paris 66
Tomato & Goat Cheese Tarts, basics 92
Vegetable Pot Pie, parties 255
Warm Goat Cheese in Phyllo , basics 86
Zucchini & Goat Cheese Tart, ahead 85


Asparagus & Prosciutto Bundles, ahead 148
Asparagus with Hollandaise, paris 144
Balsamic-Roasted Brussels Sprouts, fool 196
Braised Red Cabbage with Pancetta, ahead 162
Broccoli Rabe with Garlic, home 149
Broccolini with Balsamic Vinaigrette, home 135
Brussels Sprouts Lardons, paris 154
Caramelized Butternut Squash, tbcc 151
Caramelized Shallots, paris 165
Carrot & Cauliflower Puree, ahead 169
Cauliflower Gratin, paris 156
Celery Root & Apple Puree, basics 169
Confetti Corn, basics 160
Crispy Roasted Kale, fool 174
Flat Beans with Pecorino, easy 174
French String Beans, paris 160
Garlic & Herb Tomatoes, home 130
Garlic Sauteed Spinach, fs 124
Garlic-Roasted Cauliflower, easy 173
Green Beans Gremolata, fool 169
Green Green Spring Vegetables, home 141
Herb-Roasted Onions, home 156
Leek & Artichoke Bread Pudding, ahead 178
Maple-Roasted Butternut Squash, basics 158
Mashed Butternut Squash, fs 127
Mashed Yellow Turnips with Crispy Shallots, fs 112
Mushroom & Leek Bread Pudding, fool 188
Orange-Braised Carrots & Parsnips, fool 170
Orange-Honey Glazed Carrots, home 133
Oven-Roasted Vegetables, basics 171
Pan-Roasted Root Vegetables, basics 176
Parmesan Fennel Gratin, fool 176
Parmesan-Roasted Broccoli, basics 172
Parmesan-Roasted Cauliflower, home 146
Pear & Parsnip Gratin, ahead 161
Peas & Pancetta, ahead 158
Pesto, easy 180
Provencal Cherry Tomato Gratin, fool 173
Provencal Tomatoes, fs 116
Rich Celery Root Puree, easy 187
Roasted Baby Bok Choy, ahead 153
Roasted Baby Pumpkins, tbcc 153
Roasted Beets, paris 150
Roasted Brussels Sprouts, tbcc 150
Roasted Butternut Squash, easy 177
Roasted Carrots, tbcc 149
Roasted Cauliflower Snowflakes, ahead 170
Roasted Cherry Tomatoes, parties 85
Roasted Fennel with Parmesan, tbcc 154
Roasted Parsnips & Carrots, basics 179
Roasted Summer Vegetables, easy 169
Roasted Tomatoes with Basil, basics 183
Roasted Vegetable Torte, tbcc 160
Roasted Winter Vegetables, fs 110
Sagaponack Corn Pudding, fs 128
Sausage-Stuffed Mushrooms, easy 184
Sauteed Asparagus and Snap Peas, parties 127
Sauteed Cabbage, parties 246
Sauteed Carrots, fs 122
Sauteed Fresh Corn, parties 125
Sauteed Wild Mushrooms, paris 162
Scalloped Tomatoes, easy 170
Spinach Gratin, parties 184
Spinach Pie, tbcc 162
Spinach with Feta & Pine Nuts, fool 181
String Beans with Shallots, fs 115
Stuffed Zucchini, ahead 175
Sweet Potato Puree, fool 178
Tomatoes Roasted with Pesto, easy 179
Vegetable Platter, tbcc 164
Vegetable Tian, paris 146
Zucchini Gratin, paris 148
Zucchini Pancakes, home 136
Zucchini with Parmesan, fs 121

Baked Potatoes with Yogurt & Sour Cream, basics 166
Baked Sweet Potato "Fries", basics 180
Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes, home 143
Crispy English Potatoes, fool 185
Crusty Baked Potatoes with Whipped Feta, ahead 154
Fingerling Potatoes, tbcc 159
Garlic Mashed Potatoes , paris 166
Garlic Roasted Potatoes, parties 86
Herbed New Potatoes, paris 168
Make-Ahead Goat Cheese Mashed Potatoes, ahead 157
Mashed Potatoes, fs 118
Matchstick Potatoes, paris 153
Mustard-Roasted Potatoes, home 153
Parmesan Chive Smashed Potatoes, ahead 177
Parmesan Smashed Potatoes, tbcc 158
Potato Basil Puree, easy 188
Potato Celery Root Puree, paris 163
Potato-Fennel Gratin, tbcc 156
Smashed Sweet Potatoes with Apples, parties 186
Truffled Mashed Potatoes, fool 187
Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes, ahead 180

Pasta, Rice, Grains, & Beans
Baked Farro & Butternut Squash, ahead 173
Baked Polenta with Mushrooms & Blue Cheese, ahead 174
Brown Rice & Wheatberries, fool 191
Chive Risotto Cakes, basics 174
Couscous with Peas & Mint, fool 182
Couscous with Pine Nuts, home 101
Couscous with Toasted Pine Nuts, easy 195
Creamy Cheddar Grits, basics 163
Creamy Parmesan Polenta, easy 182
Creamy Rosemary Polenta, home 147
Crusty Basmati Rice, fool 195
French Flageolet Beans, fool 192
Gingered Basmati Rice, ahead 164
Herbed Basmati Rice, home 138
Maple Baked Beans, home 150
Moroccan Couscous, paris 158
Noodle Kugel, parties 65
Orange Pecan Wild Rice, basics 164
Orzo with Roasted Vegetables, parties 174
Rosemary Polenta, fs 130
Spinach & Ricotta Noodle Pudding, ahead 150
Steamed Couscous, ahead 112
Stewed Lentils & Tomatoes, home 144
Summer Vegetable Couscous, ahead 167
Tomato Rice Pilaf, paris 149
Tuscan White Beans, easy 196
Warm French Lentils, easy 191
Wild Rice Pilaf, fs 129

Cranberry Fruit Conserve, parties 225
Homemade Applesauce, tbcc 155
Roasted Pear & Apple Sauce, easy 192


Cakes & Cupcakes
Baba au Rhum with Rum Syrup and Whipped Cream, paris 192
Beatty's Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting, home 165
Birthday Sheet Cake, fs 216
Black & White Angel Food Cake, home 184
Carrot Cake Cupcakes, parties 204
Carrot Cake with Ginger Mascarpone Frosting, fool 213
Chocolate Buttercream Cake, tbcc 194
Chocolate Cake with Mocha Frosting, ahead 199
Chocolate Cassis Cake, fool 205
Chocolate Cupcakes & Peanut Butter Icing, home 187
Chocolate Ganache Cake, parties 88
Coconut Cake, home 177
Coconut Cupcakes, tbcc 175
Decadent (Gluten-Free!) Chocolate Cake, ahead 212
Easy Cranberry & Apple Cake, easy 205
Flag Cake, fs 156
Fresh Apple Spice Cake, ahead 195
Fresh Peach Cake, easy 216
German Chocolate Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting, fool 227
Honey Vanilla Pound Cake, basics 208
Kathleen's Peanut Butter Icing, home 188
Lemon Angel Food Cake, fs 164
Lemon Cake, parties 104
Lemon Ginger Molasses Cake, ahead 222
Lemon Poppy Seed Cake, ahead 219
Lemon Yogurt Cake, home 168
Mocha Chocolate Icebox Cake, easy 206
Mocha Frosting, ahead 200
Old-Fashioned Banana Cake Cream Cheese Frosting, easy 222
Old-Fashioned Gingerbread, basics 202
Orange Chocolate Chunk Cake, parties 206
Orange Pound Cake, fs 142
Peach Raspberry Shortcakes, parties 146
Pear Clafouti, paris 186
Perfect Pound Cake, fool 208
Plum Cake "Tatin", paris 202
Pumpkin Roulade with Ginger Buttercream, basics 212
Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Maple Frosting, fool 223
Raspberry Cheesecake, fs 134
Red Velvet Cupcakes with Red Velvet Frosting, easy 218
Sticky Toffee Date Cake with Bourbon Glaze, fool 220
Strawberry Country Cake, parties 128
Strawberry Shortcakes, Deconstructed, easy 224
Tres Leches Cake with Berries, ahead 215

Cookies & Bars
Chocolate Chunk Blondies, fool 233
Chocolate Chunk Cookies, parties 235
Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies, easy 228
Chocolate Peanut Butter Globs, fool 230
Chocolate White Chocolate Chunk Cookies, parties 237
Coconut Macaroons, fs 163
Coconut Madeleines, paris 212
Elephant Ears, paris 197
English Chocolate Crisps, ahead 232
Fruitcake Cookies, home 195
Ginger Shortbread, ahead 230
Jam Thumbprint Cookies, fs 208
Lemon Bars, parties 200
Linzer Cookies, tbcc 178
Meringues Chantilly, paris 176
Orange French Lace Cookies, fool 236
Outrageous Brownies, tbcc 172
Peanut Butter & Jelly Bars, home 170
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies, parties 236
Pecan Sandies, fool 219
Pecan Shortbread, tbcc 181
Pecan Squares, tbcc 188
Raisin Pecan Oatmeal Cookies, basics 214
Raspberry Crumble Bars, fool 210
Rugelach, parties 69
Salted Caramel Brownies, fool 216
Salty Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookies, ahead 192
Shortbread Cookies with Dragees, parties 210
Shortbread Hearts, tbcc 177
Skillet Brownies, ahead 188
Ultimate Ginger Cookie, home 192

Pies & Tarts
Brownie Tart, paris 206
Chocolate Pudding Cream Tart, easy 210
Deep-Dish Apple Pie with Perfect Pie Crust, fs 158
French Apple Tart, basics 191
Fresh Blueberry Pie, ahead 205
Fresh Fruit Tart, tbcc 184
Frozen Key Lime Pie, fs 138
Fruit Tarts, parties 208
Italian Plum Tart, easy 217
Lemon Meringue Tart with Lemon Filling, paris 183
Lime Curd Tart, tbcc 187
Maple Pecan Pie, fool 247
Perfect Pie Crust, fool 244
Perfect Pie Crusts, ahead 206
Plum Tart, parties 190
Pumpkin Banana Mousse Tart, fs 151
Raspberry Tart, tbcc 182
Strawberry Tarts, paris 215
Ultimate Pumpkin Pie with Rum Whipped Cream, fool 241

Ice Cream
Affogato Sundaes, basics 217
Caramel Chocolate Nut Ice Cream, parties 162
Caramel Pecan Sundaes, home 206
Chocolate Sorbet, home 183
Coffee Granita, ahead 191
Espresso Ice Cream, fs 141
Ice Cream Bombe, paris 200
Ice Cream Sodas with Strawberry Syrup, parties 52
Mango Sorbet, paris 199
Stewed Berries & Ice Cream, fs 148
Ultimate Peach Ice Cream, easy 226
Vanilla Armagnac Ice Cream, parties 193

Chocolate Truffles, paris 221
Fleur de Sel Caramels, easy 232
French Chocolate Bark, basics 200
Homemade Marshmallows, fs 211
Rum Raisin Truffles, fool 248
Salted Caramel Nuts, ahead 229
Toasted Coconut Marshmallows, fs 213
White Chocolate Bark, easy 235

Apple Crostata, parties 176
Apple Dried Cherry Turnovers, basics 196
Baked Chocolate Pudding, basics 218
Brownie Pudding, basics 218
Chocolate Mousse, fs 166
Chocolate Orange Mousse, paris 204
Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries, basics 198
Coeur a la Creme with Raspberries, paris 189
Country Dessert Platter, tbcc 200
Creme Anglaise, paris 191
Creme Brulee, paris 222
Croissant Bread Pudding, tbcc 192
Dark Chocolate Terrine with Orange Sauce, ahead 209
Double Chocolate Pudding, parties 259
Eton Mess, easy 212
Fresh Lemon Mousse w/Sweet Whipped Cream, basics 194
Fresh Raspberry Gratins, basics 210
Frozen Berries with Hot White Chocolate, home 162
Fruit Juice Shapes, fs 206
Honey Vanilla Creme Fraiche, tbcc 198
Honey Vanilla Fromage Blanc w/Raspberry Sauce, basics 206
Ile Flottante, paris 180
Lime Curd, parties 203
Make-Ahead Whipped Cream, ahead 197
Make-Ahead Zabaglione with Amaretti, ahead 225
Mixed Berry Pavlova w/Sweetened Whipped Cream and Triple Raspberry Sauce, home 173
Old-Fashioned Apple Crisp, parties 226
Orange Sauce, ahead 211
Oven-Roasted Fruit, parties 117
Pain Perdue, paris 208
Panna Cotta with Balsamic Strawberries, home 190
Pastry Cream, paris 217
Pastry Cream, tbcc 197
Peach & Blueberry Crumbles, home 197
Peach and Raspberry Crisp, tbcc 190
Peaches in Sauternes, paris 211
Pear, Apple & Cranberry Crisp, home 200
Pears, English Stilton, and Port, parties 248
Perfect Poached Fruit, parties 66
Plum Crunch, basics 205
Plum Raspberry Crumble, paris 178
Profiteroles, paris 219
Prunes in Armagnac, fool 238
Pumpkin Mousse Parfait, home 180
Raspberry Orange Trifle with Orange Cream, fs 144
Raspberry Sauce, paris 190
Raspberry Sauce, ahead 228
Roasted Figs with Caramel Sauce, easy 208
Rum Raisin Rice Pudding, fs 147
Rum Raisin Tiramisu, easy 220
Stewed Rhubarb & Red Berries, fool 235
Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp, easy 214
Summer Fruit Crostata, home 203
Summer Pudding with Rum Whipped Cream, fs 168
Tiramisu, fs 170
Tri-Berry Crumbles, ahead 202
Vanilla Extract, tbcc 199
Vanilla Semifreddo with Raspberry Sauce, ahead 227


Scones, Muffins & Biscuits
Banana Crunch Muffins, tbcc 212
Blueberry Bran Muffins, ahead 256
Blueberry Coffee Cake Muffins, fs 174
Blueberry Streusel Muffins, basics 244
Buttermilk Cheddar Biscuits, basics 228
Cheddar-Dill Scones, tbcc 218
Chive Biscuits, fs 193
Chunky Banana Bran Muffins, home 216
Cranberry Harvest Muffins, tbcc 216
Cranberry Orange Scones, home 214
Easy Cheese Danish, home 218
Easy Sticky Buns, basics 240
Make-Ahead Salt & Pepper Biscuits, ahead 255
Maple-Oatmeal Scones, tbcc 223
Raspberry Corn Muffins, tbcc 215
Strawberry Scones, tbcc 220
Tri-Berry Muffins, home 212

Country French Omelet, basics 227
Herbed-Baked Eggs, paris 64
Mini Italian Frittatas, ahead 252
Omelet for Two, home 220
Potato Basil Frittata, fs 182
Roasted Asparagus with Scrambled Eggs, parties 34
Roasted Vegetable Frittata, easy 90
Scrambled Eggs & Salmon, home 223
Scrambled Eggs with Truffles, paris 63
Slow-Cooked Scrambled Eggs Three Ways, fs 178
Smoked Salmon Frittata, fs 184

Bagels with Smoked Salmon & Whitefish Salad, basics 238
Baked Blintzes with Fresh Blueberry Sauce, basics 230
Banana Sour Cream Pancakes, fs 177
Blueberry Crumb Cake, home 230
Breakfast Fruit Crunch, home 226
Breakfast Ricotta with Berries & Maple Syrup, ahead 240
Challah French Toast, fs 187
Chocolate Banana Crumb Cake, ahead 261
Cinnamon Baked Doughnuts, fool 252
French Toast Bread Pudding, easy 18
Fresh Fruit Platter, tbcc 231
Fresh Fruit with Honey Vanilla Yogurt, fs 194
Fruit Salad with Limoncello, basics 248
Hashed Browns, fs 188
Homemade Granola, tbcc 210
Homemade Granola Bars, basics 242
Homemade Muesli with Red Berries, basics 234
Homemade Ricotta, ahead 243
Maple Vanilla Cream of Wheat, ahead 244
Maple-Roasted Bacon, home 225
Orange Yogurt, tbcc 229
Overnight Belgian Waffles, ahead 248
Raspberry Baked French Toast, ahead 258
Sour Cream Coffee Cake, parties 37
Strawberry Rhubarb Compote with Greek Yogurt, ahead 250
Sunday Morning Oatmeal, home 229
Tri-Berry Oven Pancakes, basics 237


Brioche Loaves, paris 92
Date Nut Spice Bread, basics 246
Garlic Ciabatta Bread, basics 184
Honey White Bread, home 57
Irish Soda Bread, home 234
Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread, home 154
Popovers, parties 189
Sour Cream Corn Bread, ahead 239


Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Dog Biscuits, ahead 18

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