How To Make Crispy Corn Fritters — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman) Open Slideshow Making fresh summer corn into crisp corn fritters is one of the fastest ways to turn corn on the cob into a hearty dinner (or breakfast or a snack, really). Corn fritters are essentially a quick corn cake batter studded with fresh corn, jalapeños, and chives that’s gently fried … [Read more…]

Recipe: 3-Ingredient Buttery White Wine Pasta Sauce — Recipes from The Kitchn

Take three basic ingredients (you get pasta water and salt as freebies), plus some comfort-food inspiration, and you’ve got a grown-up version of buttered noodles that’s light with just a hint of indulgence. Dry white wine, a pat of butter, and nutty Parmesan come together for a light summery sauce for any pasta you’re cooking … [Read more…]

Recipe: Slow Cooker Peach Carnitas — Quick and Easy Weeknight Dinners

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman) If you come over to my house for dinner, I’ll most likely serve carnitas tacos. Why? The combination of tender pork, crunchy fresh toppings, and soft warm tortillas make for a fun, satisfying meal that each person can customize to their exact mood and preferences. Traditional carnitas always hit the spot, … [Read more…]

10 Quick & Colorful Ways to Top Chicken Breast — 3-Ingredient Upgrades

(Image credit: Faith Durand) A golden, pan-seared chicken breast is a weeknight savior. A staple in many a dinner rotation, its versatility means you can turn to it for countless meals without getting sick of it — as long as you dress it up. Sometimes, that’s as simple as changing up the toppings. Here’s how … [Read more…]

Beyond Subway Tile: 10 of the Prettiest Backsplashes We’ve Ever Seen — Kitchen Design

We love subway tile as much as the next home cook, but it’s not the end all be all when it comes to kitchen backsplash options. If you’re looking for some inspiration for your soon-to-be renovated space, or you just want to ogle some pretty kitchens, check out these beautiful subway tile alternatives — in … [Read more…]

Recipe: Creamy Corn Mac and Cheese — Oh So Corny!

(Image credit: Brie Passano) This recipe epitomizes summer comfort food. With two cups of fresh corn kernels, creamy, salty feta (Bulgarian or French, if we’re getting very specific), and the mix of basil and red pepper flakes, this mac and cheese is rich, cozy, and devastatingly easy to make. READ MORE »

Recipe: The Ultimate Grilled Zucchini Salad — Quick and Easy Weeknight Sides

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman) When your garden is awash with zucchini and yellow squash, grill them into submission and make this fork and knife salad. Chunky zucchini are grilled until smoky and tender and then tossed in a bright lemon vinaigrette while still warm so that the squash gets a chance to soak in all … [Read more…]