salted chocolate chunk cookies |

salted chocolate chunk cookies

Salted chocolate chunk cookies - smitten kitchen Note from Katie: These turned out dry and flavorless. They retain the shape of the scoop so if you want flat cookies, press them down.

carrot salad with tahini and crisped chickpeas |

carrot salad with tahini and crisped chickpeas

carrot salad with lemon and tahini dressing and roast chickpeas // smitten kitchen // made - tasty but since I left out the pistachios (not a huge fan), felt like it needed one more ingredient. Chickpeas were delicious and I'd eat them again on their own.

apple pie cookies | smitten kitchen

apple pie cookies

blue and red berry star galettes |

blue and red berry ricotta galette

potato tortilla |

Potato Tortilla, Tortilla de Patatas, or Tortilla Española

almond rhubarb picnic bars |

almond rhubarb picnic bars

New recipe, Almond Rhubarb Picnic Bars: Let's cook for the life we want, not for the life we have. Thus: I choose picnic bars (and hammocks, lawns and lazy weekends).

chicken gyro salad |

Chicken Gyro Salad

Chicken Gyro Salad Smitten Kitchen: Grilled chicken, tzatziki, pitas and a salad -- a great big help-yourself platter for a small or large crowd -- is what I want every summer meal to taste like.

homemade barbecue sauce |

Homemade Barbecue Sauce

If you want the worlds best barbecue sauce recipes you will find those recipes here on this page. And we hope you enjoy the barbecue sauce recipes on this page. I know it may not seem like it with all that snow and bad weather outside but it.

charred eggplant and walnut pesto pasta salad |

Charred Eggplant and Walnut Pesto Pasta Salad

Eggplant + Walnut Pesto Pasta Salad (Smitten Kitchen) - A mayo-free pasta salad with grilled vegetables and a vinaigrette so good, you’ll want to eat it from a spoon.

oven ribs, even better |

oven ribs, even better

sweet and smoky oven spareribs |

sweet and smoky oven spareribs

sweet and smoky oven spareribs // smitten kitchen. Author indicates recipe as posted was a little sweet for her taste, and that dialing back the sugar may be a good idea.

bourbon peach hand pies |

bourbon peach hand pies

Over a year ago, I made hand pies and declared them a delicious disaster. The pie dough wasn’t bendy enough to suit what I had in mind, and they too easily leaked and broke, but that had no e…

cucumber yogurt raita salad |

Cucumber Yogurt Raita Salad

Cucumber Raita Yogurt Salad by smittenkitchen: Refreshing and cooling. Instead of yogurt burying a little bit of cucumber, this has a a great pile of cucumber and a smaller amount of dressing.

quiche lorraine |

quiche lorraine

So, I’m cheating. I really wasn’t planning on cooking just yet. You see, I spent a whole lot of the last few weeks of pregnancy honing in on cookbooks that focus on simpler, but uncompr…

napa cabbage salad with the best buttermilk dressing |

napa cabbage salad with buttermilk dressing