Fall Recipes

Fall is my favorite time of year — cozy sweaters and crisp, cool nights inspire a host of comforting dishes and desserts! Everything from slow-braised meats, Italian duck ragù, and Pacific Salmon to squash gratin, apple pie, and delicious seasonal mushrooms. And since Autumn (like any other season) is a season for both the savory and the sweet, it just wouldn’t be complete without steaming hot toddies, gooey crunchy cookies, warm fruit pies, and Mom’s tasty cobbler.

Vidalia onion with the bottom and the skin cut to make it look like a flower with crispy golden onion ring strings above and below it

How to Make Easy French Fried Vidalia Onion Ring Strings

These crispy, golden brown french fried Vidalia onion ring strings make the best topper to burgers, and sandwiches, or tucked into wraps. They’re naturally sweet, salty, crunchy, and crispy, and they couldn’t be easier to make. Just be sure to fry up extra because it’s hard to stop eating them […]

belgian cookie crust in 9 inch springform cake pan

2-Ingredient Belgian Biscoff Cookie Crust

This Biscoff Cookie Crust recipe has been my go-to cheesecake crust for years.  It’s so easy and tasty that you may never go back to using a graham cracker crust again (and no one will be sad about it). Buttery, full of caramelly goodness, with a hint of warm spice, […]

graham cracker crust in 9 inch springform cake pan ready to be filled

A Better Graham Cracker Crust

What makes this graham cracker crust better than all the rest?  For starters, it’s not rocket science or some crazy ingredient that makes this easy recipe for graham cracker crust a cut above the rest. There’s double the delicious buttery crust per square inch of filling than usual and it’s […]

British Style Fried Fish & Chips (the Crispiest Ever)

This British-style fried fish and chips recipe is so crispy it actually crackles. When you tap on it with the back of a spoon, it sounds like you’re tapping on glass (watch the video below to hear it). We love this UK comfort food and it couldn’t be easier to […]

lard and butter pie dough in glass pie plate ready to bake

The Flakiest Butter and Lard Pie Crust Recipe

This may be the only pie crust you’ll ever need. It’s tender, buttery, super flaky and so versatile that it can be used for all of your sweet and savory pies, tarts, and, quiche recipes. If you’re looking for a flaky vegan pie crust, simply follow all the measurements and […]

perfectly baked golden brown pecan pie on a metal sheet tray

The Very Best Southern Pecan Pie (made for the Oscars)

Simple and classic with a homemade flaky crust and toasty nutty sweet pecan filling, this is the best pecan pie recipe for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or any time of year. Make it a day or two ahead, or freeze it so it’s one less thing to bake during the holiday rush. […]