Cooking with Gear & Gadgets

Learn how to put your favorite gear to work. We’ve got tips on how to make the most of your pressue cooker, Dutch oven, cast-iron skillet, air fryer and much more.

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    San Francisco Cioppino

    Traditionally, cioppino is made with whatever seafood was caught that day or whatever seafood is on hand. It began as a soup for the working class, but with how delicious it tastes, it's no wonder this dish made its way into high-end restaurants and hotels. Feel free to use whatever fish, shellfish and seafood you can find. —Barbara Pletzke, Herndon, Virginia

    One-Pot Coconut Curry Lentil Soup

    This curry soup might be vegan, but it's still as creamy as ever. If you prefer a meatier bowl, toss...



    Apple-Walnut Bread Pudding

    Bread pudding is one of those desserts that you basically can throw anything into. It's the kitchen sink of desserts....


    Air-Fryer Cinnamon Rolls

    By starting with refrigerated crescent roll dough, you can have fresh, homemade cinnamon rolls in only a few minutes, especially...

    Spinach and Feta Bourekas

    Light and soft, with a bit of crunch, these bourekas are one of my favorite appetizers for holidays. They can...


    Air-Fryer Carrots

    I love roasting carrots to bring out their sweetness. I think thyme really complements the flavor of these air-fryer carrots,...

    Air-Fryer Butternut Squash

    A tart orange glaze gives this air-fryer butternut squash a unique and surprising flavor. Low in fat and sodium, the...


    Air-Fryer Hash Browns

    These air-fryer hash browns are one of my go-to sides. They come together quickly, and the air fryer gets them...


    Air-Fryer Onion Crescent Rolls

    French fried onions aren't just for green bean casserole. Sprinkle them onto crescent roll dough before rolling up and you'll...


    Lazy Cake

    This lazy cake will fix that sweet tooth craving. The no-bake treat is made with cookie pieces stirred with hazelnut...

    Air-Fryer Cinnamon Breakfast Bites

    These scrumptious breakfast treats are so quick and easy to make and the air fryer gives this a crispy, sugary...


    Air-Fryer Vegan Butter Cauliflower

    If you follow a vegetarian diet or simply love Indian butter chicken, I encourage you to try this vegan version...


    Air-Fryer Black Bean Chimichangas

    These chimichangas get a little love from the air fryer, so they’re much healthier than their deep-fried counterparts. Black beans...


    Air-Fried Butternut Squash Tacos

    Butternut squash tossed with southwestern spices makes a wonderful base for vegetarian tacos. I'm always looking for easy and healthy...


    Huckleberry Bear Claws

    Beware: Bear claws may lead to bear hugs! My family can't get enough of these quick, easy pastries made from...

    Air-Fryer Latkes

    Hot, crispy potato latkes are such a treat, but who wants to deal with all the oil and grease? I...


    Falafel

    Falafel is a common street food in the Middle East. This falafel recipe is gluten-free, crunchy on the outside, tender...


    Baba Ganoush

    Baba ganoush (also spelled baba ghanoush or baba ghanouj) is a Lebanese dip made with roasted eggplant. It's typically served...


    Gluten-Free Stuffing

    Gluten-free eaters, rejoice! Now you can enjoy everyone's favorite Thanksgiving dish, too. This easy gluten-free stuffing has all the classic...


    Vegan Gravy

    This vegan gravy is really easy to make. I like to serve it over poutine, but it's perfect with mashed...


    Banana Pudding Cake

    I love to make cakes, and my family loves banana pudding. One day while brainstorming in the kitchen, I came...


    Slow-Cooker Hard-Boiled Eggs

    These slow-cooker hard-boiled eggs are my go-to for a group. They're a lifesaver and perfect for the holidays! I love...


    Watermelon Rind Preserves

    This is an old-fashioned recipe and a wonderful way to reduce food waste. Watermelon rind preserves are not like traditional...


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    Southern Peach Toasts

    These bruleed peach toasts are my creative homage to the beloved southern fresh peach cobbler. It is an upscale presentation...


    Hard-Boiled Eggs in the Oven

    Making hard-boiled eggs in the oven is just as quick and effective as preparing them on the stovetop. This method...


    Tomato-Basil Party Dip

    If you're short on time, look for prepared seasoned crostini, which are available in many grocery stores. Heat briefly in...


    Southwest Vegetarian Chili

    My vegetarian daughter inspired me to develop this nutritious, meatless chili recipe. No one will miss the meat! I use...


    Layered Avocado Bean Dip

    I grew up in Northern California, and I miss the flavors from home all the time. I made up this...


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    Best Ever Veggie Burger

    It was so hard finding a veggie burger that tasted good, didn't fall apart on the grill and was easy...