Recipe of the Day

Feast your eyes on our daily dose of top-rated recipes and fantastic food photos.

December 9: Chicken Meatball Tikka Masala

This can easily be an appetizer or main dish served with basmati rice and garlic naan.

December 1: Buffalo Chicken Grilled Cheese

What do you get when you combine chicken wings with a classic grilled cheese? You get this unbelievable sandwich.

December 2: Cauliflower Fritters

"These are great! Making them a bit smaller makes them crispier (as you would expect) and more fun!"


December 3: Peppermint White Mocha Cheesecakes

These mini cheesecakes taste like a peppermint white mocha and look like cute little mugs!

December 4: Gingerbread Men in a Bubble Bath

Tiny, bite-sized gingerbread men languishing in a sweet, creamy bubble bath will usher in a childlike, yuletide spirit.

December 5: Coffee Punch

This one has a bit more of a kick with the addition of Bourbon and a bit of banana liqueur to lighten it up. 

December 6: Caramel-Stuffed Crinkle Skillet Cookie

A festive, caramel-stuffed chocolate cookie created in a rustic cast iron skillet.

December 7: Lasagna Grilled Cheese

Lasagna + garlic bread are a classic combo, but turn it into a sandwich and you have one melty, delicious dish.

December 8: Brownie Babka Doughnuts

A beloved twisted sweet bread gets a new twist by transforming into a tasty, crumbly, chewy doughnut.”“A beloved twisted sweet bread gets a new twist by transforming into a tasty, crumbly, chewy doughnut.

December 9: Chicken Meatball Tikka Masala

This can easily be an appetizer or main dish served with basmati rice and garlic naan.

December 10: Snowman Snowball Cake

Who needs a snowfall to make a charming, Christmas-y snowman? This chocolate-coconut-marshmallow snowman will illuminate any home.

December 11: Bagel French Toast Casserole

“OMG! Came out absolutely delicious with the most amazing texture! Will definitely make again." 


December 12: Zucchini Latkes

“A different take on the old Chanukah standard.”


December 13: Bacon Bourbon Caramel Popcorn

"What a fantastic combination! I love caramel corn and bacon and bourbon...and I loved this recipe.”


December 14: Christmas Cookie Jelly Bars

This holiday take on the classic Jell-O pretzel salad will definitely be a crowd pleaser this holiday season.

December 15: Scalloped Potato Lasagna

The classic favorite lasagna gets a potato twist in this beloved cheesy dish.

December 16: Whipped Shortbread Cookies

"These have got to be the easiest shortbread cookies in the universe! Besides being so easy they are a taste of heaven, a melt in your mouth cookie."

-Iron Bloomers

December 17: Rotisserie Chicken Tortilla Soup

Pick a rotisserie chicken that has been rubbed in barbecue spices or other aromatics to add extra flavor to this easy soup.

December 18: Pan Grilled Pork Chops

"This recipe was easy to put together. The chops were moist and quite tasty. I'll definitely make this dish again."


December 19: White Chocolate Chip Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

"Made these again this year by request of the entire family for the holidays! Everyone loved them!"

-Dann Braid

December 20: Hot Cranberry Sangria

"We loved the fruit-spiced flavor and the fruit garnish added [some] appeal."


December 21: Batter-Fried Shrimp

"Great, light crust!"


December 22: Orange Cranberry Cinnamon Roll Tree

This festive holiday tree is made out of orange sweet rolls studded with dried cranberries. It’s the perfect centerpiece/dessert for all of your holiday get-togethers.

December 23: Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes

“They were delicious, and so easy not having to boil and drain a big pot of steaming potatoes. This is a keeper for my holiday meals from now on.”


December 24: Traditional Eggnog

"Yum! Yum! Now THIS is egg nog. It's nicely thick and deliciously creamy.”


December 25: Fudge Crinkles

"These taste like bite sized brownies. 'Nuf said."

-Seattle Lori

December 26: Pizza With Ricotta, Brocollini and Sausage

“Skip delivery and make your own pizza instead.”


December 27: Pomegranate Persimmon Salad

"I absolutely love this. I made it for a dinner party with my friends and got the most RAVE reviews!”


December 28: Banana Pudding Tarts

Spruce up your mornings with these sweet breakfast tarts that are filled with vanilla pudding, bananas and crushed up vanilla wafers.

December 29: Sweet and Spicy Sweet Potato Bake

"Even the people who said, 'I never have liked sweet potatoes,' said these were great!"


December 30: Bacon in the Oven

"Here's a tip: Crinkle the foil up a bit, then unfold it again before spreading it over the pan. This creates divots that the grease can go into as it cooks."


December 31: Champagne-Battered Chicken Nuggets

Why drink your bubbly when you can eat it? Kidding! Pair these with a glass of Champagne for the ultimate New Year's Eve celebration.