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The BEST Banana Bread? Right this way.

Summer

gooey oat bars, stacked vertically

Bake Sale Winning-est Gooey Oat Bars

dessert repertoire

Dessert Repertoire: Essential Recipes

One-Bowl Buttermilk Birthday Cake on a cake plate.

One-Bowl Buttermilk Birthday Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe (Tons of Tips 🎉)

roast chicken arugula salad

What to do with Leftover Roast Chicken? Make a Salad.

A brioche cinnamon bun, frosted.

The BEST Overnight Brioche Cinnamon Buns

9 Favorite Cakes made with oil (as opposed to butter).

9 Favorite Oil-Based Cakes | The Case for Making Cakes with Oil (As Opposed to Butter)

just-baked orange-ricotta pound cake — this is a one-bowl cake, flavored with orange zest and orange liqueur, made with butter (as opposed to oil). It stays moist for days and makes a wonderful gift.

One-Bowl, Orange-Ricotta Pound Cake

Favorite all-purpose pie dough plus all of the pies and pastries I use it with.

Foolproof All-Purpose Pie Dough Recipe {Video} + 5 Pie & Tarts To Use It In

A steamer filled with Chinese steamed scallion buns.

Chinese Steamed Buns with Scallions (Hua Juan)

Apple cobble with hot sugar crust, just baked.

Apple Cobbler with Hot Sugar Crust

Peach (or Pluot) Cobbler with Hot Sugar Crust

A pan of blistered poblano peppers stuffed with quinoa, corn, and Monterey Jack.

Blistered Poblanos Stuffed with Corn, Quinoa, and Monterey Jack

A bowl of rice noodles with herbs and nuoc cham.

Rice Noodles with Nuoc Cham, Herbs, & Crispy Tofu

A pan of just-baked eggplant involtini.

Pressure Cooker Tomato-Basil Sauce + Eggplant Involtini (Again)

A sheet pan filled with freshly baked bagels.

Foolproof Homemade Bagels Recipe

A jar of basil pesto.

Large Batch Basil Pesto

Four bottles of homemade rhubarb schnapps.

Rhubarb Schnapps, Updated

A platter of shaved Kohlrabi Salad with basil and parmesan.

Shaved Kohlrabi Salad with Basil and Parmesan

CSA Week 3: Chatting Strategy with Margaret Roach + Storing Basil | Salted Cucumbers | Sugar Snap Pea Salad

36 Favorite Summer Salads

A bowl of 3-ingredient lentil salad.

Mind-Blowing, Three-Ingredient Trader Joe’s Lentil Salad

CSA Weeks 1 & 2: Essential Recipes for Greens + Radish (or Turnip) Tartines with Anchovy Butter

“Dry”-Grilled Vegetable Tacos with Tomatillo Salsa & Cilantro-Lime Crema