Christmas cookies that are as dramatic to behold as they are delicious to nosh. Swear. From everyone's favorite food scientist, Shirley O. Corriher

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Spicy Snowflake Cookies
posted by LC Editors | Fri, Dec 14 2018, 09:01 AM

These spicy snowflake cookies call for cloves, cinnamon, and ginger for a bit of spice in each bite. Christmas cookies that are as dramatic as they are delicious.

Spicy Snowflake Cookies

These classic Christmas cookies, just like the winter cold, are ever so slightly like a light slap in the face from all the spices. In the most inviting possible way. Sorta like waking you up. Not just to their flavor....

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Egg and Cheese Strata
posted by LC Editors | Thu, Dec 13 2018, 09:00 AM

This egg and cheese strata, made with eggs, Fontina, asparagus, and prosciutto, can be put together ahead of time or last minute. A great breakfast or simple dinner.

A white oval casserole filled with egg and cheese strata--bread, Fontina cheese, eggs, prosciutto, and asparagus

This is not your mom’s overnight breakfast sausage. No Jimmy Dean’s sausage. No lurid packaged shreds of processed cheese. No tube of crescent rolls on the side. Just simple ingredients and...

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Little Gem Salad
posted by LC Editors | Wed, Dec 12 2018, 09:54 AM

Little Gem salad. Such an appropriate name. Made with Little Gem lettuce, radishes, shallots, walnuts, ricotta salata cheese, and walnut vinaigrette, it’s truly a little gem of a salad.

A bowl of a little gem salad--made up of little gem lettuce, radishes, shallots, walnuts, and walnut vinaigrette

Bright. Vibrant. Fresh. Easy. Surprising. Maybe even a little scintillating. Everything we think a salad should be is right here in this inventive toss of herbs and greens...

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Salt and Vinegar Roasted Potatoes
posted by LC Editors | Wed, Dec 12 2018, 09:00 AM

These salt and vinegar roasted potatoes are halved new potatoes boiled in vinegar-infused water and then tossed with salt and oregano and roasted. Just before serving, they’re tossed with garlic and topped with feta cheese.

White bowl filled with salt and vinegar roasted potatoes topped with crumbled feta cheese and oregano

If you like your fries with plenty of salt and malt vinegar, or if you’re a fool for all things pickled, or if you’ve ever demolished a bag...

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Classic Shortbread Cookies
posted by LC Editors | Tue, Dec 11 2018, 09:12 AM

These classic shortbread cookies are made with just 5 ingredients butter, sugar, flour, vanilla, and a pinch of sea salt. A simple, perfect approach to a beloved Scottish tradition that’s a perfect Christmas cookie.

A stack of star-shaped cutout classic shortbread cookies, lightly dusted with sugar, and a brown takeout container and a gift tag

There are quite a lot of shortbread cookies impostors out there. You know, sugar cookies that are okay but aren’t as tender or delicate or buttery...

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