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Sardine Sandwich

Sardine Sandwich

An easy, filling sandwich that’s perfect for lunch. Pair with a soup, salad, or potato chips.

Franks & Beans & Sweet Potatoes

Franks & Beans & Sweet Potatoes

A cheap and grown-up take on the classic franks ‘n’ beans. The sweet potatoes add some richness (and make it slightly healthier!). Ready in under 40 min!

Garlic Scape Pesto

Garlic Scape Pesto

Curly whirly garlic scapes can look a bit odd when you find them in your farmshare or at your local market. But they make absolutely delicious pesto!

Beef, Tofu, and Broccoli

Beef, Tofu, and Broccoli

Slightly sweet, flavor-packed stir fry with beef, broccoli, and tofu, as well as soy sauce, brown sugar, garlic, and ginger. Perfect over white rice.

Buffalo Chicken Bombs

Buffalo Chicken Bombs

These are crunchy, spicy, cheesy, delicious bites that — be warned — are both addictive and a bit heavy. Perfect for the Super Bowl or any other big party.

Goat Cheese & Artichoke Dip

Goat Cheese & Artichoke Dip

This no-bake dip is packed with flavor without feeling too rich or heavy. (Plus, no mayo!) Comes together in about 15 minutes.

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

A rich, indulgent soup topped with carby cheese.

Roasted Canned Tomatoes

Roasted Canned Tomatoes

These are just… so. good. It’s hard to describe the combination of crispiness, sweetness, umami, and a hint of salt. Make this tonight.

Easy Beef Stroganoff

Easy Beef Stroganoff

This is a delicious, easy beef stroganoff that uses ground beef, cream of mushroom soup, and doesn’t require sour cream or fresh mushrooms.

Sausage with Kale & Beans

Sausage with Kale & Beans

This one-pot recipe with sausage, kale, and white beans makes a quick dinner. Red wine softens the kale, and the beans balance out the heaviness of sausage.