20 Project Recipes That Are Perfect for a Rainy Day

Have some extra time on your hands? Spend it making these recipes that are worth the extra time.

Pastitsio

A triple-decker composition of tubular pasta, spiced meat sauce, and lush bécham…

Upside-Down Tomato Tart

In summer, sweet fruit tarts usually get the limelight. Instead, this savory tak…

Millionaire's Shortbread

Britain’s triple-decker combo of buttery cookie, sweet caramel, and dark chocola…

Best French Onion Soup

Most versions of this age-old recipe hide a mediocre broth under a crust of brea…

Chocolate Babka

This rich, tender, yeasted bread with swirls of chocolate is an impressive holid…

Milk Chocolate Crémeux Tart

This crisp, elegantly slim, and shockingly simple pâte sucrée crust should be in…

Cuban Sandwiches

A great sandwich is built on great parts. This Florida original is no exception.

Kanelbullar (Swedish Cinnamon Buns)

The sugar-and-spice delights known as kanelbullar feature a rich dough that's pe…

Paris-Brest

We knew this showstopper French dessert was both elegant and delicious. Now that…

Texas Barbecue Brisket

The challenge: a whole, hulking 12-pound brisket cooked to juicy tenderness comp…

Breton Kouign Amann

A little bit croissant and a little bit sticky bun, Brittany's traditional kouig…

Crispy Slow-Roasted Pork Belly

Cure and smoke pork belly and you’ve got bacon. Roast the belly instead and you’…

Sticky Buns

Sticky buns look inviting, but most are dry and overly sweet, with a topping th…

Tourte aux Pommes de Terre (French Potato Pie)

This rich, golden specialty of central France is truly decadent—and you'll love …

Flat Hand-Pulled Noodles (Biang Biang Mian) with Ch...

Treat yourself to these bangin’ Biang Biang noodles.

Strawberry Galette

Looking for a simple spring dessert with outsize flavor and impact? Read on.

Updated Beef Wellington for Four

Culinary triumph awaits: I'll guide you through wrapping beef tenderloin in eart…

Ultimate Banana Bread

Any 10-year-old can make the typical dry, bland banana bread. But if you want to…

Braciole

Inspired by my nonna's stuffed beef rolls slow-cooked in rich tomato sauce, I se…

Double-Crust Chicken Pot Pie

Patience is more than just a virtue. It’s also the key to a perfect pot pie.