Recipes

Browse all of our recipes, from quick and easy weeknight dinners to holiday favorites. Whether you're in the mood for chicken, one-pot pasta, or a chocolate dessert, we've got you covered here at marthastewart.com.

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Easy Basic Pancakes

Rating: 3.64 stars 4791
Nothing says "weekend" like homemade pancakes for breakfast. Our easy recipe will help you whip them up in less than 30 minutes. Making pancake batter from scratch is so simple that you'll wonder why you never did it before!

Our Best Summer Squash Recipes to Prepare This Season

Summer squash are a mild-tasting, versatile vegetable (alright, technically a fruit) that are equally delicious in savory and sweet dishes.

Breaded Chicken Breasts

Rating: 3.21 stars 291
Whenever you make breaded and fried chicken, it disappears almost immediately. Try our foolproof three-step method for perfect results every time, then turn it into Chicken Parmesan or serve over salad.

12 Tasty Sides to Serve with Burgers (Other Than Fries!)

You love a burger, but you're not always in the mood to enjoy one with a pile of fries. Are they your only side option? We think the simplicity of a classic burger makes it an ideal canvas for pairing with all manner of easy dishes. These are our favorite ideas.
By Teri Tsang Barrett

Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Rating: 3.75 stars 9054
Chocolate chip cookies are a go-to favorite dessert, sweet snack, or after-school treat. This cookie—which is made in the soft and chewy style—gives you both the nostalgia of childhood bake sales and the satisfying, grown-up flavors of dark chocolate. After just three steps and a quick bake in the oven, the only thing you'll need is a glass of cold milk or frothy coffee. 

John Legend's Macaroni and Cheese

Rating: 3.69 stars 1738
When musician John Legend visited Martha Stewart, he shared this recipe for his favorite Southern comfort food. Learn how to make the singer's delicious, creamy macaroni and cheese at home.

Easy Waffles

Rating: 3.69 stars 294
Consider this your new, go-to waffle recipe when you want to start your day off on a sweet note. No fussy steps or unexpected ingredients are required here, which means you can whip these up whenever your cravings hit.

No-Bake Cheesecake

Rating: 3.58 stars 1833
There are certain days during the summer when the last place anyone wants to be is in a hot kitchen. But that's when kids can come to the rescue, making a delicious dessert for the whole family without ever having to ask their parents to turn on the oven. This no-bake cheesecake is sure to please with its creamy center. 

Basic Chicken Soup

Rating: 3.62 stars 377
Everyone has their own favorite chicken soup recipe, but rarely have so few ingredients added up to so much comfort. This version has classic flavors and, thanks to a simplified method, cooks more quickly than traditional chicken soups (the dish is ready in a little over an hour). There's no need to make a separate stock; the vegetables and meat form their own satisfying broth.

Coconut Cloud Cake

Rating: 3.77 stars 565
This light, flavorful dessert, filled and topped with seven-minute frosting and coconut, is a little slice of heaven.

Simple Crepes

Rating: 3.61 stars 825
Crepes are easier to make than you think. These French street-food staples can be dressed up with sweet or savory toppings and any number of flavorful fillings.
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14 Surprisingly Healthy Casseroles Everyone Is Sure to Adore
A beloved comfort food and a staple for many families, casseroles have a reputation for being heavy on fat and calories. The one-pan wonders featured here, from creamy chicken and rice to enchiladas and elegant vegetable gratins, contain all the things we love about casseroles, but with smart ingredient tweaks and healthy swaps that will change the game for good.
Classic Chicken-Vegetable Soup
Rating: 3.3 stars
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You can't go wrong with this classic chicken-vegetable soothing soup—it's good for what ails you. This traditional recipe is delicious and easy to make.