Put that extra hour of time to good use by making a recipe that needs just a few extra minutes to rise, marinate, or simmer.
Peppermint-White Chocolate Candy SlabsLet these delicious candies stand for one hour and you can cross nearly everyone off your gift list this year. Simply package the homemade bark into festive tins and bind with ribbon. Don't forget the recipe!
Cocoa-and-Chile-Rubbed Pork ChopsBrine pork chops for an hour in a mixture of water, red pepper, and salt. That hands-off hour ensures these pork chops are at their very best, and most flavorful.
Rice BreadLetting the dough for this delicious recipe rise well be the best spent hour you’ve had in your kitchen lately. The best news? While it rises, you can be anywhere else you'd like to be: on the porch with a drink, sipping coffee on the armchair, or even grabbing a quick manicure.
Refrigerator Yeast RollsOnce you make this delicious recipe, you'll never go back to store-bought rolls again. Make a big batch; the family is sure to want them later in the week.
Chocolate TrufflesThis beautiful bowl of chocolate needs a little time to set, so that extra hour you get overnight is perfect for the firming process. After it's set, simple spoon out servings and enjoy.
Boiled PeanutsServe a Southern delicacy for an afternoon snack. Once these peanuts are cooked, let them stand one hour before enjoying.
So Good BrowniesThis, on the other hand, will be the longest hour of your life. To get the best flavor, let these chocolate morsels cool completely. You may need to bind your hands.
Chocolate-Pumpkin Marble CakeThis playful marbled pound cake features two separate batters, one flavored with chocolate and the other with pumpkin. And though it takes one hour to bake, you'll thank your patience later.
One-Hour Spanish Chickpea SoupPut your pressure cooker to work and have dry and tender chickpeas in just one hour. Use high-quality, cured Spanish chorizo (and not the fresh or raw Mexican version) for the best flavor and texture in this earthy, satisfying soup.
Beef and Butternut ChiliThis warm, savory stew simmors for one hour. This will give the warm aromas enough time to fill your kitchen and house.