The Best Recipes from MetroCooking DC
Steal a glance at the best recipes our celebrity chefs have to offer. Get inspired and get cooking!
Bananas Foster Milkshake
Apple Pie Moonshine Shooters
Beer Braised Beef Cheek
Butternut Squash Ravioli and Smoked Cabbage Cream
Transform pasta night from plain to perfect with this from-scratch ravioli recipe. Don't cheat on the sauce; it's worth every second of prep.
Gato Brick Chicken with Tarragon and Salsa Verde
This simple chicken recipe is perfect, and then you add the sauce. Memorable flavors abound. Your house has never smelled this good.
Prosciutto, Provolone & Pepper Stuffed Pork Chops
"I could eat this again and again." One Editor is going to have her hands full after that feedback! This pork chop recipe is loaded with the rich flavors of prosciutto and provolone and gets a colorful hit from finely diced veggies.
Quinoa Rice Pudding with Caramelized Apples and Honey
Is it dessert? Is it breakfast? It's both! This gluten-free treat is great any time of day and serves up healthy ingredients that are sure to satisfy.
Sweet Potato-Onion Gratin
Sherry's Apple Strudel
The perfect after-dinner pastry, this strudel is light, flaky, and not too sweet. Need proof? There’s not a spec of added sugar in the whole ingredient list.
Coconut Milk and Prahok Dipping Sauce
This super-hearty dip piles nicely on any crisp veggie. Our favorite? Endive, radish slices, and cabbage wedges.
Red Wine Poached Pears
Enjoy a lighter-than-air dessert that’s as delicious as it is glamorous. Leave the stems on the pears for added flair.
Brown Sugar Pavlova
This crisp pavlova is a dessert lover’s dream come true. By the time you add the red wine pear topper, you’ll be begging for mercy.
Coconut Risotto with Scallops and Basil Ice Cream
Creamy, sweet, nutty, and over-the-top delicious, this main dish is loaded with rich flavor. You could easily leave the scallops off and be satisfied, but why would you?
Fra Diavolo Sauce
It’s hard to believe, but the star of this dish is the crusty bread you’ll use to sop up the flavorful sauce. Long after the seafood is gone, you’ll be begging for a few more slices to get every last drop.
Serve a loaded pot of seafood for a family-friendly dinner. Don’t skip the crusty bread for sopping.
Cazuela de Merluza con Almejas En Salsa Verde
Trust us, you’ll have dreams about this saucy clam-and-fish dish. Substitute any firm white fish if you wish.
Crab Waffles Chesapeake
Looking for a show-stopping main dish? Look no further.