Episode 508

In Episode 508: Family Choice I make kid-friendly dishes everyone will like.

I have two kids of my own, so I’ve always found ways to please finicky palates with food adults love too. Take my easy weeknight Mini Meatloaves baked in a muffin tin that kids will love to make themselves. In Episode 508: Family Choice, I have two kids helping me in the…


The Creamsicle

Makes four ice cream sodas 2 cups fresh orange juice 4 large scoops vanilla ice cream Seltzer, well chilled Bring the orange juice to a boil in a medium saucepan and simmer until it is reduced by half. Chill well. Drop a scoop of ice cream into the bottom of…


Mini Meat Loaves

Makes 6 servings Total Time: 1 hour Preparation Time: 15 min For the glaze: 1 cup ketchup 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons cider vinegar For the mini meat loaves: 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 celery ribs, finely chopped (about 1/2 cup) 1 medium onion, finely chopped…


Odd Lots Mac and Cheese

Makes 6 Large Servings Hands-On Time: About 30 Minutes Total Preparation Time: 55 Minutes Ingredients 1 qt whole milk 6 T (3/4 stick) unsalted butter 6 T unbleached all-purpose flour 8 oz assorted cheese (See Note) 1 T Worcestershire sauce 1 t dry mustard 1 t Tabasco sauce Kosher salt…