Cooking with Gear & Gadgets

Learn how to put your favorite gear to work. We’ve got tips on how to make the most of your pressue cooker, Dutch oven, cast-iron skillet, air fryer and much more.

Add Filter

Roasted Tuscan Chicken Dinner

When an Italian friend shared many years ago that she often added Italian sausages to her pan of baked chicken, I had to give it a try! The sausages give the chicken an amazing flavor. Over the years, I've turned it into a one-dish meal by adding potatoes, onions and peppers, and it has become a family favorite that I often use for holidays, spur of the moment company and Sunday dinners. —Teri Lindquist, Gurnee, Illinois

Rainbow Potato Chips with Creamy Onion Dip

Forget store-bought potato chips! You won't want them after you munch on these crispy, perfectly seasoned baked chips served with...


Onion Mashed Potatoes

2 reviews

Instead of having the same mashed potatoes, spice up your mashed potatoes with onions. They are so easy to make...


Onion-Garlic Hash Browns

Quick to assemble, this is a simple recipe I’ve cooked many times. Stir in hot sauce if you like a...


Ham and Blue Cheese Pasta Salad

1 review

When I first saw this recipe, it piqued my interest. It flopped at first, but after some adjustments, this salad's...

Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Honey-Maple Vinaigrette

4 reviews

This salad makes a beautiful presentation for the holidays with the bright colors of the sweet potatoes, cranberries and spinach....


BBQ Hot Dog & Potato Packs

20 reviews

For these nifty foil packs, small hands make quick work of topping potato wedges with a hot dog, onions and...

Boiled Ham Dinner

2 reviews

I made this all-in-one dish often for my children when they were growing up. Now, I fix it when baby-sitting...


Louisiana Chicken

1 review

Green peppers and mint add a surprise to this Southern-style recipe. A roasting bag keeps the chicken moist and flavorful.—Jill...


Rosemary Potatoes with Caramelized Onions

3 reviews

Roasted potatoes are amazing. Add some rosemary and caramelized onions and they are over-the-top delicious! —Mary Jones, Athens, Ohio


Sweet Potato & Caramelized Onion Shells

8 reviews

Gorgonzola cheese and sweet potatoes add a fun and flavorful twist to classic stuffed shells. Delicious with a sprinkle of...

Grilled Hash Browns

3 reviews

Since my husband and I love to grill meats, we're always looking for easy side dishes that cook on the...


Sliced Ham with Roasted Vegetables

2 reviews

To prepare this colorful, zesty oven meal, I "shop" in my backyard for the fresh garden vegetables and oranges (we...


Grilled Red Potato Salad with Blue Cheese and Bacon

Grilling potatoes is an all too rare means of preparing America's most popular vegetable. And nothing says summer like grilling...


Sweet Potato Fries with Blue Cheese

I used to avoid sweet potatoes as a child, mostly because they came out of a can. When I heard...