Our 50 Most-Photographed Recipes

We all eat with our eyes first, and this collection of picture-perfect recipes will definitely work up an appetite.

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

"Foolproof! This is a delicious cake light and moist. Recipe is spot on."


Bourbon Chicken

"Turned out great, the sauce was plentiful and had fantastic flavor."


Best Banana Bread

"Love the recipe! I added the vanilla and sprinkled cinnamon sugar on top of the bread before baking. The cinnamon sugar goes well with the banana flavor!"


Sugar Cookies With Icing

"This dough is fabulous to work with. The flavor is buttery without being too rich or sweet — the perfect vehicle for the icing."

-Kimberly Keller

Sour Cream Wedding Cake

"All I can say is PHENOMENAL! I have used this recipe with white cake mix, yellow cake mix and chocolate cake mix! They have all turned out perfectly!"


Dark Chocolate Cake

"This cake is dense, moist, and decadent! I used a dark chocolate icing recipe for frosting and topped with mounds of strawberries."

-Heather S.

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

"The texture is just perfect, and the kosher salt works like magic to counteract the sweetness of the dark brown sugar."


Zuppa Toscana

"Yum! This soup totally blew me away."

-Dans La Lune

Easy Beef & Broccoli Stir-Fry

"I would give this six stars if I could! Very simple to prepare and I would imagine leftovers would be just as good (if we had any!)."


Southern Buttermilk Biscuits

"These biscuits were exceptional: tender and moist. The instructions were easy to follow and clear, and my biscuits were perfectly golden brown."


Marshmallow Fondant

"I love this fondant. It was so hard for me not to eat it out of the bowl."


Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta

"This deserves ten stars! I just couldn't keep my hands out of the pot! It was so creamy, and the taste was out of this world."

-crawfish pie

Perfect Meatballs

"The meatballs were delicious and so tender and yummy. They are easy to throw together, and the slow cooker didn't heat up the house!"

-Lindas Busy Kitchen

Mix-N-Match Brownies

"I will no longer buy boxed brownies! Talk about perfection."

-Backwoods Baker

Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

"Excellent! I halved the recipe and frosted 17 cupcakes with it. I left out the salt and used salted butter, which worked out great."


Gingerbread Cookies

"I added a bit extra of each cinnamon, ginger and clove because I love a spicy cookie!"

-Hillary M.

Scalloped Potatoes

"Great flavor, especially considering how quickly this recipe comes together. I think it's important to use high-quality sharp cheddar cheese, so there is plenty of flavor to the sauce."


4-Ingredient Fudge Crinkles

"These are delicious! Especially when fresh out of the oven. The description is correct; they are chewy and fudgy."


Delicious Chicken Pot Pie

"This is, without a doubt, the best chicken pot pie I've ever made or eaten in my life!"


Beer Bread

"I have used many beer bread recipes over the years. This one is the BEST! I used 1/4 cup butter over the top. This really makes all the difference in taste and appearance."

-Koechin Chef

Chocolate Frosting

"Very smooth and I like the options given for increasing or decreasing the chocolate flavor."


Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

"I am always trying new enchilada recipes, but I think I will be sticking with this one for awhile! So simple and so delicious."


Cinnamon Rolls

"I was surprised how amazingly good these turned out! They were soft, gooey, sticky, buttery and sweet, but not too sweet."


Caramelized Baked Chicken Legs

"Discovered this recipe a few weeks ago. I've already made it twice and tonight will make the third time. Rave reviews from everyone in my household."


The Sweetest Blueberry Muffins

"Excellent recipe! It was so easy and took only 20 minutes to assemble, including scooping the batter into the muffin cups."


Ground Beef Stuffed Peppers

"I've made a ton stuffed pepper recipes over the years, and these are by far the best."

-Connie Lea

Game-Changing Lasagna

"I can't rave about this enough. I love the mixture of ground beef and Italian sausage in the sauce."


Baked Macaroni & Cheese

"I add a ton of black pepper to the roux with the salt. I reserve a little of the grated cheddar to sprinkle on top in place of the breadcrumbs. Fantastic!"


Dutch Apple Pie

"This is the most amazing apple pie recipe in the world! I decided to use part Fuji apples and part Granny Smith apples. The combination was perfect!"


Japanese Mum's Chicken

"Delicious! I used thighs, as that is what I had, and a fresh jalapeno from the garden. The glaze came out beautiful and the flavor, WOW!"


Chocolate Chip Muffins

"They are superb! Very chocolatey — in fact, even if you only had a half package of chocolate chips, this recipe would still work."


Devil's Food Cake

"This recipe was great! Not too sweet, really moist and the frosting was just right."

- Poppy

Greek Potatoes

"So incredibly easy and they taste amazing!"

-Amanda S.

Brown Sugar Banana Bread

"This is, hands down, the most incredible banana bread my family has ever eaten. It's just terrific and will be a regular in my house."


Thin Crust Pizza Dough

"I've made this recipe dozens of times. It never fails."


Soft Snickerdoodle Cookies

"A true Snickerdoodle: Chewy center, light yet luscious and made with an amazingly simple recipe."

-rebecca w

Mongolian Beef

"Delicious! I served it over thin rice noodles. My family said no more Chinese take-out now that I can cook this well at home!"


Carrot Cake

"This carrot cake has made me love carrot cake even more!"


Fried Rice

"This is the best recipe for fried rice! My family and I enjoyed it. We're used to take-out, but this recipe is even better."


Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies

"Wonderfully soft cookies!"

-J.Michael Long

Crumb-Topped Banana Muffins

"The topping was perfect and the muffins were so tasty."


No-Fail Chicken Breasts

"This chicken is the BEST! It really does melt in your mouth."


Oreo Balls

"What a great dessert!"


Broccoli Cheese Soup

"This recipe was not only very easy to follow, but it was also easy on the pocket! The outcome was delicious and rich."

-Lisa J.

New York Cheesecake

"To say this recipe is outstanding is a huge understatement."


Loaded Potato & Buffalo Chicken Casserole

"We make this at least once a month with little one change: We double the sauce, split it into two bowls, then use it for both the potatoes and chicken."

-Denise P.

Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake

"This is one of the most decadent desserts I have ever made."


Creamy Burrito Casserole

"This casserole is great! It was easy to put together and used ingredients we had in the house."


The Best Brownies

"These are THE. BEST. BROWNIES. I've been making the recipe for years, following it exactly, and I've never been disappointed."


Famous Challah

"Yum! It's beautiful, light, easy and amazingly good."