Rachel Cooks®

Recipes by Type

Hoppin' john in a bowl garnished with green onions.

Hoppin’ John Recipe – Black Eyed Peas & Rice

A white Russian cocktail in a short glass, with coffee beans scattered around it.

White Russian Recipe – make it your own!

A bright blue mimosa with a coconut rim in a champagne glass.

Jack Frost Mimosa – the perfect winter cocktail!

Stack of sand tartsugar cookies with red and green sugar.

Sand Tart Cookies (Slice & Bake Buttery Sugar Cookies)

Close up view of buckeye candies made with peanut butter and dipped in chocolate.

Buckeyes Recipe (Peanut Butter & Chocolate Perfection)

Overhead view of a gin and tonic made with cranberry juice, garnished with fresh cranberries, lime, and rosemary.

Cranberry Gin and Tonic with Rosemary

Overhead view of a small black pan with goat cheese dip, sprinkled with fresh thyme.

Baked Goat Cheese Dip with Lemon and Thyme

Close up of an orange and poppyseed cookie, with a chocolate chip in the center.

Poppy Seed Cookies with Orange

Colorful salad made with arugula, roasted cauliflower, sweet potatoes, shallots, and pomegranate seeds

Roasted Cauliflower Salad with Arugula & Sweet Potato

Two small glasses of egg nog garnished with candy cane ornaments.

Homemade Eggnog Recipe – with or without alcohol!

Close up soft fluffy parker house rolls on a wooden board.

Parker House Rolls

Collage of four images of slice and bake cookies.

The BEST Slice and Bake Cookies (10+ recipes!)

Lamb chops on a grill pan, sprinkled with fresh herbs.

Marinated Lamb Chops with Garlic and Herbs

Overhead view of a white bowl with an arugula salad with parmesan and lemon on a wooden background.

The Best Arugula Salad Recipe

Brightly colored red drink in a stemless glass, full of citrus slices and mint leaves.

Sparkling Pomegranate Punch – party perfection!

Golden brown potato smashed on sheet pan, sprinkled with parmesan cheese and fresh parsley.

Smashed Potatoes with Garlic Butter and Parmesan

A wooden spoon inserted into a black crockpot full of spaghetti sauce.

Crockpot Spaghetti Sauce (meat or vegetarian!)

Close up of cheesy baked corn with bacon and jalapeno in a black baking dish with silver spoon.

Cheesy Baked Corn with Bacon and Jalapeño

Overhead view of gin cocktail with an orange slice, cinnamon stick and star anise.

Orange Gin and Tonic with Cinnamon

Close up of a Thanksgiving dinner on a sheet pan: turkey breast, dressing, potatoes, and asparagus.

Sheet Pan Thanksgiving Dinner (Turkey, Dressing & More)

Overhead view of an orange cocktail with fresh orange and mint leaves.

Orange Mojito – refreshing and delicious!

Sliced turkey breast with a knife and fork.

Instant Pot Turkey Breast (from frozen!)

Overhead view of Brussels sprouts salad on a large platter.

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad with Grapes & Parmesan

Overhead view of pecan pie with cranberries, surrounded by individual ingredients.

Cranberry Pecan Pie – the perfect twist on pecan pie!