For her new best-selling cookbook, the Dallas food writer came up with a healthier—and just plain adorable—version of the state's beloved casserole.
Everyone seems to have different tastes for what works best in this classic dish.
The former Austinite follows up her award-winning "The Jemima Code" with a cookbook of African American recipes.
Get the roux you want in a shorter amount of time by living dangerously with the "burn" notice on your appliance.
Celebrate this holiday season with the one thing that brings all communities together—food. From the history of tamales at Christmas, to the perfect wine to pair with each dish, to a bevy of Instant Pot recipes and a Christmas tree made of best wurst, this holiday collection from Texas Monthly and our partner H-E-B is sure to inspire. Happy holidays!
The original ranch-to-table restaurant shares its Texas spin on comfort food classics.
The coastal hot spot features a menu of midcentury island-time sippers, perfect for any time of the year.
Houston's PJ and Benchalak Srimart Stoops tell you everything you need to know, from catching to cooking.
The Los Angeles chef celebrates his San Antonio roots by sharing his secrets to making Tex-Mex classics.
This easy-to-make recipe combines two of our favorite snacks into one heavenly tailgate or party dish.
In ’Cook Like a Local,’ the award-winning Houston chef shares the secret to this dish from the late, great Underbelly.
This mid-century recipe collection offers an overwhelming look at the state’s cuisine. Its limitations are a product of its time.
As always, bacon makes everything better, even this classic go-to for parties and cookouts.
The lemonade-infused version, which debuted last year, makes for refreshing cocktails. Here are three to try at home.
Baker Abby Love shares her recipe, which uses flour from Barton Springs Mill, in Dripping Springs.
Just four minutes of pressure-cooking brings out the flavor of these summer-ripe vegetables.
The Superica restaurateur offers recipes for comfort classics, from the famous Felix queso to grilled Gulf oysters divorciados.
The popular food writer has struck a chord with ’Indian-ish,’ which features easy recipes from her working mother.
It requires some advanced skills to create, but the delicious caramel sauce sets this dessert apart and makes the effort worth it.
Two Texas favorites combine for a unique barbecue sauce to slather on your meat.
Food writer Lisa Fain discusses why she just moved back to Dallas from New York and shares her recipe for Herrera's Crazy Nachos (which she won't have to make as much anymore).
The family behind the iconic San Antonio restaurant reveals its Tex-Mex secrets.
Orange slices make the difference in cooking this sweet, meaty taco filling.
Put those different settings to work to make a smooth, flavorful bowl of the unofficial comfort (and party!) food of Texas.
Put that popular Christmas present to good use by making a comforting Bowl of Red. (By all means, ignore the Beans/Chili setting.)
Learn more about five of the not-so-traditional ingredients used in our chefs' globally inspired recipes.
Chef Steve McHugh, of San Antonio’s Cured, creates a through line from Wisconsin to Louisiana to Texas with a meal built around roast duck, grapefruit, and chile pequins.
Austin chef Maribel Rivero, of Yuyo, creates a celebratory feast inspired by the highly acclaimed cuisine of Peru.
Chef Kiran Verma, of Kiran's, started a Houston Thanksgiving tradition years ago for many customers with her tandoori turkey and Indian trimmings.
Like he does each night at Sachet, Dallas chef Stephen Rogers celebrates the flavors of one of his favorite regions in the world with a meze-inspired meal.
Inspired by her mother-in-law, Fort Worth chef Denise Shavandy, of Café Modern, draws on Eastern Mediterranean influences for her sophisticated dinner.
For one of her two "East Meets West" vegetable side dishes, chef Denise Shavandy uses za'atar vinaigrette to add extra flavor.
Crumbled goat-milk feta adds a nice final touch to this side dish in chef Denise Shavandy’s “East Meets West” feast.
This seafood side dish is a colorful component of chef Maribel Rivero’s “Peruvian Party” feast.
Aji peppers give a South American kick to the main course in chef Maribel Rivero’s “Peruvian Party” feast.
Peru's favorite fruit shines in this delicious end to chef Maribel Rivero’s “Peruvian Party” feast.
Chef Kiran Verma serves up her own version of cranberry sauce as part of her “Tandoori and Beyond” feast.
Chef Kiran Verma’s “Tandoori and Beyond” feast proves that sweet potatoes aren't the only root vegetables that make for comforting fall desserts.
In chef Stephen Rogers’s “Mediterranean Medley” feast, a pomegranate dressing brings this side dish together.
Chef Stephen Rogers ends his “Mediterranean Medley” feast on a sweet and comforting note, with a hint of sesame.
Chef Stephen Rogers takes a holiday favorite, the sweet potato, and creates something completely different for his “Mediterranean Medley” feast.
The accessible main course in chef Stephen Rogers’s “Mediterranean Medley” feast sets the tone for a fun night with friends and family.
In chef Steve McHugh’s “Hunting and Gathering” feast, the roast duck gets a Texas touch with this unexpected accompaniment.
Chef Steve McHugh finishes off his “Hunting and Gathering” feast with this classic Mexican treat, taken up a notch with mesquite and cherries.
San Antonio chef Steve McHugh nods to his boyhood hunts with roast duck, the centerpiece of his ”Hunting and Gathering” feast.
Rio Star grapefruit shines in this simple yet bright side dish in chef Steve McHugh’s ”Hunting and Gathering” feast.
Cap off chef Denise Shavandy’s “East Meets West” feast with this decadent treat that brings together mousse, sorbet, and espresso.
Chef Denise Shavandy designs her “East Meets West” feast around a beautiful main course with a Middle Eastern influence.
Chef Denise Shavandy kicks off her “East Meets West” feast on an exotic note with this appetizer.
We asked five of the state's top chefs to create festive meals to serve this season. What we got was a cornucopia of global flavors. Follow these recipes and your Texas table will never be the same again.