Good Eats

Glorious and melty

Parmesan-crusted Italian grilled cheese (Photos by Catherine Murray) Cheese is that nearly perfect food ­­— equally appropriate for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, for the fanciest dinner party or a...

Winter’s warmers

Cherry Steamer The short, frigid days and long, frosty nights this time of the year bring icy temperatures that you can feel right down to your bones. These warm beverages — perhaps in front of a roaring...

Spreading cheer with holiday cookies

Candy cane cookies (Photography by Catherine Murray) Baking cookies is a time-honored — and delicious — holiday tradition in households everywhere. While friends, neighbors, teachers, and co-workers...

Extraordinary cranberries

Cranberry-Pear Cobbler (photos by Catherine Murray) Most of us think of the uniquely American cranberry only for its juice or as a saucy complement to holiday roast turkey. But these tart little wonders,...

Oktober-feast!

Contest winner Pam Hoffman shows off her delicious pork schnitzel. (Photo by Kelsey Rollins Photography) This month means Oktoberfest in communities across Ohio, and when we asked you, our readers, to roll...

Chicken: Delicious and versatile

Oven-barbecued chicken What’s the best thing about chicken for dinner? Everything! Fry it, bake it, stew it, roast it, grill it — the versatile bird is a do-it-all main dish that can be served plain...

The joys of garlic

Garlic has been a culinary staple around the globe for centuries. People have been using garlic, that pungent-but-delectable culinary wonder, since the beginning of recorded history. Of course, the...

Blue-Ribbon Baking

Blue-Ribbon Cherry Pie The summer months mean fair season is underway throughout Ohio, bringing with it the colorful midways, amusement rides, and food stands selling all kinds of festival fare. Fair...

We all scream for ice cream!

Enjoy delicious homemade ice cream this summer! June is National Dairy Month, and what better way to celebrate than with a batch of homemade ice cream? The best part of making your own is that you can...

It’s a fiesta!

Our contest winner, Susan Muskopf of Wooster, honed her recipe to suit her family’s tastes. Get ready to celebrate the Mexican holiday Cinco de Mayo with winning entrees from Ohio Cooperative Living’s...