Satisfy your hunger for nostalgia with Secret Family Recipes. Our Allrecipes.com community members share their most-loved recipes passed down from generations. Learn tips and tricks for making the best pie crust, blue-ribbon chili, holiday roasts, and homemade fudge. From breakfast and baking to special occasion mains and sides, we have you covered with these tried-and-true recipes.
MASTHEAD • Secret Family Recipes™ 2021
LETTER FROM THE EDITOR
FAMILY TIES • We asked our Allrecipes Allstars to share their favorite cooking memories. No surprise: They’re all rooted in family connections.
A SUNNY START • Cook up morning memories with these tried-and-true breakfast recipes. Whether you want flaky biscuits, a savory sausage-egg bake, so-sweet muffins, or Grandma’s scones, you’re sure to start your day off right.
5 STARS, 5 WAYS: BAKING SHEET PANCAKES • Make pancakes for a crowd without standing at the stove all morning. Allrecipes readers have loved whipping up variations of this versatile recipe. Try one of their versions or dream up your own to share online!
SWEET ON GRANDMA • People adore Granny—and her recipes. In fact, searches and saves for recipes with grandma, grandmother, or nana in their titles have exploded on Allrecipes.com. Check out this collection of most-loved desserts from grandmas from all over.
FAVES FOR KIDS • Put the picky-eater debate to rest with these top-rated recipes. Kids—and kidsat heart—will love these dishes.
THE BEST BAKING SECRETS • For the best-ever soft pretzels, pie crusts, doughnuts, and cinnamon rolls, look no further. Try these 5-star recipes and our tips and tricks to earn top reviews from your loved ones, too.
5 STARS, 5 WAYS: HAND PIES • Apples are a classic when it comes to filling hand pies, but take it from our Allrecipes community: The sky’s the limit. Bake up one of these tasty versions today.
ALLSTARS’ ALL-TIME FAVORITES • The Allrecipes Allstars are some of the most engaged cooks on Allrecipes.com. We asked them to tell us about their top dinner and dessert recipes.
SIMMERING SOUPS • Whether it’s the chicken noodle soup Grandma always made when you were sick or the Italian stew your uncle still dishes up every holiday, soup is often central to family traditions. Make happy memories for those you love with one of these best-loved bowls.
5 STARS, 5 WAYS: STUFFED TURKEY MEATBALLS • Allrecipes readers are endlessly creative. See how they took a top-rated turkey meatball recipe and ran with it!
ROASTS WITH THE MOST • During the holidays, a large and expensive piece of meat takes center stage—but never fear. These tried-and-true recipes and top secrets will set you up for success.
RETRO RECIPES • Like fashion trends, recipes often cycle through to popularity again. And just like Grandma’s vintage earrings, some recipes are just meant to be passed down. Check out these sweet and savory back-in-style recipes.
5 STARS, 5 WAYS: CREAMY CHOCOLATE FUDGE • Why stop at chocolate? Allrecipes readers have countless twists on this popular dreamy fudge recipe.
MAKEOVERS MADE FOR YOU • Sometimes dinner calls for indulgence. And sometimes you want to lighten it up. Turn to these recipes for healthful options, plus tips and tricks you can apply to your own faves.
POTLUCK PERFECT • These party recipes are always a hit. Make and take one of these easy-to-prepare dips, mains, desserts, or drinks, and you’ll be guaranteed a repeat invitation.