• Rendering Bacon Fat

    A Simply Recipes reader recently asked in the comments, “Where do I get bacon fat?” Great question, especially considering that we use bacon fat (also called bacon grease) around here in many of the recipes. I remember as a kid…

  • Cobb Salad

    A Classic Cobb salad is the quintessential American salad, first pulled together on a whim by Robert Cobb of the former Los Angeles landmark Brown Derby restaurant when he needed to feed Sid Grauman late one night (1937). It was…

  • Baked Potato Soup

    Loaded Baked Potato Soup Here’s a classic soup that’s perfect for potato lovers—baked potato soup! This isn’t your ordinary potato soup. This soup is made with mashed up baked potatoes, onion, celery, and stock, puréed and then topped with classic baked…

  • Bean and Bacon Soup

    Did your father ever tell you that when “he was a kid, he walked 10 miles to school everyday, barefoot, in the snow”? My dad did, and I believed him for years. He was from Minnesota; they had snow there.…

  • Arugula Corn Salad with Bacon

    This Arugula Corn Salad is a salad of bold flavors, but somehow they all manage to work together well. Sweet corn tossed with peppery arugula, bacon, onion, cumin, and wine vinegar to balance the sweet corn, and you have stimulated…

  • Bacon bean soup

    Ingredients for Caldinho de feijvo combacon recipe 500 g black kidney bean 200 g of bacon 1 onion 3 cloves of garlic Salt Black pepper Caldinho de feijvo combacon How to Black bean soup with bacon Take the black bean…