What's in the Issue: December 2013

Take a look inside the December 2013 issue of <em>Every Day with Rachael Ray.</em>
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Take a look inside the December 2013 issue of <em>Every Day with Rachael Ray.</em>
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SPECIALS OF THE MONTH

RACHAEL RAY'S 30-MINUTE MEALS

Warm up with quick weeknight pastas, hearty soups and more of Rach's favorite winter dishes!

ANY EXCUSE TO CELEBRATE!
From tree trimming to Boxing Day, December is all about the parties!

Find out what five of your favorite celeb chefs and food personalities serve at their family feasts.

JINGLE BELL ROCK!
Belt out carols at our Christmas karaoke cocktail party. Get the recipes, setup ideas and all you need for a rocking good time!

Get the recipes, setup ideas and all you need for a rocking good time!


NEWS & HOW-TO'S

Looking good

WORD OF MOUTH
Gingerbread house upgrades, makeup mixology and life's big questions unanswered by Santa

SUPERMARKET SMARTS
Trendy new hot cocoas, homemade versus store-bought kale chips

Spike everything from dinner to drinks with these new flavor extracts

LOOKING GOOD
Sip and sniff this new trend: wine and perfume pairings that help you pick your perfect scent. Plus: booze-infused fragrances

Sip and sniff this new trend: wine and perfume pairings that help you pick your perfect scent. Plus: booze-infused fragrances


FOOD & FUN

Express-Lane

GET FRESH WITH ...

Leeks!

EXPRESS-LANE SUPPERS
One grocery bag; three fast meals

Get the free grocery list here

CHILL OUT!

Our ultimate freezer guide explains how to organize, wrap, label and thaw to save you time and money

DINNERS FOR A DEAL
Chicken dinner winners! Buy a whole bird and make these five tasty $3 meal.


HOME & AWAY

Life of the party

THE BEST GIFTS OF 2013 Call us Santa's little helpers! We've got 45 of the coolest new presents, from kitchen gear and edible treats to toys and books, for everyone on your list!

Get shopping

Rach's Gift Guide

Wrap Up These Reads

LIFE OF THE PARTY

Stir a spoonful of fun (and flavor) into your coffee or cocoa

TRAVEL LIST
Add a whole lotta sparkle to your holiday trips by visiting the country's most awesome Christmas-light displays. Don't forget your shades!


IN EVERY ISSUE

RACH'S NOTEBOOK
'Tis the season for giving!

HOLIDAY COOKIE SWAP

One dough, 16 easy treats!

FAST IDEAS
Throwing a holiday get-together is a breeze with

Check out these 19 recipes and decorating tips

COCKTAILS, ANYONE?

Homemade eggnog in three decadent flavors

INSIDE OUR TEST KITCHEN

Genius tips and tricks

PET PROJECT
A cheesy twist on a snack for your pooch

PLAY WITH YOUR FOOD!

You might not want to shake this snow globe!

BREAKFAST, STARTERS & MAINS


BREAKFAST & BRUNCH

BREAKFAST & BRUNCH

Green Pasta with Ham & Eggs


STARTERS

STARTERS

Cheese Pinecones

Kale and White Bean Crostini

Pesto, Red Pepper and Feta Crostini

Ricotta-Pomegranate Crostini

Santa-pasti Wreath

Snowy Scene


SOUPS & SAMMIES

SOUPS & SAMMIES

Curried Lamb or Turkey Sandwiches on Naan Bread

Sliced Steak Caesars

Tomato Soup & Grilled Cheese


MEAT, CHICKEN & SEAFOOD

MEAT, CHICKEN & SEAFOOD

Arroz con Pollo

Beef Goulash with Blue Cheese

Boneless Chicken Chasseur

Cola-Braised Short Ribs with Polenta

Herb Crusted Roast Salmon

Hot Dog Paprikash

Jingle Bell Rock Shrimp

Lamb Chops with Mustard Sauce

Moroccan Chicken with Carrots

Mustard Chicken with Potatoes & Kale

Pan-Roasted Chicken & Cauliflower

Paprika Chicken with Egg Noodles

Roast Beef with Smashed Garlic Gravy

Salt-Baked Potatoes

Spicy Beef Fajitas with Goat Cheese


VEGETARIAN PASTAS & MAINS

VEGETARIAN PASTAS & MAINS

Cauliflower Steaks with Gremolata

Creamy Roasted Red Pepper & Kale penne

Rapini & Strozzapreti


PIZZA & PASTA

PIZZA & PASTA

"Calm Before the Storm" Lasagna

Sausage & Eggplant Penne

Sausage Ragu with Pappardells

Stars of Wonder Mini Pizzas

COOKIES, DESSERT & DRINKS


HOLIDAY COOKIES

HOLIDAY COOKIES

Buttery Holiday Cookies

Monogram Cookies


DESSERTS

DESSERTS

Cream Cheese King Cake

Cupcake Menorah

Edible Igloo

Merry Berry Lightbulbs

Snow-Globe Cupcakes

Sweet Surprise Cake

Tannenbaum Toast


DRINKS

DRINKS

Bourbon-Vanilla Bean Eggnog

Chocolate-Hazelnut Eggnog

Coconut Eggnog Floats

Rum-Pa-Pum Punch

Tipsy Santa Cocktail