22 Old-School Recipes That Will Take You Back
The classics are classics for a reason. These old-school recipes have stood the test of time—everyone loves them, so everyone should know how to make them!
Chicken & Green Bean Casserole
When grandma's cooking, casseroles are an easy way to make a full dinner in just one baking dish. Learn from her when you're cooking for a crowd!
Try our Chicken & Green Bean Casserole
This traditional loaf has a sweet and salty glaze that adds a nice texture and taste to the meatloaf.
Try our Classic Meatloaf
Thick, Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Chocolate Chip Cookies
What would a visit to grandma's house be without fresh, mouthwatering oatmeal raisin chocolate chip cookies straight out of the oven? Recreate them in your own home with this recipe.
Try Deb Perelman's Thick, Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chicken Pot Pie
A warm chicken pot pie may be one of the most comforting old-school meals out there.
Try our Chicken Pot Pie
Southern Fried Chicken
You can't find good, classic fried chicken just anywhere. But you can find it right here!
Try our Southern Fried Chicken
Italian Pot Roast with Potatoes & Carrots
Learning to be patient with the slow cooker can pay off: This pot roast will almost melt in your mouth.
This 8-serving lasagna is perfect for the whole fam.
Try our Lasagna Bolognese
Rum-Raisin Rice Pudding
You may not see this dessert on menus very often, but it's easy and delish.
Try our Rum-Raisin Rice Pudding
Classic Mac & Cheese
This classic four-cheese mac never disappoints. It's a meal you and your kids will love.
Try our Classic Mac & Cheese
Creamy Mashed Potatoes
There's nothing quite like a spoonful of creamy, butter mashed 'taters. They make the perfect side to any meat dish—especially the Classic Meatloaf.
Try our Creamy Mashed Potatoes
Basic Grilled Cheese
While the grilled cheese is often relegated to the kid's menu, don't discount it, even as an adult! It'll take you right back to your childhood days at grandma's house.
Try our Basic Grilled Cheese
P'sghetti & Meatballs
A guaranteed crowd-pleaser.
Try our P'sghetti & Meatballs
Horseradish-Mashed-Potato Shepherds Pie
Give your trusted standby a bite by adding horseradish to the potatoes.
Simple Chicken Soup
Simple soup always does the trick. This one is especially easy if you buy a pre-roasted rotisserie chicken.
Try our Simple Chicken Soup
Braided-Crust Apple Pie
Add a dollop of whipped cream or a scoop of ice cream to this warm pie for the ultimate dessert experience.
Try our Braided-Crust Apple Pie
Creamy Chicken & Biscuits
You're going to be scraping the skillet for more when you're finished with this.
Try our Creamy Chicken & Biscuits
Popovers make for a special breakfast with some jam, or are a yummy replacement for a traditional bread roll at dinner.
Try our Perfect Popovers
One-Pot Pork with Apple Cider & Potatoes
This recipe only calls for six ingredients, but it sure does pack in the flavor. The apple cider provides a unique sweetness, and the rosemary and parsley add an herby flavor.
Seared Scallops with Sherry-Caper Vinaigrette
Cook up this scrumptious seafood supper in all of about ten minutes.
Try Laraine Perri's Seared Scallops with Sherry-Caper Vinaigrette
Green Bean Casserole Fakeout
This super easy and quick side compliments just about any meat, chicken or fish dish well.
Try our Green Bean Casserole Fakeout
Hungarian Meatball Stew
Make this hearty old-fashioned stew in under an hour. And that even includes the time it takes to make your own meatballs!
Try our Hungarian Meatball Stew