The Dad Special

Dad Special

How A Michelin-Starred Chef Makes Roast Chicken For His Daughter

ByMike Diago

Acclaimed Puerto Rican chef Juan José Cuevas keeps things simple at home with this ultra-comforting meal.

The Dad Special

This Mole Chicken Enchiladas Recipe Is Sure To Become A Family Favorite

ByMike Diago

Chef Oscar Padilla’s recipe is time-consuming, but boy is the end result worth it.

The Dad Special

You’ll Want To Make Chef Luis Guevara Salgado’s Caldo Tlalpeño Again And Again

ByChef Luis Guevara Salgado and Mike Diago

The chicken and rice soup hits all the right notes.

The Dad Special

Scott Conant’s Crispy Chicken Cutlet With Melted Tomatoes Will Make Your Week

ByChef Scott Conant and Matt Berical

This meal makes regular appearances at the chef and Chopped Judge's dinner table. It's easy to see why.

The Dad Special

Chef Thomas Boemer’s Fried Chicken Recipe Is Comfort Food At Its Finest

ByMatt Berical

The chef and co-owner of Minneapolis’ Revival shares his beloved fried chicken recipe — and a few tricks for nailing a golden brown bird.

The Dad Special

Chef Scotty Scott’s New-School Red Beans and Rice

ByChristian Dashiell

In his debut cookbook, Scott remixes soul food standards and reinvents traditional Southern cooking in the process.

The Dad Special

What An Iron Chef Prepares His Son For Breakfast

ByMatt Berical

Chef Marc Forgione makes mornings fun for his 3-year-old with this healthy, playful recipe.

The Dad Special

You'll Want to Eat This Grilled Tomato Sandwich All Summer Long

ByMatt Berical

Pitmaster Pat Martin’s take on the classic summer sandwich is all about the little things.

Veggie Tales

Rodney Scott's Grilled Vegetable Salad Recipe Will Make Your Summer

ByChristian Dashiell

The acclaimed pitmaster wasn't a big fan of vegetables until he put his own spin on them.

Dad Special

Chef Donald Counts’ Simple Meatball Recipe Will Make Grandmothers Proud

ByMatt Berical

A good Italian meatball is a magical thing. Here, Chef Donald Counts of City Winery, shares his trick for making them right.

Dad Special

This Savory, Simple Japanese Chawanmushi Recipe Is Perfect for Kids

ByMatt Berical

Courtesy of Chef Jeffrey Tam, the popular savory custard is nourishing, easy to prepare, and endlessly adaptable.

Life

This Barbecue Kettle Corn Will Quickly Become Your Family’s New Favorite Snack

ByChristian Dashiell

Salty, sweet, spicy, and crunchy, this fan-favorite recipe comes courtesy of Matt Abdoo of Pig Beach in New York.

Dad Special

This Butter Chicken Mac and Cheese Recipe Will Be Your New Craving

ByMatt Berical

Chef Gaurav Anand's spin on the classic dish is a satisfying kid- and adult-approved comfort food.

Life

David Chang’s Salmon Rice Bowl Recipe Is Damn Delicious

ByFatherly

Cured salmon. Steamed, seasoned rice. What's not to love?

Life

Award-Winning Chef Ron Hsu’s Shrimp and Pork Potstickers Are Worth the Effort

ByMatt Berical

Chef Hsu grew up in his parents' Chinese restaurants helping his mom make these dumplings. Now, he continues the tradition with his three-year-old daughter.

Life

How a Professional Chef Prepares Tuna For His Family

ByMatt Berical

Chef Brian Lewis makes his family this classic recipe, which conjures memories of his own father bringing home fresh fish from coastal Carolina.