Your October Food Horoscope

      Libra September 23 – October 22 Go Libra, it’s your birthday! You’re the sign of harmony with a major sweet tooth, so find the perfect balance in a sweet & salty recipe– that same notion applies to…

5 Back to School Hacks with Home Chef

Ah, it’s that time of year again. We’re already talking about pumpkin spice for fall’s sake, and… is that the bell ringing?! Eek! We’re late for chem! While it’s exciting for your kids to turn over a new leaf and a…

5 Seasonal Sips: A Brief Guide to Summer Spirits:

Al fresco dining just demands a frosty pitcher of something boozy… yet refreshing. It’s true. So when you find yourself in need of a festive bevvy of beverages to accompany dinner at your next picnic or barbecue, test out one…

A Brief History of Al Fresco Dining

  Ah, the great outdoors. To some, that means hiking, biking, and swimming… to this author, the outdoors are best served up with a bottle of rosé (or three) and a crudité platter. Of course, we’re not the first to note that…

Happy Mother’s Day!

Despite your youthful transgressions and the tattoo that makes her cringe to this day, your mom loves you. And all those years, she fed you. We asked our Home Chef team about their favorite mom-made dishes and the stories behind them.…

Summer Eats: Guide to Grilling Produce

Yes, summer is barbecue season… but that doesn’t mean your vegetarian friends should go hungry. Grilling brings out the natural sweetness in summer produce. As part of our new Summer Eats Series, we’ll be back here soon with tips and…

Ingredients in the Raw: Turmeric

  Turmeric may sound like an exotic spice, but it may in fact have been one of the earliest foods you ate–even if you were that kid who refused to eat anything but hot dogs, ketchup and mustard. Well, actually…

The Facts About Food Waste

  It happens to all of us: often through no fault of our own, we overbuy at the grocery store. We’re forced to purchase 3.5 ounces of tarragon when our roast chicken only requires a sprig, or we’re stuck with an…

Home Chef Coast to Coast

  It’s all happening! Home Chef is expanding its delivery service to include the West Coast and additional East Coast locations. That means we now supply over 90% of the U.S. with perfectly portioned ingredients and chef-designed recipes.    …

Feel-good Foods

  Sometimes you need a little somethin’ somethin’ to perk you up midweek. Even the most chipper among us have off days, and daily stresses can take a toll on your outlook. We get it. While you may want to…