What’s In Store For 2024?

ButcherBox Reveals Inaugural Home Cooking Trends Report As we move into a new year, it’s time to leave the trendy food moments of 2023 in the past (goodbye cottage cheese and girl dinners) and embrace what’s on the table for 2024. Overall, sustainability, traceability and transparency will continue to be […]

raw salmon on a wooden table

How to Air Fry Frozen Sockeye Salmon

Planning to serve salmon for dinner, but forgot to thaw it? We’ve been there–more than once, which is why we’re always looking for ways to make it better straight from the freezer.  One of our favorite ways to cook it: The air fryer. (Pro tip: Grilling also works well.) Tips […]

oven cooked bacon on a slate counter

Turkey Bacon vs. Regular Bacon: The Smackdown

They’re both called “bacon,” but they’re not the same. So how exactly are turkey and pork bacon different, and do they have similarities beyond the word “bacon”? We evaluated both in several ways to bring you everything you need to know, including how to cook them. We cooked and ate […]

Thanksgiving table with turkey and side dishes.

ButcherBox’s 2023 Guide to Thanksgiving

The biggest cooking day of the year: It’s almost here. Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving Day, a Friendsgiving, or both, you’re probably looking for ways to ensure it goes smoothly and according to plan. Our secret for that success is planning ahead. In fact, based on our data, last year more […]

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Chef Ashley’s Meal Preparedness Formula

You don’t have to meal prep to eat well during the week. I said it, and I mean it! Simply stocking your kitchen with the right mix of ingredients can make weeknight dinners breezy. My formula for meal preparedness—as I like to call it—is fresh + frozen + pantry + […]

beer and bbq

The Ultimate Summer Cooking Safety Guide

Backyard barbecues with speakers blaring, friends laughing, and sizzling burgers on the grill. Breezy beach days with fizzy drinks, cold sandwiches, and lots of sun tan lotion. Park hangs with picnic baskets, bottles of bubbly, and containers of tasty prepared snacks. No matter your ideal summer scenario, there’s always one […]

griling ribs and burgers

9 Clever Recipes You Can Make With Grilling Leftovers

Whether you just hosted a massive backyard barbecue or had a simple cookout with the family, it’s likely you’ll find yourself with some grilling leftovers. Hamburgers, steaks, pork chops, crispy chicken thighs, even shrimp skewers—all tasty favorites from your ButcherBox you would hate to see go to waste. And yet, […]

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10 Expert Tips For Hosting an Outdoor BBQ This Summer

It is finally that time of year. The weather is getting warmer. The succulent summer produce is almost at its peak. And the summer barbecues are about to commence! With longer days and sunny weather, there’s nothing holding you back from hosting your very own outdoor BBQ. Whether it be […]

Get Your Grill Ready For Summer!

Approximately 70 million American homes have a grill. Those grills are in the backyard, arranged photogenically by lake fronts, nestled in the apartment complex courtyard or proudly displayed on  balconies, and let’s be honest, they’re all in varying states of shiny-ness. Whether you fire yours up in the warm weather […]