Stay Home and Cook With Lodge
Whether you live by yourself or have a household full of rambunctious kids, cooking at home can create a spark of joy amidst stay-at-home orders and self-quarantining. Delicious food has a way of bringing us comfort, not just in our stomachs, but in our souls as well.
That's why we're sharing our favorite homemade dinners, tasty sweet treats, and easy dinner recipes to add to your rotation. So stay home tonight and make memories with Lodge.
Start with the basics
Want to cook at home but not sure where to start? Try your hand at these quick and easy recipes and pretty soon, you'll be a whiz in the kitchen.
Perfectly Grilled Chicken Breasts
These simple grilled chicken breasts are soaked in brine before cooking to ensure tender, juicy meat.
Favorite Fried Chicken
This classic fried chicken recipe uses simple ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen.
Classic Pizza Dough
Garnish this classic pizza dough with your favorite toppings and bake it on a Cast Iron Baking Pan for that perfect crust!
Simplify family dinners
No matter your cooking skill level, we have easy entrées, sides, and one-pan meals that make a perfect homemade meal any day of the week.
Steaks With Blue Cheese Butter
The secret to grilling restaurant quality steaks at home begins with a cast iron skillet!
Splayed Roast Chicken With Spring Vegetables
This recipe comes to us from Sarah Waldman's cookbook Feeding a Family.
This classic spaghetti carbonara recipe features tender pasta tossed in a parmesan-egg sauce with pancetta and peas.
Choose comfort food
Sometimes we want our meals to feel like a hug, remind us of bygone times, relieve stress, or satisfy a craving. When you dive into our favorite comfort food recipes, you can feel your stress melt away with each bite.
Creamed Corn and Smoked Gouda Cornsticks
These simple cornsticks are perfect for dipping into soups and stews - and they take less than 30 minutes to make!
Beer Cheese Dip
Watching the big game at home? What you need is a good dip, and we have a delightful new recipe for you to try.
Cheesy Spinach Lasagna
Get ready to layer up this lasagna with ricotta, parmesan, spinach, and chunky tomato sauce.
Graduated Grilled Cheese
Any day is a good day for grilled cheese, especially when there are sautéed onions, tomatoes, and mushrooms tucked in between the slices of melty cheese.
Skillet Scalloped Potatoes
This easy, crowd-pleasing dish makes a tasty holiday side and will fill your kitchen with the aroma of rosemary and garlic!
Calling all kid helpers
Bring the kids into the kitchen with these easy family recipes. Have them help you measure out the ingredients, stir and mix, set the timer, and together you can delight in the tasty finished product.
Warm Chocolate Chunk Cookie
Hands-down, this is the one-skillet dessert that brings everyone to the table.
Any Day Pancakes
Fluffy, moist, and higher in protein than average pancakes, these tasty breakfast cakes are made with whole grain flours.
Cheesy Black Bean Quesadillas
These cheesy quesadillas, packed with black beans and lots of flavor, are guaranteed to satisfy and delight.
Gooey Chocolate Skillets
These warm and rich chocolate skillets are as comforting as they are dreamy.
Bake all the bread
Our bread recipes make it easy for you to learn how to make fresh-baked bread and rolls right at home.
Jim Lahey’s No-knead Bread
Jim Lahey, founder of Sullivan Street Bakery in New York City, has a no-knead bread recipe that just uses a cast iron dutch oven, flour, yeast, water, and salt so anyone can make bakery-quality bread right at home.
Tips for Making Bread in Cast Iron
If you've ever wanted to try your hand at making bread in cast iron, you're in luck!
The mini cake pan is the perfect baking vessel for these homemade spoon rolls, a recipe passed down through generations of the Lodge family.
Simple Cast Iron Skillet Cornbread
This easy three-ingredient cast iron skillet cornbread is as simple as it gets and makes a great base for adding more adventurous flavors.
Indulge in homemade treats
Enjoy a sweet moment with these tasty dessert recipes. If you have extra, grab a container and deliver to family and friends.
Chocolate Fudge Brownies
Did you know classic fudge brownies taste even better when baked in cast iron? It's true.
Lemon Lavender Mini Pound Cakes
The fresh and floral flavor of these mini pound cakes make them the perfect summer dessert.
Blueberry Ricotta Skillet Cake
The recipe for this fluffy, berry-filled cake was adapted from our friends at Bon Appétit.
Blackberry Orange Tart for Two
Make a decadent dessert for two with this sweet blackberry orange tart recipe.
Master the at-home brunch
Pour yourself a mimosa and mix up one of these recipes for a weekend brunch that rivals your favorite local spot.
Briggs' Buttermilk Biscuits
We love how the tops and bottoms of these biscuits are slightly crispy and the inside stays tender and flaky.
Tomato Basil Caprese Frittata
Quick, delicious, nutritious – nothing achieves this quite like a frittata!
Apple Cinnamon Dutch Baby
Also called a German Pancake, a Dutch Baby is a quick dish that's as fun to watch puff up in the oven as it is to eat. This version is topped with apples and cinnamon, and will make your home smell like autumn has arrived.
Mascarpone Stuffed French Toast With Strawberries and Mint
Stuffed with decadent mascarpone and topped with fresh strawberries and mint, this brioche French toast recipe is perfect for breakfast or brunch.
Double Decker Denver Omelet Cornbread Stack
This recipe layers flavors of vegetables, bacon, and cheese between two omelet cornbread stacks, topped with a mustard maple glaze.
Bring back pizza night
No need for delivery, you can make pizza at home. Get your whole family involved and follow one of these pizza recipes for a fun night in. You can even get creative and add your favorite cheese and toppings to our classic pizza dough recipe.
Grilled Margherita Pizza
Marinara sauce, Alpine cheddar cheese, and chopped fresh basil combine beautifully to make a light and delicious pizza cooked on the grill.
Skillet Deep Dish Pizza
This pizza is loaded with toppings and cheese and cooked in a carbon steel skillet for a perfect, crispy crust.
Butternut Squash and Ricotta Pizza
The sweetness of butternut squash and creamy ricotta take this pizza to the next level.
Shrimp Pesto Pizza
Mozzarella cheese, basil pesto, and juicy shrimp adorn crisp pizza dough in this delicious seafood recipe.
A Chicago classic, this pizza is chock full of meat, cheese, and vegetables inside, while the top is dressed in its colorful tomato best.