Join Octofree to get a handy, printable chart of substitutions for common ingredients.
Join Octofree to get a handy, printable chart of substitutions for common ingredients.
yellow horz line 1300px 1

Recipe Allergen: Legume-Free

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

Put in a little extra time at the beginning of the day browning the brisket and creating a sauce out of the drippings, then let it fill your house with festive aromas as it cooks low and slow all day.

Read More »

Seared, Herb-Rubbed Turkey Breasts

Having a small gathering? No need to make a whole bird. This simple recipe involves tying two turkey breasts together with kitchen twine, searing it on all sides, then roasting for a sumptuous, (small)-crowd pleasing centerpiece.

Read More »

Crispy Roasted Brussels Sprouts

These crispy, toasty, flavorful sprouts have nothing in common with the soggy steamed version that’s given them a bad name. They disappeared so quickly last year, I have to double the recipe from now on!

Read More »

Smoky Carrot Ginger Soup

This warming, colorful soup is just the burst of flavor and infusion of visual beauty you’ll need this weekend as clocks turn back and we move further into longer, darker nights. Time to snuggle in, friends!

Read More »
liz bio rect

Hey there, I'm Liz!

As a former food editor and everyday home cook, I’ve spent the past 15+ years testing, tasting and saving delicious, Octofree recipes for my family. It’s with lots of love that I share the best of the bunch with you, along with tips and tricks I’ve learned along the way.

Learn More »
yellow horz line short

Sign Me Up!

Join Octofree to get a handy, printable chart of Octofree substitutions for common ingredients.

Sign Me Up!

Join Octofree to get a handy, printable chart of Octofree substitutions for common ingredients.