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Welcome to my website! My goal is to make you feel like we are at home cooking together. There are recipes for all different moments in your life– from one pot weeknight meals to dinner for two to larger holiday celebrations, I hope this space will become a valuable resource for your home cooking. So, click and explore!

Alex Guarnaschelli is a mother, chef, TV host, and native New Yorker. In addition to appearing on various Food Network shows like Iron Chef America, Chopped, Supermarket Stakeout and The Kitchen,  Alex has a new-American restaurant, “Butter”, in midtown Manhattan, that has been running for 19 years. 

Alex Guarnaschelli


The recipes appear in categories depending on what meal you are looking to create. You can also find individual recipes in each section that suit your mood. I grew up with parents that were either hungrily making a 15-minute weeknight meal or executing a big dinner party. There was no middle ground… For Ava and me, I sometimes whip up one simple recipe and, other times, I want a more elaborate spread. You can find every speed and recipe here for whatever you’re feeling. 

Chicken Cutlet Sandwich


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Meatball Sub


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Pasta Salad with Basil Pesto

Making the pesto and tossing it with the hot pasta and coating with Parmesan cheese is so simple and so satisfying. What a nosebath you take as the pasta and basil find each other in the bowl. The salty note and body the Parmesan offers complete the picture. W...

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Cook with Me

150 Recipes for the Home Cook

For Alex Guarnaschelli, cooking has never been just about getting dinner on the table. With a legendary cookbook-editor mother (Maria Guarnaschelli)…

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Cook It Up


75 family favorites get leveled up to be even bolder, saucier, cheesier, and crisper thanks to Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli and her highly opinionated chef-in-training daughter Ava!

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