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The Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2020

Today I’m counting down The Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2020 here on Now Cook This! (plus some runners-up). From breakfast to dinner, bread, sides, soup, drinks, and dessert, these are the recipes that had the most visits this year!

Wow, 2020 sure was a heck of a year…one that we’ll never forget, and one that most of us are happy to see come to an end. Times were tough, but one of the bright spots amongst all the craziness was that we got in the kitchen and cooked more!

Whether it was because we were bored, were looking for comfort in some delicious food, or we just weren’t able to eat at our favorite restaurants, we made the best of it and cooked together and ate together at home, which is such an awesome and beautiful thing!

Here are the recipes that you all were cooking the most…the Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2020!

#10: Easy Classic Bread Stuffing

Not only is this a must-have side dish for Thanksgiving and other holiday meals, it’s great any time of the year!

easy classic bread stuffing in a baking dish with a serving spoon

#9: Basic Overnight Oats

Overnight oats are still as popular as ever, and this base recipe is exactly what you need to get started. Just imagine all the different flavors you can make!

basic overnight oats in a jar with a spoon

#8: Warm Vanilla Milk Bedtime Drink

This warm and cozy drink is perfect when you want to sip on something relaxing and comforting before bed!

mug of warm vanilla milk bedtime drink with whipped cream on top

#7: Homemade Sausage Gravy

Serve this super easy and delicious gravy over fresh-baked biscuits, toast or English muffins for the ultimate comfort food breakfast or brunch!

sausage gravy over biscuits

#6: Easy Broccoli Cheese Casserole

Broccoli, Velveeta cheese, butter, Ritz crackers…that’s really says it all, doesn’t it? This scrumptious side dish goes with just about anything!

easy broccoli cheese casserole on a white plate with a fork

#5: Easy Homemade Cocoa Brownies

These brownies are fudgy, moist, chewy, and lightly crisp around the edges…and just as easy as a box mix (but so much better)!

#4: Instant Pot Pot Roast With Vegetables

Pot roast is a classic Sunday dinner of super tender meat along with carrots and potatoes in a delicious gravy. Now with the Instant Pot, it cooks up in a fraction of the time (you could even make it on a weeknight)!

pot roast with vegetables with gravy being poured over the top

#3: Easy Cheesy Garlic Biscuits

An easy homemade version of Red Lobster’s cheesy, buttery, garlicky Cheddar Bay Biscuits that you can make totally from scratch in less than 30 minutes!

easy cheesy garlic biscuits piled on a plate

#2: Easy Instant Pot Vanilla Yogurt

With the Instant Pot, making homemade yogurt has never been easier! This vanilla yogurt is made with just 4 simple ingredients and is thick, creamy, and amazingly delicious!

three small jars of yogurt with a spoon in front of an instant pot

#1: Easy Homemade French Onion Soup

This was 2020’s most popular recipe, and with good reason! This classic soup – filled with caramelized onions in a rich broth topped with toasted bread and melted cheese – is so easy to make right in your own kitchen!

two crocks of french onion soup

And the runners-up…

Be sure to check these recipes out if you haven’t already!

So…did your favorites make the list? If not, I’d love to know what you enjoyed!

I’d also love to know what recipes you’d like to see here on the blog next year. Feel free to leave suggestions in the comments below!

Finally, I’d just like to say that I am truly honored and grateful that so many of you stopped by to check out my recipes this year. Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart!

Best wishes for a happy and healthy 2021!

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