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The Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2022

It’s time to count down The Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2022 here on Now Cook This! From breakfast to lunch to dinner, side dishes and more, these are the recipes that you were cooking and loving the most all year long!

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It’s always so much fun looking back at the end of the year to see which recipes were my readers’ favorites (based on the number of page views). This year, we’ve got a couple of newbies on the list and quite a few that have been here before!

But first things first.

A VERY BIG thank you, thank you, thank you goes out to all of my subscribers, faithful readers and visitors. I am so grateful for every single one of you every single day…because I wouldn’t be here without you!

It warms my heart that so many of you are out there making and sharing these recipes with your friends and family, and I am so happy to be a part of your cooking journey.

Hearing your success stories inspires me to keep on cooking and posting lots of new recipes and to continue to make this blog the best that it can possibly be. Thank you all so much!

Okay, now let’s get right to the countdown!

The Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2022

(#10) Instant Pot Pot Roast With Vegetables
This Instant Pot Pot Roast With Vegetables is the best pot roast I have ever made! Thanks to the Instant Pot, it cooks up in a fraction of the time while giving you incredibly tender meat along with carrots and potatoes in a rich, super flavorful gravy.
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instant pot pot roast with vegetables on a white plate with a fork
(#9) Rice With Mixed Vegetables
Rice With Mixed Vegetables is a simple, delicious, all-in-one side dish that everyone will love and one that you'll want to make again and again!
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(#8) Leftover Baked Potato Home Fries
These Leftover Baked Potato Home Fries are a perfect way to use up leftover baked potatoes, but they're so good, you may just find yourself baking up some potatoes just so you can make a batch!
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leftover baked potato home fries on a white plate
(#7) Easy Instant Pot Vanilla Yogurt
All you need is four simple ingredients, an Instant Pot, and a little patience to make this Easy Instant Pot Vanilla Yogurt. Thick, creamy, and so delicious and simple, you will want to make this yogurt again and again!
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a bowl of yogurt with a spoon in it and mason jars filled with yogurt and a kitchen towel in the background
(#6) Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal (Stovetop)
This easy Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal is made on the stovetop and is creamy, lightly sweet and cinnamon-y, and loaded with chunks of cooked fresh apples. It's the perfect fall breakfast!
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(#5) Easy Homemade French Onion Soup
This Easy Homemade French Onion Soup is full of sweet and delicious caramelized onions in a rich, flavorful broth topped with toasted bread and lots of melted cheese. It's so simple to make this restaurant classic right in your own kitchen!
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(#4) Warm Vanilla Milk Bedtime Drink
This Warm Vanilla Milk Bedtime Drink – my version of moon milk – is perfect when you want something comforting and relaxing before you turn in for the night. Sweet dreams!
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an orange mug filled with warm vanilla milk
(#3) Basic Overnight Oats
These Basic Overnight Oats are the ultimate easy, make-ahead, healthy, delicious breakfast (no cooking required)! Once you know this simple base recipe, you can add limitless combinations of mix-ins and toppings!
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basic overnight oats in a jar with a spoon
(#2) Broccoli, Cauliflower and Cheese Soup
This easy, creamy Broccoli, Cauliflower and Cheese Soup takes everyone's favorite broccoli cheese soup and amps it up with even more good-for-you veggies, and it's ready in less than an hour!
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And the most popular recipe of 2022 is…

(#1) Butter-Baked Haddock
This Butter-Baked Haddock is my all-time favorite fish recipe. It's quick and easy (ready in less than 30 minutes!), and the result is tender, moist, flaky, flavorful fish every time!
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That’s 2 years in a row that this baked haddock recipe has earned the top spot!

It’s one of my most favorite dishes as well…so simple and delicious. I make it often, and it’s the recipe that made me actually enjoy cooking and eating fish.

This recipe and all the recipes on the list are most definitely worth giving a try (if you haven’t already)!

Here Are The 10 Runners-Up

(Just in case you were wondering)

Want to see prior years’ results? Check out The Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2021 and The Top 10 Most Popular Recipes of 2020.

The Top 10 New Recipes Published in 2022

And last but not least, here are the up-and-comers, the most popular recipes of just those that were newly published in 2022. It’ll be interesting to see how they rate at the end of next year!

So, did any of your favorites make the list?

If not, leave a comment below and tell me the recipes that you enjoyed making this year. I’d also love to know what recipes you’d like to see here in the future!

Happy New Year, everyone! I wish you all a healthy, happy and prosperous 2023 filled with love, laughter, and lots of yummy food. There’s lots more recipes on the way!

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Friday 30th of December 2022

I'd like to write a longer comment but I'm running around this morning like the proverbial chicken sans the head. Your website is a joy and I'm uplifted every time I see you've posted another delicious recipe! I now have a long list of all those recipes I still want to try- talk about 'looking forward'!!! Thank you so much for your terrific work and all the scrumptious memories you create in our lives!


Friday 30th of December 2022

Hi, John! Wow, your kind words have absolutely made my day and filled my heart with joy. Thank you so very much! Happy New Year!