Non-chefs, listen up! You were over the moon when your significant other invited you to spend the holidays this year with their family. However, after those initial lovey-dovey feelings of joy, you realized that you have to bring a dish along. The issue? You're not the best in the kitchen, you'd burn water if you could, and you wouldn't know a proper seasoning pairing if you tried.
You call your family members who are prized chefs, begging for recipes and scheduling FaceTime dates for a last-minute lesson. However, those don't go too well and you're wondering what to do.
Well, no worries. Luckily for the culinary-challenged, some of our favorite grocery stores and food delivery services have you covered, and we've found some of the best out there. Check them out ahead.
Trader Joe's Grilled Balsamic Vinegar & Rosemary Chicken ($6, Trader Joe's)
Let's face it, cooking an entire chicken to the tee isn't easy. Thankfully Trader Joe's has some marvelously marinated and seasoned chicken that's grilled to perfection. Cut it into sections, plate it, and brag on your poultry creation.
Good & Gather Maple Glazed Carrots ($5, Target)
This beautiful veggie will look fantastic on a Christmas table. Quickly heat these babies up, and serve them as is or as a garnish with meat. No one will doubt your culinary abilities once they bite into this brilliant dish.
Omaha Steaks Italian Red Wine Beef Stew ($25, Omaha Steaks)
There's no better winter meal than a warm bowl of beef stew. Let mama know that her son is in good hands with this tasty selection. Packed with potatoes, carrots, and herbs, you'll warm everyone's soul this season with this hearty soup.