The 10 Most Popular Recipes of January 2022

What were you cooking and baking the most last month? With remote work ongoing and the kids still home from school, it was quite the start to the new year! And a chilly start at that, so there were plenty of cozy soups, kitchen projects for days spent at home, and soul-satisfying treats for one of the coldest months of the year!

1. French Onion Soup (The Best)

This recipe has proven its worth as one of your favourites on our site during this wintry January. Caramelized onions, a rich broth and crispy, cheesy croutons practically make this soup a complete meal.

2. Classic Beef Chili

You have all clearly been searching for comfort dishes on our site since the start of the year. And on those cold and snowy days, nothing warms you up quite like a bowl of hearty chili.

3. Homemade White Bread Loaf

Whether you’ve been baking bread for years or you’ve just now gotten into the habit, you can’t go wrong with this simple loaf recipe.

4. Homemade Pizza Dough

Time and time again, when family pizza night rolls around, you all flock to this tried-and-true recipe!

5. Oatmeal Cookies (The Best)

Who doesn’t crave a yummy cookie every once in a while? We have well over 100 recipes in our repertoire, but it’s our best ever oatmeal cookies that you guys enjoyed last month. We get it! After all, they’re scrumptious and easy to make. Plus, you can enjoy them any way you like by adding chocolate chips or raisins.

6. Vegetable and Fava Bean Soup

Winter is all about cozy soups, and this easy recipe with a short list of ingredients was your go-to in January. Warm, hearty and delicious!

7. Moist Chocolate Cake in a Cup

The cold winter outside and continued restrictions definitely put you in the mood for some spirit-lifting treats! Especially our quick and easy mug cake that’s baked in a microwave. It was made to satiate your cravings, and fast.

8. Plump Pancakes

More time spent with the family at home this month meant more pancake breakfasts together…even on a weekday morning! This pancake recipe (best enjoyed with a simple blueberry sauce) beats the boxed stuff any day.

9. Fresh Pasta

We said it: 2022 is going to be the year of pasta-making! After baking bread for a good chunk of the pandemic, you have now turned to making your own Italian noodles rather than buying them at the store. And for good reason: This recipe for fresh pasta is a cinch to make.

10. Blueberry Muffins

With the kids finally having returned to the classroom after an extended holiday break, a tasty, homemade snack for their lunch box is always in order. And you guys turned to our popular blueberry muffin recipe in droves!

Be sure to also check out your top 10 recipes of December 2021!