New Year is the opportunity to cook a whole year's worth of new recipes. I'm always pretty burnt out and unimaginative after the holidays, so I head to Pinterest to see what everyone else is planning to make. This year-like every year-Pinterest users are picking some great stuff and getting totally inspired. Oxtail recipes, foil-pack dinners, and homemade jams are just a few of the delicious recipes that have been trending lately, and I totally see why. If you need a bit of inspiration yourself, read on for everything that's going to be big with home cooks this year, according to data from Pinterest.
. Homemade bread
Making homemade bread may sound like an ambitious project, it's actually pretty easy for beginners to do with the right recipe. Pinterest users are clearly catching that, because they have been looking for homemade bread have risen over 400 percent since the new year. If you want to try the trend for yourself, this basic recipe has been pinned over 100,000 times and it's a great place to start. Get the recipe here .
2. Mushroom recipes
Mushrooms have been found to be fresh and exciting in ways. For example, coffees and chocolate bars with mushrooms have been getting a lot of attention. If you're looking for a classic and still-on-the-mushroom trend, this chicken broccoli and mushroom stir-fry is fool-proof. Get the recipe here .
3. Grazing tables
Snackers, rejoice! Grapping tables are one of the newest food trends taking Pinterest by storm, and they are just stuffed with snacks. They're great for parties because they do not have any real cooking, they feed a crowd, and they're totally gorgeous-not to mention.
4. Ginger water
If lemon water is too acidic for your taste, consider ginger water. Pinterest users are loving this simple concoction, maybe because of ginger is a known stomach-soother or maybe because it tastes great. Whatever the reason, there's no harm in adding a few slices of the stuff to your next glass of H2o if you so desire.
5. Oxtail recipes
Oxtail is a mainstay in lots of cuisines all over the world. In 2019, searches for oxtail recipes have apparently gone over 200 percent. Lately, Pinterest users have been loving this oxtail recipes like this slow-cooker bean dish, which has been pinned over 30,000 times. Get the recipe here .
6. Foil-pack dinners
Foil-pack dinners are low-mess, low-maintenance, and highly delicious, so it's no surprise that they're finally gaining more popularity. With 100,000 pins, this sausage, potato and green bean foil packet is one of Pinterest's favorites. Get the recipe here .
7. Homemade jam
It's no secret that I love jam in all my meals so I'm happy to see that others are hopping aboard the jam train. Even if you prefer to keep your hands dirty, make the stuff on your own. Get a basic jam-making guide here .
8. Oat milk
In case you have not heard, oat milk is everyone's new, favorite alternative milk. And it's super easy to make yourself . Get a basic how-to here .
9. Chayote recipes
Chayote is a type of fruit that has a texture like squash or potatoes, which means it's great for cooking in savory dishes. It's indigenous to Central America and used across Asia and Central and South America. Pinterest users have sacked chayote and potatoes with mint and shallots. Get the recipe here .