Cornish Hens with Gluten-free Gravy Recipe (with Air Fryer Option!)

We’re all about easy meals here at Mark’s Daily Apple, but sometimes you want to step it up and make something a little special. Who says you can’t serve an impressive meal that’s also simple? Here, we made air fryer cornish hens over mashed root veggies with a side of roasted Brussels sprouts. It’s easy … Read more

Gluten-free Lemon Caper Chicken Recipe

The star of this lemon caper chicken recipe is a simple sauce with bold, memorable flavor. Three easy ingredients – capers, parsley, and butter, plus one secret ingredient (the brine from the caper jar) come together into a rich and piquant sauce that will have you licking the plate. The versatile sauce pairs well with chicken … Read more

Greek Gyro Salad with Avocado Tzatziki Recipe

I had Greek tacos at a friend’s house one day, and I’ll admit, I was skeptical. But one bite, and my mindset immediately switched to inspired. I couldn’t get enough of the fresh Mediterranean flavors alongside silky avocado. That’s why I created a deconstructed version, a Greek Gyro Salad Recipe. Here’s how to make it. … Read more

Perfect Spatchcock Whole Chicken Roasted in the Oven

Every home cook should have a no-fail recipe for oven-roasted chicken, one you can count on to always deliver golden skin and juicy, flavorful meat. A whole chicken provides the basis for a great soup, protein for your salads, a main ingredient for lettuce-wrapped sandwiches, or a delicious main course on its own. If you … Read more

Mixing Alcohol & Massage: Why You Should Never Do It

We all deserve the chance to recover physically and mentally after a long week, and an adult beverage (or three) followed by a soothing massage might sound like a perfect recipe for relaxation. But if your daydreams of unwinding at home involve both a few stiff drinks and a massage therapy session, you should understand … Read more

BBQ Grilled Salmon Recipe with Peach and Cucumber Salsa

This BBQ grilled salmon recipe makes a frequent appearance on my back patio all summer long. It’s easy, it’s quick start-to-finish, and you can’t beat a smoky BBQ sauce against a cool fruity salsa. You’re just minutes away from a simple and delicious meal the entire family will enjoy! We topped this simple BBQ salmon … Read more

Preparing for a Primal Road Trip

Nothing says classic summer vacation like hitting the open road with friends or family on a road trip. The summer of 2020 brought this old-school family tradition back into fashion, with folks hitting the highways like never before, eager for COVID-safe travel. So before packing your bags and gassing up the car, consider some pre-planning … Read more

Gluten-free Coffee Infused Hazelnut Pancakes Recipe: Paleo, Primal, and Perfect

Is there a comfort food more perfect than a stack of pancakes? We leveled up your basic grain-free pancake recipe with coffee and hazelnuts for roasty, nutty perfection on a plate. Serve them with a touch of maple syrup or maple-flavored monk fruit syrup if you want to keep your carbs on the low side. … Read more