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Our 10 Most Popular Recipes From This Year

December 31, 2023

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Scrolling back through a year of recipes, I’m really excited about where I am with my cooking. I feel like 2023 was the year I really embraced everything I’ve learned around cooking for food restrictions, creating a mix of original dishes, as well as remixing a few classics to be more allergy-friendly.

And as much fun as it is to come up with all of these recipes, even more special than that is seeing how much y’all enjoy them when you try them, or how helpful they were to you in cooking for your own food restrictions. So, here’s a recap of 2023’s most popular recipes – all of which will be on our menu in 2024 as well. Happy New Year, y’all.

#10: Dairy-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse

Dairy Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse | Chris Loves Julia

#9: Four Delicious Tuna Salad Recipes

#8: Chilled Glass Noodles with Peanut Sauce

Chilled Glass Noodles with Peanut Sauce

#7: 8-Layer Salad – No Grain, Dairy, Pork, or Egg

#6: Grilled Lemongrass Beef

Grilled Lemongrass Beef | Chris Cooks

#5: Chipotle Chicken Dip – No Grain or Dairy

#4: Thai Coconut Curry with White Fish

#3: Panzanella Potato Salad – No Grain or Dairy

Panzanella Potato Salad | Chris Loves Julia

#2: Quick & Perfect Honey BBQ Chicken

#1: Iceberg Wedge Salad – No Grain, Dairy, or Pork

Iceberg Wedge Salad - Grain, Dairy, & Pork-Free

Thank y’all for reading and saving and making these recipes – it really makes this so much fun and we have a lot of great recipes planned for 2024!

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  1. Erika Jeppsen says:

    Chris, I love all your recipes and wish you would do a cookbook! 🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️

  2. Sarah says:

    Looks delicious! Do you have some favorite go-to mocktails that you could share? Either ready do drink or diy? So many I’ve tried are either kinda boring or just suuuuuper surgery

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