Main Dishes


Flavorful Onion Burgers
Cheddar cheese and Thousand Island dressing make this moist and juicy Flavorful Onion Burger a real family treat. The amount of flavor this burger packs with just a few simple ingredients will really surprise you.
—Dave Bremson, Plantation, Florida

Maple-Glazed Salmon
I have a few good recipes for family-favorite, heart-healthy salmon, but this Maple-Glazed Salmon is always a hit. I serve it this way at least once a week and sometimes more!
—David Krisko, Becker, Minnesota

Herbed Beef Tenderloin
Grilling is a hobby of mine. This flavorful Herbed Beef Tenderloin is one of my family's favorites. Try it with baked potatoes and garden-fresh veggies.
—Paul Verner, Wooster, Ohio

Grilled Rib Eye Steaks
In summer, I love to marinate these steaks overnight, then make Grilled Rib Eye Steaks for family and friends.
—Tim Hanchon, Muncie, Indiana

Braided Pork Tenderloins
For a summertime family dinner, I served a jerk-spiced marinated Braided Pork Tenderloins. Braiding the meat, which is easy to do, makes for an attractive presentation.
—Jim Rude, Janesville, Wisconsin



Salads


Veggie Potato Salad
Growing up with a huge family of relatives, large gatherings were the norm. Mom always brought her 'famous' Veggie Potato Salad, and now I'm carrying on the tradition. It just wouldn't be the same without it."
—James Korzenowski, Dearborn, Michigan

Sesame Cucumber Salad
My family and I love this Sesame Cucumber Salad—it's very tasty! I like to serve it on holidays when we have relatives over. Everyone always enjoys it.
—Craig Towne, Derry, New Hampshire



Side Dish


Cheese & Parsnip Mashed Potatoes
My young kids will eat parsnips in this dish! Everyone who tastes Cheese & Parsnip Mashed Potatoes loves the rich, slightly smoky flavor.
—Jim Rude, Janesville, Wisconsin



Desserts


Cream Cheese Pound Cake
Fresh fruit and a dollop of whipped cream dress up this tender Cream Cheese Pound Cake&mdasha winner with my family and friends.
—Richard Hogg, Anderson, South Carolina

Peanut Butter Brownies
I like to prepare lots of pies, cakes, breads and bars to share at family gatherings and church potlucks. These chewy Peanut Butter Brownies are one of my favorites.
—Nick Welty, Smithville, Ohio