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Tuna-Stuffed Jumbo Shells

Tuna-Stuffed Jumbo Shells

Tuna-Stuffed Jumbo Shells

These light, fresh-tasting stuffed shells really star as part of a luncheon menu. I came up with this distinctive combination of ingredients by accident one day using leftovers from other recipes. It's a cool summer main dish. — Phy Bresse, Lumberton, North Carolina

Apple and Goat Cheese Salad

Apple and Goat Cheese Salad

Apple and Goat Cheese Salad

“This salad is a light and delicious side dish for almost any meal. The sweetness of the apples, raisins and grapes combines well with the tart goat cheese and dressing.” -Radelle Knappenberger of Oviedo, Florida

Backyard Red Potato Salad

Backyard Red Potato Salad

Backyard Red Potato Salad

I love this recipe because it’s not your typical potato salad. There’s no mayo, so it’s perfect for outdoor picnics, plus it looks just as good as it tastes. —Holly Bauer, West Bend, Wisconsin
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Black-Eyed Pea Pasta Salad

Black-Eyed Pea Pasta Salad

Black-Eyed Pea Pasta Salad

Grilling out? You may want to serve this refreshing, make-ahead salad at the barbecue. A creamy Italian dressing enhances the chopped vegetables, cheese and pasta. —Joan Huggins, Waynesboro, Mississippi

Blue Cheese Dressing

Blue Cheese Dressing

Blue Cheese Dressing

I tasted this tangy dressing for the first time at a friend's house. She gave me the recipe, and now I make it every week. I always keep some in my refrigerator. It tastes much better than bottled blue cheese dressing and is a snap to make. -Barbara Nowakowski, North Tonawanda, New York

Cashew Turkey Pasta Salad

Cashew Turkey Pasta Salad

Cashew Turkey Pasta Salad

Cashews add a nice crunch to this grilled turkey and spiral pasta combo. I first tasted this salad at a baby shower and asked the hostess for her recipe. Since then, I've served it for many occasions. -Karen Wyffels, Lino Lakes, Minnesota

Feta Salmon Salad

Feta Salmon Salad

Feta Salmon Salad

“My son David always ordered the salmon sandwich at a local pub," shares Susan Griffiths of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. "In trying to replicate it, he came up with this salad. It's the only recipe he's ever made and our entire family thinks it's great.”

Fruit Medley Salad

Fruit Medley Salad

Fruit Medley Salad

Cream cheese and yogurt form the light dressing that coats this fast fruit medley. The salad is a snap to assemble because it takes advantage of canned peaches, pineapple chunks and mandarin oranges you likely keep in your pantry. Miniature marshmallow add a sweet touch. —Brittany Tyrrell Manchester, Iowa.

Soba Noodles with Ginger-Sesame Dressing

Soba Noodles with Ginger-Sesame Dressing

Soba Noodles with Ginger-Sesame Dressing

We love when opposites attract. A sweet and sour gingery dressing goes hand in hand with soft Soba noodles, edamame and crunchy slaw. If you're not vegetarian, add grilled shrimp or chicken for a protein-packed finish. —Mandy Rivers, Lexington, South Carolina

Spinach Bean Salad with Maple Dressing

Spinach Bean Salad with Maple Dressing

Spinach Bean Salad with Maple Dressing

Warm maple dressing slightly wilts the spinach in this salad, giving it a delightful texture and flavor. Sally writes, “This is quick and easy to make, plus it's healthy and very tasty!” Sally Maloney - Dallas, Georgia

Tasty Marinated Tomatoes

Tasty Marinated Tomatoes

Tasty Marinated Tomatoes

My niece introduced me to this colorful recipe some time ago. I now make it when I have buffets or large gatherings because it can be prepared hours ahead. —Myrtle Matthews, Marietta, Georgia
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