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    Shaved Fennel Salad

    1 review

    This salad tastes even more impressive than it looks. It has an incredible crunch thanks to the cucumbers, radishes and apples. And the finish of fennel fronds adds just the faintest hint of licorice flavor. —William Milton III, Clemson, South Carolina

    Chocolate-Cherry Cream Crepes

    1 review

    My 17-year old son calls me a gourmet cook whenever I make his favorite crepes. Sometimes, for a change, I...


    Mini Italian Biscuits

    4 reviews

    I tasted biscuits like these at a seafood restaurant and really liked them. I experimented in my kitchen until I...


    Cherry Kringle

    3 reviews

    The soft dough in this recipe is so easy to work with. It bakes into a golden tender pastry that...


    Pineapple Cheese Braid

    2 reviews

    Folks are always pleasantly surprised by this bread's pineapple filling. When in a hurry, I'll use canned pie filling.—Shirley Kensinger,...

    Butter Nut Twists

    4 reviews

    My mother has been using this recipe for the last 45 years for special occasions and the holidays. She taught...


    Apple-a-Day Casserole

    4 reviews

    This sweet-tart casserole is a fun change of pace from traditional vegetable side dishes. It's super-quick to prepare if you...

    Gingered Lime Carrots

    3 reviews

    The produce manager at my grocery store suggested this memorable mixture of lightly sweet carrots, zippy ginger and tart lime....


    Colorful Oven Vegetables

    3 reviews

    Meet the Cook: As a party planner for a catering company, I often serve this attractive side dish with a...


    Braided Cardamom Rings

    1 review

    Most Christmases, I'll take one of my rings to my husband's family and one to my family. Of course, I...


    Scalloped Apples

    13 reviews

    When I was a child, I loved eating at my grandma's house, especially when she baked this comforting apple dish....

    Carrots in Almond Sauce

    2 reviews

    Here's an easy way to add elegance and flavor to a plain vegetable. The combination of tender carrots and crunchy...


    Special Squash Casserole

    21 reviews

    Squash has traditionally been a food our family passes up, but this luscious casserole is an exception to the rule....


    Fresh Fruit Soup

    1 review

    Entertaining is a big part of a military wife's life—my husband was a career Army man—so my soup got much...


    Green Beans and Radish Salad with Tarragon Pesto

    Whichever way my garden grows, I usually build my salad with green beans, radishes and a pesto made with tarragon....


    Festive Appetizer Spread

    2 reviews

    Our state is known for its cranberries, and there are many bogs in our area. I won first place with...

    Cherry Cheese Loaves

    4 reviews

    This has become my "trademark" dessert. I'm asked to take it everywhere I go! Diagonal cuts in the dough give...


    Cinnamon ‘n’ Spice Dip

    4 reviews

    Cinnamon, nutmeg and brown sugar dress up whipped topping in this extremely easy party pleaser. My gang especially likes the...


    Cinnamon Crisps

    6 reviews

    I first tried this recipe when I still lived at home. My dad especially loved them.—Sarah Bueckert, Austin, Manitoba


    Nut ‘n’ Fruit Granola

    After a friend brought this crunchy fruit-filled treat on a camping trip, I requested the recipe and lightened it up....


    Cherry Brie Tossed Salad

    9 reviews

    Draped in a light vinaigrette and sprinkled with almonds, this pretty salad is a variation of a recipe that's been...


    Apple Oven Pancake

    3 reviews

    Here's a puffed golden-brown pancake that always wins raves. It looks so pretty with a dusting of confectioners' sugar and...


    Croissant Breakfast Casserole

    4 reviews

    Turning croissants and marmalade into a classic overnight casserole makes a wonderful treat for family and guests around the breakfast...


    Butternut Squash Dinner Rolls

    6 reviews

    These wholesome rolls are a pleasant addition to any entree. I get so many requests for them at holiday time....

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    Foolproof Mushrooms

    5 reviews

    These yummy bites pack a lot of zingy flavor and can be made up to 4 hours ahead, refrigerated, then...


    Grilled Romaine Toss

    2 reviews

    I often double this fantastic salad, and it’s always history by the end of the night. During inclement weather, simply...


    Fruit Salad with Lemon Dressing

    The vibrant colors make this dish a pretty first course or light dessert. I've always been a fan of savory...


    Contest-Winning Watermelon Salsa

    5 reviews

    “I entered this recipe in a local fair, and it took first place! This is one of my favorites because...


    Contest-Winning Broccoli with Orange Sauce

    2 reviews

    A citrus yogurt sauce drapes crisp-tender broccoli flowerets and refreshing orange slices in this dish. —Doris Heath, Franklin, North Carolina


    Delicious Potato Doughnuts

    3 reviews

    I first tried these tasty treats at my sister's house and thought they were the best I'd ever had. They're...