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Lemon Surprise Cheesecake

9 reviews

Lemon flavors sparkle throughout this cheesecake, from the crust to the filling to the topping. Build up the edges of the cheesecake to keep the lemon filling right where you want it. —Karen Chesnut, Clarksburg, California

Orange Lemonade

11 reviews

This juice is a favorite at our place. I'll often double the batch and send a jar next door to...


Tiny Cherry Cheesecakes

7 reviews

I prepare these mini cheesecakes every Christmas and for many weddings. I've received countless compliments and recipe requests. When I...


Creme de Menthe Cream Puff Tree

A tower of creme de menthe-flavored puffs makes a spectacular centerpiece for your dessert table. Guests will have this sumptuous...


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 Steak Appetizers with Stilton Sauce

3 reviews

Here’s a hearty appetizer that’ll get any gathering off to a delicious start. The rich, creamy cheese sauce complements the...


Party Cheese Balls

2 reviews

These tangy cheese balls are guaranteed to spread cheer at your next gathering. The ingredients create a colorful presentation and...

Olive Caprese Salad

3 reviews

When heirloom tomatoes arrive, feature them with red onions, green olives and a surprising twist-star anise. —Julie Merriman, Seattle, Washington


Frozen Cheesecake Bites

1 review

It only takes one of these delicious nibbles to cure your cheesecake cravings. But your guests are sure to ask...


Contest-Winning Curried Chicken Turnovers

1 review

You'll want to try these party-perfect turnovers. My guests enjoy the delicious curried chicken. Plus, the puff pastry makes for...


Antipasto Picnic Salad

25 reviews

Everybody just loves this tempting antipasto salad full of meats, veggies and pasta. It goes together in no time, serves...

Cheese Puffs

6 reviews

"I found this recipe in one of my mother’s old cookbooks and updated the flavor by adding cayenne and mustard,"...


Chocolate-Covered Cheesecake Squares

25 reviews

Satisfy your cheesecake craving with these bite-sized treats. Dipped in chocolate, the sweet, creamy delights are party favorites. But be...


Contest-Winning Holiday Glazed Ham

8 reviews

I like to serve this juicy, mouthwatering Thanksgiving ham with mashed potatoes and colorful vegetables. The apricot glaze is delicious,...


Brie Cherry Pastry Cups

23 reviews

Golden brown and flaky, these bite-sized puff pastries with creamy Brie and sweet cherry preserves could easily double as a...


Smoked Salmon Cucumber Canapes

3 reviews

“This is the one appetizer that I'm always asked to bring to parties. It's simple, comes together quick and is...

Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

4 reviews

My children wanted to plant a garden, and we ended up with buckets of cucumbers. When I tired of making...


Mimosa Butter Cookies

4 reviews

You can add many different flavors to butter cookies to make them your own. Try an alternate type of citrus...


Chocolate-Strawberry Celebration Cake

119 reviews

Although I have some great "from-scratch" recipes, this chocolate strawberry celebration cake uses a boxed mix with plenty of doctoring....