Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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    Garlic-Lemon Shrimp Linguine

    1 review

    The Cheesecake Factory has an extensive menu, but I always seem to order their delicious fresh and citrusy Lemon Shrimp...


    White Cheddar Shells

    1 review

    My kids and I love mac and cheese. We always get it in the bread bowls when we're at a...


    Slow-Cooker Baked Ziti

    7 reviews

    I don't know one family that doesn't have some crazy, hectic weeknights. This slow-cooker baked ziti recipe was a delicious,...


    One-Pot Creamy Vegan Pasta

    2 reviews

    Here’s a creamy vegan pasta recipe with tons of fresh sauteed vegetables. The spicy tomato sauce with sweet sun-dried tomatoes...

    Squash and Spinach Pierogi Casserole

    2 reviews

    This spinach pierogi casserole can be spiced to your liking. Once you've mastered the recipe, try using other savory pierogi...


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    Make-Ahead Spicy Olive Pasta

    This is a fancy version of my grandchildren's favorite baked spaghetti. It feels like such a special dinner, and it's...

    Penne All’Arrabiata

    Pasta all'arrabiata, a classic Italian recipe, is my comfort food be it summer or winter. My kids and I love...


    Caprese Macaroni Salad

    1 review

    When fresh tomatoes and basil are abundant in the summer, I like to make this wonderful Caprese macaroni salad. —Debbie...


    Shrimp and Crab Macaroni Salad

    This salad is a summertime staple in our house. If you want to splurge, go ahead and use real crab....


    Polynesian-Inspired Macaroni Salad

    2 reviews

    I have always loved SPAM, so I decided to combine it with pineapple to make this Polynesian-inspired macaroni salad recipe....

    Cubano Macaroni Salad

    2 reviews

    One of my favorite sandwiches is a hot Cubano, piled high with juicy pork, layers of ham and melty Swiss...


    Grecian-Inspired Macaroni Salad

    8 reviews

    I love all Grecian flavors and tried adding them to a macaroni salad. Toss in whatever olives you can find;...


    Middle Eastern-Inspired Macaroni Salad

    This creamy, tangy macaroni salad is inspired by the many wonderful flavors of the Middle East. The za'atar seasoning gives...


    Barbecue Macaroni Salad

    My family loves a touch of barbecue sauce and ranch dressing in our mac salad. Not too much—just a hint...


    Scandinavian-Inspired Macaroni Salad

    2 reviews

    Give a humdrum side salad a Scandinavian touch by adding some freshly chopped dill and tiny shrimp. —Kallee Krong-McCreery, Escondido,...

    Chicken Caesar Macaroni Salad

    1 review

    Give me a Caesar salad anytime, no matter what form it's in. I like to add some chicken and artichokes...


    Chicken Taco Macaroni Salad

    3 reviews

    I like to give macaroni salad a taco twist. Rotisserie chicken makes it quick. I'll often serve this dish as...


    Hummus Pasta Salad

    This hummus pasta salad is a hearty side dish, but it could be a nice meatless main dish as well....


    Roasted Pumpkin Lasagna

    1 review

    This is a hearty meatless meal that my family enjoys. If you're not a fan of pumpkin, you can use...


    Sausage Pasta with Cajun Cream Sauce

    5 reviews

    I needed to use up some ingredients in my refrigerator, so I threw together this dish with a cajun cream...


    Pressure-Cooker Smoked Salmon Pasta

    1 review

    I love making one-pot pastas in my pressure cooker. Every noodle soaks up the flavors of the delicious ingredients. I...


    Garden Vegetable Tomato Sauce

    3 reviews

    I make this vegetable tomato sauce regularly and store containers of it in my freezer. It's a tasty substitute for...


    One-Pot Mac and Cheese

    3 reviews

    Who likes cleaning up after making mac and cheese? Not this girl. This one-pot mac and cheese is a family...

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    Five-Cheese Ziti al Forno

    10 reviews

    After having the five-cheese ziti at Olive Garden, I tried to make my own version of it—and I think I...


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    The Best Marinara Sauce

    1 review

    I developed this recipe with a friend to make the most of a bumper crop of tomatoes. Now we like...


    Smoked Salmon Pasta

    1 review

    This pasta originally came to be from the miscellaneous ingredients in my fridge, and depending on whom I'm cooking for,...


    Mac ‘n’ Cheese Dinner

    4 reviews

    Don’t settle for ordinary mac and cheese. This version is my kids’ favorite, so I always make a huge pot....


    Pressure-Cooker Clam Sauce

    I serve this bright and fresh clam sauce often, usually with pasta. But it's also delectable as a hot dip...


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    Pressure-Cooker Spicy Pork and Squash Ragu

    1 review

    This recipe is a marvelously spicy combo perfect for cooler fall weather—so satisfying after a day spent outdoors. —Monica Osterhaus,...