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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    Quick and Simple Meatballs

    12 reviews

    Keep a batch of these meatballs in your freezer for an easy weeknight meal. This simple meatball recipe can be used for pizzas, sub sandwiches, in soups and more. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Cornish Pasties

    7 reviews

    My Great-Aunt Gladys was from a small mining town in England where pasties were popular. I loved to watch her...


    Nacho Triangles with Salsa-Ranch Dipping Sauce

    2 reviews

    These nacho bites are a fun fusion of Greek appetizers and flavors of the American Southwest. The simple dipping sauce...


    Italian Beef Vegetable Soup

    1 review

    This hearty vegetable beef soup features a ton of fresh vegetables, making it the perfect dish to use up all...


    Slow-Cooker Beef Barbacoa

    3 reviews

    I love this beef barbacoa because the meat is fall-apart tender and the sauce is smoky, slightly spicy and so...

    Spicy Stuffed Banana Peppers

    Banana peppers can be very tricky: Sometimes they are hot and sometimes they are not. If you want to be...


    Pressure-Cooker Italian Beef Sandwiches

    With only a few ingredients, this roast beef is a snap to throw together. The meat turns out wonderfully tender....

    Pressure-Cooker Beefy Cabbage Bean Stew

    1 review

    While we were on a small-group quilting retreat, one of my friends made this wonderful recipe for dinner. We all...


    Pressure Cooker Burgundy Beef

    2 reviews

    When my adult children come for dinner, this is the recipe I turn to first. They all just love it!...


    Beef Wellington Fried Wontons

    3 reviews

    These tasty appetizers scale down classic beef Wellington to an ideal party size. They feel fancy and fun! —Dianne Phillips,...


    The Best Ever Chili

    3 reviews

    My dad and my father-in-law are the gurus in our chili-loving clan. But after my honeymoon to New Mexico, inspired...

    Provolone Beef Pastry Pockets

    2 reviews

    My children always make sure they're home when they find out we're having these pockets for dinner. They're a smart...


    Santa Fe Chili

    37 reviews

    This colorful and hearty chili is perfect for heartwarming, holiday get-togethers. My family has been enjoying it for years. —Laura...


    Miniature Meat Pies

    2 reviews

    I make these handheld pies in advance, keep them in the freezer, then bake them the day of the party....


    Italian Pasta Sauce

    5 reviews

    As a special part of their wedding buffet, my daughter Kris' husband fixed a big batch of this thick flavorful...


    Beef Enchiladas

    6 reviews

    Canned soups make the sauce in this spicy entree easy to prepare. "It's a good dish to feed a large...

    Taco-Seasoned Meat

    Are Mexican-style entrees popular at your house? You'll appreciate the convenience of this seasoned meat that's tasty in traditional tacos....


    Make-Ahead Sloppy Joes

    1 review

    "I frequently made big batches of these flavorful filled buns when our six children were growing up," relates Alyne Fuller...


    Open-Faced Pizza Burgers

    1 review

    I'm not sure where I first saw this pizza burger recipe, but I'm glad I did! My family requests this...


    Pizza Pasta Casserole

    64 reviews

    Kids will line up for this zippy pizza-flavored dish. The recipe makes two casseroles, so you can serve one to...


    Cheesy Chili

    12 reviews

    My six grandchildren enjoy feasting on big bowls of this zesty chili. It's so creamy and tasty you can even...


    Pressure-Cooker Thai Coconut Beef

    3 reviews

    My husband and I love Thai food, but going out on weeknights can be challenging with busy schedules. I wanted...


    Slow-Cooked Chunky Chili

    20 reviews

    Pork sausage, ground beef and plenty of beans make this chili a marvelous meal. I keep serving-size containers of it...


    Creamy Lasagna Casserole

    23 reviews

    Satisfy your gang with this casserole sent in by Shelly Korell. The Eaton, Colorado reader whips up a rich combination...

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    King Burgers

    5 reviews

    My husband is a grill master, and we like to make up recipes together. The sauce for this juicy burger...


    Tourtieres

    Some time ago, a co-worker brought a meat pie to lunch. The aroma was familiar—after one taste, I was amazed...


    Slow-Cooked Italian Meatballs

    2 reviews

    What I love about these meatballs is that they can be served as an appetizer right out of the slow...


    Italian Spaghetti Bake

    11 reviews

    This hearty casserole recipe makes two large baking dishes. The tasty layers of meat sauce, spaghetti and gooey cheese are...


    Potluck Lasagna

    8 reviews

    This is a variation on a lasagna dish a coworker made for a company potluck. When I was expecting our...


    Cuban Ropa Vieja

    1 review

    I love having this as a go-to recipe for a weeknight meal. Its great authentic Cuban taste puts it at...