Graduation Recipes

Earn top honors with our graduation recipes and party ideas. Fill your buffet with potluck favorites like finger food, pasta and potato salads and A+ graduation desserts.

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    Slow Cooker Recipes for Your Graduation Potluck

    Look no further for graduation celebration ideas. These slow cooker dips, sandwiches, sides and desserts are sure to get top honors at your graduation party. Let that handy appliance do all the work so you can have all the fun.

    65 Make-Ahead Graduation Party Food Ideas

    Take the last-minute hassle out of your menu planning with these graduation party food ideas. We have easy recipes for...

    Blueberry Iced Tea

    1 review

    I enjoy coming up with new ways to use my slow cooker in the kitchen. Serve this blueberry iced tea...

    40 Last Minute Potluck Ideas Ready in 30 Minutes or Less

    If there's a potluck that you totally forgot about until the last minute, don't worry—we've been there. Here are easy...

    Dreamy Fruit Dip

    10 reviews

    Everyone will love this thick cream cheese fruit dip. Serve it alongside apple wedges, pineapple chunks, strawberries and grapes. —Anna...

    Quick Tater Tot Bake

    34 reviews

    I like to make this dish when time before supper is short. If we have unexpected company, I just double...

    15 High School Graduation Gifts at Every Price Point

    Celebrate their achievement—and look forward to the future—with these high school graduation gifts. We found presents at every price point!

    15 Practical College Graduation Gifts

    Celebrate a huge milestone with these thoughtful college graduation gifts.

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    40 of Our Favorite Graduation Cake Ideas

    Congrats, grad! We've pulled together some of our best graduation cake ideas for your celebration.

    Nectarine Fruit Salad with Lime Spice Dressing

    This fruit salad with lime dressing is extra special. It's a crowd pleaser as a side dish or as a...

    Mustard Barbecue Shaved Ham

    This recipe makes enough ham sandwiches to feed a crowd and is so easy to put together. Have your butcher...

    45 Fresh Mocktail Recipes to Pour Tonight

    Just because you're going alcohol-free doesn't mean you should settle for blah beverages. These mocktail recipes are refreshing, sophisticated and...

    How to Make Pasta Salad

    It's so easy to learn how to make pasta salad. All you need is your favorite pasta shape, a tasty...

    15 Graduation Gift Ideas

    Skip the pomp and circumstance—these are the graduation gifts they really want.

    100 Potluck Sides Perfect for Your BBQ

    Bring barbecue sides that spotlight summer's best ingredients to your next event, and we guarantee you'll go home with an...

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    The 100 Best Barbecue Recipes You’ll Ever Have

    Make the most of warm, summer nights with the most amazing barbecue possible! With everything from ribs to beans, our...

    28 Easy Casseroles to Serve at a Graduation Party

    Don't get stuck cooking during the party; these easy casseroles can be prepared in advance. Even better: they all take...

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    60 Easy Dessert Recipes for a Graduation Celebration

    Celebrate the graduate in your life with something sweet! These dessert recipes are easy to throw together and taste amazing.

    40 Quick Graduation Party Recipes to Make in 30 Minutes (or Less!)

    Clocking in at 30 minutes or less, each of these quick and easy graduation party recipes will please the crowds...

    5-Ingredient Graduation Party Recipes

    Need some graduation party food ideas? Try one of these deliciously easy 5-ingredient recipes that'll be the talk of the...

    Our Best-Ever Party Appetizers

    These yummy bite-sized party appetizers are the perfect starter for any type of party—and the perfect excuse to throw one!

    38 Favorite Dip Recipes for a Crowd

    From spicy taco dip to creamy spinach dip, these potluck dip recipes are ready to party. Each recipe serves 12...

    21 Snacks Made in a Wonton Wrapper

    Wonton wrappers: What can't they do? From egg rolls to crab rangoon to crispy cups filled with cheesy, meaty goodness,...

    33 Potluck Recipes for Your 13×9 Pan

    It's easy to feed a crowd with these 13x9 potluck appetizers, side dishes, breakfast casseroles and desserts. Take one along...

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    24 Pasta Salads Like Grandma Used to Make

    Looking for pasta salad ideas for a BBQ or picnic? Look no further than Grandma's recipe box.

    40 Easy Potluck Desserts with 5 Ingredients (or Less!)

    Next time you need to bring a sweet treat, reach for one of these easy potluck desserts. Each recipe is...

    38 Potluck Sandwich Recipes to Feed a Crowd

    When you're cooking for a crowd, these sandwiches make an easy meal. Each recipe serves 10 or more!

    23 Instant Pot Recipes for Your Next Potluck

    On your way to a party? These potluck recipes can all be made using the pressure cooker setting on your...

    95 Potluck Salads for a Big Crowd

    Salads are the perfect summer potluck food. Here's a generous helping of salads that feed 12 or more people—just in...

    32 Cool Potluck Salads For Your Summer Cookout

    While no backyard barbecue is complete without burgers and dogs on the grill, these delicious potluck salads will be the...