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Turkey Tea Sandwiches with Basil Mayonnaise

Basil mayonnaise is the secret to these tasty little sandwiches. Keep any extra mayo in the fridge to spread on other sandwiches, stir into egg salad or layer on pizza crust before topping it with other ingredients. —Lara Pennell, Mauldin, South Carolina

Rosy Rhubarb Mold

This mold is perfect for a buffet. This recipe will feed a crowd with no problem at all.—Taste of Home...


Mini Mixed Salads in Crispy Wontons

It's a salad and an appetizer all rolled into one bite-sized offering! Serve these snacks for your next get-together or...


Cobb Salad Sub

4 reviews

When we need a quick meal to share, we turn Cobb salad into a sandwich masterpiece. Sometimes I substitute tortillas...


Calico Salad

1 review

When our daughter got married, I took it upon myself to prepare all the food for her wedding reception. This...

Potluck Fruit Salad

1 review

Light and creamy, this tasty fruit salad gets gobbled up with gusto at every gathering. I can count on taking...


Frosty Cranberry Salad Cups

Instead of traditional cranberry sauce, consider these individual fruit salads. They're a make-ahead treat terrific for potlucks.
—Bernadine Bolte,...

Eggcellent Finger Sandwiches

2 reviews

Tartar sauce gives these little egg salad sandwiches a slightly sweet flavor. —Vikki Rebholz, West Chester, Ohio


Turkey Salad on Croissants

4 reviews

“I created this creamy crunchy salad for a small tea party I was having one midwinter afternoon,” pens Karen Jantz...


Festive Tea Sandwiches

These delicate sandwiches were the memorable first course at a Victorian tea we held for the ladies of our congregation....


Festive Pineapple Boat

"My fondest childhood memories are centered in the kitchen with my mother," recounts Susan Phelan of Tallahassee, Florida. Reminiscent of...

Creamy Fruit Bowl

3 reviews

THIS fruit salad is always on the menu for special occasions, since it can be served as a salad or...


Melon Salad with Poppy Seed Vinaigrette

This salad is so refreshing because of the delicious ripe melon. The dressing is also very good on spinach.—Priscilla Gilbert,...


Chicken Salad Croissants with Fresh Dill

Fresh dill is the secret to the success of these cold sandwiches. I like to use miniature croissants when serving...


Spicy Citrus Gelatin Mold

“This old family recipe is delicious served with ham or turkey,” shares Joan Hallford from North Richland Hills, Texas. “The...


Fruit with Honey-Ginger Dressing

"Here's a refreshing addition to any meal," promises Cheryl Perry, Hertford, North Carolina. "The spiced yogurt dressing is delicious over...

Fruited Tarragon Turkey Salad

A subtle tarragon flavor adds a different twist to this well-dressed turkey salads. With cranberry sauce and a dinner roll,...


Parmesan Salad Dressing

1 review

Served over your favorite salad greens, this rich and creamy dressing is a real treat. I first sampled it at...


Olive Potato Salad

My mother shared this recipe with me at my bridal shower more than 45 years ago.
—Margaret Matson, Metamora,...


Tropical Fresh Fruit Salad

Flavored whipped cream makes each bite of this salad taste like candy. The bowl always empties quickly. —Carol Gillespie, Chambersburg,...


Mandarin Pasta Salad

I developed this recipe when I was asked to bring a salad to a birthday party for my husband's grandfather....


Easy Almond Chicken Salad

3 reviews

Pineapple and almonds give this chicken salad its tropical taste. Every forkful is loaded with chicken, making this a hearty...


Big-Batch Turkey Salad

We served this delicious salad at a church luncheon along with a variety of homemade muffins and a dessert. The...


Prosciutto-Melon Sliders with Minted Mayo

A classic appetizer—prosciutto-wrapped melon—inspired me to make these bite-size burgers topped with cantaloupe salsa and minty mayonnaise.—Veronica Callaghan, Glastonbury, Connecticut

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Brie and Wild Mushroom Soup

4 reviews

I obtained this recipe at a local home and garden show a few years ago. The rich, comforting soup is...


Calla Lily Tea Sandwiches

Your tea tray will be blooming beautiful with these novel lily-shaped sandwiches. The tasty chicken, mayonnaise and herb filling will...


Mojito Marinated Fruit

5 reviews

All the flavors of the popular mojito cocktail are featured in this fantastic salad. After you eat the fruit, you’ll...


Fruit Flower Garden

Spruce up any summer activity or party with a surprisingly easy fruit platter that's as good to look at as...


Glazed Fruit Medley

11 reviews

The orange dressing on this salad complements the fresh fruit flavors beautifully. It’s perfect for a spring or summer brunch....


Sweet and Tangy Pasta Salad

2 reviews

June Herke
WATERTOWN, SOUTH DAKOTA

I’m a retired farmwife and one of 16 children. I learned lots about cooking...