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Weeknight Goulash

3 reviews

With this recipe, you can put in a full day’s work, run some errands and still get dinner on the table in hardly any time. Make it extra-special by serving the meat sauce over spaetzle. —Cyndy Gerken, Naples, Florida

Polish Kraut with Apples

The combination of apples, sauerkraut and smoked sausage gives this hearty dinner an Old World flavor. I enjoy making it...


Spaetzle

2 reviews

This traditional German dish is one of the most popular dishes in our family restaurant. It is so delicious when...


Apple-Leek Pork Chops

2 reviews

"The sweet and savory combination of apples and leeks goes so well with these golden pork chops," says Elaine Williams...


Apricot Pork Chops

"The pork and fruit flavors blend wonderfully in this entree that seems like you fussed," writes Mrs. Thomas Allison of...

Hamburger Stroganoff for Two

4 reviews

I've been making this simple yet satisfying dish for more than 25 years," relates Aline Christenot of Chester, Montana. "Just...


Herb Stuffed Pork Chops

18 reviews

I've had this recipe for almost 50 years. Any time I want the meal to be extra special - for...

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Ground Beef Stroganoff

11 reviews

MY mother-in-law gave me this recipe 25 years ago. It's been a staple in my meal planning ever since because...


Stewed Tomatoes with Dumplings

5 reviews

When I was young and did not feel well, my mother made one of my favorite dishes. Just smelling it...


Sesame Brussels Sprouts

3 reviews

"I love brussels sprouts," says Melanie DuLac of Worcester, Massachusetts. "Prepared this way, they're nicely seasoned and get a bit...


Moist Hungarian Goulash

3 reviews

In Aurora, New York, Mary Smith prepares a traditional dish of saucy round steak for a satisfying supper. "My mother...

Cran-Apple Sauerkraut

Linda Riederer of Hamburg, New York shares this change-of-pace autumn side dish. “It's delicious with pork, and the cranberries add...


Kielbasa Potato Soup

3 reviews

"This is a delicious and hearty soup," assures Beverlee DeBerry of Hempstead, Texas. "Combined with a nice loaf of French...


Favorite Beef Stroganoff

3 reviews

"This is one of my husband's favorite dishes," relates Carmen Edwards of Midland, Texas. "I like it because it has...


Small-Batch Potato Salad

1 review

Since my kids left home some years ago, I have been relying on smaller-portioned. This recipes conveniently calls for canned...


Tangy Beef Stroganoff

1 review

This is one of my favorite recipes. It features sirloin strips covered in a rich sour cream sauce with hints...

Jaeger Schnitzel

4 reviews

—Essen Haus, Bob and Gail Worm, Madison, Wisconsin



Reuben Grill

After just one bite, my dad declared this sandwich a definite keeper. We think you’ll agree that the homemade horseradish...


Simple Sweet ‘n’ Tangy Pork Chops

5 reviews

Just five ingredients are all that's needed for these tender chops. Whenever I serve these to company, they get rave...


Quick Turkey Reubens

Chris Boshoven of Hebron, Indiana told us she's had this recipe in her files for a long time and it's...


Bavarian Stew

3 reviews

This dish has delighted guests as well as family. I don’t remember where this recipe came from, but it has...


Down-Home Pork Chops for Two

Zippy sauce made of brown sugar, crushed red pepper flakes and soy sauce adds personality to this otherwise straightforward main...


Sweet Onion & Cherry Pork Chops

2 reviews

When I want to jump-start supper, I opt for these tender pork chops. The sweet and savory cherry sauce makes...

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Tangy Franks and Pears

This entree is one of my comfort foods. The combination of sweet fruit flavors and a touch of spicy meat...


Sausage Mac Supper

5 reviews

“This recipe was given to me by my sister many years ago,” notes Anna Sheppard of Franklin, North Carolina. “My...


Mushroom Omelet

This tasty version of a basic omelet reminds me of my childhood when I'd help my father search for mushrooms...


Reuben Burgers

A REUBEN sandwich was always my first choice when eating out - until I found this recipe in a local...


Grilled Seasoned Beer Bratwurst

6 reviews

For a savory take on a summer classic, our Test Kitchen came up with a brat that’s sure to please....


Cornbread Stuffed Pork Chops

Tart apple adds a delicious flavor to the moist stuffing that fills these savory chops. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen