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Creamy Ranch Mac and Cheese

4 reviews

I came up with the recipe for this creamy and comforting macaroni and cheese with a ranch-flavored twist. My husband requests it often. —Michelle Rotunno, Independence, Missouri

Cream of Spinach Soup

"This rich and creamy soup tastes like it's made by a professional chef," says Patricia Bradley Rohnert Park, California. While...


Grilled Cheese & Tomato Flatbreads

7 reviews

This is a combination of grilled pizza and a cheesy flatbread recipe I discovered years ago. It's a great appetizer...


Jazzy Mac ‘n’ Cheese

2 reviews

Adding Parmesan and mozzarella to already cheesy macaroni will have your clan clamoring for this tried-and-true pasta dish. Diced tomatoes...


Macaroni ‘n’ Cheese Italiano

"I've always liked macaroni and cheese, but my husband prefers macaroni with tomato sauce. So I added spaghetti sauce and...

Ricotta Gnocchi with Spinach & Gorgonzola

When my family comes for a visit, they always ask me to make this unique dish for dinner. Homemade cheesy...


Red Pepper Corn

2 reviews

“This handy corn dish is a must at family parties.” —Kasia Rachfall, Langley, British Columbia

Full Garden Frittata

I was cooking for a health-conscious friend and wanted to serve a frittata. To brighten it up, I added leftover...


Speedy Stuffed Potatoes

1 review

These potatoes are always a hit when I serve them. I grow the garlic and chives in my own garden.-...


Four-Cheese Baked Ziti

2 reviews

Diane Nemitz of Ludington, Michigan writes, “A day without pasta is a like a day without sunshine!” Beefed up with...


Hearty Tomato-Olive Penne

1 review

Who needs meat when you have a pasta dish loaded with tomatoes, olives and Havarti cheese? I often assemble it...

Shredded Potato Casserole

13 reviews

This potato dish is perfect with prime rib and many other entrees. Make it ahead and have it ready to...


Creamy Herbed Potato Salad

1 review

I found this recipe in a magazine in an orthodontist’s office over 25 years ago. I wrote it on an...


Onion Yorkshire Puddings

6 reviews

This easy recipe is a cross between traditional Yorkshire pudding and popovers that makes a great complement to prime rib....


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Jalapeno Popper Spread

103 reviews

I've been told by fellow party-goers that this recipe tastes exactly like a jalapeno popper. I like that it can...


Curried Sweet Potato Wedges

4 reviews

Sweet potatoes roasted with curry and smoked paprika delight everybody at our table. The mango chutney makes a tangy dip....

Tomato Mac ‘n’ Cheese

2 reviews

White cheddar cheese and tomatoes add a new dimension to macaroni and cheese.


Grilled Veggie Pizza

4 reviews

I came up with this recipe one summer as a way to use up vegetables from our garden. Grilling the...


Veggie Pizza with Herbed Tomato Crust

2 reviews

I love this recipe because the crust is so flavorful—tomato juice replaces most of the oil. It's one of my...