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Crumb-Topped Macaroni and Cheese

5 reviews

Everyone loves this grown-up macaroni and cheese. It's also tasty with sharp cheddar and cream cheese instead of Gruyere and mascarpone. Throw in some crispy bacon for a twist. —Jennifer Standing, Taos, New Mexico

Pepper Jack Hash Brown Casserole

7 reviews

I found myself in need of an impromptu potato dish, but I had no potatoes. Frozen hash browns and the...


Baked Two-Cheese & Bacon Grits

6 reviews

In the South, everyone loves three things: bacon, cheese and grits! After playing around with this recipe, I took it...


Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole

10 reviews

Be prepared to make this cheesy hash brown casserole again and again. Creamy and cheesy, it's hard to believe this...


Broccoli and Carrot Cheese Bake

1 review

A creamy sauce flavored with cheese makes vegetables so much more appealing to my crowd. This holiday side dish will...

My Mother’s Mac and Cheese

54 reviews

I remember my mother sending me to the store for 15 cents worth of cheese. The butcher would cut off...


Leeks au Gratin

3 reviews

Leeks are too delicious to stand only as an enhancement. Here, they're the star of a side dish, with a...

Creamy Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes

4 reviews

"These nicely seasoned potatoes are so fresh-tasting and creamy that there's no need for extra butter or gravy," writes Natalie...


Bacon Cheese Fries

10 reviews

These tempting bacon cheese fries are one finger food I can make a meal of. Quick to fix, they're a...


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Party Potatoes Au Gratin

5 reviews

Hearty helpings of these cheesy spuds will please hungry folks in a hurry. The rich, creamy sauce makes this recipe...


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Loaded Mashed Potatoes

53 reviews

Tired of the same old side dish, I whipped up this new family favorite. We can't get enough of these...

Parmesan Asparagus

14 reviews

Nothing could be more simple than this side dish. Since it has just four ingredients, I assemble it in no...


Cheesy Broccoli Cauliflower Casserole

4 reviews

After I found this broccoli cauliflower casserole in an old church cookbook, I adjusted it to make it lower in...


Bacon Cheese Potatoes

7 reviews

I received this recipe from a friend who's a wonderful cook. This goes great with any main course, but it's...


Broccoli Cheddar Squares

2 reviews

For many years, I’ve made these cheesy broccoli squares for tailgate parties, book club and other events. They’re excellent served...


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Zucchini and Cheese Casserole

19 reviews

My daughter and I love zucchini, and this casserole uses plenty for a hearty fall side dish. For extra color,...

Old-Fashioned Cheese Potatoes

8 reviews

When my husband and I got married in 1951, one of the first appliances we bought was an apartment-size electric...


Cheesy Baked Onions

1 review

I FOUND this recipe in the newspaper many years ago. It has been a family favorite ever since.
Since...


Scalloped Cheese Potatoes

12 reviews

"Mom decided to devise her own recipe for scalloped potatoes, and she cooked up a winner with this one. There...


Easy Au Gratin Potatoes

5 reviews

One taste of this classic comforting dish and you'll never buy a store-bought box of au gratin potatoes again! The...


Mushroom-Gruyere Scalloped Potatoes

When I started cooking, the only mushrooms I used were the button variety. Now I love experimenting with different types....


Italian Zucchini Bake

Kids of all ages are sure to like this fun vegetarian spin on pizza! The recipe comes from Carol Mieske...


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Potluck Macaroni and Cheese

93 reviews

You'll always have a winner at the potluck when you bring macaroni and cheese. Here's an extra-rich, creamy version for...


German Noodle Bake

3 reviews

This is a recipe I serve each year for my holiday open house because everyone looks for it. Store-bought noodles...

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Veggie Macaroni & Cheese

19 reviews

This creamy mac and cheese definitely doesn't come from a box! Fresh veggies add crunch and color and will leave...


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Quick & Easy au Gratin Potatoes

19 reviews

On holidays, a friend serves these creamy, cheesy potatoes when we gather together to celebrate with lifelong friends and grown...


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Cheesy Cheddar Broccoli Casserole

74 reviews

People who don’t even usually like broccoli casserole beg me to make this comforting broccoli cheese casserole recipe. It's similar...


Three-Cheese Potato Souffle

1 review

Everyday mashed potatoes become appealingly elegant in Kathy Kittell's extra-cheesy souffle. "This casserole bakes up fluffy and golden-and makes a...


Cheesy Sausage Potatoes

4 reviews

For a satisfying brunch, try some sausage and potatoes! I never have to worry about leftovers with these tasty potatoes—everyone...


Comforting Potato Casserole

17 reviews

After enjoying this creamy, snazzed-up potato casserole at a wedding dinner, my daughters and I asked the caterer to share...