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Brie Mushroom Pastries

You can use this recipe for parties as an appetizer or for dinner gatherings as the first course. The rustic and savory taste of the mushrooms is balanced by tangy Brie and delicate puff pastry. —Vivi Taylor, Middleburg, Florida

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Chicken Mole Casserole with Olives

1 review

Mole sauces have layers of rich flavor with mild to moderate heat. The chocolate in the sauce helps offset the...


Cheesy Egg Puffs

24 reviews

My father loves to entertain, and these buttery egg delights are one of his favorite items to serve at brunch....


Potluck Cordon Bleu Casserole

9 reviews

People usually ask me to bring this tempting casserole whenever I'm invited to attend a potluck. The turkey, ham and...


Italian Zucchini Bake

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

Grilled Vegetable and Goat Cheese Napoleons

Vegetarian or not, your guests will savor this meatless entree at your next summer soiree. —Joan Meyer, New York, New...


Mini Reuben Casseroles

3 reviews

These cute and creamy little casseroles have the classic flavors of a Reuben sandwich. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Caramel Havarti

1 review

Havarti cheese is a wonderful dessert cheese and is made even better by pecans, caramel topping and apples. This recipe...


Cheesy Vegetable Egg Dish

24 reviews

I'm a cook at a Bible camp, and this is one of my most popular recipes. Everyone who tries it...


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Chicken & Cheese Noodle Bake

49 reviews

This is the recipe my daughters and I often make for new parents when they come home from the hospital....


Ham & Zucchini Italiano

6 reviews

I strongly believe dinner should be three things: healthy, delicious and simple. With fresh zucchini, ham and marinara sauce baked...

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...


Goat Cheese Spread in Roasted Pepper Cups

I had a similar dish in a restaurant in Seattle, and when I returned home I just had to try...


Southwestern Turkey Bake

5 reviews

I make this turkey bake as a way to get my husband and nieces to eat their vegetables. It's also...


Eggplant & Zucchini Rollatini

19 reviews

Someone at the table is bound to praise your rollatini dish, then ask what the heck it is. Your simple...


Mozzarella Mashed Potato Remix

2 reviews

Here's a yummy way to finish off extra mashed potatoes. The gooey cheese, creamy potatoes and golden crust blend perfectly...

Makeover Broccoli Cheddar Brunch Bake

1 review

This slimmed-down version of a favorite brunch recipe was requested by Carla Weeks in Independence, Iowa. It's hearty, wholesome and...


Cheddar Turkey Casserole

14 reviews

This recipe comes with lots of mass appeal, thanks to its cheesy sauce. Pasta, veggies and leftover turkey combine to...


Tuna Bake with Cheese Swirls

1 review

My family thinks this dish is a tasty alternative to regular tuna casserole. The proof is that there are never...


Zesty Rice ‘N’ Bean Casserole

2 reviews

A savory mix of seasonings adds zip to Daphne Blandford's satisfying dish that's loaded with beans, rice, vegetables and cheese....


Baked Eggplant Italiano

1 review

“When my husband I decided that we wanted to lose weight, I created this main dish as a downsized substitute...


Garden Cheddar Frittata

6 reviews

The potato crust on this pretty frittata is so easy to make, and everyone will love the taste. I’ve made...


Mushroom-Swiss Mac & Cheese

13 reviews

Portobello mushrooms and three kinds of cheese give an upscale spin to a classic casserole. To make this more of...


Broccoli Cheddar Casserole

29 reviews

We're lucky to have fresh fruits and vegetables year-round. I put bountiful Arizona broccoli to great use in this rich...

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Baked Mac and Cheese

33 reviews

Even people who have had their own homemade baked macaroni and cheese recipe for years ask for mine when they...


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Eggplant Rollatini

27 reviews

Want to learn how to cook eggplant? Here's where to start. These authentic eggplant roll-ups may take some time to...


Cheesy Corn Spoon Bread

19 reviews

Homey and comforting, this custard-like side dish is a much-requested recipe at potlucks and holiday dinners. The jalapeno pepper adds...


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Cheesy Stuffed Baked Potatoes

33 reviews

These special stuffed baked potatoes are a hit with my whole family, from the smallest grandchild on up. I prepare...


Ham and Cheese Puff

11 reviews

This recipe is an absolute winner for brunch, lunch or whenever. People really seem to go for the big chunks...


Four-Cheese Turkey Pasta Bake

5 reviews

Leftover turkey combines with penne and cheeses to make a classic comfort food. The pasta bake works with chicken, shrimp...