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Burger Sliders with Secret Sauce

1 review

These sliders are super easy to put together and are always a hit! I love that they are "fast food" without having to go to a restaurant. Take them to a party, make them for dinner or serve them on game day. The meat can also be made ahead of time in preparation for your gathering. —April Lee Wiencek, Chicago, Illinois

Cheeseburger Stuffed Pasta Shells

14 reviews

You could call this a comfort food mashup made in heaven. Jumbo stuffed pasta shells are loaded up with cheeseburger...


Cheesy Pepperoni Buns

4 reviews

A pizza version of the sloppy joe, this hot and melty open-faced sandwich is a surefire kid pleaser. Adults love...


Cheesy Lasagna

5 reviews

The four different types of cheese make this lasagna a real crowd-pleaser. You can vary the amount of mozzarella, Monterey...


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Cheeseburger Mini Muffins

32 reviews

I invented these cute little muffins so I could enjoy the flavor of cheeseburgers without resorting to fast food. I...

Lori’s Marzetti Bake

I have a family of 8 kids and so there were 10 of us, and for us a meal had...


Muffin-Cup Cheddar Beef Pies

6 reviews

My kids love these beef rolls so much. I always make extra since they heat up so quickly. I give...

Mini Crescent Burgers

5 reviews

A friend first brought these snacks to a Sunday school party. The original recipe called for pork sausage, but I...


Power Lasagna

When my husband and I wanted to live healthier, our first step was to eat more power foods, such as...


Bacon & Cheese Meat Loaf

11 reviews

We created this recipe to convince my son to try meat loaf, adding blue cheese and bacon for flavor. It...


Mozzarella Beef Roll-Ups

16 reviews

The kids will love these pepperoni and beef wraps. They're easy to assemble because each tortilla is simply wrapped around...

Li’l Cheddar Meat Loaves

199 reviews

I got this recipe from my aunt when I was a teen and have made these miniature loaves many times...


Super Nacho Appetizer

3 reviews

Mexican food is popular for potluck gatherings here in South Texas, and this dish always brings "oohs" and "aahs". It's...


Makeover Husband’s Dinner Delight

5 reviews

My husband, Steve, loves beef, and he especially loves casseroles. He likes to eat the leftovers with tortilla chips. It's...


Cheeseburger Pockets

25 reviews

Ground beef is my favorite meat to cook with because it's so versatile, flavorful and economical. Refrigerated biscuits save you...


Cheese Meatballs

18 reviews

I often rely on these rich, cheesy meatballs for party appetizers. Or I serve them alongside a tossed salad for...

Macaroni Taco Bake

21 reviews

Comforting mac and cheese with a touch of taco flavoring and tortilla-chip crunch—no wonder everyone loves it! It's a fun...


Black-Eyed Pea Casserole

16 reviews

This group-size dish is quick, simple and tasty. People always ask for "just a little more". I guess you could...


Cheesy Stuffed Peppers

23 reviews

This is my favorite summertime supper because I can use peppers and tomatoes fresh from my garden.—Betty DeRoad, Sioux Falls,...


Spaghetti Beef Casserole

19 reviews

We love spaghetti, and as the mother of three boys, this casserole has been a life saver! Fast and delicious,...


Unstuffed Peppers

39 reviews

If you like stuffed peppers, you'll love this speedy version. It offers all the comforting flavor of the original, but...


Six-Cheese Lasagna

7 reviews

No one will ever guess how easy this hearty lasagna is to make. No-boil noodles and prepared spaghetti sauce save...


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Bacon Cheeseburger Slider Bake

52 reviews

I created this dish to fill two pans because these cheeseburger sliders disappear fast. Just cut the slider burgers recipe...


Roadside Diner Cheeseburger Quiche

47 reviews

My savory main-dish quiche tastes just like its burger counterpart. Easy and appealing, this cheeseburger quiche is pretty enough to...

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Taco Cornbread Casserole

44 reviews

A whole can of chiles adds fire to this cornbread casserole. For less heat, you can use just enough of...


Makeover Li’l Cheddar Meat Loaves

17 reviews

My husband loves my mini meat loaves, but this family-favorite recipe wasn’t very healthy when I first received it. The...


Fiesta Beef & Cheese Skillet Cobbler

4 reviews

I tweaked my beefy skillet cobbler until it achieved the wow factor. I must have gotten it right, as it's...


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Traditional Lasagna

257 reviews

My family first tasted this rich, homemade lasagna recipe at a friend's home on Christmas Eve. We were so impressed...


Taco Noodle Bake

9 reviews

I got creative while we were housebound during a snowstorm one winter and used ingredients I had on hand to...


Bacon-Colby Lasagna

13 reviews

My grandmother added bacon to her cheesy lasagna, something she borrowed from carbonara-style pasta. I learned so much by her...