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    Slow-Cooker Al Pastor Bowls

    You'll love this easy version of a traditional Mexican favorite. Serve this al pastor bowl over rice or in tortillas with your favorite toppings. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

    Chili-Lime Air-Fried Chickpeas

    Looking for a lighter snack that's still a crowd pleaser? You've found it! These air-fried chickpeas will have everyone happily...


    Taco Turkey Meat Loaf

    1 review

    After buying a supersized package of ground turkey, I made this spicy taco turkey meat loaf using what I had...


    Fall Vegetable Sloppy Joes

    1 review

    I make this dish in the fall and sneak grated vegetables into the sloppy joe mixture. It’s especially good when...


    Thai Salad with Cilantro Lime Dressing

    1 review

    I created this salad to replicate one I tried on a cruise several years ago. It goes over very well...

    Pressure-Cooker Mexican Shredded Beef Wraps

    The first time I served these wrap sandwiches was at the party after my son’s baptism. Everyone liked them so...


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    Pressure-Cooker Beef and Veggie Sloppy Joes

    1 review

    Because I’m always looking for ways to serve my family healthy and delicious food, I started experimenting with my go-to...

    Pressure-Cooker Cilantro-Lime Chicken with Scoops

    1 review

    I came up with this recipe when I was preparing for a large party and wanted a healthy Tex-Mex chicken...


    Green Tomato Salsa

    I came up with this green tomato salsa recipe so I could use up all the fresh tomatoes from my...


    California Burger Wraps

    1 review

    I love the way these fresh flavors blend together. It's a snap to throw this together using leftover burgers for...


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    Spinach Tomato Burgers

    1 review

    Every Friday night is burger night at our house. The tomatoes add fresh flavor and the cool spinach dip brings...

    Apple Thyme Chicken

    5 reviews

    Apples and chicken may seem like an unusual combination, but they make a wonderful meal when grilled to perfection. The...


    Warm Spiced Cider Punch

    3 reviews

    This is a nice warm-up punch. I like to serve it when there is a nip in the air. The...


    Mojito-Style Yellow Tomato Salsa

    1 review

    With grilled tomatoes, crunchy peppers and a sprinkle of mint, this fresh salsa is good on just about everything. Try...


    Slow-Cooked Salsa

    14 reviews

    I love the fresh taste of homemade salsa, but as a working mother, I don't have much time to make...


    Bourbon Steak Portobellos

    2 reviews

    I love this grilled steak and mushroom dish because it's easy and oh so pretty on the plate. If you...

    Indian Snack Mix

    1 review

    I love curry, so I added it to a snack mix. It dissappeared quickly on a camping trip with friends....


    Bruschetta Chicken Wraps

    10 reviews

    As an Italian American, I love, love, love garlic, tomatoes and basil, all of which are musts for good bruschetta....


    Tangy Beef Chili

    1 review

    Not only is this delicious chili quick to make, the blue cheese wedge adds a creamy, tangy accent. —Luann Maner,...


    Yogurt Cornbread

    13 reviews

    My husband doesn't like traditional Texas corn bread, so I came up with this recipe. This is the only kind...


    Company Green Salad

    6 reviews

    I partially put this salad together and take the remaining ingredients (candied nuts, seeds, rice noodles and dressing) to mix...


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    Red, White & Blue Potato Salad

    2 reviews

    Tossing the cooked potatoes with stock and wine right after you drain them infuses them with flavor. The liquid absorbs...


    Grilled Shredded Pork Sandwiches

    Pork shoulder roast is rubbed with seasonings and grilled, creating a crispy exterior that's lip-smacking good! The meat is delicious...


    Chicken & Vegetable Kabobs

    5 reviews

    My husband and I love to grill in the summer, especially vegetables. These kabobs not only taste delicious but they...

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    Spicy Shredded Chicken

    7 reviews

    I love Mexican food, but not the high calorie count that often comes with it. This easy dish is healthy,...


    Cream-of-the-Crop Veggies

    2 reviews

    Veggies can be a hard get-go for kids. So let them choose from the garden patch and they’ll end up...


    Turkey Burgers with Mango Salsa

    6 reviews

    This cookout recipe always has everyone talking. The secret is mixing a creamy, spreadable cheese into the turkey patties. It...


    Stuffed Pizza Burgers

    For years, I used this recipe to make pizza meat loaf, which was absolutely killer. I decided to try it...


    Turkey Tenderloin Sandwiches

    2 reviews

    We loved these absolutely delicious tenderloins when we visited the Iowa State Fair. We had to wait in line for...


    Picante-Dijon Grilled Chicken

    1 review

    We love to barbecue so much that we do it all year long. This recipe is one of my favorites...