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Apple Quinoa Spoon Bread

My cousin is a strict vegetarian, so creating satisfying veggie dishes is my yearly challenge. This spoon bread can act as an amazing Thanksgiving side, but the addition of hearty, healthy quinoa and vegetables make it a well-rounded casserole. Pair it with a seasonal salad to make a filling vegetarian meal. —Christine Wendland, Browns Mills, New Jersey

Apple-Topped Ham Steak

6 reviews

Sweet apples combine nicely with tangy mustard in this dish to create a luscious topping for skillet-fried ham steak. I...


Winter Fruit Coffee Cake

People will says this homey cake creates a flashback to their grandmother's kitchen. Filled with apples, pears and raisins, this...


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Apple Coffee Cake

22 reviews

Tart sour cream flavors this moist apple cinnamon coffee cake covered with brown sugar and crunchy nuts. The yield is...


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German Apple Pancake

21 reviews

If you're looking for a pretty dish to make when having guests for brunch, try this. Everyone I've served it...

Swedish Cream Apple Rings

My mother made this classic coffee cake for every important holiday... Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter. Now, I carry on the...


Apple & Apricot Stuffing

I found my stuffing recipe in a magazine years ago and made a few tweaks. I took out the pork...

Wholesome Apple-Hazelnut Stuffing

1 review

“Try this whole grain, fruit and nut stuffing for a delicious new slant on holiday stuffing. Herbs balance the sweetness...


Cranberry Applesauce

3 reviews

Instead of the usual jellied cranberry sauce, I serve this refreshing alternative. It's not too sweet and not too sour...plus...


Cranberry Chutney

11 reviews

You can serve this chunky chutney over cream cheese or Brie with crackers, or as a condiment with roast pork...


Cran-Apple Muffins

2 reviews

I like to pile a fresh batch of these muffins on a plate when friends drop in for coffee. Even...

Raisin Apple Muffins

6 reviews

Apple, cinnamon and raisins combine to treat your taste buds in these tender muffins suggested by Dorothy Schierbeek of Grand...


Apple Bavarian Torte

5 reviews

A cookie-like crust holds the sensational filling of cream cheese, apples and almonds. This comforting apple torte will be welcomed...


Cranberry-Apple Chutney

30 reviews

"In our house, this chutney is a must-have for our Thanksgiving dinner. It also makes a great appetizer when spooned...


Caramel Apple Strata

22 reviews

If you're planning to host a breakfast or early brunch, you'll appreciate this overnight strata. It works perfectly as your...


Austrian Apple Twists

6 reviews

This recipe has been one of my favorites for years. I like to make these sweet treats for special occasions...

French Toast with Apple Topping

7 reviews

For breakfast or brunch, you can’t top this impressive dish from Janis Scharnott of Fontana, Wisconsin. Warm, sweet apples and...


Quick Apple Pancakes

4 reviews

Fall is the best time to wake up and smell these pancakes, featuring our great Washington state apples. They’ve quickly...


Savory Apple-Chicken Sausage

5 reviews

These easy, healthy sausages taste great, and they make an elegant brunch dish. The recipe is also very versatile: It...


Fontina-Fruit Chicken Breasts

1 review

This is one of my favorite chicken dishes, festive enough for a special occasion but not loaded with fat and...


Cranberry-Apple French Toast

3 reviews

My husband's breakfast club at work raves about this make-ahead French toast. Pop it in the oven in the morning...


Apple & Cheddar Mini Scones

8 reviews

Because cheese and sage go so well with apples, I decided to put them all in scones. These mini treats...


Sausage-Apple Breakfast Bread

1 review

To make breakfast a little more satisfying, I added sausage to a sweet quick bread. Serve this bread warm, nestled...


Sweet Potato Salad with Orange Dressing

1 review

For a lovely side dish that goes well with almost any entree, try this delightful sweet potato salad. The sweet...

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Rich Fruit Kuchens

8 reviews

This German classic is such a part of our reunions, we designate a special place to serve it. Five generations...


Hint of Mint Fruit Salad

3 reviews

I love making herbal syrups like the simple dressing for this colorful fruit salad. It definitely adds pizzazz to our...


Apple Kolaches

12 reviews

A fellow home cook shared this recipe for a sweet, fruit-filled pastry. My son, who isn’t a dessert fan, was...


Canadian Bacon with Apples

4 reviews

When the holidays roll around, I'd rather spend time with family and friends than be stuck in the kitchen. I...


French Toast with Apple Cinnamon Topping

2 reviews

Sauteed apples add a seasonal touch to rich French toast. It’s the perfect treat for a Saturday morning in October.


Spicy Sausage & Apple Overnight Casserole

1 review

For many years I’ve hosted Mother’s Day brunch. One year I didn’t make this delightfully spicy casserole and thought the...