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50 Contest-Winning Soups, Stews and Chilis
When you choose from these contest-winning soup recipes, you know you're getting some of our...
12 Contest-Winning Cookies for Your Holiday Cookie Tray
These contest-winning Christmas cookie recipes are perfect for a cookie swap, an open house or...
Cranberry Chipotle Chicken Enchiladas
Whether canned or homemade, cranberry sauce delivers a healthy dose of vitamins to this dish....
Cranberry and Roasted Beet Salad
I created this as a healthy, tasty side dish to complement Christmas dinner. This enticing...
Rich Seafood Chowder
This creamy, delectable soup is even better the next day. It also works well with...
Baby Swiss Appetizer Cheesecake
This beautiful cheesecake appetizer can be refrigerated up to 24 hours before serving, so it's the...
Orange Cornmeal Cake
This cake bakes up tender and light with a subtle orange taste. It tastes rich...
Spiced Rum Fruitcake
This fruitcake not only can be made weeks ahead, it tastes better that way! You...
No-Churn Gingerbread Ice Cream
Thanksgiving or Christmas is gingerbread time! And this ice cream says it all. I've found...
Double Cranberry Banana Bread
We love quick breads, and I've found that they freeze nicely if properly wrapped. This...
Chocolate Lebkuchen Cherry Balls
Here's my twist on the traditional German holiday lebkuchen—with a surprise inside. Maraschino...
Jamaican Chocolate Cookies with Caramel Creme
I made these for an office party cookie contest—and not a crumb was left...
Carrot Spice Thumbprint Cookies
Carrot cake is a family favorite, and these delicious cookies taste just like it, with...
Baklava Thumbprint Cookies
The topping on my sister-in-law's peach cobbler was so delicious that I asked for the...
Coconut, Lime and Pistachio Cookies
Perfect for freezing, these cookies look like Christmas but taste like summer. —Barbara Crusan,...
Spiced Eggnog Rum Cookies
I created a new holiday cookie recipe when I had a lot of eggnog on...
Pineapple Coconut Tassies
These cookies may sound and look fancy, but they're rather easy to make Their simplicity...
Sea Salt Mint White Mocha Cookies
This recipe came from my mom's Grandma Alice, who taught her how to bake. Grandma...
Cheesy Cajun Cornbread Biscotti
This cookie is our best seller at our Christmas cookie bazaar. Everyone requests this tasty...
12 Contest-Winning Holiday Sides with a Spin
Set a winning table with holiday sides that just might replace your trusty green bean...
12 Contest-Winning Recipes for Your 13×9 Pan
We called for our readers' best 13x9 recipes for everything from comforting main dishes, delightful...
Sassy Southwest Stuffed Shells
When I was a child, my mom made this dish quite often. When I came...
Thai Peanut Chicken Casserole
I used traditional pizza sauce and toppings in this recipe for years. After becoming a...
Cheesy Seafood Enchiladas
Quick-cooking seafood and mildly spicy chile peppers and salsa make this dish a flavor adventure...
Crumb-Topped Macaroni and Cheese
Everyone loves this grown-up macaroni and cheese. It's also tasty with sharp cheddar and cream...
Double-Layer Cheesecake Bars
Can't choose between chocolate and vanilla cheesecake? Have both when you make this bar recipe...
Pepper Jack Hash Brown Casserole
I found myself in need of an impromptu potato dish, but no potatoes. Frozen hash...
Sticky Cinnamon-Sugar Monkey Bread
You can do all the prep work for this monkey bread the night before. I...
Curry-Kissed Coconut Fudge
If you love Thai flavors and love fudge, then you'll adore this creamy coconut fudge...
Pecan Cake with Cookie Butter Frosting
My mom and I bought a jar of cookie butter to try it out, and...
Potato and Chorizo Casserole
I love the smoky flavor that the chorizo adds to the dish, but I've also...
100 Amazing Contest-Winning Desserts
To be a contest-winning dessert, a recipe has to make it through the Taste of...