Blue Ribbon Recipes

Peppermint Bark Fudge cut into squares.

Peppermint Bark Fudge

Tis the season! And with one of my favorite holidays just around the corner, my ...

Platter of Almond Gingerbread Cookies.

Almond Gingerbread Cookies

For the ginger lovers in your life -- a little 'twist' on traditional gingerbread.

Brussels Sprouts With Bacon and Apple tossed with vinegar.

Brussels Sprouts With Bacon and Apple

Not too many people like Brussel sprouts, but I happen to love them. I have ...

A plate of Gingerbread Sugar Plum Kisses.

Gingerbread Sugar Plum Kisses

When I think of Christmas I think of sugar plums and sugar and berries and ...

Foolproof Pie Crust pressed into a pie plate.

Foolproof Pie Crust

My favorite pie crust! Makes 2 (9 inch) and 1 shell. If you're nervous about ...

Favorite Green Bean Casserole ready to be served.

Favorite Green Bean Casserole

Some of the green bean casseroles I have made over the years have been just ...

Festive Christmas Cookies.

Christmas Cookies

This is another one of my Grandma Bure's recipes. The sour cream makes gives it ...

A bowl of Parmesan Garlic Mashed Turnips.

Parmesan Garlic Mashed Turnips

I love my turnips cooked like this they are very tasty.

A platter of Snickerdoodle/Sugar Cookies.

Snickerdoodle/Sugar Cookie Recipe

I use the same recipe for both sugar cookies and snickerdoodles. Not everyone likes snickerdoodles, ...

A plate of Linda's Drop Gingerbread Cookies.

Linda's Drop Gingerbread Cookies

Inexpensive and heavenly cookie. Originally given to me in a holiday cookie assortment gifted by ...

A slice of Sweet Carrot Pecan Pie.

Sweet Carrot Pecan Pie

During the Depression, government food banks provided potatoes and carrots. Many dishes were developed, such ...

Holiday Broccoli & Rice Casserole ready to be served.

Holiday Broccoli & Rice Casserole

My family has been making this for years. We don't have a holiday without it. ...

Decorated Italian Christmas Sugar Cookies.

Italian Christmas Sugar Cookies

I can't even remember where I learned this recipe, I have been making them every ...

Peppermint Topped Shortbread

Peppermint Topped Shortbread

After a night of failed cookie attempts, a combination of ingredients produced these gems.

Turkey made with Super Delicious Apple Cider Turkey Brine.

Super Delicious Apple Cider Turkey Brine

Made turkey last year in this wonderful brine solution and it was hands-down the best ...

Sausage Cups on a cooling rack.

Sausage Cups

My coworker, Sara, brings these to work occasionally and they are almost gone before she ...

A bowl of Amazing Cranberry Sauce.

Amazing Cranberry Sauce

I came up with this recipe because I didn't have a couple of things the ...

A bowl of Thanksgiving Turkey Noodle Soup.

Thanksgiving Turkey Noodle Soup

A great way to stretch a couple of extra meals from your Thanksgiving turkey that ...

Decorated Cinnamon (or Cardamon) Butter Cookies.

Cinnamon (or Cardamom) Butter Cookies

This is my grandmother's recipe. She made them every Christmas. These little cookies just melt ...

Baked Ham With Honey Apricot Glaze on a platter.

Baked Ham With Honey Apricot Glaze

This glaze is great. You can never have too much. You may want to ...

A platter of Savory Pork Tenderloin and Rosemary Sweet Potatoes with apples.

Savory Pork Tenderloin and Rosemary Sweet Potatoes

The sweetness added by the honey in the sweet potatoes balances so well with the ...

Amazing Sweet Potato Casserole ready to be served.

Amazing Sweet Potato Casserole

I decided to take the old recipe to the next step and the additional items ...

A platter of Nana Rose's Butter Fingers.

Nana Rose's Butter Fingers

This recipe comes from my grandmother. She started making these at Christmas time back in ...

Small bowl of Chocolate Peanut Butter Chex Mix.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Chex Mix

This stuff is so darn good! It's addictive so I don't make it too often. ...

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