Blue Ribbon #Beans Recipes


Soooo Southern Magic Beans

By Lori Harbin-Combs
I have been perfecting my beans for many years. Many people have told me that...

Southern Sausage Baked Beans

By Leslie Bernardi
This is my mama's recipe. It has always been a "must-have" side at all of our...

Spicy Apple Baked Beans

By Cindy Ferguson
One of my three teenage sons loves all things apple. He's not a big bean fan...

Spicy Chocolate Chili (My Version of Cincy Chili)

By Kimberly Biegacki
My husband, Anthony & I were getting our 2011 taxes done and one of the tax...

Steak Chili With Tomatoes

By Sheila Hinds
My husband enjoys this chili because it's quick and easy to make. This recipe is changeable...

Super Bowl Award Winning Chili Beans

By Joyce Newman
My personal recipe for spicy chili beans won a "Chili Cook Off" at a Super Bowl...

Super Easy Kielbasa Bean Soup

By Jen Lobb
My dad got this recipe from a friend YEARS ago and it's a staple in my...

Sweet and Spicy Chili

By Monica Valenti
DONT LET THE LONG INGREDIENT LIST SCARE YOU OFF. This is a super meaty chili that really...

Sweet n' Spicy Black Bean Salad

By Theresa Poma
This is one of my favorite bean salads ever. Sweet, spicy, and FRESH. I love it!

Sweetheart Supper

By Lou Kostura
I had to come up with a special Valentine's Day meal. I just hate going out...

"Three Amigos Chili"

By Darci Bos
This chili is by far the best I have ever had! I am not being biased...

Walnut Green Beans a la Joyce

By Joyce Harrison
EVERYBODY just LOVES these beans!!!!! A favorite restaurant that we frequent serves beans that are very much...

White Chicken Chili

By Kimberly Biegacki
This is my all time favorite chili to make and I really didn't have a recipe...
Summer Recipes That Spotlight Cucumbers

Summer Recipes That Spotlight Cucumbers


When thinking of summer vegetables, squash and zucchini are probably at the top of the list. But, cucumbers are abundant too and we think they deserve the same spotlight. While they are technically a fruit, for cooking many consider them and treat them like a veggie. From a classic cucumber, tomato, and onion salad to […]

19 Sweet Peach Recipes to Make this Summer

19 Sweet Peach Recipes to Make this Summer


Sweet, juicy and full of bright summer flavor, we love peach recipes! From cobblers to grilled peaches to pies, you can never have enough peaches during the summer. These peach recipes showcase our favorite seasonal fruit and will have everyone coming back for thirds!

20 Portobello Mushroom Recipes

20 Portobello Mushroom Recipes


The portobello mushroom is one of the most popular varieties of mushrooms in the world. Known as natural cancer-fighters and providing numerous health benefits, so portobellos are a tasty addition to your diet. Whether you are going low-carb, want to partake in Meatless Monday, or are on a plant-based diet, portobellos will become a staple […]