Blue Ribbon Savory Bread Recipes

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Bacon Swirls

By Leslie Holt
These make a GREAT appetizer! Easy to make, and quickly gone!

Asparagus Strudel

By Kara Barnes
This looks pretty fancy, but it's really fairly easy to make. I hope you try...

Herbed Breadsticks

By Stephanie Jameson
My kids would make a whole meal on just these breadsticks, so keep an eye on...

Simple Bruschetta

By Brian Blackley
The kids love this one. Quick and easy, warm and cheesy, this one is also a...

Chili Cheese Bread

By Dana Kruckenberg
I take this to just about every potluck and family get together. No idea where I...

Southwestern Green Chile Cheese Bread

By Reta Smith
This is worth the trouble. It is most flavorful and the taste and aroma is...

Bruschetta

By Kristine Pruitt
I came up with this recipe when I lived in Los Angeles, CA. It makes...

Stuffed Cornbread

By Betty Gallagher
My family has enjoyed this recipe for years. I usually put the jalapeno slices only on...

Gougeres (Cheese Puffs) with Chives

By Terese Galgano
These are easy to make and melt in your mouth!

Homemade Soft Pretzels

By Jess Weible
Every year my husband and I have an Oktoberfest party. These little pretzel nuggets are a...

Prisnats

By Stacy Hutchinson
My mother's side of the family is from Croatia. This bread is a family favorite that...

Irish Fried Potato Bread and Irish Butter

By Colleen Sowa
This is a recipe from the Irish and English side of the family. Passed down...

Homemade Sourdough Bread & Starter

By Bea L.
I love making this bread. I even make cinnamon rolls with it, too. You can also...

Party Cheese Bread

By Charlotte Thompson
I found this recipe on line and fixed for Super Bowl Sunday, everyone loved it.

Italian Easter Pie (Pizza Chena)

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
Pizza Chena (made with Italian meats, cheeses, and eggs) is a staple on every Italian Easter...

Kroketten (Dutch Croquettes)

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
These were one of my favorite treats in Holland and they have vending machines in the...

My Mom's Perfect Thanksgiving Stuffing

By Robyn Bruce
My mom is 91 years old now. But through the years, when I was a kid...

Cheddar-Bacon Buttermilk Scone

By Sarah Byrne
I love using buttermilk in my recipes and altered one calling for cream and baking powder....

Mild Cheese Fondue

By Barbara Kavorkian
A nice mild cheese for those not into getting into the unknown (stronger) cheeses that you...

Stromboli

By Angela Pietrantonio
An Italian bread from Sicily. Its center is filled with smoked mozzarella and basil. ...

Alfredo Stromboli

By angla vancil
This is a quick easy go to meal that you can literaly add a variety of...

Beef & Green Chile Braided Loaves

By Mark Perkins
I made these up last night, and they came out fabulous! I figured I’d better write...

3 Cheese Garlic Braid

By Candi Hummer
Something I came up with to use up an ample amount of cheese we have on...
14 Fresh Tomato Dishes for Summer

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