Blue Ribbon Main Dish Recipes

Add a pinch of fun to your next meal with these beloved main course recipe ideas. Meat and potatoes? You bet! But it doesn’t stop there…


Juiciest Hamburgers Ever

Juiciest Hamburgers Ever

By Thedford Byrum
For you guys who like to grill, this one is for you. This is so easy...
Spicy Sriracha Grilled Chicken And Watermelon Salad On A Plate For Serving.

Spicy Sriracha Grilled Chicken and Watermelon Salad

By Jess Grearson
At a family celebration recently, my brother ordered a special that came with a watermelon salad....
A Platter Of Grilled Mexican Citrus Chicken.

Grilled Mexican Citrus Chicken

By Kathy Basik
My nephew CJ and I made this moist and delicious chicken for Dinner and Dominos night....
Peggi's Chicken-bacon Ranch Salad

Peggi's Chicken-Bacon Ranch Salad

By Peggi Anne Tebben
You are probably getting tired of hearing about all the recipes I've cooked at restaurants, but...
Grilled Fish Tacos W/ Chipotle Crema

Grilled Fish Tacos W/ Chipotle Crema

By Lauren Perkins-Boyd
In the word's of my little brother these taco's are "freakin' bomb!" and I would have...
Flavorfully Fantastic Chicken Salad Sandwich

Flavorfully Fantastic Chicken Salad Sandwich

By Melissa Varady
This is one of my new favorite sandwiches. My husband recently came up with the recipe,...
Chicken Waldorf Salad On A Plate.

Chicken Waldorf Salad

By Marlene Fields
My husband and I both love this as a main dish salad. What could be easier,...
Zoodles Topped With Tomato Sauce And Cheese.

Zoodles (Zucchini Noodles)

By Dawn Ballou
My new favorite way to enjoy pasta night with the family! I can twirl my zoodles...
Almost My Grandpop's Kapusta On A Plate.

Almost My Grandpop's Kapusta

By Janet Iagulli
I grew up on Ukrainian foods that my grandpop prepared almost every day when I was...
Crunchy Pea Salad

Crunchy Pea Salad

By Linda Brown
I saw this recipe on Hidden Valley Ranch website and it looked too good not to...
Redneck Ratatouille In A Bowl Served Over Rice.

Redneck Ratatouille

By Paula Mullins
Ever see the movie, Ratatouille? Found a recipe for it but I didn't have some of...
Southern Oven-baked Chicken On A Plate.

Southern Oven-Baked BBQ Chicken

By Victorya Richard
This is such an easy recipe to make and tastes fabulous. The sauce reminds me of...
Honey Balsamic Grilled Chicken Breast On A Plate With Grilled Pineapple.

Simple Honey Balsamic Grilled Chicken

By Kitchen Crew
Chicken breasts are a healthy summertime dinner but since they are such a lean meat, it’s...
Shrimp Pasta Salad - Waco Style

Shrimp Pasta Salad - Waco Style

By Michelle Waco
This is my spin on my Mom's famous shrimp salad -adapted for my DH's tastes -...
Chile Rellenos Casserole Ready To Be Sliced.

Chile Rellenos Casserole

By Bonnie .
This recipe is a good side dish to serve along with your other Mexican dishes or...
Texas Mesquite Brisket

Texas Mesquite Brisket

By Sheri Mullins
My husband is asked to bring this brisket for all the family gatherings. He used...
Simple Hot Dog And Potato Hash

Simple Hot Dog and Potato Hash

By Shelley Simpson
When asked, "What do you want for dinner?" My kids would request this! This was what...
Roasted Chicken With Vegetables, Bonnie's

Roasted Chicken With Vegetables, Bonnie's

By Bonnie .
This recipe is so simple to make. It is a great dish for unexpected company because...
Made These Today 12-06-12.  The Recipe Made About 60  Balls. Oh So Good! Served With Rice And Beans.

Tamale Balls

By Stacey Lawson
Whenever we have a get together I am asked to bring tamale balls. Here in New...
Bacon Wrapped Chicken Breast

Bacon wrapped chicken breast

By Laura Davis
This is so easy and delicious. Served with brown rice and green beans.
A Bowl Of Cabbage Roll Casserole.

Cabbage Roll Casserole

By Michelle Crawford
My kids are very finicky when it comes to cabbage (one of my favorites) so I...
A Tray Of Hawaiian Roll Ham Sliders.

Hawaiian Roll Ham Sliders

By Rhonda Gibson
These delicious little delights are great for a picnic, a party, a main dish or just...
Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken Breast With Southwest Yellow Rice Salad

Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken Breast with Southwest Yellow Rice...

By Barbara Mayo
This dish so, so easy to prepare and can be served hot or cold. Little heat...
Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

By Marianne Gleason
Perfect for these hot summer nights! Goes together quickly and not too heavy! Serving...

Recipes to Use Up Fresh Strawberries


On my food shopping trips, I’ve noticed strawberries look quite tasty. They’re bright red, big, and look juicy. I finally decided to pick up a quart to give them a try. Snacking on fresh strawberries is delicious (especially with a little cream), but I plan on using them in a recipe too. And, while I […]

12 Simple Biscuit Recipes


Biscuits are made with very simple ingredients – flour, some sort of fat, a leavening agent, and liquid. Once baked, they’re flaky and fabulous. People also add their twist to a biscuit. Some like to add sausage and cheese or herbs for a more savory biscuit. Add sugar for a tad sweeter biscuit. Once you […]

16 Recipes to Make With Chocolate Chips (That Aren’t Cookies)


You can’t have a chocolate chip cookie without chocolate chips. But, there are other ways to incorporate them into baking. Chocolate chips can be used in monkey bread, brownies, scones, pie, cake, and many more recipes. If you have leftover chocolate chips or picked up a few bags at the store, use them in one […]