Blue Ribbon Healthy Italian Main Course Recipes


Stuffed Green Peppers

By Natalie Loop
I love green peppers in my eggs for breakfast, in my salads, on my pizza, and...

Mom's Spaghetti Sauce

By Brandi Kirkpatrick
This recipe was a staple growing up in a family of eight, six of which were...

Spinach Lasagna Roulade

By M L
This is a very simple recipe that looks great and tastes even better. I started...

Light and Delicious Spaghetti Squash

By Julia McGinnis
Last year I was introduced to spaghetti squash, and I was amazed by its versatility! ...

Chicken Alfredo Pizza

By Brandi Kirkpatrick
My family is a traditional pizza kind of family, but one of my brothers mentioned trying...

Fettuccine Chicken & Tomato Dinner

By Denise Miles
Made this recipe from what I had in my fridge & pantry. Very Good, if...

Eggplant Pie With Italian Sausage & Bechamel Sauce

By Mary R Morris
My Grannie always grew eggplant and we loved it any way she fixed it. I...

Amy's Veggie Fettuccine Alfredo

By Amy Jajliardo
I was looking for a way to add more veggies to our meals, and hubby was...

Chicken Margherita w/ Sun-Dried Tomato Vinaigrette

By Jennifer Bass
This delicious ensemble can be experimented with different flavors such as Balsamic and even marinara sauce....

Skinny Pizza Rolls

By katie fairless
I love to create healthy alternatives to the most CRAVED foods!

Balsamic Chicken Garden Medley

By Lisa Crum
Balsamic Chicken Garden Medley My husband and I created this a few years ago after developing a...

Zucchini Pasta

By Rebecca Winslow
I recently started changing my lifestyle, and I spend a lot of time scouring my favorite...

Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

By Sara Andrea
Quick and easy with delicious results. I tend to use boneless skinless chicken breasts and I...

Zucchini Lasagna Sans Noodles

By Andy Anderson !
To keep this recipe from becoming too runny, sprinkle a bit of salt on the sliced...

Farro & Turkey Stuffed Peppers

By Tiffany Pennington
I really enjoy stuffed peppers and tomatoes. I usually use ground beef and rice in...

Grilled Chipotle Chicken Pizza Rolls

By Lindsey McCue
Summer is just around the corner and my hubby and I have been in a grillin'...

Linguini and white clam sauce.

By Kat Ryan
my grandma made this with wilted lettuce salad once a month.

Crazy Good Cauliflower Pizza

By Marion Dyess
Pizza is one of my personal favorites. This pizza is FANTASTICO!! It's actually easier than making...

Tomato and Summer Squash Sauce on Pasta

By Millie Johnson
My counter was covered with some tomatoes and squash that I needed to do something with...

Sausage Cacciatore with Grandma's Peppers

By Megan Todd
There are many many uses for my grandmother's canned peppers in red sauce. (Recipe in recipe...

Italian Chicken Packages

By Lynn Zak
Remember "hobo packs" from your growing up years? This is the same idea, only with...

Spaghetti Squash Lasagne

By Mary Lou Ellis
I was trying to fix a gluten free meal for my sister-in law that was different...

Roasted Butternut Squash Four Cheese Lasagna

By April McIver
Rich, warm layers of lightly sweet butternut squash, creamy ricotta, caramelized onions and vibrant greens nestled...

Eggplant Parmesan

By Carol Perricone
My mother-in-law taught me how to pick, peel, and slice eggplants. My daughters now know...
17 Sundae Topping Ideas

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There’s nothing better than indulging in a frozen treat on those hot summer days, but it’s time to step up your ice cream game. These delicious sundae toppings will change how you scream for ice cream. From homemade strawberry sauce to skillet peaches to pretzel bites, your taste buds will jump for joy when you […]

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto


Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]

19 Recipes for Girl’s Night

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Oh, we’ll tell you what you want – what you really really want! These girl’s night approved recipes are going to be a hit at your next get together. Full of flavor, these easy appetizers and finger foods are sure to go perfectly with the night’s cocktail of choice. Whether you’re watching The Bachelor, spending […]