Main Course 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…


Crawfish Etouffee

By Dwana Townsend
I am from Southern Louisiana where crawfish are plentiful and not your regular ditch bugs or...

Crock Pot London Broil

By Barbara Miller
I serve this with lightly peppered, drained canned corn and peas cooked in 2 Tbsp butter...

Chicken Pineapple Kabobs

By Luci Vieira
Everyone loves these quick and easy chicken and pineapple kabobs! The longer you marinate the chicken,...

Crawfish Balls

By Dina Breaux
The balls are very rich and feeling, but delicious. I also serve with a green salad....

Shrimp Etouffee

By Scott Anderson
A proper Etouffee must be cooked for hours, however this recipe has been toned down to...

Unstuffed Cabbage Rolls

By Deb Wilson
I got this recipe from a community cookbook years ago - they were trying to raise...

Meg's Homemade Crock Pot Beef Stroganoff

By Megan Flores
The perfect comfort food for a night in with the family. We just love it! ***Disclaimer -...

Susan's Tomato Basil Chicken Pasta Salad

By Susan Din
My family loves this yummy salad. It's similar to La Madeleine's Tomato Basil Pesto Pasta Salad,...

Biscuits & Gravy Casserole

By LINDA BAILEY
This biscuits and gravy casserole is another recipe I got from a girl friend and have...

Spring Fettucine with Morells & Grilled Chicken

By Amy H.
We had Morells growing in the back yard, I was so excited! This is the first...

Crock Pot Beef and Mushrooms

By Melissa Bickish
I am always looking for ways to spend more time playing with the baby, than over...

Yummy Chicken

By Angela Powers
This is seriously the BEST baked chicken I have ever had! I am a busy mom...

Creamy Cheesy Gooey Enchilada Casserole

By Michelle Griggs
This gets made weekly at our house! My hubs should probably join an enchiladas support group...

Sloppy Joe Mix

By Dawn Whitted
Don't let this list of ingredients intimidate you. These are easy and you probably have most...

Soooo Southern Magic Beans

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

Homemade Cheesy Italian Hamburger Helper

By Kim Kelemen
This is so much better than the stuff out of the box. You can taste all...

Awesome Mushroom Burgers and Gravy

By Maddy HELEINE
A wonderful main dish using fortune cookies that can be bought in most stores or picked...

Runza Casserole

By Karen Petree
I quit introducing Cara as my wicked step-daughter after she prepared this Runza casserole dish and...

Garlic Roasted Chicken ( in a crock pot )

By Karla Everett
This Chicken is so easy to do , just place in the crock pot and sit...

The Best Sloppy Joes

By Jenni K
No "Manwich" in this recipe! Homemade sloppy joes are the best, and kids love them!

Chicken Waldorf Salad

By Marlene Fields
My husband and I both love this as a main dish salad. What could be easier,...

Baked Chicken Fajitas

By Tamara Martin
So easy and delicious, too! Serve with lime wedges and sour cream for an extra treat....

Beef and Snow Peas

By Laurie Roberts
We wanted a yummy, hot comfort meal with all the snow and colder weather here. This...

Dee Dee's Southern Fried Buttermilk Chicken

By Diane Atherton
I think the trick to good crispy fried chicken is to brine it first in a...
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