Blue Ribbon 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…


Parmesan Baked Pork Chops

By Janet Crow
These were the best pork chops I have eaten in a long time. So moist...

Baked Chicken and Dumplins

By Dana Moore AKA: Southern Gals Cook
I wanted chicken and dumplins for supper but I didn't want to go through the hassle...

Ooey Gooey Mac and Cheese

By Samantha Jacobs
This baked mac and cheese is so creamy and delicious. It's great for a Crock Pot...

The BEST Chicken Pot Pie Ever!

By Martha Ray Deen
I get a request from my family to make this dish at LEAST once a month....

Chicken Spaghetti

By Jeanne Benavidez
This is a great, comfort dish. My sister gave me the recipe and I tweaked it...

Tuna Noodle Casserole With Cream Cheese (No Canned Soup)

By Betty Graves
Note: (Be sure to use good tuna). Also, make sure noodles are done before...

Southern Fried Chicken Recipe

By Virginia (Ginger) Dean
Naturally, fried chicken is considered Southern cuisine. Folks young and old enjoy good fried chicken... especially...

Baked Spaghetti

By Patti Smith
This is one of my all time favorites. It is fantastic to take to potlucks or...

"Cheeseburger" Casserole

By Jenny Pennington
I make this quite often at my house and it's always a BIG hit! There are...

Mom's Swedish Meatballs

By Marybeth Mank
This recipe calls for consomme which has a stronger flavor than regular beef broth. If you...

Yummy Chicken

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

Skillet Lasagna

By Tammy T
This is one of the most requested meals to make from my children and the most...

Perfect Prime Rib Every Time (The Best Ever)

By Brenda-Lee Barajas
I promise you this comes out perfect. Make sure NO ONE OPENs THE OVEN DOOR. I...

Tater Tot Casserole

By Muna Escobar
My kids love this. The more tater tots and cheese I put in it the better.

Best Darn Chicken Tenders

By Cassie *
Love these chicken tenders. I've made many tender recipes, but this is my favorite... flavorful, tender...

Robin's Enchilada Pie

By Robin Hearon
This Enchilada pie is a family favorite that was modified from a recipe given to my...

Mexican Manicotti My Way

By Laura Yoder
I was undecided on what to fix for supper. I was teetering between mexican and italian...

Cabbage Roll Casserole

By Michelle Crawford
My kids are very finicky when it comes to cabbage (one of my favorites) so I...

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...

Lemon Chicken Piccata

By Bella AZ
This is one of those chicken dishes that is seriously delicious. The basic dish is wonderful...

Corn Casserole

By Muna Escobar
This recipe was given to me from a friend at our local church who would always...

Crock Pot Roast With Gravy

By Gretchen ***
This always makes a tender roast and the gravy is sooo good. I usually use a...

Best Ever Chinese Chicken

By NEENA SHAW
MY DAUGHTER BROUGHT HOME HER FRIENDS FROM CHINA. I WANTED TO MAKE SOMETHING THEY COULD RELATE...

Hawaiian Roll Ham Sliders

By Rhonda Gibson
These delicious Hawaiian roll ham sliders are little delights that are great for a picnic, a...
20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes


We don’t care if you call it stuffing or dressing, Thanksgiving isn’t Thanksgiving without this delicious holiday side dish. While we love mom’s classic recipe, we also can’t wait to try these twists and changes to the stuffing we’ve always known. These dressing recipes will have you coming back for seconds and even thirds!

19 Sweet Potato Recipes Perfect for the Holidays

19 Sweet Potato Recipes Perfect for the Holidays


Sweet potatoes always seem to work their way into a holiday meal. Candied sweet potatoes and sweet potato casserole are staples, but there are other ways to enjoy a sweet potato. We’ve gathered 19 recipes you can make with sweet potatoes during the holidays. Of course, we’re sharing a couple of candied and casserole recipes. […]

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey


While my Thanksgiving dinner may be smaller this year, I am still going to roast my usual-sized turkey. It’s just as easy to roast one that’s big or one that’s small. By roasting a larger one, I guarantee leftovers. They’re my favorite and I love to turn the turkey into a completely different dish. “I […]