American Recipes Sifted


Pina Colada Cake

By Darlene Sweet
Have had several similar cakes in the past, but think I've tweaked this one pretty well!...

Easy Kentucky Hot Brown for Two

By Amy Herald
Did you know:This delicious sandwich originated at the Brown Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky in 1926? It's...

Fried Zucchini

By Kim Biegacki
My Grammie (Roberta Campbell) used to make this all the time. We always had zucchini growing...

~ Pineapple Nut Sour Cream Muffins ~ Cassies

By Cassie *
This is one of my favorite muffin recipes. I found the original in a cookbook of...

Sous Vide Essentials: Creamy Yukon Gold Taters

By Andy Anderson !
I made these the other day to go along some pan-fried filet mignons and they were...

Heavenly Pie

By Gail Herbest
I was given this recipe years ago by a Chef at a restaurant in upstate NY...

Healthy Blueberry Muffins

By Araxy Aykanian
A few years ago, my loving husband had 3 heart stents done on him and...

Mom's Macaroni Salad

By Darci Juris
Elbow macaroni, celery, sweet relish, and hard-boiled egg make up my mom’s macaroni salad. Light and...

Lite Sunny Lemon-Raspberry Muffins

By Brenda Andrews
This zingy and sweet muffin is the perfect way to start the day! I bake these...

Lemon Yogurt Blueberry Muffins

By Sheila Nakata
These are moist and delicious. This recipe uses less sugar and gets its sweetness from the...

Reese's Peanut Butter Cookie Bar

By Mary Gonzalez
I love the recipes I've found on Just A Pinch. I must give credit to two...

BONNIE'S BEST OVEN BAKED FRIES AND POTATO WEDGES

By Bonnie .
I have always had a passion for French fries, and therefore, I could never pass by...

BEA'S MILLIONAIRES

By Bea L.
Chocolate, caramel and nuts...that's what I'm talking about! These will melt in you mouth. These are...

Cinnamon Streusel Apple Cider Muffins

By Cheryl Culver
These are yummy and easy to make and they look so tasty, mix some up for...

All-American Chocolate Chip Cookies

By ANN MORELL
I've been meaning to post these! My 4th of July fave.

Oreo Cookie Balls

By Shannon Smith
I call theses truffles in disguise. Easy to make and yummy in your tummy as...

Peanut Butter Truffles

By vicky hunt
These are amazing!! Great for parties,socials,and to eat all by yourself while you are reading..OOOOpppss,did i...

DELIGHTFULLY COOL SUMMER STRAWBERRY TORTE

By DONNA WILL
this dish is a wonderful dessert for any occasion, its great for parties or for a...

No-Bake Cheesecake

By Joelle Johnson
This is easy and yummy. I usually use sugar-free pudding mix (4 serving size), 1/3 less...

Easy Fry Sauce

By Kitchen Crew
Fry sauce has been around since the 1940s. It’s been a popular condiment in the western...

Strawberry Lemonade Concentrate

By Natalie Loop
Strawberries are handsdown my favorite fruit. That fresh sweet smell grabs my attention everywhere. I love...

Mama Seward's Strawberry Cake Recipe

By Wanda Harrison
I got this strawberry cake recipe from my daughter's grandmother. It is absolutely incredible.

Easy Crescent Dough Lemon Bars

By Amber Moon
Super simple and a hit. My mom now requires me to make these for her birthday...
10 Tips for Cooking With Kids

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids


With camps canceled, not all pools are opening (or with limited capacity), and fewer playdates than usual, keeping kids occupied can be challenging. To keep them from asking what’s to eat, get them in the kitchen. Cooking teaches math skills, lets kids learn how food gets to the table, and creates valuable memories. But… depending […]

15 Recipes You Can Make With a Bottle of Italian Dressing

15 Recipes You Can Make With a Bottle of Italian Dressing


We all have that partially used bottle of Italian dressing sitting in the fridge. If you’re staring at it wonder what can I use it for, we’ve got the answer. These 15 recipes all have Italian dressing as an ingredient and they’re not just pasta salad.

16 Recipes That Prove Pineapple and Coconut Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven

16 Recipes That Prove Pineapple and Coconut Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven


Nothing like that melt-in-your-mouth flavor combo of pineapple and coconut to get your taste buds salivating! Pies, cakes, trifles, and more, you can get these magical flavors in so many delicious ways. No need to ever limit yourself (or your stomach). Scroll down to see some of our favorite dreamy pineapple and coconut dessert recipes.