Blue Ribbon Sauce, Spread & Seasoning Recipes

Saucy? Us?! For sure. We plain love our sauces and it turns out that we’re not alone! Check out these delicious sauces, dips and spread recipes from kicky kitchens all across America… and beyond!


Super Moist Oven Baked BBQ Chicken

By Cheryl Culver
This chicken is really moist and juicy. With your favorite BBQ sauce and the smoky paprika,...

Holy Guacamole!

By Jacinda Santiago
I've spent years perfecting my guacamole. It's always a hit at parties. I feel shallots complement...

Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

By Anne Bruscato Nunez
This sweet indulgence has become a New Year's Eve tradition for our family. I've also...

Grilled Mexican Citrus Chicken

By Kathy Basik
My nephew CJ and I made this moist and delicious chicken for Dinner and Dominos night....

Thick and Rich Hot Fudge Sauce

By Wendy Rusch
This hot fudge is so simple to whip up. So yummy on so many things -...

Ellie's Cranberry Cake with Lemon Butter Sauce

By Mary Louise
This is a very old recipe that belonged to my grandmother. Her name was also Mary...

Blackberry Cream Cheese Spread

By Olivia Russell
I love recipes that look fancy but really are simple. This blackberry cream cheese spread is...

Homemade Pesto

By Kitchen Crew
Wondering what to make with all your fresh basil? Try pesto! aromatic basil is mixed with...

Hot Dog Onions

By Lillian Russo
I tried many different hot dog onion recipes. I mixed and matched them until I got...

Irish Fried Potato Bread and Irish Butter

By Colleen Sowa
This is a recipe from the Irish and English side of the family. Passed down...

Ciao Bella Balsamic Grilled Chicken

By Anna Sciancalepore Antoniello
Something a little different than BBQ sauce for your chicken. I came up with this recipe...

Almond Crumb Scones With Honey Butter

By Jessica Silva
Yummy, sweet, a little crunchy, a lot nutty, and perfect with the accompanying honey butter!

Mama's Barbecue Sauce

By Karen Carr
My mother always used this recipe for her ribs and chicken. It was always wonderful and...

Sweet Home Chicago Style Deep Dish Pizza

By Kelly Williams
My hubby and I were homesick for a REAL pizza, so I put together this recipe...

Buttermilk Biscuits n Sausage Gravy

By Linda Mericle
While you can just make biscuits from a box mix, it is so easy and economical...

Holiday Harvest Cranberry Orange Pecan Spread

By Family Favorites
What a special treat this was with our bagels and coffee this morning! A perfect recipe...

Easy Fry Sauce

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

Pesto Torte

By ANN MORELL
Pesto anything is good by me, but this one is *really* good.

Grilled Chicken a L' Orange

By Chip Burrus
I tend to go heavy on the cumin (in most every recipe). It's so smoky...

Rub, Sweat and Tears

By Tonya Young
Tears of joy. That's what happened when my husband first tried this recipe! I wrangled it...

Creamy Balsamic Dressing

By Polly Anna
Reduced fat mayonnaise is not recommended for this recipe.

Seven Layer Taco Dip

By Judy Sprague
Our family are Cincinnati Bengals fans. This is a good take along for tailgate parties.

Mango Salsa

By Steve Young
This mango salsa is the perfect addition to grilled or broiled fish - particularly tilapia. ...
10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat


One of the summer staples is hearing the sound of the ice cream truck roaming the neighborhood and ice cream sandwiches are always on the menu. Vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two chocolate cookies they are a classic summer treat. These days, ice cream sandwiches have gotten a makeover and you don’t need the ice […]

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes


Looking for lunch ideas? Bored of the same old, same old? We’re here for you. These 17 quick and easy lunch recipes are filling enough to get you through to dinner (and not one is a green salad). If you want something hot or cold, healthy or indulgent, there’s a recipe for you.