Blue Ribbon Fruit Side Recipes


Grandma's Cranberry Salad

By Leah Stacey
I grew up with my grandmother and mom making this every year for the holidays. This...

Cranberry Apples

By Brenda Forbes
Rarely do I not have this made and in my refrigerator! When a craving for...

Robin's Fresh Fruit Salad

By Robin Hearon
This is a wonderful and refreshing side dish that is perfect for any summer occasion. The...

Caprese Salad Bites-Annette's

By Annette W.
One of our favorite summertime salads is Caprese Salad. I mean we can't get enough of...

Spicy Watermelon Salsa

By Philip Hoel
With summer coming, we're always looking for a great way to use the fruits of the...

Apple-Cranberry Casserole

By Laura Young
I got this recipe from a friend who brought it to a pot luck dinner. It...

Candied Pears

By Cynthia Rivers Martinez
These are so wonderful. They are similar to what you can purchase at Cracker Barrel....

Peachy Wild Rice

By Bob Wakeman
This goes good withjus abought any thing. I serve this with my stuffed pork chops

Easy Turkey with Apples & Glaze

By sherry monfils
A very easy, yummy, moist turkey with a hint of fall.

Old Virginia Apple Cobbler

By Amy Wallace
Taken from my late Aunt Dorothy's personal cookbooks. She was 92 at her parting and these...

Rich & Creamy Cranberry-Pineapple Salad

By V Seward
I like to experiment with salads. Craving something creamy, crunchy and packed with flavor I came...

scalloped pineapple

By Katheryn Williams
This recipe has been in my family for as long as i can remember. We always...

Ricotta Mascarpone Mousse w/ Balsamic Strawberries

By Jo Anne Sugimoto
For some reason or other, I really like balsamic vinegar, especially with fruits and vegetables. And...

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...

Fluffy Cranberry Salad

By melissa harris
One of my favorites during the holidays. Great way to incorporate cranberries during traditional Thanksgiving. But...

Creamy Orange Jello

By Lisa Makanvand
Everyone asks for this recipe! You will love it!!

Cheesecake Dip on a Stick

By Whitney Froehlich
Concocted this recipe by a total accident! It was supposed to be used as a cupcake...

Harvest Fruit Salad

By Michelle Helgesen
I came up with this salad when I was asked to bring a fruit salad to...

Apple Almond Rice

By Kat Ryan
An easy side dish that goes with anything and will fill stomachs on a cold winter...

Yeast Waffle With Fresh Strawberry Rum Syrup

By Connie "Kiyu" Guerrero
Waffles were so new to me and I was not into waffles and pancakes until I...

Tzimmes

By Jackie Marinoff
Tzimmes is a Jewish sweet casserole dish traditionally served during the holidays such as Passover, Rosh...

Grilled Stone Fruit

By Ashley Muller
I just love stone fruits such as peaches or nectarines, apricots, and plums. When you...

Nunu's "Danc'n Orange" Glazed & Grilled Pineapple

By DAYLE CLICK
Put my mind in gear for my first adventure in grilling pineapple, which turned out to...

Slow Cooker Applesauce

By Stephanie Van Den Berg
My grandchildren love Nana's homemade applesauce. Today I used remnants left in my garage from November's...
17 Sensational Summer Side Dishes

17 Sensational Summer Side Dishes


Potato salad, pasta salad, macaroni salad, are all traditional summer side dishes. But with the bounty of goodness, there are so many other summer side dish options. So, we’re sharing 17 summer side dishes that feature fresh and in-season ingredients. They’ll work for a BBQ, tasty if you’re going on a picnic, they taste sensational, […]

15 Zucchini Recipes to Make this Summer

15 Zucchini Recipes to Make this Summer


Zucchini is one of our favorite go-to seasonal vegetables. When the garden is full of zucchini, these recipes make it easy to enjoy in a variety of ways. From fried zucchini to zucchini bread to zucchini roll-ups, you won’t be able to grow zucchini fast enough to enjoy these delicious zucchini recipes.

19 Sweet Peach Recipes to Make this Summer

19 Sweet Peach Recipes to Make this Summer


Sweet, juicy and full of bright summer flavor, we love peach recipes! From cobblers to grilled peaches to pies, you can never have enough peaches during the summer. These peach recipes showcase our favorite seasonal fruit and will have everyone coming back for thirds!