Blue Ribbon American Vegetable Recipes


Amaretto Sweet Potatoes

By Darlene Sweet
Absolutely the BEST sweet potato casserole! The flavor of amaretto enhances the dish. A must for...

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...

Apple Walnut Acorn Squash

By Kitchen Crew
Filled with apples, nuts, bacon, and spices, this acorn squash recipe is a full-flavored side dish....

Applewood Smoked Bacon and Maple Calico Beans

By Deb Lund
This is one of those great sides that everyone seems to love even if they are...

Asparagus Gruyere Tart

By Jan Mullikin
Saw this on Martha Stewart one time and now can use the new method to get...

Asparagus Salad with Fresh Mozzarella

By libby walp
We made this dish for the fouth of July, and it was a hit! The best...

Avocado and Artichoke Hearts Holiday Salad

By JoSele Swopes
My mom has made this salad for the holidays for years it is a favorite from...

Bacon and Brown Sugar Topped Sweet Potato Bake

By Adrienne May
This savory sweet potato casserole is so good! Everything is better with bacon!!

Bacon Bleu Brussels Sprouts With Mustard Sauce

By Michelle Wolf
This is delicious and a side dish that is gone the minute I get it to...

Bacon Bundled Green Beans

By Sara Andrea
I needed a new idea for Thanksgiving this year, 2016, and this recipe was such a...

Bacon Tomato Pie

By Kim Phillips-Randolph
We have so many generous friends with gardens who send fresh vegetables our way this time...

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

By Ashley Gunderson
Someone brought these bacon-wrapped asparagus to a 1st Communion party and they were delicious!

Bacon Wrapped Grilled Asparagus

By Danielle Matthews
LOVE this! It's a little time-consuming because the asparagus has to be cooked slow and turned...

Baked Beans With Bacon

By Laura Huffman
My family and friends will ask me to bring my baked beans to our get-togethers. I...

Baked Beans, Aldine Hotel Style

By Michelle Koletar/Mertz
This is a very old & popular recipe from my hometown of Sunbury, PA. I...

Baked Brussels Sprouts

By Joshua McGee
I improvised this recipe to use up the smaller Brussels sprouts I snapped off from a...

Baked Carrots

By Vicky Arnold
Best way to get children to eat carrots.

Baked Onion Rings

By Kris Krajacic
We love homemade onion rings but trying to get away from the deep fryer; these should...

Balsamic Grilled Vegetables

By Susan Din
Veggies marinated in balsamic vinegar and soy sauce and cooked in a grill basket until smoky,...

BBQ Asparagus With Parmesan and Lemon Zest

By Brad Nichols
Another easy, dish-free, veggie side 'pouch' often used at our house. The lemon zest adds a...

BBQ Crock Pot Beans

By Gloria Bernal
The perfect summer recipe for picnics, reunions or summer parties. I'm always asked for the recipe,...

Bea's Baked Cabbage

By Bea L.
We love cabbage here at this household. My friend, Rudy, had the best cabbage I had...

Beet Salad

By Debra Shute
My grandmother always had this with the Thanksgiving turkey and it went well w/ our Christmas...

Beyond Yummy Green Bean Casserole

By Tessa Pasquill
My husband always loves it when I make this and people always are asking me for...
7 Summer Trifles

7 Summer Trifles


Who doesn’t love this lovely layered treat? Dating back to the 18th century, this is a tried and true summer dessert. Perfect for picnics, cookouts, and get-togethers, trifles are a delicious dessert that feed a crowd. Simple, gorgeous, and can be made ahead of time, trifles come in all shapes and sizes and flavors for […]

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken


When asked, “What’s for dinner?” and you answer chicken, you won’t get a sigh from your family if you say grilled chicken. No matter what cut of chicken your family likes, we’ve gathered an assortment of recipes to make all summer long. You’ll find grilled chicken breast, wing, and thigh recipes. Plus, a tasty recipe […]

10 Fall-off-the-Bone Rib Recipes

10 Fall-off-the-Bone Rib Recipes


When planning a menu for your summer cookouts, make sure to add a slab or two of ribs to your menu. When done right, they’re tender, flavorful, and oh so tasty. Whether you like your ribs grilled, oven-baked, or smoked we’re sharing something to suit everyone. These 10 fall-off-the-bone rib recipes are so good, have […]