Blue Ribbon Side Recipes

Memorable sides can make the meal... or even become a meal in themselves. Dig into these scrumptious sides: vegetables, casseroles, risottos, beans and more!


A Bowl Of Grilled Peaches.
yesterday at 8:00 AM

Grilled Peaches By Freda

By FREDA GABLE
Grilled peaches and Georgia peaches, of course, are a wonderful surprise while camping or anytime. These...
A Bowl Of Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad.
Saturday, May 23 at 8:00 AM

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...
Sauteed Parmesan Zucchini And Yellow Squash Ready To Be Served.
May 20, 2020

Sauteed Parmesan Zucchini & Yellow Squash

By Lynelle Caldwell
Every summer no matter how few plants we plant it seems like we have too much...
A Plate Of Zucchini Or Summer Squash Fritters.
May 18, 2020

Zucchini or Summer Squash Fritters

By Rose Abrams
We all have an abundance of both yellow summer squash and zucchini. Here's a recipe that...
A Platter Of Fried Zucchini.
May 11, 2020

Fried Zucchini

By Kim Biegacki
My Grammie (Roberta Campbell) used to make this all the time. We always had zucchini growing...
A Large Bowl Of Cucumber And Tomato Salad.
May 8, 2020

Cucumber & Tomato Salad

By Lorene Lloyd
Perfect salad for cookouts and summer meals. Put that veggie and herb garden to work!!!
A Serving Bowl Full Of Chicken Pasta Salad.
May 1, 2020

Chicken Pasta Salad

By Bobbie Keefer
I buy chicken from the grocery store deli and a large container of macaroni salad and...
Mushrooms In A White Wine Cream Sauce In A Bowl.
Apr 25, 2020

Mushrooms in a White Wine Cream Sauce

By Annie Leon
I read the menu of a great little Tapas restaurant in NYC that I was working...
Twice Baked Potato Casserole Ready To Be Served.
Apr 22, 2020

Twice Baked Potato Casserole

By Sue Adame
All I can say is that it was a huge hit with my guys at the...
Bread And Butter Pickles Ready To Be Served.
Apr 11, 2020

Bread and Butter Pickles

By Barbara Alden
I don't remember where this recipe came from. But this is my all-time favorite. So...
Bourbon Baked Beans In A Blue Bowl.
Apr 4, 2020

Bourbon Baked Beans

By Danielle Lorton
I know the ingredients may seem a little odd, but these are soo good. I hope...
Cheesy Eggplant Parmesan On A Plate With Spaghetti And Peas.
Apr 4, 2020

Eggplant Parmesan

By Jennifer Bass
Since we always do more than one family dinner for Christmas, my family and I have...
Inside Of A Sweet Eggplant Fritter.
Apr 4, 2020

Sweet Eggplant Fritters

By Debora Hotard
This is a huge family favorite. My mom used to make these for my siblings...
Land Your Man Baked Beans Ready To Be Served.
Apr 4, 2020

Land Your Man Baked Beans

By Jenny Moretz
1986 was the first time I made this dish. I was a newlywed and I was...
A Baking Dish Of Spicy Apple Baked Beans.
Apr 4, 2020

Spicy Apple Baked Beans

By Cindy Ferguson
One of my three teenage sons loves all things apple. He's not a big bean fan...
8 Cheese Baked Macaroni Ready To Be Served.
Apr 4, 2020

8 Cheese Baked Macaroni

By Rebecca Hallstrom
When we were growing up, Mama used to make the best homemade macaroni and cheese I...
Delish Knish Sliced In Half And On A Plate.
Apr 4, 2020

Delish Knish

By Craig Clark
A knish is a piece of dough stuffed with potato, meat or cheese, then baked or...
A Bowl Of Tomato And Summer Squash Sauce On Pasta.
Apr 4, 2020

Tomato and Summer Squash Sauce on Pasta

By Millie Johnson
My counter was covered with some tomatoes and squash that I needed to do something with...
A Large Platter Of Bacon Bleu Brussels Sprouts With Mustard Sauce.
Apr 4, 2020

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...
Slices Of Butternut Squash On A Plate.
Apr 4, 2020

Butternut Squash My Way

By Linda Smith
I love butternut squash hope you enjoy this recipe.
Roasted Garlic Mushrooms On A Spoon.
Apr 3, 2020

Roasted Garlic Mushrooms

By Carol Perricone
I love mushrooms!
Zucchini, Bacon And Mushroom Saute In Serving Dish.
Mar 28, 2020

Zucchini, Bacon and Mushroom Saute

By Sue Adame
This is a side dish my husband threw together and it goes great with some nice...
Gluten-free Pasta Salad For Your Next Cookout.
Mar 25, 2020

Gluten-Free Pasta Salad

By Karl Strasser
I have some frends on special diets and everyone loves this salad.
Crusted Broccoli Mac And Four Cheese Skillet Ready To Be Served.
Mar 20, 2020

Crusted Broccoli Mac and Four Cheese Skillet

By Linda BONWILL
This recipe is so simple, easy, and delicious! No time to cook? No worries with this...

17 Healthy Homemade Snacks for Kids


Finding delicious and nutritious snacks that your kids will actually eat can be a challenge, but we’re here to help. These 17 homemade, kid-friendly snacks range from fruit roll ups to carrot fries to muffins to chocolate peanut butter banana bites – essentially everything your kids are craving you can make right from your kitchen.

8 Hot Dog Topping Recipes


Hot dogs are one of the most popular menu items on a cookout (find out how they became so popular here) and they’re an easy dinner. We’re sharing eight hot dog topping recipes that will elevate your hot dogs. They’re so good, you won’t limit enjoying hot dogs to grilling season.

Recipes to Use Up Fresh Strawberries


On my food shopping trips, I’ve noticed strawberries look quite tasty. They’re bright red, big, and look juicy. I finally decided to pick up a quart to give them a try. Snacking on fresh strawberries is delicious (especially with a little cream), but I plan on using them in a recipe too. And, while I […]