Blue Ribbon Snack Recipes

Snacking never tasted so good! Whether you're looking for something easy, quick, sweet or salty, you'll find creative recipes for round-the-clock munching.


Susie's Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza

By Sue Lally
I had some ground beef I needed to use up and wanted a cheeseburger, but didn't...

Hawaiian Roll Ham Sliders

By Rhonda Gibson
These delicious Hawaiian roll ham sliders are little delights that are great for a picnic, a...

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

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

Ciao Bella Watermelon Granita

By Anna Sciancalepore Antoniello
So refreshing for the summer! My mom makes lemon and coffee granita too. I have to pick...

Cinnamon Brown Sugar Rice Krispies Treats

By Christine Goff
My boyfriend and his family love cinnamon brown sugar anything. So, I thought to myself, why...

Chewy Granola Bars

By sarah mayer
These are really yummy. My 16 month old loves them too...minus the cranberries and raisins.

Sun Dried Tomato and Gruyere Cheese Puffs

By Kristy K.
These are so savory and delicious!

Smoky Chicken Tacos/Scoops

By Echo Day
These started out as smoky chicken tacos, using leftovers from a rotisserie chicken, but ended up...

Caramel Coated Walnuts

By Verlene Feijo( pronounce-Fay-Joe)
Great appitizer 0r have on hand for treat or snacks . Everyone asks for the recipe.

Korean Chicken Wings

By Cynthia Sigler
My ex-mother inlaw gave me this recipe and it's one of my favorites to take to...

Homemade Soft Pretzels

By Jess Weible
Every year my husband and I have an Oktoberfest party. These little pretzel nuggets are a...

Trick or Treat Trail Mix

By Kelly Wittman
Favorite of my kids. I only make it once a year in October to keep it...

White Trash

By Kimi Gaines
My sister received this in a Christmas gift basket last year and brought it to my...

Chocolate Truffles

By sheila farrah
My daughter and I like to make these for showers and special occasions. When we give...

White Chocolate Party Mix

By Amber Franks
This recipe is perfect for sharing!! The recipe makes a lot & there's never any left...

Turkey Veggie Wrap w/ Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Mayo

By Amy Croyle
This wrap came to be when I was shopping at Trader Joe's & got a call...

Good For You Breakfast Bars

By Jewel Hall
Here are some ingredients that I like the taste of. It is tasty, make ahead and...

Union Square Cafe Bar Nuts

By Lindsey McCue
I found this recipe in the Union Square Cafe cookbook last year. There are tons of...

Banana Pineapple Chocolate Chip Pancakes

By Jamie Wyatt
When my children were small, I adapted the ingredients from one of my favorite muffin recipes...

Oven Crisp Chicken Wings

By Diane Wicktora
If you love chicken wings but hate that they are fried, this is for you! ...

Chocolate Whoopie Donna's Way

By Donna Roth
This is a soft double chocolate sandwich cookie on STEROIDS! (kinda like an Oreo Cakester,...

Meatless Nachos

By Lillian Patterson
Don't get me wrong, I love beef, but sometimes it's so expensive and I'm lazy and...

Nutty Pickles

By Kimberly Biegacki
Calling all pickle lovers!!!! Calling all pickle lovers!!!! One thing that I eat everyday is dill...
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 […]

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto


Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]

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 […]