Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Snack Recipes


Homemade Soft Pretzels

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

No-Bake Chocolate PB Pretzel Ritz Bars

By Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal
Everything I love in a cookie bar!!! And no bake, How easy!

All-Time Favorite Chocolate Pudding and Pie Filling

By FREDA GABLE
I know some of you say, "OH NO NOT FROM SCRATCH" but, believe me, nothing compares...

Cracker Jacks Gone Wild!

By Sue Adame
This is our movie night favorite! I admit I tend to overindulge, but cannot help myself....

Buffalo Chicken Mini Bites

By Ronna Farley
These snacks are perfect for any sports party! They are quick-as-a-wink to prepare and are crisp...

Banana Bread Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Marianne Gleason
I've been baking lots of banana bread lately and while I love it, I wanted something...

Incredible Pimento Cheese Spread

By Shelley Simpson
This is my mother's version of Pimiento Cheese Spread. Just serve with your favorite crackers. This...

Aunt Lynda's Cream Cheese Filled Banana Bread

By kim *
When sliced, this makes a great presentation. A delicious different banana bread with a cream cheese...

Cheddar Wafers

By Jacki Allen
Over the years I have gleaned many a good recipe from my assistant and this is...

Parmesan Asparagus

By Aku N
This is the only way to eat asparagus! Very good!!! This is asparagus tossed in a...

Homemade Cheese Crackers

By Rhonda Wheeler
You can use a mixer or a food processor works very well. Serve these with cream...

Savory Apple Pinwheels

By Melissa Baldan
Every time I make these they are the first appetizer that is gone. They are absolutely...

Jellomellows

By Sarah Fillbrandt
Taking a bite out of one of these little flavor bombs puts me right back into...

Trick or Treat Trail Mix

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

Panko Crusted Spinach and Artichoke Dip

By Eddie Szczerba
This one is a keeper! Great for the big game,matter of fact,anytime!! :)

Cheese Dip That Will Make You Famous

By Crystal Wilkinson
This is a great dip that you can tailor to your particular taste and will be...

Diane's Amazing Brownies

By Diane Schmidt
My family really likes 7 layer bars and I wanted to make some, only I didn't...

Cilantro Lime Seafood Salad (In An Avocado Boat)

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
I took this to our monthly ladies luncheon and it was a hit with the ladies...

Peanut Butter - Banana Rolls

By arty Jrgnsn
This is a further modification of the famous Elvis Presley's sandwich. To me, lumpia wrappers from...

Ham & Pistachio Roll-Ups

By Martha Price
These roll-ups go great on a buffet table or as nibbles at a cocktail party, or...

Cranberry Glazed Meatballs

By Tonna Canfield
I made these yummy meatballs for my daughter's bridal shower. They are quick, easy, and delicious!

Holiday Cheddar Spread

By Edith Kehoe
This recipe was improvised from a steakhouse that was famous for its huge crock of cheese...

Nutty Pickles

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

Sa–more S’mores, Please…

By Irisa Raina 9
I made these for fathers day...for the adults... The other adults who didn't want this had pound...
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 […]

17 Sundae Topping Ideas

17 Sundae Topping Ideas


There’s nothing better than indulging in a frozen treat on those hot summer days, but it’s time to step up your ice cream game. These delicious sundae toppings will change how you scream for ice cream. From homemade strawberry sauce to skillet peaches to pretzel bites, your taste buds will jump for joy when you […]

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 […]