Blue Ribbon Spring Recipes

Spring Recipes

Warmer weather means farmers markets and fresher produce. Enjoy the bounty of the season with delicious spring recipes!


Blueberry Cobbler With Topping Baked To A Golden Brown.

Blueberry Cobbler

By Twana Kelley
This was the first dessert I made for my husband when we started dating. He hates...
White Sangria

White Sangria

By Tara Pacheco
Mmm... so good & so refreshing! I made this little concoction yesterday for a barbecue &...
A Platter Of Lamb Chops With Mint Jelly.

Lamb Chops

By Elizabeth DEWOLFE
Delicious and simple lamb chops! I like Costco's lamb because it comes from New Zealand and...
Mandarin Orange/strawberry Spinach Salad

Mandarin Orange/Strawberry Spinach Salad

By Marie Guaragna
This is a true "CP," (Crowd Pleaser!)
Turkey Veggie Wrap W/ Sun-dried Tomato Pesto Mayo

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...
Orange, Lemon & Black Cherry Pastels For Easter

Gaiety Pastel Cookies

By Linda Locke
I have known these cookies by several names; pastel cookies, gelatin cookies, and gaiety pastels. I...
Crispy Garlic Parmesan Asparagus Pillows On A White Plate.

Crispy Garlic Parmesan Asparagus Pillows

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
I'm pretty sure I am not the first to make these but they are WONDERFUL and...
Spring Bunny Bread With Dip In Tummy

Spring Bunny Bread with Dip in Tummy

By Kelly Williams
I can't count how many times I've made this adorable Bunny Bread! For Easter dinners, parties,...
Asparagus And Lamb Stew

Asparagus and Lamb Stew

By Laura Esmaili
This is a great stew for spring and summer!!! I made it in England for my...
Bruschetta & Cheese

Bruschetta & Cheese

By Bobbi Gulla
This is best made with New Jersey tomatoes. I live in NJ's sister state, Pennsylvania. Except...
Grandma Cookie's Carrot Cake

Grandma Cookie's Carrot Cake

By Cara Metzger
This recipe came from my mom, a.k.a. Grandma Cookie. When my mom and dad were...
A Dish Of Fried Asparagus Spears.

Fried Asparagus Spears

By Jenny Morrell
Great Southern way to enjoy this spring treat. My family loves asparagus and this is a...
Strawberry Shortcake

My Favorite Strawberry Shortcake

By Sherry Wilkins
Berries just came back into season here a few days ago. Seems like local berries always...
Greek Pico De Gallo

Greek Pico De Gallo

By Linnette Lucas
This appetizer was inspired from the ladopsomo I remember having at Athens Pizzeria in Panama City,...
Skyscraper Carrot Cake/cheesecake

Skyscraper Carrot Cake/Cheesecake

By Connie Osborn
This is a favorite anytime I take it to parties, holiday gatherings, or just to make...
Chicken Salad

Chicken Salad

By Tiege stucky
I know the ranch dip is an unusual twist, but it really adds a depth to...
Riesling Mango-pepper Glazed Ham

Riesling Mango-Pepper Glazed Ham

By Samantha Jacobs
I did this for Christmas and as an Early Easter with my family. They are absolutely...
Citrus And Feta Salad With Homemade Honey-lime Dressing And Grilled Chicken On Top.

Citrus & Feta Salad, Homemade Honey-Lime Dressing

By Melissa Buchanan-Smith
I love a healthy salad with a kick of citrus. My photo is with a side...
A Bowl Of Gnocchi With Artichoke, Tomatoes, And Mushrooms Sprinkled With Parmesan.

Gnocchi With Artichokes, Tomatoes, and Mushrooms

By Carolyn Haas
Gnocchi are so cute and I love finding ways to eat them. Plus, I was...

13 Pasta Salad Recipes Perfect for Summertime


Light and fresh, pasta salad is perfect for summertime. It’s a quick and easy to make dish to bring to a cookout or potluck. Pasta salad is also hearty enough to be a light summer dinner. These 13 pasta salad recipes are packed with flavor and guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser.

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.