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#crowd-pleaser Recipes

Sara Jo's Thumbprint Cookies

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By Sara Andrea
Every year. We make these cookies every single year. Everyone in the family ...
Boston Cream Poke Cake, plated.

Boston Cream Poke Cake

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By Teresa G.
This is my version of a popular recipe for a Boston cream poke cake. It ...

Sheila's One Pot Dinner

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By Sheila Nakata
This is a recipe I found in 1989. This is a crowd pleaser. It was ...
A big bowl of Maga's Instant Pot Chili.

Maga's Instant Pot Chili

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By Julie Madawi
This Instant Pot chili recipe is a family favorite! I utilize the pot as a ...
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Crunchy Slaw in a bowl

Crunchy Slaw

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By Jamie Tarence
This crunchy slaw is a guaranteed crowd pleaser and the dish I am expected to ...
Chocolate dessert with crushed butter brinkle bits

Chocolate Dream Dessert

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By Patricia Hanson
This decadent dessert is a sure crowd pleaser. It is even better the next day ...

White Chocolate Bacon Bread Pudding

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By Lori Frazee
Known for my large selection of flavored bread puddings, I sometimes wonder why it wasn't ...
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Beef and rice stuffed cabbage rolls

Beef & Rice Cabbage Rolls

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By Sara Andrea
So filling! This is a healthy, low cal meal that leaves you feeling so ...

Pork Chili Verde

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By Lisa Kudek
This is my cheater version I have put together since I can't get good tomatillos ...
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Spicy Sauerkraut Balls

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By Patricia Hanson
This was one of my mother's favorite appetizers. She brought them to a lot of ...
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Char Siu Pork Roast

Char Siu Barbecue

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By Sara Andrea
Goes great on small rolls for large crowd!
From Instagram: Arrocito con pollo

Shredded Chicken & Rice

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By Monika Rosales
Fussy Friendly chicken & rice...perfect for a crowd
Set out in individual cups on in a large platter.  Careful, though, as you're filling them, this filling is additive.  It's great on your finger too!!!  Enjoy!

Pesto Pea Mousse Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

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By Lori Frazee
I love this filling!!! It is cute in these cherry tomatoes, but, celery, crackers, ...

Sista Girl Spring Rolls With Loganfabulous Sauce

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By Sherri Williams
My favorite Southern meal "Collard Greens and Smoked Pork" all rolled up in a crispy ...
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This is a fill you up chili, that's perfect for the big game day gathering, put together with some of your BBQ leftover.  Meat, corn on the cob, even celery sticks that didn't get eaten.  It's a crowd pleaser and your family will love it!!!  Enjoy!

Super Bowl Of Chili

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By Lori Frazee
This recipe is designed for you to use up left over meats from a BBQ ...

Taco Pasta Salad

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By Cari Aiken
I came up with this recipe because I love pasta salads in the summer, and ...
This is a picture of the finished recipe. I hope you enjoy it as much as we have. ;)

Buffalo Hot Wing Lasagna

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By Teresa Horn
This recipe I created by myself wanting to spice things up for the dinner table. ...
These crunchy, tasty ‘fries’ are filled with nutritious ingredients, and are a light, and tasty snack or appetizer. Try them your self with your favorite dip!

Crunchy Avocado Fries

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By Catie B
I came across this recipe, and intrigued, I played with ingredients, made a few changes ...
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From Instagram: Mini corn dog muffins.

Corn Doggie Muffins

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By Dianne Hocut
Found this wonderful and easy corn dog muffin recipe on Pinterest just in time for ...
From Instagram: Comfort food!

Magnificent Seven Cheeses & Mac

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By Dianne Hocut
I adapted this mac and cheese recipe from a Carnie Wilson article years ago and ...
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Duncan Hines Applesauce Walnut Cake, one with pumpkin glaze and the other with pumpkin mousse

Applesauce Walnut Cake W/pumpkin Mousse Topping

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By Mary Gonzalez
I used the Duncan Hines version of the Applesauce Walnut Cake (found on the website: ...

Next Generation Chex Mix

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By Tam D
This is my own adaptation of the classic favorite, and it's peanut and gluten free! ...
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Cheesy Hashbrowns with Ham

Cheesy Hashbrowns With Ham

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By Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Here is a delicious way to use up some of that leftover Easter ham. Can't ...
(2 ratings)

Cheddar Cheese & Bacon Fondue

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Savory & thick, a natural served with seasoned croutons, Granny Smith apple wedges, celery sticks ...
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