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A bowl of Zuppa Toscana with a spoon.

Zuppa Toscana (thick)

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By Elizabeth Lancaster
My kids love Olive Garden for their soups and breadsticks. But for a family of ...
(3 ratings)
Bruschetta Caprese With Balsamic Vinegar Reduction

Bruschetta Caprese With Balsamic Vinegar Reduction

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By Tammy T
My youngest daughter Laura and I made this together last night without a recipe to ...
(3 ratings)
Fresh Strawberry Pie with whipped topping.

Fresh Strawberry Pie

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By Patsy Johnson
My grandmother was a wonderful cook and this is one of my favorite pies that ...
(4 ratings)
Lemon dressed fruit salad in a bowl with a sprig of mint.

Lemon Dressed Fruit Salad

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By Lori Redifer
This is a delicious, refreshing fruit salad that I made for a family reunion. ...
(2 ratings)
Greek pasta salad in a small bowl.

Greek Pasta Salad

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By Patti Rahilly- Jones
A nice twist on a pasta salad. Something different and super easy.
(2 ratings)
Dragon noodles with chicken in a bowl with scallions sprinkled on top.

Dragon Noodles With Chicken

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By Anne Jordan
This is one of my family's favorites. It's cheaper than eating out and you can ...
(4 ratings)
Spaghetti with mozzarella and tomato on a blue plate.

Spaghetti Salad With Balsamic And Basil Dressing

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By Gretchen ***
Basil is plentiful in the garden now and I love the way it pairs with ...
(3 ratings)

Fluffy Cranberry Salad

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By Melissa Harris
One of my favorites during the holidays. Great way to incorporate cranberries during traditional Thanksgiving. ...
(2 ratings)

Calico Salsa

I got this recipe from a friend when I went to visit. I have tweaked ...
(4 ratings)

Roasted Strawberry Tart

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By Cassie Thornburg
Lee and I went to the Farmer's Market last weekend and bought a bunch of ...
(3 ratings)

White Chocolate Strawberry Cookies

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By Karen Axel-knispel
These are so good - a nice soft cookie. I made these with a friend ...
(6 ratings)

Fresh Fruit Pie

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By Betsy Wolfe
Passed down over years, you can use almost any fruits for this pie. Tastes like ...
(3 ratings)
Oyster Bombs

Oyster Bombs

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By Donna Liner
These oyster bombs are DA BOMB! Fresh oysters, smoked bacon, garlic, butter and seasonings grilled up ...
(2 ratings)

Caprese Salad Bites-annette's

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By Annette W.
One of our favorite summertime salads is Caprese Salad. I mean we can't get enough ...
(4 ratings)

Caprese Spinach Pasta Salad

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By Glenda Moore
I ate this for a late afternoon Lunch and thought it was very good. I ...
(2 ratings)

Shrimp Etouffee

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By Scott Anderson
A proper Etouffee must be cooked for hours, however this recipe has been toned down ...
(8 ratings)

Lemon Ginger Chicken

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By Jo Anne Sugimoto
Here is a tangy, sweet and savory recipe for chicken. I think many of ...
(9 ratings)

Caprese Pizzas

I make this at my shows and they love it, simple but elegant. Great for ...
(16 ratings)