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Buffalo Cheeseburger, Crunchified on a plate.

Buffalo Cheeseburger, Crunchified

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By Stormi Choate
We love burgers but not just a plain burger. We also love hot wings. So ...
(8 ratings)
Brown Rice Citrus Salad in a bowl.

Brown Rice Citrus Salad

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By Trish Morris
Are you tired of potato and macaroni salads for picnics and outings? This rice salad ...
(3 ratings)
Deli Mac Salad in a serving bowl.

Deli Mac Salad

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By Helene Mulvihill
This is a family recipe from my husband's family. They owned a deli in New ...
(22 ratings)
Glasses filled with Picnic Lemonade.

Picnic Lemonade

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By Robin Poindexter
Hot, humid summers in the heartland call for a refreshing beverage. My recipe.
(3 ratings)
Baked Beans With Kielbasa ready to serve.

Baked Beans With Kielbasa

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By Lisa Montgomery
I received the basic recipe from a co-worker and then tweaked it by adding my ...
(2 ratings)
A bowl of Summer Fruit Salad With Mint & Limoncello.

Summer Fruit Salad With Mint & Limoncello

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By Nadine Mesch
This is my all-time favorite fruit salad. the fresh mint and the Limoncello add a ...
(8 ratings)
A large bowl of Oriental Coleslaw.

Oriental Coleslaw

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By Angie Cox
The first time I saw this was at an office potluck, and I thought ewwww. ...
(12 ratings)
A bowl of Esther's (My Mom) Potato Salad.

Esther's (my Mom) Potato Salad

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By Paul Bushay
Another recipe from my boyhood! My brothers and I would always ask for this when ...
(8 ratings)
A platter of Linda's Hot Lemon-Herb Chicken Wings.

Linda's Hot Lemon-herb Chicken Wings

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By Linda Kauppinen
I made this recipe about 35 yrs ago. There is a story behind it... I ...
(2 ratings)
Berry Delight Cake in a trifle dish.

Berry Delight Cake

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By Savannah Gentry
I had taken a cake recipe I had discovered and revamped it with this dish. ...
(1 rating)
A large bowl of Bruschetta Pasta Salad.

Bruschetta Pasta Salad

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By Mikekey *
The flavors of bruschetta in a salad. Great for picnics or potlucks.
(4 ratings)
A bowl of Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad.

Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad

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By Gordon Savell
Every time someone new tries it, I have a new fan. My sister and I ...
(10 ratings)
5 Cheese Macaroni with the cheese baked until golden brown.

5 Cheese Macaroni

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By Jenifer Carnegie
Whether it is a summer picnic or Christmas dinner, all year around, my family asks ...
(61 ratings)
A bowl of Chili with shredded cheese on top.


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By JM Avallone
I needed to make a chili for the bread I made the other day and ...
(1 rating)
Two pieces of a Picnic Club on a plate with a pickle.

Picnic Club Sandwich

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By Ashley Bateman
Perfect for a picnic. Had this last 4th of July and my family and my ...
(2 ratings)
Summer picnic sandwich with red pepper aioli.

Summer Picnic Sandwich

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By Suzanne Banfield
This sandwich holds up very well in a cooler and seems to get more flavorful ...
(1 rating)

Bacon & Bleu Cheese Potato Salad

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By Barbara Pace
This recipe was originally made for a tailgate party, so the potatoes were cooked in ...
(1 rating)

Applewood Smoked Bacon And Maple Calico Beans

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By Deb Lund
This is one of those great sides that everyone seems to love even if they ...
(2 ratings)
A barbeque and picnic rolled into one with the smoky, grilled meat, the tangy slaw and the spicy dressing wrapped in a bun with fresh lettuce and tomato. All you need is to add the beverages and guests.

Slaw-tastic Smoky Cheeseburger

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By George Levinthal
(This is my World Food Championships 2015 qualifying entry and I couldn't be prouder.) Here's ...
(3 ratings)

Blt Chicken Salad

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By Cherie Hammond
This is one of my favorite chicken salads. It is versatile because you can ...
(13 ratings)

Crispy Southern Fried Chicken

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By Elaine Bovender
My family loves good fried chicken and I've been making this recipe for years. ...
(11 ratings)