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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 ...
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Perfect Deviled Eggs with Fresh Chives

Perfect Deviled Eggs With Fresh Chives

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By Kyle Dalakas
Perfect Deviled Eggs with Fresh Chives is a simple, delicious side dish for your summer ...
Cotton Candy Peeps; open because I love my peeps stale!  They are ready to  roast and devour!

The Slow Torture And Roasting Of Marshmallow Peeps

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By Joanna Gotwald
One summer I stumbled upon one of the most amazing treats ever. We were ...
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Pub Chips With Feta & Sweet Balsamic Drizzle

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By Family Favorites
My husband and I were served this incredible appetizer at an Italian restaurant a few ...
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~ Favorite Mandarin Ambrosia ~

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By Cassie *
A simple, refreshing summer delight! One of my favorites and you can't beat the ease ...
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Dee's Pasta Salad

Pasta Salad

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By Dee Dzura
Easy and tasty!
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Homemade Creamy, Fruity Amish Sherbet (easy)

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By Family Favorites
Another recipe that I brought home from my time spent in Amish country. A colorful ...
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Coconut Cream Cake

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By Sylvia Waldsmith
This cake is moist, sweet and delicious! It seems everyone wants more than one ...
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Tortellini Salad With Homemade Italian Dressing

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By Teresa G.
This is one terrific pasta salad! It consists of cheese filled tortellini, cherry tomatoes, pepperoni, ...
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The mystery envelope.  
Dressing recipe was at the bottom of the envelope.

Cornbread Salad-connie's

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By Connie Ottman
We found this southern recipe hidden among the piles of papers we were going through. ...

My Loco Orange Coleslaw

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By Tammy Brownlow
This is a sweet and tangy coleslaw that is wonderfully different. It will brighten ...
Creamy White Mac 'N Cheese

Creamy White Mac 'n Cheese (stovetop)

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By Teresa G.
This is absolutely the creamiest, most flavorful macaroni and cheese that I've ever made or ...
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Amish Friendship Cake Brownies

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By Dave T.
My sister n law, Bev gave me the starter for this. After a few weeks ...

Three Bean Salad

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By Dave T.
The original recipe came from Myra's mom Jean Dials. She use to make this for ...
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I originally chose a macaroni salad from Pinch Me to make for a cookout .. changed it up so much I figured it was my new recipe.  *smile* .. It was a hit so labeled it

Shrimp And Crab Macaroni Salad

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By C F
This recipe is adapted from another macaroni salad with shrimp and crab .. I changed ...

Black Bean Sunshine Pasta Salad

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By Mikekey *
A nice, colorful picnic or buffet salad. Cook time is refrigeration time.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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#1 Bbq Sauce

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By Dave T.
This is a thin Carolina type sauce, it does not need refrigerated, even after opening. ...

~ Pennsylvania Potato Salad ~

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By Cassie *
This is one of the potato salads my gram would make. It can be served ...
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I havent made this ham in quite a while as there are only 2 of us at home.  So the picture is courtesy of

Glazed Smoked Picnic Ham

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By Linda Kauppinen
This is an old farm recipe that I learned from a friends mother in Upstate ...
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 ...
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The perfect side dish to accompany your BBQ!  Goes great with grilled foods, as well as, the traditional Southern Fried Chicken.

Popeye's® Famous Cole Slaw (healthier Version)

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By Teresa Pendino
My hubby's favorite; even my non cole-slaw eating boys loved it! Serving Size 1 Cup Cals: 81, ...

~ Cheddar Cabbage Salad ~ Cassies

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By Cassie *
I wanted a bit of a different cabbage salad, than all of my others. So ...