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A bowl of Traditional Homestyle Mashed Potatoes.

Traditional Homestyle Mashed Potatoes

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By Kat Givens
I always enjoyed but had never made mashed potatoes. And when I went looking for ...
(1 rating)
German bunt cake, filled with hazelnut meal and chocolate

Betty's German Hazelnut And Chocolate Bunt

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By Betty Bramanis
A recipe from a dear German friend which has been my husband's birthday cake of ...
Plated corned beef, cabbage, potatoes and carrots.

Slow-cooker Corned Beef & Cabbage

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By Teresa G.
This corned beef is so easy and so delicious. The hardest part is peeling the ...
Bowls of Mexican Rice.

Mexican Rice

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By Emma Menchaca
This recipe is so easy and classic. Another recipe passed down from generation to generation. ...
(12 ratings)
Baked meatloaf on platter (minus a couple of slices.)

Old-fashioned Meatloaf

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By Teresa G.
This is my Grandmother's delicious meatloaf recipe, with my addition of Italian flavor. I usually ...
Beef Stew shortcut - use a bag of baby carrots instead of peeling and cutting regular carrots!

Sydney's Beef Stew

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By Sydney B
This beef stew recipe has been my go-to for quite some time. It can easily ...
Shrove Buns, also known as Semlor or Laskiaispullat.

Shrove Buns

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By Annastiina Salonen
Known as Semlor in Sweden and Laskiaispulla in Finland, this recipe is a very traditional ...


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By Annastiina Salonen
In the mayonnaise recipes mustard is often used but it doesn't need to be a ...
One of my best

Nanshoe's Sweet Potato Pie 2.0

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By Sherri Williams
This is my take on my mama's sweet potato pie changing up the crust, spices ...
(1 rating)

Classic Egg Salad

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By Carolyn Haas
I really like egg salad and this is just one of many version! Cook time ...
(4 ratings)
Rock cakes ready to eat

Rock Cakes

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By Elizabeth Winkler
One of my mum's recipes I grew up with. These were devoured by the family ...
Whole kernel corn, taco seasoned ground turkey, tomato puree, crush tomatoes, chicken bullion, salt, pepper, seasoned field peas, leavy spinach, diced seasoned tomatoes, mixed veggies no salt. bottled water.

Fiesta Taco Soup

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By Michelle 'FLAME' Kelley
this was a quick throw together that came out amazing... I have large ...
Traditional Irish Stew in a bowl with parsley.

Traditional Irish Stew

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By Melanie Ross
Then hurrah for an Irish Stew That will stick to your belly like glue.
(3 ratings)
Southern Chicken Cornbread Dressing

Southern Chicken Cornbread Dressing

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By Michelle Hughes
This is a recipe that was handed down to me by mother and to her ...

Carne Guisada

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By Emma Menchaca
This carne guisada is the same recipe my mother and grandmother used. Very simple and ...
(81 ratings)
Traditional Hard Matzo Ball Soup in a bowl.

Traditional Hard Matzo Ball Soup

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By Pamela Rappaport
When I married my Jewish husband 28 years ago, his mother taught me to make ...
(2 ratings)

Lime Jello & Pineapple Salad

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By Ellen Gwaltney Bales
My mother made this salad/dessert regularly when I was growing up in the 1950s and ...
(2 ratings)
Red beans and arborio rice cooked with onions, ready to enjoy!

Louisiana Red Beans And Rice

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By Alix E
This is a favorite recipe of a Cajun family friend and it's become a favorite ...
Moussaka is a classic Greek meal!  Layers of potatoes, eggplant, spicy meat topped with a béchamel sauce create the ultimate comfort food!  From our family to yours, enjoy!

Classic Greek Moussaka

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By Kyle Dalakas
This is a classic from my mother in law's cookbook. I have made some ...
(1 rating)
Koulourakia (Greek Easter Cookies)

Koulourakia, Greek Easter Cookies

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By Kyle Dalakas
Koulourakia, or Greek Easter Cookies, are a delicious, traditional family favorite similar to shortbread cookies, ...

Bangers And Mash

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By Linda Kauppinen
My late hubby was from England and this was one of his favorite meals to ...
(2 ratings)
Optional:  Add a couple of pats of butter, salt and pepper to taste.

Poached Eggs On Toast

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By Colleen Sowa
@ Kim: Your Requested Recipe My dear grandmother Mabel made this often when I was a ...
(2 ratings)

Meatloaf For A Crowd

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By Teresa G.
This is my basic, and favorite, meatloaf recipe. I've played around with the recipe many ...

T's Benedictine Tea Sandwiches

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By Teresa G.
Benedictine is a very unique green cucumber flavored spread that was born in my native ...
(2 ratings)