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World Food Champs Recipes

Each of these delicious winning recipes earned its creator an exclusive invitation from Just A Pinch to compete in the 2014 World Food Championships in Las Vegas!

Southwest Mac and Cheese with a golden brown crust.

Southwest Mac And Cheese

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By Rebecca Reece
I decided to kick up the flavor of my macaroni and cheese by adding spicy ...
(1 rating)

Grilled Seafood Sandwich Roll

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By Maggie M
So simple, so easy yet so yummy! If you love seafood you must try this one! I ...
(4 ratings)
Made at 2014 World Food Championship

Fort Worth Fish Tacos

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By Paula Todora
I make mine with freshly-caught fish that my husband brings home. Tilapia or a ...
(2 ratings)

Nutty Crusted Salmon W/coconut Rum Sauce

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By Kim Biegacki
Nutty Crusted Salmon w/Coconut Rum Sauce over a bed of Peachy Coconut Rice topped with ...
(3 ratings)
Peppy Pimento Grilled Cheese, add even more spice with a hint of hot salsa, as shown here, right off the grill!!!  Remember, girls can grill!!!

Peppy Pimento Grilled Cheese

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By Lori Frazee
I confess, I'm a cheesemonger, OK I don't deal in it, but I LOVE IT!!!! ...
(3 ratings)

This Isn't A Philly Cheesesteak

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By Carol White
Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA., and well acquainted with Philly Cheesesteak with “Cheese Whiz” ...
(3 ratings)

Tomato Bacon Bon Bons With Bacon Taziki Sauce

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By William Smith
This is a fried tease your palette slap your brains bacon dish!
(1 rating)

Blt Poppers

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By Jodi Taffel
This recipe came from a desperate attempt to come up with something on the fly, ...
(1 rating)

Fried Lobster Mac And Cheese

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By Jane Whittaker
I came up with this for the WFC this year added a few tweaks to ...
(2 ratings)

Stuffed Green Chilies Burger

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By Jasmin Stewart-Harbin
Made this with love and the family loves this recipe. Great for entertaining.
(1 rating)
My burger getting ready for the judges table at the World Food Championships in November, 2014.

Kicked-up All-american Cheeseburger

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By George Levinthal
Why not take the great taste of an All-American cheeseburger and combine it with the ...
(2 ratings)

Wasabi Mayo Salmon And Avocado Sandwich

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By Hidemi Walsh
Salmon sashimi and avocado rice bowl is very popular food in Japan. I got a ...
(1 rating)

Bacon Jammin' Chicken Extravaganza Sammich

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By Diane Atherton
If you love bacon, I think you will enjoy this chicken grilled sammie with some ...
(2 ratings)

The Matilda

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By Melissa Baldan
Love at first bite! Ham, berries, mascarpone cheese all combine to create a phenomenal taste ...
(3 ratings)
BluBarb Pie with Whipped Cream

Rb's Blubarb Pie

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By FH Browne
This pie is awesome, part of my Mom's recipe and an idea from a bakery ...
(4 ratings)

Strawberry Chocolate Ravioli

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By Stephanie Berwick
I created this recipe after a friend had a version of desert ravioli in Europe ...
(1 rating)

Legion Of Boom!!!! Chili

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By Susan Magness
Perfect for the BIG Game!!!
(1 rating)

Fabulous Firehouse Chili

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By Daniel Rinaldi
This is great topped with mild cheddar cheese served with corn bread on the side.
(2 ratings)

3-bean And Steak Chili

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By Geoffry Le Cher
Chili is an intensely personal dish… what may be ‘the world’s best’ for you may ...
(2 ratings)