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Lentil, Bacon and Bean Soup

"This quick soup feels extra cozy with lots of lentils and a touch of smoky, bacony goodness. You might want to cook up extra—I think it's even better the next day!" —Janie Zirbser, Mullica Hill, New Jersey

Cowboy Calico Beans

"This is a tradition at the table when my girlfriends and I go up north for a girls' weekend. The...