dried basil

Chicken Caesar Pitas

Hand-held and picnic friendly, these chicken-stuffed pockets pack a double dose of whole grains from brown rice and whole wheat pitas. The chicken can be made up to two days in advance for a fast-fix lunch. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Triple Tomato Flatbread

"Tomatoes are the reason I have a vegetable garden, and I developed this recipe as a way to show off...


Easy Pesto Pizza

Our Test Kitchen kneaded basil, oregano and Parmesan cheese into packaged bread dough for this full-flavoured crust. Purchased pesto sauce...


Grilled Salmon Fillet

"Growing up on a family-owned resort, I was expected to help around the kitchen. Grilling salmon became my specialty." —Paul...


Mediterranean Chicken Pasta

"For special days, I make this cheesy pasta bake loaded with chicken and all sorts of veggies. Want a vegetarian...

Homemade Meatless Spaghetti Sauce

"When my tomatoes ripen, the first things I make are BLTs and this homemade spaghetti sauce." —Sondra Bergy, Lowell, Michigan


Forgotten Jambalaya

"During chilly months, I fix this slow cooker jambalaya recipe at least once a month. It’s so easy…just chop the...

BLT Eggs Benedict

Combining the elements of a traditional BLT with hollandaise sauce and poached eggs, this recipe is perfect for lovers of...


Meaty Spaghetti Sauce

"My homemade spaghetti sauce got rave reviews, but it was so time-consuming to make on the stovetop. My family loves...


Toasted Ravioli

"While visiting a friend who had just moved to St. Louis, Missouri, I tried these toasted ravioli at almost every...


Best Lasagna

"Want to know how to make lasagna for a casual holiday meal? You can't go wrong with this deliciously rich...

Tortellini with Tomato Spinach Cream Sauce

"I enjoy all things pasta, and tortellini is my favourite. The flavour of this dish is amazing. Even my husband,...


Satisfying Tomato Soup

"After craving tomato soup, I decided to make my own. My sister Joan likes it chunky-style, so she doesn't puree....


Curly Noodle Chicken Soup

"I created this recipe for a dinner I hosted for a group of friends. The main course was Italian, and...


Italian Chicken Soup

This satisfying soup gets its Italian flair from fennel, thyme, basil and orzo pasta. If you don't start with a...


Creamy Chicken Rice Soup

"I came up with this creamy chicken rice soup recipe while making some adjustments to a favourite stovetop chicken casserole....

Eggplant Rollatini

"Want to learn how to cook eggplant? Here's where to start. These authentic eggplant roll-ups may take some time to...


Hearty Vegetable Soup

"A friend gave me the idea to use V8 juice in veggie soup because it provides more flavour. My best...


Vegetable Lentil Soup

"Here’s a healthy slow-cooker soup that's ideal for vegetarians and those watching their weight. Butternut squash and lentils make it...


Couscous Meatball Soup

"This soup will warm you up and takes just 25 minutes of prep time, making it a perfect weeknight meal."...


Cold-Day Chicken Noodle Soup

"When I was sick, my mom would make me this heartwarming chicken noodle soup. It was soothing when I had...


The Best Ever Tomato Soup

"Creamy, rich and bursting with brightness, this tomato soup recipe is the ultimate sidekick to a grilled cheese sandwich. You...


Shrimp Marinara

"Flavourful marinara sauce simmers for just a few hours. Right before mealtime, toss in the shrimp to cook quickly. Serve...


Herbed Slow-Cooker Chicken

"I use my slow cooker to prepare these well-seasoned chicken breasts that cook up moist and tender. My daughter, who...

Chicken Merlot with Mushrooms

"Slow cooked and savory, this dish is perfect for any night of the week, and is sure to become a...


Spaghetti & Meatball Soup

"A couple of nights a week our family ends up eating in shifts because everyone is going every which way,...


Grilled Eggplant With Herbs and Balsamic Vinegar

This simple recipe has all your favourite fall flavours.