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Sloppy Joe Dogs

"There are so many different ways to top a hot dog, but this tasty sloppy joe version beats them all." —Kimberly Wallace, Dennison, Ohio

Grilled Huli Huli Chicken

"I got this grilled huli huli chicken recipe from a friend while living in Hawaii. It sizzles with the flavours...


Grilled Pineapple with Lime Dip

Serve this dish as an appetizer or a dessert—the choice is yours! If desired, the pineapple spears can be rolled...


Cherry Chocolate Nut Cookies

"Each Christmas, I make about 600 cookies to share with family and friends. The holidays wouldn't be the same without...


Cherry Rhubarb Crunch

"My husband's grandmother gave me this recipe, along with a bundle of rhubarb, when we were first married. I had...

Cherry Plum Slab Pie with Walnut Streusel

"I love to make desserts with fruit all summer, and this cherry slab pie is wonderful because you can quickly...


Pistachio Baked Salmon

"Next time you're rushed by last-minute guests, try this fancy, flavourful salmon. With pistachios, brown sugar and dill, it's a...

Granola Cereal Bars

"These sweet peanut butter bars are perfect for breakfast, dessert or anytime as a quick snack. You can add raisins...


Courtside Caramel Corn

"My guests say they can't stop eating my caramel corn! For our basketball party I fix enough to fill a...


Chocolate Caramel Cracker Bars

"Make them on Saturday and they'll be gone by Monday! These chocolate and caramel bars with a cracker crust are...


Sweet & Spicy Peanuts

"With a caramel-like coating and a touch of heat from the hot sauce, these crunchy peanuts make a tasty anytime...

Dad’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

"My dad, Art Winter, would tuck some of these cookies in the care packages he and my mom sent to...


Homemade Meatless Spaghetti Sauce

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


Tart Cranberry Chicken

"My husband loves chicken when it’s nice and moist, as in this autumn recipe. I serve it over hot rice...


Double Nut Baklava

"It may take some time to make this rich, buttery treat, but it's well worth the effort! The blend of...


Berry Breakfast Parfaits

"Expecting brunch company, but short on time? My quick, delicious and beautiful parfaits are the perfect solution. Feel free to...

Sugar-Glazed Ham

"This old-fashioned ham glaze gives a pretty, golden brown coating—just like Grandma used to make. The mustard and vinegar complement...


Dutch Cranberry-Apple Pie

"Fresh cranberries bring tongue-tingling tartness and vivid colour to classic apple pie. With orange peel, spices and a crumb topping,...


Caramel-Pecan Apple Pie

"You'll love the smell in your kitchen—and the smiles on everybody's faces—when you make this scrumptious caramel apple pie recipe....


Caramelized Pineapple Sundaes

"Whenever we get a craving for a tropical escape, this super simple recipe whisks us away in no time. Vanilla's...


Warm Pineapple Sundaes with Rum Sauce

"Pineapple, rum and sugar have a longstanding and flavourful relationship that takes on new meaning when you add ginger and...


Apricot Upside-Down Cake

"My Aunt Anne, who is a great cook, gave me a taste of this golden upside-down cake and I couldn't...


Bourbon Ham Balls

"Grandma Nette was the queen of ham ball recipes. I make them salty-sweet with a bourbon and vinegar kick. Serve...


Blueberry Crunch Breakfast Bake

"Blueberries in season make this a very special breakfast, but I find that frozen berries can work just as well....

Shoofly Pie

"My grandmother made the best shoofly pie in the tradition of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Shoofly pie is to the Pennsylvania...


Wyoming Whopper Cookies

"These big country cookies are made to travel—in fact, I came up with this recipe while trying to match a...


Sweet Chipotle Pretzels

"Pretzels are a great snack food. I love this recipe because it is sweet as well as spicy, but not...


Hot Buttered Rum Party Mix

"A spicy mix of crisp cereal, soft marshmallows and rum extract make this a delicious treat to nosh on with...


Super Chunky Cookies

"Chocolate lovers will go crazy over these cookies that feature loads of chocolate! When friends ask me to make "those...


Lime-Raspberry Pie with Coconut Cream

"During my family trips to Florida, I've had Key lime pie from many restaurants, and each one is different. I...