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    Nutty Kale Pesto Pasta with Caramelized Onion

    My bountiful garden and vegetarian daughter both inspired me to create this nutritious, calcium-rich kale pesto pasta. No one would ever guess that this hearty dish is brimming with produce and is prepared in about 30 minutes. —Cindy Beberman, Orland Park, Illinois

    Crunchy Burger Quesadillas

    We love burgers—all kinds! We also love quesadillas and tacos, so I combined them to make an amazing, very filling...


    Jackfruit Tacos

    This jackfruit tacos recipe is my vegan spin on traditional pork carnitas tacos. The spicy cumin chipotle sauce is delicious...


    Toasted Chicken Salad Sandwiches

    I love chicken salad sandwiches. For this recipe, I use a rotisserie chicken from the supermarket and toss it with...


    Kilbourn Sandwich

    This is a fun take on a Monte Cristo. It makes a big batch, so you can stock your freezer...

    Steak Sandwiches with Crispy Onions

    I created this steak sandwich recipe for my husband. Fried onions are a family favorite, and I thought it would...


    Chiles Rellenos Croque-Madame

    A traditional croque-madame is a heartier version of a croque-monsieur because it's served with an egg on top of the...

    Grilled Pimiento Cheese Sandwiches

    Rich and creamy pimiento cheese is a southern favorite. It makes this grilled pimiento cheese sandwich shine, especially when sweet...


    Tandoori Masala Chicken Sandwiches

    This recipe combines spices from my Indian roots with a modern twist. If you want to add some extra heat...


    Hoisin Chicken Wraps

    My recipe was inspired by Vietnamese pork banh mi—particularly the fresh carrot, cucumber and radish topping. It has so much...


    Thai Pork Satay

    I love this recipe since it can be made as a main dish or as an appetizer. For appetizer portions,...

    Chicken Marsala Pasta

    Back in 2008, I won first place in a state fair cooking contest with this chicken marsala pasta. I absolutely...


    Zesty Mediterranean Potato Salad

    I love this Mediterranean potato salad recipe that incorporates vegetables I plant in my summer garden. The dressing is light...


    Air-Fryer Roasted Salmon with Sauteed Balsamic Spinach

    This air-fryer salmon recipe is my favorite. The dish is healthy, affordable, fast and delicious. —Susan Hall, Sparks, Maryland



    Tuna Croquettes

    This tuna croquettes recipe is one of our favorites. My husband and I grow our own cucumbers and dill, which...

    This Le Creuset Rainbow Dutch Oven Is Perfect for Pride Month

    This rainbow Dutch oven will brighten up the kitchen!