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Easy Pasta Salad Recipe

Ingredients 1 12-16 oz box colored rotini pasta 1 bottle italian dressing 1 cup colby jack cheese cubed 1 can black olives 1/2 package mini pepperonis parmesean cheese to taste Instructions Cook pasta as directed on package. Drain and rinse with cold water. Add desired amount of olives, cheese and pepperonis to pasta. Pour at least half of your Italian dressing and mix well. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours. Pour additional dressing (as much as you want) before serving.

Contributed by Karen Webb

Monte Cristo Sandwich Recipe

INGREDIENTS: 8 slices firm bread (a hearty French or Challah), sliced ½-inch to 1-inch thick 1½ cups whole milk 6 egg yolks 3 tablespoons light brown sugar 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted + 1 tablespoon for cooking 1 tablespoon vanilla extract ¼ teaspoon salt Dijon mustard 8 ounces sliced Virginia ham 8 ounces Gruyère cheese, shredded Maple syrup, for serving Click link below for recipe.

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Cheesy BBQ Chicken Bacon Pinwheels Recipe

Ingredients 1 can Pillsbury Crescent Rolls 1 1/2 cups shredded cheese (cheddar, mozzarella, swiss, etc.) 1 1/2 cups shredded rotisserie chicken 1/2 barbecue sauce 8 slices Hormel thick-cut bacon, cooked and chopped 3 green onions, sliced Click link below for recipe.

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Mozzarella Bites Recipe

Ingredients 1 pkg mozzarella pearls 2 cups panko crumbs 1 cup Milk 1 cup flour marinara sauce for dipping Vegetable Oil for frying Instructions Prepare coating process by pouring milk in a bowl and setting aside. Put 1 cup flour in a plastic bag and panko in a separate bag. Place Mozzarella balls in milk, one handful at a time. Toss pearls in your flour bag and shake. Put pearls back into your milk bowl and coat completely. Toss pearls in panko bag and shake shake shake. Place mozzarella bites on a plate or in a bag and freeze for at least 2 hours. Heat oil in a frying pan to medium heat. Place coated mozz balls, 5-6 at a time, in hot oil. Fry for a few seconds on each side and remove from oil onto a paper towel to dry.

Contributed by Karen Webb

Canal House Chicken and Rice Recipe

Ingredients 3 tablespoons butter 1 chicken cut into 8 pieces (I prefer, as always, using the dark meat for braises such as this one, so if you are not cutting up a whole chicken, I suggest buying bone-in, skin on thighs and drumsticks — three of each should do it.) kosher salt and pepper 1 onion, diced to yields 1 1/2 cups or so a few stalks celery, about 1/2 cup diced 1 cup rice (I use Uncle Ben's Original (parboiled long grain rice) — it's what my mother always uses; my friend uses long grain basmati, rinsed 4 to 5 times in colander) 1 bay leaf Click link below for recipe.

Contributed by Karen Webb

Cauliflower Pizza Crust Recipe - Low Carb and Gluten Free

Ingredients 1 medium head cauliflower (about 1 lb 12 oz) 1/4 cup finely shredded parmesan (1 oz) 1/4 cup finely shredded mozzarella (1 oz) 1/4 tsp salt 1 large egg 1 clove garlic, minced Topping: 1/2 Tbsp homemade or store-bought pizza sauce, or more or less to taste 1 to 1 1/2 cups shredded mozzarella Desired toppings, such as fresh grape tomatoes, basil, oregano, olives, mushrooms etc. Click link below for recipe.

Contributed by Karen Webb

Broccoli Cheese Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Ingredients 3 lbs Russet Potatoes 6 3/4 cups cold water, divided 3 cups broccoli florets 3/4 cup whole milk 1/2 cup heavy cream 3 Tbsp butter 1/3 cup sour cream 2 1/2 cups freshly grated medium or sharp cheddar cheese 1/4 cup freshly, finely grated Parmesan Cheese 1/4 cup freshly, finely grated Romano Cheese (or an additional 1/4 Parmesan cheese if you don't want to purchase both) 1/2 tsp onion powder 1/4 tsp garlic powder Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste Click link below for recipe.

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Easy Cheesy Pizza Bake Recipe

Ingredients 1 pound ground turkey sausage 2 - 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 (6-ounce) can tomato paste 6 ounces water 1 tablespoons Italian seasoning 3/4 teaspoon onion powder 1/2 teaspoon dried basil 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1 small can sliced mushrooms 1 small can sliced olives 1 1/2 cups mozzarella cheese Click link below for recipe.

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Super Easy Crock Pot Spaghetti Squash with Meatballs Recipe

Ingredients 1 medium to large spaghetti squash, washed 1 jar of spaghetti sauce, your preferred flavor (more if desired) 3 cups of frozen meatballs Click link below for recipe.

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Chicken-Bacon Alfredo Pizza Rolls Recipe

Ingredients 1 roll refrigerated Pillsbury pizza dough 3/4 cup cooked chicken, shredded 5 slices Hormel bacon, cooked and crumbled 1 cup mozzarella cheese 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese 1 cup Alfredo sauce Click link below for recipe.

Contributed by Karen Webb