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Tarragon-Dill Grilled Chicken Salad

Tarragon-Dill Grilled Chicken Salad

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"Grilled chicken lends smoky flavor to a flavorful summer salad featuring sweet and crunchy grapes and apples in a mayonnaise-sour cream dressing seasoned with fresh tarragon and dill." — by sestinatim 
Mediterranean Three Bean Salad

Mediterranean Three Bean Salad

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"Cannellini beans, garbanzo beans, and kidney beans are tossed together with a refreshing Mediterranean-inspired dressing." — by DIVVY 
Picnic Pasta Salad

Picnic Pasta Salad

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"A sweetened mustard vinaigrette, with just a dab of mayonnaise, dresses a pasta salad full of festive vegetables such as broccoli, cucumbers and bell peppers. Toss everything with shredded Cheddar cheese, then chill before serving." — by Jennifer Sauer 
Better Peanut Butter Sandwich

Better Peanut Butter Sandwich

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"This is a great version of your basic peanut butter sandwich! Applesauce is used in place of jelly. Kids love it, and it has less sugar than regular jelly so it is much better for you." — by RAYNBOE 
Mom's Legendary Stuffed Hamburgers

Mom's Legendary Stuffed Hamburgers

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"These are enormous, stick-to-your-ribs kind of burgers with a surprise in the center. A real family favorite. I like to serve them on a bun topped with sauteed mushrooms and Swiss cheese. Use extra lean or lean ground beef instead of medium because the bacon adds to the fat content of the meat." — by LAURASC 
Creamy Cherry Tomato Salad with Fresh Basil, Corn and Onion

Creamy Cherry Tomato Salad with Fresh Basil, Corn and Onion

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"This cherry tomato-corn salad flavored with raisins and basil holds up well for summer picnics. Simply cut the raw corn from the cob -- no need to even cook it. Raisins are a surprise sweet addition." — by USA WEEKEND Pam Anderson 
Zucchini Slice

Zucchini Slice

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""Grated zucchini is incorporated into a savory batter to make this casserole. Delicious with salad or vegetables, or cold the next day on a picnic."" — by MCKENZIEMC 
Shrimp and Dill Deviled Eggs

Shrimp and Dill Deviled Eggs

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"Shrimp and dill set these deviled eggs apart from the rest!" — by Michele O'Sullivan 
Sufferin' Succotash Salad

Sufferin' Succotash Salad

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"A sweet corn succotash salad with a tangy barbeque vinaigrette: the perfect side dish for a picnic." — by Chef John 
Bow-Tie Pasta Salad

Bow-Tie Pasta Salad

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"The dressing for this pasta salad with broccoli, celery, and bell pepper is made with Parmesan cheese, creamy salad dressing, sugar, and dried basil." — by Alley 
Bucket of Mud

Bucket of Mud

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"Similar to kitty litter cake, this sweet bucket will delight the kids." — by Roger & Sherie Masse 
Watermelon and Feta Salad with Arugula and Spinach

Watermelon and Feta Salad with Arugula and Spinach

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"This summer salad features watermelon, feta cheese, arugula, and baby spinach in a simple homemade balsamic vinaigrette." — by BamaHaole 
'Something Different' Fruit Salad

'Something Different' Fruit Salad

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"The lime, honey, and cayenne pepper dressing really brings out the flavor of the fruits in this easy-to-put-together fruit salad. This is a tasty, fresh, and colorful side dish perfect for any summer meal." — by FYRECRACKER 
Grilled Gorgonzola-Basil Burgers

Grilled Gorgonzola-Basil Burgers

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"Tangy Gorgonzola, fresh basil, and a dash of onion enrich the flavor of luxurious ground sirloin burgers." — by Caroline Anne 
Cucumber Crunch Salad

Cucumber Crunch Salad

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"This cucumbers and red onion salad has the flavor of a fresh sweet pickle. Serve as is, spoon over grilled hamburgers, or layer between two slices of cheese in a grilled cheese sandwich." — by Inspired by Home cooks 
Macaroni Salad with a Twist

Macaroni Salad with a Twist

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"Seashell pasta tossed with chopped carrots, green bell pepper, celery, and cooked ham in a lively mustard-mayo-white vinegar dressing is a flavor-packed variation on traditional macaroni salad." — by Sean 
Veggie and Cilantro Hummus Sandwiches

Veggie and Cilantro Hummus Sandwiches

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"I recreated this deliciously refreshing vegetable sandwich from my favorite bakery. The cool crispness is perfect anytime of the year!" — by The Messy Cook 
Our Favorite Chocolate Cake

Our Favorite Chocolate Cake

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"This is the cake my family always traditionally took on picnics and any other family get-together. Cream may be substituted for the milk for a richer cake." — by Jeannette Gartner 
Rice Salad

Rice Salad

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"This rice salad is a great summer salad in place of potato salad, or any time of year!" — by TRACEY44F 
Big Game Day Chili

Big Game Day Chili

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"Adding beer, bacon and dark chocolate to a traditional chili made with black and kidney beans, bell peppers, chipotle peppers, Italian sausage, and stew meat scores the winning touchdown for football tailgating parties and picnics. It also freezes well." — by Beer and Food Guy 
 
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