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THE Pasta Salad

THE Pasta Salad

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"This is a wonderful cold pasta salad with ham, hard cooked eggs, Swiss cheese, and peas. Tossed with a creamy, spicy dressing, this salad is also great with macaroni, rotini, or your favorite shaped pasta." — by Angela 
Three Bean Salad

Three Bean Salad

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"We like a buffet with all the family here. We serve a variety of salads. This is also great for summer picnics and cookouts. Keeps well, and serves a lot of people." — by JJOHN32 
Chef John's Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Chef John's Buttermilk Fried Chicken

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"I love the tangy tenderization that the buttermilk provides. After the buttermilk soak, dredge the chicken pieces in seasoned flour, and fry them in hot oil until crisp and cooked." — by Chef John 
Southern Dill Potato Salad

Southern Dill Potato Salad

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"Dijon mustard, cider vinegar, and celery salt add flavor to a tangy dill dressing that coats chunks of red potatoes and hard-boiled eggs. " — by NE1canCook 
Big Smokey Burgers

Big Smokey Burgers

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"I created this recipe while trying to recreate the best burger I had ever tasted at a restaurant in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina. My family and I think these burgers are better! They are packed with flavor!" — by Janine 
Taco in a Bag

Taco in a Bag

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"This flavorful taco treat is a perfect snack to enjoy while mobile. Picnics and block parties are perfect venues for Taco in a Bag." — by JHERCIK 
Old Fashioned Macaroni Salad

Old Fashioned Macaroni Salad

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"For a perfect picnic salad, mix canned tuna with crunchy bell peppers and celery, toss with garlic powder, mayonnaise and mustard, add salt and pepper to taste, then stir in cooked macaroni and chill a bit to let the flavors meld." — by Jennie Minor 
Man-Lovin' Potatoes

Man-Lovin' Potatoes

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"Red potatoes baked with sour cream, crumbled bacon, onions, and American and Parmesan cheese are a tasty side dish for dinner, picnics, or potlucks." — by Old Crow 
Balsamic Pea Salad

Balsamic Pea Salad

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"A tasty salad for picnics. Peas combine with toasted almonds, green onions, feta cheese, mayonnaise, and balsamic vinegar. You can substitute Cheddar cheese for the feta. For best results, let it refrigerate overnight." — by LLAMAMAMATOO 
Pickled Red Beet Eggs

Pickled Red Beet Eggs

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"My Pennsylvania Dutch grandmother, Florence Walter, used to make these. They are especially great for picnics. The combination of pickled eggs, beets, and onions is really something special. A great way to use up left-over Easter-eggs too!" — by GOURMETFOX 
Momma's Wine Cake

Momma's Wine Cake

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"This simple cake works perfectly during the holidays, on a buffet table or in a picnic basket! And you won't believe the aroma that comes from your oven during baking! The alcohol bakes off and leaves just the flavor. It's very moist and has been a favorite birthday request in our house for over 20 years!" — by Esther Nelson 
Tortellini Salad I

Tortellini Salad I

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"A hearty, hearty salad filled with veggies, lots of fresh herbs - basil, mint, and parsley - and a sprinkling of Parmesan and lots of crumbled feta. The pasta is cheese tortellini. Makes eight servings." — by OTUS.FLA 
Yia Yia's Tzatziki Sauce

Yia Yia's Tzatziki Sauce

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"Straight from Greece! This recipe has been in my family for years - my Auntie showed me how to make it this Greek Easter - great with raw red peppers and pita chips." — by JessNeo 
Macaroni Salad

Macaroni Salad

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"You can double or triple this recipe and make enough for a crowd of hungry friends. The creamy mayonnaise dressing has sour cream, sweet pickle juice and mustard stirred in." — by Linda 
Best Bean Salad

Best Bean Salad

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"Five cans of beans are mixed with bell pepper, onion, and celery and tossed in a simple dressing for a delicious marinated bean salad." — by chemjo 
Cucumber Sandwiches II

Cucumber Sandwiches II

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"It's so easy to make these miniature appetizer sandwiches, you'll want to use this recipe again and again!" — by Julie P. 
Spaghetti Salad I

Spaghetti Salad I

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"Fresh cucumbers, tomatoes, and red onions are tossed with spaghetti and an Italian-style dressing that's dressed up with freshly grated Parmesan and spices." — by CORWYNN DARKHOLME 
Three Bean Salad

Three Bean Salad

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""We like a buffet with all the family here. We serve a variety of salads. This is also great for summer picnics and cookouts. Keeps well, and serves a lot of people."" — by Eleanor Johnson 
Peanut Butter and Jelly Sushi Rolls

Peanut Butter and Jelly Sushi Rolls

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"This 2007 Jif(R) Most Creative Peanut Butter Sandwich Contest grand-prize winning recipe is a fun take on the classic PB& J sandwich. They're perfect for a quick snack, appetizers for a children's birthday party, or simply a great lunch-box surprise." — by Jif® & Smucker's®  Provided by SMUCKER'S®
Sesame Noodle Salad

Sesame Noodle Salad

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"Served chilled or warm, this noodle salad easily pairs with your favorite summertime foods." — by jkmom 
 
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