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Puff Pastry Holly Leaves

"These elegant appetizers get rave reviews at my office holiday party. The pastry leaves look as if they require hours in the kitchen, but the prep work takes just 30 minutes." —Angela King, Walnut Cove, North Carolina

Crab Crescents

"This recipe is so good, no one will guess how quickly you put it together. These little bites are delicious...


Mediterranean Pastry Pinwheels

"These quick appetizers are irresistible. The flavours of sun-dried tomatoes and pesto balance beautifully." —Kristen Heigl, Staten Island, New York


Over-the-Rainbow Minestrone

"This colourful soup is vegetarian-friendly and full of fresh flavours from a rainbow of vegetables. You can use any multicoloured...


Air-Fryer Keto Meatballs

"I have been following a keto diet for a year and a half and have lost 130 pounds. With this...

Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

"I made up this recipe for the students in the foods and nutrition class I teach. The kids like it...


One-Pot Chicken Pesto Pasta

"When my garden basil goes nuts, I make pesto and keep it frozen in small containers for the right opportunity,...

Pesto Tomato-Cucumber Salad

"My sister and I created this fresh salad at one of our 'recipe nights' and it's been a hit at...


Easy Pesto Pizza

Our Test Kitchen kneaded basil, oregano and Parmesan cheese into packaged bread dough for this full-flavoured crust. Purchased pesto sauce...


Prosciutto Pesto Pizza

"I developed this prosciutto pesto pizza for my young grandson who hasn't acquired a taste for veggies yet. He scarfs...


Garlic-Grilled Chicken with Pesto Zucchini Ribbons

"The first time I substituted zucchini noodles for regular pasta, it was because I was trying to reduce carbohydrates and...

Keto Meatballs and Sauce

"I have been following a keto diet for a year and a half and have lost 130 pounds. I took...


Chicken Gnocchi Pesto Soup

"After tasting a similar soup at a restaurant, I created this quick and tasty version. The pesto adds an extra-nice...


Pesto Twists

"Use pesto made straight from your garden if you make these in the summer or purchase it prepared from the...