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Old-World Ricotta Cheesecake

"I reconstructed this dessert based on an old recipe that had been in the family for years but was never written down. The subtle cinnamon flavour of the zwieback crust reminds me of the cheesecake I enjoyed as a child, but substitute other crumbs if you like." —Mary Beth Jung, Hendersonville, North Carolina

Mexican-Inspired Chicken Soup

"This zesty chicken taco soup is loaded with corn and black beans in a mildly spicy red broth. As a...


Potato and Leek Soup

"Full of veggies and smoky bacon, with just a little tanginess from sour cream, bowls of this comforting soup taste...


Air-Fryer Turkey Croquettes

"I grew up with a family that looked forward to Thanksgiving leftovers. But we didn't just reheat turkey and spuds...


Air-Fryer Chicken Tenders

"I added all of the components of a loaded baked potato—cheddar, potato, bacon, sour cream and chives—to my air-fryer chicken...

Air-Fryer Loaded Pork Burritos

"Air-fryer burritos are quick and easy—the perfect dinner for the whole family. Don't be afraid to load your tortillas with...


Halloween Witch Cake

If you're looking for an extra-special dessert to serve for Halloween, this witch cake will delight all the ghouls and...

Chocolate Candy Corn Cupcakes

"My oldest son asks me to make these cupcakes every year for his class Halloween party. I always get compliments...


Pressure-Cooker Turkey Chili

"I've taken my mother's milder recipe for chili and made it thicker and more robust. It's a favourite, especially in...


Spiced Pumpkin-Swirl Cheesecake

"I have to give my husband credit for this cheesecake. He found a recipe like it and asked if I...


Breakfast Burrito Casserole

"A friend gave me this burrito casserole recipe and I modified it to fit our family. It's perfect for a...

Crunchy Peanut Butter Tarts

"For a fun, fuss-free dessert, try these darling tarts. They’re a satisfying, rich family favourite." —Mary Kelley, Wilmington, North Carolina


Slow-Cooked Chicken Enchilada Soup

"This soup delivers a big bowl of fresh comfort—just ask my husband. Toppings like avocado, sour cream and tortilla strips...


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Grampa’s German-Style Pot Roast

"Grampa was of German heritage and loved the old-world recipes his mother gave him. I made a few changes so...


Autumn Pumpkin Chili

"We have this turkey pumpkin chili often because everyone loves it, even the most finicky grandchildren. It’s a definite keeper...


Grilled Street Corn

"Mexican food is my grandmother’s favourite. I wanted a perfect side for her legendary tacos, and this chile-lime grilled corn...

Veggie Fajitas

"My husband prefers these to chicken or beef fajitas and I serve them for dinner often." —Sarah Mercer, Wichita, Kansas


Vegetarian Skillet Enchiladas

"Whether it's for meatless Monday or your family's everyday vegetarian meal, everyone will be satisfied with these unconventional enchiladas. Garnish...


Chicken Soft Tacos

"My family loves these tacos. The chicken filling cooks in the slow-cooker, so it’s convenient to throw it together before...


Summer Squash Mushroom Casserole

"This rich, creamy squash and zucchini casserole, with its crunchy topping would make a wonderful dish to take to summer...


Zucchini Pancakes

"These Zucchini Pancakes are a tasty change of pace from ordinary potato pancakes. Add a little shredded onion to give...


Gyro Salad with Tzatziki Dressing

"If you're fond of gyros, you'll enjoy this garden-fresh salad showcasing ground lamb, crumbled feta cheese, Kalamata olives, tomatoes and...


Slow-Cooked Chunky Chili

"Pork sausage, ground beef and plenty of beans make this chili a marvelous meal. I keep serving-size containers of it...


Zippy Chicken Enchiladas

"Leftover chicken gets an awesome makeover in this rich and creamy casserole. This colourful dish is loaded with flavour. It's...

Layered Strawberry Cream Cake

"I created this dessert one Saturday when my daughter's friends dropped in. It was a hit, and word spread through...


Beef Wellington Appetizers

"Flaky puff pastry, savoury beef tenderloin and tangy horseradish cream easily come together for positively holiday-worthy hors d'oeuvres." —Joan Cooper,...


Banana Nut Bread

"This quick bread is a family favourite, so I always try to have ripe bananas on hand for this recipe....


Lemon Pound Cake Loaves

"My family always asks for this love-me-tender lemon pound cake. Sometimes, I shake things up and make cupcakes with the...


Effortless Black Bean Chili

"My mom found the inspiration for this chili in a slow-cooker cookbook. After a few updates, all of us love...


Strawberry Cheesecake

"The creamy texture and lovely look of this strawberry cheesecake always get compliments." —L.C. Herschap, Luling, Texas