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Thu
21
Nov

Crockpot Potato Soup


Rose Machioch, with her part-time employment and full slate of volunteer work, appreciates the ease and great taste of Crockpot Potato Soup. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

With all prepackaged ingredients, this hearty soup can be started hours ahead or whipped up as guests visit.
1st Place winner in the 2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest

Thu
21
Nov

Pistachio, Cherry and Dark Chocolate Bark

Here’s a favorite recipe that is quick, simple but very elegant!
2nd Place winner in the 2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest

Thu
21
Nov

Crowd-Pleasing Creamy Casserole

Looking for a new brunch standby? This dish can be made ahead of time and refrigerated before baking — and puts other “breakfast strata” in the shade.
3rd Place winner in the 2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest

Thu
06
Feb

Yes, you can make hearty meals without meat


This quiche not only satisfies the gang at supper, it includes several varieties of mushrooms. (StatePoint Media)

Want to add interesting taste, texture and depth to your cooking? Think mushrooms. Most varieties are available year-round.
And do think outside the common mushroom box. Seek out recipes that include varieties you haven’t tried to get a taste for how different types work in different foods.

Sat
07
Dec

Hot chocolate on a stick— who knew?


Mugs of hot milk plus "Hot Chocolate on a Stick" yield a new twist on an old favorite. (submitted photo)

It's fun, it's festive and it's a new twist on hot chocolate. Plus, it's easy to make with kids and sure to please the "hard to shop for" recipients on your list.

Thu
21
Nov

Apple Dumplings

This dish surprised our test cook and our tasters: the cook because pouring the Mountain Dew over the dumplings felt like a chemistry experiment and the tasters because the finished dish had a special tang, apparently from its surprise ingredient.
2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest submission

Thu
21
Nov

Mounds Brownies

“These are wonderful and taste like heaven!” notes longtime recipe contest entrant and past winner Andersen.
2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest submission

Thu
21
Nov

Holiday Festival

It’s a festival of color and taste -- and irresistible to all ages!
2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest submission

Thu
21
Nov

Grateful for Pumpkin Dip

A new way to use pumpkin and a refreshing taste for dips.
2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest submission

Thu
21
Nov

Fast Party Dip

Did everybody decide to stop by your place after the holiday lights tour? Here’s a quick way to set out snacks, with most the ingredients ready at hand.
2013 Fast & Festive Lillie Newspapers holiday recipe contest submission

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