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The Ultimate Fall Salad is autumn in a bowl! With its homemade sweet and smoky maple-balsamic vinaigrette and mixture of delicious fall vegetables, each bite of this dish will transport you to cool weather, falling leaves, and pumpkin patches. Buttery squash, crunchy nuts, tart pomegranate arils, and tangy feta cheese come together perfectly for a refreshing, flavorful salad. The Ultimate Fall Salad is a delightful salad experience!

Posted: September 30
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Dirt Pie is one of those childhood names that undersells the delectability of this dessert. In fact, you could even call it heavenly: creamy, chocolatey, and smooth with a crunch of cookie crumble on top, Dirt Pie is a dark and sweet delight! It’s a mountain of chocolate perfect for serving alongside vanilla ice cream or some fresh berries!

Posted: September 6
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Thanksgiving recipes are passed down for generations, and for good reason: they're too tasty to forget! Mom's Cornbread Dressing combines two of the best Thanksgiving sides—sweet, hearty cornbread and earthy, moist dressing—and transforms it into a singular showcase side! Saturated with savory chicken flavors and Thanksgiving sage, it's a tender accompaniment that brings out the meaty flavors of your main course. Shhh—don't tell mom that we're sharing her recipe!

Posted: November 1
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Sangria is a wine-based cocktail of Spanish origin that can be pre-made in batches. The more you allow the drink to sit, the more the flavors will meld. The fruit soaks up all the delicious flavors and imparts sweetness to the drink. Easy Red Sangria only needs 5 steps and 5 minutes for a sunny, buzzy, sweet concoction. You could be enjoying the summer in style in no time at all! Throw in a few cinnamon sticks for a richer, earthy sweetness.

Posted: November 19
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There's a good reason people go nuts for pumpkin: the delicious, sweet, and spiced flavor so perfectly encapsulates the autumn season! It warms the soul even as the afternoons grow crisp. With Melt-In-Your-Mouth Pumpkin Cookies, you can enjoy that fall taste in a delectable new form. These cookies really do melt in your mouth with their pillowy soft texture. Topped with a molasses-smoky-sweet and creamy frosting, you'll never feel like you've had enough; you'll always want just one more bite of melt-in-your-mouth perfection!

Posted: October 25
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Baking brie cheese brings out its full buttery and creamy taste and texture; it's no wonder baked brie has seen such a spike in popularity. Baked Brie and Cranberry Sauce take this appetizer in a new Thanksgiving direction! The richness of the brie creates a wonderful contrast to the tart sweetness of the cranberries and the crunch of toasted hazelnuts. Make sure you have plenty of crackers to serve with your Baked Brie and Cranberry Sauce because you're going to want to keep dipping into it!

Posted: November 10
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For such a classic Thanksgiving dessert, Traditional Pecan Pie is remarkably easy to whip together; it's perfect for last-minute preparations or busy schedules! What's more, it's scrumptious—with molasses' sweet smokiness and the nutty crunch of buttery pecans in every mouthful. Traditional Pecan Pie is a captivatingly sweet confection that makes people happy regardless of the occasion. Be prepared for a chorus of "mmmmm" when you serve this up!

Posted: November 15
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Rouladen is a traditional German dish that wraps tangy mustard and sour pickles in slow-cooked, tender steak. Slicing into them, you can actually see a spiral of savory flavors that feels festive and fun! Rouladen's contrast of sourness and fattiness brings out the best of both worlds, and that doesn't even get into the luscious, meaty gravy that's coating everything. It's a prime example of a set-it-and-forget-it dish you just can't forget!

Posted: December 15
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Pumpkin Lovers Cobbler sounds like some madly delicious mad science: take the favorite parts of two beloved Thanksgiving desserts— the crunchy, sweet, and nutty topping of apple crisp and the creamy, smooth, and bright autumnal filling of pumpkin pie—and combine them. One bite of Pumpkin Lovers Cobbler will have you declaring yourself a pumpkin lover, if you don't already! It's sure to spice up your dessert course!

Posted: November 15
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Desserts this decadent don’t come around often; even the name Gooey Butter Cake sounds rich beyond belief! Fittingly, this cake features layers of light, fluffy, buttery cake. In between, Gooey Butter Cake sandwiches a tangy, creamy, smooth filling that’s lip-smackingly luscious. In 40 minutes or less, you can have a slice of golden sweetness on your plate. But be warned, it won’t stay on your plate for very long!

Posted: August 6