Pimiento Cheese Creamed Spinach

Creamy spinach casserole has always been a favorite at the best steak houses. And they also make a wonderful side dish for your holiday meals. The pimiento cheese flavors give it a uniquely Southern twist. It’s rich, it’s savory, and it has a delicious thick and creamy texture.

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Yield: Makes 8 servings
Total time: 1 Hour, 20 Minutes

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Roasted Vegetables with Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Romanesco and regular cauliflower, sweet potatoes, and brussel sprouts are roasted together for a colorful holiday side dish that serves 12. Drizzle the vinaigrette over the vegetables and sprinkle with pomegranate seeds just before serving.

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Servings: 12

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BBQ Chicken & Macaroni Salad

This tangy dish is a great variation on the tried and true macaroni salads we love and enjoy all summer long. The great kick here is you can serve it warm on the side with dinner or cold in your lunch pack. Great either way!

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Makes about 8 cups; serves 8 to 10 as a side dish

Brining: Chicken has a tendency to get dry and tough, especially when served cold in a salad like this. That’s why you should give these boneless, skinless chicken breasts a quick brine before cooking — this ensures moist and tender shreds of chicken even after some time in the fridge. Even a quick half-hour brine makes a big difference, but don’t brine it for more than two hours or else the salt breaks down the muscle fibers too much.

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Spinach Artichoke Dip Pasta Salad

Everybody LOVES spinach dip! Hot and bubbly with cheese, cold and served in a bread bowl, with artichokes or without…. YUM!

You’ll love this easy Spinach Artichoke Dip inspired pasta salad! This delicious dish is actually a take on a favorite cold spinach dip; creamy, delicious and oh so easy to make! This is seasoned with a package of vegetable soup mix giving it a ton of flavor but also keeping it really simple! You’ll want to use a medium pasta noodle for this salad, rotini, bow ties, wagon wheels or shells are all great choices!

If you’re looking to make this dish a little bit more healthy, you can sub in whole wheat pasta, greek yogurt and a lighter dressing for the mayo.

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