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Bacon, Tomato, and Avocado Flatbread

Rating: Unrated
2
A quick and easy recipe with bacon, tomatoes, and avocados. A great base to add a variety of toppings and get the kids involved in the kitchen. We love making these for lunch and as appetizers with whatever leftovers we have available; chicken, steak, vegetables. Enjoy!

Gorgonzola Stuffed Mini Potatoes

Rating: Unrated
9
These miniature potatoes make the perfect finger food. Use a strong-flavored Cheddar or feta instead of Gorgonzola for a nice twist!

Roasted Sriracha Cheese Cauliflower Bites

Rating: Unrated
22
Roasted cauliflower topped with melted cheese, sriracha sauce, and green onions makes a perfect afternoon snack or even a main meal side dish. This pairs well with a glass of chilled milk.
Sponsored By California Milk Advisory Board

Home-Fried Cheese Sticks

Rating: Unrated
82
These is an easy, cost-efficient way to make home-made fried cheese sticks. Taste just wonderful, light crispiness. More for your dollar and easily stored in the freezer for when you have a craving. I make 2 batches, one for the 'now' and one for later. Serve with your favorite dipping sauce.

Jewel's Roasted Corn Salsa

Rating: Unrated
1
This dish is inspired by my favorite salsa at Chipotle®. You can use it to top tacos or burritos, or just scoop it up with tortilla chips.

Chorizo Pizza Bites

Rating: Unrated
5
Spicy chorizo is paired with cool tomatoes and cotija cheese to create a crowd pleasing appetizer!
Sponsored By Hunts

Loaded Potato Mini Hand Pies

Rating: Unrated
2
These mini hand pies are like a loaded baked potato encased in a buttery flaky crust! Great for snack time or a light lunch. Serve with additional sour cream for dipping, if desired.

Instant Pot® Mediterranean Pizza Dip

Rating: Unrated
5
Next time you are planning a party, be sure to include this Mediterranean-flavored pizza dip you can make right in your Instant Pot®.

Air Fryer Zucchini Chips

Rating: Unrated
42
Crunchy, cheesy fried zucchini chips without the guilt of deep frying. This is the perfect way to make use of those abundant zucchini from the garden! Serve with marinara sauce for dipping.

Air Fryer Chicken Taquitos

Rating: Unrated
30
These taquitos are air fried, which makes them healthier than deep fried ones. Using shredded rotisserie chicken provides a quick prep but you can always use home-cooked chicken. Serve with sides of sour cream, Mexican tomato sauce, and guacamole, or your choice of sides.

Best Baked French Fries

Rating: Unrated
348
The healthiest way to make fries is to bake them. It saves money and you can't beat the taste. I have been playing around with different ways to bake fries for some time now, and I feel this is the best recipe thus far. Baking time may vary depending on how thick you cut the fries. Enjoy!

Air Fryer Calamari

Rating: Unrated
1
Guilt-free crispy air-fried calamari! Serve with cocktail sauce and lemon wedges if desired.

Inspiration and Ideas

Air Fryer Hard-Boiled Eggs

Rating: Unrated
33
I love not having to wait for the water to boil and not having to wash the pot. I just place my eggs in the air fryer and in 15 minutes they're hard-boiled.

Honey-Sriracha Air Fryer Wings

Rating: Unrated
6
The perfect combination of spicy and sweet in every bite, with the ease of using an air fryer. Add more sriracha to suit your tastes. I like to serve the extra sauce on the side for dipping.

Sweet and Spicy Baked Keto Chicken Wings

Rating: Unrated
2

My family loves these low-carb and keto-friendly baked chicken wings! They're a staple around our house during football season. I love to serve them with blue cheese dressing for dipping.