A Note to the Host
“Potluck or party leftovers can range from mixed nuts, to piles of tortilla chips, or a variety of odd sized cheeses. Mexican food, like rice and beans, and the classic veggie tray all tend to get left behind when guests have gone. Whether you have leftover cookies, an excess of raw broccoli or extra sausages, we've got great ways to turn those zip lock bags of leftovers into brand new meals and menu items. ”
- 1) Turn sausages into sliders or a a pretty pasta dish.
- 2) Take leftover chips and make a sumptuous tortilla soup.
- 3) Turn taco shells into a salty sweet chocolate ice cream treat.
- 4) Throw black beans and rice into a fresh taco salad.
- 5) Transform a raw vegetable plate into a meatless side dish, primary pasta plate, or warm cheesy dip.
- 6) Put those extra slices of cheese to good use in some cheesy biscuits, or a make gourmet cheese sandwich.
- 7) Mix leftover candies in your next cookie batter.
- 8) Turn extra cookies or brownies into an ice cream cake.
Andouille Sausage Sliders
Andouille Sausage Sliders are easy to make and a ragin’ cajun crowd pleaser!
Cheesy Cauliflower and Fennel Dip
If you like artichoke dip, you’ll love this alternative featuring Cauliflower, Fennel, Pancetta, Gorgonzola, Goat Cheese, and Parmigiano-Reggiano!
Blackened Taco Salad
Cajun Spice Mix adds zip to a classic mexi-favorite Taco Salad. Bring it to a potluck, serve as a side salad, or main dish!
Cheddar Cheese Recipe | Cheesy Cheddar & C...
This cheddar cheese recipe is so easy and simple to follow. Serve these cheesy biscuits warm or at room temperature. Mix and match with your favorite herbs and cheese for melt in your mouth goodnesss.
Grilled Vegetable & Couscous Salad Recipe
Grilled summer vegetables pair perfectly with couscous pearls (or quinoa for gluten-free enjoyment)! Here's a couscous salad recipe that will help you enjoy summer even more!
Baguette Sandwich | Gourmet Sandwich Recipes
Who doesn't love a baguette sandwich? These top gourmet sandwich recipes let you mix and match meats, cheeses, greens, and spreads from our menu of picnic and potluck fare.
Turkey Noodle Soup Recipe
This Turkey Noodle Soup recipe is the easy way to turn turkey (or chicken) leftovers into a whole new meal.
Tortilla Soup with Chicken, Cilantro & Lime
Lime & Cilantro add fragrant flavors to this fresh and zesty soup!
Rigatoni with Cauliflower, Broccoli & Bacon
Rigatoni is a versatile pasta. Cruciferous cauliflower and broccoli, along with salty bacon, anchovies,and capers make it a savory side or main dish.
Saffron, Pasta, Manchego Cheese Recipes
Manchego cheese recipes like this one are simple to make, with mouth popping flavor. Saffron, pasta, Manchego cheese, and chorizo sausage come together to make this Spanish version of Macaroni and cheese for grow-ups.
Chocolate and Ice Cream Tacos
Salt and sweet is always a good thing for dessert. You'll love this ice cream filled twist on taco shell filling. Don't let those extra shells go to waste after taco night...dip 'em in chocolate, sprinkle with nuts and turn taco night into Chocolate and Ice Cream Taco night!
Cookie Dough Batter with Mix-ins Recipe
Try different cookie dough recipes to get the crispy, buttery, or fluffy taste and texture you like best! Then go crazy with chocolate, nuts, fruit and other mix-ins! Use holiday candy leftovers in your cookies too!
Ben & Jerry’s Easy Ice Cream Cake Re...
Cookies, Brownies and Ice Cream combine to make one of the best cakes you'll ever taste! Just pick your favorite Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavors and you're ready to make an easy ice cream cake recipe!