Potluck Recipes

Looking for potluck recipes? Impress friends and family with these crowd-pleasing potluck ideas that range from easy appetizers and sides to elegant dinners and desserts.

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    Easy Pickled Vegetables

    This pickled vegetables recipe was handed down to me by my mom. It's been in the family for years. These sweet and tangy pickles are delicious whether you use homegrown cucumbers or store-bought ones. They're great to have in the pantry. —Joan Haliford, North Richland Hills, Texas

    Beef Flautas

    This traditional Mexican flautas recipe is one of my favorite dishes to make for my family. The spices and onion...



    Vegetarian Chili

    With the abundance of beans, vegetables and flavor in this spicy chili, you'll never miss the meat! My family has...


    Spicy Pepper Slaw

    “I love coleslaw, but wanted to jazz it up and make it just a little healthier. This recipe not only...

    Roasted Peppers on Goat Cheese

    I love all of these flavors and all of my friends do too! I serve this at any party, barbecue...


    Portobello Mushroom Pizza Cups

    Making stuffed portobellos for guys watching a hockey game was quite an endeavor. I made two dozen for six guys,...

    Bean & Bulgur Chili

    Come in from the cold to a piping hot bowl of this zesty bulgur and bean chili. The bulgur adds...


    Greek Pita Spread

    I first tried this at a family gathering and was blown away! I have since made it for my co-workers,...


    Spicy Chicken Chili

    My recipe was inspired by me being on a low-calorie, low-fat, high fiber diet. I entered it in a chili...


    Potato-Bar Chili

    Everyone will love this mild chili, especially when topping a baked potato. This thick, hearty sauce really does eat like...

    Sausage Fettuccine Bake

    Rich and loaded with sausage, veggies and cheese, this family-pleasing dish will soon become a favorite. —Lisa Varner, Charleston, South...


    Mexican Layer Dip

    This adaptable Mexican layer dip is like a magnet to hungry guests at our family get-togethers and casual parties. It’s...


    Potluck Sloppy Joes

    For a change of pace, Rick suggests swapping out the green pepper in these tasty sloppy joes for an Anaheim,...


    Mushroom Primavera Pasta Sauce

    This meatless meal has plenty of mushrooms and vegetables in a rich tomato sauce. Serve over whole wheat pasta for...


    Summertime Spaghetti Sauce

    My husband and I look forward to this flavorful sauce when our tomatoes become so abundant and we need to...

    Bread & Butter Peppers

    If your pepper plants are as prolific as mine, this recipe will come in handy. The crunchy mix of sliced...


    Veggie-Sausage Cheese Soup

    I took this soup to a potluck at work, where it was well received...and was the only dish prepared by...


    Slow-Cooked Two-Bean Chili

    The first time I had this chili at a Super Bowl party, I was on my second bowl before I...


    Zippy Beef Chili

    This zesty chili is not only chock-full of ground beef, but it's also loaded with veggies. I put everything in...


    Vegetarian Pasta Sauce

    Loaded with fresh vegetables and herbs, this hearty, meatless sauce is a perfect way for gardeners to make delicious use...


    Warm Chicken Fiesta Dip

    This crowd-pleasing dip is always a success, whether I follow the recipe as is or if I substitute shredded pork...


    Deep-Dish Chicken Pizza

    I've been making this versatile pizza recipe for my family for decades. It's the only one we make and is...


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    Garden’s Harvest Pickles

    This relish recipe from a friend is similar to giardiniera only sweeter. I have a certain sense of pride when...

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    Pam’s Pineapple Cranberry Salsa

    Apples and cranberries give this salsa a holiday flavor, while garlic and jalapenos give it just the kick salsa needs....


    Annie’s Original Salsa

    I spent 5 years working on this recipe. Everyone loves it, and it's one of the few recipes that is...


    Mom’s Spaghetti Sauce

    “Mom made this when we were kids, and it was always my first choice for birthday dinners,” recalls Kristy Hawkes...


    Summer-Fresh Quinoa Salad

    “This light and refreshing salad is easy to prepare and perfect for hot summer days. I often add zucchini or...


    Slow-Cooker Stuffed Pepper Soup

    I tweaked a recipe I got from one of my best friends, and I couldn't believe how much this soup...


    Peppered Squash Relish

    I cook for a local middle school and have been making this relish more than 25 years. Whenever I take...