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    Cast-Iron Favorite Pizza

    1 review

    Cast-iron skillets are the perfect vessel for a crisp, deep-dish pizza without needing any extra cookware. Our team developed this meaty pizza that is fabulous for any time of year. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

    Chicken Parmesan Pizza

    1 review

    This tasty pizza is the perfect combo—quick and easy to make, and a winner with even picky eaters. It's a...

    Meat Lover’s Pizza Rice Skillet

    8 reviews

    My son named this "pizza rice" after I threw together a quick dinner from what I had in the fridge...

    Turkey & Pork Meatballs

    Treat yourself to homemade meatballs, already simmering in sauce, at the end of a busy day. —Suzanne Wagg, Madison, Maine

    Baked Cheesy Mostaccioli

    My friends and family often request this family favorite. Because the sauce works well with several Italian meals, I make...

    Cheese & Pepperoni Pizza Dip

    1 review

    You know those times when you want to use up a few ingredients and nothing comes to mind? Spaghetti sauce,...

    Over-the-Top Baked Ziti

    1 review

    I adapted a ziti recipe to remove ingredients my kids did not like, such as ground beef, garlic and onions....

    Stuffed Pizza Burgers

    For years, I used this recipe to make pizza meat loaf, which was absolutely killer. I decided to try it...

    Skillet Pasta

    6 reviews

    “This is always a good recipe to make when short on time,” says Marv Salter, West Hills, California. Lovely herb...

    Cheesy Ravioli Bake

    20 reviews

    It takes less than 30 minutes to prep this hearty, crowd-pleasing meal. Nutmeg, white wine and basil give it an...

    Loaded Spaghetti Bake

    21 reviews

    Make this loaded pasta recipe your own, everyone loves it! It's also great made with leftover chicken from the previous...

    Pepperoni Casserole

    22 reviews

    Pizza taste without the takeout? Believe it! With great pepperoni flavor, this recipe will give the whole family an easy...

    Chicken & Spinach Pasta

    9 reviews

    “One of my favorites! Can’t remember where I got this recipe, but I make it often. You can also double...

    Parmesan Mini Pizzas

    3 reviews

    “I make the dough in advance and freeze pre-baked individual serving crusts,
    says Jane Kaiser of Franklin, Wisconsin. "It...

    Supreme Pizza Casserole

    5 reviews

    —Nancy Foust, Stoneboro, Pennsylvania

    Italian Cookies

    15 reviews

    My 100% Italian husband will tell you these are his favorite cookies. I make them often, and definitely every Christmas...

    Skillet Pasta Florentine

    16 reviews

    “Here's a great weeknight supper that's budget-friendly, healthy and liked by children.” And with such a thick, cheesy topping, who'd...

    Turkey & Bow Ties

    2 reviews

    The scent of this skillet sizzling will get your mouth watering! Mary Relyea from Canastota, New York submitted this superb...

    Spooky Pizza

    Pizza is always a hit, and it’s even better with a homemade touch. This simple recipe gives this pizza a...

    Cilantro Chicken Fajita Pizza

    6 reviews

    This pizza is packed with flavorful seasonings, but it's the cilantro that gives it the fresh burst of flavor. If...

    Pizza Sloppy Joes

    18 reviews

    If you’re tired of same old boring sloppy joes, here’s a tasty twist! These messy, kid-friendly sandwiches have a definite...

    Baked Macaroni N Cheese Pizza

    8 reviews

    This mac n cheese pizza combines my kids' two favorite foods. Experiment with other pizza toppings such as sausage or...

    Seafood Pasta Alfredo

    3 reviews

    “My husband loves seafood, and I created this recipe one night with a little of this and a little of...

    Pepperoni-Stuffed Mushrooms

    1 review

    No one can resist stuffed mushrooms with the fantastic flavor of pizza! The Italian-style appetizers disappear as fast as I...

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    Cheesy Pizza English Muffins

    Plan ahead and you will have a fun dinner in no time. Make these one evening for dinner but make...

    Wintertime Meatball Soup

    This recipe is versatile. If you like, you can vary the vegetables that are added to the soup. In my...

    Saturday Night Pizza

    3 reviews

    Pizza gets good-for-you with this tasty recipe. Four different veggies and a whole wheat flour deliver 6 g of fiber...

    Pizza Pepperoni Pasta

    7 reviews

    Turkey pepperoni adds classic Italian flavor to this family-friendly main dish that’s done in a flash. It’s ideal for busy...

    Zucchini-Crusted Pizza

    Flavorful, nutritious and versatile, this pizza is easy to prep ahead and freeze—and fun to make with kids. It also...

    Loaded Chicken Carbonara Cups

    2 reviews

    Spaghetti cupcakes with a chicken carbonara twist make for a tasty, fun family dinner. Whole wheat pasta and reduced-fat ingredients...