Contest Winners

Our 10 Most-Loved Contest-Winning Recipes

June 22, 2016

You enter your recipes into our contests because you love them, make them often, are proud of them, and/or you just need to share them with the world.

And thank goodness that you do—because so many of those recipes that go on to win contests become some of our favorites, too. In fact, many of our most popular and beloved recipes, the ones most saved and favorited by you, are contest winners! At this point, they've been cooked and loved so many times, and by so many people, that you might even consider them foolproof—the short list of tried-and-true, can't-beat-'em recipes.

Here are the 10 most saved contest-winning recipes. Put them on your make-now lists!

Winner of Your Best New Year's Resolution Dish

Winner of Your Best Asparagus

Winner of Your Best Holiday Breakfast II

Winner of Your Best Recipe with Fresh Ricotta

Winner of Your Best Recipe for Beans

Winner of Your Best Short Ribs

Winner of Your Best One-Pot Meal

Winner of Your Best Eggplant Recipe

Winner of Your Best Street Food

Winner of Your Best Minestrone/Soupe au Pistou

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