Food Network Light Dinner Recipes

Challah I
Challah I

Challah I

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This is a Jewish egg bread, often braided for a beautiful presentation. Top it with sesame or poppy seeds or try adding raisins to the batter for a special touch.
Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting
Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting

Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting

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Peanut butter and confectioner's sugar make a fluffy frosting that is perfect for brownies or chocolate cake.
Fluffy Pancakes
Fluffy Pancakes

Fluffy Pancakes

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Tall, fluffy pancakes make the best breakfast, especially when there's plenty of butter and syrup. Make it extra special with berries and whipped cream!
Greg's Southern Biscuits
Greg's Southern Biscuits

Greg's Southern Biscuits

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Limber up your biscuit-making fingers and try this vintage recipe that's been handed down for generations. Grandmas know the secret to great biscuits is to handle the dough as lightly as possible.
Most Amazing Challah
Most Amazing Challah

Most Amazing Challah

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This recipe for challah makes 2 big loaves or 4 regular-sized ones. It gets a single rise, and uses an easy 3-strand braid. The tops get a shiny egg wash and a generous sprinkling of sesame seeds before baking.
Brownie Batter + Cupcake = The SECOND BEST Cupcake. Ever
Brownie Batter + Cupcake = The SECOND BEST Cupcake.  Ever

Brownie Batter + Cupcake = The SECOND BEST Cupcake. Ever

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Cake mix cupcakes with a brownie mix base - what could be better? This may be second best, but you can be the judge of that.
Decadent Challah Bread
Decadent Challah Bread

Decadent Challah Bread

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A sweet eggy challah, made with honey and olive oil for rich flavor, is braided with a 4-strand braid, then glazed and baked to a beautiful light golden brown.
Mini Pumpkin Butterscotch Muffins
Mini Pumpkin Butterscotch Muffins

Mini Pumpkin Butterscotch Muffins

338
Canned pumpkin and butterscotch chips provide an interesting taste combination in this recipe for mini muffins.
Thai Spicy Basil Chicken Fried Rice
Thai Spicy Basil Chicken Fried Rice

Thai Spicy Basil Chicken Fried Rice

123
This is a staple of Thai cooking. Adjust the spices to your own tastes for a really great use for leftover rice!! Thai basil has a different flavor than that of regular basil and makes all the difference in this recipe. It is fast and fairly easy to make, but requires constant stirring.
Light and Fluffy Spinach Quiche
Light and Fluffy Spinach Quiche

Light and Fluffy Spinach Quiche

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Very tasty and fluffy quiche made with spinach and cheddar. Easy to prepare.
Teena's Overnight Southern Buttermilk Biscuits
Teena's Overnight Southern Buttermilk Biscuits

Teena's Overnight Southern Buttermilk Biscuits

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Buttermilk makes the difference in these easy Southern-style biscuits that are refrigerated overnight to ensure they rise high, light and beautiful.
Fluffy French Toast
Fluffy French Toast

Fluffy French Toast

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This French toast recipe is different because it uses flour. I have given it to some friends and they've all liked it better than the French toast they usually make!
Cheese-Garlic Biscuits
Cheese-Garlic Biscuits

Cheese-Garlic Biscuits

31
Do you have 15 minutes to spare? Surprise your family by baking a batch of these restaurant-style biscuits!
Fluffy and Delicious Pancakes
Fluffy and Delicious Pancakes

Fluffy and Delicious Pancakes

263
Fluffy pancakes made with homemade soured milk taste like cake and are best served with butter, syrup, and whipped cream.
PHILLY Blackforest Stuffed Cupcakes
PHILLY Blackforest Stuffed Cupcakes

PHILLY Blackforest Stuffed Cupcakes

84
These tasty treats hold a surprise inside.....a creamy cream cheese and cherry filling.
Vegan Agave Cornbread Muffins
Vegan Agave Cornbread Muffins

Vegan Agave Cornbread Muffins

157
This vegan cornbread is made with whole-wheat flour and sweetened with agave syrup.
High Rise Dinner Rolls
High Rise Dinner Rolls

High Rise Dinner Rolls

32
Classic yeast-raised soft dinner rolls get extra depth of flavor from instant mashed potato flakes and whole wheat flour. Buttermilk helps them to rise high.
Soft-N-Fluffy Hamburger Buns
Soft-N-Fluffy Hamburger Buns

Soft-N-Fluffy Hamburger Buns

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Make soft, fluffy burger buns using your bread machine to mix the dough. Then shape your rolls, raise, and bake. This recipe makes hot dog buns, too.
My-Hop Pancakes
My-Hop Pancakes

My-Hop Pancakes

233
These delicious pancakes are said to resemble those from a famous pancake house. The batter rests in the refrigerator for 30 minutes, making the cakes extra fluffy.
Cream Cheese Mashed Potatoes
Cream Cheese Mashed Potatoes

Cream Cheese Mashed Potatoes

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Mashed potatoes made with cream cheese, sour cream, and butter. A favorite side dish that can be made ahead of time and reheated just before dinner.
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