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- Holiday Recipes From Your Favorite Restaurants
These holiday recipes have been provided by some of the fine restaurants in the Phoenix area. Use these recipes to prepare wonderful holiday meals for Thanksgiving, Christmas and throughout the year.

- Breakfast in Bed
Local Phoenix and Scottsdale Chefs share some wonderful recipes for serving someone special their breakfast in bed.

- Southwest Cookbooks
Many people love to cook, and the unique southwestern spices and flavors make the culinary adventure that much more exciting.

- Southwest Meal Planner with Recipes
These Southwest recipes are the creations of local cooks. They include appetizers, entrees, side dishes and desserts. Put together for Thanksgiving, these recipes can be used at any time of the year.

12 Chile Slices and Fresh Corn Tamales
See a recipe for 12 Chile Slices and Fresh Corn Tamales. This is a 12 Chile Slices and Fresh Corn Tamales from Food City Supermarkets in Arizona.

Almond Cheese Log
See a recipe for an Almond Cheese Log from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Artichoke Garlic Bread Recipe
Here is an Artichoke Garlic Bread Recipe that's easy. Use the recipe for Artichoke Garlic Bread Recipe for holidays, or for everyday.

Bangers & Mash
Bangers and Mash is a traditional British dish. Here is a recipe for Bangers and Mash.

Barro’s Specialty Pizza
You can create a wonderful pizza at home! Recipe and instructions from Barro's Pizza in Phoenix, Arizona.

Beef Stroganoff
See an Arizona recipe for Beef Stroganoff, provided courtesy of El Chorro in Paradise Valley, AZ.

Black Bean Chicken Chili
A recipe for Black Bean Chicken Chili.

Black Bean Salsa
A recipe for Black Bean Salsa. Ingredients include beans, peppers, corn, jalapenos, garlic and lime.

Butternut Squash Crostini with Candied Walnuts
This recipe for Butternut Squash Crostini with Candied Walnuts is from Sassi, a restaurant in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Blueberry French Toast
See an Arizona "Breakfast in Bed" recipe for a Blueberry French Toast, provided courtesy of Ocean Prime in Scottsdale, AZ.

Butternut Squash Soup
See a recipe for Butternut Squash Soup with chicken & apple sausage, wild rice, hatch chili and lime from Top of the Rock in Tempe, Arizona.

Caramel Apples with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds & Pistachios
For a party or just for the kids, this recipe for Caramel Apples with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds and Pistachios will be a hit.

Chicken Enchiladas
An easy recipe for chicken enchiladas. This recipe for chicken enchiladas serves 6 people.

Chile Recipe
A chile recipe with fresh roated beef. This chile recipe is hot if you use fresh ingredients.

Chocolate Dipped Profiteroles and Strawberries in Grand Marnier
See an Arizona "Breakfast in Bed" recipe for Chocolate Dipped Profiteroles and Strawberries in Grand Marnier, provided courtesy of Cask 63 in Scottsdale, AZ.

Chocolate Pumpkin Chiffon Tarts
See a recipe for Chocolate Pumpkin Chiffon Tarts from District American Kitchen and Wine Bar in Phoenix, Arizona.

Chompie's Famous Brisket of Beef
Here is a recipe for Brisket of Beef, presented by Chompie's in Arizona.

Corn and Quinoa Tamales with Ceviche Stuffing and Chiptole Cream
See a recipe for Corn and Quinoa Tamales with Ceviche Stuffing and Chiptole Cream. This is a Corn and Quinoa Tamales with Ceviche Stuffing and Chiptole Cream recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Corn Salsa Recipe
A recipe for Corn Salsa. When sweet corn is in season, this Corn Salsa will be perfect for your guests.

Crab Stuffed Prawns With Orange-Jalapeño Hollandaise
See a recipe for Crab Stuffed Prawns With Orange-Jalapeño Hollandaise. This recipe for Crab Stuffed Prawns With Orange-Jalapeño Hollandaise was provided by Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro in Avondale, Arizona.

Cranberry Salad
Here's a recipe for Cranberry Salad. This Cranberry Salad is easy, easy, easy to make.

Cranberry Walnut Stuffing
See a recipe for Cranberry Walnut Stuffing. This Cranberry Walnut Stuffing recipe is from Wildflower Bread Company in Arizona.

Devonshire Eggs
Devonshire Eggs are a traditional British appetizer.

Focaccia Cranberry Stuffing
See a recipe for Focaccia Cranberry Stuffing. This Focaccia Cranberry Stuffing recipe is from Wigwam Resort in Arizona.

Green Chile Macaroni and Cheese
See a recipe for Green Chile Macaroni and Cheese. This Green Chile Macaroni and Cheese recipe is from Roaring Fork in Scottsdale, AZ.

Green Chile Tamales
See a recipe for Green Chile Tamales. This recipe for Green Chile Tamales is from Food City Supermarkets in Arizona.

Green Corn Tamales
See a recipe for Green Corn Tamales from Los Sombreros Mexican Café and Cantina in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Grilled Chicken, Sausage and Penne Pasta in Chipotle BBQ Cream
See a recipe for Grilled Chicken, Sausage and Penne Pasta in Chipotle BBQ Cream. This is a chipotle chicken recipe from AJ's Fine Foods in Arizona.

Grilled Corn Cakes with Pulled Pork, Avocado Salsa and Lime Creme Fraiche
See a recipe for Grilled Corn Cakes with Pulled Pork, Avocado Salsa and Lime Creme Fraiche from Arcadia Farms in Phoenix, Arizona.

Grilled Garlic Asparagus
See a recipe for Grilled Garlic Asparagus, provided compliments of Chef Jon Andersen at Rawhide Steakhouse & Saloon in Chandler, Arizona.

Grilled Pork Medallions with Fresh Mango and Vegetable Relish
See a recipe for Grilled Pork Medallions with Fresh Mango and Vegetable Relish. This is a Grilled Pork Medallions with Fresh Mango and Vegetable Relish recipe from Bashas' Supermarkets in Arizona.

Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Mango Habanero Glaze
See a recipe for Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Mango Habanero Glaze from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Healthy Cat Skeleton for Halloween
For a party or just for the kids, this adorable and healthy cat skeleton is easy to make. Let the kids help make it!

Hot Five Bean Dish Recipe
Here's a recipe for a Hot Five Bean Dish. The Hot Five Bean Dish Recipe makes a great appetizer or side dish.

Irish Brown Bread
Try this family recipe for authentic Irish Brown Bread from Michelle Doyle in Phoenix, AZ.

Johnny's Mom's Chili & Beans
See a recipe for Chili and Beans. This is a Chili and Beans recipe from Bashas' Supermarkets in Arizona.

Lamb with Minted Cranberry Compote
See a holiday recipe for Lamb with Minted Cranberry Compote from Rawhide Steakhouse in Chandler, Arizona.

Lamb Stew
Lamb Stew is a traditional British dish.

Layered Three Cheese Nachos
A recipe for Layered Three Cheese Nachos. Includes tortilla chips, jack cheese, cheddar cheese, cilantro, jalapeno peppers.

Lemon Basil and Strawberry Crespelle
See an Arizona "Breakfast in Bed" recipe for a Lemon Basil and Strawberry Crespelle, provided courtesy of Sassi in Scottsdale, AZ.

Mario's Chicken Mole
See a recipe for Chicken Mole. This is a Chicken Mole recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Mayan Moros y Cristianos
See a recipe for Mayan Moros y Cristianos. This is a Mayan Moros y Cristianos recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Mayan Ratatouille
See a recipe for Mayan Ratatouille. This is a Mayan Ratatouille recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Mexican Meringue Cookies
See a recipe for Mexican Meringue Cookies. This is a Mexican Meringue Cookies recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Mole Poblano
See a recipe for Mole Poblano. Use Mole Poblano on chicken, pork, or turkey.

Moroccan Meatballs
See a recipe for Moroccan Meatballs from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Oyster Dressing
see a recipe for Oyster Dressing. This Oyster Dressing recipe is from AJ's Fine Foods in Arizona.

Pan Grilled Sourdough, Smoked Cheddar & Fontina Cheese Sandwich
Recipe for a Pan Grilled Sourdough, Smoked Cheddar & Fontina Cheese Sandwich from Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, AZ.

Poached Sole with Sauteed Spinach and Lemongrass Vierge
See a recipe for Poached Sole with Sauteed Spinach. This Poached Sole recipe is from Metro Brasserie in Scottsdale, AZ.

Polpettini
This Polpettini Antipasto recipe is from Sassi, a restaurant in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Porchetta Tradizionale
See a recipe for Porchetta Tradizionale, the traditional pork dish of Italy. Porchetta Tradizionale recipe provided by Sassi in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Pork and Tomatillo Chili
A recipe for Pork and Tomatillo Chili.

Potato Pancakes
Gte a recipe for Potato Pancakes. This recipe for Potato Pancakes (also called latkes) is great for Hanukkah meals.

Pumpkin and Ginger Soup with Toasted Pepitas
Make your holiday meals special with this recipe for Pumpkin and Ginger Soup with Toasted Pepitas from the Latilla Restaurant at the Boulders Resort in Carefree, Arizona.

Pumpkin Ravioli
See a recipe for Pumpkin Ravioli. This Pumpkin Ravioli recipe is from Estate House in Scottsdale, AZ.

Raspberry Salsa Bean Dip
A recipe for Raspberry Salsa Bean Dip. Includes black beans, onions, cream cheese, raspberry salsa, jack cheese.

Red Chile Tamales
See a recipe for Red Chile Tamales. This recipe for Red Chile Tamales is from Food City Supermarkets in Arizona.

Red White and Blue Potato Salad
See a recipe for a Red White and Blue Potato Salad. This romantic drink is perfect for the 4th of July, and is served at Eddie V's is Scottsdale.

Roasted Butternut Squash and Lobster Soup
see a recipe for Butternut Squash and Lobster Soup. This Butternut Squash and Lobster Soup recipe is from Eddie V’s Prime Seafood in Scottsdale, AZ.

Roasted Pumpkin Salad with Warm Gorgonzola Dressing
This Roasted Pumpkin Salad recipe is from Sassi, a restaurant in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Sweet Tamales
See a recipe for Sweet Tamales. This recipe for Sweet Tamales is from Food City Supermarkets in Arizona.

Shetland Scottish Salmon
See a recipe for Shetland Scottish Salmon from Top of the Rock in Tempe, Arizona.

Slow Cooked Organic Salmon
See a recipe for Slow Cooked Organic Salmon from Province at The Westin Phoenix Downtown in Phoenix, AZ.

Smoked Salmon Dip
See a recipe for Smoked Salmon Dip from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Smoked Turkey Neck Risotto
See a recipe for Smoked Turkey Neck Risotto from Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails in Phoenix, Arizona.

Spicy Mediterranean Stuffed Zucchini
See a recipe for Spicy Mediterranean Stuffed Zucchini from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Tamales de Canela
See a recipe for Holiday Tamales de Canela from Los Sombreros Mexican Cafe in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Tempura Fried Banana Bread
See a recipe for Tempura Fried Banana Bread. This Tempura Fried Banana Bread recipe is from Latilla Restaurant at the Boulders Resort in Carefree, Arizona..

Tequila Shrimp on Chipotle Pasta
See a recipe for Tequila Shrimp on Chipotle Pasta. This is a Tequila Shrimp on Chipotle Pasta recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Texas Red Chili
Want to make some killer red chili? Try this recipe from Texaz Grill, a restaurant located in Phoenix, AZ.

Timbale
Experienced home chefs can try this holiday recipe for Timbale, provided by Sassi in north Scottsdale.

Turkey Sausage Stuffing
See a recipe for Turkey Sausage Stuffing. This Thanksgiving stuffing recipe is from Roaring Fork in Scottsdale, AZ.

Whipped Sweet Potatoes
See a holiday recipe for Whipped Sweet Potatoes from Rawhide Steakhouse in Chandler, Arizona.

Wild Mushrooms Bread Stuffing
See a recipe for Wild Mushrooms Bread Stuffing. This Thanksgiving stuffing recipe is from Roaring Fork in Scottsdale, AZ.

Yucatán Marinated and Steam-Roasted Turkey
See a recipe for Yucatán Marinated and Steam Roasted Turkey. This is a Yucatán Marinated and Steam Roasted Turkey recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Yucatán Shrimp and Avocado Martini
See a recipe for Yucatan Shrimp and Avocado Martini. This is a Yucatan Shrimp and Avocado Martini recipe from AJs Fine Foods in Arizona.

Caramelized Apple Brown Butter Tart
Get a recipe for Caramelized Apple Brown Butter Tart Recipe. This recipe for Caramelized Apple Brown Butter Tart Recipe was provided by Canal in Scottsdale.

Fruit Cake
Fruit Cake is a traditional British dessert. Here is a recipe for Fruit Cake.

Huckleberry Cheesecake
See a recipe for Huckleberry Cheesecake. This Huckleberry Cheesecake is from Roaring Fork in Scottsdale, AZ.

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