A holiday — even in a hurry — calls for something special and homemade. We asked readers to share their special occasion recipes that boast short ingredient lists. Entrants pared down favorite recipes to essential ingredients and used spices and herbs to bring out the flavor.
Jackie Williams of Wichita won first place in this category with her Halibut with Grilled Pineapple and Red Pepper Salsa.
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