Top 100 Copycat Recipes of 2017
From Olive Garden recipes to Red Lobster recipes, we've got all your favorite restaurant recipes of the year right here!
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Now that 2017 is coming to a close and we look forward to 2018, AllFreeCopycatRecipes.com has decided to take a look back our best copycat recipes of the year. These are the Top 100 Copycat Recipes of 2017 that our readers absolutely loved. The following Applebee's recipes, Olive Garden copycat recipes, and other restaurant favorites showed up over and over again in our newsletters, social media, and more because you could just not get enough of them. If you are looking for your next foodie obsession, check out this copycat recipe guide.
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Copycat Drink Recipes
These sweet, refreshing drinks are easy to make and taste amazing. You won't want to spend money on your favorite beverage again! The easy step-by-step recipe tutorials in this list will show you how to make those restaurant classics just the way you like them. These are the copycat recipes you've been waiting for! Pick an easy drink below and sip your way to heaven.
Old-fashioned recipes are delicious because they are made with the best and freshest ingredients! This collection gives you everything you need to make a great-tasting, old-fashioned meal in your own home: 66 Best Copycat Retro Recipes
Copycat Appetizer Recipes
Restaurant copycat starters, including restaurant copycat salad recipes and other copycat appetizer recipes can all be found in this section. Appetizers are always full of such great flavor that it's no wonder they make such popular copycat favorites. Everybody can agree that a good appetizer can make for the perfect start to a dining experience. These copycat appetizers are rich, satisfying, and just what you've been craving.
There's nothing more satisfying than biting into a warm, crispy, salty French fry! The only way you could make regular French fries even better is knowing how to make them yourself: How to Make Homemade French Fries
Copycat Soup Recipes
If you love a good bowl of restaurant soup, try any of these easy copycat recipes for some of your favorite creations. Soup is one of the best things you can make on a cold day, but these recipes are so tasty that you'll find yourself making them in the middle of summer too. No matter the weather, you'll find that any of these soup recipes will be able to put a big smile on your face.
Below are our soups and stews that won readers' hearts time and time again. We've got favorites like French onion soup, 7-can soup, chicken and gnocchi soup, and more.
This collection of gluten-free recipes makes it possible for everyone to enjoy their restaurant favorites: 24 Gluten-Free Copycat Recipes
Copycat Pasta Recipes
There are so many ways to make an amazing-tasting pasta! Olive Garden pasta dishes are among the tastiest there around, so we've selected our top Olive Garden pastas from AllFreeCopycatRecipes.com: 10 Copycat Olive Garden Pasta Recipes
Copycat Main Dish Recipes
If you're in love with dining out, then you know that restaurant prices aren't always ideal for a budget. Copycat recipes will soon be your hero when you realize you can make food that tastes the same as the restaurant at a fraction of the cost. Each of the following recipes are great for weeknight dinners. In this section, you'll find everything from fried chicken to pizza.
Copycat Side Dish Recipes
No meal is complete without a tasty side dish. Whether you need mashed potatoes, bread, or another favorite side dish, you'll find the our best copycat sides right here. Side items like coleslaw, for example, are a great addition to that crispy fried chicken recipe you just created. Our side dish recipes taste just like their restaurant counterparts, so you won't even be able to tell a difference. It can be exciting to try new restaurants, but sometimes it's better on your budget and schedule to make your favorite menu items at home.
Copycat Sauces and Dressing Recipes
Store-bought salad dressing simply can't compare to homemade salad dressing that's prepared using fresh ingredients. Dressings and sauces can really add some flavor to a dish, but sometimes they contain ingredients that aren't so good for you. Homemade dressing is one of the most simple and delicious things you can make. With recipes from Taco Bell, Olive Garden, Chick-fil-A, and more, you're sure to find the taste you love can be replicated with ease.
Copycat Dessert Recipes
These dessert recipes will help you make homemade versions of your favorite desserts from many different restaurants and brand names, such as California Pizza Kitchen, Wendy's, Carvel, and more. You'll love these sweet copycat recipes immensely. In fact, every person who loves ordering that special dessert at the end of a meal will appreciate these easy copycat recipes. Cheesecake, for example, is a hit at many restaurants, and with these decadent recipe secrets, you'll finally understand why.
Although you can purchase pre-made fudge at your favorite grocery store or specialty shop, what's the fun in that? With this collection, you can make a batch of fudge just the way you like it — and usually for a fraction of the cost, too: 30+ Easy Fudge Recipes for Any Occasion
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