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Sunny's Chopped Success

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Sunny's Signature Dishes 39 Videos

Find out how Sunny puts her spin on classic comfort foods.

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About the Show

With an understanding of everyday life and the belief that real people deserve down-to-earth, delicious meals, Sunny Anderson offers real food for real life. Cooking for Real serves up solutions for easy-to-prepare, fantastic-tasting menus. Sunny elevates the everyday meal by taking affordable, easy-to-find, easy-to-use ingredients and infusing them with diverse influences and rich, rewarding flavor. Sunny's fresh, uncomplicated approach to classic comfort foods, along with her passion for interpreting the flavors of her unique travels, brings a bright style to delectable, down-home dishes.

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All Cooking for Real Recipes

Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Honey Glazed Carrots

Sunny's Tuna Noodle Casserole

Herb-Crusted Roast Beef with Horseradish Cream

Saffron Basmati Rice

Smoked Gouda-Chorizo Jalapeno Poppers

Wilted Greens with Bacon Vinaigrette

Sunny's Honey BBQ Oven Short Ribs

Mango and Jicama Slaw

Breakfast Skillet

Upside-Down Cornbread Cake

Sweet Roasted Acorn Squash

Baked Zucchini

Caribbean Chicken Wings

Coq au Vin

Pasta, Pancetta and Peas

Creamed Spinach

Chicken Flautas with Avocado Cream

Red Velvet Swirl Brownies

Apple and Onion-Stuffed Pork Chops with Orange-Pineapple Gravy

Bacon-Wrapped Turkey Breast Stuffed with Pear Hash

Simple Sauteed Mustard Greens

Ground Chicken Tacos with Creamy Salsa

Mango and Avocado Salad

String Bean "Casserole" Salad

Cream of Asparagus Soup

Black Forest Cupcakes