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13 Delicious Recipe Twists On Classic Festival Foods

Time to cook up a carnival in your kitchen...

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1. Honey BBQ Pulled-Pork Burgers

You can't have a festival without a lil' barbecue. Try this recipe for a deadly delicious combo of sweet and savory.
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You can't have a festival without a lil' barbecue. Try this recipe for a deadly delicious combo of sweet and savory.

2. Homemade Funnel Cakes With Chocolate Drizzle

This is just pure melt-in-your-mouth goodness...plus chocolate. Funnel cakes have never looked or tasted better. Try this recipe.
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This is just pure melt-in-your-mouth goodness...plus chocolate. Funnel cakes have never looked or tasted better. Try this recipe.

3. Greek Lamb Tacos With Minted Yogurt Sauce

Greek food is a staple no matter where you go. Dive into Mediterranean bliss with this recipe, which combines Greek-style lamb in a Mexican-style taco.
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Greek food is a staple no matter where you go. Dive into Mediterranean bliss with this recipe, which combines Greek-style lamb in a Mexican-style taco.

4. Jalapeño Cheddar Soft Pretzel Bites

Small pretzel bites with an unexpected hot kick — try this recipe when your craving for munchies reaches peak levels.
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Small pretzel bites with an unexpected hot kick — try this recipe when your craving for munchies reaches peak levels.

5. Unicorn Fudge

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Everything seems to be Unicorn-related nowadays, so you gotta add some rainbows to your menu. Try this recipe for some fudge that's packed with tons of fun.

6. Spicy Sweet-Potato Fries

The best your fries are ever gonna look (and maybe taste). Take this recipe for a spin.
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The best your fries are ever gonna look (and maybe taste). Take this recipe for a spin.

7. Malaysian Chicken Satay

Meat on a stick? Check. You'll be swimming in the rich flavors of this Malaysian recipe.
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Meat on a stick? Check. You'll be swimming in the rich flavors of this Malaysian recipe.

8. Teriyaki Piña Colada Burger

Summer is all about burgers and piña coladas, but what if you could get both in one? Genius. Try this recipe when you want a burger that tastes like chillin' on the beach.
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Summer is all about burgers and piña coladas, but what if you could get both in one? Genius. Try this recipe when you want a burger that tastes like chillin' on the beach.

9. Spiced Apple Cider Caramel Corn With Candied Pecans

Now this takes kettle corn to a whole new level. Try this classy popcorn recipe for all those sweet and salty flavors you can never get enough of.
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Now this takes kettle corn to a whole new level. Try this classy popcorn recipe for all those sweet and salty flavors you can never get enough of.

10. Hot Dogs With Grilled Pineapple And Avocado

These are not your everyday hot dogs, and your taste buds certainly will be happy about it. Try this summer-inspired recipe to mix things up on the grill.
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These are not your everyday hot dogs, and your taste buds certainly will be happy about it. Try this summer-inspired recipe to mix things up on the grill.

11. Cola-Marinated Ribs With Homemade BBQ Sauce

Yes, this is delicious-looking meat marinated in soda. You never know until you try. Here's the crazy fun recipe.
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Yes, this is delicious-looking meat marinated in soda. You never know until you try. Here's the crazy fun recipe.

12. Loaded Three-Cheese Chicken Nachos

Seriously, you can never layer too many things on nachos. Try this recipe for an ultimate snack attack.
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Seriously, you can never layer too many things on nachos. Try this recipe for an ultimate snack attack.

13. Cosmic Brownie Milkshake

Launch into another galaxy with this beautifully decadent cosmic recipe.
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Launch into another galaxy with this beautifully decadent cosmic recipe.

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