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    Sparkling Fruit

    1 can (16 oz) fruit cocktail or 1 can (13 1/2 oz) pineapple tidbits 1 pt. lemon or lime sherbet 1 bottle (7 oz) carbonated lemon-lime beverage Drain fruit; divide among 4 dessert dishes. Place scoop of sherbet on fruit in each dish. Pour beverage over each serving. 4 servings
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    What is a good energy boosting food or beverage to keep me feeling awake?

    I frequently have difficulties feeling lethargic, is there food or beverage which will keep me feeling awake. Any ideas?
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    Pineapple Raspberry Parfaits

    For each 1-cup serving, fill parfait glass with alternating layers of fresh raspberries and pineapple chunks. Pour low calorie carbonated beverage (less than 1 calorie per 8 oz) over the fruit. 75 calories per serving
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    Sparkling Carrots

    1 small onion chopped 2 Tbs. butter or margarine 1 1/2 pound carrots, sliced 1/8 inch thick 1 cup lemon-lime carbonated beverage salt and pepper to taste 1 Tbs. sugar Saute the onion in butter in a large saucepan. Add the carrots and carbonated beverage. Season to taste with salt and...
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    How much would a 5 day Disney vacation cost, aside from hotel and ticket costs?

    A friend and I want to go to Disney for about 5 days. Aside from ticket and room costs, how much would an average vacation cost? We don't need to eat in the most expensive restaurants. We just want an average cost of food and assorted expenses.
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    Summer's End Beverage

    This recipe makes a syrup concentrate. Rhubarb-Ginger-Ade 8-10 cups chopped rhubarb -- short is better if you are going to use the "jam" 2 to 6 tablespoons chopped FRESH ginger 2 - 3 cups water 1 1/2 cups sugar -- more or less, again to taste Place all in saucepan and bring to a boil...
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    Iced Coffee Frappe

    2 tablespoons instant coffee (I used Maxwell House) 8-ounces cold water 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream 1 tablespoon chocolate syrup 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 cup ice cubes (I used 16 mini ice cubes) Reddi Wip Dairy Whipped Topping, to garnish the coffee Additional chocolate syrup, to...
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    Ginger-Zapped Lemonade

    Most West Africans don't drink with their meals, prefering a glass of water before or after. This cooling beverage might be served on warm days when friends come for a visit. Yield: 8 servings (serving size: 1 cup) Ingredients 6 cups water, divided 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup grated peeled...
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    take a 2 litre juice jug and fill it half full of ice cubes, then very slowly pour 3 beer over the ice. next add a can of frozen concentrate limeade (355 ml). take 2 medium size oranges, cut each one in half and squeeze the juice into the pitcher with your beer and limeade. stir gently and...
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    Pork Tenderloin with Butternut Squash and Brown Rice

    Ingredients: 1 4oz. jar babyfood peaches 2 cloves garlic, minced Ground Cinamon honey to taste, not too sweet Dash powdered ginger 1 lb lean pork loin enough water to fill crock pot to a half inch, about a cup Salt to taste 3 cups cooked brown rice 3 4oz jars baby food butternut squash...
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    Cappuccino on Ice

    Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 1 minute & 66 seconds Chilling Time: 1 hour 1-1/2 cups cold water 2 tablespoons instant coffee (Maxwell House) 1/2 cup half-and-half cream 1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract ice cubes Add water and coffee to one (16-ounce)...
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    Jenny's Soft Molasses Cookies

    1 cup Crisco All-Vegetable Shortening 1-1/2 cups granulated sugar 2 eggs 1 cup dark unsulphured molasses 1 teaspoon ground cloves 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon salt (my daughter omitted this) 1 cup 2% milk 5-1/2...
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    Brown Sugar Iced Coffee

    1 cup cold water 1 tablespoon instant coffee (I used Maxwell Instant Coffee) 1/4 cup half-and-half cream 3 tablespoons dark brown sugar 6 large-sized ice cubes Several large dollops of Cool Whip (optional ingredient) Heat water ontop the stove. Add the hot water to a 1-cup glass measuring...
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    Creamy Vanilla Iced Coffee

    2-1/2 to 3 teaspoons instant coffee 2 tablespoons sugar 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 teaspoons cold water 1-1/4 cups 2% milk 10-12 ice cubes Add all the above ingredients into a blender. Blend on high for 20-30 seconds, or until smooth. (This beverage was made in a 350 watt blender.)...
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    Butterscotch Flavored Coffee

    4 cups hot brewed coffee 1-1/3 cups butterscotch flavored chips 1/4 cup half-and-half Cool Whip butterscotch ice cream topping (drizzle over the Cool Whip) Additional butterscotch chips (for garnishing) Pour the hot brewed coffee, along with the butterscotch chips, into a large heavy saucepan...
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    Creamy Vanilla Iced Coffee

    2-1/2 to 3 teaspoons instant coffee (*See note) 2 tablespoons sugar 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 teaspoons cold water 1-1/4 cups 2% milk 10-12 ice cubes (*See note) Add all the above ingredients into a blender. Blend on high for 20-30 seconds, or until smooth. (This beverage was made...
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    Green Tea

    Now, scientific research in both Asia and the west is providing hard evidence for the health benefits long associated with drinking green tea. Is any other food or drink reported to have as many health benefits as green tea? The Chinese have known about the medicinal benefits of green tea since...
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    Who Owns The Fish?

    There are 5 houses in five different colors In each house lives a different nationality. These 5 owners drink a certain beverage, smoke a certain brand of cigar and keep a certain pet. No owners have the same pet, smoke the same brand of cigar, or drink the same beverage. The CLUES: The Brit...
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    Mai Tai Punch

    1 cup light rum 250 mL 1 cup dark rum 250 mL 1/2 cup Cointreau 125 mL 1/3 cup lime juice 75 mL 6 cups pineapple juice 1,5 L ice cubes fresh pineapple spears mint sprigs Combine all ingredients except ice cubes, pineapple and mint; chill well. Just before serving, fill...
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    Hot Chocolate

    2 oz unsweetened chocolate 60 g 2-1/2 cups hot milk 600 mL 1/3 cup sugar 75 mL 1/4 tsp vanilla extract 1 mL 1/4 tsp salt 1 mL 1/4 tsp cinnamon, if desired 1 mL 1/4 tsp unsweetened cocoa powder, if desired 1 mL 1 cup heavy cream, whipped 250 mL Break chocolate into pieces and...