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    Honey Apricot Fondue

    Mix 1 cup honey and 1 cup apricot brandy. Pour into dessert fondue pot to heat. Spear Dippers (below) and swirl in fondue. 2 cups Dippers: Brownie Cherry Surprises, apple wedges, Apricot Balls, spiced or salted nuts.
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    Chocolate Fondue

    12 oz. milk chocolate, semisweet chocolate pieces, or sweet cooking chocolate 3/4 cup light cream 1 to 2 tbsp. cherry brandy, orange flavored liqueur, or 2 tsp powdered instant coffee Dippers (below) In heavy saucepan, melt chocolate in cream over low heat, stirring until smooth. Remove from...
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    California Coffee

    Prepare strong coffee (3 level tablespoons ground coffee to 3/4 cup water). For each serving, pour 2 tbsp. brandy into mug; fill 2/3 full with coffee. Top with 1 scoop (1/4 cup) chocolate, vanilla, peach, or butter pecan ice cream.
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    Cheese With Fruit And Nuts

    Cheese --------------------------- Origin and Flavor --------------------------- Delicious With Soft Cheeses: Brie ------------------------------ French; mild to pungent ---------------------- Pears Camembert ----------------------- French; pungent ----------------------------- Strawberries...
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    Women's World Recipe Requested?

    A few years ago, my mother had gotten a holiday issue of Women's World with a recipe in it for a White Fruitcake that was to die for! If anyone still has that issue/recipe and could forward it me that would be awesome! She made it for my birthday and I would LOVE to have it again this year...
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    anyone have a good shrimp dijon recipe?

    the best shrimp dijon is made at a restaurant in Kemah, Texas by the name of "the flying dutchman" worked there my senior year in college and have requested the recipe from them via e-mail repeatedly. They always promise to provide-but never do.
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    Cookie recipe request...chocolate chip and (?)?

    Making cookies to send to my guy in Iraq. There are so many chocolate chip cookie recipes out here. Do you have one that's tried and true, maybe a little different, or just really "special?"Thanks for any you'd be willing to share!
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    Apricot Meringue Torte

    This cake must be made at least 24 hours before serving. The meringue layers must be be given time to soften or they will be too brittle to slice. Meringue Nut Layers: 1 1/2 cups toasted blanched nuts (half hazelnuts & half almonds or all almonds) 1 cup granulated sugar (Sweet) butter...
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    Greek Walnut Cake - Karidopita

    It may seem unusual to be using self-rising flour together with baking powder and soda, but it works well, producing a light and airy cake. For the cake: 7 eggs 1-cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup milk 2 cups sugar 2 tbsp. brandy or cognac Zest of 1 lemon 2 tsp. ground cinnamon 1/8 tsp. ground cloves...
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    Stress Diet

    Instructions for Stress Diet BREAKFAST: 1/2 grapefruit 1 slice whole wheat toast 8 oz. skim milk LUNCH: 4 oz. lean broiled chicken breast 1 cup steamed spinach 1 cup herb tea 1 Oreo cookie MID-AFTERNOON SNACK: The rest of Oreos in the package 2 pints Rocky Road ice cream, nuts...
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    Pecan Pie

    Pastry 4 oz (115g) plain flour 1 oz (30g) margarine 1 oz (30g) solid vegetable oil 1 oz (30g) caster sugar Water to bind Filling 4 oz (115g) dates 4 floz (110ml) boiling water 1 dssp cocoa powder 1-2 tsp whisky or brandy - optional 1 tbsp maple syrup 1 oz (30g) self raising flour 2 oz (55g)...
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    6 cups milk 6 eggs 4 tbsp sugar 1 tbsp pure vanilla extract 6 scoops of the best vanilla ice cream you can afford Rum or brandy to taste OR rum extract (optional) Nutmeg Beat the eggs in a large bowl. Heat the milk with the sugar to a simmer stirring to dissolve the sugar. Temper the eggs...
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    French Country Style Meatloaf

    1 medium-sized onion, finely chopped 3 tablespoons butter or margarine 1/4 pound mushrooms, finely chopped 1/4 cup brandy or Sherry 3 eggs 1/2 cup condensed beef consomme undiluted 4 slices firm white bread, broken in small pieces 2 cloves garlic 1/2 teaspoon each thyme leaves, ground...
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    Black Forest Cakes

    Dark Chocolate Cake 2 c. flour 2 c. sugar 1/2 c. butter (recipe calls for shortening) 3/4 c. water 3/4 c. buttermilk (I soured the milk with lemon juice) 1 t. baking soda 1 t. salt 1 t. vanilla 1/2 t. baking powder 2 eggs 4 oz. unsweetened chocolate, melted and cooled Heat oven to 350 F...
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    Neely's Chopped Steak and Mushroom Onion Gravy

    Serves: 6 servings Ingredients Steak: · 1 1/2 pounds ground beef sirloin · 1 egg, lightly beaten · 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce · 1 shallot, finely chopped · 1 clove garlic, finely chopped · 3 tablespoons finely chopped parsley leaves · 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard · 2 tablespoons...
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    6 Chorizo Recipes

    Chorizo is as easy to make as Italian sausage. You don't need to stuff it into a casing, because it's used loose. Chorizo recipes Ingredients 1 lb pork, ground 1 Tbsp red chile peppers, ground (can substitute paprika) 1/2 tsp coriander, ground 1/4 tsp...
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    Cherry Crumble Pie

    Crust 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1 tablespoon sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 6 tablespoons chilled unsalted butter, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 2 tablespoons chilled vegetable shortening, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 2 tablespoons (or more) ice water 1 large egg yolk Filling 6 cups fresh cherries, pitted...
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    Tommy Bahama's BLACKBERRY BRANDY BBQ RIBS And Sauce

    (Serves 6) 6 each Full rack baby back ribs, trimmed 1 Cup Rib Rub (recipe follows) 4 Cups Rib marinade (recipe follows) ½ Cup Asian slaw (recipe follows) 5 oz. French fries Rib Rub 1 Cup Light brown sugar 1½ Tbsp Blackening spice 7 Tbsp Jerk seasoning 3 Tbsp Kosher salt Mix all ingredients...
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    Tommy Bahama's blackberry BLACKBERRY BRANDY BBQ RIBS

    (Serves 6) 6 each Full rack baby back ribs, trimmed 1 Cup Rib Rub (recipe follows) 4 Cups Rib marinade (recipe follows) ½ Cup Asian slaw (recipe follows) 5 oz. French fries Rib Rub 1 Cup Light brown sugar 1½ Tbsp Blackening spice 7 Tbsp Jerk seasoning 3 Tbsp Kosher salt Mix all ingredients...
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    Pineapple and Sweet Piquanté Pepper Daiquiri

    Very quick and easy recipe for a really special daiquiri. All you need is: 1/2 pineapple, cored 3 Peppadew sweet piquanté peppers 1 dessert spoon lime juice 30ml dark rum...