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    Crunch Topping

    In chilled bowl, beat 1/2 cup chilled whipping cream until stiff; fold in 1/2 cup finely crushed peanut brittle.
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    Which do you drink Bottled water, or Tap water?

    I currently drink distilled water, I make all my beverages with it. I was just wondering is anybody out there drink bottled water or tap water and if so what are your reasons for doing so?
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    Ice Cream Flavor Variations

    Vary the basic recipe for Homemade Ice Cream to make any of these delightful flavors. Chocolate Ice Cream: Decrease vanilla to 1 tsp. and increase sugar to 1 cup. Stir 2 oz. unsweetened chocolate into hot milk mixture in saucepan. Fresh Peach Ice Cream: Decrease vanilla to 1 tsp. Mash 4 or 5...
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    The Love Of Cookies: Peanut Brittle Cookies

    Source: The Love Of Baking (Robin Hood) Prep Time: 10 min Bake Time: 12 min per sheet Makes: 44 cookies Freezes: Excellent Ingredients: 1/2 cup Crisco Golden shortening 1/2 cup light brown sugar, packed 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1 tbsp. vanilla extract 1 egg 1 1/4 cups Robin Hood all purpose...
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    Easy Microwave Peanut Brittle

    1 cup sugar 1/2 cup light corn syrup (Karo) 1 Tbsp butter 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup peanuts 1 tsp baking soda Combine sugar and syrup in a microwave safe bowl, stir. Microwave on high for 5 minutes. Add butter, vanilla and peanuts; stir. Microwave on high for 1 minute 25 seconds. Remove bowl...
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    Toll House Kookie Brittle

    1 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 2 cups flour 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate pieces 1 cup chopped nuts Preheat electric oven to 375° F. In large bowl of electric mixer, cream butter and sugar. Add salt and vanilla. Mix in flour, chocolate...
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    Does anyone have a recipe for white vinegar toffee?

    How about soap candy or praline? None of them appeal to me, but I have received a request to make it for a party.
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    How old do you have to be to go into a Fertility clinic in Canada BC?

    Out of curiosity?How old do you have to be to go into a Fertility clinic in Canada British Columbia wanting to be a parent?
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    Florida keys vacation hotel questions?

    we are planning on taking a vacation to the keys next month but dont know where to stay. we want it to be on the beach but not too expensive. ive been to the booking sites but its hard to tell which ones are on the beach and which ones arent
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    Which hotel in Edinburgh, UK is good to stay in for two weeks while on vacation?

    My girlfriend and I are planning to go to Edinburgh for two weeks on vacation but can't make up our mind on which hotel to stay in? We've found hotels that claim their the best but I want to know which hotel is good from people that have stayed in them while on vacation over there in Edinburgh.
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    Cleaning with Vinegar?

    Any one have any household cleaning tips that i can use Vinegar or maybe other household remedies...Im allergic to bleach so im looking to clean with things i have in my home.
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    Translated Signs From Other Countries

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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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    What is a TV show, a movie, and a song that you are embarrassed to admit that you like?

    My answers are:TV show: Wizards of Waverly PlaceMovie: Camp Rock and HairspraySong: Lovebug by the Jonas Brothers
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    Christmas Almond Brittle Candy

    1/4 c. sugar 1/2 c. honey 10 tbsp. butter 1 lb. chopped walnuts or almonds Put sugar into a heavy fry pan. Heat the sugar over low heat until it has melted and is delicately browned. Add the honey and butter and simmer for 20 minutes. Stir in nuts and cook for 10 minutes. Line a platter or pan...
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    Microwave Peanut Brittle

    1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup light corn syrup 2 tablespoons water 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 1/4 cups Spanish peanuts 1 tablespoon butter or margarine 1 teaspoon baking soda In a 2 1/2-quart, microwave safe mixing bowl combine sugar, corn syrup, water and salt; stir well. Cook uncovered on high...
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    Jeweled Nut and Fruit Brittle

    1/2 cup walnut halves 1/2 cup pecan halves 1/2 cup blanched slivered almonds 1/2 cup (4-oz) candied (glace) red cherries, cut in half 1/2 cup (4-oz) candied (glace) green cherries, cut in half 1/2 cup (4-oz) candied (glace) pineapple, cubed 3 cups granulated sugar 1-1/2 cups water 1 cup light...
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    Peep's Mini Spinach Pies

    2 (10 oz) boxes or 1 (20 oz bag) Frozen spinach - thawed and squeezed dry 1 (8 oz) pkg. feta cheese - crumbled 1 Stick of butter 1 Medium Onion- chopped fine 1/2 cup Grated Romano cheese -or to taste 1/2 cup Grated parmesan cheese - or to taste Lemon juice - to taste Hot sauce - to taste...
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    Sesame Butter Brittle

    I made this today and it came out great. Where it says cook until light to med caramel color, about 3-5 minutes, I actually found that took more like 30-45 seconds. Watch it closely and don't take your eyes off it. 4 ounces (1 stick) unsalted butter 1 cup sugar 3/4 cup white sesame seeds...
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    Charlie Palmer Steakhouse Chocolate and Peanut Butter Ganache Tart

    For the Crust 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 4 tablespoons cold unsalted butter 1 Large egg yolk about 2 tbsp ice water For the Ganache 5 oz milk chocolate, chopped 5 oz dark chocolate, chopped 1/3 cup smooth peanut butter 1/2 cup heavy (whipping) cream 1/2 cup granulated sugar 4 tbsp unsalted...