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    Party Sandwiches For A Crowd

    Checkerboard Sandwiches: Prepare Ribbon Loaves (below) as directed except - after chilling, cut each loaf crosswise in half. Cut halves lengthwise into thirds. Turn the middle section of each upside down and put it back in place so that the colors alternate. Press together; chill. Cut loaves...
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    Twirlin' Turkey For A Crowd

    8 to 10 lb. turkey 2 tsp. salt Dash pepper 1/2 cup butter or margarine, melted, or Sauce Parisian. Wash turkey and pat dry. Rub cavity with salt and pepper. Fasten neck skin of turkey to back with skewer. Flatten wings over breast; tie with string to hold wings securely. Tie drumsticks securely...
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    Crown Cake

    Bake lemon chiffon cake mix as directed on package. Trim top to make level; place top side up on serving plate. Prepare fluffy white frosting mix as directed on package; reserve 1/2 cup frosting. Frost cake with remaining frosting, using up and down strokes of spatula on side of cake and...
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    The Love Of Sweet Treats: Butter Tart Pie

    Source: The Love Of Baking (Robin Hood) Prep Time: 30 min + refrigeration Bake Time: 40 min Makes: 10 servings Freezes: Not Recommended Ingredients: Pastry: 1 1/3 cups Robin Hood all purpose flour 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 cup Crisco shortening, chilled and cubed 2-4 tbsp. ice cold water Filling: 1...
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    The Love Of Cakes: Sticky Bun Coffee Cake

    Source: The Love Of Baking (Robin Hood) Prep Time: 20 min Bake Time: 45 min Makes: 16 servings Freezes: Excellent Topping: 1/3 cup unsalted butter, melted 1/3 cup Crown/Beehive golden corn syrup 1/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 cup pecans, chopped Streusel: 1/4 cup light brown sugar...
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    Local vacation and hotel ideas... Arizona (phoenix)?

    So I went hotel hunting today. I read some of the reviews but you never know how reliable they are. So here is a list of hotels I'm interested in let me know if you have stayed and what you thought...(I'm planning a cute little local mini vacation for my husband and I in Feb)Scottsdale...
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    Asian inspired Salad

    1/2 head of cabbage sliced thin 6 green onions sliced on bias I pkg chicken flavor ramen noodles crumbled (save spices) 3 snack cups of mandarin oranges (save juice) 1 large broccoli crown sliced 2 cups sliced almonds For the dressing: 1 cup salad oil 1 tbs sesame oil 3 tbs rice wine...
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    Sauteed Shrimp and Crab Salad

    Seasoning / Cooking Process 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pepper 1 teaspoon granulated garlic 1 teaspoon Old Bay 1 teaspoon Paprika Combine all ingredients in zip loc bag and toss to mix. Into the bag, add about 1 1/2 lbs of shrimp (I used 31/40 count, peeled and deveined). Toss to evenly coat...
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    Chocolate Hazelnut Cake

    IMPRESS everyone this Easter with this spectacular chocolate cake that has a tasty twist of hazelnut and is crowned with 80 miniature eggs. Serves: 12 Preparation: 30 minutes Cooking: 1 hour 15 minutes Ingredients 200g dark chocolate, chopped 200g butter, softened 1 cup brown sugar 1 tsp...
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    Buhara Rice (A Special Turkish Rice)

    Ingredients : 2 glasses of rice (preferably jasmine) 1 kg. chicken thigh or drumstick (with or without bones,but certainly without skin) 3 – 4 carrot (medium size) 1 can of boiled chickpea (net 400gr of boiled chickpeas) 30-40 chestnuts (shelled) ½ - 1 glass of liquid oil (preferably...
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    A&W Papa Burger

    1/5 pound ground chuck 1 large sesame seed bun 1/4 cup chopped iceberg lettuce 2 Vlasic hamburger slices 1 slice American cheese Salt and black pepper, to taste SECRET SAUCE: 1 tablespoon Kraft mayonnaise 2 teaspoons Heinz hamburger relish (the red relish) TO MAKE SECRET SAUCE: Combine...
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    Sourdough instructions from 1858

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    Carrot Cake- fantastic

    Preheat oven to 350°F. Butter two 9 inch cake pans. Cut out rounds of wax paper and place at bottoms of cake pans. Butter the top of the wax paper rounds. 3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 2 cups sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 Tbsp baking soda 1 Tbsp cinnamon 1 1/2 cups olive oil or grapeseed...
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    Crab-Stuffed Mushrooms

    36 large, whole, fresh mushrooms 36 1 7-1/2 oz/200-g can crab meat, drained, flaked, and cartilage removed 1 1 tbs snipped parsley 15 mL 1 tbs chopped pimiento 15 mL 1 tsp chopped capers 5 mL 1/4 tsp dry mustard 1 mL 1/2 cup mayonnaise 125 mL Wash and dry mushrooms. With a sharp...
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    Wolf pussy #3

    3/4 Oz. Crown Royal 3/4 Oz. Hot Damn Straight up or Shaken (chilled )
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    Wolf pussy #2

    3/4 oz. Cinnamon Schnapps 3/4 oz. Crown Royal Bourbon Straight up or Shaken (chilled )
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    3/4 oz. Irish Cream 3/4 oz. Butterscotch Schnapps 3/4 oz. Crown Royal Bourbon Mix with ice and strain.
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    Weekend on the beach

    1/2 oz. Crown Royal Bourbon 1/2 oz. Peach Schnapps 1/4 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix 1/4 oz. Apple Schnapps Mix the Crown Royal, apple & peach schnapps, and sweet and sour mix with ice cubes in shaker and shake till well blended. Strain into a shot glass. One serving.
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    Water moccasin #2

    1/2 oz Crown Royal 1/2 oz Peach Schnapps 1/2 oz Sweet & Sour Mix Mix over ice, strain into a shooter.
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    Water moccasin #1

    1/2 oz. Crown Royal Bourbon 1/2 oz. Peach Schnapps 1/2 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix Mix over ice, strain into a shooter.