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    Quick Date Cake

    1 pkg Betty Crocker date bar mix 1/2 cup hot water 2 eggs 1 tsp. baking powder 1/2 cup chopped nuts 1/2 cup orange marmalade 1 tsp. water Grease baking pan, 8x8x2". Mix date filling from date bar mix and 1/2 cup hot water. Stir in crumbly mix, eggs, baking powder and nuts. Spread in pan. Bake...
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    Quick Apricot Pie

    Mix 1 1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs (16 crackers), 2 tbsp sugar and 1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted. Press firmly and evenly against bottom and side of 8" pie pan. Bake 10 minutes at 350F. Cool. Fill pie shell with 1 can (21oz) apricot pie filling. Chill. To serve, top with whipped cream.
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    Mississippi Pecan Tarts

    1 stick or 1/2 packet Betty Crocker pie crust mix 1 egg 1/4 cup sugar 1/8 tsp. salt 2 tbsp. butter or margarine, melted 1/3 cup dark corn syrup 1/3 cup pecan halves Prepare pastry for One-crust Pie as directed on package except - divide dough into 6 equal parts; shape each into a ball and roll...
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    Sun Shower Cake

    Bake Betty Crocker lemon cake mix in 2 layer pans, 8 or 9 x 1 1/2", as directed on package. Prepare 1 pkg. (3 1/2 oz) lemon pudding and pie filling as directed on package. Cool. Fill layers with 1 cup of the pie filling. Prepare your own favorite frosting or 1 pkg. Betty Crocker lemon fluff...
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    Party Sandwich Loaf

    Trim crust 1 loaf unsliced sandwich bread; cut lengthwise into 4 slices. Spread 3 slices with softened butter. Place 1 slice on serving plate; spread with Salmon Filling. Top with second slice; spread with Chicken-Olive Spread. Top with third slice; spread with Golden Cheese Spread. Top with...
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    Salmon Filling

    Mix 1 can (7 3/4 oz) salmon, drained and flaked, 1/2 cup chopped celery, 1 1/2 tsp. lemon juice, 1/4 tsp. salt, 1/8 tsp. pepper, 1/4 cup mayonnaise and 1 hard-cooked egg, chopped. 1 1/2 cups
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    Savory Surpises

    Heat oven to 450F. Prepare pastry for Two-crust Pie as directed on 1 package Betty Crocker pie crust mix except, mix in 1 cup shredded sharp cheese before adding water. With hands, pat about 1 teaspoonful dough at a time into thin round. Wrap each around one of the Fillings (below). Bake on...
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    Chocolate-Cherry Parfaits

    Alternate layers of chocolate pudding and cherry pie filling in 4 parfait glasses.
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    Filled Lemon Cookies

    1/4 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 pkg. (8 oz) cream cheese, softened 1 egg 1/4 tsp. vanilla 1 pkg. Betty Crocker lemon cake mix Raisin Filling In small mixer bowl, beat butter and cream cheese until light and fluffy. Beat in egg, vanilla and half the cake mix (dry) until smooth. Stir in...
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    Raisin Filling

    Simmer 1/2 cup raisins, 1/4 cup apricot preserves and 2 tbsp. water 5 minutes.
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    Quick Date Bar Cookies

    Prepare Betty Crocker date bar mix as directed on package except - choose one of the following variations: * Cherry Date Bars: Add 1/4 cup chopped maraschino cherries, well drained, to the date filling. * Coconut-Topped Date Bars: Sprinkle finely chopped coconut over bars before baking.
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    Blueberry Cheesecake

    1 1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs (about 16 crackers) 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 2 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1 pkg. (8 oz) cream cheese, softened 1 tsp. vanilla Cinnamon 1/2 cup sugar 2 tbsp. cornstarch 1 can (15 oz) blueberries, drained (reserve liquid) 2 tbsp. lemon juice Sweetened whipped...
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    Lemon Meringue Pie

    1 stick or 1/2 packet Betty Crocker pie crust mix 1 1/2 cups sugar 1/3 cup plus 1 tbsp. cornstarch 1 1/2 cups water 3 egg yolks, slightly beaten 3 tbsp. butter or margarine 2 tsp. grated lemon peel 1/2 cup lemon juice 2 drops yellow food color Meringue Prepare 9" Baked Pie Shell as directed on...
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    Jumbo Date Drops

    1 pkg. Betty Crocker date bar mix 1/4 cup hot water 1 egg Heat oven to 400F. Stir together date filling and hot water. Mix in crumbly mix and egg. Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls about 2" apart onto lightly greased baking sheet. Bake 8 to 12 minutes. Immediately remove from baking sheet...
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    Chocolate Buttermallow Cake

    Bake Betty Crocker devils food cake mix in oblong pan, 13x9x2", as directed on package. Spread Butterscotch Filling over top of cooled cake to within 1/2" of edge. Sprinkle 1/2 cup chopped nuts over filling. Frost sides and top of cake with Marshmallow Frosting. Melt 1/2 square unsweetened...
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    Butterscotch Filling

    In medium saucepan, mix 1 cup brown sugar (packed) and 3 tbsp. flour. Gradually stir in 3/4 cup light cream. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly. Boil and stir 1 minute. Remove from heat; blend in 2 tbsp. butter or margarine and 1 tsp. vanilla. Cool.
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    Cherry Nut Breads

    3 cups Bisquick baking mix 1/2 cup sugar 1/3 cup Gold Medal flour 1 tsp. ground cardamom 1 egg 1 cup milk 1 cup cut-up candied cherries 3/4 cup chopped nuts Heat oven to 350F. Grease well five soup cans or eight 6oz aluminum juice cans. Mix baking mix, sugar, flour, cardamom, egg and milk; beat...
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    Frosten Angel Torte

    1 pkg. Betty Crocker angel food cake mix 3/4 cup evaporated skim milk 1 envelope unflavored gelatin 3 tbsp. water 1/3 cup sugar 2 tsp. grated lemon or lime peel 1/3 cup lemon or lime juice Few drops yellow or green food color Bake cake mix as directed on package. Pour milk into refrigerator...
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    Lemon Meringue Chiffon

    Bake lemon chiffon cake mix as directed on package. Split to make 3 layers. Place on aluminum foil-covered baking sheet. Prepare Lemon Filling; reserve about 1/4 cup. fill layers with remaining filling. Heat oven to 400F. Beat 4 egg whites until foamy. Beat in 1 cup brown sugar (packed), 1 tbsp...
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    Lemon Filling

    1 cup sugar 3 tbsp. cornstarch 1/2 tsp. salt 1 can (6 oz) frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed 4 egg yolks, slightly beaten In a medium saucepan, mix sugar, cornstarch and salt. Add enough water to lemonade concentrate to measure 2 cups; gradually stir into sugar mixture. Heat to boiling...