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    Lemon Macaroon Torte

    2 pkg. Betty Crocker yellow cake mix 1/2 cup shortening 2 eggs 1/4 cup water 2 cups shredded coconut 2 cans Betty Crocker ready to serve pudding (2 cups each) 2 cups whipping cream, whipped Heat oven to 350F. Grease 2 baking pans, 13x9x2". Mix cake mix (dry), shortening, eggs, water and coconut...
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    Goddess Dessert

    1 pkg. Betty Crocker sour cream white frosting mix 1 1/2 cups whipping cream 1 pkg. Betty Crocker sour cream white cake mix 1 can (13 1/2 oz) pineapple tidbits, drained 1 cup seedless green grapes, halved 1/2 cup chopped pecans In small mixer bowl, combine frosting mix (dry) and whipping cream...
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    Chocolate Rum Sauce

    In top of double boiler, combine 1 pkg. Betty Crocker dark chocolate fudge frosting mix (dry), 3 tbsp. butter or margarine and 2 tbsp. light corn syrup. Gradually stir in 1/2 cup milk. Heat over rapidly boiling water 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat; stir in 2 tbsp. dark rum...
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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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    Angel Coconut Balls

    Cut leftover angel food cake into 1 or 2" squares; gently mold into balls. Prepare fluffy white frosting mix as directed on package. Dip cake balls into frosting and roll in shredded coconut.
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    Spinach Salad

    Recipe is easily divided in half. 2 bags of spinach 1/2 lb. bacon 2 hard-cooked eggs 1 10oz. can water chestnuts 1 cup fresh bean sprouts 1 red onion Dressing: 1/2 cup salad oil 2 tbsp. red wine 1/3 cup catsup 1 tsp. A-1 sauce or Worcestershire sauce 1/4 cup cider vinegar 2 tbsp. sugar 1/2...
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    Recipe Helpers Test Kitchen Meatloaf

    2 lbs lean ground beef 1/2 tsp. chili powder 1/2 cup dill pickle juice (leftover water/vinegar from the dill pickle jar) 2 cups crushed saltines 1 egg, lightly beaten 3/4 tsp. sea salt 1 tsp. garlic powder 2 tsp. paprika 1 tsp. onion powder 1 tbsp. tumeric 1/4 tsp. celery salt 1/4 tsp. black...

    Roast Beef

    Cook time: 3 hours Ingredients Roast: Olive oil 3 to 3.5 lbs of Boneless Rump Roast (for best results make sure it's fatty!) 8 cloves garlic Salt pepper Gravy: Red wine and/or beef stock 1 tbsp. corn starch Instructions: Preheat the oven to 375F. Take roast out of...
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    Grilled Tofu

    Grilled Tofu 1 lb (500 g) of Firm tofu 2 tbsp Soy sauce 1 tbsp Packed brown sugar 1 tbsp Ketchup 1 tbsp Horseradish 1 tbsp Cider vinegar 1 clove Garlic, minced slice tofu in 1/2- inch (1 cm) thick slices; place in glass baking dish. Whisk together soy sauce, brown sugar, ketchup...
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    Chocolate Sauce for Ice Cream

    3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup light corn syrup 1/2 cup light cream 2 tbsp butter, softened 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla extract In a 3-quart saucepan, stir together the cocoa powder, sugar, corn syrup, cream, butter and salt. Cook over medium heat, stirring...
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    Sausage & Potato Casserole

    8 potatoes sliced 1 can diced chilies 2 jalapenos minced 1 medium onion diced 1 can cream of chicken soup 1 lb smoked sausage sliced & browned 8 oz cheddar cheese grated salt & pepper to taste Slice and brown sausage, slice potatoes, mince jalapenos, dice onion. Mix half of cheese and all of...
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    Raffaelo Coconut Balls

    Makes 30 balls Ingredients: 50g butter or margarine 100g powder sugar 150g dried shredded coconut Juice and lemon pell from one lemon Directions : 1.Combine the lemon juice , lemon pell whit butter and powder sugar mix it well whit hand mixer till is smoth then add 100g shredded cocount and...
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    Corn dogs

    Corn dogs Makes 12 You need a deep-fat thermometer to get the oil temperature right. If you have any batter leftover, drop it into the hot oil by the spoonful to make hush puppies. Vegetable oil (for deep fat frying) 6 hot dogs, halved horizontally 1/4 cup cornstarch 3/4 cup yellow cornmeal...
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    Ina Garten's Dipping Sauce for Shrimp Cocktail

    Never buy bottled sauce again, and it's fast and easy to make. 1/2 cup Heinz ketchup 1/2 cup Heinz Chili Sauce 3 tablespoons prepared Horseradish 2 teaspoon FRESH lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1/4 teaspoon Tabasco sauce Combine all ingredients, keep in fridge. Should you...
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    Brunswick Stew

    A slightly sweet, slightly tangy, full of flavor Southern classic 5 strips bacon, well cooked, crumbled. 1 skinless chicken breast, bone in preferred 4 oz pork.. loin, chop, etc 1 med onion, chopped 2 stalks celery, chopped 1 med red or yellow bell pepper, chopped 4 small carrots, sliced 3...
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    Compulsive Hoarding?

    How do you help a family member who hoards compulsively? My father's house is a risk to his health and safety. The volume of mess impedes movement around the house as well as the rooms' function (ie- he can't cook in the kitchen because there's 5 feet of clothes piled upon the stove, or shower...
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    Tips for cleaning & organizing my house?

    I have been in my house now for over a year. @ first I thought it was just me & that I did not have any motivation or skills of cleaning but then I thought, "OK how hard is it to clean a house?" well now I'm back to my first impression. I can't clean. I can't get motivated. I know I should...
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    Does anyone have a recipe for Tiramisu that they've actually made and loved?

    May I request the recipe?
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    Strange recipe request. I have leftover cinnamon bread that is going to go bad soon ...?

    So I want to know if anyone has any ideas on how I could incorporate this bread into a dish. Strange ideas are more than welcome, even if you've never done it. I'm having a party this weekend and I've gotta bring a dish. Obviously I'm going to make something more mainstream but if I could find...
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    recipe requested for Mexican coconut and milk candy?

    In Kansas City Ks Little Mexico district they sell a square candy made of shredded coconut in a milky base that I think is coated with confectionary sugar. It is much beter than what is normaly called Coconut bars that are tri-colored. I would love the recipe.