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    Lemon Crunch Peaches

    Place canned peach halves cut sides up in ungreased baking dish. Dot with butter; sprinkle with mace, grated lemon peel and chopped nuts. Heat uncovered for 30 minutes at 350F.
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    Easy Broccoli Casserole

    In ungreased 2-qt casserole, place 2 pkg (10 oz each) frozen chopped broccoli and 2 cans (5 oz each) water chestnuts, drained and thinly sliced. Cover with 2 cans (10 1/2 oz each) condensed cream of chicken soup. Mix 2 tbsp. dry bread crumbs, 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese and 2 tbsp. butter...
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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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    Crab Dip in Pepper Shells

    4 medium green peppers 4 cups sour cream 4 cans (7 1/2 oz each) crabmeat, drained and cartilage removed 2 tsp. garlic salt 1 tsp. grated lemon peel 4 large cucumbers 4 cans (8 1/2 oz each) water chestnuts, drained Cut thin slices from stem ends of peppers. Remove seeds and membranes. Mix sour...
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    Nutty Muffin Raisin Ring

    1/3 cup butter or margarine 1/3 cup brown sugar (packed) 12 pecan halves 1 pkg. Better Crocker butter pecan muffin mix 1/2 cup raisins Heat oven to 400F. In oven, melt butter in 5-cup ring mold. Remove from oven; sprinkle with sugar and arrange pecan halves on sugar mixture. Prepare muffin mix...
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    Date-Nut Torte

    8 eggs 2 cups sugar 2 cups dry bread crumbs 2 tsp. baking powder 4 cups pitted dates, cut up 2 cups coarsely chopped walnuts Ice cream or whipped cream Heat oven to 350F. Grease 2 baking pans 9x9x2". Beat eggs until thick and lemon colored; beat in sugar gradually. Stir in bread crumbs and...
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    Oven Stew

    4 lbs. beef round steak, cut into 1" cubes 4 cups sliced carrots 2 cups sliced celery 4 medium onions, sliced 2 cans (5oz each) water chestnuts, drained and sliced 2 cans (6oz each) sliced mushrooms, drained 1/4 cup plus 2 tbsp. Gold Medal flour 2 tbsp. sugar 2 tbsp. salt 2 cans (16oz each)...
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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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    Butterscotch Fondue

    3/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup light corn syrup 1/4 tsp. salt 1/4 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 cup light cream (20%) 1/2 tsp. vanilla or 1 tbsp. rum Dippers (below) Mix sugar, corn syrup, salt, butter and 1/2 cup of the cream. Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally, to 234F on a candy...
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    Apricot Balls (Fondue Dippers)

    1 pkg (8 oz) dried apricots, ground or finely cut up 2 1/2 cups flaked coconut 3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk 2/3 cup finely chopped nuts or confectioners' sugar Mix apricots, coconut and milk. Shape mixture into 1" balls; roll in nuts. Let stand 2 hours or until firm. 4 dozen dippers Tangy...
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    Quick Lemon Fondue

    Blend 1 pkg. Betty Crocker lemon frosting mix, 1/4 cup plus 2 tbsp. hot water and 2 tbsp. corn syrup; beat until smooth. Pour into dessert fondue pot to heat. Spear Dippers (below) and swirl in fondue. 2 cups Dippers: Day-old gingerbread squares, cream cheese squares rolled in toasted sesame...
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    Psychedelic Dessert Fondue

    In dessert fondue pot, pour 1 cup boiling water over 1 pkg. (6 oz) fruit-flavored gelatin. Stir to dissolve. Adjust heat when necessary to keep fondue warm. Spear Dippers (below) and swirl in fondue, then dip into whipped cream or chopped nuts. 4 servings Dippers: Angel food or pound cake...
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    Fig Nut Bars

    2 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 tsp. vanilla 1/2 cup Gold Medal flour 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. salt 1 1/2 cups finely cut-up figs 1 cup chopped nuts Heat oven to 350F. Grease baking pan, 9x9x2". Beat eggs until foamy; beat in sugar and vanilla. Blend in flour, baking powder and salt. Stir in...
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    Lemon Pudding Cakes

    Prepare Betty Crocker lemon pudding cake mix as directed on package and, for a change, prepare one of these variations: *Sprinkle 1/4 cup chopped nuts and 1/4 cup cut-up dates over batter before adding pudding. Bake 30 to 35 minutes. *Slice 1 large ripe banana over batter before adding...
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    Nuts And Bolts

    4 cups Cheerios cereal 1 1/2 cups mixed nuts or peanuts 1 1/2 cups seasoned croutons 1 cup pretzel sticks 1/2 cup salad oil 2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce 1/2 tsp. garlic salt 1/4 tsp. salt Heat oven to 275F. In an ungreased baking pan, 13x9x2", mix cereal, nuts, croutons and pretzel sticks. Blend...
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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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    Loaf Cake Sandwiches

    Heat oven to 350F (325F for glass pans). Grease and flour 2 loaf pans, 9x5x3". Prepare Betty Crocker chocolate, devil's food, yellow, or white cake mix as directed on package except - use 2 tbsp less water. Pour into pans. Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out...
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    Chocolate Banana Bobs

    Peel 4 medium bananas; cut crosswise into 4 pieces. Insert wooden ice-cream stick in each piece; place on baking sheet. Freeze until bananas are firm, about 2 hours. In top of double boiler over boiling water, melt 2 tbsp. shortening and 3/4 cup semisweet chocolate pieces, stirring...
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    1 cup pecans, chopped 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1 bar (4 1/2 oz) milk chocolate candy, broken into pieces, or 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate pieces Butter baking pan 9x9x2". Spread pecans in pan. Heat sugar and butter to boiling, stirring constantly. Boil over medium...
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    Caramel Nut Cake Ring

    3 tbsp. butter or margarine, melted 1 tbsp. hot water 1/3 cup brown sugar, packed 2/3 cup chopped walnuts 1 pkg. Betty Crocker yellow or chocolate cake mix Spicy Sour Cream Heat oven to 350F. Grease and flour one 6-cup ring mold and one layer pan, 8 x 1 1/2". combine butter, water and brown...