1. Cookie

    Minty Pears A La Mode

    1 pkg (6 oz) semi-sweet chocolate pieces 1 can (5 1/3 oz) evaporated milk 1/8 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. peppermint extract 2 cans (16 oz each) pear halves, drained and chilled Peppermint ice cream In top of double boiler over hot water, melt chocolate pieces. Remove from heat; beat in milk, salt and...
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    Minty Chocolate Flip

    3/4 cup Glossy Fudge Sauce 1/4 cup malted milk powder 2 cups milk 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla 1/4 to 1/2 tsp. peppermint extract 2 to 3 cups vanilla ice cream, softened Mix sauce and malted milk powder until smooth. Slowly blend in milk and flavorings. Chill. To serve, stir in ice cream just until...
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    Chocolate Peppermint Shakes

    Mix 2 cups mild and 3/4 cup Glossy Fudge Sauce. Pour into 4 tall glasses. Stir in 2 to 4 scoops pink peppermint or vanilla ice cream into each glass just until blended. Serve immediately. 4 servings
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    Orange Sips

    Poke a peppermint candy stick into a whole orange and sip the juice through your sweet straw.
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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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    No-Cook Divinity

    1 pkg. Betty Crocker fluffy white frosting mix 1/3 cup light corn syrup 1 tsp. vanilla 1/2 cup boiling water 1 pkg. (16 oz) confectioners' sugar 1 cup chopped nuts In small mixer bowl, combine frosting mix (dry), corn syrup, vanilla and boiling water. Beat on highest speed until stiff peaks...
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    Minted Grapefruit

    Mix 1 can (16 oz) unsweetened grapefruit sections (with liquid) and 2 or 3 drops peppermint extract. Cover; chill at least 1 hour. 4 servings (30 calories each)
  8. MEnoMonki

    Very easy Perfect Peppermint Crisp Tart

    Hi all As promised, this week I'm giving you my next recipe, or at least more or less how I grew up knowing this dessert from my grandmother's days. The ingredients: 500ml fresh cream 1 X tin caramel 1 X pack of biscuits (the tealovers or tennis biscuit kind) Some fresh frozen mint leaves...
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    Chocolate Fudge Mint Brownies

    2 oz. unsweetened chocolate 1/2 cup butter 2 eggs 1 cup sugar Pinch salt 1/2 cup all purpose flour 1/2 tsp. vanilla 1/2 cup coarsely chopped walnuts Mint Layer Icing: 1 1/2 cup sifted icing sugar 2 tbsp. soft butter 2 tbsp. milk 1/2 tsp. peppermint extract Few drops green food coloring...
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    Peppermint Oreo Jello Salad

    1 package (6 ounces) lime-flavored gelatin 2 cups boiling water 2 cups cold water 1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract 4 ounces Cool Whip 8 finely crushed Oreo cookies Dissolve gelatin in boiling water as per directions on package. Add cold water and peppermint extract. Chill until slightly...
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    Misty Mint Cookies

    2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar 1/2 cup butter 1 egg 1 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract 1/2 cup sour milk Cream butter, add sugar and egg, beat well. Add rest of ingredients and mix well. Bake at 350* for 10 minutes.
  12. T

    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.
  13. R

    Does anyone have a good Peppermint Schnapps cheesecake recipe? ?

    I normally make a cheesecake for every holiday luncheon, by request I'm looking for a Peppermint Schnapps recipe. If you have one that you would share in it's entirety I would greatly appreciate it.
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    What can you take or do naturally to ease indigestion during pregnancy?

    Whenever I drink a lot of liquid i.e. water or soda, without eating anything, I get a feeling of trapped air at the top of my esophagus including a gurgling noise that I cannot control.I feel like I have to burp but I cannot physically make my body do it.Are there any remedies anyone can suggest...
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    DIY Household Tips 4 Me?

    I need tips like "use shaving cream to remove carpet stains" and "use olive oil to to get rid of squeaky wheels".
  16. Katie Girl

    What herbs are easy to grow?

    I Have got a balcony that I plan on producing herbs with. I possess a couple ceramic pots and am rummaging for a couple of more. I do cook a bit and plan to grow chives, cilantro and basil unquestionably. Does anybody have some hints for growing herbs or whatever tips for other herbs that I...
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    What grows best in a herb garden?

    I am just starting to plant my garden. I decided to do a small herb garden. I would like some examples of herbs that are pretty easy to grow and that taste great. I cook alot with oregano, basil, rosemary, and parsley. Have any tips or any other suggestions for a great garden? Thanks.
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    Chocolate Mint Royale

    for the crust: 1 cup chocolate wafer crumbs 1/4 cup chopped nuts 3 tablespoons melted butter or margarine for the filling: 1 envelope (packet)unflavored gelatin 1/2 cup and 1/2 cup water, separated 1 8 ounce package room temperature cream cheese 1 cup white granulated sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons...
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    Hot Coffee Drinks

    Although Irish Coffee is the talk of the town during the cold winter season, here are some simple variations that call for your favorite cup of joe and flavorful liqueurs to keep you nice and warm. Cheers! Nutty Irish Man 1 part Hiram Walker Hazelnut Liqueur 1 part Irish Cream 4 parts Hot...
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    Peppermint Angel Food Cake

    1 − 16 oz. package of angel food cake mix 10 striped round peppermint candies, crushed (1/3 cup) For Sauce: 3/4 cup sugar 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa 4 teaspoons cornstarch 1/2 cup evaporated skim milk 1 teaspoon vanilla Prepare cake according to package directions. Gently fold in crushed candy...