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    Zesty Fruit Cups

    1 can (30 oz) fruit cocktail, drained (reserve 2 tbsp. syrup) 1 orange, pared and sectioned 1 tsp. grated orange peel 1/4 cup brown sugar (packed) 2 tbsp. chopped nuts 1/4 tsp. nutmeg Mix fruit cocktail and orange sections; divide among 4 foil tart pans. Mix reserved syrup and the remaining...
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    Cherry Pudding

    1 cup Gold Medal flour (if using self-rising, omit salt and baking soda) 1 cup sugar 1 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 1 egg 1 cup canned red tart cherries plus enough liquid to fill cup 1/2 cup coarsely chopped nuts 1 tbsp. butter or margarine Grease baking pan, 9x9x2". Mix all ingredients...
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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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    Fresh Apple Pie

    2 sticks or 1 packet Betty Crocker pie crust mix 3/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup Gold Medal flour 1/2 tsp. nutmeg 1/2 tsp. cinnamon Dash salt 6 cups thinly sliced pared tart apples (about 5 medium) 2 tbsp. butter or margarine Heat oven to 425F. Prepare pastry for 9" Two-crust Pie as directed on package...
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    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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    Mini Jelly Rolls

    Prepare lemon chiffon cake mix as directed on package except - bake in 2 ungreased loaf pans, 9x5x3", 45 to 55 minutes. Invert to cool. Remove cakes from pans. cut cakes into 1/4" slices. Spread each slice with tart jam or jelly; roll up and secure with wooden pick. Dust with confectioners'...
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    Jiffy Tarts

    Heat oven to 450F. Prepare pastry for one-crust pie as directed on 1 package of pie crust mix except - divide dough into 8 equal parts; roll each part into round. Fit rounds over backs of muffin cups or small custard cups, making pleats so pastry will fit closely. Prick thoroughly with fork to...
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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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    Coconut Tarts

    3 eggs, beaten 1 1/2 cups white sugar 1/2 cup butter or margarine, melted 4 tsp. lemon juice 1 tsp. vanilla 1 1/3 cup flaked coconut Combine eggs, sugar, butter, vanilla, and lemon juice. Beat until fluffy and add coconut. Spoon into uncooked tart shells. Bake at 350F for 40 minutes. Cool and...
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    Butter Tart Squares

    Ingredients make about 16 squares. 3/4 cup all purpose flour 1/4 cup all purpose flour 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup softened butter 2 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup corn syrup 1 tsp. vanilla Pinch of salt 1 cup golden raisins Preheat oven to 350F. Grease an 8" square pan. In a small bowl combine...
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    Mini Shrimp Quiches

    Pastry: 2 cups Monarch Tea-Bisk 1/4 cup shortening 3 to 4 tbsp. water Filling: 1 can (4 oz. / 113 g) small shrimp 1 egg 1/2 cup cream 2 tbsp. chopped green onion 1/4 tsp. dried dill weed (optional) Pinch pepper 3/4 cup grated swiss cheese Measure Tea-Bisk into a bowl. Cut in shortening to form...
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    What are some tips for a good-smelling apartment?

    I live in a studio apartment with the kitchen separate from the rest. I have a hard time keeping the place smelling fresh and such (yes, I am a bachelor). Any tips? I don't care for the overly-sweet smell of sprays and candles.
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    Can I use whole milk plain yogurt in a soup recipe instead of heavy cream?

    I have all the ingredients to make soup tuscana, except the cream! I do have whole milk plain yogurt though...can I use that? I would hate to have to make a trip to the store for just one thing if I can make a substitution.Thanks in advance
  14. Anonymous

    Does anyone have any great cleaning tips?

    I am cleaning house today. Please let me know your favorite great cleaning tips?
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    Hot Dogs and Cabbage

    INGREDIENTS: 1 small head cabbage, shredded 2 tart apples, such as Granny Smith, peeled, cored, and sliced 2 tablespoons bacon drippings or butter or margarine 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 8 ounces hot dogs, cut in 2-inch pieces water 3 tablespoons vinegar 1 teaspoon sugar 1...
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    Cherry-Pistachio Crispers

    1-3/4 c. flour 1/4 tsp. salt 3/4 tsp. baking soda 3/4 c. (1 1/2sticks) butter, softened 1/2 c. packed light brown sugar 1/4 c. granulated sugar, plus more for shaping cookies 3 tbsp. light corn syrup 2 tbsp. milk 2 tsp. vanilla 1 c. miniature-size semisweet chocolate chips 3/4 c. shelled...
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    Lemon Meringue Pie

    Ingredients * THE BASE * To taste Butter (melted) * 1 Packet Tennis or Rich Tea Biscuites * THE FILLING * 3 Large Eggs Yolks Only * 1 Tin Condensed Milk * Pinch Salt * 1 Lemon Lemon Juice (fresh) * THE MERINGUE * Few drops Lemon Essence * 1.5 Tblsp...
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    Onion Tart

    1 Tortilla Shell 3-4 onions minced fresh garlic tsp brown sugar beer thyme allspice bay leaf salt and pepper to taste Shredded Mozzerella Grated Parmesan Peppercorn Asagio Fresh Parsley Fry onions and garlic in olive on med heat for a few minutes, Add sugar and continue to fry on med-low heat...
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    German Apple And Rum Custard Cake

    8 Servings 5 T sugar 2/3 c butter (or margarine) 1 T milk 1/2 c soft bread crumbs 4 c apples,tart, sliced 1/4 c sugar 1/4 c rum 1/3 c sugar 1 1/2 c flour,unbleached, unsifted 1 T lemon rind,grated 1 egg yolk,large filling ========================== 2 T butter (or margarine),melted 1 T lemon...
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    Crockpot Apple Pie

    8 tart apples peeled and sliced 1 1/4 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon allspice 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 3/4 cup milk 2 tablespoons butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 cup Bisquick 1 cup Bisquick 1/3 cup brown sugar 3 tablespoons cold butter Toss apples in large bowl...