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    Turkey And Ham Fondue

    Remove gelatin from 1 lb. cooked turkey roll (or use left-over cooked turkey); cut meat into 3/4" cubes. Cut 1 lb. fully cooked boneless ham into 3/4" cubes. Prepare sauces (below). Cover meat and sauces; refrigerate. Remove from refrigerator about 15 minutes before serving. Prepare oil and...
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    Texas Barbecue (BBQ) Sauce

    1/2 cup tomato juice 1/4 cup water 2 tbsp. vinegar 2 tbsp. catsup 1 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce 1 tbsp. brown sugar 1 1/2 tsp. paprika 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. dry mustard 1/8 tsp. chili powder Dash cayenne red pepper Heat all ingredients to simmer. Cook, stirring occasionally, about 15 minutes or...

    Grilled Texas-Style Beef Ribs

    Grilled Texas-Style Beef Ribs o 3 to 4 pounds beef back ribs (about 8 ribs)* o 1 teaspoon salt o 1 teaspoon black pepper o 1 large onion, finely chopped o 1/2 cup honey o 1/2 cup catsup o 1 4-ounce can diced green chili peppers, drained o 1 tablespoon chili powder o 1 clove garlic, minced o 1/2...
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    Trail Driver Sandwich

    The National Sandwich Idea contest was held between 1956 and 1981. It was sponsored by the Wheat Flour Institute. Each year 20 sandwich recipes, created by Food Service professionals, were chosen as the top sandwich recipes from hundreds of entries. The Trail Driver Sandwich was the number #1...
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    How often do pregnancies end up in miscarriage without the woman knowing?

    For example: A woman is pregnant and doesn't know it, but has what she thinks is a period, but is actually a miscarriage. How common is that? Thanks in advance!
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    Recipe chipotle sauce covered cheese enchiladas Serrano's Austin, TX?

    I am a huge fan of Serrano's Restaurant in Austin, Texas. They have blended Tex-Mex with Southwestern Mexican Food. My favorite is the cheese enchiladas. Instead of the chili sauce on top, I request the chipoltle sauce. I asked them what type they used, and they said they made it homemade...
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    anyone have a good shrimp dijon recipe?

    the best shrimp dijon is made at a restaurant in Kemah, Texas by the name of "the flying dutchman" worked there my senior year in college and have requested the recipe from them via e-mail repeatedly. They always promise to provide-but never do.
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    is a $500 PG&E bill possible for a 5-person household or is something wrong?

    We live in California, there are 5 showers taken at the house a day, 10 loads of laundry a week. The heat is turned up to 75 degrees for about 16 hours a day and turned down to 60 for the other 8 hours of the day. If this does not seem weird to you could you give us some energy conservation...
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    What are your favorite unique household tips?

    I'm looking for tips that you wouldn't see on every cleaning or homemaking article. Here are some of mine:I use rubber bands to keep hangers from getting tangled up.I set the timer and empty the lint trap on the dryer before I fold and stack my clothes on top, that way I can just throw the next...
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    Perini Ranch Steak Rub

    A Texas-style steak rub worth committing to memory! Easy-to-find spices combine to add fantastic flavor to any steak, while helping to seal in the natural juices. 2 teaspoons cornstarch or flour 2 teaspoons salt 5 tablespoons coarse-ground pepper 1/2 teaspoon oregano 4 teaspoons garlic...
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    Texas Caviar

    1 can (15 ounces) black eye peas, rinsed and drained 1 cup red pepper, chopped 1/2 cup green pepper, chopped 1 medium red onion, chopped 2 scallions, chopped(including stems) 1/4 cup fresh minced parsley 1 garlic clove,minced 2 tsp lime zest 2 tbl fresh lime juice sea salt fresh ground pepper 3...
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    Texas Tamale Pie

    Topping: 1 (8 oz) can tomato sauce 2 1/2 cups water 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 cup yellow cornmeal 1 cup cold water Filling: 1 tablespoon bacon drippings 1/2 cup chopped onions 1 pound ground beef 1 (20 oz) can tomatoes, drained 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/4...
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    Texas Pecan Pie

    Yield: 2 pies Ingredients: 2 9-inch deep dish pie shells 2/3 cups butter 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups Steens pure cane syrup 2 cups brown sugar 6 eggs, beaten 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 5 tablespoons dark rum 3 cups pecans Directions: Preheat the oven to 450°F. Pierce dough with fork and bake the...
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    A Texas Breakfast Casserole

    1 can Crescent rolls 1 lb Sausage; cooked and drained Fresh mushrooms; sliced 3/4 lb Monterey jack cheese; grated 6 Eggs; beaten 1 can Cream of onion soup Line a 13x9 inch Pyrex dish with rolls, sealing perforations. Cover with sausage, mushrooms and half the cheese. Mix eggs with soup and...
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    Texas Red Hots (Chili Dogs)

    1lb lean ground beef 1/4 cup oil 1 large can (28 ounces) canned tomatoes, drained 1 clove garlic 1 to 2 tsp chili powder salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 12 good-quality hot dogs 1 cup chopped onion for garnish 1. In a large sauté pan or skillet, brown the meat in the oil. Stir in...
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    Smoked Sausage and Texas Toast Breakfast Bake

    1 (13.5 oz.) box frozen Texas toast with cheese, thawed (I used New York Brand's Five Cheese Texas Toast) 1 pound smoked sausage, chopped 1 chopped onion 1 cup chopped green peppers 4 cups shredded Mexican blend cheese, divided 8 eggs 2 cups milk 1 teaspoon dry mustard 1 teaspoon salt Spray a...
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    Texas Roadhouse Rockin' Fajitas

    Ingredients: Your choice of meat... four boneless, skinless chicken breasts, or four sirloin steaks, or combo of both Marinade: 1 bottle of Italian dressing 1 Cup olive oil 1 Tablespoon minced garlic 2-3 Rosemary and Basil sprigs Quarter two limes, two lemons, and one orange Pico De Gallo...
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    The Original Roadhouse Grill's Texas Egg Rolls And The Sweet Spicy Jalapeno Jelly Dip

    Rolls 1 (8 ounce) cream cheese, softened 12 jalapenos, chopped 1 lb egg roll wraps or wonton skins oil (for frying) water, small amount, mixed with 1 tablespoon flour Jalapeno Pepper Jelly 3 green bell peppers, minced 8 ounces diced canned jalapeno peppers 1 1/2 cups distilled white...
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    Easy Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake

    Cake: 2 c. flour 2 c. sugar 1/2 tsp. salt 3 - 4 Tbs. cocoa 1 stick margarine 1/2 c. shortening 1 c. water 2 beaten eggs 1 tsp. soda 1/2 c. buttermilk 1 tsp. vanilla Sift together into bowl the flour, sugar, and salt. Place margarine, shortening, water, and cocoa into pan and bring to a boil...
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    Football Hero Sandwich

    3 Rhodes Texas rolls, thawed but still cold 1 egg, beaten 3 lettuce leaves 3 sliced deli ham meat 3 slices cheesemayonnaise, if desired INSTRUCTION Cut ¼ off of one roll and roll it into a 10-inch rope. Cut the rope into 4 segments for the laces. Set aside. Press remaining 2 ¾ rolls into a...