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    Mini Meatball Variations

    Prepare Mini Meatballs as directed except - try one of the variations below. Wrap-around Meatballs: Shape meat mixture around one of the following: Dill pickle slice, pimiento-stuffed olive slice, Cheddar cheese cube, ripe olive slice, cocktail onion, green pepper cube or marinated mushroom...
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    Quick Date Bar Cookies

    Prepare Betty Crocker date bar mix as directed on package except - choose one of the following variations: * Cherry Date Bars: Add 1/4 cup chopped maraschino cherries, well drained, to the date filling. * Coconut-Topped Date Bars: Sprinkle finely chopped coconut over bars before baking.
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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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    Ice Cream Flavor Variations

    Vary the basic recipe for Homemade Ice Cream to make any of these delightful flavors. Chocolate Ice Cream: Decrease vanilla to 1 tsp. and increase sugar to 1 cup. Stir 2 oz. unsweetened chocolate into hot milk mixture in saucepan. Fresh Peach Ice Cream: Decrease vanilla to 1 tsp. Mash 4 or 5...
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    Delicious Chocolate Fridge Biscuit Cake

    Hi All! I'm a newbie here so allow me to introduce myself. I'm MEnoMonki and I hope I will enjoy my stay here and share many of my recipes and learn a couple of new ones. So let me start by sharing my 1st recipe that my mom and also my grandmother use to make: Delicious Chocolate Fridge...
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    Winter-Summer Peach Favorites

    Variations on salad greens. Serve with sweet fruit dressing. *Peach, apricot or pear half or pineapple slice; top with tiny cream cheese balls rolled in chopped nuts (pistachios are especially attractive). *Halved green grapes or cherries in cavity of peach or pear halves. *Peach or pear...
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    Overnight Apple Butter

    1 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup honey 1/4 cup apple cider 1 tbsp ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp ground cloves 1/8 tsp ground mace 10 medium apples, cored, and cut into large chunks (about 2-1/2 lbs). Combine all ingredients in a 5-qt electric slow cooker. Cover and cook on low 10 hours or until...
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    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.
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    Does anyone have the recipe for a layer dessert with crust, cream cheese, chocolate pudding, whipped cream?

    I can't look it up because I don't know what it is called, but it has been popular for years at functions. A friend has requested it and I can't find my copy of that recipe. It is the 13 x 9 in pan size. Thanks if you have it.That's it Jennifer, thanks alotI'm sure there are many wonderful...
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    Anybody have a tried and true recipe for stuffed shells they can share?

    I am having a large gathering, this was the dish Birthday Boy requested and to be honest, my recipe has flopped a few times. Not a chance I want to take with the future in laws in attendance! Thanks in advance!
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    Recipe requested for cinnamon scones?

    Similar to the scones at Panera's if possible.
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    Cookie recipe request...chocolate chip and (?)?

    Making cookies to send to my guy in Iraq. There are so many chocolate chip cookie recipes out here. Do you have one that's tried and true, maybe a little different, or just really "special?"Thanks for any you'd be willing to share!
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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.
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    "Canada Day" Vegetable Lasagna

    Zucchini & black olives provide another "interesting variation" on the standard lasagna flavor. This recipe can be frozen with no loss of flavor! 2 tablespoon oil 1 large clove garlic, minced 1 large onion, chopped 1 green pepper, chopped 2 stalks celery, chopped 1/2 teaspoon oregano 1/2...
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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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    Easy Waffles

    For breakfast tomorrow, here are some easy waffle variations. Enjoy. Recipe 1 Ingredients; 1 and 1/2 cups whole wheat or all purpose flour 3/4 tsp. salt 5 tbs. sugar 4 tsp. baking powder 1 and 1/2 tsp. vanilla 6 tbs. melted butter 2 large eggs 1 and 1/2 cup milk 3/4 cup blueberries, raisins...
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    Rice Fillings for Ukrainian Cabbage Rolls

    7 Variations below: 2 cups rice 2 cups or less boiling water 2 teaspoons salt 1 medium onion, chopped 4 to 5 tablespoons butter or other fat Salt and pepper Wash the rice well in a sieve until the water comes off clear. Add to the boiling water, stir in the salt, bring to a brisk boil, and let...
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    Meatball Orzo Soup

    Prep Time: 15 Minutes Cook Time: 35 Minutes Ready In: 50 Minutes Yields: 6 servings "This soup is a variation of the wonderful Greek avgolemono soup. Using ready-made meatballs makes it a quick and easy supper dish, but it doesn't shortcut the hearty soup's delicious flavor." INGREDIENTS: 4...
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    Apple Brown Betty

    This is a variation made using crushed graham crackers. 2 cups of peeled, cored, sliced apples 2 cups crumbled graham crackers (about 12) cinnamon butter 1 3/4 cups milk In a buttered baking dish arrange alternate layers of crushed crackers and sliced apples sprinkled with cinnamon and dotted...
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    Chocolate Chip Cookies From Scratch...That Even I Can Make

    Makes 2 dozen cookies 1/2 cup - (one half cup) rolled oats, regular or quick (I use the regular) On the front on the card it does say that if you don't want to take the time to grind the oatmeal in this recipe, you can add the oats as is. Just be sure to use the quick-cooking variety...I've...