Recipe Requests - Community - Allrecipes

the buzz

Welcome to The Buzz

Recipe Request Request a recipe  |  Learn More

Log in to add a comment to the recipe request. Join now to use this free feature.

Requested by:

Photo by Maggi

Cooking Level: Intermediate

Living In: Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, USA
Maggi is looking for: (1 recommendation)
I have a question re: customizing recipes. I made the recipe inside & reviewed it. Then I customized it to my preference. When I email the customized recipe, my changes do not show.

Recommend a recipe

Last updated: Jul. 19, 2013 6:26 am
Posted: Jul. 19, 2013 4:45 am
 
Recommended Recipe:
Photo of: Spinach and Tortellini Salad

Spinach and Tortellini Salad

Submitted by: lvich 
This salad is a snap to make and looks and tastes very Italian. Cheese tortellini are cooked al dente and tossed with spinach, Parmesan cheese, cherry tomatoes, sliced black olives, and a prepared Italian dressing. Great barbecue salad. 
Recommended by: Maggi
Jul. 19, 2013 4:47 am
Also, when you customize, your name appears as if you submitted it (in your recipe box) - I don't like that feature. Feels like "stealing" recipes...
Comments:
linda2d
Jul. 19, 2013 4:54 am
I see what you mean. You could change the actual ingredients since the "what I changed" doesn't email. The link to the original gives credit but you're not the first that I've seen that wished it didn't appear as "your" recipe.
 
linda2d
Jul. 19, 2013 4:58 am
by the way, can I ask how things went at the vet or should I not?
 
Maggi
Jul. 19, 2013 5:05 am
Hi. linda! Thanks, Gus is fine and medicated. Vet thinks it's a sprain. On 2 scripts. Vet has seen 5 cases this week. If Gus had broken anything, he would not put ANY weight on his leg. Just have to watch for improvement. Thanks for asking...
 
Maggi
Jul. 19, 2013 5:06 am
linda - so I can change the ingredients on original recipe & email that successfully?
 
linda2d
Jul. 19, 2013 5:09 am
I haven't done it since I'm still on the amateur circuit, but seems like it should work. I'll go try another custom email and see.
 
linda2d
Jul. 19, 2013 5:12 am
http://allrecipes.com/customrecipe/62179902/microwave-cashew-brittle/detail.aspx ....I emailed this one and all of her updates to description footnotes, and ingredients are there.
 
linda2d
Jul. 19, 2013 5:13 am
Glad Gus isn't more serious. Hopefully he mends quickly!
 
Maggi
Jul. 19, 2013 5:19 am
Thanks. Gus is not a good patient. LOL. Going to check out recipe you mailed to see what happens to me...
 
Maggi
Jul. 19, 2013 6:26 am
Okay - I saw the footnotes. Let me see if I can make changes there...
 
We do our best to make sure that Allrecipes user contributions are appropriate, but if you see anything questionable, please let us know so we can address the issue.
 
ADVERTISEMENT
Subscribe Today!

In Season

A Day To Remember
A Day To Remember

Memorial Day is a time to get together with friends and family for food, fun, and memories.

Potato Salad
Potato Salad

Nothing beats a big bowl of cool, creamy potato salad at your cookout.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!

Most Popular Blogs

Read our allrecipes.com blog

Recently Viewed Recipes

You haven't looked at any recipes lately. Get clicking!
Quick Links: Recipe Box | Shopping List | More »
 
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States