Cynthia Recipe Reviews (Pg. 1) - Allrecipes.com (10543076)

cook's profile

Cynthia

Reviews

Photos

Menus

 
View All Reviews Learn more

Carrot Salad

Reviewed: Jun. 10, 2010
Wonderful salad, both pleasing to the eye as well as the palate! I did substitute Splenda for the sugar, and used crushed pineapple as that is what I had on hand. This is definitely a recipe that I will use again and again. Thank you, Carol!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
6 users found this review helpful

Bread Machine Challah II

Reviewed: Mar. 13, 2013
Can't believe I never reviewed this recipe...have been using for a couple of years. It is fantastic! I make just as written except usually use 4 1/2 cups of flour. I also sprinkle with sesame seeds or poppy seeds after the egg wash. This is an unbelievably great recipe, which my husband loves! Thank you SO much for this wonderful recipe...now if I could only braid the bread better!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Cranberry and Cilantro Quinoa Salad

Reviewed: Feb. 19, 2013
This was the first time I tried quinoa, but it won't be the last! Really liked the crunch of the almonds, and the sweetness of the cranberries. I used dried cranberries sweetened with apple juice from the health food store. The salad looks pretty, and is good for you. Gotta love that! I did drizzle a little olive oil on top of my serving...perfect!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
1 user found this review helpful

Three Cheese Garlic Scalloped Potatoes

Reviewed: Nov. 1, 2010
Yum yum! This was SO good! I ran out of provolone, so used a little mozzarella to make up for it. I also used a combination of half and half with heavy cream. Perfect! I covered with foil for the first half of baking as suggested by one reviewer, and the potatoes cooked perfectly! My husband loved this as well, so I will definitely make this again. Thanks so much for the wonderful recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Aunt Blanche's Blueberry Muffins

Reviewed: Sep. 19, 2010
I have been searching for years for a nice, sweet blueberry muffin recipe, and now I found it! I used frozen blueberries as that is what I had on hand, and also added 1 teaspoon of vanilla to batter. Otherwise, followed exactly. Next time I want blueberry muffins, I will look no further than this recipe. Definitely a keeper, and I am so glad I found it! Thanks, Bevy!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Onion Bake

Reviewed: Sep. 19, 2010
This recipe was really scrumptious, and oh so very rich! I just loved the taste of the crispy French bread on top of the onion mixture. So easy to make, that I will make this recipe again, probably around the holidays. Thanks for a wonderful treat!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
1 user found this review helpful

Pancakes I

Reviewed: Sep. 19, 2010
These were wonderful, and were similar to a recipe I had and lost years ago. Per personal preference, I used melted butter instead of vegetable oil, and added 1 teaspoon of vanilla. I also let the batter rest in the refrigerator for around 30 minutes before cooking. Perfection! Will use this recipe again and again....thanks!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Yorkshire Pudding

Reviewed: Sep. 15, 2010
I've made this a couple of times, and each time was just GREAT! This is by far the best recipe for Yorkshire Pudding I've found, and it is definitely a keeper! The first time I made, I had no juice left from the roast I made, so used 1/4 cup olive oil and 1/4 cup butter. Marvelous! The second time, I used the the au jus from my brisket...YUM! Thank you SO much for the great recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
1 user found this review helpful

Savory Garlic Marinated Steaks

Reviewed: Sep. 11, 2010
Absolutely the best steak marinade I have ever made. I followed to a T, and marinaded for 20 hours before grilling. So, so very good! I do recommend using a good quality balsamic vinegar as it is a must to get the best flavor. Definitely a keeper!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
1 user found this review helpful

Roasted New Red Potatoes

Reviewed: Sep. 11, 2010
So easy and oh so good! Ten minutes before they were done, I tossed some chopped onion and minced garlic in with the potatoes. I also added some rosemary with the salt and pepper just because I love rosemary on potatoes! Excellent, simple, and quick to make; thanks for the great recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Carrots 'n' Celery with Pecans

Reviewed: Sep. 10, 2010
Yum! I thought this was very good! I did add a little bit more dill weed, plus a dash of pepper. The dish looked great, and went excellently with the chicken I prepared, plus was very easy. Thanks for a great recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Baked Chicken and Stuffing

Reviewed: Sep. 9, 2010
I really loved this dish! My mom was visiting, and is now insisting I make this when she comes down over the Holidays! The only thing I did differently was to saute the chicken, which I had cut into cubes, in a small amount of olive oil just till no longer pink. Plus, I used a little more chicken broth than called for, but was otherwise true to the recipe. Excellent!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Classic Tiramisu

Reviewed: Sep. 9, 2010
I have made several recipes for tiramisu, but this is the best one BY FAR I have ever made. I like the fact that this one is sweeter than the others, plus I like the fact that you cook the egg...makes it just a little bit safer in my viewpoint. I did not have mascarpone cheese, so used the cream cheese/sour cream/whipping cream substitute used by LGIORGI on that review. Since my ladyfingers were hard, I made around 1 1/2 cups of strong coffee with a little Kahlua, soaking each ladyfinger for just a few seconds. If you use this method, do not soak too long or the ladyfingers will fall apart. Everything came out perfect. I impressed the heck out of my guests! :D Wonderful, wonderful recipe, which I will definitely make again, probably over the holidays. Thank you VERY MUCH for the great recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
6 users found this review helpful

Black Bean, Corn, and Tomato Salad with Feta Cheese

Reviewed: Sep. 9, 2010
This was really fantastic! I stayed true to the recipe except I used a can of whole kernel corn as I didn't have corn on the cob. Just the right amount of spiciness, plus I love the flavor from the feta cheese. Very, very good, and I will definitely make again and again. Thank you SO much for the great recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Layered Chicken and Black Bean Enchilada Casserole

Reviewed: Aug. 8, 2010
This was very good, and so easy. I didn't have any red enchilada sauce, and so used the green enchilada sauce I had on hand. For the cheese, I mixed Monterrey Jack cheese and Cheddar. Excellent! I can't wait to make this again, using the red enchilada sauce! Thanks for the great recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful

Slow-Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

Reviewed: Mar. 18, 2013
This was my first time trying corned beef and cabbage, and all I can say is WOW! Tasted fantastic! I followed recipe exactly except for cutting carrots into slices instead of matchsticks. The potatoes were not mushy at all...they were just right! Cabbage cooked quickly, so no problems with that. And, as I followed the directions of the recipe, I did cook it on HIGH. The corned beef was SO tender! Love this recipe, and will definitely make it again! Thank you LUSYRSGIRL for a fantastic recipe. Absolutely delicious!!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
6 users found this review helpful

Texas Ranch Chicken

Reviewed: Aug. 8, 2010
This was SO easy, and delicious! My husband loved it. I did salt and pepper the chicken, and marinate it in the ranch dressing for a couple of hours. I then followed the rest of the recipe as written. Very very good, and I will make again...often!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
1 user found this review helpful

Vanilla Glaze

Reviewed: Apr. 29, 2010
This was so very, very good. Just easy, breezy to make. I did use a little more milk, but otherwise stuck to the exact recipe. I've served it over a chocolate torte, as well as scones I made. This is a great addition to my recipes, and I will use this again and again. Thanks so very much for the great recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
1 user found this review helpful

World's Best Scones! From Scotland to the Savoy to the U.S.

Reviewed: Apr. 25, 2010
Wow! These are unbelievably good. I followed the recipe exactly, except I added blueberries instead of currants or raisins. Delish! Much, much better than any scone I have ever made or purchased. Will definitely make these again (and again and again!)!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
3 users found this review helpful

Sesame Broccoli

Reviewed: Feb. 25, 2010
This was an excellent recipe for broccoli, plus I love sesame seeds! The only thing I did differently was to saute the broccoli in a tablespoon or so of the olive oil for a few minutes as opposed to cooking the broccoli in water. I then added the sesame seeds, tossing with the broccoli, cooking a couple more minutes. I then removed from the heat and added the sugar, lemon juice and soy sauce. This made the recipe even easier, and eliminated a pan for clean-up. Thanks so much for the recipe!
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
5 users found this review helpful

Displaying results 1-20 (of 33) reviews
 
ADVERTISEMENT
Subscribe Today!

In Season

Chicken On the Grill
Chicken On the Grill

Something about the grill's heat brings out the best flavor in the simplest chicken recipe.

Summer Desserts
Summer Desserts

We have over 700 dessert recipes just for summer fun.

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!

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