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Greek Butter Cookies

Reviewed: Apr. 3, 2010
Very, very plain and I added the zest of a lemon to the batter because I had it around. Also they spread and so didn't look very good either. Dough was very difficult to work with. I am going to go with a butter cookie that has a little more flavor and some baking powder next time!
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Jumpin' Java Cookies

Reviewed: Sep. 28, 2007
I agree with other reviewers that 1) the batter was runny. I added a few more tablespoons of flour but they still spread quite a bit. And 2) that they didn't really taste like coffee. But because they had a cake-y texture they were perfect for sandwich cookies. So I made the mocha frosting from a brownie recipe on this site and made sandwiches. Probably won't make again because somewhat time consuming to get what you want. But together the flavors and textures were good.
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Creole Hot Water Cornbread

Reviewed: Feb. 9, 2007
I think this is a novel variation on cornbread--which is why I tried it, but I was disappointed in the flavor. I like cornbread with spicy foods to temper the spice so there was a little to much heat in here without enough sweet to balance it out. Great texture though. I used vegetable shortening for frying--keeps it vegetarian-friendly.
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Feta Cheese Foldovers

Reviewed: Dec. 14, 2006
Every time I make these they get rave reviews. So easy and yummy.
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Apple Oatmeal Bars

Reviewed: Oct. 21, 2006
Not very impressed. Added cinnamon and nutmeg and was still on the bland side. Not very bar-like. Ended up throwing out half the pan. I agree with the reviewer who mentioned the too predominant taste of salt and soda. There was something just a little bit off in the flavor.
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Easy Chocolate Cookies

Reviewed: Oct. 21, 2006
Not bad tasting; moist and chewy. But not worth the hassle. They spread very thin in the oven and are difficult to get off pan even with greased cookie sheet and spatula. I would rather just make brownies.
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Jesse and Steve's Fresh Strawberry Cake

Reviewed: Jul. 31, 2006
I was disappointed by the recipe. I made some of the modifications suggested by others (adding more strawberries for one) and though the flavor was okay (including the glaze) the cake itself was dense and more like a bar cookie. With all the modifications suggested throughout perhaps someone should just write a new recipe!
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