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Zucchini Brownies

Reviewed: Apr. 11, 2012
Fabulous brownies that make me feel like I was eating something "healthy" ;) Only change I made was adding a 1/2 cup of Ghirardelli Bittersweet Chocolate Baking Chips. The brownies were soo moist and delicious! I was seriously surprised by how good they were! Thank you for sharing the wonderful recipe!
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Cajun Seafood Pasta

Reviewed: Mar. 15, 2011
This is a great recipe for seafood pasta! I used half milk & half heavy cream (same measurements), added 1tblsp of Cajun seasoning and sauteed fresh red bell peppers, red onion, and mushrooms with the green onions before adding them to the sauce. I served this over fresh red pepper pasta which made the dish that much better! This recipe is a keeper! Thanks for sharing!
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Baklava

Reviewed: Apr. 11, 2012
GREAT Baklava recipe! I followed the other reviewers advice and made the sauce first and let it cool while prep & baking the baklava. I also used a combo of walnuts and pistachios. So simple & delicious! I can't wait to make it again!
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Glazed Apple Cream Pie

Reviewed: Nov. 22, 2010
Everyone loved this pie! It’s a great twist on a classic dish. I used 4 granny smith apples which were just right for the filling. I added 1 tsp. of cinnamon on the apples and 1tsp. of cinnamon in the glaze. I made a lattice topping and the glaze seeped into the apples…..yummy! I’m going to try it with a mixed berry topping next!
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Double Layer Pumpkin Cheesecake

Reviewed: Nov. 14, 2010
Great recipe! I made a graham cracker crust with a pinch of cinnamon, nutmeg, and clove. I made a few changes the second time around and it came out even better. I used the entire can of pumpkin puree, doubled the spices and vanilla extract, and beat the mixture until it was lump free and very smooth. I mixed everything up instead of doing the double layer and it came out much more like a real cheesecake. Thank you for sharing!
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Downeast Maine Pumpkin Bread

Reviewed: Nov. 13, 2010
Great recipe! Bread came out moist and delicious. I added 1 tsp. of vanilla, reduced oil to 1/2 cup oil and added 1/2 cup apple sauce. I also did 1/2 tsp. of both clove & ginger. I reduced the sugar to 2 cups using 1 cup brown & 1 cup white sugar. Lastly, I made a melted butter and brown sugar & cinnamon combo and glazed the top while still hot. Will definitely be making this again!
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Apple Pie by Grandma Ople

Reviewed: Nov. 8, 2010
Simple to make and delicious! I followed the recipe with everything except I added 1 tbsp. vanilla extract, 1 tbsp. cinnamon, and 1 tsp. nutmeg. Everyone loved it!!
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Vegetarian Moussaka

Reviewed: Sep. 23, 2010
Made this last night & it was fantastic! I used a mandolin to slice the veggies and roasted them as other reviews suggested. I also used canned lentils, added fresh red bell pepper to the onion sauté and used diced fire roasted tomatoes with chilies in them which added a great kick and lots of flavor to the mixture. I added 1tsp. cinnamon and Greek seasoning to the lentil mixture. I doubled the Béchamel sauce since I was using a longer pan with less layers and added 1tsp. of cinnamon and nutmeg to the sauce. It was not labor intensive just required lots of baking time. It smelled wonderful & came out delicious! This recipe is a keeper & I will definitely be making this again! Thanks for sharing!
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Balsamic Cream Sauce

Reviewed: Mar. 15, 2011
Delicious and lovely sauce! I made a few changes which worked out well: used shallots instead of onions, mixed 1 tblsp of corn starch with milk added that to 1/2 cup of milk in addition to the cream, and added 2 cloves of garlic to the sauce. Also skipped the ckn bouillon granules and doubled the balsamic vinegar & cheese. I mixed the sauce with fresh garlic linguine pasta mixed with sauteed spinach, mushroom, onions, and peppers.
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Baked Pineapple Casserole

Reviewed: Sep. 4, 2010
I made a double batch; subbed 1 cup of brown sugar for white, subbed 6 eggs for 8, added 1 tbsp. cinnamon & nutmeg, and put some bread inside but the rest on top & topped bread with melted butter. Came out delicious!
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Cream Corn Like No Other

Reviewed: Aug. 16, 2010
LOVED IT!!! Super rich & creamy--my new go to side dish for extra corn! I used fresh roasted corn and blended a little heavy cream with 2% milk for the whole milk part but it still came out great! Big hit at the bbq!
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Bread Pudding II

Reviewed: Aug. 29, 2010
This bread pudding was a big hit at the bbq! I used criasins instead of raisins and added walnuts. Also reduced the eggs to 3 and used left over whole wheat french bread. This was simple & easy! Even better if served warm with a scoop of ice cream!
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Spicy Fish Soup

Reviewed: Oct. 21, 2011
This is a fabulous, easy, & flavorful fish stew! I made a few changes for our preferences: added ½ cup chopped carrots, 1 celery stick chopped, ½ cup corn; subbed 2 fresh jalapenos for the green chilies, sub veggie stock for ckn stock, sub red bell pepper for green, used canned fire roasted diced tomatoes; added 1 tsp. old bay, pinch of Cajun seasoning, 1 extra clove of garlic. Used sour cream instead of yogurt (what I had on hand) and served it with lime wedge & avocado slices on top. Turned out spicy, delicious, and very filling! Thanks for sharing this great recipe. I will definitely be making this again!
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Cranberry Pecan Muffins

Reviewed: Nov. 6, 2011
Fantastic muffin recipe! The only changes I made was increasing the vanilla to 1 tbsp., adding 1 tbsp. orange rind, adding a pinch of clove, and increasing the nutmeg to 1 tsp. I made 24 mini muffins and 9 large muffins. I also topped them off with Simple Orange Glaze from this site. Absolutely moist & delicious! I will definitely be making these again. Thanks for sharing!
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Quinoa and Black Beans

Reviewed: Apr. 20, 2011
Delicious, simple, quick, and filling! I only used 1 can of black beans & it was plenty. I used 1/2 cup peas & 1/2 cup corn and added some sauteed spinach to the mixture. Also added 1/2 red bell pepper to the onion & garlic saute and doubled the spices. Came out colorful, flavorful, and tasty. Topped it with some chopped avocado & lime juice....Yummy!
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Cajun Chicken Pasta

Reviewed: Mar. 15, 2011
Delicious & easy pasta dish. I skipped the ckn and used a veggie medley (broccoli, asparagus, mushrooms, onions, red pepper, peas) I doubled Cajun seasoning and some of the herb (I like lots of flavor in my sauce), used half milk & half heavy cream, added a few splashes of Tabasco sauce, and used a blend of Swiss & Parmesan cheese....came out very good! I will definitely make this again!
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Easy Peach Crisp II

Reviewed: Jun. 13, 2011
Great base recipe! I added 2 tblsp of flour, 1 tsp cinnamon, 1 tsp vanilla extract & 1 cup of blueberries to the peach mixture. For the topping I added reduced the flour to 1 cup and added 1/2 cup of oats, I subbed the white sugar with 1/2 cup brown sugar & 1/4 cup white sugar, added 1/2 tsp nutmeg & allspice, and 1/4 cup chopped pecans & walnuts. Used only 1/2 the butter and the topping came out very crumbly and flavorful! Easy & delicious! Thanks for sharing!
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Scrumptious Strawberry Shortcake

Reviewed: Jun. 19, 2011
Great, quick, and easy shortcake recipe! I reduced the baking powder by 1 tsp. & added 2 tsp of vanilla extract as other reviews suggested. I served it w homemade whipped cream & a strawberry and blueberry mixture (w little sugar) that was saturating overnight. Lovely summer dessert!
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Strawberry Coffee Cake

Reviewed: Aug. 24, 2011
Fantastic cake that is quick, simple, and easy to put together. I added 1/2 cup of strawberries(and pushed them into the cake), 1 tsp vanilla extract, and mixed half & half white & half light brown sugar. I also substituted brown sugar in the topping and added 1 tsp. cinnamon. Simply delicious!!!
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Orange Cranberry Oatmeal

Reviewed: Mar. 5, 2012
Great base recipe! I skipped the can of mandarins since I didn't have any on hand. I added 1 tsp. of vanilla extract, a healthy dash of cinnamon, and used 3 teaspoons of brown sugar. Turned out delicious! Thanks for sharing!
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