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Eggplant Mixed Grill

Reviewed: Aug. 29, 2010
Had some eggplant I needed to use so thought I would try this! Glad I did...had a girlfriend for dinner who loved it/she is a veggie lover... and gave her a copy of the recipe...next time I plan to make it with the suggested veggies minus mushrooms! Thanks for a terrific recipe...I will surely make this dish often!
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Bolognese Spaghetti Sauce with Sausage (Ground Beef)

Reviewed: May 30, 2010
This was a terrific recipe! Used half lean ground beef and half turkey sausage. Will make it again.
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Best Peanut Butter Cookies Ever

Reviewed: Apr. 25, 2010
Wonderful little critters, they are! Went to Pops in the Park Concert and was trying to find something that would be delicous and travel well. Made exactly as indicated...made a big hit ... to the point I was asked to post the recipe on the meetup's website. Thanks Bakingnuts for a super peanut butter cookie! (Next time I plan to try them with 1/2 cup less sugar and use brown sugar instead of white).
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Ken's Perfect Hard Boiled Egg (And I Mean Perfect)

Reviewed: Apr. 5, 2010
I made these eggs exactly as directed. They are amazing...the egg is cooked to perfection and the shell falls off the egg when cracked-how much more easy can it be!? Thanks Ken for a terrific recipe!
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Cinnamon Sugar Biscotti

Reviewed: Dec. 20, 2009
Very tasty and beautiful! Made as directed. These will definitely be added to my tried/tested/keeper book. Thank you for sharing a lovely recipe!
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Spinach and Leek White Bean Soup

Reviewed: Dec. 15, 2009
This is an excellent vegetarian dish. I made it exactly as directed (next time I will double the broth) except I used fresh canellini beans that I had cooked previously and froze in 16 oz packages and boxed chicken broth instead of canned.
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Acorn Squash

Reviewed: Dec. 13, 2009
I have been making acorn squash for years like this just for me since my significant other sticks his nose up to any vegetable. I have, however, not split the baking but willl do that today when I bake one for dinner. Acorn squash is also excellent plain which I sometimes do as I like cooking in the nude. Thank you for a reminder of a delicious and nutritious recipe.
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Tex-Mex Turkey Soup

Reviewed: Nov. 29, 2009
This soup is a definite 5+. I made a few changes to suit personal preference...we are not big tomatoe fans so I skiped the tomatoe soup, instead of canned tomatoes I seeded two large organic tomatoes and cut in small bits, skipped salsa, used fresh parsley from my garden, skipped boullion and instead used 3 cups organic chicken broth and 3 cups water, 3 cups of organic black turtle beans that I boiled for 1 1/2 hours and drained in place of canned beans, 1 cup frozen corn, light sour cream, skipped cilantro because didn't have any, added additional spices and hot sauce. Cooked on high for about 4 hours in crock pot. Before serving I squeezed fresh lime over each bowl; offered choice of recommended topings. As per advice of another reviewer I made my own tortilla chips and squeezed a bit of lime over them as well. Even my ever so picky significant other took a bite and said "this is good"...he even had a small second bowl. Good job, guys, keep em' coming! Happy Holidays!
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Libby's® Famous Pumpkin Pie

Reviewed: Nov. 26, 2009
An old time classic that I made this year with the input of Muscleman. I made exactly as recipe indicated except I thought I had ground cloves (they were whole) so so I added a little Nutmeg in its place. Less spices do enhance the flavor or the pie. Delicious and a nice ending to a turkey dinner. Thanks all!
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Roquefort Pear Salad

Reviewed: Nov. 23, 2009
I made this dish to take to a cooking club meetup and it was the hit of the party... even won the prize! I made it exactly as called for and will surely make it again and again! Thank you for such a terrific recipe!
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The Most Incredible Garlic Bread

Reviewed: Nov. 20, 2009
I have been making garlic bread this way for many years. I got the recipe from a chef. It always gets terrific reviews! Thanks for the recipe and the reminder of how terrific it is ...but you do have to watch it closely at it burns quickly.
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Mimi's Zucchini Pie

Reviewed: Nov. 7, 2009
This is an excellent recipe! The only changes I made were to substitute with brocoli as that is what I had on hand, stewed tomatoes for fresh as I was making stewed tomatoes from a recipe on this site, cut the oil to about 1/8 cup of EVOO and baked them in a lined/sprayed muffin tin for about 15 minutes for a grab and go morning meal. Next time if I have a group to cook for I will make it into a pie. Thanks Mimi!
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Bing Cherry Daiquiri

Reviewed: Jul. 27, 2010
Served them at a dinner party for 8 Saturday night! Everybody loved them! Only change I made was I did not infuse the cherries into rum and used a little extra rum... tossed scoops of washed, seeded and halved cherries into the blender with ice and rest of the ingredients and got wonderful frozen cherry daiquiris! Will definitely make again with fruits in season! Thanks for a terrific recipe...they kept the party going until dinner was served which was, by the way, peppered chicken breasts with cherry wine sauce!
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Tarragon Chicken Salad II

Reviewed: Aug. 9, 2010
This was very delic...substituted mayo with Cabot Geek Yogurt and sour cream...everyone loved it and leftovers great for sandwiches. Thanks for a terrific recipe!
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Awesome Baked Sea Scallops

Reviewed: Sep. 26, 2009
I made this dish tonight just for me! My male friend wanted marinated pork tenderloin on the grill and I don't eat meat and he doesn't eat scallops...so...since there were scallops in the freezer that needed to be eaten I sacrificed myself (wink)... I have been eyeing your recipe in my recipe box for awhile)! Very easy and delicious. Followed it exactly except I cut the recipe in half and used crushed onion and garlic croutons since we didn't have any breadcrumbs-I used less than what was suggested due to my own preference. Thanks StylinCook! I've been wowed!
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Whipped Cream Cream Cheese Frosting

Reviewed: Sep. 26, 2009
I decided to make this frosting because I had whipping cream that needed to be used...I'm glad I did! Made exactly as written except little less whipping cream... an awesome frosting for a "last minute decision" 4 layer red velvet cake which was courtesy of Sunny ... Thanks Tom for a great frosting and Sunny for a terrific cake recipe!
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One Bowl Chocolate Cake III

Reviewed: Sep. 24, 2009
This is an excellent cake. I have been making it for years from the back of Hershey's Cocoa with rave reviews! It always makes a hit and is the first dessert gone at any gathering!
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Sweet and Sour Meatballs I

Reviewed: Sep. 20, 2009
I have been making this recipe for years with excellent results. I make the meatballs with 1/2 ground turkey and 1/2 lean ground beef mixed with egg, little oatmeal for binding, garlic, onion, parsley or whatever I have on hand and then gently "brown" the meatballs on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. I then drain off excess fat and cool them enough to handle before adding them (couple at a time) to the crockpot with the already warm sauce and heat on low for a couple hours, giving them a gentle "toss" once or twice. Thank you for reminding me of this wonderful and easy recipe.
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Very Best Blueberry Cobbler!

Reviewed: Aug. 16, 2009
This was a terrific recipe. Used a little less milk in the dough and also added a little cinnamon to the dough as well. We served it with whipped cream to complete the presentation.
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Wine Fondue

Reviewed: Aug. 18, 2010
This was a terrific fondue. Used electric fondue dish so the wine sauce (which was delic) evaporated quickly so I added beef and chicken stock to continue the fun (no other changes)...delic and good conversational dinner... used beef fondue with onion-horseradish sauce from Beef fondue with Sauces from this site...this is definitely a keeper!
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