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Red Velvet Cupcakes

Reviewed: Aug. 24, 2010
The cupcakes came out great (I used Duncan Hines red velvet cake mix). The frosting on the otherhand we didn't care for. The Cool Whip over powered the cream cheese and made it taste like Cool Whip . I scrapped the Cool Whip and made the recipe with double the cream cheese and butter, and added powdered sugar to taste. Then it was fantastic. Don't use the Cool Whip unless you like Cool Whip flavored frosting.
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Lemon Orange Frosting

Reviewed: Sep. 5, 2010
it was just okay. I had to add A LOT of lemon juice to give it any flavor besides confectioner's sugar.
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Chef John's Chicken Cacciatore

Reviewed: Apr. 17, 2013
I made this as written except I used chicken thighs. In the video, I thought he said to keep all the chicken run-off after browning. I wish I would have stuck with my mind and drained it. The meal was so greasy I couldn't taste anything else. If you make this with thighs, PLEASE drain it before putting everything else in. It was a waste of food in my house.
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Weeknight Pork Chops

Reviewed: Aug. 24, 2010
I love love love this recipe! It's so easy and quick! I don't always have strawberry jam so I've used blackberry, boysenberry, raspberry, etc. and they were all fantastic! Don't be afraid to experiment with the jams or even worse, not make it because you don't have the "right" flavor! I fry my chops in the pan and glaze them with the sauce for the last few minutes of frying. To die for! Thanks for this one!
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Bloody Mary Short Ribs

Reviewed: Dec. 7, 2010
Soo good. I added the garlic and the low sodium stock and it was great. It wasn't very difficult, even for a novice like me. Because of the tomatoes, it was even better the next day. Everyone loved it. This recipe's a keeper :)
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Johnny Marzetti IV

Reviewed: Jan. 19, 2013
What an easy and delicious recipe! I had only a few ingredients to work with since the weather was crazy, so when I found this, I made it and hoped for the best. WOW was I surprised! Unlike other reviewers, I didn't get a beefaroni or hamburger helper vibe at all. This recipe was delicious! It's a keeper!
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Four Cheese Margherita Pizza

Reviewed: Jan. 19, 2013
Way too greasy and salty! I love grease and salt but this was overkill. If I ever make this again, I'll probably use less than 1/2 the recommended oil and no salt. What was weird was that the first slice right out of the oven was good but when I ate the 2nd slice it was logged with oil. Sorry, not for me.
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World's Best Lasagna

Reviewed: Oct. 15, 2012
This was amazing! It was so good I almost did not want to share! I followed the other reviewers advice and cooked the sauce longer. I didn't add any extra salt,and I used a lot of fresh basil and garlic. I couldn't find any sweet Italian sausage so I just used regular Italian sausage. I felt like a real cook after making this, lol. I never thought I'd ever be able to make a lasagna that was better than the store-bought kind. I will definitely be making this again.
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Banana Cream Pie I

Reviewed: Sep. 1, 2010
Made it again and it's great! I think the problem with my first one (and other people's pie) is that I didn't cook the custard long enough. I expected it to thicken in the fridge...NOT the case. I had to cook it while stirring for 10-15 minutes for it to thicken. It should really say that in the directions! Also I didn't bake it. Next time I wanna try banana liqueur in it.
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Deviled Eggs

Reviewed: Aug. 24, 2010
super yummy and easy to make!
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Incredibly Cheesy Turkey Meatloaf

Reviewed: Aug. 24, 2010
It's awesome. Very easy to make, even by a novice like myself. I was a little thrown off by the cheese, but it turned out great. I added onions and garlic, and it was good. I've made it twice and my family loved it.
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Becki's Oven Barbecue Chicken

Reviewed: Jan. 1, 2014
Delicious with the reviewer revisions. I've made this several times and it's a hit each time! I cooked it covered for the 1st 30 minutes, then basted it and cooked it uncovered for the remaining 15. Sticky and delectable.
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Vietnamese Fresh Spring Rolls

Reviewed: Sep. 7, 2013
Warning: Don't put these on a paper plate! I learned the hard way that the wrapper sticks to it and they rip open when you pick them to eat! Don't let the wet wrappers touch each either! I made this today and it was good, but bland. While it was easy to make, it was time consuming to put it together. I added cucumbers and carrots. I used regular basil since I couldn't find the Thai variety. It was really good looking, but my only qualm is that it needs more flavor in the noodles. The sauces were good too.
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Sweet and Sour Sauce I

Reviewed: Aug. 4, 2013
Delicious! I made it as written and served it with "Cindi's Egg Rolls". Perfect and simple.
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Fried Rice Restaurant Style

Reviewed: Jan. 28, 2013
It was mush. The flavor of the rice itself wasn't bad, but a very far cry from anything "restaurant style". I won't be making this ever again.
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The Ultimate Burger Topping

Reviewed: Jan. 19, 2013
Wow oh wow!! I made this for my family because the ingredients sound so good and I was so right! It was a HUGE hit! I followed the directions to a T and it was amazing. I took other reviewers advice and chopped up the bacon before hand. This is definitely a keeper! Thanks for submitting!
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Bake Sale Lemon Bars

Reviewed: Dec. 3, 2010
We just didn't like them. They were too sweet and goopy. I followed gornmetmommy's directions but it just didn't turn out well. Very disappointing.
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Lemon Poke Cake II

Reviewed: Sep. 5, 2010
Very moist and delicious. Great. I will do it again.
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Green Bean Casserole I

Reviewed: Oct. 20, 2013
Loved this! I added cheddar cheese and 1/2 a sautéed onion. I didn't have any sour cream so I used 1/2 a cup of half and half. I also added a little garlic and onion powders. Lastly, because I used canned beans, I omitted the salt. It was 1/2 gone before I could bake the the remaining onions on top! So creamy! It was so good! Perfect for a cool fall day.
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Alfredo Sauce

Reviewed: Sep. 1, 2013
I made this tonight and it was absolutely delicious! I added a bit of flour to the butter to help thicken it because I only had half and half. I also added a minced clove of garlic to it. It was fantastic!!! It was so quick and easy too. I used freshly shredded Parm and Romano. It was creamy and didn't clump at all. Highly recommend this one!
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