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Banana Banana Bread

Reviewed: Feb. 15, 2008
My only problem with this (and the recipe's merits far outweigh it) was being fooled by the "clean toothpaste" check. In other words, my toothpick, inserted in multiple places in the loaf, came out clean loooong before the bread was done. But once it finally did get done, it was delish!
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Pretzel Salad

Reviewed: Feb. 15, 2008
I absolutely love this. It's very rich, and most people at the luncheon where I served it could only handle one small serving. But they all raved about it.
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Hudson's Baked Tilapia with Dill Sauce

Reviewed: Mar. 28, 2009
Made this for company last night exactly as the recipe states. It was delicious, and I will happily make it again.
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Penne Pasta with Spinach and Bacon

Reviewed: Apr. 30, 2008
Mmmmmmm... we really liked this, including the two-year old and the not-a-big-veggie-person husband. I loved how simple it was to pull together! I used a bit more bacon than was specified and substituted turkey for regular but, other than that, stayed true to the recipe. I'll make it again soon.
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Fluffy Pancakes with Wheat Germ and Applesauce

Reviewed: Feb. 13, 2010
Delish! I stayed as close as I could to the recipe, though I had to use some vanilla yogurt + water instead of milk (last of the milk was sour--ick!) and white whole wheat flour instead of regular. But the resulting pancakes were delightful! I'll make them again soon.
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Pecan-Oatmeal Pancakes

Reviewed: Feb. 25, 2008
So yummy! Sort of like eating soft, airy oatmeal cookies with maple syrup. I used old fashioned oats, half whole wheat flour, and added some cinnamon, nutmeg and a healthy sploosh of vanilla. The cakes came out with a lovely, delicate flavor and a wonderful, chewy texture. I would eat these at least once a week if I could. The only downside is that these didn't meet my two-year old's definition of "pancake"--I think she was expecting the fluffy, melt-in-your-mouth variety.
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Ten Clove Garlic Marinade

Reviewed: May 3, 2008
Utterly scrumptious. We marinated boneless chicken breasts and chopped them up to serve as the main topping on assemble-your-own salads. Our guests agreed that the chicken tasted marvelous.
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Ginger Glazed Mahi Mahi

Reviewed: Jun. 22, 2009
Today was my first time making Mahi at home, and this recipe was super. Delicious, reasonably quick, easy. My husband, who is a fairly recent fish-convert and decided non-foodie, pronounced it "delightful"--unheard of high praise!
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Blonde Brownies III

Reviewed: May 3, 2008
Ooooooo, these are one of my new favorites. Following others' recommendations, I added 1 tsp. vanilla, reduced the flour to 2 and 1/2 cups, and baked in a 9x13" pan. I added some chocolate and white chocolate chips, and once a few butterscotch chips (skipped all nuts), and voila! An absolutely addictive dessert.
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Butter Brickle Frozen Delight

Reviewed: Apr. 7, 2007
This went over quite well when we had company last night. Might be a tad too sweet for some palates, but no one at my house left much on his/her plate! Note: I froze this for 4+ hours, and it still wasn't set as much as it should have been. I'll definitely make it a day ahead next time.
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Butterscotch Sauce II

Reviewed: Feb. 15, 2008
Yum! Just beware: if you are looking for a sauce that is thick and syrupy, this isn't it. It's quite liquidy.
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Caramel Bars

Reviewed: Oct. 23, 2011
These were nice, but they tasted MUCH better the day after making them. After reading other reviews, I tripled the dry mixture, used 32 caramels and extra tbsp. of cream. Used a 9 x 13 pan. Next time I would probably try only doubling the dry stuff.
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Hamburger Quiche

Reviewed: Oct. 12, 2006
We enjoyed this dish very much! Hearty and savory. I took the time to grate my own potatoes for the crust and fry up my own (turkey) bacon. We'll be making it again!
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J.P.'s Big Daddy Biscuits

Reviewed: Feb. 24, 2008
Very, very good. Raves reviews from our friends who were over for dinner. Followed the recipe strictly, except I used butter for the shortening and really didn't knead the dough (just used my hands to finish mixing it). The only way they could have been better is if they'd been a tad more flaky.
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A Hearty Green Bean and Sausage Casserole

Reviewed: Feb. 15, 2008
I tried this because I have had it with the traditional green bean casserole. This was a nice alternative. I used reduced sodium cream of chicken soup instead of mushroom. My grandfather couldn't say enough about this.
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Candy Cane Fudge

Reviewed: Feb. 15, 2008
I was somewhat skeptical, but this was very nice! My teenage (boy) cousins loved it and went out of their way to tell me so (which was impressive, I thought). Unfortunately, I wasn't able to achieve the pretty swirls, but some extra crushed candy saved the day.
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Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

Reviewed: Feb. 15, 2008
I'm not a peanut-butter cookie fan, but these were quite good. And my husband loved them. Best eaten a day or so after they are baked, in my estimation. (I used half a cup of whole wheat flour, just because I try to sneak it in whenever possible.) Next time I'd try old-fashioned oats instead of quickies.
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Jam Filled Butter Cookies

Reviewed: Dec. 25, 2011
A splash of vanilla and a pinch of salt, plus the sprinkle of confectioner's sugar, as other reviewers suggested, and these would easily get five-stars. Terrific little cookies!
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Satiny Chocolate Glaze

Reviewed: Feb. 13, 2007
This is a scrumptious cake topping, but I have to agree with one of the other reviewers--it's not what I was thinking of when I searched for "glaze". It's really almost too thick to pour, and I ended up using a knife to help spread it over my cake.
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Simple Southwestern Chicken Salad

Reviewed: Mar. 1, 2008
Made this for an easy dinner last night and everyone loved it--including my two-year old. I used three chicken breast halves and shredded them instead of cubing. Used just a tablespoon or so less than a full taco seasoning packet, along with low-fat mayo. Enjoyed the salad wrapped in flour tortillas with lettuce and a drizzle of ranch dressing. This is a keeper.
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