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Cornish Hens with Coffee Liqueur Sauce

Cornish Hens with Coffee Liqueur Sauce

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"Amaze you family and friends with this stunning main dish. Cornish game hens stuffed with fruit and roasted with a coffee liqueur glaze." — by WKMKTG 
The Attention-Hungry Turkey of Moistness

The Attention-Hungry Turkey of Moistness

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"Simple, classic roast turkey: the skin is rubbed with seasoned butter and then the bird is roasted and basted until golden." — by strictlyrouge 
Seafood Pot Pie

Seafood Pot Pie

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"Break into the flaky puff pastry crust and you'll find a delectable pot pie filling packed with shrimp, imitation crabmeat and lots of vegetables. It's an impressive dish . . . and only you'll know how easy it is to make!" — by Campbell's Kitchen 
Easter Ham

Easter Ham

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"A classic Easter combination of pineapple and ham, this easy main dish is sweet with honey and brown sugar." — by Alison 
Best Mac 'N Cheese Ever!

Best Mac 'N Cheese Ever!

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"This version of macaroni and cheese is rich with cheese, sour cream, and butter, but it's great for a once-in-awhile treat or a special occasion." — by CASS CLARK 
Italian Sausage and Mushroom Lasagna with Bechamel Sauce

Italian Sausage and Mushroom Lasagna with Bechamel Sauce

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"The bechamel adds a little something special to this wonderful lasagna, made with Italian sausage, brown cremini mushrooms, and plenty of marinara sauce and cheese." — by Valerie's Kitchen 
Game Hen Stuffed with Wild Rice and Mushrooms

Game Hen Stuffed with Wild Rice and Mushrooms

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"Here's a special holiday meal just right for two. A Cornish game hen is stuffed with wild rice and mushrooms, then roasted with seasonings and butter. The hen is ready in less than 1 hour of baking time." — by Stephanie Teeter 
Adams Family Duck

Adams Family Duck

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"A splendid roasted duck, stuffed with a fruity raisin stuffing, is served with an orange reduction sauce. It's the centerpiece to an unforgettable dinner." — by The Magpie 
Diane's Beef Stroganoff

Diane's Beef Stroganoff

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"You don't need canned soup to make an elegant, rich beef and mushroom Stroganoff to serve over egg noodles. Plenty of simmering time will build the flavor." — by cullinanpat 
Mini Beef Wellingtons with Red Wine Sauce

Mini Beef Wellingtons with Red Wine Sauce

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"This recipe was given to me by a dear friend. It's perfect for a special occasion, and is as good as you'll get from any restaurant. The filets are topped with a mixture of liver pate (pate de foie gras) and mushrooms and wrapped with puff pastry and served with a red wine sauce!" — by MSVIC04 
Apple Pie Ham

Apple Pie Ham

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"Sweetened apples, mustard, barbeque sauce and honey make a delightful ham glaze. This ham recipe is an old favorite in my husband's family. The sauce it is cooked in is delicious served with the ham as well." — by Kendra 
Holiday Turkey With Honey Orange Glaze

Holiday Turkey With Honey Orange Glaze

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"Orange marmalade and honey make a toothsome combination in this delightful holiday dish." — by keeky27 
Sparkling Grilled Ham

Sparkling Grilled Ham

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"A big slice of ham, with a fruity marinade of sparkling grape juice, orange juice and spices." — by Andrew 
Cornish Hens with Garlic Cream Cheese

Cornish Hens with Garlic Cream Cheese

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"Four simple ingredients are all you need to make a savory and rich Cornish hen main dish. Serve alongside warm French bread." — by Rachel Armont 
Roasted Turkey, Navy Style

Roasted Turkey, Navy Style

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"Roasted turkey is so juicy and flavorful when the bird is stuffed with carrots, onions, celery, and seasonings, and a whole bottle of white wine is poured through the turkey. Butter under the breast skin keeps the meat juicy while the skin bakes crisp and brown. " — by JJChefMEM 
Slow Cooker Herbed Turkey Breast

Slow Cooker Herbed Turkey Breast

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"A boneless turkey breast simmers with herbs and white wine in the slow cooker until the meat is juicy and tender." — by Andersonfam09 
Cajun Prime Rib Roast

Cajun Prime Rib Roast

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"This is a great roast with a spicy, crispy crust. The heat of the oven removes a bit of the bite of the hot sauce. Enjoy!" — by RSTANZA 
Smoked Standing Rib Roast

Smoked Standing Rib Roast

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"This is a sure-fired winner with any beef lover. It takes a little while to prepare, so be patient, but trust me, you will love this. The recipe yields the most tender and flavorful meat imaginable, and also has great eye appeal." — by Ed 
Super Crispy Roasted Goose

Super Crispy Roasted Goose

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"Impress your holiday guests with this crisp, moist, and undeniably delicious roasted goose. The recipe requires a day or two of advance preparation, but the results will create memories to last a lifetime, and maybe even inspire a seasonal tradition." — by Christine L. 
Spiced Ham Loaf

Spiced Ham Loaf

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"This was my grandfather's contribution to the Christmas table. A nice twist on the meatloaf recipe." — by Lynette Campton 
 
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