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    Dried Pitted Dates

    Shipped by mistake by one of our vendors 50 pounds of dates. What to do with that many I have no clue, help please. Also received 50 pounds of dried apricots, made preserves and pie filling from them. CF
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    Tri Tip, its Good

    Inspired by Ross, Tri-Tip on the egg. Seasoned with fiesta brand uncle Chris steak seasoning with added black pepper. Wrap and then in the frig over night and most of the day. Removed from frig and let come to room temp.CF Seasoned: Seared at 600° reduce temp to 350° smoke with hickory until...
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    Cheese slicer

    Att: Adillo found this ,looks to be durable. No cutting wire uses a blade. CF [/URL][/IMG]
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    Need Pie Crust info

    Pie crust for custard pies. I have blind baked, brushed with egg whites and tried a few with brushed jam. The custard still soaks the crust. OK I give up whats the secret to keep this from happening. CF
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    Pink Slime is back
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    New Kitchen Toy's

    We had a bunch of points on one of our company credit cards. So we got these. Haven't used them yet but am about to. Our old mixer was a 6 quart this one is a 7 quart. Making ginger cookies today.:wink:
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    Venison Snacks

    This is not summer sausage, just venison sausage with Red Chile Flakes,Spices Hickory Smoke and cheddar Cheese. I was going to make link sausage but had the casing for these so here goes. CF Reader For Smoke: Just Good Eats:
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    Not Prime Rib

    Our Mexican store runs select bone in rib eye steak on sale for $3.59 pound. I had the butcher cut me about a 4# end cut for a roast. I did not trim any fat, seasoned heavy with salt and black pepper. Cranked up the grill to about 600° added a little pecan wood for smoke. Seared on all sides for...
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    Its Brunch Time - Steamed Eggs

    Brunch time, missed breakfast. Ham, Steamed Eggs with roasted Padron Chiles, Mighty fine about 9:30 this morning. CF :smile:
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    Bavarian Apple Pancake

    Haven't a clue as to where I got this recipe. But made one this morning, Its good. We did the Maple syrup and butter. CF Bavarian Apple Pancake 3 eggs 1 cup all purpose flour 1 cup whole milk 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1 tablespoon sugar 2 tart apples (granny smith) 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest 4...
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    The new Kitchen

    Yea, I can cook again. Just a few corrections needed to please me, and its over (for now). All new appliances, Dish washer, ice maker, refrigerator, freezer, stove top vent hood, warming drawer, double oven, 2 sinks, black granite counter top, microwave, 2 garbage disposal and new tile floor. GE...
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    Gum Drops

    I have an internet friend that is looking to buy lemon gumdrops. Not assorted flavors just lemon. Not lemon drops either , gumdrops. Any help will make him happy. I have not been able to find them. Thanks CF
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    Vacuum Bag (food saver)

    I am needing a supply of food saver bags. I see ebay and other company's sell them. Anybody ever use other than food saver? Want to save all I can and still have quality bags. Thanks CF
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    Hope this works for you. CF
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    brined,Cured and Smoked

    Smoking Chickens: I have eaten a lot of smoked poultry, but never did it myself. So here is my story. I did add some black pepper and mango juice. Came out tender, juicy and tasty. Although kind of bland, needed some spice.CF Recipe: Simple curing brine: Wet Cure For every 1 gallon of water...