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    Poached Egg on Asparagus

    I made this a couple days ago for brunch and it was really tasty. Light and filling.
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    Japanese Milk Bread

    Lee, sent me a PIN to this recipe and I had to try it. It turned out pretty good for my first time. lol It's almost cool enough to slice into, can't wait!!
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    Cabbage and Noodles

    Lee, it's funny you bring this up now. I've got some cooking on the stove now, using up my leftover cabbage. lol I know a lot of people that do add some type of cheese to this. Goat cheese and cottage cheese come to mind. I've never tried it that way as I'm rooted in the way my grandmother...
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    Congo Bars

    Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups a-p flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. salt 3/4 cup unsalted butter, melted and cooled 1-1/2 cups light brown sugar 2 eggs 1-1/2 tsp. vanilla 1-1/2 cups unsweetened shredded coconut (toasted if you'd like) 1 cup walnuts (or pecans if you prefer) 1/2 cup semi-sweet...
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    I made the paczki tonight to take into work. I didn't make the custard ones but I'm going to try it later in the week in a different kind of doughnut.
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    Corn Chowder with BBQ Shrimp

    Ingredients: 4 slices of bacon 1 small onion, diced 1/2 red pepper, diced 2 cloves of garlic, minced 2 teaspoons flour 1 cup of diced potatoes 4 cups of fresh corn cut off the cob (this took 7 medium cobs for me) 2 cups of chicken stock 2 1/2 cups milk 1/4 cup cream or half and half 1/2 pound...
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    Loaded Cauliflower

    I saw this recipe on FB and just had to try it. Really good and will make it again. Ingredients: 1 head of cauliflower, cut into bit size pieces 6-8 strips of bacon, cooked and crumbled 6 T. chopped chives (I used scallions) 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup sour cream 2 cups Colby-Jack cheese (or...
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    Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1/3 cup cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar 2/3 cup pecans, chopped 1 large egg, beaten 1 T. butter or margarine, melted 1 tsp. vanilla Preparation: Combine flour, butter and cream cheese in bowl and beat well...
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    Chicken Spinach Skillet

    Ingredients: 3 T olive oil 1 lb. b/s chicken breasts, cut into bite size pieces 1 tsp. Italian seasoning 1 cup diced onion 1 tsp. minced garlic 2-1/2 cups chicken broth 1 can fire-roasted diced tomatoes 2-1/2 cups uncooked, dry penne pasta 1/2 tsp. crushed red pepper 1/2 cup half and half 1 cup...
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    Italian sausage won tons

    INGREDIENTS: 1 pkg. won ton wrappers 1 lb. Italian sausage (I used hot) 2 cups shredded cheese (Monterey Jack, Cheddar, etc.) 1/4 cup Ranch dressing 1 small red bell pepper, chopped small Preparation: Preheat oven to 350F. Press won ton wrappers into muffin pan. Bake for 5 minutes or until...
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    Mushroom Melt

    This is my new favorite grilled cheese sandwich. 1T. butter 1T. Olive oil 2 shallots, sliced (or 1 small onion) 8 oz. mushrooms, any kind you like or a mixture of several 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp. thyme 1/4 cup white wine (or chicken broth) salt and pepper 1T. parsley, chopped 1 cup...
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    Ingredients: Crust: 1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened at room temperature 6 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt Filling: 1 can apple pie filling 1/2 jar caramel ice cream topping Topping: 2 cups rolled oats 1 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup packed...
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    Caramel Apple Mini Cheesecake w/Streusel Topping

    Crust 10 graham crackers sheets, finely crushed (1 1/3 cups) 2 1/2 Tbsp granulated sugar 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 6 Tbsp unsalted butter, melted Streusel 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup quick oats 1/4 cup + 2 Tbsp packed light-brown sugar 1/4 tsp ground...
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    Garlic/Parmesan Wings

    Hey Lee!! Here's the recipe you requested. :mrgreen: I hope you enjoy them! 3/4 cup butter, melted 3-4 garlic cloves, minced 1/4 cup green can Parmesan cheese 12-20 chicken wings Fresh Parmesan cheese, shredded Melt butter and add minced garlic and parmesan cheese. Cook for 5 minutes. Grill...
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    Bacon Cracker Appetizers

    Ingredients: 1 package Club Crackers 1 pound Thin Sliced Bacon Grated Parmesan Cheese Preparation: Lay crackers face up on a cookie sheet. Top each cracker with about 1 tsp. Parmesan cheese. Cut the bacon slices in half and carefully wrap each cheese covered cracker in...