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Reviewed Chocolate Orange Mousse

Jan 16, 2013 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

Another huge winner for the Barefoot in Paris series! My whole family loved this mousse! I have done my share of baking and had no problems at all. I can see how people would have trouble because the attatchments that need to be used are important to the success of the recipe. I followed it exactly except I did take other reviewers advice and st"

Reviewed Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic

Jan 16, 2013 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

"Spectacular" ! Made this for the whole family including two teens and everyone raved! I used bone-in thighs and breasts and it came out great. We made mashed potatoes with it and the sauce was incredible to pour on top! I thought the recipe needed more salt, I was not generous enough. This will now be one of our staple dinners!"

Reviewed Beef Bourguignon

Jan 5, 2013 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

This is an outstanding dish! Keep in mind it is very time consuming but a lot of fun to prepare and wow the flavor is incredible! I followed the recipe exactly. We made the lighting of the cognac on fire a family event, so fun, what a perfect Sunday night dinner. The meat was delicious and tender. I bought a small bottle of cognac which was $11 "

Reviewed Chocolate Caramel Brownies

Jan 5, 2013 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

I thought these were just average. They were extremely sweet with the caramel added on top and the chocolate chips as well. I used Ghirardelli fudge brownie mix so maybe that was just not a good choice. Probably will not try again, family said they were ok."

Reviewed Rosemary Polenta

Jan 5, 2013 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

This is a great recipe, however, I made the big mistake of not adding the cornmeal slowly which resulted in lumps that I could not get out. Looking forward to trying it again and correcting this, it had wonderful flavor. Keep in mind this recipe make an enormous amount. Also, I used all of the liquid and the consistency was perfect."

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